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Learning to Play Advanced Dungeons & Dragons 2nd Edition

When I first started playing Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) I began, like many other new players in the early 2000s, with Dungeons and Dragons Third Edition (D&D 3e). At the time I started playing there were more than a dozen groups playing role-playing games at our local gaming store. All of them played D&D 3e,… Continue reading Learning to Play Advanced Dungeons & Dragons 2nd Edition

Blog Notes

Blogging Tip: Make It Easy On Your Readers

As some of you reading this will remember, and those of you new to me will soon find out, I read a lot of role-playing blogs. My goal in doing so is to energize my imagination so that I can become a more creative Game Master (GM). About 75% of the blogs I read are… Continue reading Blogging Tip: Make It Easy On Your Readers

Traps

Traps, Not Just for Ex-Girlfriends Anymore.

When I first started running Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) I tended to treat traps as an exercise in dice rolling to overcome the challenge I had placed before my players. There was the roll to detect the trap and then another roll to disarm it. All this rolling tended to make for rather dull gameplay.… Continue reading Traps, Not Just for Ex-Girlfriends Anymore.

Blog Notes

2019 is Here and I Barely Remember 2018

Just a quick, little post to help keep my goals in mind so that I can look back here at the end of 2019 and see how far I've come along. 2019 Goals Cut my physical library down by at least half. A lot of these books are just taking up space and it's time… Continue reading 2019 is Here and I Barely Remember 2018