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Ghosts of Saltmarsh: A nautical adventure set around the village of Saltmarsh

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Ghosts of Saltmarsh: A nautical adventure set around the village of Saltmarsh

Dungeons & Dragons 5e on Discord, D&D Beyond, Above VTT

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

$20.00

Information

  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Open to all

Price per player-session
$20.00

About the adventure

"Nestled on the coast of the Azure Sea is Saltmarsh, a sleepy fishing village that sits on the precipice of destruction. Smugglers guide their ships to hidden coves, willing to slit the throats of anyone fool enough to cross their path. Cruel sahuagin gather beneath the waves, plotting to sweep away coastal cities. Drowned sailors stir to unnatural life, animated by dark magic and sent forth in search of recenge. The cult of a forbidden god extends its reach outward from a decaying port, hungry for fresh victims and willing recruits. While Saltmarsh slumbers, the evils that seek to plunder it grow stronger. Heroes must arise to keep the sea lanes safe for all." We will be using Above VTT for tabletop combat and maps. This nautical adventure will take salty players from levels 1 to 12. Up for a swim?

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Mike P

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15 Reviews

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17 years as a TTRPG player

17 years as a Game Master

127 games hosted

Brings Every single book on DND Beyond. Every single Deadlands Classic book published. Every single All Flesh Must Be Eaten book in PDF, All Star Wars Saga edition books, many Call of Cthulhu 7e books and pdfs. to the table

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Additional Details

How to prepare

Players will need a computer with an internet connection, a mic and a way to listen in, either speakers or headphones, a discord account, a dndbeyond account, both free. Join the campaign and the discord server using the provided links, and fill out the provided rpg consent checklist and return it to me. Install the free Above VTT plugin for Firefox or Chrome.

What I provide

I bring every book on dnd beyond providing all race, class, and character options for players, a dnd discord server, and a fun and engaging time!

Gameplay details

This game contains themes of death, drowning, the sea, swimming, battle. We will use various safety tools, including the X token and X message to keep players having fun and feeling safe. Dungeons and Dragons is a fun game of cooperation and adventure. As such, no player characters can be an evil alignment, and players shouldn't create drama unnecessarily or take agency away from each other. Be respectful and kind to your fellow players and your dungeon master.

Content warnings

    (none)

Safety tools used
  • Aftercare
  • Bleed
  • Breaks
  • Debriefing
  • Lines and Veils
  • Luxton Technique
  • Luxton Technique Discussion
  • Monte Cook RPG Consent Checklist
  • Open Door
  • Session 0
How will character creation work

Character creation will happen on D&D Beyond and start at level 1, you will be sent a link to join the campaign and gain access to every resource necessary to create your character. We will be using the heroic array (18,16,14,12,10,8) for ability scores. This will happen during a free session 0.

Players can expect

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

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