[Review] The Price of Evil (NGR); A Black Belt in OSR Horror

[Toolkit]The Price of Evil (2015)Zzarchov Kowolski Lvl ??? (1-4 should do you fine) Disclaimer: Sponsorish content The term toolbox or toolkit is a sort of OSR-slang for ‘I fucked this together without any thought of how to organize or implement this and I can’t be bothered to sort this out so there you go’ but … More [Review] The Price of Evil (NGR); A Black Belt in OSR Horror

[Review] Eructation of the Goblin Troll (LL); Nightmares From When We Were Young

[Adventure]Eructation of the Goblin Troll (2017)Unbalanced Dice GamesMid Level Unbalanced Dice Games is an unknown author who creates strange, compelling, genuinely original works of D&D, far from the light of Appendix N, devoid of ostentation, conversational description, with crude hand-drawn art, and the results are often good, always fascinating, and this entry is no exception. … More [Review] Eructation of the Goblin Troll (LL); Nightmares From When We Were Young

[Review] The Trail of Stone & Sorrow / The Gem Prison of Zardax (NGR); Kowolski Double Feature

A double feature of the true Avant-garde King himself, we are proud to feature the sublime Gem Prison of Zardax and throw in the small bonus adventure the Trail of Stone & Sorrow. [Adventure]The Trail of Stone & Sorrow (2014)Zzarchov KowolskiLow Levels The bonus adventure first. This one hails from a time honored tradition of … More [Review] The Trail of Stone & Sorrow / The Gem Prison of Zardax (NGR); Kowolski Double Feature

[Review] Under the Waterless Sea (NGR); Minor loss of fidelity

[Adventure]Under the Waterless Sea (2014)Zzarchov KowolskiLow levels (2-4?) Disclaimer: Sponsorish Content The Kowolski Omnibuscrawl continues. A laudably ambitious entry, hampered by some problems of organization and implementation. The customary Kowolski sandbox is expanded to involve the fate of an entire Island Kingdom, and it’s a predecessor to Kowolski’s best module, the spectacular Thulian Echoes! Underwater … More [Review] Under the Waterless Sea (NGR); Minor loss of fidelity

[Review] The Destruction Contraption (LL); Machine Level

[Adventure]The Destruction Contraption (2017)Unbalanced Dice GamesLow Levels (2-4 should be about right, lots of AC < 5) Back in the days of Castle Greyhawk and the famous lake Geneva Campaign, there were tales of a level designed by Rob Kuntz that was supposed to have been composed of machinery, with escalators, treadmills, industrial presses, slot … More [Review] The Destruction Contraption (LL); Machine Level

[Review] S4 Lost Caverns of Tsojcanth (AD&D); Enigma

[Adventure]Lost Caverns of Tjocanth (1982)Gary Gygax (TSR)Lvl 6 – 10 The famous S module series stood for ‘Special’, denoting a departure from the usual procedure of adventuring and the ambition to do things differently. Of the original four module run, three of which were written by Gary Gygax, and among them was numbered the legendary … More [Review] S4 Lost Caverns of Tsojcanth (AD&D); Enigma

[Review] The Gnomes of Levnec (NGR); Modus Operandi

[Adventure]The Gnomes of Levnec (2013)Zzarchov Kowolski (Neoclassical Geek Revival)Low levels Disclaimer: Sponsored Content. Gotta get the review backlog to reasonable levels. Gnomes of Levnec is a Kowolski regular. The characters are introduced into a semi-naturalistic low-fantasy environment that has several ongoing difficulties and there is no pre-fixed resolution that will satisfy all of them. Gnomes … More [Review] The Gnomes of Levnec (NGR); Modus Operandi

[Review] The Saint of Bruckstadt (Lotfp 3PP); Old Powers

[Adventure]The Saint of Bruckstadt (2021)Markus Schauta (Gazer Press)Lvl 1 Disclaimer: Sponsored Content There is still power in Lotfp. It’s star, once bright and fierce, has dimmed in this evil age. But there is still a lingering heat in its embers, and with time perhaps it can be rekindled into a blazing star once again. The … More [Review] The Saint of Bruckstadt (Lotfp 3PP); Old Powers

[Review] Wizard’s Vengeance (Lotfp 3PP); Tribute

[Adventure]Wizard’s Vengeance (2021)Filip Gruszczyński (Self-Published)Lvl ??? Disclaimer: Sponsored Content but fuck that noise, get this one now!!! Sometimes there is a charming synchronicity to events. My first donation after my revisitation of all the works of James Raggi, and what could it be but a homage to Tower of the Stargazer, with genes from Death … More [Review] Wizard’s Vengeance (Lotfp 3PP); Tribute

[Review] The Garden of Al-Astorion (C&C); The sweet taste of Sword & Sorcery

[Adventure]The Garden of Al-Astorion (2006)Gabor Lux (E.D.M.T.)Castles & CrusadesLvl 6 -9 I have been on my best behavior and thus, like all good boys, I deserve a treat. The treat is Gabor Lux’s Garden of Al-Astorion, a free module for Castles & Crusades positively dripping with S&S. Ah, Sweet S&S Modules, how often do you … More [Review] The Garden of Al-Astorion (C&C); The sweet taste of Sword & Sorcery