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      Topic: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 515

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 07, 2021 8:06 am   Subject: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    Thank you!

    I am confused to learn that it appears both Goodman Games & Troll Lord are publishing Metamorphosis Alpha stuff right now?
      Topic: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 515

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 06, 2021 8:58 am   Subject: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    Correction: make that the Grogtalk podcast
      Topic: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 515

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 05, 2021 1:41 pm   Subject: Ren o' th' Star in Metamorphosis Alpha
    In my continuing quest to possess all Greyhawk-tangential items, I heard on the Grognardia podcast James Ward mention that he'd written a kickstartered adventure about rescuing his old character Ren o ...
      Topic: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 1159

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2021 10:53 am   Subject: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    Thanks, everyone!

    I'm curious what kind of usual connection a thieves guild representative way out in Diamond Lake would have with the guild. My sense is maybe once a month an operative travels ou ...
      Topic: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 1159

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:33 am   Subject: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    There's a PC in my Age of Worms campaign who is a Greyhawk Thieves Guild plant/operative/informer out in the mining town of Diamond Lake. He's never actually been to the City but was recruited as a y ...
      Topic: Where Should I Place the Tolstoffs?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 5
    Views: 653

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2021 8:18 pm   Subject: Where Should I Place the Tolstoffs?
    Blackwell Keep can't work because it's a major location already in Age of Worms, but at first I thought Marsh Keep would be perfect. Then I saw some timeline stuff about it being built during the Gre ...
      Topic: Where Should I Place the Tolstoffs?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 5
    Views: 653

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 12, 2021 5:38 pm   Subject: Where Should I Place the Tolstoffs?
    Huh. I never thought about noble families predating Greyhawk's freedom but that's actually a great explanation for their presence, they've been grandfathered in with only a few "nouveau riche" like R ...
      Topic: Where Should I Place the Tolstoffs?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 5
    Views: 653

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:57 am   Subject: Where Should I Place the Tolstoffs?
    I'm starting up an Age of Worms campaign, so the 1st level PCs are in Diamond Lake in the Cairn Hills, and I want to incorporate as side-treks some of the Kyuss-related stuff from Exemplars of Evil an ...
      Topic: Adventuring Company Needed
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
    Views: 693

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 05, 2021 10:55 am   Subject: Adventuring Company Needed
    Wow, thanks, I totally forgot about them.
      Topic: Adventuring Company Needed
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
    Views: 693

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 04, 2021 7:17 pm   Subject: Adventuring Company Needed
    I'm starting an Age of Worms campaign and one of the players wants to be a 90 year old who accompanied an adventuring party into the Stirgenest Cairn in the Cairn Hills as a porter/linkboy 70 years ag ...
      Topic: Help Needed with an Adventure
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1478

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 20, 2021 11:24 am   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    Other than the doppelgänger, what monsters are there, from any edition, or any mythology, or any source really, that could plausibly impersonate someone as important as a Countess?

    I've never known ...
      Topic: Help Needed with an Adventure
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1478

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:57 am   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    One thing that occurred to me about Sir Xaris' elven noble idea is that "Tillahi's estate" is located in northern Celene on Anna's map, Tillahi being the elven countess who, at least in CY 579, is pri ...
      Topic: Help Needed with an Adventure
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1478

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:24 pm   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    I just remembered that the Kron Hills are infested with camprats, which are burrowing mammals.

    Could gnomes become werecamprats?

    That is as far as that idea has gone, and is perhaps terrible.
      Topic: Help Needed with an Adventure
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1478

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:10 pm   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    Thanks, everyone, for the suggestions. I haven't decided on anything yet, but reading your responses helped focus my thinking a little bit.

    1) I'd rather the gnomes not be entirely innocent victim ...
      Topic: Help Needed with an Adventure
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1478

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:22 am   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    I’d like some help from the community in designing a one-session adventure taking place in either the gnome village of Tulvar or Kron in the Kron Hills.

