The Scoundrel: Recreating the 4th edition rogue

This is my rough creation of a rougish archetype that recreates some of the feel of the rogue from 4th edition: a sly and slick skrimisher. I will use the guidelines based on the UA for modifiying...

Tue, 4/14/2015 - 4:32am Forum Thread

Creating the Archetype: The Arcane Lineage (the scholarly sorcerer)

So many stories, games, and other media protrays magic as a scholary pursuit but also as a as innate.


In D&D, innate arcane magic is the sorcerer class. But the sorcerer...

Tue, 1/13/2015 - 11:20pm Forum Thread

Creating the Archetype: The Trapper

So I was thinking about creating a new archetype for the ranger using a trapping theme.


but I was kind of stuck.


Which is better? More D&D like?


Sat, 12/27/2014 - 1:18pm Forum Thread

The Planar Subway

So if all the planes were connected not bey portals and planeshifts but by extraplanar subway and planar trains, which planes would be on each line. Where would the transfers be?


Sat, 12/20/2014 - 5:43pm Forum Thread

Ideas for ranger spells?

On the other side of the "ranger and magic" thoughts.


Do you have any ideas for ranger spells?

Magic spells that seem very rangery without going too druidic or wizardly...

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 8:41pm Forum Thread

Raising the Ability Score Cap?

Would you think about giving a character the option to use their ability score increase to raise an ability score cap over 20 for a single ability?


Since the barbarian can get...

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 3:11am Forum Thread

I'm not exactly happy with 5e's use of fey.

To me, D&D is slowly weakening the specialness of fey from edition to edition. It seems to want to push the magical fey into the side of "Monsters to be fought, killed, and stolen treasure...

Sun, 11/9/2014 - 5:20am Forum Thread

Is 5e the best chance for another roguish/trickster class?

With the greater seperation of skills and classes because of backgrounds, the doubling down of underhandedness and agility on the rogue class, the heightening of the bard's magic, and the emphasis...

Tue, 10/7/2014 - 1:39pm Forum Thread

Orzel's Language Fluency Variant.

So, I have the basic idea behind my language module for 5th edition. The idea was started about a year ago and  the aided by the late wrecan in order to expanded the interaction element of D&D...

Fri, 10/3/2014 - 11:14pm Forum Thread

Not enough talk about dragons.

Game title does end with "and dragons".

Here are some starter discussion questions.

Do you miss caster dragons?

Would you like to see dragons with class features in...

Thu, 9/25/2014 - 1:27pm Forum Thread

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