7 FREE (tips appreciated) pages of content made to add more flavor and dwarf-ness to your game! Includes 3 weapons, 10 spells, 5 feats, and 5 magic items all brand new! Guaranteed to grow your beard 2 feet overnight! From veteran dungeon master, TJ Brooks.
Disclaimer: Claims of beard growth may be greatly exaggerated! ... [click here for more]
Legendary Actions are one of the best-regarded mechanics of the 5th Edition of Dungeons & Dragons, providing DMs the tools to accurately portray the deadliness of higher-level creatures. You know you are in trouble when the dragon simply retaliates your sword slash with a tail sweep without even waiting for its own turn.
This feature along with Legendary Resistance however is restricted to very... [click here for more]
I am new to this website and I am planning on releasing custom magic item content. This is but a small sample of the kind of content that I am going to produce.
I have been making my own magic items for several years, but it has only occured to me just now to post them. I have used most of these items in my own campaigns, so you can be assured that they have been playtested and are reasonably balanced.... [click here for more]
20 Magical Trinkets
A 1-page DM-supplement to give players a little something extra when it comes to looting-- be it pick-pocketing, dungeon-crawling or just ransacking the quiet inn down the road.
Items lack game mechanics (I'll leave that up to you and that creative noggin' of yours!) but... [click here for more]
These 3 backgrounds fit perfectly characters making their way in an urban environment of intrigues, plots and schemes. Their abilities revolve around Persuasion, Deception, Sleight of hand and Stealth.
They were published at D&D Beyond in the first place.
Happy reading! ... [click here for more]
The terror of the innocent rancher, mauler of playing children, specter of suffering and doom, 30-50 feral hogs can now terrorize your gaming table. Full and complete stats for 30-50 feral hogs can be yours to download right now, but only if you act within 3-5 minutes. BYO assault weapons.
Not guaranteed to solve any real-life problems.
... [click here for more]
32 Pregenerated Characters
Two character sheets of each combination of basic race and class.
A new way to create characters for one offs and convention games!
Choose a race, choose a class, pick one of two characters, write in a name and concept, and start playing!
What's a concept?
Instead of using skills these sheets use the idea of a character... [click here for more]
4 (more!) forest maps for DMs to use. Perfect for roll20 or other online systems. The maps are also easily printed and used for a home game. This pack feature 4 different forest maps, all of them have some room for encounters. All maps feature a grid.
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In my last upload, I had stated that I may make a supplement for materials that you can craft weapons from. This is that. It includes 45 different materials and what effects weapons and armors made from them have. ... [click here for more]
I present to you a booklet style character sheet. It will only need 1 sheet of paper and for the best results follow these steps;
Use standard size [8.5”x11”] cardstock
Right before printing in the “Page Sizing & Handling” tab, change it to “Actual Size”
Don’t bother printing front to back automatically, print a bunch on one side then flip it over and then finish printing.... [click here for more]
Note your milestones advancement on these sheets!
Replacing the XP leveling, these sheets are intended for DMs who wish to use milestone leveling in a consistent way. This PDF file can be printed, and the mini-sheets can be cut, then stapled or glued to a player's character sheet.
There are 6 sheets on this single landscape page in US Letter format.
When an important step is achieved, just blacken... [click here for more]
Reared and raised as trusted companions of the Air Genasi, these humble behemoths usually bond with a specific family as cubs. As they mature they take up the role of mount and/or pack animal. However, their humble nature is not to be underestimated when it comes to a fight. If these beast gets concerned, or if the people they see as their friends and/or family get threatened, they use their weight... [click here for more]
Invarian, a small sized race inspired by ant species. This race is fairly diverse, sporting three subtypes/variants; each one offering small adjustments to how you utilize the racial ability.
This race ability does provide play with additional action economy. Characters sacrificing Hit die durring long rests to grow a brood which they can arm and command.
This race is ready for play testing and feedback... [click here for more]
v2 is here!We realized we've been using an updated version of these rules that we didn't get to upload here on the DM's Guild, so we're fixing that right now!
Here on Secrets of Alancia we aren't exactly fond of the current incarnation of Wild Shape. We never liked abilities that gave you a creature character sheet, and in fact we still have nightmares with previous editions... [click here for more]
Is the Favored Soul balanced? Did you play it, or do you allow it? Those are answers that we can't give, each player and DM might have their own opinion. However many agree that it seems stronger than the other Sorcerer options. Here on Secrets of Alancia we believe that the only "balance" a DM should care is that all options are equal, that there is no "trap" or "default" option. With that in mind... [click here for more]
This is a custom character sheet designed for Fighters for 5e. The PDFs include a main page, a reference sheet for Eldritch Knights and Battlemasters (a reworking of the one listed below), background page, and a notes page. Currently the dimensions are US Letter (8.5"x11"), with print and color versions. Both versions are form-fillable.
