Role-playing Games Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for gamemasters and players of tabletop, paper-and-pencil role-playing games. It only takes a minute to sign up.

Sign up to join this community
Anybody can ask a question
Anybody can answer
The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Top Questions

24 votes
13 answers
4k views

How to make a NPC intimidating the party more effective?

12 votes
7 answers
3k views

Does Gift of the Ever-Living Ones maximize the damage and/or healing from Gloves of Soul Catching?

11 votes
7 answers
3k views

Can you use your bonus action to move, but not attack with, a spiritual weapon?

16 votes
4 answers
6k views

How to survive level 1 as a wizard?

20 votes
7 answers
3k views

How can I help players who have trouble interjecting into conversations and roleplaying?

10 votes
6 answers
2k views

How to effectively deal with advanced "remote control" tactics in dungeons?

9 votes
7 answers
5k views

Is it appropriate to bring a player character back after they had been "killed"?

16 votes
5 answers
2k views

How to respectfully roleplay sign-language without knowing it?

17 votes
2 answers
4k views

Do characters have to wait 24 hours to long rest, if a long rest is interrupted?

15 votes
5 answers
2k views

At what level does the Sleep spell stop being effective?

7 votes
3 answers
3k views

How often do I need to sing Happy Birthday to myself to survive Space Junk Cyberpunk?

18 votes
6 answers
3k views

Can invisibility be countered by "ramming" the whole room with lots of conjured animals?

15 votes
4 answers
2k views

Writing text anyone can understand as a Wizard

6 votes
4 answers
3k views

How to play as a dual-wielding monk?

20 votes
2 answers
2k views

Can a Bladesinger wizard cast a Bonus Action spell and still use their Extra Attack feature to cast a cantrip on the same turn?

18 votes
2 answers
2k views

Does the Wizard's Spell Mastery spells need to be prepared as a Wizard or can they be "known"?

13 votes
6 answers
2k views

What information should I give the players for them to draw their map?

11 votes
2 answers
2k views

Is there a true-neutral Great Old One patron in Forgotten Realms?

9 votes
5 answers
2k views

Does the 'surface thoughts' aspect of Detect Thoughts allow a character to know what spells another creature has prepared?

8 votes
3 answers
2k views

How can I make an ageless warlock?

11 votes
4 answers
2k views

Can someone using a Detect Magic spell see a Subtle Spell being cast?

10 votes
4 answers
2k views

Do lifestyle expenses alter by the number of people in a family?

11 votes
5 answers
1k views

Would a charmed creature be considered Surprised when attacked?

13 votes
1 answer
2k views

Is D&D Beyond correct in showing my ranger's attack bonus being higher than his Dex mod + bonus from Archery Fighting Style?

12 votes
3 answers
2k views

What is stronger: an ability that can be used proficiency bonus times, or one that can be used once per short rest?

7 votes
6 answers
2k views

Is there any monster with statblock changes during an encounter?

10 votes
4 answers
2k views

Do either truesight or x-ray vision see through a prismatic wall?

8 votes
2 answers
2k views

Are there spells which cause hidden creatures to make a sound?

11 votes
2 answers
2k views

Does standing up from being prone in difficult terrain consume all of your movement?

13 votes
2 answers
1k views

Paladin fighting style blind fighting and druid ability wild shape working together?

14 votes
3 answers
654 views

What is the casting time of a spell cast using the War Caster feat?

13 votes
3 answers
1k views

What does it mean to not have points in avatar?

14 votes
2 answers
799 views

What's the most common language shared by those who don't speak Common?

4 votes
6 answers
681 views

Can I make myself a more difficult target by flying prone?

11 votes
3 answers
2k views

How to defend allies as a Fighter at level 1?

8 votes
1 answer
1k views

Can Arcane Armor replace a missing eye?

2 votes
5 answers
454 views

Does this Sack of Carrying work as simpler replacement for Bag of Holding?

11 votes
2 answers
2k views

Can a collective of creatures add their Strength together to move or lift a heavy object?

5 votes
1 answer
2k views

Is my homebrew Hiccupera spell any good?

12 votes
2 answers
1k views

Statistically, when should you wait to use Sneak Attack on a second attack with advantage?

6 votes
3 answers
686 views

How to play Son of Ether without turning it into a comic relief?

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

Unarmed strike with brass knuckles, gauntlets, or bare fists

13 votes
2 answers
1k views

Holy Water Elemental?

7 votes
1 answer
1k views

How to calculate HP if an item increases constitution

10 votes
2 answers
893 views

Can a character with the Quickened Spell Metamagic and the War Caster feat theoretically cast three cantrips in one turn?

16 votes
1 answer
681 views

Pronunciation of proper names in PF2e's Mwangi Expanse

7 votes
3 answers
858 views

Can Tempestuous Magic break a grapple?

5 votes
3 answers
1k views

Is this Soul Swap spell balanced?


Looking for more? Browse the complete list of questions, or popular tags. Help us answer unanswered questions.