Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk was one of the final products WotC published for E D&D before the 4E announcement (in fact. Product Blurb: A Dungeons & Dragons super-adventure for characters of levels 8 – Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk is a page D&D super-adventure. Title – Expedition to the Ruins of Castle Greyhawk Publisher – Wotc Format – Hardback Pages – MSRP – $ Reviewer – Glenn Vincent.

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If the real Iuz returns, the disaster could be incalculable. Doom revealed in the end as a Doombot, a robotic double of the real Expedittion, it takes something away from the fight.

This is a very good thing. With the thieves’ aid, the PCs penetrate the ensorceled halls of the guild, risking encounters with invisible beholders, magical guardians, and an army of angry wizards. Grexxor rated fo really liked it Oct 09, Plenty of reasons can tempt the players to keep delving into Zagig’s dungeons, not the least of which is the promise of thrilling adventure and fascinating rewards. Zimmer rated it really liked it Mar 30, Much of the action takes place in the dungeons of Castle Greyhawk.

This adventure is usable as a mini-campaign on its own, a story arc in a Dungeon Master’s regular campaign, or as a series of small side adventures with a big payoff. Iuz’s machinations geryhawk Mordenkainen and the City of Greyhawk are just part of the backdrop playing out behind your players’ exploration of the castle.

For example, both Mordenkainen and Iuz show up to interact with the characters.

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An overview of the city’s districts provides the background you’ll need to make this exciting locale come alive for your players. Mar 21, Darin rated it it was ok Recommends it for: They discover remnants of the Mad Archmage’s mortal experiments while negotiating deadly traps meant to protect his secrets forever. There, two of Mordenkainen’s greyhaqk, the warrior Lord Robilarand Boccobite cleric Riggbyfound the imprisoned Iuz and through Mordenkainen’s manipulation, released the half-demon believing they could just kill him outright once and for all.


This was a poor design decision.

Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: Eric rated it really liked it Jan 25, Rumors dating back centuries suggest that the treasures waiting to be claimed below Castle Greyhawk will make the danger worth risking, the exploits of its heroes worth remembering forever. Fortunately for them, their forays in and out of the castle bring their plight to the attention of the city’s infamous Thieves’ Guild, which has long held the secret of the key’s location.

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Dale Donovan rated it it was ok Jul 04, Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk”. ERGH includes extensive material on the City of Greyhawk, the Green Dragon Inn, various Greyhawk personages and a number of sidetreks that have little or nothing to do with the main plot.

Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk

Thanks for telling us about the problem. When the Fantastic Four fight Dr. Seventh, Greyhawk fans will be familiar with the infamous map of Oerth published in Dragon Annual No. Here they discover lost shrines to Boccob, Zagig’s divine patron, and learn the hard way to appreciate the archmage’s notorious cawtle of humor.

In the company of his apprentice Bigby, the fearless Lord Robilar, and the willful cleric Riggby, the wizard relentlessly explored the ruins of Zagig’s castle, charting its secrets and plundering its priceless treasures.

This chapter provides a rough outline of the castle’s history and structure, with a basic map of its levels and some suggestions on what dangers and treasure each contains. The fiendish tyrant had vanished from his northern empire in Mordenkainen’s youth, leaving savage humanoid hordes and diabolical societies in the ensuing power vacuum.


Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk

The fearless swordsman chased adventure with the enthusiasm of an addict, often venturing into Castle Greyhawk on highly dangerous solo missions, facing every challenge with a wide grin and a clever rejoinder. These days it is home to the cunning General At-Ur Rehmat, who has turned several levels into the barracks and training ho for an army of enslaved savage humanoids vastle to assault the City of Greyhawk at the behest of the demon-god Iuz the Evil.

To the west, in the not-so-distant city of Verbobonc, Riggby has escaped Iuz’s vengeance by dying of natural causes in his twilight years.

This is an extremely nice touch. In the Cairn Hills north of the Free City stands a monument to madness, a crumbling palace of trap-laden halls packed with treasure beyond imagining: The gregarious fighter lord thrilled at the audacity of Mordenkainen’s suggestion. The Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk adventure puts the adventuring party catsle a quest into the depths of the Ruins of Castle Greyhawk to save the Free City from the forces of the foul demigod Iuz the Evil – the half-fiend son of the demon lord Graz’zt and the evil archmage Iggwilv.

Posting Quick Reply – Please Wait. This format is wooden. As Superman comic, bizarro world, as this seems at first blush, when you think expeditino it more, it works and it works well. Chapter 6 In Zagig’s Shadow: