Dungeons & Dragons and the Quest Friends Origin Story

Dungeons & Dragons and the Quest Friends Origin Story

Sam here.  I have a dark secret to share with you all.  When I was in middle school and high school, I was really into vampires.  I was the girl who dressed in all black, read all of the Anne Rice novels and would daydream about Stuart Townsend (don't judge me) as Lestat. Every Halloween, I was [...]

Twilight Imperium – DIY Galaxy Template for Modified 5 Player Map

Twilight Imperium – DIY Galaxy Template for Modified 5 Player Map

Twilight Imperium 4th edition has quickly become one of our favorite board games of all time. It is an intense, complicated game of intergalactic negotiations and space combat for 3-6 players by Fantasy Flight Games. The game is at its absolute best when you have a full table of 6 players, using 37 hexagonal galaxy tiles [...]

Chillin with My Gnomies D&D Campaign- Meet the Crew

Chillin with My Gnomies D&D Campaign- Meet the Crew

Our Chillin with My Gnomies campaign is a series of one shots that we are running with a group of hapless yet entertaining gnomes. For us, creating a compelling or funny backstory for our D&D characters (even for one shots) really enhances our playing. We do find that our backstories/character motivations tend to evolve over [...]