As a fellow seeker of truth and scholar of the arcane, I estimate that my research may be of some interest and value to you. I have compiled here a collection of 315 wizard spell scrolls from the PHB and XGE tomes for your perusal, along with the means to decipher them. They have been arranged alphabetically for easy searching.
The enthusiasm of your players for arcana will determine your usage... [click here for more]
Tired of writing down spells without doing math and referencing charts?
Feeling down because there's not enough library science in your game?
Suffering from a complex suite of neuroses that demand a metaphysical framework for magic before you can give yourself permission to enjoy being a pretend wizard?
Welcome to the Academy of the Arcane. We have pages and pages of magic theory and spell scribing... [click here for more]
A pair of TrueType fonts for you to enjoy, based on my own preferred calligraphic hand. May they bring a manuscript feel to your work.
Be always curious,
Shane the Strange
Arcanist, Alchemist, Archivist
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Notes, notes, notes. The prepared player always has their notes ready, be they on spells, features, proficiencies, or whatever else. But how best to organize one’s references?
Like an archivist, perhaps. I have found archival reference cards to be superb for organizing notes of all kinds.
Or like an herbalist? Recipe cards are just as versatile.
Included here are blank archival and recipe... [click here for more]
Note these are excerpted from my Wizard Spell Lessons. If you find these materials useful but would prefer to see them buried amongst the fever-dream ravings of a madman, consider my other materials.
I have counted 335 Arcana checks across 61 officially published 5e rulebooks and adventures. While the core rulebooks provide only a few, generic descriptions of the use of the Arcana skill, observing... [click here for more]