Month: July 2019

collapsing traps

Collapsing Traps and Chasing Monsters

Not all monsters are very strong and sometimes they know when they’re outmatched. In these cases, it makes sense that monsters might flee from your players in combat. This does not mean that the running monsters are dumb or defenseless. Many weak but intelligent creatures can set traps. These creatures usually use collapsing traps as …

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dnd resources

Hundreds of DnD Resources All in One Spot

Over the last few months we’ve been scouring the internet looking for the best DnD resources we could find. Now we’ve finally updated our resources page to share all of these tools with you! New Resources Page Our new resources page acts as a central hub and breaks resources down by category. There’s a lot …

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Unreliable Information and Player Trust

Unreliable Information and Player Trust

Players can often be the source of their own problems. Using this idea combined with some simple principles to trap players can be an interesting mix of fun and frustrating. For today’s Trap Tuesday, we’re going to look at three traps and talk about the concept of unreliable information and player trust. Example Number 1: …

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Characters with Personality

Creating Characters with Personality

Whether it’s designing an NPC or making a new player character, it can be hard to create characters with personality. Despite being a core part of the Dungeons and Dragons experience, many players and DMs create and run boring, one-dimensional characters. No one wants to do this, they often just don’t know how to build …

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