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      Topic: 579cy
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 25, 2021 10:45 am   Subject: 579cy
    So WARS! aside, are you ignoring Gary’s and Rob’s DRAGON articles describing the actions in the Great Kingdom and Shield Lands? However later authors interpreted the outcome, there was clearly a build ...
      Topic: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 06, 2021 2:49 pm   Subject: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    Sounds like [url=https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/358996/Starship-Warden-Saving-Wren-and-Deck-Expansions]this one.
      Topic: Belissica Info Sought
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 08, 2021 6:41 am   Subject: Belissica Info Sought
    Here’s how I’ve reconciled Lorgan and Belissica IMC: The ruler of the County of Urnst until 576 CY was His Noble Brilliancy, Count Lorgan Gellor (Ftr 16). He died that year and was succeeded by his da ...
      Topic: Missing Oeridian Power portfolios
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 31, 2021 6:56 am   Subject: Missing Oeridian Power portfolios
    Gents,

    This is very unfortunate and aggravating news to read, but I thank you for your input. Mad Oh well.

    Does anyone have suggestions as to the following with respect to both Wenta and V ...
      Topic: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 15, 2021 3:32 am   Subject: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    Praytell, then, what you think upon which side of this debate you believe the clergy falls, in general. For, or against, taxes, as part of the portfolio of Zilchus.

    Lanthorn
    I’d say the Duchy of ...
      Topic: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2021 2:31 pm   Subject: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    The temple of Zilchus in Leukish was razed because the clerics refused to pay Justinian’s exorbitant temple tax.
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2021 2:02 pm   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Looks like Anna's map is missing

    Galesford
    Looks like Anna took the same interpretation I did and assumed that Galesford was later renamed Curtulenn.

    It looks like Sargent was aware of Galesfo ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 25, 2021 10:58 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Looks like Anna's map is missing

    Galesford
    Looks like Anna took the same interpretation I did and assumed that Galesford was later renamed Curtulenn.
      Topic: The effect of Suel gods on the makeup of the Suel Imperium
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:20 am   Subject: The effect of Suel gods on the makeup of the Suel Imperium
    In "Presenting the Suel Pantheon" by Lenard Lakofka in Dragon #86, Norebo's alignment is "Chaotic neutral (evil tendencies)."

    https://i.postimg.cc/zXVNGXPb/Norebo.png
    What an interesting inconsist ...
      Topic: Scarlet Brotherhood NPCs in 5e
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:10 am   Subject: Scarlet Brotherhood NPCs in 5e
    Well, if you’re looking to replicate the 1E monk class that is the foundation of the Scarlet Brotherhood, then the Way of the Open Hand 5E monk archetype is probably your best bet.
      Topic: The effect of Suel gods on the makeup of the Suel Imperium
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 25, 2021 9:39 am   Subject: The effect of Suel gods on the makeup of the Suel Imperium
    I’m just jumping in to defend poor Norebo. He’s Chaotic Neutral. I don’t believe Len ever described him as having evil tendencies, unless that change was made by a later designer.
      Topic: A0.5 (Lowdown in Highport) A5 (The Last Slave Lord)
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 22, 2021 10:58 am   Subject: A0.5 (Lowdown in Highport) A5 (The Last Slave Lord)
    https://www.dmsguild.com/product/166073/Dungeon-215-4e

    https://www.dmsguild.com/product/169620/Dungeon-221-4e-Next
      Topic: Distribution Of High And Sylvan Elves?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 09, 2021 9:12 am   Subject: Distribution Of High And Sylvan Elves?
    Also consider that all the “Use standard encounter tables” results refer you back to the DMG, where only the standard “Elf” (presumably high) may be encountered.
      Topic: High Elves
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 06, 2021 7:14 am   Subject: High Elves
    I recall that Thiondar's Legacy, from Dungeon Magazine #30, included a history of the Grey Elves and their founding, which was a separating from the High Elves. Though it wasn't set in Greyhawk, spec ...
      Topic: Climate of the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 27, 2021 9:25 am   Subject: Climate of the Flanaess
    FWIW, here’s the climate map I created about 15 years ago for my game:

