Return of the Lazy Dungeon Master

A project in Vienna, VA by Mike Shea

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A book of tips and tricks based on the experiences of thousands of Gamemasters to help us prepare and run fantastic roleplaying games.
Backers: 6740
Average Pledge Per Backer: $11

Funded: $73,720 of $3,500
Dates: Feb 7th -> Mar 9th (30 days)
Project By: Mike Shea
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Latest News

No Need to Increase Pledge Amounts

March 5th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Five Days Remaining

March 4th - via:
We're five days out from the end of this amazing journey. We have crossed the $50,000 mark which means that every backer will have the option to buy the original Lazy Dungeon Master PDF for $3 and $13 backers can order the print copy $7. If you... (Read More)

Updates, Art, Maps, Worksheets, and the Original Lazy Dungeon Master

February 24th - via:
Hi folks! I'm going to be keeping updates infrequent so I don't overload your inboxes and ensure I have some cool stuff to show you as the campaign continues. Many of you recent backers haven't actually seen an update yet so welcome aboard! I have a... (Read More)

Re-Roll: This Week

February 23rd - via:
The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending February 23, 2018. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Return of the Lazy Dungeon Master'

February 20th - via:
Struggling to fit in preparation time for your next Dungeon & Dragons adventure? The Return of the Lazy Dungeon Master is THE go-to resource for whittling down those long hours. And now it is being updated, revised, and reborn for the latest edition of the world (Read More)

Lazy Lair Descriptions!

February 15th - via:
Thanks to your support we have crossed the $30,000 mark and will now include lair descriptions for every one of the Lazy Lair maps! These one-page descriptions of each of the ten lairs will include an overview of the lair, potential monsters for the... (Read More)

More Lazy Lairs!

February 12th - via:
Day six and we just crossed the $20,000 stretch goal! All backers will receive five more Lazy Lairs for a total of ten lairs in the Lazy Dungeon Master Workbook. These five new lairs will include the Cellars, Tower, Docks, Mines, and Catacombs. I... (Read More)

Lazy Lairs, Hidden Halls of Hazakor, the Official Lazy Dungeon Master Music Video

February 10th - via:
Another amazing day and another stretch goal passed! Now that we've crossed $15,000, we're going to start work on Lazy Lairs. These maps, designed around common dungeons we often come across in our fantasy roleplaying games, will all be included in... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Met and More to Come!

February 9th - via:
Another amazing day today! We smashed past the hardcover stretch goal so now all backers at the $13 level can buy both hardcover and softcover versions of Return of the Lazy Dungeon Master at the cost of printing. We expect that cost to be about $6... (Read More)

Day One: Fully Funded, Stretch Goals Crossed, More to Come!

February 8th - via:
Wow, what a day! I mentioned on Twitter that watching a Kickstarter like this roll forward is like watching a six-horse wagon full of dynamite racing away from you while on fire. In 24 hours we've fully funded the book and tore right past the initial... (Read More)

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