As requested by a viewer, a GM Tips video on handling failure in RPGs.
GM Tips articles offer advice and ideas for gamesmasters to help hone their techniques and run their games, these lists are not exhaustive but provide some tips to point a GM in the right direction. One of the most important things a GM can do when designing a campaign is to ask themselves questions, by… Read More »
After I posted my GM Tips: 5 Tips to Help Describe a Scene article a few days ago I was sent some feedback (I love constructive feedback) from Dave Sherohman via Google+, I was pleased to hear that David agreed with some of my offerings, however he did take issue (as I suspected a number… Read More »
I’m sure most of you are already aware of Pinterest, effectively an online corkboard where you can post links to any images, web pages or articles that take your interest; this is made even easier by a variety of add-ons and extensions for most popular browsers, allowing you to right click on images and such-like… Read More »
On 15th March Tim Kearney posted on the RPG Brigade Facebook group asking how you would go about introducing someone unfamiliar with RPGs to this great hobby of ours, in my initial response I posted the following: I would start with something like Fate accelerated but I would introduce the slightly more gamey elements of… Read More »
GM Tips articles offer advice and ideas for gamesmasters to help hone their techniques and run their games, these lists are not exhaustive but provide some tips to point a GM in the right direction. In this article we offer five tips to help with that most important of all GM skills: describing a scene.… Read More »
Here is a simple way of laying out and tracking plot, based on a post I saw on a Facebook group about writing and planning out structure for novels.