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Some Fundemental Math in 5e and BG3

This is a resource outlining what I consider the most important math for understanding D&D 5e and BG3.

4 / 9 / 2022

Seshtali_BG3

Fallen Light - An Eagleheart Barbarian Build

A new patch deserves a new build! This build uses the new Eagleheart subclass in combination with a curated set out of items to rain lightning down from on high! And if there isn’t somewhere high to reign from, we can make our own throne.

3 / 16 / 2022

Everburn_BG3

Baldur's Gate 3 Weapons Tier List

This article is actually two tier lists in one. I rank all the unique weapons in the game, but I also rank Larian's added weapon actions. Both are important to understanding what you will get from your weapon choices.

3 / 15 / 2022

Instinctual_Warrior

RPG Veteran, Pathfinder Beginner: Journal #3

In this article I discuss three topics: (1) The Instinctual Warrior class as a wisdom stack build, (2) The best weapon in the game (in my opinion), (3) My first steps in Unfair difficulty.

3 / 15 / 2022

Minsc and Boo

Miniature Giants– A Meme Build for Playing Minsc in BG3 EA

Like the Knight of Faith, this build will center around three interlocking synergies. This time its between the Hunter Ranger’s Giant Killer feature, the Beast Tamer Find Familiar ability, and the Enlarge/Reduce Person spell.

1 / 14 / 2022

So'kier_1

Vlaakith’s Arcane Knight of Faith – A Great Weapon Master Wizard Build

This is a build that uses innate Githyanki weapon proficiencies to get the Great Weapon Master Feat on an abjuration wizard, combining the Sword of Justice Shield of Faith with Arcane Ward and a synergy of defensive spells to create an unstoppable juggernaut.

1 / 14 / 2022

ZA_Cleric_2

RPG Veteran, Pathfinder Beginner: Journal #2

In this entry I want to primarily discuss efficient sources for dealing damage, both in general and for my wisdom build specifically. I also include some corrections to my first journal entry.

12 / 17 / 2021

ZA_Cleric

RPG Veteran, Pathfinder Beginner: Journal #1

I am a CRPG and tabletop RPG veteran with 20 years of experience in D&D and D&D CRPG’s, particularly the Baldur’s Gate Series. I thought it would be interesting if I journaled my thoughts about Wrath of the Righteous while I am learning it.

12 / 10 / 2021

Mythological image of a man and woman fleeing a dark figure

Myths on Polished Skull

Translated by Brother Lanfranc, who ate himself. Pray for his soul, ye who readest this history and guard thine own hereafter. Veni sancti Hostia. Da robur, fer auxilium, Amen.

1 / 16 / 2022

Porphory with the squad

The Brand of Cloakwood Coast: A Druid Striker Build for Baldur's Gate 3

This is a high sustained DPR striker build for the druid class in BG3. It relies on the unique interaction that the spell Flame Blade has as an off-hand weapon, when paired with the Circlet of Fire that you can get as a quest reward in Waukeen’s Rest very early in your runs.

3 / 26 / 2022

Spell Tier List

Baldur's Gate 3 - Spell Tier List

This is the fourth and final article in my Baldur’s Gate Three Rankings and Guide Series. In past articles I ranked abilities, races, classes, and in this article, I rank every spell available in the game.

1 / 16 / 2022

Flying Solo

Three Must-Play Solo Builds for Baldur’s Gate I

My recommendations for extremely fun solo builds for BGI

1 / 16 / 2022

This article is a resource for optimizing your Tavs! It is entry three of four in my Baldur’s Gate 3 rankings and guide series where I review the 7 classes and the 15 subclasses available in the early access so far.

Baldur's Gate 3 Class Tier List and Guide

This is entry three of four in my Baldur’s Gate 3 rankings and guide series where I review the 7 classes and the 15 subclasses available in the early access so far.

4 / 13 / 2022

BG3 High Elf

Baldur's Gate 3 - Race Tier List

I rank the races available in BG3 early access. I cannot stress enough that BG3 is a video game. If you find this because you have googled something you will hopefully regret under the influence of rage, fear, and ethnic insecurity, I am not on your side. Find someone qualified to help you.

1 / 16 / 2022

Gauntlet signifying strength in Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 - Ability Guide

This is the first article in a four part series where I analyze and rank fundamental build choices in Baldur’s Gate 3 (BG3). I will be ranking abilities, races, classes, and spells. In this article I analyze and rank abilities. Not all abilities are equal!

1 / 16 / 2022