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DDEX2-04 Mayhem in the Earthspur Mines (5e)

DDEX2-04 Mayhem in the Earthspur Mines (5e)

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Mayhem in the Earthspur Mines

Riddled with veins of precious ore and gem, the Earthspur Mountains to the west have long been a valuable resource for anyone able to mine them. One such mine has gone silent and the only thing more concerning than its long overdue shipment is the fate of the members of the Soldiery sent to discover what has happened to the mine’s workers. Though the mine lay in a region of the Mountains once claimed by a clan of reclusive dwarves, the Ludwakazar clan wouldn’t be so bold as to violate their long-standing peace with Mulmaster. Or would they?

An adventure for 5th-10th level characters.

DDEX2-4 5E

Also included in the purchase of this adventure is a version specially converted for use with the Fantasy Grounds virtual tabletop software. The converted adventure features all the text and maps from the original adventure along with cross-linking of monsters, spells, magic items, equipment, and story elements, plus the powerful rules automation for which Fantasy Grounds is known.

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Laurent S July 22, 2018 3:34 pm UTC
This was fun to run but longer than 4 hours. This look like an easy 6-8 hours. Depending on the cohesion of your group the encounters are nicely balanced. The social encounter give lots of chance for good role play. Overall good aventure.
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Edward K October 17, 2016 7:55 am UTC
Question about the renown in this adventure: I note that all five factions have a special objective to complete in this module however in the conclusion only four of these factions are rewarded with an additional renown point. Is this intentional that members of the one faction are not rewarded or is this an error in the write up?
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Will D October 18, 2016 12:28 pm UTC
That's odd, it seems to have been lost somewhere along the line. The intention is that all five faction assignments are rewarded with renown for successful completion.
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Edward K October 18, 2016 12:59 pm UTC
That's what I thought happened here. Do I have your permission to update the errata sheet to indicate that all factions get an additional renown for completing their respective missions?
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Will D October 19, 2016 4:23 pm UTC
Go for it!
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Andrew K May 26, 2016 10:05 pm UTC
Fantastic module.

The players found the coliseum exciting, even though the fights were trivial despite my best efforts, and the mines themselves have some great set pieces. The social interaction with the various dwarves also proved a highlight, with the players being moved by the brother's story and the King's death.

I ended up greatly increasing the encounter difficulty in the mines, but that is just because they have been playing together for months as a balanced, organized group.

In total I think we went somewhere around six hours.
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Paige L January 15, 2016 2:54 pm UTC
I've run this mod SO many times. It's a little long if you want to do all the things (takes more than 4 hours), but that's okay. It's got fun encounters and a great chase scene.
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This title was added to our catalog on January 11, 2016.