Is 2021 the year you become a gamemaster and run tabletop RPGs for friends and family?
Publishers like Evil Hat, Arc Dream, Chaosium, Pelgrane Press, Atlas Games and Monte Cook Games hope that it might be and are supporting New Gamemaster Month.
New Gamemaster Month, January, is when you can get help, inspiration, processes and tips from experienced gamemasters, so you to can become a GM.
In January 2021, with the help of a coordinating Facebook Group and the site, there will be twice-weekly posts and sessions, so that you’ll be able to run your games in February.
Charles Ryan, the COO of Monte Cook Games, has shared How Can I Get Started Now? in which he encouraged people to sign up to the mail list, join the Facebook Group and begin to research one of the supported games. They are;
- Unknown Armies
- Trail of Cthulhu
- Monster of the Week
- Delta Green
It’s not wrong to start your fantasy adventure with your to-be-heroes in a tavern but it is a cliche. What if you want to do something different? An accessible and wise approach is to have your players work together to build some reason to care for the other PCs into their own character’s background. ‘Session […]
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