Category: Year of 4E

Year of 4E: Boons

The next two entries into the Year of 4th Edition are linked as rewards which could be given to players. Today we cover an alternative form of player reward: the boon. I absolutely loved the concept as a way to reward players without just slapping...

Year of 4E: Power Sources

Today I want to talk about something that is both pretty significant and fairly unimportant: power sources. This sounds odd but, to be honest, these were more descriptive than anything and were not mechanically grounded. Not really anyways. Nevertheless the inclusion of these did a...

Year of 4E: Defenses

There is so much to talk about when it comes to 4th Edition but I want to move into article two with one of the things that, mechanically speaking, immediately earned my love: defenses. I will (mostly) ignore or gloss over saving throws here and...