Having traveled into the edges of the Deepwood, the group has defeated an orc patrol and discovered the entrance to a cavern. From the grisly trophies and totems outside, it looks to be infested with goblins.
Dungeon: Goblins ER 4
1) Locked door- pass 2d6
3)Trap- Pietre fails to notice a trip wire and triggers a crude trap. His quick reflexes prevent him from being impaled as a spear stabs from the floor.
4) Big Bad! 9 goblins 1HW led by Rep 5 goblin with bow of seeking!
Group wins In Sight, Wilhelm shoots goblin, killing it. Heinrich misses. Leopold, Pietre, Friedrich, Johann charge. Leopold 1 OD, Pietre takes 1 OOF, Friedrich 1 OOF, Johann 1 OOF. 5 goblins charge. Leopold 1 OD, Pietre 1 Stunned, Friedrich 1 OD, Johann 1OD,. Big Bad Goblin fires at Leopold- hits, Leopold stunned. Next round, Wilhelm misses. Johann, Pietre, and Friedrich charge- Big Bad Gooblin fires and misses! Johann stuns the Big Bad Goblin. The other two finish him and the remaining goblin.
Recover Bow of Seeking, 4 talos, 2 food, 9 HW.
5) Secret passage!
6) Noise, ER+1
7)Encounter- Dwarves- 7 RS Neutral Soldiers- Leopold- Pass 2d6 to recruit. A grisly scene as 7 dwarves are discovered, bound amidst the mangled remnants of their cohort. The group quickly frees them and learns that they are the survivors of a group ambushed and tortured by the cave goblins. Grateful for the group’s help, they are more than willing to assist, but are in poor shape. They inform the player group that the goblin treasure stash should be further in, but nearby. The group sees to what gear (AC 4 HW each, 4 Talos, 2 food) that can be recovered and Leopold urges them to stay here for now and the group will escort them out. Johann, Pietre, and Wilhelm agree to guard them.
8) Treasure! 15 talos and Potion ([[Potion: Healing | Heal]]), Jewelry ( Ring of Invisibility), Scroll ([[Scroll: Magic Resistance | Magic Resistance]]).
10) Contact! Orcs 4 REP 4 AC 2. Group wins In Sight- Wilhelm fires and misses, Heinrich fires and misses. Leopold, Pietre, Friedrich, Johann charge! Leopold is beaten and Stubbed- Pass 2d6. Uses Star Power to reduce to Carry On. Pietre takes an orc OOF, Friedrich gets pushed back but then takes the orc OOF. Johann stuns his orc. Orcs Carry On. Downed orc staggers to his feet. Orc 2 fights savagely, but is pushed back by Leopold and then fights to a draw.
Player group wins priority. Wilhelm is reloaded and shoots at the recovering orc, killing it. Johann charges to assist Leopold and knocks the orc down. Johann finishes him. The group recovers 4 weapons and 2 food.
11) Continuing on, they see torches and are surprised to see 8 Imperial Soldiers. (RS, Friendly Pass 2d6) -1ER. Leopold barters 3 of the orc weapons for 3 Talos. Pietre barters the remaining orc trophy for 1 Talos. Pietre sweet talks a soldier out of 3 talos for 3 goblin weapon trophies. Johann, seeing the game, trades 2 for 2 talos. Heinrich and Wilhelm trade the remaining 4 for 2 Talos.
12)As the group prepare to exit, goblins ambush. 8 Rep 3 AC 2 goblin archers! The leader sports a distracting shield, and another a longbow. Group passes 1d6 In sight, goblins pass 0d6. Wilhelm fires and kills a goblin. Heinrich misses. Leopold, Pietre, Wilhelm, and Johann charge. Leopold knocks goblin OOF. Pietre stuns 1. Wilhelm stuns 1. Goblin gets a shot off at Johann but misses. Johann drives it back and oof.
Players win activation. Heinrich is reloaded and fires, knocking a goblin OOF. Wilhelm fires and hits, stunning a goblin. Johann charges the remaining enemy standing, the leader goblin, knocking it OOF. The remaining goblins are dispatched. 7 Shortbows, 1 Strong Longbow, an Enchanted (Shimmering) Shield, and 7 Talos.
Everyone succeeds in advancing Rep! Leopold is now Rep 6, Pietre Rep 5, Friedrich Rep 5, Johann Rep 6, Wilhelm Rep 5, and Heinrich Rep 5. Treasure: 20 1HW, 7 Shortbows, 5 Food, 33 Talos, Bow of Seeking, Strong Longbow, Potion:Healing, Scroll:Magic Resistance, Ring:Invisibility, Shimmering Shield
Returning to town, word has already spread of the group’s success. Leopold sees that the dwarves are fed and tended to. The group works to trade in equipment. Shortbows are traded for shields for the dwarves. 12 HWs are traded for food. 5 food are given to the dwarves (with the two they already had, everyone is well fed) and 7 food are consumed by the humans and horse. 8 HWs are bartered for 4 talos, bringing Leopold’s total to 41 talos. Each man receives 2 Talos pay and a bonus talos, leaving 26. Wilhelm gets one magic bow and Heinrich the other. Friedrich is given the magic shield, Pietre the scroll, and Johann the potion. Leopold keeps the ring.