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Spilled Ale Studios: 5e: Symbiont Feats

Posted 20 Jun 2018: The following feats are intended to give options for playing a character whose body has been possessed by a symbiotic entity. Examples from popular media include Vampire Hunter D and his Left Hand, as well as Eddie Brock and Venom. I originally came - more

CROSS PLANES: Creature Crucible: Sharknado for Labyrinth Lord

Posted 20 Jun 2018: Sharknado for Labyrinth br />AL CE, MV 60', AC 9, HD 12, #AT 3 >THAC0 n style="font-size: large;">DG 1d6+4, SV 12 fighter, ML 12,  XP 1200It's a tornado filled with sharks. Yep, you pissed off your DM.(If you like this post and others like - more

D&D Adventurers League Organizers: Some Season 8 Previews

Posted 20 Jun 2018: Origins is a WRAP!Many awesome games were played, many excellent gamers met other excellent gamers, and a few tasty morsels of the season 8 preview came out during the convention. Sure, we already know that it’s gonna be in Waterdeep thanks to - more

CROSS PLANES: Shadow of the Demon Lord: Asylum

Posted 20 Jun 2018: We started a new Shadow of the Demon Lord campaign two weeks back. I'm using the excellent PDF adventure, In Need of a Killing (a Kickstarter exclusive), and expanding it's setting, the village of Asylum.Some things that set my Asylum apart:The World - more

Welcome to RJD20: Accepting the Flow

Posted 20 Jun 2018: Its Friday night. Everyones gathered around the table. Tonight is my groups first delve into Dungeons and Dragons in years. Were playing fifth edition and Im the dungeon master. I have a few notes, Hoard of the Dragon Queen, and my dice pushed b - more

Dungeon Solvers: D&D Monster Monday: Winter Eladrin

Posted 20 Jun 2018: You hear and see the lonely winter eladrin weeping, but you can’t look away. Her presence has distracted you and frozen you in place. You see her crack a brief smile in-between her sobbing as she unleashes a quick blast of ice upon you. You can - more

CROSS PLANES: Shadow of the Demon Lord: Gorilla-Men

Posted 20 Jun 2018: "Within the Assembly of Apes, the gorilla caste is strictly used for military and Gorilla-man          DIFFICULTY />Size 1 r />10 (+0)Defense 13 (hard an> (+3)   11 (+1) lect 10 (+0) /b> 12 (+2)pan>Intimi - more

CROSS PLANES: Creature Crucible: Un-Men for Labyrinth Lord

Posted 20 Jun 2018: an>for Labyrinth br />AL C, MV 20', AC 8, HD 4, #AT 1 [limb], THAC0 17, DG 1d6+1, SV 4 fighter, ML 12,  XP 80The Un-Men are unliving, mishapen creatures raised by evil sorcerery, using a magic darker than even necromancy. Only a wizard - more

Dungeon Solvers: Character Build: Arcane Archer Fighter

Posted 20 Jun 2018: The Arcane Archer Fighter Goals of this Build Glass Cannon A glass cannon is a ranged character that sits in the back of the group and deals massive amounts of damage. This build will be able to dish out some heavy singe-target burst damage as well a - more

Spilled Ale Studios: 5e Fallout: Sinister Synths!

Posted 20 Jun 2018: Wow, two updates today! This one's for fans of Fifth Edition Fallout. I bet you've been wondering when I'd next get around to updating the bestiary. Well wonder no more! As of today, synth statblocks are available on the wiki. This is a relatively s - more

Spilled Ale Studios: 5e: Warlock Patron, The Noble Genie

Posted 20 Jun 2018: Happy Friday! Today I have a first pass at a new warlock archetype: The Noble Genie patron. According to the Monster Manual, "Noble genies are the rarest of their kind. They are used to getting what they want, and have learned to trade their abilit - more

Notes of the Wandering Alchemist: Sub-Class: Oni-Blooded Sorcerer

Posted 20 Jun 2018: Hello everyone and welcome to another self-imposed challenge! When I had the Twitterverse vote on these, which feels like months ago, I was very happy that the Oni-Blooded sorcerer came out as one of the things I should try to do. In the time since t - more

CROSS PLANES: Shadow of the Demon Lord: Asanbosam

Posted 20 Jun 2018: "I need you to understand that the asanbosams feet are enormous hooks, and its teeth are made of iron, it hangs in trees waiting to ambush hapless forest travelers, be they man or beast. Their hooked legs allow them to swing and climb through the tr - more

The Id DM: Do You Want Some Exposition?

Posted 20 Jun 2018: A challenge for me while running sessions of Dungeons & Dragons is efficiently detailing important story details to the players at the table. There are standard ways to accomplish this, and the most common is the text box in a … Continue re - more