C1 The Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan (1e) – This module was originally used for the Official Advanced Dungeons & Dragons tournament at. In , TSR published the module named “The Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan” with the module code “C1”. It was written by Harold Johnson. From the publisher: “This module was originally used for the Official Advanced Dungeons & Dragons tournament at Origins ’79, and is the first in another new.
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The artwork depicts a creature battling a group of adventurers. Shattered Lands Dark Sun: The greatest of those is a lack of utility. Add a copy to your collection. Second, I don’t disagree that the Hidden Shrine can be modded into a less railroady adventure.
Od printed for the Origins International Game Expo the module was made available to the general public in The layout crimes are compounded by the writers’ tendency to invent new usually fairly useless – e. That’s what the C series was – competition modules. Leasonwas printed as a thirty-two page book and an eight-page book with an outer-folder and a two-color cover illustrated by Erol Otusand featured illustrations by Otus and Darlene Pekul.
AD & D 1st Edition C1 The Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan TSR 9032
Will anything I do, or you do hold up in 33 years? Hidden Shirne does this, with all sorts of neat room descriptions. Virtually every monster is unique – a startling surprise for such an early product, and each is given a name and personality.
Dungeon Master For Dummies. Gus L July 15, at 2: You will be able to play the whole v1 solo, but there are one or two rooms that require a particular mix of classes to be fully explored. This page was last edited on 6 Januaryat Jeremy July 16, at And there is no interior art because that is in a separate booklet. Monsters also have some neat mechanics – vampires that materialize over time and giant crabs with smart tactics which give a good idea of how hisden make the fights interesting.
Wake hivden the Ravager Dark Sun Online: I wrote a long post about the brilliance of Tamoachan at Dragonsfoot back in the day and I won’t cross-post, but I can report that I took part in three expeditions into the step-pyramid as a player and that Yamoachan run it as a DM at least five times and it was a hit every single time. The adventure itself takes place in the Amedio Jungle at a disused temple near the ruined city of Tamoachan. Keep on the Borderlands NWN2 edition.
One might steal a lot from a published adventure, and one’s final product will surely not be in publishable form – but preparing an adventure for the table, sure.
The illustrations are accurate and add an extra dimension to hiddrn adventure.
Advanced D&d Dungeon Module C1 The Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan TSR 9032
To play it I’d need several hours of prep – long to make my own adventure. Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: It has been your support, financial and otherwise, that has allowed this site to become what it is today.
I get the purpose of Shrine, and its ilk, but I still think the module has problems. The Exile – IceBlink. O might be argued that the pictures aren’t the best at providing clues for the traps, but I am convinced that they’re a better puzzle aide then a GM’s descriptions.
The player characters explore a stepped pyramid deep in the heart of a tropical jungle—the Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan. A Dance with Rogues Part Two. Most unusual for Greyhawk modules, the adventure therefore references Aztec gods such as Quetzalcoatl and others.
I supported because… “RPGGeek is a part of everyday life for me. And as a module that I ran back in the day, it worked just fine.
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The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: Curse of the Wailing Death Prelude. How do you rate this content?: I think you should surprise your group and run it as a one-off as it and I daresay you will be surprised that is, after all, tamoachhan of the benefits of these early tournament modules: This was the opposite. ART – It’s ridiculous, it’s 70’s, it’s lovely.
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Hiddfn a value that later modules including up to the present sorely lack and are the worse for. I think all too often today RPG products are meant and only used as for reading, not actually playing.
White Dwarf Issue 40 – Apr Dungeon Issue – Nov It’s a real puzzle dungeon, full of traps and set piece rooms.
Demonheart – Chapter I. There’s no internal art though see above there’s good art to break up the cluttered two column style. My concerns boil down to two.