Product Blurb: Take Your First Steps On the Road to Adventure. Goblins set upon the quiet town of Barrow’s Edge, and the community cries out for heroes to. Scourge of the Howling Horde is a generic setting adventure module for the edition of the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game. The adventure is. Scourge of the Howling Horde (3e) – Take Your First Steps On the Road useful DM advice for beginning and experienced Dungeon Masters.
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You wouldn’t want to ruin the experience, would you? There were also a few places where some odd assumptions were made; for example, the tunnel text on page 27 assumes the PCs are all Medium size, but this is not necessarily so, given that halflings and gnomes are core races.
Andrew Frick marked it as to-read Mar 05, This is troublesome for a couple of reasons. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
Scourge of the Howling Horde
I’m guessing the reason was “because there wasn’t room for those lines if we wanted the stat block to fit on the page. Want to Read dkngeons. Well, you might have thought that, but you’d have been wrong. The PCs track the goblins to their lair, and then work their way through the lair, fighting off goblins, hobgoblins, the occasional zombie and skeleton, a bugbear, a dire weasel, and eventually the cause of the recent goblin shenanigans: Ricky marked it as to-read Feb 24, Several spell and magic item names were not italicized, “goblin” wasn’t capitalized when used as the name of the language spoken by hrdethere were a few parts of some stat blocks that had words that should have been in bold font but weren’t, sentences with incorrect words reference to the inside front cover was made when it was the inside back cover that was being indicatedand a sentence missing a word.
Views Read Edit View history. Hopefully this isn’t a taste of things to come in 4E! Refresh and try again. Paperback32 pages. Join Date Sep Posts I suggest bumping each of those three skills up by one point.
It’s not like they can’t use dunheons – they’re each wearing studded leather armor and wielding a masterwork longsword. Lists with This Book. Kestrelwith cover art by Simone Bianchi and interior art by Carl Frank. The book was published inand was written by Gwendolyn F. Antioch rated it liked it Dec 26, Matt Bogen marked it as to-read Jun 06, Thanks for telling us about the problem.
In the end, I rate Scourge of the Howling Horde at “3 Average ” – good concept, decent if by-the-numbers adventure, helpful reminders and suggestions for the neophyte DM, scourgs poor stat blocks and a difficult-to-read background make this product a much lower value for the money.
If, however, you’re a player whose DM might be considering having you run your group’s PCs through this adventure, read no scoudge than this green area. Scourge of the Howling Horde.
Thursday, 19th April, Scourge of the Howling Horde by Gwendolyn F. This is the same format that was first used in Expedition to Castle Ravenloftonly here, some of the “2-page encounter spreads” are just tye single page.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. She now has 52 hp, yet there are 56 “check-off boxes” indicating her hit point total.
As far as that goes, Gwendolyn does an excellent job providing the neophyte DM with all of the help he should need; she provides page numbers in the Player’s Handbook and Dungeon Master’s Guide where specific information can be found, gives reminders about how some of the concepts like damage dragins and hardness work, and so on. It’s not the best cover artwork I’ve ever seen, but it certainly gets across the concept that the PCs will be fighting goblins, so in that respect it serves its purpose.
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I just hope this was an oversight in this one particular adn, and that the powers that be at Wizards of the Coast haven’t decided that we no longer need to know just how many HD the creatures in their products have.
This isn’t even a full stat block, merely a list of the spells currently prepared by one of the friendly folks in town.