Empire Archive

  • Gossamer Worlds: Ossuary Empire (DICELESS) This installment of the Gossamer Worlds-series clocks in at 12 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, leaving us with 10 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Now the eidolon is often considered to be the safer side of forces in LoGaS – this is an example why that is a gross and inaccurate reduction. Thematically based roughly around ancient quasi-Persian myths in style, once this place was ruled by the dîv – manifestations of eidolon that subsumed all in perfect order, only to wage war upon one another in the end. Oh, and the final two standing were nuked with a neutron bomb.   In this world wracked by deicides, […]

    Gossamer Worlds: Ossuary Empire (DICELESS)

    Gossamer Worlds: Ossuary Empire (DICELESS) This installment of the Gossamer Worlds-series clocks in at 12 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, leaving us with 10 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Now the eidolon is often considered to be the safer side of forces in LoGaS – this is an example why that is a gross and inaccurate reduction. Thematically based roughly around ancient quasi-Persian myths in style, once this place was ruled by the dîv – manifestations of eidolon that subsumed all in perfect order, only to wage war upon one another in the end. Oh, and the final two standing were nuked with a neutron bomb.   In this world wracked by deicides, […]

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  • Hex Crawl Classics: Shattered Empire This installment of John M. Stater’s Hex Crawl-series is 52 long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 2 ½ pages of SRD, leaving us with 46 ½ pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-sandbox, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion.   When Emperor Brodred passed away, he did suspect that trouble would follow – but not the extent. His daughters, the princesses Petal, Peahen and Pearl started immediately quarreling. And now, the whole empire is falling into all-out anarchy – both lavishly-mapped pages of hex-crawling areas of the empire provided. Hence, we also start the pdf with an […]

    Hex Crawl Classics: Shattered Empire

    Hex Crawl Classics: Shattered Empire This installment of John M. Stater’s Hex Crawl-series is 52 long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 2 ½ pages of SRD, leaving us with 46 ½ pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-sandbox, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion.   When Emperor Brodred passed away, he did suspect that trouble would follow – but not the extent. His daughters, the princesses Petal, Peahen and Pearl started immediately quarreling. And now, the whole empire is falling into all-out anarchy – both lavishly-mapped pages of hex-crawling areas of the empire provided. Hence, we also start the pdf with an […]

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  • A22: Saatman’s Throne The final installment of Michael McCarthy’s Saatman’s Empire Adventure Arc is 80 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page adventure checklist, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 74 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   This being the review of the finale of the saga, the following contains SPOILERS – potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? After A16, A 18 and A19, the Klavek Kingdom has seen more than its share of draconic incursions – and now the culprit is revealed: Saatman, the legendary draconic god-kind has risen once again and thus, the trail […]

    Saatman’s Throne (Saatman’s Empire Part 4 of 4)

    A22: Saatman’s Throne The final installment of Michael McCarthy’s Saatman’s Empire Adventure Arc is 80 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page adventure checklist, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 74 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   This being the review of the finale of the saga, the following contains SPOILERS – potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? After A16, A 18 and A19, the Klavek Kingdom has seen more than its share of draconic incursions – and now the culprit is revealed: Saatman, the legendary draconic god-kind has risen once again and thus, the trail […]

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  • Today I’ll take a look at the third installment of Michael McCarthy’s adventure-arc of draconic destruction,   A19: Saatman’s Empire III – Incandium’s Eruption The third installment of Michael McCarthy’s Saatman’s Empire adventure-arc is 66 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 2 pages ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 60 pages of content – the longest module of the arc so far, 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? So far, the PCs have foiled two of the incursions of dragons into the territory of the Klavek Empire  – first by ending […]

    A19: Saatman’s Empire III – Incandium’s Eruption

    Today I’ll take a look at the third installment of Michael McCarthy’s adventure-arc of draconic destruction,   A19: Saatman’s Empire III – Incandium’s Eruption The third installment of Michael McCarthy’s Saatman’s Empire adventure-arc is 66 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 2 pages ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 60 pages of content – the longest module of the arc so far, 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? So far, the PCs have foiled two of the incursions of dragons into the territory of the Klavek Empire  – first by ending […]

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  • Here’s the runelord of evaluation (no delusions of grandeur, a fan came up with the name) with a review of the second part of Michael McCarthy’s adventure arc,   Saatman’s Empire II: Storm’s Wake This module is 44 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 blank page, 2 pages advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 38 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following text contains SPOILERS. Potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? This is the second part of the Saatman’s Empire-adventure arc after A16, Midwinter’s Chill, in which a white dragon cast a frosty swath of destruction into the Klavek […]

    A18: Saatman’s Empire II – Storm’s Wake

    Here’s the runelord of evaluation (no delusions of grandeur, a fan came up with the name) with a review of the second part of Michael McCarthy’s adventure arc,   Saatman’s Empire II: Storm’s Wake This module is 44 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 blank page, 2 pages advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 38 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following text contains SPOILERS. Potential players may wish to jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? This is the second part of the Saatman’s Empire-adventure arc after A16, Midwinter’s Chill, in which a white dragon cast a frosty swath of destruction into the Klavek […]

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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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  • Player’s Guide to the Dragon Empire     The second of Midgard Player’s Guides is 31 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 28 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   The Mharoti-empire is one of the most interesting nations in the Midgard setting: An empire in service to the elemental dragon lords, this vast nation is governed by a sultan(a) elected by the conglomerate of dragons in order to avoid the power-struggles between draconic masters. Hungry to satiate the draconic lust for treasure and power, the young empire is on the constant verge of expansion and looking to use its vast, draconic military to fuel its conquests. That being […]

    Midgard: Player’s Guide to the Dragon Empire

    Player’s Guide to the Dragon Empire     The second of Midgard Player’s Guides is 31 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 28 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   The Mharoti-empire is one of the most interesting nations in the Midgard setting: An empire in service to the elemental dragon lords, this vast nation is governed by a sultan(a) elected by the conglomerate of dragons in order to avoid the power-struggles between draconic masters. Hungry to satiate the draconic lust for treasure and power, the young empire is on the constant verge of expansion and looking to use its vast, draconic military to fuel its conquests. That being […]

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