Factions of the Tyr Region | Campaign Resource for Fifth Edition

This guide is intended as a resource for my Saturday players in our upcoming Dark Sun campaign. However, most of the information within is pulled directly from classic Dark Sun lore. Feel free to use it in our own Fifth Edition Dark Sun campaign settings. Factions of Tyr On the dying world of Athas, various … Continue reading Factions of the Tyr Region | Campaign Resource for Fifth Edition

Tyr Region Details | Campaign Resource for Fifth Edition

This guide is intended as a resource for my Saturday players in our upcoming Dark Sun campaign. However, most of the information within is pulled directly from classic Dark Sun lore. Feel free to use it in our own Fifth Edition Dark Sun campaign settings. Tyr Region Overview The Tyr region is one of the … Continue reading Tyr Region Details | Campaign Resource for Fifth Edition

Cthulhu | Colossal Threat for Fifth Edition (Updated 7/29/19)

This is a preview of Cthulhu for Fifth Edition. If you'd like a printable PDF of this stat-block Cthulhu, head over to my Patreon. Great Cthulhu is nightmare made flesh, towering well over 1,000 feet high. His head appears as an octopus or squid, with writhing lengths of tentacle reaching 100 feet or more. His body is a … Continue reading Cthulhu | Colossal Threat for Fifth Edition (Updated 7/29/19)

Mindflayer Dreadnaught Carrier and Boreworms | 2 New Ships for Fifth Edition

The mindflayer dreadnaught is a colossal ship used to carry its smaller boreworm vessels. Even without its boreworm fleet, these heavily armed ships are capable of destroying entire armadas by themselves. A carrier can hold 10 boreworms in its hull and is capable of deploying all 10 at once. Boreworm. A boreworm is piloted by … Continue reading Mindflayer Dreadnaught Carrier and Boreworms | 2 New Ships for Fifth Edition

Mindflayer Nautiloid | New Ship for Fifth Edition

The Nautiloid is the standard ship of the line of the various illithid nations and reflects the nature of the race. Its coiled shell provides the comfort of enclosed spaces while protecting the mind flayers from the irritating rays of the sun. Nautiloid Gargantuan vehicle (90 ft. by 30 ft.) Creature Capacity 35 crew, 20 passengers … Continue reading Mindflayer Nautiloid | New Ship for Fifth Edition

Mindflayer Horrors | 3 New Monsters for Fifth Edition (Bloody Bunch Spoilers)

Currently, my Saturday group is in the middle of a dungeon filled with mindflayers. There's plenty of good mindflayers to toss at them already, but I wanted to come up with a few more wild variations. Kinda stuff they won't see coming. Or will and promptly run away. Here is what I came up with. … Continue reading Mindflayer Horrors | 3 New Monsters for Fifth Edition (Bloody Bunch Spoilers)

Knights and Nerds Podcast | Episode 31 – The Circle of Fire

This week, in Dungeons and Dragons...The heroes venture into an infernal wilderness and learn how the Circle of Fire got its name. The heroes fend off the elements (one element in particular) before nearing their ever-elusive goal: DRAGON BONES! If you're just finding out about us, why not start the adventure from the beginning? Click here! … Continue reading Knights and Nerds Podcast | Episode 31 – The Circle of Fire

Request: Gnomish Haymaker | New Magic Item for Fifth Edition

Moving through my Patron requests for July, this one comes from a user I only know as "cmac": Hi Dave, I am a Electrum Club member and I have a request for magical item. I call it the "Gnomish Haymaker" it's a magic gauntlet that requires attuning by a member of a small race. Here … Continue reading Request: Gnomish Haymaker | New Magic Item for Fifth Edition

How to Run a Fifth Edition Horror Campaign | Behind the Screen (BroadSword Preview)

This is a preview for BroadSword Monthly #2. Horror is one of the many types of settings available to gamemasters to run in Fifth Edition. But how can horror work in a world where epic heroes swing legendary magic swords,  dodge arrows, and walk off near-fatal wounds after a full night's rest? This article dives … Continue reading How to Run a Fifth Edition Horror Campaign | Behind the Screen (BroadSword Preview)