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About This Download:
This is a free download, but if you liked you can toss us a coin or two. Beyond The Black Sea, is our Sword and Sorcery Game, and its becoming popular with players. 

What you get?
This is a Beyond the Black Sea adventure location designed for moderately powered characters. You can use this adventure area anywhere you like.


The characters have found themselves on a strange scree slope, besides an impossibly high mountain. A green aurora dances overhead in a starless sky. High above black clouds swirl and circle, there is no light, the unfamiliar smells of fungoid entities is on the wind. In the total darkness, the only light your characters see is a glowing pillar in the distance and in the dark hungry beasts yawn and gnash chitinous incisors. 

This adventure area can be used as a springboard for a horror campaign set on the alien world of Carcosa or could lead to some place in Stygia, the Nameless City or anywhere of your choosing. If you want to find out about our take on Carcosa, check out Alderbaran. If you want to read about Carcosa in general we updated our Beyond The Black Sea blog recently. 

Notes and News:
Thank you for playing Beyond the Black Sea and Darkstars Universe Games. 

This year, 2021 we are releasing a short series of Beyond the Black Sea Adventure Areas for free on DrivethruRPG. 

We hope these can add some extra quick to run locations to your game, which you can then use to spring board different Sagas for your group.

The Skull can be run at the end of the previous three and should dovetail into the end of Beneith the Old Cairn. 

This is a horror adventure area, it deals with the darker side of sword and Sorcery, and has a nice suprise about halfway through forshadowing Aldebaran book.

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April 09, 2021
This title was added to our catalog on April 09, 2021.
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