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      Topic: Devil cultists in Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2013 1:24 pm   Subject: Devil cultists in Greyhawk
    As for "The Horned Society", I wonder whose horns are they ? I assume they are devils horns, like, you know, the horned devils - the malebranches.

    Also, horned devils are from the sixth and seven l ...
      Topic: Middle-OErth
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
    Views: 17150

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Heresy!   Posted: Sat Feb 05, 2011 12:48 pm   Subject: Middle-OErth
    So then would the Suel be descended from the Numenorians?

    Yes, black numenoreans indeed.

    Other point of view : the blue wizards may have founded each one of the Empires : Suel and Baklunish. Ala ...
      Topic: Middle-OErth
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
    Views: 17150

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Heresy!   Posted: Thu Oct 07, 2010 12:55 pm   Subject: Middle-OErth
    Incidentally, that's more of Middle Earth's map than I ever seen before, with details of the southern lands. Thanks Galliskinmaufrius! Happy

    Well, the Middle-Earth maps come from I.C.E. products ...
      Topic: Middle-OErth
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
    Views: 17150

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Heresy!   Posted: Mon Oct 04, 2010 3:25 am   Subject: Middle-OErth
    Thanks Mortellan! Isn't Ull in Mordor's back yard, too ?? Shocked
      Topic: Middle-OErth
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
    Views: 17150

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Heresy!   Posted: Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:18 am   Subject: Middle-OErth
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dinSBHcorm2ztPKN24q_g7jfBtXz7azh/view?usp=sharing

    I made this map for the fun.

    The scale is the same for western Middle-Earth and estern Flanasess. So it matches ...
      Topic: DMing the City of Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 24
    Views: 11367

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2009 3:17 am   Subject: DMing the City of Greyhawk
    Well, it all depends... why the PC are going to GH City ?

    Then prepare the area they are to visit.

    If they come as tourists : just prepare the Green Dragon Inn to make it an unforgetable moment.
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2009 12:41 am   Subject: Mord's Hair
    Maybe it had something to do with the emotional changes he went through after Tenser came back to life and rejected him.

    I'm sorry, rasgon did mention an "in-game" reason : when Tenser came back to ...
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 26, 2009 11:57 pm   Subject: Mord's Hair
    Hello Damien,

    It was the purpose of my post in the beginning : I was looking for an "in-game" reason for Mordenkainen's baldness.

    Rasgon said : "he'd just shaved his hair for no reason"... I mea ...
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2009 2:14 am   Subject: Mord's Hair
    It makes Greyhawk look like a weird mushroom farm.

    Or it gives an oriental flavor to the city. And strengthens the "Greyhawk on Oerth = Istambul on Earth" theory.
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 21, 2009 1:53 am   Subject: Mord's Hair
    So that's the story.

    --Erik

    Well, thank you Iquander for the story. I remember TSR's Jam 99 Cover, too. The really first appearance of bald Mordy. The artist's choice, between Raistlin and Elmin ...
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 11:02 pm   Subject: Re: Haircuts and other forums.
    I know that it took me awhile to realize it was supposed to be him on the cover of the LGG ... anyone else remember the first time they saw it?

    The same for me: I said to myself "Who is this guy?" ...
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 10:59 pm   Subject: Mord's Hair
    Great pics, boys!

    I am curious about the comment that piercings would make sense for Flan.....Why? The Original Flan were based off of Native Americans/ Aborigines.....to my knowledge, these groups ...
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 5:42 am   Subject: Mord's Hair
    OK, I'd liked, or wished, or hoped, that there was a story linked to this change of haircut. Something like... he made an oath, he lost a bet, or wielded some magic which made all his hair fall. Some ...
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:43 am   Subject: Mord's Hair
    Is it really for this reason?
    Oh, geez, damn kids!
      Topic: Mord's Hair
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 64
    Views: 33721

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:19 am   Subject: Mord's Hair
    I was just wondering…
    In earliest products illustrations, Mordenkainen has long hair and beard.
    But in recent products illustrations, he’s bald with a goat.
    Is there any known reason to this baldne ...
      Topic: Why "Liga"?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 10
    Views: 7630

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2009 12:33 pm   Subject: Why "Liga"?
    Mmh, makes me think about "Luga", the celtic god of the sun and the fire. Shift the "u" for a "i", for a name beginning like "light" and maybe this is Liga.
      Topic: Vecna vs. Orcus vs. Nerull
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 12
    Views: 10444

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 27, 2009 12:41 am   Subject: Vecna vs. Orcus vs. Nerull
    Hello Xilinar!

    I do not remember where I read a very interesting theory about necromancer cultists, but there it is, as much as I can recall the tale:

    Acererak, the demi-lich from the Tomb of Ho ...
      Topic: Elder gods
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 27
    Views: 15586

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 17, 2009 12:39 am   Subject: Elder gods
    I'd like to recall my theory about Tharizdun not being a god, but two or more pantheons of gods. Read it [url=http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&p=25271#25271]h ...
      Topic: Introductions and a little Greyhawk art by me...
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 267
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    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Mon Mar 16, 2009 11:45 pm   Subject: Introductions and a little Greyhawk art by me...
    Art nowadays in RPGs is always so stern, posed and edgy it doesn't have the light-hearted adventure feel that your work brings.

    thats how i fell, but couldnt express

    nice words, mortellan!

    Y ...
      Topic: Who is this elf?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 15
    Views: 7234

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:57 am   Subject: Who is this elf?
    Rasgon is Greyhawk incarnated.
      Topic: Introductions and a little Greyhawk art by me...
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 267
    Views: 172926

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 11:16 pm   Subject: Introductions and a little Greyhawk art by me...
    Hello Glad,

    Well your art is awsome: catching perfectly the feeling of a d&d session, dramatic and not without humor. I like it.

    Gallis.
      Topic: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 43
    Views: 37255

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 11:10 pm   Subject: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    I bet it has hookas and bellydancers. Cool

    COME BACK, MORTELLAN! PLEASE, COME BACK!
      Topic: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 43
    Views: 37255

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 6:32 am   Subject: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    RUN! MORTELLAN, RUN!
      Topic: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 43
    Views: 37255

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Wed Mar 11, 2009 4:21 am   Subject: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    And what about the inn in Ketser, Ull ? Wink
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 11:18 pm   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Reminds me the auto-destruct scene in Mel Brooks' movie Spaceballs.

    Will you use the famous Gygax' panic button? I'd like to see its effects.
      Topic: Rary the Medium
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 12
    Views: 5719

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 10:11 am   Subject: Rary the Medium
    Uvoigpo (speaking of silly names, we used to randomly generate ours)

    How did you do that? Roll a die for each letter of the name? Smile

    For my avatar's name, the name of one of my M-U PC, I p ...
      Topic: Rary the Medium
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 12
    Views: 5719

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:12 am   Subject: Rary the Medium
    Oh yes, The Grand Duchy of Geoff sounds really "medieval" in French - Le Grand Duché de Geoff.

    It makes me think of "Geoffrey" an old Firstname misused nowadays...

    ... and what does it means in ...
      Topic: Rary the Medium
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 12
    Views: 5719

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2009 11:25 pm   Subject: Rary the Medium
    By the way, I've always found it difficult to name a PC when creating it.

    In my group, we have a lot of silly named PCs.
      Topic: Rary the Medium
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 12
    Views: 5719

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2009 7:07 am   Subject: Rary the Medium
    OK, this a silly question:

    Gary Gygax told the tale that when Brian Blume created his magic-user PC, he named him "Rary", because he could combine the name with the level title "Medium", and called ...
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 08, 2009 11:13 pm   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Hmm now that I'm thinking about it, he is about the accumulation of knowledge so maybe he'd make a good Wiki-god.

    Indeed, I wonder what Delleb would think of Internet. He would be amazed. BTW, as a ...
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:31 pm   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Well, Mortellan, I guess this is the ultimate proof of love a book can get.
    Doesn't Delleb agree? Or is He the kind of bibliophilomaniac who has libraries full of books, and opens none (as I am a lit ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Wars boardgame - house rules
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3113

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2009 12:41 am   Subject: Greyhawk Wars boardgame - house rules
    The Greyhawk Wars boardgame is really weak in itself, but with so much potential.

    My idea is to take the map and play a CIVILIZATION+ADVANCED CIVILIZATION (from Avalon Hill) game on it. I find that ...
      Topic: Nolzur
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6018

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 09, 2009 1:23 am   Subject: Nolzur
    Master Leomund's article is now available on [url=http://www.dragonsfoot.org/ft/index.shtml#255]Dragonsfoot.
      Topic: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 43
    Views: 37255

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Sat Jan 03, 2009 8:23 am   Subject: Postfest X(Needfest 2009): Inns & Taverns of Greyhawk
    I will need everyone else who submitted a Postfest article via e-mail to go the Submit Article page, type in *ONLY* the title of their article- "Postfest(Brewfest 2008): YOUR TITLE HERE"- preview it, ...
      Topic: La Grande Cuisine Flanaise
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 14
    Views: 6672

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 03, 2009 8:15 am   Subject: La Grande Cuisine Flanaise
    Hello Galliskinmaufrius, was surfing some old Greyhawk sites and came upon this tidbit for Greyhawk brew.

    http://freespace.virgin.net/scott.rennie/beers.htm

    Oh, that's a gem! Thanks, BusterBudd ...
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 02, 2009 2:27 am   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    My resolution for 2009 is to read the WOG comic from n° 1 to 200!

    Thanks for the fun, Mortellan.
      Topic: La Grande Cuisine Flanaise
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 14
    Views: 6672

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 01, 2009 11:15 pm   Subject: La Grande Cuisine Flanaise
    Indeed, this thread is a good appetizer for the new POSTFEST 2009!
      Topic: La Grande Cuisine Flanaise
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 14
    Views: 6672

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 01, 2009 1:19 pm   Subject: La Grande Cuisine Flanaise
    Happy new year to all hawkers!

    This is the perfect time to speak of high gastronomy. Gary Gygax is well known for his epicurian tastes; he wrote an amazing restaurant scene in his novel (found in S ...
      Topic: Greetings! Could you spare a little advice?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 48
    Views: 36071

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Thu Jan 01, 2009 1:05 pm   Subject: Greetings! Could you spare a little advice?
    Hey, Fenreer, - I like your avatar by the way, I play Warhammer FRPG 1st ed. too!

    Well, I like the real world maps on barbarian invasions too. I hope you're right about the way DM draw their maps, ...
      Topic: Greetings! Could you spare a little advice?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 48
    Views: 36071

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sat Dec 27, 2008 12:55 pm   Subject: Greetings! Could you spare a little advice?
    Sorry, if I come late, but I want to present you my theory about the Flanaess continent.

    This is it :
    http://poncin.antoine.free.fr/gamee/flanaess.jpg.

    So, the Flanaess is North America inverte ...
      Topic: Lyzandred the Mad questions
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 27, 2008 12:11 pm   Subject: Lyzandred the Mad questions
    Thank you Rasgon!
      Topic: "orc rankings"
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 25
    Views: 15285

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 27, 2008 6:04 am   Subject: "orc rankings"
    Christopher Perkins did the same thing as Kirt, and detailed it here.

    Look in the Humanoids Chapters...

    ***THE LINK HAS BEEN EXPOSED TO THE MODERATOR'S SPHERE OF ANNIHILATION. PLEASE DO NOT POS ...
      Topic: Lyzandred the Mad questions
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1845

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:48 am   Subject: Lyzandred the Mad questions
    In the Crypt of Lyzandred the Mad (Lost Tombs Serie, volume 2, TSR#9580), Lyzandred's bio takes but just one single page in the module.

    I'm looking for more infos on this lich and I want to ask you ...
      Topic: GH top 10 gods!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 18, 2008 11:13 pm   Subject: GH top 10 gods!
    "By the mustaches of St Cuthbert!" is a swearword I like to use.
      Topic: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 10
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 13, 2008 8:27 am   Subject: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Well Gallis I will have to take a looksie at those. I didn't realize Chris Perkins had it in him. Laughing Sometimes these guys will surprise you.

    Indeed, this is a very good surprise.

    C.Perkins ...
      Topic: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6902

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 12, 2008 12:33 pm   Subject: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Sorry Laughing Gallis posted above with my answer Laughing Its been a long work day Laughing

    Well, Jim, I do not possess the C&C rulebooks, but I know a little about them.

    And Christopher Perkin ...
      Topic: What GH Deity would you be?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 38
    Views: 20435

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 11, 2008 7:21 am   Subject: What GH Deity would you be?
    I would be Norebo because he is lucky in more ways than one. Wink

    Mortellan, I suspect you to have a crush on Wee Jas... Wink
      Topic: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6902

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 11, 2008 7:18 am   Subject: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Hey! I like Christopher Perkins's take of D&D3 [url=http://homepages.nyu.edu/~dp58/cnc.htm]found here.
      Topic: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Galliskinmaufrius

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 09, 2008 11:23 pm   Subject: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Cruel Summer Lord, your view is pretty close to what I wanted to suggest.

