Setting Guides

Forgotten Realms

The official "standard" setting for D&D. Most adventures exist in this setting.

Eberron

Introduces Steampunk elements: Trains, Airships, Artificers, and Mechanical Contraptions.

Ravenloft & Barovia

Spoooooky. Twilight Zone-esque, official setting for the adventure module Curse of Strahd.

Ravnica

A worldwide cityscape filled with faction intrigue. Setting sourced from Magic: The Gathering

Theros

Ancient Greece-inspired plane, ruled by powerful deities, with powerful artifacts and monsters

Exandria (Wildemount, Tal'Dorei)

Official campaign setting of Critical Role, created by Matthew Mercer.

Previously published D&D Settings without 5e Content

  • Dragonlance

  • Greyhawk

  • Spelljammer

  • Dark Sun

  • Planescape