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Dungeon Master’s Guide to Roleplaying

Endless imagination often means that little is off-limits in the worlds of roleplaying games. Still, there are certain subjects that require careful handling if you want your group to enjoy every moment at the table
Tales from the Loop protects its young characters from serious harm and death

One of the most impressive things about tabletop RPGs is the ease with which players become utterly invested in characters conjured up from raw imagination and half-remembered fantasy novels.

Usually this is a blessing – getting a friend or family member to shed a tear over a fallen ally is often the proudest moment of a GM’s career – but, if handled poorly, it can amplify the consequences of bad decisions and moments of poor taste. Watching a film or reading a book with upsetting content and themes can be horrible, but at least you aren’t having to actively participate in it.

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