Adventurer's Vault 2 (Dungeons & Dragons 4th Ed: Supplement) by Rob Heinsoo, Eytan Bernstein

By Rob Heinsoo, Eytan Bernstein

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What Flynn had omitted from his account was the fate he was supposed to face. He was supposed to end up in a hag’s cookpot. Flynn set his cap jauntily on his handsome head. Sure, he was worried about his friends, but he had a mission to perform, and perform it he would. He would succeed where the others had failed. Yes, Willow was brave and Katria was good-hearted, but Flynn was lucky, and there was no more useful quality than that. He mounted Stinger’s yellow-striped back and the two of them flew out by the river.

Duels occur when faeries do battle—either rules encourage fast-paced, exciting stories that don’t stumble over physical clashes with fists tracking numbers or The way to read a fairy tale is to throw or swords, or magical yourself in. looking up charts. ones using arcane forces. —W. H. Auden In a duel, each faery divides her dice pool into attack and defense pools. If your faery rolls Essence represents your faery’s magical life force, used to overcome challenges, activate more successes in her attack pool than her foe Gifts, work magic, and even alter reality to does in her defense pool, the foe loses a mote change the story itself.

Zach says he’ll spend Essence to have the hag run away at the sight of the mighty sprite. The Narrator decides to disallow this plot twist, since it isn’t a very exciting way to end the adventure and doesn’t seem plausible. Rather than simply refusing the plot twist, however, the Narrator suggests that Zach could instead spend 3 Essence motes to have Flynn’s bravery inspire the children, who escape the cage and come help the sprite fight the hag. Against All Odds Summoning every bit of resolve, your plucky faery shoots an apple off her friend’s head, figures out how to open the magically locked door, or hides from the goblin patrol.

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