Tips and tricks: 12 ideas for helping kids stay interested when playing TTRPG’s

Playing tabletop role playing games (TTRPG’s) with kids can be a lot of fun, however… sometimes the session starts out great and 5 minutes in, they’ve got the fidgets and aren’t interested anymore. Here are some tips and tricks to help with setting up a game that’s interesting for your children, keeping their interest through the story, and understanding their limits.

Sam, the Educational DM’s tips for playing TTRPGs with young kids, part 1

I am happy to post our first guest article from Sam, the Educational DM! He shares his insights into playing TTRPG’s with kids from the viewpoint of teaching, and has regular advice on how to help make games with kids more interesting, engaging, and educational! I am excited to bring in more points of view and include advice for a larger range of TTRPG use – I hope Sam’s tips help with games for your class or family!
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How TTRPGs have helped my kid and me – a review from ages 2.5 to 3 years old

It has been a very enjoyable experience playing TTRPGs with my son, and I wanted to share some of the benefits that I’ve seen with him or experienced myself in case it encourages you to try some of these games with your children as well.