D&D publisher releasing free adventure to celebrate Magic crossover

Experiences in the Forgotten Realms, a Dungeons & Dragons-themed set of cards for Magic: The Event, is presenting something unique — and complimentary — for fans of D&D. A significant role-playing experience will be provided for download beginning around June 29. Wizards made the statement previously this month throughout a personal press occasion.

In the past, brand-new sets of Magic cards have actually been declared by some exceptional digital fiction — prolonged and well-written narratives that set the state of mind for the coming cards. This time around, publisher Wizards of the Coast is taking a various tack. Rather of narratives, it’s launching a module for characters level 8 through 10. Meris Mullaley, world-building and narrative style supervisor at Wizards, stated that there would be 5 experiences. Each will run in between 15 and 20 pages in overall.

Ellywick Tumblestrum, Legendary Planeswalker — Ellywick. Her -7 emblem gives +2/+2 to each creature you control for each differently named dungeon you’ve completed.

Image: Wizards of the Coast

Nadaar, Selfless Paladin is a Legendary Creature, a Dragon Knight, with vigilance and other benefits.

Image: Wizards of the Coast

While the brand-new set of cards consists of great deals of fan-favorite characters, it likewise presents brand-new heroes such as planeswalker Ellywick Tumblestrum and the dragonborn paladin Nadaar. Wizards informed Polygon neither of those characters will appear in the experience.

Experiences in the Forgotten Realms is planned to interest diehard fans of the initial role-playing video game, supplying them an onramp into the world of Magic. However it’s likewise plainly a method to connect to fans of Magic and get them to attempt their hand at role-playing. If you’re interested in playing D&D, there’s absolutely nothing incorrect or excessively tough about actioning in at 8th level. There are a lot of pre-generated, low-level characters online, and easily offered tools to rapidly advance them to mid-level. For more ideas, have a look at our novice’s guide to D&D.

Update (July 1): Experiences in the Forgotten Realms Episode 1: In Scarlet Flames is now offered. The 14-page file consists of whatever DMs require to run the experience — conserve for a celebration of characters level 6-8. Episode 2: The Covert Page must get here quickly.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.