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DM Bob Yo: The Venerable DM

3 years on StartPlaying


984 games hosted


Highly rated for: Teacher, Storytelling, Knows the Rules


Average response time: 7 hours


Response rate: 100%

About me

“May your journey be grand, your adventures vast, and your tales be told for ages to last!” Hail and well met, brave adventurers. I am Bob, your guide and narrator in the realm of Dungeons & Dragons! With a rich tapestry of nearly four decades of storytelling, I have journeyed with countless adventurers through mystical lands, guiding them in battles against legendary beasts and in quests for long-lost artifacts. My heart lies in welcoming newcomers to our grand tradition, ensuring a seamless initiation into this wondrous pastime. Your queries, no matter how simple, are my command. My table is a sanctuary of inclusivity and respect, a place where every player, from every walk of life, can partake in the creation of epic sagas. As a Dungeon Master who blends the wisdom of the old ways with the openness of the new, I am dedicated to crafting a space that celebrates creativity, diversity, and camaraderie. From cozy living rooms to bustling conventions, from local game shops to the serenity of seaside escapades, my campaigns have unfolded. Now, I extend my hand to you. Embark on a journey with me, and together, let’s weave a narrative that will echo through the ages. Enlist in an adventure today, and let the dice fall where they may!

GM style

Here is what you can expect from my games: The Three Pillars: At the core of our shared tales, you’ll find a seamless integration of D&D’s foundational elements—Combat, Social Interaction, and Exploration. Each session is a carefully orchestrated ensemble, where the clash of swords, the depth of dialogue, and the thrill of discovery blend to forge memories that linger long after the dice have settled. In my realm, these pillars stand strong, ensuring a rich and varied adventure every time. Cooperation: Step into a realm where unity shapes destiny. My approach champions teamwork and shared narrative creation, inviting each player to contribute their unique thread to the epic tapestry we create together. Here, every voice matters, every idea is valued, and every action contributes to the unfolding legend. Imagination: Gear up for a journey laden with innovative encounters and surprising developments. The worlds I design are bound only by the horizons of our collective imagination, promising a unique voyage for every band of travelers. Expect to encounter scenarios that challenge conventions and invite you to think—and play—outside the box. Creativity & Narrative: As your Dungeon Master, I bring a spark of creativity to ignite our sessions with engaging storylines and dynamic encounters. I delight in crafting scenarios that not only test your character’s abilities but also enrich the story we’re telling together. Exciting Combats: Brace yourselves for combat that’s as cerebral as it is cinematic. My battles are designed to be engaging, balanced, and memorable—each one an opportunity for glory and camaraderie. Together, we’ll embark on a quest not just to play a game, but to live a story. A story where every decision carves the path, every battle is a legend in the making, and every conversation can alter the course of history. Join me, and let’s craft an epic that will be recounted for generations!


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