As its name suggests, Dungeons & Dragons began its life belowground, with adventurers delving deep beneath iconic castles such as. In Faerun basically the canon setting for D&D 5e The Underdark is described as was the vast network of underground caverns and tunnels. Rise of the Underdark will impact D&D RPG books, organized play, novels, a new miniatures game and even D&D Online, the free-to-play.

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The captive dwarves were bred into the psionic subrace known as the duergar. The fictional Underdark’s physical characteristics are based upon conditions in real-world caverns deep underground, except at immense size. The creature has displayed all the psionic attack modes, although it seems to prefer mind blast and mind thrust.

You’re in caves, it may not be the “real” Underdark, but there’s going to be similarities. Six guards kuo-toa Fighter 4 rotate duty here, with two active, two resting in the barracks, and two off duty at any one time. Many wear chain shirts, and each lieutenant carries a masterwork weapon and wears a suit of half-plate that looks like halfling manufacture. At the same time, there’s that element of unexamined social assumptions.

But I’m just talking in general terms, as a rule of thumb. The dwarves who lived here fought most often and most successfully with mind flayer from Oryndoll. A nice old Greyhawk Underdark map.

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Earth’s End is an adventuring outpost run by earth genasi for outsiders and elementals from the Elemental Plane of Earth. These two have an understanding with Beldon that in exchange for being left alone, the Slickers won’t steal from Deepburrow and will aid the city if their help is ever needed.

Halruaan wizards who are on good terms with the Speleosa are welcome to teleport into town and use the Earth Plane portal from here, and a few other powerful, knowledgeable surface dwellers also drop in from time to time. The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: The aboleths spend most of their time contemplating the Astral Plane in a sort of addled torpor.

A small area of ruins clustered on the cavern floor near the south wall marks the remains of the slave encampment. The Glimmersea’s waters fill dozens of immense vaults. Though the elder brain did not perish immediately, its demise was certain, and that event would necessarily spell the demise of Ch’Chitl unless a means could be devised to recover its knowledge: All community records are kept here, including births, deaths, infractions and punishments, tithes, payroll, and sacrifices.


The interior of the stalactite has been hollowed out, and terraced balconies line the inside, offering city officials a variety of scenic spots in which to conduct business at a leisurely pace. Every adult goblin is a militia member, and all are well armed with sharpened longspears and shiny morningstars.

It’s not about depth, its about the network. Over time, Wronsa and Pruet began to appreciate the pair’s clever contributions, and eventually the bugbear leaders even grew to like the weak, blue-skinned goblins.

Too bad the meaty parts don’t gel nicely. But that’s not the case, there are many unconnected cave systems that make up the Underdark. And home to the most purest and oldest of horrors.

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It’s even so large as to have its own oceans in some spots. Many of the Underdark’s most famous realms lie in this area, including the ruined svirfneblin city of Blingdenstone, the duergar Forgottten of Gracklstugh, and Menzoberranzan, the City of Spiders. References to Deepearth realms also appear in other contemporary books such as The Savage Frontier Tens of thousands of smaller wards and protective circles have been laid inside the large circle and layered over one other, forming a diagram of staggering complexity.

This is not technically part of the ancient custom, so he presents it as part of the gracious guest’s duty.

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Most citizens of the underdark speak undercommon, their own version of common. The Underdark is the vast network of caves and tunnels below the world.

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Because of its proximity to Gracklstugh, Mantol-Derith, and Menzoberranzan, the Darklake has become a highway for trade in the area. The Genie’s Curse Birthright: The Upperdark — Underdarkp. Chock full of wonderful and nasty,mainly nasty,things.


The old architectural style of the Imaskari empire lives on undersark the bulbous dome structures of Deep Imaskar, which are often connected by arcing bridges. An Underdark domain is something like a large island in the surface world. I want to take it as a favored terrain for my ranger, but in order to do that, I need to forrgotten be able know what it is. Dupapn lies at the bottom of a small, deep lake about feet long, feet wide, and feet deep.

The lead skum lives in the biggest cave on the lake bottom.

The Speleosa has established arrangements with water and air elementals to bring in those substances and remove waste on a daily basis, making Earth’s End one of the most livable places in the Lowerdark. In many cases, it’s simply not possible realks go from one place to another because no caves or tunnels lead in the right direction. Durgg-Gontag’s members are not interested in politics, but they’re friends of the Harpers and often act as agents and spies for that organization in the Upperdark and Middledark.

Later, he appears before the village and relays Urdol’s commands. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. At the end of the third day, wise visitors are at least a stone’s throw away from the Dodkong’s claimed realm. The bottom corners of the city are rounded, making it look as though it realmss been built in a half pipe. Lying hidden under the Orsraun Mountains near Turmish, at a depth of about 2 miles, Drik Hargunen is a forbidding temple city devoted to the worship of Laduguer, the patron of the gray dwarves.

These creatures are mostly interested in avoiding notice, but a few serve a greater doppelganger who keeps its sanctum in the former Drakkalor palace’s treasure vault. Most of the scrolls and tomes here focus on Blibdoolpoolp and her worship.