Last night, I ran my first game of Expeditions. Our group has been playing through Hoard of the Dragon Queen almost exclusively, so I felt like it would be a nice change to run through something different. Plus, my players wanted renoun and magic items, so to Expeditions it was! The choice of Shadows was because I had heard great reviews of it, and I liked that it wasn’t completely combat-focused, which was a change for my players.
To go through this discussion, I’ll break it down by the parts of the adventure and give a little reflection/commentary on each, then finish up with a few overall thoughts. Continue reading