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Metalcoder
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112 votes
44 answers
50k views

What tools are useful to organize a GM's campaign notes? [closed]

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60 votes
10 answers
20k views

How do I learn to become a good GM?

55 votes
6 answers
8k views

Preventing saturation in a horror campaign

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43 votes
9 answers
18k views

How can I run a successful play-by-post/play-by-e-mail game?

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42 votes
13 answers
4k views

Storytelling with lie detection [closed]

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41 votes
15 answers
6k views

How can I help a player craft a backstory that gives me plot hooks?

39 votes
5 answers
8k views

How do I keep a long-range plot cohesive and coherent?

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33 votes
19 answers
8k views

How do I add a recurring fantasy villain without frustrating the players?

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32 votes
17 answers
19k views

What is the single most influential book every GM should read? [closed]

31 votes
7 answers
14k views

Fantasy economy: how to design a deep, sophisticated crafting system? [closed]

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28 votes
4 answers
2k views

Are there any RPGs that a first grade reader can read and learn? [closed]

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26 votes
5 answers
3k views

Creating the setting with the players

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26 votes
8 answers
4k views

Making magic "magical" [closed]

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25 votes
10 answers
17k views

How do I help my players stay engaged (with the game and each other) at the table?

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23 votes
4 answers
10k views

RPG system for "town management"? [closed]

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18 votes
8 answers
1k views

My player characters abandoned an NPC and I want them to feel the consequences

18 votes
5 answers
4k views

How do I turn a scenario idea into an adventure?

14 votes
11 answers
7k views

What are common design flaws of build-point game systems? [closed]

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13 votes
2 answers
3k views

Day-to-day life of a Lich [closed]

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11 votes
3 answers
6k views

Working (unofficial) pen and paper rpg adaptation of Mass Effect? [closed]

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11 votes
2 answers
5k views

Any tips for drawing dungeon maps using Inkscape or similar software? [closed]

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11 votes
1 answer
6k views

What are the main changes from Vampire: the Masquerade V20 to V5?

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6 votes
1 answer
800 views

How to handle Player vs Player in FU rpg?

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