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Classic Modules Today: L2 The Assassin's Knot


This is a speical 5e conversion including the following

  • 9 newly converted magic items, many not seens since 1st edition
  • 25 detailed NPCS
  • 2 New Monsters
  • 21 pages of conversions

Baron Grellus of Resternford is dead. All clues point to the small town of Garrotten, a day’s journey to the south. The sorcerer Pelltar of Restenford has asked you to undertake a secret investigation of the crime. Can you succeed before the murderer strikes again?

This module contains complete information on the town of Garrotten and the lands surrounding it. Included herein are encounter tables, background information, and numerous maps of the town, the surrounding areas, a dungeon, and various points of interest. This module may be incorporated into an exisitng campaign or used in conjunction with THE WORLD OF GREYHAWK Fantasy World Setting.

This conversion guide allows DMs to run the original module with 5th Edition rules and provides a reference sheet for encounters.

To use this conversion guide you will need a copy of "L2 The Assassin's Knot", originally available in hard-copy and now for sale in Digital format at

"Classic Modules Today: B4 The Lost City" contains the OpenOffice/LibreOffice source files used to create this PDF. Visit for instructions on creating your own classic module conversions and selling them on the DMs Guild.

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Clark T January 18, 2018 5:50 pm UTC
Do I really need a copy of L1: The Secret of Bone Hill to run this? Or just a copy of L2?
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Thom D August 17, 2018 4:14 pm UTC
The adventure for L2 starts and ends in Restenford; no stats are provided in this PDF for the people of that location.

That said, no stats are provided in L2 for those NPCs either. Some direction is given for DM's who don't own L1.
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