West of the Wood 5E Podcasts: Dragonfly/Episode 32

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Dragonfly – Episode 32/Our heroes leave Laresh on the trail of the Witch King. Without warning, their magical coach is destroyed by the arch mage Ecto Webb.

After barely surving the battle with the wizard and a troop of goblins, the party make its way to the coast. Not surprisingly, Darrion is suspicious of Errol the messenger and finds an incriminating letter. It seems that Seveer is meeting an ally nearby and that Darrion’s family is involved. The heroes also learn that a dracolich and rider headed for the Old Wood. The party enter the creepy old forest and make camp.

DM Andrew

The Redeemed (formerly the Forsaken) are:

Joshua plays Darrion, human fighter/warlock
Jeff plays Adoy, gnome mystic
Jen plays Miri, high elf rogue

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West of the Wood 5E Podcasts: Dragonfly/Episode 29

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Dragonfly – Episode 29/ The new year, 567 MY, has begun. The heroes decide to leave the elf faction alone as they continue with their invasion. Instead, the party heads west to deal with the witch king, Seveer!

Soon after leaving the town of Rocken, a witch and her adult blue dragon attack. (Part of the dragon fight was lost due to an issue with the recorder) The party barely survives and continues on to the village of Balthos. However, they find wanted posters for them posted everywhere! After disguising themselves, the heroes leave and go to Hommel.

DM Andrew
The Forsaken are:

Shane plays Fuag, half-orc barbarian
Jeff plays Adoy, gnome mystic
Jen plays Miri, high elf rogue

West of the Wood 5E Podcasts: Dragonfly/Episode 28

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Dragonfly – Episode 28/ The party spend New Year’s Eve in Rocken. Miri gets herself in a lot of trouble, passing out in a tavern and later wandering off with a dark stranger.

As New Year’s Day begins for the year 567 MY, a gathering of the bandit clans is near. Turmoil has erupted in the Southern Territories as someone has been eliminating some of the clans. The heroes are providing security for the meeting when the mysterious faction arrives!
DM Andrew
The Forsaken are:

Joshua plays Darrion, human fighter/warlock
Sarah plays Thorn, high elf paladin
Jeff plays Adoy, gnome mystic
Jen plays Miri, high elf rogue

West of the Wood 5E Podcasts: Dragonfly/Episode 27

 

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Dragonfly – Episode 27/ Our heroes arrive at the town of Rocken with the Festival of the Wind in full swing. All the bandit clans have converged on the settlement as the new year approaches. A meeting between all the bandit lords is about to happen! Turmoil! Intrigue!

DM Andrew
The Forsaken are:
Sarah plays Thorn, high elf paladin
Jeff plays Adoy, gnome mystic
Shane plays Fuag, half-orc fighter
Jen plays Miri, high elf rogue

West of the Wood 5E Podcasts: Dragonfly/Episode 26

 

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Dragonfly – Episode 26/ After the Forsaken secure Stormgryph castle, they decide to scout the area. The heroes explore the villages of Cheslan and Karn. Surprises abound! Multiple newcomers join the party and a bandit lord’s home is blown up!

DM Andrew
The Forsaken are:
Joshua plays Darrion, human fighter/warlock
Sarah plays Thorn, high elf paladin
Jeff plays Adoy, gnome mystic
Shane plays Fuag, half-orc fighter
Jen plays Miri, high elf rogue

West of the Wood 5E Podcasts: Chronicles of Nox/Episode 17

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Chronicles of Nox/ Episode 17
After making it back to the surface, the adventuring party decide to head back to their home, the Seven Arrows Inn. However, on their way home they’re ambushed by assassins and thugs from the Thieves’ Guild.

Later, the Curious Company explores Malakiir Manor, home of the traitor Quarios. It had been cleared out, but the evil high elf left the party a surprise. Sullivan heads out for a night of drinking with his newest paramour and ends up getting knocked out. After the party unite again, they discover a strange tower in the Gold Quarter.

DM Andrew
The Curious Company are:
Joshua plays Sullivan Strange, halfling bard

Jeff plays Carvios, kenku wizard

Shane plays Brihalla, tiefling ranger

Jen plays Dalra, dragonborn barbarian

Sarah plays Olcan, dragonborn cleric

 

Need 166 5E NPCs? Check out the Hirelings and Henchmen handbook at DriveThruRpg!

Cawood Publishing presents Hirelings and Henchmen for 5th Edition! A 117-page Game Master’s guide packed with 166 NPCs.

http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/233492/Hirelings-and-Henchmen

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At the heart of every adventure are unforgettable characters! This collection of NPCs includes hirelings to aid the heroes and henchmen to oppose them. More than twenty monster NPCs, such as drow, lycanthropes, ogres, rakshasas, and vampires, are also included. These fascinating characters will add depth to any RPG fantasy world. The NPCs could also be used as pre-generated characters.

The 117-page book includes:

  • 166 NPCs
  • Hirelings for every class, levels 1-6
  • Henchmen for every class, levels 1-6
  • Over 20 monster NPCs including drow, lycanthropes, ogres, rakshasas, vampire spawn, and vampires.
  • Stunning art by Travis Hanson and Mark Adelhoch
  • NPC tables to build your own NPCs
  • All the characters could be used as pre-generated characters
  • Printer-friendly version available with download

Article about the book from EN World: http://www.enworld.org/forum/content.php?4976-New-Hobby-Releases-In-Stores-PDF-Spotlight-19th-February-2018

Review from the KindGM: https://thekindgm.wordpress.com/2018/02/14/review-hirelings-and-henchmen/

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