Review: Helheim Unbound

Review: Helheim Unbound

Good afternoon everyone! Or I guess it is evening by the time you are reading this….assuming you click the link today. Anyways, I have a review that I have been looking forward to sharing for a few reasons. This game is one that I have had a chance to see a couple versions of. Not a lot, mind you, but I think it has been at least 3 and each one has shown some wonderful improvements. Not only that but…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #5

GM Dictionary: Professions #5

For this month’s GM Dictionary I wanted to take a look at the names of all kinds of professions, especially those that would exist in the worlds of games like Dungeons & Dragons. Here are some craftspeople that might show up or be in the background of your adventures! Wheelwright In the times of wagons and carts there were specific people whose craft was dedicated to making and repairing wooden wheels. These were known as wheelwrights. This is a mini-article…

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Reskinning: Tieflings & Liches!!!

Reskinning: Tieflings & Liches!!!

Here we are friends, a little late but that’s okay!! Today we have a special double reskinning article (complete with me giving up on the hyphen because I don’t know if it was necessary anyways!). Because we are focusing on two different topics, these are gonna be a little shorter. That being said, today’s topics are going to be tieflings and liches. First we will look at some alternatives for players who want to play interesting or unique tieflings. Then…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #4

GM Dictionary: Professions #4

For this month’s GM Dictionary I wanted to take a look at the names of all kinds of professions, especially those that would exist in the worlds of games like Dungeons & Dragons. Here are some craftspeople that might show up or be in the background of your adventures! Furrier Not all animals are used for leather and these craftspeople deal specifically with treating and dealing in furs. This is a mini-article series featuring short explanations for words more commonly…

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Resources For Every GM: Alternative Games Part 5

Resources For Every GM: Alternative Games Part 5

Today we have a set of games to try out at your table that aren’t D&D. If you are relatively new here, this is one of my resource topics simply because much of the mechanical content of this blog is D&D based. Furthermore, I reference and play that game more than any other. But I want to share other games and expand readers’ potential experiences. So, the theme for today’s set of RPGs is space! All three are sci-fi games…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #3

GM Dictionary: Professions #3

For this month’s GM Dictionary I wanted to take a look at the names of all kinds of professions, especially those that would exist in the worlds of games like Dungeons & Dragons. Here are some craftspeople that might show up or be in the background of your adventures! Milliner Also known as a hatter, these people make hats such as top hats, bowlers, or fedoras. This is a mini-article series featuring short explanations for words more commonly used in…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #2

GM Dictionary: Professions #2

For this month’s GM Dictionary I wanted to take a look at the names of all kinds of professions, especially those that would exist in the worlds of games like Dungeons & Dragons. Here are some craftspeople that might show up or be in the background of your adventures! Tanner These folks treat the skins and hides of animals to turn it into leather which will be used to make things. This is a mini-article series featuring short explanations for…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #1

GM Dictionary: Professions #1

For this month’s GM Dictionary I wanted to take a look at the names of all kinds of professions, especially those that would exist in the worlds of games like Dungeons & Dragons. Here are some craftspeople that might show up or be in the background of your adventures! Cooper Commonly known to be barrel makers, these craftspeople also create other objects made of bound sections of wood such as tubs or buckets. This is a mini-article series featuring short…

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Review: Dungeon Master Jam #1

Review: Dungeon Master Jam #1

Hey everyone! Today I have an interesting review for you that features a collection of adventures for 5th Edition. This product was developed as a little bit of a competition and judged by a couple DMs from the community. The competition would result in a small monetary prize for the winner and the adventures would be included in a bundle on the DM’s Guild. The guidelines included a few things that had to be in the adventure and a two…

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GM Dictionary: Space #23

GM Dictionary: Space #23

Okay, I know I have spent a lot of time with the GM’s Dictionary focusing on things that are as likely, if not more likely, to come up in fantasy settings. This month, however, I am ready to introduce some stuff that will be most useful in a science fiction setting. Perhaps you may find it effective in your fantasy world, but either way I hope you find these space-related definitions of use at the table! And to help in…

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