Due to a very poor experience with IXWebHosting, I will be moving my shadowkeepzine.org website around the 1st week of August 2018. I’ve been with IXWebHosting for many years, but the support has become less than tolerable. There should be no gap in website availability. If there is, give it a little while and try […]
A couple small videos of the first set of Dwarven Forge dungeon pieces that I’ve made using very cheap and easy materials. Literally anyone can do this. It’s super inexpensive, and a gorgeous addition to your table top RPG.
I love crafting things for my Dungeons and Dragons games. From small farm cottages to complex and intricate traps and caverns, this is a very inexpensive hobby. The following photos are from a set of dungeon tiles and walls I have made in the style of Dwarven Forge. These are obviously my own versions, and […]
Are you new to Dungeons and Dragons, or do you have new players coming to your table? If a new player looks over the default character sheet for 5th edition, it can be incredibly daunting. All those numbers, all those spaces… Have no fear, and take heart! I have created a new character sheet that […]
This morning, Dalai Lama tweeted this: Although I am a Buddhist monk, I am skeptical that prayers alone will achieve world peace. We need instead to be enthusiastic and self-confident in taking action. Doesn’t matter your faith or religious views, Dalai Lama has a very good point, one that church folks as well as […]
Passive Perception is 10 + your Wisdom (Perception) modifier. If you are proficient with Perception, you add your proficiency bonus as well. Advantage/Disadvantage changes the score by +5/-5. You’ll find the full rules on page 175 of the PHB and page 59 of the free Basic Rules.
Welcome, 2018. My goals for this year: Lose 50 pounds. Currently at 287. (Wow, I can hardly believe this, but it’s true.) Stop using inappropriate language in every-day conversation. Move on with my life and be happy. Happiness, to me, is a choice, a goal, and it takes work and determination. Goodbye, 2017.
I really love the Pixel 2 XL phone, but the documentation to take screenshots is misleading and incorrect. The directions state to take a screenshot, press the power button and the volume down button at the same time. Unfortunately, there’s a little more to it. To take a screenshot on the Pixel 2 XL, or […]
UPDATED 12 March 2018 A much easier, faster way to accomplish using flash drives in your vehicle’s built in USB port is to convert the flash drive to MBR. Google to see how to do this (very simple). Also, you can use any size flash drive for use in your car if you convert it […]
(Please see each class, spell, or weapon for a full description of damage. Below is a simplified, generalized breakdown of damage dealing in 5e.) A lot of new players to Dungeons and Dragons (fifth edition) are confused about how much damage their character can do at higher levels, particularly with melee or ranged weapons […]