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We believe in making games that are as easy to pick up and play as possible. With every product, we ask ourselves “how can we make this easier to run?” in an attempt to bring more people into the game and ensure that even the busiest people can get to the table come game night.

DM Resources

Here’s a collection of useful tools and other tricks of the trade for any aspiring DM. It includes affiliate links for all the campaign and rulebooks (which partially support us), as well as tools for generating free maps, level-appropriate encounters, and other useful stuff!

5E: Underrated Monsters to Boost Your Sessions

5E: Underrated Monsters to Boost Your Sessions

Every time you prep an encounter or storyline, it’s an opportunity to take your players to uncharted territory and engage their sense of wonder—or fear of the unknown. While there’s nothing wrong with using staples, it has an opportunity cost. When done repeatedly, this leads to blandness.

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5e Tips: How to Make an Engaging Dungeon

5e Tips: How to Make an Engaging Dungeon

The secret to making engaging dungeons is a great premise. Hook players right away with an awesome concept that sells the idea of venturing into the dungeon. A great premise is tailor-made to fit player preferences and will guide the whole design process.

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5e: How to Make Engaging Campaigns

5e: How to Make Engaging Campaigns

D&D is both a game and narrative experience. We don’t play to make numbers go up; we want to be wowed by engaging stories. The game’s mechanics double as a system of emergent storytelling that combines DM intent and player agency. The broad shape and core themes of these stories are the DM’s domain.

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5e: How to Become a Lich

5e: How to Become a Lich

Becoming a lich is a dangerous process involving sacrifice, powerful necromancy, and evil pacts to achieve immortality. You must gain access to Imprisonment, find the secrets to crafting a phylactery & a special potion, and then a lot of luck. Even then, you must fuel your immortality forever.

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5e: How to Homebrew Everything

5e: How to Homebrew Everything

Unofficial D&D content produced in a hobbyist or semi-professional fashion is broadly called homebrew by the game’s community. A lot of homebrew comes from players’ unmet needs by the official content or creators’ desires to explore the possibilities of D&D as a medium/set of mechanics.

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5e: How Does DC Work

5e: How Does DC Work

When rolling an ability check or saving throw in D&D, success is determined by reaching a predecided number called a Difficulty Class (DC). Some DCs are already set by certain monster or character stats, while others are made by the DM at the table. But how do you set them?

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D&D 5e Shop Ideas: Magic Shops

D&D 5e Shop Ideas: Magic Shops

Magic shops are a long-standing trope of D&D that often clash with the worldbuilding around it. Their existence, distribution, and stocks inform the player experience with what they imply about magic in your setting and what the players can buy from as mundane a fashion as commerce.

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5e: The Best Feats for Each Class

5e: The Best Feats for Each Class

Whenever a character reaches a level in D&D 5e where they would gain an Ability Score Improvement (ASI), they can instead take a feat. Many players are unsure of what their best options are or which ones are catered to their class. So which are the best feats and for which class?

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