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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You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Out of the entire module, I’ve always felt that the real gem of it was the portals to alternate Prime Material worlds.

The Lost Library of Cormanthyr.

The Demonweb Pits

It’s a God’s lair, for Chrissake! Also something about Lolth in a giant mechanical and yet magical spider was strangely seductive.

Somehow, I didn’t find a black dragon to be appropriately “Lolth-y,” if you know what I mean. Pages using deprecated image syntax. His artwork laid the foundation for many of the artists who followed by establishing the look of iconic monsters, such as demons, demoneeb, and mind flayers.

Will they work the same? 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. Queen of the Demonweb Pits. It features a map of the Demonweb Pits, [2] a series of interweaving passageways through a maelstrom of lost souls in the Abyss.


At least not anymore than Demogorgon has to surround himself with killer baboons. In my humble opinion gods should either be a nebulous ideal, or cemonweb should be very mortal.

It is certainly one of the more unusual dungeon designs I encountered back in the day and, even now, I think it holds up pretty well.

I agree with all your comments. I simply found the specific implementation of it in Q1 to be more persnickety and detailed than suited me. Cover, with a group of adventurers confronting Lolth and her minions art by Jim Roslof.

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He keeps his hatred of Lolth hidden behind his mask, but he constantly and subtly schemes against her. April 23, Imprint: Kiaransalee calls the structure Thanatos, after the layer of the Abyss she stole from Orcus and then lost when the demon prince returned to life.

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I always got the dmonweb that Planescape was largely inspired by the Manual of the Planes with a few unique elements thrown in here and there. That now sounds like a more interesting adventure to me than killing her. Dungeon Master For Dummies. Especially the dwarves at war. The Eye of the Chained God. Is it taken over by another god?


After Dave Sutherland showed him a twisting, intertwined dungeon he’d created based on the design of a placemat, Gygax suggested he write the module, using the dungeon as the home plane of Lolth, demon queen of spiders. This novelization appeals to those who have played through the adventure, as well as to those who have an interest in drow elves–one of the most popular races in the game.

Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. Island of the Elves.

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But we took demoweb plot in a new direction, focusing on Planescape elements such as the cities of Sigil and Zelatar, plus a wider web than the first one. So, for example, Lolth’s having a giant, steam-powered, mechanical spider ship never bothered me the way it bothered many people.

The Demonweb Pitsdesigned as a revision, or a completely new expedition, Wolfgang Baur explained: Likewise, the design of the Demonweb itself is extraordinarily clever.