Game Masters

 Category

Game Masters

Tax Tips & Tricks For Professional Dungeon Masters

Making a living playing Dungeons & Dragons sounds like a dream, and it often feels like one when you’ve got great support! Then tax season comes around, and suddenly the reality kicks in. There’s no W-2 to make things easy, you’re a self-employed individual now. Or would you be better off as a business? Can you write off your dice and energy drinks? Does your small corner of the living room count as a home office? We’re just as confused as you are, so we asked self-employment tax expert Liz Hanley for her sage advice. 
Game Masters

How to Grow Your Twitch as a Professional Dungeon Master

Streaming on Twitch is one of the most rewarding forms of content creation, especially when it comes to Dungeons & Dragons and other TTRPGs. However, it can be hard to grow your channel’s size and viewership when you’re just starting out. As a streamer for the Twitch channel TotalPartyChill, I’ve gone through my fair share of experimenting and researching to find the best ways to grow my channel. In the process, I also found that it helped more players find and use my paid DM services. Now, I want to use my experience to help you grow your Twitch as a professional Game Master.
Game Masters

Which Pro GM Platform Is Right For You?

So you want to turn your Dungeons & Dragons, Call of Cthulhu, or Pathfinder experience into a career. Perhaps you’ve even already run a few games for conventions or an up-and-coming livestream. But in order to make the jump to full time professional Game Master, you’ll need the right tools. We trust you’ve got the dice, books, and knowledge. We’re here to help you discover a platform that lets you find players (or lets players find you), set up an easy scheduling system, and get your money quickly. 
Game Masters

6 Reasons Why You Should Be a Game Master on Startplaying

Welcome to Start Playing Games! Here is why you should sign up as GM with Start Playing Games. Here at SPG, we know that GMing is work. It takes time, patience, skill, and energy.
Game Masters

GM Spotlight: Ginny Loveday

We spoke with Ginny Loveday, one of our professional Game Masters about TRPGs and more!
Game Masters

GM Spotlight: Jaye McAuliffe

We spoke with Jaye McAuliffe, one of our professional GMs about TRPGs.
Game Masters

GM Spotlight: Morri the Loremother

We spoke with Morri Robbins, one of our professional Game Masters about their experience as a TRPG enthusiast and designer.
Game Masters

GM Spotlight: Katy Morgan

Meet Katy Morgan, professional Game Master, streamer, and content creator.