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Blow by Blow: DM's Guide to Combat Narrative

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The cry of "Initiatives!" quickens every role-player's heart... or it should.

Your scenes of epic battle should be in a John Woo movie; filled with drama, action, cut scenes, cool slow-mo effects and leave the players with a sense of accomplishment at the end.

The attached gives some advice on getting/keeping your players engaged and attentive during combat. It's in small bite-sized pieces with some optional homebrew rules scattered that could help, depending on your game style. 

This is not exhaustive or intended to dictate how games should be run; pick up anything you think will be useful and discard the rest. Feel free to discuss any content below or via PM.

 
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Joel T November 16, 2018 4:55 am UTC
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Why is the text garbled on my download?
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Gadget B November 17, 2018 4:55 pm UTC
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Probably a corrupt download; try deleting it and downloading it again... if you still have a problem, PM me your e-mail address and I will send you a copy.
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Nod H July 02, 2017 4:44 pm UTC
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A printer-friendly copy would be nice.
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Gadget B July 05, 2017 3:35 pm UTC
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Thanks; a "no background" version has been uploaded.
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