Step Up Your DnD 5e Gamenight

Beautifully illustrated and functional Condition Cards and Combat Cards to enhance your 5E tabletop role-playing experience. Kickstarter available now until July 17th 2016! Preferred Link http://promo.critgames.com Additional Links https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/critgames/5e-rpg-condition-cards http://kck.st/22M2xgs As a GM, never miss a condition again.  Crit Games is bringing 5e RPG Condition...

DnD(R) Comes to Middle-earth(R)

Cubicle 7 Entertainment and Sophisticated Games have announced plans to make a Dungeons & Dragons® compatible roleplaying series for J R R Tolkien’s legendary fantasy world of Middle-earth, the setting for The Lord of the Rings® and The Hobbit®. Cubicle 7’s CEO Dominic McDowall said, “We’re all very excited to be building on the success of The One Ring Roleplaying Game and bringing...

Hero Lab Launches D&D 5th Edition SRD

The wait is over! The #1 character management tool for RPGs now supports D&D® 5th Edition. Whether you’re a DM or player, it’s time to take your game to the next level! SAN JOSE, CA (January 29, 2016): Lone Wolf Development, creator of the ENnie award-winning, tabletop gaming accessories Hero Lab® and Realm Works®, announced the release of D&D 5th Edition SRD support for their character...

Dare To Descend Into The Underdark In Rage Of Demons

RENTON, Wash., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Wizards of the Coast announced Rage of Demons, the new storyline for Dungeons & Dragons fans coming in Fall 2015. The demon lords have been released out of the Abyss and players must travel down to the Underdark with the iconic hero Drizzt Do’Urden to stop the chaos before it threatens the surface. Rage of Demons is the story all D&D...

D&D: Elemental Evil – Encounters Season; Free Player’s Companion

Wizards of the Coast is excited to kick off the start of the D&D Encounters Elemental Evil season, which comes on the heels of the Elemental Evil Player’s Companion—a free PDF download chock full of player options, new races and spells for adventurers to get ready to unearth the deception this season. The recently released Elemental Evil Player’s Companion (PDF), along with the Player’s...

Happy Dungeon Master Appreciation Month from Wizards of the Coast!

February is Dungeon Master Appreciation Month and to celebrate Wizards of the Coast has released the Dungeon Masters Support Group video series! In this three-part series, DMs can find the innovation, inspiration, and flexibility they need to get their games back under control. In celebration of Dungeon Masters Appreciation Month, we look in at a support group that may find some true help and insight...

Dungeons & Dragons Fans Called to ‘Unearth the Deception’ in 2015 Elemental Evil Storyline & Product Offerings Unveiled

January 20, 2015 – Renton, WA – Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the newest Dungeons & Dragons storyline and accompanying product offerings for both digital and tabletop RPG players. Coming off of the biggest and most exciting year yet for Dungeons & Dragons, the Elemental Evil storyline starts in March and runs through mid-summer. During that time, heroes are needed in the Forgotten...

D&D: Dungeon Master’s Guide Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the release of the third and final core rulebook for the highly praised fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game – the Dungeon Master’s Guide. This book, along with the other recently released Player’s Handbook and Monster Manual, provides players with the tools and inspiration needed to experience the highly praised Tyranny of...

D&D: The Rise of Tiamat Adventure – Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast released the second adventure in the Tyranny of Dragons story arc, The Rise of Tiamat. In this new adventure for the fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game, players must avert the cataclysmic return of Tiamat, the five headed evil queen of dragons. [View our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here.] Avert the Cataclysmic Return of...

D&D Monster Manual: Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the release of the second of three core rulebooks for the highly-anticipated Tyranny of Dragons storyline – the Monster Manual. Optimized for fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game, the Monster Manual unearths creatures that characters might encounter over the course of their adventures. [View our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle...

