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5E News for Week 13 of 2019 - New Colored Mana Spell System

5E News for Week 13 of 2019 - New Colored Mana Spell System

March 27, 2019

#DnD5E News.  In this podcast we look at a Jeremy Crawford’s Tweet about reduction of Unearthed Arcana releases.  Plus, a New Mana based Spell system based on the Magic Card Game. Plus, find out about the 48% discount on the core rule book set.  We also tell you where you can catch a fun and uplifting interview with D&D Community Leader Satine Phoenix. Moreover, an Adventure and sourcebook Kickstarter Originally presented to authors in the Gencon Writers Symposium. Next, finds out what famous guitarist is now running a D&D game. In addition a great new podcast on the Tome Show site that looks at the rules through the editions. To end this lasts 33 minutes and 37 seconds.

Links:

Wesley Schneider Is D&D's New Editor

See tweet from Schneider

'Dungeons & Dragons' Supplement Lets Players Tap Mana With 'Magic: The Gathering' Spell System

Save 48% on the 'Dungeons & Dragons' Core Rulebooks Gift Set

Satine Phoenix's Rise From The Ashes: 5 Storytelling Lessons From A Top Dungeon Master

Rage Against the Machine Guitarist DMs Epic 'Dungeons & Dragons' Game for Neighborhood Kids

    Link to Tom Morello’s Tweet

Quick FYI

Rebecca Regnier: ‘Dungeons, Dragons’ a game for thinkers

Unearthed Arcana now comes out when it's ready to come out of the oven.

 

New Adventure League Adventure on Dungeon Masters Guild

CCC-SCAR02-01 Glister By Dark

 

Kickstarter:

Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Animated Special

The Forbidden Library 5E

Thunder of the Thorn | D&D 5th Edition Adventure

Spiral Isles

Brassman’s Adventure Club

Party Backstory Generator for 5e and Other Systems

Podcasts:

Edition Wars: To Hit Rolls and Armor Class (EW001)

 

Blogs:

Dungeon of the Mad Mage Creature and Treasure Lists

WATERDEEP:DUNGEON OF THE MAD MAGE Creature and Treasure Lists for Levels 1 through 5

Metagaming Moment LXXXI - Dragon + Magazine Summary
Metagaming Moments LXXX - Q’Barra

Metagaming Moments LXXX - Q’Barra

March 23, 2019

#DnD5E #Eberron - In this episode we add an other Part of Countries, Territories and lands series.  This time we look at the wild land Q’Barra. Originally, thought cursed and uninhabitable by the pirates of the Lhazaar Principalities.  However, the last war made a refugees from the five nations pursue a place to escape the mayhem and destruction. Founded just seventy years ago to create a new Galfar.  Now, the discovery of dragon shards has brought a new wave of prospectors and shady characters looking to prey on the naive refugees. Listen to find out the many challenges and secrets of this land. Finally, this takes 24 minutes and 18 seconds to listen to.

Metagaming Moments LXXIX-Eberron The Kundarak Job

Metagaming Moments LXXIX-Eberron The Kundarak Job

March 21, 2019

#DnD5E #Eberron Review In this episode we look at the eighth installment of the Embers of the Last War Adventure League series of adventures named The Kundarak Job.  It is written by Shawn Merwin, a community member I admire for all his service to the community. However, it finishes with seven of 20 levels which is a below average rating.  Listen and find out why and what my DM tips are. Finally, it took 28 minutes and 28 seconds to do.

5E News for Week 11 of 2019 - New Setting  Possible This Year

5E News for Week 11 of 2019 - New Setting Possible This Year

March 19, 2019

#DnD5E News => New Setting Release  Possible This Year! Listen to find out why I am saying this. Plus, the new D&D Team Member. In addition, Goodman Games to resurrect Expedition to the Barrier Peaks. Moreover, we tell you about Page Leitman's insightful Gnome Stew blog about the Adventure League Changes.  Plus we have DM David arguing to take Adventure league characters off salary and let them collect the gold from adventures again. Finally, to spit this all out it took 26 minutes.

 

Links:

Will 'Dungeons & Dragons' Add a New Campaign Setting to Fifth Edition Later This Year?

Goodman Games' Next Reincarnation Is Expedition To The Barrier Peaks

 

New Adventure League Titles:

CCC-SCAR02-01 Glister By Dark

Kickstarters:

Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Animated Special Update

The Folio: Black Label #1

Quickstarter: Limitless NPCs Revision (100+ 5E NPCs)

 

Blogs:

D&D Adventurers League and a More Narrative Style of Play

Bring the Thrill of Finding Treasure Back to the Adventurers League

 

Podcasts:

Down With DnD #184 – The Artificer & The Critical Role Kickstarter

Behind the DM Screen (Jan 2019)

 

Metagaming Moments MeWe Group

 

Metagaming Moments LXXVIII - Eberron News 16

Metagaming Moments LXXVIII - Eberron News 16

March 17, 2019

#D&D5E #Eberron In this episode we inform you about the Sequel to Wayfinder’s Guide to Eberron,  Morgrave Miscellany.  I go over what is in it. Plus You are told about second adventure of the Across Eberron: Convergence Manifesto adventure. Plus we look at nine new Eberron products on the DMs Guild. Finally the time for this is 33 minutes and 46 seconds.

 

Links:

Morgrave Miscellany

Dragon+: Jeremy Crawford on the Artificer, 3/6/19

Dragonmarks: The Artificer

'Dungeons & Dragons' Supplement Adds More Artificer Options

Dragon+: Jeremy Crawford on the Artificer, 3/6/19

AE01-02 Live Another Day

NEw Eberron PRoducts on Dms Guild:

Artificer Expanded Spell List

Khyber Khronicle Volume #06

Armorist (Artificer Specialist)

Artificer Archetype: Recon

The Artificer's Handbook

Expanded Artificer! New subclass and infusion options

Artificer Spell and Infusion List

The Arcane Tinkerer

Minions of Vulkoor

5E News for Week 11 of 2019 - New D&D Documentary Out Soon

5E News for Week 11 of 2019 - New D&D Documentary Out Soon

March 13, 2019

#DnD5E News This week we announce the new D&D documentary coming out soon. Moreover, we tell you about the Monte Cook Games kickstarter releaasing Arcana of the Ancients.  Plus, an interview with Gail Gygax finds out much information about the plans for and condition of his estate and the Gygax memorial. In addition, there are seats opening up for D&D in a Castle. Plus, Jeremy Crawford talks about creature statistics block change. Moreover find out about the Nerdy/Gamer JoCo Cruise. Moreover we have updates on Critical Roll kickstarter & Dungeon & Dragons Movie. Finally , it ends up taking a little over 33 minutes.

 

Links:

The DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Documentary Is Being Released in May

Eye of the Beholder Official Trailer

EYE OF THE BEHOLDER: The Art of Dungeons and Dragons - Documentary - Teaser

Home Page EYE OF THE BEHOLDER: The Art of Dungeons and Dragons

Fantasy's Widow: The Fight Over The Legacy Of Dungeons & Dragons

Seats Open for D&D in a Castle Featuring Maze Archana

RAVNICA REVEALED Helps DMs Running Ravnica Campaigns

WotC Considering NPC Stat Format Change

Get booked on JoCo Cruise 2020

Report: 'Dungeons & Dragons' Movie Gets Updated Script, Starts Search for Lead Actor

EXCLUSIVE: Paramount’s ‘DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS’ Gets a New Script, Search for Lead Begins

Kickstarters:

Arcana of the Ancients, a 5E science-fantasy sourcebook

Witch+Craft, a 5e Supplemental

Rise of the Drow: Collector's Edition for D&D 5E and PFRPG

Tavern Encounters: The Heroes' Feast

There Was a Boss Fight!

Humblewood Campaign Setting for 5e DND

MY DUNGEON - 3D Dungeon Terrain

 

Podcasts:

DwDnD#182 – Designing Encounters (Part 2) The Three…I mean first two PillarsDw

DnD#183 – Designing Encounters (Part 3) Pillars of Play continued

 

 

The MeWe Page:

Metagaming Moments MeWe Page

Metagaming Moments LXXVII-Eberron Review Blades of Terror

Metagaming Moments LXXVII-Eberron Review Blades of Terror

March 9, 2019

#DnD5E Eberron Review In this episode we look at the seventh installment of the Embers of the Last War Adventure League series of adventures named Blades of Terror.  It is written by Lisa Chen, a community member I admire for all her service to the community. However, it finishes with 8 of 20 levels which is a below average rating.  Listen and find out why and my DM tips.

Metagaming Moments LXXVI-Eberron Review A Holy Visit

Metagaming Moments LXXVI-Eberron Review A Holy Visit

March 7, 2019

#DnD5E Eberron Review In this episode we look at the sixth installment of the Embers of the Last War Adventure League series of adventures named A Holy Visit.  It is written by Ashley Warren, however it is only an average adventure. Bryce Lynch would know why. Listen and you will find out why. To end let me say it takes a little over 18 minutes.

D&D 5E News Week 10 - Basic 1983 Redbox Adventure Reboot

D&D 5E News Week 10 - Basic 1983 Redbox Adventure Reboot

March 5, 2019

#DnD5E News = This week we cover a kickstarter to reboot adventure reminiscent of the basic red box from 1983. Beadle & Grimm's Pandemonium Warehouse is offering Ghosts of Saltmarsh "Sinister Silver Edition”. Plus find out on the new lower price offered on Walmart.com for Ghosts of Saltmarsh.  Moreover, update on Critical Roll kickstarter. It is going crazy. Furthermore, for Revinica fans there is a new Ravnica adventure. To lose thid lasts a little over 30 minutes.

 

Links:

'Dungeons & Dragons': 'Ghosts of Saltmarsh' Is Getting a Beadle & Grimm's Box

'Critical Role' fans shell out more than $1.9 million to fund Kickstarter campaign for animated Dungeons & Dragons special

Save 42% on 'Dungeons & Dragons' New 'Ghosts of Saltmarsh' Adventures

JIM ZUB PENS 'D&D YOUNG ADVENTURER'S GUIDES'

A Zib For Your Thoughts

Big Changes in ICv2's RPG Industry Charts, as Pathfinder Drops Off Before 2E's Release!

 

Adventure League Adventures on the Dungeon Masters Guild:

CCC-COTN-01-01-By The Seashore: A Red War Tale

CCC-Ziege-04-01 The Miser's Glory

Necromancer of Zhentil Keep

CCC-HATMS02-03 A Vile Wake

CCC-HATMS02-02 Something Vile This Way Comes

 

Kickstarters:

The Hags of Hades

The Ruins of Mistemere - a 5E adventure

Ascension: The Codex of Immortals

Save 42% on 'Dungeons & Dragons' New 'Ghosts of Saltmarsh' Adventures

TOME OF HEROES

 

Podcasts:

Down with DnD#181 – Designing Encounters Part 1

GMJ 245: Waterdeep: Dragon Heist Review