C LENGEOF CHAMPION·S V

BY IOH,NATHAN
ARlltJORK BY ANDR[W
"(Itall nge of Champions V" ls <I D&O <ldH'II!Ul e rur a party of four pes of an)" level and of any character class,
like the four previous "Challenge
rures [appearing
In

M. RICHARDS
Guild provides, the PCs with a

HOU & ARNOLD TSANC . CARTO(;RAPHY BY ROB LAZZERETIJ
year, thc Adventurers
wealth of lnformauon. beneficial contacts. and <110% drscount on standard adventuring gO-.'Ir, ther benefits can O

uf Champions" advcn-

#51'l. ('9'. Ko, and 91). lhis adventure lakes place ou lll~ outskirts 01 ~ major cuy and can bP inserted into nearly ~n) campaign, You should read the eutlre adv enture before ruunlng itA firm understau di ng uf ('<I( h of th,' n-n sc .narlcs ls neces saD for the smooth pwgr ss nfll1l' advf'lltt.lrt' and will h Ip ~'Ou udiudkare nlternative solutions the pluyers m<l}' dr~i"l' to each challenge.
1)1 Nr.~(!N Issues

Iw "ddeci as yot! SCI: fit. Possibilities include offering es pcndablc magiea 1 urms (sun!!s and petions] a t a reduced cosr.as woll :is providin1: a pIa " to sell Ihl' variuus 1u-asu I ~.~ recovered while ad veil run 11~, There mig,h t even be G1JlId·sffilialrd .rrmorwcrkcrs and weaponsmirbs willing to "upgrade" the maglca I proprl u-s .I given

or

wr-aporr, shield, or 51.1it ofarmor,
The [our Winners as the trnphi an honor,
S

of till· rl'lI'Il\l5t ar e each gr<lnlt'd 3 u5uJIJ) assoclated

ADVENTURERACKGROUN
Once again, the Advcntuu-ix
IIIIITII!, t!'illIll:

lifetime membership into [he Ad\'etllllrl'r~
nnd prestige '

Guild. as well with such

(;lIllrJ I" spoH~uting ~H event OPI?'I1 10 advcn-

to tPsl Ilw skills ofroams of adventurers.

of ,11Ilt'''I'I~ of experience, the contest is 10 I,.. held in 1"11,'0days' rime at Ihe-rJW· url!w lily, 'learus begin fflll1llilg ,Hid rqi\i~lf!ring d;I}~ bd"rE" th,' ,'\I'nl. SOIIIL· of I Ill' III h :lV(' j.;1J111.' th rour.;h previous Cha lien ~CS, while others
arr
l1<.:\V

ADVENT11RE "YNOP~IS
The P :.. enter the C II~.]["lIgl.' of C hJ m p I 011s. ,j com petinon composed of ten J;Cf1lJFi(j~ le~tiTlg their adventlJrin~ r a pab ili t ies , Al rhc end ct the contest. 111(' scores of all contestants are ranked 10 determine the winning learn

to [he l on It'~ I.

Each Il'~ If! must be r('gl~lered <lt the G u tid II~adl'luart r,~ lJ) <undcwu tin- niglu b·('llltl' the contest. The team 1)1('<1)1bers must each prov ide Ihl' GiIlil.J with II1l'tr IlM!1!', characrcr class Ifor r.'mnJ-k.'epmg pi Irposrs on Iy: the Ch :11I1'ng<.: ~(rnarios al~' Ill' IOlJgl'r geared reward specific characrer d.I,,~es) •• 1nd I,'am 1I,11iH', Thl') lJUJst also blgn <I form absolving the Adventurers Guild ul all, rl'"pl)lI~iblli!y III 111(:' LilS\' of illiliry or dr- .. lh. Coruesrnnts nrc gnetl th e opportunity 10 sign lip III
~d\'J!ill·

ADVENTURE

HOOK

The PCs could enter the contest for several reasons. They tlliglr! ovcrheurothcradvenrurers talking about the fifth an mull C hallengc of Cham pion S J decide to en teron

no

thci

r

own,

A nval adven

iurer mighl

form

<I

I!:J III 01

con-

rol' ['llhct 3 fI'lsr drad

~pelll'i.450 ~p) ur a InUrn'OWI! ~rl"ll (10,010 gp), to he used in! 11(' 'WIll 0 II h .ir dca i.lJ durin g Ute cou 1';-1' of Ihf' Challcllg.', Tlw Guild ofTi(i,lb do tlreir II's! tv ensure tin:

ream performs bdtt'1'. If thr rc~ have ;llrcad~ )OlneU the Adventurers Cuild, they Illighl have com peted HI a pn" i· uu» ChJlIcnge and be eager to give il anuther ~o, (I f lile'),

Ipsr.1II tt. ~ nd dare the PCs to enter the contest 10 see \\ hieh

won

3

previous conk

'iakl~ olrhe panidpauts. blll ~(Ocll'TlI~

tJI1

happen. PCs

keep the wmning

l, thev LI1~y !)I' ,'speciall,. I"~(:;crto srreak goill~, ,\ t1('wly font1('d advcntur-

wi~hilll-\ Ie> tISl'lIl1~ ~{'n'i(l' rnust r~} 111 advance: thl" mnnc) rs returned ~I 111 . end ul the Ckdlclll,W II thevcerne through ulive.
l'lmH)'. all ['"nn 1(,.41'1I11~mus pal' 'Ill cuu.rnce fl,t: 01 } gp, uulcss the)' rc already G uild It} ('In b 'r~, ill \\ IIk II ca ·c the

ing band might enter the OlLlliengr to PIOH' themselves ~lid ('S t,~ hh~ Ii II rqJll !;JI'I on, poss!. bly as UII ad vcr li semen 1 lor luture ('mplo)'lllenl_ i\ [lir I)il of sidc-hensng go s on
Jtll'ill!; lill's~' LOlll{' "ls"O llll' pes inlglu

even cnrci as a

fe" I~ waived (Wick tu point

(:I

bench: of memln-rship,
Ifilli' pes an'n't ret

uut],

as the Guild ls members. Ihl'y
1,

money-making clrernr. Tllt,}, could ('1'('1] be hired to repre rent a wealthy merchaut rrr ~ri>:t{jcr~t who has a b,t
going' ith his associates team of l.:ulltcst:Jnls, as to who
C3n

field the superior

gd to hear tile' standard

sale-s pitch

for a Ilint'

yp per

HE CHALLENGE OF CHAMPIONS
T11r
'1.0111 I'q.1 it"cll i~ J sc I'i,co; ol i,'11 ~ (rna rios. rarh Je~i~II~'d 10 tl ~I til, n-vciucel ulness ..uti cohesion 01 tll,-

rdventu ri n~ urou p. Th e
CJ

'C

'no nos ~fl'

~!.'t \1P 50J

("qllul d,ffi! 1111~ til '>VI'["l'Orle, r,'gJld]'-s~ '''-H-I. III utile r word ~. J zo Lh I{'\el druid ~hould hn \ (' no ad Vi] ntagc
'1\ l'1

or

to be

them a re normally provldeu ,11 th i, 1i r IIf' (llIll{'~ . dl'll'rml om g I fll' [om m:ITI ti wurd is 11:1 rI of th., puzzle], Onu'" the leJI'I'l ls satisfied Ih31 all I'Cluipmcnt L" m place. the orTi"iJ I reads the scenario Im·ring ,JJ1 d S ta rts 1111: clock. ru ' briefin g LOn ~i ts of the I!O~ I the Il'lIlfi III U~l try I <I ~., cum ph s I,. as well a-, an ~pe-(I a I rules lor thu rscenario. A teuia has IS mlu \1 tcs 10 a!:lOI!' pi ish
magI
It

ms requiring

a

I"I-.Il

\'('1

om'.

1n

add

I II!l

n,

J 11 ,IllcII1P'

htl" hccn
.. Illig]"

,',11.11 ~tlri.'tIO.

mad"

I') arldrvss

,Hhal1l'lgI-~ [piliming

c untest.mt

lwvl> 0\,,'1

newcomers.

nu
If ~
j'll

IHN-I
h',111l

THE RUL[~
AUtr-am members must ..how up in non rnamr rlothinn: no
dliliOI

ector iheu reads

I~ ,IUlli ped, Ihey elm ask for "Thl' II int." The J pl';>par d dill' for th e SGL'nanO, Iht

ron

P":IIIllU"J. W":"'I.HJ"S u,a) (lut L,' 1.>, uliglil to du .. tI,,~ I grmJnd~; vrr-nn rI os lint req III re \\ Pd pan s art' sop
IS I1l!.' ~..I1111.'
lMI

t,',lm ran ,,~k for "Till Hint" at .111) timeduring the '(I" nar kr, but II !l111.1 Ill:! [I IJllaIlUI.IOLI. dccisiun b) .. llacuve Ieam members. One» "The Hinr" is given, hr- tearn pa:rn~
plJilll<: rOJ t 0111pi ,'li "!:I Illl> ~L '11;]rio. Tho' qpl'ufi C II r - Ihe I li nt" lor each cenario [In' decided UPOl1 b)' lilt-' GUild proctors m advance, so irs po. iblc that -TlI II i nt" may dud. ~ " r~TI 01 :1 (l ('11,1 rio I hal 1111" ronl"'" ',,-; lu.1 nrs hJI'{" alread solved,

plied appropnately. tvpc. 5 rwllcasll'l ~

~ot:~ Lor

D.1lRIL

items of ;m~

h~11 normal

nul cast .HI)' jlP'PJfL'U ~p,·II~, I his

include

spell-like

.J!Jill I I!.'

All polls

used ru providi-d

thc contest

must be (J~t lI~lng ring .. (I ){I<f/I/IlI,;in.l; "lcn,jI iu. Thi all[)IH.liI spell .. to br
1!.~!(al.l!l!l .111\ .Id\ Jlllal-'f" 11I!,11-le"",'

L1!>[ ,11

as [1<11"1 or.1 1111' S~lTIl' levrl. have
I1I'l'l

pI'IICJ~ll'I"
LOllIp.llllO
Into

k'\I-IL'vU on ~ ItemIQ~,chu rol( It'l!l \\ uh
clal mounts
,iff"

iI

nno b· t ranslcrred
. animal

tW\Wf'f'n

fll'l! 11hars

sccnar11~. OJ, IX'

WHEN TO RUN THE ADVENTURE
If
\I)U!

plJ
tIwn'

)'~L~'

adventuring

IlfOUP

does not have

iI

hili
rue

not

allowed

10 bring rhern

thl' (OI,Il'st

r ornph-mr
ont"11

III

oFfour team members
NP("<:

1\11 {(Jnlt'st,ml~ lIIak~· SUI(' I ro rallghl~llrll1l'lin(;
rll~

.If!"

lII~p{'d,>d

by

J

C uild

IHl.JIlI hr.frHr

r, nmliw

the

res

C31l rrruil

hopel uls rrull In!! about

thr contest Ill'~n~, Thr Gnild \~izard Ilsr~dt!t'["1
gil
Ill',III~

magi.

to

J'" UL'I! I~ SHI II

In

Sl1IlIggl"IJi.ll,:il

ggll,tll! I 4, II 011" irrrl1~ intn lilp lont.(·~1

" HnmL'tliJtdy WScl1.LJ.Lil:i 'J. c..m.lcl pru l!Jr~ llJ\'!' JlQ ,-!UJirm a~JIJ1 ~L ejecti n~ con 1l'~I~n I w h(. 11) 10 'iI~t III1,nll hcnzed sl" ,11-d u ri lit; I.IIL' t U IIlS~' ol lh., ~LC'I1JII ux,
An unscrupulous advcutnrmp
~rnll

p mi~lll devise

;1ll

contest. See the "Roll nding Oul the TCJ:l11" sidebar 101 "WI~' wlu."llal inn. J F III~k;HI ) nu han' IllflH' than luu I pla}'l>!' In rnl! r group, } all Gin 31l0W them [0 cho(J"{' which four members 01 till' gTnllpliltkl.· ,I [1Mli. 111~r sc.rn;l.rifl; thi ~ dlOicc must be made before thr proctor ueM,l!bc~ ",hat Ihe sccua rio entails. lhul.lgh. I'la~ r~ II' hod £111'1 I !.[IVI: acnvc cb.;Uillll'r~ iI I ,I sc.: II ,I r i s h, u IId
f)

d,1 bor.uc plan to cu r uurv.uu lllt' rules. Fill' l·x,Jlupk .. a
grlmp might [11.11\1 on ol Ih"IT p:lrt}, L!lf'lnl*r~1'1 ,III earller gr,.up. Wh"ll the py makes II througb the CC'IlWa5, UI'or she ran ;I~·I ,nilrJlg 10 cnrnnnrrnret« 11ll' ~11111!lon Of ("III .... I~

If Ilwy pi Q\litll' dues IH 3~SI}lll1( C 11.1 the ;JL1IH' characre-rs, rlvescenario and nn)' pomls gamed u-maiu
~11"Ilt,

tlu- Iate-r

gt(1I'P

Such

dl'\

uurs taetics ~lltlilidlil

oc

aut"

mati 311 ," dekllC'd
A ~'C <JIII'1I1plllll:\ tu sHlII!!,i!,lc all til 'gJl ub]e I into u ~Lt~ 11.1 r:l n 111 no ~,]'I".1 S lpl gil t o! 11,111d chec k opposed by th,· Proctor's Search check of .'"1(, pes wh» cheat J.nll ar . •l1ght nlu-r 111[' rd[ I an- n-moved ['rom Ihl' CI1311.'fll;i:(' ,mu l

are farfl' ited, A 1\ III d of (.1II.liO)l: <lJI hOIJl-lh "Ol:llkrli.\(' of Champions V'·'.!II he 1'1.; 'ed wilh O]1e n'v! nd OD,. player (wllh tba.1 p!JY"r runn ing all Jour team members) thor! puts rh . fUHI~

or LUI!liH~ up Wllh suluuons uri the lune plu)cr. 1111:' I~ rt!~, sihle- lhOlII~h II'" I"'J~I r ro <:nl\'~ thl"' ~Co, narios \111Th iJ1 put and ideas frr'lll
1\ III'IIIJ

Ilt"il pOirtts ,Ill lIullllil'd frulI! Jil ~ll'llalio~ III \~llllh 111<,)' Inr\'s ph}'er~, pnti ipllt€'d I\n rr[JJllining peN are fret' 10 rl'r..nlit J Sililply ghr IlllC plol)'[ control "f ,llJ !Olll NPC~ !'rol.it.h·d rl"pl,1tI·ltlt:lI.l rllllll.ilwr lwloH: ,rolll i nnitlf,l \.\itll (h,' IC~I "I antllrl him ur 11"'[ go Iluough llll:' adl'enture !oolo_ The ll1 coni ('st 0111E'[pbyrr::; shouldn't b~ presmt 31 this tlme; it'~ "imply
>

p'upk" t he "ell a 111.'11 W' uf Champion Gill U(' ll,;,,,,d as J ront 5t beh~eell indlviciuJl
~L'~l'rJI

',>1)

011yof

• a dven •

Lt'thl' PCs .tH' Ue,' '1 ellotl~h to outsU1.JJ.1 th~ AdvcnLm,'I); Gllll,!, rl!Pj-1I pmh:lbh 111' ~["'[I a~ ,J bO(J'11 Itl thl' nfWmi-

yu LI ,tnd tht: om- pi" ~·er.At tl I~·111.1,
Ihrn
\'011

l.aliOIl ~I ~Y""W 11dlJIJclers illJ!lJf1C1fI pllU 011 ~ c.hco t )'ou Jicln I C'~rl-cLJnn't pllll~~h 1111-111, rllL~ i~ .! lbnl,'~1 (11 "'l~ ,lllU lngcllllil), ..Jlld Imuing J novi'l \. J~ 10l ircull1venl trid,l' p'J ro~s orr" t<) ~ee how L'\' 'I)'Q'I'II: d.id. t 1m :I,Jjow~pl~}(!ts to !}b~t3' It"~ IS 1':11'1 ul b'l nl-: ~ II aUII'I11I In' r ., llIllP"i<" ;Ig~insl C3rh nth f'r, bllt it pl'"(,~!'11ts ttl" m lilt iI'll'AI ~ll..:!iWfl oj C:I II ~u>ll.jli II :1 prOlll)r h ri 'h lilt" t 'J I II pb I' 'f mlt'flIt Li'Ull ~ I IJ bId i !!"I orm iolj.! I h., 1 i.. tJ rU:ll 1fU' ht']' on ;.llIy ""ui rllwrtt II!t' ,~n U\" . COIllilIJ.nd. W'lIJs tl> .Jill III 'l,!lIllA llw ~c:("n~ri os.

