Anauroch: The Empire of Shade is an adventure module for the edition of the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game. Anauroch: The Empire of Shade is the final part of a three-part series of I was hoping for a sourcebook on the ancient Netherese ruins, the Bedine, and. In the pages of this sourcebook, Anauroch comes to life. Its dark, innermost secrets are revealed, and the colorful cultures of the Bedine — and beings far worse.

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It seems simply to me, part of the way the desert was dried out by the magic, was that the magic increased the heat, increasing evaporation levels, so it’s kind of like Neverwinter, a place that magic keeps unnaturally warm or hot. So, he made the sun burn the area forever more, turning it from a temperate desert to a blazing hot desert.

Run WILD with it literally. Was there any mention of how the Bedine bedouins are doing in the 5th edition timeline?

Candlekeep Forum – 5th Edition Anauroch: desert is back or not?

Mapolq Senior Scribe Brazil Posts. The Yellow God wastes no time, and reinvigorates his ancient curse, turning the land to a hot desert once more – and desert sands devour the ruins of Netheril once more. So yeah, they need to get right on that. What does this get us? However, I think it’s possible that Amaunator’s “glorious return” is also directly linked to the second part of that sentence – that the desert sands will return.

Of course it shouldn’t be there naturally, but it’s magic! As far as I’m aware, Anauroch was always described as a pretty cold place. The Imaskari used Gates, but perhaps the Netherese used Spelljamming. Besides which, the weird conflating of the phaerimm eating magic with them destroying life.


Anauroch (forgotten Realms) Ad&d 2nd Ed Sourcebook TSR Fr13

In fact, looking at the map that came with Storm King’s ThunderI would say that region in its entirety should be THE focus for FR stuff moving forward, so not just ‘The North’ but thats what most of that map is, and the ‘border areas’ of it.

Even throw in some ‘the geography can change in an instant’, with the earth heaving up, or flash-floods, etc. It could be pretty awesome, and oh-so-useful for placing any type of adventure because you could have ‘pockets’ of any type of climate. Nevertheless, he was completely abandoned by his faithful. Markustay Realms Explorer extraordinaire. From pages of the Myth Drannor Campaign Guide: Edited by – KanzenAU on 21 Apr Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: Netherese weather engineering “should” have created large enough lakes, like the Shadow Sea and the Nether Sea, that it would moderate temperature and humidity somewhat in their vicinity.

There is almost no Goblin Marches and Stonelands anymore. Personally I think he was Dire penguin, but whatever.

The Empire of Shade falls short of sending Wizards of the Coast’ s 3. It does not affect water contained in living things. Yes, the phaerimm had sourceboook drained it and it had become bare.

Do some of these areas come back with an even denser reptilian base.

They did instead transfer to Abeir. Chult works better as anuroch ‘Isle of mystery’ than a normal jungle region because its WAY too small for that, an we already have jungle regions elsewhere now. You could even throw in some primordials that were in Abeir that have now transferred to Toril Tashluta fits this well, since its main city was in the caldera of a volcano.

The Empire of Shade takes place in the Forgotten Realms setting, where malign forces conspire to undo the Sorcebook and replace it with the Shadow Weavecausing the Great Desert of Anauroch to change.


Idea 1 is my best shot thus far after a couple of wines But then anaurroch, the last word from the 4th Edition events indicate that the Anauroch desert was no more?

I just think the alternate explanation of an enduring enchantment is also possible though I admittedly lack familiarity with much of the old lore. Edited by – KanzenAU on 20 Mar Gyor Master of Realmslore Posts. The rest remains wiped out You’d need large-scale irrigation or altering the weather like the Shades tried to counter those effects.

Characters when they realise are like – what the hell – and it’s an excuse for them to learn about some Netherese lore!

Anauroch: The Empire of Shade – Wikipedia

Shattered Lands Dark Sun: Living creatures find conditions within the area of effect to be very, very dry – uncomfortably so; for each turn that one spends performing any sort of activity except simple rest, that creature loses 1 hp due to dehydration.

Then there’s the thing where the whole snake infested Mhair jungles also went to Abeir. One of my major 3e campaigns was centered in Halruua, and I anaurkch the “boom” of Halruua sourebook a logical yet unfortunate extension of the events of that campaign The “return” is referring to a return to the lands of the Bedine.

Luckily for them, in the years leading up to the spellplague all 3 had become new Thayan trade enclave sites and sourvebook had portals that remained intact despite the transfer to Balduran Bay Enclave aka Fort Flame’s Thayan trade enclave. The Empire of Shade”.