The Sly Flourish D&D Podcast

January 2022 Patreon Q&A

February 2, 2022

Mike goes through the final 33 Patreon questions of January 2022!

Contents

  • 00:00:00 Show Intro
  • 00:01:01 Cliche Bad Guy Expositions
  • 00:02:49 Managing Treasure Distribution
  • 00:05:08 Describing Three of Five Keys In Fiction
  • 00:07:30 Building Quick Monsters from Scratch
  • 00:09:39 Incorporating Character Backstories - Not for Everyone
  • 00:13:46 Lazy Tips for Character Retreats
  • 00:17:41 Sly Flourish DM Screen?
  • 00:21:05 Creating Interesting Combat Encounters
  • 00:25:12 Adding New Characters to Descent into Avernus
  • 00:27:06 Making a CR 3 Vampire
  • 00:28:56 More Sly Flourish Streamed D&D Games? Nope, Sorry.
  • 00:30:29 Running One-Hour D&D Games
  • 00:33:33 Tracking Factions in Notion
  • 00:35:26 One-Page Campaign Guide for Homebrew Worlds
  • 00:38:49 Setup for Running Games Online
  • 00:41:08 Experience with Devesting Critical Hits
  • 00:42:05 Using Extra Encounters for WOTC Hardcover Campaigns
  • 00:43:33 Fog of War for Tabletop Maps
  • 00:46:01 Secrets and Clues for West Marches Games
  • 00:48:16 Managing Monsters with Debilitating Fun-Stealing Effects
  • 00:51:04 OGL Good for Smaller Publishers? Not sure.
  • 00:52:57 Running Grendleroot in Avernus
  • 00:54:10 Integrating Monuments
  • 00:55:50 Running Forgotten Realms for Knowledgable Players
  • 00:58:05 Running Townbuilding Scenarios
  • 00:59:44 Revealing Pointcrawls to Players
  • 01:01:59 Playing in an 11-year-old's D&D Game
  • 01:03:01 Running Grendleroot to 20th Level
  • 01:04:31 Converting Settings to Other Systems and Running Fate
  • 01:07:12 Speeding Up Combat
  • 01:09:10 High-Level Relics Too Powerful? Nope!
  • 01:11:03 Getting Players to Roleplay With Each Other
  • 01:12:26 Revealing Numenera to Unknowing Characters

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