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Places of Prayer and Despair is a system-agnostic book (8.5 x 11 inches) with seven holy locations for use with RPGs. The locations work best in fantasy or a comparative setting to European medieval to early 18th-century technology and culture.


  • Church of Creation
  • Last Hope
  • Maze of Clear Thoughts
  • Mountain Lake of Dream’s Domain
  • Necropolis of Kithran 
  • Temple Palace Nejm Aleshera
  • Temple Pyramid of Tunkuluchu

Each location from Places of Prayer and Despair comes with 1-3 illustrations, a background text, and four D6 tables, which can be used as handouts, starting points, or inspiration for your adventure.

Bear in mind that the provided material will only give you the most rudimentary outline for your own adventures. If you are looking for ideas and a foundation for your own DIY adventure, this is for you. 

The D6 tables are as follows: 

  • The Adventurers’ Goal (suggestions for how to include the player characters)
  • The Miracle (blessings or conditions at the location)
  • The Danger (threats or obstacles in the area)
  • The Treasure (things of value found at the site)

Places of Prayer and Despair are suggested to be used as foundations for adventures, locations in your fantasy campaign, unique traveling goals, or just as en-route destinations along the way to more important things and challenges. 

If you like Places of Prayer and Despair also check out my other system-agnostic compendiums.

I hope you will enjoy these strange places and good luck with your adventures.

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This title was added to our catalog on March 07, 2022.