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Biweekly Item-Arcane Lens (AD&D)

These oculi resemble large monocles, ranging from 1′ in diameter to as large as 12′ in diameter. They are made of an alchemical glass and shaped to focus area of effect spells into a beam with length dependent on the … Continue reading

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The Player’s Responsibility to Continuity

I’ve seen a worrying trend of players being physics-denying pinballs who behave completely at random and without regard to any discernable motivations, goals, or memory of prior events. I’m not here to say that players should happily allow themselves to … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Casting Focus

Casting focus is a major ability that helps spell casters to avoid being interrupted while casting spells. ¬†Common causes of spell failure include making mounted maneuvers while casting, taking damage while casting, and wearing heavy armor while casting. ¬†Using the … Continue reading

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