Dungeons & Dragons

By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 11th, 2014
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Spoiler Alert! This article contains spoilers for Chapter 1 of the Hoard of the Dragon Queen campaign. If you...
By Enrico Nardini
In Accessories
Dec 9th, 2014
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TGN’s Enrico Nardini delves into the tomes of arcane lore that are the D&D Spellbook Cards from Gale Force 9. Will these 5E compatible accessories cast a spell on him? Did I mention that I love accessories? I am sure I’ve mentioned that before. It’s practically an addiction, and my wife has...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 4th, 2014
9 Comments
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition (D&D Next, 5E)  dropped a few weeks prior to Gen Con 2014. I can say i...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 1st, 2014
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Planet Arbitrary has posted up a new episode of Game Classy for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: Wherein the boys review the Monster Manual for Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. If you wanna send some stuff to be on “What’s in the Box?” or just get in contact, email us at Joe@planetar...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Nov 21st, 2014
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Gale Force 9 has updated their Dungeons & Dragons website with new hobby, assembling, and painting sections. Go check ‘em out. Source From the announcement: We have just given our Dungeons and Dragons site a bit of a facelift to celebrate the new edition of the game. We have also added som...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 17th, 2014
3 Comments
222 Views
Nerds on Earth takes a look at the Tyranny of Dragons D&D minis and gives you their thoughts on the situation in this review. Source From the post: So…I won’t follow the anonymous internet commenter and describe the D&D Icons of the Realms: Tyranny of Dragons miniatures as blisteringly sexy...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 5th, 2014
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Seventh Crown is a new fantasy RPG setting for the new D&D 5th edition. They’re up on Kickstarter and looking for some funding love. Source From the campaign: Welcome to Seventh Crown Based initially within the heavily populated continent of Kanis, Seventh Crown is a setting that places th...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Oct 31st, 2014
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Gale Force Nine has some new D&D accessories like status tokens and a DM screen now available over in their webshop. Source From the release: The GF9 range of licenced Dungeon and Dragons accessories is growing with the addition of a new DM Screen and set of Character Tokens! This screen has bee...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 30th, 2014
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Club Fantasci’s David Lowry gives us his thoughts on the new D&D 5.0 Monster Manual in this new review article. Source From the post: The 5th Edition Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual is a bestiary tome packed full of denizens, god like creatures, undead aberrations and monsters of an...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 29th, 2014
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6 Squared Studios is running a contest for follows of them over on Twitter. Source From the announcement: Win a DnD Starter Set & a pack of our Rocky Outcroppings! Follow & RT w/ #6SSContest. Random draw Nov. 2 9:00pm EDT...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 24th, 2014
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Through Gamer Goggles posted up a new flip-through video. This time they look at Rise of Tiamat for Dungeons & Dragons. Source From the post: In this Flip Through Matt takes a good look at The Rise of Tiamat without spoiling it. This book is full of content, very few pictures....
By Polar_Bear
In Editorial
Oct 10th, 2014
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Nerds on Earth posted up a list of 7 great blogs for those of you that are newbs to the world of RPGs. I know most readers of TGN aren’t RGP newbs, but you probably have friends or family that might be. So you can direct them this way to help them out. Source From […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 7th, 2014
5 Comments
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Gale Force 9 has some of their Dungeons & Dragons gaming mats now available in their webshop. They’ve been out of print, but not for now. Source From the release: We just updated our DnD store to include some DnD mats that were previously out of print. These DnD vinyl mats really bring the...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 29th, 2014
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Wizards of the Coast gets their 5th edition Monster Manual reviewed by the experts over at Play Board Games. Source From the post: The Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition (5e) Monster Manual has a plethora of baddies to pit against your players....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 23rd, 2014
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Gale Force 9 decided that if Dungeons & Dragons could get a facelift, so could their webpage for their D&D minis. Source From the announcement: We have just given our Dungeons and Dragons site a bit of a facelift to celebrate the new edition of the game. We have also added some new sections...
By Polar_Bear
In Editorial
Sep 23rd, 2014
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Kotaku gives us their reasons for why it’s the perfect time to play Dungeons & Dragons. Honestly, I’ve felt it’s been a pretty good time to play D&D for the past… oh… 20 years or so, but that’s me. Source From the article: You might know that the long-awa...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 19th, 2014
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Gamer Goggles gives us a short tour through the D&D 5th Edition Monster Manual. Source From the post: Matt discusses the finer points of the Monster Manual. Like what does it mean to be a monster? The book has some great ideas on dwellings, like an asylum in the underdark. We also talk about the...
