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UA 2020: Subclasses, Part Three Breakdown

It’s been a couple of weeks since the chaos of Subclasses, Part Two: Revenge of the Bride of the Electric Boogaloo, so yesterday WotC dropped three more playtest subclasses. We have the Armorer artificer, the Circle of Stars druid, and ...
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Spheres of Power & Might is Coming to 5e – ...

Drop Dead Studios is taking its Spheres system and making the jump from Pathfinder to D&D 5th edition, bringing tons of amazing options for character creation, world-building, and storytelling. Their Kickstarter is already funded and they are unlocking stretch goals. ...
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Descent into Midnight – Preview

Descent into Midnight is a “roleplaying game about community, family, and hope on an aquatic world“. This Kickstarter has been a long time in the making and has also gone through heavy playtesting. You do not want to miss out ...
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UA 2020: Subclasses, Part 2B Breakdown

Déjà vu, all over again! There’s been a whole thing that is why this got retracted and reissued. You either know about it or don’t, you have opinions about it or don’t, but I’m not getting into it here.  
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UA 2020: Subclasses, Part 2 Breakdown

Tonight, at the Pit, Everyone. Gets… A New. Subclass. In the second part of the deviously-named “Subclasses” series of UA drops, we get a bardic college, a cleric domain, and a sorcerous origin. For those of you keeping score at ...
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UA 2020: Subclasses, Part 1 Breakdown

New year, new Unearthed Arcana – this time bringing us four new subclasses. We have the barbarian Path of the Beast, the monk Way of Mercy, the paladin Oath of the Watchers, and the warlock Noble Genie Patron. I am ...
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Laeral Silverhand’s Explorer’s Kit Dice Box – Product Announcement

The new year is here and the D&D marketing machine is up and running. The first D&D product news of the year is a preview of a new dice box called ‘Forgotten Realms Laeral Silverhand’s Explorer’s Kit’. Laeral Silverhand is ...
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Unearthed Arcana: Psionics, Round Four

That’s not the proper name for this UA release, which would be either Fighter, Rogue, and Wizard or PsychicSoulPsionics, but as those are both unhelpful names, you get Psionics, Round Four. This is a new, very 5e take: what if ...
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Unearthed Arcana: Cleric, Druid, and Wizard Breakdown

Another UA release dropped today, with subclasses for the cleric (Twilight – not a vampire thing), druid (Wildfire – not a NERF gun), and wizard (Onomancy: divination through names). Not only am I into those concepts, the file name of ...
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Baldur’s Gate Descent into Avernus – Preview

Welcome to Avernus. The new D&D book that has been released today! Avernus was an ancient name for a volcanic crater near Cumae, Italy, in the region of Campania west of Naples. Avernus was the entrance to the underworld in ...