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/kypatxnvmtmgup9/Flanaess%20Map%20with%20Climatic%20Zones.jpg?dl=0
      Topic: Placing "Citadel by the Sea" in the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 09, 2020 8:48 am   Subject: Placing "Citadel by the Sea" in the Flanaess
    Coming full circle on my 13-year-old thread, the reasons above are why I placed Awad in North Province, between Bellport and Kaport Bay. It’s a human-dominated village with euroz to the north and olve ...
      Topic: The WORLD OF GREYHAWK® Deitybase
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:48 pm   Subject: The WORLD OF GREYHAWK® Deitybase
    Hi DM Prata,

    Any chance you put together all this information into a single PDF that we can host on Canonfire? The links provided in the first post are dead. And the only version of your deitybase ...
      Topic: Ghost of Saltmarsh population distribution
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 12, 2020 8:18 am   Subject: Ghost of Saltmarsh population distribution
    Finally, can any of you recommend a good source for modeling / creating baronial and/or manorial households? I recall an old d20 book, Magical Medieval Society, but wonder if you have something else ( ...
      Topic: Cloting iN the Flaness
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:08 am   Subject: Cloting iN the Flaness
    (As an aside, the 1e PHB doesn't list silk rope. I no longer have a 2e PHB and lack access to my 3.5e PHB, so I wonder which edition introduced silk rope and whether it listed a different cost ratio b ...
      Topic: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:54 am   Subject: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    IMC, it was Archbold’s more pragmatic queen who signed off on Thrommel’s abduction. Lynwerd takes after daddy; Sewarndt takes after mommy (Odin/Thor, Frigga/Loki).
      Topic: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 29, 2020 4:45 am   Subject: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    Org Nenshen or Arentol would be candidates, as well. Either would have been members of the Directing Oligarchy, which is probably close enough to being a lord. You could even have it be that the **** ...
      Topic: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:30 am   Subject: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    I think we’ve established that the City of Greyhawk boxed set is based in 582 CY, just prior to the Wars, though I don’t recall how that date was fixed. If it’s correct, then I think 580 CY works for ...
      Topic: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 27, 2020 12:54 pm   Subject: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    I’m working on reconciling conflicting sources on the Urnst states for my campaign. Do we have enough information to pinpoint a date for the “Hall of Heroes” write-ups in Greyhawk Adventures? I’m thin ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Fri Sep 04, 2020 10:08 am   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    DMPrata, did you ever make public your spreadsheet of monks of the Flanaess (as mentioned in various canon publications)?

    Or has anyone else published this kind of information online?

    I've begun ...
      Topic: L2 The Assassin's Knot
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 4:30 pm   Subject: L2 The Assassin's Knot
    I’ve never run the L series, though I’m quite familiar with it. I can tell you from a decade of running Call of Cthulhu that when running a mystery, you must be prepared to let the players fail.
      Topic: Half-page country write-up for DMs new to GH
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:56 am   Subject: Half-page country write-up for DMs new to GH
    What’s your baseline campaign date for these write-ups? Many nations change dramatically or don’t exist at all, depending on the year.
      Topic: Up the Hool River, pre-war (long)
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 05, 2020 7:26 am   Subject: Up the Hool River, pre-war (long)
    Friends, especially DMPrata and Wolfsire, I'm interested in your suggestions for Earthly languages to derive names for Seolders (Jason Farina's old term for inhabitants of the Hold of the Sea Princes) ...
      Topic: Stone Circles of the Flanaess?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:21 pm   Subject: Stone Circles of the Flanaess?
    How canon do you want to be, Allan? Paul Stormberg mentioned several in his “The Old Faith” article for OJ #15.
      Topic: Kings of Keoland
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:17 am   Subject: Re: Kings of Keoland
    I've seen various articles and references to the numerous kings of Keoland, but is there a complete list with the dates of their reigns somewhere?

