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Pokémon D&D – Gotta roll ’em all!

With the US Netflix release of "Mewtwo Strikes Back: Evolution" on World Pokémon Day this week (February 27th), why not get your D&D party into the spirit by running a session of Pokémon5E, a homebrew system that merges the wonderful world of Pokémon with D&D, the greatest role-playing game of all time. Pokémon5E is not just a simple re-skin adventure of D&D, it is a well-thought out comprehensive system of play which allows PCs to become Pokémon trainers to collect and battle their Pokémon. Unlike traditional Dungeons and Dragons, your character is no longer a powerhouse hero with [...]

By |2022-04-23T14:24:48+00:00February 23rd, 2020|D&D, D&D Crossover|Comments Off on Pokémon D&D – Gotta roll ’em all!

Star Wars D&D – A Match Made in Nerd Heaven

With the release of Rise of Skywalker, the last episode in the Star Wars saga, hype for the legendary sci-fi franchise is now at fever pitch. Similarly, Dungeons & Dragons is undergoing its own massive uptake in popularity in recent times and interest in the game has never been higher. While they may occupy completely polar opposite settings, both the Star Wars and D&D franchises share an awful lot in common. Both beginning in the 1970s, they have grown in popularity over the years with many generations falling in love with the spirit of adventure and epic tales told [...]

By |2022-04-23T14:22:24+00:00December 29th, 2019|D&D, D&D Crossover|1 Comment

Artificial Intelligence: DM of the Future?

Imagine playing a game in a world with infinite possibilities where your adventurers could endlessly explore and any action is possible? That’s essentially playing D&D with a human DM. But what if you wanted this experience without a DM, or rather, had an artificial intelligence take the role of DM? Game developer, Nick Walton, and his team have brought this possibility to life in their text-based role-playing game, AI Dungeon 2. Still in development (but very much playable), AI Dungeon 2 harnesses the powerful GPT-2 algorithm created by OpenAI which uses a state-of-the-art text generation system to allow players [...]

By |2022-04-23T14:22:15+00:00December 15th, 2019|D&D, Misc D&D|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence: DM of the Future?

10 Reasons to Play D&D (2023)

With the recent growth in popularity of Dungeons & Dragons, our favorite table top role-playing game is slowly making its way into the mainstream. Have you only just heard of D&D but wondering if you should take the plunge? Or are you a seasoned player looking to expand your group and share your passion with others? Read on and let me give you 10 reasons to play D&D, the world’s greatest role-playing game. Nerd Culture is Cool The nerds are taking over and we can’t get enough of them! We’re starting to see it [...]

By |2022-12-17T19:53:57+00:00December 7th, 2019|D&D, Misc D&D|Comments Off on 10 Reasons to Play D&D (2023)

D&D Christmas Gift Buying Guide (2023)

With December now upon us, Christmas is right around the corner. As you work your way through your Christmas gift list, you may be wondering what to get that special Dungeons and Dragons lover in your life. Don't fret because the Game Out team has put together this D&D Christmas Gift Buying Guide so you can spread the D&D love this holiday season. For the Newbie Help encourage new players you may know by setting them up with the D&D essentials so they can join your next session. Or perhaps you know someone [...]

By |2022-12-17T19:53:49+00:00December 2nd, 2019|D&D, Misc D&D|Comments Off on D&D Christmas Gift Buying Guide (2023)
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