Spells of MTG in D&D: Chaos

Inspired by one of my 1000 follower celebration winners, @jammywk who suggested Mana Clash, I’ve decided to compile a number of truly chaotic spells for when wild magic just isn’t wild enough: Chaos Warp3rd-level transmutationCasting Time: 1 reaction, which you can take when a creature within range makes an attackRange: 50 feetComponents: SDuration: 1 roundYou transform … Continue reading Spells of MTG in D&D: Chaos

Spells of MTG in D&D: Counterspells Part 1

Compared to D&D, Magic the Gathering is brimming with counterspells. As D&D only has the one, I thought it’d be exciting to translate a few over from MTG to give some exciting new options for control-based player characters and NPCs. Countersquall3rd-level abjurationCasting Time: 1 reaction, which you can take when you see a creature within … Continue reading Spells of MTG in D&D:
Counterspells Part 1

Powers of Dishonored in D&D: Emily Kaldwin

It should come as no surprise to folks that know me personally that my favourite video game series is Dishonored, and since the player characters of that series have access to a number of eldritch powers, I thought they’d be something interesting to translate as spells for D&D. Domino3rd-level enchantmentCasting Time: 1 actionRange: 60 feetComponents: … Continue reading Powers of Dishonored in D&D: Emily Kaldwin

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