Familiars, or Why You Shouldn’t Throw the Housecat at a Kobold – RPGBOT.Podcast S3E42

Show Notes

On this episode of the RPGBOT.Podcast, we discuss familiars. Every wizard’s favorite little friend, we look at familiars as both a storytelling device and as a mechanical option for spellcasters.

Check out our Best of Season 1 and Best of Season 2 playlists!


  • The 5e Sprite’s arrows put targets to sleep if their save is 5 or lower, and there are some other restrictions
  • The 5e Monster Manual includes other familiar options, such as gazers

Materials Referenced in this Episode