What’s the next step up from Unseen Servant? Unseen Bouncer?
Picking up from last session – still in the dungeon.
Aranel (joining us from helping with the kenku distraction), Caeside, Madox, and Silver Feather with Arwen as an NPC.
Two rooms after the stairwell/dog kennel room. One is full of bones (human). 1 to 1.5 feet high in bones. Has a door to the north.
Silver Feather throws a light stone into the other room and something scurries away from it (like the whole floor).
Slithering of something on the floor. Another light stone is thrown and they come at us.
Thousands upon thousands of wormlike creatures with tri-fold mouths.
Caeside casts windwall – Each creature has to save vs str (14) or take 3d8 bludgeoning damage. Does 18 HP.
Silver Feather Con save after eating a worm. He rolls a 1.
Silver Feather collapses from poison (saved with a 1, 2, and a 4) and has a vision quest where Silver Feather sees a bird of flame rise from the ashes.
Caeside casts Lesser Restoration to end the poisoned condition.
Madox hears and Aranel sees 4 people in the robes of the cult. One looking nicer than the rest. 3 shabbier ones have swords drawn.
Madox tries to cut across the room to get at the cultests. But, the lead cultist spots him, casts a spell and freezes Madox.
Silver Feather runs up to get between Madox (frozen) and the cultists.
In the room of bones, a skeleton of some kind of snake (undead cobra) rises up. Aranel has to save against, does.
Oil can… oil can
bowling for cultists – the hit game show!
Party – 12
Cult – 8
Undead Snake – 7
Silver Feather gets between Madox and the cultists. With his bow does 11 HP to the lead cultist (kills him).
Aranel comes out shouting about the undead snake.
Caeside does Flaming Sphere to block the cultists that they come in. He puts it in front of the hallway.
Arwen (NPC) does the support action.
Cultist attack Silver Feather for 2 HP.
Flaming Sword appears and strikes at Silver Feather but misses. However, Madox can move again.
The undead snake attacks Caeside but misses.
Arwen is now called “Wen” by the party for simplicity (due to similar sounding names).
Silver Feather started tonight’s session at 39 HP but is now at 37 HP after the cultist.
Caeside uses the Flaming Sphere on the mage cultist.
Arwen casts invisibility on herself.
Madox goes first. He’s chasing the mage. Does Flurry of Blows.
Does 4 attacks. Hits with 2 swords for 13 HP and another 19 HP with fists and mage has to Dex save or be knocked prone. Killing the mage.
Madox ended his turn in the Flaming Sphere for 5 HP.
Silver Feather misses with the rapier and hits with the dagger for 8 HP (scratched).
Caeside moves away from the snake and into the room with the party.
Bonus action. He moves the Flaming Sphere toward the undead snake.
Aranel backs up Silver Feather with her rapier (1d6 plus 3) for 7 HP. She kills the wounded one.
She attacks again and misses the second cultist.
Undead snake attacks Caeside and hits him for 9 HP. He has to make a Con save (which he makes).
Cultist attacks Silver Feather but misses.
Silver Feather asks the cultist to surrender. He does not.
Silver Feather kills the last cultist.
Only the undead snake is left.
Aranel looks at the snake and identifies it as an undead remains of a naga.
She shoots it with her bow and hits and does 7 + 3 for 10 HP on the undead naga.
Aranel and Caeside both make Wisdom saves (Caeside 12, Aranel 16) and both still mobile.
Madox’s turn. He does all fist attacks for bludgeoning with 2 attacks (both miss).
Caeside yells it has poison. No other action other than the Flaming Sphere.
Undead naga has an AC of 17.
Undead naga attacks Madox (using a Ki, Madox puts it at Disadvantage).
Caeside does 8 HP to it with the Flaming Sphere.
Silver Feather shoots the undead naga for 17 HP.
Aranel is side-by-side Silver Feather and shoots the naga (crits) does 8 or 10 HP.
Caeside uses disengage.
Madox does Flurry. Hits 4 times for 22 HP of damage and may be knocked prone (Dex save). He knocks it prone.
Caeside does 10 HP with the Flaming Sphere. It dies.
Total XP to divid:
450 Cult Leader
25 Cultists x 3 (75)
15 GP on the cult leader.
We leave the captured dagger and scimitars x 3 near the stairs.
We give one to scimitars.
We go through and there is a door to the left and the river/canal.
We wade into the water.
We find where the secret room is and find the secret lever.
Turn the knob clockwise.
7 HP as deadfall falling on Silver Feather.
An alarm sounds.
Room is full of coins and jewels etc.
Arwen casts Detect Magic as a ritual (if we go that route).
Going down to the grate, Silver Feather and Aranel see there are several dozen cultists. They put 3 arrows into cultists. They split into 2 groups with one staying back and one racing to follow our path.
Wisdom save for Silver Feather (resists the Hold Person spell with a 12).
John is getting the inventory for this.
20 cultists got through to try to attack us.
