Strixhaven: A Syllabus of Sorcery
What is this book?
Strixhaven: A Syllabus of Sorcery is a Platinum Best Selling companion book to Strixhaven: A Curriculum of Chaos. This book expands upon the content provided in Strixhaven: A Curriculum of Chaos in order to provide DMs with more ways to customize their Strixhaven campaign. The information contained in this book is completely modularized and can be added wherever you see fit to enhance your game.
This book contains:
- 144 Class Events: Make the classes at Strixhaven dynamic and interesting with four events for each class offered at Strixhaven.
- Expanded Class Mechanics: Make the classes chosen by players provide meaningful, mechanical value through an expanded class system.
- Group Points System: Provide a reason for players to work together as a group, plus make successes and failures more meaningful throughout the adventures found in Strixhaven: A Curriculum of Chaos.
- Rival System: Create a rival party for your group that competes with them at every turn and encourages them to become exemplary students.
144 Class Events
This companion book contains four class ideas for each of the 36 courses included in Strixhaven: A Curriculum of Chaos. Each event is designed to take less than 5 minutes. This allows you to run these events for specific players enrolled in a class while not diverting from your session’s storyline for too long.
Expanded Class Mechanics
Classes in Strixhaven: A Curriculum of Chaos have no real influence on the story. In Strixhaven: A Syllabus of Sorcery, the Expanded Class Mechanics ensure that each class can have a real mechanical impact on your campaign. This section outlines ways to improve your campaign’s pacing with Class Performance Checks, as well as how to tie these checks into the 144 class events provided with this companion book.
Group Points System
Reward your players for their successes and punish them for their failures! The Group Points System allows combat, social, and exploration encounters to have meaningful impacts on each school year at Strixhaven. This system will encourage players to be exemplary students by tempting them with honor, bragging rights, and of course, treasure.
Encourage your party to outperform their peers. The Rival System provides rules for creating and running a group of students who compete with the party at every turn.