From the DM’s Chair: Session 1, The Rising Tide


Now, with setting-making and session zeroes all out of the way, we’re finally ready to start the actual campaign and get on with the story and look at the things I’ve learned DMing for my players. I’ve really been waiting for this campaign recap to get started properly, because I feel no matter how much advice I could try and give DMs, it would never be enough without an example of an actual session or campaign. Dwight D Eisenhower once said ‘no plan survives first contact with the enemy’. He was right, especially if you take the word enemy and change it to players. The game you play with your friends will end up massively different from the one you’ve had in your head and the only way to properly explore what process is like and the change that takes place between notes and the gameboard, is to talk about…

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