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Beginners Game: D&D 5e or Cypher System: The Murderer's Trail

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Beginners Game: D&D 5e or Cypher System: The Murderer's Trail

Dungeons & Dragons 5e, Cypher Systems on Roll20, Discord

Price per player-session
You will be charged when a session starts



  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Open to all

Price per player-session

About the adventure

A pregnant women attack on the streets of Midtown! Who wants her dead, and why? Join me and explore the richness of Monte Cook's Ptolus: City by the Spire. Where will this mystery take you? The setting is in the City of Ptolus, which has about 130 thousand people. It is high-fantasy, so you will see people and creatures of all types mingling, although it is primarily human. There are 2 additional character races available: the Litorian and the Assarian. The Litorians of Lion-like people and the Assarians are semi-aquatic reptiles. Starting characters are 1st level, and any player handbook characters and classes are allowed. The pantheon is basic D&D mixed with a lot of new gods. The Lothian church is stylized on the Catholic church and is the main church of the land. The adventures are primarily urban and dungeon, with some things happening outside the gates

Professional Game Master

David Hulegaard


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Game Designer

43 years as a TTRPG player

43 years as a Game Master

373 games hosted

Brings Virtual Gaming via Roll20. D&D 5e and Cypher system, any genre. And many others.... to the table

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Additional Details

How to prepare

You will need Discord installed and an account for ROLL20. Show up, have snacks, and prepare for the fun! All rules will be explained as needed.

What I provide

Since this is virtual only I just bring my winning personality.

Gameplay details

This campaign has adult content and features. not recommended for children under 16. Wed will be using X, N, and O cards to express concern with any content, stop the content, or continue after discussion, whatever the player needs to feel comfortable. In addition each player will receive a copy of a form-fillable PDF for Monte Cooks Gaming Consent form, to be submitted prior to the game starting.

Content warnings


Safety tools used
  • Lines and Veils
  • Session 0
  • X, N, and O Cards
How will character creation work

Characters will be provided by the GM, or between games a character can be custom made with the GM. All characters will be Tier 1, Level 1, using the Cypher System core rules or Dungeon and Dragons 5e.

Players can expect

  • Combat/Tactics: Medium
  • Roleplay: High
  • Puzzles: Medium
  • Experience Level: Open to all

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