Rogue Gambler Archetype | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This entry is part of the Dungeon.Dude Promotional Campaign on Instagram. Together, the Instagram D&D Community helped Dungeon.Dude, a hard-working artist, get over 2,100 followers! Outstanding job, folks! If you’d like to see the first batch, check out: Barbarian Path of the Void  Bard College of Death Cleric Demon Domain Cleric Space Domain Druid Circle of Blight … Continue reading Rogue Gambler Archetype | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Puppet Master Class Part 1 – Class Description | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

I've been working on this one for a while. It came as a request from one of my patrons. Basically, the idea was that the character has control of a puppet a la Naruto puppet technique. Of course, the trick to this, as always, is balancing action economy and damage output with the other classes. … Continue reading Puppet Master Class Part 1 – Class Description | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

A HUGE Thank You to My Fans and an Important Announcement Regarding Patreon

Folks, I'm blown away. When I started this little adventure back in August (I can't believe it's been less than six months, by the way) I had no idea that it would take off the way it would. I initially created this website as a place to store all my notes for my Saturday night … Continue reading A HUGE Thank You to My Fans and an Important Announcement Regarding Patreon

How to Make a Legendary Monster| DM’s Workshop for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Hey all! Thought I might whip up a real quick article today on creating one of the most fun elements of a good Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition game: big bad evil guys (aka BBEGs). This method is pretty simple, too. In fact, it works more or less the same way adding a template to … Continue reading How to Make a Legendary Monster| DM’s Workshop for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Metalhead Race | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Pretty excited about this article since it's been a long time coming. Bert Verwaest, the owner of Crosshead Studios and a flippin' amazing artist, has been kicking around a new set of player options, monsters, and adventures built around the concept of Heavy Metal D&D. Since I'm a big fan of the metal D&D movement … Continue reading Metalhead Race | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Rogue Paladin Operative Archetype | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This entry is part of the Dungeon.Dude Promotional Campaign on Instagram. Together, the Instagram D&D Community helped Dungeon.Dude, a hard-working artist, get over 2,100 followers! Outstanding job, folks! If you’d like to see the first batch, check out: Barbarian Path of the Void  Bard College of Death Cleric Demon Domain Cleric Space Domain Druid Circle of Blight … Continue reading Rogue Paladin Operative Archetype | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Rogue Dwarven Demolitionists | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This entry is part of the Dungeon.Dude Promotional Campaign on Instagram. Together, the Instagram D&D Community helped Dungeon.Dude, a hard-working artist, get over 2,100 followers! Outstanding job, folks! If you’d like to see the first batch, check out: Barbarian Path of the Void  Bard College of Death Cleric Demon Domain Cleric Space Domain Druid Circle of Blight … Continue reading Rogue Dwarven Demolitionists | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Designing a D&D Combat Map – No More Bare Rooms! | the DM Lair [Video]

Know what's worse than D&D night getting cancelled? Fighting encounter after encounter in lame, featureless rooms. The fact is, adding interesting terrain (such as furniture) to your battle maps goes a long way in spicing up an encounter -- even if you're playing theater of the mind! In this video, I go over several ways … Continue reading Designing a D&D Combat Map – No More Bare Rooms! | the DM Lair [Video]

Yew Lane Estate | Scalable Adventure Setting for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

A modest estate within the city, the Yew Lane Estate is a small walled estate with three buildings. The main building is the estate house proper – two-storied stone construction with a small (unmapped) attic and servant’s basement, topped with a gently sloped slate roof. Attached to the estate wall is a small gardener’s house … Continue reading Yew Lane Estate | Scalable Adventure Setting for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition