Role-playing Games

How To Kick Someone Out Of Your D&D Group

How To Kick Someone Out Of Your D&D Group

A tabletop gaming group is a weird social commitment halfway between “project” and “just hanging out.” Some groups treat things casually and players come and go all the time; some treat their regular games as a strict standing appointment, and the makeup of the group as a permanent roster. This…

To Run A Better D&D Game, Turn On This Netflix Feature

To Run A Better D&D Game, Turn On This Netflix Feature

Running a game of Dungeons & Dragons, or any tabletop role-playing game, involves telling your players what they see. Players rely on you to give a sense of tone and ambience, but also to point out anything interesting or relevant to their quest. But they also need you to leave…

How To Use Tabletop Games To Become A Better Writer

How To Use Tabletop Games To Become A Better Writer

Not every game is about winning. Amidst the rise in tabletop gaming, dozens of storytelling games have emerged that challenge you or your teammates to create entertaining stories instead of beating each other. If you want to hone your skills as a creative writer, these are an excellent way to…