Which brings me to my first point: Much as it might surprise you, there is no way in hell I would play D&D with Batman.
every pre-fabbed dungeon ever – a blueprint for nearly every D&D game you read/wrote/played/ran.
2. You kill some monsters. They don’t have anything cool to steal, but the players go as far as disrobing the dead for the couple coppers the boots will re-sell for. A secret door leads to room 5, which doesn’t really matter since the players will definitely backtrack to make sure they get the xp and gp in room 3.