Tactician Class | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

I've probably been stewing on this one for a little too long, so I decided to give it a shot today. I more or less know how I want to get it done. This, of course, came in as a request from one of my patrons. Playtest Content The material here is presented for playtesting … Continue reading Tactician Class | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Tactician Class (Part 1: Design Notes) | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Of all the things to create in Fifth Edition, classes are probably the most difficult. The reasons why is because 1) most of the classes in Fifth Edition already accomplish most of the flavors that are available, 2) they're hard AF to balance right, and 3) I need to come up with a new mechanic. … Continue reading Tactician Class (Part 1: Design Notes) | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Puppet Master Class Part 2 – Upgrades | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This is the second part of the Puppet Master class. It covers the upgrades that puppet masters can give to their puppets and explains the process for doing so. Playtest Content The material here is presented for playtesting and to spark your imagination. These game mechanics are in draft form, usable in your campaign but not refined … Continue reading Puppet Master Class Part 2 – Upgrades | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Puppet Master Class Part 1 – Class Description | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Upgrades Now Available)

I've been working on this one for a while. It came as a request from one of my patrons. Basically, the idea was that the character has control of a puppet a la Naruto puppet technique. Of course, the trick to this, as always, is balancing action economy and damage output with the other classes. … Continue reading Puppet Master Class Part 1 – Class Description | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Upgrades Now Available)

Archivist Class | New Class Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

"You can either sell me the cursed stele, or you can wait for its original owner to come for it. The choice is yours." -- Anselmo Durod, proctor abbot of the Hallowed Doctrine An archivist is a wielder of divine magic, similar to a cleric only in the type and nature of the magic at … Continue reading Archivist Class | New Class Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

New Player Option: Hedgehoggamoffyn Player Class for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Hedgehoggamoffyn is a new player class option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition. This is playtest material and not official. Please feel free to leave any comments and constructive criticisms down in the comments section. Hedgehoggamoffyn Class Table of Contents Introduction Design Notes Class Features Hedgehoggamoffyn Habits: Hedgehogitect Hedgehog Mage Lycanhog Appendix: New Creatures Closing … Continue reading New Player Option: Hedgehoggamoffyn Player Class for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

New Player Option: Gravetouched Class for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Updated 11/17/18)

Gravetouched is a new player class option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition. This is playtest material and not official. Please feel free to leave any comments and constructive criticisms down in the comments section. Errata: 11/17/2018 - Nerfed Death's Thirst so it only heals for half. Thanks to the folks on Reddit (and elsewhere) … Continue reading New Player Option: Gravetouched Class for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition (Updated 11/17/18)

New Player Option: Superhero Class for Fifth Edition Dungeons & Dragons

Note: this rules supplement for the 5e superhero class is a living document and still needs a few tweaks and some playtesting. Feel free to use it in your own campaign (just not commercially). As changes are made, check back here regularly for an errata log. And if you find any issues, please let me … Continue reading New Player Option: Superhero Class for Fifth Edition Dungeons & Dragons