Knights and Nerds Podcast | Creating Villains – Fighters

A free podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition Time to make another villain for your Dungeons and Dragons campaign! This time we look at the fighter - what makes a fighter unique and how to make a villain that can outsmart your players in battle. And don't forget our giveaway for your chance to … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Podcast | Creating Villains – Fighters

Knights and Nerds Podcast | Episode 22 – On The Road, Part One

A Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition The heroes set out for Boldbrook and make some impromptu changes to their carriage after their failed attempt to discretely leave Farro's Point. Gilly makes a troubling sighting, the group wonders if Fey is actually evil, and the party gets a new companion. This week we start … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Podcast | Episode 22 – On The Road, Part One

Knights and Nerds Podcast Episode 21 – Enemy at the Gate

Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition The heroes prepare for a long journey as their focus now turns to finding much-coveted dragon bones, one of the final components needed for Elwyn's device. They ponder the origins of a mysterious black orb before learning of a new threat, and pick the wrong party member … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Podcast Episode 21 – Enemy at the Gate

Knights and Nerds Podcast – Behind The Screen Campaign Planning Episode 5

Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition In this Campaign Planning episode, we recap what happened in episodes 17-20 and discuss the challenges of creating an open-ended quest, overland travel, and creating a moral dilemma as the heroes venture to a new location. If you're just joining us, why not start at the beginning … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Podcast – Behind The Screen Campaign Planning Episode 5

Knights and Nerds Episode 20 – The New Alliance | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

It's our twentieth episode in our Dungeons and Dragons campaign!The heroes see the light of day as their long journey underground comes to an end and they return to Farro's Point.Gilly gears up as Elwyn informs the group of what he has been doing since they've been gone. Elasha makes Spruce wary of his interactions … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Episode 20 – The New Alliance | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

Knights and Nerds – Overland Travel | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

This week we're talking about overland travel in Dungeons and Dragons. Do you narrate through it? Do you have too many random encounters? In this episode we look at some options for making travel interesting and engaging while including options to make the players' choices have an impact on the journey! Follow Knights and Nerds: Facebook Twitter Instagram … Continue reading Knights and Nerds – Overland Travel | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

Knights and Nerds – Episode 19: RESCUE | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

As the heroes learn that several of their allies have been taken prisoner and are at the mercy of Agorand the half-dragon tyrant, they hatch a daring rescue plan, but the slightest error could spell disaster. If you're new to the podcast, why not start at the very beginning of the adventure? Click here!Knights and Nerds is a fifth edition Dungeons and Dragons actual … Continue reading Knights and Nerds – Episode 19: RESCUE | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

Knights and Nerds – Chase Scenes | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

This week we talk about chase scenes, starting with examining the rules for chases in the Dungeon Master's Guide, and then looking at some alternative rules and mechanics to make these scenes easier for DMs to run and more fun for players!     Follow Knights and Nerds: Facebook Twitter Instagram Knights and Nerds.com Art is from Shadowfell: Gloomwrought and Beyond

Knights and Nerds – Episode 18: Take No Prisoners | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

In the 18th campaign episode, the heroes deal with the aftermath of the battle against the Iron Titan. Shigar Stoneskin, the leader-in-hiding of the Warriors Alliance, explains his unexpected presence in the underground ruins.After seeing some familiar faces, Fey goes too far while trying once again to prove herself to the group. If you're just … Continue reading Knights and Nerds – Episode 18: Take No Prisoners | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

Knights and Nerds – Creating Villains | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

This week we're talking about how to use player classes in the Dungeons and Dragons Players Handbook to generate ideas for enemies and villains in your campaigns. This time, we look at making a villain based on the lore and abilities of the Druid and come up with the Elemental Druid and the Circle of … Continue reading Knights and Nerds – Creating Villains | Free Podcast for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition