Cats and Dogs and Horses, Oh My!
When faced with the wide assortment of magical and wondrous creatures fantasy settings present, it's easy to forget about the animals so similar to the ones we know in real life. The mundane critters we know so well seemingly have no role to play in a game full of the beasts of dreams of nightmares. But how far can your adventuring party get without horses?... [click here for more]
COME ON IN AND LOOK AROUND! I'LL BE IN THE BACK IF YOU NEED ANYTHING...
In his years traveling the lands with the Company of the Sunset, Luven Lightfinger learned a thing or two about what equipment an adventurer really needs. The average general store can provide a lot of the basics, but Luven and his companions quickly realized that there are many other items that can make life... [click here for more]
As featured on:Atomic Array! ARCANE POSSIBILITIES ABOUND
Arcane spellcasters are an indispensible factor in fantasy gaming. You always want at least one in your party, and you always cringe when you find out the enemy has one on their side. Be they bards, sorcerers, or wizards, you'd be hard pressed to play a good game without them. And let's face... [click here for more]
As featured on the Know Direction episode 002 podcast!
LET THE POWER OF THE GODS RUN THROUGH YOU
Magic is not limited to the arcane castings of wizards. Divine magic is just as important, if not more so, in fantasy gaming. No adventuring party lasts long in battle without the healing powers of their clerics and the holy might of their paladins, or makes it far through the wilderness... [click here for more]
CHOOSE YOUR OWN DESTINY Few things serve to define a character as much as their class does. A character's class is more than what they do, it's who they are. It is a reflection of the character's beliefs and what they hold dear, and explains why they do much of what they do. It serves them as their profession or vocation in life. Sometimes a character is drawn to a specific class... [click here for more]
"There sure are a lot of things out there that want to kill you." - Flynn Dielle
How do you handle everything from an aasimar to a horde of zombies without carrying enough gear to sink in a swamp? Sometimes adventuring isn't so much what you can do, as knowing when to do it.
No adventurer can be prepared for every challenge they might face. The clever ones just know... [click here for more]
The creatures that inhabit a fantasy world are many and varied, and while great dragons, fierce orcs and sneaky kobolds may be the most well known, they are not, by any means, all that there is. There are water-dwelling abaias and altamahas, frightening undead apparitions and drekavacs, sneaky likhos and redcaps, and terrifying spearfinger hags and wendigo. Let this tome be your... [click here for more]