Equipment Qualities and Materials

And what’s that tune he’s always whistling?

What’s he building in there?

What’s he building in there?

We have a right to know

“What’s he building in there?”, Thomas Alan Waits, 1999

This article is an extension of an older piece, one that’s certainly served our table quite well in the past (and is available here). I’ve added on to the rather short list of equipment qualities and materials based on a couple of years of playtesting and table time. These are my answers to the inevitable questions that arise in DCC considering mithril gear and dwarven shield-spikes. Judges can also be use the tables to quickly generate interesting loot for adventures.



DCC Equipment – Qualities and materials


Illustration by the sharp and cutting Joni Kesti.