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The Ghost of Lion Castle

by Lucky

Way back in the day (1984), a solo module was released with a red box version of Basic D&D. It was BSOLO1 The Ghost of Lion Castle.

I had a friend that bought D&D so he could play with me and I took the Lion Castle module to prepare it for him, but lo and behold, it cut the DM out of the loop. As an 8 year old I guess I wasnít ready to convert it to a traditional form. Looking at it now, the rooms arenít numbered and the choose-your-own-adventure format is frustrating in trying to place which encounters happen where without playing every variation of the adventure. But hey Ö I digress.

Regardless, the map is an interesting one and I just used it with my own home campaign. Below is a re-mapped, black-n-white version of the Lion Castle, made a bit larger and on a 5? grid. Perfect for online play. Enjoy.

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