Mythical Monstrosities

Mythical Monday’s: Qilin

The Qilin is based in chinese lore. It is a mythical hoofed chimera that appears as a mixture of a Dragon, deer and unicorn. Said to appear with the imminent arrival or passing of a sage or illustrious ruler. It is often depicted with what looks like fire all over its body. It was sometimes called… Continue reading Mythical Monday’s: Qilin

Mythical Monstrosities

Monster: The Phase Spider

How many people know someone who is afraid of spiders ? I think just about all of us do. It is a common fear. Now lets take your fear. Make it bigger then your average dinning room game table and has the ability to seamlessly shift between this plane and the Ethereal! Many players dread… Continue reading Monster: The Phase Spider

Mythical Monstrosities

The Ogre

Smallest of the giants kin but still towering at nine to ten foot tall the ogre is very impressive. Ogre's like their giant relatives come in many shapes and sizes. But all have a few things in common. Nearly all ogre have a skin tone ranging from yellows to browns. With the exception of the… Continue reading The Ogre

Mythical Monstrosities

Naga

Delve long enough and deep enough and you might run into these ancient  creatures. The Naga are immensely powerful immortal beings. Each encounter with a Naga can prove difficult as it is likely to be much different then the last Naga. As they are also very intelligent and they ability's vary widely as does their alignments.… Continue reading Naga

Mythical Monstrosities

Manticore

Oh The Manticore One of my favorite creatures of myth and legend. Also always a very enjoyable creature to throw out on the table come game time.  The Manticore starts off in Persian legend.The image of this beast was considered a mark of evil by many right up until the early 1900s and is to… Continue reading Manticore

Mythical Monstrosities

The Lich

Few Monsters in the history of gaming evoke so much power and fear. The Lich is so much more than just a monster. When your DM introduces a Lich into your game your group is coming face to face with Legendary power. More often than not this will be a reoccurring major NPC in your… Continue reading The Lich

Mythical Monstrosities

Kobolds

Oh our scaly little friends of the ages. Just about anyone who has ever rolled the dice in a game of D&D has cut their teeth at some point against Kobolds. Surprisingly these little scaly humanoids have changed very little over the years. One of the few things that has changed over the years has… Continue reading Kobolds