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A Cold Day in Hell – a hellish holiday adventure for Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus


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A hellish holiday adventure for Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus

This adventure is designed for use with Baldur’s Gate: Descent into Avernus and features many references to Christmas, but includes advice on how to adapt it to a generic campaign. It features challenges and encounters tailored to a party of four 8th-level adventurers, but with advice on how to increase or decrease challenges. Depending on your group's pace, the adventure should take between 3 to 6 hours to complete.

A powerful bearded devil is creating infernal snow toys to trick children into signing away their immortal souls when a group of brave adventurers wanders into the snowstorm surrounding his diabolical gift factory. Guided by a red-nosed imp who's escaped the evil devil's clutches, the adventurers must fight a frost worm, brave devious traps, defeat frosty devils, and go toe-to-toe with the powerful Nichozal, Zariel's Claws, to save the children's souls, the red-nosed imp, and – most importantly – themselves!

This download contains the following resources for A Cold Day in Hell:

  • 3 Full-color, VTT-ready Encounter Maps. Three full-scale digital battlemaps in both DM's and player versions primed for virtual tabletops.

  • Full Adventure. 12 pages of exciting encounters, devious traps and infernal bargains.

  • DM's Notes. The entire adventure is condensed into ½ page of notes for you, the DM!

  • New Magic Items. Give your adventurers something deviant and devilish with new magic items, including the armor of free movement, infernal snow toy, and the Heart of Agathys.

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