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Review: Arcane Power

Arcane Power is the latest power source-specific supplement released by Wizards of the Coast, adding new options for the bard, sorcerer, swordmage, warlock, and wizard. Like its predecessor Martial Power, each class gets their own individual chapter, which adds new class features, powers, and paragon paths to each class. There’s […]

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Dragon: Get Familiar

This. Is. Awesome. Before Arcane Power is even out, we get a slew of new familiars for all tiers: 13 for Heroic, 14 for Paragon, and 4 for Epic. There’s a section on choosing a familiar based on your personality, class, or spell style, personalities and quirks given for each […]

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Archlich Is (Not) Fail?

Apparently the archlich is broken. Or its too powerful? I know a lot of people are clamoring from both sides of the fence, but I think I’ll just stick to the fence and actually, you know, try it before picking a side. I actually didnt notice when I read the […]

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The Archlich Excerpt and PC Death

Another Arcane Power excerpt is out, something that wasnt covered on RPGnet because they didnt want to waste the poster’s time. The archlich is an arcane epic destiny that does what the cover advertises: you become a lich. Becoming a lich in past editions was never this easy or cheap, […]

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Arcane Power “Prerelease”

The new bard virtue is prescience, and allows her to grant an ally hit by an attack a bonus to a defense once per encounter. Apparently its good for a “ranged” bard build. Sorcerers get two new spell sources: storm and cosmic. We’ve already seen cosmic on a preview, and […]

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Excerpt: Grave Caller

Grave callers apparently belong to an order of assassin-bards that basically function as normal assassins, except that they probably listen to The Cure and Nirvana while doing the rounds. Its a sound concept, I suppose, and will probably work out well if your group is tired of the same-old boring […]

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Preview: Summoning Magic

The latest Arcane Power preview is up, this one (again) concerning summoning magic. We already got a lot of this in one of the Ampersand articles, so to me this just sounds like more of the same. Mostly the article goes into very specific detail about how summoning magic works […]

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Preview: The Vestige Pact

The latest preview for Arcane Power is up, giving us a sneak peak at the new warlock pact that will debut in the book, the vestige pact. Vestiges were originally introduced in Tome of Magic (3E), where they were associated with the binder class. Binders were one of three new […]

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