Category: Official Answer

Does Detect Magic detect itself? Does Detect …

Does Detect Magic detect itself?

Does Detect Magic detect itself? If so does that mean the first part of the spell always give “yes” in regards to magic being present?

There seems to be a lack of official support f…

There seems to be a lack of official support for crafting…

@JeremyECrawford there seems to be a lack of official support for crafting, even though characters choose from alchemy/herbalism/tinkering toolkits during character creation.

Blinding Smite and Find Steed, does the spell …

Blinding Smite and Find Steed, does the spell qualify for Find Steed’s spell effect duplication?

@JeremyECrawford Some disagreement here with Blinding Smite and Find Steed. Does the spell qualify for Find Steed’s spell effect duplication?

You don’t have a background when you first get…

You don’t have a background when you first get Expertise as a rogue

Here’s an odd one. With the step by step character creation you don’t have a background when you first get Expertise as a rogue so seems you can only choose a proficiency given by rogue or race.

How would Extra Attack features work? How wou…

How would Extra Attack features work?

How would extra attack features work? — Hany Diab (@Debased35) July 3, 2018 Each extra attack = two more TWF attacks, at least that’s my first pass.

Changing a monster’s hit points within it’s hi…

Changing a monster’s hit points within it’s hit dice range is within the design of the monster

Quick question. You said on Dragon Talk that changing a monster’s hit points within it’s hit dice range is within the design of the monster.

Is there anything stopping me from taking 8 co…

Is there anything stopping me from taking 8 consecutive rests during an 8 hour period?

@JeremyECrawford Is there anything stopping me from taking 8 consecutive rests during an 8 hour period?

Lizardfolk with 13+Dex+1 AC if they are wearin…

Lizardfolk with 13+Dex+1 AC if they are wearing +1 Leather?

@JeremyECrawford While you were on vacation something curious came up. Lizardfolk natural AC implies you can use it while wearing armor.

Can simulacrum cast cantrips ad nauseam? So c…

Can simulacrum cast cantrips ad nauseam?

So can simulacra cast cantrips ad nauseam? — Ryan McDermott (@Verwuverhuven) June 26, 2018 There are many things you, and a simulacrum, can do without needing a rest to recharge them: swing a sword, read a book, cast a cantrip, sip a stiff drink, pray for peace, knock on a door, and more. #DnD — Jeremy Crawford (@JeremyECrawford) June 26, 2018

I’ve always been curious about the rules for s…

I’ve always been curious about the rules for sentient mounts

I’ve always been curious about the rules for sentient mounts. Especially as an Artificer with a construct.