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Let’s Read the 4e Monster Manual/Vault: Wyvern

Wyverns have been in the game since its beginnings (or at least since BECMI). Here, they are present only on the Monster Manual.

Passive-Only Skills

We’ve previously explored where to draw the line between passive and active skills. Today, we’re taking that analysis one step further: Are there skills which should only function as passive skills?

Next Dungeons & Dragons campaign book reboots the many realms of Ravenloft

30 different settings, 30 different villains, plus a whole lot more

9 Facts About the First D&D Module, Palace of the Vampire Queen

Before Curse of Strahd and Ravenloft came Palace of the Vampire Queen, a dungeon written by California gamers Pete and Judy Kerestan and distributed by TSR Hobbies.

Deep Dive – The Kenku

The Kenku make their debut in the Fiend Folio (1981) and are a bit of a surprise for those that only know the Kenku in the later editions.

Who is the Standard Dungeons & Dragons Adventurer?

Adventurers in Dungeons & Dragons come in all shapes and sizes and can have any number of backgrounds.

Astral Plane 5e: A Quick and Dirty Guide

So, the players felt like putting one Bag of Holding inside another one? Dope. Welcome to the Astral Plane in 5e. No idea what that means? Take a 5 minute break and get learnt in this quick and dirty guide.

Public libraries are using D&D to forge friendships and build community

No Knowledge (Arcana) check required.

Fifth Edition Power Creep?

This July marks seven years since the release of D&D 5e, though it feels like even longer than that since I’m still running the same campaign I started in D&D Next, with several original PCs still involved.

Let’s Talk Tactics – Battlefield Control Spells Part 6

Let’s finish up our miscellaneous battlefield control spells. Last week we discussed up to the 2nd level.