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Nerdarchy: Twas the Nightmare Before Father Winters Day for 5E D&D

Posted Tuesday 27 Oct 2020: Its that time of year, when things go bump in the night and everyone gives cosplayers the pass they deserve. Halloween is one of my absolute favorite times of year and I really wanted to write something inspired by the season. I have several favorit - more

Master The Dungeon: Lovecraft Style Warlocks for DnD

Posted Tuesday 27 Oct 2020: Warlocks in DnD are practically screaming for a Lovecraft style treatment. While D&D is primarily a fantasy setting game, you might still want the classic, otherworldly horror style of Cthulhu or Yogsathoth in your game. While most of Lovecrafts - more

Nerdarchy: Adding Randomness to Your RPG

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: The controlled chaos of randomly rolled characters or randomly created events within tabletop roleplaying games appeals to many gamers. Even the fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Master’s Guide contains a nice chunk of random tables - more

D&D Beyond: Sorcerer 101: Storm Sorcery

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: Lets take it from the top! Become a master of every subclass in D&D with Class 101. This weeks entry is Storm Sorcery, a sorcerous origin that channels the untamed power of the storm from your soul through your fingertips. - more

D&D Adventurers League Organizers: Liars Night 2020 | Wave 3

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: The nights grow longer, and the chill in the air, more biting. Settlements increase activity in preparation for the suns hibernation and to find any excuse for merriment before the cold chases everyone indoors. On Liars Night eve, no one is as they - more

Wizards D&D Articles: Subclasses, Part 5

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: Empowered by dragons, two subclasses land in todays Unearthed Arcana: the Way of the Ascendant Dragon for monks and the Drakewarden for rangers. You can find them in the PDF below. Well release a survey soon to find... - more

Dungeon Solvers: D&D Monster Monday: Iron Cobra

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: Suddenly the giant, metallic snake statue springs to life as you approach it. It lets out a terrifying hiss and slithers toward you. Before you [...]The post D&D Monster Monday: Iron Cobra appeared first on Dungeon Solvers. - more

Arcane Eye: Swashbuckler 5e Guide

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: In this post, we will examine the different choices you will be presented with when leveling up your Swashbuckler in D&D 5e. We will be discussing everything from which ability scores to max out, to which races will give you the best stats (and - more

Nerdarchy: 5 Survival Skill Challenges for 5E D&D

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: Salutations, nerds! Weve done it. Weve made it to the last skill in fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons. I hope youre prepared to make some Survival checks because as suggested by the title, were going to get into five skill challenges to give m - more

Sly Flourish: D&D Prep: Write Down Ten Things

Posted Monday 26 Oct 2020: Everyone has creative habits that work well for them. Today I'm going to share one of mine. Write down ten things. Write down ten notable locations in your fantasy city. Write down ten dungeons the ch - more

Nerdarchy: D&D Ideas Kobolds

Posted Sunday 25 Oct 2020: Welcome once again to the weekly newsletter. This week’s topic is kobolds, which we discussed in our 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 stuff c - more

DnD Duet: A Thief in the Night: Part One

Posted Saturday 24 Oct 2020: The Land of Vampires series continues with A Thief in the Night, a four-part level 5 adventure for one GM and one player! In what follows, well cover part one of this duet adventure where the party begins to explore the Green Vale and meets many f - more

The Alexandrian: Ask the Alexandrian #2: Dejected in Dragon Heist

Posted Saturday 24 Oct 2020: Mark writes: In your Dragon Heist Remix, you have changed events so that theres some more breathing room between Chapter 1 [when the PCs investigate the disappearance of Floon and discover the real kidnap victim was Renaer Neverember] and Chapter 3 - more

RJD20: Caught in Galen Lessons: Sessions 13-15

Posted Friday 23 Oct 2020: Art credit Wizards of the Were almost on track with the Caught in Galen campaign! Next week is session 19; this article reviews and explores the lessons learned and best moments of sessions 13-15. From explosive combats at a lovely little inn and pl - more