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      Topic: Oerth Journal #34 Released
    Icarus

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    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Sat Dec 26, 2020 6:14 pm   Subject: Oerth Journal #34 Released
    Just for sake of anyone who might've not heard:
    The free PDF of Oerth Journal #34 has been released, and Patrons of GreyhawkOnline get a free print edition of OJ34.

    The Winter edition of the OJ ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2762

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:10 am   Subject: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    ... Pixabay, Pexels, and Unsplash all have many photos which are licensed for public use ... Actually, I do use some of those. There's some good art there, if one looks around.

    I'm an artist, and ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2762

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:05 am   Subject: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    Are images that appear in official WotC products fair game under the fan use of WotC IP rules?
    They are, in fact!
    That's actually why I included the "policies that allow its use" bit! Wink
    As ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Time Line
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 5217

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:50 am   Subject: Greyhawk Time Line
    The Gygax era promised not to offer details on the big picture of the campaign ...
    Exactly where and when was this promise made, and by whom?

    Because I remember Gygax making specific statement ab ...
      Topic: Ghost of Saltmarsh population distribution
    Icarus

    Replies: 9
    Views: 2795

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2020 11:37 pm   Subject: Ghost of Saltmarsh population distribution
    The names of the movers and shakers (along with their families) changes radically from 576 to 591. I was hoping for some continuity ... Hey there, Skech!
    If you're interested, there's a couple of ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2762

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2020 11:23 pm   Subject: Re: Oerth Journal 34 - graphics
    I have submitted an article to the OJ. I don't know if it will be selected or if it will make it past the editing phase. Regardless of if it is selected and passes or not, I was wondering how graphics ...
      Topic: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13034

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 20, 2020 10:55 am   Subject: Ancient map theory
    One of the things I found long after this thread was current was that there's an indication of when the Dragon Annual #1 map is actually set. ... there's not any other maps that label the Baklunish an ...
      Topic: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13034

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:49 am   Subject: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    Well, here it is, years and years later, and I'm still on this topic.
    It's still a favorite of mine, and still interesting to me, after all these years.
    …
    Oh, trust me. I know exactly what it is ...
      Topic: Moons et al of Greyhawk
    Icarus

    Replies: 19
    Views: 5873

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 06, 2020 9:26 am   Subject: Re: Moons et al of Greyhawk
    Yeah, I think the decision to make Greyspace a geocentric system created more problems than the novelty of it was worth. It really complicates how the moon phases play out, for one.
    Out of curiosity, ...
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 8154

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2020 1:25 pm   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    I think I see where you're absolutely right, Rasgon.
    Somehow, in my brain, I think it's the distinction of saying "month" is connotating a number of days on the calendar, not a cycle depending on wh ...
      Topic: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Icarus

    Replies: 7
    Views: 7260

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:39 am   Subject: Re: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    The only thing I can't find is the writeup on Ford Keep, which is in the reference list of his write up on the GH Wiki; I guess it got taken down.
    The Ford Keep article is still online: http://www.wi ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 8536

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 06, 2020 7:39 am   Subject: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Another great Journal, thanks to all involved!
    Good work to all the authors involved. Especially those who are new to Oerth Journal. Very proud of everyone for coming together.
    It's fantastic that t ...
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 8154

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:39 am   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    The lunar calendar is different, since Luna doesn't skip the festival weeks. There are 13 lunar months in a year (364/28=13), so it would be more of a Baker's Dozenmonth. Hmm. Fair enough.
    But, that ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 8536

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:33 am   Subject: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Glad that y'all are enjoying it, and that it's getting plenty of downloads!
    Be sure to pass the word on all your social media and such - especially in private groups - otherwise they may not hear!
      Topic: Etterboek and House Langmuir questions
    Icarus

    Replies: 22
    Views: 5863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:26 am   Subject: Etterboek and House Langmuir questions
    Ragson is great about pointing you to the right books to find what you're looking for.
    Seldom have more true words been spoken.
    Rasgon is inexorably one of the greatest assets to our gaming communi ...
      Topic: Etterboek and House Langmuir questions
    Icarus

