The Company thwarts an ambush on the High Road. They uncover an odd alliance. Why would Kobolds, Goblins, and Elves work together?
Posts Tagged ‘Dungeons and Dragons’
Matt takes a look at the D&D Next Player’s Handbook. He pauses every now and then to share some thoughts, especially about how the book focuses on character creation.
Meanwhile, in Icewind Dale….
Drow are a decadent race of dark elves whose beauty
and sophistication fail to mask hearts all too often
stained in evil.
I guess I’m on a roll! Making DEATHMAZE for epub format recently had me re-reading Citadel of Blood, the Deathmaze-style tile-laying dungeon crawl game that was published in ARES Magazine, issue 5, in 1980. This magazine can be found in … Continue reading →
Nearly a century ago, Faerûn was ripped apart by an unfettering of wild magic now known as the Spellplague.
Tiamat seeks a way to escape the Nine Hells.
The Sundering is an event that will alter Faerun forever.
THE MONSTER MANUAL HITS NEXT MONTH.
Through their contacts in Icewind Dale and Luskan, the Harpers and Zhentarim have both learned of the Cult of the Dragon’s secret excavation. The Cult of the Dragon is searching for five ancient Dragon Masks needed in a ritual to raise Tiamat’s tem…
Baldur’s Gate is a city on the verge of war-a simmering
stew pot of social tensions where even the smallest drop
of unrest might cause it to boil over and turn the city
The Dungeons and Dragons Starter Set has everything you need to begin adventuring with the 5th edition rules.
Talisman of Pure Good These stones are minor artifacts and radiate magic. A goodly aligned divine spellcaster who possesses this item can cause a flaming crack to open at the feet of an evil divine spellcaster who is up to 100 feet away. The intended v…
In addition to magic items created with spells, some substances have innate special properties.
Silver, Alchemical A complex process involving metallurgy and alchemy can bond silver to a weapon made of steel so that it bypasses the damage reduction of creatures such as lycanthropes. On a successful attack with a silvered weapon, the wielde…
Learning to Disengage
Adamantine This ultra-hard metal adds to the quality of a weapon or suit of armor. Weapons fashioned from adamantine have a natural ability to bypass hardness when sundering weapons or attacking objects, ignoring hardness less than 20. Ar…
Send in all your character sheets. Your character is dead.
BIG GREEN DICE FAILS THE ELVEN RANGER. DICE SHAMING.
Anyone who hasn’t experienced the ecstasy of betrayal knows nothing about ecstasy at all.