Questions tagged [theros]

For questions about Theros, a campaign setting for Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition, based on the corresponding plane in the Magic: The Gathering card game. The setting was formally introduced to D&D with the release of the Mythic Odysseys of Theros book in 2020. Theros takes obvious inspiration from Ancient Greek culture/beliefs, and centers on themes of fate, heroes, gods, and monsters. The book adds new mechanics for supernatural gifts and piety.

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Frontline satyr bard – better to be from Theros or from Thylea?

I plan to make a frontline bard – high AC, mostly melee attacks with a bit of magic (war caster feat), who also has nice social skills. I will take college of valour. We are starting at 1st level and ...
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Can I gain Piety from multiple Deities on Theros?

There is a character in the Theros Beyond Death MTG cards who appears to have gained Piety from two deities at once, Eutropia, the twice favoured. Her flavour text reads: Nylea speaks to her in the ...
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Do existing benefits of the piety system continue to work in planes other than Theros?

The Mythic Odysseys of Theros book introduces mechanics for Piety (p. 36): The strength of your devotion to your god is measured by your piety score. As you increase that score, you gain blessings ...
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How do I determine which warlock pacts/patrons are best suited to which entities on Theros?

The Mythic Odysseys of Theros book lists, for each of the gods, the domains most associated to them, as well as a list of suggested classes for the god's champions. Here is an example for Athreos (p. ...
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Is the Piety system restricted to only the deities of Theros?

The new sourcebook Mythic Odysseys of Theros includes the Piety system, which allows the player to earn buffs and abilities depending on their relationship with their deity. The book defines all of ...
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