III,' ~l:O 't' I~ I.d Iil'U, ,!lid r pb)'f'f Ihrol1~h Ihe adVC'llIure.. COil' iUlIIC Ihl9 PfrlLI'SS UllUl eJch of the pi:Jyf'IS has "gClll 501(}~ through tla' ~l[·lI<lri ....... AlII'1" '·',['1)(111(' Ii~s Ilni~lwd, ,'1101,

~I'nd anolh

RUNNIN
At the
lllJp 01

~"iESCENARIO"'rig

"ki\,tt SkiU checks;lr
li,t' players rho

ge.n'<'ralh

111\\\

cc ~a_r; tIJ s-uccess-

bl'ginl

of ccch sccnann,

~hm\

dia~rdllllOHt'~PO!lJ 1lI~ 101 hat even L Allow lluplarf'r~ 10 read thr nppropnate spells ill I he f'lll}'i:r's 11Im.!· 001. J nd Jj1~glL i!e,'11 ernrie 111 til(' Du C F<',I' !<\57n:', Cui.!~ 11'l' all of the pb)'rr~ h~w had ::I' chance to rt'Vil'\\,

u [j om pl<-'t'e~ scena rio, but the J n h 1"1 gi \I' hr playe P .r hiut, A' tht' res complete each sc nario. record their ~C\Jr('S OJ! lil l' ~CO!'i.' slu-ct. AII~I each 01 the Dr>;1 l1i lit' scenanos, ,11r<. k oIT the box i rat Irasl one- team member ~! ( urn-

their

Ntarll.H!l,

rquipmcnt,

!:l,rC'them the scenario [mding.

On(f' the brieling bf'~ir1~, If;Jlk the nrne The pl<lY ·r~ h3Vl' :110101 oj I~ minutes far thclr res lu accomplish lhe r;]~k 1lus ", f5 nuuutes In rI':d tune, 11(11 ~:Hnc rime. Som!" tusks the p Cs m 1I~ [ pf'rform 11'1 complete a scenario Ki.l~ lake I rnure I inrc in game than in (l'al tll1:ll', thou gh. and [OJ ti,l'''", tasks the uf1l'lru.~im~lr completion umei provided, etten with ~ rnodl her. Hilder til .. IH'atii ng "Time CrlnSh~ ints." player announces that h"J PC is performing 1113I w~k, de-termine I1w i!'lIgth of 11!l1t' iL [:lk S;I nd su b traer that from !hi:' J~ mirnnes n[thl! ·l'ildlil'l. for exarnph-, ifi\
\h,'fH"loI.'l
d

phshcd that CNWTJO'S gOJ I and made it 1,0 th~ mel~1 number disk [f'amreJ ;15 d'l' unif)'mg theme of liw. '''til's onrest. This is important in urI 'rminlug their score for the final scenano.

TH[ CH:ALlENGE BEGIN
The da

or the

contest. lhe paruripating

thl: br'bot, mulncolored R"h"tl- Tilli:;
t<!~ I

teams ar led 10 tvnt wlu-rc the uuual bne[illg~ :m.:
are competing,
~

\Jk,'~
Iha I

}O S"\.I,Hlfh to secure a '10'1)" pmp' '\ Iy, 11'1\ tbep\J~O: time hJ~ ber-n used
oS!

IS

A

I,Dn! solution

I'> pr()\ildl"l:l

r'Jr (';Jch

'c nano, This IS
10

111(" W<lV lill'

Atl1lO:lJtlU!:.'f5

Guild anti: ipares the gu~l
01

he

Bcl'orr the ronarcund a SI!i.J1IIp S!Wl'1 or n betring pl'ml, Not .!lI {{,JmB h3>;O"" ·nt(,fI'tl th pool, and tlll'I' is no p rc '!lUI to do 1>,", l;lit those iut rested urc putting up TOO .l;:ulo.lpio' ['<; per team. and tlwowinm'rs [mloug those in the pool] I~Uhorne with tho pot, "Mak no dou bt a hm II it, thls is my ,'('<I r to wtn." de ian.:::. !3isq-uaynr,

)'=. 1(. teams

<J.ffiuJ.lJy b~giTl~,~OIJl

or til!' reams

pa~K

JC(mH~II'hed. rlUWl'I'('T. d IS b) no rn ans the onll' WJI' 10 ,I(wmpii<;h the gOAl. 11 'i~provided 50 vou
nD("

ln-st C;Hl ~rf'

L!

iouu-tl uie LO! upetitor; ,,~ h ~ pus~e~ yuu tile S I fiJI· up ~hi-et rm thr- 'twttmg pool, ·'1''011 gill'S w;ml to I'hrow some 01 ynur
f11}'

accomplish each i':Q l, III till' '~l'nl the PCs fail t" accomplish it and the pl: H'r~ dent thmk It can [num'l' 6r f1 'xibl lJl all en's, 3IHI Il How a go d ldea JlI
Ilh'li1r,d In

approprla It rl I" 11{ " .of ~ urrrss. The G urld official prm lori II~ l'~l 11 vccua L1U IS fr'spDllS I ble ror ('I" Iring 1111'sJtel)' lit tit" paltiup;!TIt", hi~lt'nl.ll1) uf the ~ll Ildl IllS pi" ... III I' umt.-s t.iuts 1111J" n ~"I, I'l~ II PILIL" IIIr has the meill\\, to conutc r 1\1('dal1gl!r, For exampk-, ",,~''1-cenartns irrvolv clirnbiup 11[1 or dnwu '11 er surfaces,

Thr lJ('lling pool b a tr <u,hlio.rl ;'[lLOng the challenr.:'-' o r Chanlpi~n<: COIn petircr Sinn" tilt' Adve,1lUren Guild has 11<1 in ter es t in p rovidin g IIIlJi'U'tJ.1 relit iJJ'tIS rll r WlJI!l illg I tl nl - 1i0 why hev'v e dt"!li~:l]('d til(' ro rrrests) $"1:''' f'f31 con It' t.a Il[";' havi- lal«'11 il 11pon th 'Ulsl'll<"> rIO p""Yld!' their uv..n rJ~11i nward. So hIT, WI'I·II. ufthr- reams have put i II I 00 ~p,
StJ If rhc pes decnle In ('nl r, t11< pol becomes 1']00 HP- Ouce tlw pes have IlJJ ,I r hanr e to mreract with -oruc of tile'

r(,~sorry I

nwnf.'y

"Jy.) 1'[11 a ceruli 'u shoo-in lith y'ar. [ ahnust
you 01 h r-r

lor

compcn torsl '

I'r.u

Ihc GLli'ldwiJ"rd~ p,nA. orinu thos sl('n~ri'l" 3 re rl::.~dy to w~1 jnlJI,r.r j~1I J.!llltl!.'J.mtcl) ll!JUU Slgll~ uf huuhle. In fill;' <;( "n:lno [hp olfiCIi! I has thr- pml,'f r In d",clJ1'P an)

oll]cl
palp

f'C
PC"

-'d"';:,u';J1
'If

(Itke fJUmg into J "pool pi ru III us" represented LI} a ~h,lllllW pool of II J l LJ, PC~\'ho 11JVl' been cl"liawd "dr~tJ' iln' nul .!llm·...·dlll par tiupJIt· fllrWCI ill the ~C"'nJfI" ITI wllich U1C) "died. ~lld thc)' WI "ilil' no poinle; lor thai ,n'nolm •. '!lle ~N' l110wed 10 WJtch Lbl:l! teanlllJJIo;~ Finish the SlCHlTlO Il·ltllOut them, IJU! ,lm ~~SI~tijIJ":{' on Iht:'lr pJ"t IH',I :Khl,tI Dilrllopalioll m J(J-Om\llIShll1~, U~ '{_nQnn\ ~oll or mndv ~h(j(ltj,!~ qlgg('~tlon~ [rom Ill .. ,,;.1,·1 in '~-~fP l-,'l'Glmd, 101 dl~ljIlJhfi-

or

Ir

till'

PC commits

an" nrue, .iml hc dues
a

<;(1

rlhe has

If) ~",'f'

the

contestants rind HlJU" .<1 uhj!iion whether 10 IJ"rlid· IhL' IwtlirJg pool, lilt' n'l1lt'sl bJ'!:::in~. . 'farthing;!le ~ hl·J\'}'.~.'1human Gui.ldm,1<;ter.is I111ll1111g
III

"l<'Ihal"

,Id

till' Cih.lk'nge of Champrens IhIS ;''<H When he J!1 i ,.~at 111<' tent. thmw- j.!l'l down to buslncs-. !'a,rtll!ng;Jle ~OI_'S o'er the rules lor the ChJ 11f'11W':md J n~\\l.'n< anv 111!b I ql u ~llnll~. I If' i IllPI I 11'''111101 .J. J.l.(:W ~ddinon tu I hi~\ < '.II'~WIl1e:o;:!'
"Thl~ year, you'll be collecting

numbered meral dlsk~ like tllese," h ~(ly~, holding up a mcdaili(ll'l "orne ~I~ inches In diameter .. The! dis~ has a "1" engraved on it. "You won't be keeping the disks a·fter each scenario," Farthingale continl,l!:.S. "but we wdl be keeping tr<ld 0 which disks. you h.ave iltl~Jnl::d throughout the ~Lcmm05. They romp Into play dunng the fin~1s,en~rlQ."

('~ti(JH IIr t}WI' n('xt~(t:IUn(}, Jl

lilt!
<Ill}'

Le;.]trI. Onltill" l\';.1 II 1 11101 t:~ Ull 'd",1d~Pc.~art' 11'~lored UI' "livinl-:" J_

tn Ill{' statll~

d ru" y con
M.lU)' oflhl'

Ii ntH

hefnrr

~~cllilriO~ Jlt

pllzl_I,'~' As p,l rl

tHe C}I(tlh:lIge nfCh3mpion~.
J'rs
In

It >l'lTe

OUI til", sulUII!lfl

"r Ihf' ~I'ilit of nu ~h(1uIJ ruquirr }OlIJ pl;l.. 11.1.(' rn~!'I~c' H OV';l"\'~I. HillS!
U'I'\

n uJlI

" I?olch te~ r"i... Il.IIn!
·1 ill 1\ hich

iH

'1IIert:'d

OIl :1

!Iii r

01 p,lpcr fhe

.!l11l Ilu' ll;,_jrles :lIe dtd\\ II J,mtillfld),

011101

a ~IllLll1 dll"sl I'l

W'opl ro lr'pklY . '-' pta llll.::lr dU[JC1P . 11111 I ht'lHs~'h\'~: tlw I'Cs ~1:lW "IIH'U-t'l] Ilrrly III 11('n 'nl h\'t'~ Lh.:m th"lr pb\\ r~.

oJ\'I' T!l1ir1i' Ihr <ltd

'Iii,' I(';)III~

res

will ·curn pele

lu ['adl

~(CnJrIO,

som .. pOIf'IlIi.,1

tor sbll~ :tTf' pro·

group i~ sC,ht'uul,'U to 1-\0[narLiL Mler 1i'<I!fl Om I~ It·d \~avlo Iht' ~tJrl 01 Iht-'Ir lind ~ CI]JrlO, Ihe PCs haVe":tbllut

-Ii

nuuutes

to, i.!lJ.K b!'fur!' Ihr'lf

turn

uarts,

Tim

IIrrU'

em be

!IFill

wnu.le-r ing Ihn,-ugll tll'~ C uIlJ'<; displJ)
IIfl!W

IPIltS, exarnrn-

lIlt; \ .uiou

," 'J.pon~, armor, ,1IId JdW·'f1ll1rillfl gear. wli.l!ling

That's your goal. All you goHa do I~ get pas! the griffon and through ltle door 'wilh,n the next 15 minutes. Dh. and grab that meta! disk With the '1' on It, while you're t It. Now, see thai Iinc on the nocr? 5.0011 as even one of you steps across that line, rhar 01' grtfFon IS gonna attack you! "Now, lucky for you, thai 1,I1n'l no ordinary griffon. Nope, It's one of the~ figurines (!lU-of/droll! powor. see? And that means there's a command word that'll turn hrrn back mto a Utile statue, right;> Now then, see them cubbyholes up there?" Justin points to SIX Indentations
along the tops of rhe 1o·rool w~11Silt

111 Illl!'

mUlINOlJ

sl·~t'ral ~Ielpn . or "arming U[llil one ()rthr tr31l11!!g :mh.r:1 ;>nhLlJI)', rlll'! 's J reo brought

It, thr location "I
'11(Jglt

the hrst scenario and are ~n: 'l!..ii b) twc> Guild 11l'·!ldllr~. Kuthha r. a thlll·f~l.l'J wizard L!~tsdd~d
nne last rune10

e arch lor

IllIO[

magic Items. Mean-

"bile,

a red-b .ard ....1 fighlt'r \\e<lring a leather lilt, ~i\ie~ 1 "1<:'1)'1>111' .I IhaW!\loIh frisk, looki ng or smuggled il ems likr IOLkplCh.:. OJ hidden blades,

r

1\~~\H!li!lg nnthing 10 brglll!

gn .!;

I'

HlrI~ ,. Hit· PC~ <lP' H'ildy

S FNAR!O
Youare

iji:

ONE GRIFFON
a door and mto
il

room. "inside each of them cubbyholes gEt all six cards and put them together

your end of the is a card. If you right, Ihey'1'1 tell

led through

long room, some

len eel Wide and tlllrty feel long. A red line is painted across the Aoorat the midpoint ofthe 'foam. On the far end of the room you see a strange beast, half llon and hdlf eagle. Behind It ~1"!1ds 3 door. Centered on lhc door IS a 3·ino:h metal disk With the n umeral"l " engraved on It. The beast stares at you with a fevemh mtensity, "Yau glJy" is Team Four, right'" ash Justin, Ihegruff Cuild fighter in charge or this scenano. "Okay, hsten up, then. See that door on the far Side of the gri«on~

you the word that'Il dearnvate the griffon. Here, you might want this mirror, too. Any questions from you lot? No) Then startl" wlwn rurmuu; tlus
S.Ll'n<l.titJ.

pi esent I hr- pla),pr~ \, 1111 01

lund mirror a! some type ~n that th)1 ill U5 11 Wtlll tll(' ~j , "command word Gu ds." The room is 10 [rei wide and JO rIO' I lcm~, with a ro-Ioot edjn~ and rough .. alls hewn from stnur- lllummution v I~
PlIII/lI.h:tl

b, f(1u r

I

~'II i'I UI~t knnitj

-;pl'lIs

JsI UpOll 111('

~idr~

of the

:!:.:Jdl of th si;, cubbyhoJt"~.i~ ~i:.. mclu-s WIde two inchesrall, ami rhr r. lnthe« drC'p Til rubbv10!Il~t'I' W~US.