Novel Review: Wizards of the Coast – Rise of the King

Rise of the King Rise of the King is an epic fantasy novel, written by R.A. Salvatore and published by Wizards of the Coast. By Cape Rust Learn more about Rise of the King here Find other Wizards of the Coast posts here The drow are on the march and they have brought orcs, frost giants, ogre/goblins and even a couple of dragons. This looks like it will be their chance to finally crush the Silver...

D&D Announces New Digital Offerings for 2015

Wizards of the Coast provided a glimpse of what Dungeons & Dragons will offer in 2015, with new digital offerings set in the Forgotten Realms from partners including Backflip Studios, Beamdog and Cryptic Studios with Perfect World Entertainment. Throughout 2014, D&D has ignited excitement in the game industry with a celebration of the brand’s 40th anniversary, the launch of new rules for...

[PAX] D&D, Acquisitions Inc. – Tune-In!

Tune-in to the highly anticipated (and hysterical) Dungeons & Dragons live game, Acquisitions Inc. tonight (Saturday, August 30)! Livestreaming on the D&D site – http://dnd.wizards.com/playevents/conventions/paxprime – the mayhem begins at 8pm PST, and features Jerry Holkins, Mike Krahulik, Scott Kurtz and Morgan Webb as they wade once more into almost certain doom, courtesy of...

D&D Player’s Handbook: Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the release of the first of three core rulebooks for the highly-anticipated Tyranny of Dragons storyline. Optimized for fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game, the Player’s Handbook contains everything players need to create heroic characters with rich backgrounds and compelling capabilities, ready for adventure. Also released today,...

D&D Kicks Off Tyranny of Dragons

Dungeons & Dragons Fans Must Rise Up or Bow Down as the Tyranny of Dragons Begins! August 14, 2014 – Renton, WA – The biggest and most exciting year for Dungeons & Dragons hits a pivotal moment today as the Tyranny of Dragons storyline kicks-off. This rich new narrative challenges players around the world to rise up against hoards of evil dragons, including Tiamat, the most fearsome dragon...

Neverwinter is Coming to XBOX One

Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios to Bring Acclaimed Free-to-Play MMORPG to Console Gamers (Redwood City, CA) July 30, 2014 — Perfect World Entertainment Inc., a leader and publisher of widely-acclaimed free-to-play MMORPGs, announced today that Cryptic Studios is bringing popular free-to-play MMORPG Neverwinter to consoles. Available first, free-to-play with Gold* on Xbox One,...

D&D Starter Set Now Available!

The first official product for the highly-anticipated fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game is now available! Wizards of the Coast today announced the retail launch of the D&D Starter Set. Containing everything players need to begin their adventure, the Starter Set is the first of many product offerings that will be rolling-out this year and is intended to help fans...

D&D Launches Tyranny of Dragons Entertainment Offerings

Dungeons & Dragons Enters a Pivotal Year with Tyranny of Dragons All New Entertainment Offerings Announced May 19, 2014 – Renton, WA – Today, Wizards of the Coast kicked off a pivotal year for Dungeons & Dragons, unveiling new serialized entertainment offerings that will bring the upcoming Tyranny of Dragons storyline to life as well as announcing the D&D Player’s Handbook, Monster...

Under the Hood – Stay on Target

Stay on Target By The Warden PREVIOUSLY: In my quest to build a new system from scratch (and meticulously document it right here), I’ve devised a plan for a fast-paced, easy-to-learn system currently titled “Phoenix Project” where odd numbers on the dice can spell trouble. Last week, I decided to allow players to active defend/oppose any actions taken against their characters and maintain...

Novel Review: Wizards of the Coast – The Sentinel (The Sundering, Book IV)

The Sentinel The Sentinel is an epic fantasy novel in The Sunder series, written by Troy Denning and published by Wizards of the Coast. By Cape Rust Learn more about The Sentinel here Purchase The Sentinel: The Sundering, Book V Find other Wizards of the Coast products here A watchman in a corrupt city that is about to be overrun, notices a strange couple, a beautiful redhead with a weasel of a...