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Welcome to the Dungeon Master's Block the place where we focus on the dungeon master, the most important person in the game. Follow us on Twitter at @DMs_Block

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Welcome to the Dungeon Master's Block the place where we focus on the dungeon master, the most important person in the game. Follow us on Twitter at @DMs_Block

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Full of Inspiration!

By Matt from Monster Island - May 18 2020
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Listening to this podcast always gives me new ideas for my game, either a) directly, because I steal lots of things these jokers bring up, or b) indirectly, because their discussions are great fuel for coming up with my own concepts. Thank you for the excellent work!!!

D&Delightful

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Thank you for all the years of encouragement, great advice, brainstorming, and more! The forums are great, too. — Jen / Pixelscapes

iTunes Ratings

509 Ratings
Average Ratings
485
13
3
5
3

Full of Inspiration!

By Matt from Monster Island - May 18 2020
Read more
Listening to this podcast always gives me new ideas for my game, either a) directly, because I steal lots of things these jokers bring up, or b) indirectly, because their discussions are great fuel for coming up with my own concepts. Thank you for the excellent work!!!

D&Delightful

By Crazed Artist - May 09 2020
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Thank you for all the years of encouragement, great advice, brainstorming, and more! The forums are great, too. — Jen / Pixelscapes
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Dungeon Master's Block

Latest release on Oct 19, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: 44: DMing for Dummies

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This week on the Dungeon Master's Block, we give tips and pointers to those of you who either are new DMs or perhaps want to give DMing a go for the first time! Class is in session!

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes
dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
 
Music in this episode is...
One Touch (Original Mix) by PlatinumEDM is licensed under a Creative Commons License.Release: https://soundcloud.com/platinumedm/on...License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...Promoted By : Aman Shine Khanuja [ The Man Behind CCFML ;-) ]This Music is promoted on Creative Commons Free Music Library ( Allowed For Reuse & Monetization )https://www.youtube.com/FreeMusicLibrary
This episode edited by: DM Mitch
DMnastics by: DM Neal

Aug 17 2015

1hr 41mins

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Rank #2: 99: Character Backgrounds & Futures (feat. Chris Jackson)

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 Author Chris Jackson stops by the Block to discuss PC's background and how as DMs we can honor them in our campaigns. 

@ChrisAJackson1 jaxbooks.comPatreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is

The Passion HiFi - The Art of Soul by Free Hip Hop Beats https://soundcloud.com/freehiphopbeat...Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...

This episode edited by: DM Mitch

Nov 28 2016

40mins

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Rank #3: 98: RAAH Real Monsters V; Dragons (feat. Ivan Van Norman)

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On this, our fifth installment of the RAAH Real Monsters series, we discuss a staple of any fantasy world...Dragons. And to join us to talk dragons....none other than the Dragon himself...Ivan Van Norman! 

@Hydra_Lord Ivan's Facebook Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes
dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is

"Before I sleep" by "Muciojad" is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. http://bit.ly/MuciojadBeforeIsleep https://youtu.be/AX_EIddyj0c

This episode edited by: DM Mitch

Nov 21 2016

55mins

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Rank #4: 96: Bringing the Magic of Magic to D&D; Spells of the Gathering (feat. #MagicMark)

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#MagicMark is back, and so is our MTG series! This time we take a look at some MTG spell cards, and are inspired by them to create some new spells for D&D!

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes
dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is

"Night Life" by "Hired Beats" is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. http://bit.ly/HiredBeatsNightLife https://youtu.be/yXnjeAIJAAE

This episode edited by: DM Mitch

Nov 07 2016

59mins

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Rank #5: DM-Nastics 101: Traps, Tricks, and Treasure (feat. Mike Mearls)

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Welcome back to DM-Nastics - the gym for Dungeon Masters to work out their minds! 
Content: So many ideas so little time.

