What is a DM screen made of?
Hinge together the MDF, poster board, foam board single or double corrugated chipboards, and even the pinewood panels to build a folding DM screen. Build it with 3, 4, 5e, or more folds according to gaming table space. Building a DM screen with photo frames will rock as it will allow the interchangeable image panels.
Does a DM need a screen?
If you need to have something in front of you as the DM, but you don’t want the players to see what that something is, use the screen. Typically this would include monsters the PCs haven’t yet encounters, or maps with traps and secret doors clearly marked.
How tall is a DM screen?
At 8.5 inches tall with each panel being 11 inches wide it is the size of a standard sheet of paper, making it super easy to put your own charts, maps, and other printed out information behind it.
What makes a good DM screen?
A good DM screen provides you with immediate access to key rules and stats and information, and it allows you to hide things from your players (such as dice rolls), which creates a more enjoyable experience for everyone in most cases.