DCC

Animal Companions

Notwithstanding, as a dog hath a day, so may I perchance have time to declare it in deeds. Queen Elizabeth I This week’s piece is a set of guidelines for generating and managing animal companions in DCC. I opted to build the rules without class association, as I think that in the spirit of DCC […]

Artefact – The Farsight Diamond

Crafted long ago on the ziggurat-covered islands of the far south, the Farsight Diamond is a legendary feat of craftsmanship. Although their culture is now much declined by the ravages of fate, the islanders still remember the Age of the Master Aethermancers when such artefacts were more commonplace. This week’s piece is a magic item […]

DCC Race – Jarrok

The jarroks are a curious race of humanoids living in the trees of ancient forests. Their tribal civilization has thrived for millennia for they prefer isolation from the other races and care not about the troubles of the outside world. This week we offer you a mysterious forest dwelling race with a strong back and […]

The Eelhound

“Much like the owlbear, the eelhound is an abomination of the natural order. Its origins have been accredited to witch and wizard alike, with the most extreme theories blaming a maleficent sea goddess for the creation of the ferocious beast. Whatever the truth, sailors on our northern seas will do well to avoid confrontation with […]

Choranus, the Seer Father

It will be as the Father saw it. – a common Choranite blessing Here we are: KitN has deity details for all of the gods in the DCC rulebook. That’s done. Woop-fucking-woop. Choranus was especially difficult to write, as an all seeing originator deity is very far from my personal range of beliefs, and I […]

The Deceiver Cat

Here’s a little tidbit to tide you guys over as we’re working on edits on old articles and some next steps for the site as a whole. Deceiver cats are tricky and dangerous felines, stalking the steppes and dungeons of distant lands. This piece was actually written backwards: I drew the picture first, and Ville […]

Patron: Golsimea, the Coming Change

Golsimea, the Coming Change is the scorched land’s promise of a fertile field. She is the chaotic bowels of the earth giving birth to a diamond and the young adventurer’s broken arm teaching a valuable lesson on the path to glory. Golsimea, the Coming Change was the centerpiece patron of a mini-campaign we played last […]

Spell: Witches’ Brew

Rats and bats and cats and snails And little babies’ fingernails You take a pot and brew it all Plotting for your foe to fall This week’s piece is a 1st level alternative for Make potion. I’m not a fan of the original, as it seems overly convoluted to cast, but Witches’ Brew is not […]

Bobugbubilz, the Demon Lord of Amphibians

Bobugbubilz, the Demon Lord of Amphibians, He Who is Hard to Name, Ruler of Frog Hell is an ancient, demonic deity. He holds dominion over all amphibian creatures, whether sapient or not, and his domain meets the mundane world wherever dry land gives way to deceptive marshes, fens and bogs. This week’s piece continues our […]