Magic Items

A Thing from the Between-Spaces

“Worlds exist, this we know. And between them, something else. A non-space, limitless and incomprehensible. Not a dimension, but the lack of it. In that unfathomable realm, things float. And watch. And wait.” This weeks article is a double whammy: an eldritch, existential, ectoplasmic patron from beyond, and a magic item to introduce it to …

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The Rod of Power

“Now, how to describe a horrible malformation of reality. No bard can sing the song, no sage can tell the story There are no words, only emotions. And all of the emotions are… YES MASTER.” It’ll be exceedingly entertaining to see how my two groups manage this season’s end with the divided bits of the …

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Kestrel’s Tools & Tinctures

“There’s a shady alleyway, hidden in the backstreets, beyond rowdy bars and other questionable establishments. In this alley, there’s a little door. If you know how to knock just right, someone might open it, and let you into a warehouse full of odd contraptions, vials, satchels and bottles. And, provided your pockets are deep enough, …

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Loptir’s Firewater

“In the coldest winter, there is flame. And where there is flame, there is celebration!” Loptir’s firewater is a magic item I made for our Christmas party game last year. I took the group through the 2013 Holiday module, The Old Gods Return. We had a lot of fun with it, especially with all of …

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*TOOT TOOT*

“The femur in your hand is a little long, but otherwise mundane. Still, you think there must be a reason why that disheveled street artist tried to play it angrily at you before you slit her throat.”