Author: talon

  • Appendix N

    Appendix N

    The Dungeon Master’s Guide for 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons & Dragons has several appendices, ranging from discussion on traps, dungeon dressing, random terrain generation, to one of the more important (in my opinion) ones — Appendix N: Inspirational and Educational Reading. It’s useful to know what inspired the people that created a game you like…

  • Don’t Skip the Session 0: Building a Foundation for Epic D&D Adventures

    Don’t Skip the Session 0: Building a Foundation for Epic D&D Adventures

    Calling all adventurers! You’ve assembled your party, chosen a thrilling campaign, and dice are at the ready. But hold on a minute, before you dive headfirst into your quest, there’s an often-overlooked step that can make all the difference: the Session 0. What is a Session 0? Think of Session 0 as a campaign kickoff…

  • Start a Dungeons & Dragons Campaign

    Start a Dungeons & Dragons Campaign

    Introduction to Dungeons and Dragons Dungeons and Dragons is a popular tabletop role-playing game that has captured the hearts and imaginations of players for decades. Created by Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson in the early 1970s, this iconic game has evolved over the years to become a cultural phenomenon. From its humble beginnings as a…