The gulf between ancient and modern medical science isn’t as vast as you might think. Modern treatments are actually thousands of years old. And ancient remedies are returning to the world.
When you get down to it, almost every adventurer is a mercenary. But what’s the difference between a mercenary who fights for money and a soldier who gets paid to serve?
The worlds of fantasy games are sadly devoid of warning labels. Except when it comes to magical items. Those are always labeled. With runes.
With Halloween fast approaching and winter close behind, our thoughts turn to terrible monsters and frigid cold.
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?
Thanks to the Angry GM’s constant interruptions at the GenCon 50 Live Show, we had to cut out a lot of interesting stories about dragons. As punishment, the Angry GM was forced to turn those cut stories into a Lost Episode.
Clarity, transparency, and illumination. Three words that could describe the Word of the Week that can also describe the subject of our discussion: glass.
Sometimes, we start off with nice, clear topics. But those quickly get opaque, dark, and confused. Sort of like how any discussion of glass in human history has to begin with obsidian.