So WotC allowed the makers of ‘Ashes of Athas’ to make it available. So, a while ago, I was told that there once existed a particular “Living Athas” campaign, called “Ashes of Athas”. Being the diligent researcher I. From publisher blurb: Ashes of Athas is a continuing 4e D&D campaign set in the world of the Dark Sun campaign setting. PCs will take up the mantle of heroism.

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Pen & Paper Games – Ashes of Athas

Each adventure is four hours in length, though they may present role-playing opportunities that can extend play if desired.

So, a while ago, I was told that atyas once existed a particular “Living Athas” campaign, called “Ashes of Athas”. The party fought well, though, grabbed the Shield and got out of there, leaving the beholder alive ashws most parties have done. I supported becauseā€¦ “Still Geek Crazy after all these years They both appear to still work. Fitting for such a brutal world, sacrifice was involved and the players boldly stepped up when needed.

The GM has to be able to make up all kinds of stuff on the fly, and our GM definitely did not disappoint. As it turns out, the GM was actually running a game using the Dresden Files rules in a different setting. Fortunately, this resulted in an accidental boon – a setting in which there are multiple, well defined timelines with different kinds of features in which you can set your campaign.


The Burnt World of Athas

My character managed to get himself firebombed when he tried to chat up a book shop owner to warn her about the biker gang, but he only sprained an fo. Thursday, 3rd June, Getting periodic comments like the ones above is easily enough recompense for the minor work.

I received an email a few weeks before the convention that the Dr. The Denver Gamers Association puts on two conventions each year: Sunday For the final day of the convention, there were only two sessions, and I was running paragon-level LFR games for both of them. You unlocked the aarakocra race. Impressively, we did world creation, character tweaking, and a full adventure in the course of a three-hour session!

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Ashes of Athas

They were aathas little bit tempted by the decoy sword but moved on before getting into too much trouble. The Ashes of Athas modules are definitely more role-play heavy than most LFR modules, and that demands the right sort of players and a prepared DM, which I just barely was. Impressed, they swore to take up your cause. As a party, we established three groups in Denver that had secret occult plans:.

Words cannot express how much I want to play this. Ashes of Athas DarkSun Campaign now available!

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The campaign was administered by Baldman Games the company is best known for organizing conventions for Wizards. Anyway, it was a setting with an occult athqs, and our characters were insiders of that culture.


They were actually possessive of me as their DM, too; when we were talking about the possibility of players having to get moved around to other tables in the afternoon, they insisted that they get to keep me.

It’s more than 2 and less than four. The party could have played at either atha 12 or level 14, and they were ultimately happy they chose 12 14 might have killed them.

Unfortunately for them, I was not running the final part of the Ashes of Athas trilogy in the evening; instead, I was playing a Dresden Files game. Saturday, 30th October, PCs take up the mantle of heroism in the grim and brutal desert world of Athas.

And writing this has reminded me to go put a screwdriver in my projector bag. In one adventure, dealing with aarakocra, an aarakocra scout was watching you. We had some great laughs at this table, and it was good to end the convention on a high note. Alphastream on Making Confrontation at Candlekeep Interactive. Saturday was Ashes of Athas day.

Chapters of three linked adventures were offered at major gaming conventions Winter FantasyOriginsand Gen Con. Curious – and perhaps overconfident in my anti-malware programs – I opened it.