Magic Weapon Levels (Part 1: Pre-design notes) | New Rules Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Oddly, this is one that I get a lot of requests for. But an official request recently came in from no less than two patrons. The concept is simple: a weapon that gains levels as you do. Can it be done? Playtest Content The material here is presented for playtesting and to spark your imagination. These … Continue reading Magic Weapon Levels (Part 1: Pre-design notes) | New Rules Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

The Chains of Sloth | Seven Deadly Sins Artifacts

This request comes from one of my Patrons. Here’s what he requested: “Would love to see what magical cursed items under the theme of the seven deadly sins. I’m running a campaign that each sin is a mini-boss (or ally) and me and my players are having a great time with it.” Sounds awesome! With Infinity … Continue reading The Chains of Sloth | Seven Deadly Sins Artifacts

The Skull of Envy | Seven Deadly Sins Artifacts

This request comes from one of my Patrons. Here’s what he requested: “Would love to see what magical cursed items under the theme of the seven deadly sins. I’m running a campaign that each sin is a mini-boss (or ally) and me and my players are having a great time with it.” Sounds awesome! With … Continue reading The Skull of Envy | Seven Deadly Sins Artifacts

The Mask of Lust | Seven Deadly Sins Artifacts

This request comes from one of my Patrons. Here’s what he requested: “Would love to see what magical cursed items under the theme of the seven deadly sins. I’m running a campaign that each sin is a mini-boss (or ally) and me and my players are having a great time with it.” Sounds awesome! With … Continue reading The Mask of Lust | Seven Deadly Sins Artifacts

How to Create a Magic Item in Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (plus Exotic Ingredient Hunting Guide)

Recently, I put together a blog post outlining how to create a magic item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition in 15 minutes or less. This time, I thought I might dig in a little deeper and show some more of my thought process behind creating stuff. This in-depth article is divided into two parts: … Continue reading How to Create a Magic Item in Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (plus Exotic Ingredient Hunting Guide)

Hammer of Wrath | Seven Deadly Sins Magic Items

This request comes from one of my Patrons. Here's what he requested: "Would love to see what magical cursed items under the theme of the seven deadly sins. I'm running a campaign that each sin is a mini-boss (or ally) and me and my players are having a great time with it." Sounds awesome! With … Continue reading Hammer of Wrath | Seven Deadly Sins Magic Items

How to Make a New Magic Item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (In 15 Minutes or Less)

Magic items are a fun part of D&D. And while the Fifth Edition Dungeon Master's Guide offers up plenty of cool magic items, sometimes there's a concept that you have that could fit better into your campaign world. But how do you create a magic item? There are rules, sure, but they can seem sort … Continue reading How to Make a New Magic Item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (In 15 Minutes or Less)

2 New Magic Items for The Secret of Forsaken Peak

The best part about creating this megadelve with Justin David Russell is all the cool stuff I get to make on the side. Case in point, these two magic items: dragon's tooth and the Necromancer's Cookbook. Dragon's Tooth Weapon (dagger), uncommon (requires attunement) You gain a +1 bonus to attack and damage rolls made with … Continue reading 2 New Magic Items for The Secret of Forsaken Peak

Potted Plant of Sleep and Hypnosis | New Magic Item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Today on Instagram, I threw out a mini-contest: come up with a cool magic item and you'll win a contest. I expected maybe 25-30 entries. However, when I logged back into Instagram about 8 hours later I discovered that I had over 93 ideas thrown my way. Wow! Thus, I decided, "Why not choose all … Continue reading Potted Plant of Sleep and Hypnosis | New Magic Item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Coffee Mug of Rejuvenation | Magic Item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (and holiday special!)

Happy holidays, folks! Hope everyone's eating plenty of turk-turk-turkey! Since today is Thanksgiving, that means tomorrow is Black Friday. And like many websites that you frequent, I, too, will be having holiday specials that kick off tomorrow. When I thought about creating merch for my site, I wasn't sure what to make. Maybe a book … Continue reading Coffee Mug of Rejuvenation | Magic Item for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (and holiday special!)