TSR Ravenloft - Bride of Mordenheim

at #EttinCon2021 - Blackheath

Short adventure is set in the Ravenloft domain of Lamordia. PCs find themselves trying to save a beautiful maiden from a mad scientist.
Role-Playing Game
with Rodger Dean
Seats 6/6
Duration 3 hrs
Register

This game session takes place within #EttinCon2021 (17th - 18th July 2021).

Physical attendance at offline sessions requires a general admission ticket purchased from EttinCon.org/#tickets

Blackheath Community Centre, 265 Great Western Highway, Blackheath NSW 2785 during the event.

Online sessions are co-ordinated through our Discord server.

10:30am until 1:30pm Saturday
Extra Hall, RPG Table X

Concept

This short adventure is set in the Ravenloft domain of Lamordia where the PCs find themselves trying to save a beautiful maiden from the mad scientist, Dr. Victor Mordenheim, who is trying to restore life to his dead wife. It involves Dr. Mordenheim's attempt at transference of Elise Mordenheim's life force into their niece, Katrina Von Brandthofen.The PCs are to rescue Katrina before this tranference can take place.

The game wil be run using pregenerated characters that will be provided, using Old-School Essentials Rules Tome

Aim

The PC's are to rescue Katrina Von Brandthofen before Victor Mordheim can complete the transference of Elise Mordenheim life force into Katrina's body

Tone

Being a Gothic Horror setting, will feature mechanical elements of horror and terror, that will have consquences for the PCs. Horror is the revulsion, dread, and anguish that results when a character confronts something that shouldn’t be. Terror, on the other hand, is the extreme fear that arises when creatures or events immediately threaten one’s life.

Subject Matter

The game being in a Gothic Horror setting, explorers mechanics that have consequences with Horror and Terror checks. Horror is the revulsion, dread, and anguish that results when a character confronts something that shouldn’t be. Terror, on the other hand, is the extreme fear that arises when creatures or events immediately threaten one’s life. The game features abduction and possible murder of an NPC. Changing the tone of the adventure can be done and x cards available if people feel uncomfortable with aspect of a scenario. 

What to Bring

Bring a playful and considerate attitude. Pencils and dice are welcome but not required