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Wondrous Adventures By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $20.00
A WONDROUS SET OF ADVENTURES AWAITS YOU! Can you help a noble knight to return to her eternal rest? The village of Dùn Loachas is under siege - will you save the day? Can you survive the... More > dungeon of the mad god Arawn? Will you come to the aid of the Shield Maiden of Iasgairen? In these adventures your players face a variety of challenges requiring multiple skill sets! In Eternal Knight the party must defend the tomb of a long dead knight from an ancient evil. In Clash at Fort Valour, the party is drafted to defend the village of Fort Valour from a band of marauders attacking every quarter of the beleaguered city. In Wycked Summons the party is thrust into a head-to-head race to complete a dungeon faster before another party, to save their lives! Lastly, in Wayward Maiden, the party must save a local Shield Maiden from the clutches of pirates bent on bloody revenge! This 66 page tome contains 4 one-shot adventures, for 4-6 PCs of Levels 4-8, and is sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere!< Less
Cavalier Attitude, Volume II, Issue 2 By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Welcome to the fourth issue of Cavalier Attitude. This zine focuses on the Old School Revival in fantasy role-playing. OSRIC is my retro-clone of choice, but I will cover other games systems as well,... More > as interest and time permit. The zine is publishing quarterly. The first issue was published in September 2017, and is also available here on Lulu.com. The fourth issue’s contents include the following: an article introducing the WARRIOR MONK, a medieval western PC; an article detailing SHADOW GNOMES an evil sub-race of gnomes who dwell in the Under-Realm ; a set of 6 pre-generated player characters; an exclusive OSR adventure, “THE CRYSTAL TAVERN”: a hardscrabble hostelry in the Under-Realm; a showcase of Old School art; synopses of my recently published books; and a roundup of role-playing social media posts. This zine is sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere! Thanks for checking us out!< Less
Sea Hag's Folly By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $7.50
In this adventure the players are tasked with aiding the citizens of Inverdale, a peaceful fishing village that has come under attack from sahuagin, lizard men and crabmen. These aquatic invaders... More > have waylaid ships and attacked their crews, searching for something under orders from someone known as "The Mistress". The villagers are concerned the “something” may be the strange metallic rock that fell from the sky and was recovered by the crew of the sailing ship Ēostre. Their concerns became real fears when the local druid informs the mayor her natural allies report the Ēostre was attack by aquatic humanoids and was seen foundering some miles up the coast! Your party of heroes is asked to investigate the wreck of the Ēostre, determine the cause of these attacks, and save the village before it is overrun by invaders? This 28 page adventure, for 4-6 PCs of Levels 2-4, offers three 3-4 hour sessions, for 9-12 hours of total play time. It is sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere!< Less
Clash at Fort Valour By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $7.50
The village of Dùn Loachas (Fort Valour in the Common tongue) is a walled village under the control and protection of the Lord of the city-state of Dùn Bhriste. Dùn Loachas is... More > located on the borderlands between nations and the shining city of Dùn Bhriste is far away. For all practical purposes, the folk here are on their own. The village has seen its fair share of attacks and has a well trained militia. The folk are proud of their role as vanguards of justice on their nation’s frontier. Late one night you come upon the village while seeking shelter. The guards are polite, it seems a safe place, and its border location might provide lucrative “opportunities” for adventurers. However, during that first night’s stay the city comes under attack and you’re pressed into service, fighting to defend the village. In fact you’re fighting to save your life, as the assault forces intend to leave no survivors. Outmanned and desperate, the villagers of Dùn Loachas are counting on you - will you save the day?< Less
Knightly Tournaments By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $7.50
The thunder of hooves and the roar of the crowd. The deafening clash of a lance striking metal. Salute your opponent, because it’s time to joust! This guide focuses on setting forth rules for... More > simulating medieval tournament style mounted and unmounted combat for use with OSRIC and 1E compatible retro-clones, although its rules (focused on alternating ability checks) are compatible with most fantasy RPGs. I also include three different tournament scenarios, so your players will be strapped to a warhorse and hammering down a list at their opponent or charging into a tournament mêlée in little to no time! They are written to be flexible and may be used with any level party. This 22 page rule book also contains three exciting tournament combat scenarios to use with your players, and is sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere!< Less
