The Burnt World of Athas

The official Dark Sun website

The Athasian Game Master

Jon // Oracle, jon[at]

Want to spice up your campaign? Want your players' characters to feel the stinging heat of the crimson sun? Want your players to see Athas for more than endless dunes of sand? Want to show the gaming community that Dark Sun is unlike all other campaign settings? Good. Welcome to the club!

This article contains various tips and discusses issues to consider for both new and experienced GMs that want to run a Dark Sun campaign.