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The Forgotten Forge: An Expansion and 5e Conversion Guide


The Forgotten Forge is the classic adventure most often recommended as an introduction to Eberron. An adventure intended for 1st level character, The Forgotten Forge is set in Sharn and is included in the original Eberron Campaign Setting for 3rd Edition. This document is an update that will allow you to use it with 5th edition rules. In addition, notes have been added to provide additional context, encounters, and adventure hooks so that the DM can introduce some of their favorite aspects of the Eberron setting. Due to these notes, this guide is several pages longer than the adventure it is based upon.

Please note that the original adventure is required to use this conversion.


This product includes the following and more:

  • Conversion notes, making all encounters compatible with 5th edition rules.
  • Notes on adapting the adventure for a larger - or higher level party than originally intended
  • Background information on the different encounter locations, providing an excellent introduction to various parts of Sharn
  • Stat blocks for all NPCs in the text of the adventure, including Lady Elaydren of House Cannith
  • Stat blocks for monsters, including two versions of the Iron Defender
  • Two warforged components, including the Final Messenger
  • Bonus encounters that can introduce the PCs to new allies or enemies in Sharn
  • Suggestions on how to continue the storyline that begins in the adventure
  • Both a 16-page full-color PDF and a printer-friendly version
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Rob K February 04, 2019 4:30 am UTC
Do you have plans to follow this up with conversions for the other 3.5 adventures in the series, such as Shadows of the Last War?
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Stuart B February 04, 2019 4:55 am UTC
I'm working on another project at the moment, but I'd like to do Shadows of the Last War and Grasp of the Emerald Claw after that. I think I'd probably skip over Whispers of the Vampire's Blade, as it doesn't really tie in to the other two well and has a host of issues.
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Rob K February 13, 2019 1:54 am UTC
I'd really love to get my hands on those! The sooner the better. :)
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