On Fear

Let’s see if there’s an interesting way to overhaul fear effects! Here are some existing effects. Almost all such effects use a Charisma-based Will DC, and a successful save confers 24-hour immunity (exceptions noted, spells work as usual). Existing Effects There are many ways to scare things in D&D.  Several …

Character Archetypes

Here are a few starter kits for XL 5 characters (the expected starting level for player characters). They are based on traditional classes, but unlike a class these are purely advisory; they specify a sample selection of talents which you can alter or ignore at your whim. Archetypes are useful …

Magical Familiars

Here is an idea for a talent that describes familiars. Some of a familiar’s abilities are keyed to caster bonus rather than level bonus; this is deliberate, the intent being that characters who prioritise magical training will naturally have better ties to their familiars. Depending on how spell-like abilities tie …

Hello from GreyKnight

Hello ♬ I’m that guy who keeps rambling on and on in the comments on KJD-IMC.  Well, one of the guys who keep rambling on in the comments.  Kjdavies finally got sufficiently fed up with me posting new ideas there to let me just make actual posts and be done …