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Looking for advice/reactions on this potential story railroad. - Started by Avric_Tholomyes

Alright, so I have a plan for a campaign once my current GM gets burnt out (which, from what he's said to me seems like it'll be in about...

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Hunter-Man 4 months ago
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Improv Games: How they help you DM better! - Started by kamarihi

Player 1: "Alright, kick in the door, full strength accompanied with a charge! *rolls 19+10*"DM: "The door explodes at the edge, wooden...

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Blugathor 4 months ago
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Drawing Battlemaps - Started by peteyrock

I'm new to planning out my maps ahead of time. I've used plenty of premade ones, dungeon tiles, etc. But, I want to really challenge my...

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yronimosw 14 months ago
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Dealing with meta-gaming - Started by Vobeskhan

Hi guys,in the past I have given my players a lot of lee-way in regards to meta-gaming, in particular within our DnD Encounters groups...

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yronimosw 14 months ago
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Read Aloud Text: An idea to overcome it. - Started by yetrin

I was reading on the DM's page on the website an article by Chris Young about too much (or too little) text being read aloud during...

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yronimosw 14 months ago
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What Kind of Magic Does This Item Possess? - Started by Pawn-of-Chaos

When characters obtain new magical items from a treasure hoard, how do you as the DM let them know the exact nature of the magic?For...

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I_smile_alot 15 months ago
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Creating Artifacts, Sets and the balancing - Started by MothSlayer

Note at all of my players who might read this: this contains potential story spoilers (looking at you Christian). I advise against...

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MothSlayer 16 months ago
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Shards of Upgradium - Started by Tharc

Just thought I'd throw this out there. I battle with the over/under powered...as a solution, I've decided to be a stingy DM...I don't...

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dragonlord67jg 2 years ago
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Intimidate revisited... - Started by Tharc

Seeing as we have a sorcerer who's intimidate at level 8 is somthing like 22-23 before the roll, I had to revisit intimidate...here is...

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Tharc 2 years ago
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Keeping track - Started by goshalaten

It is quite handy to have a scrap piece of paper on you. You can just write anything on it, for example the HP of various monsters or...

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Tharc 2 years ago
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Heraldry - Started by ruse

I am dying to find a good online download to create heraldry for various kingdoms and all the earls/dukes/barons etc therein. Does anyone...

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acm1tchell 2 years ago
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looking for advice on a skill challenge - Started by silvester

I'm looking to design a skill challenge for a party of 7 PCs most of whom just made level 4.At level 4 we have a weapon fighter, a...

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silvester 2 years ago
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Looking for sandbox(y) advice - Started by silvester

My group mostly finished "Keep on the Shadowfell" and we took a break to play some "Call of Cthulhu". We're about finished there and I...

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silvester 2 years ago
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Combat Chart Sheets - Started by BoByeBarbarian

Where are all the Combat Chart sheets on-line for D&D like there was for 1st & 2nd edtion?U dont need a large stack of character...

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tsukimasu 2 years ago
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Tip:1/ You don't need to roll initiative for most monsters, just take a 10. This will speed up game play with out seriously changing combat balance. I only roll for a named npc or a solo monster. I started this when I wiped out a party by having all - Started by Steeldoom

Tip:1/ You don't need to roll initiative for most monsters, just take a 10. This will speed up game play with out seriously changing...

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gandalftheplaid 3 years ago
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DM'ing Made Easy - Started by gargs454

Hey All.  I've started a series of blog posts designed to help new DM's and those who want to DM but are pressed for time.  There was a...

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I_smile_alot 3 years ago
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So you say you want to Roleplay huh? - Started by armyvetdm

Wrote up a short blog detailing my thoughts on roleplaying at the table.community.wizards.com/armyvetdm/blog/201... 

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armyvetdm 3 years ago
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Photo printing Dungeon Tiles - Started by wanderingclover

I have VERY limited printing options where I'm at. There's no kinko's or UPS store and my personal printer is pretty crappy. I've been...

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m0shing_smurf 3 years ago
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Balancing Created Classes - Started by Sc4r3cr0w

I am creating my own unique world setting. I am creating/editing the classes for this world, but I'm having trouble developing these...

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Steeldoom 3 years ago
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DM Notes - Best Practices - Started by khaba

I am interested in finding a good way to keep DM notes.  My group plays online, using Skype and MapTool.  We also use pbWorks wiki's to...

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gargs454 4 years ago
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Tips for an Evil Group - Started by dragonjj

My DnD group is very interested in playing an Evil Alignment group, I don't play Evil so I tend to DM for Good or at least Nuetral...

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I_smile_alot 4 years ago
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Need Adventure building tips. - Started by vinciente

I really need some help here, because I can come up with lots of things & just not know how to divide them into "Adventure Modules"....

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peter_seckler 4 years ago
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How to keep things flowing quickly - Started by GrandMasterJR

Hey there fellow DMers,I'm a relatively new DM. Our group got together and started playing a few months back using 4E rules. I've been...

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red2 4 years ago
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City Building Tips - Started by holyhair

I have found city building difficult the few times I attempted it. I never Finished a city, or even a small/medium village because of...

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darrkis 4 years ago
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Group Question - Started by MWSAber

How many of you called the 800 number this past weekend?I did, twice.Call 1 was what happens when a PC is marked by more than 1 creature....

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nessun_dorma 4 years ago
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