    The characters are four low-level faeries fr ...
      Topic: Emirikol the Chaotic
    edmundscott

    Replies: 10
    Views: 1543

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 08, 2021 4:02 pm   Subject: Emirikol the Chaotic
    Oh! those guys!
      Topic: 3e Drow of the Underdark
    edmundscott

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1203

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 08, 2021 9:32 am   Subject: 3e Drow of the Underdark
    If you're playing in the Vault of the Drow, this book is a must.

    Two other required sources (besides D3):

    there's a Dragon magazine from somewhere around issue #200 with a deep dive into the Vau ...
      Topic: Emirikol the Chaotic
    edmundscott

    Replies: 10
    Views: 1543

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 08, 2021 9:28 am   Subject: Emirikol the Chaotic
    So I'll be using this. Does anyone have any good real world parallels for the Janasib Islands or Bakhoury Coast? I try to ground my locations (esp. exotic ones) in as much reality as I can.
      Topic: Emirikol the Chaotic
    edmundscott

    Replies: 10
    Views: 1543

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 06, 2021 12:02 pm   Subject: Emirikol the Chaotic
    Thanks, everyone, for the suggestions and information. Thank you also for correctly translating the autocorrect All as Ull, which repeatedly keeps happening even as I type this sentence.

    I enjoy R ...
      Topic: Emirikol the Chaotic
    edmundscott

    Replies: 10
    Views: 1543

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 04, 2021 10:19 am   Subject: Emirikol the Chaotic
    I'm trying to track down all appearances, Greyhawk or otherwise, of Emerikol the Chaotic, esp. adventures. I'd like him to appear in a Greyhawk game and I'm going to try to make him fit in the Flanae ...
      Topic: Almost forgotten God of Hunt needed
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 2237

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2021 9:39 am   Subject: Almost forgotten God of Hunt needed
    I'll put in my two cents for the snow elven god Tarsellis Meunniduin.

    His areas of concern are mountains, rivers, and the hunt.

    His godly domain is the Wild Hunt—difficult to get more hunt-based ...
      Topic: Niole Dra on the River
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1197

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 21, 2021 5:21 pm   Subject: Niole Dra on the River
    I believe it has been officially stated that all cities anywhere within the hex of a river on Darlene's map are considered to be port towns along said river. So Niole Dra should indeed be on the Shel ...
      Topic: Greyhawk City map using Outdoor Geomorphs/Walled City
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1222

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2021 5:27 pm   Subject: Greyhawk City map using Outdoor Geomorphs/Walled City
    Has anyone ever created such a map? Given the hints in the key, it seems like someone would have used the geomorphs to make a Greyhawk city map. But my google search turned up nothing.
      Topic: New Castle Greyhawk module from RJK & Legends of Rolepla
    edmundscott

    Replies: 4
    Views: 1465

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:13 am   Subject: New Castle Greyhawk module from RJK & Legends of Rolepla
    I got mine also. It's quite expensive for a 32 page module ($37, as I recall), but the exploratory depth of the encounters is absolutely worthy of the older Rob Kuntz stuff. I really love adventures ...
      Topic: High Elves
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2239

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:30 am   Subject: High Elves
    I also agree with Jason that the Flannae presence should precede the demi-humans—I think this was first articulated by Gygax on a forum.
      Topic: High Elves
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2239

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:29 am   Subject: High Elves
    I love that idea, Jason. I have the elves coming from the moon Celene as well—though, in my campaign, their CG management style ended up in environmental devastation of the moon (e.g. why the surface ...
      Topic: How advanced were the Pre-Cataclysmic western empires?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2203

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:18 am   Subject: How advanced were the Pre-Cataclysmic western empires?
    Everyone is probably aware but the recent Great Western Gate thread is quite germane to this discussion.
      Topic: How advanced were the Pre-Cataclysmic western empires?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2203

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 22, 2021 11:45 am   Subject: How advanced were the Pre-Cataclysmic western empires?
    Joseph Bloch on the Greyhawk Grognard blog has very recently been detailing the Zihindia lands to the southwest of the Suel Empire, which he takes to have been colonized/subjugated to such an extent t ...
      Topic: The Great Western Gate
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2299

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 11:58 am   Subject: The Great Western Gate
    My two cents is that an abandoned pass through the Crystalmists in western Sterich is absolutely bad-**** and adventure-worthy, and it should be a real thing and not metaphorical.

