Quest - Retro and Old School
A call out for your retro, throwbacks to the first years of gaming!
Throw out your highfalutin', artistic, aspirations for GOLD! Go Old School with win fabulous prizes and the respect and envy of your peers! We're talkin' nitty gritty dorito dust covered dice and crumpled character sheets hack and slash monster killing treasure finding artifact hunting dragon slaying Lord of the Ring's plagiarizing classic fantasy!
Unbury your 10x10 rooms with a chest protected by ogres behind an altar!
Release your bandits led by an Evil Overlord Drow Bandit King Cult Leader.
Give us your wandering monster lists, critical hit charts and fumble tables.
We want the traps, the iron spikes, the ropes, the taverns with bar wenches and all your magical weapon shops. Dig it all out and let us relive our glory days.
On top of all this Old School madness, Murometz has sponsored a $100 prize for the winner(s) of the quest.
In old school style, we will offer the prize in chart form:
|# Subs||% Prize Breakdown|
|1d8||1st place = 100|
|2d8+7||1st/2nd = 67/33|
|>2d12||1/2/3 = 50/25/25|
The classic swamp, filled with a purveying dampness and faint mist. Clouds of buzzing biting insects drift over vast expanses of soggy marsh and brackish water. Lone trees tilt towards the sky, struggling against the purveying rot.
Swamplands are a unique environment and therefore offer you unique game play options.
This article will give you ideas on how to bring your swamps to life and make the most of these interesting settings - regardless of how powerful the PCs are.
Official Quest Entries
In the middle of summer a small town is beset by a blizzard that enshrouds it in a blanket of snow. The cause is unknown and all contact with the town is lost. The player characters are hired to investigate the town and put a stop to the blizzard if at all possible.
(An adventure written in the more rigid and hand holding "old school" style and quality level of original fantasy adventure modules from the early to mid 1980's)
Just the thing for making your demon-infested two-handed sword from Hell!
The fearsome horror of the Drow-Beholder-Liche!
“Two forgotten places there be- Still and Limbo,
Still where Time is forever Still,
Limbo where Naught is ever Remembered.”