Patreon Request Monsters Part 1/2 | New Monsters for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

In July, I offered up free monster requests to all my patrons which would appear in BroadSword Monthly #2. And boy did they deliver! Here are those monsters. If you'd like to see your requests made by DMDave, join up as a patron. It's only $3 to become a member and there's always a special … Continue reading Patreon Request Monsters Part 1/2 | New Monsters for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

Dark Sun Bestiary (Part 5: Monsters of the Verdant Belt 1/4) | New Monsters for Fifth Edition

The Dark Sun bestiary conversion continues. Currently, I'm working through the MC12: The Dark Sun Monstrous Compendium - Terrors of the Desert. Specifically, I'm dividing the creatures up by the random encounter tables. First, are the monsters of the verdant belts. Verdant Belts Athas is an arid world, but it is not entirely waterless. In … Continue reading Dark Sun Bestiary (Part 5: Monsters of the Verdant Belt 1/4) | New Monsters for Fifth Edition

Belker | New Monster for Fifth Edition

Belkers are composed primarily of smoke. Although undeniably evil, they are very reclusive and usually have no interest in the affairs of others. The black, winged shapes of these creatures make them look distinctly demonic. Because of their semi-gaseous nature, however, they shift and change shape with every puff of wind. Belker Large elemental, neutral … Continue reading Belker | New Monster for Fifth Edition

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

Invisible Stalker Assassin | New Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

An invisible stalker is an air elemental that has been summoned from its native plane and transformed by powerful magic. Its sole purpose is to hunt down creatures and retrieve objects for its summoner. When it is defeated or the magic that binds it expires, an invisible stalker vanishes in a gust of wind. Some … Continue reading Invisible Stalker Assassin | New Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Earth Weird | New Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

An earth weird is an elemental guardian bound to a specific earthy or dirty-filled location such as a courtyard, hillside, or mountain pass. Earth weird hide in the ground and emerge to attack any creature other than its summoner and those its summoner declares as off limits. When slain, an earth weird collapses into a … Continue reading Earth Weird | New Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Bemphuth | New Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

I love open-ended requests, especially when it's a monster. It lets me be creative. For example, I just got this request from one of my patrons: 2 CT tokens - Monster CR 13, Swamp Monster found in the Swamp of Oblivion between the Elemental Plane of Water and Earth. That's all the information I have. … Continue reading Bemphuth | New Monster for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Omerian Echo: Vindanda Playable Race | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

The following details are part of the Omerian Echo campaign setting that will be released at the end of the first quarter of 2019 on Patreon. For more details, check out the Omerian Echo entries here on the site. Playtest Content The material here is presented for playtesting and to spark your imagination. These game mechanics … Continue reading Omerian Echo: Vindanda Playable Race | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Snow Para-elementals | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

At the point where the Elemental Plane of Water borders the Plane of Air is a cold, wet environment known as the Para-Elemental Plane of Ice. There one can find ice mephits, yetis, remorhazes, frost giants, and white dragons. This is also the home of the large and peaceful snow para-elementals. Nicknamed "snowmen" by those … Continue reading Snow Para-elementals | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Mudmen for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Mudmen are formed in pools of mud where enchanted rivers (even mildly enchanted ones, such as a stream eroding a magical structure) collect and evaporate and concentrate the dweomer. Because they are creatures of magic, mudmen are sometimes called dweomerlings. Mudmen are unintelligent life forces with but one goal – to protect their pools against … Continue reading Mudmen for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition