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With the 2019 Sage Advice Compendium release, are Jeremy Crawford's tweets considered to be "official rulings"?

The 2019 Sage Advice Compendium has been released. Previously, the SAC has indicated that Jeremy Crawford's tweets were considered to be official rulings. Is this still true?
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Can you stand up from being prone using Skirmisher outside of your turn?

Using the Rogue Scout's Skirmisher feature, which states: You can move up to half your speed as a reaction when an enemy ends its turn within 5 feet of you. Additionally: Being Prone, PHB pg 190/...
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Can you stand up from prone while stunned?

If you are Stunned, your movement isn't reduced to 0 (unlike grappled.) Can you stand up from prone while Stunned? Can you also drop prone from standing? Stunned A stunned creature is incapacitated (...
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Does teleportation trigger the secondary damage of the Booming Blade cantrip?

I've seen these 2 questions, but neither seems to address exactly what I'm wondering: Does standing up from prone trigger the secondary damage from the Booming Blade cantrip? Does the Booming Blade ...
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Does the Booming Blade cantrip's secondary damage trigger only when the creature moves locations?

The description of the booming blade cantrip says (SCAG, p. 142; emphasis mine): As part of the action used to cast this spell, you must make a melee attack with a weapon against one creature ...
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Do Tabaxi regain the use of their Feline Agility trait if they get up from being knocked prone but don't move to a different space?

If a Tabaxi PC is knocked prone and then uses their turn to get up without moving anywhere else, does that let them refresh their Feline Agility racial ability? Getting up uses half their movement ...
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What are the repercussions of the Sword Coast Adventurers Guide errata to the cantrips Green-Flame Blade and Booming Blade?

In the most recent errata update to the Sword Coast Adventurers guide, Green-Flame Blade and Booming Blade have received errata to their range and spell text, being altered from Range: 5 feet to ...
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Can an Elk make an attack of opportunity with its Hooves when an adjacent creature stands up from being prone?

The rulebook says that an attack of opportunity can be done on a foe leaving your reach area without disengaging. My thought is kind of reminiscent of the old wording "leaving a threatened area", but ...
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Banishment as an escape route

Normally, the Banishment spell is used to remove a target from combat for a while. But I've been asked some questions by a player and I'm not sure how to answer them. For reference, we're talking ...
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What happens when you use the Telekinetic shove from Tasha's when flying directly above your target? [closed]

The feat says that "the target must succeed on a Strength saving throw (DC 8 + your proficiency bonus + the ability modifier of the score increased by this feat) or be moved 5 feet toward or away ...
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Do the Unearthed Arcana Tunnel Fighter Fighting Style and the Arcane Archer Fighter's Grasping Arrow features trigger when standing from prone?

The Light, Dark, Underdark! Unearthed Arcana includes the Tunnel Fighter Fighting Style which states: [...] As a bonus action, you can enter a defensive stance that lasts until the start of your ...
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Are there any official rules for the exact meaning of the phrase "when the target willingly moves" in Booming Blade? [duplicate]

The Booming Blade cantrip's secondary effect states that "[the target] becomes sheathed in booming energy until the start of your next turn. If the target willingly moves before then, it immediately ...
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