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Dragon Masks – Tyranny of Dragons

I asked Jeremy Crawford last week for the stats for the five dragon masks that are described in Horde of the Dragon Queen, and especially for The Rise of Tiamat, so tonight
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Game Session Length

How long do your Role Playing Games usually take?  I realize that RPGs are an open ended game, but how much time do you reserve to play the game with a set start and ending time?
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10 Awesome Monsters for a D&D 5e Cave or Underground ...

Aquatic | Arctic | Cave or Underground | Desert | Forest | Grassland | Jungle | Mountain | Swamp Are your adventurers making the long descent down to the underdark? Have you adventurers stumbled upon a map that leads to ...
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A Writer’s Guide to Roleplaying: Developing Character at the Table

I started a new campaign and could barely contain my excitement about the character I spent weeks developing. My background is filled with detailed NPCs, an arch nemesis, a dark family secret, and an origin story that makes me tear ...
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D&D 5e Kender & Warforged

Wizard of the Coast’s Mike Mearls was involved with a Reddit AMA today. He provided answers to lots of questions, but I have called out a few items in posts, this being the third post. I’m a big fan of ...
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Dungeon Master D&D 5e Basic Rules Updated

Incorporated two new magic items: Keoughtom’s ointment and cloak of elvenkind. Visit http://dnd.wizards.com/articles/features/basicrules Check out our 5e resources page
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Mass Combat Not Ready for Dungeon Master’s Guide

In his reddit AMA today Mike Mearls posted: “Mass combat is not in the DMG – we decided that the system needed more playtesting. So, we’ll be conducting open testing of that material and releasing it as part of Basic ...
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The Gift of the Gnarled One

Alea Publishing Group has recently released a short 5 page free adventure for any edition.  It is called The Gift of the Gnarled One, with a PDF download link. The adventure was written for The Feudal Lords Campaign Setting.
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Halloween Roundup

Halloween is just a few days away. Here is a list of some Halloween related RPG links including monsters, adventures, music, tips and more.
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Tomb of Horrors – Update 1

Here is my update to the Tomb of Horrors game that we have started to play, along with some of the lessons learned from playing it. I had hoped to finish up the game for the Extra-Life campaign on Saturday