Race is actually the proper English word, not ancestry or folks.
Our group stuck with D&D 5e vs the new PF2 because we play to escape reality, not to have social justice warriors screwing with the game system.
So much for ever seeing Darksun for 5e.
There's a Kickstarter where the guy takes out all the spells that are almost never picked and converts D&D to 12 levels. Great idea on my opinion. My group of over 40 years has never gone past 12th level in our campaigns.
Except for the tip about not having to know all the rules, these tips are for more experienced DMs who already got past the true first time DMing issues. Personally I wouldn't recommend a 1st time DM let the story go off the path. It's one more thing a new DM needs to juggle. The tips about...
Sure there was a tournament scoring system if you really wanted to see how well your party did against other parties by comparing points but it wasn't head to head competition for money, that will be aired. Like a prior poster said, D&D isn't designed for esports.
Started playing D&D in 1977 and this is totally not for me and in no way how I see D&D. But hey, if the young new players want this then knock yourself out. My friends and I benefit if this helps make the game more popular.
They need to make the ranger fixes official and move it from unearthed arcana into the PHB before I'm ready to drop money on a collector's edition. Hopefully they will do that for a leather bound edition of the PHB. That I would buy.
I contact GF9 and asked if the license covers the 1979 Dune classic. This is their response from Mike Onore...
Thank you for your interest in Dune. As of right now because of murky laws back in the 70’s we are currently working on getting the licensing to reprint the classic version of dune...