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A New Year

Happy New Year, Garblaggites! We hope that 2017 will be a prosperous one for you all. 2016 has been an interesting year, with a lot of effort going into the Garblag Games YouTube channel. We’ve gone from the Shed to the Dungeon. We’ve been to conventions. We’ve discussed war, board, card and roleplaying games. There’s […]

GM Preparation – Part 3

Hello Garblaggites! So finally part 3 of GM Preparation. Events. These are things that the GM wants to achieve to create a story. I like to think of them in two types: Story Events and Session Events. Story Events. These are the big scenes of your campaign, the set pieces that frame the main story. […]

GM Preparation – Part 2

Hello, So, Part 2. There are many tools a DM/GM can use to help them prepare their adventures. More importantly, these tools help the GM deal with the destruction a determined set of players can bring to a campaign simply by going of on a tangent, splitting up or generally acting stupid in the face […]

DM Preparation – Part 1

Hello, I’ve been roleplaying for almost 25 years, ever since my dad brought home a certain red box set. For a few years I was a player, learning from my DMs without realising. It’s too long ago to remember every session, but I do remember one chap I’ll call PW, who ran the definitive AD&D […]