Sacred Oath: Oath of Nightsong

Today on the Mage College, we introduce a Sacred Oath designed specifically for followers of one of my favorite Forgotten Realms, Eilistraee. Though, to be more specific this Sacred Oath was created for my favorite follower of Eilistraee, Leoni, or as many know her, the fantastic GlossandGadgets, chairwoman, creator, artist, animator of Goldhart Gaming, who plays Lael’essthrae (or Lael for short) on the Saturday Waterdeep: … Continue reading Sacred Oath: Oath of Nightsong

Sacred Oath: Oath of Silence

  Today’s paladin oath is a paladin that prizes stealth, subterfuge, and justice dispensed in the form of quick sudden stab in the dark, the Oath of Silence. While similar to the Oath of Vengeance, I decided to tweak the slider labeled “magical assassin” a little bit more. Special thanks to Quinn Wongkew (@qwongkew) who gave me the idea for a more rogue-like paladin. Without … Continue reading Sacred Oath: Oath of Silence

Sacred Oath: Oath of the Vault

When I was writing today’s Sacred Oath, all I could think of was the Orzhov from Magic: The Gathering’s Ravnica setting. The design came from a smattering of different suggestions on Twitter that eventually wrapped up together into the Oath of the Vault. My two big thank yous go out to Xai (@xaichai) and Kelly White (@thebeldragon) on Twitter, as I blended their suggestions into … Continue reading Sacred Oath: Oath of the Vault

Sacred Oath: Oath of Liberty

As we wrap up our first series of paladins, today we introduce the Oath of Liberty, a paladin who seeks to liberate others and offer them hope in times of oppression. If you’re looking to play a paladin that is awesome at crowd control and teamwork, this is the character for you. The suggestion for this subclass comes from DnDurken (@DnDurken), a frequent ally of … Continue reading Sacred Oath: Oath of Liberty

Sacred Oath: Oath of the Arcane

Today’s Sacred Oath, is an oath that emulates a bit of the Swordmage from Fourth Edition with a few fun flexible abilities thrown in. This subclass is an awesome addition to any high magic setting, or to any setting that requires an order of mystic paladins. Special thanks to @AudibleShrug who suggested the subclass, and my good friend Nick, @NickKikomori who helped me balance the … Continue reading Sacred Oath: Oath of the Arcane

Paladin Oath: Oath of Erudition

Today we begin a new series, this time on paladins! We have five new paladin oaths for you guys to use, and today the first of this series is the Oath of Erudition. A paladin who seeks knowledge and to share it with others. A special thanks goes out to Kristine Chester (@12thKnight) for the suggestion. Now, my students, today’s lesson: Paladin Oath: Oath of … Continue reading Paladin Oath: Oath of Erudition