Fighter Seeker Martial Archetype | New Player Option for Fifth Edition

At 3rd level, a fighter gains the Martial Archetype feature. The following Seeker option is available to a fighter, in addition to those normally offered. Seeker Seekers are warriors who've sworn to protect the world from supernatural threats, often those that most are ignorant to. Darkness, the occult, and black magic are the Seeker's allies … Continue reading Fighter Seeker Martial Archetype | New Player Option for Fifth Edition

Monster-of-the-Week Clues and Research Lore | New Campaign Tools for GMs

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. Running a Monster-of-the-Week Session After you've outlined your format for your monster-of-the-week campaign and know what monster your players' characters will … Continue reading Monster-of-the-Week Clues and Research Lore | New Campaign Tools for GMs

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)

Flashy Monster-Hunting Car | New Vehicle for Fifth Edition

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. 67 Impala art by Jason Oakes on Etsy. No monster hunting squad is complete without a flashy set of wheels (a, … Continue reading Flashy Monster-Hunting Car | New Vehicle for Fifth Edition

Monster Hunting Squads | New Mechanics 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. Two human brothers race their ax-beak-drawn chariot down the long, dark road, hot on the trail of a ghostly specter … Continue reading Monster Hunting Squads | New Mechanics for Fifth Edition (BroadSword Preview)

How to Create Epic Encounters | New Resource for GMs (BroadSword Preview)

How to Create Epic Monster Encounters The monster hunters discover what's doing all the killing. They confront the creature, fight it, and... it dies in two rounds. Lame. The Difficulty XP per Character table would list as "Deadly." But they breeze right through it with hardly scratch! What's up with that? Now your players are … Continue reading How to Create Epic Encounters | New Resource for GMs (BroadSword Preview)