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Benign Encounters


  1. A group of adventurers seems to spontaneously form from random patrons at the next table.
  2. A local noble walks in and pays for everyones round of drinks.
  3. A pickpocket is going around grabbing gold pieces and replacing them with magically-glamered counterfeit lead 'coins'. (Glamer wears off in 3 hours)
  4. A rock crashes through a window from outside
  5. Caravan has a rest stop at tavern
  6. Dwarf tossing competition going on entrance 1 pp
  7. Kitchen catches fire.
  8. Rowdy gnomes start dancing on the table.
  9. This tavern is owned by a mage. the meals and drinks reflect this - green potatoes, blue ham, whiskey thats orange, beer mugs that are constantly cold, etc.
  10. Traveling bard challenges local champion to entertainment contest


  1. A makeshift raft, no one on it
  2. A rain of snakes
  3. A small watertight chest containing a long-dead philosopher's journals are found.
  4. Coconut floating in the water.
  5. Gull droppings begin to bombard one unlucky person over the course of several days
  6. New star appears in the sky
  7. Raining fish.
  8. shoal of fish passes under the ship.
  9. Someone is stealing rations from the ship's supplies, and it is finally noticed.
  10. Something gets tangled/caught on the ship somehow.


  1. Cave or large den
  2. Dark storm cloud approaches
  3. Feral cat trails the party
  4. Great toppled tree, roots outstretched
  5. Howling/barking in the distance
  6. Huge stick insect or mantis moves into the foliage
  7. Large beetle buzzes around head
  8. Something scurries away (chipmunk)
  9. Stung by a bee
  10. Tree with bark chewed or clawed off the bottom

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