The Mathematics of Expertise

What is Expertise? Warning! This article contains mathematics! Of all the various mechanics of 5e, ability checks are certainly my favorite one. They…

Antagonist II : the Power of Fear

Image: Despair by Kurocy, CC-BY-NC-ND 3.0 We continue our series on how to make a great antagonist. Last time, we dealt with Love,…

Antagonist I : the Power of Love.

Inspired by some recent events in my campaign, and discussion with others, I have decided to write a series of articles on Antagonists.…

Intelligence, the forgotten ability

How to spice up your Intelligence game D&D has from its inception relied on six ability scores: Strength, Dexterity, Constitution for the physical…