Wrath of the River King Session 2 – Through the Millpond

Wrath of the River King was the first 4th Edition Open Design project from Kobold Press. I ran this adventure in 2009, setting it in the Feyshore Forest near Parsantium. Here’s the second write up. You can read Session 1 here. 26th Maius, 1745 (contd.) With the bear and satyrs dealt with the characters demand thatContinue reading “Wrath of the River King Session 2 – Through the Millpond”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 22 – An Urgent Summons

In our 22nd session, I ran a combat encounter and some downtime in Wolfheim before kicking off Chapter 4: Catacombs of the Ghul King. The characters returned to see old friends and patrons and journeyed on the Shadow Roads. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. Read past episodes 5th Snowfall, 92Continue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 22 – An Urgent Summons”

Tyranny of Dragons Session 2 – Raiders’ Camp

Six years ago, I started running a monthly Tyranny of Dragons campaign. Here’s the second write up. 11th Mirtul, 1490 DR An hour before dawn, the PCs hear cries coming from the battlements of the keep. The raiders appear to be getting ready to leave, but a fearsome blue-scaled half-dragon has approached the keep. This is Langdedrosa Cyanwrath.Continue reading “Tyranny of Dragons Session 2 – Raiders’ Camp”

Wrath of the River King Session 1 – The Green Knight and the Talking Bear

Wrath of the River King was the first 4th Edition Open Design project from Kobold Press. I ran this adventure in 2009, setting it in the Feyshore Forest near Parsantium. Here’s the first write up. Introducing the Characters Brave Ella, female elf ranger Koh-Bar the God King, male tiefling sorcerer Krivinn, male dragonborn paladin ofContinue reading “Wrath of the River King Session 1 – The Green Knight and the Talking Bear”

Tyranny of Dragons Session 1 – Greenest in Flames

Six years ago, I started running a monthly Tyranny of Dragons campaign. Here’s the first write up. Introducing the Characters Crake Crozier, human rogue, charlatan “Flotsam” Rosie Fleisch, half-elf warlock, pirate Gwastdyn Strakeln, shield dwarf druid, outlander Turin Elinast, moon elf bard, entertainer Ug St. John Smith, half-orc paladin of Ilmater, acolyte 10th Mirtul, 1490 DRContinue reading “Tyranny of Dragons Session 1 – Greenest in Flames”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 21 – The Blood Wedding

In our 21st session, we concluded Chapter 3: The Blood Marriage as the characters made their final assault on the Midnight Temple to stop the unholy union between Vardesain and Marena. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. 22nd Rimetrail, 92 FY (contd.) Inside the antechamber of the Midnight Temple, The Gears experiences a terrifying vision. TheContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 21 – The Blood Wedding”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 20 – The Cursed Multitude

In our 20th session, we continued with Chapter 3: The Blood Marriage as the characters made their way through the haunted forests of Nordheim to the Midnight Temple. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. 19th Rimetrail, 92 FY There’s drama in the characters’ camp just before dawn – the mysterious horse-shaped birthmark on Zygmunt’s arm startsContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 20 – The Cursed Multitude”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 19 – Flight of the Valkyries

In our 19th session, we continued with Chapter 3: The Blood Marriage as the characters raided a Ragnarok cultist camp travelled from Huldramose towards the ruins of Nordheim.Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. 11th Rimetrail, 92 FY (contd.) The characters set off for the Ragnarok cultist camp accompanied by Hafridh Ironeyes and the Huldra. 12th Rimetrail BubblesContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 19 – Flight of the Valkyries”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 18 – The Memorial Feast of Randgrid Ironeyes

In our 18th session, we continued with Chapter 3: The Blood Marriage as the characters travelled through the Northlands from Reaver’s Cave to Huldramose. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. 30th Last Leaf, 92 FY (contd.) The characters try to surprise the cannibals outside Reaver’s Cave, but unfortunately The Gears’ attempts at stealth go awryContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 18 – The Memorial Feast of Randgrid Ironeyes”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 17 – Reaver’s Cave

In our 17th session, we continued with Chapter 3: The Blood Marriage as the characters sailed across the Nieder Straits to Reaver’s Cave. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign. 26th Last Leaf, 92 FY  The characters purchase cold weather clothing for their trip to the Northlands. Just before they board the Osprey, Bubbles buys some foodContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 17 – Reaver’s Cave”