Dungeons, Dragons, & Downtime

  • The name of the activity
  • A brief summary of the rules involved
  • The complications that could arise and the rules to determine those

A Note on Pacing

Timing of Downtime

Front-Loading Downtime

Back-Loading Downtime

In the Middle

Bad Example

Better Example

Alternative Approaches

Downtime Sessions

Downtime Outside of the Game

The Downtime Event

Engaging the Entire Party





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