Category Archives: Dungeon Master Screen

DM Screen of Ultimate Doom, Pt V: Assembly

The screen was just barely finished in time for Saturday night’s session, but it produced the desired effect. The towers, when used for appropriately climactic rolls, produced the desired effect:  tension and buy-in. The tables gave a solid foundation for … Continue reading

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DM Screen of Ultimate Doom, Pt IV: Towers

Our walls are done and its time for the tricky part:  our dice-roller towers. The basic structure consists of four walls of foamboard, 11″ tall and 4″ wide. Two of the panels form the back of each tower. To these, … Continue reading

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DM Screen of Ultimate Doom, Pt III: Walls

The house is trashed. We have sworn blood-oaths not to clean until the screen is finished. The desecrated corpses of foamboard panels lie scattered in each room; empty beer cans are piling up. We scan couches and easy chairs for … Continue reading

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DM Screen of Ultimate Doom Pt. II: Preparation

Having launched into this venture with a fully-formed and thoroughly half-baked idea in my head, I went for some supplies.

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DM Screen of Ultimate Doom Part I: Inspiration

Eventually I grew tired of my Dungeon Master’s Screen. Maybe because it was just a few pieces of cardboard taped together with three or four tables glued to the inside. Or maybe because I saw this:

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