Encounters, adventures, and campaigns all start off life the same way. How do you turn one into the other and back again? Well, it’s like putting it in a good training bra.
In this month’s Fanservice BS, I look at how to make race and culture actually matter. Whatever the hell that means.
Running a horror adventure in D&D is a terrible idea. But if you absolutely MUST and I can’t stop you, at least I can keep you from f$&%ing it up too badly.
It’s not enough to create open-ended obstacles in your game and hope your players will come up with some clever way to defeat them. Never create a problem without creating several solutions.
I’m in a new weekly podcast! With Brian “Fiddleback” Casey! We babble pointlessly! Check it out!
With Halloween fast approaching and winter close behind, our thoughts turn to terrible monsters and frigid cold.
It’s all well and good to think through a whole bunch of conceptual bulls$&% when you’re designing a new rules system. But there comes a time when you have to sit down and actual write the rules themselves. So lets give that some thought.
There’s nothing that attracts antisocial trolls like the assassin specialization. But what’s the real story behind the assassins in D&D and in other media?
It’s time for my first ever Fanservice BS, wherein I post the rant my Patreon supporters wanted to hear. Today’s topic: why I hate ability scores in D&D 5E.