The Goblin Mine | The Secret of Forsaken Peak Part 1

This entry is part of an ongoing series that follows the development of The Secret of Forsaken Peak megadelve project that myself and Justin David Russell are working on. It is part prototype, part proof-of-concept, and part design journal. Please note that some details may be missing (such as story hooks, etc.) but are due … Continue reading The Goblin Mine | The Secret of Forsaken Peak Part 1

10 Fantasy Cartographers That You Need to Follow, Right Now

Major nerd alert time. I'm a huge fan of awesome cartography. I've even dabbled a little in it myself. But there are folks out there who wake up, grab a coffee, and spend each and every day dreaming up cool, new maps for fantasy roleplaying adventures. I'm totally jealous of their work ethic and just … Continue reading 10 Fantasy Cartographers That You Need to Follow, Right Now

Chaos Magic Arcane Tradition | New Wizard Subclass for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Updated 11/28/2018)

At 2nd level, a wizard gains the Arcane Tradition feature. The following Chaos Magic option is available to a wizard, in addition to the options offered in the Player's Handbook. Errata:  11/28/2018 - Nerfed crude magic so it exchanges half its range for an extra die of damage. In addition, totally rewrote troublesome magic. Thanks … Continue reading Chaos Magic Arcane Tradition | New Wizard Subclass for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Updated 11/28/2018)

Vrüniks (Chaos Steeds) | Monsters for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

The chaosmen have had a tenuous relationship with traditional mounts. Unless the chaosman has a slave to tend to his horse, chances are he will let it die from starvation, thirst, or exhaustion. Or just murder it. So thank the Gods of Chaos for the vrüniks. These fiendish steeds, while chaotic and inherently evil themselves, … Continue reading Vrüniks (Chaos Steeds) | 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

The Secret of Forsaken Mountain | Collaboration with Justin David Russell

A pretty exciting announcement today! You've probably noticed that I've started work with some major talents around the D&D community. Well, today, I'm excited to announce that professional illustrator and cartographer, Justin David Russell and I will be teaming up to create a MegaDelve known as The Forsaken Peaks. Already, JD has created the first … Continue reading The Secret of Forsaken Mountain | Collaboration with Justin David Russell