Weaving, sewing, quilting, tapestries — these arts were part of what common people did in the times that inspire fantasy storytelling. It’s rare that these professions are featured as heroes, but they should be. They are community leaders or practitioners of the quiet circle, often of women unempowered in a society. From these origins one…
A Dungeons & Dragons character sheet is a story told in short hand. This characters are based on local and global legends. Meet two more members of Our Flag Means Offside.
Adding Sports as a Tool to your 5th edition D&D game opens your table up to new stories and backgrounds for the characters.
A D&D character sheet is a story told in short hand. This character is a stout defender, a mystical striker and a bewitching master of technique. Meet the first member of Our Flag Means Offside.
Before you were a hero you were a Caravanserai, a keeper of an outpost that is inn, trade center, waypoint, and safe haven all at once. The traditional western trope of an innkeeper is provided as an alternate.
It just got a lot easier to learn how to play D&D. Wizards of the Coast’s new player onboarding site simplifies the choices and offers several free paths to play for those who have yet to roll dice and tell stories of fellowship together.
A new pick-your-path adventure from Wizards of the Coast is an excellent introduction to Dungeons & Dragons.
The characters within the campaign Uprising and Rebellion, my current D&D campaign.
Tired: You meet in a tavern.
Wired: You meet at a coffeeshop.
Inspired: You meet at the library.
How to vary the third places in your Dungeons and Dragons world.
One of my players invented a fantasy sport for use in our Dungeons & Dragons campaign. This is how I’d run it.