Barbarian Path of the Bloodied | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This one comes as a request from one of my patrons. Here is what he asked for: Hi Dave, I'd love to see what you can create for a Barbarian subclass around the idea of the more damage he takes, the more damage he can dish out. Even better if his attacks are unarmed. I'm … Continue reading Barbarian Path of the Bloodied | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

Bard College of Rumors | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

This entry is a part of March’s 26 Days of Subclasses featurette where I’m creating new subclasses every day for 26 days. Not only am I creating subclasses for all Patrons of Silver Tier or higher, but I’m also creating them based on Instagram recommendations, as well. Here are the subclasses that I’ve created so far this month: March 3 – Fighter Armorer … Continue reading Bard College of Rumors | New Player Option for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition

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

Wandrossa Gazetteer Volume 2 (February 17, 2019) – FREE PDF

Did you know that myself and the Patrons over on patreon.com/dmdave are creating a brand new campaign setting? And that the entire world is built through the suggestions and poll-results from those Patrons? Keep reading to get a copy of the Gazetteer. PLUS my patrons aren't just Patrons; they're GODS! Soon, we'll be starting up … Continue reading Wandrossa Gazetteer Volume 2 (February 17, 2019) – FREE PDF

7-Day Challenge: Let’s Make a Monster

Hey all! If you haven't heard, I'm at a work conference in Austin (by the way, the food is UH-MAZING here) until Friday night. When I get back on Saturday, I plan to knock out a bunch of content before my Saturday night session that's at 5:30pm. One thing I'd really like to get caught … Continue reading 7-Day Challenge: Let’s Make a Monster

Introducing Wandrossa: a NEW Campaign World Created by YOU!

A couple of days ago, I introduced a blank map on Patreon that I created using donjon's map generator. It has a few names on it, some geography, but that's it. Here it is: I don't know anything about this world. Which is kind of overwhelming and thrilling all at the same time. Yesterday I … Continue reading Introducing Wandrossa: a NEW Campaign World Created by YOU!

MARTIAL: February 2019’s Theme (Fighters and Monks)

Big announcement today! While Patreon is slowly recovering from what  I'm calling Patreonapocalypse 2019 (sorry for those who are trying to get a copy of EVIL or sign-up!), I thought I'd go ahead and announce February's collected edition theme: MARTIAL: A Fifth Edition Companion - The Collected Works of DMDave February 2019 In the vein … Continue reading MARTIAL: February 2019’s Theme (Fighters and Monks)

A HUGE Thank You to My Fans and an Important Announcement Regarding Patreon

Folks, I'm blown away. When I started this little adventure back in August (I can't believe it's been less than six months, by the way) I had no idea that it would take off the way it would. I initially created this website as a place to store all my notes for my Saturday night … Continue reading A HUGE Thank You to My Fans and an Important Announcement Regarding Patreon

What Should December’s Theme Be?

In November, I've been working on a campaign setting called El Ocho, with luchadors, Aztecs, zombie nuns, and mechanized elves. With December coming up, I'm not sure what sort of setting to do next. That's where you come in! What sort of fantastical setting should I have for December? The poll is up on my … Continue reading What Should December’s Theme Be?

El Ocho Campaign Setting for Fifth Edition

Kicking things off with the Patreon page, I'll be creating a cool, new 5e setting called El Ocho. This original setting will take place in a fantasy version of Mesoamerica (modern-day Latin America and South America) that will combine elements of typical old-school fantasy, pulp Luchador stories from the early 20th century, classic horror, and … Continue reading El Ocho Campaign Setting for Fifth Edition