GM Resources

Everything NPCs – Motivation

Today I have a guest post from Nicholas Labonté that looks at using NPCs in your game. NPC’s get a bad rap. At best, they’re ...
D&D 5eForgotten Realms

Tyranny of Dragons Adventure New Cover Re-release Oct 22

This press release just came out. The new cover looks amazing! Having book books combined into one with some smoothing out will be nice too. ...
D&D 3.5eDragonlanceHistory of the Classes

The Artificer Class, Part Three

Thanks to several Alert Readers including Trampas Whiteman and Cam Banks, another chapter in the story of the artificer came to my attention: War of ...
D&D 2eD&D 5eExpeditionsGreyhawk

Greyhawk-Shadowfell

Today we look at sprinkling your Greyhawk games with a dash of the Shadowfell, aka plane of Shadow. The Shadowfell is that dark mirror of ...
DM's Tips & Tricks

Improve your game with maps!

Thumbnail art by Francesca Baerald You find yourself in a corridor that bifurcates into three ways. Barbarian: Wait! The map only shows two corridors! Rogue: ...
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Aquatic / PirateD&D 5ePlaytestSeas of VodariSwashbuckling

New Gunslinger Archetype: The Sniper

Week over week, we continue to develop new content for Seas of Vodari and show it off here, both because we like sharing cool stuff ...
D&D 2eD&D 5eExpeditionsGM ResourcesGreyhawk

Greyhawk-Feywild

Today we talk about flavouring your Greyhawk based games with the Feywild, aka the Faerie realm. The Feywild is that wondrous place that tickles and ...
ColumnsDM's Tips & Tricks

Worldbuilding: Expanding your world and PC backgrounds

Thumbnail image by Andreas Rocha You are thinking of creating a new world for your players to adventure. As always, you might have the core ...
Campaign TrailClassesD&D 5e

Mask – A Rogue Archetype (5e)

I wanted to share another experiential subclass concept I’ve been working on that encourages pulp action and swashbuckling gameplay. The following subclass let’s you play ...
D&D 3.5eEberronHistory of the Classes

The Artificer Class, Part Two

Welcome back to the History of the Artificer. Here in the third* article, we’re finally going to see a version of the class that is ...
AdventuresD&D 2eD&D 5eDM's Tips & TricksExpeditionsGreyhawkPathfinder RPG

Greyhawk Cities – Eru Tovar

Greyhawk is the original campaign world for Gary Gygax, with stories focusing on the lands of Flanaess, the heroes and villains that inhabit it. Wolf ...
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D&D 5eReviews

Legendary Dragons Review

Are you bored of always using the same old dragons? Are you looking for something else to impress your players? Legendary Dragons by Jetpack7 has ...
Aquatic / PirateCampaign TrailD&D 5e

Cannoneer – Fighter Archetype for 5e

I have been busy with the Vodari Kickstarter and it’s been a while since I had time to post on the Campaign Trail. I wanted ...
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D&D 5eNewsReviews

Acquisitions Incorporated – Review

We now have an opportunity to start our own franchise! The Acquisitions Incorporated book gives us some fairly detailed tools to explore the business side ...
Aquatic / PirateD&D 5ePreviewsSeas of VodariSwashbuckling

The School of the Mistwalker

Today, I have another first draft of a subclass for Seas of Vodari to share with you. This is a tradition of wizards outside the ...
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History of the Classes

D&D 3.5eDragonlanceHistory of the Classes

The Artificer Class, Part Three

Thanks to several Alert Readers including Trampas Whiteman and Cam Banks, another chapter in the story of the artificer came ...
D&D 3.5eEberronHistory of the Classes

The Artificer Class, Part Two

Welcome back to the History of the Artificer. Here in the third* article, we’re finally going to see a version ...

Performance Check

Performance Check

Asymmetrical D&D: Ravenloft-ish

A work-in-progress look at one potential solution to run an asymmetrical D&D 5e game with local and remote players who ...
Performance Check

RPGification (Super) Smashes Back

A look at the last entry in the Super Smash Bros. franchise, and how it uses several traditional RPG elements ...