The Anti-Paladin By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $7.50
If you’ve ever wanted to let loose evil incarnate on your Old School fantasy role playing campaign, this book is for you! This 36 page book contains a BRAND NEW NPC/PC CLASS for use with... More > OSRIC, 1E and compatible Old School retro-clones: the treacherous and dark hearted ANTI-PALADIN! This supplement provides detailed rules for creating dark knights, with everything the GM needs to incorporate the class and its fearsome companions into their campaign. You get a fully detailed OSR character class; descriptions of the class’ armour, weapons and equipment; details on followers and companions; class specific magic items: and FOUR FULLY DETAILED examples of anti-paladins to get you and your players right into the action! You will meet four dark knights of different levels, each complete and ready to play with a back story, present whereabouts, gear and magic items, detailed follower information, mercenary troop descriptions, and maps and descriptions of their fortifications.< Less
Zero Level Player Rules By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $7.50
This 20 page rules supplement and adventure module contains a new system for creating ZERO LEVEL PLAYER CHARACTERS for use in your Old School campaign! I created these rules as both a way of... More > introducing new players to RPGs and a way for seasoned players to form a new adventuring party forged from a close knit group. I provide a detailed, step by step character creation technique, with new features such as player origins, created with the intention of helping players invest in their avatars and creating character connections. I also include an exciting adventure, “The Lair of the Toad”, to help the newly created PCs bond as a group. Intended for 4-6 characters of 0 level, the module find your players, who are childhood friends, meeting a traveler, in the person of would-be eleven sage Alura Morrowgan, who seeks their assistance in recovering her heirloom signet ring, which was lost in the market square. This fun introductory adventure is easily playable in a 2-3 hour session.< Less
Cavalier Attitude, Volume II, Issue 1 By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $2.00
Welcome to the third issue of Cavalier Attitude. This zine focuses on the Old School Revival in fantasy role-playing. OSRIC is my retro-clone of choice, but I will cover other games systems as well,... More > as interest and time permit. The zine is publishing quarterly. The first issue was published in September 2017, and is also available here on Lulu.com. The third issue’s contents include the following: an article on collecting old RPG materials with one avid collector; an article detailing DEEP DWARVES an evil sub-race of dwarves who dwell in the Under-Realm ; a set of 6 pre-generated player characters; an exclusive one-page OSR adventure, “SEA HAG’S FOLLY”: a seaside village battles aquatic humanoids (for 4-6 players of levels 2-4); a showcase of Old School art; synopses of my recently published books; and a roundup of role-playing social media posts. This zine is sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere! Thanks for checking us out!< Less
Cavalier Attitude, Volume I, Issue 2 By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $2.00
Welcome to the second issue of Cavalier Attitude. This zine focuses on the Old School Revival in fantasy role-playing. OSRIC is my retro-clone of choice, but I will cover other games systems as well,... More > as interest and time permit. The zine is publishing quarterly. The first issue was published in September 2017, and is also available here on Lulu.com. The second issue’s contents include the following: an article on 8 Reasons to Check Out OSRIC; a set of 6 pre-generated player characters; a NEW COLUMN containing an exclusive one-page OSR adventure, THE SHRINE OF THE TITANS”: this high level adventure is for 4-6 players of levels 8-10; a showcase of Old School art, by myself and others; synopses and information on my recently published books; and a roundup of role-playing social media posts. This zine is sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere! Thanks for checking us out!< Less
The Bloody Barrow By Louis Kahn
eBook (PDF): $7.50
You thought you had found a peaceful farm to spend the night at. But all is not as it seems: the farmer’s son has been missing for 5 days! The young fool went seeking fame and fortune in an... More > ancient barrow mound. Now his fate rests in your hands, can you rescue him from the Barrow of Blood? In this adventure your players are tasked with finding and rescuing a missing sage and, if possible, completing his final quest and recovering the lost treasures he was seeking in an ancient barrow mound. Inside the barrow mound your players will face a host the vampire court of a long dead kingdom, and all their undead and demonic minions! It’s up to them to stop these evil beings from breaking free and laying waste to the countryside. So sharpen those stakes and pull out the garlic, it’s time for some vampire hunting! This 28 page book contains a horror themed one-shot adventure, for 4-6 PCs of Levels 6-8, sure to please discerning GMs and players everywhere!< Less