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CROSS PLANES: Campaign Trail: Master of the Universe

Posted Sunday 20 Oct 2019: I'm sure that I am like many Game Masters and have far more ideas than I have time to actually run. Campaign Trails is how I will share those ideas and have them written down in case I actually get a chance to run them.I've been a huge fan of Masters - more

Wizard Of The Tavern: Evocation Wizard 5e Guide: Blow It Up!

Posted Sunday 20 Oct 2019: The 5e Evocation Wizard. The first class for dnd 5e that really focused on the damage capabilities of the wizard. Its level 2 ability is extremely useful for those that seek area damage. However, it gains nothing noteworthy again until level 14. - more

Nerdarchy: D&D Ideas Words of Power and the Power of Words

Posted Sunday 20 Oct 2019: Welcome once again to the weekly Nerdarchy Newsletter. You can get the Nerdarchy Newsletter delivered to your inbox each week, along with updates and info on how to game with Nerdarchy, by signing uphere. This week we delve into the … Read Mor - more

CROSS PLANES: Icons: Assembled Edition: Devil's Night

Posted Sunday 20 Oct 2019: Our regular DM had the flu last night and I stepped up to run something. I was kind of set on Goodman's Games' new Halloween Module Creep, Skrag, Creep, but after reading it, it was really similar to our last play session.I've been thinking about run - more

D&D Duet: Curse of Strahd: The Duet Revamp

Posted Saturday 19 Oct 2019: The goal of this revamp is to make the excellent curse of Strahd work with one player and one DM. To that end, this revamp will tackle three things that need to be addressed for this excellent module to work as a duet. I will post area specific twea - more

Old School Role Playing: Statues in Dungeons and Dragons

Posted Saturday 19 Oct 2019: The use of Statues in Dungeons and Dragons is an iconic part of the game. Virtually every published module has at least one statue in it. Virtually every home brewed adventure has at least one as well. Sometimes they do magical things. Sometimes they - more

Power Score: Dungeons & Dragons - A Guide to Infernal Contracts

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: Devils make contracts with mortals. It's what they do. In D&D, this has always been a pretty vague thing in terms of how the rules work. But now, in 5th edition, we have some pretty concrete rules that can be used to make contracts be a more invo - more

Terminally Nerdy: TNs Indie Impressions Devious Dungeons

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: Sometimes you just wanna hit things with progressively bigger and stronger sticks, and Devious Dungeon allows you to be a large angry barbarian type man who hits things with progressively stronger sticks. There is a lot of gore, violence, and… - more

D&D Beyond: Druid 101: Wild Shape Guide

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: Last week, we looked at the druidic Circle of the Moon, but there wasn’t time to look at your Wild Shape options. Now, learn about the best creatures to transform into for combat, utility, and sheer fun! - more

Wizards D&D Articles: Behold the Oracle of War!

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: A new campaign is coming to the D&D Adventurers League, and you could find yourself in the middle of renewed hostilities among the nations of Khorvaire in Eberron! The campaign is called Oracle of War, and it... - more

D&D Adventurers League Organizers: Behold the Oracle of War!

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: A new campaign is coming to the D&D Adventurers League, and you could find yourself in the middle of renewed hostilities among the nations of Khorvaire in Eberron! The campaign is called Oracle of War, and it officially launches in December 2019, - more

Nerdarchy: Feats of Deep Magic: Alkemancy from Kobold Press

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: I was privileged to receive a free copy of Kobold Presss new Deep Magic: Alkemancy, a Kobold Press supplement for 5th Edition, in order to review it. Concocting potions and utilizing them is nothing new to the fantasy genre, and … Read More - more

CROSS PLANES: Remembering Steve

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: I found tonight that an old friend of mine, Steve, had passed on Monday. Apparently, he was at a gaming convention with a buddy over the weekend and didn't feel very good. When he returned home on Monday, he had a lethal heart attack.He was right aro - more

Power Score: Dungeons & Dragons - Hellturel Review

Posted Friday 18 Oct 2019: Today I'm going to take a look at another DMs Guild product. It's Hellturel, an expansion on the Elturel section in Baldur's Gate, Descent into Avernus.This one is a bit of a tougher sell on me, as I am primarily only interested in the pure Nine Hell - more

Notes of the Wandering Alchemist: Butchers Among Us #4

Posted Thursday 17 Oct 2019: Session 4 Last time…. *note this campaign features demons, blood, and occasional gore* To Catch A Demon-Bird It is early morning, just after dawn. Usagi as retrieved a magical harpoon from the saved ; - more