    Replies: 22
    Views: 5863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 6:50 am   Subject: Etterboek and House Langmuir questions
    Icarus, please stop trolling my posts. I dont know what your problem is but you are not helpful.
    I've never once trolled a post of yours.
    I've never even responded to a post of yours. That's ver ...
      Topic: Etterboek and House Langmuir questions
    Icarus

    Replies: 22
    Views: 5863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 29, 2020 8:06 am   Subject: StylinLP38's IP says "wrong" and has IP violations
    Even Deshute's Ford is in the wrong location of the Greyhawk Maps made by Anna.
    There's no such thing.
    You REALLY need to stop saying in places that there's a "wrong" and a "right" way for Greyhaw ...
      Topic: Faerun has superheroes and Flananess has heroes
    Icarus

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2748

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 7:23 am   Subject: Re: Faerun has superheroes and Flananess has heroes
    And that's okay.
    I prefer the smaller scale, where my character doesn't have to have an earth shattering effect on the world to have accomplished important feats in his own life or area.Not to just s ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    Icarus

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 06, 2020 6:49 am   Subject: "Officially Published Sources" and setting back ti
    Gygax also gave the Greyhawk campaign to any DM who wanted to make it their own. Later IP owners may want to rescind that but the genie is out of the bottle making the concept of Greyhawk "canon' absu ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 6415

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Sun Jan 05, 2020 5:51 am   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    … Discounting the Scarlet Brotherhood, the Greyhawk analogue to the Zhentarim would roughly equivocate to the Greyhawk Thieves' Guild + Greyhawk Assassins' Guild + Greyhawk Merchants' Guild + Horned S ...
      Topic: The Faithful Quartermasters of Iuz
    Icarus

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    Views: 6041

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 05, 2020 5:31 am   Subject: The Faithful Quartermasters of Iuz
    The question we should ask isn't why Iuz would trade and exchange ambassadors to other realms, it's why he wouldn't.
    I couldn't agree more.
    That's absolutely spot-on.
    I thought it interesting, ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    Icarus

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:23 pm   Subject: Re: Thanks
    One thing I'd like to ask is whether Oerth Journal articles have to be 'canon-compatible'.

    The reason I've never submitted anything to the OJ is because I always thought material had to be compati ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    Icarus

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:10 pm   Subject: Re: Thanks
    I've just finished browsing through this latest issue. Congratulations and well done. I love that it is coming out quarterly now.Thank you so much! We're really glad to hear that it's well-received!! ...
      Topic: The Faithful Quartermasters of Iuz
    Icarus

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    Views: 6041

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 4:56 am   Subject: The Faithful Quartermasters of Iuz
    You know, I'm glad the Rant of a Malcontent is well-received.
    A lot of folks got a little bent when Ghosts of Saltmarsh came out because of the agent of Iuz in the small, out-of-the-way town of Saltm ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    Icarus

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 4:44 am   Subject: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    I really love the "Rant of the Malcontent."
    I'm really glad that you liked this one, Mindseye!!
    The fella who wrote it, Nathan Doyle of Attention Deficit &Dragons, was really eager to write fo ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    Icarus

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:36 am   Subject: Oerth Journal #31 has released!
    Hey there, everyone! A little press release, here.
    The much-anticipated OERTH JOURNAL #31 was just released yesterday as a New Year's Eve kind-of special!

    It's a little bit of a benchmark for t ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 6415

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:40 am   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    This was actually meant to refer to Lankhmar, as Leiber wrote it, where there was a very big difference between the gods in Lankhmar, (basically a series of Cultists who begged for worshipers) and the ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 6415

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 8:52 am   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    So there would be a difference between the Gods inGreyhawk versus the Gods of Greyhawk?
    As far as conjunctive phrases, no, there's no difference between the two grammatically.
    Unless one wants to d ...
      Topic: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Icarus

