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GM's Miscellany: Mini-Eventures I (P1)

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A GM’s Resource supplement by Creighton Broadhurst

Even the smallest town has more locations than all but the most diligent and time-rich GM could ever hope to detail and design. To make matters even worse, when an adventuring party gets to a town or city, the characters often have the irritating habit of going off exploring. What’s a GM to do? Designed specifically for you, the busy GM, the mini-eventures herein help you bring depth and flavour to your characters’ next urban adventure. This compilation is designed for use with City Backdrop: Languard, but can be easily used in virtually any town or city.

This compilation presents the first 14 mini-eventures:

  • A Day Out at High Market

  • A Day Out at Low Market

  • Dining at the Emerald Medusa

  • Drinking at the Bloody Eagle

  • Drinking at the Drunken Sailor

  • Drinking at the Last Chance

  • Selling Loot at Arlo’s Stones

  • Shopping at Kardagg’s Emporium

  • Visiting the Dreaming Spires

  • Visiting the Durankis

  • Visiting the Fane of the Waves Eternal

  • Visiting the Father’s Hall

  • Visiting the Great Forge

  • Visiting the Watcher’s Spire

Members of Raging Swan Press’s Patreon campaign received all the above mini-eventures free as a thank you for their epic support. Join today!

What’s a Mini-Eventure?

A mini-eventure is like a normal eventure but smaller! An eventure is akin to a normal adventure, but does not (normally) feature violence or physical challenges. Instead, an eventure focuses on the use of social skills and role-play to resolve the challenges, or events, therein. Most eventures take places in a settlement or on the road. Few occur in traditional adventure locales such as dungeons, ruined castles and so on. 

Eventures are an excellent change of pace and can be used as filler between adventures or as situations in which characters who have invested in social skills can shine. They are also perfect for players who enjoy role-playing.

The mini-eventures in this book are all set in Languard, capital of Ashlar but, with minimal work, they could be set in virtually any town or city.

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A Note About Print Options

This is a black and white book, although the available print options only list colour editions. This is because the paper available for colour printing is thicker and of a higher quality than that used for black and white books. Better paper is more durable and takes scribbles and highlighting better than thin paper. Thus, to make the book more durable and useful, we went with the better paper.

 
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September 16th, 2021
An Endzeitgeist.com review This book full of Eventures (non-combat-centric little scenarios) clocks in at 42 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD, 1 page isometric overland map of the Gloamhold-region of the Duchies of Ash [...]
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