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  • Darkwood Adventure Arc #2 – The Tormented and the Twisted The massive second installment of the Darkwood Adventure Arc clocks in at 128 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 122 (!!!) pages of content, so let’s take a look!   All right, so in case you haven’t read my reviews of the first full module and excursion, please wait a second and even if you don’t want to play a full sequence of modules, please continue reading, all right?   So, what makes these modules unique? Number one would be aesthetics: A central draw of these modules lies in the aesthetic and the truly […]

    Darkwood Adventure Arc #2 – The Tormented and the Twisted

    Darkwood Adventure Arc #2 – The Tormented and the Twisted The massive second installment of the Darkwood Adventure Arc clocks in at 128 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 122 (!!!) pages of content, so let’s take a look!   All right, so in case you haven’t read my reviews of the first full module and excursion, please wait a second and even if you don’t want to play a full sequence of modules, please continue reading, all right?   So, what makes these modules unique? Number one would be aesthetics: A central draw of these modules lies in the aesthetic and the truly […]

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  • Darkwood Arc Excursions: Curse of the Barrowspawn back cover, leaving us with 32 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Wait, before we do – I need to apologize. This is one of the cases where a file fell into the digital cracks of my HD and between prioritized reviews and the hustle and bustle of real life, I fell short of my duties. Consider this me rectifying this shortcoming.   Before we dive into the nit and grit of this module, let me elaborate what the Darkwood Saga is – basically, it’s a series of interconnected modules, with the big ones being the main meat of the storyline, while these excursions represent the “sidetreks”. Why the quotation […]

    Darkwood Arc Excursions: Curse of the Barrowspawn

    Darkwood Arc Excursions: Curse of the Barrowspawn back cover, leaving us with 32 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Wait, before we do – I need to apologize. This is one of the cases where a file fell into the digital cracks of my HD and between prioritized reviews and the hustle and bustle of real life, I fell short of my duties. Consider this me rectifying this shortcoming.   Before we dive into the nit and grit of this module, let me elaborate what the Darkwood Saga is – basically, it’s a series of interconnected modules, with the big ones being the main meat of the storyline, while these excursions represent the “sidetreks”. Why the quotation […]

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  • Fallen Leaves Adventure Arc II – Into the Woods The second part of the Fallen leaves Adventure Arc clocks in at 31 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 27 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? Great! Harboring an elf of all creatures, right in the middle of the Klavekian realm, is not an easy thing. Escorting the elf home to save his brethren from a strange scourge is yet another – having escaped Rybalka, making their way past the 3 cities, […]

    Fallen Leaves Adventure Arc II – Into the Woods

    Fallen Leaves Adventure Arc II – Into the Woods The second part of the Fallen leaves Adventure Arc clocks in at 31 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 27 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? Great! Harboring an elf of all creatures, right in the middle of the Klavekian realm, is not an easy thing. Escorting the elf home to save his brethren from a strange scourge is yet another – having escaped Rybalka, making their way past the 3 cities, […]

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  • I’ve never made a secret out of the fact that I like grand plots and this is the first of an arc that should challenge your PCs indeed:   A16: Midwinter’s Chill This module is 44 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 39 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? A swathe  of supernatural cold is cutting through the regions of the Klavek Kingdom, courtesy of a mysterious force and the PCs are on route towards Whitespire Abbey. The isolated place has been […]

    EZG reviews A16: Midwinter’s Chill (Saatman’s Empire 1 of 4)

    I’ve never made a secret out of the fact that I like grand plots and this is the first of an arc that should challenge your PCs indeed:   A16: Midwinter’s Chill This module is 44 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 39 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? A swathe  of supernatural cold is cutting through the regions of the Klavek Kingdom, courtesy of a mysterious force and the PCs are on route towards Whitespire Abbey. The isolated place has been […]

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