River Rising: Xianxia D&D -- Disboard invite + reviews
5e · Westmarch · Avrae · PbP + a little voice · Point buy
River Rising is a xianxia campaign: a Chinese high fantasy genre where characters seek to become immortals called xian*. We use the Kara-Tur, Forgotten Realms setting, in a homebrew Shou city called Xiaojiang.
No prior knowledge of the genre required! Beginners to D&D/Avrae welcome too. :white_heart:
✦ Free magic items given + 24/7 full shop
✦ Festivals every 2 months award a lot of xp + gold to all participants
✦ Minimum XP per week of PbP game time: no "quest-lock" losses!
✦ Proficiency learning
✦ Automated PvE
✦ Chill PvP / Party vs Party: same rewards for both sides
✦ Stonks market
✦ Fishing to, uh, take part in a fish lottery... you'll see
✦ Channels active daily
✦ High XP awarded for roleplay + extra for character development
✦ Reskins of races and classes available
✦ Pretty NPCs and location art :white_heart:
✦ Comprehensive wikia for immersive lore with historic, fantastical or cultural detail
✦ Anti-clique rules for social + RP inclusion
✦ Wholesome gaming + D&D community
✦ Supportive writer + artist community
✦ Welfare team willing to lend an ear in DMs when you feel down.
✦ Clean formatting
✦ Functional and aesthetic colour-coded channels.
✦ Pleasant nickname colours
✦ Stable tier 2
Immortality is your end goal, yet you'll also have all these f-words in between: fishing, fighting, fun, friendship and family. Come join us in Xiaojiang, cultivator!