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Community Spotlight: Atlanta Blerds!
Mar06

Community Spotlight: Atlanta Blerds!

A few weeks back I had the great fortune to travel to Secret Mission Con in Atlanta, Georgia (well, Marietta). While I was there I met a lot of great gamers and saw plenty of faces new and familiar alike, but one group really stood out in my mind. Their tables were always loud and involved, everyone was 100% in-tune with the game for the entire duration, and the cheers & jeers of critical hits and misses could be heard clearly...

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Community Spotlight: Garrett Colon on Tailoring Adventures
Feb27

Community Spotlight: Garrett Colon on Tailoring Adventures

Garrett Colon has been playing the Adventurers League since D&D Next. Active in the D&D Adventurers League Dungeon Master community since Season 1, Garrett has helped DMing for and organizing conventions throughout the Northeast and Midwest, volunteered as a local coordinator and then senior local coordinator, and now serves as a writer and the Head of Operations and Marketing for the Role Initiative, a group that organizes...

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Community Spotlight: Jay Elmore on Bringing Convention Games to the Next Level
Feb20

Community Spotlight: Jay Elmore on Bringing Convention Games to the Next Level

Jay Elmore is a former local coordinator of the Portland, Oregon area and an active organizer at local stores and conventions, including Rose City Comic Con and GameStorm. Jay’s philosophy on convention D&D is that players go to a con hoping for something better than what they can experience at home or at a store. In this Community Spotlight, Jay shares with us his tips for “leveling up” your convention game....

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Community Spotlight: Merric Blackman on DMing on a Time Crunch
Feb13

Community Spotlight: Merric Blackman on DMing on a Time Crunch

Merric Blackman is an Australian Dungeon Master “co-opted” into community organizing. In addition to running lots of D&D Adventurers League games in Ballarat, Merric organizes Adventurers League for conventions in Victoria, Australia, including PAX. “I also write an awful lot about what I do,” Merric adds, and in fact, you might know him best as an avid reviewer and D&D blogger on his website,...

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Standards and Expectations

Dungeons and Dragons is a great big game, full of zaniness and acts of heroism that should inspire us all. Why do we say “should”? Quite honestly, it’s because of how our modern culture is married to our hobby. The game has grown beyond the boundaries of the table and now encompasses digital play, tabletop play, theater of the mind play, social media discussion and commentary, and so much more. Gaming now has many...

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Community Spotlight: Petrina Ho on Building Your Local Community
Feb06

Community Spotlight: Petrina Ho on Building Your Local Community

Petrina Ho is a community champion of Singapore’s growing D&D Adventurers League scene. A Dungeon Master, event organizer, photographer, and community leader of local group DDALSG, Petrina helps game stores across the country start flourishing AL game nights, supports conventions like Singapore’s annual RPG Day, and organizes seminars and workshops to train Dungeon Masters and educate players on all things D&D. In...

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