Command

Word 50[1.1110/1

PI()'r'~r Handou:

Canl R

EOf'lJ'1 Nt>WOR~
1101.·~ an' tl ush
CtHlIl"S\;IIlI'
\I

APPA~ALOrlL1
j III Ilr

Player Hondol.ll: Card D

lde

In I' reili ng. ,I nd II Il' J 11loca red nn lilt' tlu- red [me I:mc(tlllJ!, the ruom. I1w
~',f'll,lri..,

mirror rrnd~j".d lor this 1..0[Wp;. 10
makes II
!!J poHI!\>

is

J

~i:I.-in, h ~tnJ mirror

pn PC tl[~l U)l.hP'M.':' tho.: ~tllTuil :wd thr lar ,~tdp uf 1!U' rnorn lTv tilt, (-ncl 01 Ihl' II' Hw r('~ {'oll('cl the
erred
SiA
'I'

Pkrycr

H(lrlJ'ulIl.

Card E

minute nrn« hulif

Solution;

(':lrtk assemble

Tlw!II

10~t'Lllf,r ill lhe v;'lh'~

fashlun ("

the dlLLgrMn provrded),
\'\ IIi. h t!('Jrli

,!flU sa)' the wlIlm.Hul
lill'

'i,',,'OI,J ("app,1 rulornu']

IIW'1:'~ brrilJiJII nl)

then ('\ it tll,\' '>lCLL.LfW ~ ia Illl' P10vu Handout. Caul F

JCJor

011 Ill!'

f;.r r "

111,

"The Hinr" "'nw cards mJ) nOI m'( , iii line liP ,'\ ,·nl) .. DM 10110','>,: 1\ I'C c un m~:I...e ,~ Climh rln-c k I!JL ..1.0) 10 ~I': lc a wall n nd pull nut th .. card Frnm « rrhin 3 g_)\('nrHb, I>y\wk The ,-ullu) h{lk .. JJr ,;nu.,\",J. 131 I:'IlQU{',~l;lpilll II I,ll ~I'PJT<lh' Climb checks 1l1L1~1 D,' uiade III rrtd!_<\' , each card, Opunnall] 3 Pc. lolll climb unto Jll"tiwl I'C'~ h,ld, (or q md upon hl~ ~h'lIlldN or C'IIPflf'd h.1l1Q5) 10 reach ililn U1Cluhhyltul,· aud Il'Itil'\l' Ih,' card ~\nhin. This rr-qulres J Strenpth check II1C 10) on the p~rt "f the PC upporring lilt: utl1<'1 welf,hl und u Balance check (Dl. l.!) on tllt' p<lrl 01 th PC dni 01 til " rhmhn: t.; ,ITl(1 r('tllPllng, ~ E:adl tuue ; PC I, u 1['\'1."" d card troiu a cubbx I 10k pH'~ , 1\ t 1111' rb)'C'r wrth (J I'U' t he ~I>: "l UI) II1IJ nu word cards"

rU11l1

the i crr.

c

t

(!I1T1IT1;)m.J IHJtd III ,1r"'Il'l'~~JIJ

Ill, <UII·

plere " S(,~'rr<lrlO':;' O,lt g
not

This also drin."

If

a II <I [ t),.. I'C ' starung ."1uiprncnt J PC (TOS~'·~ 11,1' ,(-(111 nro 1""'1IIIOUII" st d'(,Jrtl\';]ll'I1g

lire Iart that I IWl.l'~solTiIy u cful,
ilPfill 1111'

pr

provlded
l.!TI\

for I),i-

sc narloJ:
t

makes

no di fI,

r"m,' wlurh
this sceuarlu,

bplilced

In \"

hij h mbo,holt>
LInt nrc.:'!> Jr) IIJ '01\'(: hal'

'1111:'

hsn.l rumor

It I~ rrodd.-J
~!t'n~rlD~

btcJ!I~f' pre-. IIll!:> ChJI1'1'11p;e-when- ~}rllll!ll. had 10lit" 11·11,,( ted

induJt'd

auucks. !USUtl \lhc !IfO!l;:~ grWoll\ OIIW'q calls It oil II .1 PC I~ In dUllgl'! (lfhrmg Idll,'d~ III such JJ (,:lsI' Ih,11 I' IS Ut'Cr~rf'd 'ur.rdo and Ih~ g'lf jO'1 1'; im.lnllll,J 10 ignolt' \\hlt P (at ~\Illdl point it then attacks the uext-rloses: PC) 11](' 151'111011 IW1(JtI·~ .In) PC~ that ,'xii thruugh Ilk d'J"r bUI (JIll" OJ pr ,rn~sr, '/U' It,d
lmrn"dIJld~

bronze W,floll

it

111.1 nut torto

lIn!' tne J,!rifr"n b no !orlg..:r lO1l5I:r.tU1<,d to ,t;)1 on its 'lid Il! the room. lllr PC~ mal' ;ll!!'mpt to figbl their wal p.IS! Ihl' griffon tt rhey
do"<;lfC'_lll':lln's

the door rn.dway up the ramp. Some points of interest: The cyliinde, IS hollow, and there IS a rather large hole on th~ side currently faong the celllng_ This 's unfortunate, rOt Ins,de the 9lrndel are two highly porsonous serpents The snakes are calm now, but If you move Ihe cylinder you'll naturally rile them up. The serpents are

word is final as Lo when

J

PC

IS

Jed~ reddead, but he won t dl'(i3rr "OIlH'UIIt' d"3d until Ihl'~' 111,' r. duced 0 Z ro or f';Wl'f hit points
., Grifron~

hr "9

MIH1\!rt 1,,1IHIIW.!ll) I

SCENARfO
Youe", srenano

2: TWO S.E.RP[NT

th'ough the door at the fat end the previous and arc met by an elderly Guild cleric. who introduces himself as Father Que~plr1."Coo~ morning. ail:' he bes-ns as he escorts you to the next sceruno, You move down a short hallway "nd through another door; the mom beyond 1~10 feN wid!' and 60 (ectlong, wiff! q 20-rool celling. About two-thirds of the way down the room, a ramp rises up to the far wall, Halfway up the ramp, 011 the left side, is a dosed door. This door

or

aggu::~sive and attackanyone they see. An~anE by a serpent IS declared 'dead: I'm afraid, althoughl'tl do my best to make sure that that is not tru Iy the C~ S('.
highly

bitten

"To assist yotl .II"you 1 quest, here IS' a rmg o/'fp:eJI storII COntains two spells, .anlmal trOll(;/! and hold amiuol. Rlght_ I beU,eve that's e~<:rythfng YOll need 10 accornphsh your goal, SCI' if there are no lurther questions, you rrra,y begin. Good luck to youl"
Iflg.

The ro On1

15

III with four

umtililo

al /1(1m, .pells. Butll

S [Jells 1n 111(' !'Ill!;

oj spdl

slof'mg a rc Gist a I l rd l!'\ el.

also holds a metal disk. thts tune engraved With a "2." 'Blocking the pa.lll IS a large wooden cylinder on its side. The cylindere:.:tends nearl~ from wall to wall (there is a 11 inch or so of clearance eneither side) d nd has a diameter of 8 feet "Your goal thiS lime is rather simple," Father Quespin lells
yO\-l,

Sroring IO pHi nts pI'] PC tint makes it past the ~I'r pelt I,; , lip the ramp, and through the door by the !'rrd of Ih,'
Js.-milHlil'
liln!' limit

oluticn.
f'L.p

I'CI (wf':ltir1g

{~li!1dl'r qcady

Int' liug oj \prll ,'orrn,,1 hold III dgaim;[ the rsrnp, while P ~~ J. and 1 F:ill'

"You

Ii1LlS!

gel p~51lhe cylinder .and make it to

b()L'~t urUJl10 the luputlbr rylind L .(Whil up there, PC4 on ,{'I' th:1f the hal e- j" fi 1.'1 lnll~, 1",lvhlg a o ne-lootWlJ l: section to stand UPOll d t euher end u r Iii .. h ole.: PC r

111rO\lgh l back oll as Iar JII:I ' r ruru tlll'l ylmJI T us possible, 1f'~\1 nc PCI 011 top flf thr- cvlindor, a~:1UJ~t onr of tit ' side walls 1'<4 then ··.... ·aj~" tlu- hnder toward th .. other !'C~

but only

fifteen

feet

In drarneter

A trap doer

IS

set

In

the

!:.

(NI\e!" of the (ellillg. P;lInted on the floor IS a sp,df'r

"drnppIIlY" the hole toward lhi'1I1 arnl "IIUWlIlg the -crpeuts 10 eSL.:IrW frum LIIl' qllmll'r all the ~Idt' ,uflll!' ullwi PCs. PCI wairs unnl til e ~~'rpl'nh oppro.uh bd'orl' casn Dg the [HWII.-lllnlrl[t ~pdl \Vlwr PCr um'l.'ntr.lh'~ 1111kl."ltlJlK tin:
serpents rrnrnobih-, PC.j "walks"

web des Ign that I~ covered WIth various numbers. Three gray cloaks lie scattered edges of this dcsIgr),

letrers around

8,nd
the

!oil!" cylinder

om' full

rcvo-

lu I:J on toward the PC" ~[J tha t 1111'hull' IS once aga11l Lncmg them Thi: PCs (including 1'(4, I f hr- WI. hcs] rl'Pri enter ill!! hollo\\ Ll'undrr ;lno \"llII.. :!1(JIlA lIS 11U1t'1' ~UI lie , rDlllng tht cylmd r toward the ramp until 111('hole be. '5 the T:mlp The PC~ 11wr1 1'~lt the lvimd{,I, "'aJl.. up tilt' rarup rl'IHolt'llll' metal di k from Illl' d(J(II, and (xii "Th Hint" • Ihe l dUlJ,'1' (,111 11<' nrw Q In \"1,\'0 d1reC[!011~." r ctcs Cllmumg 011t.[, tile top ul the cvlmdcr J clililb check [DC J 0). \"~Il(lng .. Qn~ tire lop of d till' ("\ I mdcr \alld III'II~ run, inf.! II In ti,l' 0PPO!<ltl' drrernon] DM rcquues
TN1,tJireo~

"Your goal this time 15 to escape tru$ room Within the next fifteen rmnutes through the trap door up there In the ceihng The door pushes upwards. but getting up there may pose d problem First of all. <'IS you can see, the ceiling Is twenty feet hrgh, One ef these cloaks may hold the answer' One IS a dao/( oj ofl1dltlfdo, one IS a dOrJk 0/ rcststancc, and one IS, 3 rloo]: ofpOl~Om)1J5fI'e5S.
It's up to you 10 determine which IS which. Do take care. though, for lhe tlo/J1rofpoaonoumess kills

Narural'ly.

anyone who wears It No exceptions

I pom] out that

a ~lIln'~ lui S.JJ.u I..hcdl IDC t~l 11,1 PC f..III," ~ Bulancc check by ) '" I r111H-, lu r.1Jk Roll OJ JG to d termm e m wlnch drreruon he 1~1l!;: r ;!., JW",Y hUlli tIlL ramp: 3-4 toward 111,.-rump, 1-0, rmto the top 01 I Ill" ,~lilidn Notr: that tf lhl! holt' r~ ~ltllatL'J JI thr lop of the q!J!ld..,l when till' P fJIJ~ he In~\ 1<111IlIn llw hol(· \Uowlh,' fJl1mg PC' J

each cf the cloaks has a six-letter word embroidered onto Its back: perhaps you Will find thai useful in determlnlng which rs whll:h In any CdS(', you no .....h~.ve ~'II you nl".e.d, you may begin I" The rnnrn I~11\ wlth tour collrrlllwljl,mu
dr.;:'-Ij,lll

~pl'lI~Tlu- ,,,,h

Ihl: dl~gr;JlIl. The three cleak-, J.le' ['mbTQldl'r,..d \~!lh 1111'1\'(lr'd~ -I' OT\~,""I II{· TRI.' and
IlU~II!ui

i~G

,j

'Iho·n..." ~a,,' I L)C I~) 10 prc~ ent h i msclf 1'1 un I r.dlllig «ntirelv mto the LI IlIIch'r: S1lrn'~, Irldl·col,>qthat he grabbed till I'd!.:' of the 1101, IIOI'~\I:I'. wlule h (:1lJ pull huns U alit the: ru!loWlII," rnund, 111(' ~l'rp('nl" 1il m~ld.. the I vlrndo:r
Jt

"Til u7 N E

1 he -Luued

walls

111 t.llb

1<111111 ,-,1111101

h~-

climbed Chllllrln'~ \11l' Illward slope of tile walls i~ IWJIII' unpo '!>Ibk and requir a ~uu l'S~r\lJ Chtnb .weLk(DC 40) "'icOi!ng lO pomls p T PC tlul mnlli''i 'II tbmll).ih Ih· Flj!

the umc] get 10 au.ick Nme that tll IIOId £UlUJllli

dour

III

Ih,·

1.0-rOUI

,

<'I'llIlg b.

llll.! end

uf the

IS'llllllulc

sp ,11 nnlj

011£1>(<;011 1

of til

scr-

pem" andex PI' 1In-n ('>I rlv lasts Iur :I ui . xirnurrt of Iln"t" a rounds. TIllS 1T1~\ h.rvc dl~ ...~trOll'. r,·~tllt!o If the PC:; are

nrnr- hnut. Selution Till LJU II e thl' I('tr,.'n and numbers shewn un the .... 'b p.,I1E'ln 10 ul'tlphr.:1 the .... " ·,)J[,h embroi

res

martcntivc,

Thr

1111 l/Uill

I rlll1(/

~p('11.on the other hand
~I'

dcr don thccloa ks. liJ b Ieuer

In

the web

I

I uflcd

a

a n-ects both .~l"rlJ<:nts ,llIclla~t~

JOII!=! J~ the caster 'DII-

ceutratcs on keeping them rrnnq1H1 I'm'mng tlu- lJ'llIlliL-! lip thl;' ramp requir check (DC
20)

')I

rc~

3 ::'lrrnglh

number (If tllllf'< Jiong Irll' alphabet to become annt IiI'I letter, For example thr"l III !1Ir.; wf'b bas a "-1" above It. 111 U~. J "1 ~ ernb ro!u.NI'J 011a cloak stands [Dr !lu' Illi ,'r on step III rrnnl It III the alphabet, or US: Tile H" i·· assncratcd w ith "+~.' so sta rt with "II" ,,"J r uurrt alit, more kttpT<; r"sllltm~ 1(1 fl. \ Irap around the ulphab 1 (from L" lEfTER
~ H N
b:ll'k 10

111J)'

u~.'llli'

"J.1d another" roles

(paa"

or

115 u] Ilw P1o'j't'r\ Hmu/l'oukj 10 galll ~ U, huuus: lip I~, two addmonal Pc. mnl' ard IT1 thrs mann 1. Due to the curve of tiJl' I ylllldc·r. when the holt> IS SHU
,Ikd ,"I th . bottom therr I «ncugh room [nr the :,c'rp '[II:. to ~11L1)l'r out III 1'ltlJel dnectron. Tht-v illl'ij))'~ ~ltuLk LiltdnSr'sl PC A PC brti c n hI' ~(,TrWlll I~ trnrm dl.Jteiy declare d "d""d" fOl the rcq 01 lIlt, sc onano

"J\") I r net "'~~:Iy. The r

[ollowlng ItE.SULT

tabl

Ilm,·~ till" solutron 111 til!'

upho:

]lU27j,·

S"HIT
~ 1J S

,I

n
p

A, thr~l' all' normal Il[WTS, 1)1,' WIld rm paLh)" Jbllll} IX' us ed to calm the uuuaily host Ih' ~11'c1k .~.
., II'di"ll1 Vipers (.:.) lrp 9 {'Jcll Mom/tr MLlnur'/

(~'r1

.5
9

t~ E

'00

0
R 1 U L
DI'<.lphl']"lnp'

"
-1

SC NARIO

'3: THRE.f CLOAKS

0 5
T D
II".

