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CROSS PLANES: Playtesting the Psi Knight Sub-Class for Fighter

Posted Wednesday 27 May 2020: Our Friday group was able to physically get together this past weekend and I asked if I could convert my 7th level Kensei Monk to the Psi Knight to try it out. My DM is cool and allowed me to switch it up with a story idea.AJ is great DM and his sess - more

Nerdarchy: Nerdarchy Live is Alive! But What Is It?

Posted Tuesday 26 May 2020: We’ve created a second YouTube channel! There’s no sense in burying the lead and we’re proud to announce the launch of Nerdarchy Live, the new home of our longform video content. Nerdarchy the YouTube channel remains our flagship so - more

Nerdarchy: Hooked on Adventure Too Many Gnolls

Posted Tuesday 26 May 2020: In this fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons adventure a party catches wind of villagers gone missing. If you’ve played D&D for any length of time this scenario arises fairly commonly — someone or groups of people often need rescuing - more

Rand Roll: Non-Combat Encounters for High Level D&D 5e

Posted Tuesday 26 May 2020: 1 death knight who is performing 10 good deeds seeking redemption. They are at task number nine and seek aid to complete it. Non-Combat Encounters using creatures from the D&D Monster Manual. For High-Level EncountersLevel 11+ Non-Combat Encounte - more

Dungeon Solvers: D&D Monster Monday: Orc Blade of Ilneval

Posted Monday 25 May 2020: You cheer as you watch the remaining orc raiders retreat. Though your celebration is short-lived as you hear the orcish horns bellow again. This time [...]The post D&D Monster Monday: Orc Blade of Ilneval appeared first on Dungeon Solvers. - more

Nerdarchy: Adventures for 0th Level Characters in 5E D&D

Posted Monday 25 May 2020: Over at Nerdarchy the YouTube channel Nerdarchists Dave and Ted take on a community request for how to run 0th level characters and adventures for fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons. During the early playtest stages of 5E D&D when it … Re - more

Wizard Of The Tavern: Wizard Subclasses: (Which One Is For Me?)

Posted Sunday 24 May 2020: Wizards are by far one of my favorite classes to play. But just because you know you want to play a wizard, doesnt mean you know which subclass you want. With 10 official wizard subclasses for 5e, it can be a very tough call for many to commit an en - more

Nerdarchy: D&D Ideas Charm

Posted Sunday 24 May 2020: Welcome once again to the weekly newsletter. This week’s topic is charm, which we discussed in our live chat. We hangout every Monday evening at 8 p.m. EST and talk about D&D, RPGs, gaming, life and whatever nerdy stuff comes … Read M - more

The Kind GM: DMs Guild Review The Psion Class

Posted Saturday 23 May 2020: The Psion Class is a supplement by Stratos Fotakis. Psionics is part of D&D that hasnt been officially implemented yet in 5th Edition. There have been various takes through the Unearthed Arcana articles, some of them being good. This supplement - more

Nerdarchy: Get Pumped for the 5E D&D Muscle Wizard

Posted Saturday 23 May 2020: Over at Nerdarchy the YouTube channel Nerdarchists Dave and Ted get swole with the Muscle Mage, a quirky character concept for fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons. The concept of a wizard more into physical fitness than academic research sounds like - more

RJD20: Dungeons & Dragons: A Lifetime For Improvement

Posted Friday 22 May 2020: Dungeons & Dragons is a hobby one can have over a lifetime. From a persons first foray into the world of dice-rolling and dungeon-delving, to their hundredth encounter with a dragon, D&D does not get stale and it constantly evolves. It is a - more

Old School Role Playing: Manticores in Dungeons and Dragons

Posted Friday 22 May 2020: Manticores were introduced to the game in Original Dungeons and Dragons in the second book entitled Monsters and Treasure in 1974. Of course, Manticores have existed, in Persion mythology far longer than Dungeons and Dragons has been around. in 222 A - more

The Mythical Cat: Campaign Journal #9

Posted Friday 22 May 2020: The party leaves Kolinville, bound for the city of Edge Town. Along the way, they investigate the remains of a downed ship and find hints of a looming threat. - more