Category: Roleplaying Games

25 Wood Elf City Adventure Seeds

We’re back again today with 25 more adventure seeds for your D&D game, this time taking a look at what goes on in the cities of those aloof Wood Elves. Much like my Dwarven City adventure seeds, I make a few assumptions about the…

Creating Your Own Homebrew Pantheon – Part 2

This is the second installment in a five part series where I take you through my process of creating your own pantheon, from the beginning steps in part one, to a deeper dive about your deities in part three, and finally a finished example…

25 Dwarven City Adventure Seeds

Adventure seeds are great. They’re one or two sentence sources of inspiration for any DM to take and create something wonderful out of in their own campaign, and 5 DMs using the same seed will likely create 5 different scenarios with them. It’s also…

What I Like About (In-Game) Homogeneous Groups

One of the greatest things about roleplaying games is the diversity you can find in both the players and the characters. A human wizard standing alongside his dwarf cleric and elvish ranger compatriots. Cyborgs and aliens working together to investigate the hull of a…

5 Monstrous Duos for your Next D&D 5e Session

So many things, no matter how great, are boring by themselves after a while. You might think that a Slaad is the best monster this side of the Monster Manual, but if you use it in a predictable way over and over again, you…

A Handful of Magic Items 3 (& Dice Giveaway!)

We’re back for a third time, with more magic items that I’ve bestowed upon the group in Knights of the Pool Table as well as another campaign I’m now running with some other friends of mine. Gauntlets of the Dragon Slayer These gauntlets bestow…

Persuasion Check: Unearthed Arcana – Revised Subclasses

Now that Unearthed Arcana is back on a monthly release schedule, we have more time to look into and play with the material before the next set is thrown at us. That said, May’s article is a handful of revisions of previous subclasses released…

Persuasion Check: Unearthed Arcana – Feats for Races

Unearthed Arcana strikes back with even more feats this week, this time focusing on races rather than skills. Unlike the Feats for Skills, these don’t follow a single formula and allow for more variety. How do these stack up to the last batch? Keep…

Persuasion Check: Unearthed Arcana – Feats for Skills

Another Unearthed Arcana, another set of playtest rules to check out! This time around we get a slew of new feats, each focused on one of the in-game skills. They each follow a standard formula- buff the base ability score and proficiency, and a…

Creating Your Own Homebrew Pantheon – Part 1

This is the first installment in a five part series where I take you through my process of creating your own pantheon, from the beginning steps here in part one, to a deeper dive about your deities in part three, and finally a finished…

A Handful Of Magic Items 2

We’re back with the second set of magic items that I created for Knights of the Pool table. Like the set before, I made these with the specific characters and players in mind; items that add to their arsenal rather replace part of it….

A Handful of Magic Items

Image Copyright Wizards of the Coast Today, I’m serving up a handful of low-level magic items. In my current campaign, I’m trying to keep the power of magic lower than I normally would, all while trying to keep it fun for the players! It’s…