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PT8: A 37-page illustrated sourcebook by Monte Cook

This book presents a series of exciting linked adventures that take place in the streets of Ptolus to get your campaign started. These short scenarios are designed to introduce players and player characters to the ins and outs of the city. Characters of 1st or 2nd level who start with these adventures can reasonably expect to be 3rd or even 4th level when they complete them all.

The adventures presented here are episodic, but they are designed to be run together, one after another. They involve gangsters, politics, and a conniving dark elf manipulating events—and the PCs—to get what he wants. By the end, the characters will have met some of the movers and shakers in the city and are likely to have made both allies and enemies. The chapter also includes some short, independent “interludes” that can be inserted at almost any time.

This is one in a series of nine Ptolus PDF releases from Malhavoc Press. When used together, they comprise the entirety of the Ptolus print book. Each one is also usable on its own for city-based fantasy d20 roleplaying campaigns.

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Megan R. [Featured Reviewer]
February 3rd, 2018
OK, so you have this wonderful city setting, what are you going to actually do there? If you are short of prep time or are bedazzled by the possibilities and aren't quite sure where to start, here are four complete adventures plus 'interludes' that pro [...]
March 9th, 2012
pretty bland, simple encounters, forced story line without much to tie together well. railroad in, railroad out... odd. predictable. not anywhere near as interesting as temple of mysteries. you would think this chapter would be better to showcase the [...]
July 20th, 2008
The whole Ptolus setting is a remarkable achievement and is priced appropriately as a PDF. If you are looking for an interesting setting to play in, this one is a good one. If you are looking for something easily adapted to your own world, this probabl [...]
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