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Math, history, and design of old-school D&D
Friday, February 26, 2021
Friday Figures: XP for Magic Items?
Here's another poll asked on the ODD74 forums for experienced Original D&D players. It's easy to miss but the OD&D rules do ...
Friday, February 19, 2021
Friday Figures: How Much Info on Henchmen?
Another poll asked previously on the ODD74 forums, and related to our question on Monday -- "How much information do you give players a...
Monday, February 15, 2021
When are Henchmen Appropriate on an Adventure?
Classic D&D (OD&D, AD&D, B/X, etc.... everything prior to 3E in 2000) had as a core rule the fact that the Charisma score correl...
Friday, February 12, 2021
Friday Figures: Are Hobgoblins and Gnolls Normal?
Here's another poll I asked on the ODD74 forums: Do Hobgoblins and Gnolls count as normal man-types? What does that even mean? , you...
Monday, February 8, 2021
Book of War Rules v.2.0.7
Isabelle & I have gotten back in the swing of live Book of War games on Twitch & YouTube Saturday nights -- and there's been a ...
Friday, February 5, 2021
Friday Figures: Favorite Basic D&D
A few months ago on Twitter, user @LeroyD20 (thanks greatly, Leroy!) asked what I thought was a nifty question: what was people's fav...
Monday, February 1, 2021
Critical Hits Postmortem
Two weeks back on the Wandering DMs talk show, we had a lively conversation about all the different experiments that have been made over the...
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