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The Ruins of Undermountain - The Western Reaches and Environments

The Ruins of Undermountain - The Western Reaches and Environments


The Ruins of Undermountain - The Western Reaches and Environments are intended as a continued exploration to the Undermountain dungeon crawl, converted to 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons, particularly if my PDFs, The Ruins of Undermountain - The Entry Well and Environments and or The Ruins of Undermountain - The Lanceboard Room and Librarium Environments and or The Ruins of Undermountain - The Grim Statue and the Labyrinth Environments and or The Ruins of Undermountain - The Northern Reaches and Environments were used as an introductions instead. The majority of these rooms were designed for my own campaign, with the exception of the Ice Prison and the Giant's Refuge (formerly called the Undead Wish). I've modified the language and descriptions of these two rooms so they retain the spirit of the original chambers, but in my own words. This module ignores the changes done to the dungeon in the 3rd and 4th Edition releases of Undermountain, and is designed to be set Pre-Spellplague (roughly late 1379 DR in Forgotten Realms).

This area represents the locales that are commonly explored to the west of the Lanceboard Room (the western side of the map of the first level). Most of these rooms have been visited by adventurers before, but not often. Most have a history of being occupied by monsters, while others have never been breached. The DM could provide a crude map of some areas of the area, although I wouldn't make it entirely complete, nor accurate (the later provides a lot of amusement). The DM is encouraged to roll random encounters from an existing encounter table (my own custom Undermountain Random Encounter Tables & Rumors is available on Dungeon Masters Guild). I've also put together a bundle that collects all of my Undermountain PDF's in one place, which includes additional monsters from Trobrand's Scalandicals. All these PDFs, as well as all the other PDFs that I've produced are included within EVERYTHING ANDREW JAMES WOODYARD BUNDLE, at a discounted price compared to the combined retail price of all the PDFs contained within it.

The Map provided is based on a segment of the original Undermountain map, but has been redrawn digitally for this PDF.

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