The Hotness
Games|People|Company
FU: the Free, Universal RPG
Sherpa
The Plant
GameMastery Flip-Mat: Bigger Forest
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Adventurer's Companion
Marvel Super Heroes Adventure Game
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Beginner Game
Lone Wolf Adventure Game
Microscope Explorer
Book 06: Deathtrap Dungeon
Mythic Game Master Emulator
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Alone Against the Dark
Pathfinder #037: Souls for Smuggler's Shiv
In Flames
Hero Kids Fantasy RPG
Eternal Lies
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Mouse Guard (2nd Edition)
Alarums & Excursions (Issue 494 - Dec 2016)
The Veil
Twilight of the Solstice
The Zugspitze Maneuver (Ubiquity)
Blue Planet Player's Guide
The Star Wars Roleplaying Game - Revised Edition
Player's Handbook (D&D 3.5e)
My Life with Master
Changeling: The Lost
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 3e)
Castles & Crusades Players Handbook
Dungeons & Dragons Rules Cyclopedia
Mythic Races
DragonLance: Fifth Age Dramatic Adventure Game
Miskatonic University
Quest for the Silver Sword
How the Mighty Are Fallen
Dragon Mountain
Deluxe Dungeon Master's Screen
Gamma World Roleplaying Game
Pathfinder #038: Racing to Ruin
Remember Tomorrow
Pathfinder #042: Sanctum of the Serpent God
Annalise: Final Edition
Chronicles of Arax: Solo Adventure Game
Dungeons: A Solo Adventure Game
FAITH
Miskatonic University: The University Guide Book
Daemon's Quest
Tome of Beasts
GeekGold Bonus for All Supporters: 65.45

4,611 Supporters

$15 min for supporter badge & GeekGold bonus
29.1% of Goal | 29 Days Left

Support:

The Beckoning (2013)

Average Rating: 0.00/10
RPG Item Rank: N/A
Information
RPG
Genre
Series
Series Code
DramaScape Free Volume 10
Category
Mechanic
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
2013
Primary Name
The Beckoning
Alternate Names
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 148024
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
PDF version
Publisher: 
Year: 2013
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
Product Code: DS30010
25 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From publisher blurb:

The The Beckoning is a full-color, 24 x 20 inch, floor plan of a mystical chamber, with Hex, Square and No overlay.

This Product includes the VTT files for online play.

Now includes a 360° View of the map.

Game Masters need quality maps for their miniatures. DramaScape™ is committed to bringing Game Masters the maps they need.

[Minion fires a gun. The minion’s boss guts him personally in one quick motion.] “You fool! You’ll damage the book! Its power will be mine! Use your fists and your blades men!”

The Beckoning is a single room map where study of a book from ancient times is being performed in a universe guided by science. This map mixes fantasy with science fiction. This product includes a 360-degree panoramic view of the Beckoning. The room is open to the stars above.

The Beckoning is intended for use in science fiction games that mix in fantasy.

The Beckoning is a great set up for a puzzle/investigation for the Player Characters. They could be playing the part of the research team to figure out the tome and the strange glowing orbs. The Player Characters must translate the book to figure out how the room works. It is up to the Game Master what exactly happens when they do figure it out. Could this room’s four portals lead to other worlds under certain conditions such as a proper alignment of the stars? Can the globes be used to project a star pattern above with the appropriate alignment? Are the globes themselves maps of stars that could lead to a science fiction adventure trying to find out what happened to the culture that created the room?

A slightly different adventure is one in which the Player Characters are hired by the research team as mercenaries to be their security. In this scenario, enemies who want the tome and artifacts lie in wait for them to figure out their secrets, and then attack when they discovery how the room works. Game Masters might want to keep the Player Characters on their toes by sending scouts to watch their progress, giving them a chance to notice someone is watching and spying on them. When they finally do attack, the Player Characters need to keep the research team protected and defeat the enemies who want to steal the tome and the artifacts.

More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Linked Items
Sort: Pg
Relationship:
Pg. 1
No Articles Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
RPG Item Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 0
Average Rating: 0.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 32
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 0
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.