Tag: lore

D&D 5eGM Resources

A Villain’s Fatal Flaw

So far we have looked at how to create a compelling villain and how to create their organization ...
D&D 5eGM Resources

Creating an Organization of Evil

So you have your big bad evil guy, right? You’ve developed their motivations, their world view and have ...
D&D 5eGM Resources

How to Create a Compelling Villain

Creating great villains for your campaigns has as much to do with their deeds as it does their ...
D&D 5eGM Resources

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 ...
ColumnsDM's Tips & Tricks

Worldbuilding: Expanding your world and PC backgrounds

Thumbnail image by Andreas Rocha You are thinking of creating a new world for your players to adventure. ...
Performance Check

5e Magic Item Patterns for Alternate Crafting: Part One

Three patterns for magic items from the D&D 5e SRD for characters interested in crafting. These can be ...
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Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Review (D&D 5e)

On May 29th, 2018, Wizards of the Coast’s latest D&D 5th edition supplement book, Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes ...
Performance Check

Alternative Lore for 5e Ghouls

The history of ghouls in D&D is an interesting one. Since roughly the beginning of time – as ...
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The Naga: A History of Slithery Snakes in RPGs

This week we have a guest post by Clave Jones looking at the history of the Naga. Indiana ...
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The Lore of Lost Mine of Phandelver

“Lost Mine of Phandelver” is, at least right now, probably the most widely played adventure in 5th edition ...