    Also, given what a ...
      Topic: The Great Western Gate
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2299

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:30 am   Subject: The Great Western Gate
    Okay, after some serious squinting at the CY576 map, I found the Abandoned Pass west and slightly SW of Num-Theraz. I have never seen that before, perhaps because it's just a label, no dotted line or ...
      Topic: The Great Western Gate
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2299

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:25 am   Subject: The Great Western Gate
    What a great question! I've been running campaigns in Sterich for years and years and I've never thought about this before. Where exactly is the Abandoned Pass you mentioned? I don't remember seeing ...
      Topic: Vecna resources since 2009
    edmundscott

    Replies: 20
    Views: 3535

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 08, 2020 10:15 am   Subject: Vecna resources since 2009
    Hey, I noticed on Anna's map that ancient Fleeth would be in about the same location as Falsford (or possibly Fals Keep or Falsridge) today.

    Do you think these modern Velunese settlements might hav ...
      Topic: Trophies of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 1523

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 07, 2020 8:23 pm   Subject: Trophies of Tarsellis
    Well, here's the list of monsters I'm going with. Am not sure yet what kind of display/stuffed momento/keepsake the god will have for each.

    greater ssvaklor (mm3)
    gloom (ELH) maybe dagger trophy ...
      Topic: Trophies of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 1523

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 04, 2020 12:33 pm   Subject: Trophies of Tarsellis
    I'm designing the home of Tarsellis Meunniduin, the snow elf patron deity, who in my campaign has self-exiled himself from the rest of the Seldarine and become the master of the Wild Hunt. He resides ...
      Topic: Vecna resources since 2009
    edmundscott

    Replies: 20
    Views: 3535

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:47 pm   Subject: Vecna resources since 2009
    Yep, totally conflated the two sources. I meant OJ#1 with all the Griff Mountain stuff and battles in northern Flanaess.

    I'm looking forward to seeing your Vecna stuff.
      Topic: Vecna resources since 2009
    edmundscott

    Replies: 20
    Views: 3535

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2020 1:20 pm   Subject: Vecna resources since 2009
    I'm also curious if you're going with the earlier Steve Wilson Greychrondex chronology, where Vecna's depredations seem to cross the entirety of the Flanaess; or the later Vecna history from the Oerth ...
      Topic: Vecna resources since 2009
    edmundscott

    Replies: 20
    Views: 3535

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:01 am   Subject: Vecna resources since 2009
    Where is it? I was just thinking about that question!
      Topic: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1890

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:11 am   Subject: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    That's an interesting idea . . . A restored Tarsellis might be able to reclaim his hunting domain from Solonor, but I agree that it feels too much for Solonor to want Tarsellis dead. I wonder if ther ...
      Topic: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1890

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:08 pm   Subject: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    Thanks for the suggestions, Jason and Allen. There's something interesting about Labelas' gift being a double-edged blade and I'll certainly use that.

    I'd pretty much forgotten about the similar a ...
      Topic: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1890

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 14, 2020 8:04 pm   Subject: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    I like that a lot. I'd want it to be a by-product of some greater boon or effect, but that's quite good.
      Topic: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1890

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:10 pm   Subject: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    I'm looking for suggestions to help me design a special area as part of the climactic dungeon of a three-year campaign.

    The location is an icy-locked underground cave complex beneath a fairy mound ...
      Topic: Square mileage of each country of the Flanaess is done
    edmundscott

    Replies: 18
    Views: 4371

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2020 10:33 am   Subject: Square mileage of each country of the Flanaess is done
    I would vote for putting the whole thing online, either here or GreyhawkOnline. I don't need that information now, but I bet that I will someday.
      Topic: Winter's Tales
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3598

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:23 pm   Subject: Winter's Tales
    Wow, Rasgon, those are amazing, and I'm going to use all of these, some now, some later. I particularly love the origin of ettins one (why didn't I see that coming?)

