I’m A Bad Geek

May 11, 2012 Dread Gazebo 41

1000mg of Honesty Without naming names or giving disrespect to anyone, I can’t stand most D&D blogs lately. There are a handful of great ones, […]

Healing Surges in 5e, Room For Two?

May 1, 2012 Dread Gazebo 4

Let’s Just Call Them Surges

What if it were implied that surges just in fact gave a surge of something not to be named. We’re sticking to abstraction here, right? A surge of courage, energy, bravado, luck, knowledge…you get the picture. Why not use surges identically as previously but imply that they could be many things, that they can be traded in for a burst of HP, but perhaps not always.

Revenge of the Iron Lich, One Year Later.

February 22, 2012 Dread Gazebo 0

You descend a wide set of marbled steps, dimly lit by sconces crafted to look as if flame were spewing from the mouths of the iron skulls that adorn them. The low groan of metal reverberates through the chamber that is otherwise silent, aside from a muted hum sounding like thousands of gears in perpetual motion.