Halls of the Mountain King Session 4 – Sabotage!

Halls of the Mountain King was the second 4th Edition Open Design project from Kobold Press. I ran the adventure in 2010 as part of the same Parsantium campaign as Wrath of the River King. Here’s the write up from the fourth session. Begin here with Session 1 – Alarm in the Dead of Night. 10th Quintilis (contd).Continue reading “Halls of the Mountain King Session 4 – Sabotage!”

Scarlet Citadel Session 21 – Death on the Road

Here’s the write up for our 21st Scarlet Citadel session. Hopefully these write ups will prove useful to others running the adventure.  You can read earlier posts here. This post contains spoilers for Scarlet Citadel. After defeating Cagoth-Ze last session, the party had returned to Redtower with three mules – Bill, Fred, and Sally – carrying allContinue reading “Scarlet Citadel Session 21 – Death on the Road”

Tyranny of Dragons Session 15 – The Cult’s Last Stand

Tyranny of Dragons was the first full D&D 5e campaign I ran, starting back in 2015. Here’s the write up from the 15th session in which the party continued their exploration of Castle Naerytar and poor Ug died in tragic comic circumstances. Begin here with Session 1 – Greenest in Flames. 20th Eleasias, 1490 DR (contd.) Climbing back downContinue reading “Tyranny of Dragons Session 15 – The Cult’s Last Stand”

Scarlet Citadel Session 20 – Return of Cagoth-Ze

Here’s the write up for our 20th Scarlet Citadel session. Hopefully these write ups will prove useful to others running the adventure.  You can read earlier posts here. This post contains spoilers for Scarlet Citadel. Last session, the group had returned to Redtower after killing Danaska Maksilov and stashing all the loot they’d gathered inContinue reading “Scarlet Citadel Session 20 – Return of Cagoth-Ze”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 32 – The Last King

This weekend we continued with Empire of the Ghouls, Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm, as the adventurers met with the Last King and entered the Dragons’ Graveyard. We are playing in person, so I used my Giant Book of Battle Mats and Tact-Tiles for the battle maps. I’ll be able to draw a better mapContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 32 – The Last King”

Halls of the Mountain King Session 3 – The Briar Witch Problem

Halls of the Mountain King was the second 4th Edition Open Design project from Kobold Press. I ran the adventure in 2010 as part of the same Parsantium campaign as Wrath of the River King. Here’s the write up from the third session. Begin here with Session 1 – Alarm in the Dead of Night. 10th Quintilis (contd)Continue reading “Halls of the Mountain King Session 3 – The Briar Witch Problem”

Tyranny of Dragons Session 14 – Rise of the Lizardfolk

Tyranny of Dragons was the first full D&D 5e campaign I ran, starting back in 2015. Here’s the write up from the 14th session in which the party continued their exploration of Castle Naerytar and encouraged the Scaly Death lizardfolk to rise up against their bullywug oppressors. Begin here with Session 1 – Greenest in Flames. 19th EleasiasContinue reading “Tyranny of Dragons Session 14 – Rise of the Lizardfolk”

Scarlet Citadel Session 19 – Uncovered Secrets

Here’s the write up for our 19th Scarlet Citadel session. Hopefully these write ups will prove useful to others running the adventure.  You can read earlier posts here. This post contains spoilers for Scarlet Citadel. Last session, the party finally confronted and killed Danaska Maksilov. We began this session with the characters back in theContinue reading “Scarlet Citadel Session 19 – Uncovered Secrets”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 31 – Test of the Withered Hand

This weekend we continued with Empire of the Ghouls, Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm, as the adventurers continued to explore the caves of the Cult of the Withered Hand, searching for the “hidden prizes” they needed for an audience with Orda, the cult’s leader. As we were playing in person, I got out my trusty Tact-TilesContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 31 – Test of the Withered Hand”

Scarlet Citadel Session 18 – The Alchemist’s Furnace

Here’s the write up for our 18th Scarlet Citadel session. Hopefully these write ups will prove useful to others running the adventure.  You can read earlier posts here. This post contains spoilers for Scarlet Citadel. Last session we ended with the PCs about to launch a surprise attack on Danaska Maksilov in the Alchemist’s Furnace.Continue reading “Scarlet Citadel Session 18 – The Alchemist’s Furnace”