Blog Carnival: Game Master Mistakes

This entry is part 1 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 1 in the series My Biggest MistakesMistakes – ones you’ve made in the past and how you got past them, one’s you’re making now and don’t know how to solve. That’s the theme for this month’s RPG Blog Carnival. I remember reading some great advice awhile ago: it’s ok to make […]

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My Biggest Mistakes: A slip of the tongue

This entry is part 2 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 2 in the series My Biggest Mistakes We all make mistakes. Some are trivial – I mean, who really cares in the long run if that critter did d6+1 damage and not d6+2? But I’m talking about bigger mistakes, the kind that matter. I’ve got five of them, and as part […]

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My Biggest Mistakes: Information Overload in the Zenith-3 Campaign

This entry is part 3 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 3 in the series My Biggest Mistakes As you should know by now if you’re a regular visitor here – and with 2 new articles every week, why aren’t you, if you’re not!? – this month’s blog carnival is on the subject of mistakes, how you recover from them, and what […]

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My Biggest Mistakes: Defying Expectations in the Zenith-3 Campaign

This entry is part 4 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 4 in the series My Biggest Mistakes Some expectations are made to be confounded if it’s at all possible. If someone expects a dull and boring campaign, that’s one you don’t want to live up to. If someone expects to get favourable treatment because you owe them money, I’m happy to […]

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My Biggest Mistakes: Magneto’s Maze – My B.A. Felton Moment

This entry is part 5 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 5 in the series My Biggest Mistakes There came a time when I had to move out of the city (where my players were), and back to the small town in which I had grown up, for financial reasons. That would spell the end of most campaigns, but I had willing […]

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My Biggest Mistakes: The Woes Of Piety & Magic

This entry is part 6 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 6 in the series My Biggest Mistakes Some mistakes you (hopefully) only make once; the mistakes that I’ve blogged about so far as part of this month’s carnival fall into that category. But some mistakes are bound to recur by their nature, and it is just as important to know how […]

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Game Master Mistakes Carnival Roundup

This entry is part 7 in the series My Biggest Mistakes

This entry is part 7 in the series My Biggest Mistakes September’s blog carnival was about about GM errors: Mistakes – ones you’ve made in the past and how you got past them, one’s you’re making now and don’t know how to solve. Thanks to everyone who contributed to the carnival. The stories and lessons […]

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