This subject guide was designed to help people who are new to role playing games and wish to know more about it.
A few terms to make it easier for you all
RPG = Role playing game
D&D = Dungeons and Dragons (a common role playing game)
DM or DMing = Dungeon Master or Dungeon Mastering (The story teller, the person that helps the game continue)
GM or GMing = Game Master or Game Mastering (Exactly the same as DM or DMing just a different word to say it)
The standard dice
The Dice used in Roleplaying games
These are the 6 dice that you may use whilst playing any roleplaying games, they are known by how many sides they are for instance the most common dice that majority of people would know as a dice is called a d6 as it has 6 sides. Here is shown a d20, a d12, a d10, a d8, a d6 and a d4.