Traps (3rd Party)

Traps are a common danger in dungeon environments. From gouts of white-hot flame to hails of poisoned darts, traps can serve to protect valuable treasure or stop intruders from proceeding. The traps linked to from this page were created by various 3rd Party Publishers.

Lists of Traps from 3rd Party Publishers

Below you will find a wide assortment of traps sorted various ways. In the first section the traps are clustered into groups based on how they behave or where they occur. Below that list is a list sorted both alphabetically and by CR.

Traps that Drop, Throw, Shoot, or Roll Things at Targets

Acid Drop Trap (CR 3)
Acid Shower Trap (CR 6)
Cage of Vipers Trap (CR 5)
Fetid Breath Blower (CR 4)
Gelatinous Room Trap (combo) (CR 6 & 4)
Poison Dart Volley Trap (CR 2)
Rigged Tree Trap (CR 1)
Spider Vine Darts (CR 7)
Trap Springer’s Nightmare (combo) (CR 1 & 16)

Traps that Cast Spells at Targets or on Areas

Cold Fire Trap (CR 5)
Clutches of Fear (CR 15)
Hidden Quicksand Trap (CR 9)
(The) Kitten (CR 15)
Dread Cannonade (CR 11)
Heightened Fire Snake Trap (CR 9)
Jungle Bell Trap (CR 2)
Lightning Storm Trap (CR 8)
Magic Missile Trap (CR 2)
Rolling Boulder Trap (CR 10)
Shadow Serpent Trap (CR 5)
Stone Call Trap (CR 3)
Stone Statue Trap (CR 6)
Trap Nightmare (combo) (CR 1 & 16)

Traps that Drop Targets or that affect (or that come from) the Floor

Double Pit Trap (combo) (CR 8 & 8)
Frost Bomb Trap (CR 11)
Spinning Blades Pit Trap (CR 8)
Tainted Water Pit (CR 3)

Traps Usually Found Outdoors

Cage of Vipers Trap (CR 5)
Hidden Quicksand Trap (CR 9)
Jungle Bell Trap (CR 2)
Mosquito Cloud Trap (CR 7)
Rigged Tree Trap (CR 1)
Stone Statue Trap (CR 6)

Traps that Capture, Restrain, or Contain Targets

Ceiling Snare Drop Trap (combo) (CR 1 & 5)
Clutches of Fear (CR 15)
Freezing Ward Trap (CR 2)
The Devouring Box (CR 11)

Traps on Bridges or Walkways

Traps on (or that come from) Doors

Dispelling Doorway Trap (CR 4)
Gelatinous Room Trap (combo) (CR 6 & 4)

Traps Involving Water

Drowning Chamber Trap (CR 9)

Fetid Breath Blower (CR 4)
Hidden Quicksand Trap (CR 9)

Traps on (or that come from) Chests or other Objects

Self-destructing Scroll Rack Trap (combo) (CR 1 & 2)

Traps that Summon Things or Add Unexpected Creatures

Cage of Vipers Trap (CR 5)
Gelatinous Room Trap (combo) (CR 6 & 4)
Jungle Bell Trap (CR 2)
(The) Kitten (CR 15)
Mosquito Cloud Trap (CR 7)
Shadow Serpent Trap (CR 5)
Trap of Greed (CR 6)

Traps on (or that come from) Walls

Clutches of Fear (CR 15)
Kobold Razortooth Trap (CR 1)

Miscellaneous

Vault Alarm Trap (CR 1)

Sorted Alphabetically

Acid Drop Trap (CR 3)
Acid Shower Trap (CR 6)
Cage of Vipers Trap (CR 5)
Ceiling Snare Drop Trap (CR 1 and 5)
Clutches of Fear (CR 15)
Cold Fire Trap (CR 5)
(The) Devouring Box (CR 11)
Dispelling Doorway Trap (CR 4)
(The) Double Pit Trap (CR 8 and 8)
Dread Cannonade(CR 11)
Drowning Chamber Trap (CR 9)
Fetid Breath Blower (CR 4)
Freezing Ward Trap (CR 2)
Frost Bomb Trap (CR 11)
Gelatinous Room Trap (CR 6 and 4)
Heightened Fire Snake Trap (CR 9)
Hidden Quicksand Trap (CR 9)
Jungle Bell Trap (CR 2)
(The) Kitten (CR 15)
Kobold Razortooth Trap (CR 1)
Lightning Storm Trap (CR 8)
Magic Missile Trap (CR 2)
Mosquito Cloud Trap (CR 7)
Poison Dart Volley Trap (CR 2)
Rigged Tree Trap (CR 1)
Rolling Boulder Trap (CR 10)
Self-Destructing Scroll Rack Trap (CR 1 and 2)
Shadow Serpent Trap (CR 5)
Spider Vine Darts (CR 7)
Spinning Blades Pit Trap (CR 8)
Stone Call Trap (CR 3)
Stone Statue Trap (CR 6)
Tainted Water Pit (CR 3)
Trap of Greed (CR 6)
Trap Springer's Nightmare Trap (CR 1 and 16)
Vault Alarm Trap (CR 1)

Sorted by CR

CR Special

Ceiling Snare Drop Trap (CR 1 & CR 5)
The Double Pit Trap (CR 8 & CR 8)
Gelatinous Room Trap (CR 6 & CR 4)
Self-Destructing Scroll Rack Trap (CR 1 & CR 2)
Trap Springer's Nightmare Trap (CR 1 & 16)

CR 1

Kobold Razortooth Trap
Rigged Tree Trap
Vault Alarm Trap

CR 2

Freezing Ward Trap
Jungle Bell Trap
Magic Missile Trap
Poison Dart Volley Trap

CR 3

Acid Drop Trap
Stone Call Trap
Tainted Water Pit

CR 4

Dispelling Doorway Trap
Fetid Breath Blower

CR 5

Cage of Vipers Trap
Cold Fire Trap
Shadow Serpent Trap

CR 6

Acid Shower Trap
Stone Statue Trap
Trap of Greed

CR 7

Mosquito Cloud Trap
Spider Vine Darts

CR 8

Lightning Storm Trap
Spinning Blades Pit Trap

CR 9

Drowning Chamber Trap
Heightened Fire Snake Trap
Hidden Quicksand Trap

CR 10

Rolling Boulder Trap

CR 11

(The) Devouring Box
Dread Cannonade(CR 11)
Frost Bomb Trap (CR 11)

CR 12

CR 13

CR 14

CR 15

Clutches of Fear
The Kitten

CR 16

CR 17

CR 18

CR 19

CR 20