The Canopic Being (A Candlekeep One-Shot)

The Canopic Being (A Candlekeep One-Shot)

Dungeons & Dragons 5e on Roll20, Discord

Price per player-session

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  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Intermediate

Price per player-session

About the adventure

The book known as "The Canopic Being" only recently found its way to Candlekeep. Describing horrific, arcane arts, the book was locked away to the library's vaults. One of the sages studying the tome has left the library to continue her research with the aid of an oracle in a far of land. However. Much time has passed and she has not returned. Will you follow after her and discover her fate? Will her fate be your own? This adventure will have level 13 characters explore a temple of a renowned oracle, and discover what is truely going on in the House of the All-Seeing Orb. Can you survive the odd tomb-like environments and mind bending traps? Join me on this journey and find out!

2 years on StartPlaying

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Highly rated for: Storytelling, Creativity, Voices

Average response time: 24+ hours

Response rate: 100%

Additional Details

How to prepare

You will need a working microphone and preferably headphones to play the game. You should have a familiarity with the basic rules of Dungeons and Dragons 5e. You will also need an account for Roll20 to access the game & Discord to access the chat. You will also need to be able to share a copy of your character sheet, either through Roll20, DnDBeyond, or some other digital method such as a pdf.

What I provide

I will bring a fully set up roll20 game, complete with maps, npc character art, music and API's to assist the game. I have a discord server that will host the voice chat. I have a DnDBeyond Master account that I can create a campaign with you if you want access to the character builder. And finally I will be bringing a fun engaging story that will keep you on your toes!

Gameplay details

Content Warning: Death, Undeath, Fortune Telling, False Idols, mind-control, cult leader, manipulation, curses, being watched,

Content warnings


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

The characters will be level 13, and will be made before the adventure. Only printed D&D 5e character options will be allowed. This game will not allow homebrew, unearthed arcana, Acquisitions Incorporated, or Wildemount content. The characters will be able to outfit themselves from an approved list of magic items before the game starts.

Players can expect

  • Combat/Tactics: High
  • Roleplay: Medium
  • Puzzles: High
  • Experience Level: Intermediate

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