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Classic Modules Today: A3 Assault on the Aerie of the Slave Lords(5E)

“Assault on the Aerie of the Slave Lords” was published by TSR in 1981 as a thirty-two page booklet with an outer folder, and was written by Allen Hammack. The cover artwork by Jeff Dee features a drawing of five of the The Nine Slave Lords. These five are Nerelas the assassin, Mordrammo the priest, Feetla the master buccaneer, Ajakstu the magic-user, and Brother Milerjoi the monk. The interior art was done by Dee, LaForce, Otus, Roslof, and Willingham.
This adventure continues the characters' search for the slavers deep under the Drachensgrab Mountains. It is a part of the “A” series adventures “Scourge of the Slavelords” which is ranked #20 in Dungeon Magazine’s “The 30 Greatest D&D Adventures of All Time”.
This conversion guide allows DMs to run the original module with 5th Edition rules and provides a reference sheet for encounters, magic items, traps and creatures.
A 12+ hour adventure for 4th– 7th level characters
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Anthony S June 04, 2018 6:39 pm UTC
The only issue that I found with A1-A4 conversions is the maps are not re-calibrated to 5E. The Original Modules & the Hardcover re-publication of 2013 have the maps calibrated on the 10' squares, not the 5E calibration of 5' squares. Otherwise these Conversions are what is promised. A1 was the first AD&D game that I played in about 1982.
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Scott H May 25, 2018 6:39 pm UTC
Is there an A1 & A2? Asking for a friend ;D
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Chris T April 27, 2018 12:00 pm UTC
Where did Classic Modules Today A1 & A2 go?
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This title was added to our catalog on December 27, 2016.