    I'd appreciate any help with this anyone can provi ...
      Topic: Town locations
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 26, 2020 1:48 pm   Subject: Town locations


    Fantastic

    Arnford (Pop 3,200)(Pop 3,900)
    Also Nyrond, northeast of Beetu.
      Topic: Town locations
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 26, 2020 11:15 am   Subject: Town locations


    Sweet.

    Arndulanth (Pop 2,000)(Pop 2,300)

    Western edge of the Flinty Hills. I placed it in hex Z2-68.

    Independent or part of some nation?
    Nyrond
      Topic: Town locations
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 26, 2020 6:21 am   Subject: Town locations


    Sweet.

    Arndulanth (Pop 2,000)(Pop 2,300)

    Western edge of the Flinty Hills. I placed it in hex Z2-68.
      Topic: Town locations
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 24, 2020 6:38 am   Subject: Town locations
    Adreans Landing
    In Nyrond, between the Celadon and the Duntide. The town isn’t founded until after the Wars.
      Topic: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 02, 2020 7:11 am   Subject: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    Cavaliers in my 1E campaign:

    Major Orders
    Knight Protectors of the Great Kingdom Knights of Holy Shielding Knights of the Watch Order of the Hart Knights of Furyondy Knights of Veluna Knights of ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:23 am   Subject: Re: More Map Confusion
    I am still looking at Anna's Flanaess Full Map 598 CY - 2019 Edition REV1 (as hosted on the name of the road from Istivin east, and the unfortunate placement of it on the map near to an (unnamed) vill ...
      Topic: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 10, 2020 2:58 pm   Subject: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    The boxed set is correct with 364 days per year. The months are solar, not lunar, so Luna isn’t full on the same day each month. A sennight is a poetic week (seven nights), so your PCs arrive at the s ...
      Topic: Greyhawk - Arms and Military By Nation and Type NOTE: 576c
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 10, 2020 12:44 pm   Subject: Greyhawk - Arms and Military By Nation and Type NOTE: 576c
    This is useful stuff, Jason. Thanks! You may want to incorporate the information from this old post on [url=http://www.dragonsfoot.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=25752&start=0&postdays=0&posto ...
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:12 am   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    I think another consideration is that the olvenfolk have their own names for the Dozenmonth of the moon, so they hold the 28-day cycle of Luna in some esteem. That seems a better fit to me for a moon ...
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:51 am   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    Luna is silver and Celene is aquamarine in color.

    Monster Mythology says that Sehanine's symbol is a "full moon with a moonbow," the moonbow being a milky crescent that appears in an elf's eye when ...
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:11 am   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    Since Corellon’s symbol is a blue quarter moon and Sehanine’s a milky crescent, I associate the former with Celene and the latter with Luna.
      Topic: Town locations
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:03 am   Subject: Town locations
    Arrowstrand (Pop 650)
    I placed Arrowstrand in hex X-54, 40 leagues east of Eastfair.
      Topic: Greyhawk tourist guide
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 2:06 pm   Subject: Greyhawk tourist guide
    The Player’s Guide (TSR 9578) includes a chapter titled, “Adventuring Attractions in the Central Flanaess” that you might find useful.
      Topic: Help with Uploads
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 4:15 pm   Subject: Re: Help with Uploads
    I've resisted asking for help on this topic, but I did search this site. How does one upload images/maps into the forum?

