Trending Games | Overwatch | World of Warcraft | Bless | Elder Scrolls Online

    Facebook Twitter YouTube Twitch.tv YouTube.Gaming Discord
Register
Quick Game Jump
Members:3,795,701 Users Online:0
Games:981 
Standing Stone Games | Official Site
MMORPG | Setting:Fantasy | Status:Final  (rel 02/28/06)  | Pub:Daybreak Games
PVP:Yes | Distribution:Download,Retail | Retail Price:Free | Pay Type:Hybrid | Monthly Fee:Free
System Req: PC Mac | ESRB:TOut of date info? Let us know!

20 Level System: Explained

Posted by Jon Wood on Aug 16, 2005  | Comments

20 Level System: Explained - Dungeons & Dragons Online - MMORPG.com

Dungeons and Dragons Online Lead Designer Ken Troop talks about DDO’s somewhat unique levelling system.

Hey everyone.  I'm Ken Troop, lead designer on Dungeons & Dragons® Online: Stormreach".   This development diary delves into the background behind a very important issue: advancement in DDO.

In pen and paper D&D, most campaigns have a level cap of 20.  Of course, many campaigns will never have their characters get to 20, either because it takes too long, or because a group decides that it's more fun to reroll once their characters get into their "level teens".  D&D also has the option of "epic levels" -- advancement past level 20.  Some groups take advantage of this, others stay away, preferring the experience of 1-20 advancement...

Piqued your interest? Wanna read the rest? Click here.

 advertisement