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      Topic: Mapping Beyond the Flanaess
    Yeoman

    Replies: 74
    Views: 38395

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 19, 2012 1:57 pm   Subject: Mapping Beyond the Flanaess
    And a gazeteer planned too!!!! Christmas has come waaay too early Happy
      Topic: The Sunless Citadel; A Journal
    Yeoman

    Replies: 7
    Views: 8747

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Thu May 17, 2012 3:26 pm   Subject: The Sunless Citadel; A Journal
    I recently ran the Sunless Citadel, and finished it. I have set it in the County of Ulek, with the Forge of Fury set a little further north in the foothills of the Lortmils. Plenty of opportunities to ...
      Topic: Refocusing Greyhawk
    Yeoman

    Replies: 19
    Views: 12591

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 26, 2012 9:58 am   Subject: Refocusing Greyhawk
    I agree with Flint.... I like the interpretation, although I would tone down Dyvers a touch in my campaign. However I see it as entirely plausible. Firstly, as pointed out, real world politics of the ...
      Topic: You say Geoff, I say Hungary
    Yeoman

    Replies: 44
    Views: 22762

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 1:18 pm   Subject: You say Geoff, I say Hungary
    . . . Kimbertos Skotti is far from the style of Northern nobility names in Europe, resembling more a Greek influence.

    I'll give you Kimbertos. However, "Skotti" could be derived from "Scoti," the ...
      Topic: New in Greyhawk - playing ToEE before the Greyhawk Wars
    Yeoman

    Replies: 36
    Views: 19145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 12:18 pm   Subject: New in Greyhawk - playing ToEE before the Greyhawk Wars
    And I just noticed the posts by Smillan and Rasgon and Mystic Scholar. Apologies, as I have clearly repeated some of their thoughts before I read them. Doh!
      Topic: New in Greyhawk - playing ToEE before the Greyhawk Wars
    Yeoman

    Replies: 36
    Views: 19145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 12:13 pm   Subject: New in Greyhawk - playing ToEE before the Greyhawk Wars
    Hi Cyric,

    I don't have a website, but I have notes and such. Unfortunately most are not in an intelligible form, although I do have an expanded map of Nulb, and a few bits that I did on word, inclu ...
      Topic: New in Greyhawk - playing ToEE before the Greyhawk Wars
    Yeoman

    Replies: 36
    Views: 19145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 3:13 pm   Subject: New in Greyhawk - playing ToEE before the Greyhawk Wars
    Hi Cyric and welcome!
    I have been playing TOEE using pathfinder for over a year now, and the group have just taken a break whilst I start a 1st ed rendition of the Slavers modules.

    I fleshed out t ...
      Topic: You say Geoff, I say Hungary
    Yeoman

    Replies: 44
    Views: 22762

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 2:40 pm   Subject: You say Geoff, I say Hungary
    Apart from the Flan and Bakluni the '81 Foli and later boxed set doesnt really have a real world equivalent for the Suloise or Oeridian in my opinion, and I agree that only the barbarians to the north ...
      Topic: You say Geoff, I say Hungary
    Yeoman

    Replies: 44
    Views: 22762

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 3:18 pm   Subject: You say Geoff, I say Hungary
    Hungary sounds fairly close to the mark for me. My take on the Flan are a Celtic / Slav style of culture in its purest form, the Oeridians seem more Mediterranean and Suloise more Germanic, in a Vikin ...
      Topic: cultures of Greyhawk
    Yeoman

    Replies: 53
    Views: 32604

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 04, 2011 3:55 am   Subject: cultures of Greyhawk
    A very interesting topic. It is something that I am currently turning my attention to.

    I agree that Greyhawk does not lend itself to taking cultures or specific real world examples and shoehorning ...
      Topic: Wonderland No More
    Yeoman

    Replies: 5
    Views: 4177

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 31, 2011 1:41 pm   Subject: Wonderland No More
    Hi Rasgon. What I liked about the Paizo idea was that they had rationalised the 'fairy tale' feel that both 'Harrowing' and 'Dungeonland' et al have, by actually writing the characters as being a stor ...
      Topic: Wonderland No More
    Yeoman

    Replies: 5
    Views: 4177

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:41 pm   Subject: Wonderland No More
    I picked up a copy of Paizo's module 'The Harrowing', with its obvious crossover with EX1/EX2. I have to say I found it a great idea, and have finally been able to get a vision of 'Wonderland' that ca ...
      Topic: Help Bring Back the old D&D
    Yeoman

    Replies: 18
    Views: 18125

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Tue Jul 19, 2011 2:07 pm   Subject: Help Bring Back the old D&D
    Having also come across Joe Bloch's Adventures Dark and Deep I have to say that Hasbro is of no concern to me now. With this, and many other high quality retro style games I have rarely felt so positi ...
      Topic: How did you start playing D&D?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 44
    Views: 42231

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 11:03 am   Subject: How did you start playing D&D?
    Summer 1981...... I was 11 years old. A friend of mine at junior school had long talked about a game called Dungeons and Dragons that he played. In my minds eye was and epic board game, with several l ...
      Topic: What would the Greyhawk logo look like for real.
    Yeoman

    Replies: 11
    Views: 6626

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 07, 2011 12:46 pm   Subject: What would the Greyhawk logo look like for real.
    Hey Anna, another fabulous piece of art, and truly inspired Happy
    Hiking is amazing for inspiration!!
      Topic: Hunting a Map of the City of Verbobonc
    Yeoman

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2484

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 2:48 pm   Subject: Hunting a Map of the City of Verbobonc
    Thanks Sergio, thats just what I needed! Happy
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Yeoman

    Replies: 682
    Views: 441468

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 1:20 pm   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Anna, these maps always used to provide the highpoint of my Greyhawk 'fix'. It is great to see them being re-visited, and they are wonderful as ever!!
      Topic: Hunting a Map of the City of Verbobonc
    Yeoman

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2484

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 1:17 pm   Subject: Hunting a Map of the City of Verbobonc
    The excellent 2003 article 'Verbobonc City' makes reference to a number of maps of the place, one which was 3-D and the author's own 2-D top down rendering.

    Unfortunately, despite extensive searche ...
      Topic: What is the offical word From WOTC on Greyhawk?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 32
    Views: 15471

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 22, 2010 5:55 am   Subject: What is the offical word From WOTC on Greyhawk?
    well considering the 'job' that was done on the Realms for 4th edition, I have been fervently hoping that they don't come within a golden mile of the setting.

    Sure I like new information on my favo ...
      Topic: Erol Otus
    Yeoman

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4559

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2010 11:01 am   Subject: Erol Otus
    I remember the works well from when I first started playing in the early 1980s (1981+). It always brings back the nostalgia of those early games, and for that reason I am very fond of them. However, a ...
      Topic: Temple of Elemental Evil and the Elder Elemental God
    Yeoman

    Replies: 0
    Views: 2101

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:57 am   Subject: Temple of Elemental Evil and the Elder Elemental God
    In one of the Oerth Journals EGG revealed that the original TOEE was initially set for 196 pages and was to include a prison of the Elder Elemental God. As I have chosen to follow this line, rather th ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Yeoman

    Replies: 682
    Views: 441468

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:51 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Well I am currently running a group of new gamers through my TOEE campaign, and spent the afternoon dreamily thinking up more ideas based solely on some of the map areas!! Still have a smile on my fac ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Yeoman

    Replies: 682
    Views: 441468

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2010 4:55 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    What an awesome resource!! I can't believe i've only just found this!! Probably the best thing i've seen map wise for any RPG anytime!
      Topic: Verbobonc Maps missing from OJ9?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 2
    Views: 5385

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:43 am   Subject: Verbobonc Maps missing from OJ9?
    Thanks for the update Cebrion... in the end I found a link from Nellesir and got the map :D
      Topic: Verbobonc Maps missing from OJ9?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 2
    Views: 5385

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2010 8:08 am   Subject: Verbobonc Maps missing from OJ9?
    I note from Earth Journal 9 that to accompany the Verbobonc article there is supposed to be a map, but I am unable to locate it. Can anyone help?

    Much appreciated
      Topic: Pied Piper website?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3454

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Thu Jun 26, 2008 3:05 pm   Subject: Pied Piper website?
    Thanks Cebrion, this link is working. Oddly enough my old one still doesn't....
      Topic: Pied Piper website?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3454

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Thu Jun 26, 2008 12:24 am   Subject: Pied Piper website?
    Apologies if this has already been covered, but for a while I have been unable to access Rob's Pied Piper publications site. I was interested in some of the products there - any idea what's happened? ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    Yeoman

    Replies: 66
    Views: 38331

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 6:46 pm   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    I'm cautiously looking forward to this. Heartened by what Eric has said so far ref. greyhawk content, and I guess a certain buy.
      Topic: Dungeon #97 story arc
    Yeoman

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2832

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 16, 2005 3:59 pm   Subject: Dungeon #97 story arc
    Off topic I know...... I saw on the Paizo board today that the Shackled City adventure path is being released hardbound in July! A very promising trend and a request which many have made in the past. ...
      Topic: The Many Heads of WOTC
    Yeoman

    Replies: 42
    Views: 19801

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 25, 2005 3:31 pm   Subject: The Many Heads of WOTC

    I don't really NEED regional feats, even more prestige classes, etc., but if these things had more of a true Greyhawk flavor to them I'd welcome them into my campaign with open arms. Even if a new ...
      Topic: Iuz the Evil - contents
    Yeoman

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7405

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 25, 2005 3:26 pm   Subject: Iuz the Evil - contents
    Happy to say I have struck a deal at about $20 for the book, and found the PDF at RPGNow.com! All in all a good trade I think, especially as the item is in excellent condition in the photo. Thanks for ...
      Topic: Iuz the Evil - contents
    Yeoman

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7405

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2005 11:25 am   Subject: Iuz the Evil - contents
    Thanks for all the advice everyone Happy . It will certainly help me negotiatethe price I am realistically willing to pay. I struggled to find any PDF downloads on SVGames site when I looked a couple ...
      Topic: Iuz the Evil - contents
    Yeoman

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7405

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 23, 2005 4:02 pm   Subject: Iuz the Evil - contents
    Calling all Greyhawk Community - I have an opportunity to purchase a copy of Iuz the Evil, but the seller advises that it comes without a poster map. Both of us are unclear as to whether this product ...
      Topic: 1e AD&D adventure in new ezine!
    Yeoman

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7576

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 14, 2005 1:38 pm   Subject: 1e AD&D adventure in new ezine!
    Hi Rich, I am a frequent reader of the DF site, but hadn't picked up on the new downloads - great pointer thanks Happy
      Topic: The Underoerth - The Lostdark
    Yeoman

    Replies: 17
    Views: 7337

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 18, 2005 1:39 pm   Subject: The Underoerth - The Lostdark
    Nellesir, great thread (had to say it). Sorry I can't add too much now, rather snowed under with work....... Still its rather more difficult to concentrate now with visions of deserted halls, lurking ...
      Topic: Webcomic
    Yeoman

    Replies: 236
    Views: 88664

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 15, 2005 2:13 pm   Subject: Webcomic
    Way to go Mortellan! Now I've got even more websites to keep track of. Now if only I could stetch out time.... Happy
      Topic: Greyhawk Imagery
    Yeoman

    Replies: 26
    Views: 11066

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 26, 2005 5:10 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Imagery
    Mike I thought your work was great - I particularly liked the pencil drawings, but thought the whole site was professional and inspiring.

    I am a huge fan of illustration as a catalyst for creativit ...
      Topic: Further Considerations of Greyhawk Canon, Or Not
    Yeoman

    Replies: 25
    Views: 12878

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 25, 2005 4:51 pm   Subject: Further Considerations of Greyhawk Canon, Or Not
    It is ironic that Canon is both the pill and the pestilence.

    I find canon at its best develops Greyhawk and keeps it alive and vital. Unfortunately it can also become a creative straight-jacket, wh ...
      Topic: Liberation & The Queen GDQ
    Yeoman

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2048

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 23, 2005 6:12 pm   Subject: Liberation & The Queen GDQ
    Anced

    I don't really think it attempts to reconcile the GDQ series with The Liberation of Geoff. The G1-3 parts are the same as in the GDQ series, with some slight 2ed modifications. The second par ...
      Topic: Anyone used the Gord the Rogue storyline in their campaign?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 11
    Views: 2779

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 17, 2005 2:04 pm   Subject: Anyone used the Gord the Rogue storyline in their campaign?
    I like Greyhawk City to be a place of contradictions - the magnificence of the University, High Quarter and Gardens, a beacon of freedom and independance not touched by the greater despots that rule ...
      Topic: Anyone used the Gord the Rogue storyline in their campaign?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 11
    Views: 2779

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 17, 2005 12:00 pm   Subject: Anyone used the Gord the Rogue storyline in their campaign?
    I accept the point regarding the lack of Gygax material, and would certainly not preclude using other sources of information.

    I preferred the tone of the Gord books for Greyhawk City, and found the ...
      Topic: Anyone used the Gord the Rogue storyline in their campaign?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 11
    Views: 2779

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 16, 2005 10:35 pm   Subject: Anyone used the Gord the Rogue storyline in their campaign?
    I preferred the Gygax take on Greyhawk City, to the boxed set that was released in the late 80's. I used the guild fueds as a backdrop to my campaign in the city, and used some other refinements from ...
      Topic: Tzuggtmoy obscura
    Yeoman

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4338

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 16, 2005 10:30 pm   Subject: Tzuggtmoy obscura
    Scott thanks for the update. Some interesting thoughts regarding EGG's own take on a Greyhawk Wars storyline. I remember the early Dragon articles which dealt almost exclusively with military issues i ...
      Topic: Tzuggtmoy obscura
    Yeoman

    Replies: 13
    Views: 4338

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 16, 2005 12:28 pm   Subject: Tzuggtmoy obscura
    Scotty, thats some fascinating information and certainly helps tie together some of the campaign themes. You have some great inside info., any steer on how EGG intended to progress Greyhawk. Any thoug ...
      Topic: The Underoerth - Work in progress
    Yeoman

    Replies: 125
    Views: 69476

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 15, 2005 5:01 pm   Subject: The Underoerth - Work in progress
    Hellfurnaces/Crystalmists = Slerotin's Bane?

    Old Suloise legends tell of the tortured dreams visited upon the retinue of mages close to Slerotin, following the exit from the Sea of Dust through the ...
      Topic: The Underoerth - Work in progress
    Yeoman

    Replies: 125
    Views: 69476

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 15, 2005 4:19 pm   Subject: The Underoerth - Work in progress
    Great verse Nellesir. I must say that I have enjoyed this thread - some good ideas running through. I will try to contribute when I've had a chance to give it some thought.

    I particularly like the ...
      Topic: The Lost Temple of Elemental Evil?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 19
    Views: 7439

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2005 4:27 am   Subject: The Lost Temple of Elemental Evil?
    TOEE has a number of glitches in it - the Moathouse, Nulb and Temple distances differ in part one to the map book. Nulb is "but 6 miles distant" (pg 5) of Hommlet, although clearly later in the book t ...
      Topic: The Cave Fisher and Brad Pit
    Yeoman

    Replies: 8
    Views: 2855

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2005 1:55 am   Subject: The Cave Fisher and Brad Pit
    Some thought provoking points.

    I think that a number of considerations would have to be taken into account.
    1) Countries taking to raiding would not have a standing army, thus no standard design ...
      Topic: The wild coast after the war
    Yeoman

    Replies: 11
    Views: 4375

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2005 1:10 am   Subject: The wild coast after the war
    I agree with GVD. I really dislike what was done with the Wild Coast in "Greyhawk Wars" and "From the Ashes." Because the LGG was set in 591 and had to follow continuity established by the "Players Gu ...
      Topic: Breaking the Proscenium Arch - Winter, Hammack and GH 998 CY
    Yeoman

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2703

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 05, 2005 4:29 pm   Subject: Re: Breaking the Proscenium Arch - Winter, Hammack and GH 99
    [quote="NightScreed"] The suggestion is that magic was "apparently" fading in Greyhawk and ultimately it, and Greyhawk, came to "no longer exist."

    Hmmm..... perhaps they had been gazing into TSRs C ...
      Topic: I Spit on the Old One
    Yeoman

    Replies: 15
    Views: 7183

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2005 4:25 pm   Subject: I Spit on the Old One
    What I find problematic is not that WOTC has not supported Greyhawk, but the policy of making it the "core" setting for 3rd Ed. which has made it virtually impossible for the company to license the se ...
      Topic: B1-9 In Search of the Unknown?
    Yeoman

    Replies: 16
    Views: 7991

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 16, 2004 1:55 pm   Subject: B1-9 In Search of the Unknown?
    Personal favourites are B4 The Lost City, and B6 Horror on the Hill. Over the years I've played 'em all. For sheer nostalgia value I would part with $40, but I agree with Grodog that getting them indi ...
     
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