Arrowhawk | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Arrowhawks are predators and scavengers from the Elemental Plane of Air. They are consummate fliers that spend their entire lives on the wing. An arrowhawk has a sinuous, snakelike body with a long neck and tail. Its central body is bulbous and has two pairs of yellow, feathered wings, one on the top and another … Continue reading Arrowhawk | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Half-Machine Template | New Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Magic coupled with machinery can equip organic creatures with mechanical limbs, metallic skin, and other machine enhancements. The result is a half-machine. A half-machine can come in various shapes and sizes, depending on the base creature type and the extent of the mechanical modifications. Most half-machine creatures are hideous to behold, while some might appear … Continue reading Half-Machine Template | New Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

‘Heart of the Iron God’ Nighthawks | New NPCs for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

The Nighthawks are a band of famous thieves. Their members include five men, Riskat, Loomis, Welsfin, Boris, and Evert, and one woman, Portitia. Presently, two Nighthawks are stationed in area 4; they rain arrows down on the villages the Colossus attacks. The remaining four spend most of their time in area 13 preparing to strap … Continue reading ‘Heart of the Iron God’ Nighthawks | New NPCs for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Jack the 7-Year Old | Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Happy Birthday, Jack!)

Tomorrow is the infamous DM Jack's 7th birthday! Woohoo! Hard to believe that little peanut that appeared way back in 2011 is now a crazy, flippin', reading', joke-telling machine. To celebrate Jack's birthday, I thought I might make a monster out of him. After all, he's my monster. #mushydadstuff Oh, and he's totally a monk/wizard. … Continue reading Jack the 7-Year Old | Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Happy Birthday, Jack!)

Nothic Ingester for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Some nothics, driven by an overwhelming compulsion to reconnect to magic--even if they aren't quite sure why--take to desperate measures. Usually, this results in a lot of dead nothics. But sometimes, it creates potent aberrants, more horrible and weirder than the original nothic ever was. Nothic ingesters are created when a nothic consumes a great … Continue reading Nothic Ingester for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Nightmare Wraith Template for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Sleeping on the Demi-plane of Nightmares can be quite dangerous. In fact, any humanoid that falls asleep there unknowingly gives birth to a nightmare wraith. What is a nightmare wraith? A nightmare wraith is a ghostly copy of the creature whose dreams gave it life. The wraith looks and sounds like its creator, however, its … Continue reading Nightmare Wraith Template for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition