Learn to Play D&D with Professor Azmyth
Dungeons & Dragons 5e on Zoom, Theater of the Mind, Physical Battlemap
About the adventure
I am an experienced educator with a wealth of history teaching children and adults alike, how to play (and run) role playing games. This class will teach you everything you'll need to know to play "The Worlds Most Famous Role Playing Game" - Dungeons and Dragons. Using available online resources, we will cover basic RPG concepts, universal game language and the character creation process. Following this class (Beginner 101), you are encouraged to use the same tools deployed in class to create a custom character of your design. Those who enjoy this session and want to continue into a deeper dive, will be offered the opportunity to participate in the next class (Beginner 201), where we will review and finish (if necessary) your character(s) and then we'll run through a simulation of a combat encounter.
How to prepare
We will be discussing and exploring DnDBeyond as part of the class. Students are encouraged to create an account on DnDBeyond and familiarize yourself with navigating the webpage and tools provided. Beginning players can also purchase a Player's Handbook (5e) prior to classes.
What I provide
Dice won't be necessary, but I will be discussing them and teach you how and when they are deployed.
This class will cover all elements of character creation and explain how these gameplay mechanics are used.
Safety tools used
How will character creation work
I will be using a character made with the DnDBeyond character creation tool to instruct the class.
Players can expect
- Combat/Tactics: Medium
- Roleplay: Low
- Puzzles: Low
- Experience Level: Beginner
Player reviews (40)
Find Dungeons & Dragons 5e Game Masters
Check out some of our GMs
Price per player-session
Browse Games by System
Tabletop Roleplaying Games Run by Game Masters
- Find a game to join solo or search for a professional game master for you and your friends/coworkers/family.
- Book your session and wait for the Game Master to approve you.
- If you don't have a blast with your first game, your next game is on us.