Revised Mass Combat Rules & Combat Unit Template | New Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Thinking back on my Mass Combat Rules for Fifth Edition (and reading through the ruleset again), I was thinking up a couple changes I wanted to implement in the design. Well, one thing lead to another I ended up rewriting the whole damn thing. And I gotta say: it's way better. Playtest Content The material … Continue reading Revised Mass Combat Rules & Combat Unit Template | New Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Giant Calligraphy Brush | New Weapon for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This is a quick request, but it was pretty straight forward. Basically, one of my patrons wanted me to create a giant calligraphy brush that a monk could do combat with. Weapons are funny in Fifth Edition. There aren't a whole lot of new places to go with them. Regardless, I came up with this … Continue reading Giant Calligraphy Brush | New Weapon for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Gods of Wandrossa (Daily Actions System) v1.21

Continuing this series on the Gods of Wandrossa mini-game for my Patrons, I thought I might expand upon what a God can do in a day and how it all works within the game. If you're just tuning in, be sure to read the two previous parts of the Gods of Wandrossa series: Gods of … Continue reading Gods of Wandrossa (Daily Actions System) v1.21

Gods of Wandrossa (Daily Actions System) | Optional Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Continuing this series on the Gods of Wandrossa mini-game for my Patrons, I thought I might expand upon what a God can do in a day and how it all works within the game. If you're just tuning in, be sure to read the two previous parts of the Gods of Wandrossa series: Gods of … Continue reading Gods of Wandrossa (Daily Actions System) | Optional Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Gods of Wandrossa (Playing a God) | New Optional Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Recently, I announced a new "mini-game" for my Patrons over on Patreon to play where they get to be the gods of our crowdsourced world, Wandrossa. Today, I hope to expand upon that somewhat by fleshing out the actual god "class." Playtest Content The material here is presented for playtesting and to spark your imagination. These … Continue reading Gods of Wandrossa (Playing a God) | New Optional Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Gods of Wandrossa (Design Notes) | Optional Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Ever wanted to be a god of a D&D campaign world? Well, now you can! I've begun development on a set of rules that allow my patrons to become gods over the Wandrossa campaign world that we're developing. And it's EXCITING! Here's how this all started... Something cool's been going on over at my Patreon … Continue reading Gods of Wandrossa (Design Notes) | Optional Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

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

Improved Mass Combat Rules (Part 3: Design Notes for Unit Purchasing) | New Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This is the third installment of the mass combat rules series. While writing the basic rules for the system, I realized that there were no rules for purchasing units. However, I think there's a pretty easy way to do it as I'll detail below. This is an attempt to improve upon the mass combat rules that … Continue reading Improved Mass Combat Rules (Part 3: Design Notes for Unit Purchasing) | New Rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Mass Combat Rules Now Available in PDF Form

Hey all! If you didn't already see, I created set of new mass combat rules for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition. Those rules are now officially in PDF form (in their v1.2 format) on both Patreon and here on the blog. The downloadable book itself costs $2.00 and only includes rules for creating units. However, … Continue reading Mass Combat Rules Now Available in PDF Form

Improved Mass Combat Rules (Part 2: Basic Rules) | Rules Supplement for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Continuing on the rules that I playtested this last Saturday, this article covers the rules for improved mass combat in Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition. This is an attempt to improve upon the mass combat rules that Wizards of the Coast released a while back, which is a little too simplified for its own good … Continue reading Improved Mass Combat Rules (Part 2: Basic Rules) | Rules Supplement for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition