This challenge has ended!
When TSR were The Wizards of The North and Dungeons and Dragons ruled the spiral backed notebooks and index cards of incubating writer geeks, there was such a thing as the “down the stairs, through the hallway dash, slash and treasure grab.”
It was a time of wandering monsters, random treasure, magical swords and scantily clad barbarian females who never seemed to need armor and always seemed to have magical swords.
Create a character in classical D&D fashion and send him into harm’s way – “Down in the Dungeon, Inside a room.”
Treasure, adventure, monsters, witchcraft, warcraft, or even the kitchen sink are fair game to entice, reward, intimidate, enchant or even kill him (or her).
Please, no profanity, as most dungeon games were language “PG-13,” if not Violence “X”
I have allowed a week for the creation of truely awesome stories “Old School” style, in celebration of a time when imagination was interactive, and we wrote novels with dice and little lead soldiers.