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Monstrous Monday - There's More Than One Way to Skin a Monster!

Of course, I’m not referring to the myriad ways you can obtain a lion’s pelt, but I have always wondered how many peer reviewed and endorsed methods there actually are for skinning a cat. 779 more words

Dungeons & Dragons

Everything's Coming Up Roses (Ether Bloom Preview)

Yesterday’s exploration of the liminal empowerment origin of mentalists led to the possibility of dual-infused summoning or manifestation effects. After yesterday’s delve of potential Astral implications today we can take a look at another possible application: 115 more words

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

Groundhog Day (Module Replay)

Not too long ago at a convention, we overheard a lamentation about play limits on various Organized Play campaigns for modules and scenarios. This sparked a fiery debate about module replay and its actual impact on games, both Organized Play and home games. 751 more words

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

Applied Kaijunomics

I recently unleashed the water demon on my unsuspecting PCs. I was unsure how they would react – facing an enormous creature that blots out the sun was outside the box enough that it made them rethink their default response (“kill, kill!”). 999 more words

D&D

Patience Gets Us Nowhere Fast - (Rapid Shot: Fast Track Experience)

Often times as players we get excited for the next big thing, our next feat or new spell level opening up, or finally get that next iterative attack. 547 more words

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

Building Your Own Kaiju

In the last post we talked about truly epic monsters, the kind who could level Tokyo with no difficulty. We talked about what it would be like to fight one in a game like Dungeons and Dragons. 2,024 more words

D&D