Tagged: d&d

Background du Jour: Cosplayer

In a world filled with heroes and villains, there are those who celebrate their greatest successes and darkest moments. You are such a person. Your earliest memories are of being told tales of daring where...

Basic D&D: Day Seven

And so, as inevitably happens, we reach Day Seven in this look at the free Basic D&D pdf. Even though it’s Version 0.1 and far from the document it is destined to grow to...

Basic D&D: Day Six

Last time I set out the challenge to create your very own content using the material from the free Basic D&D pdf as the framework. Ever one to rise to a challenge myself, here’s...

Basic D&D: Day Five

The one thing I didn’t expect from Basic D&D was that it would be filled to the gills with fluff and backstory covering (almost) the entirely of D&D’s history. I thought it would be a...

Basic D&D: Day Four

Yesterday we had Day Three, and that can only mean one thing. It’s Day Four! We are taking a week-long look at the freely downloadable D&D Basic pdf, and we are halfway there. Its...

Basic D&D: Day Three

What do adventurers do when they’re not stabbing things with the pointy end? That’s the question we are going to be answering today as a part of our week-long look into Basic D&D. Generally speaking...

Basic D&D: Day Two

Let’s jump right in and generate a character! The free Basic D&D pdf provides all the information you need to generate and play a character from 1st to 20th level. We are given four...

Basic D&D: Day One

40 years of history. Two years of extensive play-testing by 175,000 avid gamers. Countless revisions and updates. Finally, it is here. Yes folks, the latest edition of the greatest and most influential role-playing game...

Character du Jour: Fithy Dishion

All the family gathered around the youngest son outside their coastal manor. His father was the last to come from the house, carrying something wrapped in an old leather cloth. His vast bulk filled...

It’s launch day!

The latest edition of Dungeons & Dragons finally hits both the shelves (officially, at least – some lucky punters received their goodies early) and the internet with the simultaneous launch of the D&D Starter Set...