Ari Ashkenazi

Ari is a generalist nerd and all-around game enthusiast. His goal is to become the very best, like no one ever was. He spends most of his time playing various video and board games. Although his main focus is on multiplayer PC games like Heroes of the Storm and Hearthstone, he’s always happy for some old fashion tabletop adventures like Legend of the Five Rings or Fifth Edition Dungeons and Dragons. He has many opinions and is always happy to share them, backed up not just with mere facts but cold hard speculation.

Roleplaying

The D&D 5E Ranger – Fixed

Art from the MTG card Daybreak Ranger: A woman with a longbow running through the forest.

Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition‘s ranger has been a sore spot for the community since the game came out. Like the paladin, the ranger is a half caster, mixing martial abilities and spells to the theoretical benefit of the class. Unfortunately, the ranger has never … read more »

Roleplaying

Top 10 5th Edition D&D Multiclass Dips

MTG art showing a woman summoning multicolored magic.

For optimization goblins like me, multiclassing is one of the most important mechanics in 5th Edition D&D. Looking at the various builds I’ve discussed on Mythcreants, only one of them took 20 levels of the same class.* However, for many players, multiclassing can be an … read more »