ADVENTURE IDEAS GENERATOR
This page gives ideas for adventures, that can be used for stories or role-playing games.
It's not designed to write entire plots, but to give you ideas to start you off.
For example, if it tells you that 'a boggy field, buzzing with stinging insects' is a goal, maybe a powerful magic item is lost in that field,
or it's a useless territory disputed by two arrogant warlords, and the goal is to negotiate peace.
The ideas are designed for fantasy (for example Dungeons and Dragons, Lord of the Rings),
although you might find it interesting to try and 'translate' them into another style, say science fiction.
For example, with the same goal, perhaps it's a landing field on another planet, but the insect-like locals consider it sacred ground.
BEGINNING THE ADVENTURE
The inhabitants of an island, known for its barren fields, trick the heroes into defeating a horde of monsters who live in perilous mountains.
Someone who is a ruthless mercenary, enjoys luxury and indulgence, and respects loyalty and faith.
A gigantic tomb, colonised and turned into a city.
The return of a reclusive enchantress to her home.
Someone who likes to boast and is a great diplomat and strategist.
Someone who likes to argue, is an ancient hero reborn, and owns many books.
A high, wind-scoured crag, strewn with rubble.
ASSISTANCE AND REWARDS
Someone who dislikes war and gives names to all their weapons.
A golden armlet, still on the skeletal arm of its owner.
Someone who loves the earth and the sky, becomes berserk with battle-rage, and is an unsurpassed swordsmith.
A prized object turns out to be highly dangerous to its owner.
programmed by James Hutchings using the Adventure Funnel
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