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Master The Dungeon: Moving Players with Traps

Posted Tuesday 21 May 2019: The consequence of a trap in DnD usually ends with players taking damage. Players come to fear if their next step will cause them to get spiked, fire-balled, pummeled, or worse. This can lead to paranoia that can hurt game play; you may find your pl - more

Rand Roll: the d12, an Outcast Among Dice

Posted Tuesday 21 May 2019: Dice are the simplest of random generators, and the main randomiser for most roleplaying games.Today's star is the twelve-sided die (d12), an outcast among dice!Dice Pariah.The d12 is a lonely die among the polyhedrals of RPGs.The d6 is everywhere, p - more

Dungeon Solvers: D&D Monster Monday: Merregon

Posted Monday 20 May 2019: How could this happen? Everything the spellcaster throws at them is shrugged off. These devilish soldiers, the merregon, keep pushing forward, breaking through your ranks. [...]The post D&D Monster Monday: Merregon appeared first on Dungeon Solv - more

Power Score: The Descent: Day Three

Posted Monday 20 May 2019: There is a big announcement at the very, very end of the stream. There will indeed be a fourth book, but I don't think it is what anyone was expecting.Death RaceDM: Adam Lee(Clint McElroy) Merle - Beach Dwarf Cleric(Travis McElroy) Magnus Burnsides - - more

Power Score: The Descent: Day Two

Posted Monday 20 May 2019: On this day, fans at the live event were able to play in an epic event centered around a massive war machine battle.The power went out in the building for a short time during the Chris Perkins game.The Descent: Game Session 3DM: Marisha ;    - more

RJD20: Build With, Not Without, 5E's Books

Posted Monday 20 May 2019: Fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons books are phenomenal. Wizards of the Coast are focusing on quality, not quantity with this edition and its showing. The books are useful to all folk, from Players and Dungeon Masters to readers and worldbuilders. - more

Throat Punch Games: Daily Punch 5-15-19 Puppet spell for DnD 5e

Posted Saturday 18 May 2019: How about some real dominate person? Puppet 3rd-level enchantment Casting Time: 1 action Range: sight Components: V, S Duration: Concentration, up to 1 hour You concentrate on a creature you can see. That creature must attempt a Charisma saving throw - more

Old School Role Playing: The Underdark in Dungeons and Dragons

Posted Saturday 18 May 2019: The Underdark in Dungeons and Dragons is a place deep below the surface of the world. It is a dark place where evil things lurk. It is a dangerous place where terrifying creatures live in cities beneath the planet surface. The Underdark in Dungeons a - more

D&D Duet: Running Multiple Characters in Combat, Simplified

Posted Saturday 18 May 2019: This post offers a strategy for simplifying running multiple characters in combat: knowing a character's primary motivation and plan. This emphasizes a character's personality and experience and allows them to feel real while maintaining the practica - more

The Kind GM: Mapstravaganza

Posted Saturday 18 May 2019: Checking out all the maps. I’m back to making more videos and in order to make up for my absence, this video is one hour long. As you can see from the title of this post, this is a mapstravaganza. With the help of my friend Anastasios we unboxe - more

CROSS PLANES: Dungeons & Dragons Stranger Things Box

Posted Saturday 18 May 2019: Tonight, my buddy AJ was the DM for the DnD Stranger things Box. AJ did a great job, but what bothered me is that the adventure in the box wasn't very strong. It works as a good, quick intro adventure for newbies, don't get me wrong. However, the ori - more

Power Score: The Descent: Day One

Posted Friday 17 May 2019: Details are out on the new adventure, which is called Baldurs Gate: Descent into AvernusThe DescentThis is the yearly event where they announce the new D&D products. This year's show is bigger than last year's event, resembling a small con, comp - more

Old School Role Playing: S8 Warren of the Withered Worm Review

Posted Friday 17 May 2019: Warren of the Withered Worm is an adventure module written for 1st edition Advanced Dungeons and Dragons by RC Pinnel. It will be available for free download at Dragonsfoot later this week. Warren of the Withered Worm is about dragons. RC Pinnel take - more

Dungeon Solvers: City Building for Your TTRPG Campaign

Posted Friday 17 May 2019: Cities, towns, villages, and other settlements are an integral part of any TTRPG campaign. However, a city is perhaps the most important type of settlement [...]The post City Building for Your TTRPG Campaign appeared first on Dungeon Solvers. - more