Archive 2011

Below is a list of all the articles posted to date on Dungeon’s Master.

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Dec 31 Greatest Hits 2011: Are You Willing to Provoke an Opportunity Attack?
Dec 30 Greatest Hits 2011: Hurry Up and Wait – A Look a Delaying and Readying Actions
Dec 29 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave (Week 6)
Dec 28 Greatest Hits 2011: Character Catchphrases
Dec 27 Greatest Hits 2011: Two-Hit Minions
Dec 26 Greatest Hits 2011: Make Magical Item Identification Harder
Dec 25 Merry Christmas
Dec 24 Greatest Hits 2011: Band of Brothers: Adventuring Parties of the Same Race
Dec 23 Greatest Hits 2011: The Importance of Trust and Honesty in D&D
Dec 22 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave (Week 5)
Dec 21 Greatest Hits 2011: My Love Affair With Minions
Dec 20 Greatest Hits 2011: The Little Details Make a Big Difference
Dec 19 Greatest Hits 2011: 7 Appalling Things I Witnessed at the Gaming Table
Dec 18 Greatest Hits 2011: Let Monsters Use the Treasure
Dec 17 Greatest Hits 2011: Exploiting Racial and Class Powers: Dragon Breath
Dec 16 Greatest Hits 2011: Should PCs Charge Other PCs for Services?
Dec 16 Greatest Hits 2011
Dec 15 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave (Week 4)
Dec 14 Changing Classes
Dec 13 The Golden Level of Heroic Adventure
Dec 12 Dungeon’s Master Presents: Christmas with the Gamer (Encore)
Dec 9 Heroes of Neverwinter: Adventure Bundle Giveaway
Dec 8 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave (Week 3)
Dec 7 No New Magic Items
Dec 6 Nationality and Character Backgrounds
Dec 5 Gaming in Silence
Dec 2 Keep PCs Grounded – A Look at Flying in D&D
Dec 1 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave (Week 2)
Nov 30 Month in Review: November 2011
Nov 29 Building a Better Avenger
Nov 28 How Observation Changes Characters’ Behaviour
Nov 25 The Holiday Shopping Skill Challenge (Encore)
Nov 24 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave (Week 1)
Nov 23 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave – Pre-Generated Characters
Nov 22 10 Adventure Hooks Found in the Library
Nov 21 Time Travel in D&D
Nov 18 Lair Assault: Forge of the Dawn Titan – Round-Up
Nov 17 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter – Report Card
Nov 16 8 Adventure Hooks for Campaigns on the High Seas
Nov 15 You Make the Call – Questions About Rules (Part 1)
Nov 14 Characters with Secret Identities
Nov 11 It’s Here! – Lair Assault: Talon of Umberlee
Nov 10 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 14)
Nov 9 Ameron’s Game Room
Nov 8 Adventure Hook: The Magical Bazaar
Nov 7 Players Need to Be More Creative
Nov 4 D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave – Preview
Nov 3 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 13)
Nov 2 Bonus Action Points for the Party
Nov 1 Month in Review: October 2011
Oct 31 7 Halloween-Themed Articles
Oct 28 Let Monsters Use the Treasure
Oct 27 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 12)
Oct 26 Breaking Away From Procedural Story-Telling
Oct 25 Embracing the Silly Aspects of Fantasy Gaming
Oct 24 Death’s Impact in D&D
Oct 21 Curse Your Sudden, Yet Inevitable Betrayal
Oct 20 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 11)
Oct 19 Design Encounters That Reward Cooperative Play
Oct 18 Hurry Up and Wait – A Look a Delaying and Readying Actions
Oct 17 7 Tips For Running an All-Zombie Campaign
Oct 14 Let the Players Roll More Dice
Oct 13 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 10)
Oct 12 Use Teamwork, Aid Another
Oct 11 Playing Someone Else’s Character
Oct 7 Make Magical Item Identification Harder
Oct 6 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 9)
Oct 5 From Looking to Looting in Legends & Lore
Oct 5 Interview With D&D: Heroes of Neverwinter Developer Ed Del Castillo
Oct 4 7 Adventure Hooks for Making the Loot Part of the Plot: RPG Blog Carnival
Oct 3 Month in Review: September 2011
Oct 1 Heroes of Neverwinter Review
Sep 30 Lair Assault – The New Gold Standard for D&D Adventures
Sep 30 D&D Encounters – Only On Wednesday
Sep 29 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 8.)
Sep 28 Tip of the Iceberg: Monte Cook’s First Legends & Lore
Sep 27 Traps: Challenge the Players and the Characters
Sep 26 Improve Your Game By Removing Save Ends
Sep 23 Say What? – Languages in D&D
Sep 22 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 7)
Sep 21 Goodbye Mearls, Hello Cook: Reflecting on Legends & Lore
Sep 20 Why Are We Doing This?
