Dungeon Crawling: Artificer

The Artificer class is new, shiny, and chock full of new and shiny things.

Critical Brew

Dungeons and Dragons has a lot of variety for players to choose from. The combinations between the 9 races and 12 classes from the Player’s Handbook alone will grant you 108 possible combinations, not accounting for multi-classing, subclasses, and racial variants. For some that is not enough though, or perhaps their inner creativity just can’tContinue reading “Critical Brew”

For The Hoard (Of Dice)

One of the first things that people new to Table Top Role Playing Games take notice of is the oddly shaped dice that are used. More than just a six-sided die left over from a copy of Monopoly they range from 4 sides to 100 sides. Veteran players tend to develop collections, nay even a hoard,Continue reading “For The Hoard (Of Dice)”

Quick Start: City of Heroes – Homecoming

Lords, ladies, lads and lasses, I am Vinni the Troll and I have good news for you. The capes are back. City of Heroes shut down roughly 7 years ago and it has been resurrected by a devoted fan base. How much will this cost you? Nothing. How can you get into the game? WithContinue reading “Quick Start: City of Heroes – Homecoming”

Dungeon Crawling: Clerics

Lords, ladies, lads, and lassies, today I am here to talk to you about healers Clerics. I mean really, when most gamers think of clerics the first thought that comes into their minds is a healer, and they can be so much more than that. They are not the only class that has access toContinue reading “Dungeon Crawling: Clerics”

Dungeon Crawling: Barbarians

Lords, Ladies, lads, and lassies it is time to rage. Barbarians have always been the meat-shields that protect the squishies. They’re big, tough, and fuel their battlefield expertise with Rage. Often played as dumb for the sake of humor, most of us have a stereotype in mind when we hear someone at our table hasContinue reading “Dungeon Crawling: Barbarians”

Dungeon Crawling: Bards

Lords, Ladies, Lads, and Lasses, today I present my take on Bards. A class I have never played. You may ask, “How the heck can you have an opinion on Bards if you’ve never played one?!” Easy, I’ve played along side them, and I’ve DM’d for them. The Bard class is a charisma based spell caster,Continue reading “Dungeon Crawling: Bards”

Dungeon Crawling: My First Hero

…Or Dungeons and Dragons for Beginners. So you want to play Dungeons and Dragons, but you don’t know where to begin. There are so many books, so many rules, and so many choices that the options can be a bit overwhelming. Fear not for I shall simplify it for you. Before you worry about whatContinue reading “Dungeon Crawling: My First Hero”

Dungeon Crawling: The Adventurers League

Dungeons and Dragons is a social game. Sure, you can play video games based on the source material that is solely single player, but at its core it’s meant to be enjoyed with friends. Sadly there are those among us who have no friends to play with. What do they do? First off, I suggestContinue reading “Dungeon Crawling: The Adventurers League”