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Charles Ulveling
Cost Per Player
$20.00

Professional Game Master
Charles Ulveling

26 Reviews


Player for
23 years
GM for
20 years
Hosted over
120 games

About me

Heyo! My name is Charles. I'm 37 years old, and I've been playing TTRPGs for the past 21 years. Holy crap... I am so old. I've loved TTRPGs ever since I discovered them. The absolute, limitless freedom scratched the creative itch unlike anything else I had encountered up to that point, and I've been hooked ever since. I run highly cinematic games, often describing the scene through a "Virtual Camera." I try very hard to create a consistent visual image for all players, as I believe this heightens the after-the-fact talk. Everyone experiences a much more even game, and has a better shared experience. Again, no hard data on this, just a gut feeling. I also push a lot of world-/scene-building back to the players. For example: Player: "Okay, I look around for someone to pickpocket. Is there someone that I could pickpocket?" Me: "I don't know. Is there?" Player: *creates new NPC* If you like player driven stories, and you like cinematic action, I might be the Storyteller for you! Fantasy games leaning toward horror, or just straight up horror games. Games I Play: 13th Age Call of Cthulhu D&D 3.5 Hunter: The Vigil Other Pathfinder Pathfinder 2.0 World of Darkness: Other Favorite Genres: Fantasy Sci-fi Favorite Tropes: Cleric Rogue RolePlay Preference: Medium Location: Hanover, Maryland Timezone offset (UTC): US/Eastern Days of the Week: Tuesday Wednesday Times of the Day: Evening Night


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I run highly cinematic games, often describing the scene through a "Virtual Camera." I try very hard to create a consistent visual image for all players, as I believe this heightens the after-the-fact talk. Everyone experiences a much more even game, and has a better shared experience. Again, no hard data on this, just a gut feeling. I also push a lot of world-/scene-building back to the players. For example: Player: "Okay, I look around for someone to pickpocket. Is there someone that I could pickpocket?" Me: "I don't know. Is there?" Player: *creates new NPC* If you like player driven stories, and you like cinematic action, I might be the Storyteller for you!


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