I have a soft spot for hidden shops that seem to pop up and vanish without notice in various old cities across the world. In my experience these are usually book stores containing rare and powerful tomes of knowledge. Today, 4 Winds Fantasy Gaming as given us a magically appearing armory which stocks fabulous items, available to all comers for a price.
As stated in the introduction, this adventure would make for a very entertaining side quest for a group of mid-level characters, perhaps involved in a larger campaign with a more serious tone.
The product itself, all 56 pages, is very well put together. The illustrations are good, the battle maps provided are an added bonus, the text reads well and the items and enemies are enough to give an group of high-fantasy adventurers pause.
In short, I like this adventure quite a bit!
Encounter tables for the journey to the armory are thoughtfully provided, along with a host of unfriendly NPCs, an evil villain for the party to deal with and a resolution that is satisfying to all (should everyone survive)!
At $4.99 - or roughly 1/5th of what you'll spend on the snacks you'd consume with your group on a gaming night, this adventure is well worth the price.
[5 of 5 Stars!]