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The Prince of Ice Crown

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The Prince of Ice Crown

Dungeons & Dragons 5e on Shard Tabletop

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: Intermediate

Price per player-session
$20.00

About the adventure

Backed against the grey-black stone, the town of Frostflint shelters itself amongst the peaks of the Ice Crown mountains. The blizzard winds howl and screech as they squeeze between the frost covered walls and sunken icy roofs of the abandoned homes at the edge of town. Sheltered in an alley between two large black stone buildings at the edge of the town square, two dozen people try to keep warm around pitiful campfires. At the mouth of the alley a man with ivory skies slung over his shoulder cautiously scans the blustery skies. The Prince of Ice Crown is an original 5e one-shot where survival and teamwork are paramount to surviving the dangers of the mountain top.

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Additional Details

How to prepare

Before Game Day - Make a free account on Shard Tabletop and join the one-shot via the link in the Prep Materials section. Shard will facilitate battle maps, digital handouts, and dice rolling. Players are allowed to roll dice outside of Shard. - Create a character either on Shard or your character sheet of choice (DnDBeyond, Pen + Paper, etc). Note that Shard doesn't currently support Beyond20. - Familiarize yourself with your character. On Game Day - Test your mic and/or camera. Google Meet will facilitate audio/video. Camera not required to play. - Confirm your character is uploaded to the Shard session. Reach out if you're unsure. - Prepare for adventure!

What I provide

Virtual handouts will be experienced through Shard, though a copy of the materials is available post-game for any players who desire it. Pre-made characters will be available to choose from if needed.

Gameplay details

Players can expect a Rules As Written (RAW) game with a tension-filled build-up to a dramatic conclusion. Content Warning: Mystery, Environmental Horror, and Mild Gore. Safety Tools: X-Card - Simply put, this safety tool is a card with an X on it that participants in a Simulation or Role-Playing Game can use to edit out anything that makes them uncomfortable with no explanations needed. Players can also type an X in the chat or make an X with their hands to indicate. If more discussion is needed, a pause in gameplay will be used to privately discuss anything the player wishes. Lines and Veils - Players are encouraged to communicate any Lines (themes/content players don't wish to engage in) or Veils (soft limits) with the DM in a message ahead of the game, or as necessary throughout gameplay. Breaks - There will be one planned break at the midpoint of the adventure though other breaks can be taken as needed.

Content warnings

    (none)

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

Pre-made characters will be available to pick from on Shard Tabletop but player are also empowered to make their own character. Only official Wizards of the Coast races/classes/subclasses/backgrounds are allowed for this adventure. Shard Tabletop now makes it possible to import your character from DND Beyond to the VTT! Character Creation - Characters must be 6th level - Standard Array OR Point Buy - Multiclassing Allowed - Tasha's Origin Customization Allowed Starting Equipment - Class & Background Starting Equipment - One uncommon magic item - 500gp plus 1d10x25gp - Use the Player Handbook for price references

Players can expect

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

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