2017-05-31

Plundergrounds 3: The Hoard

This one is all about dragons, their strange hoarding compulsion, and the ecosystem that develops around/within their unique lairs.



This Issue


  • The mysteries of elder dragons revealed!
  • Three hoarding dragons and their incredible lairs: Salucidiar's toxic wasteland, Balthazorial's flotilla of wrecked ships, and Lord Moamaug's vast catacombs.
  • Blood-sucking dragon crabs and other nasty hoard denizens!
  • The many uses of dragon blood.
  • The Staff of Ariol Graymane (a powerful relic and magical mcguffin for tying together the disparate hoards)
  • A toolbox on developing place-as-character.
  • All with art by Juan Ochoa, Karl Stjernberg, Sean Poppe, and yours truly

To purchase this issue, visit the Plundergrounds Back Issues page.

Plundergrounds 2: Kazarak

Plundergrounds is a series of theme-forward zines devoted to Dungeon World adventures. Each 24-page issue features a new and different setting with enough content to keep a group of players happy for 1-5 sessions.

Kazarak! Last of the ancient, underground citadels to fall. No dwarf will willingly speak its name. Its story harbors a dark secret and with its demise a portion of dwarf history and culture was forever lost. What treasures, and unspeakable horrors, lie buried in the ruins?





This Issue


  • Explore an abandoned subterranean city.
  • Meet Hillar Rockboots, dwarf archaeologist.
  • Encounter rust monsters, xorn, and derro!
  • Fight a petulant wizard, the inhuman mistress of a deadly garden, and a thoroughly evil ... rock?
  • Witness a world-ending battle between titans!

In the Toolbox:

  • Eye-popping art by Sean Poppe, Karl Stjernberg, and Jim Jones!
  • D8 Dwarf Twists
  • The Risk Die
  • Establishing Questions

To purchase this issue, visit the Plundergrounds Back Issues page.