Empire of the Ghouls Session 34 – Ship of Fools

This weekend we (almost) finished Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm, as the adventurers returned the Staff of the Underworld to Narosain and stole a ship to take them across the Sulphur Sea. 19th Deep Winter, 92 FY As the victorious adventurers travel back to the Last King with the Staff of the Underworld, they pass through a cavern filledContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 34 – Ship of Fools”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 33 – Master of the Dragons’ Graveyard

This weekend we continued with Empire of the Ghouls, Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm, as the adventurers continued to explore the Dragons’ Graveyard, in search of the Staff of the Underworld. I had time before we played to draw out the cavern complex on my Tact-Tiles and this proved to be time well-spent as weContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 33 – Master of the Dragons’ Graveyard”

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”

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”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 30 – Revenge of the Hunger God

This weekend we continued with Empire of the Ghouls, Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm, as the adventurers headed from the Pit of All Flesh to the caves of the Cult of the Withered Hand. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  Read past episodes 10th Deep Winter, 92 FY (contd.) After making a hasty exitContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 30 – Revenge of the Hunger God”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 29 – The Pit of All Flesh

This weekend we played our first Empire of the Ghouls session for two months continuing with Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm. Surprisingly (to me), the group seemed to have learned the importance of staying incognito and didn’t start a massive fight in the ghoul outpost! Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  Read pastContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 29 – The Pit of All Flesh”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 28 – Into the Fuligin Realm

This weekend we played our Empire of the Ghouls campaign in person again, finishing Chapter 4: Catacombs of the Ghul King and entering the Underworld for the first time with the beginning of Chapter 5: Into the Fuligin Realm. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  Read past episodes 29th Snowfall, 92 FY (contd.) WithContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 28 – Into the Fuligin Realm”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 27 – Going Backwards to Go Forward

This week we played our Empire of the Ghouls campaign in person again, continuing with Chapter 4: Catacombs of the Ghul King. The characters explored the catacombs beneath the Elia family mausoleum, looking for somewhere safe to take a long rest before confronting the Ghul King. Here’s the write up which contains spoilers for the campaign.  ReadContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 27 – Going Backwards to Go Forward”

2021: My Year in TTRPG Gaming

This year has been another tough one for everyone. Playing and writing for D&D has been a big help in getting me through it, so I thought I should write a blog post looking back at some of the fun things that I’ve been up to. On 2nd January, the Southlands Kickstarter ended, with anContinue reading “2021: My Year in TTRPG Gaming”

Empire of the Ghouls Session 26 – The Ghul King’s Catacomb

In our 26th session, we were back around the gaming table in person for the first time since February 2020! Online gaming has been good, but I’ve really missed playing together with all our friends 🙂 We continued with Chapter 4: Catacombs of the Ghul King as the characters entered the catacombs beneath the Elia family mausoleum. Here’sContinue reading “Empire of the Ghouls Session 26 – The Ghul King’s Catacomb”