Guide

Types of Role Play Communities

Even though the definition of the word ‘roleplay’ may indeed sound kinky, be rest assured it is not. Online multiplayer roleplay communities have been going since the late 1990s and early 2000s, and are showing no signs of stopping. These communities entail the user assuming the identity of a virtual avatar, and controlling them through …

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Tips for managing your staff team

Running a community is a time consuming task. A task which is virtually impossible to do so on your own. For this reason you probably already have some good people around to help you out with this. If not, what are you waiting for?! While you are telling players to stop RDMing you could be…

How to handle younger players

Younger players, we’ve all seen them and talked about them but did you know you were once one of “them”? (3x them in one sentence = serious business) In this article/guide I want to give you some tips on how to work with these players both as a fellow player and as a staff member. …

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How to Handle a Promotion

It is inevitable that, as you start to get more involved within communities, you will be promoted to a position of authority. This can be a large step up, and will require a new perspective to effectively maintain.In this guide, I will outline and explain some pieces of advice that you should follow if you …

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8 steps to Character Building

One of the most essential parts of roleplaying is being able to create, maintain and develop a character. This whole process is known as ‘character building’. Character building is a secondary part of semi-serious roleplay, and a primary part of serious roleplay; you can’t really immerse yourself in these types of game modes without it. …

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Tips for starting a community

So you want to start a community? That’s great! In this guide I will be giving you some tips that might come useful. I presume you have found a game (which you enjoy playing) and a name for your community. Some subjects we will be talking about are: your goals, the right mindset, preparation, timing, …

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