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John Dallman
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74 votes
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Was there ever an official "win condition" in early D&D editions?

46 votes

How can I develop my character's background when I know nothing of the game's lore and want to avoid spoilers?

44 votes
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Can we be game master as a couple?

42 votes
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How can we kill Demogorgon with a single fireball in 1st ed. AD&D?

37 votes
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When did rolling a natural 20 on the d20 become a "critical success" in the history of Dungeons & Dragons?

36 votes

One PC doing too much damage

36 votes

How does one track/incorporate errata in relation to printed rulebooks without having to memorize, or constantly check against, the errata?

34 votes

What were the names of the colored bolt spells of old D&D?

34 votes

What is a Centaur Thief's climbing speed?

33 votes

How can the DM most simply and fairly choose 1 out of an odd number of characters to be targeted by an attack or effect?

31 votes
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How would adventures be run with traps on maps that show where they are?

29 votes
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How are GURPS rules interpreted?

26 votes
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How long does it take to mine rock?

26 votes

How can I convince players not to offload a seemingly useless weapon?

23 votes

OD&D said it could be played with 20-50 players and one referee. How was that expected to work and still be fun?

22 votes
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Player long term strategies vs GM's "Fill the characters’ lives with adventure"

22 votes

What wins, an aced die or a higher roll?

21 votes

What is Strahd von Zarovich's weight in bat form?

20 votes
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How can I roleplay a character arc without my GM or group's prior knowledge?

20 votes
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How do you make an off-screen GM move in Dungeon World?

19 votes

Does microwaving a die significantly alter its balance?

18 votes
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Are there 12-sided d4 dice?

17 votes
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Are more detailed trail rations available?

16 votes
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What does the "+1" in some weapons' shots mean?

16 votes

Why should I use a big powerstone instead of smaller ones?

15 votes

I need help with how to fill out character sheets

14 votes
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How were play-by-mail games played in the 1980s?

14 votes
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How public should bonds be in a Dungeon World game?

14 votes

Is there any known limit for how many dice RPG players are comfortable adding up?

13 votes

Where does the D&D concept of a Gnome come from?

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