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Thewizard63
September 20, 2007
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.416667
Foray into the Forest of the Frog King    Dungeons  (Forest/ Jungle)   (Rooms/ Halls)

Enter the Kingdom of Frog King in search of Treasure. What deal will you have to strike to get out alive?

Wulfhere
September 18, 2007
Hits: 4640
Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 4.750000
Place of the Embalmers    Dungeons  (Any)   (Rooms/ Halls)

Before the honored dead are placed in their sarcophagi of alabaster, they come to the Villa of the Embalmers.

Stomphoof
September 17, 2007
Hits: 3192
Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.375000
Cultist Cell    Dungeons  (Other)   (Rooms/ Halls)

A cell of cultists hidden in a city.  These people seek to bring a dark god of antiquity back into the world.  Can you stop them?  WILL you stop them?

Strolen
September 16, 2007
Hits: 3003
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.500000
Saving Plague    Dungeons  (Any)   (Rooms/ Halls)

The players have a chance to cure the plague that has sprouted up upon their travels. Will they choose to do the right thing and help bring health back to the region?

valadaar
September 14, 2007
Hits: 3695
Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.071429
Diamonds and the Deluge    Dungeons  (Mountains)   (Rooms/ Halls)

A fantastic fortune in the remains of a drowned realm.

Dragon Lord
September 13, 2007
Hits: 4395
Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 3.777778
The Nobleman's Daughter    Dungeons  (Other)   (Puzzles)

When a young noblewoman goes missing the real cause may not at first be apparent.

valadaar
September 9, 2007
Hits: 3374
Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.125000
Of Pines and Roses    Dungeons  (Any)   (Rooms/ Halls)

A tough climb for a source of wonderous healing…

Dragonlordmax
September 9, 2007
Hits: 3815
Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.000000
The Tomb of Agellar    Dungeons  (Plains)   (Rooms/ Halls)

This is the tomb of an ancient knight, later made politician. He fought in countless battles, and his fabled armour is said to have been buried with him.

Scrasamax
September 4, 2007
Hits: 4801
Comments: 18
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.777778
Bedizens Traveling Dungeon    Dungeons  (Plains)   (Rooms/ Halls)

A traveling dungeon of canvas and props…

JohnnFour
September 3, 2007
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.571429
Library of the Ancients    Dungeons  (Water)   (Rooms/ Halls)

Here is an example 5 Room Dungeon to inspire your contest entries. In your campaign, you’ll need to flesh out some of the details, but this skeleton format is perfect for GMs to pick up and customize for their own memorable sessions.

MoonHunter
August 30, 2007
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.700000
Pegoran Spirit Room    Dungeons  (Any)   (Rooms/ Halls)

"Calm your mind"," the mage said. "I can’t" says Raygar. "It is like my thoughts are echoing in here. It is so loud!" The mage tried to shift the burly bandit, to drag him out of the room. "This is a prayer room, what to ..." The mage practically leapt to the dais. Sitting in the center he sank in a position of reflection and prayed. The mage heard the click. The bandit sighed slightly in the tiniest relief. The mage began to drag the bandit out of the room, heading to and opening one of the doors.

manfred
August 1, 2007
Hits: 3684
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.700000
Iron Ladder    Dungeons  (Any)   (Traps)

What’s this round thing on the wall…

MindForge
May 13, 2007
Hits: 3753
Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.083333
Poch’Agoura, the Dread Walker    Dungeons  (Any)   (Ecology)

Spoken only in legends and even then in hushed whispers, Pochâ??Agoura is a name that sends children scurrying into their parents beds. Most people do not believe the old legends that the Dread Walker once subjected the entire world to an endless dark, a mindless machine of destruction that corrupted all in his path. But you see there is always a little fact in legends and myths and this is no different.

dark_dragon
May 7, 2007
Hits: 4168
Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.000000
The Spider's Basin    Dungeons  (Any)   (Traps)

A simple, effective dungeon trap that satisfies the requirements to be used several times and without decaying.

manfred
March 6, 2007
Hits: 8483
Comments: 23
Ideas: 3
Votes: 12 / 4.750000
The Tower of Ash    Dungeons  (Other)   (Style)

When want and famine stalk the land, a strange tower of ashes appears in the village common, a tower holding the sacrifices of the unworthy.  Those who have the courage may reclaim these treasures…

Scrasamax
October 30, 2006
Hits: 12466
Comments: 18
Ideas: 0
Votes: 14 / 4.785714
Ullhyr T'Lar-Yin    Dungeons  (Underground)   (Style)

Do you know of the most precious of my stones? You should be familiar with the Jewels of the Jaw, you have several my dear.

Shadoweagle
October 26, 2006
Hits: 7335
Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.555556
The Town Eater    Dungeons  (Any)   (Style)

For three long days the violent storm had ravaged the town of Iolinas, and the townsfolk had begun to wonder if it would ever end. Strangely, towards the end of the third day, the rain stopped suddenly, though the winds still buffetted the town relentlessly; some townsfolk thought it was finally the break in the storm. Others thought it was a portent of worse things to come… These people were correct.

Incarnadine
September 26, 2006
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Comments: 41
Ideas: 0
Votes: 19 / 5.000000
A Gasp of Glass    Dungeons  (Other)   (Style)

On a sprawling mound of steel and rust and hate sits a clockwork castle, the technological dread that is a machineâ??s delusion.

Scrasamax
August 29, 2006
Hits: 9288
Comments: 26
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.583333
Limberlost    Dungeons  (Forest/ Jungle)   (Ecology)

Ages past the Woodking fell into a deep and terrible slumber, and from the fever of his dreams and nightmares the wooden dungeon of Limberlost grew.

valadaar
August 23, 2006
Hits: 8598
Comments: 23
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.500000
The Grinder    Dungeons  (Other)   (Rooms/ Halls)

The Grinder was instituted as a capital punishment for the worst murderers and criminals.

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       By: Grendel

The Door

A nifty little encounter appropriate for any powerful sorcerer/magically adept monsters lair.

When the party have penetrated to an appropriatly impressive level/room they encounter The Door, this door is a vessel through which the Sorcerer/Monster can safely work against any intruders, the door is heavy duty iron bound studded oak wrought with craft skill and magic, set in the middle is a crystal orb, once the party get within a preset distance the orb flickers briefly as the door warns its "master" of the intruders, the master can then effectivly possess the door itself, this means that all movement the door is capable of (i.e. opening and closing) come under the control of the master, the master can also cast spells from the door as if he were there himself, all the while any damage that is inflicted in return merely damages the door, this will in effect ruin any of the parties chances of surprise, allow the master to assess the parties abilities while remaining safe and sound and finally will probably cause the party to waste some of their juicier items/spells on a chunk of wood and iron, and if the master happens to have a deadly spell or three it could also reduce the size of the party,

Of course if you wanted to be really nasty you could have the door open to admit one person and then slam shut on the second person (squish) whilst blasting away with every spell in the mastrs repetoir

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