- Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition Playtest overview.Posted 224 days ago
25 Cleric Character Hooks
Continuing the hooks series, today we have a bunch of priestly ones for your holy edification. Many came out as missions rather than internal character struggles or personality quirks. More actionable than character-revealing this time around....
- Posted 953 days ago
Plot flowchart example
Reader Yong Kyosunim sent in one of his plot planning documents. This was in response to Campaign Mastery’s recent post on plot flowcharts . Check it out: An example plot flowchart You can download the plot...
- Posted 955 days ago
Neurons & Lobes: Examining Psionics, Part 2 of 5
In part 1, I explained that the imminant advent in my supers campaign of a character who is a powerful psionic has had me thinking about Telepathy quite a bit recently. I then began to excerpt...
- Posted 957 days ago
Interviewing Potential Players
How to find local gamers You have a vacancy in your gaming group and decide to advertise for a new player. Because there are many places online and offline potential players might look for groups you...
- Posted 960 days ago
The Mind’s Eye: Examining Psionics, Part 1 of 5
Lately I’ve been thinking about Telepathy quite a lot. I know that a psionic character will be joining the team in the next phase of my Zenith-3 superhero campaign, and I want to have the a...
- Posted 964 days ago
Game Master Tool Illustrated: Plot Flowcharts
Today I want to share a simple and fast way that makes planning easier. I was going through old gaming papers recently and came across a partially crafted plot flowchart. This would be a short plot...
- Posted 967 days ago
“How Hard Can It Be?” – Skill Checks under the microscope
Fans will recognise the quote used as the title of this article as something often said by Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear when the trio of presenters are about to attempt a challenge posed by the...
- Posted 971 days ago
High Elf Generator + Dice Giveaway Contest
Win a set of Elven Rune dice - details at end of post Q-Workshop sent me a set of orange elven dice. The design and graceful script on their faces would give great luck to any...
- Posted 974 days ago
Jolting The Status Quo
I created two illustrations for this article and couldn't decide which one to use. So I've used both. Life’s full of surprises. Some are pleasant; others challenge us, and may even seem overwhelming. Take me, for...
- Posted 978 days ago
Ask The GMs: How to set up a fun fishing mini game
Campaign Mastery reader Andy S. asks, “I want to set up a fishing mini game, and I have all the fish and weight/length charts. I just want a better challenge then a STR vs. STR(strength) one...
- Posted 981 days ago