The official rules for Dungeons and Dragons are a solid starting point. House rules can take your D&D table even further!
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Apr 1, 2021
Make your D&D merchants and shopkeepers more interesting and more memorable with these tips!
Mar 24, 2021
There are many ways to create memorable D&D villains, but the M. Bison Technique is easy and effective—even for newbie DMs!
Mar 22, 2021
Of all the D&D campaign settings, Eberron is easily one of the best. Here’s what makes Eberron so great.
Mar 15, 2021
Playing an evil character in D&D can be risky when everyone else is good or neutral. Here’s how to play evil properly so you don’t clash.
Mar 10, 2021
Learn about the most popular types of board games, including notable examples of each board game genre.
Mar 9, 2021
Teaching a new board game can be frustrating. Here’s the step-by-step method I use when explaining board game rules to new players.
Mar 9, 2021
Put your critical thinking skills to the test with these complex board games with heavy gameplay that result in epic game sessions.
Mar 8, 2021
These video game-themed board games will let you experience your favorite video game franchises in a more tactile way!
Mar 4, 2021
Dungeons and Dragons is more than just fun and games. It can teach you a lot about yourself and improve your life in many ways.
Feb 24, 2021
Want to find your next favorite board game? Check out these board game podcasts for in-depth reviews and the latest in board games.
Feb 19, 2021
Looking to break up your marathon game sessions? These breezy board games are fun and quick to play!
Feb 10, 2021
Cards and board are nice, but dice games can be surprisingly creative. Here are the best dice games that are worth playing!
Feb 1, 2021
Are your friends reluctant to try D&D? Here are some practical tips that may persuade them to give Dungeons and Dragons a shot!
Jan 30, 2021
The board gaming hobby comes with a lot of confusing jargon. Here are the most common board game terms you should know.
Jan 28, 2021
Follow these board gaming etiquette tips to minimize conflict and ensure that every gaming session is fun for everyone.
Jan 27, 2021
Dying to play D&D but hate waiting between your regular games? Here are the best Discord servers for finding an online D&D group!
Jan 26, 2021
What is “theater of the mind” when it comes to how D&D played? Here’s an explanation along with several pros and cons.
Jan 23, 2021
Homebrew can spice up your sessions. You might never play Dungeons and Dragons with just the basic official content again.
Jan 22, 2021
Dungeons and Dragons doesn’t NEED anything except dice… but it can be a thousand times better with a few useful tools.