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Joel Derfner
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34 votes
10 answers
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How can I stop forgetting to use my abilities?

23 votes
3 answers
5k views

My characters, though different classes/races/etc., always seem to have similar personalities. Is this a problem, and, if so, how can I fix it?

14 votes
2 answers
3k views

What is the statistical difference, if there is one, between attacking twice (action and bonus action) and attacking once with advantage?

11 votes
1 answer
2k views

My level-5 rogue with crossbow expert feels overpowered; how can I make combat more varied?

10 votes
3 answers
686 views

Are there any spells (for any class) that grant other characters fire damage resistance?

9 votes
2 answers
2k views

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

8 votes
2 answers
959 views

How is the flavor text at the beginning of class descriptions in PH organized?

8 votes
1 answer
193 views

How do I determine appropriate Sorcery Point costs for homebrew Metamagics?

6 votes
1 answer
141 views

Where does the language in the Twinned Spell Metamagic about targeting more than one creature come from?

6 votes
2 answers
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What are the mechanics of an Arcane Trickster using an Owl familiar's Flyby ability to gain Sneak Attack?

5 votes
2 answers
232 views

Statistically, how high a roll should I use Empowered Spell to reroll for damage?

5 votes
2 answers
632 views

What are good principles for determining whether and at what level a homebrew class feature is balanced?

5 votes
1 answer
829 views

If my Arcane Trickster's owl familiar is within 5 ft of the enemy, can it both give advantage to the next attacker and trigger Sneak Attack?

5 votes
1 answer
645 views

In homebrewing a subclass on D&D Beyond, how do I add a feature that does extra damage based on an ability score modifier?

4 votes
1 answer
415 views

How can I fold Sorcery Points into Spell Points without over- or underpowering the sorcerer class?

3 votes
2 answers
318 views

Can a Wild Magic Sorcerer use Tides of Chaos to give another character advantage?

0 votes
1 answer
305 views

What is the difference between a DMPC and an NPC? [duplicate]

-1 votes
3 answers
678 views

Are these 5e homebrew Metamagics balanced? [closed]