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This 80-page supplement contains 38 encounters written by many of the Dungeon Masters Guild’s best-selling writers.

Encounters in the Savage Jungles includes 23 encounters / mini-adventures of various difficulty that can be used while the adventuring party braves the uncharted and savage jungles.  It also includes 15 Quick Encounters, and:

  • A few new creatures

  • New traditional weapons

  • New magic items

  • Downloadable maps (DM & Player)

  • Custom art

Although inspired by the Tomb of Annihilation, these encounters can be used with any official D&D campaign, or in your own home campaign.  Many could even be used in forest, wilderness, or swamp settings.

These encounters are location generic and are designed to be easily added to any campaign.  Use them to introduce new players, as inspiration for a new campaign, as a one-shot, or whatever else you can think of.

This is a PDF module file.  If you are looking for the Fantasy Grounds VTT, click here.

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Joshua F March 03, 2019 1:10 am UTC
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Am I missing some universal syntax? What is the 'CR' listed in the table of contents and at the beginning of each encounter? Is that a substitute for appropriate player levels? I find it very confusing.
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Jeff C. S March 03, 2019 2:01 am UTC
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It is the Challenge Rating of the encounter.
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Joshua F March 03, 2019 2:42 am UTC
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I'm still confused... I've been DMing for about 2 years now and as far as I know encounters don't have CR... monsters have CR, but not encounters. Am I just showing a huge gap in my knowledge of 5e here?
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Jeff C. S March 03, 2019 3:27 am UTC
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The CR of the encounter is established by the CR of the creatures used in the encounter, or by the challenge level of the overall encounter. You can use the CR to judge how difficult the encounter will be for a party of 4 to 5 characters, just as you would when using a single creature.
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Chuck W March 03, 2019 3:34 am UTC
Let me try to help. In 5e, encounter difficulty is determined by XP thresholds. This is a refined version of the system introduced in 4e that had encounter levels that related to XP. Before that, encounter difficulty was determined by encounter challenge rating, which was just the monsters' CR's added together.

I don't think many who learned to DM before 4e pay much attention to the XP thresholds (not in my experience). These involve new tables that weren't needed previously and some new math for party adjustments and encounter multipliers. The new system is surely more precise than the previous challenge system. However, the old challenge system is as simple as comparing the total of the monsters' challenge ratings and the adjusted party level. When you see a CR 5 encounter, you know it is appropriate for an average-sized 5th-level party. That is much easier than a 2000XP encounter which can be compared to a party's combined threshold total, that can be found on the new table on DMG 82 using easy,...See more
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