Musings on Our Fifth Session

Session 5 of our War of the Burning Sky campaign was the best session yet! Not only did we get six hours of gaming in, five of those hours were solid roleplay; the session’s combat only lasted one hour. We finally hit...

Massaging Treasure Parcels Jun19

Massaging Treasure Parcels

At the end of 2010, I detailed how I deal with magic items in 4th Edition games. In a nutshell, rather than routinely hand out brand new items, forcing characters to ditch arms and armaments that they may have grown attached...

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...

Combating the Golf Bag of Weapons

In 3rd Edition’s heyday, one major rules adjustment I’d instituted was a way for weapons to increase in power as characters grew in experience. My friends called it “Weapon Level-ups.” It was an...