Kobold Press, makers of mountains and mountains of D&D expansion material, are about to throw another one on the pile: Tome of Heroes launches its Kickstarter campaign next month. The book will contain rules for new character races and subclasses, weapon options, and powerful spells, along with new equipment, expanded
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The art studio Conceptopolis has worked for many brands such as G.I. Joe, Marvel, DC, Lego, and Dungeons & Dragons….and it’s that last one that’s the focus of their latest Kickstarter campaign. We’re not talking about an official D&D expansion, but an original campaign that works with D&D’s 5th Edition.
Wizards of the Coast has announced the next D&D campaign set will be called Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden. Set in the far northern region of the Forgotten Realms, you’re going to need your most powerful parkas to take on the titular Frostmaiden, who principal narrative designer Chris Perkins
Today is a big day for Wizards of the Coast, owners of D&D…March 17 is the street date for two hyped-up releases, one a tie-in with the popular liveplay show Critical Role. We covered Explorer’s Guide To Wildemount here before, but it’s the first D&D campaign that takes inspiration from
Mythroll Armory RPG Dice Spinner Kickstarter Launches The Mythroll Armory RPG Dice Spinner Kickstarter launched today. Have you ever had this problem? How about carrying this around instead? Not only does it look cool, but there are also plenty of practical reasons to throw down some cash for the RPG
The success and popularity of Critical Role has resulted in a lot of livestreams and podcasts where friends get together, play D&D and record their adventures. A new group, D&D Cast Party, is about to launch and their first live D&D event is coming up later this month. Like its
Earlier this year, Skybound Games announced a deal with PC game developer Beamdog to port its library of classic D&D-based RPGs to home consoles. Today the fruits of their labor are for sale: Baldur’s Gate, Baldur’s Gate ll, Baldur’s Gate: Siege of Dragonspear, Icewind Dale, Planescape: Torment and Neverwinter Nights.
Tabletop games, like most other interests formerly slammed as “nerdy,” are gaining mass acceptance. More and more people are getting into the activity these days, but their biggest hurdle is knowing where to start. Earlier this summer, Dungeons & Dragons put out an Essentials Kit, intended as a primer for
You saw them in the Eye Of The Beholder documentary…now Satine Phoenix (Siren Show) and Stefan Pokorny (Founder/CEO of Dwarven Forge) are teaming up to introduce Destination Fantastic…a globetrotting documentary series about fantasies, legends and myths from around the world. Today Satine and Stefan hosted a Facebook livestream promoting the
A D&D Deep Dive into the “Eye of the Beholder” with Brian Stillman, Kelley Slagle, and Seth Polansky
Any longtime Dungeons & Dragons player will tell you that one key to success is bringing together the right mix of player characters to ensure maximum coverage of the interesting circumstances an adventuring party can encounter. This D&D skill crosses over into the real world, since any large-scale creative endeavor
Last time we met, we spoke about how to build a good team member. This time around, we look at how to BE a good team member and teamwork in D&D. Every D&D player is not wandering around the world, fighting monsters and looting treasure by themselves. Each Fighter, Wizard
Kickstarter Signal Boost: Geek Tank Games New Tabletop Token Sets – For Those About To Roll, We Salute You!
Last year, the good folks at Geek Tank Games asked me to review their map token sets. They are a great addition to any DM toolbox and I was happy to spread the word. This year, they’re at it again, their latest Kickstarter launched last week with 3 new tabletop