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  • Dire, Devilish Deeds IV: Devaneum Arcineas II The final part of the Dire, Devilish Deeds-series and part II of the sorcerous gauntlet clocks in at 46 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 42 pages, so let’s take a look!   As with all the reviews of modules in this series, at this point I assume you’re familiar with all my previous reviews of this series – I assume you’re familiar with the basic premise of the series and the uncommon and slightly wonky way in which transmutation works herein and the potential rough edges you might encounter. I do assume that you’re willing to tackle these books on […]

    Dire, Devilish Deeds IV: Devaneum Arcineas II

    Dire, Devilish Deeds IV: Devaneum Arcineas II The final part of the Dire, Devilish Deeds-series and part II of the sorcerous gauntlet clocks in at 46 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 42 pages, so let’s take a look!   As with all the reviews of modules in this series, at this point I assume you’re familiar with all my previous reviews of this series – I assume you’re familiar with the basic premise of the series and the uncommon and slightly wonky way in which transmutation works herein and the potential rough edges you might encounter. I do assume that you’re willing to tackle these books on […]

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  • Dire, Devilish Deeds III – Devaneum Arcineas I The third part of the “Dire, Devilish Deeds”-saga clocks in at 41 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 36 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . Still here? All right! At this point, I do assume you are familiar with the premise of this series of modules – if not, please consult my review of the first 2 books. Now the second installment saw the PCs vanquish (hopefully) the first gauntlet of challenges and thus, […]

    Dire, Devilish Deeds III – Devaneum Arcineas I

    Dire, Devilish Deeds III – Devaneum Arcineas I The third part of the “Dire, Devilish Deeds”-saga clocks in at 41 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 36 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . Still here? All right! At this point, I do assume you are familiar with the premise of this series of modules – if not, please consult my review of the first 2 books. Now the second installment saw the PCs vanquish (hopefully) the first gauntlet of challenges and thus, […]

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  • Dire, Devilish Deeds II: Arcineum Devaneas II The second part of the “Dire, Devilish Deeds”-saga clocks in at 50 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 45 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   Now, for the purposes of this review, I do assume that you have read my review of the first Arcineum Devaneas module, so no, I’m not going to repeat the basic premise etc. and instead jump right into the action, okay? Great! Now the following obviously sports SPOILERS. As such, I’d advise potential players to jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? Only DMs […]

    Dire, Devilish Deeds II: Arcineum Devaneas II

    Dire, Devilish Deeds II: Arcineum Devaneas II The second part of the “Dire, Devilish Deeds”-saga clocks in at 50 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 45 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   Now, for the purposes of this review, I do assume that you have read my review of the first Arcineum Devaneas module, so no, I’m not going to repeat the basic premise etc. and instead jump right into the action, okay? Great! Now the following obviously sports SPOILERS. As such, I’d advise potential players to jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? Only DMs […]

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  • Dire, Devilish Deeds I: Arcineum Devaneas I This first installment of the Dire Devilish Deeds-saga clocks in at 37 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 32 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Now this reviews discusses a module and thus does sport SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . Still here? Only DMs left? All right, this module’s theme, in the immortal words of Monty Python’s flying circus, would be “And now for something completely different.” So this module is uncommon in more than one way – first of all, it is for “any level.” If you’re like […]

    Dire, Devilish Deeds I: Arcineum Devaneas I

    Dire, Devilish Deeds I: Arcineum Devaneas I This first installment of the Dire Devilish Deeds-saga clocks in at 37 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 32 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Now this reviews discusses a module and thus does sport SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . Still here? Only DMs left? All right, this module’s theme, in the immortal words of Monty Python’s flying circus, would be “And now for something completely different.” So this module is uncommon in more than one way – first of all, it is for “any level.” If you’re like […]

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