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Sword of Zariel – a Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus DM's Resource (maps, advice, cheatsheets)


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Advice, maps, cheatsheets, and more for Descent into Avernus: Chapter 4

Chapter 4: Sword of Zariel is the culmination of the party's search for Zariel's sword, and has the characters battling fearsome demons as they unravel the final layers of the Archduke of Avernus' tragic tale. It's a gory, frightful, splendid, fantastical, and engrossing Dungeons and Dragons epic from start to finish!

This download contains the following resources for Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus — Chapter 4:

  • 4 Full-color, VTT-ready Encounter Maps. Four full-scale digital battlemaps in both DM's and player versions primed for virtual tabletops showing The Scab transformed to a 2D map in three separate levels, as well as a map of Idyllglen, all in full color (see previews below).

  • Running Chapter 4. An overview of each location in Chapter 4, including thoughts and ideas that will help you run Chapter 4 in an exciting and manageable way.

  • DM's Notes. Condensed notes of everything in the chapter for easy use at the table.

  • Encounter Sheets. Monster stat blocks covering every foe in the chapter, neatly arranged together on pages, so you don't have to flip through several books when running encounters.

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Jeffery R July 27, 2020 1:38 pm UTC
The top-down maps of the scab are invaluable! I love the idea of the cross-sectional map from the book, but there's about half a dozen potential combats in that section, and the cross-section is useless for combat.
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Maxwell H April 15, 2020 6:23 pm UTC
The Idyllglen map is great in color, but the book mentions that all the houses and trees are ablaze.
Is there any reason you decided to not have that included in the color map?

I know the book didn't include it in its black and white map as well.
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