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  1. mellored

    [PF2] Legendary or Magical

    So lots of people seem put off by the idea that you can "legendary" fall from any hight. Despite the fact that you could "magically" do it in every single edition of D&D (i.e. feather fall). So which do you prefer? Legendary skills, requiring magic.
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    Making ability scores more about the character concept.

    Something seems off with the way that every fighter ends up with 20 Str, every wizard has 20 Int, every cleric has 20 Wis, and every warlock 20 Cha. Why not intelligent fighters? Charismatic clerics? Strong wizards? Or preceptive Warlocks? Not to mention all the races. How many people avoid...
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    New Action: Flee

    Something that always seems missing in D&D is that people can't run away from a battle. If you stumble into a lair of a powerful creature, you should be able to get out of there. Maybe with a few bruises, but still alive. Sure there are spells like dimension door, and teleport, but nothing for...
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    Fixing the Fighter - Making room for the warlord, ranger, barbarian, rogue, and more.

    Let's see what it takes to open up the fighter in order to make it nicer. What works... Fighting Style: We've already seen new options, so we could just make a few new ones. 3, 7, 10, 15: sub-classes are flexible. Again, just make a few new ones. 4, 6, 8, 12, 14, 19: ABI's are also flexible. 9...
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    D&D 5E First Responder (warlord/marshal/watchman)

    First responders are trained to quickly react to an emergency situation. They are adept at spotting, analyzing, and coordinating a response to incoming threats. Wisdom is their primary attribute, letting them be aware of the situation. Intelligence and Charisma are good secondary attributes that...
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    D&D 4E A quick conversion of the 4e Warlord

    While I love the exploring the new ideas everyone has (in particular, getting bonus reactions). I haven't actually seen any attempts at simply converting the 4e warlord into 5e. So here's a quick one. Warlord Level 1: Inspiring word: As a bonus action, you can let an ally with 20' spend a...
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    Marshal port (+warlord)

    Porting the 3.5 marshal, while rolling in the 4e warlord powers. 1d8 hit dice Proficiencies: Medium armor, simple and martial weapons, and shield Wis saving throws, and your choice of Intelligence or Charisma. 4 skills. Level 1: Helpful: The range of any Martial feature is 5' times your Int...
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    Path of the World Breaker (barbarian sub-class)

    While many barbarians call themselves "ancient' and "primordial", to you they are modern upstarts. You anger is focused at something far older, and far deeper. Your aim to destroy the very fabric of the world itself. Break Space: At 3rd level, you learn to cut through the fabric of the...
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    D&D 5E Gentleman Class, 5e Conversion

    In case you missed it, old spice put up a fun class for 3.5/pathfinder called the Gentleman This is a quick attempt to convert and balance for 5e. See the original for all the jokes. Proficiency: Simple and Martial melee weapons, Light armor. 1: Fancy Cloths: When wearing fine clothes, but...
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    5.5E 6e, how would you sort the classes/sub-classs?

    Should paladin just a fighter kit? Or is it a fighter/cleric multi-class? Or it's own thing? Is blackguard a paladin? Is assassin a rogue? How about ninja? Is ranger just a wilderness? Or rogue just a city ranger? Are sorcerers just a sub-class of wizard? Are wizard and druids a sub-class...
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    Any good demons or devils to summon?

    There's 3 new summon spells, is there anything good to summon with them?
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    D&D 5E Xanathar's Spoilers Wiki.

    A place to collect all the Xanathar's spoilers. Add them as you find them. Eldrich invocations (source Aspect of the moon (tome): ... can't be forced to sleep... to gain the benifits of a long rest, you...8 hours of...
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    D&D 5E Tortle sneak peak.

    From +2 Con, +1 Wis (more likely) or +2 Str, +1 Wis Languages. Aquan (Maybe) CLAWS. Your claws are natural weapons, which you can use to make unarmed strikes. If you hit with them, you deal slashing damage equal to 1d4 + your Strength...
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    D&D 5E [Homebrew] Yet Another Sorcerer.

    Unstable Power. Unlike wizards who spend time studying magic and can create very specific effects from precise formulas, sorcerer's are born into magic. While their raw destructive power is undeniable, their control is questionable. They are walking devastation, barely kept in check. Even...
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    [GUIDE] Born to be Wild, a sorcerer guide.

    If brute force doesn't work, you're not using enough. Goldenrod: A truely stand out option. Cyan: A top choice. Blue: A good choice. Black (no color): Passible, but not special. Violet: Situation, most of the time you should pass on this, but there are corner cases that can really make this...
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    D&D 5E [Homebrew] Redoing the Sorcerer, Untamed Magic

    Anyone want to help me remake the sorcerer into a something that feels like raw, but uncontrolled power? Sort of like a blasting barbarian? Unstable Power. Unlike wizards who spend time studying magic and can create very specific effects from precise formulas, sorcerer's are born into magic...
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    D&D 5E Racial Redux - Replacing racial ability modifiers.

    Mellored's Racial Redux - Replacing racial ability modifiers. So the goal here is to replace racial abilities modifiers with more flavorful bonuses when you act like the race. The Goliath player should look at things as if they were a competition, the gnome player should start looking for novel...
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    D&D 5E [GUIDE] Pacts, Patrons, and Power, a Warlock guide

    Warlocks sit somewhere between a fighter and wizard, with a touch of rogue and illusionist. They have good at-will damage, good control, and a number of unique tricks up their sleeves. This makes them possibly the most well-rounded class. Goldenrod: You pretty much always take. Deepskyblue...
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    D&D 5E What would you put in an "Exploration Manual"?

    If such a book existed. What traps, terrain, and hazards stand out in your mind?
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    Unearthed Arcana Unearthed Arcana: That Old Black Magic

    Random racial spells.... not my cup of tea but could be fun. Summoning demons seem like fun spells. Reminds me of the instinctive actions of some 4e summons.