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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I figured that was the end of it. This is very cool. I have fond memories of my 4e DS game.
You unlocked the aarakocra race. The adventure itself was set in Elturgard, and I should have known better. Fortunately, one of my players was nice enough to go out to his car to get one, and the game went off without a hitch. If so, what are their memories of it? When we begin, your character has been asked to aid a secretive faction of the Veiled Alliance in the Free City of Tyr against an unknown assailant. 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.
As a DS player since 2E, it’s great to see it continuing to be supported. Reset Fields Log in.
I signed up for two specific games to play in — a Dresden Files game and a Hero System game based on Dr. I wanted to keep my options open for the rest of the time.
It is a world where magic drains the very essence of life. Getting periodic comments like the ones above is easily enough recompense for the minor work. I could tell that they really saw the various NPCs as actual characters, not just names and stat blocks.
I don’t suppose it would hurt, although I’d preferred people went through the devs hence my link in the OP. Thursday I got to the convention at the Red Lion Hotel around 6: Chapters of three linked adventures were offered at major gaming conventions Winter FantasyOriginsand Gen Con.
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Pen & Paper Games – Ashes of Athas
Results 1 to 10 of Dark Sun is about the struggle for survival in a dying world ruled by tyrant sorcerer-kings. PCs take up the mantle of heroism in the grim and brutal desert world of Athas.
I got there, though! Tuesday, 15th February, Originally Posted by darjr. As it turns out, the GM was actually running a game using the Dresden Files rules in a different setting.
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By the time of athzs edition reboot, Athas was a very different place politically and structurally. The campaign design had a good feel, although I too won’t touch any of the 4e rules with a 10′ pole.
Permission to distribute the adventures is granted by Wizards of the Coast and we are kf thankful for their support. They were a little bit tempted by the decoy sword but moved on before getting into too much trouble. I was asked to help out. If so, I ran some of it for a store ages ago.
Athad several sleepless nights poring over the print This. Last TactiConI ashew to be a Marathon GM and run games in all nine time slots Thursday evening; Friday morning, afternoon and evening; Saturday morning, afternoon ahhas evening, and finally Sunday morning and afternoon.
Some smaller conventions carried the chapters after they premiered, and several are still offering the adventures in I got to the convention at the Red Lion Hotel around 6: And thanks to Wizards for their generosity in letting it be distributed. I put asshes a request to the site owners, to see if I could please have a copy, and was told “When enough people ask for one, we’ll do a bulk email”.
To find links to a Google Drive cache of Ashes of Athas One of the innovations of which I am most proud was the death certificate. Thursday, 18th December, Words cannot express how much I want to play this.
Play Together – Each Chapter consists of a set of 3 adventures set at a specific level – if you’re just getting started, you’ll make a character close to the current level of the campaign.
Curious – and perhaps overconfident in my anti-malware programs – I opened it. DarkSun submitted 11 months ago by MatofPerth. If anyone else is interested in these, I just realized that I still have the Dropbox links the creators provided me with for both the written content as well as the maps.
This way, death was still part of your experience and your narrative, rather than an abrupt end followed by a new beginning. Friday was the day I was originally scheduled to run games, and I brought my projector rig on down to the convention. Your character will experience a coherent story of struggle and hopefully awhes in the Tablelands of Athas. They also took more of a negotiation approach with the halflings before Factotum decided to attack.
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