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What Dungeon Designers can learn from “Bomb Chicken”

(Author’s note: this article is going to be somewhat different than my normal articles, being both gameplay review and interesting design features that GMs / dungeon designers can use in their games. To be fair, I did not actually play ...
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Khyber Khronicle Volume 3 Review

As you know, Bob, it’s open season for Eberron content in the DM’s Guild. Today I’m reviewing Khyber Khronicle, Volume 3, by Mount Ogden Gaming Company. I received a free review copy, and I heard about this product in the ...
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Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage Review

The second part of the Waterdeep adventure series came out a little less than two weeks ago (well, for me; I shop at local game stores that all have the earlier release dates). My full disclosure on this is that ...
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Guildmasters’ Guide to Ravnica – D&D 5th Edition

Today on November 20th, 2018, Wizards of the Coast’s newest offering will be available everywhere. The Guildmasters’ Guide to Ravnica opens up the world of Magic: The Gathering for your D&D 5th edition game. The campaign book was released earlier ...
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Creature Codex Review

Just like the Tome of Beasts, this Creature Codex looks just like what its name says: A huge codex full of creatures. When it appeared on Kickstarter I pledged for it and have now got the physical and PDF versions ...
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Shadow of the Dusk Queen Review

A review of Shadow of the Dusk Queen, a Kobold Press 5e adventure by Marc Radle for 8th level characters. Come for the fey, stay for the stirges!
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Deep Magic: Time Magic Review

Today I’m digging into Deep Magic: Time Magic for 5e, by Carlos Ovalle, from Kobold Press. Tribality received a free review copy, which to my delight landed in my inbox. As the title signals, this is a PDF of time-magic-related ...
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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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Waterdeep: Dragon Heist for D&D 5e Review

Back in June, D&D held the Stream of Many Eyes event to promote their next storyline which is set in Waterdeep, the Forgotten Realms’ City of Splendor. Part 1 of Dungeon & Dragons’ new fall’s storyline is finally here! Waterdeep: ...
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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 ...