DMs Guild Review – Cosmolyths

Magical Celestial race inspired by space and celestial bodies.

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Designed by: Hamilton Ross

Celestials in the D&D universe are typically associated with the gods and other divine beings, and the assimar race. Cosmolyths adds a new race that’s more literally associated with space and space-stuff, like stars, novas, planets, and even the black vacuum of nothingness.

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DnD War for the Lost Plane Session 27 Recap

We explore the lava-filled demon dungeon, and engage in the most harrowing battle of our campaign.

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Previously on War for the Lost Plane

Starring:
Kaelan, level 18 tiefling Monster Slayer Ranger/Fiend Warlock
Scarlet, level 18 human Oath of Devotion Paladin
Gillian, level 18 triton Champion Fighter, College of Lore Bard
Kethra, level 18 half-elf Assassin Rogue
TIM, level 18 warforged War Domain Cleric

I watch as Kethra creeps along the narrow walkway, illuminated by the flow of lava on either side. The plan is solid: she’ll sneak into the room beyond and lure the demon guards toward the south, while we charge forward and surprise them.

TIM grunts as he continues keeping the curtain of lava parted with his magic. Before the rest of us step through onto the walkway, I see Kethra suddenly stop, raise her bow, and fire. A body hits the floor in the room beyond, followed quickly by cries of alarm. 

Styx rushes past her, trying to distract the demons, but they ignore him. A pair of heavily armed and armored demons fly toward us with military-precision and a single-minded purpose, landing beside the rogue and cutting her down with a flurry of sword attacks.

I cry out and raise my crossbows as Scarlet rushes forward, realizing we’re caught on the tiny walkway, surrounded by lava.

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DMs Guild Review – Twilight at Eventide

Three fey-themed mini-adventures for levels 1, 2 and 3.

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Designed by: David McDonough

Anthologies tend to feature 10+ adventures with a common theme. With three mini-adventures for levels 1-3, Twilight at Eventide has a smaller scope, but no less valuable, as players help the townsfolk of Eventide with some nasty threats from the Feywild.

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DMs Guild Review – Rescue at Brightwell

Sneak behind enemy lines to rescue a spy in this military-heist adventure for levels 3-4.

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Designed by: Matthew Wulf

Countries at active war is a common backdrop in many video game RPGS (particularly JRPGs), but a rarity in D&D. Rescue at Brightwell drops the player characters into a military-themed heist mission, tasked with rescuing a valuable spy behind enemy lines.

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Gem Wizards Tactics is bite-size strategy that pits potato wizards against corporate demons [PC Gamer]

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A pair of demons surround the nearest keep. My team includes a potato armed with sunglasses and a water hose, a robed forest witch (who is also a potato), and a demon-powered bulldozer named George Cybercrime.

Gem Wizards Tactics is a turn-based strategy game that uses terraforming, permadeath, and a healthy dose of fantasy humor to craft a tiny, arcade-like tactics game with an impressive layer of strategic depth.

DnD War for the Lost Plane Session 26 Recap

We return to the Verdant Spire and prepare for a siege on the demon fortress.

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Previously on War for the Lost Plane

Starring:
Kaelan, level 18 tiefling Monster Slayer Ranger/Fiend Warlock
Scarlet, level 18 human Oath of Devotion Paladin
Gillian, level 18 triton Champion Fighter, College of Lore Bard
Kethra, level 18 half-elf Assassin Rogue
TIM, level 18 warforged War Domain Cleric

The black gates open, and demons pour forth. More than I can count. They scream and charge. Our foolishly brave allies, a motley crew of centaurs, satyrs, and slaad, charge back. 

As the two armies slam into each other, we act. Scarlet drinks a potion, her form dissolving into mist. Kethra pops on a ring and disappears. TIM and Gillian nod once at us, assuring they’ll teleport across, as TIM insists on hanging back to help our friends in their time of need.

As for myself, I call upon my shameful demonic heritage to shift my form into that of a demon. A revolting transformation, and starting behind our own forces, I’ll surely be fired upon as I race across the chaos.

I don’t care. This is a target rich environment. I’ve never seen so many demons, and I aim to kill a lot of them before the day is done.

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DMs Guild Review – Encounters in Candlekeep

Twenty encounters set in the legendary library-fortress of Candlekeep.

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Designed by: Kayla BayensChristian ZeuchKai Linder

Known for its powerful protective wards and neutral  source of knowledge, Candlekeep tends to be relatively free of drama and excitement. But where’s the fun in that? Encounters in Candlekeep provides 20 different events to spice up your party’s next journey to the legendary library.

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DMs Guild Review – The Slithering Brood

Investigate a rash of disappearances in a small town in this level 1 mystery-adventure.

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Designed by: Dylan Hyatt

From the designer of Gloria’s Gambit and The Sunken Village of Little Corth comes The Slithering Brood, a investigation-heavy level 1 adventure that takes place in the small town of Ditch Nettle.

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