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      Topic: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 20, 2021 9:15 pm   Subject: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    A swarm of articles? Better use AOE attacks on them, it's quicker! Laughing

    https://i.imgur.com/F3LjAHa.gifv

    The correct answer is always fireball.
      Topic: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    Cebrion

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    Views: 222

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 15, 2021 11:55 pm   Subject: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    Articles should post every few days until November 15th now! Shocked Cool
      Topic: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    Cebrion

    Replies: 6
    Views: 222

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:44 am   Subject: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    I have finished programming a slew of articles by various authors, which will post every few days or so. The first one one is now up, with another TEN to come! Cool
      Topic: (Un)Holy water...faith specific?
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 3:33 am   Subject: (Un)Holy water...faith specific?
    #3 for me. Ultimately, for weal or woe is what matters.

    Source will matter to some, but there wouldn't be any effect in game mechanics terms - a Pholtan priest "forced" to make use of a vial of hol ...
      Topic: Cataboligne Demon and legal rights?
    Cebrion

    Replies: 2
    Views: 341

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 18, 2021 3:06 am   Subject: Cataboligne Demon and legal rights?
    WotC owns the rights to the first two Gord books, in which the cataboligne demon appears. The cataboligne appeared in Dragon #295, featuring its 3E stats.
      Topic: Adventure Idea - Land Clearing
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 01, 2021 7:52 am   Subject: Adventure Idea - Land Clearing
    People thought the cealocanth was extinct for millions of years...until a fisherman caught one.

    People thought there were no Suel in the old Flanaess...until somebody stumbled upon the Lost City in ...
      Topic: Event - Sub-Canon Auryn of Veluna Stands Before the Council
    Cebrion

    Replies: 1
    Views: 362

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 10, 2021 1:00 am   Subject: Event - Sub-Canon Auryn of Veluna Stands Before the Council
    I applaud your use of Incabulos the Unused. Cool
      Topic: Belissica Info Sought
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4197

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 10, 2021 12:59 am   Subject: Belissica Info Sought
    Laughing The thread is 17 years old. We'll not talk about ourselves. Laughing

    Fun lands, the Urnsts.
      Topic: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    Cebrion

    Replies: 15
    Views: 1109

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 16, 2021 5:02 am   Subject: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    1. The Church of Zilchus would support taxes. A properly funded government is more likely to be stable. A government that is stable is more likely to engender economic stability. Economic stability is ...
      Topic: The Growth of Canonfire! Over the Years
    Cebrion

    Replies: 3
    Views: 693

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Thu Jul 08, 2021 11:10 pm   Subject: The Growth of Canonfire! Over the Years
    Your forum posts show your join date beneath your name: September 14, 2001. Wink
      Topic: Knights of the Hart- Funding & Resources
    Cebrion

    Replies: 8
    Views: 1009

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 03, 2021 12:16 am   Subject: Knights of the Hart- Funding & Resources
    I see no reason for largesse to be taxed, the governing entities not needing to "wet their beaks" from monies directed to those already in their service. In fact, I would recommend records of donation ...
      Topic: Knights of the Hart- Funding & Resources
    Cebrion

    Replies: 8
    Views: 1009

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2021 12:30 am   Subject: Knights of the Hart- Funding & Resources
    Many members would probably be landed knights, and so have some revenue from there, but most of that revenue will be for maintaining those lands, so that actually explains very little regarding where ...
      Topic: The Growth of Canonfire! Over the Years
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:57 am   Subject: The Growth of Canonfire! Over the Years
    Haven't looked at this in a long time. It is a list of the total page views each year for the Canonfire! website.

    Year Page Views

    2002 (253631)
    2003 (417970) (I was a wee n00b on Feb. 16 of thi ...
      Topic: Blazonry
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 13, 2021 4:18 am   Subject: Blazonry
    It could be an old Flan glyph for "person," symbolizing Tenh as being "the land of the Flan People."
      Topic: Magic in Keoland
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 29, 2021 2:01 am   Subject: Magic in Keoland
    If magic was outlawed in Keoland, there would be no Silent Ones. In later material, I believe that workers of arcane magic need to be licensed to practice arcane magic in Keoland. Basically, the Keois ...
      Topic: OJ #10 - Mines of Elsidell Maps
    Cebrion

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2021 11:19 pm   Subject: OJ #10 - Mines of Elsidell Maps
    Hello Sean!

