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      Topic: Greyhawk Adventuring Groups
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 05, 2024 9:55 am   Subject: Greyhawk Adventuring Groups
    Here’s my current 574 CY AD&D group. Our campaign has been running since 2002, though we’ve been on hiatus for eight months. One of our players keeps a campaign journal at His Grace, Doran Skotti ...
      Topic: Glossography of the Flanaess - Peoples and Cultures
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2024 5:37 am   Subject: Glossography of the Flanaess - Peoples and Cultures
    Have you considered making silver-haired grey elves & blonde faeries geographically distinct, with faeries originating in Celene and (historically) Vale of Luna, while the grey elves hail from Sun ...
      Topic: 5e material spell components (namely the pearl in identify)
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2023 11:46 am   Subject: 5e material spell components (namely the pearl in identify)
    Your reading is correct. The caster needs a 100-gp pearl (and a feather or substitute focus) to cast identify, but it’s not consumed in casting.
      Topic: Adding Megadungeons to Greyhawk
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 26, 2023 11:17 am   Subject: Adding Megadungeons to Greyhawk
    Sort of a tangent but the original post got me thinking:

    What third-party or non-GH modules would be suitable for use as existing (but undeveloped) adventure locations?

    The Carl Sargent-era Gre ...
      Topic: Adding Megadungeons to Greyhawk
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 25, 2023 3:38 pm   Subject: Re: Adding Megadungeons to Greyhawk
    Castle Zagyg – I like Greyhawk Ruins too much to ignore, so unsure where to place this. Don’t need another mad wizard dungeon near Greyhawk and not interested in another metropolis near the Ery and Ne ...
      Topic: Tenser & the Quest(s) to Save the World
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2023 8:23 am   Subject: Tenser & the Quest(s) to Save the World
    Tenser has a long monologue in the introduction to Isle of the Ape. I’d give that a read to help get into character.
      Topic: The god's Trap
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 30, 2023 9:59 am   Subject: The god's Trap
    It’s necessary to consider that at the time Gary Gygax listed the imprisoned deities, the rules governing those deities had not yet been published (or written). Various authors have suggested differen ...
      Topic: Demi-elves, demi-orcs & humans
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 15, 2023 10:05 am   Subject: Demi-elves, demi-orcs & humans
    “Humanoid Races in Review” way back in DRAGON #44 had an interesting take on the genetic relationships among men, elves, and orcs.
      Topic: Druidic Circles
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2023 2:36 pm   Subject: Druidic Circles
    Thanks for all your thoughts! I was reading up on Celtic paganism and the huge variety of deities they seemed to revere. They seemed to have certain key deities or deific roles throughtout the Celtic ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 13, 2023 9:54 am   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    In addition to the Polyhedron version of Amazons that David posted above, there's a version that precedes it written by Roger Moore in Dragon #43 (Polyhedron #22 was Jan 1985):
    That’s a good find, Al ...
      Topic: Dim Forest Flora
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 02, 2023 10:59 am   Subject: Dim Forest Flora
    Roanwood and usk would seem good choices.
      Topic: Is it weird that prevailing winds blow from the east?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 25, 2023 5:27 pm   Subject: Is it weird that prevailing winds blow from the east?
    So these are a few maps I cobbled together using as the Darlene or Anna Meyer maps of the Flanaess as a base. With the climate zones I used the information in the Greyhawk Player's Guide as it's a can ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 12, 2023 5:35 am   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    I made a couple of small changes to the post above. I also need to write something up for the Order of True Womanhood, which I’m starting to see as the “civilized” evolution of Amazon culture. First I ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2023 5:21 pm   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    I'm sure you intend this to be an NPC-only class since the smaller hit die doesn't make up for the extra attack and "never surprised" benefits. As an NPC class, I like it very much, as it will make f ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2023 12:05 pm   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    Thanks all for the feedback and ideas. Here’s what I’ve come up with mechanically for my 1E house rules document. (I still need to write a more fulsome description.)

