StartPlaying
game master profile header image
Sam Likely

Professional Game Master
Sam Likelythey/them

6 Reviews

LGBTQ+
Queer
Published Writer

Player for
17 years
GM for
8 years
Hosted over
0 games

About me

Imaginative and easy-going DM looking for some new players! I've been running D&D campaigns and one-shots for multiple groups over the past decade, telling some wonderful stories and making friends along the way. I'd love to help tell your story soon! I'm a queer-friendly rule-of-cool loving DM who's here to fall in love with your characters and help guide misfit parties on epic adventures. I aim to keep my games playful and whimsical, but with a lot of heart and few climactic clashes along the way.


GM style

I'm a roleplay-loving, rule-of-cool, character-focused DM. My goal is always to facilitate collaborative storytelling and a "yes and" your wild ideas! I'm well-versed in rules and can get crunchy when the time comes, but tend to keep things loose and centered on the RP/story until significant combat rolls around. My average session will cover a mix of social encounters, exploration, a sprinkling of combat, and maybe just a bit of puzzle solving. I'm not a professional voice actor, but I do commit to my NPC voices and will happily make a fool of myself for the party's amusement! We're all at a D&D table, so I say let's get geeky! My games are 18+ and legal substance use is allowed. I'll likely be sipping some wine myself! *note: I'm a member of the LGBTQIA+ community and keep my games accordingly friendly! I run a table that's respectful of all identities and won't tolerate otherwise. In general, I do my best to keep players comfortable and engaged, and will discuss potentially distressing game elements in advance / respond to feedback promptly! D&D is for everyone! **if you'd like to play, but can't make my listed rate, please reach out. I'm happy to make adjustments to keep games accessible!


Player reviews (6)

What's StartPlaying?

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.