The Drawbacks Of Positive Fandoms

By | July 23rd, 2019|DnD, Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

I have started and stopped writing and deleted this post many times over the past two years. Hopefully I'll make it to the end this time. I started again this time because I've seen increasing numbers of Critters (fans of Critical Role) come forward and say "this community has not welcomed me." There are increasingly [...]

“The Dragon Prince” D&D Homebrew – Moonshadow Elves

By | September 19th, 2018|DnD, Dungeons and Dragons, Television, The Dragon Prince D&D|

Very minor spoilers for Netflix's The Dragon Prince. Netflix's The Dragon Prince hit the streaming service last weekend and I may or may not devoured the entire first 9-episode season in a single sitting. In short, it is fantastic and should appeal to any fan of D&D-style high fantasy.  The show honestly feels like a [...]

Critical Role is FAKE and Here’s the Proof

By | April 1st, 2018|April Fools, DnD, Fiona's Posts|

Over the past two years, I have watched a lot of Critical Role. I love the show, but I can't help but notice that sometimes, things seem... off. These are mostly brushed off by the cast or Geek & Sundry, but I just can't get them out of my head. In each and every episode, [...]

Forget Everything Else You’ve Heard – 10 DM Tips To Improve Your Game RIGHT NOW

By | April 1st, 2018|April Fools, DnD, Dungeons and Dragons, Roleplaying Games|

Do you want to get started as a new DM and aren't sure how? Are you an experienced DM whose game is lacking a certain je ne sais quoi? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here are 10 DM tips you need to know RIGHT NOW: 1. Have a powerful NPC travel with the party [...]

Defenders of Tal’Dorei: Episode 3 – “Forged Paths” (The Planetary Society Charity Stream)

By | March 20th, 2018|Defenders of Tal'Dorei, DnD, Dungeons and Dragons|

Defenders of Tal'Dorei is a live streamed D&D series where critters play D&D to raise money for charity in the world of Critical Role! Join Nick Uroseva as he DMs for Gil Ramirez (GilTheVlogsmith), Kimmy Davis (CrittersRPG), Nicole Hunsicker (@Nicken_Chicken), and Project Derailed's own Fiona LF Kelly as they stream to raise money for the [...]

Defenders of Tal’Dorei: Episode 2 – “Between Myriad of Foes” (The Pablove Foundation Charity Stream)

By | February 1st, 2018|Defenders of Tal'Dorei, DnD, Dungeons and Dragons|

This is a D&D stream set in the world of Critical Role to raise money for the Pablove Foundation. Mashafina (Fiona LF Kelly) and Tolf (Andrew of CritRoleStats) meet new friends, an elf assassin named Nasae (Kimmy Davis) and an eccentric Lizardfolk wizard named Quintus (Matt Abernathy) as they are thrust in the middle of [...]

Defenders of Tal’Dorei: Episode 1 – “Whispers in Westruun” (826LA Charity Stream)

By | October 23rd, 2017|Defenders of Tal'Dorei, DnD, TaldoreiDay|

Our very own, Nick Uroseva (artist, Critical Role Recaps) DMs an original D&D 5e adventure for James J. Haeck, Gil Ramirez, Andrew of CritRoleStats, and Project Derailed's Fiona L.F. Kelly set in Critical Role's Tal'dorei Setting. This charity stream was organized in conjunction with Tal'dorei Day and raised $214 for 826LA. Missed the stream and [...]

Sorry, I’m an Asshole: Swearing and Apology in Critical Role

By | August 31st, 2017|DnD, Dungeons and Dragons, Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

Check out Critical Role Transcript here and follow them on Twitter. Donate to their Go Fund Me. Check out CritRoleStats here and follow them on Twitter. Below is an abridged version of the full paper. Find the full version of this essay and our data here. Warning: Spoilers for Critical Role! Background When I found [...]