    I would re-do these maps like I did those for OJ#11, but my mapping software is long defunct. I have not had a need to create maps for a while, so I never got any new/updated software. ...
      Topic: Ettin's Mound
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:45 pm   Subject: Ettin's Mound
    That seems a reasonable assumption. The battle could be about Oeridian expansion, so a bit later. Or it could be more about the migrations/earlier contact. Whatever the case, I would think the battle ...
      Topic: Blazonry
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 03, 2021 3:59 pm   Subject: Blazonry
    Great Kingdom: Azure, a crowned sun or.

    South Province: Or, a crowned boar's head azure.

    North Province: Gules, a crowned sun or encircled by a wingless dragon(wyrm?) azure.

    Those are common ...
      Topic: POSTFEST: Greyhawk’s Underdark
    Cebrion

    Replies: 18
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    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Sun Mar 07, 2021 10:33 pm   Subject: POSTFEST: Greyhawk’s Underdark
    Postfest XIX: All Things Underdark And Dangerous??? Happy
      Topic: The Honor Of The Crown Chapters?
    Cebrion

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1396

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2021 5:44 am   Subject: The Honor Of The Crown Chapters?
    Should be popping up now, and further chapters every 5-7 days.
      Topic: A "Familiar" Question
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1735

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2021 4:37 am   Subject: A "Familiar" Question
    Familiars can die, and leave their masters alive. Considering the link that they share, which is literally telepathic (they know everything about one another) and so is far beyond the closeness that e ...
      Topic: Cozbi, the Terror Princess of Hell
    Cebrion

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2021 4:20 am   Subject: Cozbi, the Terror Princess of Hell
    I mostly loathe that immortal spirit beings of PURE EVIL are reduced to high HD monsters native to another plane, such that they could be so badly injured to even need to be entombed in an iron lung t ...
      Topic: A "Familiar" Question
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1735

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 08, 2021 9:03 pm   Subject: A "Familiar" Question
    I mean specifically that the wizard and familiar have literally the same lifespan. Their life forces are tied to one another. This bond is primarily what gives each of them some strengths/abilities of ...
      Topic: What age are Greyhawk Fans?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:54 pm   Subject: What age are Greyhawk Fans?
    I am told that you have left out a needed "Old AF" option, but then many "Old AF" people might not even know what "Old AF" means...

    So, can somebody help me out by telling me what "Old AF" means? : ...
      Topic: A "Familiar" Question
    Cebrion

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1735

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:54 am   Subject: A "Familiar" Question
    Familiars live as long as their master. Potions of longevity may throw that out of whack, if the DM wishes, though an intelligent wizard would apply one to the familiar too. The same would go for a gh ...
      Topic: How to make Greyhawk more "medievalsy"?
    Cebrion

    Replies: 8
    Views: 2309

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2021 5:53 am   Subject: How to make Greyhawk more "medievalsy"?
    1. More obvious social/wealth disparity.

    2. Mud/dust and filth. And smokey fires. Everywhere. Cities are muddy/dusty, and everything smaller than a city is muddier/dustier still; the filth and smok ...
      Topic: The Honor Of The Crown Chapters?
    Cebrion

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1396

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:47 pm   Subject: The Honor Of The Crown Chapters?
    You submitted Chapter One: Seeing the Forest And The Trees *twice*, and also Chapter Four: A Simple Question *once.*


    Missing Chapter Two and Chapter Three.
      Topic: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    Cebrion

    Replies: 27
    Views: 3866

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 08, 2021 10:36 pm   Subject: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    https://i.imgur.com/8q9zNNt.png
      Topic: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    Cebrion

    Replies: 27
    Views: 3866

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 08, 2021 5:36 am   Subject: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    Hmm...

    Q1. What is your favorite realm or region in the World of Greyhawk setting?

    All of them. I have highlighted some regions in my campaign, but I don't really have a favorite - they all abo ...
      Topic: Searching for Articles by Author
    Cebrion

    Replies: 4
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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:13 pm   Subject: Searching for Articles by Author
    Perfect! I hadn't looked at a Personal Information page since the IP tag got dropped from forum posts (which was a year ago perhaps?). Glad that worked for you! Cool
      Topic: Searching for Articles by Author
    Cebrion

    Replies: 4
    Views: 1211

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 3:54 pm   Subject: Searching for Articles by Author
    Top 20 link: http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Top

    The Articles search function at the very top right of any CF! page has "Author" keyed to the admin that published the articles, unfortu ...
      Topic: Rot an elf forest and afflict the elves
    Cebrion

    Replies: 9
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:03 pm   Subject: Rot an elf forest and afflict the elves
    I read this thread yesterday, but wanted to see how it developed a bit/not seed an idea. Wink

