Empire of the Ghouls Session 12 – The Crate

In our 12th session, the characters are travelling through Krakovar by boat and there’s a mysterious crate in the hold. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  9th Redleaf, 92 FY (contd.) The party return through the maze to the village of Ogrodu and tell Rektor Elena they have destroyed the Arborstoneand killed the corrupted Lord Mazar. Zygmunt breaksContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 12 – The Crate”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 11 – The Arborstone

In our 11th session, we continued with the Warlock Lair, the Garden of Shade and Shadows by Brian Suskind, as a side trek. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  8th Redleaf, 92 FY  The party battle the manor’s former servants – now zombies – in the ballroom. After taking care of the undead, they enterContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 11 – The Arborstone”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 10 – The Garden of Shade and Shadows

In our 10th session, we continued with the Warlock Lair, the Garden of Shade and Shadows by Brian Suskind, as a side trek. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  8th Redleaf, 92 FY  The party head into the mysterious garden that has swallowed up half of the village of Ogrodu and its manor. To avoidContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 10 – The Garden of Shade and Shadows”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 9 – The Free City of Jozht

In our ninth session, we continued with Chapter 2 of Empire of the Ghouls, The Holy Robes of Sister Adelind. I also introduced a Warlock Lair, the Garden of Shade and Shadows by Brian Suskind, as a side trek. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  28th Harvest Tide, 92 FY  Avgost and the characters continue their journey toContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 9 – The Free City of Jozht”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 8 – The Stone Galleries

In our eighth session, we continued with Chapter 2 of Empire of the Ghouls, The Holy Robes of Sister Adelind. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  25th Harvest Tide, 92 FY At the Stone Galleries, the adventurers cautiously enter the plaza; Archduke Avgost and his guards remain on the forest road. A basilisk appears from the foliageContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 8 – The Stone Galleries”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 7 – The Court in Exile

In our eventful seventh session (the first one we played online), we continued with Chapter 2 of Empire of the Ghouls, The Holy Robes of Sister Adelind. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  11th Harvest Tide, 92 FY  The party arrive at the Black Fortress and meet General Jaro Whitebeard. The dwarf identifies the man inContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 7 – The Court in Exile”

Old Quarter Commoner 5e Background

Here’s a 5e Old Quarter Commoner background for Parsantium: City at the Crossroads. OLD QUARTER COMMONER You come from a poor family struggling to make ends meet in the Dock Ward or Poor Ward of the Old Quarter. You might be a Sampuran belonging to the shudra caste, a half-orc or an Aqhrani. Either way, you toil awayContinue reading “Old Quarter Commoner 5e Background”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 6 – The Black Canton

In our sixth  session, we continued with Chapter 2 of Empire of the Ghouls, The Holy Robes of Sister Adelind. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  2nd Harvest Tide, 92 FY  The party arrive in the village of Stromberg; Zygmunt returns the gold nugget to Dorrim’s widow. Later, they share a camp with a groupContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 6 – The Black Canton”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 5 – The Clockwork Oracle

In our fifth session, we finished Chapter 1 of Empire of the Ghouls, Dread Chambers of the Undercity and started Chapter 2. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  For the Clockwork Oracle’s machine speech, I used sound effects from a steampunk album I found on Spotify – it worked really well 🙂 8th – 14th High Summer,Continue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 5 – The Clockwork Oracle”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 4 – The Cult of Forbidden Ecstasies

In our fourth session, we continued Chapter 1 Dread Chambers of the Undercity by Chris Lockey. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. 7th High Summer, 92 FY  Joined by Bubbles, the characters return to the catacombs. En route, Kalo, Penumbra’s new pseudodragon familiar, hears a noise from a side passage. In the room beyond a cagedContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 4 – The Cult of Forbidden Ecstasies”