These are rumors you have heard about Rappan Athuk and the surrounding area.
- “Rappan Athuk? Bah! No one ever gets out of that place alive!"
- A group of adventurers calling themselves the Fire Hawks recently left on an expedition to Rappan Athuk and have not returned. It is said their leader carried with him an artifact of great power.
- A benevolent old wizard lives near the temple of Orcus. He reportedly offers refuge to those who kill the servants of the evil one.
- A demonic spider queen lurks near her pets.
- Prayers to Asmodeus can sometimes be used to defeat guardians sacred to him.
- A potent artifact called the Seal of Power was carried into the dungeon long ago by the mage-priest Donov. He hoped to use it to seal away the evil, restless spirits of the dungeon.
- A great priest was entombed within the complex behind a door sealed with seven seals. If released, the powers of good would be greatly aided.