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RPG tip from the archive: Think of your adventure as a current situation with variables rather than a series of scenes one after another.

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RPG tip: Write down improvised NPC names.

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RPG tip from the archive: Warn players when their characters should group back up after splitting up.

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The Death of Moragin – Shadowdark Gloaming Session 37 Lazy GM Prep: SlyFlourish YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uumrrS4l9eM

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RPG tip: Tie loot to the story of the campaign.

#dnd #ttrpg

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The Death of Moragin – Shadowdark Gloaming Session 37 Lazy GM Prep: Sly Flourish Podcast

https://slyflourish.podbean.com/e/the-death-of-moragin-%e2%80%93-shadowdark-gloaming-session-37-lazy-gm-prep/

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Getting Ideas for your RPGs: Sly Flourish Patreon Exclusive

https://www.patreon.com/posts/getting-ideas-108392051

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RPG tip from the archive: What does that skeleton smell like? What do its fingers feel like when their ragged ends scrape the character's skin? What drips from their open dead mouths?

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RPG tip: Show pictures of NPCs.

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RPG tip from the archive: Powerful monsters control their terrain. When appropriate, use terrain advantages to put the pressure on the characters.

#dnd #ttrpg

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Hey @slyflourish, did you transition from Notion to @obsidian for your campaign planning? I remember you talking about it for your prep, but havnt had time to watch your videos in a while.

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@LemonMan i probably will at the next campaign

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Use an Oracle Die – Lazy GM Tip: SlyFlourish YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nClP2ab8Th4

#dnd #ttrpg

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Session Zero of Storm King's Thunder: SlyFlouirish.com Article from the Archive

https://slyflourish.com/storm_kings_thunder_session_zero.html

#dnd #ttrpg

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RPG tip: Write down the factions of your campaign setting. Roll on this list to flavor items, monuments, encounters, NPCs, quests, or situations.

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RPG tip from the archive: Focus on what the characters will learn in the next game. Let the future of the campaign expand from this moment forward.

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RPG tip: Try using backdrop pictures in your VTT instead of grid-aligned battle maps.

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RPG tip from the archive: Tell your players to prepare for a "one year later" montage at the end of your campaign. Give them some time to consider it.

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The Level Up Gateway 5e Character Builder – Lazy RPG Talk Show: SlyFlourish YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xaST8Gh6t3I

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RPG tip: Use a mixture of theater of the mind, abstract combat, and tactical combat. Keep all the tools in your toolbox.

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Getting Ideas for your RPGs: SlyFlourish.com

https://slyflourish.com/getting_ideas_for_dd.html?rss=1

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The Level Up Gateway 5e Character Builder – Lazy RPG Talk Show: Sly Flourish Podcast

https://slyflourish.podbean.com/e/the-level-up-gateway-5e-character-builder-%e2%80%93-lazy-rpg-talk-show/

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RPG tip from the archive: Prune your miniatures, maps, and 3d terrain pieces by taking out and storing those you tend not to use very often, if at all.

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Lazy RPG Prep and the Lazy RPG Talk Show: Sly Flourish Twitch Stream

https://www.twitch.tv/videos/2197404825

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RPG tip: Write down ten fictional characters you dig. Keep them handy as NPC archetypes. Change appearances and genders to keep them fresh.

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RPG tip from the archive: The search for lost magic is always a great motivation for PCs, NPCs, and villains.

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RPG tip: Sandwich mechanics with fiction.

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RPG tip from the archive: Use rough abstract battle maps with relative distances when players can't visualize pure theater of the mind.

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Ulgar – Champion of Ramlaat – Shadowdark Gloaming Session 36 Lazy GM Prep: SlyFlourish YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzyapODSOEs

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RPG tip: Describe monsters, don't define monsters. A hulking behemoth covered in rough tattoos wielding an axe the size of a carriage door is far scarier than an ogre.

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@gocu54 a fantastic point!

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Ulgar – Champion of Ramlaat – Shadowdark Gloaming Session 36 Lazy GM Prep: Sly Flourish Podcast

https://slyflourish.podbean.com/e/ulgar-%e2%80%93-champion-of-ramlaat-%e2%80%93-shadowdark-gloaming-session-36-lazy-gm-prep/

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Build Your Own Vecna Campaign – Sly Flourish Patreon Podcast: Sly Flourish Patreon Exclusive

https://www.patreon.com/posts/build-your-own-107968619

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RPG tip from the archive: Be ready of fail forward at any given skill check so a whole operation doesn't fail completely on a single shitty roll.

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Pick up Lazy DM books and fantastic adventures at the Sly Flourish Bookstore!

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RPG tip: Leave blanks. Let your players fill them in with their imaginations.

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RPG tip from the archive: Reflavor features of a dungeon to fit the background of the characters. Statues become those of the deities of the characters.

#dnd #ttrpg

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Running Ghosts of Saltmarsh Chapter 7: Tammeraut's Fate: SlyFlouirish.com Article from the Archive

https://slyflourish.com/tammerauts_fate.html

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Excellent Short-Form 5e Adventure Publishers - Lazy GM Tip: SlyFlourish YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kqy2yxT7JW4

#dnd #ttrpg

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RPG tip: Keep two or three options in front of the characters.

#dnd #ttrpg

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RPG tip from the archive: Kick yourself out of a creative rut with random tables.

#dnd #ttrpg

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RPG tip: Write down a quick summary of important events and where the session ended right after the game.

#dnd #ttrpg

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RPG tip from the archive: Remind players to let you know when they feel like another player deserves inspiration for a cool deed.

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Getting D&D's Modularity Back – Lazy RPG Talk Show: SlyFlourish YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfLiE9XvlqY

#dnd #ttrpg

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RPG tip: Drop in magic items that fit the characters.

#dnd #ttrpg

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Build Your Own Vecna Campaign: SlyFlourish.com

https://slyflourish.com/vecna_tears_of_unmaking.html?rss=1

#dnd #ttrpg

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Getting D&D's Modularity Back – Lazy RPG Talk Show: Sly Flourish Podcast

https://slyflourish.podbean.com/e/getting-dds-modularity-back-%e2%80%93-lazy-rpg-talk-show/

#dnd #ttrpg

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Coming August 6th on Kickstarter! The City of Arches – A high fantasy city sourcebook for Lazy GMs!

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@scottfgray I hear the editing and design is top notch!

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