Arwen turns Caeside invisible and he is going into the bone room to cast Thunderwave in the room.
Silver Feather will bar the door so they pile in and let Caeside do the spell. Does 15 HP of damage for 8 of the 20 cultists (they get a Con save). 6 are dead, 2 are shaken up.
Then Silver Feather will pop open the door open and shoot.
Cultist throw daggers and hit Caeside for 6 points and 2 points.
Silver Feather does action surge and shoots twice and kills two more cultists.
A spiritual weapon (spell) is thrust between the sewer grate at Aranel. It misses.
Aranel shoots with her bow twice and misses.
Arwen finishes her detect magic. The necklace and flask glow due to magic.
13 total cultists left (2 of which are wounded).
Caeside turns into a bear, rolls and 18 intimidation. They flee the room. Silver Feather misses with an arrow.
Aranel does init against spiritual weapon
She rolls a 13 + 5 (18) to hit. And does 6 HP damage to the magical cultist.
He hits her with the spiritual weapon does 8 HP to her.
Silver Feather makes naga bone noises and then pop out and shoots one for 12 points and kills him.
Aranel shoots the spiritual weapon guy (17) and does 10 HP to the guy. Hits him in the arm.
Aranel hears one of the cultists makes it back to the entrance of the tunnels to tell the cult, “One of them, he turned into a bear!”
From the tunnel, the cultists hear Aranel laugh wildly at that. In response, the cult leader’s weapon slashes blindly and misses her. Aranel hears him state “Release the worm god!”
Silver Feather does 10 points with his bow and kills another cultist as the completely flee.
Silver Feather hears something ahead of me.
Madox and ’Wen have the coins and are moving along to catch up with us. Madox calls Aranel.
As Aranel leaves she takes 4 HP of damage.
Silver Feather is at 30 HP at the moment.
Silver Feather sees a giant worm the size of two horses joined together. Has a month with teeth and a dozen tentacles.
Silver Feather shoots an arrow at the creature. Bow string snaps due to a one.
We flee back through the door.
Silver Feather restrings his bow and hits the worm (AC 10) for 8 HP.
Aranel shots it as well for 7 HP.
It’s tentacles strike at Silver Feather and Aranel.
Silver Feather is hit once for 10 HP (now at 20 HP total).
Aranel is hit twice for 15 HP
Both Aranel and Silver Feather are grappled.
Caeside (bear) hits from the side twice for 10 HP total.
Madox hits twice with the sword (twice) for 15 HP total.
Aranel tries to pull free but fails.
Arwen uses her new scimitar to attack but misses.
Silver Feather tries to pull free (fails), drops his rapier but hits with his dagger for 16 HP.
Caeside is hit for 11 HP.
Silver Feather takes another 7 HP of damage. Fails to stop his being pulled in for 3 HP. Now at 10 HP.
Aranel takes 13 HP from it.
Madox gets hit for 5 HP.
Silver Feather misses with his only remaining dagger. And does not pull free.
Madox does 6 HP to a tentacle.
Caeside hits twice for 18 HP total.
Silver Feather takes 2 HP.
Silver Feather Second Winds to regain 6 HP. Total is 14 HP.
Worm pulls back through the door so it cannot be attacked with Silver Feather and Aranel in its mouth.
Swipes at Caeside for 8 HP?
Madox is missed.
Caeside gets an attack of opportunity.
Aranel takes another 5 HP.
Silver Feather stabs it for 5 HP.
Silver Feather does not take any additional damage. For 8 HP.
Silver Feather is at 6 HP.
Silver Feather is in the worms mouth and Aranel is in the doorway being held by the tentacles.
Madox is going to do an attack off of Caeside’s bear back.
Caeside is hit 3 times in the process of this for 24 HP in damage. This forces him out of bear form.
Just at the bear form ends, Madox leaps off of his back and does fury of blows. 9 sword damage and 8 for the punch and it might be knocked prone and it releases Silver Feather.
Silver Feather backs away through the door and Caeside cures Silver Feather for 16 HP (22 HP total).
Aranel tries to pull away and gets 18 and gets away. And she gets away from it. She is going to put a bow and arrow into it. She misses with her bow.
Silver Feather does 15 HP with his dagger, killing it.
108 HP Total to the worm.
We kill a few additional cultists on
Worm – 2,300 XP
Cultists – 250 XP
Recovered scimitars x 10 from this battle.
All of the cult is gone.
The dead holy cult leader had 11 GP on him. He killed himself after the party killed his god.
We get the kenku up there to chop up the worm and carry out everything.
Alexi’s territory. We may need to pay Alexi for wiping out his cult.
We will need to reach out to Alexi about some form of payment… maybe.
We go up the stairs and learn that they come out in the candlemaker’s shop.
We will get the items identified.
The potion is a potion of heroism.
Necklace of fireballs with 8 gems on it.
While eating the giant, all of the kenku have visions.
4275/4=1069 XP a piece.
All of the kenku and Caeside (in bear form) have the same hallucination about the phoenix.