Embracing the Beautiful Insanity of Starfinder

I like a classic sword-and-sorcery game, a la Dungeons & Dragons, as much as the next person. After all, I grew up on fantasy books; I adore the genre and will take any excuse to play around in those worlds. But it’s hard to deny that a lot of fantasy relies on tropes that dateContinue reading “Embracing the Beautiful Insanity of Starfinder”

Explorer’s Guide to Wildemount: Player Options

I had some time the other day to read through Chapter 4 of the exciting new Dungeons & Dragons setting book, Explorer’s Guide to Wildemount. As much as I love new setting info (after all, I am usually DM for my group, so any new DM tools are appreciated), the first thing I gravitate towardContinue reading “Explorer’s Guide to Wildemount: Player Options”

What Kind of Monster Are You?!: Aarakocra

Alright, full disclosure: today’s post was supposed to be about the new player options presented in The Explorer’s Guide to WIldemount. Unfortunately, I didn’t get as much time to look over the Wildemount book as I’d have liked, so I wasn’t able to get that post written just yet. I’ll certainly be discussing that bookContinue reading “What Kind of Monster Are You?!: Aarakocra”

D&D: Starting A Campaign

One of my favorite pastimes is playing Dungeons & Dragons with my friends. I’ve been playing tabletop role-playing games for about a decade at this point; I started with 4th Edition D&D before moving on to Pathfinder and, finally, back to D&D for its 5th Edition. In that time, I’ve almost always played the roleContinue reading “D&D: Starting A Campaign”