    Replies: 24
    Views: 13426

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 7:43 am   Subject: Re: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Both sources cement the statement that Iuz has been around far longer than one and a half century. …
    I'm gonna have to agree with Rasgon here.
    There's nothing really specific in early canon that c ...
      Topic: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 6415

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:31 pm   Subject: Replacements for Factions in D&D 5E
    Remember, these are replacements, as you pointed out in your post. Rather than equivalents.
    They don't necessarily share the same goals or motives as their counterparts in the Forgotten Realms.
    It ...
      Topic: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Icarus

    Replies: 24
    Views: 13426

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 26, 2019 2:03 am   Subject: Re: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    … lots and lots and lots of incredibly cool references … I think that may be the most well-cited and completely referenced collection of Tasha/Iggwilv references I've ever seen written.
      Topic: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    Icarus

    Replies: 24
    Views: 13426

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 24, 2019 9:45 pm   Subject: Re: Why is Iuz in the Flan Pantheon?
    This has always confused me. As you said, Gygax often referred to Iuz as "the Old", which implies he's been around a long time. … You know … that's interesting.
    I always just assumed it was because ...
      Topic: Moons et al of Greyhawk
    Icarus

    Replies: 19
    Views: 5873

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 23, 2019 11:32 am   Subject: Moons et al of Greyhawk
    I can't believe I missed this conversation!! How on Oerth did that happen?!

    There's an extremely pretty fan-created map of Greyspace in For sake of reference …
    The artist, Argentmantle, actually ...
      Topic: Vecna Novels?
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2388

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:35 pm   Subject: Vecna Novels?
    King of the Dead is lich-y, Ravenloft-y, and half Greyhawk!Yes, but to prevent misunderstandings, it's about Azalin, not Vecna.
    No kidding?! I didn't know there was an Azalin novel!!!

    Oh, holy c ...
      Topic: Greyhawk City, missing map keys
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2695

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:33 pm   Subject: Greyhawk City, missing map keys
    ... I'm hoping to revisit my City of Greyhawk map, create a higher resolution version for the website and add a bunch of locations that are currently missing from the current version of the page. Loca ...
      Topic: T1-4 Temple of Elemental Evil Refresh
    Icarus

    Replies: 9
    Views: 3991

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:54 am   Subject: T1-4 Temple of Elemental Evil Refresh
    … a whole bunch of seriously cool stuff. … You know what this forums needs?
    A "like" button.
    Or, a heart, a +1, a thumbs-up, an up arrow, or something
    Idea Exclamation Idea Happy Smile :sh ...
      Topic: Celadon Fire
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 4330

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:50 am   Subject: Celadon Fire
    ...A worshipper of Huehueteotl … ...actually, the NPC's name was Huehueteotl.
    The NPC's name was Huhueteotl. Very close to the name of the Olman deity. But, missing one vowel.
      Topic: Major Beholder Personalities in Greyhawk?
    Icarus

    Replies: 19
    Views: 7718

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:08 am   Subject: Major Beholder Personalities in Greyhawk?
    Also, just to add to the list:

    H'Carth Mad Beholder of Greyhawk.

    ● Grubb, Jeff. Legends and More, Legend of the Spelljammer. TSR 1991. p7
    ● -----. Ships and Captains, ibid. p8 ...
      Topic: Major Beholder Personalities in Greyhawk?
    Icarus

    Replies: 19
    Views: 7718

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:09 am   Subject: Beholders in GH
    There are (sigh) invisible beholders protecting the library of the Guild of Wizardry in Greyhawk city.

    --Erik
    Yes … Yes, there are invisible beholders in the GoW! LOL
    I mean, I guess they're th ...
      Topic: Worn out questions I assume...
    Icarus

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4490

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 5:11 am   Subject: Re: Worn out questions I assume...
    3 weeks...and a year. Been there, done that myself. ...:shades:Whoops! ha haha!
    Well, maybe someone'll use it! Thanks, Ceb!
      Topic: Greyhawk Wiki is back, now in its permanent home
    Icarus

    Replies: 7
    Views: 6531

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2019 6:51 am   Subject: CF! and CHO partnering for the wiki
    FYI … just to help folks …
    Last night, GreyhawkOnline made an announcement, in conjunction with Canonfire!
    PSmedger decided that he'd like to partner with GreyhawkOnline in working on the wiki. I ...
      Topic: Worn out questions I assume...
    Icarus

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4490

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:43 am   Subject: Re: Worn out questions I assume...
    My question is this- ...
    However, how have you handled races?
    Do you allow the subraces? High elves, valley elves, wild elves, tallfellow halflings, etc? If so, how do you handle the mechanics?
    ...
      Topic: Greyhawk campaign set after Living Greyhawk concludes
    Icarus

    Replies: 8
    Views: 3731

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:02 am   Subject: Night Watch set in the 600s
    Robin Bailey's NightWatch novel is set in the mid-600s IIRC. Might offer some further ideas.
    Allan.
    I totally didn't know this!
    My opinion of that book just skyrocketed through the roof!

    Gr ...
      Topic: Noble Houses Of The Eastern Flanaess
    Icarus

    Replies: 11
    Views: 5736

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:40 am   Subject: Noble houses of Aerdy ….
    Off the top of my head:
    Noble houses … The Great Kingdom of Aerdy ….


    I swear, this forum needs a "+1" or "Like" button.
      Topic: Orcish Lifespan
    Icarus

    Replies: 17
    Views: 4998

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:34 am   Subject: Re: Erythnul's blood creates ogres

    A Guide to the World of Greyhawk (1983), page 67.
    Thanks, Rasgon! …
    As an aside … totally random side-note: man, I love Darlene's calligraphy.
      Topic: Orcish Lifespan
    Icarus

    Replies: 17
    Views: 4998

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 3:54 pm   Subject: Erythnul's blood creates ogres
    Erythnul's blood creates ogres, among other monsters.
    True enough! Perhaps there was an early battle that "seeded" Oerth?
    Well that is an interesting tidbit!
    Where's that come from?! I'd love t ...
      Topic: A little or a lot of thread necromancy
    Icarus

    Replies: 7
    Views: 2831

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:39 pm   Subject: Malfunctioning links
    I've come across it several times when trying to go through old thread; specifically in long threads.

    When the numbered "more pages" links don't connect to the correct places.
      Topic: Amedio fever
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 4739

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:09 am   Subject: Kieran's Journal
    A somewhat serendipitous, remarkable find, while researching the University of Magical Arts for an new page on the GH Wiki.

    Turns out, Kieran Jalucian (headmaster of the University) had a spellboo ...
      Topic: Amedio fever
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 4739

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:47 pm   Subject: Marchioness?

    ...I guess no one else remembered it. :lol:Yeah … nope. LOL. I searched pretty hard, trying to figure it out, too. I just couldn't find enough clues. :P
    One place for the exiles to come from ...
      Topic: Amedio fever
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 4739

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:20 pm   Subject: Amedio fever
    Another thing I just realized, and I'm surprised hasn't been mentioned, yet.
    There's a user who used to be pretty popular on the boards here, Chibirias mka Maria DelTorre, was a huge advocate of th ...
      Topic: Amedio fever
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 4739

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:12 pm   Subject: Re: Switching Dakon out for Beastfolk
    Anybody here use the Amedio much?
    Care to share your own ideas for developing the region or your opinions regarding the published TSR/WotC/Paizo material?

    #2 beastmen replace dakon
    Both species a ...
      Topic: Amedio fever
    Icarus

    Replies: 16
    Views: 4739

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:48 pm   Subject: Amedio fever
    There are a few adventures from Dungeon Magazine that are intended to be placed in a jungle, though I cannot remember their names off hand...

    Dungeon Magazine #10, and maybe 15 and 22:

    I'm sure ...
      Topic: Breeds and Varieties of Animals
    Icarus

    Replies: 20
    Views: 6370

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:32 pm   Subject: Labrador Retrievers in GH
    Dragon #263 mentions "black Labradors" in temples of Delleb; Delleb's companion is a "black labrador retriever" named Shadow. One of
    I think I'd go with option #1.
    That's the most likely … they j ...
      Topic: Breeds and Varieties of Animals
    Icarus

    Replies: 20
    Views: 6370

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:26 pm   Subject: Breeds and Varieties of Animals
    Weisshunds at the Temple of St. Cuthbert in Greyhawk.

