Critical Hits Podcast #33: Erik Scott De Bie and Mike Shea on Sandbox Gaming

Mike Shea of Sly Flourish and Erik Scott De Bie, author of Gloomwrought, the Neverwinter Campaign Setting, Shadowbane, and more, discuss sandbox gaming, especially how it relates to Dungeons & Dragons. How to run your game in a way that gives plenty of options without driving yourself crazy, top tips for keeping a sandbox campaign running, incorporating character backgrounds into sandbox play, what level of preparation you need for running a sandbox game, the mix of roleplaying vs. combat in a sandbox game, and much more.

Sandbox Gaming (62 minutes, 57 MB)

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