dm-tools is a suite of Linux CLI applications useful for DMs of the 5th Edition of the Dungeons and Dragons tabletop role playing game.


  • live-game: a combat encounter tracker
  • plebs: a generator of interesting "throwaway" NPCs
  • pockets: a trinket generator

How to Install and Run

  1. Download as a snap at
  2. Invoke via the following commands:
    2. dm-tools.plebs
    3. dm-tools.pockets
  3. Pass the -h flag for descriptions of available arguments

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