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Prayer in Mind Weave

Prayer in tabletop games is a tough thing to grapple with. On the one hand, you don’t want deities to intervene at every whispered request and completely do away with challenge. But on the other hand, you want to reward … Continue reading

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Resadin-King of Sand and Scorpions

Resadin-King of Sand and Scorpions (Deity) He is tricky and vengeful. He admires hardness and speed, but especially cunning. He hates softness and dullness. Resadin rules unchallenged in the desert dunes of Trethal and many of the evil gods turn to … Continue reading

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Grethgan-The Lord of Flame and Volcanoes

Grethgan-The Lord of Flame and Volcanoes (Deity) He is wild and wrathful. He enpowers the wrathful and passionate, but especially the reckless. He opposes calm and advancement. His power is openly recognized by all, but his lack of control makes him … Continue reading

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Styth-The Mistress of Secrets

Styth-The Mistress of Secrets (Deity) She is seductive and guileful. She upholds deception and cunning, but especially secret combinations. She mocks honesty and openness. The evil gods envy her power for secrecy and often seek her aide to occult their … Continue reading

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Dainlen-The Lady of Truth

Dainlen-The Lady of Truth (Deity) She is honest and wise. She recognizes diligence, initiative, and especially wisdom. She opposes deceptions and secrets. All gods recognize her wisdom and honesty and the good gods benefit from the knowledge she offers. She … Continue reading

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Plieser-The Guardian of Knowledge

Plieser-The Guardian of Knowledge (Deity) He is knowledgeable and largely aloof. He aids the studious and dedicated, but especially the logical. He abhors ignorance and insensibility. He considers himself above many gods whose awareness is limited to a small sphere, … Continue reading

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Deities in Mind Weave

In Mind Weave, I make an effort to provide interesting game mechanics for highly religious characters. A big part of this is defining deities in such a way that they have concrete things to offer a player and concrete parameters … Continue reading

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World Building Wednesday-Sleeping God Cave

I’ve done a lot of towns and communities, today is a small dungeon.  The Sleeping God Cave is so named for it’s resemblance to an upside down mouth and nose.  Local legend tells that the sleeping god will one day … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Rife Delynshire (Human Druid)

Lately in our group we’ve discussed what it would take to build a super-scout.  For wilderness applications it is invariably a Druid.  By level 7 (sooner with a generous Master Weaver) a Perception oriented Druid can, with focus, know most … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Prayer and Pray on Behalf

These abilities are common for religious characters, and while they often fill the category of throw away minor abilities, they can be extremely effective in a setting where deities are powerful, so long as the character lives by the tenants … Continue reading

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