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Bone China Isle

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Even experienced adventurers deserve the occasional vacation, and our latest offering provides a setting just for that. Bone China Isle is a tropical island, known for feasts, welcoming locals, and, most of all, its magical pottery, made, in part, from the ashes of the deceased. These unique dishes are ingrained in the local culture, and are symbolically used for religious ceremonies, as well as feasts and trading – a wise chieftain may end up as a ceremonial bowl in the temple, whereas an annoying hatemonger might become the ashtray in the local tavern.

The island can be a place of peaceful relaxation and a hunting ground for rare souvenirs, though adventurers would best be careful if they step in the jungle, lest they be hunted themselves by snakes, bats and flesh-eating parrots!

We think of Bone China Isle as a flexible setting – it can be included in the Saltmarsh and Tomb of Annihilation campaigns, or in any other setting that seeks to use nautical themes, island hopping and sea travel. This island brochure includes the following:

  • A detailed setting of an island village and its culture, accompanied by our usual hand-drawn illustrations.
  • Seven adventure hooks for your players, including several questlines that lead them to the island, and adventures within it.
  • A “Bone China Table”, featuring 12 different items of pottery – some can be obtained as a curiosity, while others come with their own minor magical power.
  • A list of 10 random encounters, useable on any island/tropical setting.
  • A terrifying, magnificent monster – the Carnivorous Parrot!

Thank you for checking us out! If you’re interested in our work, here are some other settings we have made:

A more temperate Saltmarsh setting, with rivalry of local fishing fleets:

https://www.dmsguild.com/product/282113/The-Ravens-Rocks--A-Saltmarsh-encounter

An unusual community of craftsmen, in the more sheltered location of Skullport:

https://www.dmsguild.com/product/276406/The-Artist-Commune-of-Skullport--An-Undermountain-Encounter

If you enjoy festivals and revelries, but wish for a colder clime:

https://www.dmsguild.com/product/263593/The-Beermarket-of-Weirgarde

 
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This title was added to our catalog on September 10, 2019.