1
.. 4

A GUild wizard by the name of Mef{"uno awaits you at the third 5c,enano. TI1I~ one lakes pla!;e m an oddl~. shaped (oom the noor IS a 2o·foot d'lameter ~I~de The
w~llsangle

Ihl' 'I,,,rd~ 011 til .. duJl .. ~ .ib ..~..
"SPtrJE.R" 01.1('P
>,j

",on].,

Inward

(0

the cellmg, which

15 also circular

~POI~ON"I"I.IROJRI"l, -RES!

T" ("I

IOTV')

rn:IOZ~E·).Q.IIJ . ;lollslhc d()oIk l~ lIrcl.h-

uidl.l PtH"Hlt

!'murOld ered wah

111· word THOZNr~1 and \I~C~ it lu cast J. \<,rlk;d wtb anrhnrcd on the then
fillOl .1IIJ

()Ill' SI(JI'

the ccilmg 111~1 t u tr:lp door. That I rne-s each Ill" 111(' ollwT PC~

or ,Ill'

rc

lll' 111<' wrl> and through dour III tun t.
"Tb Hint": III
IIuurbc
ULl ~

till' trdp

rs ~J.(""

ho'"

lIn II

times

hift a Ir-ner

and in whu h dm·(,.1 " i011 DM NOles' It Ihr P '~ r(,<1117,· till'
'011111011

lie-s in lltt' ktl"l~ JI1Uuum
Igrl

bers an thr web de

but

,;IrI1\nt

hgUIC il OUl Ior rhernselv es, uu Uul .:111'01'01II'l"11 ,j n·cjph(·r <;cripldwt:l

IDC

zo].

Th.C)' ca.1l

t:lkl'

20 nil
1.

Illb
.....
I

rh.,;, k, but il costs II The chrJ.

them

mmut

~ UL(,. 'I,;'d~, ~m I I illl

'JJj

thl'm"The i Iint" at no p~'lIilllv' ill othrr words, to..:) hill> htjllTl'o out
that
1101

IHlJch

b

I lu-msr-Ives
.IIl

dlld

.1[('

penalized

their
r,

~(()rr~

d rher
I

rumph-tt- tbr <ccnano
nme Iirnlt

\\'1111111

he'
the "1I1Ck"
In

110\\('\

1""("11

il tlJf'}' know

d('<'1-

You will: each be

1,1t"IlIll'lllw
er figureont
III

embroidcn-d tln-ir heads,

words,

}llU

~brlllid
No.

havr the rl~y-

be shackled

ill

taken to a dlfferen! ledge. where you'll the ankle with a length of Chilirl con-

earh word hy therns
,Uln'

II

11", p1a~('r!l rnu-a

nected 10 [he guard rail You wtll each be given a potion Vial. Each potion

do this

11."1[ ,hanllll'r~

h~~t no

wnt

with them Oldy Ihl' PC WI';IrI<:I~ tht· dlmk of (I r.u:Jml[icr rail clunh lluweb wilhnlll dlfhcnltv Arrvnnr- !·I~r ,.~II(lnttemprs 10chrnn thl' <;tirk) I!'~h 011 ~\ b I.. nu-s ruck, 'lhr PC- \\ ('.:1 ing tlw
1

if1~ equipment

one

1$

IS d ifferen t: One IS J p(JTlOII ttlalu:r seJt a· pouo» f)/gfl<;ClJllfjom" one is B pouo» ofm'lm. poison

mlrlg.

and one .s a via! or deadly

A5 you might

Cllpect , you must determine wl1ir.11 ~Ial contains which potion, (,,<;;h or you will receive a ~ey to one of the fouT shackles b,nding yourankles.
essanly get the key that opens of the ceiling," "You have 15 minutes
In

,Iv.lli.o[amrhJII.ld rJ11 hf' is »tlOnp, !'IDuAn.
random

CJrl)

p~~~('n[:l'T'!0111.1 web. a lonl-:s
tTy tlll'u I III k ,tnd pili tlfl out ,\/'lich OIl(" b L1ll' riP]"

I!hough

you won'tneethe- [rap door
rnforrns you.

~our own shackle."

O[ crnu se, LII' pes, all just

(1n3).,1< In order

II) fit:lIIl

theecnter

to escepe through Muss~n,h

one. AnFnnl' who dons 1111",/"'ll;,~ pOI (1Pi,Hlm,\," I~ rmmcJidl<'l~ dl·d<lWd' "dead." ulthough tlu- tlll.ik itsr-lf b III I,H! 110nrn.IALeIlL ;>.I:lIm~lI). nnr c 1\1<' -doni.: oj pj)lS(lnOllVln~ I located, Jl can be ,IVO.ld~J. t>l '1' llriu ~I:ii:J.1J;; b) WIth aJraJhrr j•• II<ppll ~ltolllJ .lllYOlI<.:
IJII while rl irn hi rig up rlu uuuh lilt 1r J p tloor. Whe!! Ull' PC~ rnak it through 1111:' trap door, \In'\' s ram ';1.1 disk l·ngf;I\,·J \,itll wJ.itmg lrn thorn 011 lit,' 11,)111Dr I Ill'

"You

may

begin!"
lIlt

lu,1 before

~r:\'!1.1rifl

Ilegin".

[' C a ·cp:J.r:Jle 'v inl aud .I k. 'y. L~nh 12 h." kr~ Oil J 3 hy _I grid.

"nIl un vi

"iussFinlh give~ each I IS I.! tided with

,I -,"

In':'ldL' dll' 11)(1111,till' ('lItll<' ,m.:01 I~ ITt with lImlinlr> IJlmJ1l" srw-Ils m sl1l'h ;) W.1)'1\1,1\1\11' \ l~'rtl 'l't'm~ In \'11' mmmg fmm II\r ~p'-J{JllJr II If Jln-n la I';] " ~O(,cnllg Ull' fI[('I. Ihe rhan nn P:I::1 )X

room tJwy illsl (,,!l'ernl

show, wh.u each PC
lmpcriarn ~h"lI'il1

I, I"[H'~ itS
C,l(

ote: GTW

Iii, sl,) rn nt: eq uiprn .nt, h I'layN till' ap['Iln,priJk card

SCENAIHO u4. rOUR POTION':,
A Gu lid wizard named Musshnch wckorn ·5 you a! thr start of the n~xl scenaric ''I'll need yow to deslgnatl~ you(se-Iv 'S
as team members worn 1 through

lu" ktl{'r~ on hls or h('l porion ~iall low .. vi-r, d" tushuw ('adl olll!'! their individual rards, unless a chararu-: rn~l\;"~;l su, (O,~~rlll Spot rhl'f .
1101.1110\\ thl' pl.l)rr~

"Rlgh! The
side. Mid"",:.y
Orle In

beyond

I~

4, if you. wO'JId. please ...." 40 feet t.all 'lrld 20 ret per ledges.

lip the Willis are lour trl<l'ngular

each

COl

ner, ovcrluuklflgd

pool of molten

Iii~a.

Lin) eel rd lrorn <l J i.,IJn e of .20 lr-et. :::'coring: 10 POIIII..; p,'r PC that 111;lk{·" 11 through lhc trap UOO[ ill U1 Letlmj.: b, the end 01 Llw 15"ninUll:' liml' limit. Slllut:ioll: Tll!' PC, n-arl aloud Ihl' letters on L11elfpuuon vials, and dd('1 mi 111' I h,t.' S,'I1I\'IlI.I' Inl'ult.'J wh ·n the letters arr- plnrrd in Ilw({)rll'll ~flllll'llU' .l~ lillluw~:

I DC jol to ,n: Ih·

R"adllll-!
columns,

dow n Ihl'
(UI!O\l,'ll1g

rh ..
'.:11-

1('1](.<: LS IUHB('d:

"I'OlIO~
\

lorrnr-d. Thev r an ral] nurthc l.-rrcrs on their vials Ln lilt' uthc: piJ)C"r:s. but th ..." .~~Il·1 shpv. 1,1,,· "thl'l pl.iycrs Ilwi r "potiuu 1'111\ I.•\wl cards u nless 1,'10 or more ?C~ are on
[hI" ~JUI"

coi.on
Illc::.ECO

RFCli\S

rrll
til .

pla Irorm.

lJ1LITO!I."'l At-I [ " Thus
~(HWlj\

POTIO
JiL,lir)ll
<1

of

[(lml

i~ tlie
"a:

mber olll'(sil1Ct" Ilr~~ 1,'1kr

Ihl' ~f"{(md

IC'U'r ln "8Ij.>cau~ jor-III:
l~ Ill\'

TIle' rc< may try 10 lOSS the-it pntirin "i .. l.. or IIwir k,'Ys 10 l'Jd I (}th '1. Ibn.>\> 11 kc) 0 r pouun vial hu J n A.C of 16 ..... 11]r Irs hurled Ihrolll-:lr lhr: air: if:J PC miSS(,R Ill!' 1 via I it falls 10 the fioor and ls 100 I as i I ls < UI ... II.ITWd h) the "1;]\ a ."
A SIJ(c,-,s~r\J1 J:!;CJpt! "His! lh·

HI "arnber,"

k ('D wll

'I ~ dIJrJ.d~r

~ml

ilarl

I, tilt: /Ju!ltl/l

oj (i/lrT

SqllPrlP

out

of ..!

shackle.

"acll

Lsc-:.ljlt' A rli,.t ,Iwl k I;,kr-; "

vf/!s

light blue. till' palHtn

0J

'll'!In/lllllg j!j wi! itv, al!u

LI It'

pol.on is orangI'.
I'e.l U[ JJJ.is Ull' !lllilim ll)

lull rrunuu-, t"killgLO r 'quire:; more lime than the pes are u llowed iucumplete thl . rvnario. PC' ran ;I,ttempl JTI pen Luu.. I:"he1:k(DC )0) on Ihen manacles. \Ising the k~) llu-vwcn- [,tnvhJ,.'t1 with as a "simple tool (even thl1ug:h it's

gil

I"UU~

.[.1rlll,

L'\>("J jWS

Ids
If)

Hit r.kle .... JUO Il!es

over

PC~. and then dispels t Ill" (.[ Iects uf Ull' j.!(Ut"(Hi' form (me," II!,'!'.nn rCf" 11iatfonn drinks th .nubei Plltioll ,If lilt ...r Ir lj, lI~l!lg it 10 J~ II Ilt' a \~ !ltgI'd Im m. At IhJI point, III' r m Hv 110m
Il

Ihl: ,~rol1g kC'}I. Remember 10 applv th -.I. r n: II) d ue to ~I btk 01 prnpcr lockpirks fltl: 0110\\ hig li~1~hnw which j",.y opens whic.h PC:.
shackles: PCI h.,<;K~\. A, which Opf'TI". PC2'~ "h;ldde.
f;pl'n~ l>C.l·~ ~hilCkll".

1-:1(' th

r

1. h.l~ Ii(.~ R,

which

PC

ILl

PC.

II) !l1~

II'l'

various
ts

J..I.'}S

II nt ; I

I'v('r) "n,'
III r j r

rel ~3SC d hom
h-... rCI

:;II:I( J..
11.111 J

strll .....I"lg(·d. then '1

carr les e.ich I'C (" ill!' d no ri 11 1Ilf' U' i] j n g, ,.'1 eryonv P.\ iL~.

lui

"TIi(' Hint": "Til" hliJe-11> lorm .1 sentence \, hen pb, I,d to~( tlnr lflir,,:tly.·

P 1 lias J<e) ". whirh oTJI.·ns PCl 's ~ll.l('klr.. 1'(4 1t,1' Kry D \\111LI1Dpt:'ns I' )'~ shackl ... 01 0111 'f' 1111' pes I fli drl·\i,llpliilii.u.1. t.h'1I p uions ill..!! oun' Dom!': so results U1 pc.! h~'1r11-'dcclun-d "uI'Jd. hut PClrdn II)' 10 Ihr n"iling In ~"'lI,roIHjoml and ~ecp through the n.H Iuw era k around till' tr.,l' door. ..md ir flC~ uses IIIf' P()!I<lII _'1 nitrr ",rill" not only !lIW' hUTI 1'1 wing: hutalvo r 10 ll1"kr' IllS houy IDJIlt:r. he can "qUf~~ hi'" fuOI (Jut fld .. ~llJd..J1' J nci II) tu Ihl'lI'~r door. II ti mr- p"llfli l'i. Ill'llIilY ,'\'L!\ IX".rhle lo hgurc out wluch b.'y opens ['y's shackle ~nd carr hi rn 11 p I hrcu gh the trap door. M1lS~fil1cll I. prepared [[I, u~1 ,I [rut/1fT (rIll ~p,"11 011
n

1;;1.1No~ ·s: /b
vicus PC 1 's Label uun' t
S(

HI

('II."]1"111 111['

11orh III ~

to

Vv

I j,l,

the 1'[1,"' PC~ havrwith. ~rI

JII\'Vl1l' \\ ho falls off a platform. Domp; sa instantl, bring~ r;JlIil!~ chnractcr 10 "dead" 'l;_llu lor the remainder 01 the srcnano J~ !he~ are- I OJl~IJIlI[>d h\ II II' lava. ~ The ·Llv~-

I( 'I lho.: pi J\('[S \~ rl h'dow!1 01.1 u-r pl~lr{'r.'"lett ... ~ I I'm n r heir potion ~lal, TI1{'~ 11l\!~1 ~,ork it 0111 LrI III ir heads.

Il~drI~:Il tually a pCrl IIllric tTl illl<l,Gc. Ihe al..[ual Ilcor 10 the rnnu I I~ a II Jdd iIronal I Q kf'1 In' low II I" tnp of the ~lava, and J I' • IJlhns through 11 n- llluslon L~ nslw".;j uul ur 1111'
,IT"" ll~

1.[ a PI" makes a su.LLe~~lul Dt'Lipht'1 'iuiPl c\L~'<I..IDC zo J. ill' I a II gdlll J due 10 till' solution 01 11K'pnzzle. lilt' I'C can cboo~t' to Ill:l..(· 20 on t)II" ,11,,\ I.. Iml doing ~"
\.oJ

.uilJ pa 141... to meet .
,]I]

IIp ..... uh .11 rhe

his learn at the • tart 01 .-nd 01 111,·15
m;I11II,~~

Illt next HrrlJrio.

An . PC~ ..till
J
fI

a pbrl urm

ts '" minuteIf the check is sno.esslul: pld~~'r th~1 til,· lo ur 1l"1!n Wid, 011 l hr
UfO:! te ~I ~r-ntpnr('

iniurlll
POTIOIl ill Lh~ LOfi

ti'l'
\r"r!s
\.1

Ll~J~l·d Irorn their h..tl..k.k:. J.nu \...I1[tI::U through trap door hyllissfill{ 1,. 1\ PC Ihal m.ll.w!i. II thmugh
I

the
lilt'

should

\

IWI1

plllu'd

UJp dU!.>1 rn 11m, hnds
\\"lltmg [fll thlill .

