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Temple of Doom

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This module is a serious meat-grinder. As others have pointed out, there are two majorly deadly encounters, which 3rd-level PCs are probably ill-equipped to deal with. The final fight was deadlier than it should have been because the BBEG had

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Mummy rot, which causes serious Con damage, cannot be healed naturally, and kills PCs beyond what a raise dead can fix. In addition, the several days of travel time between the temple and civilization means you can't get to town in time to have any remove spells cast (and PCs are too low a level to cast them themselves unless they thought to bring multiple scrolls).

So when I played, 3 of the 6 characters died because of the final fight, 2 of them beyond recovery. This probably should have been a level 4 or 5 module, especially for something to introduce new players to the game.



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