Baklunish Empire, Dungeons & Dragons, Greyhawk, Suel Empire

The Migration Routes of the Suel and Baklunish Empires

Last time we looked at the actual size of the Baklunish and Suel empires (see Where were the Suel and Baklunish Empires Located? for more); and this time I would like to look at the migration routes of the two empires as they moved east. Using the empire maps I created last time and the… Continue reading The Migration Routes of the Suel and Baklunish Empires

Baklunish Empire, Great Kingdom, Greyhawk, Suel Empire

Where were the Suel and Baklunish Empires Located?

When I first got into the World of Greyhawk I was tantalized by the Suel and Baklunish empires. These two great behemoths were the superpowers of the ancient world and they wielded magics that could, and would, reshape the world. But where were these empires located and how large were they? Our first real understanding… Continue reading Where were the Suel and Baklunish Empires Located?

D&D 3.5e, D&D 5e, Skill Checks

An Alternative Method for Skill Checks in DnD 5e

When I first started playing Dungeons & Dragons it was with the 3.5 Revision (D&D 3.5). The game is wonderfully simple in some aspects and woefully complicated in others. One of those overly complicated aspects of the game comes from the skill system used (and which has lingered on ever since in various forms). Let's… Continue reading An Alternative Method for Skill Checks in DnD 5e