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5 Ideas for Your Next Campaign

This week on the Campaign Trail I thought I’d take a look at some campaign ideas I just presented to my players. We’re half way along in our Nentir Vale campaign and I’m happy to keep going for another 10, ...
D&D 5eEberron

Unearthed Arcana: Artificer & Paladin Survey

This week we get a whole class, the Artificer, before they return to looking at subclasses/archetypes. The artificer was last seen back in February 2015 in the first entry for D&D 5e, titled Unearthed Arcana: Eberron. I’ve had some good ...
D&D 5eGM ResourcesPlayer ResourcesWuxia / Oriental Adventures

Unearthed Arcana: Monastic Traditions Breakdown

This week’s Unearthed Arcana is another of the less-represented classes, in terms of quantity of archetypes: the monk. Admittedly, the Way of the Four Elements monk has a lot of internal customization, so it could be a ton of different ...
D&D 5eFeywild/ShadowfellGM Resources

Unearthed Arcana: Druid Circles and Wild Shape Breakdown

I guess if you’re going to call any class even obliquely harvest-holiday-themed, druid is a good one. Accordingly, this week’s Unearthed Arcana offers three new druid circles and a variant Wild Shape rule. Whatever else might be said, they took ...
D&D 5eForgotten RealmsReviews

Volo’s Guide to Monsters Review

Last week, Wizards of the Coast released their latest D&D 5th edition fall supplement book, Volo’s Guide to Monsters. I’ve had a week with the book to read it over and even try out some monsters and extended lore in game. Volo’s ...
Campaign TrailD&D 5eSteampunk

My Steampunk Heist One-Shot on the GM Showcase Podcast

This week on the Campaign Trail I’m excited to let everyone know about my Steampunk Heist D&D 5th editon one-shot I ran titled ‘One Last Job‘. The 5 part series was released earlier this week on November 13th, 2016 by the ...
ClassesD&D 5eFeywild/Shadowfell

Unearthed Arcana: Bard Colleges Breakdown

Welcome to Week 2 of November Madness (which might become Indefinite Madness, depending on how long they keep up with weekly UAs), in which the Dynamic Duo give us two new bard Colleges: Glamour and Whispers. These aren’t the first ...
Feywild/ShadowfellGM ResourcesMagic ItemsTribal Knowledge

Fey Weapons

By request from a reader, today’s article is about the magical weapons that the fey wield, or that the Archfey grant to their leal servants. This week should have returned to Domain Rulership, but I’m stalling on that for a ...
Feywild/ShadowfellTribal Knowledge

The Schemes of the Archfey, Part Three

At last we come to the third part of the Schemes of the Archfey, in which I offer story hooks and political interactions for the archetypes of Archfey (archfeytypes) that I described earlier in this series. This article covers the ...
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Dragonlance: The Legend of Huma – Comics and More

It looks like I missed this last week, but Dragonlance fans are getting something new! A 144 page graphic novel titled Dragonlance: The Legend of Huma will be available December 2016. This week on the Campaign Trail I wanted to ...