Creature Catalog, part 1, Amitok

Once again we jump forward in time to Dragon Magazine #89, and the last of the three chess themed covers.  This issue is one of my all time favorites.  It includes the Sentinel NPC class, an elite guard that I'll try to convert to a fighter archetype here soon.  Elminster also brings us six unique …

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The Fellowship

Here's a different sort of play report.  My old friend Brian and I started playing D&D together waaaaaay back.  Earlier this year, we started a play by post in a Google Docs document that we shared.  We decided on AD&D rules, so I rolled up a party and he created an adventure.  I was to …

Basic Rules update

The D&D 5th Edition has a couple of updates on the free download.  They've updated the Player's Basic Rules, increasing it a few pages, and also added the DM's Basic Rules, which mostly covers monsters.  I haven't had time to check out all the updates, but the Lair Actions on the ancient red dragon look …

Gremlins!

Today we skip forward a couple of issues.  Dragon #77 was dominated by an article on using tarot cards in your game.  #78 was all about psionics.  I love the idea of psionics, but have yet to find a system that I really like.  I am eagerly awaiting to see what 5th Edition brings.Which brings …