Posted on April 27, 2017
I’ve been DMing for a group of five players: a Human Bard called Luciano (but everyone called him Lucy, to his dismay); a Dwarf Barbarian who always forgot to rage; an Elven Rogue; a Human Ranger; and a Gnome Druid with a riding dog as an animal companion.
The story started when the group found a keep where a friendly NPC was being held captive. The keep was overrun with orcs, more than the party could handle in a straight up fight. The keep was pretty small, and mostly consisted of three towers, some walls, and a main building.
The party managed to draw a few orcs from the keep and kill them in an ambush. The plan was for the Barba…