    BTW, I tried to read the thread in ENworld about the quantum theory and valences - see Thanael's post. But I didn't underst ...
      Topic: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 11:37 pm   Subject: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Of course, there are always Sorcerers. Shocked Mad

    Well, as I said, I play in 1st edition rules, and sorcerers are not covered by these rules. Confused
      Topic: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Galliskinmaufrius

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 11:35 pm   Subject: In defence of the vancian magic system
    its not the official answer, but i always explained like this:

    each MU manipulate magic energy. as you level up, you can manipulate more and more.

    so, afetr you cast a spell, you "spend" some en ...
      Topic: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 11:33 pm   Subject: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Check the 1st edition DMG. Gary Gygax describes how magic works, which is pretty close to your cookie definition Happy

    Indeed, my campaign is ruled in 1st edition, and I hope I stick nearest I ca ...
      Topic: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 11:05 pm   Subject: In defence of the vancian magic system
    This is very it, Andy, spells are not memorized, they are prepared. Wink
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 04, 2008 11:57 pm   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    You did it ! and did it wonderfully !! Happy
      Topic: What GH Deity would you be?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 38
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 04, 2008 11:29 pm   Subject: What GH Deity would you be?
    I would desire to be Boccob the Uncaring. He's the God of Magic and he doesn't care. He collects any magic item that ever existed. And Zagyg is his disciple.

    [url=http://www.greyhawkonline.com/wogc ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 6:19 am   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    Just one more suggestion.

    The 1e AD&D monk class was devised with the mah-jong game in mind.

    So the Grand Master of Flowers is the top level because the flower tokens in mah-jong are the rar ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 56
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2008 2:28 am   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    Well, I think we are playing a game, and, sometime, rationality may be set aside.

    Indeed, DMPrata's quest is challenging: to fit together the 1e monk class and the Greyhawk milieu.

    In order to c ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Mon Nov 17, 2008 11:11 pm   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    You’ve got a point.

    I was just thinking that these two monks were abducted by Zagyg from the Flanaess and held prisoners in his dungeon under Castle Greyhawk and secluded in the demi-plane of dunge ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 56
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Wed Nov 12, 2008 1:07 am   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    And what about the Mad Hatter and the March Hare from Dungeonland? They are canon, are they?
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 56
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Tue Nov 11, 2008 5:44 am   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    My apology, DMPrata, if my previous posts were out of the subject.

    If I wanted to integrate the 1st ed. PH monk class in the Greyhawk milieu, I would justify the monk class with a background story: ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 56
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 12:37 pm   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    Well, Master Cebrion said it all.

    The same question could be asked for the assassin class. Do you think that there is only one grand-father of assassins for the Flanaess or for Oerth - something li ...
      Topic: City of the Summer Stars
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 4
    Views: 10869

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 12:27 pm   Subject: City of the Summer Stars
    Yes, every information about the Ur-Flannae are welcome. Thanks Rasgon.
      Topic: Maldin, Mordenkainen, and Secrets of the Circle of Eight
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7903

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 12:24 pm   Subject: Maldin, Mordenkainen, and Secrets of the Circle of Eight
    Oh, I see, this is coincidence.

    Do you envision the Demi-Urge in game terms? I mean: are you working on rules in order to play the Demi-Urge for a PC or NPC?

    Would it be a "prestige class", or - ...
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 07, 2008 3:50 am   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Hey, I like this last one!
      Topic: Maldin, Mordenkainen, and Secrets of the Circle of Eight
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7903

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 07, 2008 3:44 am   Subject: Maldin, Mordenkainen, and Secrets of the Circle of Eight
    *SPOILER*










    Hey, Maldin, I've just finished to read your Mordenkainen article. It is great - as usual I'd like to add. Your site is one of my best favorites. Congrats for the 10th a ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 56
    Views: 40213

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Fri Nov 07, 2008 3:25 am   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    I was re-reading WG8 Fate of Istus, and it is explicitly said that there are several orders of monks, and there are several LG orders from Kara-Tur.

    So, IMO and IMC, there cannot be one order for a ...
      Topic: In defence of the vancian magic system
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 16
    Views: 9783

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 03, 2008 2:35 am   Subject: In defence of the vancian magic system
    This is my take about the AD&D magic system based upon Jack Vance’s novels according to Gary Gygax himself.

