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Playing by the Rules: Lawful Alignments

Playing by the Rules: Lawful Alignment   Alignment Alignment is the personal and philosophical positions of your character.  Some classes have specific alignment restrictions, such as Barbarians must be Chaotic and Monks must be Lawful.  The Paladin is probably the most obvious example, as all Paladins must be Lawful Good.  Devils (Baatezu) are always Lawful […]

D&D NEXT has a new home on Wizards.com!

Wizards of the Coast has just launched a brand new hub of information for D&D Next, the “next” iteration of the game, at http://www.wizards.com/DnD/DnDNext.aspx. The new page features all the latest and greatest on D&D Next including articles from Wizards, discussions about the future of the game, and seminar transcripts from the recent D&D Experience event. […]

NERD TREK interview with Matt Wilson of Privateer Press!

Matt Wilson, Chief Creative Officer of Privateer Press & Director of the film Wolfsbane sat down with NERD TREK for an exclusive interview.  Privateer Press is responsible for the WARMACHINE product line as well as HORDES, IRON KINGDOMS, and No Quarter Magazine.  The movie Wolfsbane is Wilson’s first foray into the film industry and is a steam-punk twist on […]

Everything I need to know I learned from Dungeons & Dragons

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“With tongue-in-cheek humor, the creator of the award-winning Confessions of a Part-Time Sorceress takes on the self-help section, proving that the benefits of the Dungeons & Dragons® game goes far beyond simple entertainment.” During PAX Prime 2011 NERD TREK met with Wizards of the Coast to discuss their new line of Neverwinter products.  After the […]