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      Topic: Greyhawk Ruins or Castle Zagyg?
    Ghul

    Replies: 24
    Views: 17572

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 06, 2008 10:40 am   Subject: Greyhawk Ruins or Castle Zagyg?
    Hey Ghul! Well lets have it! Since you were working with the MAN, how about some feedback on your CZ upper works project. I haven't seen it but I hear it is huge. You pretty satisfied with it?


    H ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Ruins or Castle Zagyg?
    Ghul

    Replies: 24
    Views: 17572

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 28, 2008 3:54 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Ruins or Castle Zagyg?
    I'd like to offer a few corrections to some of the above remarks. First, I am not a ghost writer. My name is on the cover of Castle Zagyg: The Upper Works right next to Gary's. I was Gary's co-author, ...
      Topic: Attn GenCon attendees spill the beans on Castle Yggsburgh
    Ghul

    Replies: 24
    Views: 15011

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 24, 2008 6:34 am   Subject: Attn GenCon attendees spill the beans on Castle Yggsburgh
    Man's got con-EGG-tions. ;) Looking forward to your review, 'dog. Tell it like you see it, I expect no less.

    Best,
    Jeff T.
      Topic: Attn GenCon attendees spill the beans on Castle Yggsburgh
    Ghul

    Replies: 24
    Views: 15011

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 6:11 am   Subject: Attn GenCon attendees spill the beans on Castle Yggsburgh
    Hello fellow Hawkers,

    I look forward to reading your candid thoughts and insights regarding Castle Zagyg: Upper Works. I travel light, so I don't even have my own copies yet. At Gen Con, I watched ...
      Topic: Castle Zagyg Releases at Gencon???
    Ghul

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3397

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 05, 2008 7:19 am   Subject: Castle Zagyg Releases at Gencon???
    Yes, it will be there. Hope to see you there, too!

    Cheers,
    Jeff T.
      Topic: R.I.P Gary Gygax
    Ghul

    Replies: 58
    Views: 43814

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 31, 2008 8:36 am   Subject: R.I.P Gary Gygax
    GVD,

    Well said. I'm proud to have met you and happy I introduced you to Gary at Gen Con last year.

    Best,
    --Jeff T.
      Topic: "The Great Stone Face" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Ghul

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4416

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 20, 2008 9:48 am   Subject: "The Great Stone Face" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Hey Nelli,

    I'm actually south of you my friend (small town called Atkinson, so I'm even more of a low-lander than you!), but I often enjoy heading up to the mountains, and will be up there again in ...
      Topic: "The Great Stone Face" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Ghul

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4416

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 14, 2008 5:10 pm   Subject: "The Great Stone Face" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    I don't think there is any connection. I used to visit Hawthorne's great stone face -- what we always called "The Old Man of the Mountain" -- until one day it fell down about 5 or so years ago. I've t ...
      Topic: Castles and Crusades Greyhawk?
    Ghul

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6893

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 4:49 am   Subject: Castles and Crusades Greyhawk?
    Hello,

    I've been using C&C as a rules component of my Greyhawk 576 CY campaign ('83 boxed set almost exclusively) since 2005. By nature, I can't help but tinker with rules, so my game is also ...
      Topic: The Game must go on...
    Ghul

    Replies: 8
    Views: 6292

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2008 5:57 am   Subject: The Game must go on...
    Does anyone know what Gary's opinion of Greyhawk had been over the past years that he was away from it publicly? Did he know about this place or others that continued to build on his vision? Did he st ...
      Topic: The Game must go on...
    Ghul

    Replies: 8
    Views: 6292

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 08, 2008 4:12 pm   Subject: The Game must go on...
    Nicely put. Smile
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    Ghul

    Replies: 56
    Views: 44864

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:09 pm   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    I think it is an individual campaign choice, and what you suggest above is perfectly fine. Some other alternatives (or expansions to what you suggest) might be:

    * 2 distinct orders, 1 Suel, 1 Baklu ...
      Topic: R.I.P Gary Gygax
    Ghul

    Replies: 58
    Views: 43814

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:20 am   Subject: R.I.P Gary Gygax
    Fellow 'Hawkers,

