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Legends of Redmark: The Blood Arena

Had a great D&D game this last Saturday! Characters were at 6th level for this game and will be at 7th level next time we play. Other news: For out next game on Jan 31st we’ll spend most or maybe all the session building our characters and backstories and such for the mega-epic 50 Fathoms […]

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John does Trig to determine when enemy Apes in two groups will be in firing range!

Redmark D&D Play Report (Nov. 24, 2014)

On Monday, Nov. 24th, we ran a game from 1pm to about 9:45pm. A great time was had by all! The mystery of the Wheel of Time was unraveled. Players survived a shipwreck, killed a bunch of intelligent apes (though a few juveniles escaped), evaded a gargantuan T-Rex, survived the mind games of siren-like lamprey […]

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Deathmist Isle

The Wheel of Time and the Island of Death

Two hundred years ago the people of the kingdom of Oskarria rose in revolt against the oppressive monarchy of King Alendus II. Mobs surged through the streets of the capital city of Ravnor, forced their way into the palace, and ransacked it. Everything of monetary value was carried away and all else burned. The monarchy […]

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D&D 5e: Island of Death

It’s decided! For the Saturday Night Dice crew’s game-day on Nov. 24, we’ll run a game set in The World of Redmark — my own custom campaign setting. I’ll give you more background on the setting soon. In the meantime, here’s what you need to know for character creation: Character Creation: Create a new 1st […]

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The Lost Mine of Phandelver: Session 02

For our Oct. 11 game we had 6 players. Each player earned: 76.48 gp (that’s 76 gp and 48 sp) 291 XP Treasure Details: Each player earns 10 gp from Elmar Barthen of Barthen’s Supplies for delivering supplies. 50 gp from Sildar Hallwinter for escorting him home (divided by 6). 50 gp from Linene Graywind of the Lionshield Coster […]

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The Lost Mine of Phandelver: Session 01

For our Sept. 13 D&D 5e game we had 6 players. Each player earned 350 XP which puts all level 1 characters at 2nd level. You earned a total of 61.50 gp (0.50 means 5 sp converted to 1/2 a gold piece; you convert all treasure to gp at the end of an adventure except […]

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Prep for D&D 5e Demo Day: Background and Characters

For those attending the D&D demo day, here’s what you need to know. You can show up with just a smile, no prep necessary. However, if you want to create your own character prior to game-day, that’s cool, just read below. Setting: In the world of the Forgotten Realms, it is the year 1485 DR […]

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One-shot: D&D 5e Demo Game

On July 5th we were down a few players due to the 4th of July weekend. Stan invited a friend who was interested in D&D (interest piqued by being a big Forgotten Realms fiction fan). We had three total players. Stan ran an 1e one shot from an adventure he’d written and run before. A […]

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