On the 25th of May at 1pm PST, or 8 pm GMT depending on which ocean you call home, the first LIVE stream episode of How to be a Great GM presents Ghosts of Saltmarsh – Call of the Kraken airs on the official D&D twitch channel; twitch.tv/dnd.
1st to the 4th August, 2019, sees a half million roleplayers and other hobbyists descend upon Indianapolis, Indiana, in the USA for the biggest gaming event of the year: GenCon. This year, How to be a Great GM will be there in force!
We take a look at asking questions out of the game (after the game) to enhance your game. We take a look at player character goals, direction, group goals and individual player goals.
Your character is being hunted, or is on the run, or being chased by their past. We take a look at how you can play a hunted character and the traits you should keep in mind. We look at the goal, the end game and inclusiveness.
Culture, we look at how we can use it but also how we can go about creating it for our game, we take a look at diversity, how it fits in the game and then working through the worksheet.
In this video we look at where you can find players, but also what to look for when deciding on who should be part of your table or if you want to be part of theirs! We make use of our own platform: https://www.rpgtablefinder.com
You’ve captured an npc.. and you job is to be a detective for an adventure.. so how exactly do you get your npc to spill the details? We look at how you can approach it and do it in a way that makes sense!