    Amazons
    Description: Amazons a ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 08, 2023 3:20 pm   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    I'd be tempted to make that sort of Amazon an earlier phase of Hardby's culture. Effectively extinct by the sixth century of the Common Year, but evidence of it can be found in the form of ancient fre ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 08, 2023 11:07 am   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    For reference, here’s Gary’s write-up of Amazons from Polyhedron #22:

    Missing Monsters
    While thumbing through the pages of MM II, I noted that not only was the goristroi demon missing, but that so ...
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 07, 2023 6:40 am   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    Before I reinvent the wheel, has anyone attempted to reconcile Gary’s presentation of Amazons (both in Polyhedron #22 and as depicted in the Minifigs line) with everything else we know about Hardby? T ...
      Topic: Easily Adaptable Low Level Adventures for Greyhawk
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 03, 2023 9:35 am   Subject: Easily Adaptable Low Level Adventures for Greyhawk
    Damn, I could be here all day:
    & Magazine #4, “Gnoll Tower” (anywhere)
    CGA1 A Case of Meazels (set in Greyhawk City)
    The Cult of Pestilence (set in Greyhawk City)
    DF25 To Light the Shadows ...
      Topic: Cataracted Rivers
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2023 2:47 pm   Subject: Cataracted Rivers
    LG Nyrond placed the hamlet of Big Rapids at the headwaters of the Duntide, where it emerges from the Flinty Hills. Presumably the settlement is aptly named.
      Topic: Mountain Range Population Figures
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 20, 2022 3:12 am   Subject: Mountain Range Population Figures
    Here are some numbers I compiled when creating my Glossography and assuming at least one “lair” for any race encountered there.

    Barrier Peaks
    Dwur, Mountain: 800

    Cairn Hills
    Dwur, Hill: 800
    N ...
      Topic: Mountain Range Population Figures
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 20, 2022 2:46 am   Subject: Mountain Range Population Figures
    For example, the Principality of Ulek has 30k dwarves capable of fighting, which means it must have more than 30k dwarves. Sure, but remember that they’re dwarves. Humans fit for combat might be only ...
      Topic: Name that woodland
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 30, 2022 6:56 am   Subject: Name that woodland
    Per Ivid, that forest was called the Thelwood until the change in the early 580s (“Shortly before the outbreak of war”) resulted in its renaming to the Bonewood (as Allan pointed out).
      Topic: Archbold's queen
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2022 3:07 pm   Subject: Archbold's queen
    I think it’s a win for all concerned (except Thrommel).

    Nyrond achieves its goal of weakening Furyondy/Veluna with total deniability. Just judging from the reaction within the Greyhawk fanbase, who ...
      Topic: Archbold's queen
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2022 3:56 pm   Subject: Archbold's queen
    I like that kind of alignment blending too, but I still have too many objections to go with this. Again, helping an Oeridian-majority kingdom that way doesn't really mesh with the Brotherhood's overal ...
      Topic: Where to place Darkshelf
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2022 2:16 pm   Subject: Where to place Darkshelf
    Really digging into A0, the text is contradictory (whether from Skip’s manuscript or poor editing). The quarry is a half-mile from Darkshelf on p. 6 and three miles from Darkshelf on p. 7. I think I’m ...
      Topic: Archbold's queen
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2022 1:44 pm   Subject: Archbold's queen
    As for Archbold's queen in general, I don't see any reason to retcon the idea that the forces of Elemental Evil kidnapped Thrommel. I know it came from Gary Gygax, but frankly I think it's preposterou ...
      Topic: Where to place Darkshelf
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 06, 2022 5:37 am   Subject: Where to place Darkshelf
    I’m bumping this topic after eight years because my PCs are returning to Nyrond, and the south coast could be in play. After posting this topic in 2014, I asked Skip on Facebook, and here’s the exchan ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2022 10:16 am   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    I have several related questions, as I've contemplated running an all-Castle Greyhawk-all-the-time campaign whenever my Age of Worms campaign finishes up.

