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:

5 Giant Frogs

At a sheltered shipwreck. The area is disguised by a hallucinatory terrain
They are near to their home or lair
In a fight they run away as fast as they can if things go badly

1 Grick

At a jetty. there is a battered rowboat
They are looking for a mate
In a fight they fight to the bitter end

3 Giant Owls
1 Dryad

At a small island
They are fleeing a nearby danger, disaster or other threat
In a fight they keep away from foes attempting to hide

9 Giant Frogs

At a banked campfire. someone has left a toy
They are chasing or being chased by something
In a fight they run and hide if things go badly

9 Bandits

At a hamlet. there is the corpse of a donkey
They are exploring the area
In a fight they run away if things start going badly