D&D 5E News D&D 5E News Week 19 2018-Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Leaks like a barrel hit with buckshot

May 10, 2018

We have 9 monsters from Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Leaked, Gith Player Race powers leaked.  Moreover we talk about the new adventure highlighting Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes – Rrakkma! Then, hear about the special swag for the Open at Origins game Fair.  In addition we talk about the use of spell components. Plus, find out how the next adventure path was explained to the Seattle reporter.  Next, hear about the marketing position for the D&D team at WoC. We also include Six upcoming conventions in PA, CA, AZ, GA,FL & again in CA

 

Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes – and Rrakkma!

D&D Open at Origins Game Fair will Give out Special Swag

Nine statistics blocks from Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes

WoC Job Opening:Manager Global Brand Marketing, D&D

Critical Role at GenCON

Behind the scenes of the making of Dungeons & Dragons

Kickstarter:

Maximum Mayhem #5: Palace of the Dragon's Princess - Box Set

core::2050, The Future of 5e

Iskløft - Grim Viking 5E Campaign Setting

Creatures of Vathis: Volume One (D&D 5e) (PF Stretch Goal)

 

Blogs:

Designing the Dungeon: Gauntlet vs. Labyrinth

Mastering Dungeons: Lessons Learned: Four Years Designing 5e

 

Podcasts:

D&D Beyond (Tome 300)

 

Convention:

Gamex 2018

MegaCon

Kublacon 2018

Roundtable Con

Phoenix Comic Fest 2018 D&D AL

MomoCon

 

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D&D 5E News Week 17 2018 - When the Next D&D Storyline Will be Announced!

May 2, 2018

Mortician's Tomb of Foes Table of Context preview.  What’s more, the Stream of Many Eyes announcement.  Additionally, we cover Dragon + #19 and we tell you about the 18 free downloads you can get.  In addition, Baldman Games Origin Game Fair Adventure Running Schedule. Also, New Baldman Games plans for the Moonshae Isles. Plus, two New Goodman Games Fifth Edition Fantasy Adventures being Released. Moreover, Nord Games has posted for new Game Designer position. All that and, we tell you about the eight new Adventure League Adventures on the Dungeon Masters Guild. Furthermore I cover two blogs and four conventions. Together with ,  I give blow by blow for the final match to disclose who wins Mordenkainen's Mayhem. Finally, let me inform you to settle in because it take 1 hour 12 minutes and 30 seconds.

 

Links in show notes:

Dragon + #19

    Ruins of Matolo

    Fedifensor

    The item/sword Fedifensor updated to 5E

    Hounds if Space and Darkness

    Adapting “The Lich-Queen’s Beloved”

    old version of Vlaakith the  Lich-Queen

    5E version of Vlaakith the  Lich-Queen

    Map of Kir Sabal

    Map of Wyrmheart Mine

    Map of Yellyark

    Map of Fort Beluarian

 

Map of The Worm Nursery

Map of Gracklstugh

Map of Gracklstugh: The Whorlstone Tunnels

Map of Mantol-Derith

Map of MenzoBerranzan

Map of Underdark Caverns

Map of Audience Chamber

 

New Story Line Announcement

Kat Kruger writing one of the Moonshae Isles #dnd adventures from @baldmangames that will be premiering @originsgames and then replaying @Gen_Con!

Baldman Games Origin Schedule Posted

Moonsea information Tweeted to me by Baldman Games

Hasbro revenue falls 16% in Q1

More on the iZombie episode D&D tie in

For 5th Edition fans, the Kobold Press adventure Cat and Mouse is 30% off this week.

Goodman Games:Two New Fifth Edition Fantasy Adventures Coming in June!

MToF=>Sibrex Statistics have been Leaked

MToF=>Part of Table of Contents of Mortician's Tomb of Foes Posted

Nord Games is Hiring

Cool New Rainbow Ampeersand T-shirt Available

Dungeons and Dragons Hawaiian Shirt

Dungeons & Dragons: Evil at Baldur’s Gate

DM Guild For Character Options Over Adventures

Mordenkainen's Mayhem Second Semifinal: Leviathan vs. Nighwalker

Final Championship Match Mordenkainen's Mayhem: Nightwalker vs. Githyanki Supreme Commander

 

Kickstarter:

Dangerous Descents 5e

 

New Adventure League Adventures on DMs Guild

CCC-WWC-01 In the Face of Fear

CCC-WWC-02 Dark Waters of Hate

CCC-WWC-03 Tyrant of the Forgotten Forge

CCC-WWC-04 The Black Hand

CCC-PRIORY-01 Maritime Mayhem

CCC-PRIORY-02 Prison Pitfalls

CCC-PRIORY-03 Truths in Time

CCC-STORM-01 The Barrows of Solina

 

Blogs

Sly Flourish: Going There

Designing the Dungeon: Your First Dungeon!

