Dungeon Issue #178
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By Chris Youngs
Chris dons his DM's hat to describe his favorite monsters to run during adventures.
By Kolja Raven Liquette
"The Tyrant’s Oath" places the heroes between two warlords struggling for dominance; a bandit queen who has subjugated the local village and a yuan-ti occultist that transforms the villagers into snaketongue minions. Who can the heroes trust in order to save the inhabitants of Elkridge? A Dungeons & Dragons adventure for 6th-level characters.
By Robert J. Schwalb
"Elves of the Valley" pits the adventurers against fey bandits corrupted by a demonic entity recently escaped from the valley. A Dungeons & Dragons adventure for 1st-level characters.
By Aeryn "Blackdirge" Rudel
A duergar heretic has taken up the worship of a creature even worse than the usual duergar deities and lost his mind in the process. A Dungeons & Dragons adventure for 4th-level characters.
By Shawn Merwin
An unknown disaster has befallen a nearby mine, and heroes are needed to find out what happened and why. A Dungeons & Dragons delve for 1st-level characters which expands on "Coppernight Hold" from Dungeon Delve.
By Brian R. James
Chessenta is a land of feuding city-states vying for the favor of ancient gods through blood sport and conquest ... yet its people have inquisitive minds and an infectious zest for life.
By Jeff LaSala
Before the Day of Mourning, tales were told of a fey city that appeared fleetingly in Whitepine Forest. Now there is a darker, malevolent presence.
By Peter Schaefer
Balcoth, the Groaning King, is locked out of the mortal world like all primordials. But he is unlikely to remain so for long if his seething arcane power succeeds in reuniting his head with his body.
By Bruce R. Cordell
The return of "Clash of the Titans" gives us the perfect opportunity to revisit some of our favorite monsters of legend.
By Ed Greenwood
Ed Greenwood weaves another colorful background tapestry for the land of Faerun.
By Steve Winter
The series wraps up with a recap of the most common mistakes we see in skill challenges.
By James Wyatt
James reports on the first sessions of his new Aquela campaign!
This month, a dead pharaoh’s pyramid is slowly making its way across the desert to its new home. Plus, the Slave Lords are dead, yet one survives! Journey to a remote monastery to end the vile threat once and for all.
This month, we get to explore one of the first D&D dungeons ever created and experience it in a whole new light: featuring the Dungeon! Fantasy Board Game. Plus, the Elder Elemental Eye!
I hope you like owlbears, pirates, and deathtraps, 'cause this issue's full of them! This month in Dungeon: Storm the island stronghold of the dread pirate Braxis. Race your owlbear over the mountain. And survive the Tomb of Horrors!