By Polar_Bear
In Editorial
Sep 15th, 2014
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Nerds on Earth gives us a walkthrough of the new D&D Adventures League, the organized play event from Wizards of the Coast. Source From the post: I went to my very first Dungeons and Dragons Adventurers League event and I was as nervous as a junior high boy going to his first dance. Luckily my [...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 14th, 2014
3 Comments
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Club Fantasci’s David Lowry takes a look at Wizards of the Coast’s 5th edition of the Player’s Handbook for Dungeons & Dragons in this new review article. Source From the post: I am pretty sure anyone reading this doesn’t really need an introduction to Dungeons & Dragons b...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Aug 7th, 2014
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Gale Force 9 lets you know what they’ve got in store for the new edition of D&D in this video preview. Source From the post: John-Paul previews the upcoming D&D products to accompany the release of fifth edition D&D....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 25th, 2014
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Wizards of the Coast gets their new D&D Starter Set reviewed by the experts over at Play Board Games. Source From the post: The Dungeons and Dragons Starter Set has everything you need to begin adventuring with the 5th edition rules....
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 24th, 2014
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Gale Force Nine is showing off the new Dungeons & Dragons Spellbook cards they’ll be coming out with soon. Source From the post: These decks of spell cards are an invaluable resource for any magic-user. Consult the entire deck when selecting new spells to learn, and after a long rest you c...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 22nd, 2014
2 Comments
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WizKids has released their new Dungeons & Dragons, Icons of the Realms start set of minis. Source From the website: WizKids Games, the industry leader in quality pre-painted plastic miniatures, announces that the inaugural set of Icons of the Realms based on the iconic Dungeons & Dragons ro...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 15th, 2014
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Adventure A Week is running a Kickstarter for a new Snow White adventure setting using the Pathfinder and D&D 3.5 rules. Source From the campaign:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 7th, 2014
3 Comments
15 Views
Play Unplugged gives us a look inside the new starter set for D&D 5th edition. Source From the post: It’s finally here! Fans of Dungeons & Dragons have been waiting for what seems like ages for the first official release for 5th Edition, also known as D&D Next. Play Unplugged’s Enrico ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 4th, 2014
15 Comments
11 Views
Wizards of the Coast has posted up the Basic Rules for the next edition of D&D. Source From the website: As Mike Mearls explained in Legends & Lore: The Basic Rules for Dungeons & Dragons is a PDF (over 100 pages, in fact) that covers the core of the game. It runs from levels 1 [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 24th, 2014
8 Comments
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Wizards of the Coast posted up a preview of the new character sheet for the next edition of Dungeons & Dragons. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 23rd, 2014
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Gale Force 9 is showing off a pair of new Dungeons & Dragons minis they’ve got: Behir and Human Paladin. Source From the website: Embittered paladin, Kleef Kenric is one of a new group of Chosen in the Realms who is blessed by his god with divine gifts that make him an excellent ally ̵...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 27th, 2014
10 Comments
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Wizards of the Coast has announced they’ll be posting Basic Dungeons & Dragons as a free pdf up on their website. The file will cover the core essentials of the game so everyone can get a look at what they’re getting into with the newest edition of the classic RPG. Source From the po...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 21st, 2014
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CNN has a new article up talking about Dungeons & Dragons and the effect it’s had far beyond just “that nerd game about demon worship” that many people thought it was back when it first came out. Source From the article: Four decades before anyone took an arrow to the knee in &...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 28th, 2014
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Gale Force 9 has another D&D preview posted up. This one’s for the Creatures of the Icewind Dale. Source From the preview: Far from the civilized south, Icewind Dale sits on the edge of the map. The vicious yeti and the ferocious ice troll are two of the many creatures that stalk the tundr...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 26th, 2014
5 Comments
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Gale Force 9 is showing off a preview of the new Tiefling Warlock box they’re working on as part of their D&D line of miniatures. Source From the preview: Farideh is a fiercely independent warlock who seeks to protect those she loves and right the wrongs of the world. Unfortunately the wor...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 7th, 2014
6 Comments
9 Views
WizKids has teamed up with Wizards of the Coast to make a new line of Dungeons & Dragons miniatures. Source From the announcement: Adding to the excitement of the recently announced Tyranny of Dragons from Wizards of the Coast, WizKids Games, a division of National Entertainment Collectibles Ass...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 23rd, 2014
1 Comment
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USA Today has reported on the next version of D&D coming from Wizards of the Coast. It’s going to be a good summer. Source From the report: For the first time in six years, gaming fans will roll the dice with a new set of rules for the iconic role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons. Publ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 9th, 2014
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Gale Force 9 has posted up a preview of their upcoming Iggwilv’s Treasure D&D Miniatures set. Source From the preview: Those brave enough to venture to the central chamber of the Lost Caverns of Tsojcanth find that the wizard Iggwilv’s greatest treasure is not a magic item or a hoard of go...