My players faced the third boss of the adventure – Enoch the Archmage. This is part of the 5e conversion of A Darkness Gathering. Though this is a tough mob it is, essentially, a straight up legendary per the standard rules. I did tweak it as Enoch was designed to take on 8 PCs (ended […]Read more "Boss Fight: Enoch the Archmage"
A supporting “mook” for a boss fight for my converted darkness gathering adventure (this is a mook because it’s not really a challenge for 8 x level 16 PCs, just a roadblock). This golem was in the original. Though it was a standard golem in the adventure its description was quite original and inspired this modified […]Read more "Starry Golem"
A supporting “mook” for a boss fight for my converted darkness gathering adventure. Inspired by the original Bloodborne “kin” monster. CELESTIAL CHILDREN STAR SPAWN GRUE Huge Swarm of Small aberrations, neutral evil Armour Class 11 Hit Points 175 (50d6) Speed 30 ft. STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA 6 (-2) 13 (+1) 10 (+0) 9 (-1) 11 […]Read more "Celestial Children"
A supporting “mook” for a boss fight for my converted darkness gathering adventure. Inspired by the original Bloodborne “kin” monster. CELESTIAL CENTIPEDE Huge aberration, unaligned Armour Class 13 (natural armor) Hit Points 136 (13d12 + 52) Speed 30 ft., climb 30 ft. STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA 25 (+7) 14 (+2) 12 (+1) 1 (-5) 7 (-2) 3 (-4) Damage Resistances Bludgeoning, Piercing, Slashing from nonmagical weapons. […]Read more "Celestial Centipede"
A custom magic item for one of my PCs. RAVEN QUEEN’S RETRIBUTION Pistol, legendary (requires attunement, see desciption) Range (40/120) does 3d6+1 radiant damage. 2lbs. Reload. This jet-black “wand” is embossed with the Raven Queen’s holy symbol this ancient artifact is a +1 laser pistol. It counts as a magic weapon for overcoming damage resistance. […]Read more "The Raven Queen’s Retribution"
My players faced the third boss of the adventure – Lucien, Captain of the Guard (The Phthisic and Johann being first and second respectively). They decided to try and free him from domination but everything failed. Instead, they killed him, removed the cap from his head – a psionic plate that mind-flayers use to make […]Read more "Lucien, Captain of the Guard"
My players faced the second boss of the adventure – Johann Lipseige the Daymaster. In the original adventure, it is Janine the Thieves Guild Mistress. This was the first major fight of the campaign. This is not the exact one I ran as I updated it to reflect what happened in the adventure and tweaked […]Read more "Boss Fight: Johann the Daymaster"