    1) People always say that WG7 Castle Greyh ...
      Topic: Archbold's queen
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 21, 2022 10:41 am   Subject: Archbold's queen
    Thinking more on this topic, maybe casting raise dead on the royal family is considered taboo in goodly nations. One thing you don’t mess with is the line of succession.
      Topic: Rilthane, Nyrond
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2022 10:29 am   Subject: Rilthane, Nyrond
    In From the Ashes, Carl Sargent gave us the Goodmen of Rilthane, from “a small town down the Duntide from Rel Mord.” All subsequent authors (including the LG Nyrond triad) seem to have missed this ref ...
      Topic: Archbold's queen
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2022 9:31 am   Subject: Archbold's queen
    I’m resurrecting this nine-year-old topic to address a wider campaign issue. In the world of Dungeons & Dragons, how does a queen just die in her 50s? There’s no canonical evidence to suggest that ...
      Topic: Wondering if anyone can tell me the Maneuvering Ratings
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Oct 06, 2022 3:52 pm   Subject: Re: Thanks very the great reply
    Thank you so much for that information. I hope my follow up question is not an an opening to a big debate but I am wondering if 2nd edition is 1st edition cleaned up or if it is a whole new game?
    To ...
      Topic: Wondering if anyone can tell me the Maneuvering Ratings
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Oct 06, 2022 3:26 am   Subject: Wondering if anyone can tell me the Maneuvering Ratings
    Because of the publication history, none of the creatures in Monster Manual (published 1977) have maneuverability classes listed. That attribute was introduced in Dungeon Masters Guide (published 1979 ...
      Topic: The Huldanes of Mowbrenn
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2022 11:23 am   Subject: The Huldanes of Mowbrenn
    I’m developing pre-Wars Mowbrenn for a visit by my PCs, and I have a couple of queries about the status quo prior to The Marklands:
    Cunal Huldane’s mother is never mentioned in The Marklands (or lat ...
      Topic: Armies of Greyhawk - Baklunish
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2022 4:52 am   Subject: Armies of Greyhawk - Baklunish
    Kudos for your involvement. I am currently translating DRAGON articles concerning the beginnings of the Greyhawk Wars. This passage bothers me:
    "Wolf Nomads: Following the rise in power of the humano ...
      Topic: Who is a citizen of Greyhawk exactly?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2022 2:40 am   Subject: Who is a citizen of Greyhawk exactly?
    From GotF, p. 77: Foreigners are not permitted to purchase property in the Free City. After seven consecutive years of residence (at least six months each year) in the city, a foreigner can apply for ...
      Topic: Saints in the Flanaess (according to Pluffet Smedger)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2022 2:28 am   Subject: Saints in the Flanaess (according to Pluffet Smedger)
    I've said it before in an earlier thread, but I think Mayaheine is best used as a cautionary tale.

