So, I saw this yesterday. I think the art looks good but – and maybe I’m biased or blinded by nostalgia – I just don’t think it’s great. Alright, the dragon one is pretty boss, but I’m not really wowed by the other samples. For now I will say that the artwork looks “decent,” and I’ll reserve final … More Art From the New Player’s Handbook and a Peek at the Warlock Class
I mentioned in a previous post that we will be playing our first game of 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons soon, and how my preference from among the pre-generated characters was to play either the dwarven cleric or one of the fighters. Well guess what? It looks like I’ve been volunteered to play the wizard instead. … More So I Guess I’m the Wizard – Fifth Edition Style
I’ve been rather busy with non-gaming things of late, and it’s been about a month since I’ve been involved in any roleplaying. So I apologize for the lack of updates. However, this absence of roleplaying business is about to change! If things go as planned I will be playing my first game of 5th Edition … More Apologies for the Hiatus and Some Thoughts on the Starter Set
Alright, so after reading what the internet has to say this is how a lot of people seem to feel about 5th edition Dungeons and Dragons: After reading through the rules here and there when I’ve had a chance this week this is how I feel about 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons: … More Could Be Worse. Could Be Raining.
It’s no secret that this new edition of Dungeons and Dragons is up against a mountain of ill will, and there are a lot of people out there holding Wizards of the Coast to what could be considered unreasonably high standards and expectations. To many people, the first iterations of Dungeons and Dragons are considered to be … More Dungeons and Dragons, Episode VII
I was on the fence for a long time about the new edition of Dungeons and Dragons. I’ve glanced at some of the play test things, read a few articles here and there, but by and large I haven’t paid a lot of attention to the buzz. I’ve been content to play other games, older editions, or … More What Got Me Excited About the New Edition of Dungeons and Dragons