TLA Chapter 3: The Missing Link

The Lone Adventurer

Jan 28 2022 • 25 mins


This episode sees Mina find some sanctuary, but that doesn’t mean her troubles are over. She faces a dangerous setback and a night of chilling nightmares before the dawn.

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Transcript https://docs.google.com/document/d/1w4TEp_aJN-4FtEd7p9_M5Sg6TX1wWKpd9FHKtzSItKU/edit?usp=sharing

MECHANICS Scene 5: Studying the Folder

Chaos Factor 7

SCENE ALTERED? 3 (Altered) 65 Attach 91 Weapons (folder is trapped: Glyph of Warding)

Exhaustion Level 2 (Disadvantage on Ability Checks, Speed halved)

Glyph spotted? Arcana (+6) vs DC 17 at Disadvantage: 10 (fail)

Glyph deals 5d8 (24) thunder damage: 14/38 HP

FATE: does she attract attention? (50/50) 46 Yes

FATE: danger? (Unlikely) 68 No

FATE: thrown out? (50/50) 91 No (Innkeeper investigates

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Innkeeper: Caelia, gnome, curious, suspicious

Any tracking or scrying magics spotted? Arcana +6 vs DC 16 at Disadvantage: 15 (fail)

Any clues spotted? Investigation +6 Vs DC 16 at Disadvantage: 12 (fail)

FATE: folder destroyed? (Likely) 17 Yes

DESCRIPTION: where did she first find the cultists'? 94 Softly 42 Hard (monastery)

FATE: does she manage a long rest? (Likely) 94 No

EVENT: 25 Dominate 17 The Spiritual

FATE: nightmares? (50/50) 47 Yes

Scene 6 Nightmares

Chaos Factor 8

SCENE ALTERED? 3 altered (wakes up, another nightmare)

Nightmare Generator

  1. Falling
  2. Chased
  3. Burned
  4. Trapped
  5. Shamed
  6. Bereaved
  7. Isolated
  8. Confused

4, 2, 6, 5

FATE: does her father leave her a message? (50/50): 29 yes

DESCRIPTION: 69 Ruin 5 Inside (mausoleum)

Scene 7: Montage

Chaos Factor 7

SCENE ALTERED? 6 Interrupted

Event focus: Close a Thread: Explain the explosion in the sky

FATE: Does Mina get 2 days to recover? (Likely) 77 Yes, Random Event

Event focus: Move towards a thread: Resolve trouble with the Whisperer