    The Adventure Begins, p. 89.
    Dangit!! You beat me to it, James! LOL! I was gonna mention this one! As I continued to read, I thought, "OO ...
      Topic: Twelve Constellations Mentioned by Gygax
    Icarus

    Replies: 11
    Views: 3545

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:30 pm   Subject: Twelve Constellations Mentioned by Gygax
    In Oerth Journal #22, Andy Miller simply used the "Nomads" names for months (A Guide to the World of Greyhawk, page 5) as Oerth's zodiac, which makes a lot of sense.
    As sort of an aside, Andy Miller ...
      Topic: Deities and Demigods (hardback) in GH
    Icarus

    Replies: 6
    Views: 2742

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:07 pm   Subject: Re: Deities and Demigods (hardback) in GH
    … Central American Mythos for the Olman? ….Absolutely.
    It's officially published that the Olman deities aren't originally from Oerth, so, being that it's an Alternate Earth, I would presume the same ...
      Topic: Brigands, Free Companies, mercenary bands of the Flanaess
    Icarus

    Replies: 8
    Views: 3101

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 9:46 pm   Subject: Brigands, Free Companies, mercenary bands of the Flanaess
    The Alliance of Defiance took down the ToEE according to TSR's collector cards.Ooh!! Good one!
    I adore those cards, and the Alliance of Defiance specifically.
    So much so, in fact, I'm writing an ...
      Topic: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13034

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 9:34 pm   Subject: Re: France Analogue
    I searched for "port city north-western France" and found a page with ports in France. Brest, France seems like a good way to place Aurora, Syzygie.Well, I personally don't think I will go so far as ...
      Topic: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13034

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 2:48 am   Subject: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    While I've heard of The Black Moon Chronicles and it's placement on Oerth, admittedly all I know about Western Oerik is the "Sundered Empire" lore from the 3e-era of Chainmail…Well, there's nothing wr ...
      Topic: Western Oerik; Empire of Lyhnn, Tharquish Empire, cont'd
    Icarus

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13034

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 29, 2019 8:25 am   Subject: Map of Syzygie
    Well, here it is, years and years later, and I'm still on this topic.
    It's still a favorite of mine, and still interesting to me, after all these years.
    …
    But, more interesting, is that I've sinc ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Icarus

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232648

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:32 am   Subject: Welcome to Greyhawk!
    Well, welcome Snafu!!
    I don't think I'd ever expected myself to be welcoming a "SNAFU". LOL
    There's a lot of us around here who have a similar story to yours.
    Played in the early days, and later ...
      Topic: Lots of new GH love on Drivethru
    Icarus

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3894

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2019 3:09 pm   Subject: Lots of new GH love on Drivethru
    ...I read that for boxed sets they turn everything into a single book, including player handouts, illustrations, etc.That's correct. I have a couple of PoD books.
    Essentially, they've just format ...
      Topic: River traffic and fords along the Selintan
    Icarus

    Replies: 12
    Views: 4490

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:40 am   Subject: Is the Selintan a "tidal river"?
    Well, I don't know that there's anything either for, or against, this idea … But …
    Not all rivers are at the same level all day long.

