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Popcharacter Maker Volume One: Intro and Rayla

Hello and welcome to the first article of Lich Lair’s new recurring column: Popcharacter Maker. In this series I, Amara Balkrana, will be sharing some of my favorite characters from pop culture, and showing you how to make playable versions of them in 5e D&D! There is a lot of things out there that you can draw inspiration from to make characters that are interesting to play both mechanically speaking and in their story.

What exactly is dndbeyond?

Chances are that if you’ve been watching some of the popular campaigns that are being streamed online on various platforms, you have probably heard about dndbeyond, or perhaps it was that new and overly excited player at your table who can’t seem to stop talking about some “Critical Role” or other…but what exactly is dndbeyond?