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Power Score: Dungeons & Dragons - A Guide to Vampires

Posted 11 Feb 2016: In this guide, I will attempt to give an overview on how vampires can be used in Dungeons & Dragons. I'll go over their stats and abilities in each edition, and then I'll discuss popular vampire movies that you can mine for more material.There's - more

Tribality: Alternate Magic: The Power of Sensory Deprivation

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Afriend of mine was telling me about the concept (via 4th Edition Dungeons and Dragons) of the Shadowfell; a dark reflection of the mundane regularly leaking into the prime material world. Or, alternately, even when you thought you were walking thro - more

Jade Gaming News: 15mm Giant Spider

Posted 11 Feb 2016: At first I really didn't like this 15mm Giant Spider from Splintered Light Miniatures. I thought it was really goofy. But hey, it came in one of their dungeon sets and a Giant Spider mini is a Giant Spider mini. So I let it slide, bought the set of m - more

DMDavid: Gaming at the Winter Fantasy Convention

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Imagine taking the Dungeons & Dragons track from Origins or Gen Con, complete with a D&D designer or two, the Adventurers League brain trust, and the games most passionate players, and dropping it into a convention of its own. The … Co - more

Tribality: 7th Sea: Second Edition Kickstarter

Posted 11 Feb 2016: “John Wick brings 7th Sea back in a 300-page, full-color, hardbound book. Revised rules, revised Nations, updated for the 21st Century. “ I funded John Wick’s 7th Sea: Second Edition Kickstarter today and I don’t appear to be - more

Ultanya: Forever Inspiring: Wayne England

Posted 11 Feb 2016: I just learned about the passing of Wayne England. For those that are unaware, Wayne was a prolific fantasy artist. His amazing illustrations have graced Dungeons & Dragons, Magic the Gathering and Warhammer for well over a decade.Some time ago I - more

Jade Gaming News: 2nd Ed Wizard's Character Sheet

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Our last entry in the 2nd ed AD&D Complete Class Handbook Character Sheets is the Wizard. And unlike The Priest, or the Thief, we actually have some sheets this time!OK, well we kind of have some sheets this time. We don't have a full sheet, wher - more

Tribality: 5 Fantasy Series You Should Read If You Play D&D

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Movies, television, and theatre are wonderful places to get ideas, concepts, and even plot-lines for great D&D campaigns. However, for true inspiration and a real feel for how s should play out, nothing beats a good series of novels. When you hav - more

D&D Kobold Press: Prepared!: Shell Song

Posted 11 Feb 2016: We brought the boats in and began unloading as the captain asked. Old man Jul went up the beach a ways to find a place to set the tents. We all laughed at first when he slipped on the rocks and fell flat on his arse, cursing and waving his arms. Now, - more

Power Score: Dead Gods - Deepest Pandemonium

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Tonight we played through what I think is the most important chapter in all of Dead Gods. This is the session in which the heroes found the Wand of Orcus. I upped the ante a bit by changing the adventure slightly - I decided to have Orcus show up to - more

Sly Flourish: Love Letter to the Paizo Flip Mat

Posted 11 Feb 2016: "When art critics get together they talk about Form and Structure and Meaning. When artists get together they talk about where you can buy cheap turpentine." - Pablo Picasso We dungeon masters have - more

Off the Rails: Building a Game Table IV

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Progress moves ever onward! Today got the curved corners glued up to the veneers and then attached them to the table. Notice all the clamps? If you're gluing then you need clamps, because clamps are a st >Corner view.Side view.This is a mockup f - more

Tribality: Steam Lunar New Year Sale!

Posted 11 Feb 2016: With the announcement of the 5e OGL/SRD and some potential changes in my work life, I’ll be taking a short hiatus from The Game Room and From the Depths. Look for announcements on new projects, PDFs, and more coming soon! Until then, you don - more

Tribality: D&D 5e 2016 February Survey & Survey Results

Posted 11 Feb 2016: We see another discussion of the previous monthly survey, with results from Rune Magic & the Rune Scribe Prestige Class, and the Unearthed Arcana Underdark-themed subclasses. Here is the excerpt from the article, and the complete details of the s - more

Tribality: Steampunk Armor for D&D 5th Edition

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Last week on the Campaign Trail I looked Steampunk Weapons for D&D 5th Edition. Both my homebrew setting and a little something else I’ve been working contain steampunk inspired tech. This week I look at Steampunk Armor for D&D 5th Edit - more

Throat Punch Games: Ring Side Report-Board Game A.D.A.P.T.

Posted 11 Feb 2016:   Product-A.D.A.P.T. Producer-Gate Keeper Games Price– Free via print and play, but on kickstarter now! -and-dice-game-0 – 20-30 minutes (2-3 players) Type-American Depth-Light/Medium TL; DR-Evolve for dominance in the sea! 96%   - more

Jade Gaming News: 2nd Ed Thief's Character Sheet

Posted 11 Feb 2016: Last week, we looked at the 2nd ED Priest's Character Sheet, or lack there of, and since our very first one of these was the ranger, that moves us on to the thief... And I really hate to do this to you guys again.There is no Thieves Sheet. Which I th - more