The Blazing Bull

A monster in my Oriental Adventure campaign.  PCs calmed it down and turned it into a an army unit (I am using Stronghold and Followers for castle management) after taking over Ashina Castle.  Inspired by the boss of the same name from Sekiro. THE BLAZING BULL Huge beast, unaligned Armor Class 12 (natural armor) Hit Points 84 […]

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The Sakura Dragon 桜竜

Inspired by the Sekiro boss – the Divine Dragon – here is the sakura dragon.  Created for my Oriental Adventure Campaign but I really don’t have a use for him.  CR is low to reflect the fact that he is a gimmick boss in Sekiro and very easy. THE SAKURA DRAGON Huge dragon, neutral Armor […]

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GREAT SHINOBI OWL

A reward in my Oriental Adventures campaign.  Posted here for my PCs to reference. I am using the nemuranai tag for OA magic items since in Japanese Mythology magic items are not forged or made (this is seen as disrespectful to the indwelling spirit).  Instead the items awaken through various processes – spontaneously, or through powerful […]

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HEALING GOURD

A reward in my Oriental Adventures campaign.  Posted here for my PCs to reference. I am using the nemuranai tag for OA magic items since in Japanese Mythology magic items are not forged or made (this is seen as disrespectful to the indwelling spirit).  Instead the items awaken through various processes – spontaneously, or through powerful […]

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FIGHTER ARCHETYPE: SHINOBI

The shinobi class for 5e Oriental Adventures. A note on shinobis.  In Japan, shinobi and ninja are interchangeable terms.  However, in this particular instance, shinobi is more of an upfront fighter than a ninja using some stealth but otherwise taking opponents head-on. The line in the sand is the ninja is more magical/supernatural while the shinobi is […]

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