Welcome to the Professional GM Society Resources Page! We will be hosting links to various kinds of resources over time, as per the recommendations of our members.
Demiplane is an app and a website that connects players to GM’s. It allows them to fill out a 10 second preference profile, and then match that profile with the right player and GM.
Additional Info: Demiplane Blog
Start Playing Games, or SPG, started in 2020 after attracting attention at Y-Combinator. They have a strong community, and actively market their site across several different platforms.
Additional Info: Start Playing Games FAQ
|Pro-GM Service Comparison Chart||Start Playing Games||Demiplane|
|Service Fee||10% (includes Stripe costs)||10% (Split with player 5% to GM and 5%+$0.31 to the player). Players who leave before the first hour of a session are not charged.|
|Community Resources||Art via Google Drive, Accessible through Discord Server; 1-on-1 On-Boarding if requested||Yes, ongoing and under construction|
|Education/Workshops||GM Hosted||In House, Podcasts, Articles, Discord Streams|
|Private Bookings||Yes||Yes- with 3 registered players minimum, and dual confirmation from GM and group|
|Payment Structure||Independent Contractor- 1099||Independent Contractor- 1099|
|Withdraw Threshold||$25 minimum/ local currency equivalent||$0.00 Once a week payment (Tips and payments)|
|Exclusivity Requirements (Restricted Transferability of Players)||Yes||No|
|Player Age Requirement||18+ (13+, with parent or guardian)||18+|
|Forced Arbitration Clause||Yes||???|
Pro-GM Related Online Tools and Utilities
- Character Management
- Random Generators
- Audio Tools (Music Sites)
- Virtual Table Tops
- World Building + Campaign Management Tools
Pro-GM Related Videos, Podcasts and Links Outward