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Uknyer: Baronial Seat

When my players first arrived at Uknyer, one of the players (AnG who played Match) admitted that he was a sucker for coastal castles. Yeah, me too.

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Haven: The Strange Elf Conclave

In exchange for their help toppling the West Hill March and preventing retaliation, the Vale recognized the Union of Schek as claimant upon the Great Road and the land within a mile of it on either side. Recently, the Union … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Microfortress

There are rumors of goblins smaller than goblins, only a few inches tall, but they’re probably just the ramblings of drunken fools trying to explain where they left their socks. Couldn’t even say goblin right. Perrish the Incredulous Fort on … Continue reading

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Into the Furnace

On August 8th, Friday, a message from the gnomes comes through Matthias to Citadel House, informing them that Verdis and Q are awaiting reinforcements in Slighe Domhainn, where they (especially Q) are resting from a first attempt to enter the … Continue reading

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The Frying Pan

On August 4th, Year 4, a pair of Citadel House adventurers answer the invitation of the gnomes of Slighe Domhainn to join them gaining access to a dwarven stronghold of yore nearby. They are: Verdis (HuS): Level 9 Human Fighter … Continue reading

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Play Report: Jail Break (Stormguard Session 7)

We left our players in the midst of battle, with spells appearing in their ranks and enemies mustering at the end of the hallway. They’ve managed to rejoin the girls and are now looking to fight their way to the … Continue reading

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Play Report: The Vardor Summer Home (Stormguard Session 6)

Our adventurers have escaped the swamp. On the morrow, they journey with the elven rangers to the Vardor fortress, labeled a summer home for their ambassadors to the elves. The party is: Hilbrent Firebrand: Human Magic-user, Level 3¬†(Fire Spellbook) Don … Continue reading

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The Justinian

West of the Hall of Illumination¬†and at the base of the mountains is another ancient place of worship. Over time, followers of different deities have occupied the area, but most of the fortress was built by followers of Lyseana on … Continue reading

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Korgaran’s Temple

The jewel of the Temple Complex at Tripik, the massive temple to Korgaran, is quite a monolith. Despite the decline of Tripik, the temple remains the center of the city and retains a strong body of gnome worshipers descended from … Continue reading

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Garrisoned Living Castle

This castle evolved out of an effort to create a dungeon-like experience that has a reason to exist in context without stretching credulity. I was also experimenting with a dungeon that doesn’t have a linear or defined sequence of progress, … Continue reading

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