Bard Rock Cafe Episode 7: I Fought the Law

Bard Rock Cafe Episode 7: I Fought the Law

Our heroes try to get out of the sticky situation they find themselves in. Can they escape? Want to listen using your preferred podcast service instead? Find this episode and more on Stitcher, Podbean, Podchaser, IHeart Radio, Pandora Pocket Casts, Spotify, Player FM, and Google Podcasts. Apple Podcasts coming soon! Bard Rock Cafe is a DND 5e real play...

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Decks of Many Things: Hoard of the Dragon Queen

Decks of Many Things: Hoard of the Dragon Queen

Welcome back to Decks of Many things, the article series where I create Dungeons and Dragons themed Magic: The Gathering Deck lists. Last time, we themed our deck around the module Curse of Strahd. Today, we will be theming our Commander deck after another module, Hoard of the Dragon Queen....

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The Importance of Improvisation

The Importance of Improvisation

Welcome back to the Beginner’s Guide for Dungeon Masters series! In my previous articles, I discussed ways to plan ahead for your Dungeon Master sessions, from making your world come alive to choosing your players, to being prepared to take care of those people who play at your table.  There...

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Bard Rock Cafe Episode 6: I’m on a Boat

Bard Rock Cafe Episode 6: I’m on a Boat

Felix has a job for our heroes, and introduces them to a new ally: The Great Martine. They just need to steal something from a ship in the dock ward. What could go wrong? Want to listen using your preferred podcast service instead? Find this episode and more on Stitcher, Podbean, Podchaser, IHeart Radio, Pandora Pocket...

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Cube of Force – Clerics and Rogues

Cube of Force – Clerics and Rogues

Welcome back to Cube of Force, the article series where we build a Dungeons and Dragons themed Magic: The Gathering cube step-by-step. Last time, we looked at all of the various cards in Magic’s history with both direct and indirect analogs to Dungeons and Dragons (and there were a lot...

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Bard Rock Cafe Episode 5 – At the Library

Bard Rock Cafe Episode 5 – At the Library

Armbar helps the party gain valuable information about the obelisk, and then the party embarks to do more research. One of Epi’s darkest secrets may be revealed! Want to listen using your preferred podcast service instead? Find this episode and more on Stitcher, Podbean, Podchaser, IHeart Radio, Pandora Pocket Casts, Spotify, Player FM, and Google Podcasts. Apple Podcasts coming...

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Combat Beginner’s Guide for Newbies – Action Economy

Combat Beginner’s Guide for Newbies – Action Economy

Combat in Dungeons and Dragons can be a little complicated.  If you’re new to combat, there’s a lot of mechanics that might be unfamiliar to you.  And in most cases, you can count on your fellow players or the Dungeon Master at your game to help you learn what you’re...

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Cube of Force: Skill Check

Cube of Force: Skill Check

Welcome back to Cube of Force, the article series where we build a Dungeons and Dragons themed Magic: The Gathering cube step-by-step. Last time, we set up our party to go investigating for some treasure. Today, I want to look at adding as many cards with direct analogs from Dungeons...

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Player Care

Player Care

Welcome back to the Beginner’s Guide for Dungeon Masters series, the step-by-step guide to help new DMs plunge into the world of Dungeon Mastering. Buckle up, this is going to be a longer article, but it’s not a discussion that should be split into multiple parts. Last time, we talked about...

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Gathering Your Party

Gathering Your Party

Welcome back to The Beginner’s Guide for Dungeon Masters series, the step-by-step guide to help new DMs plunge into the world of Dungeon Mastering. In previous articles, we discussed building your world and making it come alive.  In this article, we will discuss building your party.  You may ask what...

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