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Haven: The Royal Hunting Lodge

On July 4th, Year 6, Ragnvaldr reads that Randall would like someone to look into a “hairy man” wounded by a massive boar in the north of his demesne. He leaves early, pushing on into the night to arrive at … Continue reading

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One-shot: Sparks Fly in the Empire of Fiery Wings

With Independence Day and one player not able to play the day before, I offered to throw together a quick, on-theme one-shot. It was an excuse to practice throwing together 5e stuff on short notice and to test Campaign Cartographer. … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Half Dragon Beasts

Let’s talk about the Half-Dragon template. Talk about a way to make a legendary creature living in an area of your world unique without having to give them their own stat block or plan how they are different tactically! Look … Continue reading

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Review: Campaign Cartographer Humble Bundle

There are 3 days left on the Campaign Cartographer Humble Bundle from ProFantasy. I picked it up a couple weeks ago and have had some time to play with it, so thought I would review it in time for others … Continue reading

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The Book of Jex-Chapter 3

And it came to pass that Zephyros carried us forth to BrynShander. And by the blessing of Torm we almost immediately found a deputy of the sheriff, who was able to bring us to the sheriff that we might tell … Continue reading

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Haven: Gerald’s Darkness

On June 27th, Year 6, some less experienced adventurers find that Randall has posted a number of things to investigate in the area surrounding his grove that the birds have told him about. He is most concerned about the shadow … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Servant’s Urn

Servant’s Urn Wondrous item, uncommon (requires attunement) These glossy, black urns range in size, but are usually just large enough for a small humanoid to squeeze inside, larger ones are made for medium or even large creatures, and some smaller … Continue reading

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Primordial Frontier S29: To the Bridge

Having cleared flight control and animated a dozen of the enemies there, the party knows the alarm has been sounded and start looking for a way up. Amhran loads her numerous undead into her cloak temporarily (she wouldn’t want to … Continue reading

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Haven: On the Wandering Steppe

On June 20th, Year 6, Monday, around noon, the great flying island that adventurers have longed to visit in the past, passes directly over the Vale coming from the west. Rocks and pebbles fall from it, falling thousands of feet … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Wooden Guardian

Living Wood. These creatures of wood are created by those concerned for the forest by carving them from the wood of a living tree. Some protectors of the forest frown upon this use of a tree, but will still carve … Continue reading

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