The greatest challenge of playing Dungeons & Dragons is scheduling the damn game. This was true in high school, it became more difficult at university and in adult life the problem is almost insurmountable. I played the game a handful of times in 2018 and when I tried to schedule for 2019 — planning ahead, you know — only two dates seemed realistic.
On Geek and Sundry, Rick Heinz has some suggestions for handling infrequent play. One of his tips stood out to me: If you were at a critical plot point and you’re determined to finish that storyline; that’s okay! Ending the current mission with narration and resetting the group from the start is still better than keeping them … Read moreNarrated resolution