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Learning to Play: The Sunless Citadel

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Learning to Play: The Sunless Citadel

Dungeons & Dragons 5e on Fantasy Grounds, Discord

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  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players
  • Experience required: None
  • Price per player-session

    About the adventure

    Delve into the Sunless Citadel while learning how to play as you work to discover all of it's secrets and treasures. This game will be about learning the fundamentals of playing D&D 5e and enjoying a great dungeon crawl filled with excitement as you do.

    Professional Game Master

    Michael Cuff


    12 Reviews

    30 years as a TTRPG player

    20 years as a Game Master

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    Brings all core and supplemental Fantasy Grounds, D&D beyond books, and Roll20 books. Hundreds of painted minis and 3d printed terrain for live in person games. to the table

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    Additional Details

    How to prepare

    Players will require a decent and reliable mic and Discord account. Each player will also need to download and install Fantasy Grounds Unity (available at The Demo (free) version is fine, as I have an Ultimate license. The DM will be using video and players may do so as well, but it is not required of players

    What I provide

    All of the core rulebooks and optional sourcebooks will be available on Fantasy Grounds and the DM will provide a link to D&D Beyond for the campaign as an additional resource for the players. Plus 25 years of experience as an educator in the humanities and the sciences.

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    How will character creation work

    Players will start out with a session zero to learn how to create 1st level characters on Fantasy Grounds Unity and Discord Standard Array for ability scores (15, 14, 13, 12, 10, 8) will used to simplify the process. Players will be walked through character creation using the core rules and explanations on how skills and abilities scores work, what the various dice are for, and how to understand backgrounds.

    Players can expect

    • Combat/Tactics: Medium
    • Roleplay: Medium
    • Puzzles: Medium
    • Experience Level: None

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