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The Complete Guide to Creating Epic Campaigns

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Join Guy - host and creator of the highly popular YouTube channel - How to be a Great GM as he takes you through, step by step, how to create your own RPG Campaign from scratch. For novice Game Masters and Experienced Game Masters alike, this 140-page tome contains everything from creating the Master Plot, to how to run Adventures on the Fly. Creating amazing NPCs, and NPC dialogue on the fly is all part of the material covered in this full color original. 

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John T June 30, 2021 5:21 pm UTC
Will there be print or POD version available?
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Walker P February 16, 2021 11:52 pm UTC
I purchased this book because I became an immediate and intense fan of Guy's webseries on Youtube about this, and other, extremely handy advice, and I cannot say I was disappointed.

Guy and his content has an immeasurable amount of things going for it, but the best of them all is his ability to make what seems like a complex and daunting task into a very simple one, and the formulas and the reasons why we do it this way are so easy to understand and make so much sense, you'll be surprised, even if you're a seasoned game master. A lot of these things I knew, from the perspective of a roleplayer, a GM, and a story teller/writer effectively all of my life, and I find myself agreeing with Guy and his style and reasoning in nearly every aspect so far! But Guy ALWAYS has the best take on it, the best reasons for why we do things, summed up as expertly as you can imagine, and I even sometimes find myself learning something new along the way, or looking at it in a way I never thought. It's worth every minute...See more
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Vet W November 30, 2020 4:22 am UTC
This is outstanding content! This is a master class in plot mechanics, themes and story development. Much of this material could apply to creative writing as well as creating epic campaigns. The author clearly describes what makes for a compelling campaign story and why those campaigns are so memorable. I applied the author's information to recollections of previous campaigns and I could readily identify what made those stories compelling and which campaigns failed to reach their potential. The author has done an outstanding job and this is a work I highly recommend.
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Christopher J November 02, 2020 12:54 am UTC
Is there an e-ink friendly version of this PDF? Something without the background images (the stuff behind text, the others can stay!). Keen to read this on the remarkable, but so far it's not very pleasurable.
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Lucas F March 23, 2020 4:18 am UTC
The content of the book is excellent and very valuable, but publishing is not. To my taste, the writing style is off, the illustrations in 3D are not beautiful (to the point that I thought there was a copyright issue with the version sold online compared to the kick starter print), the layout of the pages is uncanny. This is sad as it kills the pleasure of reading the content of the book, reducing me to skim through quickly, understand what I need and close it.
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Andrew B October 06, 2019 7:10 pm UTC
I've read a lot of books about GMing, campaign creation, world building, etc., and this is the best I've read since Gary Gygax's Master of the Game. I will be buying a second, physical copy as well.

I highly recommend this to anyone who wants to become a master of their art and create exciting and memorable campaigns for their players.
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Andrew B October 06, 2019 3:44 am UTC
Can’t import into books app on iPad.
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Andrew B October 08, 2019 12:04 am UTC
Nevermind. I figured it out. Please delete my original comment, this book is fucking amazing.
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Sho G November 06, 2018 3:00 am UTC
This book is one of the easiest reads I've had in quite a while. This book is not only for creating a campaign for your role playing game, but will take you through the entire process for creating any kind of story you could possibly want. Guy's off the wall humor will make sure that you never get bored while learning key strategies to develop a bustling hustling world. If you need any additional examples, he has a wonderful playlist on his Youtube channel How to be a Great Game Master. On it you can find a plethora of topics and even an entire playlist walking you through exactly what he talks about in the book.

I advise every aspiring storyteller to pick this one up, it will be well worth your time!
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Ashlee G November 06, 2018 2:55 am UTC
I bought this book from Blurb, so can't leave a proper review, but I recommend this book 9001/20. It is clear, and Guy has a wicked amazing sense of humor, and the content is immediately applicable to any kind of storytelling.
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