Last Days of the Ming Dynasty
A swashbuckling adventure campaign set in 17th century China.
The Ming Dynasty is in decline. The reigning Emperor Wanli is greedy, weak, irresponsible, and addicted to opium and lavish pleasures. The Ming Court is filled with corrupt officials, wicked eunuchs, conspiring consorts, and rival factions. Powerful enemy tribes gather at the borders. Bandits and rebels plague the countryside. The people live in hardship, enduring heavy taxation, floods, droughts, and a breakdown of law and order which often forces them to take the law into their own hands…