School’s Out! Roll the Dice With Some D&D
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This summer, take a trip without ever leaving your home. Whether it's with friends or family, tabletop role-playing games like D&D are making a comeback, so get in on the fun with these rpgs and accessories!
Player's Handbook (Dungeons & Dragons)
Even though there are tons of games out there, Dungeons & Dragons has become almost synonymous with tabletop gaming. Learn about rules, spells, characters and more as you battle through a world of fantasy! Don't forget to grab the Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Master's Guide for whoever's lucky enough to orchestrate your adventure.
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Cup of Illusion: Five Complete Sets of Premium Two-Color Swirl Polyhedral Dice
For me, the most addictive part of gaming is creating a new character and pairing them with the perfect set of dice. There's a whole world of polyhedral dice out there, so whether you want a technicolor dream set like these or something a little more traditional (but still cool!), you're sure to find something perfect.
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The Ultimate RPG Character Backstory Guide
If you've never made a character before, it can feel a little daunting. Maybe you've made tons of them and you're feeling a little burned out. This book by One Shot Podcast creator James D'Amato gives you fill-in-the-blank prompts and fun activities to really get you thinking about your backstories and motivations. If you're gonna go nerdy, you might as well go all the way!
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ELYTP Dice Tray of Folding Dice Tray
Let's pour one out for all the dice that have tumbled off the table and been lost under a couch or cupboard. Keep your dice on the table where they belong with this simple folding dice tray! It lays nice and flat until you snap the corners together and then you have a portable and extremely useful place to throw those nat twenties!
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Dice Tower & Tray for Dice Games
Rolling dice is already fun, and dice towers somehow make it even more exciting. They make ones that look like castles if you want to keep to a fantasy theme, but I like this one because it's more versatile. You can keep it out all the time!
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Monster of the Week Game
Okay so D&D is the big one, but did you know there are a ton of other tabletop rpgs? No matter what kind of setting you're looking for, you can bet there's one out there for you. I'm a big monster and sci-fi fan, so this system is right up my alley! If you've ever wanted to play in a universe where you get to fight cryptids and monsters, give this one a try!
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Evil Hat Productions Scum and Villainy
Most games try to make you the good guy, but sometimes you just wanna be bad. Based on the well-received ghosty-steampunk game Blades in the Dark system, Scum and Villainy is a game where you can play someone on the shady side of the law in an expansive sci-fi universe. Let loose and get ready to play the scoundrel!
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