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‘Stranger Things’ Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set

At New York Toy Fair 2019, Wizards of the Coast unveiled a Stranger Things themed Dungeons & Dragons starter set. Similar to the original 5th edition Starter Set, it has everything needed to get started playing the world’s greatest roleplaying ...
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Unearthed Arcana: Sidekicks Breakdown

Oh hey, this month’s Unearthed Arcana covers something I’ve been asking for and working with in my own writing! That’s neat. It’s handled in a 1-20 class progression format, to make sure your favorite NPCs from the early game can ...
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Unearthed Arcana: Of Ships and the Sea Breakdown

This month’s UA article is an substantial 9-page document covering ships, sailing, crews, and ship-related downtime play. Now, obviously, you’ve already purchased Tribality Publishing’s “Naval Combat (5e): Running Sea Encounters for Ships and Monsters,” but I still encourage you to ...
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Die Laughing! A Horror-Comedy Story Game (and Interview)

Craig Campbell of NerdBurger Games, the creator of Murders & Acquisitions and CAPERS RPG, is with us again today to talk about his newest game, Die Laughing. It’s a horror-comedy game with a film-making conceit, and it went live on Kickstarter on October 30th. Check ...
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Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage Previews

Way back in June, Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage was announced alongside Waterdeep: Dragon Heist which has been out since September. While Dungeon of the Mad Mage has been pushed back a week to November 20th, at least we’re ...
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Betrayal Legacy – Avalon Hill Games

Avalon Hill with the Rob Daviau as the game designer have an upcoming Betrayal Legacy based on the best selling Betrayal of House on the Hill. The game is coming out in November, you can preorder here at Amazon: https://amzn.to/2q8H05U ...
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Legendary Dragons: A 5th Edition Supplement by Jetpack 7 – ...

Today we present to you a Kickstarter by Jetpack7. It is Legendary Dragons, a D&D 5th edition supplement with some great writers and artist working on this project. You should give it a look.
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Unearthed Arcana: Dragonmarks Breakdown

Back when I wrote my breakdown of the Wayfinder’s Guide to Eberron, I stayed fairly high-level on studying the dragonmarks. At the time, this was because WGtE is a big document and I wanted to cover it in a single ...
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Pathfinder Second Edition Playtest Breakdown, Part Four

After last week’s trifecta of spellcasters, this week I’m back to a trio of warrior-types: the fighter, the monk, and the paladin. By coincidence, this is also a History of the Fighter series entry, though I’ll call it Part 10.5 ...
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Pathfinder Second Edition Playtest Breakdown, Part Three

Welcome back to the next section of my deep dive into the Pathfinder playtest rules. This time, we’re tackling the bard and cleric classes and, if time is on our side, the druid as well. No promises – oaths are ...