THE DEMONWEB PITS? The Expedition to the Demonweb Pits campaign adventure is designed to begin with four to six 9th-level DUNGEONS & DRAGONS®. The Queen of the Demonweb Pits represents the conclusion of the Giants and Drow collection of modules, all of which have been previously. Like a monstrous spiderweb spun across the very fabric of the planes, the plane known as the Demonweb Pits is formed of interwoven strands of planar matter.
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Unwary travelers who get stuck on the strands often become the prey of fiendish spiders, myrlochars, demons, or creatures that are even worse. Queen of the Demonweb Pits was the tournament dungeon for the Origins game convention. Possibly with more demons than usual. The dungeon introduces Lolth’s handmaidens, the demonic Yochlol.
Thaas is an ancient magical elven bow dedicated to slaying demons. Anonymous February 4, at 3: The sole edifice here is a tower made of bones. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Dark Sun Dark Sun: At the end of Vault of the Drowthe characters find an astral gate leading to the Abyssal realm of Lolth, Demon Queen of Spiders, goddess of the drow elves and architect of the plot involving hill giants, frost giants, fire giants, kuo-toa and drow.
Shattered Lands Dark Sun: Shattered Lands Dark Sun: I also appreciate that, while the battles will be unforgiving, it is possible to destroy Lolth forever. Queen of the Demonweb Pits. The Shield of Weeping Ghosts. Sometimes, I prefer things a little rough around the edges; it gives me an excuse to roll up my sleeves and make it shine.
The demon lord Graz’zt seeks to form an alliance with Lolth against Orcus. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I was always the GM for my group, and so never got to play in any of these “classic” modules.
Spider form aside, there’s no reason why Lolth has to take the spider motif to a gimmicky degree.
At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal pita. I don’t believe he had one, at least not one he was happy with. As petitioners, they take on a decidedly fiendish yet wretched appearance, though they are still clearly drow – even those few who were not drow as mortals. But that could just be the aracnaphobia talking.
GROGNARDIA: Retrospective: Queen of the Demonweb Pits
David Sutherland Gary Gygax. Dragondown Grotto Red Hand of Doom. I always loved imagining what might happen in that vacuum.
Demonweb turned out to be an experience I had many times in my gaming life – a module that came nowhere near the hype. While he is doing this, Rule-of-Three spreads word among the drow that their goddess is coming pihs the Prime Material Plane to wage the eternity war against their hated cousins, the surface elves and their god, Corellon Larethian.
One idea that never, ever occurred to demonwrb is what happens to the Demonwebs after Lloth is slain. One of the things that I found interesting about the module was that it truly did present the gods in a different light.
Anthony Los Angeles February 4, at 1: I agree with all your comments. Book 2 – “Green and Pleasant Land”.
The Demonweb Pits
Expedition to the Demonweb Pits received a mixed reaction on its release. Cold Steel and Secrets. The adventure was written by Wolfgang Baur and Gwendolyn F. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: This, frankly, is a dire state of affairs — leaving things in the hands of the editor or line director, to wrap up eventually, definitely leads to products that are of a lower standard than they need to be.
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Please review your cart. I’ll always look upon this adventure with much fondness. Gamer Dude February 4, at 2: Hamlet February 4, at 1: Book 3 – “To Foreign Shores”. The end result was a very uneven module, equal parts gold and dross.
I’ve heard something about the Sunless Sea, but not much else. Eldritch Wizardry Supplement IV: They could not come up with more original stuff for this far flung dimension than just the typical dungeon fare? Dragonlance deities Forgotten Realms deities Greyhawk deities. His artwork laid the foundation for many of the artists who followed by establishing the look of iconic monsters, such as demons, orcs, and mind flayers.
The central premise of the module — confronting Lolth on her home plane — remains a powerful and attractive one. Fire in the Blood.
To me, it’s exactly the kind of bizarre turn that seems right when dealing with otherplanar beings, even demons perhaps especially demons. The player characters make their way through Lolth’s webs, where they are confronted by her minions, slaves, guards and captives. Dragonlance deities Forgotten Realms deities Greyhawk deities. Demonwweb of a Mage.