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"Orcs have returned to the once quiet border province of Blackmarch.  The Bleak Tower and its meager garrison are all that stand against the tide.  Their only hope lies in a ratag band of adventurers willing to venture into the perilous maw of Ironwood Gorge..."

Ironwood Gorge is a fantasy role-playing adventure for 4-8 characters of levels 2-5, designed for older editions of the world's most popular fantasy role-playing game and its clones such as Labyrinth Lord and OSRIC.  The material is also easily adaptable to any other class and level based fantasy role-playing game.  Ironwood Gorge serves as part two in the Blackmarch sequence of adventures, but is built to function just as well as a one-off adventure, a drop-in-a-hex location for sandbox games, or as a kick start to a new campaign.  

The module includes keyed maps detailing both the Bleak Tower: a living, breathing refuge for adventurers; and Ironwood Gorge: a cave complex with over 100 keyed areas of traps, monsters and mayhem. The module is illustrated throughout with original artwork and includes appendices detailing new monsters, magic items, and spells.  Whether you are looking for an out-sized adventure to usher the hardiest characters to the intermediate levels, or a fully-realized location to plunder for maps and ideas, Ironwood Gorge is a treasure from the old-school of gaming...

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Howard J March 23, 2022 1:51 am UTC
Really enjoy your work! Have you been creating anything else?
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Eric J March 23, 2022 8:34 pm UTC
Yes, I am currently working on a significant overhaul of the 3 available modules, as well as Blackmarch Part 3: The Bleak Tower, but realistically am still likely at least year away from publishing them.
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Howard J March 24, 2022 1:21 am UTC
Good luck! I'll look forward to it!
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Jay R May 29, 2017 4:17 pm UTC
Is it just me or do areas 48 & 49 not have entries on the upper levels of the caverns?
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Eric J May 30, 2017 1:55 am UTC
Thanks for your feedback; looks like that is a mistake in the current version. I will be sure to correct it in the subsequent edition - though that will not be complete for a while. Consider them both empty chambers in the meantime. Thank you for bringing it to my attention. -Eric
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daniel J October 07, 2021 8:22 am UTC
Hi there Eric! Any chance we'll ever see module 3, The Bleak Tower? I know it's been 10 years...cheers.
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Eric J October 10, 2021 8:57 am UTC
Yes. Progressing at a [flail] snail's pace due to other commitments, but I have been working hard on module 3 as well as significantly revamping modules 1 & 2. Optimistically, it may take another year or so, but I am steadily chipping away.
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Phil W November 02, 2021 4:29 pm UTC
Awesome :)
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