    It's been a very sad time, losing my friend and mentor, Gary Gygax. I'd been working for Gary almost 2.5 years now, and in that time, talking almost every day, we became good pals. ...
      Topic: What date was Castle Greyhawk destroyed?
    Ghul

    Replies: 11
    Views: 6716

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2008 3:50 am   Subject: What date was Castle Greyhawk destroyed?
    "Ghul"]In Gary Gygax's Castle Zagyg you will see the entire castle complex revealed<snip>

    Any idea when this product will be out. I have seen the world created and read a little bit in the st ...
      Topic: What date was Castle Greyhawk destroyed?
    Ghul

    Replies: 11
    Views: 6716

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 06, 2008 5:58 pm   Subject: What date was Castle Greyhawk destroyed?
    In Gary Gygax's Castle Zagyg you will see the entire castle complex revealed: every wall, every tower, every gatehouse, every outbuilding; the wilderness surrounding, the caves that pock the bluff on ...
      Topic: A Guide to the Viscounty of Salinmoor - Who Is Who
    Ghul

    Replies: 4
    Views: 5389

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Thu Nov 08, 2007 9:02 am   Subject: A Guide to the Viscounty of Salinmoor - Who Is Who
    I find the "Who is Who" article potentially useful for my campaign, and I intend to print it and stick it in the binder. In my GH 576 CY game, my players have multiple sets of characters. One set of c ...
      Topic: Gods from Earth Mythology on Oerth - Little Help?
    Ghul

    Replies: 26
    Views: 18440

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2007 7:51 pm   Subject: Gods from Earth Mythology on Oerth - Little Help?
    In Gary Gygax's original Greyhawk campaign, he used Norse gods. This was before he'd begun the GH pantheon. Also, keep in mind that a few of the Norse mythology giants have a place in Greyhawk (if I'm ...
      Topic: Lendor
    Ghul

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4828

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2007 5:40 pm   Subject: Lendor
    The 2e version works best for me! :) I think the piece is fantastic. Nice work. I'm going to print it and add it into my binder of GH deity info.
      Topic: Castle Zagyg: East Mark Gaz Reviewed
    Ghul

    Replies: 10
    Views: 13836

    PostForum: Published Material Reviews & Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2007 6:26 am   Subject: Castle Zagyg: East Mark Gaz Reviewed
    Gotcha. And I take it that Yggsburgh is not unlike the Free City of Greyhawk, and that the Four Tors bear a shocking resemblence to the Cairn Hills.

    The Free Town of Yggsburgh is certainly not unli ...
      Topic: World of Greyhawk Heraldry Page
    Ghul

    Replies: 55
    Views: 37435

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 7:11 am   Subject: World of Greyhawk Heraldry Page
    I have posted the Faerie Kingdom of Celene to the WoG Heraldry page.

    http://greyhawkonline.com/heraldry/

    Please enjoy...

    Bryan Blumklotz
    AKA Saracenus

    You continue to amaze me -- fantasti ...
      Topic: Yggsburgh - Town Halls & Moat Gate Reviewed
    Ghul

    Replies: 4
    Views: 8102

    PostForum: Published Material Reviews & Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 29, 2007 8:29 pm   Subject: Yggsburgh - Town Halls & Moat Gate Reviewed
    Hi Theocrat--

    The 2 town modules for Yggsburgh that were released at Gen Con (Moatgate District and Town Halls District) were printed in small quantity for sake of Gen Con availability. As I unders ...
      Topic: Generic Greyhawk or Toolkit Greyhawk
    Ghul

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7443

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:51 am   Subject: Generic Greyhawk or Toolkit Greyhawk
    One of the issues, IMO, is the expectation of the modern gamer. Greyhawk is grounded in an historical context, verisimilitude infused with just enough magic to make it "fantasy." We have knighthoods a ...
      Topic: Gencon 2007 GH Report
    Ghul

    Replies: 43
    Views: 25686

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2007 8:30 am   Subject: Gencon 2007 GH Report
    I think it's a great idea to get the Greyhawk meetup in the program book. I would have really liked to have attended this year's, but by the time I found out about it I already had other plans. The so ...
      Topic: Gencon 2007 GH Report
    Ghul

    Replies: 43
    Views: 25686

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 21, 2007 4:16 am   Subject: Gencon 2007 GH Report
    The other world is actually "Uerth," which appeared in Expedition to Castle Greyhawk as an "evil mirror universe" version of Oerth. "Urth" wasn't part of the pentad.



