Limitless Encounters – Endless Possibilities for the DM

Death By Mage

The growth and accessibility to products, ideas, and content has accelerated the mainstream appeal of tabletop roleplaying games since 2014, which hallmarked the emergence of Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition. The new ruleset streamlined the difficult process of making and running games for incumbent and inexperienced Dungeon Masters (DMs). For veteran DMs and players, the various editions and supplements gave experience and education that proved invaluable for the new generation of players and DMs.

The most difficult role for any D&D or roleplaying playgroup is being the DM/GM. The amount of preparation includes anything from having a “basic” understanding of the rules, establishing encounters, worldbuilding, player-character focused development, and narrative development. It’s an especially tough task for a new DM who has no prior tabletop RPG experience, let alone any experience with D&D. Often times, the amount of work necessary to run even a decent game can seem daunting and…

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About Jack

BRIEF BIO: Jack Gunter is a writer of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and songs. He is the co-owner of Open Door Communications, a copywriter, an inventor, and a former broker and private investigator. He is a naturalist and an amateur scientist and cryptologist. He likes to compose music and to design and play games and puzzles of all types. He homeschooled his children. He lives in the Upstate of South Carolina with his beautiful wife, talented two daughters, his old friend and Great Dane Sam, and his three Viking Cats.

Posted on June 10, 2016, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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