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Play Report-Into the Underdark

Having ended a war and collected a great reward from the king for their efforts, the party makes preparations to enter the underdark. They have cloaks enchanted for invisibility custom made by an illicit enchant contact in Requiem. The cloaks … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Lyet Highfall (Dragon Slayer)

I’m planning a dragon hunt post in the near future, and I want to use this character, but my schedule just got really crazy with a final thesis run. Expect that in a week. Backstory and Levels 1-20: Lyet Highfall … Continue reading

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Monster Monday-Black Dragon

“I don’t like this,” Perry murmured. “This cave is huge, the dragon could come from anywhere.” “Keep your eyes peeled,” Argus ordered without looking at the halfling. “But it’s getting darker,” he replied, looking up at an opening where the … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Kill

Today I’m going to play out a short scenario where an assassin sneaks up on and kills a guard. My assassin will be Darren Freemont. My guard will be a level 1 human fighter with no levels in Perception, Leather … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Darren Freemont (Human Assassin)

Here’s a pretty basic assassin, I need him for tomorrow’s post on stealthy kills. Backstory and Levels 1-7: Darren grew up on the streets. With no means of feeding himself, and having seen the dangers of begging in his city, … Continue reading

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Mind Weave Class-Assassin

For a list of other classes visit the Mind Weave class system description. Assassin Tier: Second Origins: Brawler, Fighter, Thief Advancement: Dragon Slayer Races: Humans, Orcs, Lizardfolk, Kobolds, Drow, Nekolyns Minimum Attributes: Strength: 15 Constitution: 15 Dexterity: 25 Wisdom: 7 Intelligence: … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Illidss Karamas (Lizardfolk Assassin)

Illidss is the type of NPC that can play a small role in the story. Living in a small town as an operative, he can be dangerous to anyone thinking the village is easy pickings. He could also be a … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Heroic Endeavor

Heroic Endeavor is an ability that allows the every-man to be a hero for 10 seconds. An interesting twist could be for 1 in 100 NPC peasants to have a level in this ability and have a reputation for saving people … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Shvael (Diervale Assassin)

Shvael is an NPC, kinda. He’s the protagonist in the story I created Diervale, Alfoli, and Reigzen for in the first place. The novela is still in the outline stages, which means Shvael is still in Diervale. Here’s his background … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Leaping Strike

An iconic attack style for wild and reckless heroes is the leaping strike. The attack while dropping from above can help with surprise, but if the attacker is noticed it can also give the target extra time to react. The … Continue reading

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