Genius Adventures Archive

  • Genius Adventures: The Black Skull Laughs This genius adventure clocks in at 21 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 17 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? This is, layout-wise – the most boring dungeon imaginable -10 identically-sized rooms connected by 30-ft-corridors. That’s it. And yes, this is by design. The complex herein depicts a minor dwarven way station turned doom-laden crypt, recently disturbed, as per the tradition by bandits – who unleashed the so-called Black Skull. Now to clear this place and claim its […]

    Genius Adventures: The Black Skull Laughs

    Genius Adventures: The Black Skull Laughs This genius adventure clocks in at 21 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 17 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? This is, layout-wise – the most boring dungeon imaginable -10 identically-sized rooms connected by 30-ft-corridors. That’s it. And yes, this is by design. The complex herein depicts a minor dwarven way station turned doom-laden crypt, recently disturbed, as per the tradition by bandits – who unleashed the so-called Black Skull. Now to clear this place and claim its […]

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  • Genius Adventures: Night of the Starbird This Genius Adventure clocks in at 29 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 25 pages of content – quite a bunch, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure module, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? Even in the remotest of locations, PCs have a propensity for trouble – and so, they happen upon a complex devoted to the Astronix, a being or deity sacred to many an avian race, and not on any day, but on the most sacred of nights, the Night of the Starbird. Why is […]

    Genius Adventures: Night of the Starbird

    Genius Adventures: Night of the Starbird This Genius Adventure clocks in at 29 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 25 pages of content – quite a bunch, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure module, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion. … .. . All right, still here? Even in the remotest of locations, PCs have a propensity for trouble – and so, they happen upon a complex devoted to the Astronix, a being or deity sacred to many an avian race, and not on any day, but on the most sacred of nights, the Night of the Starbird. Why is […]

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  • Genius Adventures: There’s Yer Problem! This module clocks in at 17 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 14 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.   All right, still here? The PCs come to Crescent Bay, a fully mapped (and statted) town with a deep harbor, separated into lower town and upper town by lifts, looking for work and find that in the employ of Jollahan Tierpesh Lugathel III – whether directly or as suggested, by missive in a tavern makes ultimately no difference.   Utterly loaded, Lugathel offers a vast amount of […]

    Genius Adventures: There’s Yer Problem!

    Genius Adventures: There’s Yer Problem! This module clocks in at 17 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 14 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.   All right, still here? The PCs come to Crescent Bay, a fully mapped (and statted) town with a deep harbor, separated into lower town and upper town by lifts, looking for work and find that in the employ of Jollahan Tierpesh Lugathel III – whether directly or as suggested, by missive in a tavern makes ultimately no difference.   Utterly loaded, Lugathel offers a vast amount of […]

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  • Genius Adventures: Spring of Disorder This module clocks in at 27 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 24 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? The village of Feiknstafir (fully mapped and statted with a player-friendly map!), sheltered and peaceful, has seen the last of its serene days – odd things are afloat, as the PCs will almost immediately realize when the wolves attack the village and the local horses. There is something weird going on, and the PCs better investigate the string of unusual circumstances. While some of the […]

    Genius Adventures: Spring of Disorder

    Genius Adventures: Spring of Disorder This module clocks in at 27 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 24 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Potential players should jump to the conclusion.   All right, still here? The village of Feiknstafir (fully mapped and statted with a player-friendly map!), sheltered and peaceful, has seen the last of its serene days – odd things are afloat, as the PCs will almost immediately realize when the wolves attack the village and the local horses. There is something weird going on, and the PCs better investigate the string of unusual circumstances. While some of the […]

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