ROGUES GALLERY: BARON KRONSIEG DRUND

Characters ended up saving the Baron from The Shade and formed an alliance of convenience.  For his bodyguards I just used Gladiators from MM pg. 346.   Baron Kronsieg Drund Medium humanoid (human), chaotic neutral Armour Class 15 (studded leather) Hit Points 142 (15d8+72) Speed 30 ft. STR 11 (+0)        DEX 16 (+3)       CON 14 (+2) […]

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ROGUES GALLERY: DOC HELLBROTH

Was looking forward to using his dart gun… my sneaker players used telekineses to disarm him!  As the prominent drug lord of Starfall my players made many “Breaking Bad” references. Doc Hellbroth Medium humanoid (elf), chaotic evil Armour Class 17 (studded leather) Hit Points 168 (13d8+106) Speed 30 ft. STR  8 (-2)         DEX 20 (+5)       […]

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Hololithic Fragment 01

Because I am taking the story a slightly different way I decided to use “hololithic messages” – essentially video and sound recordings – to tell the story.   I created a table and rolled randomly whenever the characters found one.  Did this right from the first adventure and the more technological the locale the more […]

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ROBOTS AND ANDROIDS: CASANDALEE

Converted for 5e, mostly required for aggregate creation.  Templates in 5e are almost non-existent but there is no reason the same system used in 3.5e doesn’t work.  In fact it can be used directly in 5e.  Template at the bottom. CASANDALEE Tiny Construct (artificial intelligence), neutral Damage Threshold 20 (Compact AI core) Hit Points 80 (Compact AI core) STR – (+0)                […]

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HOUSE RULE: ARACANE PRECISION

I love abstract combat in 5e its improved the games pace immensely.  With only a few exceptions I use it for all my combats.  However it is a little problematic when it comes to AOE spells and hitting allies.  The sorceress in the party was specifically avoiding picking or casting AOE spells if she couldn’t […]

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From the Diary of Rikku Yuffina Kyrus: Expedition to the Barrier Peaks. Session IV

My kids have split off and started a separate adventure while the rest of the group completes the Valley of the Brain Collectors and Starfall adventures.  Both of which I think are too horrific (former) and adult themed (later) for them.  So I have cracked out and updated Expedition to the Barrier Peaks for them.  […]

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