Sep 19 Confessions of a D&D Camp Councilor: Year II – Best Bits
Sep 16 Dungeon’s Master Wants You!
Sep 15 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 6)
Sep 14 The Honor System
Sep 13 D&D Tactica: Enter the Offender
Sep 12 8 Things I Learned at D&D Encounters
Sep 9 Naked Combat
Sep 8 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 5)
Sep 7 1,000,000 Page Views
Sep 7 Even a Regular Item Can Become an Adventure Hook
Sep 6 What are the Best Feats? The Results Are In!
Sep 2 Heroes Of Neverwinter D&D Facebook Game Beta Code Giveaway
Sep 2 Giving Character Backgrounds And Themes Teeth
Sep 1 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 4)
Aug 31 Month in Review: August 2011
Aug 30 It’s Here! – Lair Assault: Forge of the Dawn Titan
Aug 29 Campaigns Set in One Location
Aug 26 Let The PCs Plan The Next Party Vacation
Aug 25 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 3)
Aug 24 The Future of Dungeons & Dragons – Part 2
Aug 23 The Future of Dungeons & Dragons – Part 1
Aug 22 The End Is The Beginning
Aug 19 Band of Brothers: Adventuring Parties of the Same Race
Aug 18 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 2)
Aug 17 Incremental Encounters
Aug 16 Secrets of Eberron Revealed (Part 12)
Aug 15 More Confessions of a D&D Camp Councilor: Year II
Aug 12 7 Appalling Things I Witnessed at the Gaming Table
Aug 11 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter (Week 1)
Aug 10 Sneak Preview – Lair Assault: Forge of the Dawn Titan and D&D Encounters: Beyond the Crystal Cave
Aug 9 The 2011 D&D Open Championship
Aug 8 What are the Best Feats? Final Round, Vote Now!
Aug 5 7 Reasons Why I’d Rather Be At GenCon
Aug 4 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 13)
Aug 3 D&D Encounters: Lost Crown of Neverwinter – Preview
Aug 2 In Anticipation of GenCon: Skill Challenge, Road Trip to GenCon
Aug 2 Month in Review: July 2011
Jul 31 D&D Game Day: Gates of Neverdeath Preview
Jul 29 In Anticipation of GenCon: Convention Tips 6 for Players, 6 for DMs
Jul 28 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 12)
Jul 27 Confessions of a D&D Camp Councilor: Year II – Finding the Ideal DMs
Jul 26 Skill Challenge Next
Jul 25 What are the Best Feats? Round 2, Vote Now!
Jul 22 Forget Training Skills; Let’s Go Back to a Skill Point System
Jul 21 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 11)
Jul 20 Eenie, Meennie, Mini
Jul 19 5 Reasons to Say No
Jul 18 What are the Best Feats? Round 1, Vote Now!
Jul 15 How Do You Like Your Dungeon Maps?
Jul 14 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 10)
Jul 13 Two-Hit Minions
Jul 12 Ameron’s 2011 GenCon Schedule
Jul 12 Deities! A D&D Love Story
Jul 11 Choosing An Epic Destiny Is Harder Than You Think
Jul 8 D&D Core Rules: Role Playing
Jul 7 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 9)
Jul 6 What Do You Mean All My Magic Items Are Gone!
Jul 5 June RPG Blog Carnival Round Up
Jul 4 Month in Review: June 2011
Jun 30 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 8.)
Jun 29 Are You Willing to Provoke an Opportunity Attack?
Jun 28 RPG Blog Carnival: Eldrick Tont – Defender of the Tiger Woods
Jun 27 RPG Blog Carnival Reminder
Jun 27 Review: Gods Behaving Badly
Jun 24 The DM’s PC – Something Between a PC and an NPC
Jun 23 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 7)
Jun 22 3 Quick Ways To Increase Role Playing At Your Table
Jun 21 D&D & Kids: How To Scare A Dragon
Jun 20 D&D Math – Adding the Numbers
Jun 17 Should Monsters Employ Smart Tactics?
Jun 16 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 6)
Jun 15 The End of All Things is a New Beginning
Jun 14 9 Adventure Hooks
Jun 13 Should PCs Charge Other PCs for Services?
Jun 10 Secrets of Eberron Revealed (Part 11)
Jun 9 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 5)
Jun 8 Playing Yourself as a D&D Character
Jun 7 Unusual Character Themes
Jun 6 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard – Chapter 1 Video Recaps
Jun 3 Should Dungeons & Dragons Deal With Social Issues?
Jun 2 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 4)
Jun 1 RPG Blog Carnival: Memorable Characters Inspired From Real Life
Jun 1 Month in Review: May 2011
May 31 Accepting a Suicide Mission
May 30 What Is The Best Control Power?
