Roguish Reflections – Races in D&D 5e

I’m starting to learn more about the world of design from the grand Archmage himself, so I’m going to start writing a bit more on that process, my discoveries, and general ramblings that I have with myself throughout. If nothing else, welcome to inside of my brain! So the latest lessons have been on one of the primary factors for any character in D&D – … Continue reading Roguish Reflections – Races in D&D 5e

Martial Archetype: The Reaper

Today we introduce a teaser for a Halloween themed fighter subclass: The Reaper! This sample of the subclass will let you play up to level 6 as a Reaper. Beyond that, we highly recommend joining our Patreon. With your support, we can improve the quality of our products as well as make further steps to our larger goals! Until then, enjoy the beginning of the end… … Continue reading Martial Archetype: The Reaper

The Mage College: The Reckoning

We’re back from our hiatus! However, we’re bringing a long some new changes that will be pretty important. We’re making these changes to better fit our needs and goals as creators while trying to “level up” our game as far as the TTRPG writing and publishing sphere goes. First, The Mage College’s articles here on the website will be vastly different. We’ll still post here … Continue reading The Mage College: The Reckoning

Charting a New Course: Summer Holiday and New Directions

Running a website by yourself is hard, and when you do it for long enough, you really only know how to do just that – run it by yourself. Add in a mix of sudden design work in the form of commissions and design work while trying to acclimate new team members into the mix. Then balance a patreon while still figuring out all the … Continue reading Charting a New Course: Summer Holiday and New Directions

From the Archives: Re-skinning and Roleplaying Part 1

This article was written by a younger Archmage Derek back when the Mage College was still on Blogspot.  Take it away past Derek! (Art: Alhammerret’s Archive by Richard Write, Wizards of the Coast) Blast from the Past You’ve decided to play a Battle Master Fighter. Kevin, your table’s optimizer says, “Oh, well at least isn’t Champion, because that would be really boring.” At this point … Continue reading From the Archives: Re-skinning and Roleplaying Part 1

Magical Musings: Psychic Damage

You’re drifting off to sleep in your bed, when suddenly you startle and get the sensation of falling. Your eyes shoot open, and and your heart is pounding. You’ve just experienced a hypnic jerk, but whether or not you realize it, your body just experienced what might be considered the real world precursor to psychic damage. Some TTRPG and D&D players are often confused by … Continue reading Magical Musings: Psychic Damage