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Making a Monster

36 EpisodesProduced by Lucas ZellersWebsite

Game designers show you their favorite monster, how it works, why it works, and what it means. Each bite-sized episode features a game designer and the monster of their choice.


Teaching Social Skills through Dungeons & Dragons at Roll Play Lead

Roll Play Lead uses Dungeons & Dragons to teach social skills to teens in Colorado. Kids and teens use monsters to explore the obstacles in their own lives.

You can support Roll Play Lead Directly, use Jamie's adventures in your home game, or check out her TEDx Talk at the links here:

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