    There's a possibility that it could be a "all over northern ...
      Topic: Announcement: Search through Dragon Magazine and others
    Icarus

    Replies: 21
    Views: 8807

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:18 am   Subject: Lauding the Textual Search website.
    Just for the sake of saying:
    Lamashtu, this is an incredibly useful resource.
    I've just recently used it in research for a "constellations" article for OJ30, coming out this month.
    Andy Miller i ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk articles on wizards.com
    Icarus

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2433

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:58 am   Subject: Living Greyhawk articles on wizards.com
    https://www.wizards.com/default.asp?x=lg/arch/dndlg
    Laughing Are you kidding me Rasgon?!?! Laughing
    Ninja'd while I was typing the reply!!
    You always seem to be Johnny-on-the-spot!!
    I literally thoug ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk articles on wizards.com
    Icarus

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2433

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:56 am   Subject: Re: Living Greyhawk articles on wizards.com
    I had downloaded a bunch of the old Living Greyhawk articles from the WoTC site but due to my ex deciding to clean up my computer just about everything gaming wise on my computer has been lost.
    Man, ...
      Topic: GaryCon Slides?
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2679

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:33 pm   Subject: Re: GaryCon Slides?
    Thanks for making the video available on youtube and thats for the slide deck. Great stuff!Just for sake of thoroughness … got a response from Allan "grodog" Grohe about his slides for the Celebrating ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Icarus

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232648

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:03 am   Subject: Re: Well met, traveller!
    ... we had a TPK in Chapter II on the encounter against Theldrick and his minios. But we all decided to move on and my players rolled up new characters.You know, that seems to happen a lot … I've had ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Icarus

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232648

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:30 am   Subject: Re: Well met, traveller!
    Greetings to all!
    … {/quote]Hi there, and welcome! Glad to have you around and posting on the boards!

    My nickname is (easily recognizable) based on my real name, for that little extra kick mixed ...
      Topic: GaryCon Slides?
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2679

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:16 am   Subject: Re: GaryCon Slides?
    While watching the video on Luke Gygax's youtube … Wow!! People are already watching it?!?! It just went up!!
    That's awesome!

    Allen mentioned that the slides would be available on Canonfire? … ...
      Topic: Lots of new GH love on Drivethru
    Icarus

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3894

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:11 pm   Subject: PoD items at DriveThruRPG
    I did a search for "Greyhawk" and only got 1e and 2e products.That's kind of the point of Print-on-Demand … but, there's also the occassional 3e or 4e product in there, too. The whole push from WotC ...
      Topic: A youngling's greetings
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3095

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:02 pm   Subject: Greetings to Hyrknian Blade!
    Welcome, Hyrknian!
    Glad to see you getting into the resources suggested on Reddit!
    There's certainly a lot for you to find, and a lot of fun things to learn about! The setting is rich with histor ...
      Topic: How Did Skepticism Justify Clerical Magic?
    Icarus

    Replies: 10
    Views: 4422

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:15 am   Subject: Re: How Did Skepticism Justify Clerical Magic?
    What I don't get is how Skepticism, which is presumably similar to real-world atheism, can really be justified in a D&D world like Greyhawk.(Bolding mine, for point of clarity)
    A very minor point ...
      Topic: Publication Dates
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2963

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:23 am   Subject: Publication Dates
    Check out This is the same recommendation I was going to make.
    I have used it as a resource, not only for my collection of Greyhawk trading Cards, but, also for the [url=https://greyhawkonline.com/ ...
      Topic: Darlene Greyhawk font - free for non-commercial use!
    Icarus

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2778

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:10 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Gothic Font
    Also, for those interested …
    When the announcement was made by Anna … on the Lord Gosumba Twtich.tv channel, Gabbin' at Lord Peak's Haven, there's a video clip posted on Greyhawk Online that also in ...
      Topic: Ghosts of Saltmarsh - Adventure on the high seas
    Icarus

    Replies: 26
    Views: 9408

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Mon May 27, 2019 5:56 am   Subject: Saltmarsh Factions
    … Additional factions are present in the material, those mostly being the usual suspects wanting influence in the Azure Sea. One faction seems a bit out of place geographically, and operates openly - ...
      Topic: Clerical Prayers to the Gods of Greyhawk
    Icarus

    Replies: 9
    Views: 4415

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 23, 2019 5:58 am   Subject: Greern Lantern Prayer of Hextor
    Thanks Jason, I now have 2 For Hextor...

