Tag Archives: undead

Fortifying Weakness

On Monday, September 9th, two adventurers meet and decide to see what else hides in the tomb beneath Castle Wraecliff. Word came that Wraecliff’s laborers had entered the the first level of the tomb under his watch, but that he … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Hectarm

Vidius paused, listening. The others stopped at his signal as he squinted against the inky black of the cavern ahead; beyond the well of light from Galza’s softly glowing sword he could hear a sound, repetitive and sharp, growing nearer. … Continue reading

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Margon’s Palace

Margon’s mighty palace was also built in preparation for his coronation. When he died in battle against Vardor, his son, Mardain, who was with him on the campaign sent a number of his personal guard back to Taurkiev to slaughter … Continue reading

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Taurkiev: Vale of the Faithful

Once the capital of Margon’s kingdom, Taurkiev is now largely in ruins, including the wall and Margon’s Palace. The only area maintained is the space surrounding the temple to Margon, where the werewolf priests of Margon live and perform their … Continue reading

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Whispers of the Dead

Early readers of this blog will know that I favor undead as a monster type, largely due to their psychological versatility. I also like that—even more so than still corpses—their mere presence and nature can go a long way to … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Praxist

Praxist undead are the product of those who die in a life so routine they do not notice their own death and continue on their daily business.

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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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Mind Weave Class-Necromancer

For a list of other classes visit the Mind Weave class system description. Necromancer Tier: Second Origins: Cleric, Magic-user Advancement: Lich. Race: Humans, Lizardfolk, Goblins, Drow Minimum Attributes: Strength: 8 Constitution: 12 Dexterity: 16 Wisdom: 20 Intelligence: 26 Charisma: 8 The … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Soldergna (Human Necromancer NPC)

Now for the Necromancer ruling over Rogin’s Tower and threatening Val Kydnt. A powerful NPC who could prove a mighty encounter even as characters reach higher levels. Backstory and Levels 1-5 Soldergna was left on a temple door step, apparently … Continue reading

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Rogin’s Tower

Built by the Rephiam aristocrat and carouser Rogin, this massive tower has several meeting rooms tens of thousands of square feet in area, dozens of bed chambers thousands of square feet in area, and a lopsided tower peak where his room … Continue reading

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