Establishing the Setting

The setting is typically established in three different ways, correlating with three different levels of narrative: Beginning of the story; First in the act; and, Beginning of the scene. Beginning of Story Once the story first begins, it’s important to establish the overall setting with the players so they can grasp the tone for the … Read moreEstablishing the Setting

Using Maps

Maps can be helpful tools and are especially crucial for Narrators. There are times where it could enhance the Lead’s experiences and times when it could zap out all the suspense and intrigue. Here are some tricks to help determine when you should use maps during the story and to what extent. Narrator’s should always … Read moreUsing Maps