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Escape from Avernus – a Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus DM's Resource (maps, advice)


Escape from Avernus – A Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus DM's Resource!

Chapter 5: Escape from Avernus is the final act of the infernal play, where the characters must lay their lives on the line – heck, even their immortal souls – to escape the hell that is Avernus. In this chapter, the heroes must deal with demons, devils and fallen angels as they cement their legacies as the saviors of Elturel!

This document seeks to provide you, the Dungeon Master, with tools and thoughts that will help you make Chapter 5 of Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus an exciting experience for your players. This download includes:

  • Running Chapter 5. A convenient overview of the events in Chapter 5, as well as some suggestions on how to start Chapter 5 and example endings that might inspire you.
  • Dealing With Zariel. An in-depth view on how to run and enhance the party's inevitable last confrontation with Zariel, whether it involves redeeming, making a deal with, or fighting the Archduke of Avernus.
  • 2 Avernus Encounter Maps. Created to fit with the description of 'Endgame in Elturel', these huge 50x50 maps are fully colorized and primed for digital tabletop.

Map previews:


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John R June 24, 2021 3:39 pm UTC
I see the maps, but the "Running Chapter 5" and "Dealing With Zariel" documents don't seem to be included in the archive that comes as part of the "Complete DM's Bundle."
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Eventyr G June 24, 2021 6:09 pm UTC
Hi John

When you get the Complete DM's Bundle, all the guide material is in the big document titled Complete DM's Resources for Baldur's Gate: Descent Into Avernus. You'll find it on page 37 and onward! :)

Best regards,

J. A. Valeur
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John R June 24, 2021 11:21 pm UTC
Thank you much! This is quality work you're doing!
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Kristal S November 14, 2019 6:09 pm UTC
Hey, I'm running BG:DiA and i absolutely love the previews of your map packs!! Will all 5 be coming in a packet, or will they all be remaining seperate?
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Eventyr G November 15, 2019 11:00 pm UTC
Funny you should ask today of all days - we've just now published a bundle containing all five products:

Thanks for the kind words - and have fun in hell! :)
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Kristal S November 16, 2019 7:00 am UTC
Thank you!!! ❤
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