Development & Dragons: Modifying RPGs to Play with Kids

Many of us have wonderful stories and cherished memories playing RPGs with our friends, and many of us love bringing others into our hobby. But how do we make tabletop RPG systems accessible to younger players. Aren’t there a lot of rules? Isn’t it kind of complicated? What about all the reading? Turns out that there are some methods for helping kids join the game. Join our panel of developmental experts, game designers, and professional storytellers, as we discuss strategies in how to play the RPGs we love with a new generation.


Doctor B [Clinical Director, Take This], Kelli Dunlap [Director of Mental Health Research, iThrive Games], Viginia Spielmann [Critical Core, Director], Randall Hampton [Randall Hampton Art and Design, Owner and Creative Director]