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GMF Podcast Episode 3

May 17, 2008

Here is Episode 3 of the GMF Podcast in which we discuss How to handle distractions at the gaming table. And we answer an email quest from Andy in Michigan. Remember you can subscribe to the GMF podcast through Itunes or your favorite podcatcher software. You can find the RSS feed for your podcatcher at […]

GMF Podcast Episode 2

May 11, 2008

Here is episode 2 of the Game Master Foundation Podcast, in which we discuss the fine art of winging it. GMF Podcast Episode 2 – Winging It

The GMF Podcast is going live

April 27, 2008

As I said earlier we’ve been hard at work here at the GMF to bring you new content and part of that new content is our new podcast. And here I bring you Episode Zero, our quick introduction to the podcasting realms. You can subscribe to it via the RSS feed found at the bottom […]

New Content coming

April 5, 2008

We here at the GMF are busy behind the scenes working on new content to help you become the best Game Master you can possibly be. Stay tuned for updates that will be coming soon, and we think that you will really enjoy it.

Gary Rolled a Crit

March 17, 2008

Earlier this month the man who many accredit to creating the entire RPG industry Gary Gygax was found dead in his home on Tuesday morning. Gary was man who inspired all of us in the gaming industry whether we are creators or merely players. As a Sci-Fi/Fantasy Author him penned more novels than can be […]

Help! I’m burned out!

February 21, 2008

It happens to all of us sooner or later. You have a great group and the story is really unfolding now, you sit down to start planning your next session and the ideas stop coming. You feel a sense of dread about having to plan out another session already when it seems you just finished […]

Your player’s are ruining your story

February 21, 2008

Ever find yourself staring blankly over the GM screen at your players while wearing a dumbfounded look your face? All of a sudden your players have destroyed the story arc that you spent weeks perfecting simply because they accidentally stumbled upon the epic quest item that the king sent them to retrieve, or perhaps in […]

How to make your own Tact Tiles

July 25, 2007

Like many of you I have seen these Tact-tiles in the gaming stores and I’ve seen a few people playing with them and I’ve even read all the reviews of how great they are and how they changed peoples games for the better. But unlike all of these people I don’t have that much cash […]

A Great Idea for the on the go Game Master

June 21, 2007

Normally we here at the Game Master Foundation would not automatically post an idea that we have not already discussed among ourselves on our forums, but this is one of those great little projects that makes planning so easy I just had to share it with our readers. It is called The $4 Gamemaster Kit […]

So you want to be a Game Master…

June 17, 2007

Well now you’ve done it. You friends said that they want to play a role-playing game and you foolishly volunteered yourself to be the Game Master. What were you thinking? You were thinking that the Game master has the most fun weren’t you? Well your right. Being a Game Master means that you get to […]