    Please and thank you.Short answer: You can’t—at least not directly. You nee ...
      Topic: Celadon Fire
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:54 am   Subject: Celadon Fire
    All good ideas, folks, and what I don’t use will serve as false rumors for the party. I recall reading something years back about an influx of fire elementals, but I can’t find my source and now am un ...
      Topic: Celadon Fire
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2019 4:08 pm   Subject: Celadon Fire
    The LGG relates a fire of mysterious origin that burned the western half of the Celadon in 571 CY. Was this thread developed elsewhere, perhaps in LG? My PCs are in Nellix in 573 CY and heading into t ...
      Topic: Orc Tribes Catalogued?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 23, 2019 10:04 am   Subject: Orc Tribes Catalogued?
    ...I would propose that the Bloody Head and Rotting Eye belong to other orc dieties not detailed in Unearthed Arcana. Possibly, one or both of them might be minor clans whose shamans actually worship ...
      Topic: Scaled Cult of the Gnatmarsh
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 09, 2019 12:22 pm   Subject: Scaled Cult of the Gnatmarsh
    Thanks, Allan. That’s an enticing tidbit. A quick search shows that the story continues in Russ Taylor’s URD6-08 Food for Thought. Sadly both URD3-07 and URD6-08 are holes in my collection, but I can ...
      Topic: Hold of the Sea Princes: gods (pre-Wars, variant)
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:59 pm   Subject: Hold of the Sea Princes: gods (pre-Wars, variant)
    Thanks. I think UK2 & UK3 suggest that the former Duchy of Berghof in the highlands is more NG than the coastal Sea Princes. There’s also a LN monastery.
      Topic: Hold of the Sea Princes: gods (pre-Wars, variant)
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:26 pm   Subject: Hold of the Sea Princes: gods (pre-Wars, variant)
    I’d add the following:

    Allitur
    Delleb
    Nerull
    Norebo
    Obad-hai
    Olhydra
    Osprem
    Pelor
    Sotillion
    Syrul
    Xerbo
    Zilchus
      Topic: Orcish Lifespan
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:07 am   Subject: Orcish Lifespan
    The AD&D Monster Manual states that orcs live 40 years. I’m unaware of an earlier source.
      Topic: Scaled Cult of the Gnatmarsh
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:23 pm   Subject: Scaled Cult of the Gnatmarsh
    I know this is an extreme longshot, but here goes. I stumbled upon the following reference in URD1-08 Mired in Gosferd:
    Talor-Keptal
    I don’t have a complete LG Duchy of Urnst archive, but I found n ...
      Topic: Minor, obscure Deities
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 16, 2019 2:48 pm   Subject: Minor, obscure Deities
    The Olman don't really belong in the setting. I'm not saying it's bad to put them there, just that they're not part of the original design and they don't fit in as well as other races. In the 1983 Wor ...
      Topic: Minor, obscure Deities
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:19 am   Subject: Minor, obscure Deities
    Quick question-are the Olman gods real-life Mesoamerican gods, or were they actually created by the module writers? I'm not a fan of using real-life deities in Greyhawk. Canon isn't even consistent on ...
      Topic: Where to start?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2019 3:21 pm   Subject: Where to start?
    [url=https://greyhawkonline.com/riveradventure/]The Great Flanaess River Adventure
      Topic: How Did Skepticism Justify Clerical Magic?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 1:01 pm   Subject: How Did Skepticism Justify Clerical Magic?
    For a pop culture analogy, consider the MCU depiction of Asgardians. Early Scandinavians worshiped them as gods, but the more enlightened recognize that they’re just powerful aliens.
      Topic: Darlene Greyhawk font - free for non-commercial use!
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:54 pm   Subject: Darlene Greyhawk font - free for non-commercial use!
    Cool! Thanks for sharing, Allan!
      Topic: Sports of the Flanaess
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:33 am   Subject: Sports of the Flanaess
    The City of Greyhawk boxed set alludes to games being played in the Arena, but sadly offers no specifics beyond rowing races and mock sea battles.
      Topic: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 04, 2019 1:13 pm   Subject: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    Yeah... Don’t all rush out to buy this series. I’d hoped for a Nyrond travelogue whence I could glean some place names. All I picked out of the background was “Bugun Pub” in Rel Mord from issue #1 and ...
      Topic: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:12 am   Subject: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    There's a thread on the comic here: http://www.thepiazza.org.uk/bb/viewtopic.php?p=130465