    Did you invent Angmor & Tu ...
      Topic: Winter's Tales
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3598

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:31 pm   Subject: Winter's Tales
    Rereading my chronology, it does seem to make sense that relationships (and anxieties) with humans would be on faerie minds.

    Right now, I'm leaning toward a story about Occluded Empire of Vecna, an ...
      Topic: Winter's Tales
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3598

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:16 pm   Subject: Winter's Tales
    Vestcoat, I agree that Celene is emerging from isolation. Here's the Celene chronology I'm using for my campaign (sources in parantheses). I'm calling this era of Celenian history The Revelation of ...
      Topic: Winter's Tales
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3598

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 09, 2020 4:28 pm   Subject: Winter's Tales
    I can't use the Temple of Elemental Evil because it hasn't been built yet.

    I'm curious as to what the backstory of the sussurus is. I remember them from the old White Dwarf adventure & the fie ...
      Topic: Winter's Tales
    edmundscott

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3598

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:55 am   Subject: Winter's Tales
    Remember that scene in Game of Thrones where Old Nan tells Bran spooky and unsettling stories of the world beyond Winterfell?

    I want to do a flashback scene for an elven character where as a child ...
      Topic: Zavoda index works by double clicking a word in a forum post
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2440

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 09, 2020 9:16 am   Subject: Zavoda index works by double clicking a word in a forum post
    Wow. That is great. Thank you.
      Topic: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    edmundscott

    Replies: 19
    Views: 3968

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:15 pm   Subject: Timing of Greyhawk Adventures Hardback
    Jumping off what Vestcoat said, there's two easy-to-remember mnemonics that will serve in the vast majority of cases.

    This assumes there's no in-text date mentioned, as many modules (e.g. Expeditio ...
      Topic: Rockhome
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1906

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:42 pm   Subject: Rockhome
    Is the Rockhome in the Lortmil Mountains on Anna's map supposed to be a Greyhawk adaptation of GAZ6 The Dwarves of Rockhome, or is the name an homage or coincidence?
      Topic: Technology Level of Celene
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 2460

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 11:43 am   Subject: Technology Level of Celene
    Thanks, everyone, for the suggestions, and thanks, especially, Grodog, for reminding me of that tech map on Facebook (is that the same Chris Clark who wrote with Gygax?)

    I did a bit of research and ...
      Topic: Technology Level of Celene
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 2460

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:42 am   Subject: Technology Level of Celene
    PHBR2 The Complete Book of Thieves introduces us to the Guildmaster of Gryrax, Septien Selfareine ("the White Lily"), who grew up in the Faerie Kingdom of Celene. Two things stood out for me in the d ...
      Topic: ToEE: Two Questions
    edmundscott

    Replies: 9
    Views: 2734

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 7:05 am   Subject: ToEE: Two Questions
    Would it all work if the original "Iuz" involved was actually the final false Iuz ruling the realm in his absence, and that this individual was powerful enough a conjurer &/or illusionist to fool ...
      Topic: ToEE: Two Questions
    edmundscott

    Replies: 9
    Views: 2734

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:51 pm   Subject: ToEE: Two Questions
    I agree that Iuz would be well known as a national power in CY 569 (though I think he'd been missing for a long time at that point, imprisoned in Castle Greyhawk, maybe more of a legend than a threat ...
      Topic: ToEE: Two Questions
    edmundscott

    Replies: 9
    Views: 2734

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:31 am   Subject: ToEE: Two Questions
    1) I'd like to create a scene where Kirilarien Allavesse (prior to her involvement in the Fellowship of the Torch) fights in the Battle of Emridy Meadows in CY 569 and returns home to Celene to tell h ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk module index is now live!
    edmundscott

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2087

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 09, 2020 4:18 pm   Subject: Living Greyhawk module index is now live!
    YES Thank you for this. Very useful!
      Topic: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 2473