    In short, a magic-user memorizes spells in the morning after a good 8 hours night of ...
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 20, 2008 11:10 pm   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Prompt rétablissement, Mortellan!
    I pray Pelor for you.
      Topic: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 10
    Views: 25689

    PostForum: Far North Design Project   Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2008 12:11 pm   Subject: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Hi, smillan_31

    For history sake, I want to share with you what Gary Gygax knew about Dave Arneson's Egg of Coot :

    Dave told Gary "he created the name as a corruption of Gregg Scott, at that tim ...
      Topic: The Oerth Below
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 13, 2008 10:18 pm   Subject: The Oerth Below
    I would use all the background info in the 1st edition dungeoneer's survival guide hardback book.
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 56
    Views: 40213

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Mar 13, 2008 10:10 pm   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    On another note, there was a redesigned monk in a Dragon magazine at one time which pushed the class to a higher level and changed some of his abilities. This might be worth a look. It may have bee ...
      Topic: Mage on the PHB cover?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 3
    Views: 4118

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Wed Mar 12, 2008 11:37 pm   Subject: Mage on the PHB cover?
    For my part, I have both versions. Trampier's art on my PHB in english and Easley's art on my PHB in french.

    cwslyclgh: thanks! That's it. I remember that I have seen those toys back in the 80's, b ...
      Topic: Life, the Multiverse and Everything
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 2
    Views: 4372

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Mar 10, 2008 3:55 am   Subject: Life, the Multiverse and Everything
    I'd like to copy here my own heretic sub-theory about the Multiverse from antoher topic.

    "I have my own heretic opinion about the fate of Tharizdum : the Gods did not kill him because he was not on ...
      Topic: Mage on the PHB cover?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 3
    Views: 4118

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 4:49 am   Subject: Mage on the PHB cover?
    Does anybody know who is the white-robed mage, casting a spell at flying creatures, on the AD&D 1e Player's Handbook cover (art by Easley)?

    Is he a mage from Greyhawk?
      Topic: Life, the Multiverse and Everything
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 4:38 am   Subject: Life, the Multiverse and Everything
    As the French philosopher Bergson said: “Each philosopher has two philosophies: his own and Spinoza’s one”, I may say: “Each DM has two Creation Myths: his own and Maldin’s one”. Spinoza was excommuni ...
      Topic: Life, the Multiverse and Everything
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Wed Mar 05, 2008 2:03 am   Subject: Life, the Multiverse and Everything
    What is known as Maldin's Grand Unified Theory of Life, the Multiverse and Everything is found here:

    On [url=http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=18]Canonfire ...
      Topic: Overgod
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 37
    Views: 22944

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 05, 2008 1:40 am   Subject: Overgod
    Thanks, Maldin! Happy

    I am an unconditional fan of the GUT. Rendez-vous in the Readers Workshop!
      Topic: R.I.P Gary Gygax
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 58
    Views: 39712

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 04, 2008 10:53 pm   Subject: R.I.P Gary Gygax
    My condolences.

    And thank you, Master Gygax, I've learned english reading the Ad&D books.
      Topic: Overgod
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 37
    Views: 22944

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 04, 2008 12:06 am   Subject: Overgod
    Hey, Cebrion! Do you have other Magic cards like thise one, I like the humor. Smile

    I think certain topic subjects are timeless, and other members' opinion worth reading even if they are 4 years ...
      Topic: The Coven- An Indepth Look
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Mar 03, 2008 3:25 am   Subject: The Coven- An Indepth Look
    These are the links to all of Cebrion's excellent articles about the Witch:

    Dragon #114, the main difference is the pact with a patron. This pact is mandatory.

    If you multiply the number of patr ...
      Topic: Overgod
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 37
    Views: 22944

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 03, 2008 12:42 am   Subject: Overgod
    The World of Greyhawk's OverGod does exist. He is Gary E. Gygax.

    Another point of view:

    If you adhere to Maldin's Grand Unified Theory, Greyhawk's OverGod is actually a Trinity. This Trinity is ...
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2008 4:25 am   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Hey! The Gods already did play with artefacts in this [url=http://www.greyhawkonline.com/wogcomic/title/wogstrip17a.htm]old strip!
      Topic: Return of the Ur-Flan
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 4
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2008 10:00 pm   Subject: Return of the Ur-Flan
    Ah, to believe or not to believe, that is the question...



    So, what about the Witch?
      Topic: mayaheine on Oerth, Part 1
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2008 1:04 am   Subject: mayaheine on Oerth, Part 1
    Very interesting story!

