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Spilled Ale Studios: 5e: Shipwreck Golem

Posted 26 Sep 2017: I recently painted the first of my many, many Reaper Bones 3 miniatures. Which was probably a bit daft considering most of the minis I got from Bones 1 are still unpainted. The first I decided to paint was a surprise favourite. I added the Coral and - more

DMDavid: Filling a map with Dungeons & Dragons adventure

Posted 26 Sep 2017: When the first Dungeons & Dragons players wanted a break from the dungeon, their characters could explore the wilderness in search of some legendary treasure. In original D&D, a quarter of finds on the magical treasure tables consisted of t - more

CROSS PLANES: Counter Culture: Selling DnD vs Pathfinder

Posted 26 Sep 2017: Counter Culture is, possibly, a new series where I relate my experiences as the Gaming Manager at Comic Book World, Inc., my family's two stores in Kentucky.I've been doing my job there for almost 18 years, so I've watched the end of ADnD 2nd Edition - more

Sly Flourish: Injecting the Hard Moves

Posted 26 Sep 2017: The fantastic roleplaying game Dungeon World is a treasure trove of wonderful ideas we can bring right into our fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons games. We've talked in the past about using fron - more

www. Newbie DM .com: Changing the way I use tokens

Posted 26 Sep 2017: I’ve been looking at how I run my games lately. I’ve been thinking about minis, paper minis, and tokens, and what I want for my game and my table. Tomb of Annihilation has a SHIT LOAD of possible random encounters. It is a hex crawl after - more

Skyland Games: Scarefest 2017 Preview One month away!

Posted 26 Sep 2017: It is that time of year again: The air starts to get a bit cooler, the trees on the mountaintops begin to turn crimson, gold, and umber. Scarefest is upon us! This year looks bigger and more awesome than ever with an appropriately excellent theme of - more

www. Newbie DM .com: NewbieDM Review: Tomb of Annihilation dice

Posted 26 Sep 2017: Wizards of the Coast was kind enough to send over a box of Tomb of Annihilation goodies to review. I’m still digesting the adventure, including the D&D Beyond version I purchased, so that review is forthcoming (spoiler: the adventure is rea - more

The Tome Show: Behind the DM Screen (August 2017)

Posted 26 Sep 2017: I this episode Sam, Jeff, and Mike talk about their games from August 2017. This is followed by a brief discussion about balancing encounters, giving players hints when a foe is too powerful, and the difference between a dice roll (new school) and a - more