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  • Summon Undead This massive book by Flaming Crab Games clocks in at 90 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 2.5 pages SRD, 1 page blank, 1 page back cover, leaving us with a massive 83.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Back in 3.X, there was the old saying that arcanists just suck at necromancy – and to a certain extent, this still is true – surprisingly, if you think about. While fiction does provide ample examples for vile priests commanding the legions of the undead, the iconic image is still that of the necrotheurge (which would be the proper, non-game-speak way to refer to them, just fyi…), the arcane caster, the evil wizard commanding […]

    Summon Undead

    Summon Undead This massive book by Flaming Crab Games clocks in at 90 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 2.5 pages SRD, 1 page blank, 1 page back cover, leaving us with a massive 83.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Back in 3.X, there was the old saying that arcanists just suck at necromancy – and to a certain extent, this still is true – surprisingly, if you think about. While fiction does provide ample examples for vile priests commanding the legions of the undead, the iconic image is still that of the necrotheurge (which would be the proper, non-game-speak way to refer to them, just fyi…), the arcane caster, the evil wizard commanding […]

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  • Bullet Points: 6 Feats for Summon Spells (Summon Monster & Summon Nature’s Ally) All right, you know the drill by now – 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content – so let’s take a look at these feats!   –Eldritch Community: When casting a spell with “communal” in the name, treat all creatures summoned with conjuration (summoning) in range (not “rage”, as the pdf spells it once) if they’d be in range of the summon spell you used to call them.   –Eldritch Legion: Roll twice for random number of creature summons and take the better result.   –Eldritch Menagerie: Allows you to choose from the summon nature’s ally-list when casting summon monster and vice […]

    6 Feats for Summon Spells (Summon Monster & Summon Nature’s Ally)

    Bullet Points: 6 Feats for Summon Spells (Summon Monster & Summon Nature’s Ally) All right, you know the drill by now – 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content – so let’s take a look at these feats!   –Eldritch Community: When casting a spell with “communal” in the name, treat all creatures summoned with conjuration (summoning) in range (not “rage”, as the pdf spells it once) if they’d be in range of the summon spell you used to call them.   –Eldritch Legion: Roll twice for random number of creature summons and take the better result.   –Eldritch Menagerie: Allows you to choose from the summon nature’s ally-list when casting summon monster and vice […]

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