GM advice

Creating Nightmares: Revealing Your Hand

Great monsters are key to any successful horror game. Great characters are equally important. But so are setting, theme, and style. Each one must blend into the other in order to keep your game tense, without it falling to overly obtuse and cliche. It isn’t like I haven’t fallen into these traps before when running earlier games and I’ll probably fall into more later on in life, but, there are a few things that people can do to keep from failing when running or creating a horror story. Over the next several weeks, I’ll be sharing some of my tips and tricks for crafting the psychological horror New World of Darkness games featured on the Fandible podcast.

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I am a Wonderful Liar

Lying is the topmost tool in the game master’s toolbox. Jesus explains how he uses lying to be a better GM.

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The Jesus Rodriguez GM process

A step-by-step list to master the Jesus Rodriguez Style of GMing. Whisky optional.

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