Before this tale begins in earnest, understand I design my own adventures. So imagine my players’ surprise when I finally loaded them into a pre-planned adventure.
At least, that's what they thought.
In actuality, the ‘module’ was a list of who dies first... because I felt like running a death trap. And by that I mean THE death trap: The infamous Tomb of Horrors.
Needless to say, none of them survived. But one surprised me—Groddic Hammerstrike, a level ten Dwarven fighter.
He dodged trap after trap, a Minotaur on its home turf, and a demented 13 level Wizard. This character—played by my best friend Daniel—single handedly…Read more