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Critical Hits #32 - War in Midwinter

Critical Hits #32 - War in Midwinter

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Critical Hits #32 ? War in Midwinter
an encounter by Simon Lucas

D20 System

13 Pages/color
Encounter Level 9

Critical Hits is a series of fantasy encounters created to be dropped into any existing campaign as an interesting diversion from the main storyline or played as a single evening's entertainment. This popular range of products provides DM and player alike with unusual and interesting, sometimes comical but always memorable encounters.

In War in Midwinter, the characters find themselves embroiled in the climactic part of the struggle for the future of the remote town of Midwinter. The party find themselves forced to marshal the town's scanty defenses against an almost overwhelming force of bandits, who lust after the town's riches.

War in Midwinter is the second of a two-part Christmas Critical Hit. The encounter can be played alone or as a conclusion to the first part, Fear in Midwinter. For a place that's covered in snow, Midwinter could be the hottest location in your games this holiday season!

  • Versatile - Critical Hits can easily be used as a distraction in an ongoing campaign or as a one-shot short scenario

  • Memorable - Each Critical Hits encounter is crammed with unforgettable NPCs and situations that encourage creative role-playing

  • Value for Money - At $3.75, Critical Hits are easy to pick up and hard to put down!

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August 6th, 2004
This adventure is the second, in a two-part series (the previous adventure -- 4 of 5 stars -- is, "Fear in Midwinter"). It is playable as a stand-alone, but I highly recommend you invest in the previous adventure, and play that first, with [...]
March 3rd, 2004
Hot on the heels of "Fear in Midwinter" comes the follow-up. The bandits, only mentioned in the first adventure, close in on the town which is defenseless after the loss of its sheriff and its militia. The PCs must do what they can to defend [...]
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File Last Updated:
December 24, 2003
This title was added to our catalog on December 24, 2003.