How to Have the Best D&D Experience as a Beginner Player

D&D is a wonderful way to hang out with friends and share in an epic fantasy story. If you’re a newbie, here’s how to have the best possible time playing.

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Dungeons & Dragons is a tabletop role-playing game. Essentially, you and some friends get to hang out and tell an epic fantasy story together, shaping the characters and the narrative as you go.

D&D can seem a bit overwhelming for new players. The game has been around since 1974 and has a very dedicated community. How do you even begin to play?

If you want to play D&D or are new to the game, we’ve got you covered with this free PDF cheat sheet. We’ve rounded up the best tips on how to have the best D&D experience as a beginner player.

Whether it’s bringing a notepad and pencil, bringing snacks, or letting your companions shine, these tips will ensure that not only you have a great time, but so do your friends.

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