Category Archives: Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition 3rd Party Reviews

What Do I Know About Reviews? Incantations (5e OGL)

The Dungeons & Dragons 3rd Edition Unearthed Arcana was a treasure trove of ideas. While it blighted my existence with the concept of gestalt characters, it also introduced concepts like the skill challenge, with became of staple of 4th edition Dungeons & Dragons. In addition to the broader concept of skill challenges, Unearthed Arcana also introduced Incantations. Incantations were extended

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? The Treasure of Shipgrave Reef (Pirates of the Aetherial Expanse Episode One, 5e OGL)

Now that it’s July, we’re moving into the second half of the year, and given that Ghostfire Gaming Fables series launched as a monthly series, with six adventures per campaign, that means it’s time to start a whole new campaign. Unlike the previous volume, which was set in Ghostfire Gaming’s existing Grim Hollow setting. For the new Fables campaign launching

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? Arcadia Issue 17 (5e OGL)

Let us now turn our attention once again to gaming, and looking at the bountiful content available to us. In particular, let’s take a look at Arcadia #17 from MCDM.  Disclaimer You may know the drill by now . . . I’m subscribed to the MCDM Patreon and I receive my own copy of Arcadia every month, however, I do

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What Do I Know About Reviews? Citadel of the Unseen Sun (5e OGL)

I’ve been doing first impressions of all the individual chapters of the opening arc of Fables, which unfold into the Citadel of the Unseen Sun campaign. This time around, I’m going to wrap up looking at the sixth installment, then take a look at the overall campaign arc. If you want to see the previous entries in this series, you

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? Arcadia #16 (5e OGL)

What’s the date? Well, looks like its Arcadia the 16th. In other words, it’s time to take a look at this month’s Arcadia magazine from MCDM. This time around we’ve got three articles to look at, across 33 pages. Let’s jump in. Disclaimer As usual, I’ve been provided with a copy of Arcadia early so I can write a review.

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? City of Decadence (Fables Episode Five, 5e OGL)

It’s after the first of the month, and that means another installment of Ghostfire Gaming’s Fables is available. We’re currently on episode five of six, and we’re less than a month away from the final adventure in this series. If you haven’t read my other reviews of this series, it’s not too late to get right with the universe, but

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? Arcadia #15 (5e OGL)

It’s April, and that means the flowers are in bloom, and the sun is shining, right up until it freezes over again, kills the young buds on the plants, and the gray expanse of despair dulls all joy and hope emanating from the sun. You know, Spring! It’s also time to look at this month’s issue of Arcadia from MCDM.

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? Land of Despair (FABLES: Citadel of the Unseen Sun Four; 5E OGL)

It’s early in the month, which means it’s time to look at the latest volume of Ghostfire Gaming’s Fables product, their monthly adventure subscription service. We’re at the fourth adventure out of six in this campaign, so we’re moving past the halfway point, angling towards the endgame. So what does the second half of the campaign look like? Let’s take

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What Do I Know About First Impressions? Arcadia Issue 14 (5e OGL)

It’s Arcadia O’clock again, and we’re going to be looking at the fourteenth issue of MCDM’s D&D 5e . . . er . . . 5e OGL magazine. Have I ever mentioned how hard it is to come up with introductions for these reviews and first impressions? Well, now I have. Disclaimer While I am a member of the MCDM

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WHAT DO I KNOW ABOUT FIRST IMPRESSIONS? A Masque of Life (FABLES: CITADEL OF THE UNSEEN SUN EPISODE Three; 5E OGL)

It’s March, and that means the third adventure in Ghostfire Gaming’s Fables: Citadel of the Unseen Sun adventure has been released. The current installment is A Masque of Life, and the adventurers continue to make their way out of the False Afterlife, buried far underground. Disclaimer My subscription to Fables is all mine, so I’m not working from any review

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