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Thursday 11 July 2024

On Kyle Brink, his Replacement, and new Magic in Baptism of Fire

 Kyle Brink couldn't leave the D&D hobby fast enough! Plus, I take a look at the various new magical techniques included in the Baptism of Fire RPG!

#dnd #ttrpg #osr #onednd 

Tuesday 9 July 2024

Minority Representation in D&D PHB is not for Minorities

 There are more (imaginary) women of color in the D&D PHB than ever before. But it has nothing to do with real women of color.

#dnd #ttrpg #osr #dnd5e #onednd

Tuesday 2 July 2024

The RPG Hobby is for Anyone, not Everyone

 The idea that #dnd is for "Everyone" is a lie. The truth is that actually, D&D is for ANYONE, and that's very different.

#ttrpg #OSR

Thursday 27 June 2024

Magic and Miracles in Baptism of Fire

Check out my rundown on magic and miracles in Baptism of Fire!

#dnd #ttrpg #osr 

Thursday 20 June 2024

The New PHB is Morbidly Obese

 The latest news about the new #Onednd Players Handbook makes it clear that it will be full of bloated rules additions that will only ruin the premise of #dnd5e game design.

#dnd #ttrpg #osr 

Friday 14 June 2024

Designing Character Classes

 In my second design notes video about Baptism of Fire, I talk about character classes, and how to craft them to provide Niche Protection.

#dnd    #ttrpg    #osr  

Tuesday 11 June 2024

The OSR is "Dying"? Here's the Real Data...

 People continue to claim that the "OSR is dying" (or dead). But do the stats actually support that? In this video, you get the hard data! 

#dnd #ttrpg #osr