Category Archives: World Building

A Brief List of Tomes

I thought I’d sneak another entry into the April 2018 Blog Carnival over on Hereticwerks before it wraps up. It seemed like a useful exercise to throw down some whimsical tomes that might be found on a bookshelf in my … Continue reading

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The Sleeping Satyr

The Sleeping Satyr is on the Northeast edge of the Blood Wood near satyr lands, almost directly South of Gilded Falls, about 58 miles 30 degrees South of East from Timberford as the crow flies.

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The Servant’s Journal

This entry is inspired by the April Blog Carnival topic over on HereticWerks, which is Journals, Grimoires, & Spell-Books. You should check it out and consider participating. I’ll be addressing a journal today: Written by an unnamed servant close to … Continue reading

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Gollant, YV 540

The Perenia group has been playing an urban campaign, at least so far. Their activities have been in Fort Gollant, now called only Gollant, the town founded by Emil Gollant with the help of Hilbrent, Benquil, and Lamila. It is … Continue reading

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The South Meridian Continent, YV 235

Most of my previous campaign took place in the North Meridian Continent, though they did visit the South for a short time, sailing through Arem to Palta and then entering Arem by land. The map below is the map they … Continue reading

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The Vardor Locality, YV 235

The Northern Meridian continent is the birthplace of the gnomes, dwarves, kobolds, elves, and minotaurs, though human tribes migrated there early in the growth of civilizations. One of these tribes, the Arvada, produced Vardor, whose birth marks the year from … Continue reading

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The Great Road Mine

On the fuzzy border between elves and dwarves North of the Vale, the dwarves built a refinery of significant scale. Though there was little to mine there, they considered it an important symbol of their claim on the area and, … Continue reading

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The Vale

With my weekly play reports coming out of the Haven setting, where the players are headquartered in the Vale, it seems like it’s about time I explained what the Vale is. The Vale was settled (at least most recently) by … Continue reading

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Vale Observation Outpost

The Dragon Empire became aware of the presence of the settlers in the Vale. They had been warned by their ancestors of the arrogance and power of the elves, and there were elves among these new settlers. Though their mission … Continue reading

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Velder’s Cave

“Up, down, left, left, down, right… or was there an up in there?” “Don’t tell me you’re lost. What’s the point of this anyway. You said there was a treasure in here. Can’t be much of one; I can barely … Continue reading

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