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The Dice is Right (?); Adventures of a First Time DM

Please, please forgive that title. I was thinking of going with ‘Of Dice and Men’, but that was taken. ‘Nice to be dice’ just doesn’t make much sense. ‘Dice, dice, baby’? Actually, that last one might be better. Feel free to chime in with feedback re: the title.

This is going to be an account of my own personal experience delving into Dungeons and Dragons and not necessarily a guide for aspiring DM’s, but here are a couple of links with the most essential resources I’ve found while learning to play.

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Video Games – Hobby to Lifestyle

Wherein we discuss video-games and the validity of the amount of time I spend on them.

As a child I spent a fairly hefty portion of my time playing video-games. I owned a NES, which unfortunately crapped out on me before I’d amassed more than two or three games. After its passing I was handed down a SNES from an uncle. While this was undoubtedly owing to the inexorable march of technology and he was moving on to pastures new, it was a gift that would mark a major turning point in my young life. Again games were few and far between, but the ones that I did have were impeccably maintained and kept with the same reverence as a holy text. To the point that they’re still with me today, in fact.

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