D&D Live 2019: The Descent

Mingle with D&D Luminaries, Grab Exclusive Merch, and Play in a D&D Epic!

D&D Live 2019: The Descent celebrates the Dungeons & Dragons community as they gather both online and at a studio in L.A. to learn about D&D’s latest storyline through an immersive entertainment experience. Following last year’s award-winning Stream of Many Eyes, this year’s D&D event gives fans the chance to play through an epic adventure plunging them into a captivating new story. The three-day extravaganza includes sneak peeks at upcoming products, signings with D&D luminaries, musical performances, unique giveaways, amazing cosplay, and tons of twenty-sided dice rolling critical hits!

Fans around the world can check out twitch.tv/dnd starting at 2:00pm PT on Friday, May 17 to watch D&D Live 2019: The Descent for new product reveals and an all-star cast playing Dungeons & Dragons live.

Download wallpaper of the art for D&D Live 2019: The Descent created by Fiona Staples (Saga) here!

Main Stage Schedule of Events

Check back here for more information, and follow us on Twitter & Facebook for updates on #DNDLive2019!

Friday, May 17, 2:00 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Relics and Rarities
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

DM: Deborah Ann Woll Jasmine Bhullar Julia Dennis Janina Gavankar Xander Jeanneret Matthew Lillard Tommy Walker

Friday, May 17, 4:00 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Opening Ceremonies
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

MC: Anna Prosser Jeremy Crawford Shelly Mazzanoble Chris Perkins Nathan Stewart Kate Welch Jim Zub

Friday, May 17, 6:00 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Game Session 1
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

DM: Jeremy Crawford Kelly D'Angelo Taliesin Jaffe Taran Killam Alex Lee Joe Manganiello Surena Marie

Friday, May 17, 8:15 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Game Session 2
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

DM: Kate Welch Malik Forte Jerry Holkins Matthew Lillard Joe Manganiello Clint McElroy Travis McElroy

Saturday, May 18, 5:00 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Game Session 3
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

DM: Marisha Ray Krystina Arielle Matthew Lillard Satine Phoenix Patrick Rothfuss Kate Welch Deborah Ann Woll

Saturday, May 18, 7:15 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Game Session 4
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

DM: Chris Perkins Mica Burton Matthew Mercer Anna Prosser B. Dave Walters Deborah Ann Woll Jim Zub

 

Sunday, May 19, 5:00 PM PT

D&D Live: The Descent: Concert
Watch on twitch.tv/dnd, as well as Facebook, Mixer, SteamTwitter, and YouTube.

MC: Dan Telfer The Library Bards Chris Funk The Magic Sword Jason Charles Miller The Mountain Goats

 

Livestream Studios Schedule of Events

Saturday, May 18-Sunday, May 19

Saturday, May 18
Watch on twitch.tv/dndlive1
Also watch on D&D Beyond and Facebook

Sunday, May 19

  • 9:30 AM: Death Race
  • 11:00 AM: HighRollers
  • 1:30 PM: Descent Arena
  • 4:00 PM: Roleplay Roulette

Saturday, May 18
Watch on twitch.tv/dndlive2
Also watch on YouTube

Sunday, May 19

Saturday, May 18
Watch on twitch.tv/dndlive3
Also watch on Mixer

Sunday, May 19

Saturday, May 18
Watch on twitch.tv/dndlive4
Also watch on Twitter

Sunday, May 19

 

Signing Schedule

Saturday, May 18-Sunday, May 19

Saturday, May 18

  • 10:00 AM: B. Dave Walters, Tess Fowler
  • 11:00 AM: The Adventure Zone's Travis & Clint McElroy
  • 12:00 PM: Deborah Ann Woll, Relics & Rarities Cast
  • 1:00 PM: Jeremy Crawford, Chris Perkins, D&D Team
  • 2:00 PM: Acq Inc "C" Team, Patrick Rothfuss
  • 3:00 PM: Hydro74, Heroes of the Vale, D&D Beyond

Sunday, May 19

  • 10:00 AM: Jim Zub, Max Dunbar, Adam Lee
  • 11:00 AM: Rivals of Waterdeep, Tales from the Mists
  • 12:00 PM: Girls Guts Glory, The Sirens
  • 1:00 PM: Nerd Poker
  • 2:00 PM: HighRollers
  • 3:00 PM: Jeremy Crawford, Chris Perkins, Kate Welch, D&D Team

Attendee Experience

Your 3-day badge earns you access to the following D&D experiences:

  • Find Out the Next D&D Storyline!
    Witness the live unveiling of the new D&D storyline from the studio audience on Friday, May 17 at 4pm PT. Host Anna Prosser will lead a discussion with members of the D&D Team on what’s exciting about the new adventure.
  • Jump Into Playing the New Story!
    Play a 3-hour session of a D&D Adventurers League Epic previewing elements from the new storyline on Saturday or Sunday. Anyone can play in the D&D Epic! No experience with D&D or Adventurers League is necessary. Bring a Tier 1 or Tier 2 AL character, or grab one of the pre-made 1st level characters to jump into the adventure with 25 tables of players all experiencing one Epic story!
  • Get D&D Exclusive Merchandise!
    Grab a D&D swag bag including merch from D&D partners and an advance copy of Ghosts of Saltmarsh. The swag bag will include items you can only get from the D&D team, as well as items made exclusively for D&D Live attendees from partners like Beadle & Grimm’s and UltraPro.
  • Watch D&D Entertainment Every Night!
    Join the studio audience watching Dungeons & Dragons played live by D&D’s biggest celebrities on Friday and Saturday nights. The story will be told in two parts and will feature Dungeon Masters such as Jeremy Crawford, Kate Welch, and Chris Perkins from the D&D team.
  • Meet Your D&D Heroines & Heroes!
    Mingle with D&D partners and costumed characters in the adventure-themed marketplace—and discover the original storyline interspersed throughout. The cosplay story experience is brought to you by Sunweaver Studios and will feature maps for the event peppered with improvised dialogue from professional performers.
  • Celebrate the D&D Community with Music!
    Close out the event on Sunday night with a live music performance celebrating D&D, featuring artists assembled by Chris Funk including Cardioid and Magic Sword.

Attendees can also check here for further information.

Location Information to Help with Travel Planning

Line 204 Studios:
1034 Seward St, Los Angeles, CA 90038

Images from 2018's Stream of Many Eyes

Check out what it felt like to be at 2018’s D&D event Stream of Many Eyes:

Swordplay on the streets of Waterdeep A stroll past the Walking Statues A city assembled in good cheer Liveplay on the main stage

Join the fun at #DnDLive2019!

Come as you are or cosplay as a tiefling warlock, elven bard, or your favorite character! Complete an improvised quest led by costumed performers for a chance to earn exclusive loot. Gourmet food trucks, exclusive D&D swag, plus the chance to interact with D&D game designers, artists, and performers round out the weekend-long celebration of Dungeons & Dragons at D&D Live 2019: The Descent!

Further Information

D&D Live Guests

D&D Live 2019 Special Groups and Guests

Dungeons & Dragons is pleased to welcome the following special guests to the event!

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D&D Live Partners

D&D Live 2019 Partners

Dungeons & Dragons is also pleased to welcome the following partners and vendors to the event!

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D&D Live Badges

D&D Live 2019 Badges

3-Day badges are SOLD OUT! Attendees should still reserve their ticket to the D&D Epic sessions.

Event Information

Attendee Information