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Modrons, Mephits & Mayhem (Free Preview Edition): A Dungeoncrawl Adventure for Levels 4-6


An adventure for three to five characters of levels 4-6.

Modrons, Mephits & Mayhem is a free preview of the full-length adventure out now! Check out MODRONS, MEPHITS & MAYHEM! - Adventure for Levels 5-8.

The mountaintop facility designated XK-247 was created by the modrons as a place to study the effects of elemental portals on prime material world geography and settlements. Located in a mountain beside the High Moor and overlooking a githzerai monastery on the edge of the Serpent Hills, the bizarre specter of this facility remains a constant source of peculiarities, even though the modrons have long ago abandoned the place.

Seeking to reconcile its rogue modron status and rejoin the hierarchy of Mechanus, the quadrone dubbed Roguelike has led a band of mischievous mephits to the facility to send them through portals back to the Elemental Chaos from which they sprang, surely an act of law that will please Roguelike's former superiors. But one among the mephits has proven to be a traitor aligned with a band of githyanki who even now attempt to turn the facility to their own ends and destroy the peaceful githzerai monks of nearby Margrim Abbey...

This 16 page adventure includes:

  • The introduction to the full-length version of Modrons, Mephits & Mayhem, plus a quick run-down of important NPCs so you don't have to wait for the full version to continue the player's adventures.
  • The entire text of Level 1: The Water Laboratory, featuring intricate mechanical puzzles and arcane technology that only the modrons could devise!
  • 20 highly detailed encounter areas.
  • Several detailed NPCs with their own motives and goals, including Roguelike the modron, several of his cantankerous and mischievous mephit followers, and the long-dormant guardians of modron facility XK-247.
  • Encounters, traps, and roleplaying that reward exploration, interacting with the environment, and tumbling to the dark of the modron's experiments!

If you like this preview, check out the full length version today: Modrons, Mephits & Mayhem! - Adventure for Levels 5-8!

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Tim B August 02, 2017 4:42 pm UTC
The full-length version of this adventure has just finished the second round of edits! We're putting together a printer-friendly monster appendix, putting the finishing touches on the maps, and then this sucker goes into layout.
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Tim B August 18, 2017 6:59 pm UTC
UPDATE 8/18/2017 - Full-lenght version is out now!!!
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