D&D Monster: The Caller From The Deeps

This is a 5e conversion of a monster originally published by WotC for Dungeons & Dragons 3.5 edition. Back in 2005 Wizards of the Coast published another great book in their series of “Environment” hard cover supplements for D&D 3.5 called Stormwrack. As you might be able to guess from…

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Tell us what you know! INT checks & monsters in D&D 5e

Recently on twitter someone asked how DMs can determine how much a player character knows about any particular monster in 5e, since knowledge checks aren’t as granular as they were in previous editions. I sent him a link to the 3.5 SRD description for the Knowledge skill, which can be…

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Bar Stool Quarterback – A Football Dice Game

Wow! I won my first game design contest! Thank you so much to Jason and Rob from the Building The Game podcast. They recently held a contest for a simple football dice game that could be played in a bar (ideally a sports bar). I wracked my brain for weeks…

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