Sons of Gruumsh, an adventure for 4th-level characters set in the Moonsea area of the Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting, pits the PCs against the leaders of an orc horde massing north of Melvaunt. This web enhancement, by designer Eric Cagle , scales up the adventure to make it suitable for 8th-level characters. Here you'll find altered statistics for the major NPCs, upgraded treasure, and alternate sets of opponents. So download this web enhancement and let your higher-level player characters undertake the quest to defeat a dangerously organized orc horde!
Part 2: Crossing Thar
Several encounters in this section require adjustment for an 8th-level party.
Random Encounters in Thar
Replace the Random Encounters in Thar Table on page 8 with the following.
Day 3: The Ambush Site (EL 8)
Make the following adjustments to this encounter, which is detailed on page 9.
Day 4: Orc Scout Camp (EL 10)
Adjust the opponents in this encounter (detailed on page 9) as follows.
About the Authors
Eric Cagle cut his teeth at Wizards of the Coast, Inc., but he now lives the extravagant freelancer lifestyle. Look for his name on D&D, d20 Modern, and Star Wars books. Recent credits include d20 Apocalypse, Races of Destiny, and Monster Manual III. He is also a contributor to the Game Mechanics, Green Ronin Publishing, Dragon Magazine, and this lovely website. Eric lives in Seattle, where the coffee is dark and bitter, like his goddesses.
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