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  • Welcome to West Marches

    Hey, everyone! Time for a legit post here in the Adventure Log. I've been a busy bee working on the Wiki pages, mostly meta stuff. I encourage everyone to head over there and check out the rules and info. In particular, take note of the [[Rules | Party …

  • How to Add Your Character to the Site

    We've had a couple of great sessions so far, and I'm really stoked to see what all happens in future games in the West Marches! Brandon has initiated the role of Party Leader with the first two sessions, but I encourage everyone to take the game into …

  • Exploration Experience

    Something I've been thinking about for a few weeks has been awarding experience points for exploring the world. Sure, the game is about hitting monsters with sharp sticks, but it's also fun to discover things. D&D hasn't been very good about supporting …

  • Game Etiquette and the RSVP Button

    Lately people have been holding out on committing to game night until the day-of. While I love gaming and make an effort to be flexible for people, I haven't been seeing a lot of reciprocity. It's completely understandable when people can't make it--that …

  • Revisiting Exploration XP

    Greetings, West Marchers. February has been a fairly busy month for everyone, but we did have some solid gaming and a few happenings in the kingdom of Gyleon. I'm happy to see people pushing farther out into the world and uncovering new locations. …

  • The Rules of Adventuring

    Hello, West Marchers. I have a few meta-level things to talk about here quick, and then it's back to your regularly un-scheduled Adventure Logs. Firstly, I'd like to remind everyone that there is a minimum player requirement for a session: 3 players …

  • Changes in DM Availability

    Hello, West Marchers. I'm putting this as an Adventure Log to help promote visibility. Maybe some of you still get the notification emails for these; I dunno... Anyway, I wanted to make it known that a friend of mine has started his own D&D game and …

  • DM Availability Follow-up

    Hi again. I just wanted to confirm for the group that Tuesdays are going to be my day off as DM. I really hope this doesn't put too much constraint on gaming here at the office; please consider breaking out of our normal Tues/Thurs schedule. Tomorrow ( …

  • Main Page

    table{border:1px solid black}. |_. Navigation | | [[Creatures | Creatures]] | | [[People and Organizations | People and Organizations]] | | [[Places | Places]] | |_. Meta | | [[New Player Orientation | New Player …

  • Rules

    The rules for playing D&D are covered in the Player's Handbook, but there are a few additional rules required as a game group to make this group run well. It's important that we recognize each others' time is valuable, and these guidelines will help us …

  • New Player Orientation

    Days beyond the western borders of the [[Kingdom of Gyleon]] rests [[Westmoor]], a town of ill repute. While most civilized men and women are content to rest within their villages, enclaves, and holds, a select few feel the call of the wilds beyond …

  • Player Resources

    h3. Links * "D&D Basic Rules PDF (free)":http://dnd.wizards.com/articles/features/basicrules * "Downloadable Character Sheets":https://dnd.wizards.com/articles/features/character_sheets * "D&D Subreddit":www.reddit.com/r/dnd * "How to Make a Character …

  • Downtime

    A thief engages in a jewel heist. A fighter wins an exciting boxing match against a local celebrity. A wizard researches the arcane mysteries of the stars. These are all exciting stories, but in terms of West Marches, they are grouped into a category of …

  • Standard Array

    The Standard Array in D&D refers to the standard pre-generated set of Ability Scores: h5. 15, 14, 13, 12, 10, 8 This set of scores is required if you want to create a character prior to a scheduled game. You may choose to use this set of scores if …

  • Wiki Formatting

    Edit this page to see how the actual formatting looks, but try not to save any changes. h3. Link to Textile Formatting Guide "Formatting Using Textile":http://redcloth.org/hobix.com/textile/ h3. Paragraphs You need to do two line returns to …

  • Resources

    This is a directory to various player resources and help pages. * [[Character Creation Resources | Character Creation Resources]] * [[New Player Orientation | New Player Orientation]] * [[Player Resources | Player Resources]] * [[Standard Array | …

  • Timeline

    |_. Game |_. Start Date |_. End Date |_. Characters |_. Session Focus | | [[First Experiences in the West Marches |1]]| 1 June 399 | 1 June 399 | [[:akorath-binglehop | Akorath Binglehop]],
    [[:jarad | Jarad Al Alhazred]],
    [[:roywin- …

  • Rule Clarifications

    Sometimes we don't have time to look up complicated rules during the game. When we have to look up a rule after the game, it should be noted here so that it's always in reach. Plus, any frequently-confused rules will be easy to apply consistently. * " …