    Incabulos is a great candidate for the plague origin (the symptoms practically copy his portfolio eve ...
      Topic: What's for dinner? or "I eat the shark-man"
    Cebrion

    Replies: 21
    Views: 3828

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 05, 2020 2:48 am   Subject: What's for dinner? or "I eat the shark-man"
    As to exotic dishes, I am also reminded of the movie, "The Freshman," starring Marlon Brando, Mathew Broderick, and others. For anyone who hasn't seen it (I don't want to ruin it), it is worth watchin ...
      Topic: What's for dinner? or "I eat the shark-man"
    Cebrion

    Replies: 21
    Views: 3828

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2020 3:19 am   Subject: What's for dinner? or "I eat the shark-man"
    Everything is meat to something else, though I would view eating something capable of communicating on/near a human equivalency as a morally ambiguous activity. This would be situational (with regards ...
      Topic: Terry Jones and the Roads of Greyhawk
    Cebrion

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2020 2:47 am   Subject: Terry Jones and the Roads of Greyhawk
    His Crusades TV series is great too. Cool
      Topic: Len Lakofka (Leomund) has passed
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 24, 2020 1:11 am   Subject: Len Lakofka (Leomund) has passed
    Len was responsible for writing many things I use liberally, in particular the Suel gods as featured in Dragon Magazine #86 onward. Len posted crunchy bits online fairly often, and it is very fortunat ...
      Topic: Zavoda index works by double clicking a word in a forum post
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2020 3:35 am   Subject: Zavoda index works by double clicking a word in a forum post
    This is just a plot of Incabulos! Or maybe Nerull. Okay, perhaps just Iuz. He's a tricky one, what with all that Hommlet stuff, and what not.

    Khurgorbaeyag.

    Evil Grin
      Topic: Pluffet Smedger Contemplates the Glossography
    Cebrion

    Replies: 3
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 4:42 am   Subject: Pluffet Smedger Contemplates the Glossography
    There may be some differences in the code required between forum (BBCode)and website(HTML). You may find two types for designating image size.

    https://www.bbcode.org/examples/?id=10

    Tried a few ...
      Topic: The "Black Brotherhood" Suel cult
    Cebrion

    Replies: 19
    Views: 9733

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:21 am   Subject: The "Black Brotherhood" Suel cult
    No, I never wrote them up, but what I have already mentioned must be most of it. The rest was probably just simple 2e stats on the Black Brotherhood raiders the PCs had to fight. I used to have a habi ...
      Topic: KDS v0.1 - more accurate CR & holistic meta-value compar
    Cebrion

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri Sep 11, 2020 5:06 am   Subject: KDS v0.1 - more accurate CR & holistic meta-value compar
    I mean, what base statistics point array (for Str, Dex, Con, etc.) is assumed for the profiles?

    Standard Array (15 Point Build): 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8.

    Elite Array (25 Point Build): 15, 14, 13, ...
      Topic: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    Cebrion

    Replies: 6
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2020 4:53 am   Subject: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    Haha! Laughing

    For topics with multiple words, such as "Shield Lands" enter as so:

    http://dev.greyparticle.com/zavoda/search.php?topic=Shield_Lands

    ...which gives us

    Shield Lands [KNG]
    ...
      Topic: KDS v0.1 - more accurate CR & holistic meta-value compar
    Cebrion

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 12:04 am   Subject: KDS v0.1 - more accurate CR & holistic meta-value compar
    What point build is represented in the base HEV value given to PC's?
      Topic: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:35 am   Subject: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    Send Icarus (Kristoph) a PM: http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Private_Messages&file=index&mode=post&u=4301&sid=90962aad5c28dd2e73a6cc6e84b0c3b4
      Topic: A particular kind of poisoning in Furyondy
    Cebrion

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:06 pm   Subject: A particular kind of poisoning in Furyondy
    Yep. Utterly disruptive to an overall power-increasing alliance. Extremely powerful families might have the connections/resources to draw on the most powerful types of magic to remedy the situation, b ...
      Topic: A particular kind of poisoning in Furyondy
    Cebrion

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:23 am   Subject: A particular kind of poisoning in Furyondy
    Braxton was all set to get married...

    But NOW he's a BABY!

    "Look here, see! I was all set to get married, but now I'm a baby!"

    This LITTLE guy has the BIGGEST problem EVER!

