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D&D 1eDragonlanceHistory of the Classes

The Artificer Class, Part Zero

Thanks to the urging of my readers, particularly Episteme and Dave(s) 4 Goombella, I have to go earlier for the invention of the artificer. I’m looking to Official Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Dragonlance Adventures this time, with the tinkers, found ...
D&D 2eD&D 5eExpeditionsGreyhawk

Cult of Iggwilv- I Want It All – Plot Two

Suggested Locations : Bramblewood (north west) or Gamboge Forest (north east). Activities : Trade with/befriend local Arcane casters. Trade with/befriend local Merchant house notables. (strange planar goods arrived in town) Remove Merchants and Arcane casters when useful. (one missing already) ...
D&D 5eForgotten Realms

D&D Acquisitions Incorporated Book Available Today

An interesting book is out today, published via a partnership between D&D and Penny Arcade. This 10 year old relationship began back in 4th edition and pioneered people watching D&D being played by others. Over the years, DM Chris Perkins, ...
Aquatic / PirateD&D 5ePlayer ResourcesSeas of Vodari

New Druid Subclass: Circle of the Deeps

We’re working steadily on Seas of Vodari, and today I’m showing the first draft of this work. Nothing shown here is at all guaranteed to be in the final version – I just thought that you, ever-faithful readers, would enjoy ...
Character BuildsD&D 5ePlayer ResourcesWuxia / Oriental Adventures

Tribality Publishing – Ki Unleashed

The Myriad Pathways of Ki We have a new publication on DriveThruRPG today. This is the fourteenth product we have released: Ki Unleashed, written by Brandes Stoddard. Ki is so much more than a monk’s personal reservoir of power. Its nature ...
D&D 2eD&D 5eExpeditionsGreyhawkNews

Cult of Iggwilv – Don’t Stop Me Now – Plot ...

Today we look at an adventure with mischievous wizards following in the footsteps of their Witch Queen Patron, the cunning Iggwilv! Suggested Locations : Highfolk in the North West, Midmeadow in the North East. Activities : Monitor the Thieves guild ...
ColumnsD&D 5eDM's Tips & Tricks

Let’s build a Mummy Lord’s Lair + Advice on how ...

Thumbnail art by Arnaud Valette After being asked to do a Mummy Lord lair in the same way I did with the Aboleth by Christopher McFarland I immediately went look for different things I could do with that monster. The ...
D&D 5eMagic ItemsTribal Knowledge

Seven New Magic Items

I hope y’all like it when I post collections of largely unconnected magic items, because that’s what I’m doing today. These were originally posted in Harbinger of Doom, and appear here in an updated form.
D&D 5ePathfinder RPGReviews

Art of War for D&D Players

The original Art of War was written in China over a thousand years ago, a strategy guide of how to conduct your forces and yourself in times of war and preparation for them. So this is a title with chutzpah, ...
ColumnsD&D 5eDM's Tips & Tricks

How to create Enemy Champions on a whim

Thumbnail image from the Shadow of Mordor videogame Tarret the cleric and Spike the rogue continue their travel through the Highpeak Mountains. 3 orc hunters jump out from the bushes and initiative is rolled. Spike goes first stabbing the closest ...