Eight Archive

  • The Grimoire Arcane: Book of Eight Schools (Priority Review) This supplement clocks in at 30 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 25 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This review was moved up in my reviewing queue at the request of my patreon supporters as a prioritized review.   Okay, so what is this? In short, it’s a selection of 8 specialist wizard classes, one for each of the big schools. As such, we assume d6 HD, 2 + Intelligence modifier skills per level, good Will-saves and full 9-level spellcasting progression governed by Intelligence as casting ability modifier, and the progression is […]

    The Grimoire Arcane: Book of Eight Schools (Priority Review)

    The Grimoire Arcane: Book of Eight Schools (Priority Review) This supplement clocks in at 30 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 25 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This review was moved up in my reviewing queue at the request of my patreon supporters as a prioritized review.   Okay, so what is this? In short, it’s a selection of 8 specialist wizard classes, one for each of the big schools. As such, we assume d6 HD, 2 + Intelligence modifier skills per level, good Will-saves and full 9-level spellcasting progression governed by Intelligence as casting ability modifier, and the progression is […]

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  • Everyman Minis: Way of the Eight This installment of the Everyman Minis-series clocks in at 7 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page advertisement, 1.5 pages of SRD, leaving us with 2.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   On the first page, next to the introduction, we are greeted by supplemental material – this time around, that would be 3 new feats: Eight Steps Acolyte, Eight Steps Initiate and Eight Steps Master.   But before we can take a look at them…what is this “Way of the Eight”? Well, it basically is a philosophical concept that revolves around transcending the physical limitations – it is thus geared towards martially-inclined characters. Only characters with ki, […]

    Everyman Minis: Way of the Eight

    Everyman Minis: Way of the Eight This installment of the Everyman Minis-series clocks in at 7 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page advertisement, 1.5 pages of SRD, leaving us with 2.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   On the first page, next to the introduction, we are greeted by supplemental material – this time around, that would be 3 new feats: Eight Steps Acolyte, Eight Steps Initiate and Eight Steps Master.   But before we can take a look at them…what is this “Way of the Eight”? Well, it basically is a philosophical concept that revolves around transcending the physical limitations – it is thus geared towards martially-inclined characters. Only characters with ki, […]

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  • Minor Artifact: Book of Eight Restful Retreats This pdf clocks in at 10 pages, 1 page front cover, 1/2 a page editorial (including author bio – nice!), 1 page SRD, leaving us with 7 1/2 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   If you’ve read the title, you’ll have an inkling of what this is about – a book that is an artifact holds images, rendered in lavish detail -these offer direct portals to luxurious retreats for the hounded adventurer in the guise of different demiplanes. The author should be commended here – the crunch of the artifact is rock-solid – from taking items from the retreats to smuggling persons and items, the rules of this tome are […]

    Minor Artifact: Book of Eight Restful Retreats

    Minor Artifact: Book of Eight Restful Retreats This pdf clocks in at 10 pages, 1 page front cover, 1/2 a page editorial (including author bio – nice!), 1 page SRD, leaving us with 7 1/2 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   If you’ve read the title, you’ll have an inkling of what this is about – a book that is an artifact holds images, rendered in lavish detail -these offer direct portals to luxurious retreats for the hounded adventurer in the guise of different demiplanes. The author should be commended here – the crunch of the artifact is rock-solid – from taking items from the retreats to smuggling persons and items, the rules of this tome are […]

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