    "In blackest day, in brightest night,
    Beware your fears made into light.
    Let those who try to stop what's right
    Burn like his power, Hextor's might!" ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Icarus

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232648

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Thu May 23, 2019 5:50 am   Subject: Greeting Ron REdmond
    I'm assuming I'm here because of grodog. :)
    Nice to meet you and wonderful to recognize some names!
    Glad to have you around, Ron!
    Nice to see you here!

    Speaking of avatars, I need to get around ...
      Topic: Announcement: Search through Dragon Magazine and others
    Icarus

    Replies: 21
    Views: 8807

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 16, 2019 3:17 am   Subject: Re: Boccob Online
    What is the URL?
    Heychadwick, Lamashtu included it, above, at the end of his post.
    http://wait-wtf.com:3001


    Lamashtu, it's an incredible resource.
    Very useable. Beneficial to just about an ...
      Topic: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    Icarus

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3900

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:29 am   Subject: Dungeons & Dragons: Black & White
    Darn it … I wish I'd seen this a little sooner.
    I have Black and White, but you're right … In other ones, there's a whole lot more references to places and people.

    Black & White: I would ha ...
      Topic: The Artwork of Icarus
    Icarus

    Replies: 78
    Views: 77380

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:19 am   Subject: The Artwork of Icarus
    Here's two more, which are both from the seminar we did called "Celebrating Greyhawk: A Fandom Rennaisance" at killer!! Written by Carlos Lising, the catacomb tomb she's in was compromised and flooded ...
      Topic: The Artwork of Icarus
    Icarus

    Replies: 78
    Views: 77380

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:58 am   Subject: The Artwork of Icarus
    Here's another one …
    This was for a private commission I got, randomly, from the 'net.
    A fella had been Googling for images of a hippogriff and found mine (that's posted further upthread), and real ...
      Topic: The Artwork of Icarus
    Icarus

    Replies: 78
    Views: 77380

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:49 am   Subject: The Artwork of Icarus
    Can it really have been so long, AGAIN?!?!?!

    So, here it is, a couple of years later, and things have changed *so* much!
    I'm the owner/admin of AGAIN. Damnable hosting services!
    So, I went all ...
      Topic: A Tour of the Planes
    Icarus

    Replies: 14
    Views: 10078

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:24 pm   Subject: A Tour of the Planes
    A new, updated url for the article by Roger Moore:
    https://greyhawkonline.com/docs/WOGgates.pdf
      Topic: Oerth Journal 28?
    Icarus

    Replies: 6
    Views: 5506

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:15 pm   Subject: Re: Oerth Journal #28
    Would it not be nice if we could start 2019 (or at least during 2019) have a new Oerth Journal?

    I wish I'd seen this sooner!!
    I had no idea, 'til I just randomly started perusing the forums, and ...
      Topic: Moonrise/Moonset
    Icarus

    Replies: 6
    Views: 5208

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 18, 2018 12:53 pm   Subject: Moonrise/Moonset
    And interesting and informative thread!
    Wow, thanks for that!!

    Also … Tarrelton …
    In your second paragraph, where you say "sun" you mean "moon" right?Curses! You are correct, I meant sun.Did y ...
      Topic: Website?
    Icarus

    Replies: 6
    Views: 5220

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri May 18, 2018 12:47 pm   Subject: Greyhawkonline.com has a "unsecure" notification
    Well, I'm not sure if Grodog got to cleaning it up, or if I happen to have clicked something previously to allow my browser to go past the "unsecure" notification.

    Hopefully it's the previous, bec ...
      Topic: The Scarlet Guide To Conquest For Fun And Profit
    Icarus

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3978

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:37 pm   Subject: Re: Operations of the SB
    So, one of the things I often wonder about - is how the world would change with the passing of time.

