May 172019
 
Places of Power: Dreamden (5e)

Places of Power: Dreamden (5e) This installment of the Places of Power-series clocks in at 13 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look! So, Dreamden is a rustic resort situated at […]

May 022019
 
Death on Doom's Reach - Shroud of Orcus I (5e)

Death on Doom’s Reach – Shroud of Orcus I (5e) This module clocks in at 30 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, leaving us with 27 pages of content, so let’s take a look! This review was moved up in my reviewing queue as a prioritized review at the request […]

May 022019
 
Crypt on Keeper Hill (5e)

Crypt on Keeper Hill (5e) This mini-adventure for 5e clocks in at 2 pages and is intended as a brief interlude. It is intended for 3rd level characters, and the two pages are pretty much chock-full with text. The adventure sports two sections of read-aloud text – one for the introductory angle, and one for […]

Apr 032019
 
Legendary Beginnings: Crisis at Falling Springs Station

Legendary Beginnings: Crisis at Falling Springs Station This module clocks in at 56 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 2 pages SRD, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of introduction, 2 pages of advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 46 pages of content, so let’s take a look! First things first: While […]

Mar 292019
 
Imperiums Campaign Guide: Plight of the Tuatha (5e)

Imperiums Campaign Guide: Plight of the Tuatha (5e) Okay, so this massive supplement clocks in at 292 pages of content, not taking the editorial, etc. into account. I’ve had this book for a while, and it is, to make that clear from the get-go, an incredibly dense book – I have rewritten this review twice […]

Mar 282019
 
The Festival of the Migrant (5e)

The Festival of the Migrant (5e) This set-piece/encounter-area clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, leaving us with 13 pages of content, so let’s take a look! The festival of the migrant is an elven celebration, which is held at the border of elven lands to celebrate the migration of animals, being held […]

Mar 222019
 
Preview: Winter's Daughter (5e/OSR)

Preview: Winter’s Daughter (5e/OSR) NOTE: This is not a review in the traditional sense – it is a developer’s commentary, a preview of sorts. I try to be as SPOILER-free as possible below, but I do mention some themes and design paradigms employed. So, I worked on the latest Dolmenwood adventure, “Winter’s Daughter“ – an […]

Feb 252019
 
The Rotating Labyrinth (3.X/almost system neutral/5e)

The Rotating Labyrinth (3.X/almost system neutral/5e) EDIT: So, since I downloaded this pdf, there has been a 5e-version added. The review has been amended to include notes on the 5e-version as well. So, what is this? This could be used as a stand-alone dungeon-level, or as a slot-in to be included in another dungeon. The […]

Feb 222019
 
Through Their Own Eyes (5e/almost system neutral)

Through Their Own Eyes (5e/almost system neutral) This pdf clocks in at 21 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 19 pages of content, so let’s take a look! The first page shows how to use this – basically, you can either pick 2 – 3 additional personality features or to […]

Feb 142019
 
Mini-Dungeon Monthly #1 (5e) (P)review

The first installment of AAW Games‘ new Mini-Dungeons Monthly ‘zine clocks in at 20 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page ToC/editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 16 pages of content, so let’s take a look! How can this review exist? Well, I received an advance copy of the inaugural installment […]