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The Finale (DnDeBrief 042)

DnDeBrief Episode 042 The Campaign Finale

Summary: The group finishes the campaign. Do they all survive?

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com

Audio Podcast link found at: http://www.thetomeshow.com/?s=DnDeBrief
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Return to the Beak (DnDeBrief 041)

DnDeBrief Episode 041 Return to the Beak

Summary: The group travels back to Darkport to find and retrieve the 'dogs' from the Cathedral of the Beak. When they get there they find something unexpected.

Debrief: Short debrief at the beginning of the episode to discuss skipping to 20th level and the issues therein.

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com

Audio Podcast link found at: http://www.thetomeshow.com/?s=DnDeBrief
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

Leralak Found (DnDeBrief 040)

DnDeBrief Episode 040 Leralak Found

Summary: After turning back the flood the group rests as their ship heads out to meet Leralak's forces, which are now on dry land and at a disadvantage.

Debrief: Very short debrief about high level characters and how difficult it is for the DM to deal with spellcasting villains among all the other stuff they have to do during a session. This episode was brought to by the terms 'soul jar' and 'living statue.' 

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com

Audio Podcast link found at: http://www.thetomeshow.com/?s=DnDeBrief
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

Turn Back the Flood (DnDeBrief 039)

DnDeBrief Episode 039 Turn Back the Flood

Summary: The group enters the soul-sucking chamber and fights the 'old man' who seems to be stealing souls from prisoners. Is the old man Betet? What happens to the shortsword they think is evil? How many dogs has Khonnos absorbed? What ARE those dogs? Will they rescue the prisoners? Will Dalencia live? Will any of these questions be answered?

Debrief: The players discuss having 15th level characters and the huge amounts of resources they have available to them. We also touch on fear effects in 5e D&D, and a little about encounter design. 

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com

Audio Podcast link found at: http://www.thetomeshow.com/?s=DnDeBrief
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

The Stone Road (DnDeBrief 038)

D&DeBrief episode 038 - The Stone Road

Summary: The group travels with Queen Dalencia and Lord Tobik to the entry-way of the soulspire - a location called The Stone Road.  

Debrief: What happens when a player suddenly leaves a longstanding campaign?

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

The Demon Forge (DnDeBrief 037)

D&DeBrief episode 037 - The Demon Forge

Summary: The group travels through the intermittent flesh-gate opened when they signed their contracts and enter the Demon Forge. After obtaining the Arc of Sorrow they return to the library, devise a plane to instigate step 3 of their flood reversal plan. Blacksley throws a wrench into their plans. 

Debrief: No debrief - long debrief next episode!

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Maps & Images: 

The image and map used in this session are from 2C Gaming's Total Party Kill Handbook (vol. 2) and the forge map and encounter was adapted from the Demon's Foundry encounter (pages 77-82).

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
David (Axley, He/Him, Halfling Bard) on Twitter: @DaviDeployed
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

Can You Contract the Soul of Another? (DnDeBrief 036)

D&DeBrief episode 036 - Can You Contract the Soul of Another?

Summary: The group travels through the Infernal Gate to meet up with a devil and get permission to use their gate. Thus begins step two of their plan to reverse the flooding!

Debrief: We talk about making contracts with devils in your D&D game., then we touch on PC secrets, finishing off the debrief discussing the fine line between playing a smart NPC smart and playing an NPC too smart and not leaving the PCs a chance to succeed.

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Maps & Images: 

The image and map used in this session are from 2C Gaming's Total Party Kill Handbook (vol. 1) and the chain maze was adapted from the Devil's Maze encounter (pages 132-137) in that book.

Here is a link to the image

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
David (Axley, He/Him, Halfling Bard) on Twitter: @DaviDeployed
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

The Blue Plateau (DnDeBrief 035)

D&DeBrief episode 035 - The Blue Plateau

Summary: The group travels to to the Blue Plateau to perform the first step in fixing the rift there, Khonnos meets his patron, and now they have to figure out how to complete step two!

Debrief: How do you make sure all the PCs stay involved when some of them complete their goals before other PC? Also, we discuss the group patron model in Tasha's Cauldron of Everything.

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Maps & Images: 

Island Chain where Trastenfen is located: Map of the Gormer Chain
The region to the West of Trastenfen: Map of West Region
Map of Ruboryn before the sinking: Ruboryn Map in Map Gallery of Library

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
David (Axley, He/Him, Halfling Bard) on Twitter: @DaviDeployed
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

A Kingdom Readies (DnDeBrief 034)

D&DeBrief episode 034 - A Kingdom Readies

Summary: The group meets with the Queens, in a secure location, to give a report about recent events in the Royal Manor. Emmeryn gets spellcasting supplies from the Abbey Treasury to help heal the quarantined citizens. When the group gets to the docks they are stunned to see an old friend on a ship, mustering the Royal Navy. Khonnos tells the Hokka of the preparations for war and they gladly assist the Kalportians. Marcel and Emmeryn designate an acting captain for their own ship and the party prepares itself for their next steps. On their way to put the book of proofs back in the Spire Room of the Library of Therondimus, they run into Gaston and Emmeryn gets her cloak back.

Debrief: No debrief this episode - we didn't want to interrupt the roleplaying!

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Maps & Images: 

Island Chain where Trastenfen is located: Map of the Gormer Chain
The region to the West of Trastenfen: Map of West Region
Map of Ruboryn before the sinking: Ruboryn Map in Map Gallery of Library

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
David (Axley, He/Him, Halfling Bard) on Twitter: @DaviDeployed
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

Royal Manor Lockdown (DnDeBrief 033)

D&DeBrief episode 033 - Royal Manor Lockdown

Summary: The group discovers a dead body or two and the royal manor goes into lockdown as the PCs try and figure out just what is going on. Blaxley performs a heroic deed with the help of a mysterious dagger. And who is Minister Cromov?   

Debrief: Technical difficulties at the back end of this episode led to a loss of debrief audio, so the episode ends abruptly.   

Have comments, questions, feedback, or suggestions for debrief topics? Email us! DnDeBrief@gmail.com

Maps & Images: 

Island Chain where Trastenfen is located: Map of the Gormer Chain
The region to the West of Trastenfen: Map of West Region
Map of Ruboryn before the sinking: Ruboryn Map in Map Gallery of Library

Links:

DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel
Sam on the Web: RPGMusings.com
Karu (Marcel, They/Them, Lutrinian Sorcerer) on Twitter: @mystarseed
Nina (Emmeryn, She/Her, Human Cleric of Goras) on Twitter: @n_bayes3
MattB (Khonnos, He/Him, Sea Elf Warlock) on Twitter: @mbriddell
David (Axley, He/Him, Halfling Bard) on Twitter: @DaviDeployed
Music: Mystery by ebunny https://audiojungle.net/item/mystery/4987658
D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger rocketorca.com
Thetomeshow.com
Patreon.com/thetomeshow

 Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild  

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