Dungeon Master

Table Tools

What Are Stars and Wishes? A Guide to TTRPG Session Feedback for the Anxious GM

Every game master wants to do their best and knows their table enjoys their efforts for the game.   But with feedback, it...

Session PrepTable Tools

Dungeon Master Checklist: 6 Things the Pros Do After Finishing a TTRPG Game Session

So you just finished running three, four, maybe more hours of D&D or Vampire: the Masquerade or Monster of the Week. Whatever it...

Game EducationGame Mastering

How Game Masters Can Avoid Burnout

Being a Game Master (GM) can be a rewarding experience—but it can also be incredibly exhausting.  You spend hours prepping for every session, developing creative...

Game BusinessGame Mastering

Should Professional Dungeon Masters Charge Money for Session Zero?

So today, I want to talk about why you should charge for Session Zero—and how you can get hesitant players on board.  ...

How to Play

Starting Loot: What You Need to Play Dungeons and Dragons

I’m often questioned about the gear needed to get started with D&D, so I thought it was worth a quick post! This isn’t...

Game Business

Dungeons & Dragons Can Be a Lucrative Side Hustle

 Brancaccio: What does a dungeon master do?   Pilon: A dungeon master in the game of Dungeons & Dragons is the person who leads...

Game MasteringSession Prep

How to Set Up Your D&D Game Online

So you can’t play D&D at the table with your friends right now. The pandemic has put a stop to that. But that...

Game EducationGame ResourcesHow to Play

Dungeons & Dragons Essentials Kit Unboxing

Click the video play button above to see an unboxing of the Dungeons & Dragons Essentials Kit by Wizards of the Coast! This...

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