Tag Archives: Fantasy

Biweekly Monster-Phantasm (AD&D)

PhantasmFREQUENCY: Very RareNO. APPEARING: 1-4ARMOR CLASS: 8MOVE: 9″HIT DICE: 2% IN LAIR: 90%TREASURE TYPE: S, TNO. OF ATTACKS: 1DAMAGE/ATTACK: 1-8SPECIAL ATTACKS: Phantasmal forceSPECIAL DEFENSES: NilMAGIC RESISTANCE: See belowINTELLIGENCE: Semi-ALIGNMENT: Chaotic NeutralSIZE: MPSIONIC ABILITY: NilAttack/Defense Modes: Nil Phantasms resemble zombies in most ways except for in … Continue reading

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Announcing: Harbinger of Excellence

This blog has been a project since 2013, with fluctuating levels of dedication over the years. In 2012, I started a different project that didn’t receive the attention this project received during the transition to graduate school and a career. … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Arcane Mutant Troll (AD&D)

Arcane Mutant TrollFREQUENCY: Very RareNO. APPEARING: 1ARMOR CLASS: 4 (see below)MOVE: 12″HIT DICE: 8 + 8 to 13 +13% IN LAIR: 60%TREASURE TYPE: D, UNO. OF ATTACKS: 3DAMAGE/ATTACK: 5-10/5-10/3-18SPECIAL ATTACKS: See belowSPECIAL DEFENSES: Regeneration, see belowMAGIC RESISTANCE: See belowINTELLIGENCE: LowALIGNMENT: Chaotic EvilSIZE: L (12’+ tall)PSIONIC … Continue reading

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The Book of Jex-Chapter 17

And so, with the way open before us, we small folk—as the giants called us—descended the stairs with Aavon’s mechanical army behind us to scout the way for our larger friends. And behold, we burned away dozens of purple wyrmlings, … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Oath Keeper (AD&D)

Oath KeeperFREQUENCY: Very RareNO. APPEARING: 1ARMOR CLASS: 5 MOVE: 18″HIT DICE: 4% IN LAIR: 20%TREASURE TYPE: (Qx10), XNO. OF ATTACKS: 3DAMAGE/ATTACK: 1-6/1-4/1-4SPECIAL ATTACKS: QuestSPECIAL DEFENSES: NilMAGIC RESISTANCE: 50%INTELLIGENCE: ExceptionalALIGNMENT: Neutral (good)SIZE: MPSIONIC ABILITY: NilAttack/Defense Modes: Nil Oath keepers dwell in secluded woods and dedicate themselves … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Coagulant and Blood Golemettes (AD&D)

CoagulantFREQUENCY: Very RareNO. APPEARING: 1-4ARMOR CLASS: 8 MOVE: 6″HIT DICE: 2% IN LAIR: NilTREASURE TYPE: NilNO. OF ATTACKS: 1DAMAGE/ATTACK: 1-8SPECIAL ATTACKS: NilSPECIAL DEFENSES: Blood GolemsMAGIC RESISTANCE: See belowINTELLIGENCE: Non-ALIGNMENT: NeutralSIZE: MPSIONIC ABILITY: NilAttack/Defense Modes: Nil Coagulants are walking corpses with skin a deep, mottled … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Castorid (AD&D)

FREQUENCY: RareNO. APPEARING: 4-40ARMOR CLASS: 6 (5)MOVE: 6″//12″HIT DICE: 2% IN LAIR: 60%TREASURE TYPE: Individuals K; D, I, S in lairNO. OF ATTACKS: 2DAMAGE/ATTACK: 1-4/1-6SPECIAL ATTACKS: WeaponSPECIAL DEFENSE: NilMAGIC RESISTANCE: StandardINTELLIGENCE: Semi-LowALIGNMENT: Neutral-Lawful GoodSIZE: M (5’+ tall)PSIONIC ABILITY: Nil      Attack/Defense Modes: Nil … Continue reading

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Haven: Return to the Ruins

On May 22nd, Year 12, the adventurers who ventured to Wetshore the week before resolve to return to the south to explore more of the ruined West South Kingdom settlements. They bring with them two more thieves: Stephen drawn by … Continue reading

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Haven: Coastal Ruins

On May 15th, Year 12, adventurers decide to try to track down some of the locations indicated on the map Rovert has made available to Citadel House. They want to focus on the coastal cities on the map, though Rovert … Continue reading

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Haven: Seeking the Soaring Stones

On May 8th, Year 12, Randall has accompanied Snass and his wolf back to Citadel where they meet Dohasan, who is there offering a significant bounty on Rovert’s behalf for Soaring Stones, which he explains can be found at the … Continue reading

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