    Urth is a term associated w ...
      Topic: Where is everyone?
    Ghul

    Replies: 7
    Views: 7268

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Mon Aug 13, 2007 1:55 pm   Subject: Where is everyone?
    If you have the 1983 WoGH boxed set, I would look at the Glossography where population distributions are charted in exceptional detail. Gives one a fine overview of each region's inhabitants, human, d ...
      Topic: Origins and GenCon meetup for GH Fans
    Ghul

    Replies: 18
    Views: 11890

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2007 12:13 pm   Subject: Origins and GenCon meetup for GH Fans
    If I unsticky it you wouldn't see it at all it would be buried. =P

    Anyway I'd suggest again right after the Dealers Room closes (6-7pm EST) meet up by the registration areas. Look for GHers you kno ...
      Topic: Origins and GenCon meetup for GH Fans
    Ghul

    Replies: 18
    Views: 11890

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 05, 2007 12:25 pm   Subject: Origins and GenCon meetup for GH Fans
    I'll be at the Troll Lord Games booth all weekend (*edit, @Gen Con) and would love to meet any fellow Greyhawk enthusiasts. Stop by and say hello if you have the time!

    --Ghul

    (aka Jeff Talanian ...
      Topic: Adventure Paths - Anybody Actually Run Them?
    Ghul

    Replies: 9
    Views: 5343

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2007 6:19 pm   Subject: Adventure Paths - Anybody Actually Run Them?
    Does running the original Temple of Elemental Evil count? If so, I've run that start to finish and took some character sheets along the way.

    --Ghul
      Topic: World of Greyhawk Heraldry Page
    Ghul

    Replies: 55
    Views: 37435

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 19, 2007 5:06 am   Subject: World of Greyhawk Heraldry Page
    This is excellent work. I'm going to keep an eye on your site!

    --Jeff T.
      Topic: Oerth Journal to recieve new Maure Castle material
    Ghul

    Replies: 19
    Views: 12725

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 05, 2007 1:19 pm   Subject: Oerth Journal to recieve new Maure Castle material
    Count me in for the 1e version!

    --Ghul
      Topic: WOG - Magic Item Compendium
    Ghul

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4581

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 05, 2007 1:18 pm   Subject: WOG - Magic Item Compendium
    I also find it lessened in usefulness due to the system it is written for, but it looks like a fine compilation nonetheless. I wish it was written for AD&D, but I like it for being Greyhawk.

    - ...
      Topic: New Canonfire Postfest Thread
    Ghul

    Replies: 33
    Views: 21620

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 11, 2007 12:11 pm   Subject: New Canonfire Postfest Thread
    Sure, would love to contribute something.

    --Ghul
      Topic: DMGII Saltmarsh
    Ghul

    Replies: 38
    Views: 19965

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 17, 2006 6:56 pm   Subject: DMGII Saltmarsh
    Very nice find, Von Bek. Good stuff!

    --Ghul
      Topic: CZ By the Numbers - 1, 2, 3
    Ghul

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2840

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2006 4:29 pm   Subject: CZ By the Numbers - 1, 2, 3
    Hello GVD,

    The first boxed set is slated to be released at Gen Con, in which Gary Gygax will be the GoH. This announced by Steve Chenault at the TLG site.

    --Ghul
      Topic: Canon vs Canon
    Ghul

    Replies: 14
    Views: 8726

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 01, 2006 2:00 pm   Subject: Canon vs Canon
    It's true.