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 7:18 pm   Subject: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    The second link doesn't work for me. The screen is divided down the middle but with nowhere to enter anything and no links.
      Topic: Erik Mona on this Sunday's Gabbin' Show!
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4178

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2020 3:14 pm   Subject: Erik Mona on this Sunday's Gabbin' Show!
    My second question: I've heard that the Pathfinder AP Legacy of Fire was originally going to be set on Oerth, in Baklunish lands off the map to the west. How would an Oerthly Legacy of Fire have dif ...
      Topic: Erik Mona on this Sunday's Gabbin' Show!
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4178

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2020 3:13 pm   Subject: Erik Mona on this Sunday's Gabbin' Show!
    My question:

    I have heard the first draft proposal for Age of Worms was twenty adventures instead of twelve. What can you remember about the eight adventures that didn't make the final cut? How di ...
      Topic: The Tomb of Aelfflaed the Beautiful
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:25 am   Subject: The Tomb of Aelfflaed the Beautiful
    Thanks for the missing piece, Jason! Did you have any thoughts on the chronological issue above? did you develop the legend at all for your home use?
      Topic: The Tomb of Aelfflaed the Beautiful
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2424

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 09, 2020 1:10 pm   Subject: The Tomb of Aelfflaed the Beautiful
    As far as I can tell, all of the parts of this dungeon (by Jason Zavoda, I believe) are posted on GreyhawkOnline except Part 1. They are not exactly easy to find (I ended up locating them via the sea ...
      Topic: Ages of Oerth
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2352

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:37 pm   Subject: Ages of Oerth
    Many thanks as always, Rasgon. I had totally forgot about the Doc's Island stuff.
      Topic: Ages of Oerth
    edmundscott

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2352

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:41 am   Subject: Ages of Oerth
    This question MUST have been asked before, but I can't seem to find the relevant thread:

    What other historical Ages has Oerth and/or the Flanaess undergone prior to the Age of Great Sorrow (which, ...
      Topic: Specific Druids of the Flanaess
    edmundscott

    Replies: 27
    Views: 6606

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:22 pm   Subject: Specific Druids of the Flanaess
    hahaha no worries, Jason
      Topic: Specific Druids of the Flanaess
    edmundscott

    Replies: 27
    Views: 6606

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:40 pm   Subject: Specific Druids of the Flanaess
    For what it's worth, at whatever Gen Con T1-4 was released (1985?), I specifically asked Gygax at a Q&A how many Great Druids the Flanaess had, and he said seven.
      Topic: Flanaess Pandemics . . . other than Red Death
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 27, 2020 4:33 pm   Subject: Flanaess Pandemics . . . other than Red Death
    The Elmshire plague was Yellow Eye, which JasonZavoda referenced above; my recollection was that was a specific disease targeting the community by agents of Iuz
      Topic: Flanaess Pandemics . . . other than Red Death
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 23, 2020 10:30 am   Subject: Flanaess Pandemics . . . other than Red Death
    Wow! Thanks for all that, everyone!

    Wasn't there some mention in WG8 that the Red Death had hit the Flanaess previously? Is it possible that some of the plagues mentioned above (Neheli or Salinmoor ...
      Topic: Flanaess Pandemics . . . other than Red Death
    edmundscott

    Replies: 11
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 22, 2020 4:49 pm   Subject: Flanaess Pandemics . . . other than Red Death
    Does anyone know of any mentions of Flanaess pandemics other than the Red Death of WG8 Fate of Istus?

    Also: Does anyone know when/if the Red Death hit Celene?

    (I am trying to get a handle on ho ...
      Topic: Thank You for Oerth Journal #32 In Print
    edmundscott

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 20, 2020 9:48 am   Subject: Thank You for Oerth Journal #32 In Print
    All I want to say was how great it was, after a dearth of a dozen years, to discover an actual magazine of all-new Greyhawk content in my mailbox.

    May the Oerth Journal live forever.
      Topic: Good Scarlet Brotherhood?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 11
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 17, 2020 12:30 pm   Subject: Good Scarlet Brotherhood?
    I'd be really interested in reading the original posts. Where can I find it?

    I wasn't aware of an unpublished 3rd edition deities sourcebook before.
      Topic: The Troublesome Electrum Piece
    edmundscott

    Replies: 20
    Views: 4774

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 11, 2020 7:36 pm   Subject: The Troublesome Electrum Piece
    What if electrum were a necessary component for enchanted weapons or armor and loses this ability if separated into gold & silver? That would give nations an incentive to keep it in pure form; it ...
      Topic: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 9
    Views: 3144

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 01, 2020 7:09 pm   Subject: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    This question is most pertinent to 1e AD&D games, but also relevant to the Knight (3.5) and Cavalier (Pathfinder) classes.

    Certainly, many nations have a social rank of knight, and lesser noble ...
      Topic: Query re fan-created Pathfinder 1e adaptations for Greyhawk
    edmundscott

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3007

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 7:36 am   Subject: Query re fan-created Pathfinder 1e adaptations for Greyhawk
    Just noticed this thread and I'd put forward that all of Casey's Living Greyhawk modules that he's Pathfinderized and published are worth checking out—in particular because he leans so hard into Pathf ...
      Topic: White Plume Mountain Lower Level
    edmundscott

    Replies: 9
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 09, 2020 12:30 pm   Subject: White Plume Mountain Lower Level
    So there's this:

    https://www.amazon.com/Dungeon-Wizard-Lord-Keraptis-TRG/dp/1693044587

    I own but haven't read it. IMO, it wasn't really noteworthy or exciting, at least at a glance, but I can't ...
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:38 am   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    DMPrata, is that because Celene is smaller and Luna larger? or is there something connecting milky color to Luna and blue to Celene?

    Rasgon, thanks for the information & imagination as always.
      Topic: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 12
    Views: 8154

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:35 pm   Subject: Which moon is Sehanine associated with?
    It sticks in my mind that she represents both moons but is more associated with Luna, but I can't tell if I made that up or read it somewhere.
      Topic: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 30
    Views: 9443

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 09, 2020 7:19 pm   Subject: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    SirXaris, I know absolutely nothing about Alfred the Great. Is there a source you recommend or should I just wikipedia?

    Thanks both to you and CruelSummerLord for helping me understand how well a ...
      Topic: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 30
    Views: 9443

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:39 am   Subject: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    Okay, three more elven questions:

    1) Is CruelSummerLord's article from the postfest the only speculation/follow-up/source for what's going on in the Spindrift Isles? It's the only thing I've ever s ...
      Topic: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    edmundscott

    Replies: 30
    Views: 9443

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 06, 2020 4:31 pm   Subject: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    I've been thinking a lot about elves lately, so I hope it won't be interpreted as threadjacking if I post a few of my own questions:

    • For those playing editions after 1e, did you retain the elven ...
      Topic: Mordenkainen and Rary
    edmundscott

    Replies: 26
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:31 am   Subject: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Hey, I'll add a second question which seems even bigger to me:

    Why the hell doesn't Tenser do something? Rary is basically trespassing in his backyard, and, oh, also, Rary murdered him.

    The Circ ...
      Topic: Seeking Demonweb Resources
    edmundscott

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:38 pm   Subject: Seeking Demonweb Resources
    A little late to this thread but Joseph Bloch has embarked on a complete rewrite of Q1, with additions to D3 as well.

    Lots of details here but nothing has been finished yet:

    http://www.greyhawkg ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

    Replies: 18
    Views: 5594

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:17 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Kirt—

    All of your ideas are really good.

    The Fall of Satan thing you're referring to I first heard about via Joseph Campbell, and I believe was connected to the Sufi poetic tradition in the Midd ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 7:54 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Thanks, everybody, for all of the suggestions. I've gotten a hold of the Cthulhu Dreamlands stuff and am still processing it—lots of good ideas there if nothing else.

    The Aerth Phaeree stuff was q ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:48 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Last question: I wonder if anyone has suggestions for monsters or unusual outsiders/servants of Tarsellis that I might include in his lair/dreamscape/nightmare.

