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After turning himself into a manticore, the self-style wizard-artiste, Mortzengersturm, moved to the crystalline peak of Mount Geegaw to practice his transformation magic without interference. You've been hired to snatch his most prized artifact, the Whim-Wham Stone--or at least some of its eldritch light. A menagerie of magic hybrids, a self-absorbed vampire, more than a few hippogriffs, and of course, the mad manticore himself await!

It's like a Rankin-Bass stop motion special--except it could end in a total party kill. Are you up to the challenge?

Mortzengersturm, The Mad Manticore of the Prismatic Peak is a 5e-compatible adventure for 5-6 players of 3-4th level set in the Land of Azurth. This digital edition contains exclusive extras: a map and brief gazetteer of Yanth Country (the locaiton of Mount Geegaw), and a short excerpt from an upcoming Land of Azurth adventure.

Looking for Mortzengersturm in print? Check out this blogpost for details:

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Dean F September 25, 2018 10:26 pm UTC
I had difficulty opening the PDFs.
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September 25, 2018 8:31 pm UTC
I just bought this as a .pdf a moment ago. None of the internal artwork is appearing.
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Frank D September 25, 2018 4:59 pm UTC
The pdf is missing a lot of artwork. The inside front page, illustrations on page 4, 8 and 10 and more.
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Trey C September 25, 2018 5:09 pm UTC
We've never had that complaint before, and I just downloaded a copy to see if something has changed and all the art is present. Maybe you should try re-downloading?
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Frank D September 25, 2018 10:47 pm UTC
I just redownloaded and got the same thing. Text is there but art is missing from Front inside cover, pages 4, 8, 10, 15, 16-17, 19, 23, 25, and 27. Some of those pages like the inside front cover, are completely blank.
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Frank D September 25, 2018 10:52 pm UTC
Okay, so I just opened it in Acrobat instead of Preview and the artwork is there. It is weird as I rarely use Acrobat and open all pdf's with Preview on the Mac. It's weird that some artwork doesn't show there but not sure why.
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Gus L June 07, 2018 3:31 am UTC
This is a wonderful piece of gonzo adventure - OSR by way of Hanna-Barbera. It's a style that may have faded in recent years, but deserves a look and a play, because at its core tabletop is sitting around and making joke 1/2 the time.
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Michael N February 19, 2018 4:26 am UTC
It’s been a few months. Any progress on POD or purchase?
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Daniel S September 08, 2017 2:22 pm UTC
Any chance of a POD?
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Trey C September 08, 2017 2:59 pm UTC
No POD. Drivethru/RPG doesn't offer the format it is in, unfortunately. It will be back in print in the next few months, though, and we are looking into options to keep it in print permanently.
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Peter C April 18, 2017 12:49 am UTC
Will there be a print version? The cover art is to great to only exist as a pdf...
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Trey C April 18, 2017 12:51 am UTC
There will be, but not POD. The print version will debut at NTrpgcon in June, then be available to order sometime after that.
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Peter C April 18, 2017 1:28 am UTC
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Trey C June 06, 2017 1:09 pm UTC
The print version is available here:
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Peter C June 06, 2017 11:54 pm UTC
I ordered (and received) my copy already! Thanks for the heads up, though.
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This title was added to our catalog on April 17, 2017.