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Power Score: D&D Unearthed Arcana: Gothic Lineages

Posted Wednesday 27 Jan 2021: by April PrimeThere is a new D&D playtest document out, and I thought it would be fun to go through it and check out the lore.Trying to guess what new D&D books will be coming out is a source of joy for me. I'm almost always wrong, but it's f - more

Arcane Eye: New Adventure Coming Soon: Heroes of Karatheon

Posted Tuesday 26 Jan 2021: The Heroes of Karatheon, Arcane Eyes newest 5e adventure, has been written, playtested, and is now in its final stage of editing!The post New Adventure Coming Soon: Heroes of Karatheon appeared first on Arcane Eye. - more

DMDavid: The Last Five GMs Commandments Updated for Today

Posted Tuesday 26 Jan 2021: Back in 1987, Dragon magazine issue 122 published The GMs Ten Commandments: Ten dos and donts for game masters everywhere, a list of tips that author Rig Voln likely wrote 35 years ago. In my last post, I updated the first 5 commandments into 5 - more

Master The Dungeon: Literal Dungeons

Posted Monday 25 Jan 2021: In Dungeons and Dragons most of the time when we visit a ; its actually just a location. Despite being part of the name, most adventures dont take place in actual dungeons and players rarely fight dragons. This isnt a point we’re bring up as - more

Rand Roll: Trinkets of Wind, Sky and Elemental Air for 5e

Posted Monday 25 Jan 2021: A fist-sized metal ball that screams if thrown. Trinkets of sky, wind and elemental air with a couple tables for modifying and making your own.All trinkets - sky | sylvan | theros | winterWind, Sky and Air TrinketsTrinkets that follow the themes of s - more

Nerdarchy: Adventurer as a Culture in Tabletop Roleplaying Games

Posted Sunday 24 Jan 2021: Salutations, nerds! Today were gonna rhapsodize a little bit about adventurers as a culture in fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons and other tabletop roleplaying games. A little definition delve first off. Any time more than one person participates - more

Nerdarchy: D&D Ideas Tag

Posted Sunday 24 Jan 2021: Welcome once again to the weekly newsletter. This week’s topic is tag, which we discussed in our weekly live chat. We hangout every Monday evening at 8 p.m. EST on Nerdarchy Live to talk about D&D, RPGs, gaming, life and whatever nerdy stuf - more

Nerdarchy: Giving Characters Status in the RPG World

Posted Saturday 23 Jan 2021: Salutations, nerds! Today were going to talk about fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons characters in positions of leadership and Im going to do my best to make a case for letting them have status in your gaming world. And yes, I am talking about a - more

Power Score: Dungeons & Dragons - A Guide to the Bodak

Posted Saturday 23 Jan 2021: As I prepare my Monte Cook "Lifebane" campaign, I see certain monsters in Monte's modules being used over and over again. I assume these creatures are some of Monte's favorites. These are some of them:Gray a /li>RetrieverAs I read through the Monte C - more

D&D Beyond: New Players Guide: Character Relationships

Posted Friday 22 Jan 2021: The best characters in fiction form meaningful relationships with each other, allowing these relationships to help them grow. Thats what separates a true character from a stock archetype. Now, how do you do that in D&D? - more

D&D Beyond: Wildemount: Dark Star

Posted Friday 22 Jan 2021: Get a free adventure for 7th-level characters set in dangerous wastes of Xhorhas, created by one of the authors of Explorers Guide to Wildemount! - more

D&D Duet: Tales of Eldura Returns with Season Two

Posted Friday 22 Jan 2021: We are excited to announce the return of Tales of Eldura, our one-on-one D&D livestream! Tales of Eldura follows the adventures of Garreth Stozdack as he travels across the Negative Planes and attempts to free the city of Beacon from the guardia - more

Nerdarchy: Play Your Next 5E D&D Game as a Mind Killer

Posted Friday 22 Jan 2021: Over at Nerdarchy the YouTube channel Nerdarchists Dave and Ted focus their mental energies to a razor’s edge and dissect the concept of a mind killer for fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons. The Soulknife Roguish Archetype in Tasha’s Ca - more