I'm looking for solo or 2 player adventures for D&D 5e that I can play just with me and my wife. They can be free or paid, and from the publisher or indie. Ideally I'd like to play as well (in which case I might both play and DM) — I doubt it would be as fun to just have one DM and one player, but I don't want to dismiss the idea.

Does anyone know of any adventures like this, or know of any that can be easily adapted to 2 player for 5e?


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    \$\begingroup\$ It's a lot more fun than you might think. Here's a related question about exactly that aspect: How do I keep me and my player happy in a one-on-one game? \$\endgroup\$ – SevenSidedDie Nov 23 '14 at 23:43
  • \$\begingroup\$ Any can be adapted to a smaller party. The biggest issue is typically when adapting the big challenges (a dragon, for instance). \$\endgroup\$ – Aviose Dec 4 '14 at 20:19
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The nice thing about D&D 5th edition is that you can readily use material for older editions by replacing the stats with their 5th edition version.

The best I currently know of are the One on One adventure series put out by Expeditious Retreat Press, originally written for D&D3e.

You can buy them in PDF from RPGNow.

There is a compendium of the first eleven products.


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