This Week on Owlbear Soup Richard ( http://atomicgametheory.com/) and Justin ( https://DreadPirateRabbits.com) talked about many things, but mostly the new D&D Adventure book due in September — Rime of the Wintermaiden — Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/owlbearsoup
Additional Show Notes
- D&D Beyond – https://www.dndbeyond.com/sources/lrdtob – Legends of Runterra :Dark Tides of Bilgewater is getting pulled. **As of August 10**
- Wizard of the Coast showing an outline of some of the ways they are encouraging Diversity in D&D https://dnd.wizards.com/articles/features/diversity-and-dnd – D&D Announcements.
- Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden. (320 pages with poster map)
- Sept. 15th, 2020 Special edition cover like the others. – It is a horror campaign — Similar to The Thing.
- New Things
- Campaign from 1-13
- Cold Chilly Campaign
- It is going to feature Auril – The Cold Goddess – Neutral Evil – Portfolio Winter, Domains Nature, Tempest
- She has been around since 1e, not a new goddess-like mentioned in the announcement stream.
- Over 50 stat blocks + Multiple for Auril
- Follow a similar quest structure at the essential kit.
- Grand Campaign with multiple smaller adventures.
- Rules for survival things, like fishing for Knucklehead trout.
- Plenty of tools for environments. – Avalanche, Blizzards
- Sports and Games – Goliath Sport that the Adv. Can partake in.
- Additionally, they are going to release – Dice Set – Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden Miniatures – Beadle and Grimm’s Plat Edition is back
- IDW Publishing is pushing a new Graphic Novel ‘At The Spine of the World”
- And of source the cookbook Heroes’ Feast