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      Topic: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    grodog

    Replies: 8
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 17, 2024 5:29 pm   Subject: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    You might also look at “The Assassin’s Run” in Dragon 64, which can be flipped for thieves vs. assassins. Dragon 66 had a Thieves Cant dictionary (which you can supplement with Gygax’s TLG book, _The ...
      Topic: New changes coming for OSRIC
    grodog

    Replies: 0
    Views: 56

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 16, 2024 9:33 am   Subject: New changes coming for OSRIC
    As previously mentioned at https://reddit.com/r/osr/comments/16bjlpx/comment/jzf3o1i/ (among various places/sites), new changes are afoot for OSRIC (the retroclone for AD&D 1e)!

    Read-up, get cu ...
      Topic: New Infinities Locations and their Greyhawk Equivalents
    grodog

    Replies: 1
    Views: 8714

    PostForum: Greyhawk Fiction   Posted: Wed May 08, 2024 6:25 am   Subject: New Infinities Locations and their Greyhawk Equivalents
    See also Krista Siren’s site at https://greyhawkonline.com/gordmain/

    Allan.
      Topic: Best of Other Magazines
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 9205

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 07, 2024 6:53 pm   Subject: Re: White Dwarf Magazine
    Now for a big one: White Dwarf. (snip)

    So the D&D content was limited to those first 100 issues or so, but it was a glorious run!

    I thought the D&D focus really started to tail off in ...
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 07, 2024 9:57 am   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    Also, IMC, the Port Toli temple of Wee Jas is the "mother temple" for the faith in the Hold. I've not determined how it relates to the temple in Gradsul, Niole Dra, or elsewhere in Keoland (or the sur ...
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 07, 2024 9:46 am   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    Can you share an overview of the Heretical Temple of Wee Jas?

    I have a little info on my blog at https://grodog.blogspot.com/2019/11/grodogs-mega-dungeon-maps-heretical-temple-of-wee-jas.html and s ...
      Topic: Tsunroon
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 208

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 07, 2024 8:48 am   Subject: Tsunroon
    I didn’t find Tsunroon in either the Greyhawk wiki or in Jason Zavoda’s index, so my hunch is that he was created for the article.

    Ed appears on Jay’s shows with some regularity, so someone could ...
      Topic: Dice Police Demons
    grodog

    Replies: 1
    Views: 147

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 07, 2024 8:44 am   Subject: Dice Police Demons
    Nice :)

    They probably also work to thwart Istus, but diving fates and the attempting to wreck them through random chance and bureaucracy.

    Allan.
      Topic: Piety for Greyhawk gods
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 1027

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 03, 2024 8:38 am   Subject: Piety for Greyhawk gods
    Courtney Campbell designed a similar concept he called Devotions, Observances, and Taboos, on his blog at https://hackslashmaster.blogspot.com/2020/10/on-clerics-devotion.html where he uses Boccob as ...
      Topic: Piety for Greyhawk gods
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 1027

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 01, 2024 9:30 pm   Subject: Piety for Greyhawk gods
    For folks who are interested, here's an

    Thanks for the links, Marc. I’ll compare to the one I shared and see if anything looks different.

    Beyond these webpages, I'm unfamiliar with the Piety s ...
      Topic: Piety for Greyhawk gods
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 1027

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 01, 2024 9:23 pm   Subject: Piety for Greyhawk gods
    I looked up 5e Piety, and found this 2020 article/summary: https://www.dndbeyond.com/forums/dungeons-dragons-discussion/homebrew-house-rules/102756-the-piety-system-with-other-gods

    Is this still t ...
      Topic: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 615

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 25, 2024 11:22 am   Subject: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    I believe there’s a discord server, will ask Gary.

    Check your Facebook PMs, Marc!

    Allan.
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 25, 2024 10:24 am   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    My final F&L and GaryCon convention report—Part 3, Thank Yous and Swag—is now live, at https://grodog.blogspot.com/2024/04/founders-legends-garycon-2024-convention-report-part-3.html :)

    Allan.
      Topic: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 615

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 24, 2024 8:53 pm   Subject: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    NPCs/Critical Threats sounds like an excellent topic for a postfest. I would gladly go along with that and contribute too.

    This all sounds fantastic! I'm especially keen to learn more about your ...
      Topic: Maw of the Beholder - new magic rings for Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 396

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 24, 2024 5:04 pm   Subject: Maw of the Beholder - new magic rings for Greyhawk
    Very nice, Grodog! These items are not to be trifled with. Smile

    Indeed! ;)

    Yes, I loved this, especially how you braided Greyhawk lore, including GVDammerung's "Roll of the Viceroys of Fe ...
      Topic: Magic Schools
    grodog

    Replies: 14
    Views: 748

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2024 9:28 pm   Subject: Magic Schools
    Thanks for the tips about articles in Dragon #89 and 106. (I think that those were issues I didn't originally collect although the covers are familiar.) Thanks too for the tip about White Wolf #9. I w ...
      Topic: Maw of the Beholder - new magic rings for Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 396

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2024 1:00 pm   Subject: Maw of the Beholder - new magic rings for Greyhawk
    In-between my GaryCon convention reports (the last of which I should complete this week), I created a new Greyhawk magic item, inspired by John Popson’s GaryCon XVI commemorative ring: https://grodog ...
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2024 12:59 pm   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    Hi Marc—

    I’m happy to share more with you, and I do plan to publish it as well. It’ll go through more playtesting at the North Texas RPGCon in June, as well as at Virtual GreyhawkCon this fall. De ...
      Topic: Magic Schools
    grodog

    Replies: 14
    Views: 748

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 12, 2024 7:08 pm   Subject: Magic Schools
    All's to say, I welcome further ideas regarding how you've made magic distinctive in your campaigns—using whichever edition or game system you've enjoyed.

    Just remembered this other Olson article t ...
      Topic: Magic Schools
    grodog

    Replies: 14
    Views: 748

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2024 7:22 pm   Subject: Magic Schools
    Thanks for your sharing your thoughtful reflections Allan. I hope you'll share whatever you develop vis-à-vis an “Arcane Age”-style Greyhawk campaign wherein the PCs are apprentices and initiates to " ...
      Topic: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 615

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2024 6:12 pm   Subject: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    This would be extremely cool. I'd love to see stats for Tuerny, Kas, the Boneheart members (or maybe they're statted in Iuz the Evil? I'd have to check my copy), etc.

    I don't believe that they are, ...
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2024 4:07 pm   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    My GaryCon convention report Part 2 is now live, at https://grodog.blogspot.com/2024/04/founders-legends-garycon-2024-convention-report-part-2.html

    Allan.
      Topic: Greyhawk Adventuring Groups
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 492

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 05, 2024 8:43 am   Subject: Greyhawk Adventuring Groups
    I’ve shared two NPC parties from my GH campaigns in the Saving Throw zine at https://www.drivethrurpg.com/m/product/288750 (and NPC parties is what I thought you were initially alluding to in the othe ...
      Topic: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 615

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 05, 2024 8:32 am   Subject: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    An excellent idea that we’ve covered a bit in the past, but not for quite some time. According to http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&t=3616 the last postfests ...
      Topic: Magic Schools
    grodog

    Replies: 14
    Views: 748

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:31 pm   Subject: Magic Schools
    Osmund-Davizid's recent post prompts me to ask a related (in my mind question): which D&D edition, or other RPG system, in your opinion, "best" represents / structures magic in your Greyhawk campa ...
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 04, 2024 7:53 pm   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    Thanks guys!—it was a fun time, for sure!

    Allan.
      Topic: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 615

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:50 am   Subject: Greyhawk: Critical Threats
    An excellent idea that we’ve covered a bit in the past, but not for quite some time. According to http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&t=3616 the last postfests ...
      Topic: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 01, 2024 3:50 pm   Subject: grodog’s F&L and GaryCon XVI convention reports
    My first of probably three convention reports is now live, covering Founders & Legends: https://grodog.blogspot.com/2024/04/founders-legends-garycon-2024-convention-report-part-1.html

    Next up ...
      Topic: Intro Description of the Setting
    grodog

    Replies: 4
    Views: 380

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 29, 2024 6:00 pm   Subject: Intro Description of the Setting
    In one of the games I ran at GaryCon, several of the (mostly 5e) players were not particularly familiar with Greyhawk, and asked about what it was.

