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Specifically GM'ing for PFS, what do I need to know?Do I buy the scenario? Do the scenarios come with maps, or do I need to buy map packs?
I think I see how to report scenarios under "GM/Event Coordinator."
Do I have any discretion in who I accept, or is it always first-come first-served? Not that I would be too picky, but suppose a player wanted to join who I had known to ghost other games?
Do I need to be certified as a PFS GM in any way?
Yes, you will need to buy the scenario. That said, there are PbP conventions with scenario support meaning you get the scenario as part of volunteering,
Yes, there are maps in the scenarios. There are a few that have maps that are harder to extract, but most of them work just fine. You will need a tool that allows you to copy out of a PDF.
Yes, you report results in the GM/Event Coordinator tab. If you think you will be doing enough that you want to participate in the Online RSP, there is a different method. I have not done online RSP. If you look at Campaign Information for this thread, you will find some details.
You can privately recruit for games or do a public recruitment. Most people do first come, first served because it is easy. There are some that open a recruitment thread and then pick from those who apply.
There is no certification to become a PFS GM. I would suggest you download and read the Guide to Organized Play and make sure you know how things like APL work before you start.
You may want to look at the GM Kit since it has a number of useful resources including copies of the various pregenerated characters people can use in Organized Play.