DM Tools

No Prep Time, No Problem!
 
 

Benign Encounters

Tavern

  1. A large group enters the establishment, filling up the remaining tables. They are celebrating something, and are quite noisy about it.
  2. A patron leaks into a PC's...ahhhh never mind
  3. A waitress drops a tray of glasses with a loud crash.
  4. Bar fight breaks out and all their friends (80% of the patrons) join in
  5. Bar fight breaks out and a pickpocket takes advantage of the chaos.
  6. Guard enters tavern and arrests a patron for some minor offense
  7. Herald comes to tavern to proclaim some decree
  8. Shortly after the PCs are seated, a man comes back into the place, and approaches their table, asking for their help in finding an item he believes he dropped/left behind at their table.
  9. The local bard starts to sing a tale where the adventurers were involved.
  10. Waiter flirts with a PC

Water

  1. A rogue wave crashes upon deck.
  2. An experimental submarine
  3. Boat spotted coming in opposite direction
  4. Feeling of happiness passes through the crew.
  5. Hail
  6. Peg-leg of a crew member breaks causing the owner to fall over.
  7. Short squall passes over, drenching all
  8. Smoke noticed in distance
  9. Tall cliffs with bird nests (e.g. puffins)
  10. Whirlpool arises suddenly, grabs ship, spins it, then ceases or moves on

Wilderness

  1. Ancient snag filled with tiny holes
  2. Bear tracks
  3. Dark storm cloud approaches
  4. Forgotten dagger jammed into stump or earth
  5. Giant feather
  6. Great toppled tree, roots outstretched
  7. Group of bats rise in the distance
  8. Rocks falling in the distance
  9. Small dust whirlwind
  10. Wild horses
 
 

All public stat blocks are free for personal use - do not use in commercial products.

Site coding copyright © Liz Courts, stat blocks © of their contributors, and source materials © of their publisher(s).

Legal Information