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CCC-PHA-01 Six Summoned Swords

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Meaningful decisions, unexpected twists and memorable characters are the foundations of this dark 4-hour adventure for 5th to 10th level characters. 

A chance encounter on an unassuming road leads to a dangerous and lucrative opportunity.  But what seems simple on the surface turns out to be much more below.  Thrust into a world where every enemy has an enemy and everyone has their own dark motive, the only chance to survive is to ally with the right foe.  Sometimes “doing the right thing” comes only in shades of black.

Six Summoned Swords is a stand-alone adventure that begins on the side of the road leading to Phlan and can be easily accessed by any adventurers traveling through the Moonsea region.    

In addition to a world full of intrigue and complex character choices, purchasing this adventure includes:

  • An Official Adventurers League magic item certificate
  • Printable portrait cards with roleplaying tips for important NPCs
  • Gridded reference maps for combat encounters
  • Condition icons to help track character status
  • Special Certificate Holder ideal for event play *

* Looking for an adventure to run at your special game day or convention?  This adventure includes a “certificate holder” that features specially created art of the adventure’s magic item.  When printed in colour and on card stock, it perfectly frames the official AL magic item certificate from this adventure and makes for an unforgettable souvenir.  

 
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John M June 16, 2018 10:50 pm UTC
PURCHASER
Enjoyed running this and I just wrote a review. I did have a couple questions:
1. What's up with the ettin stat block and XP reward? I didn't see this monster mentioned anywhere else in the module.
2. In 4b the spined devils take off to battle Axcelia and they are referenced as "out of the fight". But at the same they are referenced as part of Lemetha's tactics against the party. So are there 4 spined devils? That's how I played it.
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Andrew B June 16, 2018 11:10 pm UTC
CREATOR
Hi John, thanks for review and feedback!

1. Hah! That's a good catch. In the very first draft of the module, the weak adjustment for the Troll encounter was to replace them with Ettins. During playtesting, the trolls were found to be weak enough even for a weak party, so I ended up simplifying the encounter. I guess the stat block stayed, I'll take it out at next revision. Thanks for pointing it out.

2. Yes, there are 4, 2 are out of fight, 2 remain for the party. You played it as intended. I'll see if there is a clearer way to word this.

Glad you enjoyed the adventure and that it's inspiring debates at the table!
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John M June 17, 2018 12:23 am UTC
PURCHASER
Thanks for the clarifications. I look forward to running it again!
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Victoria V June 08, 2018 8:55 pm UTC
PURCHASER
Just ran this last night. I have to say, this module is worth $5. Not only is it well written with plenty of prep work done to allow multiple endings, but it plays really well. The end fight is really cool with a treasure that is more than worth it. My players were constantly trying to figure out who's side to be on. Between cunning npcs, a deadly roleplay encounter, and a wicked magical battle, the creator deserves way more than my $5 measly dollars.
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Andrew B June 08, 2018 9:19 pm UTC
CREATOR
Wow! Sounds like it ran exactly as I had hoped it would. Thanks so much for taking the time to leave feedback!
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Robby P June 04, 2018 6:03 pm UTC
PURCHASER
Is there any ETA on the next parts of the adventure?
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Andrew B June 04, 2018 6:49 pm UTC
CREATOR
Thanks for your interest! The next two parts will be coming out together and are closely related to each other. The second is already written and the third will be done and ready for playtesting by July. The plan is to have them out near the end of the year, but some things are outside my control and may impact the timelines. They are definitely intended to be played separately from this first one. For lack of a better comparison, this adventure relates to the other two similarly to how the Hobbit novel relates to the LotR trilogy. The three are less of a trilogy and more of a stand-alone plus a duology.
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Robby P June 04, 2018 11:02 pm UTC
PURCHASER
Ahhh, excellent! That was my main concern, running this without an immediate followup as it referenced characters reappearing in the future, but if that's the intent then I'll be running it tonight! Thanks!
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Alexis G June 01, 2018 10:24 pm UTC
PURCHASER
I purchased this because I've played with the author, as well had him as DM for an Underdark adventure (DDEX 3-13, both highly recommended). I'm looking forward to running it.
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Andrew B June 02, 2018 12:01 am UTC
CREATOR
Thanks for the vote of confidence, hope you enjoy running it!
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Wrich P May 29, 2018 8:13 pm UTC
PURCHASER
I was actually surprised at how good this mod is. like an entertaining Teleplay from the 60's (read some of Rod Serling's stuff...it is amazing.) it follows a great story with plenty of opportunity to fight, roleplay and investigate.

I will rate it formally after running it, but for now, based on reading it, well worth your $5.00
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Andrew B May 29, 2018 8:25 pm UTC
CREATOR
Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment. I hope it turns out as well for you in running! Will definitely check out Rod Serling.
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