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Ten-Towns – an Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden DM's resource (maps, cheatsheets, advice)


Maps, advice, cheatsheets, extra content & more to help you start your Rime of the Frostmaiden-campaign!

Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden is a chilly campaign that will take characters from 1st to beyond 10th level, as they face frosty foes, deeply buried dangers, and dark deities, while reshaping the fate of Icewind Dale – and perhaps the entire Sword Coast along with it!

This download, which covers the introduction and Chapter 1 of the campaign book, provides you with tools and thoughts that will help you make Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden an exciting experience for your players – and much more manageable for you to run.

This download contains:

  • Overview & Structure. Quick summaries and thoughts about structure to help you plan out the larger adventure and the content in Chapter 1: Ten-Towns.
  • Starting the Adventure. Inspiration for a Session 0, additional character hooks, and advice for starting the campaign at higher levels and from other adventures.
  • Secrets & Wilderness Survival. Advice on using Character Secrets and handling Wilderness Survival.
  • Running Chapter 1: Ten-Towns. Thoughts about choosing a Starting Town and running the Starting Quests, as well as in-depth advice on each of the Ten-Towns, with specific recommendations for adjusting encounter difficulty to fit your party.
  • 5 Full-Color, VTT-ready Encounter Maps. Includes maps for Easthaven Ferry, the ‘Lake Monster’-quest, and the ‘Foaming Mugs’-quest, and also a Snow Encounter Map and a Snow Street Map.
  • Encounter Sheets. All the enemy creatures of Chapter 1: Ten-Towns neatly arranged together on pages so you don’t have to flip through piles of books at the table.
  • DM's Notes. Condensed DM's notes referencing all Ten-Towns – make it easier to run your game with these notes in bullet points.

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Easthaven Ferry Map

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Ruben S October 18, 2020 4:30 am UTC
I purchased all of the Frostmaiden content for the campaign. I have a question about the maps. I want to print them out for my in-person group. If I take it to a print shop, what dimensions do I tell them to print at? Or are these intended for just online platforms? Thanks for the help! Great product. I appreciate all of your hard work.
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Eventyr G October 18, 2020 7:54 pm UTC
Hi Ruben!

Thanks so much for the kind words!

We actually have a printing guide for exactly this purpose – but have for some reason forgotten to include it with this download. I've fixed that now – you can find it in your download if you check 'Account' -> 'Updated Titles'. You can also find the guide on our webpage here:

Note that this isn't a guide for how to get it at a shop, but how to print it on A4 (or letter) paper at home :)

If you're taking it to a printing shop, you can find the map's dimension in its filename (i.e. Easthaven Ferry 20x20). So if you were to take it to a print shop, you would ask them to print it out as 20 by 20 inches or (roughly) 50 by 50 centimeters, if using Metric measurements. You can of course do smaller squares (I usually find that 80% or 2 cm squares can work fine in a pinch) to reduce printing cost and map size.
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Drew A September 21, 2020 8:53 pm UTC
Thank you for the work you put into this, its already been super helpful but I just had one question; is there a reason the frost giant skeleton is a problem for players in the Toil and Trouble quest? In the book it says the thing cant even attack until the turn after it breaks free. That would mean the players get 2 free rounds at advantage to damage it and another full round where its free before it gets to attack at initiative count 0.
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Eventyr G September 21, 2020 8:59 pm UTC
Hi Drew!

I don't think I've written anywhere that the frost giant skeleton would be an issue – in fact, I suggest the that you allow it to act a turn sooner if you want to challenge a party of 3rd-level characters. As written, it is unlikely it will get a turn at all – which is probably for the better, because a Cold Stare or two of its greataxe attacks would be enough to end a 2nd-level adventurer's career early! ;)

Best regards,

J. A. Valeur
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Jimmy C September 21, 2020 3:16 am UTC
On page 15, was Targos left out of the difficulty summary intentionally?
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Eventyr G September 21, 2020 5:34 am UTC
Hi Jimmy

No, that is a mistake – good eyes! It's Medium difficulty – the document has been reuploaded to include it. Thanks for letting us know! :)

Best regards,

J. A. Valeur
Eventyr Games
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Jimmy C September 23, 2020 5:30 am UTC

Looking forward to the next installment.
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David P September 19, 2020 2:43 pm UTC
This looks so thorough and awesome! How did you have it ready so soon after RotF's release?
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Eventyr G September 19, 2020 6:15 pm UTC
Hi David!

Thanks so much. A lot of pre-release preparation, a good head start, and some long days of work!

Best regards,

J. A. Valeur
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David R September 16, 2020 8:52 pm UTC
Does your pdf have a section on Kelvin's Cairn? I need maps of the layout and room descriptions. The party I DM for wants to explore it and restore the forge for crafting upgrades to their armor and weapons.
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Eventyr G September 16, 2020 8:55 pm UTC
Hi David!

That sounds awesome. Unfortunately it doesn't, but that sounds like a really good idea for some content that would come in handy. We will definitely look into that! :)

Best regards,
J. A. Valeur
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