Monthly Archives: July 2018

Biweekly Item-Contract Axe

A throwing axe made from cold-forged iron. The process of smithing the axe involves the blood of an animal as a quenching agent. The same blood and iron are used to make the ink used to write the contract that … Continue reading

Posted in Enchantment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Throwing Down the Strong Place

On Monday, July 28th, Matthias enlists a pair of Citadel House Adventurers to convey Barnabas and a team of sappers to the Kobold Outpost and make it unusable as a stronghold in the future. They (and those characters already at … Continue reading

Posted in Play Report | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Haven Peripheral Activity Report 07/2018

The Haven campaign continues to grow. I recently gave a year report, and I give weekly reports of their ongoing expeditions played out at the table, but there has started to be quite a bit of activity behind the scenes. … Continue reading

Posted in Play Report | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

ToM Session 13: Blood in the Water

When we left our party, they were diving with the merfolk to their city where they hoped to obtain a way to hide magic and learn of some means of convincing Hilbrent that rampant magic is a permissible outcome. They … Continue reading

Posted in Play Report | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Assetha’s Tomb

This ancient tomb of a lizardfolk king is full of dead lords and their thralls awaiting the rise of their ruler to accompany him out of the tomb. Recently, an ogre broke in the front door and then broke into … Continue reading

Posted in World Building | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Into the Snake Pit

On July 21st, Year 4, the first unwilling arrival in the Vale passes through the portal in the Temple of Enoch to Citadel. Calling himself only “Q,” he is taken to the Citadel House where Lonir removes his handcuffs and … Continue reading

Posted in Play Report | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Biweekly Monster-Herder

Herders are solitary fey, though it is rumored that on rare occasions they gather to engage in contests of forest tending and tree wrangling. These tournaments are things of myth, but those who do believe in their existence dream of … Continue reading

Posted in Monsters | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Witch Hunt

On July 14th, Year 4, following a report of Gnomish post-siege assessments that surmised that witchcraft was used to stop the river during and after the siege (presumably to cross it), Randall’s encounter with Ar-a-mach forces on Cria Flats during … Continue reading

Posted in Play Report | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Biweekly Item-Umvillada

Umvillada: Dragon Soul Mirror When a dragon grows tired of the mortal coil, it pours its essence into a magical item that contains its power, its sentience, its very soul. This mirror was so created by the Silver Dragon Umvillada. … Continue reading

Posted in Enchantment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

One Year of Haven

On July 15th, Year 3 (2017) the first adventurers called to pass through the portal in the temple of Enoch to Haven arrived in Citadel. Matthias greeted them and put them to work solving problems throughout the Vale and beyond. … Continue reading

Posted in Play Report, Progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment