Monthly Archives: May 2011

Sidebar: Reimagining the Cube of Force

Cube of force, in my opinion, is one of the most broken magic items in the game. A ten foot cube that remains in effect for up to 10 rounds on one charge, that can completely nullify the most powerful … Continue reading

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Reimagined Magic Items: Cube of Force

Cube of Force This device is about ¾ inch across and can be made of ivory, bone, or any hard mineral. It enables its possessor to put up a special wall of force 10 feet on a side around her … Continue reading

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Troop

A troop is a body of well trained infantry, armed for battle. Although comprised of several dozen, individual soldiers, a troop is trained to act as a single entity on the battlefield. Sample Troop Orc Troop Size/Type: Gargantuan Humanoid (Orc) … Continue reading

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Sidebar: Call Shot

I’ve heard people talk about called shots as a mechanic used in previous editions of Dungeons & Dragons before. However, I never gave it much thought until I read Keith Baker’s blog entry for Dungeon Mastering, entitled “Colorful Combat.” In … Continue reading

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Call Shot

Upon scoring a critical threat, you can target a particular area of your opponent’s body. You take a -4 penalty on your attack roll to confirm the critical hit. If you succeed on this roll, in addition to dealing extra … Continue reading

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Sidebar: Reimagining the Bard

I enjoy playing support characters. To me, there’s nothing more exciting than controlling a battlefield, or bolstering other characters. In fact, one of the most exciting games for me was one in which I played a sorcerer standing on a … Continue reading

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Reimagined Classes: Bard

Bard Level Base Attack Bonus Fort Save Ref Save Will Save Special 1st +0 +0 +2 +2 Bardic music, bardic knowledge, verse of clarity, verse of courage +1, verse of fascination 2nd +1 +0 +3 +3 Verse of competence +2 … Continue reading

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