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Lost Mine of Phandelver

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Lost Mine of Phandelver

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

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

$25.00

Information

  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Open to all

Price per player-session
$25.00

About the adventure

In the city of Neverwinter, a dwarf named Gundren Rockseeker asked you to bring a wagonload of provisions to the rough-and-tumble settlement of Phandalin, a couple of days travel southeast of the city. Gundren was clearly excited and more than a little secretive about his reasons for the trip, saying only that he and his brothers had found “something big,” and that he’d pay you ten gold pieces each for escorting his supplies safely to Barthen's Provisions, a trading post in Phandalin. He then set out ahead of you on horse, along with a warrior escort named Sildar Hallwinter, claiming he needed to arrive early to "take care of business." You've spent the last few days following the High Road south from Neverwinter, and you've just recently veered east along the Triboar Trail. You’ve encountered no trouble so far, but this territory can be dangerous. Bandits and outlaws have been known to lurk along the trail.

Professional Game Master

Szabot

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10 years as a TTRPG player

10 years as a Game Master

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Brings D&D Beyond (5e core books, Xanathar's, Tasha's, Fizban's, Bigby's, Monsters of the Multiverse, and Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide), AboveVTT, Discord to the table

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Additional Details

How to prepare

Stable internet connection and microphone (preferably with a headset to reduce ambient noise and prevent echoes) D&D Beyond (free): http://www.dndbeyond.com Discord (free): https://discord.com AboveVTT (free Chrome extension): https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/abovevtt/ipcjcbhpofedihcloggaichibomadlei?hl=en After joining the campaign, we will begin introductions and discussion, as well as character creation (on D&D Beyond), using Discord for communication. Starting at Session 0, we will play using AboveVTT. We will also use the built-in audio feature in AboveVTT for voice chat.

What I provide

Content Sharing on D&D Beyond: Player's Handbook, Dungeon Master's Manual, Monster Manual, Xanathar's, Tasha's, Fizban's, Bigby's, Monsters of the Multiverse, and Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide. Private Discord server.

Gameplay details

Session 0 will cover the following: player and DM introductions; lines and veils; open door policy; house rules; finalization of character creation; and an introduction to AboveVTT. Then we will begin the adventure. The content warnings are general. More specific types of content may arise. The table, however, should be a friendly place to play, and I strive to keep it that way. This is a starter adventure, and beginners are welcome. Beginners can expect a patient, helping hand, and we will play at a pace that ensures everyone is following along comfortably. Expect a relatively equal balance of exploration, role-play, and combat.

Content warnings

    (none)

Safety tools used
  • Lines and Veils
  • Open Door
  • Session 0
  • Stars and Wishes
How will character creation work

Character creation will begin prior to Session 0 on D&D Beyond then completed during Session 0. Full house rules are provided on Discord, but the basics are: official content only; standard array or point buy for ability scores; characters begin at level 1. Players may also choose to use premade characters.

Players can expect

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

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