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Intervention (DnDeBrief 025)

October 13, 2020

The Tome Show is now hosting the D&DeBrief actual play D&D 5e podcast. This is episode 25, if you are not caught up with the story, you can find previous episodes under the Actual Play category at or search the back catalog of the Tome Show using your favorite podcatcher.

D&DeBrief episode 025 - Intervention

Summary: Sharkface convinces Marcel to use the amulet to try and heal his crew and the results are... mixed. 

Debrief: The debrief topics in this episode includes player agency, cursed items, and subtle, but powerful items in a game, as well as Sam giving more insight as to why the duel with Sharkface didn't turn out the way everyone thought.

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Maps & Images: 

Island Chain where Trastenfen is located: Map of the Gormer Chain

The region to the West of Trastenfen: Map of West Region

Image of the eye symbol seen on the tunics of the sailors: Eye Symbol

Image of the eye symbol with longer tentacles on the stems: Eye Symbol Extended

Image of the Hokka by @ArtKaree: Hokka 


DMSamuel on Twitter: @DMSamuel

Sam on the Web:

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

D&DeBrief Logo by Amber Seger

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