Tag Archives: gm tips

GM Tips: Questions to ask about Settlements

By | 1st April 2016

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 »

GM Tips: Ask Questions and listen

By | 31st March 2016

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 a few tips related to that most useful of GM resources, the players.

GM Tips: Use Pinterest for RPGs

By | 18th March 2016

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 »

GM Tips: Introducing people new to RPGs

By | 17th March 2016

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: 5 Tips to Help Describe a Scene

By | 12th March 2016

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 »