Player’s Perspective: Asking “What do you like?”

I recently discovered a community on the social networking site Reddit called /r/dndhorrorstories.  It’s a place where DMs come together to trade tales of woe, horror, and disgust based on the actions of their party members.  The stories break into several basic categories: A player obsessively power leveled and min-maxed above all of the other […]

The Hero’s Journey: A Mid-Length Campaign Structure

 In the 1950s, Joseph Campbell presented the Hero’s Journey in his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces. This story structure occurs constantly in hundreds of our most famous myths, stories, and novels, and is taught in many a writing class.  More importantly, you can use the Hero’s Journey to create a campaign of 5-10 […]

Why Eggdip?

This website is a theory and game advice blog for tabletop role-playing games, commonly abbreviated throughout this site and the world as TTRPGs. A TTRPG is a game where players assume the roles of various heroes, misfits, or villains, progressing through a shared story where their actions and choices affect the development of the plot. […]