    And a blog post here: https://kuronons.blogspot.com/2018/07/d-comics-history-part-16-black-white-k.htmlThan ...
      Topic: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:50 am   Subject: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    Does anyone know if these comics set in Nyrond contain any useful canon tidbits? Are they worth tracking down?

    https://comicvine.gamespot.com/dungeons-dragons-black-white/4050-33158/

    https://sta ...
      Topic: Cairn of the Skeleton King
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:57 pm   Subject: Cairn of the Skeleton King
    Cool. I never knew the Thrommel connection and I like it. Didn't Gygax also say the SB was behind Thrommel? Is this another one of the answers he flip-flopped on over the years?
    See Paul Stormberg’s ...
      Topic: Cairn of the Skeleton King
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 18, 2019 3:44 pm   Subject: Cairn of the Skeleton King
    Nyrond is "grey-ish" post-Gyagx, but even in a 591CY campaign, it was a beacon of good, strength, and paladins just ten years ago.I don’t want to stray too far off topic, but Nyrond is listed as Lawfu ...
      Topic: Cairn of the Skeleton King
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:03 pm   Subject: Cairn of the Skeleton King
    I read through it thinking, “Hmm... a morally greyish kingdom that lies to the PCs about the nature of the threat... a tomb in nearby hills... the Royal Family Archibald...” I wondered if maybe Rob ha ...
      Topic: Cairn of the Skeleton King
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:49 pm   Subject: Cairn of the Skeleton King
    Is it just me, or does the background for RJK’s Cairn of the Skeleton King just scream Nyrond?
      Topic: Where in the Samprastadar Hill?!?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:58 am   Subject: Where in the Samprastadar Hill?!?
    Surprisingly, I couldn’t find anything in any of the LG Veluna materials in my archive (though it’s hardly complete).
      Topic: Minor, obscure Deities
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:38 pm   Subject: Minor, obscure Deities
    I find a few missing from both lists. Akwamon: Len Lakofka’s lost deity, the son of Xerbo and Osprem Apocatequil and Xilonen: mentioned in Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan Baalzephon/“Baalzy”: the false de ...
      Topic: Oerth's Plane of Shadow
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:06 pm   Subject: Oerth's Plane of Shadow
    I’ve long thought the city of Topaline from “Beyond the Glittering Veil” (DUNGEON #31) should be set in the Plane of Shadow, rather than the Quasi-elemental Plane of Vacuum. The Prime village of Silve ...
      Topic: R.I.P. Carl Sargent (Sept 12, 2018)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 24, 2018 7:54 am   Subject: R.I.P. Carl Sargent (Sept 12, 2018)
    Again, I could be totally off base. I just recall that the Trigee contracts for Yggsburgh were tied to sales figures. If TSR never formally published Ivid for sale, then a release by Hasbro now could ...
      Topic: R.I.P. Carl Sargent (Sept 12, 2018)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 23, 2018 7:41 pm   Subject: R.I.P. Carl Sargent (Sept 12, 2018)


    Very cool. Yeah if I could have one Greyhawk thing done, its an official printing of Ivid.