    BTW, I always thought Joan of Ark/Jeanne d'Arc was the epitome of paladinhood.
      Topic: Return of the Ur-Flan
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 4
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2008 12:59 am   Subject: Return of the Ur-Flan
    A thoughtful group of adversaries and they just might be right Exclamation

    But, they are right. Wink So, could they really be adversaries; I mean, the PC may begin to fight against them, and then they ...
      Topic: Who are members of the Ur-Flan?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3494

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:06 pm   Subject: Who are members of the Ur-Flan?
    I posted something about it in the [url=http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&t=2989]Readers Workshop, where I suggest "which" class could be member of the Ur-Flan ...
      Topic: Return of the Ur-Flan
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4787

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:02 pm   Subject: Return of the Ur-Flan
    Just as Magic-Users manipulate the other-worldly forces, whereas Clerics worship those forces as gods, obtaining “divine aid,” so do Witches make sure of the forces of nature worshipped by Druids. Wit ...
      Topic: and the heart of Vecna
    Galliskinmaufrius

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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:35 pm   Subject: and the heart of Vecna
    Thanks Ratlord.

    What a relief, so, we shall not fire the canon at me?
      Topic: List of Sages & Savants of Greyhawk
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 28
    Views: 10930

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:14 pm   Subject: List of Sages & Savants of Greyhawk
    There are sages also in the Spelljammer Greyspace supplement!
      Topic: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 41
    Views: 24304

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:12 pm   Subject: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    I've never seen a player get that scared before.

    Oh, yes! That's worth it. I find it very difficult to really scare a player!
      Topic: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 371
    Views: 117509

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:07 pm   Subject: The "official" 2008-2009 Greyhawk Webcomic thread!
    I'd like to see the relics and artefacts from Greyhawk !

    And could we see too, the Tarrasque Question
      Topic: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 41
    Views: 24304

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 19, 2008 2:55 am   Subject: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Master vonbek,

    Tell us more! Which creature have you used? The Great Cthulhu itself?

    BTW, does anybody think that the Mother, worshipped by the Lerara, under the passage of Slerotin, is in fact ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Webcomic 3.0
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 166
    Views: 62067

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 07, 2008 3:10 am   Subject: Greyhawk Webcomic 3.0
    Oh, yessss !! They did it !!!!

    I always wanted to know what such a terrible act can produce.

    Cannot wait until the next episode !!
      Topic: Greyhawk Webcomic 3.0
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 166
    Views: 62067

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2008 11:01 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Webcomic 3.0
    I'm fan of your comic, Mortellan!

    My favorite is the Waldorf strip. Doesn't he look like the mage on the "Dungeon Master's Design Kit" cover?
      Topic: and the heart of Vecna
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 15
    Views: 18700

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2008 10:55 pm   Subject: and the heart of Vecna
    Thanks, Mortellan!

    So why did Vecna hate so much the Elves? Why did he kill their King and razed their cities? I thought he wanted back something they kept... something or someone. And I said to my ...
      Topic: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 41
    Views: 24304

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2008 10:44 pm   Subject: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Mortellan: it would seem that your comic Tharizdum cultists should become "Call of Cthulhu" and "Stormbringer" players. Wink
      Topic: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 41
    Views: 24304

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2008 7:00 am   Subject: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    YES, I say :

    1. Tharizdum is the Cthulhu and the Melnibonée pantheons + other chaotic Gods (your choice).
    2. His “prison” is beyond the positive and negative material planes (out there)

    If Thar ...
      Topic: and the heart of Vecna
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 15
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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:03 pm   Subject: and the heart of Vecna
    Crag: Thanks, I apologize for the canon problems.

    You're right for the content: afterthought, I realize that I (not willingly) repeated the Joseph Campbell's theory from "The Hero with a Thousand F ...
      Topic: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 41
    Views: 24304

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 1:26 am   Subject: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    OK. I warn you beforehand: it’s a weird tale.

    I always wanted to find a reason for the different cosmologies between the D&D system (basic, expert, companion, master and immortal boxed sets) an ...
      Topic: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    Galliskinmaufrius

    Replies: 41
    Views: 24304

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2008 11:12 pm   Subject: Why couldn't the Gods kill Tharizdun...?
    About the stats of Tharizdum, I think you can only have those for an avatar.

    About the question why the Gods didn't kill Big T, my opinion is that not only they could not kill him but still they di ...
     
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