5 Principles That Made My TTRPGs Better - YouTube
June 13, 2023 at 2:59:15 PM PDT
- 💡 There are no universal rules for game mastering (GMing) in tabletop role-playing games (TTRPGs).
- 💡 The GM's role is to create conflicts and obstacles for the player characters to overcome.
- 💡 Conflict drives the action and drama in TTRPGs.
- 💡 Each player character should have objectives and motivations to create conflicts.
- 💡 The world should respond to the actions of the player characters, creating a living and dynamic setting.
- 💡 Downtime is important for character development and allows for role-playing and bonding.
- 💡 Personalizing encounters by tying them to the character's backstory can make the game more engaging.
- 💡 GMs should strive to stay organized and have important details readily available during the session.