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.
It’s called Dungeons & Dragons, which means everyone expects to dungeon crawl and fight a dragon. That will only be more true in October, when Fizban’s Treasury of Dragons unleashes a trove of new dragon lore on 5E. Gem dragons will make their return, dragonborn players will get new options, and lairs will see expanded rules. But that doesn’t mean DMs need to wait until October to drop a dragon on their players. Here are five dragons you can find in the Monster Manual that will shock, awe, and burn your party to a crisp.
Ennie Award winning RPG writer Jacky Leung challenges persistent stereotypes of Asian cultures in tabletop roleplaying games and provides best practices for incorporating influences from cultures outside your own into your campaigns.
Dear RK is an advice column for tabletop roleplaying games that answers your questions about how to create a safe and comfortable environment in your games. In Today's article RK discusses the use of Stars & Wishes, a powerful safety tool that can help your group create a dynamic of trust and positivity.