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Broken Bastion


A derelect spire stands landmark on the Crystal Frontier's Northern border. Glassy pink masonry shattered, pillars tumbled, and the entire edifice driven into the earth - an arrow from beyond the fixed stars. Ignored as too small and inaccessible by the larger bands of Gem Robbers, perhaps there's still treasures beneath the Broken Bastion's ruin?

GAZE upon arcane works of the Empyreans!
FLY from the ominous tread of thier War Automata!
SALVAGE wonders from beyond the terrestrial sphere!

A complete fourteen page mini-adventure for Level 3 characters designed for the upcoming Tomb Robbers of the Crystal Frontier setting, but ready to drop into almost any fantasy world. Broken Bastion is stated for the wayward offspring of older editions of the first roleplaying game and easily converted to retro-clones such as OSE.

Broken Bastion is an experimental adventure, a testbed of complex mechanics that create a high-risk environment for the adventurers within and includes a fair number of explanatory notes to assit Game Masters with these atypical mechanics.

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Brian O March 11, 2021 7:24 pm UTC
Here's a link to the author's blog wherein they discuss the design philosophy behind the Broken Bastion and other "jewelbox" adventures.
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Stephen H March 22, 2021 4:15 pm UTC
Thank you! This is awesome, and is made even more awesome because the fonts and colors on the site actually make my eyes bleed. Props to the author!
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This title was added to our catalog on February 15, 2021.
Ratking Productions
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