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. [dnd5e] [encounters]

level: terrain: sources: type:

At a towering ice cap with a pond
They are marked by a power of good fortune
In a fight they attack whoever is nearest
Difficulty... 400 Deadly

At a ridge of melting ice. There is a patch of cultivated cotton grass. the area is covered with virgin snow. There are recent footprints in the snow
They are waiting for someone
In a fight they attack whoever is nearest
Difficulty... 200 Medium

At a rough trail. It is a dead magic zone (similar to an antimagic field)
They are are on a raid or quest
In a fight they use ranged attacks and try to keep in cover
Possibly... during the fight someone notices a large fire nearby
Difficulty... 450 Deadly

At a sheet of permafrost
They are marked by a local faction
In a fight they attack whoever is nearest
Difficulty... 150.0 Easy

At a high waterfall and a patch of cotton grass. a storm is approaching
They are eating
In a fight they attack whoever is nearest
Difficulty... 200 Medium