Author: Jen

Dungeons & Dragons Game Mastery: Tips to keep your games engaging

Greetings, fellow travelers of the multiverse, and welcome to the fantastical realm of Dungeon Mastery – a place where creativity reigns, and the only certainty is the uncertainty of a well-rolled d20. Becoming a Dungeon Master (DM) in Dungeons & Dragons is a thrilling yet unpredictable journey, akin to herding cats through a labyrinth of…
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Gift Ideas for Game Masters

They’ve worked hard to provide amazing adventures for you – repay them with a special gift. Your DM deserves the best beverage at the table. This intricately designed dragon handle elevates any casual drink to something better. Give the gift of many wonderful drinks from this terrifying dragon mug. This awesome t-shirt denotes the power…
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D&D Beyond Classes

What are the main classes for D&D Beyond, aka Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition? We’ve listed them here for your reference. Barbarian: Fierce warriors who tap into their primal instincts for strength and ferocity. Bard: Charismatic performers and spellcasters who use the power of music and words to shape reality. Cleric: Devout servants of a…
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The Best Online Traditional Gaming Resources

These links are always open on one of our chrome tabs. D&D 5th Edition Tools – This is truly a powerhouse of information. This site aggregates all the data from all the books and presents it in a clean, clear and filterable series of lists and pages. The navigation takes a little getting used to,…
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What do I need to get started with D&D 5th Edition?

Essential D&D 5e Books: Your Starter Pack for Adventure Ready to dive into Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition (D&D 5e)? Before you roll those dice, you’ll need the right books to get started. In this blog post, we’ll break down the first set of must-have books to kick off your D&D 5e journey. With the…
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Resources for New Dungeon Masters

Dungeon Master’s Guide (D&D 5th Edition):
The official Dungeon Master’s Guide for Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition is a comprehensive resource. It covers everything from world-building to encounter design and is a must-have for any DM.

First time running a game? Here’s some helpful tips.

Being a first-time Dungeon Master (DM) can be both exciting and a little intimidating, but fear not! Here are some tips to help you embark on your Dungeon Mastering journey with confidence: Remember, every DM has their own style, so don’t be too hard on yourself. The most important thing is to create an environment…
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Ego Management 101: How to Herd Cats and Balance Players’ Egos in D&D

Welcome to the chaotic circus of Dungeon Mastering, where not only are you the master of dungeons, but also the reigning monarch of egos. Juggling the pride and prejudices of your players can be more challenging than defeating a beholder in a game of chess. Fear not, noble DM, for I present to you the…
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A Dungeon Master’s Guide to Spicing Up Your Game

Are you tired of your Dungeons & Dragons campaigns feeling more dull than a butter knife at a knitting party? Fear not, dear reader, for your salvation lies in the sacred art of Dungeon Mastering. Join me on this epic quest as we explore the twisted labyrinth of DM excellence, armed with a quiver of…
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Two new Critcasts just uploaded – Go listen!

After a long time waiting, the waiting is over. You don’t have to wait anymore, so stop that waiting. Now we’ve posted the two latest games. Check them out below! Riddle of Steel – Sir Swinton and the Quest for Salt – Critcast Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition – Shattered Continent – Critcast