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D&D 5E News Week 16 2018 - New Favorate D&D 5e Class

April 25, 2018

Warlock is new most popular class according to D&D Beyond’s statistics.  Plus, Announcing Podcast of Foes, A podcast a day from May 7 through May 20 with one monster from Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes used in the actual play podcast. Next, Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes may have demon specializing in possession says Mike Mearls.  Full Coverage of Mordenkainen's Mayhem.  Also this week we tell you about James Intracouso’s Prequel to the Tomb of Annihilation Cellar of Death. In addition, How to get FREE sound effects you can use in your game.  Plus, there are yummy candy dice to sweeten up your table. It lasts 1 hour & 8 minutes.

PODCASTS OF FOES

Greg Tito’s D&D News, 4/17/18

Free Sound Effects For Your Game Compliments of the BBC

Adventurer’s League CCC Program Expands Across the Realms

On Amazon

Xanathar's Guide to Everything $22.45

Player's Handbook $20.98

Dungeon Master's Guide $23.98

Monster manual $23.98

On KMart (may have reverted back)

Player's Handbook $20.98

Dungeon Master’s Guide $23.98

Monster manual $23.98

Xanathar's Guide to Everything $22.45

 

Mordenkainen's Mayhem: Underdark vs. Undead

Survey: Order Domain

Final Battle of First Round of Mordenkainen's Mayhem

First Round of Mordenkainen's Mayhem won by Githyanki Supreme Commander

Dungeons And Dragons Creator's Unpublished Work Will Be Turned Into Video Games

Moon Hills and Witchlight Fens in Nentir Vale by Mike Mearls – Update

Moon Hills and Witchlight Fens in Nentir Vale by Mike Mearls – Update

Amazon Thinks 'Dungeons & Dragons' Will Improve Your Health

Free Sound Effects For Your Game Compliments of the BBC

D&D Beyond's April Development Update and Q&A

Joe Manganiello Wrote Part of an Upcoming 'Dungeons & Dragons' Adventure

Something to Sweeten up Your gaming Table Etsy’s SugarAndDiceCrafts

 

Blogs

DM David:Most Advice for Encouraging Role-playing Stinks, But I Found the Good Stuff

Campaign Under Deconstruction: Encouraging Social Interaction

 

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D&D 5E News Week 15 2018 - Update on Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes: Sexual Fluidity in Elves

April 11, 2018

Updates on Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes Including Sexual Fluidity in Elves.  Plus, we tell you about Mike Shea’s Guide to miniatures. In addition we cover the Clerical Order Domain in depth. Rules clarification from Jeremy Crawford has many questions on detect magic use and Jeremy Crawford’s personal game. Plus, upcoming conventions in Utica, IL;Farmer City, Illinois, Scranton, PA & Shreveport, Louisiana.

 

Shownote Links:

Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes Information 'Dungeons & Dragons' to Introduce Sexfluidity in Elves

RICK AND MORTY WILL MEET DUNGEONS & DRAGONS IN A NEW COMIC CO-WRITTEN BY PATRICK ROTHFUSS

Original Adventures Reincarnated #1: Into the Borderlands In Gamestores

A New Dungeon Master’s Guide to Miniatures

NewbieDM Tutorial – Counters, Tokens, or Pogs

Alea Tools  making tokens out of old Magic the Gathering cards

Trash Mob Minis

Orkumarts Games

Printable Heroes

Pathfinder Pawns: Bestiary Box

Arcknight Games

Fat Dragon Games

World Works Games

Papercraft Dungeon

Armorcast

Tabletop World

Kobblestone Miniatures

Dwarven Forge

Kickstarters:

The Dragon Heresy Introductory Set Fantasy RPG

Dungeons & Dragons 5E Module: The Dwarven Smith's Tome

 

New Adventure League Adventures Available:

DDAL07-14 Fathomless Pits of Ill Intent

DDAL07-13 Old Bones and Older Tomes

 

Conventions:

The 2018 D8 Summit

Farmageddon V

Red River RPG Con

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D&D 5E News Week 14 2018 - 15 Most Powerful Artifacts Article

April 4, 2018

This week we talk about Top Feats & Alignments & Most Powerful Artifacts.  In addition, we look at the closing of Meltdown Comics. Also, we tell you about the four available positions at Nord Games.Plus, we have 09 new adventure League Adventures to tell you about.  In addition we tell about some podcasts including Down With D&D and Pocket Mimic. We cover two blogs and three podcasts. One of the longer shows taking 1 hour & 17 minutes.

