What are some good tips for getting children started in role-playing games? Whether you have kids of your own and you want to get them started in gaming, or you are running games for other children, BJ Hensley has a plethora of tips and tidbits for you as the Gamemaster!
BJ Hensley is the founder of Playground Adventures and the Vice President of Lone Wolf Development—the makers of Hero Lab. She is a fan of family togetherness and has dedicated herself to ensuring that both her family and others have creative outlets they can share. BJ wholeheartedly believes that RPGs are capable of being an interactive classroom for problem-solving, arithmetic, reading, writing, social skills lessons, and more.
When she isn’t hard at work, furthering the goals of PGA/LWD, she can be found working with multiple publishing companies in a variety of capacities. Her projects over the years have included work for Gallant Knight Games, PEG, Kobold Press, Metal Weave Games, Paizo, Rite Publishing, Rogue Genius, Room to Read, and Wizards of the Coast, to name a few. She’s also the proud co-leader (parent) of a six-person adventuring party and their two furry companions.