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GM Dictionary: Professions #11

GM Dictionary: Professions #11

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! Confectioner Confectioners are those who create sugar based foods or confections. There are two categories to this: sugar and baker. The former focuses on sweets like chocolate or candy while the…

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Sub-Class: Oni-Blooded Sorcerer

Sub-Class: Oni-Blooded Sorcerer

Hello everyone and welcome to another self-imposed challenge! When I had the Twitterverse vote on these, which feels like months ago, I was very happy that the Oni-Blooded sorcerer came out as one of the things I should try to do. In the time since then I have managed to produce an entry of the Libris Monstrum that talks about oni and come up with some ideas on what I might do with this class. We’re going to start with…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #10

GM Dictionary: Professions #10

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! Lapidarist These folk work at cutting stone and gems into decorative items. In some cases they may be called gemcutters but in modernity this is reserved for diamond cutters whose work…

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Libris Monstrum #33: Genies Revisited

Libris Monstrum #33: Genies Revisited

Good evening everyone (or at least it’s evening right now). This article is a little late, as in: I’ve decided to delay the whole week by a day because I’ve been in a blarg and today (Tuesday) was a Monday. That being said, here we are returning to the genies! There is plenty to talk about here but I think our first entry on the subject did a pretty good job covering your classic genie, from the myths they were…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #9

GM Dictionary: Professions #9

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! Apprentice Apprentices are those who are undergoing the learning and tutelage of a craft new to them. They do not work on their own but under the guidance and instruction of…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #8

GM Dictionary: Professions #8

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! Journeyman These are varying types of craftspeople who have completed an apprenticeship and are skilled in their craft, but not yet considered to be a master craftsman. This is a mini-article…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #7

GM Dictionary: Professions #7

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! Master This was a ranking in crafting guilds that required moving through ranks, obtaining a sum of money from works, and also making a masterpiece of their craft before being elected…

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GM Dictionary: Professions #6

GM Dictionary: Professions #6

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! Joiner Unlike carpenters, joiners specialized in making things out of pieces of wood that would have to be joined together as surfaces. Often these were lighter and ornamental, doors, tables, bookshelves,…

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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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