DnD One Shot


The PCs all belong to a circus who must empty out a fortified quarry. It might involve dragons.
There is a heartbroken yuan-ti abomination who betrays them partway through. they are the close relations of a character.
The characters start at the scene of a murder. Partway through they meet an old foe. If things are going nowhere a monster escapes.
At the end there is the start of an apocalypse.

The PCs are all different monsters brought together by unusual circumstances who must break a curse at an arcane woods in the Feywild. It might involve goblinoids.
There is a manipulative servant who tries to help them. they are the mentor of a character.
The characters start in a tense stand-off. Early on they encounter local authorities. If things slow down a villain turns up.
At the end there is a reward of lots of gold.

The PCs are famous dragon hunters who must destroy a fabled mask. The mood might be... tense
There is a ruthless bard who has important information for them. they are the travel companion of a character.
The characters start at a party that is disturbed. Early on they find a useful magic item. If things are going nowhere a door opens.
At the end there is a wedding. Possible sequel... a foe returns more dangerous than before

The PCs are rebel gladiators who must find a haunted chest. The mood might be... grim and gritty
There is a dangerous ruler who has important information for them. they worked together with a character.
The characters start at a burning tavern. Early on there is a romantic complication. If things are going nowhere there is an earthquake.
Afterwards there is a reward of a more dangerous quest with a great reward.

The PCs are mutant tieflings who must complete a ritual in an ancient palace. It might involve bullywugs.
There is a young thief who works against them.
The characters start outside some ruins. Partway through foes are waiting for them. If things get stuck a chase starts.
It finishes with a tavern burning down. Possible sequel... a foe returns more dangerous than before