    So I started down the road of explaining Greyhawk ...
      Topic: grodog on Shane Plays podcast
    grodog

    Replies: 0
    Views: 552

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2024 2:39 pm   Subject: grodog on Shane Plays podcast
    …in case you’re interested in my Greyhawk-related ramblings: https://shaneplays.com/greyhawk-with-allan-grodog-grohe-podcast/

    Allan.
      Topic: grodog’s Castle Greyhawk campaign update
    grodog

    Replies: 1
    Views: 1520

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 01, 2023 4:55 pm   Subject: grodog’s Castle Greyhawk campaign update
    A quick campaign update from our Castle Greyhawk game: https://grodog.blogspot.com/2023/12/campaign-journal-update-from-hardby-to-dyvers.html

    Allan.
      Topic: Replacing Hommlet with Saltmarsh
    grodog

    Replies: 7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2023 12:52 pm   Subject: Replacing Hommlet with Saltmarsh
    Grodog, when you said “west of Narwell-ish”, did you in fact mean east of Narwell? Saltmarsh is a coastal fishing town after all, or were you suggesting moving it more inland along a river? Just curio ...
      Topic: Replacing Hommlet with Saltmarsh
    grodog

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1894

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2023 3:14 pm   Subject: Replacing Hommlet with Saltmarsh
    Rather than building long-distance connections between Keoland and Verbobonc, I suggest moving Saltmarsh to the Wild Coast, perhaps somewhere west of Narwell-ish.

    Then you can still use Nulb and t ...
      Topic: Tenser & the Quest(s) to Save the World
    grodog

    Replies: 7
    Views: 2309

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 24, 2023 8:01 pm   Subject: Re: Tenser & the Quest(s) to Save the World

    FIRST: I would love to have other folks on this forum post a few quick details (race class level alignment and some personality notes) on the members of other adventuring parties they've either bee ...
      Topic: Thread Necromancy
    grodog

    Replies: 7
    Views: 34747

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 24, 2023 6:11 pm   Subject: Thread Necromancy
    Very inspiring, O-D!—now you have me pondering a write up for Layer 513, The Trackless Shadowforest of Urgwai, if Anced_Math cedes their claim….

    Allan.
      Topic: Visions of Greyhawk Volume II Announcement
    grodog

    Replies: 9
    Views: 3925

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2023 11:40 am   Subject: Visions of Greyhawk Volume II Announcement
    Any updates?

    Allan.
      Topic: It's here....VISIONS
    grodog

    Replies: 17
    Views: 4426

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 25, 2023 2:34 pm   Subject: It's here....VISIONS
    Downloading it now, thanks!

    Evan---I had an inquiry on my blog about Visions, wasn't sure if you had any thoughts in response to their question?: https://grodog.blogspot.com/2023/04/greyhawk-news- ...
      Topic: Vampires- why Chaotic Evil?
    grodog

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3122

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 23, 2023 6:00 pm   Subject: Vampires- why Chaotic Evil?
    While in OD&D vampires were Chaotic, in the early OD&D nine-point alignment chart they are in the LE corner. See both charts at http://grognardia.blogspot.com/2012/07/lbb-alignment-chart.html ...
      Topic: Visions of Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 23
    Views: 9055

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 19, 2023 8:32 pm   Subject: Visions of Greyhawk
    These all sound great, Marc, and I'm looking forward to seeing more of your work :D

    Carlos Lising did some work in the greater Sea Princes environs as part of his module series with Jay Scott at ht ...
      Topic: Visions of Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 23
    Views: 9055

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 14, 2023 1:35 pm   Subject: Visions of Greyhawk
    Any updates?

    Allan.
      Topic: GreyDark/ShadowHawk?
    grodog

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4763

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Other Game Systems/Editions   Posted: Wed May 10, 2023 7:33 pm   Subject: GreyDark/ShadowHawk?
    Ah, I see. Have you purchased and/or played in it? If so, what do you think?

    Same for others, especially those using AD&D, OSRIC, etc.?

    I played ShadowDark with Kelsey DMing, alongside Georg ...
      Topic: Well of Many Worlds
    grodog

    Replies: 6
    Views: 3039

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 08, 2023 8:11 pm   Subject: Well of Many Worlds
    From Jason's index:


    Well of Many Worlds
    - Gate (Planar) Dungeon Masters Guide, AD&D 1e 155
    - Well of Many Worlds Gate (Planar) The Isle of Dread: Original Adventures Reincarnated #02, D&am ...
      Topic: Geoff
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 6551

    PostForum: Touring the Flanaess   Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2023 1:12 pm   Subject: Geoff
    Fan based fiction:

    There's also Jason Zavoda's "Nosnra's Saga" fiction too.

    Allan.
      Topic: Greyhawk News for the Month of Planting!
    grodog

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2609

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2023 1:11 pm   Subject: Greyhawk News for the Month of Planting!
    De nada, JC! :D

    Allan.
      Topic: Greyhawk News for the Month of Planting!
    grodog

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2609

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2023 5:49 am   Subject: Greyhawk News for the Month of Planting!
    This month's compilation of things that caught my eye:

    https://grodog.blogspot.com/2023/04/greyhawk-news-you-can-use-in-month-of-planting.html

    Allan.
      Topic: grodog's GaryCon XV convention report
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2707

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 04, 2023 5:59 pm   Subject: grodog's GaryCon XV convention report
    The print copies were not for sale (although we did have a stock of the reprints of L3 Deep Dwarven Delve at the booth, too, until they sold through). The print versions of LA1 and LA2 were provided ...
      Topic: A Hold of the Sea Princes Campaign
    grodog

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6389

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 02, 2023 6:25 pm   Subject: A Hold of the Sea Princes Campaign
    Thanks Allan. I've been thinking about how to respond: inspired by Kirt's "It started in Saltmarsh," I've thought about starting a campaign journal, and eventually, I want to submit articles derived f ...
      Topic: grodog's GaryCon XV convention report
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2707

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 02, 2023 1:26 pm   Subject: grodog's GaryCon XV convention report
    My GaryCon XV convention report!: https://grodog.blogspot.com/2023/04/garycon-xv-convention-report-from-grodog.html :D

    Allan.
      Topic: The Amazons of Hardby
    grodog

    Replies: 17
    Views: 5455

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2023 8:53 pm   Subject: The Amazons of Hardby
    In addition to the Polyhedron version of Amazons that David posted above, there's a version that precedes it written by Roger Moore in Dragon #43 (Polyhedron #22 was Jan 1985):


    Amazon

    Created ...
      Topic: Adapting the Enemy Within to Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 22
    Views: 9481

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2023 8:34 pm   Subject: Re: Adapting the Enemy Within to Greyhawk

    There is usually considered to be a steep drop off in quality after Power Behind the Throne. Something Rotten in Kislev (the fifth book) was not originally slated to be part of the series. Cubicle ...
      Topic: Names derived from deities
    grodog

    Replies: 19
    Views: 5553

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2023 7:50 pm   Subject: Names derived from deities
    I'd forgotten that there's an essay in the Judges Guild book, _Treasury of Archaic Names_ that talks to different ways to modify names for gaming: https://www.acaeum.com/jg/Item0096.html

    I'll rere ...
      Topic: A Hold of the Sea Princes Campaign
    grodog

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6389

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2023 6:52 pm   Subject: A Hold of the Sea Princes Campaign
    This sounds like a great game baseline, Marc!

    What’s been happening during play?

    Allan.
      Topic: Boxed Set Adventures
    grodog

    Replies: 42
    Views: 11630

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 04, 2023 4:43 pm   Subject: Boxed Set Adventures
    There was also a cloth map (basically a DM's map) that WotC issued at Origins around the time of the Tomb of Annihilation 5e adventure. I think that promo kit included a map, dice, dice bag, and tumb ...
      Topic: Boxed Set Adventures
    grodog

    Replies: 42
    Views: 11630

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 27, 2023 8:30 pm   Subject: Re: Some more preface to the boxed set
    Before I dive into the pros and cons of the adventure itself, there are some additional materials I want to cover.

    In addition, there was an in-game artifacts available that supplemented the RttToH ...
      Topic: Names derived from deities
    grodog

    Replies: 19
    Views: 5553

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 22, 2023 7:12 pm   Subject: Re: Names derived from deities
    But then where do the authors of Oerth material get their names? I figure they might not all have a unified idea on how to develop names like posts in this thread are suggesting.

