Category Archives: Monsters

Biweekly Monster-Phase Rat

“What do you mean the rations are gone?” Captain Irilae glared furiously at Quartermaster Garius. They were halfway to Vardeia. The closest port they could divert to was Corva, four days away and not a place they would be well … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Firework Shroom

“Why are we waiting for them here?” “Because they don’t carry light and I need a clear shot. Quiet, I think they’re close.” Halen had heard some shuffling in the cavern below his overhang. He strung an arrow and stared … Continue reading

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Whispers of the Dead

Early readers of this blog will know that I favor undead as a monster type, largely due to their psychological versatility. I also like that—even more so than still corpses—their mere presence and nature can go a long way to … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Praxist

Praxist undead are the product of those who die in a life so routine they do not notice their own death and continue on their daily business.

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Biweekly Monster-Mage Imp

Marvin was enjoying the warm feather bed he’d hired at the Prodigal Pint when he was awakened by a sound in the room with him. He rolled subtly over, gripping the dagger under his pillow. Another rustle near where he had laid his pack and he leaped from under the covers brandishing the dagger. There […]

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Biweekly Monster-Agglomerate

Marvin was enjoying the warm feather bed he’d hired at the Prodigal Pint when he was awakened by a sound in the room with him. He rolled subtly over, gripping the dagger under his pillow. Another rustle near where he … Continue reading

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Monster-Brick Snake

Quill glanced around the corner, seeing nothing in the dim twilight pouring through the temple’s windows. Breathing carefully, he crept forward along the right wall of the temple where the pillars and their shadows veiled his position pressed against the … Continue reading

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Drake-Reamuk (Swamp Lurker)

“I hate this swamp!” “Stop complaining. They’re paying well.” “But it’s noon and I still can’t see in this fog. I mean, agh.” “That is odd. Is it getting thicker? Alek?” Reamuk

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Monster Monday-Yellow Dragon

The storm was rolling in fast. The wind had been out of the east ahead of it for 6 hours without a break, and growing stronger and stronger. The odd bit was that the storm had moved out to sea … Continue reading

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Monster Monday-Silver Dragon

Thomas suddenly felt something in his mind. It shocked him for but a moment before the other mind overwhelmed him. Yes, to the depths of the cavern, of course.

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