Tag Archives: Fantasy

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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Gregor’s Last Redoubt

The ancient structure squatted over the deep crag in the earth known as the Scar, still in remarkably good repair for being abandoned the 200 years since the Plague War. It seemed some other forced had moved in, as undead … Continue reading

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Stormguard: An Island Frontier

I was about to start writing a campaign report for my current Stormguard test campaign when I discovered that I haven’t posted the map of Stormguard yet. Let’s remedy that. Stormguard is an island about the size of Great Britain. … Continue reading

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Monster Monday-Direbloom

“I hate jungle. It’s like a constant war against interminable forces of vines and plants.” Derek grumbled as he hacked through the underbrush with his machete. “What I wouldn’t give for a real fight right now. Something that swings back.” … Continue reading

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Monster Monday-Elementals

The group’s steps were loud on the stone tiles. Four stone feet, two thundering and two clopping, escorted soft booted treads and a tapping cane. Karen didn’t worry that the noise would attract attention. Her stone guardians could handle it.

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Monster Monday-Werewolf

Tarquin lurched through the night, clutching his bleeding side. He’d killed the beast, but not before it had taken a bite out of him. He was losing blood fast. There was howling in the distance, and he wondered if maybe … Continue reading

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Saturday Spell-Frostbite

Here’s a basic spell from Lyet Highfall’s arsenal for encharging his daggers for ice damage. To make it an encharge, we need an Order finger, since we have no words in Stealth Magic. To make the encharge have multiple charges instead … Continue reading

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Mount-War Horse

War Horses are expensive. They are well-bred, well-selected, and well-trained. They are among a knight’s most valuable possessions.

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Monster Monday-Nightmare

Legend tells of a night-black horse With a mane that burned like fire. Flames broil in its nostrils and eyes  As on burning hooves it flies. Fear was its bedside nurse And Hatred its cruel sire, But rampant as its mother, … Continue reading

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Richard’s Confounding Wall

In the caves underneath the Hall of Illumination, this puzzle guards a hint as to the location of Richard’s treasure hoard. It’s internal workings are magical in nature and so the secret can only be destroyed by dismantling it, it … Continue reading

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