    "The wedding is ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

    Replies: 18
    Views: 8200

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2020 5:33 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    For a 30 mile long double layered wall, with guard towers, about how many guards do you all think there would even be assigned to patrol it at any given time?
      Topic: Erik Mona on this Sunday's Gabbin' Show!
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 21, 2020 5:41 pm   Subject: Erik Mona on this Sunday's Gabbin' Show!
    See it here: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/684812738
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

    Replies: 18
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2020 1:23 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Going off of the City of Hawks map (roughly 6 miles wide and 9 miles long, in an irregular shape roughly 38 square miles in area, and with about a 30 mile long wall with 11 gates not evenly spaced), t ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:53 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Sure. Raiding forces did that all of the time. With no hope of successfully taking the city, ravaging the surrounding area would result in them simply being paid to leave.

    But now I have recalled ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:56 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    All of the fantasy stuff sort of gets cinematicly treated like measures/counter-measures. You have charmed umber hulk sappers? We have summoned earth elementals/charmed xorns to kill them. You have fi ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:00 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    The roads are flat and cut through the slope which is why they are like a canyon . A 14 degree slope is highly desirable to make it more difficult for attackers and siege equipment. A flat sward meeti ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:28 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Those who designed star forts got their ideas from what came before, but the innovation of star forts wasn't the level inner grounds they incorporated, but their shape. The description Gary gives is n ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:07 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Better example (though on a much smaller scale, and still not the image I have in my mind):

    https://www.homestratosphere.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/castle-Hohenzollern2-may31.jpg

    https://cdn ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:09 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Not in all places, but it rises similarly in the bottom left of the picture. I know there is much better example, but I cannot think of it at the moment.

    Gary was being very specific about the swar ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:39 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Read the edited post above. It is not like a word problem. It is perfectly clear. Gary probably got the idea from Krak des Chavaliers, which is what it reminded me of:

    https://i.pinimg.com/564x/72/ ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:04 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Ah, the Gord map. Yes, that is even bigger. There is no slope though, and my drawing shows no slope (though that may not be apparent enough in my rough 3/4 view drawing). The sward is a flat shelf. If ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2020 1:39 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    There is no slope. "Relatively level sward" sward could mean a *slight* slope, but not a slope rising 25 feet over 100 feet. That would be a very steep incline (14 degrees); the kind that would have t ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 7:05 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk - City of Hawks
    That description lends a bit more majesty to the city in terms of how massive a walled city it really is. The city is roughly five miles in length north to south, and three miles in length east to wes ...
      Topic: Earthly Cultural Analogies In The Flanaess And Beyond?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 20, 2020 6:02 pm   Subject: Earthly Cultural Analogies In The Flanaess And Beyond?
    Well there you have it! Happy

    Also, gotta love that Telly Savalas pic posted earlier. Laughing
      Topic: Earthly Cultural Analogies In The Flanaess And Beyond?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:45 pm   Subject: Earthly Cultural Analogies In The Flanaess And Beyond?
    The Flan are an interesting group. Points have been made about them being a mish-mash of Native Americans/Celts/Welsh, and that works well enough...if one is familiar with those cultures. Celts/Welsh ...
      Topic: Why Leomund left the Circle of Eight (a theory)
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 08, 2020 11:47 pm   Subject: Why Leomund left the Circle of Eight (a theory)
    Leomund may have left because Mordenkainen is just not nice.

    Leomund: "Hey Mordenkainen! I created an awesome new spell! It's called Leomund's Secure Shelter! It's an even better version of my tiny ...
      Topic: Armor/Magical Bracers + Shield (spell)
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Mon Jun 01, 2020 3:26 pm   Subject: Armor/Magical Bracers + Shield (spell)
    ^
    This.

    AuldDragon nails it (with good examples even! Happy).
      Topic: Monk variant: Monk of the Silver Hand (undead-slaying monk)
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 22, 2020 2:50 am   Subject: Monk variant: Monk of the Silver Hand (undead-slaying monk)
    Interesting idea!

    You might have the class be slightly less undead specific, as BtVS, while about kicking undead butt, was also much about kicking pretty much anything supernaturally evil's butt. I ...
      Topic: My Spinecastle Campaign 579cy
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 16, 2020 6:50 pm   Subject: My Spinecastle Campaign 579cy

    NPC - Urlik Skarsol - Priest of Nerull - Spinecastle.

