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This is the second Toolkit I have created to help out Game Masters new and old for 5E. Similar to the first, you will find fully detailed dungeons and one-shot adventures, most of which can be dropped in any traditional fantasy world with minimal effort. This Toolkit also comes with 100 new monsters as part of Nerzugal’s Extended Bestiary with numerous unique creatures as well as expansions upon existing types such as centaur, kobold, ogre, orc, and even bullywug and includes beautiful artwork for 26 of these unique monsters! In all, the Toolkit contains 5 full dungeons, 5 one-shot adventures, 10 puzzles, 100 trinkets, and 100 monsters to help develop your world! 

The Toolkit was created with both novice and veteran game masters in mind, giving detailed guides and walkthroughs that are easy to follow and can be dropped into most settings. So if you are just looking for some new monsters to throw at your party or if you are someone who has always wanted to try GMing but were afraid to go at it alone, there is something for you within the Toolkit!

For a look at the contents of the book check the previews to see the Table of Contents, one of the dungeons included, and a few of the monsters from the bestiary. If you are interested in monsters but not necessarily in dungeons or one-shots, you can purchase just the monsters for half the price of the full Toolkit. 

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The book was created using all black and white artwork except for the cover, so you don't have to worry about losing out on critical content by choosing to buy the cheaper book option! Everything is locked in at Pay What You Want, so please consider using the prices below to help support me if you are buying a physical copy of the book. Paying just over the cost of production means I get almost nothing for putting all of this together:

Softcover B&W - $14.99

Softcover Color - $17.99

Hardcover Color - $24.99

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Recent Updates

1.0.8 - Fixed an issue causing many stat blocks to be unreadable for monsters.

The Monsters of the Extended Bestiary are now listed as part of the Kobold Fight Club Encounter Builder!

Physical copies of the Toolkit are available for sale once again!

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Nerzugal's Dungeon Master Toolkit

You can also click the image above to download Nerzugal's Dungeon Master Toolkit for FREE on the DM's Guild!

The Dungeon Master Toolkit inspired this publication and has an entirely unique set of adventures and random tables. It is one of the all-time best-selling products on the DM's Guild with over 20,000 downloads and still a best-seller after 7 months! You know you are getting a quality product when Nerzugal is in the title! 

 
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Ben F May 06, 2017 10:01 pm UTC
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Ability scores for Cube of Anomalies, Soul Harvester, Dragon Knight, Obsidian Drake, Grinning Marionette, Grim Puppeteer, Herald of Lightning, Living Temple, Maiden of Ice, Merfolk Hydromancer, Mysterious Starcaller, Mystic Spellblade, Obsidian Golem, Terror Beast, Emerald Queen, Timeless Chronomancer, Zoblin, and Zoblin Boss are unreadable.
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Steven W May 07, 2017 11:35 pm UTC
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Oh wow, not sure when that happened. I will work on getting that fixed ASAP. Thanks for letting me know.
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Steven W May 08, 2017 12:08 am UTC
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I believe all of the issues have been fixed. Please let me know if you see something I missed and thank you for letting me know!
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Ben F May 08, 2017 1:46 am UTC
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Much better, thanks!
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Trevor O April 24, 2017 5:05 am UTC
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In the tower of trials one shot there's a mention on level two that they need to do the 'Grand Expanse' puzzle but I don't see it listed. Should this be called a different puzzle or is something missing?
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Steven W April 30, 2017 5:59 am UTC
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The "Grand Expanse" puzzle had its name updated to "A Stone's Throw Away" and I failed to update the reference to it in the dungeon initially. If you download the newest version of the PDF it has the correct name in place for the Tower of Trials now. Sorry about the confusion.
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Roberto K March 31, 2017 11:55 pm UTC
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Hey, your Section 15 for the OGL seems to be incomplete. There's no line for the SRD, or for the book itself. If I want to use the open content from this work, would the following be okay as a Section 15 entry?

15. COPYRIGHT NOTICE
Open Game License v 1.0a Copyright 2000, Wizards of the Coast, LLC.

System Reference Document 5.1 Copyright 2016, Wizards of the Coast, Inc.; Authors Mike Mearls, Jeremy Crawford, Chris Perkins, Rodney Thompson, Peter Lee, James Wyatt, Robert J. Schwalb, Bruce R. Cordell, Chris Sims, and Steve Townshend, based on original material by E. Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson.

Nerzugal's Game Master Toolkit Copyright 2017, Nerzugal Role-Playing.
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Roberto K April 01, 2017 12:04 am UTC
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Also, I noticed an issue that might cause some problems for you. Bullywugs aren't Open Game Content.

They're not WotC Product Identity, so you might be fine, but if you want to be on the safe side you might want to change them to Frogfolk to avoid stepping on WotC copyrights.
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Steven W April 01, 2017 12:11 am UTC
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The entry for the book itself and its details for use are on the first page of the document.

I wasn't aware it needed to be copied into Section 15 of the OGL document as well. The format I used was a sample used by others. I didn't think the SRD needed to be explicitly referenced with the rest of the OGL text fully written. If that is something that needs to be added I can certainly update my documents.
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Steven W April 01, 2017 12:16 am UTC
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In the OGL I see "beholder,gauth,carrion crawler, tanar’ri, baatezu,displacer beast, githyanki, githzerai, mind flayer, illithid, umber hulk, yuan-ti," as the list of restricted creatures for 5th Edition. Is Bullywug listed somewhere else? Because that is the only list of creatures I could identify as far as creature restrictions.

Thanks for the advice btw.
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Roberto K April 01, 2017 1:01 am UTC
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The SRD needs to be referenced in the Section 15 if you're using any Open Game Content from it, which is basically true by default if you're making new content for 5e.

The bullywug is in the same grey area that monsters like the slaadi or rilmani are. They're not part of the short list of restricted monsters, but they've also never been made Open Game Content. What this means is that the only rules applying to their use are regular copyright and fair use law - and it tends to be safer to avoid potential copyright violations in general.
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Steven W April 01, 2017 1:59 am UTC
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Hm, well I will certainly update section 15.

I guess I will have to go try to find a more comprehensive list of monsters somewhere. Seems strange that they would not include all of those monsters in the document. Thanks for the info.
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Roberto K April 01, 2017 2:48 am UTC
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This page (http://www.dragonsfoot.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=26955) has a pretty good break down of monsters and their OGC/non-OGC status, but it's only for monsters that originated in 1e or before. I ctrl+f'd bullywug, and it appearedd in the non-OGC section.
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Akeisha R March 28, 2017 4:00 pm UTC
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For some reason, the system would not let me leave a rating in the review subsection, so placing it here instead.

I have only gotten to skim through this so far, but am absolutely loving this! :D I especially love the Centaur, Maiden of Ice, and Merfolk listings in the bestiary!! :D

I highly recommend this toolkit and if I were able to do so, I would not hesitate to give it a 10 star rating. :)
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