5 traps inspired by Most Extreme Elimination Challenge (mXC) a/k/a Takeshi's Castle.
D&D's 5th Edition race design is trending in a direction with narrative and mechanical issues.
Counterspell is a spell you cast as a reaction to stop another spell: Xanathar's Guide to Everything (XGE) introduced an optional rule for identifying a spell. It also costs a reaction: This creates a tension between identifying a spell and deciding to counter it. You can only spend your reaction on one. The grand implication … Continue reading What Am I Counterspelling?
Trimming a bad mechanic from 5e to improve the flow of combat and eliminate adversarial DMing posture.