A crowdfunder for The Bards Tale IV is underway. Oh, the endless hours spent mapping the town of Skara Brae and its dungeons on the original The Bards Tale on my Amiga 1000. That music? It’s welded to my soul, somehow.
[map] A Mine and a Tomb
A band of unusually earnest halflings have shown up and purchased a claim half way up Phish Creek. They’ve repurposed the old mine and started a frantic excavation.
What could drive these usually sedate folks to such an effort?
The villagers of Thriceborough have been asking themselves, and the halflings every time they come into town to resupply, this question many times, but nothing has come of it so far. Of course, there are rumours; money owed, a promise to keep, a ghost.
And for once, the rumours are Continue reading