Core Adventure Update



Look forward to new exploits. The list of upcoming core adventures now extends through March 2008. Discover more about five new core adventures, one core specials, and a new release for Greyhawk Ruins.

February

CORS8-01 Whispers of the Obsidian Citadel by Dave Christ and Tim Sech
People, objects, and even places seem to be shifting in and out of existence in the Yatil’s west of the great city of Mitrik. Chaos seems to be unravelling existence itself and it’s spreading. Seers speak of the "Door to Perdition" but even the gods themselves seem to be silent on exactly what is happening. Great things are afoot and while nations focus their attention on each other it is up to heroes to find out what is going on before it’s too late and all of Oerth burns in the fires perdition forever. This adventure is the first part of the Ascension plot arc and also concludes the For the Greater Good series. This adventure is EXTREMELY dangerous and should not be undertaken lightly. True heroes are forged in the glowing hot coals of struggle and true heroes it will take to win through this day. A two-round core special adventure set in Veluna and the Yatil Mountains for characters level 5-15 (APLs 6-14).

COR8-01 Machinations by Bradley Lester
The wealth and glamour of the Gem of the Flanaess mask a fierce power struggle among Greyhawk's ruthless elite. Factions plot against each other beneath a veneer of civility where even indirect details can trip up the most careful of schemers. Those who ask questions will learn too much, but in Greyhawk, innocence is not a defense and ignorance is never bliss. Parties skilled in stealth or guile will flourish. A one-round core adventure set in the Free City of Greyhawk for characters level 1-15 (APLs 2-12) and the first intrigue of Honor Among Thieves.

COR8-02 Raiders of the Chaos Fields by Creighton Broadhurst
Turrosh Mak, despot of the Orcish Empire of the Pomarj, wants peace. Is this some new stratagem on the wily half-orc’s part or is his offer genuine? A period of relative peace along Greyhawk’s buffer zone has many worried. Have the orcs really stopped raiding or are they preparing a new, devastating invasion? A one-round core adventure set in the Domain of Greyhawk for characters level 1-11 (APLs 2-8).

COR8-03 Aspirations by Gregory Hanigan and Ron Lundeen
Powerful residents in the Gem of the Flanaess suspect that someone on the Directing Oligarchy may be working with Greyhawk's greatest enemy. As their hands are tied and their moves are watched, it falls to a group of heroes to uncover this plot and follow wherever it leads. Parties skilled in stealth, guile, or force welcome. A one-round core adventure set in the Domain of Greyhawk for characters level 1 to 15 (APLs 2 to 12) and the second intrigue of Honor Among Thieves.

March

COR8-04 Bridge over Svartjet by Jeff A. Dobberpuhl
Deep below the western mountains ancient evils once defeated stir from the pyre of their defeat. A one-round core adventure set in the Kingdom of Sterich for characters level 7-15 (APLs 8-14).

COR8-05 Pyre of the Righteous by Theron Martin
Adventurers have thwarted Rary on most fronts in his quest to unmake the Scorpion Crown, but that has only irritated the former Circle member and forced him into more direct action. Some may soon learn that continuing to defy one of the most powerful wizards on Oerth comes at a hefty price. A one-round core adventure set in Hardby and the Abbor-Alz Hills for characters level 4-15 (APLs 6-14) who know where their Rary/Karistyne loyalties lie. Part one of Rise of the Ancients and a sequel to Blight on Bright Sands.

CGR8-01 Crypts of the Forgotten by Creighton Broadhurst, Christopher Lindsay, Stephen Radney-MacFarland and Colleen Simpson
Deep below the ruins of the War Tower, strange and terrifying creatures lurk in the lightless tunnels of a forgotten temple. Meanwhile, cultists dedicated to the Old One stalk the streets of the Free City intent on their master’s diabolical schemes. A Greyhawk Ruins adventure for characters level 1-9 (APLs 2-6) set in the Domain of Greyhawk.



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