GM Word of the Week

You can’t spell Game Master without “pretentious.” Well, you can, actually. But let’s pretend you can’t so I can make a point. My point is a good Game Master needs a lot of big, fancy words at their disposal to make their flavor text as confusing as possible. Oops. I mean engaging, not confusing. More at



Look. It’s weird, right? There’s some little flying elephant thing in this Dungeons and Dragons adventure and, even if you don’t think so, we find it weird. Like, really mind bogglingly weird. But not for any of the reasons you might think. So, come along with us and let’s try to figure out the weirdness of the hollyphant. By way of, well, everything. Because when it gets right down to it, the source of the weirdness is a real lulu. Support GM Word of the Week on Patreon at


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