Tag Archives | Destiny Derailed

Trap Tuesday (Destiny Derailed): Rain of Ore

rain of ore trap

Rain of Ore ¬† ¬† ¬†CR 5 Type natural (the natural effects of alligotonium); Perception DC 10 (automatic); Disable Device ‚ÄĒ Trigger already triggered once noticed (explosion at Demon Pass); Reset none The rain of ore appears as a cloud of swirling and floating metallic debris that sparkles as bits of alligotonium ore reflect any […]

Magic Item Monday (Destiny Derailed): Alligotonium


Alligotonium (metal of binding; demon ore; the floating metal) Availability exceptionally rare This dense carmine-swirled black metal is nearly three times the weight of solid iron and just as strong, but becomes lighter when agitated‚ÄĒif exposed to a violent enough transfer of energy, the metal becomes lighter than air for a time. This loss of […]

Statblock Sunday (Destiny Derailed): Ireful Hellions & Hellion Revenants

irefull hellion

This large humanoid figure has enormous hulking muscles, its skin dark, cracked, and stone-like. Several large crystalline shards extend outward from various parts of its form, seeming to have naturally formed upon the looming creature. Its gnarled and twisted face stares outward with fiery eyes in an expression of contempt and hatred. Ireful Hellion ¬†¬†¬†¬†CR […]

Sidequest Saturday (Destiny Derailed): Blunder at Demon Pass

blunder at demon pass

Blunder at Demon Pass occurs the morning that blasting resumes on the mountain west of Steamtown. With the pass nearing completion, an early morning explosives crew is sent to finish off the last of the demolition. However, when the workers blast open the last section of the pass, it unintentionally disturbs an incredibly large vein […]

Weird Wednesday (Destiny Derailed): Wereguten Curse


Wereguten Curse ¬† ¬† CR¬†5 XP¬†1,600 CE persistent haunt¬†(random broadsheets from the fortunetelling press¬†[2% chance]) Caster¬†Level¬†5th Notice Perception DC 30¬†(to catch the peripheral aura of transmutation magic) hp¬†22; Trigger¬†reading the article about turning into a wereguten; Reset 1¬†week Effect When this haunt is triggered,¬†the reader of the Steamtown Herald broadsheet must make a DC 17 […]

Magic Item Monday (Destiny Derailed): Curious Ink Well

ink quill

Curious Ink Well Aura strong universal;¬†CL 17th Slot¬†none;¬†Price 61,200¬†gp;¬†Weight 20 lbs. DESCRIPTION This ink well can hold about a quart of ink, though it’s much heavier than its size would suggest. Once per day a batch of blood placed in a¬†curious ink well¬†becomes enchanted, enhancing the prophetic¬†properties of the fortunetelling press. When this treated ink […]

Statblock Sunday (Destiny Derailed): Doppix


A swirling apparition moves towards a small chest and the dissipates as it enters¬†into the trunk. DOPPIX ¬† ¬†CR 9 XP¬†6,400 CG Medium humanoid (incorporeal) Init¬†+0;¬†Senses¬†Perception +11 DEFENSE AC¬†20, touch 20, flat-footed 18 (+8 size, +2 Dex) hp¬†114 (14d8+50) Fort¬†+12,¬†Ref¬†+8,¬†Will¬†+15 Defensive Abilities¬†incorporeal; Immune mind-affecting effects OFFENSE Speed¬†fly 30 ft. Special Attacks universal possession STATISTICS Str¬†‚ÄĒ,¬†Dex¬†10,¬†Con¬†‚ÄĒ,¬†Int¬†16,¬†Wis¬†14,¬†Cha¬†14 […]

Foul Machinations: Destiny Derailed (Part 1)


Destiny Derailed¬†began in the far off Disputed Territories with a strange article featuring a photograph of the PCs, alongside a headline announcing their recent demise! Traveling to the remote frontier tundra in Pradja, the PCs find gaining entrance into the settlement in question, Steamtown, a little more difficult than anticipated. Their arrival is resisted by […]

Meta Thursday (Destiny Derailed): Pradjna Northern Express

Destiny Derailed is an adventure that incorporates entities and organizations that have far reaching influence, often even reaching outside of the Pradjan setting. This describes one of the organizations, the Pacific Northern Express Railroad and its associated companies. Civilization is separated by vast, frozen, empty spaces in Pradjna. From the centers of learning, high in […]