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Save Your Campaign from the Holidays

It’s Halloween this week! My campaign is taking a week off from our main campaign and we’re planning ...
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Monthly Encounters List by Tier and Environment

Thumbnail art by Chris Rahn If you’ve been following my articles you may have seen many of the ...
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A Villain’s Fatal Flaw

So far we have looked at how to create a compelling villain and how to create their organization ...
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Creating an Organization of Evil

So you have your big bad evil guy, right? You’ve developed their motivations, their world view and have ...
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How to Create a Compelling Villain

Creating great villains for your campaigns has as much to do with their deeds as it does their ...
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How to Create and Use Lore in a Tabletop RPG

Lore — huh! What is it good for? I’m sure that joke has never been used before. Lore ...
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Crafting Mythologies for Your Campaign

One of my favorite aspects of world-building for a campaign is crafting a pantheon of gods and weaving ...
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How to Make A Basic Conlang, Part 3: Verbs

In the previous articles, we looked at how to create phonology for our language and we began creating ...
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How to Make A Basic Conlang, Part 2: Nouns

Last week, we tackled the first step in creating a constructed language: choosing the sounds. It was also ...
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How to Make A Basic Conlang, Part 1: Sounds

Creating a conlang, aka constructed language, for your Dungeons & Dragons world can be summarized into three basic ...