The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Dune: Chronicles of the Imperium
Vaginas Are Magic!
Bushido (3rd Edition)
Tales from the Loop
Hillfolk
Everyone is John (2nd Edition)
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
Blades in the Dark
Princess Pillowfighter
Parsely #7: Z-Ward
Call of Cthulhu (7th Edition) Kickstarter Slipcase
The Derelict
Adventures in Middle-earth Player's Guide
Mouse Guard Roleplaying Game
Night of the Shark
SC-1: Perils of the Sunken City
Premium Original Dungeons & Dragons Fantasy Roleplaying Game
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Dime Adventures
AMBER Diceless Role-Playing
InSpectres
A Song of Ice and Fire Roleplaying
Gangbusters (1st Edition)
Masks of Nyarlathotep Companion
Keeper Rulebook
Investigator Handbook
Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Beginner Game
Mini-dungeon Module D3: Forge of Shadows
Whitehack Second Edition
Nameless Horrors
Mutant Bikers of the Atomic Wasteland (Fudge)
My Little Pony: Tails of Equestria, The Storytelling Game
Starfinder First Contact
The Curse of the Statuettes
Zoa - Citadel of the Bay
The Shab Al-Hiri Roach
octaNe
Toon (Deluxe Edition)
Monsters & Treasure
UK1: Beyond the Crystal Cave
Deadlands: Hell on Earth
Cadillacs and Dinosaurs
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook
The Great Pendragon Campaign
The Astromundi Cluster
Solo 04: Naked Doom
The Burning Plague
Gamma World
Information
RPG
Genre
Series
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic Show More »
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
2003
Primary Name
The Slayer's Guide to Games Masters
Alternate Names
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 44988
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
PDF version
Publisher: 
Year: 2005
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
Product Code: MGP0021
ISBN-10: 1904577253
ISBN-13: 978-1904577256
35 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
Soft Cover
Publisher: 
Year: 2003
Soft Cover
Product Code: MGP0021
ISBN-10: 1904577253
ISBN-13: 978-1904577256
32 pages
Size: 8.20 x 10.60 inches
0.10 pounds
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

The Most Dangerous Foe
Understand this. The Games Master is your enemy. He may come under different names - Games Master, judge, referee... friend - but he is always your enemy. It’s a different game he’s playing, with different rules and different objectives.

His game is about control and dominance. He might dispute this, may use words such as ‘storytelling’, but ask yourself this: Whose story is it he wants to tell?

His.

Now contrary to what certain 1980s animated series might have had you believe, Games Masters are not in the habit of descending from the heavens to walk the earth, for the very good reason that within five minutes they’d find themselves with a knife to their throat, and a voice whispering in their ear: ‘Tell the dragon to back away slowly...’ (Or perhaps end up nailed to a tree, depending on the genre).

But don’t get despondent, for Games Masters can be defeated.

And I’m going to tell you how.

More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Linked Items
Sort: Pg
Relationship:
Pg. 1
Pg. 42
D20 Product Reviews

Green Ronin; Mongoose Publishing; Human Head; Fast Forward Entertainment; Living Imagination; Bastion Press; Twin

Edit
Pg. 0
Information Laundering 101

Tips on turning \"dirty\" player information into \"clean\" character information.

Edit
Pg. 18
Review Corner
Edit
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
RPG Item Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 3
Average Rating: 6.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 450
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 2
Users Owning: 19
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: humor [+] parody [+] [View All]
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.