Part 1: Character Creation
When you are asked to join a Dungeons & Dragons adventure, it is rare to go as the persona you present in day-to-day life. Instead, you’re given a plethora of options for race and class, and are asked to give your Dungeon Master (DM) a backstory by the end of the week.
If you’re lost and don’t know where to begin, I’m here for you!
There are a few ways to start thinking about this problem:
- What does your party need?
- What does your heart and soul want?
- What would be fun?
What does your Party need?
If you’re creating characters with everyone else in the party, they can give you fun tips on where to go with your character. Party composition (how a group is organized based on class) will depend on the kind of game your DM wants to run.
A more easy-going adventure...Read More