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Top 10 D&D Alternatives You Should Be Playing

If you haven't been paying attention to the TTRPG space, it seems Hasbro are forcing the end of an era. Their recently leaked OGL 1.1 not just puts greater restrictions on people wanting to create…

January 16, 2023 | 04:07 EST

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Everything We Know About D&D Dragonlance Shadow of the Dragon Queen and Warriors of Krynn

After taking players to the far-off reaches of space with Spelljammer the next campaign book that we'll be receiving is putting players' feet back on solid ground, but not into a familiar setting…

November 7, 2022 | 12:00 EST

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Top 5 PocketQuest 2022 Tabletop RPGs

Recently, DriveThruRPG held one of its very first game jams, PocketQuest 2022. The goal for this game jam was to make a small pocket-sized RPG, about 10-20 pages, all based around a central theme. It…

October 1, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

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How Anansi's Tapestry of Lives Is Trying To Enrich DM's Worlds And Promote People's Voices

The lifeblood of the TTRPG world is in the fans and creators. Those that take the core rules, bestiaries, and expansions and delve further into them creating new experiences and tools to help players…

September 12, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

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Spelljammer DM Tips You'll Want To Use

Spelljammer: Adventures in Space intends to take Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition players off solid ground, into deep space, and further to the Astral Sea. This collection of three books contains…

August 16, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Every Classic D&D Moment In The Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves Trailer

My dear adventurers, my fellow Game Masters, and my delightful dice goblins, the Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves trailer has released. This is Wizards of the Coast's most recent crack at a…

July 21, 2022 | 08:01 EDT

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Journeys Through The Radiant Citadel DM Tips You'll Want To Use

Just when you thought you could stop getting excited over all of the fascinating things reading through Critical Role: Call of the Netherdeep could teach you, we have another Dungeons & Dragons…

July 21, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

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The Doomed Forgotten Realms Brings Apocalyptic Thrills

When it comes to Dungeons and Dragons, most of the official prewritten adventures are set in the Forgotten Realms. It has become the default setting for Wizards of the Coast's iconic fantasy TTRPG.…

June 20, 2022 | 01:29 EDT

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How To Use Essence20 To Make The Perfect GI Joe Power Rangers Crossover

Recently, I've dived into both the GI Joe and Power Rangers Roleplaying Game. Both use Renegade Game Studios' brand new Essence20 TTRPG system. Overall, Power Rangers had some problems but had a…

June 7, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Every Upcoming Dungeons & Dragons Release Date

Dungeons & Dragons has absolutely boomed in the past few years, and of course, it was no small beast before that. While there were only 3 books published in 2015, the year after Dungeons &…

May 16, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

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TechRaptor's Top Picks From The TTRPGs for Trans Rights in Texas Bundle

Recently, the TTRPGs for Trans Rights in Texas bundle launched on Itch. It was a major concerted effort by many talented developers in the tabletop space to raise awareness and condemn the recent…

March 15, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

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Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting: Reborn DM Tips You'll Want To Explore

Today the expanded Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting: Reborn is available for Critical Role fans to start getting set up for their own adventures through Tal'Dorei. Inside this 250 page tome, there's a…

January 18, 2022 | 10:35 EST

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The Year of Tabletop Gaming 2021

As the year comes to a close, it is a time for introspection. It is an opportunity to take stock of what has happened; the embarrassing and the triumphant alike. And when it comes to the tabletop…

December 31, 2021 | 11:00 EST

TechRaptor Holiday 2021 Tabletop RPG Gift Guide

TechRaptor's Holiday 2021 Tabletop RPG Gift Guide

It’s that time of year again. As the time ticks down, you may be left scrambling for some last-minute gift ideas. Not to worry, as TechRaptor has you covered with a 2021 Tabletop RPG Gift Guide.…

December 16, 2021 | 12:00 EST

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Good Haunting: Tips On Running Successful Horror Tabletop RPGs

Horror is a rich genre with a storied history. It can encompass a number of sub-genres and explore dark and taboo themes in a mature, responsible way. Thanks to the power of imagination and group…

October 1, 2021 | 12:00 EDT