Impractical Applications (Anti-Anticlimax Anathema)

Earlier this week, I talked about Artifacts of Anticlimax, those magic items that have been hyped into the stratosphere but just can’t live up to the hype for a number of reasons. I’ve occasionally been known to deal with items of this level—they’re something of an expectation in the kinds of settings I favor. My [...]

Artifacts of Anticlimax

It might have been played up just a bit too much in order to provide motivation. Or maybe it’s to justify the fact that everybody with a name, a backstory and/or an even remotely solid set of stats seems to want to get their hands on it. Whatever the reason, it’s clear that the item [...]