So we finished ToA today. My players were very happy to have an epic battle after so many levels of puzzles and traps. It was a party of six – human cleric of the Raven Queen (4e version), an Aztec themed halfling shaman, a Spanish themed fighter, a dryad rogue, a dwarf barbarian (Hew the […]Read more "Tomb of Annihilation … Fin."
I use this tag in my game to indicate monsters which are meant to be encountered solo but are more impressive or capable than a legendary version. At a minimum, a monster with the mythic tag has maximum hit points and legendary actions. It can be applied to any creature of any CR. MYTHIC Just […]Read more "Mythic Monster Tag"
One of the things I learned while playing this level (and wish I had learned beforehand) was to visually map out the different gear configurations. This lets the game flow more easily when the PCs start experimenting with the gears. Bear in mind this puzzle is specifically set up to split the party. The only […]Read more "Gears of Hate (ToA)"
Thanks to the mining and metallurgy of the prior worlds, and their ability to create anything they wished (or so it seems, anyway), no metal is rarer than any other. People in Pangaea have no concept of gold, silver, gemstones, or even diamonds as being valuable due to their scarcity. Such materials are valuable based […]Read more "Currency in Pangaea"
Here is another cake my wife did for my son’s 12th birthday. The Thousand Sunny.Read more "One Piece… Cake!"
Not quite D&D related but my wife is pretty good at making “nerdy” related novelty cakes. Here is the one for my daughters 10th birthday – wolf link and the Twilight Princess.Read more "Twilight Princess … Cake!"
So in my current game, my characters (and myself) have naturally given the trickster gods personalities and roleplay them as such. Here are the party gods personality types: Wongo – Mojojo. Kubazan – Johnny Bravo (with a touch of exercise spirit in there too). Obolaka – Yoda. Nangnang – evil Pikachu. Only says nangnang and only […]Read more "Tomb of Annihilation Trickster God Personalities"