The design was inspired by several I'd seen with a few elements... [click here for more]
This contains 3 Martial Archetypes for Fighters; The Arboreal Vanguard, who can command the four elements, the Dragon Raider, a warrior that mimics the skills and power of a great wyrm, and the Plaguebearer, who can cripple enemies with magical infections and disease.
This file is version 1.0. If you have any feedback or balancing issues with any of the archrtypes featured here, please contact me... [click here for more]
Monks who follow the way of the Mindful Soul focus on expanding their mind to touch the minds of others.
Level 3 the Monk gains some spell like abilities
Level 6 some added psycic damage for flurry of blows
Level 11 the monk is able to extend his peace of mind to others.
Level 17 the fully realized monk's mind is opened to all the possibilities of the world.
... [click here for more]
Having to constantly explain to new players what modifiers to add, what dice to use, etc, slows down the flow of the adventure and excitement. This basic, one page character sheet is new player friendly and includes all pertinent information to keep your game on track and on time.
No frills, no bells and whistles. This has all the basic information to get your new players up and running fast and smoothly.... [click here for more]
This is intended to make tracking spells easier and faster for new players to Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. I've made this for personal use for my own group, which are all new to TTRPG's, and especially to D&D.
There are separate spaces for cantrips, and all spell levels. Each spell has room for a name, simple description, and damage, as well easy to mark and see slots available and slots... [click here for more]
These are single-page Character Sheet templates for Onenote 2016. Both options are just the main page (ability scores, etc). Because the biography page is really just a bunch of text paragraphs, I personally find it better to let the user choose to put such things underneath of (or to the side of) the charactersheets where they can take advantage of other Onenote features like collapsing... [click here for more]
Welcome, young herbalist....
The various worlds of D&D are rich with opportunities and complete with people, fauna and yes... flora. This guide was designed to assist DMs who have players interested in the art of herbalism or plants, or even that special cook, brewer or baker in search of that special ingredient to design the perfect pie.
Included in this guide:
52 pages of... [click here for more]
This contains 4 Primal Paths for Barbarians; The Chaosbrandt, whose rage can unleash cataclysmic magic, the Deathless Wanderer, who draws more power from the Otherworldy when close to death, the Hordemaster, who can turn his allies in a furious pack of warriors, and the Titan's Might, who can far surpass the feats of mortal strength, but at great risk to themselves.
This file is version 1.0. If you... [click here for more]
contains list of races crib info from DMG= Dungeon Master's Guide. ELM= Elemental Evil Player Companion. PHG= Player's Handbook Guide. SCG= Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide. VGM= Volo's Guide to Monsters. XGtE=Xanathar's Guide to Everything. UA= Unearthed Arcana.27/09/17 updated new races added
it was back when i started playing D&D 5e i found a simplified... [click here for more]
5e Racial Handbook
In the world of the Forgotten Realms, there are a great number of races, of all shapes, sizes, and walks of life. Presented in the official Player's Handbook are but a few of the possibilities of race which a character might have. This supplement exists to help increase the number of options for player character creation, for stories and games involving... [click here for more]
5th Edition rules clarifications
This document is based on J. Crawford rulings (RAW and RAI) that have appeared on Twitter or in the monthly Sage Advice columns.
Sage Advice gives official clarifications of D&D rules. Sometimes it also provides reference documents to help a D&D game run more smoothly.
Google "Sage Advice Compendium" to obtain the latest pdf document that... [click here for more]
In the never-ending quest to obtain true power, most mages seek to control this world's magic...the Spellsurge seeks to set it free.
*The Spellsurge archetype has gotten some updates! After a whole lot of seriously wonderful playtest feedback over the past couple months, I've added some balance adjustments to some of the Class Features, and tweaked some of the items on the Surge... [click here for more]
A Martial Archetype for those interested in unarmed fighting without the bells and whistles of the Ki system or the vague cultural trappings intrinsic to the Monk class. Developed for a few players of mine with a gentle bend in the Bruce Lee direction. Damage doesn't start off high and the class necessitates a sort of in-chaacter mania to justify the subclass path, but it's great fun. ... [click here for more]
5 Minute Workday Presents: Prestigious MonstersPLAYTEST DRAFT!
Introducing the 4 level lycanthrope prestige class and the 8 level vampire prestige class.
Mauled by a werewolf? Drained dry by Count Strahd? Don't tear up your character sheet in despair, just take levels in these two new prestige classes.
Disclaimer: The contents of this document... [click here for more]
A Chance Encounter is a classic, low level adventure designed for a group of 3 to 4 1st level players. It should take about 2 to 3 hours to play through.
This is the first adventure in a miniseries with the following adventures being:
The Mystic Circle
An Urgent Rescue
A Dark Veil Falls
In addition to the adventure, there are a couple of maps of the adventure area as separate jpeg files. There... [click here for more]
A Dark Design is the sequel to the Mud Creek trilogy and the first adventure of the Burning Valley trilogy were the players have decided to serve Saarith.
