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Are there situations where high-damage single attacks are better than multiple attacks that add up to more damage overall?

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Is casting unused spells in the morning legit?

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It is legal to adapt a video game franchise into tabletop RPG for private use?

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Fireball alternative for a demon heavy campaign?

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In Critical Role Campaign 2, did Caleb keep a stock of pearls for casting Fortune's Favor?

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Do creatures age at the pace of the creature they've shapeshifted into?

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Are there any 5e spells whereby PCs can gain the benefit of a long rest without actually taking a long rest?

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Are classes from a tabletop RPG copyrightable?

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Running a oneshot for a group with no TTRPG experience

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Does this allow Shillelagh to be cast using Constitution?

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Does a Simulacrum need to Eat, Sleep, Drink, or Breathe?

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Concentration while in Gaseous Form

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Can a fighter learn to use firearms despite them only recently being invented by another member of the party

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Does Guiding Bolt reveal a Gloom Stalker ranger in darkness?

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How do you simulate dependent dice rolls in anydice?

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Can a Sending (3rd level spell) contact a soul or just a living creature?

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Does attacking with a Dragon Wing Hand Crossbow require one hand or two?

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If a lizardfolk shaman is killed while in crocodile form, what is its HP after it reverts to its true form?

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Player erinyes ECL (equivalent character level)?

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What games/versions were “before character sheets”?

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Does the Dodge action have any effect when you are incapacitated or your speed drops to 0?

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How do I handle knowledge of items in D&D - player shopping from the Manual, not from the shop

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If a player gets Lycanthropy, does it start immediately? Or does it take a while?

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How do I approach my DM about keeping my character balanced and involved after a lot of player churn and uneven play time?'

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Is this altered version of the spell "Crown of Madness" balanced?

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Can Locate Object find the orb of a Scrying sensor?

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If a Deva changes shape into a bear, do its attacks retain Angelic Weapons radiant damage?

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How does Magical Inspiration interact with Magic Missile

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Does the Drakewarden's Drake have to increase in size at lv7 and lv15?

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Why is metamagic considered unbalanced?

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Does a barbarian's danger sense work for saves against falling?

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Can possession by a ghost be broken with magic circle?


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