D&D 5E Encounter

Encounters might be a meeting with a patrol of guards at an old shrine or a familiar looking for aid. It might be an ambush in the wilderness, a stand-off in the city or a monster in the Underdark.

level: terrain: sources: type:

3 Giant Elks

At: a sheltered valley. someone has left a rusty axe
They are relaxing or having a celebration
In a fight they attack whoever is causing them the most pain

1 Winter Wolf

At: 2 decaying saplings by a smooth rock. a storm is approaching
They are patrolling the area
In a fight they run and hide if things go badly

4 Bugbears led by one named Bonehelm

At: A large rock (currently it is windy)
They are guarding the route
In a fight they surrender if things go badly

1 Worg

They are pulling a cart or other vehicle but there is no driver
At: A swift river into a small lake (near to a flooded river with a small bridge)
They are looking for more of their kind
In a fight they attack whoever is largest

7 Commoners

They are playing a game and invite you to join them
At: A sacred bridge (currently it is foggy)
They were summoned here by magic, a dream or insinct