    --Ghul
      Topic: Canon vs Canon
    Ghul

    Replies: 14
    Views: 8726

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 30, 2006 4:23 am   Subject: Canon vs Canon
    CSL--

    Great post. This is exactly how I feel . . . and IMC, Eclavdra is a former follower of Lolth who now follows Graz'zt. ;)

    --Ghul
      Topic: Noble Kings and Dark Lands
    Ghul

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2395

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2006 6:21 am   Subject: Noble Kings and Dark Lands
    It is tempting to include it as you suggest GVD, and although I have never read this book (though I do have 4 or 5 LA books), I'm pretty sure that Chris Clark, who is Gary's right-hand man in developi ...
      Topic: Welcome to the AD&D 1st Edition Greyhawk forum!!!
    Ghul

    Replies: 2
    Views: 5655

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Oct 12, 2006 11:53 am   Subject: Welcome to the AD&D 1st Edition Greyhawk forum!!!
    Thanks for doing this!

    --Ghul
      Topic: Maure Castle --> AD&D conversions
    Ghul

    Replies: 9
    Views: 8188

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Oct 12, 2006 11:52 am   Subject: Maure Castle --> AD&D conversions
    Fantastic! Please do share when you complete this work! ;)

    --Ghul
      Topic: Castle (Greyhawk) Zagig Update
    Ghul

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7248

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 12, 2006 9:03 am   Subject: Castle (Greyhawk) Zagig Update
    Well said, GVD. Health permitting, I think Mr. Gygax has a lot of gas left in the tank when it comes to creativity.

    --Ghul
      Topic: DMGII Saltmarsh
    Ghul

    Replies: 38
    Views: 19965

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2006 10:51 am   Subject: DMGII Saltmarsh

    Ghul, take a look at this for inspiration:



    ;) Bookmarked. Thanks...

    --Ghul
      Topic: DMGII Saltmarsh
    Ghul

    Replies: 38
    Views: 19965

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2006 8:39 am   Subject: DMGII Saltmarsh
    'Hawkers,

    The advice is all most excellent! I have decided to develop my Saltmarsh wholecloth, as the DMGII version does not reflect a 14th century fishing town in my estimation; rather, it is mor ...
      Topic: DMGII Saltmarsh
    Ghul

    Replies: 38
    Views: 19965

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 10, 2006 10:31 am   Subject: DMGII Saltmarsh
    I suppose I should have noted also that my campaign is set in 576 CY. My intention (the campaign started in 575) is to use the 83' box set as the bible and basis of my setting, then use whatever mate ...
      Topic: DMGII Saltmarsh
    Ghul

    Replies: 38
    Views: 19965

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 10, 2006 7:16 am   Subject: DMGII Saltmarsh
    'Hawkers,

    I will be running the Saltmarsh modules for my group for the first time in over 20 years! I have the DMG II, and I'm wondering what folks here think about the Saltmarsh content in that v ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Chronological Timeline
    Ghul

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2980

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2006 2:35 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Chronological Timeline
    Thanks DMP--

    This should suit my prupose quite well, allowing me to cut & paste, then delete all the items that do not fit my narrow-minded sense of canon! ;)

    If only the novels were also in ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Chronological Timeline
    Ghul

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2980

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2006 1:20 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Chronological Timeline
    Fellow 'Hawkers,

    Hello. I'm looking to piece together a GH timeline in chronological order that comprises not only the timeline from the '83 boxed set but also the addition of events as chronicled ...
      Topic: Castle (Greyhawk) Zagig Update
    Ghul

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7248

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2006 4:17 pm   Subject: Re: Castle (Greyhawk) Zagig Update
    With RJK's departure from Troll Lords Castle Zagyg project, EGG is going it alone with the help of Troll Lords and a group of "assistant" writers writing under EGG's direction.

    Hello! As I have be ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    Ghul

    Replies: 87
    Views: 48237

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 22, 2006 6:40 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    I'd sell the property to Gary Gygax for $1.00. Merry X-mas, Gary.

    --Ghul
      Topic: Prestige classes in Greyhawk
    Ghul

    Replies: 9
    Views: 8410

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Sun Jul 24, 2005 4:20 am   Subject: Prestige classes in Greyhawk
    Greetings,

    I'm coming back to Greyhawk after a long absense (10+ years) adn as I peruse all my 3.0/3.5E books, I see that there is a lot of Greyhawk material -- but you have to comb through to find ...
     
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