D&D 5e

5th Edition of Dungeons & Dragons Articles

D&D 5eThoughts & Things

Deities & Demigods – Part 4

Continuing with the Melnibonéan Mythos, the next figure is ARIOCH.
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Gen Con 2015 – Rage of Demons Storyline

Gen Con attendees will get the chance to play content from the upcoming adventure Out of the Abyss.Gen Con is two weeks away—July 30th will be here soon enough! Attendees of the annual gaming conference in Indianapolis will be the ...
Aquatic / PirateD&D 5eFrom the DepthsGM Resources

1st – 15th level Aquatic Campaign Outline

In this series I have been presenting creatures you can use for villains, lieutenants, minions, and wild encounters for 5th edition aquatic games, as well as encounter seeds for these villains at each tier. At these highest tiers, I will be fleshing ...
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Run a Nentir Vale Campaign for D&D 5th Edition

Earlier this week, I was surprised to see the Nentir Vale on the list of settings in the latest D&D poll alongside Greyhawk, Eberron and other big settings. Seeing Nentir Vale on the poll gave me hope D&D’s 4th default ...
AdventuresAquatic / PirateD&D 5eFrom the DepthsMonsters & NPCs

25 Aquatic Enemies for 11th-15th Level Characters

In this series I will be presenting creatures you can use for villains, lieutenants, minions, and wild encounters for 5th edition aquatic games. I will also be presenting encounter seeds for these villains at each tier. This week I bring you ...
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4 Ideas for Fixing the Alignment Problem

“Wait, I didn’t know there is an alignment problem?” or “Alignment ruins every game. Die alignment, die.” No other item on a character sheet is as controversial as alignment. Since the release of AD&D a two-axis alignment system has been ...
Aquatic / PirateD&D 5eFrom the DepthsGM Resources

6 Aquatic Encounter Seeds for 6th-10th Level Characters

In this series I will be presenting creatures you can use for villains, lieutenants, minions, and wild encounters for 5th edition aquatic games, as well as encounter seeds for these villains at each tier. This week I bring you aquatic encounter ...
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Avengers Assemble – Thor Rebuild for D&D 5e

A little over a month ago I shared some some character builds for each of the original movie Avengers. I think the set was pretty well received and Black Widow and Captain America turned out great. I did get a ...
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Aarakocra (Circle of Air, Storm Lord, Oath of the Winds, ...

The aarakocra were one of my favorite monsters from the original Fiend Folio. They, along with the bizarre and oft-mocked flumph, were one of the only good races in the book and seemed ripe for heroic storytelling. Unfortunately, they weren’t ...
D&D 5eThoughts & Things

Level 0 Characters for a Dungeon Crawl

After being introduced to Dungeon Crawl Classics, I decided to add some of that Old School flavor to our Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition Apprentice Character Program (ACP). But these Level 0’s aren’t exactly apprentice characters. They don’t have a ...