Tag Archives: combat

Low-Impact Actions and the Cost of the Action Economy

I’m hoping this is a short one, as I have to admit I don’t know exactly what I intend to say with this post. It comes back to my recent experience with the speed and density of combat in 1e. … Continue reading

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Haven: The Tournament at Prickly Keep

I don’t know how to write this play report. There’s not exactly a story to follow as we played out the events of a massive tournament organized by player characters Verdis (HuS) and Rovert (TrS) in Confluence. We’ll do our … Continue reading

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Shadow of the Dragon King

On October 27th, with all but the sarcophagus chamber of the tomb explored, Rovert returns with Verdis to deal with whatever danger might be within and obtain the treasure: Verdis (HuS): Level 9 Human Fighter Conan (MiM): Level 3 Elf … Continue reading

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Again into the Tomb

On October 20th, three adventurers, all of whom had been among those who discovered the lizardfolk tomb the week before while hunting an ogre, set out to further explore the tomb. They are: Osiris (CoB): Level 4 Elf Magic-user (Life … Continue reading

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Broken Tomb

On October 13th, a Monday, five Citadel House Adventurers set out to hunt the ogre Randall saw signs of on August 14th. Despite continuing drizzle after a thunderstorm that raged through the night, they set out with 4 days of … Continue reading

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Pursuing the Fugitive

On September 29th, a cool and overcast day, three seasoned adventurers set out to hunt Torren, the adventurer-turned-fugitive who is believed to be living near the dwarven prison. They are: Osiris (CoB): Level 4 Elf Magic-user Simon (JeA): Level 4 … Continue reading

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A Ghost at the Windmill

On September 21st, Osiris feels compelled to take action concerning Conan. With Rovert’s arrival came a very visible collection of books of magic, especially more questionable magics. Osiris picks one of his many pockets, obtaining a book which he studies … Continue reading

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Among the Unified Schek

On September 15th, Year 4, the Citadel House Adventurers resolved to send a delegation to the orcs and goblins of the Union of Schek in answer to their invitation. They are: Verdis (HuS): Level 9 Human Fighter Phineas, Talking Rock … Continue reading

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Return to Cria Basin

On September 8th, Year 4, a magic-user named Rovert arrives through the portal in Citadel, joining two other adventurers at Citadel House. They are: Randall (HuS): Level 4 Human Druid Oliver, Level 4 Fox Animal Companion Osiris (CoB): Level 3 … Continue reading

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Tomb of a Warlock-Knight

On September 1st, Year 4, Citadel House adventurers answer a call from Dargos to return to Slighe Domhainn to investigate a tomb beneath the town. They are the same pair that have helped Dargos in the past: Verdis (HuS): Level … Continue reading

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