Tips for Running Large Dungeons with Complex Maps in D&D | The DM Lair

Have you ever been frustrated with running large dungeons in Dungeons & Dragons? Perhaps not sure about the best way to prepare for them? In this video, I'll discuss how I run large dungeons with complex maps in D&D and give some tips for dungeon masters. For more videos to help dungeon masters run awesome … Continue reading Tips for Running Large Dungeons with Complex Maps in D&D | The DM Lair

7 Reasons to Run an Acquisitions Incorporated Style of Game in D&D | The DM Lair

Have you heard of the new Acquisitions Incorporated D&D book, but aren't sure what it can do for your campaign? In this video, I explain seven things running an Acquisitions Inc. style of game can do for your game. And all of them have the potential to make the game decidedly better. For more videos … Continue reading 7 Reasons to Run an Acquisitions Incorporated Style of Game in D&D | The DM Lair

D&D Story: Never Upset a Dragon Turtle – Another Tale About Consequences | The DM Lair

Have your players ever REALLY ticked off an enemy? This is the story of a momma dragon turtle, three eggs, several magic items, and how my D&D players ran afoul of each. The moral of the story? Never upset a dragon turtle! For more videos to help dungeon masters run awesome games, check out the … Continue reading D&D Story: Never Upset a Dragon Turtle – Another Tale About Consequences | The DM Lair

Spells that Break the Dungeon in D&D | The DM Lair

Have your D&D players ever used spells to completely bypass large parts of a dungeon? If so, you know exactly what I mean by spells that break dungeons. In this video, my friend Joe and I talk about several spells that shortcut dungeons in Dungeons & Dragons and what dungeon masters can do about them. … Continue reading Spells that Break the Dungeon in D&D | The DM Lair

Designing Exotic Encounters in D&D | The DM Lair

Does it sometimes seem like encounters in exotic locales fall kind of flat in your D&D game? In this video, I discuss several ways dungeon masters can make exotic encounters more interesting and fun for their Dungeons & Dragons players. For more videos to help dungeon masters run awesome games, check out the DM Lair … Continue reading Designing Exotic Encounters in D&D | The DM Lair

D&D Story: Gary the Intern | The DM Lair

Do you sometimes find making NPCs your players will enjoy frustrating? In this video, I tell the story of Gary the Intern, a beloved NPC that has made an appearance in all of my D&D games. Along the away, perhaps we'll discover some secrets to making awesome non-player characters in Dungeons & Dragons. (And if … Continue reading D&D Story: Gary the Intern | The DM Lair

How to Make the Perfect Boss Fight in D&D – Part 2 | The DM Lair

Ever been in a D&D game where the big bad boss turned out to be a lame pushover? Of course. We all have. In this video, I discuss ways dungeon masters can design boss fights to be more fun and engaging for their players: the perfect high-level boss fight! For more videos to help dungeon … Continue reading How to Make the Perfect Boss Fight in D&D – Part 2 | The DM Lair

Play D&D with Me: 25k Giveaway | The DM Lair

As a thank you to my viewers for helping me reach 25k subs, I'll be giving away four spots to a D&D one-shot adventure with me as your dungeon master. It will be one game session about four hours long that we'll plan on Roll20 and Discord. Enter here ▶▶ https://gleam.io/kphcG/dd-oneshot-adventure-25k-giveaway For more videos to … Continue reading Play D&D with Me: 25k Giveaway | The DM Lair

How to Make the Perfect Boss Fight in D&D – Part 1 | The DM Lair

In this video, I discuss several ways you can create the perfect boss fight for your D&D players. Being able to create a fun and challenging BBEG battle for a Dungeons & Dragons game is something every dungeon master should be equipped to do. For more videos to help dungeon masters run awesome games, check … Continue reading How to Make the Perfect Boss Fight in D&D – Part 1 | The DM Lair

D&D Story: When You Anger the BBEG | The DM Lair

In this D&D story time video, I tell the tale of how my players angered the Big Bad of the campaign and what happened as a result. The morale of this Dungeons & Dragons story? Don't upset the BBEG! For more videos to help dungeon masters run awesome games, check out the DM Lair on … Continue reading D&D Story: When You Anger the BBEG | The DM Lair