    I have been wishing for the same thing (as I'm sure many are). What would it take? I assume Wizard ...
      Topic: Maps of Veluna City and Mitrik
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2018 9:00 am   Subject: Maps of Veluna City and Mitrik
    Here’s [url=https://post-greyhawk-wars-585-cy.obsidianportal.com/wiki_pages/mitrik]Mitrik.
      Topic: Why Do You Like Or Dislike From The Ashes?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 20, 2018 11:33 am   Subject: Why Do You Like Or Dislike From The Ashes?
    While hoping to avert an edition war, I’d like to suggest delicately that part of the contention over From the Ashes mirrors that of the change in play styles from 1E to 2E. In the late ’70s and early ...
      Topic: Fortnight's Feast in Nyrond?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:00 pm   Subject: Fortnight's Feast in Nyrond?
    Heironeans observe Fortnight’s Feast in midsummer, celebrating the victory of the Heironean armies of Aerdy over Nyrondal cavalry in the Battle of a Fortnight’s Length. How do you think this festival ...
      Topic: Time Zones: Sterich and Khemit/Erypt
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:04 pm   Subject: Time Zones: Sterich and Khemit/Erypt
    I don’t know exactly where Erypt is in relation to Sterich, but according to the Glossography, every degree of longitude (~70 miles) changes the time of sunrise and sunset by four minutes (assuming th ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Calendar Project
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    Replies: 17
    Views: 11439

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:32 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Calendar Project
    According to the Glossography, Luna is full and Celene is new on the 11th of Readying. I don’t know where you see otherwise.
      Topic: Canon Coinage Of Defunct States?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:36 pm   Subject: Canon Coinage Of Defunct States?
    Idee: The Ideeans had a very laid-back, "live and let live" culture that was very tolerant and open to different ideas and ways of life. However, they also combined this with a wariness and skill at s ...
      Topic: Canon Coinage Of Defunct States?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:54 pm   Subject: Canon Coinage Of Defunct States?
    The only canon I can cite is the coin of Almor, which is described in Greyhawk Adventures as a “normal-looking platinum coin”. That means Almor minted platinum coins.
      Topic: Scarlet Brotherhood
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 5:22 pm   Subject: Scarlet Brotherhood
    FWIW, I placed my version of that monastery (the DMG sample dungeon) in southern Sunndi near the Vast Swamp. Since there’s some evidence that the DMG sample dungeon was a prototype for the TOEE moatho ...
      Topic: Underwater City
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 27, 2017 4:23 pm   Subject: Underwater City
    “Maze of the Morkoth” in DUNGEON #70 features a ruined undersea city. “No Stone Unturned” in DUNGEON #72 features partially flooded ruins beneath a surface city.
      Topic: Source book for Flanaess
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:08 pm   Subject: Source book for Flanaess
    You’re looking for the Living Greyhawk Gazetteer.
      Topic: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 4:10 pm   Subject: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
    However no sign yet of the Monastery of the Silent Valley. Anyone heard of that before?You could try Anna’s Facebook group.
      Topic: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:23 pm   Subject: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
    You 're right DMPRATA. But I was not aware of the existence of this module as well as the fact you have participated in the writing of it.
    I found what I quoted in another unsigned source some yea ...
      Topic: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:52 am   Subject: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
    Village of Intasinudur (County of Esparithen)
    Gray Olve (400), Humans (200). The gray olven sorceress Lady Eyanata Esparithen nominally rules the olve of the Rieuwood from this settlement. The olven ...
      Topic: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:55 am   Subject: Rieuwood - info on Anna's maps
    Intasinudur and Si’Lanu come from the now-defunct Living Greyhawk Sunndi site. You may be able to glean some information from the [url=https://web.archive.org/web/*/sunndi.org]Wayback Machine. I’m uns ...
      Topic: Suel Houses
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 2:48 pm   Subject: Suel Houses
    "Tammeraut's Fate" in DUNGEON #106 gives us House Tammeraut.
      Topic: The more notable Illusionists in Greyhawk ...
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 07, 2017 8:40 pm   Subject: The more notable Illusionists in Greyhawk ...
    Grand Duke Owen I of Geoff (F 13 / I 15)
    Ilkhan Cligir of the Chakyik (I 3 / F 11)
    Tarkhan Bargru of the Wegwiur (I 5 / F 12)

