Paladin Oath – Oath of the Junker

Hello, everyone, and Merry Christmas for those who celebrate it! Today’s article is a new subclass, the Oath of the Junker. The intent for the subclass is for it to be exclusive to goblin paladins, but should you be so moved to use it with another character concept, it’s certainly within your GM’s prerogative to…

Monastic Tradition – Way of Anathema

Hello, everyone! Villain month continues this week with a new Monastic Tradition, one which strives to impose equality between those who would wield magic and those who cannot. Whether this attempt is genuine or not, though, I leave as an exercise to the reader. Monastic Tradition – Way of Anathema Some believe that the gifts…

Feyborn

Hello, everyone! It’s been quite a crazy few months, hasn’t it? I’m afraid I’ve clearly fallen behind on writing, both due to the pandemic and a health scare after my grandfather had a mishap with some farm equipment. (Long story short, he’s doing fine now!) What better way to make up for this lost time…

The Hunter Class (T3 Playtest Draft, Summoner Quarry)

Hello, everyone, and happy Friday! This week’s article is a Tier 3 update to the Hunter, bringing the base class and all of its subclasses to level 16! Additionally, this update brings with it the Summoner Quarry, a hunter who traps extraplanar fey, fiends, and elementals in a deck of soul cards. These trapped extraplanar…

The Hunter Class(T1 Playtest Draft)

Hello, everyone! Like a lot of 5E players, I was left with a bad taste in my mouth from the Beast Master ranger’s approach for designing a character focused on a partnership with some sort of beast companion. To me, the truly egregious part of the Beast Master is that there are so many characters…

Defying Death

Early adventuring can be a pain – with only 8 or so hit points at level one, a stiff breeze is as much a threat as a given monster, and players and GM’s (especially experienced ones, from my observations) overestimate how survivable a situation actually can be. A number of solutions for character survival at…