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Heorot: Beowulf's Domain of Dread

Now available for Fantasy Grounds Unity!

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For those who yearn to explore a domain of longships and shieldwalls, crafty dwarves and cursed giants, misty fjords and serpent-choked seas, Heorot provides these in endless supply.

Heorot's central plot—the search for a means by which to stop Grendel (and his Darklord mother) from terrorizing revelers in fire-lit mead halls—can lead adventurers to explore any number of whispered rumors and mysterious sites inspired by the Beowulf epic. This dread domain blends elements of Norse myth, Anglo-Saxon history, the history and cultures of Arctic Greenland and Norway, and Ravenloft's own disturbing lore.

A campaign in Heorot presents the tragic tale of monstrous Grendel, cast out from civilized society …. of Beowulf, a hero driven by the thirst for saga-glory … of the Mere-Wife, a warrior whose blood-feud code compels her to seek vengeance for her murdered son…. It is a tale that ends in tragedy so profound, it drew the attention of Ravenloft's Dark Powers, who wish to see that tragedy played out over and again.

This Ravenloft gazetteer provides everything you need to run a campaign in Heorot—a wide domain named for the famous Hall to which Grendel comes each night. For use with the 5th Edition of Dungeons & Dragons and fully compatible with Van Richten's Guide to Ravenloft.

Within you'll find:

  • Detailed descriptions of Heorot's many regions, settlements, and sites
  • Extensive profiles, lore, and tables presenting the Mere-Wife (Darklord of Heorot)
  • Nearly 50 new and classic monsters and NPCs with stat blocks and lore
  • More than 20 new magic items
  • New weapons and tools, including atlatls, bolas, longspears, and skiing gear
  • New forms of lycanthropy (including weresquirrel)
  • Mechanics for fighting in a shieldwall
  • A new group of Travelers in the Mists (the enigmatic Hranfolk)
  • A profile of Wiglaf the Mist Wanderer
  • 20 detailed Heorot adventure hooks
  • Complete encounter tables to use when sailing the Whale Road
  • And more!

Stat blocks and lore for each of the following:

  • Amarok
  • Beowulf (NPC)
  • Bloodfire Ooze
  • Butsecarl
  • Coldlight Walker
  • Crawling Apocalypse
  • Deathlock Harrier
  • Dweorg Alchemist
  • Dweorg Crafter
  • Fenris Spawn
  • Fire Giant Death Knight
  • Fossergrim
  • Frost Giant Skeleton
  • Giant Frost Rat
  • Grendel
  • Healgamen the Scop (NPC)
  • Housecarl
  • Hranfolk Drover
  • Hranfolk Hunter
  • Hranfolk King/Queen
  • Hranfolk Shaman
  • Hranfolk Warrior
  • Hrothgar, King of the Scyldings (NPC)
  • Hygelac, King of the Geats (NPC)
  • Ice Troll
  • Kelpie
  • Leif Ratatosk (NPC)
  • Living Storm Sphere
  • Living Watery Sphere
  • Mere-Wife (Darklord)
  • Mist Berserker
  • Modthryth, Queen of Myrce (NPC)
  • Musk Ox
  • Nicor (Shadow Sea Serpent)
  • Nithing
  • Nixie
  • Onela, King of Scylfingham (NPC)
  • Reindeer
  • Sceadugenga
  • Seal
  • Selkie
  • Shamaness Ushka (NPC)
  • Slithering Tracker
  • Sperm Whale
  • Sword Wraith Commander
  • Sword Wraith Warrior
  • Waltheow, Queen of the Scyldings (NPC)
  • Wiglaf Weohstansson (NPC)
  • The Wyrm

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Note: This product is for use in the Fantasy Grounds Unity virtual tabletop. If you would like to purchase the PDF version, click here.

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