J

mer II dl~k

I

ngr.l\f'd

wulr"

4-

,jrupr and read 111 ~l'qUC·!lLl·. .IlllLall) do tlu- WOI k ill lId"rllll
Sf ...RTI N cEQul
Pul
U[1

AWHll,
nlTlg

IIJ\\'

Ih,· pl,l)rl"

Ih,'

~I I

!I.ll

SI·llll

! I( {'

P MEN T

PCl
colur
~I~

PO

PO

PC"
wnll~
C ItO

lIlbel on

I.

anA
RHfM BEll. E
I(~A

~r:nhr'

uldng
INOO

OSNT
NWDI
j(p,

1'r.n1bill" P[~' o G EN
TIC f' PI C

OTfN
L H 1 "l KI'Y D

Key

R

, +t'-'..... ~·-"IU
C NARIOu':
P~lnillal,

I

,

+1-1+1-1+7 -4+7-6+8-1

jiVE DOORS

IS

d GUild dc, IG, greets, i")\J ilt the start of the fifih scenario. He ushers you through a' door and along a wooden pi nk leading uUO an unusual room. The room is pentagonalm shape, with a door In each of the ~\le walls The plank you walk on IC;ld5 over B meat filled with water choked with green ~Ig-ae ~nd onto ~ pentagonal Island in the middle of the loom rl,t1rr:, you are Instructed to SIL in a clrde with yOU! bach 10 each other ~nd to Imk arms, A'S soon as you do SQ, the

fan, the only door In;!! is locked, have keyholes. "Bul how to lell which door 1'5 wh\th~ Observe; E~th door has a mathematical equation painted upon it.
IS. In

lockedllt

despite the fact that .alllive doors

Solve the
Simplicity

quat.en, .. lid It will tell you which door It is. itself! "Oh, ~rld note the floor of the room surrouTlding >,0(11
'

linle p ntagor,al island of siI'f",ty. Do you know what that greellish su bstance 's) Green slime! Anyo ne touchmg the stuff must scrape it offimmedia'tilly. or I'll

room

plunges

IntO

total darkness

and

the'

pentagonal

be forced to Intercede. I r I have to save ;myone from the gteen slim!', I'll declare them 'dead' for the r 51 of the
scenario.

structure

you're ">\\li,n& on .. tarl~ to "'pm, slow\~ ,,1~r"l

~plnnrng, the darkness fades, The plank /1a5, beenremoved and the door through which you entered IS now closed. All live doors look allkc; there's

and then more rap"dly When the. pldtforrl1 stops

Fcrlunalel,y for ~OU, II cannereat thq)ugh stone and cannot move on its own, so you should be safeu p there on you r II ttle s to ne p latfo rrn, "let's see. is there anything else) Oh yes, Out srattin& equipment." Parruval reach 5 into hrs Curld robe and pulls out a 10·foot coil of rope, followed by 3 f~mllr;;r.
look. n g rt n g "This Is anorhe r

no telling which
"An Interesting
this lime
I~

IS

the one yo~' (arne th rough.
"Your goal
the door
1(1

dilemma, no?" asks Parrnva!

1'1119of spell $todng,

"e

to exit through

whicb yO!! came,

BUI which one IS i() 1'1111'11 you; Door 115. Furthermore, I'll teU YO.I that Door III 3r'1d Door #2 each have hnrnun(uli lurking b hmd Ihern, which wi1\ attac.k yOll if )'0\1 open those doors. Behind DOor II] i~ a nilE ofspell.star. mgconldl n j ng a Iew/'o'Ill.'" spell. and Door #4 ccnta i 115 I he key to unlock Door # S. Ahal YOli now know [lTat Door #5

ne holdsa jlt'Jh 10 Slone 5 pell: maybe 11'11 help you against one of the homunculi, ,In any case, you've now got everything you need. Begin'" says.
"Th.IS 0

JIll' ('III in

J n'd

slumII '"

COWlS

Ill"

"lIllle

...hich h,,~

l.>I.:ell Lli

h 111 11\' nllltilll,ul flumr >lwll!._. [;ni n lower 1l00000..,.fthrs P ntlgrmal 10011', \l'U fmm ,IUlil' Tlu- slurll' dnes not coat

\.\'all~ III 1111'room

nr

r)H

side:

of lhi' I,

land.

I\!SI the

lO'H'[ H,lOI

nit!

-root clt'Jr'lrI~·r
Ih,.. Pl'lllJgO!lJ!

islaud sunds .z h.cl abo- t.' i.lw !l(lUI, .lJl diTl'ctl) 0\ crhcarl It I~ H fp,>t from a Ilk pi

,,"l!

ln-l P he r P ""puiut wluch door i-. the one she (31111> through .. Door It) is still In<. knl ami rcuuirt . the key from
IIUI'

Island 10 thl' III';] Il'~l ~\,lll All III till' dilill ~ wood rn ,1Il0 win!,: in\\ rd into the looms beyond: tIl(' IUH!,\~'~,HI' on 1IIl' oppcsiu ,Id,,· and Gil 11101 I", Wt'11 [rom Inside till" [TI1trJj chamber.

DOll I #4 to unlock

II ~D th ... kt\,,\dt'd~f'

l~ of llmin-d

~"Ill!',

M'-

1 hrowiug
,Id

till'
J

rop:

dClO:O~ [rum

the iskiud

10 semeouc

;J~;lIIll'it

Storing: 10 points per I'C that nukes it tiliough I lJ(J[ I#S by the l'lld of tl It' 1'i'IflIt' lilt' I iIll!' .1i 1111t. SolutionThe PC cx.unmr-the rna the I I l<1lHal S}lllbol~ nn t"11 h • f 1111'donT~ and d 'llTmml' Wl1 lch door IS which, o I'Cr Illll>; on thl' ring(1j ~pdl\luri/l~ PCl. hq1J-. (111(' (OnJ of rhc rapt" while PC) ttev the olilPr end uround rC:4'" (I,] 'sl PC41hpu ,to.bilil} lump' toward Dour II~, dropping La .J11 roUi ~ fOI I l sl~ Jlnh 10 ,limo' on PC;. ~\ 110 volumanly fails his save .md UCC01Jlt'~ petr died 1'lIldllwrr'ro[(iu unuue 10 thr- gfe['n slrme] r I then crosses nve r to j'C4'~ bai k \"\llIIL r'c~1- and \ hold tlu IOp~'sle;](h ut .11,t'lr rnd rCI opens Door .t! I~k("~ the' ~~>,ol1dnllg IrJ 'prll 'I/L'r·

,! '\1 ecssful arrark roll on the p.ll"l' "I the L.. rchur. If !la' ,-ilte lu-r ITlIS~(':' 1111' rup" it tills 10 I Ill' nnO! and the poruon of 11 rouchmg the grf'(,11 .hmr I, dcvoui ,·d on the second round, II cuacr Doors: or Door # 2 tsopened. a. hcmunri 11 ~ Ilit'~ 1.1 oul.lrlll all.llb tIll' PC:~ with it bite. huping to causu one or IIIor them 10 sun.urub 10 it'l \ -norn und rill asleep, 'I'lle that a PC that tails no. (l orttrude s:J\ I"~ .1[::ahl. t.1 homunculus'

IIdi.ng III

dcorw il\' n 'IUlrI'<

fie

10

or

r

~"I1(,rll (:ulll.J ... r-cp tln'Hlf!b l hon nmruli break off rornha t 1111' doors
10 J rt,

till: Ie~1
I

r til \ tate
duo
1S

"r lilt>
J.JI)'

enanol

J

he

damage,

simple woode-n

with 11,11 d ni><;~ ') .m.!

'11.11 .Il1d casts /(1'111, If (til ~ spell it. cast at c.a~ r ~I 1",\'1'1 TI. and • can lin.J hdium p('lrifi,'J Ul';IUIn' hut lint J l' rg~ one I UpOll the pel, nIi ed 1'(, I'Cb ..l and \ )lull !' :4 h;u k (j\.-r 10

it has a BII,:.u. DC of 1). TiLL: !'C~ rmgln tlnuk loopUlg ~nrm' !-in' '11 ~llrrl" rmtn nne 01 Iht, dnonl and letting II dr<,ohl" lhp door, bm 111<' bi~I3t'~t pi nlilem l>'iI'l! llli~ o.IpproJdl i~ th '} h~, f]nliulIg \~ilh which 10 SiJld)' handle tilt' rime, (A re ourccfu] PC In !glrl scoop up some slime wuh his shin and £juklJ, aprl) ,I I(I.J clonr, but
nnor

hp Onh

or

415 io; locked.

the

pt'ill"~J'm I island with P I perched on PCi' back, PCI S!i·p~ [lIml PC III lIn..:1~J..IIIdund maur-uvers Iii" leviratmp pel 100\.1rd rlom It/f' Whil,- PC~ > uld\ hold the rope

LIIl' ~Iilll!' e,ll, thr lU!l.h the shirt It! um; IOW.U, n:Hdlo!rint{IL I UI I'll I tIll I 11;;!', I lil' Advvntu rr-rs r; 1.111r1 nrwsn't r .plarr nrncl III rlorhi ng f, .J- 10 the ~n>l'n ~Iirl1t' iJl III i...
Ilsf'I('~~ GW('II -Innc uf'Jh .l.d6 pomts a! dJJJla~1;' 10 wood hut UD!."'!"no! IgTlOf,' the \~{j!)tl'~ h:mlilf', s ralllig wl Ilk, dorng ~n sn it: might I;)ke J .... hlle [0 eat (Ompldl"l)' !htollj.!,h_

'<u,-Jdy

PCl I'U'iJll'~ #4, I'er

1'C.4
[I

10\\·.11d Duo:
(JI

#-1. ItllV\'! ~ him Pl.", i ntn

f;!slli"n,)

to I hr WOIlIlU •. 111(.111,,'11 (f()H~{,~
Op e- ntng Duol muvi-s

cr 10 huu II~ 11I~ the lope.

UII" k," , It'\'italt'~

At Ilwl:l,d n] 11Il' scenario. U I . Il.rc"ll ~Ime b :.o..up..:d 011 i nl d pel! I !'i.e'J I'C II Ill! oJ. xl (jill' uten ~ 11a rul I hen '" dos~ ot PC,,! in fronl 'If noor tiS J'CI' rnsses rn cr to PCl ~~:un, \joll '[111'1-IS applied m rr-store him to h.s normal r"rm. unlocks Lioor II,), .ind ~XJh, I'C..! UOS!'Ol'S UH'I lul'C.4 \\'11111" rllt:"5 dbk is ".I~I ill~ rUI Ib,· PC~ Oil the other side 0 PC] holds III!' '01"-' r ,.~ f'~iIS PCl rrnls the rope and Door 1t5. should Iht") r::r! II op n 111 I1II1C to ,,_ It Q'>'CI to I'C" s lawJllIg If! t.JIL' duo 1'1.\',,), "I jl oor II OJ .. ~. Homunculu (2.): hp I I ea 11: !\1(1JI.\!er MmIJ.1Il1 '5..J rCI h:'>'il;ll['~ PC:4 again and gi\l'~ turn a =huv towarcl the the air aaain ~1H1, i~ rJ1l11~d back h} PC":2 and 1. nil' ~a_j!1l' IIwu·d 111'(' i~ II ~l'(,1 10 I {'W rn I n Iln b"la lid J nd [[ pO,llinTl island. P! '3 Slcp~ onto P .; JTIU I~ uril!':gL'tl inward 1J0{)r~ 'i by rcs I 311d ;.. PC, exrtv, and PC~ I I hrou !' 11 1 pull P thmllg.lIlhr doorway, SUK ' J. peu ified u anne il. nol ll'l hllIe,l1) Jt'JJ. rull jlOIlll'> aI'" ,'am,'u, r~,r~ pernficd rrcaturc lilal IS brouAhl OU! of tilt' lOO! II, "The J t;int' ~()n(' 01 \'!lU' an h"C"omc J n additional pice
of sL:!lllng ('glll p me JlI •

., ENARIO 6: SIX-ARM[D

TA1U·

nil.
III

ot~,:

1 h£'-It'

rlJ71h'~ 011lh(,

I' J ,ho' tClIl If)f,ollflflg tlw mallwnHt· daMS. III CJcil cJ~e, !lit j lIst llumb,,1

-ru need you to nurn be' yovr .. elve .. Qrr ilg;Jll1, one through feu r; plea Sf," 58.yS M a ri Iys-sa, lht' G u i Id <.: Iern:: proctOring the SIxth scena,flO, as she leads you through iI door ontC) d ~mall, hCr.l·gOllal pl~tfor!TI. "Th,s 15 where T~am Member 1 starts," she 5a.ys. ~Te.arn Mrmber 2 stijrls there, Team MembeT 3 there, and Team Member <\ over I here. .. She p",jr1t~ IQ LiHt!e eo,her he,;agonal plat·
forms Hrranged
H1

and till' la" I nwn I er add I1p III 10, III!' ~.Hmd n 11111111' ;!Ild r nn:L-to·bsT' WlIllb,'r add II p 10 -10 lh' tllud I,rum lwr .Jlld Ihitd-r(Onl·I ...~1 numb,'r .1dJ III' If, 10· and ~q on In dInt.
lilt:s..: mlndll'
beL"nll"J;

a llillf-c\rcle

a,round one side of Ihe

nlimbcr~
llumUt'r

(

I1l.eltlH, HI,eh Intact. 0[1(['
mill!e!"

l'~ oul.

1,·<"mg
wlucb

U 11.1;,

the II
b

Thl~ fllnllul.l
dUDt

IS nntln·d.

open area In which the 5cen~rio IS staged, Another two hc agonal pl~tforms complete' th", c'rcle, and a ,e~enlh ~tBnd~ In the (cntci of the ring Ihus formed. Th~' c:entr~1 platform holds ~ stone slaw!' of a
lower body IS th:lt of a g'<lIl\ snake. rh~statu!' Wields il Variety of weapo'r1!i in hel six ilrrns .. Thp, platform~ are <II! about 10 feel apart <lnd dark water flows bet'li er' th('r'!r1_ "I m us l ddvise you ,all ['0 s tily out or the wiltel." M aor' dy!>s~ says, "for It has be!'11 stocked WI h swarms of deFnOf'llc WOm;]rl whMe

large.

,1 SlIllpt'"

In ddtrIllLnc
\\Illdl

door

~\lu(h, Plus. 11 }()U f<1rj.!d

I.~ \\ll1d! It'~ lilrTl.1

~ltI1pk maW r In ItlSI lOOK .It Ihr tnlddlt' IllImh 'I . •\ PC m,lJ...l' J '1IIH,,%rU: SlIrVI\ ,I check (DC IS) 10 try to dclenn illl' Ilt'r Ult('tlt:niflll ,dkr bClng ~Pllil ,ir"lIlHll1l thl' dJrkllL'~' <.IIIhl' lh·~tnllln!-! lI]E' ~(t'llarin. Whill' :his

'~Il

ur

hllOgry piranhas that tan strip Ire Aesh from yom bones Should you come under attack by the piranhas I wrll rntercede, but naturally I will then have to declare you 'dead' for the r!~SI clthe scenano, "Youeach have one piece of starting equtprnent, located m the trap door on tl1e IIoo! af your platform.
In moments.

