Castle Ravenloft: The monsters of Castle Ravenloft

The monster compendium,
from Dungeons & Dragons Castle Ravenloft board game, is made of ten entries.  From the undead to dangerous animals, these dungeon crawlers are fearsome opponents and should be avoided by all but the best of heroes.  Before you think about finding treasure in Strahd’s castle, study what you’ll be up against.

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Legend of Drizzt: Escape from Neverneath (9.16.2017)

It’s an unlikely association of anti-heroes as Jarlaxle, Athrogate, and Artemis Entreri join forces for adventure and gold.  After a fatiguing attempt at plunging loot, the three are trapped in the cursed tunnels underneath Castle Never.  It’s a never-played before adventure featuring three.

Three adventurers have fallen into the tunnels below the Castle Never.  If they don’t hurry and discover a way out, they will be trapped underground forever!

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Legend of Drizzt: Artemis Entreri’s weapons

Artemis Entreri,
is an assassin from the Dungeons & Dragons board game, The Legend of Drizzt.  Among his at-will powers are his Magic Longsword and Saber of Wounding.  Both offer statistical advantages.  Which is better?  With a touch of analysis paralysis, we overthink our choice.

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Dungeons and Dragons: The Leprechaun

The Leprechaun,

is a mischievous addition to the Dungeons and Dragons Monster Manual I.  Pulled from Irish folklore, D&D lore kept faithful to the stories we see and hear too much on cartoons.

“… will attempt to mislead its captor into believing he is giving over his treasure while he actually is duping the captor.”

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Dungeons and Dragons: Wight

The Wight,

is an enigmatic entry from the tome of Dungeons and Dragons Monster Manual I.  A loathsome creature of the undead, its a step up from the zombie or the underappreciated skeleton.  With powers that could drain the life of a hero and the take the life of the party at the table.

“… are most evil and hateful, seeking to destroy any life form they encounter.”

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ToEE Campaign “A” Adventure 4: Assault on the Haunted Keep (11.27.2016)

Assault on the Haunted Keep,
is an adventure from Dungeons and Dragons: Temple of Elemental Evil board game and part of the series Campaign A.   It is a 5-hero adventure starring your favorite heroes from the game.  Follow their progress, in one of the most horribly rolled session in recent history.

You’ve tracked the doppelgangers’ allies to this ruined keep, but the telltale signs of the elemental cultists are everywhere.  This threat can’t be left unchallenged!

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ToEE Campaign “A” Adventure 3: Rotten in Red Larch (7/22/2016)

Rotten in Red Larch,

is the third campaign adventure of Dungeons and Dragons: Temple of Elemental Evil board game.  Continuing Campaign A , another 5-hero quest to find doppelganger agents.

The cult looks to have infiltrated Red Larch.  Some of the townsfolk have been replaced by its agents.  Track and eliminate them!

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