May 27 Adventure Hooks for Divine Characters (Part 2)
May 26 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 3)
May 25 Exploiting Racial and Class Powers: Warforged Resolve
May 24 Mandatory DM Rehearsal
May 20 Adventure Hooks for Divine Characters (Part 1)
May 19 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 2)
May 18 Exploiting Racial and Class Powers: Bloodhunt
May 17 Divine Organizations (Part One)
May 16 Curses as Skill Challenges
May 13 Top Fantasy Movies From the 80s
May 12 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard (Week 1)
May 12 D&D Encounters: Dark Legacy of Evard – Pre-Generated Characters (level 3)
May 11 Exploiting Racial and Class Powers: Cloud of Darkness
May 10 Divine Connections
May 9 More Monster Variety – Put Undead to Rest
May 6 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade – Report Card
May 5 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 13)
May 4 Exploiting Racial and Class Powers: Elven Accuracy
May 3 Move Over Character Builder
May 2 Month in Review: April 2011
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Apr 1 Magic Items That Aren’t Magical – April Fools!
Mar 31 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 8.)
Mar 30 RPG Blog Carnival: Negotiating For Souls
Mar 29 RPG Blog Carnival: Casting Raise Dead
Mar 28 Secrets of Eberron Revealed (Part 10)
Mar 25 11 Articles Everyone Should Read
Mar 24 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 7)
Mar 23 Avenger – Worst Striker Ever
Mar 22 How To Make Your Players Feel Heroic
Mar 21 The Importance of Trust and Honesty in D&D
Mar 18 How To Use Prophecy And Divination To Tell The Story
Mar 17 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 6)
Mar 16 Divine Intervention
Mar 15 How Much Input Should Players Have On The Campaign?
Mar 14 Divinations – Is Some Magic Just Too Powerful for PCs?
Mar 11 Warforged – Creating an Identity for an Artificial Being
Mar 10 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 5)
Mar 9 Using Player Behaviour To Influence Your Encounter Design
Mar 8 LFR Magic Item Treasure Bundle List (March 2011)
Mar 7 Summoning and Banishment
Mar 4 Designing Encounters That Can’t Be Beat (Part 2)
Mar 3 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 4)
Mar 2 Designing Encounters That Can’t Be Beat (Part 1)
Mar 1 Month in Review: February 2011
Feb 28 Blurring the Line Between Encounters
Feb 25 My Love Affair With Minions
Feb 24 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 3)
Feb 23 The Living Spells of Eberron
Feb 22 You Broke What? – Describing Your Character’s Injuries
Feb 18 Six Items Every Adventurer Should Have
Feb 17 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 2)
Feb 16 Giving Hollywood Stars D&D Levels
Feb 15 Adventure Hook: The Mercenary Company
Feb 14 Solving the Skill Challenge Problem – Ensuring Everyone Contributes
Feb 11 How To Use Traps To Make Combat More Intense
Feb 10 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade (Week 1)
Feb 9 M.I.A. – The Tarrasque
Feb 8 5 Tips To Increase Role-Playing At Your Game Table
Feb 7 The Groundhog Day Effect in 4e D&D
Feb 4 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands – Report Card
Feb 3 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands (Week 20)
Feb 2 The 4th Action: Standard, Move, Minor… Role-Playing
Feb 1 State Of The Dungeon – Year 2
Jan 31 Month in Review: January 2011
Jan 30 D&D Encounters: D&D Fortune Cards
Jan 29 D&D Encounters: March of the Phantom Brigade – Pre-Generated Characters
Jan 28 Skill Challenge: Secret Identity
Jan 27 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands (Week 19)
Jan 26 Dealing With Conflict At The Gaming Table
Jan 25 Retreat Is Always An Option, At Least It Should Be
Jan 24 How Art Inspires Campaigns
Jan 21 Henchmen in 4e D&D
Jan 20 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands (Week 18.)
Jan 19 The Best LFR Adventure Ever
Jan 18 Adventure Hooks: Campaigns in the Cold (Part 1)
Jan 17 Putting More “Action” in Action Points
Jan 14 Review: Return of the Archwizards
Jan 13 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands (Week 17)
Jan 12 Undead Make the Scariest Villains
Jan 12 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands Level 3 Characters
Jan 11 Running the Combat Part of Combat Blisteringly Fast
Jan 10 Manage Your Gaming Session with the DMTools iPad App
Jan 7 How To Handle A Split Party In 5 Easy Steps
Jan 6 D&D Encounters: Keep on the Borderlands (Week 16)
Jan 5 Defending The Defender
Jan 5 Make D&D Better, Remove Fighters From the Game
Jan 4 The Little Details Make a Big Difference
Jan 3 Month in Review: December 2010

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