    Urlik Skarsol? That name seems...familiar...

    https://stormbringer.fandom.com/wiki/Urlik_Skarsol
      Topic: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 06, 2020 3:04 am   Subject: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    Most nations that sponsor a knightly order will have knights, and I mean national knights. The Knights of the Hart, for example, operate a factional order out of Furyondy by royal charter, but they ar ...
      Topic: Druid Shapeshifting Frequency
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Tue May 05, 2020 9:50 am   Subject: Druid Shapeshifting Frequency
    It really is up to you what you want to do. As it really isn't an overly powerful ability, I'd give it a bit of leeway and say one form per day as timed not by a chronograph, but by the rising of the ...
      Topic: Stone Shape (for excavation)
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Sat May 02, 2020 8:49 pm   Subject: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    Questions are always appreciated, for any edition (I've even been brushing up on 4e!!!), because it helps to keep my aging mind active! Laughing
      Topic: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 10:41 pm   Subject: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    Dispelling a dispel magic spell after the fact would be like dispelling a fireball after the fact. Hey look! You're not all dead because I just un-fireballed you with a dispel magic spell six seconds ...
      Topic: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:47 am   Subject: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    ^

    That too! Happy
      Topic: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Mon Apr 27, 2020 7:17 pm   Subject: Stone Shape (for excavation)
    Sounds fine to me, but at 1 cubic foot/level per casting, it will take a lot of time and castings to "dig" any sort of sizeable tunnel or cave. PCs with a lot of downtime will be tenacious though. :lo ...
      Topic: Horn of Valhalla (aligned)
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:10 pm   Subject: Horn of Valhalla (aligned)
    I agree with Wolfling. Two diferential steps or more out of agreement is a good guide. That would give us the following:

    Alignment: Radically Different Alignments

    LG: TN, CN, Any Evil
    NG: Any E ...
      Topic: Gnomes in the Flanaess
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:05 pm   Subject: Gnomes in the Flanaess
    There is. Pages 9-11. Area A: "Gnome Vale," Laird Gwaylar (F6) presiding.
      Topic: It started in Saltmarsh...
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Mon Mar 23, 2020 5:50 pm   Subject: It started in Saltmarsh...
    You cut arrows out of the dead to recover them in very good condition, not push them through to likely damage them. Wink

    Good commentary though! Like reading a detailed after-action report. :sh ...
      Topic: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:39 am   Subject: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    One could choose to play up the gregarious fun-loving fey nature of elves in conjunction with something elves highly value - life experiences.

    Imagine the elven point-of-view seen through the lense ...
      Topic: The Oerth Journal Submission Guidelines
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    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:58 am   Subject: The Oerth Journal Submission Guidelines
    Link fixed.

    However, these guidelines are from a number of years ago, and while they may be generally on target as to what sort of material is sought for forthcoming issues, it would be best to con ...
      Topic: How is 5th edition different from 1st/2nd edition
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 1:44 am   Subject: How is 5th edition different from 1st/2nd edition
    Another aspect of 5E parity that everyone uses the same Character Advancement table. This table lists XP, corresponding Level, and Proficiency Bonus. Very simple. At 1st level, the Proficiency Bonus i ...
      Topic: Pathfinder 2E- Pathfinder Lost Omens: Gods & Magic
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:42 pm   Subject: Pathfinder 2E- Pathfinder Lost Omens: Gods & Magic
    Really interesting development here:

    https://www.belloflostsouls.net/2020/01/pathfinder-picking-a-pantheon-lost-omens-gods-and-magic-preview.html

    Now, why I find this so interesting is that ther ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Tue Jan 07, 2020 7:26 am   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    I actually rather like the idea of de-centralizing what equivocates to the Zhemtarim. That makes it feel a little less "world-spanning", and a little more guild-y to me, which, in my opinion, is part ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Wed Jan 01, 2020 12:48 am   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Sure! The adventure really could be set up anywhere there are the appropriate geographical requirements (and even that can be changed if one wants to do the extra work). I haven't read the adventure i ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:17 am   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Zhentarim - I think the Thieves' Guild of GH is a better fit than the SB, personally. While they may not have as wide-reaching plans internationally, they certainly have as much impact just by influe ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Fri Dec 27, 2019 11:24 pm   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    As a far reaching subversive group, the Scarlet Brotherhood is a much better choice to replace the Zhentarim than the Greyhawk Thieves' Guild.
      Topic: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 26, 2019 4:37 am   Subject: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Well, that's because rasgon is the one and only sentient AI living in the web (he "killed" the others), and that just so happens to have a fascination with all things Greyhawk (and Planescape, and...) ...
      Topic: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 25, 2019 2:06 am   Subject: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Iuz has been around a long time. Long ago, in the guise of a mortal man, Iuz became the greatest warlord of the northern lands and subjugated the area to form the land of Iuz, which he ruled far beyon ...
      Topic: Ghosts of Saltmarsh year?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:46 am   Subject: Ghosts of Saltmarsh year?
    As Silvermane mentions, there is a lot going on politically that allows Iuz to live/thrive.

