So let’s get back to the list of #RPGaDay 2018 questions, shall we? Today’s question is How has gaming changed you? This question is a very hard one for me to be honest. I imagine that it is intended more for gamers that that who may be relatively new to the hobby. For me gaming has always been a part of who I am. I discovered … Continue reading How has Gaming Changed You? #RPGaDay
How can players make the stakes important? Personally, I find today’s question goes hand in hand with yesterday’s question as well. Because, no matter what a GM does to make the stakes feel more important in the game. If the players have not bought into the story, there is nothing you can do to make anything feel important in your game. They will just go … Continue reading #RPGaDay2018 Upping the Stakes in game
How Can Players Make a World Seem Real? I think the answer to the question of how can players make a world seem real starts with player buy-in. When we run games we often hear about gamemasters needing to create player buy-in for the players. But today we will chat about the fact that buy-in is a two-way street. This will make the game more … Continue reading How Can Players Make a World Seem Real? #RPGaDay2018
Favorite Recurring NPC? When I run games I love to build a stable of NPC’s for my players to interact with. That said, it is interesting I a hard time deciding who my favorite recurring NPC currently is in my game. In this campaign, I have several recurring NPC’s giving me a cast of characters and personalities to pick from. Honestly, it’s a nice problem to … Continue reading Favourite Recurring NPC? #RPGaDay2018 Day 5
#RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC? So far so good, we are heading into day four strong. Let’s tackle today’s question. Most Memorable NPC? Wow, I have a few so I think I am going to instead tell you about Two of them. Ironically both of these NPCs never saw as much table time as I would have liked. but they both turned out to … Continue reading #RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC?
#RPGaDay2018 What gives a game staying power? I like this question because in games I both play and run this is actually important to me. So let’s take a few minutes and talk about a couple of things that make us excited to keep playing a game week after week. Level Advancement I think when games have a system in place for character or level advancement these systems tend to be … Continue reading What gives a game staying power? #RPGaDay2018
Day Two’s #RPGaDay2018 question, What do you look for in an RPG? When it comes to RPGs these days there are a few things that I look for. There are three things I consider when it comes to looking at a new PRG. Now please understand none of this will keep me from making an RPG purchase they are just an added bonus. … Continue reading What do you look for in an RPG? #RPGaDay2018