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Note-taking for Published Adventures

Storm King's Thunder adventure flowchart

Awhile back, I posted an article covering a number of steps for in-depth preparation a Game Master can do to make published adventures run more smoothly and personalize them. As with all things, folks have all sorts of different learning

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Converting Rappan Athuk to 5th Edition: Intro and Level 1C

Rappan Athuk Swords & Wizardry version

Converting adventure modules to Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition is a surprisingly painless process coming from earlier editions or 3rd party scenarios and OSR game systems. While I’ve done a fair amount of work with some AD&D 2nd Edition adventures, what

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Dungeons & Dragons 5E: The Daggerdale Campaign Threats

Zhentarim Symbol

Daggerdale during the AD&D 2nd Edition-era is full of cool stuff: its rightful ruler (Randal Morn) runs an open resistance against the Zhentarim that occupy Dagger Falls and the northern trade route; a resurrected Mage-Lord is inflicting a terrible plague

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Dungeons & Dragons 5E: The Daggerdale Campaign Sandbox

Daggerdale 1-mile hex map

Daggerdale during the AD&D 2nd Edition-era is a very interesting setting: its rightful ruler (Randal Morn) runs an open resistance against the Zhentarim that occupy Dagger Falls and the northern trade route, and several adventure modules feature other dire threats,

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Dungeons & Dragons 4E: More Encounters and Adventures for the Arcane Age

airship

While the D&D 4E Arcane Age Conversion contained the player-facing details to create Arcane Age characters, and some context for the Dungeon Master to fit these conversions into the events of the Arcane Age of the Forgotten Realms, the following article

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Dungeons & Dragons 4E: The Forgotten Realms Arcane Age Conversion

Bladesinger

Back in the days of AD&D 2nd Edition there was a series of supplements and novels for the Forgotten Realms campaign setting known as The Arcane Age, detailing the lands, people, and conflicts that toppled some of the most expansive empires

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Dungeon World: Adventure Conversion for Kill Bargle!

Kill Bargle

Straight from the beloved Red Box (Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set, Player’s Manual and DM’s Rulebook now available at D&D Classics!) comes a short, 3-level dungeon crawl to kill the nefarious villain Bargle, who killed a cleric named Aleena in

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Dungeons & Dragons 4E: Resources for the Chaos Scar Adventure Path

Restwell Keep

While it may not seem timely to make a big post about a 4th Edition Dungeons & Dragons adventure path that’s several years old now, there’s still a significant 4E audience out there, and the newly released Dungeon Command miniatures

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Firefly Roleplaying Game: Serenity Adventures Conversions for Ghosts of the Rebellion

Serenity Adventures

Serenity Adventures featured a handful of adventure scenarios for the Serenity Roleplaying Game published using the older version of the Cortex system (Cortex Classic) well before the new Firefly Roleplaying Game was released. In planning to run a few of

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The One Ring RPG: The Fate of the Master Campaign

The Master of Lake-Town is an interesting character in the larger tale of Middle-Earth, though his role and ultimate fate are often downplayed. That is, up until Peter Jackson’s second trilogy set in Middle-Earth, where he appears as a major

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