Reavers of Harkenwold Encounter TX1

Searching the Cavern

Played in 2.5

XP: 150 (25 each)

  • Nature or Dungeoneering check at each location to look for fungus
    • Fail = Don’t find
    • Moderate DC = 1/3 of total needed
    • Hard DC = 1/2 of total needed
  • Roll of 4+ means random encounter (roll d6 below); 1d4 for first area, then 1d6, 1d8, 1d10
    • Successful group Stealth check = -1 to roll
    • Hard DC Perception check = Not surprised

First Encounter (1-2)

Experience

Level: less than 1 (Trivial)
XP: 300 (50 each)

Enemies
  • 2 Bullywug Croakers – Level 3 Non-minion (150 XP each)

Second Encounter (3-4)

Experience

Level: less then 1 (Easy)
XP: 550 (92 each)

Enemies
  • 2 Bullywug Croakers – Level 3 Non-minion (150 XP each)
  • 2 Gray Oozes – Level 2 (125 XP each)

Third Encounter (5-6)

Experience

Level: 2 (Moderate)
XP: 700 (117 each)

Enemies
  • 2 Bullywug Croakers – Level 3 Non-minion (150 XP each)
  • 2 Gray Oozes – Level 2 (125 XP each)
  • 1 Giant Frog – Level 3 (150 XP)

Tactics

  • Bullywugs
    • Weaken healing enemies in aura
    • Gives healing when critical is scored
    • Poisoned ranged attack with Foul Croak
  • Oozes
    • Both oozes attack the same target, flanking if possible
    • Cumulative effect against defense
  • Giant Frogs
    • Attempt to pull enemy in, swallow them, and get away
    • Swallow enemies at close range
    • Pull enemies close with Grasping Tongue
    • Extra mobility with Prodigious Leap

Scenario

Map from Reavers of Harkenwold T2

  • Lighting: Dark
Terrain
  • Pools
    • Difficult terrain, except for bullywugs and frog
    • Back pool contains dozens of translucent bullywug eggs
  • Boulders and mushroom patches
    • Difficult terrain
  • Pit
    • 15 feet deep
    • 1d10 falling damage
    • Athletics DC 15 to climb out
  • Dragon skull
    • One medium creature can hide inside
    • Provides superior cover for creature inside

Treasure

  • Found in pile of skulls: 144 gp, gold bracelet, bending bolts, Blood Fury Greatsword (treasure 2-a)

Reavers of Harkenwold Encounter TX1

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