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What’s Behind Your Mask?

A Barovian wizard named Sir House has transformed his old spellbook into a chronicle of the people and adventures he's encountered since leaving his homeland. His account of the world goes into the finer details that most people never see, uncovering masks and revealing secrets hidden in plain sight.

The Book of House is a 5th Edition Supplement for Dungeons & Dragons that provides a bird's eye view on lore old and new. It's jam packed with a variety of new player and rule options. You'll find:

  • a thorough exploration into the society of clonns, a clown-y race of people just trying to succeed
  • four new playable race options, including clonns, gnolls, sprites, and a spider-y young race called the tula
  • five new subclass options, featuring the Bardic College of Culinary (chef), the Monk-y Way of the Caretaker (butler), the Mind Trapper ranger, the Merchant rogue, and the Residual Magic sorcerer
  • new rules for playing a lycanthrope adventurer, including new options for weresquids, wereoctopuses, weresharks, and werewasps
  • new feats and backgrounds, allowing players to become cowboys, mimes, and even juggalos
  • 10 new magic items and 12 new spells
  • new rules for enhancing combat, including striking specific parts of the body, scaling effects, new actions everyone can take, and throwing rocks really good
  • 12 new monster modifiers and 12 new monster stat blocks to go with them
  • 3 legendary enemies to make for a thrilling capstone to your campaign

Amid the book's details, Sir House has left his notes and observations throughout the pages. The mystery of his scattered birdbrain may never be solved!

"The contents of The Book of House are unique and seriously inspired. It’s not just a rehashing of 5e mechanics that we’ve seen before or one or two new things added into the mix. Everything is new, completely different, but at the end of the day, still feels like D&D 5e." - Eldadres, Dungeon Solvers

"All in all, Willy Abeel, Natalie Barillaro, Steve Barrett, Max Churak and Chris Diggins have surprised me and perhaps all of us with The Book of House. It feels like a contender. This purchase is a supplement that I can see DMs recommending to each other. I can see this download inspiring encounters and perhaps whole scenarios." - Andrew Girdwood, Geek Native

You can grab the races and classes you want from the book individually!

Playable Races (Clonns are FREE!)

Clonns Cover ArtTempered Gnolls Cover ArtSprites Cover ArtTulas Cover Art

Subclass Options

Culinary Bard Cover ArtCaretaker Monk Cover ArtMind Trapper Ranger Cover ArtMerchant Rogue Cover ArtResidual Sorcerer Cover Art

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Adam O March 14, 2019 8:13 pm UTC
I just wanted to let you know that making Guy Fieri the face of the College of Culinary is fucking brilliant. Well done, my dude.
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Kale M March 06, 2019 12:32 am UTC
Is anyone else having difficulty downloading this pdf? I thought that it might be my computer, but after clearing caches, history, resetting the browser, trying different browsers, and more, it still fails to download - around 15 mgbs, it stops and the speed reduces to 0b/s.

Is there any way to request another means of downloading the file? I can send over some sort of proof of purchase if necessary, but I really can't seem to access them as it currently stands.
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Willy A March 06, 2019 12:51 am UTC
Hi Kale! That's really weird that it isn't downloading for you!
Send me an email at Willy.Abeel(at) and I'll try to help asap
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