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You’ve prepared your post-apocalyptic campaign and now you’re about to have a half dozen or more people over to your house for hours. They’re going to need something to eat in the wasteland you’ve created. Victoria Rosenthal of Pixelated Provisions and author of Fallout: T…

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GM Tips is our series to help Storytellers and Game Masters improve their craft and create memorable roleplaying experiences. Last week, we talking about turning botched rolls into wins, and this week we pivot gears to talk about handling tragedies and tough issues in games.
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Tabletop games, like video games, don’t generally make good movies. In fact, it’s easier to adapt a movie into a board game. Still, that hasn’t stopped Hollywood from trying, however. So, today, we’re ranking the few attempts that have been made to put board games to …

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Try to imagine, if you can, the far-off future of 2009. A time where, as soon as the sun sets, all those corporate suits come out of their high-rise offices and down into the glowing city streets. Your streets. They want your product, to party in your clubs, to feel alive even if it kills them….

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Interested in Magic: The Gathering? Be sure to tune in every Wednesday here on Geek & Sundry for new episodes of Spellslingers, where host Day[9] plays epic battles of Magic: The Gathering against fantastic guests!
This season’s fourth episode of Spellslingers puts the amazing Joe Ma…

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Interested in Magic: The Gathering? Be sure to tune in every Wednesday here on Geek & Sundry for new episodes of Spellslingers, where host Day[9] plays epic battles of Magic: The Gathering against fantastic guests!
One of the best things about shopping for a Magic: The Gathering player dur…

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As a good DM, you’ve probably put together playlists of just the right mood music. Have you considered changing up your lighting, though? With modern (and increasingly inexpensive) smart lighting, you can pull off some fancy tricks to get your players into the game.
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Some players struggle to create interesting backstories for their characters, while others relish the chance to dig deep into their characters’ pasts. The Ultimate RPG Character Backstory Guide, a new book from James D’Amato, shines the spotlight on character backstories with one hundred act…

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Fade in on a bustling street at night. The city is vaguely New York-ish. People are walking, minding their own business, eating pizza and other big city appropriate foods. All of a sudden a sewer grate busts open and swarms of green, oozing mutants rush out. The citizens of this off-brand New…