Tag: combat

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Tabletop Action Scene Lessons from Professional Wrestling

Take lessons from professional wrestling to step up your tabletop action scenes.
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Gobble-ins, Centaurkeys,and Thanksgiving One-Shots

Happy American Thanksgiving, everybody! I expect most people are reading this on Thursday, because they are drinking as ...
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e-D&D and Parallel Experiences

In a lot of ways, I’m a curmudgeon of a luddite who is afeared of technology. I mean, ...
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Too Much of a Good Thing: Success and Magic Items

Instead of helping people get to know D&D creatures and their lore, this week we will discuss something ...
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Get to Know the Scarecrow

Welcome to Fall. The time of year where we lament that it is still too warm for this ...
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Burden of Knowledge Design

One of the common usages of “burden of knowledge” is describing a situation where you need in-depth exposure ...
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The Age of Retiarius

I had something else planned for this week, but then I read the July round of rules answers ...
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Five Essential Lessons for New DMs in D&D

Since the release of 5th Edition, I’ve run into many DMs trying their hand at D&D for the ...
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Dealing with Difficult Players – A DM’s Guide

If you spend enough time roleplaying, either as a player or as a DM, you will eventually encounter ...
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5 D&D Campaigns Inspired By Reality Television

I’m thinking about the Bachelor, Hell’s Kitchen, and So You Think You Can Dance! Okay, I’m really not ...