Swords of the Undercity

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Swords of the Undercity
CA Swords of the Undercity.jpg
Code CA1
Rules required Advanced Dungeons and Dragons, 1 st ED
Character levels 8 -12
Campaign setting CA
Authors Carl Smith, Bruce Nesmith, Douglas Niles
First published 1985
Linked modules
CA1, CA2.

Swords of the Undercity is a 1985 adventure module for the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, for the Lankhmar setting.

Plot summary[edit]

The module Swords of the Undercity contains three connected Lankhmar scenarios.[1] "The Secret of Urgaan of Angarngi" describes the living tower of a mad sorcerer (and is based on a story by Fritz Leiber; "The Web of Mog" involves the player characters with minions of Lankhmar's Spider God; and "Claws of the Shree-kah" pits the characters against ancient horrors in the city's sewers.[1]

Publication history[edit]

Swords of the Undercity was written by Carl Smith, Bruce Nesmith, and Doug Niles, with a cover by Keith Parkinson, and was published by TSR in 1985 as a 32-page booklet with an outer folder.[1]

Reception[edit]

Reviews[edit]

  • Swords of the Undercity: Space Gamer/Fantasy Gamer #80 (1987)

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References and Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Schick, Lawrence (1991). Heroic Worlds: A History and Guide to Role-Playing Games. Prometheus Books. p. 88. ISBN 0-87975-653-5. 

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