So your party has rescued an adorable baby owlbear…now what?
Role playing can be intimidating, especially when you are trying out a new character! They have a whole new backstory, personality, voice and bearing compared to your own, and if you’re not accustomed to acting (like me), it can take some time to find the role. Once you do, though, the ability to explore the new perspectives and add to the immersion of your game can be really rewarding for everyone around the table!
Here are some quick tips to help you get started!
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This one goes out to all the note-takers out there! The party scribes who can be counted on to record every NPC, setting description, and shiny bit of loot and lore that you’re certain the group will need to reference later. You capture every detail so faithfully, your notebook is the physical manifestation of the Keen Mind feat…right?
One of my favourite things about going home (aside from seeing family, of course) is sitting in my Grandmother’s garden. Nestled almost secretively behind the family home and I were raised in, it’s a lovely little paradise filled with flora from the Philippines to the Western United States. It’s a place of sweet smells and buzzing bees, vibrant flowers and shady fruit trees. My grandparents have tended to this beautiful sanctuary since I was a child, watering each flower, tree, and berry bush with care, and carefully hanging reflective pie tins to keep the birds away from the fruit 😛