The Neverending Dungeon Room 12 – Falling Mimicking Chairing

Welcome to the Neverending Dungeon! The adventure starts when characters wake in a dungeon with no recollection of how they got there. Each room of the dungeon is loaded with traps, monsters, puzzles, treasure, and more. As time goes on, I'll create more and more rooms, building out at least one room per week plus … Continue reading The Neverending Dungeon Room 12 – Falling Mimicking Chairing

Serpent Men of Yig | New Monsters for Fifth Edition

The Serpent Men are humanoid reptiles who possess the head of a snake. They are magical creatures with many abilities, but the one they use most commonly is their ability to cast illusions upon themselves in order to appear as a regular human. According to some legends, the spirit of a mortal killed by a … Continue reading Serpent Men of Yig | New Monsters for Fifth Edition

How to Create Puzzles for Fifth Edition | A New How-to Guide for 5e GMs

Fifth Edition has a lot of cool elements to it that GMs can use: combat, exploration, and, of course, plenty of role play. These are often considered the four pillars of a tabletop RPG. However, I believe that there is a fourth that's just as important: problem solving and critical thinking. And it is arguably … Continue reading How to Create Puzzles for Fifth Edition | A New How-to Guide for 5e GMs

Dump Stat Traps Part 5 – Magnetic Personality (Metal Armor) | New Trap for Fifth Edition

Looking for ways to trip up those pesky, over-powered characters that are stomping through your campaign? The traps detailed in this series focus on effects targeting certain group dynamics. The fifth entry is called Magnetic Personality. This trap specifically targets creatures who wear heavy armor. While strong characters may be able to avoid the deadly … Continue reading Dump Stat Traps Part 5 – Magnetic Personality (Metal Armor) | New Trap for Fifth Edition

Knights and Nerds Podcast | Episode 39 – The Hunters

The heroes are in a tense stand-off with a group of dangerous intruders, where the conversation teeters between diplomacy and violence.┬áLater, the group learns some troubling information about an as-yet unseen enemy. If you're just finding out about us, why not start the adventure from the beginning? Click here! Follow Knights and Nerds Podcast: FacebookInstagramTwitterKnights … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Podcast | Episode 39 – The Hunters

2 New Monsters for Fifth Edition (Rapax Spoilers)

Currently, I'm running an old second edition module converted to 5th for my players. There's a whole lot of new bad guys in it, too, many of which haven't been seen since the '80s. I've converted a few of those bad guys below for you to enjoy. Note: if you're one of my players, stop … Continue reading 2 New Monsters for Fifth Edition (Rapax Spoilers)

How to Create a D&D Monster for Fifth Edition in 15 Minutes or Less

Occasionally, I get folks on Instagram and Facebook asking me how to create a D&D monster for Fifth Edition. Of course, the Dungeon Master's Guide outlines how to do just that on pages 273 - 283. But for some that can be a little overwhelming. And there are lots of little rules that are easy … Continue reading How to Create a D&D Monster for Fifth Edition in 15 Minutes or Less

Natural Weapon Feats | New Player Options for Fifth Edition

This article introduces a collection of special feats that allow you to explore the natural weapons inherent in your race. Many of these feats are associated with the wilder races presented in the official Fifth Edition book VGtM. Always check with your GM before incorporating an option into your character build. Only five of the … Continue reading Natural Weapon Feats | New Player Options for Fifth Edition

D&D Story: Soloing a Dungeon with a Deception Check | The DM Lair

What would you say to being able to completely overcome an entire dungeon in D&D with just a clever story and a few Deception checks? In this video, I tell the story of a time one of my Dungeons & Dragons players did just that. For more videos to help dungeon masters run awesome games, … Continue reading D&D Story: Soloing a Dungeon with a Deception Check | The DM Lair