The Evils of Illmire: The Pit of potential TPK

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Our heroes have been exploring the swamps around Illmire as they believe the evil cult has a lair in the area and the pit ahead of them looks as likely a place as any. The problem of half a dozen or more giant … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: The Pit of potential TPK

The Evils of Illmire: Fearspawn Killers

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! After defeating the cultists in the Temple of the Luminal star the PCs deal with the villagers in the temple who were infected with mindphage worms, forcibly extracting them when necessary. As before none of the villagers recall recent eventsWorried that Birella and … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Fearspawn Killers

The Evils of Illmire: Temple Raiders the sequel

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! We started the session with our plucky band of cult bashers (Anistor, Evalore, Gravik and Kristos) putting their "it's a crazy plan but it just might work" plan into action. The situation was this: the miller and his wife had been dragged by … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Temple Raiders the sequel

The Evils of Illmire: Saving Illmire

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Bullet points are great, right! I'm going to try this format rather than my usual more wordy style. We pick up with our heroes heading back to Illmire, deciding their next job is to kick the cult out of town once and for … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Saving Illmire

The Evils of Illmire: Ear Worms!

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! A blow has been dealt to the nameless cult of Illmire with their figurehead, the vile and evil sorcerer Rancidius decapitated and the cultists kicked out of the Temple of the Luminal Star (at least temporarily). The perpetrators of this heroic act, our … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Ear Worms!

The Evils of Illmire: Farewell Father Rand

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Booting the door open, Anistor charges into the room beyond to be greeted by darkness... total and complete darkness. Disoriented he hears a muffled voice chanting but before he can take action a wave of despair and fear envelops him and washes out … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Farewell Father Rand

The Evils of Illmire: Temple Raiders

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Brooding on their failed attempt on the life of the cult assassin our heroes flee into the countryside surrounding Illmire, a land of farmsteads, hills and numerous copses. Planning to recover and head back to the ill fated town they seek refuge in … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Temple Raiders

The Evils of Illmire: Return to Illmire

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Arriving at Gribblet Village is the sturdy and reliable Sergeant Wilfret who has spent a couple of days spying on Illmire. This is what he tells the party: The situation in town has worsened and the cult's grip grown strongerMore people are ill … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Return to Illmire

The Evils of Illmire: The Webbed Hollows

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Surrounded by 5 giant wolf spiders the Anistor the Fighter and Gravik the Dwarf weigh up the odds, while Kristos the Thief looks for shadows to hide in and opportunities to backstab. But first to act is Evalore the Magic-User, who with a … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: The Webbed Hollows

The Evils of Illmire: Spider Woods

Spoiler alert: if you plan to play The Evils of Illmire, don’t read this! Now fully recovered from their travails in the Pearlescent Grottoes the party leave the Frogling tree settlement Gribblet Village, heading toward the Spider Woods to find the druid Yorivar who they believe can help them against the cult in Illmire. Rubi Groak's warning … Continue reading The Evils of Illmire: Spider Woods