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      Topic: Silent Ones
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 12:45 pm   Subject: Silent Ones
    For me, personally, because keepers of lore and hiders of secrets screams Wizard (and Lore Bard) so loudly my throat is sore. Innate magicians obsessed with the ancient lore and magical secrets of th ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #27 has arrived!!!
    PaulN6

    Replies: 22
    Views: 40388

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 7:30 am   Subject: Oerth Journal #27 has arrived!!!
    Cooool. I seem to have missed issue 26? Is that still available?
      Topic: Silent Ones
    PaulN6

    Replies: 7
    Views: 9605

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 3:14 am   Subject: Silent Ones
    I hated making the Silent Ones a sorcerer prestige class so I generally ignore it. It was part of 3e's attempt to be inclusive. They play quite a significant role in my campaign. It's fun to have a ...
      Topic: Low Population Numbers Make Sense?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 18
    Views: 12758

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 3:06 am   Subject: Low Population Numbers Make Sense?
    I agree that the censuses only take into account some of the populations and that non-human estimations drastically increase overall population numbers.

    However, our assumptions are based on our ow ...
      Topic: Most Unloved GH Canon
    PaulN6

    Replies: 98
    Views: 70752

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 04, 2015 8:55 am   Subject: Most Unloved GH Canon
    I never liked swapping Heironeous' chosen weapon from axe to sword. Our priest still wears chain mail and wields an axe - optimisers be damned.

    I agree that Markessa is the brains behind the slave ...
      Topic: New AD&D Module: The Last Slave Lord
    PaulN6

    Replies: 18
    Views: 13720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2013 11:36 am   Subject: New AD&D Module: The Last Slave Lord
    Well I've converted the bestiary to DDN and I'm going to run this as a playtest module at the weekend. It's quite old school and my preliminary scan of the monsters is that they hit quite hard but no ...
      Topic: New AD&D Module: The Last Slave Lord
    PaulN6

    Replies: 18
    Views: 13720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2013 2:09 pm   Subject: New AD&D Module: The Last Slave Lord
    Well I've converted the bestiary to DDN and I'm going to run this as a playtest module at the weekend. It's quite old school and my preliminary scan of the monsters is that they hit quite hard but no ...
      Topic: Weather Forecaster online tool updated
    PaulN6

    Replies: 12
    Views: 9199

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:43 am   Subject: Weather Forecaster online tool updated
    I love this tool. Thanks for the update.
      Topic: A Song of Black Ice and Fire
    PaulN6

    Replies: 85
    Views: 55809

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 25, 2013 3:14 pm   Subject: A Song of Black Ice and Fire
    I'm working my way though the LG stuff and there are tons of notes on noble houses both major and minor.
      Topic: Moon Circle's Druid
    PaulN6

    Replies: 8
    Views: 5796

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 25, 2013 2:49 pm   Subject: Moon Circle's Druid
    Here are some notes from LG Geoff - some of the LG stuff has stuck with the flavour of 1e when wood elves were reclusive xenophobes so being a wood elf comes with a lot more baggage if you prefer that ...
      Topic: Dungeon 212
    PaulN6

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4652

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 2:38 pm   Subject: Dungeon 212
    Village of Hommlet
    Adventure in the Twisted Thickets (near White Plume Mountain) - looks like they added a dungeon to the eye socket cave mentioned as a possible resting place in the original mod?
    A ...
      Topic: Dungeon 212
    PaulN6

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4652

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:59 am   Subject: Dungeon 212
    Lots of Greyhawk Goodies...
      Topic: The Serpent and Magic
    PaulN6

    Replies: 10
    Views: 7649

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:19 pm   Subject: The Serpent and Magic
    I suppose you could link this in with the Order of the Storm from AoW? They might have dabbled and known about all sorts of forbidden lore which could come flooding back.
      Topic: Hochoch in Dragon 418
    PaulN6

    Replies: 6
    Views: 5261

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 12, 2013 1:45 am   Subject: Hochoch in Dragon 418
    The article is good fun. Similar to the articles they did on Hardby and Spinecastle way back. It's a fairly basic background with some information on city locations and the surrounding area includin ...
      Topic: Hochoch in Dragon 418
    PaulN6

    Replies: 6
    Views: 5261

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 10:57 am   Subject: Hochoch in Dragon 418
    Hmm - looks good! While I won't get my money's worth and I could easily obtain a copy off one of my co-players, I am prepared to subscribe just to get the article and I will tell them that's why I've ...
      Topic: Hochoch in Dragon 418
    PaulN6

    Replies: 6
    Views: 5261

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 10:46 am   Subject: Hochoch in Dragon 418
    If you are subscribers, go onto the forums and make some noise - preferably not a load of noise about how rubbish the article is. If we want them to start churning out some Greyhawk related stuff we ...
      Topic: Population and Power Scales in Greyhawk
    PaulN6

    Replies: 26
    Views: 18236

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 3:56 pm   Subject: Population and Power Scales in Greyhawk
    I rather prefer the lower population levels from earlier editions. For my own gazeteer, I decided to meet in the middle. I agree that even 'civilised' lands need not have dense populations. most se ...
      Topic: Volunteers needed to collate LG Gazeteer
    PaulN6

    Replies: 2
    Views: 3283

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 9:45 am   Subject: Volunteers needed to collate LG Gazeteer
    It's a voluntary project so resources are just people and time! If I can get enough people, I can produce something workable in a greatly reduced time!
      Topic: Volunteers needed to collate LG Gazeteer
    PaulN6

    Replies: 2
    Views: 3283

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:19 am   Subject: Volunteers needed to collate LG Gazeteer
    Hello!

    I'm looking for volunteers to help me collate information about the Living Greyhawk years from available sources for inclusion in an updated LG Gazeteer. Essentially I'm hoping to collate i ...
      Topic: Against the Giants
    PaulN6

    Replies: 7
    Views: 13436

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 12:19 pm   Subject: Against the Giants
    There is some new stuff including a stone giant module that was quite fun - I really did feel guilty about killing them but you will be pleased to hear that we sneaked through the children's bed chamb ...
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    PaulN6

    Replies: 99
    Views: 47704

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 2:55 pm   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    I can live with this. I'm only as faras Dyvers on the LG material. the last thing I need is new stuff!
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    PaulN6

    Replies: 99
    Views: 47704

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:21 am   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    However, the simple nature of backgrounds (3 skills and a non-combat benefit) means that a lot of Greyhawk-themed backgrounds should be simple to conjure. Maybe we should start now...
      Topic: Question #3
    PaulN6

    Replies: 36
    Views: 17934

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 31, 2012 3:04 pm   Subject: Question #3
    Every edition has its pros and cons. We currently play 4e but took some time out to run a level 1-3 2e adventure and it was shocking to recall how awful all low level classes except specialised fight ...
      Topic: Would you help resurect Living Greyhawk?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 16
    Views: 12039

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 17, 2012 3:57 am   Subject: Would you help resurect Living Greyhawk?
    I don't think resurrecting LG is needed but I would like to see all that hard work recognised and documented for future DMs and players.

    I've been going through what information I can find and dist ...
      Topic: Greyhawk oracles?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 22
    Views: 13383

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 18, 2012 2:18 pm   Subject: Greyhawk oracles?
    I think that there was a church of Istus in Nyrond where the high priestess was a seer. You have the Fires of Time in Sunndi. Aulicus the Prophet of the Hool (although his prophecies may not have be ...
      Topic: Against the Giants
    PaulN6

    Replies: 7
    Views: 13436

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Thu Mar 22, 2012 11:11 am   Subject: Against the Giants
    I'm not proud of the fact that we massacred Nosnra's giant children in their beds when we might have pulled it off with a skill challenge but we were so paranoid that we could be overwhelmed in 4e tha ...
      Topic: Against the Giants
    PaulN6

    Replies: 7
    Views: 13436

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:42 am   Subject: Against the Giants
    Played the Steading this week - took 4 days or constant gaming but it was awesome fun.
      Topic: Against the Giants
    PaulN6

    Replies: 7
    Views: 13436

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Thu Dec 22, 2011 12:13 pm   Subject: Against the Giants
    I haven't had a chance to review the 4e Steading of the Hill Giant Chief yet but reviews on the WotC forums seem to be quite positive. I hope they decide to convert the whole GDQ series.
      Topic: Wots, uh, the deal vis-a-vis the SB & Tharizdun?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 16
    Views: 7980

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 15, 2011 5:27 am   Subject: Wots, uh, the deal vis-a-vis the SB & Tharizdun?
    It's implied in the LG gazeteer that the schism within the Scarlet Brotherhood that leads to civil war in the Hold of the Sea Princes involves the Black Brotherhood. The BB features in some of the LG ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Themes
    PaulN6

    Replies: 2
    Views: 5996

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 5:08 am   Subject: Greyhawk Themes
    I take it back, the Kara-Tur Hordelands Nomad theme is more suitable to Baklunish nomads, including mounted bow combat. Maybe the other theme is more suited to Stoneholders.
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2011 1:07 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    Yes that's true. Generally, random weather should just be used to add flavour and affect wilderness travel times.

    In 4e, plopping terrain features into combat encounters is much more important t ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 12, 2011 5:16 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    I liked them but it was a real pain to try and map out wilderness adventures in advance and they are too complex to use on the fly. I liked the online weather forecaster scroll but that seems to be n ...
      Topic: Survey of the Sages - areas of expertise?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 16
    Views: 7654

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 12, 2011 5:09 am   Subject: Survey of the Sages - areas of expertise?
    I own pretty much all the boxed sets and supplements (including the booklet that was reprinted in the first boxed set) and most of the modules. The only pdfs I have are Patriots of Ulek which I paid ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 11:36 pm   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    I've always wanted some proper wandering monster tables for various locations, building on the original ones in the Greyhawk supplements, which only had early 1e monsters listed There are so many sma ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 4:31 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    I can provide some rough timeline information for the countries I have reviewed to date. It's also possible that some of the triads kept their own timeline documents for the individual regions. I ca ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 12:47 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    More generally, I have something of a dilemma about the degree to which I should take it upon myself to edit the information to something that I find more acceptable or if I should just list the infor ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 12:41 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    Crumbs I'd forgotten just how restrictive the earlier editions were! Rangers had to give away any money they couldn't carry too. Still, the restrictions of paladins were rarely adhered to in their e ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2011 2:55 pm   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    Lol - well a paladin and a thief would not hang out with each other unless perhaps they liked each others' company? Perhaps the paladin wanted to show the thief a better way to live? Perhaps he hope ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2011 8:59 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    Lydia is NG so a worshipper of hers can be one step away from Neutral and one step away from Good. There is nothing absolutely wrong with the thief being CN and still worhipping Lydia but the alignme ...
      Topic: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    PaulN6

    Replies: 50
    Views: 24204

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2011 12:12 am   Subject: Article Series Request: Greyhawk Almanac
    I'm wading through the modules, picking out names of people and places, paragraphs of descriptions, and notes on the ongoing timeline. It's very time consuming. I do miss the online weather forecast ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

    Replies: 692
    Views: 485589

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2011 3:41 pm   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Anna,

    If you say Paul is working on his divine status it must be true. Perhaps you can sponsor him. Shocked

    Later

    Argon

    Nothing short of razing Elmshire will grant me apotheosis. Volunt ...
      Topic: Greyhawk academies?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4164

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 2:08 am   Subject: Greyhawk academies?
    If Keoland is your bag then there are various rival duelling academies.
    .
    <snip>
    .


    Where are these from, Paul?

    I think they were meta-orgs from the Keoland LG group, although I might ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

    Replies: 692
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 18, 2011 4:50 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Thaks Anna - because I kept as many maps as I could the document was huge so I had to split it into two but I'm now trying to make it easier for you to spot the location headers in amongst the 500 pag ...
      Topic: Scorimongishaz
    PaulN6

    Replies: 11
    Views: 7437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 16, 2011 1:45 pm   Subject: Scorimongishaz
    If it looks like Tenser, lives like Tenser, and has the same stats as Tenser, it's Tenser.
      Topic: Scorimongishaz
    PaulN6

    Replies: 11
    Views: 7437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 16, 2011 4:18 am   Subject: Scorimongishaz
    I haven't read the modules yet so i don't know if there is a specific character named but options could include Eligos the sage from Greyhawk or Allustan Neff from Diamond Lake both of whom appear in ...
      Topic: Greyhawk academies?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4164

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:31 pm   Subject: Greyhawk academies?
    If Keoland is your bag then there are various rival duelling academies.

    The Keoland Duelling Society: This society holds an unmatched degree of respect among the highest levels of Keoish society: t ...
      Topic: WoTC Poll
    PaulN6

    Replies: 39
    Views: 24014

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 7:31 am   Subject: WoTC Poll
    Well, the reason why I want my pc progression to be slow is precisely because I want them to meet more 'classic' villains at the appropriate levels even if under 4e that isn't strictly necessary.

    I ...
      Topic: WoTC Poll
    PaulN6

    Replies: 39
    Views: 24014

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 6:43 am   Subject: WoTC Poll
    4e may have its faults but it is very simple to adjust monsters to suit your PCs. If you want Eli to be a challenge for a level 13 group, just adjust his level down. You probably only have to make a ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

    Replies: 692
    Views: 485589

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:40 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    I think Aerdy has a couple of LG regions although the Adri is in German so that will be quite a task to translate and I was planning to leave it to last. If anybody else wants to volunteer to gather ...
      Topic: WoTC Poll
    PaulN6

    Replies: 39
    Views: 24014

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:26 am   Subject: WoTC Poll
    No, we play once a week roughly, although not always with the same characters. I have always divided standard Xp by three so that I can hand out extra xp for role-playing so the progression has been ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

    Replies: 692
    Views: 485589

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 3:23 pm   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Anna, I'm hoping to have the bulk of the LG County of Urnst notes done by the end of this week. The official LG map isn't bad actually and seems to have most key locations on it, depending on whether ...
      Topic: WoTC Poll
    PaulN6

    Replies: 39
    Views: 24014

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2011 2:37 pm   Subject: WoTC Poll
    The thing I liked most about Dragonlance was the pre-rolled characters! They produced a Raistlin build a while back but I'd like to see them do the others too. In 4E the classes are so balanced it w ...
      Topic: Tharizdun and 4E
    PaulN6

    Replies: 38
    Views: 34063

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Thu Sep 08, 2011 5:12 am   Subject: Tharizdun and 4E
    Nerull is also alive and slaying in my campaign.
      Topic: WoTC Poll
    PaulN6

    Replies: 39
    Views: 24014

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 07, 2011 7:31 am   Subject: WoTC Poll
    I think 4E edition took a while to recapture the D&D flavour but with the recent push to introduce themes independent of class and the final introduction of some flavourful non-cookie-cutter magic ...
      Topic: Invisibility query
    PaulN6

    Replies: 42
    Views: 22179

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2011 1:02 am   Subject: Invisibility query
    I think the problem might be that a person rendered invisible would soon be visible again. An object rendered invisible would remain forever invisible and that is an effect that was reserved for a hi ...
      Topic: Second Greyhawk War
    PaulN6

    Replies: 23
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 26, 2011 12:31 am   Subject: Second Greyhawk War
    True and that also ends with death threats, recriminations, and rioting on the streets! Shocked
      Topic: Second Greyhawk War
    PaulN6

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13427

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 12:26 am   Subject: Second Greyhawk War
    Kings' courts will always have magicians, often very powerful ones and those magicians will have apprentices who will be charged with scrying, spying, and using summoned beasties to carry messages. ...
      Topic: Second Greyhawk War
    PaulN6

    Replies: 23
    Views: 13427

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 12:54 am   Subject: Second Greyhawk War
    I dunno - in previous editions powerful wizards would run out of spells pretty damn quickly. Most high level wizard villains I rolled up were creamed in a few rounds by my PCs, although that might ha ...
      Topic: Using Saltmarsh from the DMGII
    PaulN6

    Replies: 17
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2011 1:14 pm   Subject: Using Saltmarsh from the DMGII
    The DMGII Saltmarsh is a bit too 3e for my tastes and some of the temples feel wrong because they are based solely on core material rather than Greyhawk. I stuck with the original version as amended ...
      Topic: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    PaulN6

    Replies: 40
    Views: 22550

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2011 1:50 am   Subject: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    There's an article up on WotC today with some vague background on Vecna and Kas, including the tale on how and why he became a demi-god. At least the Flanaess gets a mention, even if the article is d ...
      Topic: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    PaulN6

    Replies: 30
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2011 12:24 am   Subject: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    As has always been the way, I'm finding that mixing and matching works best in your home campaign. I've poached events from LG and played them earlier in the timeline (trying to avoid major historica ...
      Topic: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    PaulN6

    Replies: 30
    Views: 17424

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2011 9:02 am   Subject: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    Well, it isn't that odd in itself, it just looks a bit odd when compared to Furyondy which is a larger nation with far fewer nobles of count status. The hierarchy of WoG nobility is pretty fuzzy anyw ...
      Topic: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    PaulN6

    Replies: 30
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2011 7:15 am   Subject: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    Found this:

    Bohdon Earl Lyndon Bohdon
    Sharn Earl Simen Sharn
    Sharn Regent Natan Enarick
    Arbas Count Landon Arbas
    Bladehone Count Garridan Bladehone
    Danjor Earl Reynald Danjor
    Deleven Countess ...
      Topic: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    PaulN6

    Replies: 30
    Views: 17424

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 11, 2011 2:17 am   Subject: Shield Lands - Informations needed
    It's my intention to dig through the modules, although they are letter S and I'm only on letter C for County of Urnst at the moment. You might also find information on local rulers in some of the Met ...
      Topic: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    PaulN6

    Replies: 40
    Views: 22550

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 19, 2011 5:42 am   Subject: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    I think I'll hold out for the raccoons' 4E stats before I use them in my campaign.

    That's an interesting history for poor ol one eye. Although I meant that, while Vecna had secret worshippers, h ...
      Topic: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 18, 2011 12:38 am   Subject: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    It's certainly possible that the splinter sect grew up because the leaders of the cult used to hand and eye as tools for the greater glory of Pholtus - as I said before, Vecna's religion was not recon ...
      Topic: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2011 12:28 am   Subject: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    I'm trying to go through all the LG mods and extract fluff that can be used as general background for a Greyhawk campaign so I'm working with Anna to help add any locations I come across onto her maps ...
      Topic: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2011 10:25 am   Subject: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    I've read the Dimre adventures - the Ebongleam religion is LN but has no qualms walking hand in hand with evil. There are evil sub-cults within the sect. Here are some extracts from the modules:

    ...
      Topic: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    PaulN6

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    Views: 22550

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2011 2:03 am   Subject: Vecna in Planescape: Torment
    Actually it's a strongly Lawful Neutral version of Pholtus' religion (Pholtus himself is LG(LN) I think). Still, we mustn't forget that Vecna was an arch lich, not a deity (that came later). There i ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2011 11:32 pm   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    I like the old man Iuz sketch too although add my vote for a bit more clothing than the loincloth. Personally, I don't have a major issue with him having slightly demonic ears but more human ears wor ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

    Replies: 66
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    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:24 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    Yeah baby - that's about as fat as I imagined him! Evil Grin Avoiding nipples is fine by me. I'm still traumatised by Citadel's troll figures from the early eighties, especially as my brother painte ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

    Replies: 66
    Views: 56630

    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Fri Jul 01, 2011 3:09 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    Chaoticprime, I had a quick look at your website - it says all the figures are out of stock though! What's the best way to order an Iqqwilv? I was quite tempted by some of the others too - are any o ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

    Replies: 66
    Views: 56630

    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Thu Jun 30, 2011 4:28 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    Lol - damn you - sarcasm doesn't travel well on the Internet!

    I could tell that you were frustrated by the various contradictory comments after having gone to the trouble to get some concept art ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

    Replies: 66
    Views: 56630

    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Thu Jun 30, 2011 12:19 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    Nooooooooooo! Damn the nerds and their (or should that be our) obsession with minor details. I suppose the margins for interpretation are much narrower when it comes to simple human(oid) figures.
    ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2011 3:22 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    As for the wizened human one, no one mentions Vince Locke's rendition on the LGG?

    Yeah that illustration isn't too bad, although he looks like he's in his PJs. Put him in a hooded cloak and he'd ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Tue Jun 28, 2011 4:30 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    I am not disheartened, I just got it wrong. The spitting on people thing struck me as unlikely from my rendition

    My problem is that apparently all the published descriptions of Iuz are incorrect a ...
      Topic: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    PaulN6

    Replies: 66
    Views: 56630

    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Tue Jun 28, 2011 2:06 am   Subject: Iuz--The Old One Concept Artwork
    Awww, don't be disheartened! You will never please all of the people all of the time! I like the demonic form, although I imagined him as being a bit fatter! I think he wields a greatsword too but ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 7:14 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Has anybody seen the Microsoft Suface Dungeons and dragons demo?

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n94E3IeBquY

    It would be awesome to see Anna's maps loaded onto one of those beauties. Other than ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Themes
    PaulN6

    Replies: 2
    Views: 5996

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2011 1:47 am   Subject: Greyhawk Themes
    The new theme in the Iron Wolf Barabarian article is a good example of how Greyhawk flavour could be brought into 4E. It seems to be a more effective method than Paragon Paths beause there is more fo ...
      Topic: Thornward information
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2011 2:21 am   Subject: Thornward information
    I think Thornward featured as part of some Bissel LG and Ket LG modules as it was a neutral city for quite a while. Then I think it fell to the forces of Evard for a while. I haven't stumbled across ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2011 2:16 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Fantastic work Anna - I can't keep up at the moment; I have been wasting my time on the final part of my cheesy Star Trek comic-book style story on Youtube, which I should finish Monday or Tuesday nex ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 26, 2011 4:12 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    I'm wading through the LG mods trying to dig up as much information as I can. Sometimes, a place will just be mentioned as a stop off on the way to somewhere else or other times there will be no info ...
      Topic: Old Adventure Conversions
    PaulN6

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    Views: 13387

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Mon Apr 18, 2011 1:11 am   Subject: Old Adventure Conversions
    Cool! I'm finding that the best way to convert the old edition encounters is to have at least 2 variations on the standard monster i.e. give them slightly different powers that are capable of working ...
      Topic: Some Map Help from the Experts
    PaulN6

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    Views: 5804

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:10 am   Subject: Some Map Help from the Experts
    Try downloading the pdfs of Anna's maps. Personally I love to have as much info as possible but the pdf versions used to have layers that you could turn off. Alternatively download a jpg and just us ...
      Topic: Greyhawk 2012?
    PaulN6

    Replies: 33
    Views: 19164

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2011 3:30 am   Subject: Greyhawk 2012?
    I've been plugging away at a gazeteer since 2e. LG modules multiplied the amount of information massively. I'd be happy for the information to make its way into a pdf or wiki but I think that becaus ...
      Topic: Population and Class Levels.
    PaulN6

    Replies: 59
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 1:55 am   Subject: Population and Class Levels.
    The LG Triads plot cast Skotti in a different light. Keoland is a sort of hybrid constitutional monarchy where the Court of the Land appoints a male successor that need not be related to the previous ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk Modules (Geoff)
    PaulN6

    Replies: 16
    Views: 11366

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 10, 2011 1:33 am   Subject: Living Greyhawk Modules (Geoff)
    I think that, since they are not generally available for sale hosting them is a low risk endeavour. Just give credit to the authors and post a general notice to any authors unhappy that their work is ...
      Topic: Weather Generator
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 12:00 pm   Subject: Weather Generator
    We have 3 groups in different locations so the weather forecaster was cool for keeping track of each group in relation to each other while adding a bit of flavour from the weather.

    With keeping u ...
      Topic: Weather Generator
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 08, 2011 11:33 am   Subject: Weather Generator
    Arrrgh - I've just wasted half an hour trying to find a functional weathre generator. The Scroll of Forecasting seems be offline and the excel version seems to require a toolpak I don't have. Please ...
      Topic: House Rules for Greyhawk
    PaulN6

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    Views: 14859

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 03, 2011 3:11 am   Subject: House Rules for Greyhawk
    My major house rules were limitations on the availablility of magic and on raising the dead.

    I was rather disturbed by the LG tendency to plop wizard universities in every major town and I grind ...
      Topic: Your Favourite Friend or Foe in the Flanaess
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 01, 2011 4:37 am   Subject: Your Favourite Friend or Foe in the Flanaess
    Lareth became quite a fun recurring villain in our campaign. I've always liked Blackthorn (Markessa's henchman from the slavers modules). My version became a half-demon ogre mage sorcerer who acts a ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk Modules
    PaulN6

    Replies: 3
    Views: 7896

    PostForum: Published Material Reviews & Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 6:00 am   Subject: Living Greyhawk Modules
    I'm trying to find as many of the old LG modules as possible to help with Anna's maps and maybe draw up an integrated edition neutral gazeteer. I've managed to find quite a few but as I'm going throu ...
      Topic: "Witch Queen of the North" Canonfire Pre-release!
    PaulN6

    Replies: 59
    Views: 39514

    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Fri Jan 28, 2011 2:08 am   Subject: "Witch Queen of the North" Canonfire Pre-release!
    Wow - and the six-fingered guy looks familiar too... that's a pretty good collection of classic demons in there. I'd better start saving. I think Iuz and Iggwilv are more of a priority though.
      Topic: Thoughts on the "early life" of Nerull
    PaulN6

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    Views: 8953

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:18 am   Subject: Thoughts on the "early life" of Nerull
    Enough Xp to make the Raven Queen a greater god herself. Her true identity isn't known. Maybe it will be my character that kills him.
      Topic: Thoughts on the "early life" of Nerull
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 24, 2011 3:10 am   Subject: Thoughts on the "early life" of Nerull
    And of course the Baklunish and some Flan tribes revere their ancestors. Maybe each household associates an acestor spirit with guardianship of the dead, similar to Roman household gods.
      Topic: "Witch Queen of the North" Canonfire Pre-release!
    PaulN6

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    Views: 39514

    PostForum: Secret Skeleton Miniatures   Posted: Mon Jan 24, 2011 3:05 am   Subject: "Witch Queen of the North" Canonfire Pre-release!
    I will definitely buy one - Iggwilv will form part of my 20+ year campaign. Just need Iuz, Vecna, Dragotha, Kyuss, Hextor, and Demogorgan and I'm set. I think they made a plastic Orcus and Demogorga ...
      Topic: Thoughts on the "early life" of Nerull
    PaulN6

    Replies: 14
    Views: 8953

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 23, 2011 3:23 am   Subject: Thoughts on the "early life" of Nerull
    Yes that's how I view the two death gods. Nerull has the aspect of 'Father Winter' in the Old Faith. He needn't be evil and 4E does have instances of gods having aspects with different alignments (o ...
      Topic: Iggwilv
    PaulN6

    Replies: 19
    Views: 9370

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 05, 2011 1:30 am   Subject: Iggwilv
    Kyuss was a cleric. Vecna, Zagyg, and Iggwilv sound like a good top 3. Wasn't there a powerful mage on the Lendore Isles (may actually be Lendor) - I think he should be up there. And of course the ...
      Topic: Map of Gorna???
    PaulN6

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 18, 2010 3:30 pm   Subject: Map of Gorna???
    Ok - I found one nestled at the back of GEOI5-05 Stormbreak. Not a huge amount of detail but enough for my purposes! Mwa ha haaa.
      Topic: Map of Gorna???
    PaulN6

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    Views: 2517

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 16, 2010 5:48 am   Subject: Map of Gorna???
    I'm amalgamating some themes from the old Living Greyhawk years for my home campaign. Essentially, the heroes will have to sneak through the Stark Mounds, avoiding the Sword Wraiths, giants, and trol ...
     
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