Encounter Creation Fundamentals – Building an Exciting D&D Encounter | the DM Lair [Video]

So what actually makes an interesting and engaging D&D encounter? You know, something that won’t result in your players building dice towers in an effort to not doze off.

Most modules would have you believe that just throwing monsters in a room is enough — but it isn’t, of course.

In this video, I explain three fundamentals of encounter creation in Dungeons & Dragons. Carefully applying guidelines around these fundamentals will help dungeon masters create engaging and fun encounters for their players.

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