The Lazy DM's Companion

Created by Mike Shea

A book of 5e RPG guidelines and inspirational generators to help D&D DMs prepare and run awesome tabletop fantasy roleplaying games.

Latest Updates from Our Project:

Lazy DM's Companion – Locking Addresses for UK, EU, Australia, and Other Locations Outside North America Soon!
about 1 month ago – Sat, May 28, 2022 at 04:39:38 AM

Here's the latest update for the Lazy DM's Companion Kickstarter!

If you haven't gotten your digital rewards, make sure you go to your BackerKit page, grab them, and enjoy!

European Addresses Locking Soon

Over the next week or two customers in the UK, EU, Australia, and other locations outside North America will receive a BackerKit notification to lock in their address. It's very important that you update your address and lock it in within three days of receiving the email so we send your books to the right place! I expect to deliver physical books to European, Australian, and others outside North America between June and August.

Customers in North America don't need to do anything yet. Anyone, at any time, can ensure their information is up to date on their BackerKit page.

To avoid the risk and delay of shipping pallets of books overseas, we printed the three Lazy DM books with two printers – one in North America and one in Europe. The way the scheduling worked out, the European printer finished first and these books are now with ShipQuest, our European distributer. They'll be distributing books to the UK, EU, Australia, and other locations outside North America.

For North American customers, the schedule is less certain so I'm sticking to my estimate of delivery in the fall for North America until I get a better estimate.

Thank you all so much for your tremendous support!

Print Copies Proofed and Getting Prepared for Print!
3 months ago – Mon, Apr 11, 2022 at 11:33:06 PM

Good news for the Lazy DM's Companion Kickstarter! Print proofs for all three books have been proofread, prepared, and paid for at our two printers, one in North America and one in Europe. 

We're not yet locking in addresses for physical delivery so you don't have to worry about that yet. We'll give fair warning when we need you to verify your physical address.

We're still on track for physical delivery in the third quarter of 2022. 

In the near future we'll be updating all three Lazy DM book PDFs to match the corrections we had for the print version. You'll get an alert through BackerKit with these updated files and we'll update them on DriveThruRPG as well.

A few of you still haven't yet retrieved your rewards for this Kickstarter. If you haven't received your rewards go get your stuff here:

If you're having trouble logging in, send me a message through Kickstarter with the email address you want your BackerKit survey sent to and we'll get it squared away. I can't get you rewards if you can't get into BackerKit.

Thank you all again for your outstanding support!

Lazy DM Print PDFs Being Prepared – Send Your Corrections!
5 months ago – Wed, Feb 16, 2022 at 02:38:57 AM

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Review the Lazy DM's Companion on DriveThruRPG!
5 months ago – Thu, Feb 03, 2022 at 01:50:49 AM

Hi friends! 

I hope you're enjoying your PDF copy of the Lazy DM's Companion!

The PDF of the book just went up for sale on DriveThruRPG here:

If you're enjoying the book you'd be doing me a huge favor if you'd give the book a five-star rating and a review. Doing so helps other DMs find this book. You can only do so if you've added the book to your DriveThruRPG library using the link in your BackerKit downloads page.

If for some reason you haven't yet gotten your copy, you can always get all of your rewards for this Kickstarter by going to your BackerKit downloads page here:

Thank you so much and happy adventuring!

Lazy DM's Companion PDF and Map Pack Delivered!
5 months ago – Wed, Jan 19, 2022 at 10:21:47 PM

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