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D&D 5eHistory of the Classes

Unearthed Arcana: Ranger & Rogue Breakdown

This week in Unearthed Arcana we have three new subclasses: two for the ranger, one for the rogue, and one for the little boy who lives down the lane. They’ve drawn themes from a 3.5e prestige class, a 2e kit, ...
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Overwatch’s Sombra – Stealth Hacker Roguish Archetype for D&D 5e

In the past on the Campaign Trail, I’ve taken inspiration from the video game Overwatch as a campaign setting and a source for new player options such as the chrono rogue (“a time-jumping adventurer” that “blinks” through space and rewinds ...
Board Games

Steve Jackson Games – Munchkin

There are tons of different versions and flavors out there of Munchkin. Believe me, there is A TON of them to choose from!!!! And in the very rare case that you’ve never heard of Munchkin, here’s a flash demo from ...
Performance Check

Hi-Rez Expo 2017, in brief

If you know what HRX is, then we should talk about this past weekend. If not, I am not surprised. HRX is the Hi-Rez Expo, a four-day convention put on by, and celebrating, Hi-Rez Studios, a Georgia-based video game company. ...
History of the Classes

Domain Rulership, Part Thirteen

There I was, confidently announcing the end of the Domain Rulership series, when one of my readers reminded me that not only were there products I had agreed to examine in this series, but I had a copy sitting around ...
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5 Tips on How to Be a Good Player from ...

Usually on the Campaign Trail, I write articles to help out my fellow GMs. This week I wanted to write something to help out all the players. It is a rare treat for me when I get a week off ...
D&D 5eHistory of the Classes

Domain Rulership, Part Twelve

It’s been a good while – longer than intended, but you can blame Unearthed Arcana for that – since I last wrote about domain rulership systems. Today, I’m correcting that, and you are instructed to rejoice. I only know of ...
Performance Check

Janusian Adventures

If you ask most people, they are glad to put 2016 in the rear-view mirror. People are looking to start fresh, kick old habits, and carve out a new story for themselves in the new year. However, the focus of ...
Thoughts & Things

Oriental Adventures – Ninja Part 2

I’ve done a few Ninja builds here, and I’ve been working through my backlog of work. This time I wanted to add some more custom build ideas that I’ve had, so I’ve been developing some ideas for a Ninja archetype. ...
Performance Check

6 Wintery Mythological Creatures That Aren’t Yetis and Giants

Winter is officially upon us. Long live Queen Winter. May your reign by long, merciless, and localized to where I live, to lend a hand in culling the snake population. Ice and winter have long been fascinating subjects to me, ...