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Hidden in the jungles below the fuming volcano of the Sky Lizard Mountains lie the ruins of Hisari, Chult's once mighty yuan-ti city, forgotten, abandoned and swallowed by the earth, surrounded by a magical ward that terrorizes all yuan-ti that dare return. SOMETHING happened. But no ones knows what. Explore the underground temple and be the first to unbury its secrets... if you survive to tell the tale.

"Ruins of Hisari" is an adventure for characters levels 11-16 and can be played as an expansion to Tomb of Annihilation or as a standalone adventure.

 
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Dristan R September 18, 2017 11:14 pm UTC
Is it just me, or do the preview links not work?
The Quick Preview gives me a blank preview window, while the full-size opens another dmsguild pop-up with "page not found" and a suggestion to search the site for the title "waiting for previous preview regen".
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Lysa C September 19, 2017 12:22 am UTC
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Hey, thanks for pointing that out! I guess because I've included the image files for the maps in this download... it messed up the preview function that only works with PDF files. I've turned the preview off, so other folks don't get confused. Sorry about that!
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September 13, 2017 2:31 am UTC
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I can't honestly review this yet, since I have not read much of it. But I will say that it ias the most visually pleasing maps. Compared to the obvious computer drawn or lackluster maps I have seen in other Cult based adventures, the pencil maps style is both visually clear and elegant.

I also like the other artwork, and the theme, as well as the descriptions of the actions and motives of the NPCs.

My only regret is that I might not be able to run this adventure for about a year, since we will be starting at 1st level and don't meet up as often as I would like. But that was my choice. I hope to see some work like this for lower level PCs.
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Lysa C September 13, 2017 2:52 am UTC
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Your comment - especially about the maps - makes my heart soar. My cartographer Jess is a dear D&D buddy of mine, and we were so deliberate about the style for the maps that it is great to hear it was appreciated. I will be sure to share your words with her.

I hope you'll come back to let us know how it goes if you do eventually run this adventure. I'll keep lower level adventures in mind for next time!
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Jason C September 11, 2017 6:38 pm UTC
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In the symbols puzzle, what is the difference between the symbol directly under the unmarked statue and the one directly across the room from it.
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Lysa C September 11, 2017 11:25 pm UTC
CREATOR
Those sneaky sneks matched themselves during one of our revisions! An updated PDF with a corrected puzzle (with only one solution) is now up. Thanks a bunch for catching that and letting me know.
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Jason C September 12, 2017 12:04 am UTC
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Glad I wasn't just seeing things. This adventure is a nice addition to the area.
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Lysa C September 12, 2017 12:28 am UTC
CREATOR
I really appreciate the support. Thanks!!
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CD F September 10, 2017 1:39 am UTC
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Adding to my review, you usually don't get lots of good adventures aimed at high-level characters.
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Lysa C September 10, 2017 5:59 pm UTC
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I personally would love to play my high-level characters more, so that was a goal of mine. Thanks for noticing! :)
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This title was added to our catalog on September 08, 2017.