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Welcome to RJD20: Building a Dungeon's Relevant History

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Its Wednesday night. The Aphesus I group is about to sail south toward a cove filled with pearls - and the living dead. At the moment, thats all they know about it because thats what their patron, a minotaur captain named Harak, told them. However - more

Terminally Nerdy: Review: Bastard Bonds (#ThrowbackThursday)

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Originally posted on Vox Ludicus..never. This was never released by them. At this point they didn’tlike the fact that I was being honest with my feelings towards game, and were worried that I would prevent them from getting keys in… - more

CROSS PLANES: Savage Worlds: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Posted 18 Jan 2019: I've been a fan of Savage Worlds since Shane Lacey Hensley started writing design diaries on Pinnacle's site back in 2003. I remember checking in each week (tuesdays if my memory is right) to see what Shane would share with us next.I even tracked dow - more

Terminally Nerdy: Impressions: Soul Worker

Posted 18 Jan 2019: I love me a good brawler and dungeon grinder at times. On some days, all I want to do is sit down and relax by slaying tons of enemies in very flashy and stylish ways. When my wife and I… - more

Rand Roll: Science Fiction Generators Guide

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Generators for spaceships and aliens, star-systems and planets, plots and tech. For your game in the future or a galaxy far, far away...Space CharactersEvery game starts with characters, so we have names with the Sci-Fi Character Name Generator and f - more

CROSS PLANES: Savage Worlds: So Many Settings

Posted 18 Jan 2019: As I prepare for this week's test run of Savage Worlds, I'm a bit overwhelmed with the number of published settings it has that I would like to run: />Rifts.Deadlands: Weird West.Deadlands: Hell on Earth.Deadlands: Noir.Rippers.Lahnkmar.Flash Gordon. - more

Dungeon Solvers: Mounted Combat in D&D 5e

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Depending on the Dungeons and Dragons campaign you’re playing, you may not use the mounted combat rules very frequently. I mean, who would bring theirfaithful [...]The post Mounted Combat in D&D 5e appeared first on Dungeon Solvers. - more

Rand Roll: WFRP Rolls - Dangers on the Road

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Hans swore he'd seen demigryphs young enough to tame, but now they were deeper into the forest and goblin faces were tracking them, growing in number with each hour...Generated from Monsters table below (roll of 13, demigryph) and the Dangerous Group - more

RPG MUSINGS: How to Run a Megadungeon in D&D

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Wizards of the Coast recently released Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage, which features Undermountain, one of the most iconic locations in the Forgotten Realms setting. This location has a long history, seeing first publication in 1991 – just - more

The Tome Show: All About Megadungeons! (Tome 315)

Posted 18 Jan 2019: In this episode Jeff sits down with Rabbit Stoddard, Sam Dillon, Neal Powell, and Dan Dillon to discuss MEGADUNGEONS! What are they? How do you run them? Are they fun? Can you run them using D&D 5e? All of this and more! What's your favorite mega - more

Sly Flourish: Facing Insurmountable Foes

Posted 18 Jan 2019: In the beginning of Hoard of the Dragon Queen the characters face off against Lennithon, an adult blue dragon, when the characters are likely level 1. It doesn't take any powerful encounter building t - more

CROSS PLANES: X: CHON for Savage Worlds

Posted 18 Jan 2019: X is setting I've been thinking about for several years and its a mash-up of X-Files and X-Men. Weird happenings, conspiracies, and people gifted (or cursed) with unusual abilities. I've run it using Dragon Age, before Modern AGE was a thing. One thi - more

Spilled Ale Studios: 5e: The Explorer 2 is now on DMsGuild!

Posted 18 Jan 2019: The Explorer 2 is now available for purchase on DMsGuild! The Explorer 2. Cover Art Jack Holliday. Licensed for use. Late last year I released the Explorer: a complete rebuild of the Ranger designed so that the entire core class has no magic, and - more

CROSS PLANES: Changing Course

Posted 18 Jan 2019: Tonight the group finished fighting the mezzoloth and some gargoyles and raided its lair. Two of the gargoyles working for it were spared and they found out they were simply working for the mezzoloth, doing renovations to the area. The gargoyles clan - more

Welcome to RJD20: Tenets of D&D Settings

Posted 18 Jan 2019: The worlds of the grand DUNGEONS & DUNGEONS multiverse are vast and diverse. One might be spherical in shape, cursed by an apocalyptic deity, and barely populated on the surface. Another could be rife with powerful wizards, gods that walk upon th - more