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Roleplay in Combat

Of the three pillars of Dungeons & Dragons (or any tabletop roleplaying game for that matter), roleplaying is ...
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Five D&D Creatures That Punch Above Their Challenge Rating

A huge part of being a Dungeon Master is choosing monsters for the players to face. Although combat ...
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Even MORE Commonly Confused Rules in D&D 5e

The more I dug into the lesser known or often misinterpreted rules of Dungeons & Dragons, the more ...
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Five Commonly Confused Rules in D&D 5e

In my last article (Five Tips for New Dungeon Masters), my top tip was to “Know the Rules”. ...
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How to create Enemy Champions on a whim

Thumbnail image from the Shadow of Mordor videogame Tarret the cleric and Spike the rogue continue their travel ...
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20 Sea Encounters

With the Seas of Vodari Campaign Setting arriving soon, and the just announced Ghosts of Saltmarsh adventures module ...
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Theatre of the Mind Vs Grid-based combat

The eternal conflict… Will you play using Theatre of the Mind (TotM), or by using a grid to ...
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Duels that are Fun for Everyone at the Table

Running Duels | Wizard Duels (Coming Soon) Duels are arranged combat between two people, usually with matched weapons, ...
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Slashers, Cults, and Unseen Terror

A look at Halloween, Halloween 3, what they have in common, and how to use both as a ...
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Battle Master Maneuvers for Grappling

A few weeks back, I mentioned in the comments that I wanted to write a collection of maneuvers ...