Monthly Archives: July 2010

Essential Fighter Preview

Well technically, its a knight. Shazbot mentioned that the podcast mentioned that the fighter knight wouldn’t get at-will exploits, but instead have abilities that would modify melee basic attacks, and from the looks of things thats true. The knight is proficient in every sort of armor out there (as opposed […]

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Wizard Preview

Bill assures us that Essentials isn’t a new edition, and that content is backwards compatible between both it and “normal” D&D. I think the main hangup people are getting from this is that every class since Player’s Handbook was released follows the same model of power acquisition. Sure you get differing […]

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Essentials Preview

Finally, some information about what the fuck Essentials is all about. Reception is about what I’d predicted: trolls are crawling out of their bridges, and forums are blazing with excitement, trepidation, and people clamoring that its the second coming of another goddamn Half-Edition (even though none of the actual rules are […]

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