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Books, maps, miniatures and even cosplay: these are all things that people associate with Dungeons and Dragons. But above all of those, the most iconic part of the game is the well-known 7 piece polyhedral set of dice.. Dungeons and Dragons dice, a guide. These ‘D&D dice’ have become the central mechanic of most tabletop roleplaying games, but we will focus mainly on D&D and the standard dice set that every player needs. The dice are named according to the number of sides. You start with the letter ‘d’, which stands for die, and then a number. For example, a...

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store news -

The Coronavirus pandemic continues to be uncertain and disruptive time for us all.  As of today, our home state of Maryland is under an indefinite Stay-at-Home Order. While our online store will remain operational, in order to comply with the order we will be shipping product from our home locations with postal pickup.  We currently expect to have limited delays in shipping - up to a 5 day in-house processing time. This situation remains fluid, but for now we are adjusting operations in order to allow us to ship your orders in a timely manner, while adhering to all local safety planning. We are...

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Dice Guide, Guides, RPG Basics -

Four-sided dice, abbreviated d4, are the lowest number range version of the classic RPG dice set. This seemingly simple tetrahedron (pyramid shape) is one of the most confusing in the lineup, primarily because there are two main styles of d4s.

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5 years ago a friend invited me to join his Dungeons and Dragons game. I was apprehensive at first, but after the first game I found myself having more fun and than I have ever had playing any other board or card game. 5 years later we are still playing, and having as much fun as that first game! 

During this scary time during the Corona Virus outbreak. D&D can provide families, especially kids, and groups of friends a much needed relief from the constant media cycle, uncertainty and tension, by letting you explore and have fun together in a world where anything is possible! 

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GM’s Corner, Guides -

Hello, fellow GMs, and welcome to another GM's corner, brought to you by Dice Dungeons. Grab a potion, cozy up by the fire, and listen: LET'S TALK ABOUT PREP, BABY. What is prep? Prep will vary by game, but I'm defining it here as anything that you, as a GM/facilitator/owner of the books, do ahead of a play session. While discussions on the kind of prep involved in world building and setting creation will take place in future pieces in the GM's Corner, today we're going to discuss the session-to-session variety of prep (and how we can do it effectively)....

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