Beneath Archive

  • Psychedelic Fantasies: Beneath the Ruins (OSR) This installment of the Psychedelic Fantasies-series clocks in at 10 pages, one of which doubles as the front cover/editorial, leaving us with 9 pages of content.   This series adheres to a pretty minimalist approach to module presentation – two columns of black text in a white background. Headers are bolded, but the small statblocks have no internal formatting – this is as minimalist as can be. As for the rule-set, the module does not subscribe to a particular OSR-game or edition, claiming general compatibility, which means that you will have to do some tweaking to modify the module for your preferred old-school game. 60’ (20’) are the default movement rates, HD are noted, […]

    Psychedelic Fantasies: Beneath the Ruins (OSR)

    Psychedelic Fantasies: Beneath the Ruins (OSR) This installment of the Psychedelic Fantasies-series clocks in at 10 pages, one of which doubles as the front cover/editorial, leaving us with 9 pages of content.   This series adheres to a pretty minimalist approach to module presentation – two columns of black text in a white background. Headers are bolded, but the small statblocks have no internal formatting – this is as minimalist as can be. As for the rule-set, the module does not subscribe to a particular OSR-game or edition, claiming general compatibility, which means that you will have to do some tweaking to modify the module for your preferred old-school game. 60’ (20’) are the default movement rates, HD are noted, […]

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  • Beneath the Festered Sun (5e) This plug-in for the Mummy’s Mask adventure path clocks in at 42 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page introduction, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 35 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Okay, the first thing you need to know is the following: This module was originally intended to be run in conjunction with Pathfinder’s Mummy’s Mask adventure path – so in case you’re converting that one, this will very much be up your alley. While the introduction does mention this, the book as a whole has been converted to 5e with care – e.g. an eidolon, which is part […]

    Beneath the Festered Sun (5e)

    Beneath the Festered Sun (5e) This plug-in for the Mummy’s Mask adventure path clocks in at 42 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page introduction, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 35 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Okay, the first thing you need to know is the following: This module was originally intended to be run in conjunction with Pathfinder’s Mummy’s Mask adventure path – so in case you’re converting that one, this will very much be up your alley. While the introduction does mention this, the book as a whole has been converted to 5e with care – e.g. an eidolon, which is part […]

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  • Beneath the Festered Sun This plug-in for the Mummy’s Mask adventure path clocks in at 42 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page introduction, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 35 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The module is a sandbox investigation that can be inserted before the final act of the first installment of the Mummy’s Mask AP, which is a sound decision – one of the criticism voiced against said module is its unbroken sequence of dungeon crawls. But can this module really bring the desired change o pace?   This being an adventure review, the following text contains SPOILERS. Potential players will […]

    Beneath the Festered Sun

    Beneath the Festered Sun This plug-in for the Mummy’s Mask adventure path clocks in at 42 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page introduction, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 35 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The module is a sandbox investigation that can be inserted before the final act of the first installment of the Mummy’s Mask AP, which is a sound decision – one of the criticism voiced against said module is its unbroken sequence of dungeon crawls. But can this module really bring the desired change o pace?   This being an adventure review, the following text contains SPOILERS. Potential players will […]

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  • The Sinking: Beneath the Shadowheart This installment of the Sinking-mini-modules clocks in at 21 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 14 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.   Still here? All right! After a two-module spanning furious escape from the City into the holds of the enigmatic, xenophobic Kalks, the PCs have deserved a breather – alas, no rest for the wicked: One of Senator Vulgrax allies, bloodied and beaten, manages to find his way into the PC’s sanctuary – and […]

    The Sinking: Beneath the Shadowheart

    The Sinking: Beneath the Shadowheart This installment of the Sinking-mini-modules clocks in at 21 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 14 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.   Still here? All right! After a two-module spanning furious escape from the City into the holds of the enigmatic, xenophobic Kalks, the PCs have deserved a breather – alas, no rest for the wicked: One of Senator Vulgrax allies, bloodied and beaten, manages to find his way into the PC’s sanctuary – and […]

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