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RPG Boredom Busters 0

RPG Boredom Busters

As a large number of us head into isolation, I’ve put together a list of resources that generous individuals and publishers have released: RPG Boredom Busters. Those offers that have ended a crossed through,...

GM Screen 0

GM Screen

When running games of 5e, a lot of us use a GM Screen. While prepping for my upcoming campaign, I started putting together my own GM screen and thought I’d share it as this...

To a Kobold 0

To a Kobold

As part of my plans for my, fledgling, publishing aims, I have released a one-page dungeon. Hopefully the first of many. One-page dungeons are perfect for dropping into a campaign or as a one-off...

2019: A Review 0

2019: A Review

It’s almost the end of the year, some say the decade, so this month’s post is a 2019 review! 2019 was the first year in at least a decade (maybe even since I started...

Stat Blocks Made Smaller 0

Stat Blocks Made Smaller

While reading through some of my older Forgotten Realms adventures recently, I marvelled at the stat blocks that were included, especially when compared to the 5th Edition versions. As a brief example, let’s compare...

Technology at the Gaming Table 0

Technology at the Gaming Table

A recent tweet from Richard Green about viewing more than one item on a tablet at the same time got me thinking about technology at the gaming table. It’s always been a bit of fine...

Official D&D Campaigns: Mini Reviews 0

Official D&D Campaigns: Mini Reviews

Wizards of the Coast has released 11 official D&D campaigns in hardback (as well as those in the Starter Set, Essentials Kit and Tales from the Yawning Portal) in the 5 years since 5th...

D&D Essentials Kit Unboxing Video 0

D&D Essentials Kit Unboxing Video

I’ve dipped my foot into the world of video blogging with a quick and dirty unboxing video for the D&D Essentials Kit. The kit has been avalable as an exclusive in Target stores in...

Mixing It Up With Trappings 0

Mixing It Up With Trappings

Please note: there are some minor spoilers for the 5th Edition conversion of Against the Giants in this article. While reading the 5th Edition conversion of Against the Giants from Tales of the Yawning...

Convention Everyday Carry (EDC) 0

Convention Everyday Carry (EDC)

One of the biggest gaming conventions in the UK starts tomorrow (UK Games Expo). I’ll be there to visit the trade hall on Saturday and thought it might be interesting to share how I’ve...

Gamerboard Review 0

Gamerboard Review

Gamerboard is a clever combination of ideas developed by some gamers over in Austria. In it’s very basic form it’s a magnetic white board. However our Austrian friends have put it together with transparent...

Wooden DM Screen 0

Wooden DM Screen

Those who know me know that I love a good bit of “gamer bling” and, for a long time, I’ve admired the wooden DM screen that can be bought on the likes of CritIt...

Monsters of Feyland 0

Monsters of Feyland Review

Monsters of Feyland is a new book of, well, monsters, themed for the Feylands from Cawood Publishing. It was launched as a Kickstarter last year but is also now available in PDF and print...

No Evil 0

No Evil

No Evil is a selection of three 5th Edition encounters for a group of 3rd-level characters. I have written the encounters so that you can drop them into in an ongoing campaign. As we...

In Blackest Knight 0

In Blackest Knight

In Blackest Knight is a 5th Edition adventure for a group of 2nd-level characters. It is intended as a short side trek in an ongoing campaign and should provide for a session’s worth of...

Travelling DM Kit 2

Travelling DM Kit

When I run games at home, I have the advantage of not having to worry about what I bring to the gaming table in terms of my DM kit. After all, if I forget...

Northern Dessarin Valley 0

Northern Dessarin Valley

Minty’s cultist investigates ended further south, but had some time to waste so took in a whistle-stop tour of the northern Dessarin Valley. Just in case he needed to have the lay of the...

Southern Dessarin Valley 0

Southern Dessarin Valley

Minty Burrow’s next map is of the Southern Dessarin Valley. Minty and his companions investigated the nefarious deeds of cultists in these parts. I like the Dessarin Valley, there’s plenty of places to lose...