Initiative and Surprise in 5e

Marik and Bori ducked deep into the undergrowth, while Ray hid silently in the treetops. The goblin patrol approached the narrow path through the forest, unsuspecting. A silent signal from Ray was all it took, and Marik sent his arrow flying with deadly precision, followed by Boris’ swift bolt. As the projectiles rained down on … Weiterlesen

Gradual Gritty Realism Variant Resting Rules

One of my pet peeves with 5e is that Long Rests feel unrealistic. No matter what happened before, you are completely healed after a good night’s sleep, with no lingering effects. One exception to this rule is exhaustion.For the Spelljammer campaign I am currently DMing, I have implemented the rest rules from HouseDM (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=914CGydzSeA). Players … Weiterlesen