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The Bones of Kovach – Alternate Crafting for 5e

An alternative non-character level based crafting system for D&D 5e, as well as a look at crafting in ...
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Event-Theming and Moral Messaging

The last time I wrote about wrestling and tabletop games was back in April. With Summerslam 2018 just ...
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Hackers, Ultra-Truth, and Tool Checks

A look at the classic film Hackers, why it's much better than you think, and how it's depiction ...
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5 Ways to Save Your Campaign from Summer Vacation

This week on the Campaign Trail, I’m looking at vacations and how to make sure your campaign survives ...
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Scholastic Exploration and National Treasure

Happy 4th of July! Today, let's talk about how stealing the constitution is a great model scholastic exploration ...
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Seven Magical Ranged Weapons That Aren’t Bows

If you are like me, you love ranged weapons - but are tired of bows. If so, check ...
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Misread Magic #2 – Arcane Gait, Bear, and Feather Flail

The second entry in Misread Magic terribly misreads arcane gate, fear, and feather fall. What sorts of things ...
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Relationship Maps and Social Progress

In the comments of this excellent article by Blake Ryan, I speak a little bit about some of ...
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GLOW, Long-form jokes, and Storytelling Payoffs

The second season of GLOW is around the corner, so let's look at a special moment from the ...
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Misread Magic #1 – Fronds, Magic Mussel, and Musty Step

Have you ever read something and had to do a double take? Of course you have. Now imagine ...