The tradition of the Dungeon Keepers is an ancient one, at least as old as Adventuring itself, grown out of the tendencies for communities to grow around serving the needs of Adventurers. The Role of the Keeper Dungeon Keepers’ ultimate goal is to maximize the income Adventurers spread around their communities. Generally this entails: Attracting Adventurers to the Site The simplest way to attract adventurers is to simply send word to the local Adventurers’ Guild. The Guildmaster will generally work with the Keeper to make sure that the company sends Adventurers suited to the task. Skilled, but not so capable that they clear the siteRead More →

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Adventuring is big business, dealing routinely in sums otherwise the province of small nations and nationwide merchant companies. This can have an inflationary effect on communities as adventuring companies pass through, spending more in a fortnight than would otherwise be spent in a season. Places where adventurers congregate develop specialized economies catering to the needs of adventurers with goods and services not generally required in common society. Hirelings One industry that has grown up in the periphery of adventurers is that of the hireling. These are individuals who lack the stomach, skills, or will to be adventurers themselves, but who are brave enough to accompanyRead More →