    And though a lot of people would say that there should be some big conflict where the Scarlet ...
      Topic: How far is it in miles across the Flanaess
    Icarus

    Replies: 8
    Views: 5689

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:11 am   Subject: grimklok's map comparison
    You know, it's **SO** interesting to me that this is a popular topic, lately ... I've seen variations on this in at least three different places this month.
    And wondrously, Grimklok's map always se ...
      Topic: Map of Odd Alley
    Icarus

    Replies: 14
    Views: 10897

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:06 am   Subject: broken photobucket
    Yeah ... these images need to be fixed, the links are **SO** broken, since photobucket changed it's fileshariing permissions and method.
    There's no more direct-linking from photobucket like that. ...
      Topic: Who owns the rights to Oerth Journal articles?
    Icarus

    Replies: 18
    Views: 10402

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:01 am   Subject: Who owns the rights to Oerth Journal articles?
    All of the above is absolutely correct.
    Having dealt with kind of thing for years as a professional artist, there's only one proviso that I would add ...
    You absolutely own everything that you've ...
      Topic: Wizard Locking double doors
    Icarus

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4320

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:30 am   Subject: Wizard Locking double doors
    I know it's been a minute since you asked ...
    But, I would treat them as a single door.
    ...
    Just as it is a pair of pants, I would say that this is a pair of doors.
    It's a single vestibule in ...
      Topic: Greyhawk 2017: Year in Review
    Icarus

    Replies: 15
    Views: 13803

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 14, 2018 7:25 pm   Subject: About that GH2017 timline of events
    Vestcoat ... I gotta say ... I hadn't taken the time to really read the summary this year.
    I'm glad I took a moment to really take the time. It's good. Really good.
    I didn't know that there w ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Calendar Project
    Icarus

    Replies: 17
    Views: 11431

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 12, 2018 1:23 am   Subject: Re: Moon Charts and Calendars
    So, I'm not really sure how you're doing your math, and I don't know what kind of model you're using, but, I think that somehow, your model is coming up with positions or whatever that aren't reflecti ...
      Topic: Scarlet Brotherhood and GH product support
    Icarus

    Replies: 7
    Views: 7129

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:09 pm   Subject: Scarlet Brotherhood and GH product support
    As Vestcoat points out, the Greyhawk folio is out.
    I bought a PoD copy, bundled with the PDF. I'm thrilled to have it. Exclamation
    ...
    I showed it to a friend of mine, and he initially thought I'd some ...
      Topic: Erypt Adventures
    Icarus

    Replies: 10
    Views: 7414

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:42 pm   Subject: Re: Erypt Adventures
    And for Pathfinder.
    I'm a *huge* fan of Osiriani stuff from Pathfinder RPG. I have a rather large selection products including adventures, Adventure Path, item cards, etc. all based on Osirion. Th ...
      Topic: Is the Canonfire Facebook Group affiliated this site?
    Icarus

    Replies: 8
    Views: 7610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 09, 2017 12:55 pm   Subject: Is the Canonfire Facebook Group affiliated this site?
    I get back to South Jersey regularly for holidays. We should try to get together, sometime!
    Speaking of which ... when do we get to hang out again?! It's been years, and I miss having that much fun ...
      Topic: Is the Canonfire Facebook Group affiliated this site?
    Icarus

    Replies: 8
    Views: 7610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 09, 2017 12:53 pm   Subject: Is the Canonfire Facebook Group affiliated this site?
    Just read your bio on your site, Icarus . . . just to catch up.

    Last I knew you were in Dallas, now you're in Delaware. Strange, I left Houston and ended up in Pennsylvania! Shocked

    How in the ...
      Topic: Armies of Oerth (starting with Ratik)
    Icarus

    Replies: 41
    Views: 27145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 04, 2017 12:23 pm   Subject: Armies of Oerth (starting with Ratik)
    EDIT: Compared to most threads, this one is wider, but it's readable.
    Yes, it is. It's perfectly legible. And, ultimately, that's all that is important. Smile
      Topic: Is the Canonfire Facebook Group affiliated this site?
    Icarus

    Replies: 8
    Views: 7610

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:15 pm   Subject: Is the Canonfire Facebook Group affiliated this site?
    Hey there, Saracenus!!
    Yes, it's directly affiliated with the site. Unfortunately, there's a weird glitch where it's not letting the admin do stuff ... and it's not showing them in the members pan ...
     
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