The Stygian Gambit | Keys from the Golden Vault
Dungeons & Dragons 5e on D&D Beyond, Discord, Owlbear Rodeo
Price per player-session
About the adventure
A skilled three-dragon ante player and a shrewd tiefling entrepreneur, Verity Kye toured the gambling circuit for years, making a name for herself and winning numerous large tournaments. While on the circuit, Verity met a gnome gambler named Quentin Togglepocket. The two hit it off, and they formed a plan to save enough winnings to open their own casino. Just as they seemed poised to put their plan in action, Quentin disappeared, taking all their money with him—only to resurface years later, having built the Afterlife Casino using the stolen money. Now, Verity needs the characters to break into the vault at the Afterlife Casino, steal the Erinyes statuette meant to be the prize for the casino’s three-dragon ante tournament, and retrieve her share of the money from the vault. For Verity, it’s not the money or the statuette that matters—it’s ensuring that Quentin’s betrayal comes back to haunt him, and that he knows the person he betrayed made him pay.
How to prepare
You will need a working microphone, a D&D Beyond account, and a stable internet connection. All other resources you will need to play will be provided by me.
What I provide
If the group is interested, I will commission the creation of art depicting an iconic moment from the campaign at the end of our time together.
Expect a thorough session 0 discussion in which we will discuss all rules and expectations for the game. This will help us to make sure that we all understand each others' boundaries and create a safe space for everyone to have fun.
Safety tools used
- Session 0
How will character creation work
Characters will start at level 2. Characters can be created before or during session 0, but all character sheets will be reviewed before the start of the game.
Players can expect
- Combat/Tactics: Medium
- Roleplay: High
- Puzzles: Low
- Experience Level: Open to all
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