Majestic12
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Tried all the existing advice, but players still never roleplay fear
7 votes

I've been running for 3 Decades and sometimes have been told I know what I'm doing. Also, I'm the DM for Deltree and he posted a tidbit I've been using for years: 80% of party fund go per encounter ...

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How do I let players know that not every encounter has to be hack and slash?
6 votes

In my years (30 years) I've always found that it's their game not mine. It's really what they would want to play. If none think this game style is bad or don't feel like the game is Hack n Slash ...

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What is the meaning behind the OD&D and AD&D Treasure Types that monsters have?
5 votes

Well it is a multi part meaning: The best chart I ever saw for this was in a DMG.. BUT was 2nd Edition DnD (Page 133 Table 84 since I had to find that damn chart so much in the old days). Pretty ...

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Dice results hidden from the players?
4 votes

The way we do it at our table is simple: Have the players roll 20 d20 ahead of the game session. Place the numbers in order with the characters spot, listen, perception, disable, and other "Adventure"...

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GM burn-out concerning worlds and systems
4 votes

You have reached the point where you like the story and not the exploration. You have fun when you see your players grow, explore, and have fun, and you are happiest when they are happy. You have ...

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What are the guidelines for making up a homebrewed weapon?
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2 votes

For the Collapsible part You could use the "Snap baton" as a starter guide. Another that is "Extendable" is the MSW-9 molecular stiletto. It goes to 30 cm from a data pen. its fragile due to the ...

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What's the reasoning behind the weapon restrictions on AD&D 2e's mage?
2 votes

The main reason for the handicap is the mage will become a superpower later and there would be no reason for a person to really play anything but a mage. Now with this in mind I've run plenty of ...

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Resonant powers for occultists who take the same implement twice
2 votes

The Idea of the rule stems from the Idea of the character. The History and RP: Think of an old movie or story with a strange person who dabbles in magic with a magic shop. When you ask to be able ...

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What's the best way to deal with a group that combines lazy and proactive players?
2 votes

History: Make a history with the two players where they develop a back story that needs to be solved. Work with them alone to make it interesting and have multitude of ways to create hooks for the ...

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Title of small press Space Colonization-Faring RPG
1 votes

This maybe wrong but I remember a friend having something close to what you are saying but most "Space" RPGs are somewhat like those.I did a search remembering terms he used to tell me and saw this: ...

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Can a warforged just walk through quicksand?
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Rules as stated: No. They cant just ignore it. Swim Chk needed which involves Str or Survival to spot and avoid. The rules give a general way quicksand is suppose to look and act based on movies and ...

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