THE DEMONWEB PITS? The Expedition to the Demonweb Pits campaign adventure is designed to begin with four to six 9th-level DUNGEONS & DRAGONS®. The Queen of the Demonweb Pits represents the conclusion of the Giants and Drow collection of modules, all of which have been previously. Like a monstrous spiderweb spun across the very fabric of the planes, the plane known as the Demonweb Pits is formed of interwoven strands of planar matter.

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The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: The dungeon introduces Lolth’s handmaidens, the demonic Yochlol. A key to portraying planar travel effectively is grandeur — the sense that one’s home world is just a tiny speck floating on a giant ocean and you’ve only just begun to plumb its unknown depths.

Does anyone know anything about Gary’s envisioned ending to the sequence? I’ve heard something about the Sunless Sea, but not much demomweb. When the PCs return to material plane do they find all spiders species snuffed out of existence?

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Sounds more like a modern Hollywood take on things. Retrieved August 20, Prophet of the Dead. Does it’s ecology change without Lloth’s life force?

I believe DCS was really a cartographer, rather than an artist, which is why the map is so cool. Sword of the Gods.

I always got the impression that Planescape was largely inspired by the Manual of the Planes with a few unique elements thrown in here and there. He certainly wasn’t the first artist hoping to try his hand at writing and, unlike many, Gary Gygax gave Sutherland a chance.


Sutherland probably wasn’t the greatest adventure designer, but he’s far from the worst and, as I’ve shown, there’s a lot to like here. Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. Just some devil’s advocate there. Rise of the King.

The one thing that bothers me in retrospect is how the PCs would ever know about the intertwined levels in the first place. I get the impression that Planescape had much of its inspiration in this module. Expedition to the Demonweb Pits revolves around the reading of the Dark Pact. The Rose of Sarifal. Spidersilk is a suit of fine armor for arcane spell casters that grants many spider-oriented benefits.

The adventure is designed for characters of levels 9— But that could just be the aracnaphobia talking. Expedition to the Demonweb Pits offers the characters many items, including two new legend items: This is a good case for allowing individuals with artistic sensibilities to draw maps in my opinion, because the Demonweb seems like an idea that only an artist would conceive.

The Demonweb Pitsdesigned as a revision, or a completely new expedition, Wolfgang Baur explained: Demonweb turned out to be an experience I had many times in my gaming life – a module that came nowhere near the hype. They could not come up with more original stuff for this far flung dimension than just the typical dungeon fare? April 23, Imprint: Eldritch Wizardry Supplement IV: Here’s a god in her home plane and you can actually destroy her. You submitted the following rating and review.


The central premise of the module — confronting Lolth on her home plane — remains a powerful and attractive one. This page was last edited on 18 Juneat The player characters make their way through Lolth’s webs, where they are confronted by her minions, slaves, guards and captives.

Anthony Los Angeles February 4, at 1: Lolth is no fool – she encourages this kind of behavior in her servants, and she expects no less from her own child. The petitioners of the Demonweb Pits spend their afterlives just as they did their mortal ones – slavishly obeying Lolth’s whims while engaging in endless treachery and deception.

See the City of the Spider Queen adventure and Chapter 7 of this book for more information. It’s a place that has grown over time, and we’re continuing that exploration. Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. I see the logic behind it and I endorse it in principle. Expedition to the Demonweb Pits received a mixed reaction on its release.

Gamer Dude February 4, at 2: Maybe having had it been a gigantic living spider I would be “now you are talking! You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout.

James Maliszewski February 7, at 9: Do they seek another deity?