30 Days of Dark Sun 5: What's your favorite player race?
30 Days of Dark Sun 4: What's your favorite game mechanic?
30 Days of Dark Sun 3: What's your favorite Dark Sun Trope?
30 Days of Dark Sun 2: Preserving Vs Defiling
30 Days of Dark Sun 1: Favorite Setting Element
Dark Sun 25th Anniversary
Pitted Rock Nikaal
The Silt Slough
Darkheart Defiler Creature Theme
Brambleweed and other desert fauna
The Tari of the Ythri Snarl
Desert of Athas tiles set review
4e Dungeon Tiles review
Athasian Plot Hooks
The following plot hooks are meant for use in a Dark Sun campaign.
Getting inside Psionics for 5th edition D&D
A few thoughts on what psionics should be included in 5th edition D&D.
Dark Sun Art Prints
In the early 90's a set of Dark Sun art prints were given to game store owners to promote the unique art of Dark Sun.
Dark Sun Trinket Table
A list of 100 random athasian trinkets
[Repost] Dark Sun out of Development
In today's design repost, Rodney Thompson announces that development on Dark Sun 4e has finished. He talks of his love of the original setting, gives us some idea of what we can expect: A return to the pre-Prism Pentad days.
[Repost] Dark Sun dragonborn
Another repost article from Richard Baker. This one talks about using Dragonborn in Dark Sun 4e, and the Athasian twist placed on the core race.
Like most of Rich's articles, he talks about several different subjects in the original, and we've edited this down to just the DS content. You can find the original in the internet archives.
Dark Sun Sprint
A repost of the DS4 design posts. Rich teases a bit about how the core PHB material will remain more relevant than in earlier DS editions.
Rich has a pattern of addressing several topics in his blog postings. We've elided the non-DS specific content from this one. The original can be found in the internet archive.
Dragon's Bowl and Worldbuilding
Another in our DS4 designer diary reposts, this one comes from Rich Baker.
Originally retrieved from archive.org
Monster Manual Excerpt: Thri-Kreen
Athas.org is given a Monster Manual exclusive preview, the Thri-Kreen.
Deserts of Athas
This is part of a series of reposted blog articles from designers of Dark Sun 4th edition. These articles have been scattered through various reorganizations on Wizards' site, and are now hard to find, or have vanished completely. We are collecting them here with permission from the authors.
Today's entry comes from Rich Baker, and was originally posted on a Wizards Community blog. It's since been swallowed by the dunes, but the web archive can be seen here.
Fun in the Sun
This is the first of a series of reposted blog articles from designers of Dark Sun 4th edition. These articles have been scattered through various reorganizations on Wizards' site, and are now hard to find, or have vanished completely. We are collecting them here with permission from the authors.
This article was originally posted by Rodney Thompson, September 14, 2009. You can find the original here.
Thri-Kreen Feats and Powers
Thri-kreen stalk the athasian wastes, using every advantage they have, from their ancestors wisdom to their own psionic powers.
Below are racial feats and utility powers suitable for thri-kreen in
your 4th edition D&D game.