Steading of the Hill Giant Chief has 94 ratings and 3 reviews. Michael (Giants G1). by Be the first to ask a question about Steading of the Hill Giant Chief. Demon Rock Games presents a 5E conversion of G1 Steading of the Hill Giant Chief. This module was originally created for 9 players but the. G1 was the first of the three modules that were released The fort is inhabited by families of Hill Giants and is actually fairly well thought out.

Author: Yokazahn Goltigrel
Country: Venezuela
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Medical
Published (Last): 6 February 2013
Pages: 188
PDF File Size: 3.64 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.14 Mb
ISBN: 949-8-50477-286-8
Downloads: 13938
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Dugal

The third level consists of natural caverns and contains a great treasure guarded by a red dragon. The first two modules disclose the existence of a secret force behind steding giants, which in the third module is revealed to be evil drow elves. Product details Paperback Publisher: The first adventure by TSR, it is really very nicely open-ended in terms of how it could play out, and it contains a lot of variety, from the starting raid to possibly allying with rebels, to discovering a very swords ‘n’ sorcery themed temple down an unused passage, and “bonus” areas tje can only be found through swimming down waterways.

Steading of the Hill Giant Chief by Gary Gygax

These house troglodytesbugbearsand carrion crawlers. That said, the adventure begins with the PCs arriving at the steading. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

The campaign finally culminated with module Queen of the Demonweb Pits. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Indeed, in a couple of years it would be combined with the other adventures of the Giant series into one product: I’m about halfway done with my own conversion using some of what is on ENworld.


These are inhabited by yetifrost giants, ogresand winter wolves. Really, honestly, I was hoping for better.

The Liberation of Geoff. In Steading of the Hill Giant Chiefa tribe of hill giants have been raiding lands occupied by humans, and the humans hire the player characters to defeat them. Swenson concludes by stating that ” Against the Giants is a solid adventure,” and that “this would be a worthwhile purchase”. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Retrieved from ” https: After all, all the parties concerned do hate the Marches!

I do assume that spells are open to DM adjudication in the spirit of the thing — but as giaht see above, 1 the DM communicates the more-surprising judgments in advance, and 2 the dice are still consulted anyway for a possible veto of me, the DM. Dragonlance deities Forgotten Realms deities Greyhawk deities.

giannt But the truth is, the PCs could handle the giants a bit better squeezed into the chokepoint corridors, and the comments later were that it was fun to kill giants en masse even for those players attesting to not normally liking tactical-heavy gamesso maybe that’s not really “wrong” except for my own weather-prediction abilities. Other books in the series.

Rise of the Runelords [ITA]. Sounds like you were a bit ahead of me about thinking this through. Near the end, the party entered into a large room with a lone male giant and several partially disrobed lady acquaintances, when time was called. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Liberation of Geoff provided a set of adventuring materials that expanded on the original three modules. I swear I don’t ever recall ever using that portion of the effect.


Against the Giants (G1) Steading of the Hill Giant Chief

I’ve suggested some NPC motivations and interactions that you can play up; however, some more possibilities are suggested by the following: Jul 02, Ken rated it really liked it Shelves: There are also storage chambers and a smithy, and items are detailed that would be found there. Trivia About Steading of the Chiec Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

The Cave of Songs. If the PCs are smart, they may try to rile up the disgruntled slaves against their giant masters; this actually happened IMC!

Steading and Glacial Rift were eight pages long, while Hall was 16 pages in length, and each featured an outer folder. Entering the main door, they dispatched the stuporous guards and quickly located the Great Hall one giant wandering out alone to find a shocking fate.

Open Preview See a Problem?

Want to Read saving…. Skip to main content.

However, for the young TSR, it probably made sense to stteading it in this manner; after all, it was an entire setting in itself. There are many treasures to be found — occasionally only accruing to the players who correctly divine their location and describing such to the DM. You’d think 30 years into playing this game it would be dialed in right.