Dragonlords of Tarkir in D&D: Silumgar

Silumgar, the Drifting Death With the first iteration of Silumgar, my first point of reference was the Adult Green Dragon, much like I used the Adult Red Dragon as my starting point for Atarka. The main effect focus for this iteration of Silumgar was making his poisonous breath worked more as a constant aura than … Continue reading Dragonlords of Tarkir in D&D: Silumgar

Races of Planescape in 5th Edition: Githzerai and Bariaur

What? A homebrew post that isn’t MTG related? Well, this is a first. While my favourite D&D setting is probably the Magic Multiverse, when it comes to D&D official settings, I have recently fallen in love with Planescape (due in no small part to @commanderholly). The setting is so wonderfully weird, and really I love … Continue reading Races of Planescape in 5th Edition: Githzerai and Bariaur

Equipment of Mirrodin in D&D: Kaldra

As my first post based on Mirrodin, I decided that a good set of items to start with for this plane would be these three iconic artifacts from the original Mirrodin Block. Designing the Kaldra items also meant that I could make my first post with a design for a creature too! Sword of KaldraMagic … Continue reading Equipment of Mirrodin in D&D:
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Cartouches of Amonkhet in D&D

It’s International Tabletop Day and Amonkhet release weekend, so before I spend my evening playing board games, here’s some more Amonkhet homebrew, this time being the Cartouches. Naturally, they’re posted in the order of the Trials, instead of WUBRG. Cartouche of SolidarityWondrous Item – UncommonYou gain a +1 bonus to your Charisma.Once per short rest, … Continue reading Cartouches of Amonkhet in D&D

Split-spells of Amonkhet in D&D, Part 1

It’s prerelease weekend! With release weekend next week, I’m planning on two weeks of Amonkhet-related homebrew content to celebrate. I thought that one cool thing to try would be some of Amonkhet’s split spells, so here are a selection of those translated to D&D: Destined2nd-level enchantmentCasting Time: 1 reaction, which you can take when a … Continue reading Split-spells of Amonkhet in D&D, Part 1

Instant and Sorcery spells of Zendikar in D&D

Something new for this blog, homebrew spells! I thought I’d start with Zendikar, as I’ve been working with that setting a lot. Chain Reaction4th-level evocationCasting Time: 1 actionRange: 10 feetComponents: SDuration: InstantaneousA bolt of lightning blasts from your palms, arcing between enemies and allies alike. Choose one target. All creatures within 5 feet of that … Continue reading Instant and Sorcery spells of Zendikar in D&D

Equipment of Innistrad in D&D, Part 2

Part 1 Something that isn’t from Zendikar, here are a few more items from Innistrad. In this post I’m focusing on peasants’ weapons and cursed items, which have been really fun to design. Butcher’s Cleaver – Simple Melee Weapon2sp, 3lb1d6 slashing damage, Light I based this on the dagger and the handaxe, in that it … Continue reading Equipment of Innistrad in D&D, Part 2