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Dungeons & Dragons
Original Release Date:
January 26, 1974
Wizards of the Coast, TSR Inc.
E. Gary Gygax, Dave Arneson
Player Count:
4-8 Players Recommended
Age Recommendation:
Length per Game:
3 hours +
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The 20 Best Magic Items For Clerics In D&D 5e, Ranked

Dungeons & Dragons clerics have no shortage of options when it comes to choosing magic items to enhance their strengths or shore up their weaknesses.

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18 Best Magic Items For Monks In D&D 5e, Ranked

There are a wide array of magic items that can make a monk a formidable Dungeons & Dragons power-player.

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D&D: Understanding Immunities, Resistances & Vulnerabilities Can Be a Game Changer

Immunity, resistance and vulnerability are deceptively tricky in Dungeons & Dragons. Throw in magic damage types and some new players may be confused.

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DnD Party Vanquishes Magic-Protected BBEG by Using Reverse Gravity

A D&D party ingeniously uses Reverse Gravity to "dust" the main villain, which simultaneously derails their DM's plans for the campaign.

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20 Best Feats For Wizards In D&D 5e, Ranked

The best feats wizard feats 5e has to offer either give the character new options or help enhance their existing features.

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25 Common Magical Items Your D&D Party Will Thank You For

It isn't only the rare items that make a D&D session memorable. There's plenty of fun to be had with common magical items sure to charm any party.

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20 Best 5E Magic Items For Warlocks In D&D

These Dungeons & Dragons items can enhance the spooky spellcasting abilities of a warlock or help them cover their weak spots.

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Every Baldur's Gate 3 Race, Ranked

There are 11 races to choose from in Baldur's Gate 3, and while it ultimately comes down to player preference, some have more benefits than others.

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Every D&D Class, Ranked By Combat Ability

When taking into account every D&D class' features and abilities, the most proficient combatants quickly set themselves apart from the rest.

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Dungeons & Dragons Team Responds After AI-Generated Art Sparks Backlash

Wizards of the Coast confirms that the new rule book, Bigby Presents: Glory of the Giants, contains AI artwork, and people are reasonably not happy.

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Which Dimension 20 Campaign Is the Best?

Dimension 20 is a Dungeons and Dragons streaming show with 16 amazing campaigns. While each season has its upsides, some stand out more than others.

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DnD DM Uses Powerful Merchants Guild As an Unexpected Campaign Plot Device

A clever Dungeons & Dragons DM uses a party's failed attack on the Guild of Merchants to move the plot of their campaign forward.

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Dungeons & Dragons: How to Build the Perfect Gloom Stalker Ranger

D&D's Gloom Stalker Ranger doesn't fear exploring the dark forests or gloomy caverns that give others trepidation. Here's what makes them strong.

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Every Druid Multiclass Combo In D&D 5e, Ranked

Players can customize a druid in any way they see fit, and with that versatility comes many great multiclassing options.

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D&D 5e Creature Feature Fridays: Vecna

Vecna is easily one of the most iconic D&D antagonists ever thanks to his long publication history and appearances in Stranger Things & Critical Role.

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How to Build Dungeons & Dragons' Most Powerful Sorcerer

The Sorcerer is already one of the most powerful spellcasters in Dungeons & Dragons. With these tips, your Sorcerer will be ungodly powerful.

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Every D&D 5e Campaign Setting, Ranked

Whether as complete worlds or as inspiration for homebrew campaigns, D&D 5e's many campaign settings provide ample material to pull from.

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Every Rogue Multiclass Combo In D&D, Ranked

Rogues in Dungeons & Dragons are already great at what they do, but multiclassing can give them some extra options both in and out of combat.

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Every Barbarian Multiclass Combo in D&D 5e, Ranked

In Dungeons & Dragons, complimenting the Barbarian's strengths with certain multiclass combos makes the tribal warrior nearly unstoppable.

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DnD: Necromancer Meets Fiery Demise After Instructions to 'Self-Reflect'

During an intense D&D battle, a Peace Cleric player unintentionally vanquishes a powerful Necromancer by telling them to "reflect" on their actions.