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@DForck42 Hello!
how goes it
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@DForck42 Not bad! Wrapping up my workday
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2:48 AM
[ SmokeDetector | MS ] Link at end of answer, username similar to website in answer (127): Is repeated playing the only way to test system balance? by dndcombat on rpg.SE (@Rubiksmoose @ThomasMarkov)
3:07 AM
Picaroons by Michael T Lombardi. A Narrative Game of Adventure for Scoundrels
"my tools and guides" A collection of templates and other tools, guides, and utilities by Speak the Sky
Rei/Ray wrote a twitter thread about "the mechanics of Make Our Own Heaven. My Biopunk Angel RPG coming out at the end of the year."
Brian Yaksha wrote a twitter thread about "'sanity' mechanics in RPGs," their focus on poor takes on real-world mental health, and what it might look like to go "whole hog with some weird shit that can only be of fantastical mien."
Riverbend by Tertoleone and Torthevic. Row alongside friends and a magic kitten, explore mysteryous rivers, meet weird creatures and catch some fish! Link is to physical + PDF purchase through Exalted Funeral; digital-only purchase via itch.io coming soon.
In response to "we barely touched the dice in D&D" conversations, Alex Guerrero added several community copies to Dragonhearts, for "gets sad that when they describe a fantastic lengthy acrobatic maneuver swinging on a chandelier and doing a flip onto the banquet table only to get like a +2 bonus to your attack out of it" and says "TAKE IT, BE FREE, I WAS ONCE LIKE YOU"
Dragonhearts by Alex Guerrero. A GMless TTRPG about the clash of over-sized personalities between shapeshifters who can assume human or dragon form
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5:55 AM
Q: Armor of Agathys on a Conquest Paladin

MaxPowerNew DM here. I have a player running an Oath of Conquest paladin. He makes a pretty convincing argument that as he increases his armor class, he becomes harder to hit, and Armor of Agathys triggers less often; but increased armor often translates into increased weight. Wouldn't the increase in ...

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7:17 AM
@ThomasMarkov it does. I apologize for the confusion, it would seem my question was overly broad. What I was really looking for was contained in the link in the accepted answer — MaxPower 4 hours ago
I'm really glad that got sorted
8:15 AM
I'm kinda disappointed that this title didn't turn out to be about a technique for a fourth-wall-breaking horror game.
9:03 AM
@BESW I'd play in that game
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11:42 AM
Q: What are the consequences of putting an inside-out bag of holding inside a bag of holding?

Marcus MellorDisclaimer: I'm new to D&D 5e and am currently playing my first campaign. Recently we had a situation where another player had acquired a large number of bags of holding. Initially he was going to store the extras inside a single bag of holding, but the rest of the party quickly objected to this ...

12:33 PM
Could somebody double check my edit here:
A: Does shoving a creature break its grapple on another?

Matt VincentYes, it does break the grapple (if you end up outside of its reach) Thunderwave says: a creature takes 2d8 thunder damage and is pushed 10 feet away from you Shoving uses a similar wording: If you win the contest, you either knock the target prone or push it 5 feet away from you Assuming you ...

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1:46 PM
@HotRPGQuestions idea: bag of holding cannon. components: one bag of holding and whole lot of whatever you want to fire at someone. aim bag and invert. for friends, roses maybe. for enemies, knives probably. for frenemies, a mix of both? ensure bystanders are cleared away from the area and wear safety equipment.
2:10 PM
@doppelgreener Counterpoint: a Bag of Holding Canon, a messenger bag for carrying all your campaign notes.
Some potential new Hot RPG Questions bot avatars, with a fire and/or bard theme. Artists in order: Ekaterina Burmak (Wish), Uriah Voth (Flamescroll Celebrant), Randy Gallegos (Instrument of the Bards), Steve Prescott (Ellywick Tumblestrum)
@doppelgreener Judgemental Shoulder Frog Thinks You Should Be More Careful About Choosing Songs In Your Vocal Range.
@BESW she got to the part of the song that involves a frog getting eaten
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3:31 PM
@doppelgreener I recognize all these
I dunno if you've heard that before
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6:42 PM
Can this get reopened?
I think I answered all the questions.
@TheDragonOfFlame I think so, it looks more answerable now
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7:53 PM
@TheDragonOfFlame Have your players complained about it, or is this just something you perceive as an issue as a DM?
8:40 PM
Answers like this make me wish I could post negative bounties. Mearls’ ruling there is total nonsense and there’s nothing we can do about it being stuck at the top.
8:55 PM
@ThomasMarkov We can make accepted answers not auto-top. Also, theoretically, mods might be able to remove accepts but saying it helps especially in that case would be difficult
@Medix2 that’s the highest scoring answer.
Wait no it’s not
Oh good, I also downvotes the highest scoring answer.
Does anybody have a good reason (textual evidence/analysis) that Brutal Critical's extra di(c)e aren't doubled by a crit?
@Medix2 “when determining the extra damage”
So to determine the extra damage from a critical, you roll the damage dice again, it is at that time brutal critical instructs you to roll one additional die.
Yeah I was thinking that might be what I have to go on
It seems pretty straightforward to me.
The critical hit rule says: “ When you score a critical hit, you get to roll extra dice”
So when determining the extra dice, add one die than what you would normally.
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11:26 PM
@NautArch my perception

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