1.5a Revelation Lists

Revelation lists are a technique created by Justin Alexander. You can read all about them in his article Using Revelation Lists. The basic summary is that there’s a whole load of ‘things’ to be discovered during an investigation. Most importantly are the Concept Solve revelations, which are pieces of key information gained by carrying out… Continue reading 1.5a Revelation Lists

1.5 The Outer City Murders

The Outer City Murders should take place directly following The Journey to Baldur’s Gate. Descent into Avernus, by the book, starts now – at the entrance to Baldur’s Gate. Flame Zodge of Basilisk Gate forces the PCs to work for the Flaming Fist to stop a group of occult murders or be hunted and murdered… Continue reading 1.5 The Outer City Murders

1.4c Baldur’s Mouth Newspaper Templates

Okay, so we now have a comprehensive list of Main Rumours and Background Rumours in Baldur’s Gate. Yet how can we get these into the players hands? Well, you can do so literally by making props / handouts! Baldur’s Mouth is a canonical newspaper printed and distributed in Baldur’s Gate. You can find a full… Continue reading 1.4c Baldur’s Mouth Newspaper Templates

1.4b Baldur’s Gate Background Rumours

These are events that don’t directly tie into the main story, or what your PCs are doing, but provide colour and flavour to the setting. These are the side stories in the newspaper that make them feel more real, or the random conversation in taverns, shops, parties etc. All of these background events use the… Continue reading 1.4b Baldur’s Gate Background Rumours

1.4a Baldur’s Gate Main Rumours

Here are the major events you may want to think about creating rumours about. Don’t forget to include anything specific to your game, such as things the PCs have done which might be causing rumours or news. Elturel has been destroyed What happened to Elturel? Justin Alexander covers this in Rumours of Elturel. Simply pick… Continue reading 1.4a Baldur’s Gate Main Rumours