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Level Up’s ‘Dungeon Delver’s Guide’ Brings Better Dungeons (& Possibly Dragons) to 5E

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Aug 4 2022

The Dungeon Delver’s Guide is Level Up’s foray into Dungeon Crawling in a new book compatible with 5E and Advanced 5th Edition alike.

Level Up has been doing its best to, well, level up your games of 5th Edition. Whether it’s with recalculated monster math and tomes full of creatures worthy of their CR, to giving martial players the depth many players sorely crave. Advanced 5th Edition made a big splash here at BoLS HQ.

And soon, with the Dungeon Delver’s Guide, they’ll bring Level Up’s design to 5E and A5E dungeon crawls. Dungeon delves are an iconic part of 5th Edition D&D. They’re at the heart of most adventures.

Whether you’re a player or a DM this book has got something for you. Players will find new character options, including new heritages like ratlings or doppelgangers, as well as new spells and gear aimed at dungeon-crawling specifically.

DMs will love the advice on building tension. On using the environment to create danger and challenge for your adventures. Traps, random encounters, and more are at the heart of this book’s design principle. The Dungeon Delver’s Guide for 5E and A5E is Kickstarting soon.

Dungeon Delver’s Guide – Kickstarting Soon For 5E And A5E!

Dungeon Delver’s Guide is a comprehensive toolkit for running (and exploring!) dungeons. This essential 300-page sourcebook for use with 5E and Level Up: Advanced 5E contains everything you need to create compelling and deadly mazes and lairs, and new player options for adventurers who want to venture below and return to the surface alive. This mighty tome includes:

  • New character options, from ratling decomposer druids to doppelganger shadow stalker rogues.
  • New gear, spells, and mounts to prepare your adventurers against subterranean threats.
  • More than a hundred clever traps, tricks, and puzzles that challenge players instead of punishing them.
  • Terrifying new monsters which populate the darkest corners of the world.
  • How-to guides for building satisfying underground adventures
  • A dungeon-building system to build unique, thematic dungeons and lairs.
  • Premade dungeons for characters of any level, ready to drop into an existing campaign.
  • A guide to the haunted cities and midnight seas of Underland, the weird realm beneath the earth.

Happy adventuring


Author: J.R. Zambrano
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