Tuesday Table: Random MacGuffins

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Because sometimes you just need something for the players to chase after.


  1. The Perfect Egg Salad Recipe
  2. The Holy Grail
  3. The Ark of the Covenant
  4. The Spear of Destiny
  5. Excalibur
  6. A dead body
  7. Something from outer space (alien technology, a meteorite with amazing properties, actual aliens)
  8. Important documents (a will, travel visas, letters of marque, etc.)
  9. Stolen art
  10. A briefcase, shipping crate, or other container. It doesn’t matter what’s in it.
  11. A CD, thumb drive, or other storage device. It doesn’t matter what’s on it.
  12. Treasure (money, gold, diamonds, etc.)
  13. Blueprints for top secret technology (cold fusion, ray gun, hula hoop, etc.)
  14. A weapon or weapon components (red mercury, plutonium, a Dragonlance)
  15. The Maltese Falcon
  16. The Ring of Kaili
  17. The Golden Fleece
  18. A 1964 Chevy Malibu
  19. The Secret of Da Vinci’s Gold Machine
  20. The Golden Apple


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