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Notes of the Wandering Alchemist: It's A Trap!

Posted 22 Jan 2017: Episode 6 of our Luxarrah game is out and things are a little tense. A few hours (in game days) trying to escape from underground will do that to a party! Find out how the next leg of this journey goes in today's episode! - more

Jade Gaming News: ZOMBIES!

Posted 22 Jan 2017: Yet another classic undead encounter, though this time the smelly and fleshy kind: Zombies! Whether Shuffling, Running, or just on a casual stroll, Zombies always make for a great encounter, and an easy one to write. They fit into almost any campaign - more

D&D | Kobold Press: Trapmaster: The Hands of Time

Posted 22 Jan 2017: The Hands of Time Mira cursed as a gobbet of molten iron landed on her shoulder. A partner would have made the riddle of the clock easy to bypass. As it was, her only course had been to spike the pendulum. She thought the sweat on her brow beaded fro - more

Tribality: 5 Ideas for Your Next Campaign

Posted 22 Jan 2017: This week on the Campaign Trail I thought I’d take a look at some campaign ideas I just presented to my players. We’re half way along in our Nentir Vale campaign and I’m happy to keep going for another 10, 20, 30 or whatever number - more

Notes of the Wandering Alchemist: Ideas For Future Articles

Posted 22 Jan 2017: Hey everyone, I have been trying to figure out a direction for the articles that come out here and it is stumping me. I figure that, perhaps, writing out some of my ideas here will help me lock something down. For a long time I had a bit of a schedul - more

Jade Gaming News: Strikland Woods

Posted 22 Jan 2017: This map was so worn and so faint that I had to throw it under a few filters in photoshop just to get the image to show up. My character flint traded some furs for this map (along with other supplies), and then as a player I quickly lost it which mea - more

Power Score: Pathfinder - Siege of the Diamond City

Posted 22 Jan 2017: I bought a pile of Pathfinder pdfs from the humble bundle sale. I like to use Pathfinder products to plunder for my home campaign.In my campaign world, a lot of big bad guys are out of the picture:Orcus was killed for good in my Planescape amat and B - more

Tribality: The Group that Stays Together, Slays Together

Posted 22 Jan 2017: Bar none, I am the most humble-est Number one at the top of the humble list My apple crumble is by far the most crumble-est But I act like it tastes bad outta humbleness -excerpt from Im So Humble, by Connor4Real Group conflict, thy name is ego. W - more

D&D | Kobold Press: Dirty Jobs: Parent

Posted 22 Jan 2017: Parenthood Hervard the Steady was one of the greatest wizards of his time: a capable adventurer and a renowned university lecturer. Intelligence and perseverance made him a great wizard; generosity and patience made him a great teacher. And he had gr - more

The Id DM: Ego Check with The Id DM Episode 7 Hawke Robinson

Posted 22 Jan 2017: My guest for Episode 7 of Ego Check with The Id DM is Hawke Robinson, founder of the RPG Research Project. Hawke discusses his early history in gaming, which dates back to the 1970s, and talks about choosing a career … Continue reading mg alt=" - more

Sly Flourish: "Make" Versus "Let"

Posted 22 Jan 2017: As part of the 2016 D&D Dungeon Master Survey, I asked DMs to describe their favorite trick for running a great D&D game. I wrangled the answers a bunch of different ways, all of which you can - more

Power Score: Dungeons & Dragons - Dragon's Delve by Chris Perkins

Posted 22 Jan 2017: Now that the holidays are over, we're back to this online gaming thing. For the foreseeable future, I'm going to run one of these every Saturday. I'm going to switch between the two groups every other weekend.The plan is to start sticking these on yo - more

Tribality: Unearthed Arcana: Ranger & Rogue Breakdown

Posted 22 Jan 2017: This week in Unearthed Arcana we have three new subclasses: two for the ranger, one for the rogue, and one for the little boy who lives down the lane. Theyve drawn themes from a 3.5e prestige class, a 2e kit, and well, the scout is such a universal - more

Jade Gaming News: Asra'Vellyn

Posted 22 Jan 2017: In JADE's 2nd ED AD&D Campaign: Arachnophobia Game 6, Adam's Death Priest Enoch found himself trapped in the Temporal Prime: the Demi-Plane of Time. Early Game 7 Enoch was dead,killed by a Temporal Dog, and it was time for Adam to create a new ch - more

DMDavid: New photo guide to dungeon masters tools

Posted 22 Jan 2017: As a dungeon master or game master, you can run a fun game with almost no gear, just a couple of dice, a pen, and some note paper. I prefer to operate on the other end of the spectrum, with … Continue reading → - more