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Biweekly Item-Blood Drinker

Blood Drinker Weapon (Greatsword), legendary (requires attunement) You gain a +2 bonus to attack and damage rolls made with this sword. The sword gains additional powers for 14 days after being bathed in the blood of certain magical creatures.

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Biweekly Item-Tax Bag

When King Ulgrif found it impossible to tax adventurers nearly enough to cover the damage they do, he resorted to a sinister magic. Soon his agents were carefully pushing some slightly different bags of holding onto the market. Tax BagĀ  … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Pauldron Toad

Wondrous Item, rare (requires attunement, one attunement up to three toads) The pauldron toad takes residence somewhere on your organic armor (hide, wood). It feeds off your magic aura for life. After you cast a spell until the end of … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Deathward Shield

Armor (shield), very rare While holding this shield, you automatically succeed on saving throws against necromancy spells and other effects caused by necrotic damage (such as a Specter’s Life Drain). You also have resistance to necrotic damage. As a bonus … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Prismatic Stone

Wondrous Item, common These marble-sized stones come a variety of colors that determine their effect when a target is hit with one. While they sometimes come in a complete set of the rainbow, they can also be rolled on a … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Tome of Fleeting Knowledge

Tome of Fleeting Knowledge Wondrous item, Legendary (requires attunement by a wizard or warlock) Once per long rest, you can consult this tome to gain double your proficiency bonus on an Intelligence skill check, learn to read or speak a … Continue reading

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The Yuletide

In the Primordial Frontier campaign, we have two parties, a low level party that started at level 1 and a high level party that started at level 10. The level 10 party has its own ship, the Yuletide, with Saoirse … Continue reading

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Aesthetics of Play and Puzzles

I had the pleasure of guesting on the Dungeon Master’s Block podcast. We discussed puzzles and this post is the outline we started from. The podcast is more in depth with input from great people, you should listen to it: … Continue reading

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Scroll Puzzle Generator

Almost five years ago I programmed my first hands-on puzzle for my players. I still use it from time to time, and it’s still available for free download. Richard’s Confounding Wall was a cool format, but its images (the Mind … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Boisterous Plate

This unusual plate armor was fashioned with the voice of a giant given to it to speak. The item is loyal to he who wears it and uses its power to protect its wearer, his companions, and itself. It shouts … Continue reading

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