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Can a Shifter Druid use its racial Shifting feature in Wildshape?

The Shifter race from Eberron Rising from the Last War has the Shifting ability: Once per short rest as a bonus action, you can assume a more bestial appearance. This transformation lasts for 1 minute, until you die, or until you revert to your normal appearance as a bonus action. Druids have the Wildshape feature: […]

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Does drained stack?

2e introduced quite a lot of new rules, … . One being conditions. As I didn’t find any quota there I’m wondering: Does drained (and other conditions) stack? Example: One poison says: Stage 1 1d6 poison damage and drained 1 (1 hour); Stage 2 2d6 poison damage and drained 2 (1 hour); Stage 3 3d6 […]

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Is Entropic Warding a passive invocation?

I was wondering if entropic warding is activated passively at-will or if it requires a casting for it to be active? This is the description for the invocation When this invocation is activated, chaotic energies swirl about you, defl ecting incoming arrows, rays, and other ranged attacks (as entropic shield). You leave no trail (as […]

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Are there any spells that can damage a creature in another creatures stomach?

Under Casting a Spell > targets there is the following section: A Clear Path to the Target To target something, you must have a clear path to it, so it can’t be behind total cover. If you place an area of effect at a point that you can’t see and an obstruction, such as a […]

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How I politely say to my players that I don’t want to DM to them anymore?

I DM for a few different groups in a simultaneous fashion. DM’ing is a breeze for most of those groups. We always have a blast, we have a lot of fun, and we always end our day looking forward to the next session. For one group in specific, however, the situation is quite different. A […]

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How many invocations can I cast as a warlock per round? (3.5e)

I am quiet new to the DnD 3.5 and this is my first post ever! So yesterday I created a warlock for a new underdark campaing we started. We all started at level 3 so I picked 3 invocations ( normally 2 but I traded 1 feat for 1 invocation). I picked walk unseen (invisibility), […]

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Do long casting times require continuous line of sight and range?

When casting a spell with a casting time greater than an action, do range and line of sight need to be maintained for the entire time? For instance, does a cleric casting Prayer of Healing need the targets to be within 30 ft. and in line of sight for just the start of the spell, […]

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Does Armor of Agathys work for melee spell attacks?

Armor of Agathys (PHB 215) states: If a creature hits you with a melee attack while you have these hit points, the creature takes 5 cold damage. Since it doesn’t specify that it has to be a weapon attack, does it also work for melee spell attacks? Specifically, would it work against Spiritual Weapon (PHB […]

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How to deal with players not having fun and not roleplaying?

first post here, so I apologize if I am breaking some conventions I am unaware of. I am currently running a group of six people through Tomb of Annihilation (I will not be taking care to avoid spoilers, so you are warned beyond this point). The campaign is decently well. The group of players is […]

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How to make research not boring

My players are playing a warlock, a ranger, a rogue/fighter, and an adept (tier 4 campaign). The adept is a knowledge-based adept, and is trying to research a way to stop an ancient evil. Three of the four characters can be doing other things (gathering material components needed for the ritual, etc.). So, the question […]