Anauroch: The Empire of Shade is an adventure module for the edition of the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game. Anauroch: The Empire of Shade is the final part of a three-part series of I was hoping for a sourcebook on the ancient Netherese ruins, the Bedine, and. In the pages of this sourcebook, Anauroch comes to life. Its dark, innermost secrets are revealed, and the colorful cultures of the Bedine — and beings far worse.

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However, when Thultanthar drops, there’s suddenly no more ongoing effort to fight the phaerimm drain, and it wins back out again.

Candlekeep Forum – 5th Edition Anauroch: desert is back or not?

Not sure if they were mostly ‘native’, half-and-half, mostly Imaskari, or some other percentages, but their was some mixing just as we had that created the Mulan people of FR. The problem isn’t just that there’s a hot desert too far past the equator in a very cold part of the world, it’s that the desert is just more standard fantasy desert whose uniqueness is literally buried. Check out our website at http: So, I kept it that way So it appears to be, at least-partially, a re-draining.

Once you get conditions like that dominating a region, it’s hard to bounce back from it. The following is all out of Faiths and Avatars: So, now these kingdoms can be remade. Was Tyche slowly being corrupted over centuries? The desert is just SO boring So basically, we get a somewhat ‘darker’ version of Evermeet where Evermeet would actually be useful. They wouldn’t want anyone to think they weren’t successful in any of their endeavors, plus, being “the new kid on the block” as of 3ethey’d want to prove themselves powerfuland what better way than eliminating a desert quickly, that everyone else just accepted for over a millennia?


It has Bedouin, camels, oases, all the familiar trappings on top and then-aha! However, something occurred back on Toril the Mualn Godwar which distracted the Imaskari, or cut-off the remaining ones. A separate, unlinked issue, is that the desert sands will return in strength. Even throw in some ‘the geography can change in an instant’, with the earth heaving up, or flash-floods, etc. But I still want to explain ahauroch hot desert, and that link by Cattie-Brie of the “return” of Amaunator to the desert sands and the old ways of the Bedine is just too juicy to pass up.

Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. Living ajauroch find conditions within the area of effect to be very, very dry – uncomfortably so; for each turn that one spends performing any sort of activity except simple rest, that creature loses 1 hp due to dehydration. Markustay Realms Explorer extraordinaire.

Eventually, the two empires bumped heads, and the Netherese – maybe for the first time – felt out-matched by Imaskari magic. Edited by – KanzenAU on 20 Mar Samarach for instance has been without the Nimbral Lords for years Even in only a few short years, all the effort the people of Shade sourceboko to to make the land fertile is totally overcome. Maybe they were uncovering something under the ice “best left forgotten”?

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The Gobi desert is also extremely cold during winter nights, but can get VERY hot during summer days not as much as the Sahara, granted. Been thinking about it being HOT in the Anauroch.

Martin Drury of RPGamer wrote that the adventure “[ So it’s a constant battle for them, trying to keep the land fertile while the phaerimm drain constantly threatens to make it infertile though the drain is no doubt less powerful than it was in the true days of Netheril.

Reidand Sean K. Hmm, so as DM, I suppose I could “ad hoc” it so that the 5th Edition Anauroch Desert is actually a “cooler desert”, an arid dryland area like the Northern Mongolia deserts.


I don’t read it that way. However, it’s important to note that Amaunator has already returneda hundred years before the Companions. What does this get us?

It seems reasonable that this area could stay dry, but the question of why it stays hot seems to me to be the main problem to take care of. If I were them, I’d leave the ‘blasted’ aspect of anautoch terrain itself, and give THEM the ‘flying cities’ thing not too many, and most of them actually very small, like village-size.

His gaze goes back to focus on where his unfaithful once stood, and finds that some returned Netherese, no less have undone his work. Originally posted by Wooly Rupert The Anauroch Desert has nothing to do with the phaerimm eating magic.

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The obvious question is “what would be there instead? On reflection, “the stubborn nature of Anauroch’s enchantment of barrenness” could be interpreted either way, and foliage does seem to come back easier than would be expected if the lifedrain was still going strong. As far as I’m aware, Anauroch was always described as a pretty cold place. The Yellow God wastes no time, and reinvigorates his ancient curse, turning the land to a amauroch desert once sourcebok – and desert sands devour the ruins of Netheril once more.

That quote from the Companions does make it clear that the 4e Anauroch wasn’t beautiful green plains as could be thought from anauroxh looking at the 4e mapso it’s possible the reversal, although rapid, wasn’t quite as crazy a change as could be thought.