    Allan and others c ...
      Topic: Vilharian, an Elder Sword of the Suel Imperium?
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3011

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 17, 2023 8:55 pm   Subject: Re: Vilharian, an Elder Sword of the Suel Imperium?
    Have you featured the legendary sword Vilharian IYC?

    Other than Gary's mention of it from the Silent Ones article you mentioned in LGJ#4 (which I'd reread semi-recently for some campaign planning), ...
      Topic: Names derived from deities
    grodog

    Replies: 19
    Views: 5553

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 09, 2023 8:03 pm   Subject: Re: Names derived from deities
    In developing my current campaign,

    Ooooh, tell us more, Marc! :D

    I've been collecting names, using

    A great idea. I've tried to avoid contemporary names in my campaigns, and tend to simply ...
      Topic: Third Party GH Adventures
    grodog

    Replies: 13
    Views: 5255

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 09, 2023 6:39 pm   Subject: Third Party GH Adventures
    Other 3PP of Greyhawk materials include:

    1. Rob Kuntz (mentioned by Joe above): Rob's published under his own imprints (Creations Unlmited, Pied Piper Publishing, Three Line Studio), as well as th ...
      Topic: Best of Other Magazines
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 9205

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 01, 2023 9:55 pm   Subject: Best of Other Magazines
    More recently, I loved AFS and & Magazine (both RIP). And of course Footprints and Oerth Journal are still going.

    Gygax Magazine was too heavy on the nostalgia for my taste and Fight On! was a ...
      Topic: Slavery on the Wild Coast
    grodog

    Replies: 16
    Views: 4596

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 01, 2023 9:52 pm   Subject: Re: Slavery on the Wild Coast
    A topic I know has been hashed out before is Who were the Slave Lords selling slaves to?

    In addition to surface-world markets, the drow are connected to A2's Stockade, and they seem to have a need ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk Module Index
    grodog

    Replies: 4
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Wed Feb 01, 2023 6:45 pm   Subject: Living Greyhawk Module Index
    Great! I'll send you the link.

    Yes, I actually looked at the Collector's Guide and the spreadsheet and tried to reconcile the two along with RPGGEEK and actual copies.

    Got the file, thanks! I'l ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk Module Index
    grodog

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4626

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2023 2:34 pm   Subject: Living Greyhawk Module Index
    I'd love a copy of the updated file, and can also pass it along to Gary for extra visibility.

    bookclubsignup2---Have you also looked at Echohawk's LG listing at https://www.enworld.org/threads/grey ...
      Topic: Chronology between GDQ et T1-4
    grodog

    Replies: 12
    Views: 4021

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 08, 2023 1:10 pm   Subject: Chronology between GDQ et T1-4
    Doesn't that mean GDQ happens before T1-4 ?
    I am not totally convinced by the articles of Joe Bloch who wants these sentences to refer to the betrayal of the Eilservs.

    What do you think ?

    Yes, ...
      Topic: Boxed Set Adventures
    grodog

    Replies: 42
    Views: 11630

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2022 9:18 pm   Subject: Re: Boxed Set Adventures

    My point in all this exposition is that Greyhawk had a history of having epic sized boxed sets of products that detailed either the world, or a major region. Those items are legendary in this commu ...
      Topic: Name that woodland
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3096

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 29, 2022 3:17 pm   Subject: Name that woodland
    There are a few other small, unnamed woods, generally in proximity to other larger timberlands that they've presumably separated from over time due to logging or whatever.

    The forest you mention is ...
      Topic: The Prophecy of the Six and the Twelve
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3222

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 27, 2022 12:58 pm   Subject: The Prophecy of the Six and the Twelve

    In my Silver Wolf stories, I've had both Luna Roas Del Cranden and other clerics cast divinations multiple times. They come out as Nostradamus-like quatrains because the gods want their followers to ...
      Topic: The Prophecy of the Six and the Twelve
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3222

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 25, 2022 9:14 am   Subject: The Prophecy of the Six and the Twelve
    The PCs in my Greyhawk campaign retrieved a prophecy from an Astral repository for the priesthood of Celestian: https://grodog.blogspot.com/2022/11/the-prophecy-of-the-six-and-the-twelve.html

    I lov ...
      Topic: Adapting the Enemy Within to Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 22
    Views: 9481

