Old School XP in 5e

Here is a simple rule I am going to try next campaign.  Monsters are worth 1/10th their listed XP value and a gold piece is worth 1 XP.  I expect it will promote a bit more exploration and creative thinking in how to extract as much treasure as possible from a dungeon.  Reminiscent of D&D […]

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Into the Past: Furkas Xoud, Nano Mage

Previous entries in this series “Into the Past“: Gearsmen Mk. I – “Knight”  Gearsmen Mk. II – “Destroyer”  Gearsmen Mk. I – “Thunder Priest”  Gearsmen Mk. I – “Boneclaw”  Guardian-Skull Hunter-Killer – “Bastion Class” Prototype Robot Apprentice Smoke Archon Finally, the man himself, Furkas Xoud – before he was killed and turned into a ghost.  My players decided to […]

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Into the Past: Smoke Archon

Previous entries in this series “Into the Past“: Gearsmen Mk. I – “Knight”  Gearsmen Mk. II – “Destroyer”  Gearsmen Mk. I – “Thunder Priest”  Gearsmen Mk. I – “Boneclaw”  Guardian-Skull Hunter-Killer – “Bastion Class” Prototype Robot Apprentice A new type of paraelemental in the vain of the fire archons from 4e.  Essentially smarter and more martial versions of a standard […]

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