Ask a DM #2: PC Death, Non-Combat Encounters, and Taking Up the Mantle

For our second article in this series, we asked a new set of DMs a new set of questions. This time we discuss the ever-debated topic of PC death, favorite things to do in game (that aren’t orc slaying), and what it is that inspired each of our respondents to begin DMing in the first place. Continue reading Ask a DM #2: PC Death, Non-Combat Encounters, and Taking Up the Mantle

Ask a DM #1: Themes, Reactions, and Must-Haves

As a way to get to know each other, some of us here at DM Support Group settled on an initial few questions to answer:

  • What are your favorite themes to include in the games you run?
  • What player reaction do you most long for?
  • What’s your favorite resource to have at the “table?”

Here’s a first batch of answers.

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