    Furyondy is the main counter to Iuz.

    The Shield Lands is the main counter to The Horned Society (or ex ...
      Topic: Protection Scrolls: duration known, or not, to reader?
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Tue Dec 10, 2019 8:47 am   Subject: Protection Scrolls: duration known, or not, to reader?
    Yes. If a scroll is understood it is understood fully, just as any spell understood by a spellcaster is understood fully.
      Topic: Protection Scrolls: duration known, or not, to reader?
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:56 pm   Subject: Protection Scrolls: duration known, or not, to reader?
    The character literally knows what the scroll will do, as that is imparted with any understanding of the scroll (i.e. the character has read it, but not out loud so as to activate it). The true durati ...
      Topic: Animal Summoning, Part 2
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 4:14 am   Subject: Animal Summoning, Part 2
    Keying in on "specific mission" I would rule "guard the temple" is not a specific enough mission--an event with a time component makes more sense ie "guard the temple from the evil orc horde's attack" ...
      Topic: Future projects
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2019 12:14 am   Subject: Future projects
    Ahhh! "Cebrion" is my original Member profile, to which have been attached certain Moderator permissions. These permissions allow me to see and do things with forum posts that others can not. Apparent ...
      Topic: A little or a lot of thread necromancy
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:54 pm   Subject: A little or a lot of thread necromancy
    Checking various Members page links, it looks like we can only get posts going back to 2003 (though not for every early member), while the forum launched in 2001. There is no doubt a bunch of relevant ...
      Topic: Worn out questions I assume...
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:27 pm   Subject: Re: Worn out questions I assume...
    Well … first, sorry for this response being 3 weeks later. But …
    3 weeks...and a year. Been there, done that myself. Threadomancy gets us all at one time or another. Wink A definite benefit of Can ...
      Topic: Did The Silver Wolf Chapter Go Through?
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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:57 pm   Subject: Did The Silver Wolf Chapter Go Through?
    Posted.
      Topic: Future projects
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:51 am   Subject: Future projects
    https://i.imgur.com/3WrE50c.png
    Wink
      Topic: A little or a lot of thread necromancy
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:22 am   Subject: A little or a lot of thread necromancy
    I am not sure why the topics on pages 72-80 of the General Discussion forum do not appear, but I do know why the links in the topic "Ket vs Valuna" on page 71 do not work. A number of years ago, Gary ...
      Topic: Operation: Missing Files/Broken Links!!!
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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:14 am   Subject: Operation: Missing Files/Broken Links!!!
    Sorry I haven't replied to this thread in some time. Regarding the previous post, I only have a total of 10 image files for all of the Cartography & Geography Articles that are posted, and some of ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
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    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:37 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    What DM doesn't play vicariously through the persons of their NPC's? Ergo, Silvermane is awesome!!! Welcome aboard, and happy posting! Cool
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:15 am   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Hmmm. Primitive. Thinking cap on.

    Yes, you have the general idea down. Mostly. The location is one place, two versions, though it is not necessary that the PCs physically leave one version and late ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:40 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Interesting idea. A sleeping god in the Plane of Shadow allows for a divine realm full of anything. You can have dreams or nightmares manifest; perhaps even at the same time. A god's "mind" is beyond ...
      Topic: Orcish Lifespan
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:53 am   Subject: Orcish Lifespan
    If you see 40 years as being a bit on the low side, you could say that, due to the better-than-average amount of mayhem an orc packs into its lifetime, the usual orc might be said to live to an averag ...
      Topic: Brigands, Free Companies, mercenary bands of the Flanaess
    Cebrion

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 4:24 am   Subject: Brigands, Free Companies, mercenary bands of the Flanaess
    The Bronze Band are a mercenary company. Known to work for good guys fighting against the Horned Society, Iuz, and Bandit Kingdom forces. Wrote them up a bit for a protracted campaign, but that never ...
      Topic: Non-Scarlet Brotherhood monk organizations
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:18 am   Subject: Non-Scarlet Brotherhood monk organizations
    He's kind of a throw-in NPC. He may get used, or not. He is available to join the PC party at the Inn of the Welcome Wench. There are some other mentioned NPCs (plus any others a DM might want to thro ...
     
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