It doesn’t have to be an act of overt evil… Sometimes stupid does the job just fine

Any Game Master will have at least one player that they can refer to as being so incredibly clueless that the game they were in seemed to hinge on what goofy thing that one player did during any given session. For years that player for me was my buddy Dave. Dave got himself and everyone … Continue reading It doesn’t have to be an act of overt evil… Sometimes stupid does the job just fine

Dying to Play

One of the more appealing parts of Dungeons & Dragons is the ability to immerse oneself in world where death isn't nearly as permanent as it is in the real world. The mere existence of spells like "resurrection", "raise dead", and "reincarnation" makes dangers encountered seem a lot less threatening. There are even spells to … Continue reading Dying to Play