The Berwyn Gaming Group represents a small portion of the roleplaying community in the greater Chicago area. We are players and DMs from all walks of life, representing decades of experience through at least four incarnations of the D&D system. We've lived through Hackmaster, GURPS, Battletech, Shadowrun, HERO, Many Homebrews and now Pathfinder.
Anyone with the desire to play or run a campaign is welcome!
Quick Questions and Answers
What does The Berwyn Gaming Group Meetup offer?
-We offer a safe, supervised environment to experience any roleplaying system, Card Game or Board Game. The Meetup Organizer and Assistant Organizers provide a structure for the Meetup to smoothly operate and assistance when needed.
How do I get started?
-Players: A quick look at the Calendar would be the first step if you're looking to join an existing campaign or attend a Meetup for one shots or boardgames. Once you find a Something you like, join the group and sign up for a session.
-DMs/GM's: If you intend on beginning a new campaign, contacting an Organizer for more information would be a good idea. We're always looking for talented DMs/GM's to create more roleplaying opportunities for The Berwyn Gaming Group!
What's a Meetup?
-If you check out our Calendar, a meetup is when the community comes together at the Berwyn Moose Lodge in Berwyn to enjoy some gaming. Meetups are held where you can get down to some serious recreation with other roleplaying and board gaming enthusiasts. Meetups are usually scheduled on Saturdays and/or Sundays start between 2pm and 2:30pm and end by 8:00PM when the Lodge closes. Contact a organizer regarding session length/rules.
What should I bring?
-Yourself and a few friends
-Generally speaking you'll need at least paper and a pencil to participate in any campaign. Additional (and recommended) supplies include a set of your own dice, core rulebooks, character sheets, a miniature to represent your character, a snack, and money to get food during the session. We do ask that you purchase drinks from the Lodge.
Check with your DM or ask an Organizer for more specific supplies or questions regarding what you can/should bring.
- You can bring a board game / Card Game/ New adventure ...
Wait! You didn't answer all my questions!
-If you have further questions regarding the Meetup you can either post a reply to this thread in the general forum or email an Organizer directly. We'll do our best to answer whatever questions you may have :)
Thanks for stopping by and seeing what we have to offer. We hope to see you soon...good gaming!
Meet other local Fantasy Roleplayers, Gamers, Wargamers, LARP'ers and Boardgamers for adventures and fun!
Come to a Meetup to learn a new card game... battle Custer, Napoleon or the Klingons! How about traveling through time and space to explore fantastic worlds ... exploring forgotten dungeons and clash with dark monsters ... enthrall the masses with tales of valor, spin lore even commit heroic feats!
Come out and battle the Empire and save the princess ... Command Legions of armies across enemy territory and take over the world!
You can do all of this while playing some of the greatest RPG's, boardgames , card games, Fantasy and D20 Games of all time!
Berwyn Il Area ... Sat or Sun afternoon Game 2pm-? We have age ranges from 13-99+. Come on out and join us for some fun!
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