Reflection on D&D

Overall it was a fun experience and I would recomend it to other people. I think the campaign created by the DM was creative and interesting. It worked really well to immerse us in it’s world. The other group members were very positive about the project too which in turn allowed for much easier interaction … Continue reading Reflection on D&D

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Game Play Part 2

As the game play went on and the campaign drew to a close our characters had all become stronger and my characters alignment changed to chaotic good. However the final boss was about to occur and without the sacrifice of one of the party members it could not be defeated. This could have been the … Continue reading Game Play Part 2

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Game Play part 1

As for game play of the actuall campaign everyone seemed to adjust quite quickly and we were soon getting the hang of playing the game after all the characters had been introduced to each other. It was important to roleplay our characters correctly and if we were found to be acting out of character we … Continue reading Game Play part 1

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Rules and Demo

For the fourth meeting before we actually played the game we made sure to go over the rules to make sure we knew what we were doing. One of the hardest parts for me was understanding how magic works as it is a lot more convoluted than just hitting something with a sword which only … Continue reading Rules and Demo

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Character Design

For this meeting we designed the characters and the way they should look however none of us are exceptional artists so the drawings will never be spot on to what we had in our minds originally. However I found that the other members of my groups designs were more interesting than my own, the most … Continue reading Character Design

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Aproaches to the Game

In our second meeting we reviewed the character sheets and made any changes that were needed in order for the character to work in the DM’s world. After that we made sure to fill in the backstories for the characters and we were prompted by the DM to add some place names into the backstories … Continue reading Aproaches to the Game

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Character Sheets

For our first meeting we met up and filled out our charcter sheets in order to get a good idea of what we were doing. We also looked through the rules and had Alex explain anything that was confusing to us. What are character sheets you may ask, well it’s sort of explained in the … Continue reading Character Sheets

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Chosing a Character

As stated in the previous post roleplay is incredibly important when it comes to playing D&D this means that chosing an interesting character that you will enjoy playing is incredibly important. Now there are a few distinct choices of classes which a character can be, of course they can have subclasses but for the purpose … Continue reading Chosing a Character

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How to play D&D

This will be a short guide on how to play D&D with regards to dice rolls and battles in particular. While stats determine a lot of how well the character performs in combat, dice rolls can also affect the way the character performs an action too and this doesn’t always just apply to only combat … Continue reading How to play D&D

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Examples of D&D in Community Media

Even though D&D is at times considered someting for anti-social weirdos living out fantasys of a life they could never have or playing a character who is their idealized version of themselves but is also extremely unrealistic. The table top game can still be used as a form of community media which can be shared … Continue reading Examples of D&D in Community Media

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