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Storm Edge Campaign Setting 15: Gods of Eight Isles ‐ ...

Welcome back to the world of STORM EDGE: THE ADVENTURES IN EIGHT ISLES! This week, we are delving deeper into the mythologies and gods worshipped among the denizens of The Eight Isles. Let’s begin with, well, the beginning.   ORIGIN: ...
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A Villain’s Fatal Flaw

So far we have looked at how to create a compelling villain and how to create their organization of evil, so now let’s look at what makes villains sympathetic and compelling to fight against their fatal flaw.  A fatal flaw ...
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Storm Edge Campaign Setting 14: Monsters of Eight Isles ‐ ...

Welcome back to the world of STORM EDGE: THE ADVENTURES IN EIGHT ISLES! This week, we are introducing some of the new monsters from The Eight Isles that adventures may encounter near rivers, lakes and seas. See below for more. ...
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Midnight Mask Roguish Archetype

Here’s another thing I’m working on for Under the Seas of Vodari. It’s inspired by the same ideas as a roguish archetype I posted in Harbinger of Doom almost five years ago, but I’ve reworked the flavor text to fit ...
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Creating an Organization of Evil

So you have your big bad evil guy, right? You’ve developed their motivations, their world view and have given them a compelling reason for their actions. What’s next? Well, they need henchmen to carry out their will! Let’s do some ...
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Monthly Encounter #13: The Corrupted Underwater Dragon (lvls 1-4)

Thumbnail art from Josh Benson Here at Tribality, we’ve decided to provide our readers with Encounters ready to be added to your table. I’ll be creating new ones monthly for you to have a big collection to look through when ...
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The Magic Aquatic: Five Spells

Over in Harbinger of Doom, I wrote a collection of six spells developed by underwater peoples, intended for Under the Seas of Vodari. In this article, I’ve created five more, tilted more toward utility than combat. Many thanks to Shawn ...
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How to Create a Compelling Villain

Creating great villains for your campaigns has as much to do with their deeds as it does their motivations. Memorable villains should present not just mechanical challenges to the party, but roleplaying challenges. A great villain forces player characters to ...
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D&D Wilderness Kit

Details for a new D&D Wilderness Kit have emerged. This kit will include a DM screen, hex maps, ration tracker, wilderness rules references, and 27 cards. The kit will cost for $24.99 and will release on November 17, 2020, the ...
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Storm Edge Campaign Setting 13: College of Personas

Welcome back to the world of STORM EDGE: THE ADVENTURES IN EIGHT ISLES! This week, we are introducing new subclass for Bards in The Eight Isles: College of Personas! College of Personas The precarious nature of The Eight Isles where ...