The holidays are fully in session. Your D&D and other RPG adventures may be getting rescheduled. Awf’s most certainly are. If you are looking for gifts, here’s a guide built for the D&D fan in your life. There’s major news regarding the D&D movie, more advice related to Tasha’s Cauldron of everything and dozens of other stories, images, and videos that deserve your attention.
D&D Movie News
Chris Pine is starring in the latest attempt at a Dungeons & Dragons movie. Filming is supposed to start in Q1 of 2021, which is actually really soon unless 2020 decides to last 72 more months. Deadline has all the details.
Official D&D Products Releases and Reviews
The latest issue of Dragon+ dropped, and the cover art is three kobolds in a trench coat. As always there are free maps and a best of the DMs Guild that require your attention.
Wizards of the Coast has a new Kids Studio. They hired their design lead. – Geekwire
There’s little surprise, but DnDBeyond’s sales figures are booming during the pandemic. – ComicBook.com.
Optimize your spellcaster using the Gunner Feat from Tasha’s Cauldron of Everything. – Think DM
FanWraps D&D Inspired Shirts
D&D During the Pandemic
Georgia Highlands College students are playing D&D. – Six-Mile Post.
Thurston County, WA has virtual D&D at the Olympia Center – Thurston Talk.
Clark County, WA has virtual D&D hosted by their library system – The Columbian.
Klamath County, OR has virtual D&D hosted by their library system – Herald and News.
The O’Neal Library, Alabama, is hosting virtual D&D. – Village Living Online.
Inspiration for Your Next Adventure
THAC0 can help newer players understand the game, no really – Think DM
Head to the Southlands in Kobold Press’s latest update of their huge world to 5e.
Dungeons, Dragons, and Mainstream News
Joe’s doing the rounds. He also brought up D&D when he was on Ryan Seacrest to talk about his new film, “Archenemy.”
Scooby Doo is going full D&D, which is appropriate if you know anything about Matthew Lillard.
Looks like Stranger Things and D&D are going to be more than a season 1 appearance, a season 3 meme, a comic book, a starter set (OK they’re already mixing it up quite a bit).
Other Geek Stuff, not Necessarily D&D
Read about pre-20th century foods to get inspired about what your party eats and drinks.
There’s always room for new monsters, because even in the 21st century we’re still discovering whales.