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The Mines of Bloodstone is a 1st edition Advanced Dungeons & Dragons adventure that was later retconned into the Forgotten Realms. It features the Battlesystem tabletop rules.

The most deadly dungeon ever devised! High-level characters brave the unexplored corridors of Deepearth to confront perhaps the most feared adversary in the AD&D game.

The second chapter of the Bloodstone Pass saga follows the conclusion of the desperate war against the bandit army. A cold and bitter winter drives the villagers to the edge of starvation, and numerous horrors strike the town of Bloodstone Pass.

Join the adventure as the heroes explore the depths of the ancient Bloodstone Mines, now inhabited by fearsome demons. There they hope to uncover the fantastic treasures rumored to exist in the unknown darkness. But deep within the mines, all is not what it seems...

This module uses the new rules from the Dungeoneer's Survival Guide and Wilderness Survival Guide. The adventure also includes optional BATTLESYSTEM scenarios fought entirely underground. These supplementary products are not required to play the adventure, however.

Contents

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1: A Hard Winter
  • Chapter 2: The Big Valley
  • Chapter 3: The Bloodstone Mines
  • Chapter 4: Kingdoms of Deepearth
  • Chapter 5: Council of War
  • Chapter 6: The Temple of Orcus
  • Epilogue
  • Pregenerated Player Characters
  • New Monsters

Index

Characters

AldricGlorloOrcollaOrcusQuillanTranth

Creatures

beholderblack dragonbrown bearcarrion crawlercatoblepascentaurdisplacer beastduergarearth elementalfaerie dragonghastglabrezugoblingorgongreater basiliskhalflinghell houndhill dwarfhydrairon golemintellect devourermanticoremimicneo-otyughphase spiderpiercerpigpixiered dragonremorhazroperrust monstershadowshriekerspectrespirit nagasteederstone-eaterstone giantstone golemsvirfneblintarrasqueumber hulkvampirewereworgwill-o'-wispwraithworgzombie

Locations

Regions
Northeast FaerûnUnderdark
Settlements
Deepearth
Roads
Bloodstone Pass
Mountains
Galena Mountains
Misc
Bloodstone Mines

Items

Armor
chain mailplate mailshield
Weapons
crossbowpickshort swordshovelthrowing axewarhammer

Magic

Clothing
boots of speedbracers of archerycloak of elvenkindcycloconehat of differencering of mind shielding
Items
carpet of flyinggem of insighthorn of Valhallanet of entrapmentpipes of the sewersshadow lanthorn
Potions
elixir of healthphilter of lovepotion of fire breathpotion of speed
Spells
continual lightcontrol weathergatemagic jar
Weapons
arrow of slayingdagger of venomhammer of thunderboltsholy avengerhornbladelongbow of the forestmace of disruptionrod of alertnessrod of resurrectionrod of securitystaff of the magisword of woundingtrident of submissionwand of fear

Religion

OrcusSt. Sollars

Misc

Bloodstone

Credits

  • Design: Michael Dobson, Douglas Niles
  • Editing: Mike Breault
  • Cover Art: Keith Parkinson
  • Interior Art: Graham Nolan
  • Cartography: Dave LaForce, Tom Darden, Gloria Habriga
  • Typography: Betty Elmore
  • Graphic Design: Cohen O'Malley, Dennis Kauth, Stephanie Tabat

Appendix

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