    Isn't there an illusionist lich in Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhaw ...
      Topic: Where are the Grugach?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 2:30 pm   Subject: Where are the Grugach?
    According to the Living Greyhawk Gazetteer, bands of grugach are found "... in deep forests like the Hornwood, Gnarley Forest, Celadon Forest, or Grandwood". From the Ashes mentions Varnifane in the W ...
      Topic: Oerth and Faerie
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 22, 2017 3:38 pm   Subject: Oerth and Faerie
    I think The Shattered Circle (loosely tied to Greyhawk with ancient Suel migrants) contained some Faerie references.
      Topic: Downloads maps links all busted?
    DMPrata

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 2:03 pm   Subject: Downloads maps links all busted?
    See [url=http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&t=8555]this announcement.
      Topic: Sources for ruined cities?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:41 am   Subject: Sources for ruined cities?
    DUNGEON #31, "Beyond the Glittering Veil" (a ruined city on the Plane of Shadow)
    DUNGEON #215, "The Last Slave Lord" (a ruined monastery in the mountains)
    UK3 The Gauntlet (a ruined castle in the mo ...
      Topic: Cults of Demons and Devils
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:49 pm   Subject: Cults of Demons and Devils
    For your consideration:
    [url=http://knights-n-knaves.com/dmprata/Demonic.pdf]The Demonic Pantheon
    [url=http://knights-n-knaves.com/dmprata/Diabolic.pdf]The Diabolic Pantheon
      Topic: Orcus
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:11 am   Subject: Orcus
    Besides referencing DMPrata's work, I have used Monster Mythology, and all pertinent sourcebooks specific to Greyhawk, such as From the Ashes and the original boxed set, to draw forth my own conclusio ...
      Topic: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 4:41 pm   Subject: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    As a sidenote, I know that DMPrata has a pantheonic list for the Devils, but I cannot seem to find it...any help would be MUCH appreciated for me to access that list/site!

    -Lanthorn
    All of my Deit ...
      Topic: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 8:10 am   Subject: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    DMPrata, your link is busted. Confused

    Try it without the period: http://knights-n-knaves.com/dmprata/Demonic.pdf
    Fixed. Thanks, Allan.
      Topic: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:52 pm   Subject: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    True that, DMPrata. So maybe I shouldn't discount Demogorgon entirely.

    Wondering, as a follow-up, if Grazzt has any clerics?

    Did Orcus?

    -Lanthorn
    In my opinion, yes; they all do. See here: ...
      Topic: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Jan 05, 2017 3:50 pm   Subject: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    Demogorgon has few, if any, human followers, according to Monster Mythology, even though he might be willing to have a partnership with reptilians such as lizard men and a vampire lizard king mage.
    ...
      Topic: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Wed Jan 04, 2017 5:18 pm   Subject: Tomb of the Lizard King cultists
    Why not Orcus? I don't think any Greyhawk source states that he was killed. If not him, how about Lolth? She already has one human cleric in Lareth. Why not a few more? I also don't see a problem with ...
      Topic: Anazander
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 29, 2016 2:29 pm   Subject: Anazander
    The only issue I have with Anazander is his temporal placement. As a Suel paladin of an Oeridian deity, he must originate from a time and place when the races comingled. (Keoland would be the earliest ...
      Topic: Greyhawk mercenary groups?
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:37 pm   Subject: Greyhawk mercenary groups?
    WG8 Fate of Istus gave us the Iron Fist Guild in Nyrond, FWIW.
      Topic: College of Bishops (Veluna)
    DMPrata

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:44 pm   Subject: College of Bishops (Veluna)
    I can tell you what the LG Veluna Triad did; take it for what it's worth. Veluna is divided into eight dioceses, each with a bishop of Rao. That's the College of Bishops.
      Topic: Distance Across the Flanaess
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:59 pm   Subject: Distance Across the Flanaess
    According to the Glossography, the Flanaess maps cover 970 leagues north to south. I don't know offhand where to find the east to west distance (though you could always count hexes).
     
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