Dragonshards: Intrigue and Betrayal

While Eberron is a world of action and pulp adventure, it was also inspired by the dark and uncertain tone of film noir. It is a world where little is truly as it seems, where stories don’t alwa...

Dragonshards: Heroic Journeys

The thin man pulled back his left sleeve. The mark of Passage was spread across his forearm, a complex pattern that seemed to be painted with blue light. For a moment it burned with a deeper light, an...

Dragonshards: Strike Force: Dhakaan

The adventure is going well . . . too well. Clever tactics and a few lucky critical hits have demolished encounters that were supposed to be major challenges, and unless something happens the adventur...

Dragonshards: The Role of Dragons

In the Age of Demons, the couatls and the dragons joined forces to defeat the fiends of Khyber. The couatls sacrificed themselves to end this conflict, trapping the immortal demons beneath the world a...

Dragonshards: The Draconic Prophecy

The scrying pool was a mirror of the sky, and the glittering Ring of Siberys stretched across its surface. Tielanthraxa whispered and the image grew, moving closer and closer until she could see the i...

Dragonshards: Masters of Magic

While magewrights and adepts play important roles in the world of Eberron, true artificers, wizards, and sorcerers are relatively rare — and high-level characters with these classes are rarer st...

Dragonshards: Swashbuckling 101: Combat

Daine dived forward as the massive maul came down, shattering the flagstone where he’d been standing. The warforged titan tried to crush him underfoot, but Daine rolled beneath its legs to come ...

Dragonshards: Magic in Eberron: Magewrights

Magic is a part of life in Eberron. Arcane energy suffuses the world. Those with sufficient knowledge can channel and shape this power with word and gesture. Once this gift was rare and mysterious, an...

Dragonshards: Religion in Eberron

Sadrian scowled as he watched the archierophant conduct the Ritual of Cleansing. He could sense the darkness in her soul; like so many of the priests in Sharn, she was filled with ambition and greed. ...

Dragonshards: The Last War

The stormship dropped from the night sky. The sleek longboat’s black hull was almost invisible from the ground. A ring of elemental air held the ship aloft, only revealed when lightning flashed ...

Dragonshards: Heirs of Dhakaan

“The Crown of Lhesh Dhakaan…” Halas whispered. He’d been hunting the relic for months, and now it lay before him. He moved forward, reaching toward the priceless treasure. R...

Dragonshards: Lycanthrops and the Purge

In Eberron, the alignment of a lycanthrope is not linked to her animal form. A werebear can be evil and a werewolf can be good. Lycanthropes carrying an evil strain are some of the most terrifying cre...

Dragonshards: Monastic Orders

Most of the religions presented in the Eberron Campaign Setting maintain monastic communities, where the faithful live ascetic lives of contemplation and honor the gods with their prayers and works. M...