Double Proficiency

Pull Your Weight: Player Agency and GM’s Responsibilities

I’m going to tell you something I’ve never told anybody because I tried to be nice, even though it was the wrong choice. Should have gone for helpful instead. Lately, I’ve watched a plethora of YouTube videos with… Read More

You’re sitting in a tavern; or, Food in the Middle Ages (part 1)

Tired of feeding your party the same staple food everytime they go out to eat in a civilized place? We’ve got your back: follow us for some tasty medieval recipes, and historically accurate food lore.

Wraith Recon Files 01A: The slow sail south

In my usual RPG group sometimes we can’t all make it to the game, as I’m sure it happens to each party. Normally we play Earthdawn (3E), and due to the storyline it’s rather hard to come up… Read More

Review: Mordekainen’s Tome of Foes

Mordekainen’s back! Everybody’s favourite wizard brings us world lore, racial lore, and a nice selection of monsters to charm and slaughter (or die of, to be honest). The book looks pretty much standard for the fifth edition: hardcover,… Read More

General update

So, I haven’t really posted anything in a while. A long while, if you don’t count an odd Instagram pic of the minis I’m painting, or an occasional tweet a out random rpg-related stuff. However, there have been… Read More

Show your face! Free character portrait generators for all your RPG needs

We all know that roleplaying games are a theatre of the mind, but there’s nothing as fun as actually seeing your PC. It helps you to get in character, it helps your party members with visualisation, it makes… Read More

What’s the use of the garden gnomes?

I got my latest Kickstarter package delivered – a pack of Common (or Garden) Gnomes from Midlam Miniatures. Why did I need them? No reason whatsoever. But I am a big fan of this tiny UK-based company and… Read More

Review: Xanathar’s Guide to Everything

Is this book everything I wanted from fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons? Yes.

Review: Critical Role Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting

Based on acclaimed Critical Role show, Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting (D&D 5E) is a quite interesting book. Let’s see where it shines the brightest.

D&D 5E: A Guide to the Published Campaigns

Finding the right campaign for your D&D group might be tricky. Here’s a comprehensive guide to all of the WotC published modules. Spoilers ahead!

First Look: Zweihänder RPG

The Zweihänder RPG is finally here. After a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign (fully funded within 6 hours! Guess people really did miss Warhammer Fantasy RPG) and slightly delayed dispatch (a year or so – but for a good… Read More

How to Draw Fantasy & RPG Maps, part 2: digital

Last week I happened to review for you Jared Blando’s book on hand-drawing fantasy maps. This time we’ll go further – just in case you feel more confident in digital drawing or are just looking for some generators.