Writing Prompts and Plot Hooks: Halloween

Halloween is nearly upon us! Gather your friends around your table and get ready to spook them senseless with these scary plot hooks! Add your own creative spin on things … Continue reading Writing Prompts and Plot Hooks: Halloween

Steps to Scenario Design

There are countless ways to design a scenario for a role-playing game like Dungeons & Dragons (D&D), and it can be intimidating to new DMs to try and figure out … Continue reading Steps to Scenario Design

Six NPCs Your Campaign Should Have

Any time I’m wondering what characters I should add to a story, I look to the archetypes to give inspiration. In a game like Dungeons and Dragons (D&D), the main … Continue reading Six NPCs Your Campaign Should Have

Tricks to Narrating

Before you is a long body of text, which seems to outline the various ways to approach storytelling. There are so many words. The light from the screen pulls your … Continue reading Tricks to Narrating

The Four Fs of NPC Design

When we’re designing non-player characters (NPCs), factions, or cities, we have to consider how they would respond to the various actions that the party might take. Thankfully, humans have 4 … Continue reading The Four Fs of NPC Design