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Dungeons and Dragons for New Players: Character Description

Now that you have considered race, class, and background, you should have a pretty good idea of what your character is like and should be able to picture them in your mind.  741 more words

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Dungeons and Dragons for New Players: Character Background

One of the most exciting parts of playing a role playing game like Dungeons and Dragons is the ability to create an alter ego, capable of feats that you could never perform in reality.  1,001 more words

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Dungeons and Dragons for New Players: What Is This?

If you have never played Dungeons and Dragons (or any other role playing game), then odds are that you may have no idea what anyone is talking about or what it is that players do when playing.  982 more words

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Dungeons and Dragons for New Players: Classes

Once you have decided on a race for your character, the next big step is to figure out what your character’s job is…it’s class time! 1,119 more words

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5 Tips for Starting WMH Players

I have been playing Warmachine for just over a year now, and I have started the transition from learning the game into teaching the game. There are a lot of things that go into playing this game, but I wanted to focus on a few very simple yet very key things that new players can do that will help them improve their level of play and enjoyment of the game. 718 more words

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Dungeons and Dragons for New Players

As I am about to launch a new campaign for some folk who have never played before, I thought it would be good to give them a quick reference on some of the basics (rather than hand them the Player’s Handbook and tell them good luck).  269 more words

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Dungeons and Dragons for New Players: Races

Deciding the race of your character is one of the biggest choices you will make during character creation.  What you pick will not only influence the stats and abilities of your character, but should also impact the way that character acts, is motivated, and interacts with the rest of the party and the game world as a whole. 999 more words

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