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Adventure 155: Class Act Magic Users

The last of the class acts? Magic Users are as integral to Dungeons & Dragons as dungeons and dragons are. Join the Save Or Die crew as they discuss these spell casting archetypes of fantasy and how they view and use them in their own games. Show links Zenopus Archives blog about ...

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Side Adventure 21: Email Ketchup

At Save Or Die we relish all of our emails so we regret that we have not mustard a response in so much thyme. We want to be peppered with questions and a-salt-ed with queries and you don't ever have to butter us up. We mayo have had too much ...

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Adventure 154 - Holmes Basic

The three hosts are together again in the latest Save Or Die! where we talk Holmes Basic with our guest the Arch Zenopus himself Zach of the Zenopus Archives. A SOD favorite gets reexplored as we take a deep dive into what makes Holmes Basic such an endearing part of ...

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Side Adventure 20: NTRPGCON 2019 Wrap up!

In this Side Adventure Carl and Courtney go over their experiences at North Texas RPG Con 2019. Links for the show: Ordinary Human Games https://www.drivethrurpg.com/browse/pub/14187/Ordinary-Human-Games ZENOPUS ARCHIVES http://zenopusarchives.blogspot.com/ World of Game Design https://wogd.com/ Douglas Zielsdorf "Forged Locale #1: "The House of the Broken Sky"" https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/213010/Forged-Locale-1-The-House-of-the-Broken-Sky?fbclid=IwAR1UMHPJHxWWkqhi4yC66_qTL7q1juhBaE3n5I26DET998V3HEB65mSAygw Dwarven Forge https://dwarvenforge.com/ Creeping Cold on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/599310737/creeping-cold?ref=6dniz2 Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Saveordiepodcast/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/SaveorDieStaff Vince’s Blog – http://theevildm.com Vince's TheEvilDM Youtube OSR - ...

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Adventure 153 - Mystara Primer with Mr. Welch

Join the SOD crew with special guest Mr. Welch of the Welcome To Mystara YouTube series as we get a primer on the campaign setting of Mystara. Welcome To Mystara https://www.youtube.com/user/thehgw Wild Games Productions Discord Server https://discord.gg/zEpEGwR OSR Podcasts MeWe group https://mewe.com/group/5bbccb82a5f4e532eb77a5f4 Links for the show: Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Saveordiepodcast/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/SaveorDieStaff Vince’s Blog – http://theevildm.com Vince's TheEvilDM Sage Advice - https://goo.gl/R3g8Qw Support ...

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Magical Library Shelves

Magical Library Shelves There are times when the harried Dungeon Master needs to populate a Magic User’s library with some tomes that aren’t spell books. After all, there is certainly much theory involved with magic that go beyond a mere recitation of spells! Below is given a table for random books that might be found

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Cantrips: For Magic Users in Basic/Expert D&D

The Cantrip is a tiny spell created by practicing students of the magical arts during their apprenticeship and while a minor dweomer they still have some uses to the adventuring Magic-User. Elves do not obtain cantrips at first level as they don’t learn such in their youth, though a friendly Magic User may teach them at a later date….