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Critical Hits #14 - A Rat by the Tale

Critical Hits #14 - A Rat by the Tale

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Critical Hits #14 ? A Rat by the Tale
an encounter by Kirsty Crabb & Simon Lucas

D20 System

9 Pages/color
Encounter Level 1

Critical Hits is a series of fantasy encounters created to be dropped into an existing campaign or played as a single evening's entertainment. This popular range of products provides DM and player alike with unusual and interesting, sometimes comical but always memorable encounters.

In A Rat by the Tale, the party are hired to rid a town of its fearful rodent problem and find the town's missing rat catcher, Ben Twostacks. Can they find the errant civic worker, and return him to his employers, or will the smelly fellow convince them that he and the town have been wrongly treated by the council? Or is there a darker fate awaiting the party in the sewers below?

  • Versatile - Critical Hits can easily be used as a distraction in an ongoing campaign or as a one-shot short scenario

  • Memorable - Each Critical Hits encounter is crammed with unforgettable NPCs and situations that encourage creative role-playing

  • Value for Money - At $3.75, Critical Hits are easy to pick up and hard to put down!

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October 6th, 2003
Game is too linear and play too short to be of much interest. Moreover, the plot is too thin. Not worth the US$2.50 price tag. [...]
September 24th, 2003
This is a very good adventure... notable far more for the possibilities afterwards than for the adventure itself. The entire adventure setup is a little dubious given the demand placed upon the PCs (a good party would probably decline the offer). Howev [...]
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File Last Updated:
August 14, 2003
This title was added to our catalog on August 14, 2003.