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Where the Records At?

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During the first playtest of The Damned Souls of Fenleist the PCs took an entirely unexpected avenue of investigation and now it’s become a bit of a running joke in the group. One of the playtesters practically lives “outside of the box”. This is the guy that spends valuable combat rounds pounding a piton into […]

Avaricious Advancement – Dealing with Greedy PCs

Badger

Not everyone plays a roleplaying game the same way intentionally, and the results are often spectacular when you get those players to step outside of their comfort zone. I know this because I am one of those players. Unless there’s a vow or alignment restrictions (and sometimes despite my best efforts even then) there’s deceit […]

Ashenbone Axe

Ashenbone Axe

Ashenbone Axe Aura moderate enchantment; CL 7th Slot none; Price 8,320 gp; Weight 12 lbs. Description This well-crafted axe appears to be made from the shaped thighbone of a large humanoid and the double-head of the weapon is as unique as the handle; a pair of jagged and razor-sharp steel blades are firmly fixed to […]

Empowering Experience – Setting aside CR

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Everyone has their own concept of what an ideal tabletop experience should entail. Sometimes this means a rigid adherence to every detail to really drive home the simulation and aspects of reality inherent in a roleplaying game, right down to the carefully maintained inventory of carried equipment and penalties for anyone a pound past the […]

Story Saturday: The Library of Adventures

Have you ever played an AdventureAWeek.com module? Are you a member of AdventureAWeek.com?  Were there…… supreme feats of heroism? chilling acts of betrayal? hilarious misunderstandings? moments of intense drama? impossible odds and improbable outcomes?  Then tell us about it! AdventureAWeek.com wants to know the stories of your characters within our adventures! Player submitted entries about their […]