    She arrives on Oerth as the survivor of another, similar world where whatever it is that's meant ...
      Topic: Seer of Urnst
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2022 7:27 am   Subject: Seer of Urnst
    If you don’t mind cannibalizing material from later editions, the LG module CORS3-03 Return to the Ghost Tower of Inverness includes much information about the Seer of Urnst and his machinations.
      Topic: Ghazal
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2022 8:48 am   Subject: Ghazal
    In Dragon #89, Llerg's "worshipers' alignment" is given as "Barbarians, berserkers, chaotic neutrals, some druids." Only one of these things is an actual alignment in the usual game sense of the term: ...
      Topic: Unused Races?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 02, 2022 2:07 pm   Subject: Unused Races?
    Wemics are found in Hepmonaland, according to the encounter tables in The Scarlet Brotherhood. Non-canonically, I have a few small tribes of hybsils roaming the warm plains of Sunndi.
      Topic: When Do Priests Pray for Spells?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 22, 2022 5:37 am   Subject: When Do Priests Pray for Spells?
    You can find prayer times for some (but far from all) Greyhawk deities in the Living Greyhawk Official Listing of Deities for Use in the Campaign PDF. Google it. It’s out there.
      Topic: Geographic Extremes
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 20, 2022 10:00 am   Subject: Geographic Extremes
    The Guide tells us that the Crystalmists are the highest range in the Flanaess. The Nesser may be the widest river, averaging three miles or more along its length.
      Topic: Living Greyhawk Highfolk
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 26, 2022 1:58 am   Subject: Living Greyhawk Highfolk
    I have some stuff. PM me with an email address.
      Topic: Larrangin of Bissel
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2022 2:31 pm   Subject: Larrangin of Bissel
    From BIS4-03 Face of the Enemy:To those that have never seen him, the Margrave Larrangin is a heroic figure with dark, cropped hair, a square jaw, and broad shoulders. He wears a longsword at his hip, ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2022 1:37 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    How do I wish that Finch's City Encounters was available anywhere, in any form whatsoever! This is one of the great lost supplements for me, and I find it strange that no one sells a pdf of it anywher ...
      Topic: Location of Gaxxmoor in Greyhawk
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 03, 2022 7:59 am   Subject: Location of Gaxxmoor in Greyhawk
    Gaxmoor being dedicated to Fharlanghn strongly suggests to me that the intent was for it to be an Oeridian city, not Baklunish.
      Topic: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2022 11:23 am   Subject: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
    "Leukish" doesn't mention how many, or what sort of, ships the Duchy had, only that Leukish "has space" for 20 in the docks, plus more in the harbor; there could be far less than that in service. Does ...
      Topic: Eclavdra's level in GDQ1-7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2022 5:11 pm   Subject: Eclavdra's level in GDQ1-7
    It’s worth noting that in the original G3, Eclavdra is described as a “10th level cleric/fighter”. The implication seems to be that she’s 10th level in each class, and the G3 chapter of GDQ 1–7 was th ...
      Topic: Basmajian Arras
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 19, 2022 12:42 pm   Subject: Basmajian Arras
    Thanks, rasgon. Yeah, I guess Sargent forgot what he’d done in From the Ashes when he was working on Ivid and reverted to the F13 from the Gazetteer. Still, W11/T5 is a quite unusual combination for A ...
      Topic: Basmajian Arras
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 19, 2022 11:25 am   Subject: Basmajian Arras
    Where in From the Ashes is Basmajian Arras listed as a W11/T5? That’s an unlikely (though not impossible) class combination in AD&D 2E.
      Topic: Map of Nulb
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:19 am   Subject: Map of Nulb
    Try DUNGEON #221.
      Topic: Dorgha Torgu and Stillsong
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:06 am   Subject: Dorgha Torgu and Stillsong
    I love the idea, but at first blush I think Stillsong is too beneficent to be Dorgha Torgu. Do you think that’s part of his penance? Because of the great Evil he wrought, he’s now Neutral Good instead ...
      Topic: I'm Slow Sometimes: Wolf Nomads = Uyghurs
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 17, 2022 11:32 am   Subject: I'm Slow Sometimes: Wolf Nomads = Uyghurs
    I know many of my fellow Greyhawk afficionados are students of world history (and certainly E. Gary Gygax was), so this may not be much of a revelation to you, but the lightbulb finally went off in my ...
      Topic: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 05, 2022 10:24 am   Subject: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
    Now, I wonder. I assume that guards become guards-at-arms, then petty sergeants, then master sergeants. I assume that a subaltern outranks a master sergeant, in the way that a brand new butterbar tech ...
      Topic: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2022 1:28 pm   Subject: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
    Here’s another snippet, this time from the Duchy of Urnst Meta-Org Book:Ducal Guard (see separate book)
    The Ducal Guard is the standing army of the Duchy and answers directly to the Duke of Urnst. It ...
      Topic: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 30, 2021 4:51 pm   Subject: Armies of Oerth (Duchy of Urnst)
    The LG Duchy of Urnst team published a 34-page book on the Ducal Guard meta-org. There’s obviously far too much information to post, but here are the ranks they used:

    Guard
    Guard-at-Arms
    Petty Se ...
      Topic: Awarding experience - noob DM question
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:05 pm   Subject: Re: DMG
    I think the implication here is that XP from magic should be applied to the party's total unless a single character obtained it without help. What I never noticed before was the sentence "Those magic ...
      Topic: 579cy
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
     
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