Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: Cave Entrance/Exit

8. Raid Party Storage Area The tunnel widens ahead as it rises to the surface. You can see the edges of the cave’s maw just beyond the next turn. To the immediate West sits a hastily constructed wooden door. Light. … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: Goblin Guardians

7. Goblin Southern Watch Ever since the battle that took place in Room 4, the goblins have left guards at this location, watching the small cliff. If the PCs approach from the South, read: The ceiling of the tunnel rises … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: ZOMBIES!

4. Restless Cavern This was the site of a fierce battle between a squad of goblins, and the adventuring guild members now turned hostage. The adventurers were lucky to get out of there with only a single casualty. When the … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: Dwarven Campsite

2. Arcanaxe Camp When the player characters enter the room, read: You open the door to a crowded chamber slightly larger than the last. Your eye is drawn to two massive stalagmites in the southwest corner where just behind them … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: Tunnels General Info and Dwarven Guard Room

The Verdinan Tunnels Formed by a now rerouted underground river cutting into stone, the Verdinan Tunnels are also known as the Twisted Caverns. The people of Verdinan did some light mining here before the goblin raid that wiped out the … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: Verdinan

Part 1: The Twisted Caverns The adventure begins as the player characters are traveling along the Trader’s Road on their way to the overgrown path leading to Verdinan, about three hours South of Byr. If they are following an adventure … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ruins of the West Wood: Overview and Quest Hooks

Overview The first part of the Ancient Ruins of the West Wood begins with the characters receiving their quest to the Ancient ruins in the forgotten village of Verdinan, now overgrown and mostly destroyed. Once there, they discover the entrance … Continue reading

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