Tag Archive: Game Prep

Feb 17

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 7, Part 2

  Heavy time pressures Half-term obligations Game prep all in one day   I have really felt the pressure of half-term this week. The boys have been mostly good, but the need to keep them amused has severely eaten into my schedule. Despite my best intentions, the middle of the week was very busy. Even …

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Feb 14

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 7, Part 1

  Another character creation session Half-term prep Bonus time for Story Elements   As so often happens, all my worry about the game session came to naught. The four Players spent the majority of the session working through their character generation. The character creation process has been streamlined, but remains an intensive process. The Players’ …

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Feb 09

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 6, Part 2

  Busy schedule Stalled prep Need for Story Elements   The increase in school events through this final week before half-term has eaten into my prep time. After the promising start on Monday night, the middle of the week has not been so productive for my gaming. Yesterday I worked through the remaining tasks for …

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Feb 08

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 6, Part 1

  Initial character generation Destiny of Heroes Prepping a soft start   The planned rules explanation did not take the whole of the session on Saturday. The Players were happy with the broad explanations, and we presented a quick example of a contest for the benefit of the new Players. This meant we had enough …

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Feb 06

Updated: Elf or Scroll, Handling the Info dump

  One of the main tasks of the GM is to impart information to the Players. Environment, setting and historical details are only known to the Players, and thereby relevant at the table, if the GM passes this information along to the Players.   Yet, there are many methods for the GM to impart this …

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