White Bats | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

White bats are massive, subterranean creatures often used as mounts by the Blood Knights of Oelet. These beasts resemble a cross between a horse, lion, and bat, covered in thick, white fur. They are primarily nocturnal creatures and sensitive to sunlight. Mostly blind, white bats have a powerful sense of echolocation, capable of pinpointing even … Continue reading White Bats | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Tuuk the Thief of the Book | The Secret of Forsaken Peak

Yesterday, I held a contest on Instagram to name a goblin that's going to be one of the bosses of the first chunk of The Secret of Forsaken Peak adventure. Things got a little out of hand. I got a whopping 414 replies (and they keep coming)! But out of those 414 replies, I decided … Continue reading Tuuk the Thief of the Book | The Secret of Forsaken Peak

3 New A-Hole Monsters to Torment Your Players With | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

There are a few monsters in Dungeons & Dragons whose existence serves to only torment players. Whether it's a monster disguised as a treasure chest (mimics!), or monsters that drop from the ceilings (piercers), or monsters that eat through metal (rust monsters!), let's face it: these things don't make evolutionary sense. Obviously, they're the machinations … Continue reading 3 New A-Hole Monsters to Torment Your Players With | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Chaosmen | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

From the Kingdom of Chaos, they ride, the Chaosmen. Brown teeth gnashing and grimy claws gripping jagged, blood-stained swords, they howl like sick wolves. The philosophy of Chaos is simple: the universe does not adhere to order, so why should its many creations? Man is animal. He should continue to be animal. If he is … Continue reading Chaosmen | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Flesh Jelly, Lesser | A New Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

A flesh jelly is a nauseating mound of stinking flesh that gorges itself on any creatures unfortunate enough to cross its path. These ravenous oozes are usually found in tropical regions. A flesh jelly is a blob of soft, fleshy tissue surrounded by a filthy membrane composed of skin, hair, and fur. When it moves, … Continue reading Flesh Jelly, Lesser | A New Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Gobble-lins for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Hags are unusual creatures. While they're well known for capturing babies and luring lost travelers into their shacks, they also enjoy twisting popular holidays to torment locals. That's how the gobble-lin came to be. Originally a tribe of downtrodden goblins that lived just outside of the hag's perimeter, a spiteful witch named Ugly Bess cut … Continue reading Gobble-lins for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Chuul Variants for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Despite being a lifelong fan of Dungeons and Dragons, for whatever reason, aboleths are stuck in a blind spot on my D&D nerd-dar. If you aren't familiar with aboleths, they're basically giant, Lovecraftian, psychic fish monsters that can turn humanoids into thin-skinned, water-breathing servants. Pretty ick all the way around. But this article isn't about … Continue reading Chuul Variants for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Guttersnipe Raggamoffyns for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

Raggamoffyns are mysterious constructs composed of animated scraps and bits of cloth, metal, or other refuse from civilized societies, particularly those where magic is common. Raggamoffyns tend to cluster together, operating as much in secret as possible, taking control of selected hosts to further their agendas. Unlike other constructs, a raggamoffyn is not the result … Continue reading Guttersnipe Raggamoffyns for Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition

Sisimites for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

According to the legend, sisimite is a horrible monster that is described as a Sasquatch or Yeti lookalike. Sisimites are large, apelike creatures with long hair and strong arms. They live deep within the forests of the northernmost parts of the Amassona and in the foothills of the Antisuya. Rumor has it that sisimites only leave their … Continue reading Sisimites for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Luchadores for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Lucha libre (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈlut͡ʃa ˈliβɾe], meaning "freestyle wrestling" or literally translated as "free fight") is the term used in Latin America for professional wrestling. Since its introduction to Mexico in the early 20th century, it has developed into a unique form of the genre, characterized by colorful masks, rapid sequences of holds and maneuvers, as well as "high-flying" maneuvers. The wearing of … Continue reading Luchadores for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition