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      Topic: The reading of Quag Keep
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 39
    Views: 20104

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2012 2:20 am   Subject: The reading of Quag Keep
    People often forget how fun and good those books are, and that Estes is the one who wrote most of the books that launched the series.

    Not to "thread hijack," but yes, Estes did some good work. She ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Wars unpunched
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 0
    Views: 4565

    PostForum: Collector's Corner   Posted: Mon Aug 06, 2012 3:34 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Wars unpunched
    I have a Greyhawk wars boxed set unpunched for sale. The box is in great condition, the chits are not punched, the 17 pages of cards are unpunched though loose due to handling. The only missing compon ...
      Topic: Chaos Scar
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 5
    Views: 8278

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 5:29 pm   Subject: Chaos Scar
    Was there info published on the Chaos Scar, or was this just used during D&D Encounters? I haven't had any access to the Encounters scenarios.
      Topic: Your GH Fiction Influences
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 24
    Views: 12860

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 5:14 pm   Subject: Your GH Fiction Influences
    I've had several cities based heavily on Lankhmar and some of the cities from Conan stories. The culture of Lankhmar, while not a nation, is a very unique melting pot.
      Topic: Disappearance of Magic - Overall Greyhawk Narrative?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 28
    Views: 16468

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:16 pm   Subject: Disappearance of Magic - Overall Greyhawk Narrative?
    I think, in general, higher level magic would go first. Imagine the worlds magic source as a group of power points. Eventually, you won't have enough p.p.s to cast 9th level spells... but you have eno ...
      Topic: Does EEG = Big T?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 21
    Views: 13720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2009 1:14 pm   Subject: Does EEG = Big T?
    Rossik,

    Wow, that cleared up a lot. Thank you for pointing out OJ#12. I hadn't read that one yet.

    Thanks!
      Topic: Does EEG = Big T?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 21
    Views: 13720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2009 9:38 am   Subject: Does EEG = Big T?
    Hm. Thank you for the answer. It does seem sort of 'tacked-on', making them the same. I think I'll be leaving Tharizdun out of it, then. Thanks agian!
      Topic: Does EEG = Big T?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 21
    Views: 13720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2009 9:13 am   Subject: Does EEG = Big T?
    Possible spoilers for G1


    No, not math class. :) I was just curious, and couldn't find a reliable source (maybe I just didn't dig enough here), but I'm running a party through G1, and for the fi ...
      Topic: The Rising Cost of D&D
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 26
    Views: 24800

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2009 1:25 pm   Subject: The Rising Cost of D&D
    I've had no real problem with the prices of the books or modules for 4e. I just wouldn't buy more than one at once. The modules are of decent quality, with the folder, two books, and one or more pos ...
      Topic: Celestian, Grazz't, and Waukeen
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 4
    Views: 5468

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Thu Dec 18, 2008 11:18 am   Subject: Celestian, Grazz't, and Waukeen
    Thanks, Kirt. I'll have to check this out!
      Topic: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6902

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 11, 2008 4:29 am   Subject: Which 3rd party D20 material suits your Greyhawk game best?
    Mostly I stick with the Necromancer Games material. Particularly their adventures and the Tome of Horrors. Main items include:
    Rappan Athuk: The Dungeon of Graves I, II, and III
    Tome of Horrors
    C ...
      Topic: gnarley forest: what about it?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 9
    Views: 6144

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 7:13 am   Subject: gnarley forest: what about it?
    I don't have it in front of me, but I believe that Blackthorn was detailed in the [url=http://home.flash.net/~brenfrow/gh/gh-slave.htm]Slavers module, as well as some random encounters. . .
      Topic: Creating your own Castle GH
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 22557

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 26, 2008 3:31 am   Subject: Creating your own Castle GH
    Prior to the publication of CZ, I had mocked up something that would allow a DM to leverage the content from WGR4 as well as a true "castle" for the ruins level. It's at http://www.greyhawkonline.com ...
      Topic: what about the novels?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 29
    Views: 14514

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 11:20 am   Subject: what about the novels?
    The Greyhawk books are a mixed bag, for the most part.

    The Estes stuff. . . blah. Interesting fantasy if you don't mind it jumbling up your Hawk lore to an almost unrecognizable state.

    I did li ...
      Topic: Creating your own Castle GH
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 22557

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 11:11 am   Subject: Creating your own Castle GH
    Thanks Scott. I think I'll stick with one large level with multiple entrances, and some areas that can only be reached by a particular entrance.
      Topic: Creating your own Castle GH
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 22557

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2008 3:27 am   Subject: Creating your own Castle GH
    As an update, things are going well with my research and building of my own CG. I have been using 3.5's Expedition and 2nd editions GH Ruins almost exclusively, with some inspiration from Forgotten T ...
      Topic: Creating your own Castle GH
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 22557

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 12, 2008 3:21 am   Subject: Creating your own Castle GH
    Thanks all! There's some good stuff in here that I will be using to mine for more ideas. I've managed to map out the dungeon level of the first tower, as well as some sewer connections from the city ...
      Topic: Creating your own Castle GH
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 22557

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 11, 2008 4:26 am   Subject: Creating your own Castle GH
    Well,

    Thanks DMPrata. I don't have access to this yet (gah!). How well does it 'click' with GH lore?
      Topic: Creating your own Castle GH
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 22557

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 11, 2008 3:36 am   Subject: Creating your own Castle GH
    I've lucked out recently. I found a fantastic gaming group and we have been playing montly sessions of first edition AD&D. Our current campaign wrapped up last month, and after a couple of month ...
      Topic: Greyhawk: the Age of WYRMS
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 32
    Views: 17016

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 3:38 am   Subject: Greyhawk: the Age of WYRMS
    Gargoyle,

    If you have access to The Red Hand of Doom, (WotC D&D v3.5 2006) you should be able to glean some information from this. It also has a similar plot, and much of it could be snagged ...
      Topic: gary and his group had lucky dices?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 19
    Views: 12766

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 20, 2008 9:43 am   Subject: Re: 3rd Ed. Robilar
    Lord Robilar: "The Master of Dragons"
    Played By: Robert J. Kuntz (created in 1972)
    Class/Level: Fighter/19th level
    Abilities: Str: 18/78, Int: 11, Wis: 16, Dex: 16, Con: 18, Chr: 16, hp: 117
    Just ...
      Topic: good Castle GH thread @ Acaeum
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 9
    Views: 6400

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 20, 2008 5:22 am   Subject: good Castle GH thread @ Acaeum
    Wow, there is a lot of really interesting information there! Thanks for sharing Wink
      Topic: Greyhawk - Far Realm connections?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 7
    Views: 5178

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2007 12:10 pm   Subject: Greyhawk - Far Realm connections?
    Actually, wasn't The Far Realm first detailed in The Gates of Firestorm Peak? I believe this came out right around the time the 2e Players Option books came out. . .
      Topic: Determining Caster Level and Price/Magical Items
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 16
    Views: 7872

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2007 7:52 am   Subject: Determining Caster Level and Price/Magical Items
    Eileen, the only real input I can offer is make sure you are very familiar with the SRD. I believe it can still be accessed through WotC's website, and it will contain all of the information usable b ...
      Topic: Iggwilv's Legacy, Part III Posted
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 7
    Views: 6313

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2007 6:15 am   Subject: Iggwilv's Legacy, Part III Posted
    I just read through this one. Not horribly impressed. As I had mentioned in the 'part II' thread, I don't have the original to compare it to - I just don't think it stacks up the way they adjusted i ...
      Topic: Dungeon 151 Lost Caverns Ch. 2 Released
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 8
    Views: 6441

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 22, 2007 4:05 am   Subject: Dungeon 151 Lost Caverns Ch. 2 Released
    Wow. So, this is the first time I've had a chance to see the Lost Caverns, as I do not own the original. Love the map, love the premise. My only problem with the update, so far, is this. . . It s ...
      Topic: Your Greyhawk characters wanted!
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 15
    Views: 11102

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2007 4:47 am   Subject: Your Greyhawk characters wanted!
    My number one Greyhawk character is a thief as well.

    Michael Sandar is a 13th level (2nd ed.) thief who, in his younger years was a wild rapscallion of a boy, with long red hair and a penchant fo ...
      Topic: WOTC 4th Edition Forums, Saving Throws and Blogs
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 44
    Views: 28640

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2007 6:26 am   Subject: WOTC 4th Edition Forums, Saving Throws and Blogs
    I've been using average damage alot in my Age of Worms game because the dice rolls were obscenely high. Is this the next step? (Sword goes from doing 2d6 dmg to average 7dmg+modifiers)
    I don't think ...
      Topic: [LG] Doomgrinder
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 15051

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2007 5:27 am   Subject: [LG] Doomgrinder
    There is some more up on the Doomgrinder over at at WotC. A few little blurbs about it in a new article called The End of Days. It very much assumes that the old Doomgrinder mod did not take place.
      Topic: [LG] Doomgrinder
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 27
    Views: 15051

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2007 3:22 am   Subject: [LG] Doomgrinder
    the (terrible, terrible) Doomgrinder module
    P.

    I was hoping to enjoy reading the mod someday. It is a shame to hear it sucks. Let me guess 2e?

    Yeah, second edition. It came out with the 98 h ...
      Topic: Which Next GH Option Do You Prefer?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 29
    Views: 13371

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 02, 2007 11:49 am   Subject: Which Next GH Option Do You Prefer?
    Option 4, definitly. The setting needs to be moved beyond repeating itself. We've discussed some of it here, even. Iuz has become a punching bag of self-destruction, the elves continue to decline i ...
      Topic: Me Grognard. This Greyhawk.
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 55
    Views: 47430

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2007 11:43 am   Subject: Re: Me Grognard. This Greyhawk. EFF U WOTC.
    DVD:
    Maybe I haven't been around the internet long enough. Other than WOTC I honestly do not know what grognard, EFF U means. If it is something you can say here please tell me, otherwise pm me. I re ...
      Topic: Rebooting GH to 576 CY
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 71
    Views: 30547

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2007 11:38 am   Subject: Rebooting GH to 576 CY
    Well, really, they've been using in unofficial, nontraditional, very ungreyhawky ways for years now. Why would the release of 4e - especially since they've stated GH is NOT core- be any different? D ...
      Topic: Tharizdun and 4E
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 38
    Views: 33483

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2007 7:54 am   Subject: Tharizdun and 4E
    I'm still definitly on for Greyhawk in 4e. I think - especially the points of light theorum really fits my style and feel of GH. It my campaign, much of GH has fallen into discord, having been initi ...
      Topic: 4e Wizards Will Be, Different...
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 38
    Views: 22432

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2007 3:47 am   Subject: 4e Wizards Will Be, Different...
    I am a big proponent of spell compontents. They are always used in my second edition games, though not as much in my 3e games. I only require expensive components in 3e.
    This seems a natural prog ...
      Topic: Universal 4e Thread
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 18
    Views: 12828

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2007 4:19 am   Subject: Universal 4e Thread


    When 3x was originally proposed I think there was a feeling that 2nd edition was fatally flawed in a good few areas and that a thorough revision was called for. 3x, however, is in no way fatally ...
      Topic: 4e Wizards Will Be, Different...
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 38
    Views: 22432

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2007 3:42 am   Subject: 4e Wizards Will Be, Different...


    156 Page hardcover, of course

    $39.95

    Laughing

    I'll see if I can't find those quotes for you today.
      Topic: 4e Wizards Will Be, Different...
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 38
    Views: 22432

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2007 9:38 am   Subject: 4e Wizards Will Be, Different...
    I just wish they'd give us some concrete details on how this is going to be different than Vancian magic. We talking spell points, mana, what?

    I don't have the quotes in front of me right now, thou ...
      Topic: Elves and Eladrin
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 39
    Views: 22560

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 3:38 am   Subject: Elves and Eladrin

    How would you feel if you were a motorcycle enthusiast and they told you there would no longer be any motorcycles, bike parts, bike clubs, or national rallies? You'd be pretty pissed, especially if ...
      Topic: Elves and Eladrin
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 39
    Views: 22560

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Mon Sep 10, 2007 9:29 am   Subject: Elves and Eladrin
    One of the biggest things I've seen about 4e, bubba, is that they are making not only a few small stylistic changes, but a few large stylistic changes as well. This particular revamp is more akin to ...
      Topic: 4e Points Of Light & Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 89
    Views: 55258

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Fri Sep 07, 2007 6:19 am   Subject: 4e Points Of Light & Greyhawk
    Actually one of the greatest things that I have read about 4th edition and why I will probably pick it up when it comes out is my gripe about 3rd edition. They are severing the tie between equipment v ...
      Topic: Gencon 2007 GH Report
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 43
    Views: 23613

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:20 am   Subject: Gencon 2007 GH Report
    Vancian magic, spell slots, are gone in 4e. What exactly replaces them was not made clear but Vancian magic was said to be a thing of the past.


    This I don't care for. So much of that post distu ...
      Topic: Its [still] ON! Unofficial Postfest: Seaton and Salinmoor
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 6
    Views: 2678

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2007 5:32 am   Subject: Its [still] ON! Unofficial Postfest: Seaton and Salinmoor
    It's impressive and heartening to see how many people, especially new posters, have agreed to chip in ideas and articles. I think we'll see a good turnout!
      Topic: Its ON! Unofficial Postfest: Seaton and Salinmoor
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 97
    Views: 72943

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Tue Aug 07, 2007 8:36 am   Subject: Its ON! Unofficial Postfest: Seaton and Salinmoor
    Thanks! Happy
      Topic: Its ON! Unofficial Postfest: Seaton and Salinmoor
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 97
    Views: 72943

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:21 am   Subject: Its ON! Unofficial Postfest: Seaton and Salinmoor
    Can someone help fill in a couple of blanks for me? (I seem to be missing my LGG after my recent move!!!!)
    What are the major human races near (or in) the Hool Marshes, and what is teh major relig ...
      Topic: Greyhawk in 3E+ products
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3388

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 06, 2007 4:12 am   Subject: Greyhawk in 3E+ products
    I havent seen it yet, but I was told last night that Red Hand of Doom is ostensibly set in Greyhawk.

    I believe it is set in 'generic'-hawk land . . . much like many of 3.x Unless someone knows if ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 72
    Views: 37852

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2007 11:15 am   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk

    Note - I intentionally left out "Funny Castle Greyhawk" but its a fifth iteration if you want to count it.

    Good thinking! That book is practically a cursed item. The Castle Greyhawk of Sillines ...
      Topic: You! Yes, you. What do you want on Canonfire?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 30
    Views: 18953

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2007 9:12 am   Subject: You! Yes, you. What do you want on Canonfire?
    I haven't submitted anything mainly because the thought never occured to me. Also because all the articles here appear to be written by allumi of Greyhawk, who are referencing works which were created ...
      Topic: Unofficial Postfest
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 23
    Views: 8870

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2007 9:06 am   Subject: Unofficial Postfest
    I would be more than willing to offer a segment for a postfest revolving around Seaton or the CoGH, though I think Seaton would be the better choice. The CoGH has been detailed so many times over tha ...
      Topic: Hackmaster Greyhack???
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 11
    Views: 5700

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2007 7:12 am   Subject: Hackmaster Greyhack???
    Thanks for the information.

    Sigh.

    I had hoped to see Greyhack. Sad

    I had looked forward to this as well. Take it for what it's worth (someone's post who claims to have inside info) ...
      Topic: Olman Manifesto Website
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2585

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 10, 2007 7:27 am   Subject: Olman Manifesto Website
    That's a pretty fantastic site, well researched and thought out propositions. The discussion of the areas within C1 is quite in-depth, one of my favorite modules!
      Topic: Hackmaster Greyhack???
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 11
    Views: 5700

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 02, 2007 11:16 am   Subject: Hackmaster Greyhack???
    This is very strange, I can't seem to find this on Kenzer's site, but I found this on another site.

    HackMaster: Greyhack

    Kenzer & Company


    Availability: Sold Out
    (This item is ...
      Topic: Wind Dukes of Aqaa
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 8
    Views: 5268

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2007 5:41 am   Subject: Wind Dukes of Aqaa
    I believe the 1st edition DMG also contained some info on the Wind Dukes - at least in regards to the Rod of Seven Parts. I haven't looked at it in a while, though.
      Topic: The Crown of Stars
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 1
    Views: 2958

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Jun 18, 2007 7:45 am   Subject: The Crown of Stars
    Yes, much has changed (at least in my own games!). As for OD&D, I would recommend it being a Chaotic artifact, though not necessarily Chaotic (Evil), and changing to a 1. Lawful, 2. Neutral, 3. C ...
      Topic: POSTFEST MAY 2007: Magic Items & Artifacts
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4887

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Jun 04, 2007 5:42 am   Subject: POSTFEST MAY 2007: Magic Items & Artifacts
    All of these articles were outstanding, and everyone did a great job. Each of these has many possibilities for grand roleplaying and could easily serve as a centerpiece in a game.
      Topic: The Wegwiur
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4138

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 10, 2007 5:50 am   Subject: The Wegwiur
    Welcome Jarthalas! I would love to see some info on the Nomads as well. We have rather little to run off of right now, being limited to a couple pages of reference (and of course the ever wonderful ...
      Topic: **Canonfire Postfest*** Its on and the Due Date is May 14th
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 12
    Views: 7076

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 09, 2007 8:24 am   Subject: **Canonfire Postfest*** Its on and the Due Date is May 14th
    Got mine in, can't wait to see what everyone came up with!

    Cheers!
      Topic: Sad News: Dungeon and Dragon are cancelled as print mags
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 36
    Views: 20963

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2007 8:44 am   Subject: Sad News: Dungeon and Dragon are cancelled as print mags
    I give Wizards a year before they copycat Pathfinder. They'd love nothing more than to get you to buy more of their splatbooks and a subscription method might do it. Ptoi!

    True. Also, I think tha ...
      Topic: Sad News: Dungeon and Dragon are cancelled as print mags
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 36
    Views: 20963

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 20, 2007 6:20 am   Subject: Sad News: Dungeon and Dragon are cancelled as print mags
    I don't forsee this going over very well with many people. Just a cursory glance around the web, even the people who don't play the new edition seem disappointed at this turn of events. On the other ...
      Topic: [Slightly OT] Placing GH in FR
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 10
    Views: 5253

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 16, 2007 12:14 pm   Subject: [Slightly OT] Placing GH in FR
    Lost Caverns would go great in Vaasa. As for a stand in for the Empire of Iuz, there is also Thay (massive rocky plains that are lich-controlled) far to the east. If I remember there were also some ...
      Topic: Oerth Yarth Aerth Uerth Earth
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 19
    Views: 16445

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 5:27 am   Subject: Oerth Yarth Aerth Uerth Earth
    Rasgon, that is an excellent write-up! This could be expanded upon for a major CF! article, but you covered a lot of the bases already! I need to get my hands on a copy of 'Wizards Three'!

