D&D Live 2020 Red Nose Day kids COVID-19 coronavirus treatment Dungeons & Dragon Wizards of the Coast

After most events around the world have been canceled, some have taken to the digital realm. Wizards of the Coast recently announced its virtual event for Dungeons & Dragons. The D&D Live 2020: Roll w/ Advantage event will feature live gaming sessions. The three-day event will be raising money for Red Nose Day. Check out where to watch all the awesome content, plus a recipe to make a juicy beverage.

D&D Live 2020: Roll w/ Advantage for Red Nose Day

This year’s D&D Live event partnered with Red Nose Day in North America to gather funds for children affected by COVID-19. Fans will be able to take part in the event and donate through the portal. Donations will gain users access to advanced registration. Funds from event merchandise and Return to the Glory Special Adventure will also be directed to Red Nose Day.

For such a great cause, why not take advantage of this event? You’ll have the opportunity to celebrate Dungeons & Dragons and listen to celebrities. The talk roster features David Harbour from Stranger Things and Felicia Day, known for Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Supernatural. Plus, don’t miss Karen Gillan from Avengers and Jumanji, Brandon Routh from Superman Returns, or WWE’s Alexa Bliss.

D&D Live 2020 Red Nose Day kids COVID-19 coronavirus treatment Dungeons & Dragon Wizards of the Coast

What you’ll be watching

Okay so there are lots of celebrities, some donations, and a bunch of D&D. When does this all happen? D&D Live 2020 kicks off this week. See the schedule below. (All times are EDT.)

Thursday, June 18

  • 1 p.m.: D&D Gameplay Reveal
  • 3 p.m.: D&D Adventure and Product Reveal
  • 5 p.m.: D&D Live Game (Dungeon Master [DM]: Ann Woll. Players include: Amy Acker, Janina Gavinkar, Matthew Lillard, and Sam Richardson)
  • 7 p.m.: Aftershow/Reality RP

Friday, June 19

  • 12:30 p.m.: Pre-Show
  • 1 p.m.: D&D Red Nose Day Game (DM: Chris Perkins. Players include: Martin Starr, Brett Gelman, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, and Felicia Day)
  • 3 p.m.: D&D Product Deep Dive/Panels
  • 5 p.m.: Comedians Play D&D (Players include Thomas Middleditch, Brian Posehn, and Kevin Sussman)
  • 7 p.m.: Afters how/Reality RP

Saturday, June 20

  • 12:30 p.m.: Pre-Show
  • 1 p.m.: D&D Heroes Game (DM: Chris Perkins. Players include: David Harbour and Brandon Routh)
  • 3 p.m.: D&D Product Deep Dive/Panels
  • 5 p.m.: D&D WWE Game (DM: J eremy Crawford. Players include Alexa Bliss, Tyler Breeze, Dio Maddin, Ember Moon, and Xavier Woods)
  • 7 p.m.: Reality RP Finale and Goodbyes

Cozy up for viewing

With lots of awesome things on the schedule, it’s perfect for a rainy day in or watching on a second screen while you’re working from home. However you decide to view the event, we’ve got something special for you. Grab a tankard, a mug, a stein, whatever takes your fancy and make a cup of Mulled Apple Juice. Check out the recipe below courtesy from Wizards of the Coast. It’s the perfect beverage to enjoy whilst watching D&D Live.

Speaking of watching, don’t miss this live online event. Tune in via YouTube or Twitch to catch all the action. If you do end up missing it, check back here for all the announcements.

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