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Hexcrawl Basics

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This supplement is a guide to the mechanical methods of running a hexcrawl style campaign. It is written for OSR-style games, specifically Necrotic Gnome's Old School Essentials, but can easily be adapted to fit others. It includes methods of both traveling through hexes and exploring within a hex, clarifications on rules for getting lost, populating a hex with lairs, determining the range of monsters within the lair, and more.

 
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David S October 27, 2019 2:13 am UTC
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This is a well thought out, detailed product. It makes running hexcrawls so much easier. Looking forward to using it in a game.
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Carl J October 17, 2019 11:44 pm UTC
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“Spore” should be “spoor” throughout the document.
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Tom G October 09, 2019 12:04 am UTC
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Why are there 5 sub hexes in a 6 mile hex? 1.2 miles instead of 1?
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Gorgar W October 07, 2019 11:14 pm UTC
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This is a godsend. Thank you for doing this. I spent months trying to distil a coherent hexcrawling system from various web resources—and not really being satisfied with how they came out or played. You guys have managed to do exactly what I have been after. Thank you for this. Easy contender for Best Freebie!
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