This adventure is a low level adventure designed for a group of three to four players at 2nd or 3rd level, which lean towards an evil alignment.
I should note that this adventure shares many elements from "A Source of Secrets" which is the sequel... [click here for more]
A Dark Veil Falls is a classic, low level adventure designed for a group of 3 to 4 3rd level players. It should take about 3 to 6 hours to play through.
This is the fourth and final adventure in the miniseries. The first adventure of the miniseries is A Chance Encounter.
In addition to the adventure, there are a few of maps of the adventure area as separate jpeg files. There is also a printerfriendly... [click here for more]
Take your players into the Upperdark; the thin gap between the surface world and the endless depths of the Underdark. A terrifying creature has invaded the farm of a gnome merchant and her pet, a strange and elusive creature called a 'flail snail.' She seeks a group of adventurers to clear her home of the pest, promising a handsome reward for their service.
This adventure is designed for three to... [click here for more]
Hello all! I made this map a few maps ago, and I decided to share it with all of you! I've made it, with fully named locations, with only the name tags, and a full art map, if you want it without any tags! I recommend using a PDF to JPB converter online, to convert the PDF file, into different JPGs! It was made with Inkarnate PRO version! ... [click here for more]
Feeling like your classes have too few options for heroic or otherwise good deeds? This Player's Companion provides one additional class Specialisation for every single class in the PHB. All of these specialisations are made to provide another "Good" option for players and DMs alike. However, all specialisations are meant to be used as villians and foes aswell. For example, the "Oath of Justice" paladin... [click here for more]
Here is a fast and dirty Port Town map of a classic D&D entry from yesteryear. Ive posted this on request, and I am fully aware of how rough it is. That said, I enjoy the pretty colors, and if time permits and voices are heard, Im hoping to have another go at this classic seaside village and give it the HiRes love it richly deserves.
@polyroller ... [click here for more]
Every day, rubes from the country come to Highcliff to answer the call to adventure. Their destination is the Problem Solvers’ Guild, where adventurers solve the problems that the authorities don’t have the time, skills, or inclination to solve. Joining the guild isn’t easy, though; recruits have to complete a job to show they have the requisite grit and good sense. “A Rat Problem” is an... [click here for more]
A Source of Secrets is the sequel to the Mud Creek trilogy and the first adventure in the Valley of Kyros trilogy. This adventure is followed by "The lights of Darkness" and then "The Purging flames".
In this adventure our heroes set out to discover the secrets of Saarith. A lich they unwittingly released from a magical prison.
This adventure is designed to be a low level adventure for three to four... [click here for more]
A short adventure for 3-5 players of level 1-3
The hamlet of Cartrest has grown up around the Wearied Wagon Inn beside a main road. Recently locals have seen strange lights around a set of ancient ruins nearby. Driven by a mix of fearful superstition and curiosity the locals have scraped together a small reward to encourage someone to investigate. ... [click here for more]
If you’re reading this then you probably have a desire or interest in playing as a non-standard race with an undead or even evil twist about them.
Some may want to be the villains of their campaign (or a member of the villains) and some want to be a tragic character.
Some just like the idea of being part ghost or a vampire, maybe you want to play as a hag but don’t want to play evil or brake... [click here for more]
This is a one-shot adventure, designed for four 7th level characters in dungeons and dragons 5th edition.
The characters begin in a picturesque village where it is always winter. As far as they know, they have always lived here. One day they recieve a letter in the mail that will lead them to discover that this is not the case, and their memories are not real. Can they survive to escape the Winter... [click here for more]
A character sheet/character journal for 5e players. The character sheet pages of the PDF is fillable. Note that the session notes section is not fillable.
It can be printed out on A5 paper or A4 sheets (letter size) and then cut/folded down the middle. The first 4 pages are your typical character sheets with everything after for spell cards and notes. ... [click here for more]
Chronicles of Lost Tomes presents the first in our Round-Up series for the Dual Origin catalogue. We wanted to present our takes on popular race options but couldn't really fit these options into a themed month. This week's supplement includes the reprinted Elf primary race with the new Sea Elf subrace, along with the brand-new Aearee primary race and Aarakocra subrace to grant you new options to take... [click here for more]
Chronicles of Lost Tomes proudly presents the newest addition to the Dual Origin system: the Aasimar! This supplement includes the Aasimar primary race and the Planetar subrace. For more options, check out our Player's Tome Preview, as well as our other supplemental releases! ... [click here for more]
Chronicles of Lost Tomes proudly presents an expansion to a beloved entry in the Dual Origin system: the Aasimar! This supplement includes the Aasimar primary race reprinted, along with two new subraces - the Solar and the Fallen. For more options, check out our Player's Tome Preview, as well as our other supplemental releases! ... [click here for more]