So you’ve chosen to whet your blade and head into the wilderness with nothing but some iron rations, 50 feet of hempen rope and a few first level spells up your sleeve? Well let this page be the proverbial compass that gives you advantage on survival checks as you delve into the multiverse…

Here we share tips for creating more powerful, more fun and more realistic Player Characters (depending if you want to power game or roleplay, or find that perfect mix), advice on the likes of selecting spells, dealing with deadly monsters as well as basic gaming etiquette and doing your part to ensure the game as enjoyable for everyone as possible. Yes maybe the first post you should read is “How not to be a d!ck in Dungeons & Dragons”… your fellow gamers will thank you!

General Advice

How not to be a really annoying player – essential reading!
How to be an awesome player – ditto!

Character Building

Rogue Assassin: Roleplaying and Optimising Tips
The White Scorpions – A Rogue Assassin’s Guild
A table of phobias – giving your character a weakness makes them more credible.
Rogue Swashbuckler: Roleplaying and Optimising Tips


Five new spells for your Wizard PCs
Review of Elminster’s Guide to Magic – over 350 new spells for 5th edition. Plus new magic items, trinkets and lore.
Choosing between Fireball and Lightning Bolt

More Resources

Coming soon!