jiangshi – the hopping vampire

Moving on to 3rd edition OA there are a few new monsters in this book that were not in 1e.  Converting them here.  I retained some of the standard vampire traits just to keep them consistent with each other. HOPPING VAMPIRE Medium undead (yokai), chaotic evil Armor Class 15 (Natural Armor) Hit Points 82 (11d8 + […]

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Vampire Hunter D

I recently rewatched this great 80s anime.  I still recall the first time I watched it.  I lived in Japan with my girlfriend (now wife) and I was playing UO late one night in 1997 when my wife called me to the TV and said “this anime looks like something you would like and it […]

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Hino-Enma (Succubus/Vampire)

A Japanese mythological creature that combines a succubus and vampiric traits. Hino-Enma Medium fiend (shapechanger, oni), neutral evil Armor Class 15 (natural armor)  Hit Points 66 (12d8 + 12) Speed 30 ft., fly 60 ft. STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA 8 (-1) 17 (+3) 13 (+1 )15 (+2) 12 (+1) 20 (+5) Skills Deception +9, Insight +5, Perception +5, Persuasion +9, Stealth +7 Damage Resistances cold, fire, lightning, poison; bludgeoning, piercing, and slashing from nonmagical attacks […]

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LADY MALINE, VAMPIRE (ENCOUNTER)

My PCs have conquered the bad guys in “A Darkness Gathering” and now head off to the North in “Masters of Eternal Night“.  One of the encounters was with one of my PCs former characters who died in the Tomb of Annhiliation.  Accerak brought her back as a vampire and sent her out to retrieve […]

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VAMPIRE ILLITHID​

My PCs have conquered the bad guys in “A Darkness Gathering” and now head off to the North in “Masters of Eternal Night“. They are excavating a crater and revealing the wreckage of a crashed mind flayer planetismal craft dating back to the days of the illthid empire. One of the rooms contains the planetismals […]

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epic level Strahd von Zarovich

My players voted for a Gothic Horror themed campaign so will be playing a heavily modified Curse of Strahd.  Heavily modified because I will have 8 players all starting at level 14.  Will also be adding a lot more Lovecraftian (ala Bloodborne) touches to expand the adventure beyond just Strahd.  Publishing this draft version for […]

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