"NoW then, if there ~re no quastlans , let's get you threeever to your startmg platforms. ~nd then we can get thiS scenano under way."
1I1!"s sc fl:lTIn is open

"un
\\ un-r

to th, aUL~ld,> au and IS III PI' the bach of llw ,w'J<'n 1jC"),;\~l_)nal pla(l<1rID-: m .. asures 10
oJ.
I. J

You get to see what you start with once we ~ctuaHy begin the scenario. Your goal IS to make It from your Individual platforms to the exit at the far side between the two empty platforms. Please note the metal dis~ With the '6' engraved on It on the wall next to the eXII. "To make thmgsa little. more dlffic;u.lt, "",e',,!, added a few complications to thls scenario.The demon statue on the centr I platform animates and attacks if.an~one anything touches the fleer ofthe platform 0<1 which stands I'll add thai she's as dange,ol'~ a~ she looks: migh t be made of stone, but those weapcns of her~ bad nof'Ws·, aflallling torrgw,lIJrd,'J.jG.lidm a/lightning, or

r~'d across. with
umfnrm

ro-Ioot g:J1' betwcc u platforms. TIlt: ~ feet deep, rht" trap doorx 011 tht, pes'

she
she are an

lJtW1g platforms ~HI'.! lect square JUlI OP' n into J star Jg<' ravi ty Marilyssd U5CO>d flng oj Inlta 1J.',dbng to proctor til ls scenario. ScoOring.: \0 \'l0(,'1" p",!, thai makes \t 10 the e .. it b" Lhe end {,f ,I". J s·m.i.llulc limp 11mit. Solution. 111\"PCs oprn therr trap doors .ind rl"trll'\p tlH-'rr cquiprnenr PCr has J io-toot ladder. l' './.hFJ ro-Ioo IlOJHi, P j 11-,,, il 10'[001 (ope. and rC4 Iw~ J 10-11":11, huiu flC) ui 1. t he rup . an d th H1W~ it III r .2. PC r II tit]. till: ladder over to PC2_ PCl pl.\( l'~ 11 I'TId of tho?board 0'1, T the-I,· cw.J ol the ladder so that the overlap Il) ~,\'\;'raJ fl:.·[' and IJHP"> the fOp<: to til' thf'l'JIlu~elhn PC... tlU"JI. e~tnld~ theunproviscd hrrdge 10 PCI'~ plJdnrm. J'Cl wall... across 11'1 -e

"damanlme dagger and bartleaxe, a dpggrro/I'flflom.and a tnden: ofjish command; fJ.5 ,~ special condition of this sr enarto, once she' 5 acnvated, anyone who t3kes a sh~gle blow from anyof her weapons is 'dead.' No e (epnons, Flflilily. one of the two empty platforms A,lnk,ng the. exit \s safe, and the othel IS trapped. Anyane or anythinEl touching it also anirnates the ~t~tlj~.

f.tl r In hridj!.

[,Col·" pl,llforrn. The bndgl' is then 1.. and ~. and PC~ I and 2 cross

to

placed VdWl'1.:11 platPC3'<; platf orrn ..Thi

IS then pb~t>d 1-><. "1..','11 pbtfnnw .. I ;md '" and l'y crosses 10 platlcrut j. 11101::: rc~ tlrell ex nd tIll' bridge to III . sta 1'1 w's she ulder, "ra! w] Hll' l' Cs I d nd ~ hnhl it stead, at

shoulder k' d PC 3 IJ{)l.J~lsPC4

UtI ul110

thl' bridW=. !' 4 I·\CJ lk s ncrnss tn th ... ~L~ tue, remov cos the rrid, >It uf fISh ,om·
rmllld, Iii ell 1I O~H'~

back

10

pla: form 3-

PCI uses the trilkllilo kef'1J the piranhas ut bay while the rc~ swim (01 walk) 10 thecxu platfonu. ke, 'piJjg wi tb in r 0 fcf'! of each other ~I .JIIIJnWs, "Th Hint" "You can usc the sutu 5 weapons If)uu (lin gl'l to t.fn'm without

acuvanng the statu .' Time Con rrairus:

II

takes 5 rounds

D 1: ot ': The rc t)lU1J.l tlw boardtc the ladder 11111;-.1 m;lk" ~ suco,« ful Usc RoJX' check [Dt.. I)l to make sure heur-s til(' knot tighT {'!Iough to support the PCs' "eJ~hL A fJiluw ot tilt, USlO Rope: Cht'Lk means the "knot comes undone when PC I'; '~5 \(' lLJl pMI hi "death, Cro
SlDf,_

(Jo ~...c;tlll ds] to I ie the bOJ l d to 1111' Iaddersec I! rl'i y with tllt' fUp!,

or the Impromptu
the brrdgt,

,1

bridge", plun!!ing him into the water

10

n'l!tllr<:~

.J Balance dl~' k(DC' 10). with J IJilure bv mcre thau ~ pourts I'lnJ.i.LoJbllg that tile has fall n into 111<' w.IIN ~;!Iwhrrh ti.•. ('

PC

hl' i~dE-J;ucd "de .... by lIni}"!><;.;]). Nute d" that ,1,(' A:lldrH l' du'"! k n"l'~ leu DC t 1. II
till> bridge gels 1\'["1.. 111r• pi.! JnhdS••ltd I,_ r.lm 1'1
tl1('h'

f,;IV I' i{',

Ih~1

tall lruo lhe

\~J ter, Alilldll}

ur .

nu

SC N/lRfO

1l7. SEVEN

BY flVI:

pu an has in rhc WQ t '1, Ill,'}'! l' iust J ~1arti II f! to'1I.litrOf, of the scenario. When crcs-ang rom a starting platlorm to the b!"tU 1\ th pes su pporring the bridge must ma kt' ~ S Ire I !gt II check (DC 1.11 10 keep til!'!! r-nd stf'~r1r II til Strengtl: ch I,_ 15 lailsd, ~ PC on the brrdge must make ~ llol:J, Il' t!lt'll l.uC --'0) 10 "'lOam ~lanJing, with J lailure b} ~ Of rnorr points sl::ml.l!lg him r.11111114 uuo lit.' .... ,ltt'. 10 I~ dl 'v our .... d. Once the IrI!lmlofJi~Jr n:lIJIII1QI1r1 i~ III 3 PC's RldSP, he ',III tl~t' Jt I,. keep tile puanhasat bal [)I'~pi!<' tlw En I 1!1.L'W are no a, [UJI pi'tJllh;I" in the Willer MJnll"~d' rules that the do nOI approach within 10 fl'l·t 01 Ill[' l"ul'lIl , wu-ldr-r PC:~ must vt.rv wrtrnn 10 I·pet 01 the Indel11 \,1 elder 10 rCJJl.il.UJ withm f<lr arc to Wdlll
t'UI<>[L " It

A Guold Wizard named Scarrolupro proctors this seenarte, He leads yOu IhrQl)gh a doer and up to a blank wa II, a gs ms t which leans a 15-foot·lon adder, 0 n thE' floor by your feet lie two 1 a·root boards, asmall bag, a 5'(001 Icngti10f silk cord, snd .~5Iaff "The bag is a tanglefoot bag. and the starr IS a £Iaffo/.fir.t/," explains Sea rrolu pro. "I believe the other e:qUlpm eont 5 hould be sci f,e.xpillna TO1)'-"

s

r diu

at proi

'L(H.m: Ihus!.'

who str.lY tot)
10) is

The WIZ1Hd points up to the top of the ladder, which you can see leads loan opening In the w.all "When the scenario beglns, you'll hay!' to climb to Ihe top of the ladder to see the layout of the area you'll be dealing

successlu! to tIll" .:.rit.

Swim rhec], [DC

r<'quircd

rhl' "mpl) plJlfm 11.1 Oil the I.. ft is thetrapp d nne: IIr right plarform i" sa le 10 etep upon, J r Ihl" ~t.:l!lI!Is J, !1vdlrd if atl~cb II.,,· rr",!rr~I' r ~part of th" corrdinons III 111i) :oLt'11 J 110. ~.ni PC truck 011 u·u~ t.!JL statue I S un Il"I.. diatclv d( ch rrd -d~;J_d"h , Man fI."~J J nd Ih f' S~tllf' m nvf'S nn In iI~ Ilf'xt ~iLl i rn. Th ... ~tn rile do . not JlLJLk un} OIlL I t h,is alreadv lut 011" , even !II ~rlJ <.1"[I'n'<',
~. Anirnarcd M~rjlilh taiue. Larg' Animal hp 51: SQ l lardness X· M(lilltr'r \f~ rHw/ 14 d Object

With. I'll !tlve you the basics, though: you'll be crossing a roughly 2.5·fool by 35·fool room toger to the exit door on the far Side. Naturally, there will be obstacles In YOUf way, not the leas! ofwhlch rsa lay-erof brown mold that cove: s the floe r of the room. Ca, eful with those boards, too, as they're only strong enough to support two of you at a time," Scarrolupie tells you the command word; to act iva te th e stoff 0/firl'f ' $ th re .. rna in powers
scenario

(brunmg />rlfldI. fireball. a nO, WIlli q(.fire). With tha t. the begins!

TI~[,H"

reastbnrh

1111'~I,lr1il1g

d.ff·J

and the' 25-ft. hv 35-(1.

Th(' v,";]11ol tlus
oUlside If time.

SI 1-'l,J.rw.llCJ.

(both lncidi l11' room and

n'~ on thl tar side .,r tllf' doni) ,HI' hl bya p::m of rOullllua!

br

the ~t:1Tlmp.Jrt'~) .. rc loo ~mooth to uII,lb

jlmm "p"lk
lrnporta I1t ole; Dn 11'11 ~ilo\~ the plJ){'r~ the' M 1'1I,lr10 map until you've' Jh·!'~tl> ,tJII",d t'flr I s-rninut .. rouuulown.
d PC mukc II 10 the pIJ~<.:Ithe map JJlJ ~Ilo.... hun

than two J'Ls t.wu Up'"1J board al til<' SJIll", Scan olupro II-"('~ a I/Jellrl'r pell tll lu r:lk llw boa rd. snu.t: that was 011 oj' ILl' st.,rlmg coudulorn pi rll!" M{'I1"rIO,
ITluw

Wh",;

lop "f If; • bddl:l.
III

'hol\ his
'~I:~

de criae wlul lns PC

to III{" othr-r players
IIJlif1

bill d« nnl ~iI,' Itlf'fn ar(r~s rn the

~,p.

bell I'C~ Call JLll.lally seetlu- IP.1 The su-nano map i~ lal",leu \\1111 the letters A.-G aklllg our [cit.: JUU the numbers 1-5 ",long the top. This makes it
t

m ...p unti]

1il(' PQ. n th '-u make jI I\:JI~IIC" (lied (DC ":0) ttl move onto .HI ava dabl.·{ olurnn r~! her than r~nmin till' bro ....n mold hr-low In In) r~:"r-, rhr- board 1~ no long!'l .. vailnblr Itt;lking Ih,' complebun 01 the SU'-II.III(l much more dilbcuh,
This rvnunn , an

at'"tua.I,I)· Il' accompllsh
1'llllIrmrnl

'u wuhou

I

r~ ~' 10 I t'ft'r In a peci he column. coring. 10 rlHnl~ pt·, ['C !lidl crosses to til 'I:":~jl Jrt'!.IJI rhr "lid oftht 15,mmlllt' time limll. uluti,.IlI: PC I chmbs the ladde and d''''rribl'~ whut he ~1'f"S to the others. ['C2 climhx rhr- laddercarrying or". nl thrled board I"). pel plac beard I Irr'lJ1l columu-, A r -(1 <lod -teps onto 11 PCl dilIl[;~ the ladder with the other board rlm,Jld ..:") and pusses lito reo!' •11 1111"top of thr- ladd r, \1 \,0 111 rnrn nasscs it 10 PC,. I 'CI plJ[t'~ board
2. <.11

JO fro boards Idc~lgll

[besides th .. l~dJn)" bUI II i~ IiIm:u lllnH' dangl'lnll~. A PC can IUlllP IUHlI column 10 col urnu If III d"KilE'~. However, I'ac.h iurnp r -quircs J sC'pJr:lte lump check. Ihe columns are 311 .. fn~t ap~ rt ~iJlid about 'i led J pJ, u d I~ ~lIlI.,.lt, I, Hid d ~TP tu d Id lk 01 room :111 of thr- 11.1mrs ;1 n, sta !1dm~ Iurn ps. AI III!' f'rld !.I Itllll'p, lhlC P • must Inal":J IbL.::t_llf.~ cheel IDC [0110 remain ~t.~lIdint; IJJl I he column
using :In}' ofth .. siarunp I~ ":," ill. k h;IrI~~~]II I h' walljust msule ( II :

or
.

thr 'ox It tillOrv.:I)

rnss

(OIUUlllO

D z-EJ and

SLl."p~

onto it

CENARfO

i 1m n BOOTS

rc,l. "'\'\!P~ onto uoJ!d I, .md PC: I 11\0' I:!S \0 Ihe lOp ,If \h~ rudder. p '4 lie: om' ,'nd nf the Lurd 10 a.1JC:I1J. cl the ,ln1J oj fir, and llw 0111.. , til I he l.1ngldool h~g 1h,·1111 i IIIbs dIP I 1.1I.\.-.r itn u and p~sses i1 dow 11 Ih,; line tu I'Cias I"T'II_ PC [ w

wields tilL'l'bITl,k" <l fi.~llln" poll' to plare I.I!' I:Hlglrfout II:!!,! onto Ihe top orcoluIIlnF5, 111"11 slams tne end 01111(' 5MB •mto 11w tup II! the bJ.g, Ulllqjnu Ihl.' 1.l1lF;ldoOl bJIoI JIIU (l·lUc1l6ng the taif oj jm' in place J( ros i.olumn- E4 E'j, I' I climbs onto LL,hunn 1-4 pr~ ..dvance-, onto j,n:mJ l. PC, ~!'l"cliHg in the dO"1T'\J)" pulb- IIp th . IiiJdI.'I. Jlld rc~
I and 4 maneuver il iuto Ihl' room, JlJ.~;;IlI~ II down Ilu' lilli' to 1'[:1 who places ,It a.m~~ Ih" (t'IIl("nted na1J 'iffit, ~lld rbc

"WeU, thiS next scenario uut;hl to be fun." remarks Ihe CUlld wizard 11'1 charge of the n",xI even!. He leads you to a unfulI'llshed lO.fool-square roem, There are only IWO ways 11110 and ourcf rhp room: the doo'l through which you ju~t entered, and a trap door in the center the ceil!ng . "Yes, II'~ another 'escape through the trap door rn the certmg' scenario. 'I'm afraid. 11 seems GUlldmaster Far· thingale has rather a rondnc,~ for sud! events. dOC""'T he~ nils trap door IS 3 hrtle more complex to open than
[ulian,

or

o!',·n d "nYJ) Ilw \'\JI. 1.'Lr tlll'll tI o ... ~~ the laddri 10 I hI' ~ exn. lollov '('d III turn II,. the olli,'! PC,. ·'fIn; Hint": "TIl(' IJ,t1der I uselu] tor IIIIDU' 111,][1 [us:
~su'lld

or

the others, tlloi,Jgh It requtres IWO peopls to teoggle four different leve rs at the s arne II me, In any c3"e,thl S shouldn't be too bad, rou've got (OUI p.urs of magic beers to help YOll gc t up there: boals 0lleYltutioll, boots of imding and spnnc;nc. bouts a/speed. andeven a parr of winged boots. The trouble Is, th y've all been jumbled together $0 there's no telling whICh bOD! " which" Sure enough ,. looking down at the )u m bled boots. you ca n te II Ihat the), a II 10 ok Id en uca I' save Inat fou r 0 r them are "I ighlles "a nd four are "I·cftic:s" You do nonce that they have been labeled" 1" through "g" on the backs 0 therr heels. which should help you keep IhefYIstr2lighla~ to which is which.
thel,r magiC properties

iug IHiWilS, " !t 1..i1...~J, S rounds

"rime COI'I, trainl·

!10 ~("Cl1nJ~)

