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DDEX1-04 Dues for the Dead (5e)

DDEX1-04 Dues for the Dead (5e)

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Dues for the Dead

For years, the Most Solemn Order of the Silent Shroud has tended the dead at Valinghen graceyard, providing them a peaceful eternal rest. Now, that rest has been disturbed by a necromancer seeking out a key to re-activate the Pool of Radiance.

An adventure for 1st-4th level characters.

DDEX1-4 5E

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January 29, 2018 8:29 pm UTC
This is a pretty middle-of-the-road dungeon crawl. It's been a while since I ran the adventure, but I don't remember any stand-out parts, either good or bad. I think the only in-game complaint was that the catacombs are described as being very extensive, but the map was tiny (as would fit a one-shot adventure).

Stars: 3/5
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Denis C October 07, 2017 8:36 am UTC
Bought it on Dms guild login. I don't know how to merge them.

Stars: 3/5

My least favorite in the Tier 1 adventures of season 1. I can't describe why but it just didn't feel good. The end fight is a total drag and makes the players feel liek there is nothing they can do unless they are highly over leveled. I know other DMs loved playing it but i just couldn't get into it. Maybe take my opinion with a grain of salt. I would still play it agin for a group doing the whole season but definitaly not as a stand alone.
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Joseph D September 13, 2017 9:24 pm UTC
This is by far my favorite module in this story line and tier. The mission into the tombs to investigate the bones is the perfect way to introduce players to the pillars of adventure.
They interact with the Doomguide, puzzle their way through things and fight the baddies!
5/5 stars
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Anthony J July 16, 2017 9:38 pm UTC
4/5 Stars, this Module is a great way to get your PCs started and introduce the idea that NPCs can escape. The dungeon allows players to have use of tactics by funneling NPCs into the hallways. I think this was a great module overall and recommend it for newer players to learn concepts of DnD.
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JASON D April 07, 2017 4:58 am UTC
The classic Moonsea setting of Phlan, a crypt filled with undead, and who is behind it all but a... Well, you'll have to see for yourself! However, this is a classic mini dungeon crawl, filled with combat encounters, pitfalls, and eerie interactions. Well worth the four hours of gameplay and lots of fun!
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