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Hell and Back Again - A Decent into Avernus

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Hell and Back Again - A Decent into Avernus

Dungeons & Dragons 5e on Fantasy Grounds

Price per player-session
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  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players
  • Experience required: Open to all
  • Price per player-session

    About the adventure

    The city gates of Baulder's Gate are packed with refugees claiming the city of Elturel has vanished into another plane. Inside the city word of cults to the death gods springing up has the guards scrambling to solve a series of murders. Stretched thin the guard seeks capable people to aid them in locating the cult's hideout. Will you answer the call and set out to find the source of these events? Decent into Avernus is a 5th Edition Dungeon's and Dragons hardcover, while the main focus is combat, some role play options will be available. I will also be using some custom items for convince encounters and traverse encounters from Wyvern Game's Stargate SG-1 RPG to add flavor and depth. This is not an Adventurer's League legal game, but may feature content from the League modules in addition to the hardcover.

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    14 Reviews

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    Brings FantasyGrounds Ultimate, with books most WOTC books for 5e; Stargate SG-1 RPG, Syrinscape sounds via Discord. to the table

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    Additional Details

    How to prepare

    Prior knowledge of the world is helpful but not necessary. Please try to be familiar with the base 5th ed Dungeons & Dragons rules. You will need to have at least a free/demo copy of Fantasy Grounds Unity installed on your PC/Mac prior to game time, I will open the server early so you can test your connection. Discord will be used for voice chat so please have a microphone set up and headphones available in case of feedback/echos. If you have a character in mind bring it to session 0 and we can go through character creation then, If it is built in D&D Beyond then you can send me a link and I will import it.

    What I provide

    Fantasy Grounds Unity(FGU) Ultimate license - allows players with a free copy of FGU to connect and play. Maps as needed - please let me know if you have preferences to Theater of the Mind or everything on a map when you sign up. I have the following books in FGU - items from other books can be added where appropriate and requested. Player Hand Book, Dungeon Master Guide, Monster Manual, Mordenkainen's Tome of Foes, Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide, Volo's Guide to Monsters, Xanathar's Guide to Everything, Tasha's Cauldron of Everything Else, Strixhaven, Fizban's and Baulder's Gate: Decent into Avernus. Syrinscape integrated sound effects and ambience via Discord.

    Content warnings


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

    Characters may be created by requesting a time for the Fantasy Grounds server to be opened for character creation. Characters should follow the standard Point Buy or Standard Array rules. Unearthed Arcana and Homebrew races or classes require prior approval, please see below for the list of books I own, if you want to create something from a different book please let me know and I can add it to my FGU resources. Additionally characters will pick one magic item from the DMG or Griffon's Saddlebag of Very Rare or Legendary quality for an item that will level with you.

    Players can expect

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

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