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Crafting Mythologies for Your Campaign

One of my favorite aspects of world-building for a campaign is crafting a pantheon of gods and weaving ...
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How to Make A Basic Conlang, Part 3: Verbs

In the previous articles, we looked at how to create phonology for our language and we began creating ...
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How to Make A Basic Conlang, Part 2: Nouns

Last week, we tackled the first step in creating a constructed language: choosing the sounds. It was also ...
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How to Make A Basic Conlang, Part 1: Sounds

Creating a conlang, aka constructed language, for your Dungeons & Dragons world can be summarized into three basic ...
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How to Incorporate Conlangs into your Campaign

Using a conlang, also known as a constructed language, can add a lot of exciting depth and verisimilitude ...
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Five D&D Creatures That Punch Above Their Challenge Rating

A huge part of being a Dungeon Master is choosing monsters for the players to face. Although combat ...
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Tips on how to run great one on one sessions ...

Thumbnail image from Critical Role’s Stephen Colbert’s D&D Adventure with Matthew Mercer Lately, I’ve been creating a really ...
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Five Aspects of an Authentic D&D Character

In tabletop roleplaying games like Dungeons & Dragons, players create their own characters and Dungeon Masters create dozens ...
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Five Magic Items to Inspire Player Creativity

Magic items are a huge part of any Dungeons & Dragons game. Players love getting them. DMs love ...
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Five Tips for Engaging Players

The schedules have finally aligned! You and your friends are gathered for a tabletop game night.  You’ve jotted ...