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D&D Beyond: Balancing the Scales

Posted Wednesday 19 Feb 2020: How do you challenge adventurers that can handle any combat problem with ease? DC helps you learn a skill that all Dungeon Masters need to learn in order to keep the game fun at higher levels.  - more

Dungeon Goblin: How Not To Burn Out Running a Sandbox Campaign

Posted Wednesday 19 Feb 2020: One of the biggest problems in running a sandbox campaign, in my opinion, is the scale problem and the biggest of them all - burnout since you probably will need to prepare more than one or couple things before the session. In this blog post, we will - more

Power Score: Dragon+ Issue 29

Posted Wednesday 19 Feb 2020: This issue of Dragon+ is the holiday issue, and thus it is full to the brim with products and ads. I've sifted through it as best I could to pull out the stuff that I think is most useful or interesting for the tabletop D&D people out there.Most - more

DnD Duet: Identify: Syrinscape

Posted Wednesday 19 Feb 2020: If you're on the hunt for immersive music for your D&D games across a wide variety of settings, look no further than Syrinscape! When you select one of their fantasy soundtracks, they have several options for ways the narrative might progress. T - more

THOUGHT EATER: Humpday Blog-O-Rama 2.19.20

Posted Wednesday 19 Feb 2020: Blogs are an integral, vital part of the RPG hobby. They serve as incubators for new games, sounding boards for fresh ideas, and platforms for up-and-coming talent. They keep "forgotten" games alive, foster discussions, and build communities.Every We - more

Wizards D&D Articles: Bonus Episode with Nick Roth

Posted Tuesday 18 Feb 2020: In this special bonus edition of Dragon Talk, we're joined for an interview by Extra Life donor and Dungeon Master Nick Roth! Be sure to catch the debut of Nick's new show, Twitch At The Table on February 23rd at 3pm... - more

Master The Dungeon: D&D Beginner Classes for First Time Players

Posted Tuesday 18 Feb 2020: The following article was written by guest post writer Travis Scoundrel of Nerds and Scoundrels. Need to make a class recommendation for a first-time D&D 5E player? This list will help give you a recommendation that is friendly to a new adventure - more

Power Score: Dragon+ Issue 28

Posted Tuesday 18 Feb 2020: It's Dragon+ time! This month we have all sorts of stuff. The highlight, to me, is an absolutely epic map of the Nine Hells by Jason Thompson. That thing is unreal.You can check out this issue right here.Imagining the Ampersand: Dariusz r />We start - more

DMDavid: How to Build a D&D Monk So Good That DMs Want to Cheat

Posted Tuesday 18 Feb 2020: Ive seen a dungeon master go from rolling saves against a monks Stunning Strike in the open to rolling in secret. Im sure that meaningless switch had nothing to do with prior encounters where the monk ran around the battlefield … Continue re - more

CROSS PLANES: Star Wars: Str'Owl for Stars Without Number

Posted Tuesday 18 Feb 2020: Str'Owl for Stars Without >>AC: 14an>span>span>r ;+1r />Str'Owls are not native to Pha and the Galactic Empire believes that they were brought to the icy planet within the last 200 years. They mate for life, generally producing one owlet, a - more

The Kind GM: Quick Update

Posted Monday 17 Feb 2020: I will try to be as quick as possible, otherwise the title would be somewhat of a bait. Mailing list I have started a mailing list. As I’m starting to create content that isn’t located on the blog, I thought I should set up a mailing list - more

The Monsters Know What Theyre Doing: Yeth Hound Tactics

Posted Monday 17 Feb 2020: The yeth hound originates in Devonian myth as the local spin on the black dog motif prevalent across British and Northern European folklore as a harbinger of doooooom. In fifth-edition D&D, theyre evil fey predators that hunt at night, their h - more

CROSS PLANES: Star Wars: The Ice Planet Pha using Tiny Frontiers

Posted Monday 17 Feb 2020: I ran my second one-shot where the players are Imperial Storm Troopers using Tiny nd set in the Star Wars Galaxy.The session opened as the Interdictor the Troopers are stationed on, the Inferno, had rendezvoused with Vader's Super Star Destroyer, n s - more

D&D Beyond: Encounter of the Week: Mimics in the Mine

Posted Monday 17 Feb 2020: Delve deep beneath the surface of Exandria and defeat the shapeshifting cretins that have spread terror throughout Grimgolir! Dive into the world of Critical Role and preorder Explorer's Guide to Wildemount today on D&D Beyond. - more

Dungeon Solvers: D&D Monster Monday: Skum

Posted Monday 17 Feb 2020: You hurridly make you way out of the sunken ship, narrowly escaping the aboleth that decimated your allies. A wave of relief washes over you [...]The post D&D Monster Monday: Skum appeared first on Dungeon Solvers. - more