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(T2 Playtest Draft, Dragon Quarry)

Hello, everyone.  Sorry for the late article this week; the workflow involved in designing a class(and its subclasses) from the ground up is a little different than my typical article fare, so I needed to take some extra time to ensure that the class was functioning as I wanted it to. This week, I’ve expanded…

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…

Fighter Archetype: The Conqueror

Hello, everyone! Today’s playtest draft is the Conqueror, a fighter Archetype who uses bends their defeated foes to their will. Fighter Archetype Conqueror It takes a trained eye to distinguish between any given warrior and a true conqueror. Conquest has many forms, from the brutal warlord who relies on physical coercion, to the silver-tongued demagogue,…

Warlock Patron – The Grandmasters

Hello, everyone! The weather outside is gloomy – the perfect weather to get some friends together for some gaming indoors. (Alright, let’s face it, I’d say that no matter the weather, but the sentiment is still there) Today’s playtest content is a new Warlock Patron, the Grandmasters, a duo of immortals locked in a cosmic…

Merfolk Bloodline

Hello, everyone! Since I was offered a sizable discount on it, I picked up my copy of Ghosts of Saltmarsh yesterday, and have been reading it straight through for inspiration for future adventures set in a coastal region. To accompany these intriguing nautical adventures, I figured now was a good time to release this subclass,…