Tomb of Annihilation: Hex crawl procedure

As previously noted, the first half of Tomb of Annihilation largely consists of a hex crawl. This means that, outside of keyed hexes with static encounters, the game in this portion consists of procedurally-generated content. Do the adventurers get lost? Do they have enough supplies? Do they have any random encounters? For my own needs, I … Continue reading Tomb of Annihilation: Hex crawl procedure

Building the framework of a dungeon adventure

Landscape with a Graveyard by Night

I've wanted to try to generate an adventure with the random tables in the new Dungeon Master's Guide since I bought it. Here I present one example of my experimentation. Note that I didn't fudge any rolls - all this reflects actual results. Location-based adventure Because my current "sandbox" campaign focuses on dungeon crawls, I'll start … Continue reading Building the framework of a dungeon adventure