Michale McCarthy Archive

  • 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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  • Psionic Bestiary: Dredge & Mind-Numb Swarm This installment of the Psionic Bestiary-series is 5 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving 2 pages of content, 1 per creature. So what are these creatures exactly?   The CR 5 Dredge is a cool idea – a psychokinetic ooze that may launch itself over quite some distances at prey and leach power points from those it tries to consume.   The CR 10 Mind-numb Swarm, spawned from idle thoughts and lost concentration, is simply brilliant, though: Not only does it feature an illusory burn-quality, it also emits a cacophonous, deafening aura that hampers concentration and may actually regain hp if adversaries lose concentration. Awesome concept and […]

    Psionic Bestiary: Dredge & Mind-Numb Swarm

    Psionic Bestiary: Dredge & Mind-Numb Swarm This installment of the Psionic Bestiary-series is 5 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving 2 pages of content, 1 per creature. So what are these creatures exactly?   The CR 5 Dredge is a cool idea – a psychokinetic ooze that may launch itself over quite some distances at prey and leach power points from those it tries to consume.   The CR 10 Mind-numb Swarm, spawned from idle thoughts and lost concentration, is simply brilliant, though: Not only does it feature an illusory burn-quality, it also emits a cacophonous, deafening aura that hampers concentration and may actually regain hp if adversaries lose concentration. Awesome concept and […]

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