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Excellent maps

5/5

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Nice looking but pretty standard fare.

3/5

The Physical Book
The adventure is a 16-page, full-color, saddle-stapled book. Like all of Paizo's Pathfinder products, the production values of this item is really nice, something which is especially worth noting considering the book was given out for free. The art, especially the cover and the Wayne Reynolds' pieces, is very good. The cartography decent but pretty basic and, to be frank, rather boring - the rooms are almost all octagonal in shape, being differentiated only by the number of doors and the contents of the room.

The Adventure
The adventure, which is designed for 1st level characters, is nothing special nor particularly interesting. The basic premise is that a recent earthquake has provided access to an ancient siege tower which gives the PCs the opportunity to explore. There's a little more going on in the tower, but that at its core is what the adventure is about.

As for what's inside (remember I promised this would be spoiler-free), there's a decent enough reason provided for what's taken up residence within the tower, but for the most part the adventure is pretty much a room-by-room dungeon tower crawl. The PCs move from room to room, killing (or maybe talking) to what's inside before moving on to the next room. While the arrangement of the tower means it's not a linear crawl, it's still a crawl.

The Other Contents
Of the 16 pages, the adventure only takes up pages 2-9. Pages 10-15 contain pre-generated PCs, each of which also serves as a preview of the upcoming Paizo's Advanced Player’s Guide. These are pretty cool and not unexpected since part of the strategy behind Free RPG Day products for many companies is to provide something that also doubles as advertising or preview material.Each of these characters includes a small, iconic-style portrait, and a complete write-up which is quite nice although of limited utility to anyone not actually wanting to run the module using the PFRPG.

The Verdict
The Master of the Fallen Fortress is a decent enough adventure for a free product but nothing I would recommend paying money for or going out of your way to buy unless you're a die hard completest. That said, Paizo deserves some kudos for producing such a good looking free product.


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An interesting, but not perfect sandbox

4/5

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An excellent resource for the keeper

4/5

Overall, a very nice screen and very useful for running ToC. You can read my full review here.


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A noticeable drop in quality

3/5

As most of the other reviews have mentioned, there is a noticeable drop in production quality in this set. You can read my full review here.


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FIlled with Dresden spoilers but a must have

5/5

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Awesome.

5/5

Well worth the wait, the Dresden Files lives up to the hype as well as the anticipation. You can read the full review on my blog here.


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Great mini, lousy weapon

3/5

Overall I love the mini and it was like all of the other Reaper minis I've got from the PF line: Well-cast, highly detailed, and very cool. My only complaint is that the weapon is goofy looking (it's poorly proportioned and blocky) and the tang/handle of the sword is so thin that it's likely to break off if you look at it wrong. I ended up removing the sword and putting on a regular sword from my bits box (a WHFB plastic one fixed with a small pin).


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Another cool mini

4/5

I really like this mini - it looks good and was well-cast. It also is very evocative and a perfect match for an Osirian based campaign (duh!). My only criticism is that the post is kind of static and the left arm a bit odd in the way it's posed.


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Another excellent one

5/5

Great looking and easy to work with - very little clean-up was necessary. About my only complaint was that the staff was badly bent in the package but that's pretty typical. The mini is fun to paint and looks spectacular on the table - plus the "devil's horns" pose rocks. ;o)


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Awesome.

5/5

Lem, in person so to speak, looks as good as the picture suggests. The sculpt is incredibly detailed. The mini is well-cast with little flashing or lines, and was a lot of fun to paint. I use this particular mini as my own PC (a halfling sorcerer in a 4E game) and it's really eye-catching on the table.


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Excellent mini

5/5

Awesome looking mini with minimal flashing or mould lines. It was a joy to paint and looks great on the table.


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One of the best of the player's guides

5/5

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An excellent, if somewhat predictable, setting

4/5

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A good intro for players of the AP

4/5

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Awesome

5/5

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An unusual, but very imaginative product

4/5

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A middling supplement

3/5

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Slim but packed with value

4/5

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Not worth the $$$

1/5

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Almost a "must have" accessory

5/5

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A great accessory even if you don't play through the AP

4/5

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An excellent 4E supplement, if you like undead

4/5

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Best DM screen to date

4/5

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A great intro to an interesting looking AP


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