Looting is one of the greatest activities in role playing games. It tells you that you did a good job, so take a reward. These rewards come in many shapes, sizes, and gold values. They can make a character stronger, or they can make a game more fun. Let’s take a closer look at rewarding your players so we can reward them well for their deeds. [Read more…]
Tabletop RPGs are a wonder. They can let you do anything you can dream of, in a world that can be limitless. The only problem comes with running a campaign that is limitless. I don’t know if you’ve ever tried to run a world, but it’s hard work. To allow your players free reign over your world you must know it like the back of your hand. This is essential to running a great sandbox campaign.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of or even seen the Netflix show Stranger Things. This show seemed to have something for everyone. It had nostalgia, suspense, and thrills. It even had something for us players: a lesson. The show handles its main antagonist beautifully, and GMs can take a lesson from Stranger Things. [Read more…]