 

Links in the Show Notes:

Quick FYI D&D Icons of the Realm Miniatures is out and they have Dragonborn FIghter miniatures #20a & #20b

MELTDOWN COMICS, AN LA LANDMARK, TO CLOSE AFTER 25 YEARS

The 15 Most Powerful Dungeons & Dragons Artifacts, Ranked

D&D Beyond YouTube Video: Beholders in Dungeons & Dragons and why they are Iconic

Second Session of Mordenkainen's Mayhem

& Beyond You Tube Video D&D Beyond March Development Update and Q&A

Skyrim Items Converted to 5E

GAMERANT: Dungeons & Dragons Player Makes Skyrim, Fable Item Conversions

5E Jump Tool

Geek & Sundry: Another Must-Have Tool for D&D – The 5e Jump Calculator

KOTAKU: Finally, A Tool For Figuring Out How To Jump In Dungeons & Dragons

Dwarves in D&D Part 1

Dwarves in D&D Part 2

Gaming Jobs at Nord Games

Kickstarter

A Dead Man's Guide to Dragongrin: 5E Campaign Setting Guide

On Ouisconsin: For 5E Dungeons and Dragons Adventure

Adventure League Titles on DMs Guild:

CCC-GARY-04: The Darkness of the Mountains

CCC-GARY-05: The Shadows of the Trees

CCC-GARY-06: The Death Beneath the Roots

CCC-GARY-07: The Mirror Cities of Gulthias

CCC-GARY-08: That Which Lies Buried

CCC-GARY-09: The Witch Maiden

DDHC-TOA-13: The Risen Mists

CCC-MACE01-01 The Blight of Geoffrey

CCC-MACE01-02 A Panthers Peril

 

Blogs:

My Secret Weapon for Adventure IdeasAtlas Obscura

Fighter 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Heroic Combat

Adventure League Community Spotlight: Dave Rosser on Multi-store Events

 

Podcasts:

DwD&D#140 – Low Level Adventures

POCKET MIMIC PODCAST EPISODE 21 – DIFFERENT KINDS OF WEAPONS!

Tome Show: Accessories for your D&D Game (Tome 297)

Litco Markers

Elderwood Academy Dice tower and tray

Gaming paper Map Tiles

Roll 4 Initiative Map Tiles

Octagonal Dice Tray by Easy Roller

Kraken Dice

Blick Macramé Rings

Amazon 20 gauge wire

Dog Mite card holders

Paizio Face Cards

Nord Games who have critical hit decks.

Amazon LED Tea Candle

Conventions:

LexiCon

Role Call

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D&D 5E News Week 13 2018 - New Mordenkainen’s Tomb of Foes Previews

March 28, 2018

Dnd5e News: New Mordenkainen’s Tomb of Foes previews, Duergar, Drow & Infernal Options. More on Dark Sun.  Cruse Convention starting at less than $500. WizKids now making spell effects miniatures so you can now display your spell effects. Why D&D did so well in 2017. Fey Monster Book Kickstarter. Also, blogs on Engaging player's by Richard Jozef Compton and criticism of D&D Teams Hardcover Adventures by DM David. Finaly, I wrap this up in around 50 minutes.

Links in show notes:

 

Price of Player's handbook is less than $21.00

Kobold Press Still Going after 12 Years

Start Saving and Register for Convoluted CON Cruise 2019

New Post Apocalyptic Setting for 5E, Hellscapes

Greg Tito on D&D NEws Tuesday 20 March 2018

Bell of lost souls (BOLS)  Mortician’s Mayhem

WizKids now making Spell Effects Miniatures

Greg Tito on D&D News Tuesday 20 March 2018

Bell of lost souls (BOLS)  Mortician’s Mayhem

 

Why Was 'Dungeons & Dragons' So Popular In 2017

Loot the Room is Expanding

Infernal Options in 'Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes

'The Drow in D&D's 'Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes'

Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Preview A Look at Duergar

 

Kickstarters:

5th Edition Player Starter Kit

Monsters of Feyland for 5th Edition

 

New Adventure League Titles on DMs Guild:

CCC-CIC-06 End of the Line

 

Blogs:

Improvisation in D&D for New Dungeon MastersHow to get An absolute beginner’s guide to the world’s favorite roleplaying game

 

Convention:

1d4Con 2018

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D&D 5E News Week 10 2018 - Playing D&D in a Castle

March 14, 2018

How you can play D&D in a castle.  Plus, we tell you about Jamie King, the latest celebrity to come out and say she plays D&D. Find out how high the Player's handbook is getting on Amazon’s Best Seller List. Further, there is two new RPG job openings we tell you about. Moreover, how to get all 151 Pokemon stats for D&D 5E FREE. Gotta get them all.

 

Links in the show Notes:

Play Dungeons and Dragons in a castle

Dungeons & Dragons Movie Reboot Might Be Headed to the UK

Do We Still Need "Oriental Adventures"?

New Celebrity, Jaime King, Says She Plays D&D

The Mines of Chult Coming Soon

Player’s handbook #3 Amazon Best Sellers

Amazon’s Best Sellers in Fantasy Gaming

Pokemon D&D 5E Conversion

    The Book of the Dead: An Undead Bestiary

    Lycanthrope Class

Adventure League: Community Spotlight: Atlanta Blerds!

AAW Games LLC is hiring!

 

Kickstarter:

Aquilae: Western Realm Gazetteer (Pathfinder/5E)

 

DMs Guild Adventures:

DDAL07-11 A Lesson in Love (5e)

DDAL07-12 In Search of Secrets (5e)

Blogs:

How To Choose Your D&D Character Class

 

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