In the gym: DM Neal and Mike Mearls
Tie Back Episode: 120: Mega-Mega Dungeons (feat. Mike Mearls)
Forum Post: #101: Traps, Tricks, and Treasure
 
ibplunderin's Caverns of Adament Death: http://homebrewery.naturalcrit.com/share/r1HdCGu4W
Twitter: @dmnastics DM Neal's @joatmoniac
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Music Provided By: Mediacharger: https://www.youtube.com/user/MediaCha...
Music Created By : Dirty Protest
Song Title: Behind The Mask
Credit link: https://goo.gl/3OUjK4
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Episode edited by: Neal Powell

Oct 22 2017

29mins

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Rank #6: 140: Worldbuilding; Ruins (feat. Bruce Cordell)

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DMs Neal & Ian sit down with, Senior Designer for Monte Cook Games, Bruce Cordell to discuss making ruins in your world and how to make them more interesting.

Numenera 2: Kickstarter

Bruce Cordell: Website Twitter Facebook

Monte Cook Games: Website TwitterPatreon

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro and Outro Music in this episode is 
Digital Math - Journey (Part 2) by Agrofox from https://soundcloud.com/cyan-de/cyande-prate 
 
This episode edited by:Neal Powell

Oct 22 2017

44mins

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Rank #7: 102: One World, Multiple Impacts (feat. Greg Tito)

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In this episode, DMs Mitch and Neal are joined by Greg Tito, Comm Manager of Dungeons and Dragons at Wizards of the Coast. Together they will explore the idea of running multiple groups through the same world, and the amazing things that can happen when they interact and impact each other!

@GregtitoDragon Talk Podcast

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dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Music in this episode is
 cdk - Sunday by cdk (c) copyright 2016 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/cdk/53755
This episode edited by: DM Mitch

Dec 19 2016

57mins

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Rank #8: 187: Puzzles (feat. James Eck)

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DMs Mitch and Neal sit down with James Eck of Mind-Weave RPG to talk all about puzzles and how to tailor them to your players.

DMs Block Discord: https://discord.gg/ehJBu2

Twitter: @DM_Eck

https://mindweaverpg.wordpress.com/

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@DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com

Music provided by Argofox:

Arcturus - Liftoff

https://youtu.be/KIMIYq0Ckzs

Episode edited by: Neal Powell

Aug 19 2019

47mins

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Rank #9: 172: The Warlock Within (feat. Richard Baker)

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Richard Baker is back to join DMs Mitch & Neal as we take a look at the Warlock Class, and imagine all the ways to be creative with pacts and patrons as DMs!

Facebook: Richard Baker

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@DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com

Intro/Outro Music:

New Horizon by ADERIN

This episode edited by: Mitchell Connelly

Jan 20 2019

49mins

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Rank #10: 125: Creation & Inspiration VII; Top Tens Part 01

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Another Creation & Inspiration is here, this time a special 3 part episode series, with all four current DMB hosts sharing their Top Tens!

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro and Outro Music in this episode is
The Ason ID EPBuy: https://www.beatport.com/release/ason...Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/as...
 
This episode edited by: Mitch Connelly

Jun 11 2017

43mins

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Rank #11: 152: Secret Societies (feat. Satine Phoenix)

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Satine Phoenix joins us at the DMB to talk about Secret Societes...but shhhhh....don't tell anyone.

@SatinePhoenix

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We're Coming In (Free Download) by SmaXa is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. http://bit.ly/WereComingInSmaXa https://youtu.be/5WRZ-bC5XzE 

 
This episode edited by:Mitch Connelly

Apr 15 2018

56mins

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Rank #12: 194: World Building; Tombs (feat. Jim Zub)

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DMs Neal and Mitch are joined by Jim Zub to discuss Tombs in your home-brew worlds!

www.jimzub.com

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@DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com

Music:Bad Love (Niwel Remix) (Instrumental) by Niwel

Genre and Mood: Dance & Electronic + Inspirational

Episode edited by: Mitchell Connelly

Nov 24 2019

57mins

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Rank #13: 105: Are We There Yet? (feat. Will Jones)

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DM Mitch and DM Andrew are joined by Will Jones of Encounter Role-Play to talk about travel in d&d games.

@EncounterRPPatreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is100 Days By Whatfunk is licensed under a Creative Commons License.Release: https://soundcloud.com/whatfunk/100-daysLicense: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...
 
This episode edited by: DM Ian

Jan 16 2017

46mins

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Rank #14: 127: Creation & Inspiration VII; Top Tens Part 03

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Another Creation & Inspiration is here, this time a special 3 part episode series, with all four current DMB hosts sharing their Top Tens!

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro and Outro Music in this episode is
"Earth Tones" by Hpnotic718 https://soundcloud.com/hpnotic718Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...
 
This episode edited by: Mitch Connelly

Jun 25 2017

45mins

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Rank #15: 32: World Building; Towns & Cities

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Back to back World Building Episodes! This week we discuss how to make settlements in your world, from the tiny thorp to the bustling metropolis. 

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The Song in this Episode is Charli XCX Ripoff Beats by Nathan Alford
This episode edited by: DM Mitch

May 11 2015

1hr 26mins

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Rank #16: 139: World Building; Stacking the Gun Powder (feat. Wolfgang Baur)

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DMs Mitch & Neal sit down with Kobold-in-chief Wolfgang Baur to discuss building conflict into your homebrew world aka stacking the gun powder.

Kobold Press: Website TwitterPatreon

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dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is 
P!rate by CYAN!DE from SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/cyan-de/cyande-prate 
 
This episode edited by:Neal Powell

Oct 01 2017

42mins

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Rank #17: 53: Creation & Inspiration V- Part 02; Top Tens with Lou Anders

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In the conclusion to our special 2 part episode of the Dungeon Master's Block, DM Mitch, DM Chris & Lou Anders go through their list of Top Tens!

@LouAnders

www.louanders.com www.thronesandbones.com Lou Ander's Blog

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes
dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro & Outro Music in this episode is 
Lets Rock! (Original Mix) by Tommy ReKstyle is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence.   http://bit.ly/TommyReKstyleLetsRock https://youtu.be/9CO3AAAQgks
This episode edited by: DM Mitch & DM Neal
DMnastics by: DM Neal

Nov 16 2015

2hr 13mins

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Rank #18: 120: Mega-Mega Dungeons (feat. Mike Mearls)

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In this episode DMs Mitch & Neal are joined by Mike Mearls of WOTC to discuss Campaign long dungeons!@mikemearls

Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes

dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is
Free music for videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKpg...Music by: http://youtu.be/3yExvW1xZuMDownload music: https://soundcloud.com/mi77ermusic/st...
 
This episode edited by: DM Mitch

May 07 2017

39mins

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Rank #19: 158: Legendary Weapons (feat. Peter Welmerink)

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DMs Mitch and John talk sit down and talk to Author Peter Welmerink about how awesome Legendary Weapons are, tips on how and when to introduce them into your campaigns, and some cool original ideas to inspire the creation of your very own Legendary Weapons. 

Peter Welmerink: @PWelmerink

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Wontolla - Pistol & Cutlass Published by Argofox.

https://soundcloud.com/argofox/wontolla-pistol-cutlass

Episode edited by: John Quinn

Jul 09 2018

53mins

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Rank #20: 59: Improve Your Improv (feat. James D'Amato)

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This week James D'Amato of the One Shot Podcast Network joins us to discuss the wonders of improvisation! So join us...accept no substitutes! We are the Dungeon Master's Block! 

www.oneshotpodcast.com James D'Amato @OneShotRPG
 
NPC (Noisey Person Cards)http://paracosmpress.com/npc/ Patreon @DMs_Block Facebook Stitcher iTunes
dungeonmasterblock@gmail.com
Intro Music in this episode is

Orthodox Unknown By LittleLight is licensed under a Creative Commons License.Release: https://soundcloud.com/little-light/o...License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...Promoted By : Aman Shine Khanuja [ The Man Behind CCFML ;-) ]This Music is promoted on Creative Commons Free Music Library ( Allowed For Reuse & Monetization )https://www.youtube.com/FreeMusicLibrary
This episode edited by: DM Mitch & DM Neal

Jan 11 2016

1hr 26mins

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