D&D DM’s Guild – Doorways of Yyadrisil

My very first publication for Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition is now live on the Dungeon Master’s Guild!   It has long been my goal to publish some original material for D&D, way back when Dragon and Dungeon used to be print magazines. Finally I’ve taken my first step into…

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D&D Map – Von Vargen Manor

I’m going to start drawing and posting maps, free for use. Here’s my first, I hope with practice to get better. This is Von Vargen Manor, ancestral home of the Baron and Baroness of Vargen Mills. In addition to the Baron and Baroness, the home is full of the laughter…

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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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