Tag Info

New answers tagged


Yes. Certain special abilities, spells, and situations allow you to take a special action called a reaction. A reaction is an instant response to a trigger of some kind, which can occur on your turn or on someone else’s. The opportunity attack, described later in this chapter, is the most common type of reaction. -PHB Page 190


The creature that was interrupted: If the reaction interrupts another creature’s turn, that creature can continue its turn right after the reaction. This sentence structure explicitly connects the two mentions of "creature" so that they mean the same creature.


The creature that was interrupted. A Reaction is an "action" taken when it's not your turn, so you don't have a turn to continue. Example: Fighter and Goblin are adjacent to one another. Fighter swings and misses (Action) and elects to stay where he is (no Move), then ends his turn. Goblin swings and misses (Action), then tries to get away (Move), ...

Top 50 recent answers are included