Archive for August 17, 2008

4e: Playtest Report #3

Posted: August 17, 2008 by pointyman2000 in 4e, Dungeons & Dragons, Roleplaying Games

Three characters come in.  Three encounters later, the same three characters walk out, exhausted but triumphant.  Looks like the Basic Training article paid off.

I won’t go into specifics, but it was a sequence of encounters:

  • a short combat in a small, ransacked armory, followed by
  • an attempt to disable a large trap then
  • a second short combat, where the earlier trap was re-activated to even the odds, firing at friend and foe alike in it’s line of sight.