    I've already done a ton of research ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 13, 2019 7:33 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    That's a MERP supplement, right? From the 80's. I'd forgotten all about that--the imagery might be especially good for the dream portion. And a lot of the nightmare stuff can be derived from Drow of ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:04 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    Yeah, that got me thinking that the kind of area I really need is closer to a Faerie Mound sort of setting--where the elves live under the hill.

    What kind of dungeon would elves build, I wonder? So ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:14 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    I love this suggestion, Cerebrion! There is a <lot> to work with here.

    Earlier in the campaign, the two divine characters worshipping Ehlonna received a series of cryptic visions from their g ...
      Topic: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:32 pm   Subject: Help Me Create the Dreamscape of Tarsellis
    A couple years ago, I took some suggestions from Rasgon and a few others on these boards and created a campaign arc which will be reaching its conclusion in the next few months. It’s been extraordina ...
      Topic: Twelve Constellations Mentioned by Gygax
    edmundscott

    Replies: 11
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:31 am   Subject: Twelve Constellations Mentioned by Gygax
    I’m curious—what other Greyhawk material appeared in Imagine magazine?
      Topic: Alignment Map Guide page 44
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:05 pm   Subject: Alignment Map Guide page 44
    The one I find most interesting on that table is Celene: LN. I remember looking at that and going, the most elven of elven nations is LN?

    Later books corrected that to CG--but I keep wanting to r ...
      Topic: Prime Material gods
    edmundscott

    Replies: 7
    Views: 2600

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 03, 2019 12:51 pm   Subject: Prime Material gods
    In my campaign, I've kept every deity originally listed dwelling on the Prime as dwelling there, and assumed the Outer Planes residences mentioned later are "summer homes" or such.

    Oerth seems like ...
      Topic: Breeds and Varieties of Animals
    edmundscott

    Replies: 20
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:38 pm   Subject: Breeds and Varieties of Animals
    I would also like flying cats.
      Topic: Mordenkainen in Descent into Avernus
    edmundscott

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:04 pm   Subject: Mordenkainen in Descent into Avernus
    I understand the Archmage has another cameo in this adventure. Does anyone have more details of this?
      Topic: Lots of new GH love on Drivethru
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:56 am   Subject: Lots of new GH love on Drivethru
    Sorry, the link just goes to a list of everything. Which four titles?
      Topic: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3323

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 06, 2019 4:35 pm   Subject: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    Oh yeah! Or the hounds can grab individual characters and retreat with them to their demi-planes, necessitating the rest of the party follow to save their friend.
      Topic: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3323

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 05, 2019 10:31 am   Subject: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    Hey, Rasgon, those are really interesting ideas. I hadn't considered the hunt defining the terrain like that, as with such high-level characters I'm used to just letting them do whatever they want an ...
      Topic: When does Furyondy know that Iuz is back?
    edmundscott

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 01, 2019 2:01 pm   Subject: When does Furyondy know that Iuz is back?
    My recollection from the old Dragon magazine articles about doings on Oerth is that Furyondy is well aware of the reappearance of Iuz by CY579 or so when his first attacks begin.

    It seems to me the ...
      Topic: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3323

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 01, 2019 1:59 pm   Subject: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    My reasoning behind not overwhelming the party right away is that, because of the reputations of these five, Tarsellis knows this will be the most historic and legendary hunt he'll ever undergo, so he ...
      Topic: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3323

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:13 am   Subject: Help with Wild Hunt Encounters
    I’m looking for help and suggestions designing some very high-level encounters for the climax of my campaign.

    The situation is this: On nights when either moon is full, the snow elf deity Tarselli ...
      Topic: Artifact Destruction Ramifications
    edmundscott

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3258

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:52 am   Subject: Artifact Destruction Ramifications
    Thanks, everyone. I'm going to use some version of all of these ideas—great stuff, all of it.

    I'm trying to figure out some sort of tweak to Vulcan's ideas for the Dread Forge. In particular, fir ...
     
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