pathfinder

Tips to Writing Compelling Tabletop RPG Stories

Tips to Writing Compelling Tabletop RPG Stories - how to write a campaign - how to write a DnD adventure - banner image

Do you want to know how to write a campaign? Looking for tips for writing a D&D adventure? If you’re playing Dungeons and Dragons (DND) or other tabletop RPG game, you can be sure that there’s more than just rolling dice and slaying monsters. Here I’ll discuss some tips for creating compelling stories that will …

Tips to Writing Compelling Tabletop RPG Stories Read More »

DnD Dice Jails: Science or Superstition? (10 Best RPG Dice Jails)

DnD Dice Jails: Science or Superstition? Best 10 RPG Dice Jails - dice jails for rpgs and misbehaving dice - banner image

Are you wondering whether you should get a dice jail for your dice? What’s the point of a dice jail? If you’re playing a tabletop roleplaying game (RPG), like Dungeons and Dragons (DnD) or Pathfinder, you may be wondering what dice jails are for, and whether you need one. In this article, we’ll explore the …

DnD Dice Jails: Science or Superstition? (10 Best RPG Dice Jails) Read More »

Best Metal Dice Sets? Forged Gaming Dice Sets for DnD and RPGs (Review)

Best Metal Dice Sets? Forged Gaming Dice Sets for DnD and RPGs (Review) - metal dice set review - blood splattered dice - banner

What’s the best metal dice set for tabletop gamers? The answer to this question depends on a lot of factors, including your budget and what you need in a gaming dice set. Forged Gaming is one company that sells high-quality metal dice sets which are durable and cost-effective. They sent me a unique set to …

Best Metal Dice Sets? Forged Gaming Dice Sets for DnD and RPGs (Review) Read More »

13 Best Bags for DND (Dungeons and Dragons) and Roleplaying Games

13 Best Bags for Dungeons and Dragons and RPGs - Best bag for RPG books - dungeons and dragons bag - rpg backpack - banner

Do you need a bag for traveling to your next RPG campaign? Whether it be a backpack, a sling, or other bag for Dungeons and Dragons or an RPG, there are so many options that it becomes hard to choose. Some people like more room while others prefer something smaller with less pockets. Carry your …

13 Best Bags for DND (Dungeons and Dragons) and Roleplaying Games Read More »

Roleplaying Game Alignments: What Are They and How Do We Use Them? (Part 2: The Neutral)

Roleplaying Game Alignments: What Are They and How Do We Use Them? (Part 2: The Neutral) - how to play neutral character alignment in RPGs roleplaying games - banner

Neutrality is a state of mind where you are not emotionally invested in the outcome. As for the alignment in roleplaying games (RPGs), neutrality means a few things as there’s many different ways to interpret it. This article series explores how a Neutral Alignment character should think and act to make playing them more fun …

Roleplaying Game Alignments: What Are They and How Do We Use Them? (Part 2: The Neutral) Read More »

Roleplaying Game Alignments: What Are They and How Do We Use Them? (Part 1: The Good)

Roleplaying Game Alignments: What Are They and How Do We Use Them? (Part 1: The Good) - banner

The purpose of this article series is to offer a thoughtful perspective about what it means to be Lawful, Chaotic, Good, Neutral and Evil. As a GM I find myself creating a lot of NPCs and helping guide character creation for my players. Acting according to your Alignment can be one of those optional rules …

Roleplaying Game Alignments: What Are They and How Do We Use Them? (Part 1: The Good) Read More »

5 Tips for How to GM a Fun Villain: No Such Thing as An Evil Genius

How to GM a Fun Villain: No Such Thing as An Evil Genius (RPG Tips) -how to roleplay an evil character - rp tips - how to roleplay mean characters - banner

Villainous characters can make or break a role-playing game, and they can be difficult to come up with because villains are often the worst people imaginable. You can’t just give me a bad guy who runs an operation that you don’t like! Not only am I more interested in what they’re doing than your character, …

5 Tips for How to GM a Fun Villain: No Such Thing as An Evil Genius Read More »

How to Paint a Tabletop Miniature for RPGs (10 Easy Steps)

How to paint RPG miniatures for tabletop games in 10 easy steps - painting dnd models - rpg miniature painting - how to paint miniatures for dnd and roleplaying games RPGs - painting dungeon and dragon models - painting dnd minis - recommended varnishes for gaming miniatures - banner

Do you play Dungeons & Dragons or other roleplaying games (RPG)? Many tabletop RPGs use miniatures to represent narrative scenarios, e.g., exploration and combat. Painting RPG miniatures adds a key element of immersion to RPG tabletop games. A fully painted 3D miniature scene with a player’s character takes the entire campaign into a new World. …

How to Paint a Tabletop Miniature for RPGs (10 Easy Steps) Read More »

Immersive Ambient Lighting Guide for Tabletop RPG Games (5 Tips)

Ambient lighting for tabletop rpg gaming - Best ambient lights and lamps for gaming - immersive lights for dungeon and dragons D&D

So, you are hosting a role-playing gaming (RPG) gaming event, like Dungeon and Dragons (D&D)? Sometimes you just want to throw a party. Whether you’re hosting a RPG campaign, a birthday party, or an anniversary, you know having the right ambient lighting is an absolute must. Ambient lighting for tabletop gaming or other event not …

Immersive Ambient Lighting Guide for Tabletop RPG Games (5 Tips) Read More »

Painting a HeroForge 3D Printed Miniature: A Gun Mage (Review)

Simply amazing! 3D printing has come a long way. The technology has invaded the hobby space, bolstering independent designers and makers, and has even raised ethical controversy in gaming communities (see here). 3D printing has changed how we perceive and craft unique pieces of work. Quite simply, 3D printing has begun to change the fundamental …

Painting a HeroForge 3D Printed Miniature: A Gun Mage (Review) Read More »