Open-Playtest: Sanctum of the Fiery Ladder

It is finally here. The first PDF from our Adventure Writing Competition is now available for free download. Sanctum of the Fiery Ladder is fifty pages of D&D 3.5 adventuring. Starting with a gentle investigation and ending in a gory bloodbath with creatures from hell, this adventure is will push your players.

The release of this PDF also marks the start of our open-playtest. As the name suggest, it is a play test that is open to everyone. Download the adventure and let us know what you think of it. Your feedback will be incorporated into the final version of the adventure making the adventure even better.

The Sanctum… is the winner of the June 2009 competition. The July winner has been picked and the deadline for the August competition is only three weeks away. However you have plenty of time to enter the September or October competitions. Drops us an email ( competition [at] 6d6fireball [dot] com ) with your ideas and we will take it from there. All the competition winners will go through the open-playtest and then be combined into a bumper collection of adventures. PDF and print versions of the collection will be available from 6d6 Fireball and all the profits from the module will go back to the writers.

The adventure focuses on the activities of the cult of the Fiery Ladder whose charismatic leader is attracting a large number of followers with promises of power. As the players investigate his apparently peaceful cult they find evidence devil worship and of a terrible fate awaiting the cult’s followers.

The Sanctum was written by Joshua Kitz with Kyle Hurtubise. Two long time roleplaying friends from Canada. This is their first published adventure.

Download the adventure from: The Sanctum of the Fiery Ladder