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VAESEN - Campaign COPY

Vaesen, Year Zero Engine on Discord, Foundry VTT, Theater of the Mind

Price per player-session
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$25.00

Information

  • Duration: 3 to 3 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Open to all

Price per player-session
$25.00

About the adventure

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ ๐ก๐ž๐š๐ซ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฌ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ๐ฅ๐ž๐ž๐ข๐ง๐  ๐›๐ข๐ซ๐๐ฌ, ๐ฌ๐ง๐š๐ฉ๐ฉ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐›๐ซ๐š๐ง๐œ๐ก๐ž๐ฌ, ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฅ๐จ๐ฎ๐ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐จ๐ญ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ฉ๐ฌ, ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฌ๐ก๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐›๐ž ๐ข๐ญ'๐ฌ ๐ง๐ž๐ฑ๐ญ ๐ฏ๐ข๐œ๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ. ๐๐ซ๐š๐ฒ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐š๐ญ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐Ÿ๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐›๐ž ๐ฌ๐ฐ๐ข๐Ÿ๐ญ โ€” ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ข๐ง๐ญ๐จ ๐ข๐ญ๐ฌ ๐ข๐ง๐Ÿ๐ž๐ซ๐ง๐š๐ฅ ๐ ๐š๐ณ๐ž ๐œ๐š๐ง ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐ž ๐ž๐ฏ๐ž๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฉ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐ ๐ข๐ง๐ญ๐จ ๐ฆ๐š๐๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ. ๐Ÿ•ต๏ธ Investigate eerie disappearances, unexplained phenomena, and haunted locations ๐Ÿ”Ž Uncover hidden clues, decipher cryptic messages, and solve intricate puzzles ๐Ÿ‘ป Encounter terrifying creatures from Scandinavian folklore ๐Ÿ“œ Unveil the origins of Vaesen, and their connection to human affairs ๐Ÿงญ Make difficult choices that shape the narrative ๐Ÿ’€ Experience a blend of Nordic folklore, Gothic horror, and historical authenticity Enter a realm of Nordic horror and unsettling folklore, where enigmatic mysteries and grim secrets shroud the mundane existence. Enlist as a daring explorer of the occult within the Society for the Exploration of the Unexplained, relying on your sharp intellect and unwavering courage to unearth the harrowing truths behind eerie phenomena and bone-chilling legends. Infused with hauntingly beautiful and evocative artwork, accompanied by intuitive, yet spine-tingling rules, Vaesen beckons both beginners and seasoned veterans of tabletop role-playing. Whether you seek heart-pounding encounters or enigmatic investigations that crawl beneath your skin, Vaesen delivers an enthralling experience tailored to every soul brave enough to venture into its shadows.

Professional Game Master

The Norse GM

he/him

30 Reviews

Game Designer
Multi-lingual

17 years as a TTRPG player

12 years as a Game Master

103 games hosted

Brings atmospheric games in Foundry VTT, all the materials needed to play (books, tokens, etc...), an open and friendly attitude, and a "Yes, and..." mentality to the table

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Additional Details

How to prepare

๐‘๐„๐๐”๐ˆ๐‘๐„๐Œ๐„๐๐“๐’ ๐Ÿ”น Free Discord account for voice chat (https://discord.com/ ๐Ÿ”น Free Forge account to join the virtual tabletop (https://eu.forge-vtt.com/) ๐ŸŽคMicrophone: While a high-end mic isn't necessary, a quiet environment is crucial for everyone's enjoyment. ๐Ÿ’ปReliable computer and internet connection: We'll be running audio/video through Discord while loading maps with dynamic lighting, dice animations and music in Foundry, so a decent device and connection are important. ๐Ž๐๐“๐ˆ๐Ž๐๐€๐‹ ๐Ÿ“นWebcam: While using a camera is highly recommended for non-verbal communication and bonding between the players, it's not a requirement at the Norse GM's tables! ๐ŸŽงHeadphones: These help minimize echo and enhance your listening experience.

What I provide

๐Ÿง™โ€โ™‚๏ธ Over a decade's worth of gamemaster experience ๐Ÿคบ Gallery of pre-made occult investigators ๐Ÿ’ป A Foundry game filled with player resources โ›บ Atmospheric scenes, maps, music and sound effects ๐Ÿ”Ž Engaging mysteries that will keep you on the edge of your seat!

Gameplay details

โš™๏ธ ๐‚๐Ž๐๐‚๐„๐๐“: Vaesen draws inspiration from Nordic folklore and revolves around players who are members of a secret society investigating supernatural mysteries. Using the "Year Zero Engine" rules system, players uncover the hidden world of malevolent and misunderstood creatures known as Vaesen, such as trolls and huldras. The game focuses on storytelling, character development, and exploration, offering a haunting and atmospheric experience. ๐Ÿน ๐€๐ˆ๐Œ: The players take on the roles of investigators and delve into the world of Nordic folklore, uncovering supernatural mysteries involving the Vaesen creatures. They work together to confront these mystical beings, uncovering their secrets and resolving conflicts. The overarching goal is to explore the hidden aspects of the supernatural world and solve the mysteries presented in the game's narrative. ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ ๐“๐Ž๐๐„: The tone of Vaesen is typically described as haunting, atmospheric, and mysterious. It captures the eerie and mystical elements of Nordic folklore, creating a sense of darkness and wonder. The game's setting and narrative emphasize a sense of foreboding and the unknown, immersing players in a world where supernatural creatures exist and lurk in the shadows. ๐Ÿ’€ ๐’๐”๐๐‰๐„๐‚๐“ ๐Œ๐€๐“๐“๐„๐‘: This game explores Gothic Horror themes, showcasing frightening depictions of death and the supernatural. It also addresses the exploitation and abuse of common people in the 19th century, alongside secondary themes of industrialization, imperialism, religion, warfare, and the occult.

Content warnings

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

Players will get access to the Norse GM's Discord channel after signing up to the game. There you will find instructions for character creation and a quick introduction to the setting. Characters need to be created before day of play, something the Norse GM is more than happy to help out with. If characters are not ready the player will get to choose from a list of pregenerated characters!

Players can expect

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

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