10 IIt'

the lJng]i"loclt
DM

hJg

~~'nlr('l) the rlQjJ to

oj Jm' \' 1111 rh . rope,
uur-

,(It '!i: Tlte j5 culumus

11111.1<'IUOIlI <Ire' all about

loot wide and 14 Icpt t:dl, \l,~th ,I 4-foot g3p between "~c.h_ 1heentire Hocr 01 thl' roo mlnoks likt' !I'~ Lt'\!!'"1 -1.1 1'.11 II tUUWIl mold Ollie 5 leer thick: lIu ~\.ifO"'!J mold" rs ill IJct J rr"n!Jllrill IIIJUg.:. 1\IlY,,!W rall 111ginto II,{, hrnwn mold I~ dedarl'd dead" b)' 51 .rrmlupio (d not through Iht' absorpII'lII Ilf I>lld~ h\:'il.t. UlCrI )1\ ~nlH!l1<'rlnl:\ in till;' mold), ['\I r, tht::J1l10rr, Ill(' mold c.mJb~orb Il(al ~t " di '1:11"1({, of 5 let:l.
Ib area 01 effeCT extellds ;1 rull JO 11'.. 1 hum Ilw Hoor, ~. ,("I hf"lm', till' Inp~ nt Ille ~olunllL~_F,lI' this II!il:.on, 1I~1Il1-: J II) oj thc fill'·bo,r·J ~rtll,flOm UIC lI(JjJ II 'fir, 1,\,llIch
"0

you mus't be wearing. iI complete ~ct for 10 be used," conl!nt.les julian. ·'and furthermore, we've made e<ach pair so that they
"Naturally,

hold.
,or),
,1rt'3

10

.h:rf"~"II'
Ililiid

nOI a \~tKIdId"J,

brfl\~ n

10

u<luok

III ~1Zf'

n{ cold to one foul

,Ihnvl'

~mc, , r.1ll~e~ till" ,till' P lId 11)11"CKt,rnd" tht Ihl:' tap~ 1)1 tllt',-(Jlumn~,

won't m~nd word,; CJchof

work until the wearer speaks the corn~ct com· word a.loud, 'N,ever fear, I've got the command wntten dOwn right here," Wlth that, he pre elll~ you with iI word wri t!~ n on ~ Cii rd, "11.'5 up to yo LI word !;los. with Wf11ch nO? YOIl may beillnl"

wlwrc it air cts any PCs

SI'1.I1dillj.: T1I"[I·).

to determIne which mmrnand pair ·ofboog. Simple enollgh,

fl!llnp

1111' room IN li I IJY r our WI1 ti Ill-wi spells. 111!' !'Igh t hom!: a I' a II
til

iden

a! Ilia ppearancl.'.
th{'ril'in!,l

1111.'rra P

door on

opens upward

into till' room .Ji1l!H',

lmportarrt Notes: You might wish tu c.r.:'dll' ~OIlH' prop" In rlf'lp 'our play rs VISll~ 117.1' Ihill seeuario. 111is can be simply don b)
laking ('ighl brown gTl'lCfY

baA~

and l:!bclll1~l.hcm "r ' th!,bugh ~l'i.

'-'1t11 a mawr marker, Wri~ - LEFT rOOT' all till' udd-uurnb red
bJg,.~ Jild th,'
r!J)'I'f" j_'llt>lH1Umlll'fCU

'RIGHT FOOT" <111 the bJg>. Then .... hen b~\
<.:

rheh

PC· tl) uul

ddTl'H;'llt

P,lIlS

11a\"(" them
on

of boots, VOIi C11l actually ria e the b3.g!>

th

nr fl'll.

,\1"0. r,1Vf."rath th pl.r)iC'TS J commend wordcard J.L the =tart of t IIf' Sf l·Il.1 ri 0), hut !'11qlrl' lhu t ycu h.md tlu-m 1'1 them '0 Ill.. t·pad "SO}, WI '.~ "\11.01>< 0 O\~ ·X[N~IZIM: and "SOINWOS." H{' .l:,Jr(·li.d .~(J you do not IIrnp I h ern nr rna 1.. e II obvious that the}' Iorrn words ,\ hen

or

':); NIN
In charge of the ninth scenarto. ·'1 hope you glJy~ like puzzles. because that's

"I'm Luther;" says the GUild rogue

viewed both nglu-sid -up or up ·ide-·J""",l cnring 10 pOIl1N fwr PC lh:ll makes II 11 ITIligh Ihr trap I door 111 tlw eihng b llik' end of the r5'mmul'~ time hrmt.
.oluiion: Through trial <uld en or, thl' Pc.~ til 0.., ",wI1 poss i bl . 'lUI.' I bina lion of bouts :mu cum mandw ords. eventl nll) idprl!lf) in!! the hon~~oj qlud. Whe:n none 01 t:hr OIh("T command words work 011 U-If' other po~~il;k pairs. Ull' Pc.~ him IIWII··,orllltl~nd word card s" up Ide' dov nand use those as tlu, COHll11<Jlld 1\"OIds c\ enruallj idemilying the b(l(J!~ oj 1("l·jIHIH"" ~IH1Ihl' wing-,·d h"Oh. nil' PC, .... 't','ri!lg t hose boots JI} lip open the Lrllp U(lO r on theceil i llg. and hen caH)' the pllwr P s through: heexit - IhcHint"; .. EiidlI..JJJ hdJ" Iwn 1[0 ~ .. ihll' 'w 11!TI_IIlII \q;)T(h,,-" PM 'ot"h: Nu!:\' tllJI .. MO ~'>JO0\ and its nip-side "MO. UN \·W~ JH' phoneticall the sarno, so the COlD' mnnrl '" nrd works rill ru.itu-r which W;tV lilt> pl.lyp-ri!> re-ad-

pretty much what tim ned scenario's all. about. Come on into the room, and I'll e~plaln what you'Jl be dealing Wit h. YOI.' follow him .inside a lO.foot-sJ:1uare rnomand he
shuts the door behind you. locking IL "Thls door ls nol'l offiCially ofHmlts." luther Informs you. "Your task IS to make your way through that door aver there" Luther

poinrs to a blank wall In front of you. YOll see no door, IIJ5t the outlines of the word "EX~lr In green., yellow blue, and red'. "'Course. iI'S a maglca I door It's not
, is put these puzzle

really even there yet: to make 1\ appear, ~II yOIJ got to do pieces into the correct leeatrcns to 5pell out the word 'exir.' Here, you be the green guy." he s~ys, handing out a small bag of green ml;: [.. I puzzle pieces of varying shapes andSI2CS. "You can be yellow." l1e ~ays,. handing 01.11 iii bag of yellow puzzle pieces. "you can be blue. and you c~n be red." ·'1 only got OI'1Cmore lhlng to ezplam, and that' s the name of this seen <InD. No dou bt you've noticed II,e n am es ha,ve all started With <1 number, huh) Well. thi~ one'~ no djfferant, 'Nine Strokes,' IL's called, Anybody know why? II'., 'cause It takes nine strokes to write the word 'e it' i.n cap'-

mg

IhJI

10 th • correct
CQmm.nd

raid.Thr murdung oftlJL: correct command beets i~aso!1m\~' Word Laft Boot S
RipttBoot 4

words

MONO II OW XIMNOS WI17IN:1 SOMNIQS

s
6

Ilo9tT~ S~al L~"'ttU;(J"
:ilndmii/5prl/~gl"g WIITC<'u

tal letters. Okay, kind of
Farthingale
wanted
10

Openmg Ih(" !t~·rrlnnrrequir ('S t""'O people: it's not heal: 01 tld1icull b lIJ i! f,lrcrs there 10 be two people up there to OJX'1l II w~iung 011 tlu 01 h I side ol the trap door i .a nu~llIl tlisk l'rJgrOl'>l'U 1.11111 tIn· rnnnher "It"

iJ stretch, I admit, but I gues~ old keep the pattern alive. You guys read~? Then go' You gOl1i-fteen rmnutes!"

Th (. room I~ III b, rOIil Will illIW! )Qtlll1l" "pel b. Ul1{, l'l. starts \IIUl 9 grPf'1l puzzl pieces. OIlL' w nh ;- y~'lIow puzzh-

Nine Stroke.1

I I

---_
~_1

L_-l

L __ ('1 L__ _j LJ L_i
Ployer'~ Handcu:

1Jl <
I
IlICL'·S.

one WIU) 9 blue puzzle Ill!'1 t'~, and on \\ tth (, l"d

puzzle PIo'l '~. Till' pi('~n an~ ill! m tal. nit' OF" i~ flllllin!',1 In gll'f'n, !In: • X" in yelJ, ,'"". llll'l" In hlue, ;11111 tlu- ~T' in red. F~ch 01 the letter plates ~l lnwi DA tilt' plr~l's 10 snck to 1 hem (oriug. I (J pui n Is 11101111Mb's II through
!It'li~.

i~ rnaapual". p 'r PC the p,h
I~

door b."IIII;· eud (II the
minute Lim' luuu,

iolutlcn' The pes J5SI'l'l1 hi" the pl<~r.c~ l.oHl:t1H!'r I n UH,; L\Jl
rect r3~hlOn 10 form Iht: 1"Il"r!l
m

th ... word "EXIL"

I~norinj!.

the colors '1 Ihe pi(>{(!". " h > Hint": '1 t!Jlorclh~ wlurs the puzzle pip Ps ' DM Nol.cs, Thls i~ J potcn-

or

lM11• rru~tralin!!

svenano

for

DL>h

th~· players. bCCl1 luk'!'n

because
10

car has I'n~lJn' that lhe

rota I surf II c area I) the ['liZ:>:!!' pII'C!'~ of ~ g,IVt'll [oInT "qUJ!. tha I 0 f Ih same- olored lc tter, The retore, It IO(lk~ lilt· lllt'y ~llflld.d .:ill somehow fit.
Consilii Ih,' dl;Jgr.lm lor the correct soluuon 10 Ihr' puzzle. 01 ' that ",1111 tln ~ Ill<lny pie.. es, othei combincnous possible. As Inng Jr,' ~uH:l~
,j~

Ihl"

pIC'U'~

are In thelt anginal torm land ri glu-sid e- u p: 01,.. t nlnrcd . ide must br- up or the puzzle pit.,,' docs not stick to IIIe len r) and

DM's 5rtlutirm

~11 01 tilt" ~ paces

III t1lf 01

lerrrrs

hJ\1

b

['11

Filled, a dnorwav
DfX'IlS C'~~iI),

appears in the middle

111'",,;)11.111' dour

.md

insid« tIlt' P("s II nd ~ mrtlll

disk engraved with a "9·'

~E.NARIO

IO:T'ND[
Lydnc welcomes

S
you Into the final

resent the tenth scenano, "Note the tell CHcular mdenrations along the base of the statue," says Lydric. "Ten of these disks fit there If you hav!;!cho~e'l the correct ten disks and placed them In ihe configuration that most pleases Sheela the She-Goblin, then the eleventh disk opens the door, You need only ptace the leftover disk on the crrcular mdentauon on the door and say the command word, 'Sheela. '" lydnc chuckles, "She always was somethlngof a valn old thing," he c;.plijilOs.,II seems ~ I m plee nough, doesn't it? Here's the hnal calf I,: If the ten disks are not In the correct seq uence to p lease Shee Iii thc S he·G OJ bl in' s V.I I" gl oFlOU5 liprrll, she will strike out from the dead and sldY whomever placedrhe last disk 111.10 the door 5101 Choose Wisely. my [r rend s , fen yOu only gel fou, attempts!
Till'

A Guild clenc named

scenario. ~I Imagine yOI.J've beetl INotlderitlg whal all of those metal disks have been abolll, haven't YOu?" he asks, "Well, you're bout to find our." Lydric consults ascor ....~heet pavsed to blm by a Guild p~gc, Indicating the score your learn has attained thus far, You see checked boxes on the score sheet mdlcatIIlg which metal disks you have gonen duri.r1g the previous scenanos. "We're domg things a little differently thiS year," Lydrlc remarks. "In earlier Challenges, a earned eirh,e' 10 pOints or '10"e for each scenario. Last year, we added 'TIle HIIlt' and the PO'>SI' billt}' of ea,rllH1g only S points each, This year, for this seen ario, we're tHea k i'ng it downeven fu rrher; Yo u (~" ream member
only earn as man~ points gathered as your team has previously metal dl~ks. plus one. I f you wccessfuliy this las challenge, you'll get credit for the

You may begin!"
Ir;llil 1,,,lti1lWII

room is Iii b~

Jlulflr ~p<"lJ~_ TIlt'

~lall1'

ofSheela the She·Goblin gbfc~ rlO\\1I at the contestants ITom an o\'I"T;}11hrigl11 of~ k I (kMo \\,llidl i~ IlI'r st(lm-·
C<1['I,'d Ihmm·).

eemplcte

previous dtsks you've gathered, Now, come With me, please.'

and thrs one !.IS well

Important ,01: Gi"'e the pb)l>r~ the II dixks iI~ hand outs J t the bt'lllnlllng ot this ~(C nano, Scodng_ ~X-l-I' puirrt .. pl"l PC that makes 1.1 through rh dour wnhi n the 15·Il~ulL lime luui I. where ~)(' is 111<' nurnl r of metal disk ~tt;!101-J in prtur .'ll nanos Il'H'1l if ",,1) tr)l,' h'.JII' lIrl'mh"r I11,HI.' 11 0 I he disk J.t ihc end of Ih, scenario]. I hus, if the tearn Illoldt, i:t '" .(l PW~i\)lb nuruln-, dl'kJ,., those -urvivinn till!'! xr-nariu ("n II ,.:\r II 7 1<Olllt:,. (6 rl(1i'I'I~ 1m tln-ir prr'1 i"u~ \ II tmi<-~, and «n I'lL' point for [jlll:.hm~ this um:),
lilli' t mill ~ht'!·b Ii VJ 1111)' 1\\ lutll !wi(cJ til I'LS cln~T1~ till' moral di~k' to ~pell 0111the word ·<lw'gQj,liu with Ihl' mlml){'r~ I1n~ leavr ~nflll II1/' "X" .Ii 1.., \\ lurh l~ placed mtll Ih- circul., rind .. n ,II·i,DII till tilt' exu d oor, Tlu I' C\, hu placed It

but for a statue and another closed door Tn statue b of ~ fernal goblin silling on a crude high throne carved from solid rock. "This IS Sheela the She-Gcblin. ~ powerful sorcerer
Lydflc Iea ds you Int 0 a s mall roo Ill, empty in her OWTlClghl She v,as a forc(_' 10 be redo ned wi th In

her urne, and even now, )'CilrS after hCI death, she has 'Influence over many hves. Yours, for Instance The Spirit otSheela the She-Goblm must be appeased if yOI.l'·~peCt 10 pass through thc e~lt deerunscathed," Lydnc: hands you 11 metal drsks. Ni ne of them are numbered "1" through "9" <Jnd ~fe Identical to Ihe metal disks you"v seen In the previous scenarios. The last two are numbered' 1" and "0" and collectively rep-

olution:

T[I~:H'g :1 l

I dti, mentioned

there :.a}~ the couunand and tll f'r~(~11,

word "Sheela."

