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THE BOOK OF DARK SECRETS is a project that I have been working on behind the scenes for over 2 years now. This project began before the publishing of my current 6 titles, and it is has already been successfully funded on KS but is currently on the last 10 days of IGG, and it really needs some love as the KS campaign gobbled up all interested parties. 

The exact name of the project is called: THE BOOK OF DARK SECRETS D&D5e & Pathfinder and is currently ACTIVE on IGG.

In short, THE BOOK OF DARK SECRETS is really 2 books that will be in Digital, Softcover and Hardcover Print formats.

These 2 books will both be 200+ pages long and will focus on 100% STANDALONE, short, fill-in adventures. These short adventures will typically be between 5-12 pages (and sometimes more) apiece, and this collection of adventures will provide value to DMs and GMs whose gaming sessions have ended earlier than expected, or just to add spice and flavor to an ongoing and existing campaign, or even if a long adventure has lost some steam. These 36 (bot BOTH books) adventures can certainly help with those issues.

BOOK 1 - THE LOST TOMES - Volume 1

This book has 16 short, fill-in adventures for both D&D 5e and Pathfinder, which focuses on a secret society of tarnished heroes that have sworn themselves to destroying evil. The 16 founding members task the adventurers on 16 different adventures, each with a decidedly different theme, such as: assassin’s tools and weapons, bounty hunting, Demonology, siege warfare, recovering lost spell books and much, much more.


There will be 20 short D&D 5e and Pathfinder-compatible adventures in THE BOOK OF DARK SECRETS.

This book focuses on a 20-sigil amulet with 20 powers. These 20 powers can help the adventurers IF they can figure out how to unlock said powers. Also, there are 20 short adventures in this book. This book has an 8-page introductory comic book story by Luiz Prado and an up to 40 pages of material for an inn and tavern called THE WYNTER WYNDS INN AND TAVERN. This tavern has 100 NPC each with profile art and stats. Some NPCs will have an entire page dedicated to fleshing out that character. This tavern will be 3+ levels and the adventures will be quite flavorful and diverse.

Anyone that has pre-ordered via KS, or will pre-order via IGG, all of those backers will get at least THREE, FREE 12” x 18” poster DIGITAL DOWNLOAD maps featuring the floor plans for the 40 page inn and tavern The Wynter Wynds Tavern, found in THE BOOK OF DARK SECRETS (book 2). If there are any extra 12” x 18” poster maps like this made for this project, ALL backers will  receive every one of the 12” x 18” digital downloads that are made for this project. This is as a THANK YOU for pre-ordering on (ended) KS and ACTIVE IGG!


Matthew A. Bogdan

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