Charbrood | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Charbrood are insidious elemental creatures that hunt living creatures in the Obsidian Plain. Sometimes they are referred to as "greater magmin." However, they have no known connection to magmin beyond their fire elemental origin. Want the PDF plus 140 more? Become a DMDave patron at the copper tier or higher and you'll get this PDF … Continue reading Charbrood | New Monster for Fifth Edition

La Segua | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Seguas are specters that have the bodies of humanoid women and the faces of horses that haunt the northern Weysevain coast. Charming and evil, they use their humanoid form to lure in unaware sailors and farmers. Once alone, the segua reveals its true form, then slaughters its prey. The first sighting of seguas were reported … Continue reading La Segua | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Giant Wolf | New Monster for Fifth Edition (366 Days of Monsters)

Giant wolves are to dire wolves what dire wolves are to regular forest wolves. Measuring nearly 30 feet in length, these colossal lupines are the genuine kings and queens of the forest. As a "divine figure", they are looked up to by their smaller kin. Giant wolf packs include dozens of smaller wolves, dire wolves, … Continue reading Giant Wolf | New Monster for Fifth Edition (366 Days of Monsters)

Warlock | New Monster for Fifth Edition (366 Days of Monsters)

This stat block kicks off my "monster of the day" series where I hope to create 366 new monsters between now, January 1st, and the end of the year, December 31st, 2020. I'll be starting with warlocks. Although they appear in VGtM, they are not SRD, which means I can't use them in my adventures. … Continue reading Warlock | New Monster for Fifth Edition (366 Days of Monsters)

Stat Anything – Freddy Krueger | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Frederick Charles Krueger, referred to as Freddy Krueger and Fred Krueger, is a serial killer and the main antagonist of the original A Nightmare on Elm Street film series. A family man on the surface, Krueger was actually the serial killer known as the "Springwood Slasher". When he was caught and subsequently released on a … Continue reading Stat Anything – Freddy Krueger | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Stat Anything – Daleks | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Special bonus today as not only have I created the Daleks from Doctor Who for you to use in your Fifth Edition campaigns, but I've also made a video of that shares the creative process. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/ernZg6m4EN4 The Daleks were a warrior race made up of genetically engineered mutants belonging to fundamental DNA type 467-989 who were originally from the planet Skaro. The mutants … Continue reading Stat Anything – Daleks | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Patreon Requested Alien Races | 8 New Monsters for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

Every month, I turn to my Patrons over on www.patreon.com/dmdave for cool ideas. Last month it was monsters and they certainly delivered. Now, it's aliens. Here are some of the cool aliens that they came up with to help populate the science fiction campaign setting of Blueshift. Some of the races work best as monsters … Continue reading Patreon Requested Alien Races | 8 New Monsters for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

The Demons of Hell | New Monsters for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

This article is part of the Monster Hunters series that will appear in BroadSword Monthly. If you’d like a preview of additional content, be sure to check out the Monster Hunter material on my Patreon. In some cosmologies, demons are malevolent spirits from Hell that act the direct opposites to angels. These demons are created from human souls (petitioners) that have … Continue reading The Demons of Hell | New Monsters for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

Goblin Spider | New Monster for Fifth Edition

The goblin spider, or earth spider, looks like a huge, furry spider of a particularly evil cast. It lurks in the Forest Ridge just beyond the Ringing Mountains and is a bane to the wild halflings that live there. The goblin spider has a plump abdomen, eight spindly legs, and two curving mandibles capable of grasping and … Continue reading Goblin Spider | New Monster for Fifth Edition