3 Tips You Must Know To Create The Perfect Villain | The DM's Tavern

Creating the perfect villain is no easy job. But the process is an awesome part that every dungeon master will experience someday.

Portraying the bad guys is an awesome part of the adventure-building process that every dungeon master experiences. Learn how to create the best BBEG (Big Bad Evil Guy) ever.

However, I often hear about dungeonmasters struggling with this.


Creating a villain is so much fun! You have to have fun and be creative. While there are some monotonous bad guys out there, I strongly suggest you dedicate some time to make him different. He must shine in some ways, but also have some flaws.

Make him REAL.