Redesigning Encounters: Dual at Gabal’s School

The group’s encounter with Shealis was different than those that had come before: it was completely possible for the group to talk their way past her. A detailed skill challenge was put together so the party could...

Musings on Our Fourth Session

It’s been a busy spring for several of the players in my group and the fallout from that has been less time for War of the Burning Sky. Since I’m one of those weird DM’s that prefers every player be present...

Redesigning Encounters: Fallen Devil

In The Scouring of Gate Pass, the encounter titled Flaganus Mortus (otherwise known as the Fallen Devil) is located on page 44. Though this encounter was the easiest of the three I’ve redesigned, it’s by far my...

Musings on Our Third Session

Things have been on a roll over here at Nerd Headquarters. I’ve noticed that, after three sessions, things are getting smoother—and that’s taking into account our damn smooth start. The few kinks...