    Than ...
      Topic: Who built the World Serpent Inn?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 16
    Views: 6341

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 3:44 am   Subject: Who built the World Serpent Inn?

    I ran three of the adventures from Tales of the Outer Planes, one of which I used the World Serpent Inn for, shortly after it came out. That seems like a very long time ago now. The adventures tur ...
      Topic: Who built the World Serpent Inn?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 16
    Views: 6341

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2007 8:52 am   Subject: Who built the World Serpent Inn?
    One of the Wind Dukes would be a very interesting choice. Could possibly even predate the Battle of Pesh Plain.
      Topic: Necropolis: Its usefullness in a GH campaign
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 5
    Views: 4972

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2007 4:14 am   Subject: Necropolis: Its usefullness in a GH campaign
    I set this in a secluded valley on the edge of the Hellfurnaces and the Sea of Dust. I attributed the Aegyptian mythos to a long-lost Suel pantheon. Heresy? probably, but it worked out fine. Nice ...
      Topic: Ravenloft Crossovers
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4555

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 07, 2007 1:11 pm   Subject: Ravenloft Crossovers
    We played this several years ago . . . 2001 I think it was. The party fled from Hasforenses after a massive battle while tracking/following the BBEG, and jumped into the gate after him.
    *shudders* ...
      Topic: Ravenloft Crossovers
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4555

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 07, 2007 12:20 pm   Subject: Ravenloft Crossovers
    I don't have it in front of me, but in Against the Giants: The Liberation of Geoff, I believe there was a gate to the Demiplane of Shadows / Dread. IF I remember correctly, it was near the bed of Has ...
      Topic: Books, Librams, & Tomes, oh my!
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2309

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2007 6:41 am   Subject: Books, Librams, & Tomes, oh my!
    I second the PHB II and DMG II. These are excellent sources if you don't already have them. Also, while I don't remember a whole lot of GH specific material (except for some Moilan Lore and Moilan Z ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Deities in LG2
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3272

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2007 4:50 am   Subject: Greyhawk Deities in LG2
    2. Dumathoin: surely a mining god would rate a heavy pick rather than a warhammer. There are way too many gods with warhammers and very few 3rd edition weapons.

    I agree here, and since the new vers ...
      Topic: Copper and silver coins?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 15
    Views: 8479

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 15, 2006 12:22 pm   Subject: Copper and silver coins?
    My players are selfish, given the opportunity to pick up a horde of - say
    37000 cp
    21000 sp
    15000 gp
    1200 pp

    The monsters will be left with all of their copper, and probably most of their silve ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 66
    Views: 42022

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2006 4:24 am   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    I'm glad to see that this is getting some tlc.

    TLC?
    What on earth are you talking about?

    I realize that's it's currently in fashion to shower praise on Erik and all, but how is "dont worry, ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 66
    Views: 42022

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2006 12:24 pm   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    Erik,

    good to see you on the boards, and thanks for the information... I'm glad to see that this is getting some tlc. Cool There are a lot of people who are very excited to see this coming u ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 66
    Views: 42022

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2006 7:38 am   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    GREYHAWK Ruins - not CASTLE Greyhawk Ruins - it could be interesting to see the CoG as a giant ruin after some catastrophe/devastation

    this is what interests me. I hear expedition to Castle Ravenl ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 66
    Views: 42022

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2006 4:29 am   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    (By Erik Mona) The extremely generic product description leaves me little room to discuss details without violating my NDA, but I think I can safely confirm that a significant section of the adventure ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 66
    Views: 42022

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2006 12:40 pm   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    By the way, I also want a better title... it makes Greyhawk sound bad... at least clarify the Ruins of CASTLE Greyhawk....
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 66
    Views: 42022

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2006 12:39 pm   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    Note: this is not to override the 'Expedition to' posts...

    Just curious... what do you want out of the Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk book? Do you want...
    Massive dungeon crawl content?
    An ...
      Topic: The Expedition Series
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 15
    Views: 8896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2006 4:19 am   Subject: The Expedition Series
    Happy Happy Happy

    Ohhhh we see you now Mona!

    Seeing that, I am happier than I have a right to be while at work!
      Topic: A New Bit of Mighty Servant Lore
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 11
    Views: 5412

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 01, 2006 12:50 pm   Subject: A New Bit of Mighty Servant Lore
    Wasn't the new d20 'Chainmail' setting Western Oerik? I remember it not being too much to my liking, but that might give you a start...
      Topic: The Expedition Series
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 15
    Views: 8896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 26, 2006 10:53 am   Subject: Re: The Expedition Series
    Over at Paizo I started a thread:

    http://paizo.com/dungeon/messageboards/dnd/general/expeditionToCastleRavenloft

    about the new Expedition to Castle Ravenloft. Ravenloft is known for its isometr ...
      Topic: Castle Greyhawk Campaign: Sources?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 7
    Views: 3534

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2006 4:26 am   Subject: Castle Greyhawk Campaign: Sources?
    Feel free to check out my EGG Soapbox archive @ http://www.greyhawkonline.com/grodog/gh_castle_sources_soapbox.html as well as my various other Castle Greyhawk sources listed @ http://www.greyhawkonli ...
      Topic: Castle Greyhawk Campaign: Sources?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 7
    Views: 3534

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 10:43 am   Subject: Re: Castle Greyhawk Campaign: Sources?
    I am shortly beginning a new campaign based on Castle Greyhawk circa 576 CY. I own Greyhawk Ruins. What other sources are there on the illustrious castle? I am aware of Castle Zagig and Yggsburgh, but ...
      Topic: What's beneath Greyhawk City?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7026

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 4:24 am   Subject: What's beneath Greyhawk City?
    Michael, Rob has scans of all of the interesting stuff that he's sold, and will be releasing most of those at some point as products, with a few different options format-wise.

    You can see more in ...
      Topic: What's beneath Greyhawk City?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7026

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 9:27 am   Subject: What's beneath Greyhawk City?
    Grodog,

    I don't imagine you have scans of those maps?
      Topic: DMGII Saltmarsh
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 38
    Views: 17818

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2006 6:25 am   Subject: DMGII Saltmarsh
    would you say the DMG II is worth to be bought for its Saltmarsh content?

    Just for Saltmarsh? I would say no. If you are willing to use the DMG II for some of the other myriad of DM tips and idea ...
      Topic: 'Hawk gets a little face time in Complete Mage
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4344

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2006 5:15 am   Subject: 'Hawk gets a little face time in Complete Mage
    Yeah,

    that and Otilukes Freezing Sphere... never found a use for THAT spell..

    ah well.
      Topic: 'Hawk gets a little face time in Complete Mage
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4344

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2006 4:53 am   Subject: 'Hawk gets a little face time in Complete Mage
    ...Well, at least as much as we can expect for a third edition supplement. Laughing

    If you're interested, check out the Product Spotlight over at WOTC's site.
    http://www.wizards.com/default.asp?x= ...
      Topic: Canon
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 46
    Views: 23401

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 05, 2006 9:20 am   Subject: Canon
    Forgive my ignorance! Laughing

    How much of The Dragon/Dragon/Dungeon is considered canon?

    (also not trying to start a fight) Wink
      Topic: Canon
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 46
    Views: 23401

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 05, 2006 4:28 am   Subject: Canon
    all the other classic GH mods bar Castle Greyhawk, Puppets and the other awful one I can't recall).

    I think Child's Play is the one you're thinking of...
      Topic: Greyhawk Webcomic 2.0
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 178
    Views: 77052

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 15, 2006 4:34 am   Subject: Greyhawk Webcomic 2.0
    Mortellan

    That is one of THE BEST I've seen from you! Take it from a big Trek fan, that is out - flippin - standing! Happy Happy Happy
      Topic: Another "How do you say....?"
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3216

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 08, 2006 6:37 am   Subject: Another "How do you say....?"
    I'm not sure how much weight you can put to this, but in the Atari verison of Temple of Elemental Evil, I believe it is pronounced "Burnie" Confused

    However, I always proferred 'BURN' Laughing
      Topic: The Savage Tide premieres at Paizo
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 141
    Views: 73236

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 25, 2006 7:43 am   Subject: Pirate chicks are hot
    I also notice on the cover pirate girl has a side arm.

    Well, there goes the neighborhood... Confused

    I wonder if she is a paladin of Murlynd on the hunt for the D'kana?

    and there goes the thre ...
      Topic: details on Kelanan
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3052

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2006 7:57 am   Subject: details on Kelanan
    If you have access to the 1998 TSR release 'slavers' I believe there is a write-up on Kelanen in the back.
      Topic: Expedition to Castle Greyhawk
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 29
    Views: 16746

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2006 11:36 am   Subject: Expedition to Castle Greyhawk
    The Whistling Fish perhaps? The hill giant owned tavern in GH?
      Topic: DA1 Adventures in Blackmoor
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2613

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2006 5:44 am   Subject: DA1 Adventures in Blackmoor
    I don't have it in front of me, but I don't remember any info on Rauxes in it. IF I remember correctly, it started with a funeral for a pally the PC's had been invited to. Like most later 2ed mods i ...
      Topic: Would you buy original Castle Zagyg scans by Gary Gygax?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 19
    Views: 8907

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 09, 2006 5:48 am   Subject: Would you buy original Castle Zagyg scans by Gary Gygax?
    Sad to say - I'd be in it for whatever price tag they slapped on to it. That's what happens when you're a GH junkie. Wink
      Topic: Greyhawk Webcomic 2.0
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 178
    Views: 77052

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 07, 2006 12:05 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Webcomic 2.0
    T: ...I'm serious, it says "Enter at own risk"!

    H: No, I'M serious, who said going in was a good idea!?!?
      Topic: Nyrond's & North Kingdom's population
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 8
    Views: 3375

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 07, 2006 5:56 am   Subject: Nyrond's & North Kingdom's population
    The first step in my random generation is the place of birth, by a d100 roll, balanced to respect the population difference between the nations...


    Actually, didn't the '83 folio have this in it? ...
      Topic: Who has done a 3.5 Greyhawk sourcebook or is working on one?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 15
    Views: 7429

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 02, 2006 9:35 am   Subject: Who has done a 3.5 Greyhawk sourcebook or is working on one?
    Victor beat me to it... are we really looking towards 4th edition this soon? By Paulkon's feathered backside, it's only been what? Two years? Shocked
      Topic: Is Castle Greyhawk obscene?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 21
    Views: 10486

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:31 am   Subject: Is Castle Greyhawk obscene?
    CG has the same blend of fantasy parody and other-genre parody as Gygax modules. Yes, it is over the top, but it is a difference of degree, not of kind. Which is perhaps the intent, to reflect on the ...
      Topic: Is Castle Greyhawk obscene?
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 21
    Views: 10486

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 27, 2006 11:44 am   Subject: Is Castle Greyhawk obscene?
    Kirt said:
    For those who enjoy disparriaging the module, what is the difference in the level of parody between this module and Dungeonland or The land beyond the magic mirror? What is the difference ...
      Topic: Giant Series
    MichaelSandar

    Replies: 13
    Views: 5723

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 27, 2006 9:39 am   Subject: Giant Series
    Basically, the way a 9th level party takes out the feast hall in the Steading is not to

    ach... once again illustrating the edition differences. I DM'ed a party of 4 eighth-ninth level second editi ...
     
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