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Ruined City of Cyfandir 5E

Ruined City of Cyfandir 5E

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Two hundred years ago, the elven capital of Cyfandir fell to the savage assault of the Great  Dragon Aisoth, self-proclaimed goddess and sovereign of the lizardmen who followed in her wake. The elves, occupied with the Argollëan War, were unprepared for the attack and the city fell swiftly. The elven residents fled, many dying at the claws and teeth of the lizardmen who waited in ambush in the forest.

Now the city lies in ruins, its walls crumbled and alabaster towers fallen to rubble, and the forest is crawling across its streets. Ivy and moss cover the walls of once-pristine buildings, and piles of rubble mark the passage of the dragon. Only the majestic and imposing Great Hall still carries its ancient grandeur. It is there that the Great Dragon makes her lair, sleeping atop the a treasure trove of elven coins, jewels, and artifacts.

Only the bravest adventurers will dare to plunder the ruins of Cyfandir…

AX4: Ruined City of Cyfandir (ROC) is a ready-to-play adventure scenario presented for use with the Fifth Edition of the world's most popular fantasy role-playing game. Explore the vast ruined city of Cyfandir and discover the secrets of the fallen kingdom of the elves.

All maps in the adventure are provided in hi-resolution format as individual downloads for easy use online.

If you prefer OSR-style rules, this adventure is also available in ACKS format at

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victor N February 10, 2019 12:33 am UTC
What tier would this adventure be playable for?
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Alexander M February 10, 2019 1:37 am UTC
It's for 5th to 7th level characters. The climactic encounter is Challenge Rating 14, but there are opportunities to find allies to help in the finale within the dungeon.
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Zargothrax E January 31, 2019 3:10 pm UTC
OSR? 5e is not an OSR ruleset. If OSR was listed here as a "genre" there'd be no complaint, but as far as shopping this site, OSR needs to mean something more specific. Is this dual-statted for ACKS?
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Alexander M January 31, 2019 4:27 pm UTC
Hi Zargothrax, the adventure was written for ACKS and the Auran Empire campaign setting, then later adapted to 5E. It's an old-school style adventure (a sandbox dungeon-crawl) that fits comfortably into the feel of classic play. That said, it looks like the error here is mine because I didn't update the product tags. I'll do so right now.
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Alexander M January 31, 2019 5:22 pm UTC
You can find the ACKS version of the book here:
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Zargothrax E February 01, 2019 8:52 am UTC
Thanks! Yep, I was originally going to ask if it'll be released for ACKS, then checked, saw it was there and purchased. :)
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