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Raglan’s Journal 05

I have obtained a mighty sword! It is of the unusual, blue metal we have seen before in other places, and it cleaves through hapless zombies like a scholar through a common man’s pamphlet. But I get ahead of myself. … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Quel’Delar

This item was inspired by this week’s DMnastics over on the Dungeon Master’s Block Forums. You should check them out! Quel’Delar was carefully crafted in the mighty forge of a lightning giant smith as a gift for the coronation of … Continue reading

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Divine Artifact-Gamilzeag, Sword of Blighting Flame

And when Lirmenieth saw that man was willing to rise against the Rephiam, his wild heart rejoiced and he cried out to Enethail, saying, “Behold Enethail, the humans take courage and rise, though alone, though over powered. Thy spirit and Simwaith‘s … Continue reading

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World Building Wednesday-Val Kydnt

Val Kydnt lies on the gently sloping Northwestern side of Mount Durn, about 30 miles from the peak as the crow flies, 45 or 50 miles by road. The town of Val Kydnt formed in the lee of a castle … Continue reading

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Saturday Enchantment-Leaper’s Sword

“We’ve got him now!” “Only place to go from here is down into the river.” But Tristan had one more surprise up his sleeve. He drew his sword as he ran and jumped from the cliff, pumping the hilt and … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words-Parry Block and Dodge

Parry-Parrying is the primary defensive action for many melee combatants.  A parry is made using a weapon against attacks, barehanded parries must be treated as disarm attempts which carries a severe penalty.  When a player decides to parry, the action … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words-Armor Value and Weapon Weight

Armor Value-Typical armor has three armor values: blunt, puncture, and cut, each defending against that specific type of damage.  The damage reduction percentage is derived from armor value using the equation Damage Reduction = 100*(AV/(12+AV))% where AV is the armor … Continue reading

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