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"Edge of the Wilds" - 100+ scenarios for rural adventures!

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Welcome to "Edge of the Wilds", a collection of over 100 plothooks and storyseeds for RPGs!


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This is the frontier, where the rule of law is weak and men cower in the shadow of terrible beasts. What side will you choose as civilization and the wilds battle for dominance?"


This book contains dozens and dozens of scenarios and scenario ideas for adventures in rural settings, suited for nearly all imaginable kinds of fantasy RPGs. If your game has villages and towns surrounded by wilderness, you will be able to run these scenarios!

Our plothooks and storyseeds (around half a page in length each) are ideas: a collection of lawless gangs, rampaging beasts, rivaling settlements, incarnate powers of nature and much much more. A few adventures are straightforward, but many come with a twist, designed to lead to more trouble and more action for your average adventuring party!
Each adventure introduces the basic story: a villain's plan, the most important NPCs and how things might develop once our heroes become involved.

Use these scenarios as they are written, or let them inspire you and grow your own, custom adventure from the sprouting seed of our story!
Most of the scenarios are written with a medieval-ish fantasy setting in mind, but are easily adaptable to ancient, victorian or even more modern
rural settings.

Each adventure seed is focused on one or more of the four large categories of RPG scenarios:
exploration, diplomacy, investigation and combat.
Many adventures are designed for
low to mid level characters, but you can also find quite a few for veteran adventurers and even some for legendary champions in this collection.

Rural adventures are extremely well suited as starting points for RPG campaigns. They have their own distinct strengths and traits to capture the “flair” of this frontier environment. In this collection you will find a short guide with the most important tips on running plots in the rural setting.

Last but not least: we have included a list of 20 short encounters that can be used in any
rural area and are especially well suited to be thrown into your campaign as a bit of a distraction, a small tidbit of interest that gives your player characters a little room to breathe...but at the same time holds the potential for much more!


"Edge of the Wilds" is the second of ten booklets in our "The Thousand Trails" series. Each book focuses on a specific adventure environment, and gives you over 100 adventure ideas to play...and trails to follow.

Our first book, “Dark Cities”, holding over 100 plothooks for urban adventures, has been in the top10 list for over two months and is also a Gold Seller right here on DriveThruRPG! It is available here:

Dark Cities Cover


Our
third book "The Realm of Leaves", which will focus on forest areas of all kinds, where the roles of hunter and hunted and the rule of the jungle are dominant, will be released later this year!


 
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May 15th, 2018
What I feel sets these random adventure generators apart from many others is the fact that Alekandar has taken the time to explain how to use the adventures, what experience level the heroes should be, how long it might take to run it and what said adv [...]
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April 7th, 2018
I had the chance to read "Edge of the Wilds" in the last days. It is the second part of the project "The Thousand Trails". 10 books with 100 plothooks, storyhooks, storyseeds in each of them. "Dark Cities" was the first on [...]
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April 7th, 2018
Adventures in quiet rural areas? Surely not. And yet, any aficionado of the British TV show "Midsomer Murders" and any fan of the movies Children of The Corn and The Wicker Man would tell you that blood flows just as freely [...]
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