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InfiniBadger Press Vignette Scenario VS1
The Caves of Ortok
For 4-6 Adventurers of Levels 3-5
OSRIC Edition
18 pages (1 cover, 1 inside cover, 9 scenario, 2 handouts, 4 maps, 1 pregens, 1 OGL)

Centuries ago, the great wizard Ortok broke apart his treasure vault and secreted his collection in multiple hidden caches throughout the world. Some of these caches have already been found, but many more remain undiscovered. Rumors suggest that one such cache may be found in some caves nearby. However, that is not all that the caves hold!

The Caves of Ortok is one of a range of prepackaged modules that are designed to be dropped into play during existing campaigns or adventures, or even to just be used on their own, by discerning Gamesmasters everywhere.

This version is the OSRIC Edition of the product. Also available are editions for Swords & Wizardry and Labyrinth Lord. The conversion work has already been done for you to save you time and so that you can easily use the product.

The Labyrinth Lord Edition can be found at:

The Swords & Wizardry Edition can be found at:

This product contains a challenging scenario that will take between 4-8 hours to complete. Maps, supporting digrams, and handouts for players are included in the PDF. Also included is an archive file containing both GM and player maps for the product in 300dpi PNG formats for you to use in your VTT of choice.

JUST ADDED: Plain text, ePub, and Mobi file formats are also now included as part of our commitment to providing our content in multiple easy-to-use formats for everyone.

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Jeremy Z January 31, 2015 9:07 am UTC
You guys put a lot of effort into this, but one minor quibble - your sample characters clearly aren't OSRIC - almost none of them meet the ability score requirements for the classes they are members of. OSRIC is based on 1e, and that never used that 3d6 stuff (which was seemingly used for the characters, given how low they are), it's geared for 4d6 drop one in terms of the ability score bonuses, so using 3d6 changes things.
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InfiniBadger Press ( January 31, 2015 2:02 pm UTC

Thanks for the feedback!

According to OSRIC Page 1 “The Game Master (“GM”) will decide how you should generate these scores”, which mirrors the AD&D 1e Players Handbook. There are 4 different ways to generate statistics listed in the AD&D 1e Dungeon Master Handbook. As 3d6 was the method used to generate the statistics for the other pregens in the other versions of the product, it was felt that doing the same for the OSRIC version was only fair. Yes, the rolls are low for some, but that’s what happens sometimes. These pregens are meant to be used for quickly or convention use.

Thanks for pointing out some errors in the pregens. We did find some issues with the Illusionist, Paladin, and Ranger. Those have been corrected now and the product has been updated with corrected numbers. These fell through the cracks at the early stages of the product development and have been there since. It happens sometimes.

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This title was added to our catalog on April 09, 2014.