3 Reasons to Avoid Player Secrets in D&D

Over the last 5 years, I’ve run a Dungeons & Dragons campaign that relied heavily on player secrets. Each player discovered and even created secrets throughout the campaign that the other players at the table didn’t know. I saw few upsides to this approach and plenty of downsides. Here are... [Read More]

Summoning Spells Suck in 5E

If you’re a Dungeon Master, you’ve probably experienced the effect that summoning spells have on combat. Spoiler: it’s not a good one. We know they suck because the rules have tried to patch them at least twice. But has it worked? [Read More]