!flO' ,Il)ur

IIp'-Ih,

Player Handout

<~()fm!j nit

Due ro lh,' (lirff'r.'nt thnd involved, then ls n" hint for thl rln,,1 ~U'II,l!iu, 1111' pl~)'., bel-tint": DM ole: eve ra I 01 LIlI" d I,~b bl,·, For nillllpi!:, 11
>

l'r~ in,' on their own! are int ..rcha

II~ ;1

doesn't matter which of th b H~t'd as J hvphen J nd
1\ 1Thllt~'r

"I"

d!~k

wh ich J~

he lerrei "I" in "GOIHI ." nor rJ'J" whet her the ..(, 01" ,~," J I ~ 1 us J a 111.:: G" or "B." 1 he •.
II pside tlll· ~::'

(In

b.. us ..d ..1'1 lwr J'i.'~ or 11 UWll lu Iom, iue "S..!11U

ca n

lll'

on lYing

on l'!lhC'r srde

L,'

lorm rhc N,- Th 1111[1(111;1'111 Ihill~ 1~llhJI thl' word ·SHl:GOBLlN" b 1t'l!ihh'.11l r.I(I, SUiU' l1it' H··C.:.tH also be lo~icall} tnlt'rptl'll"d a-, iI cap11'1 ..B.' the [ollo\~ i111:\ IS also <In J('l.cpt.3IJlc altcruute ~nlill inn.

ote t}IJ! If !hl~ ronngumtion is. uS12d, 'iili'r th .(,~ OT tIll' - 9" i.ll!okwill hl' lhe "]('fIOW' r." You, an hJvf' J PC make oJ Deciph J Script check (DC
20)

ou I lmrn he ~l,lHTI' and striking the PC, at wluch pomt that I'C t~ declared d ad. TIll" ~j[ III imngl' "Iwll i~ Crist using tile Silen t Spell metal"lllglL rpaL
SO'l ,-ralllr",-, in p~~\ Challenges, the solution to the final scenario \,<.!~ "hulden" III Iht: name-s ,A III • kTI ~Cl:IHHJO~. ~lI.d I'X;ln11!llng the' J1Jm('~ as [hey a ppcnrcd ont hI' "ftJrl'

could
till'}

to realiz lh~t sorru o the numbers look Iik 111 Y be lISo?U as letters rio nOI point out \, ]\1(11 letters ".lUld La: though; I'd I hl' players hgurE' thai out fOl
.l

themselves.

\\ ho pl,« 'u lhe I ttovvr disk 1111 tla' door JI1(I spoke the COl nrnand \~01 d "S het-l,i. Th is is aetna II) rhe v.llrk: nl (,wid III Ilsjl)m:.l , IlUUt'[ Ill! dll (t~ lIf1jlnwrd imuibilll}'

U the pes choose an incorrect LOll Iiguralloll , 1-11 lgy fiu" frolllllw ~tatu,. and unrrrmgl,)'mk(>s
P

bolt or the PC

~he;>'t IV:! ~ the kE'}' tu ~~11OIiIJ ~lhi .... Onill puzzl .. 0 bvious! y. llli,> i~ not the L'H! tlns urne, but iflll(' PC,,~4 10 ;;{'.> tll\'

srnre : h,·tl, Lutl WI !-\bdl\' hand s it oyer lor ilieil Inspecuou,

or

CONCLUDING THE ADVfN1URE
Om r thf PCs corn rid..the fina I (en Min. a (; II Id p<1j:!(.' i escorts thr-D) lu il kill .. imibr tel I\I~\.111\: whl.:rl! III ''; hrst

'qwlk

OIl<' (;;"". a ~11"'11im,lgt- of

'1

beam Ill,

1I.'If',)'

I::mdng

ROliN DING flU I J III TEAM
If the PCs ate sho. L a taamrnate or two, tl'H:~Y Gin meet up wuh any of the fOlll extra PCs described her(> These extra PC~ are all 1 ~t level and have avoided Slgrllng up [081'[hl'( 8 S a team bec3IJS e I.hey rea r lhey do n't h .tve the e. penence needed to perfom well In Ihl' CO<1te~t. Eath one would be mere I h .rn will],rl g 10 )0 I n ~ marc e penenced party. Feci free EO U5C these C If II ch~,rduers tonI! out the party or the purpose of this <ldvcnture: Oller the Adl'cnturr I~ over th y can ither sl~)' on as NPCs or go then sep ..rate way~, d!> best fils your CBmpJlgrl. In ~")' case, yot! should» I use the erlra pes 10 provide mput dum'll). the scenunos . .. Tiadte Caely-th, M.de ElfWirl CR 1, ML,di~lrI1 humanold (I'I~, H D 1d4-1, hp 3; lrnt ~6: Spd 30 fl.; AC 11. touch 11, f1~t·footed 10; B~~E Atk +0, Grp 1: Atk/Ful1 Atk -1 meier [ld3-1 nonlethal unarmed strike): SA spells; SQ summon famlhdl. AL I.G; SV Fori -1, Rc ,2, Wl,11 ~3, Sir S.

and does not faal gelling muddy or dirty m the least. CIty dwellers rernain a strange breed to I ndywort, people to b
pit<t'!d f(ll 1~'Irl~d of understandmg natur e III all 0 fits as-pects. of the true beauty of

Green ManUs, Male Human Mnkl: CR 1, Medwm humanold (hUrllilllj; HD ld8+1, hp 9:lnil t2 Spd 30 ft., .AC 13. touch n, !1at·fooltld 1],; Bus!? Atk ~O, G rp + I: At 1

*"

melee ( I d61-l, u!'Iarmed Sllikr): Full Alk 1/-1 m I" (1 d64-1 ,
Will

unarrnedstnke], SA ; SQ ' AL LN; 51/ rOil 13, Ref 1--4, 3: Sir I J, Dex 14. Con 11, lnt 11, WI!; 12, eha 11. SkIlls 8alonce +-6, Climb 5, JUl1'lp ~5, l,~ten +5, S~"JfTl +5.

Feot: Dodge.
Lrmgul1gcS".

Green

RUIl, Stunning ~I~t. Gommon. M~,nris has an .epcl"lymo-us 111~ect tallooan

-ach

r

for ..rrn and now f!1l~wer.. only 10 that n me. a custom of the monestary that prcvrded y rs or combat tr,lInmg and
ersctphne. lIJ:ow Green
MantIS exploresthe

De~ 14, Con 9, Int 16, WIS 12, Cha 12. 51i1Y/~~ oncentration C +3 Knowledge

world

In d

(arcana)

• 7,

LI~le!1

\foy:ag( of s If-discollery_

3. Search +7, Spellcrah 7, Spot +5. Feoss: Im proved lrutiatrve. SCribe Scroll Longu()gr Common, Elven Gnome Goblin, Syl~an,_ Born I n to 3 fa m iI~ of elves kn own for th'elr arch ery skill s. Tiad re p refe rs the study of the a rca Ile lit rs. QUiet,
brooding, and oftenttmes aloof, Tladre ls not antiscetal: merely introspecnve. .. lndywort Muckwallow,.Female HalflingDrd1: Cfl 1; Sm~'11 hlJm8noln(h~lfllng); H D 1d~', hp 9: tnu 2: Spd 20 ft. lIe 13, (ouch 13, flat-Ieeted 11, 8~~c Al~ to: Grp -5; A.tkjn,li All.. -1 melee II dt-I nonlethal, una rmed ~trlke); S.A spells: SQ animal companion, nature sense, Wild ernpathy 11, AL N: SV Fort +4, Ref +J, \Jill I ~5, Str 9, De~ 1 S, COil 12, Int 10, WI~ 15., Cha 11. S/o'llr. Climb + I, lump -5, Knowledge (nature)
~ 6, Move Silently ...6, Su rvival Feat:
+-

f'

.Dorin. SiI'iervei.n, Fl'maleDw;arf Flrl: CR 1: Madi um
{dwari)j H D 1dlO· 2: hp 12, 1M ~ 3; Spd 20 ft.;

humanoid

AC 13, low;h 13, flill-footed I 0; Base Atk 1: G rp 2. Atk/Ful1 At:k 2 melee {I d3 ... 1 non,lethal, unarmed strike}; SA -; 5q-; .AL NG; SV Fort ,.,4, 'Ref J, W,ll 1: AL NG: Srr 13, De. 16, Con 14, Ill' 11, Wis 9, Chij 8,

5ldi:;: Climb ...5" Craft .. 2 {related
jump +0.
FlJ(1fS":

\0

stone

0'

metal

on1tl,

Povler Analk, Wei;!pOn foc,,!. (greata Ye). languages: Common, Dwarvcn, CI~n Silververn IS named or the streak of sillier that I uus IhroLJgh lh~il ,n. -rnber'x hairatan early ag ; Dorin 'IS 'no e ception to thrs full'. Unlike marl)' dW8lves, Dorin values speed ever st r:ength Th!! ~[.~!i I i C~ a bOil" dC~ll; be Ihe rou r eXfrii P(5 as th oy ~ appear Ior the 5th Annual Challenge of Champions. I( I'OU wish \0 make them permanent addmoos to the pa.rty, you'll have 10 outfit them I"ilh weapons, srrner, ,pel!s, and the like, but these concerns, are outside the. scope of tim a,dventure.

1-'1. listen

6.

Dodge,
Ccrnrncn, HalBlng.
15

LanguaGeS".

1ndy..'iort

eq uall

a t horne

In

('Ithe r fores I or swa,-n p ..

SCORe
Team N;me

SHEET
PCl PCl PCl
PC4 T~

$.c;en;rio
III ON~ GI!IHON

D ~k I

~2

TWO SERPUJ
DI~k 2

IS

111

TrlRff:

rLUAK~

D'sk 3 ~4 rOUIl POTIONS

o O,d. 4
II~

~IV[ 'JOQRS
DI~k ,

U6

SI)(·ARMFn

STATI IF.

o Ol~k
1J1
S.~Vl
oJ

(I

BY flV

DI~l1

ug

"t':HiBOOTS

o
II~

DI~~

8

NIN(:

STflOI([S
<l

o [l,~k
II

0

N 01S~s

TOTAL TEAM RESULTS TiE"'" SCOH5 NAME 6.mrl ol Bluf' Bldd
O~r °f'r e"kels

(UY SCfNARIOJ 2.

,

3
40 40

40
40 40 40 40 '10 40
Q

30
40 40

" ]0
"0

5

6

7

8 40 40

9 40 40

10 4'0
J6

lob] 370 156 340 'l25 III

40
0 40

JO
40

40 40

Mcgroll G"ffons

5 i:rrcgulal5

~O
40
~U

.10 40
40

Te.LtT'P~g~~u""

Shl,·ltjtll~

d"

JO 40 JO ~O ]0 40
40

15
0

20 40 0
30

~O
40

40
4{1

40
40
40,

0
0
I}

40
)0 40 40

° ," Wond~rl.

.0
)0

40
10

0
40

40 40
IJ

40 40 4C 40
40 0

IS 27 J2
2A

JOS
297

GIllY H~IIf'd

Clar: of tlw C .w"
Street Orphan, (o .... '! olthe p~[

JO
40
0

30 30 ~O 1D 10 40
JO
15

20
30

0
0

~o
40
~O 0 15 30

40
10 40

a
Sp[~r 4Q

]0
~O

0
20

0
11

0

172 254 240
232 122 2.20 155

~ouEnhou~er~ Devrl D()W' Tint iNIO" DOl, n ~cn Rr\'~11 r B'.qLl~yfle·~Ab~oIl.Itl2l, FiII,,1
~:rJ1"IYrid A 11\s 11f1~ I Rt,,11y

iO
40
4·D

20
40 20 _0

40
~O

40 0 40 40 0

n
12

10 20
10

20

10
1 "" 1\

0 0 0

zo
20 10

0 4'0 0

0 0 0

TI.,y [, ,1n°S w. rr: ,!I;"luj II,

0

20

S

o

0

l.,.,t,~'C ,..,d

gathered thl~ mnrrunp. IIwIIH'lld ('f~ !II till' 1111('c t~;tlll~ I hat huishetl Ull COl1L~ ~t ah <let of them II all II" ·r,. as I, ,·11. Bi,qu.l)!w .m~ his t 'illl!UlJlc:. dIi.\lIl' noi-llv in the 'UI!l!."I. LHg,J..L(L:UII ,j ,our"ruus (list WiSllU1 .Iuuul wlu-re exactly HlP L hI:! m (' shmild I... pb (I'd tor the ir p!J0I ~Iiowt ng It is ,I i lhcuh 10 '1lJ k e en I Indival1l,,1 ~(lit ( ~ iJ~ !."Yl'I) one talks ill om l' hut ph r '"..~ 1,1...1;, -Iowlmcom rf'1 t·III I" " "l ouiph 1,,1~ II :;ph .,~ • Jill! 'lIcltcr tn be
In

iuakl1l!! [01
I.....

.llIt

('In.l
I~

adventurer
<,J~ \' .l~

J bl

to pull hrs of

11['1

0\\

11

In d r " .. rhe PC~ int' , lu rther ~d\L·I.ll\!rl"'.) In addiuun, suine lit . otlu-r I 01 II peti lUI , Ill.1\' \"('I) well rud up i1~ .rln'w tnrnd<: or PJrrr members (nr igh t. I Thl -,

an

ur

p()~stDl)' ~Ien hated rivals) J'" I ]l'~lIh ufliJeir 111"TUn~ with lfl,' res Uti ri III-:the (QJ]II'~1.. 1\1 thts rum! Ill(" (u1l1l'~1 J nrficially over and Ilw t ,I • bra linn brgmh III ['tlfnf';;1. tf't< ",In I W~~Cll!~ provide ~11 manner 01 l"od and d.I1nJ,.. nurs l lans ~lid 'nlellJ i!ln~ kC>LP j rt:~ll\t Jlmo~pht'I'" unul btl in til., rught, .md tile Till 'u:s ("ttild OI'('f<;;;>C'<;111<-'I'~)[111'111 nr lilt· uunrcrou Iwls that wr-rr- placed onthe vanouscompentors. U nnoIlcpd anud oil tho' rr1l'br~lilli FlrlhmgJ.le and ~ \,'ral 0 his close J ~ociat[>~ .un ler ill wItL~IWt~ -111- Vf> had J uJuple uf rurercsting ideas IfJ]
U

uil wrthout
~.kSICL-d

J au • are hurl ..d abnu t \\ I1I1

J II rndon.

It

("'t'm~ B.b'111J~"'··" I'lnhl'·III ..."hiH~ ~kdb lrJw ~'ml{"lhinl:\

at 1l.:a.,,1 ill the ,"""

l.lrhi~ lv~~ 11.1u-s. II!
Iwo tennis

,hi' m: arnirnc lh,· rnr-mhers "I' 1)lt' other ~PP"'':HJl Illl' PC, Th 'r'n- ""I-\'r 1'0 lOlIlP~IC
,'"'110 s
\11

lOH'~, ~rt' n IIIng so far, an d I rndc SlJRr;! ·,11011 oil, 10 hnw .. ach S

of the

'''<'1l:.tr105

could have' been
"f

C.LUI

uphslnd

Lli!"!':'~I,·sl.

['\,.,) !'i l11illl111";'

~'J.

another team rmishes and ioin~ till'

:1.1 ~eJr'~

CII~II('tll4c"

III

groups ttl the n.ut. S['\t'r:ll Ir:ll S (If Il::fl L:~h uu-nts ~I" pm vidcd, but none of rhe contestarus are ,!llo~I,('t1 to .'\It Ilr !t'!lt unul all "f til,· gJ(lUP' huve nil,igall'J Jil teu .L.bJllcllg,,~. Once -Ill the team have filHFheJ I Ill' ~llTI"no~ <':'-'('1"\ une I~ ushered out ndc and bclore an audience C.Jl!l""1 10 hr-iu tIlt" I I'"uh , of rln- r 'JlJ!,·~l TI ",' ,,(Jllh::;\anls arc arran gf'd In ;J
SCUllUlClL

'cly~ I'llh a srruh- ...

rXPERI

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AWARDS

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