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2022 9:41 am   Subject: Adapting the Enemy Within to Greyhawk
    There's some excellent behind-the-scenes peeks at The Enemy Within series' development, lost episodes, manuscripts, etc. as well as related WFRPG content in the blog at https://awesomeliesblog.wordpre ...
      Topic: Adventure Paths from Dungeon Magazine
    grodog

    Replies: 40
    Views: 23312

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2022 9:38 am   Subject: Adventure Paths from Dungeon Magazine
    Maybe add Maure Castle to your list of mini-APs to review too? :D

    Allan.
      Topic: Best of the Dragon Archive Issues
    grodog

    Replies: 36
    Views: 33638

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2022 5:52 pm   Subject: Re: Animals - mundane and otherwise

    If your characters are going to the Vault of the Drow, I recommend reading the article on souping up the basic spider in Issue 67. Spring a couple of these non-traditional spiders on your party to ...
      Topic: Contract with Assassins' Guild
    grodog

    Replies: 15
    Views: 4628

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2022 5:49 pm   Subject: Contract with Assassins' Guild
    Probably depends on the nature of the contract :D

    Allan.
      Topic: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 11
    Views: 68669

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 27, 2022 6:10 pm   Subject: Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk
    I have several related questions, as I've contemplated running an all-Castle Greyhawk-all-the-time campaign whenever my Age of Worms campaign finishes up.

    1) People always say that WG7 Castle Greyh ...
      Topic: Ravages of the Mind
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3481

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 25, 2022 6:49 pm   Subject: Ravages of the Mind
    Thanks, Allan,

    You're welcome, hopefully it's some useful context.

    I hope this scenario gets published or becomes available at some point, along with L6 & whatever else he left behind.

    Th ...
      Topic: Ravages of the Mind
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3481

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 25, 2022 3:56 am   Subject: Ravages of the Mind
    I have a high-level play summary from Virtual GreyhawkCon 3 on my blog at https://grodog.blogspot.com/2022/10/grodogs-virtual-greyhawk-con-3-report.html

    Allan.
      Topic: The Legacy fleet
    grodog

    Replies: 12
    Views: 3978

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 07, 2022 9:57 am   Subject: The Legacy fleet
    Gary---

    Did you incorporate any of Tal-Meta's Sunelan Coast into your maps and history here?

    I've always liked his work on that region :D

    Allan.
      Topic: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4264

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 16, 2022 1:03 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    Allan, from what others have said online, I don't think that's true. But I also heard that City Encounters might be his NEXT kickstarter.

    Thanks for clarifying! :)

    Allan.
      Topic: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4264

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2022 8:05 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    IIRC, Matt said at GaryCon that he would be incorporating City Encounters into the new Tome of Adventure design Kickstarter, which has 3 more days to go: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/adventur ...
      Topic: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4264

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 08, 2022 6:54 pm   Subject: City of Greyhawk random encounter table?
    I can’t think of any published tables offhand, either, but the following resources should be helpful in rounding out any encounter tables you build on your own:

    - 1e DMG
    - Cities by Midkemia Press ...
      Topic: Eclavdra's level in GDQ1-7
    grodog

    Replies: 7
    Views: 9807

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 13, 2022 2:19 pm   Subject: Eclavdra's level in GDQ1-7
    It’s definitely something you’ll need to decide for your game. I’ve used both, depending on how you view/depict the drow in general.

    The 1e MM mentions them as (emphasis added):

    Drow: The “Blac ...
      Topic: Jason Zavoda RIP
    grodog

    Replies: 16
    Views: 70217

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 08, 2022 2:19 pm   Subject: Jason Zavoda RIP
    Paul Stormberg and I are starting to work on a permanent resource/compilation for Jason's many Greyhawk contributions, and I'm hopeful that we'll find a good home for it on GreyhawkOnline.

    Allan.
      Topic: Which Greyhawk City/Town would you most like to see detailed
    grodog

    Replies: 22
    Views: 6785

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 08, 2022 2:17 pm   Subject: Which Greyhawk City/Town would you most like to see detailed
    So many options!

    I supposed I'd go with some of these from a "place you can adventure in" POV (based on 576 CY):

    - Rauxes
    - Hesuel Ilshar, the Scarlet Brotherhood capital
    - the olven City of G ...
      Topic: City of Summer Stars and Hunger
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 3789

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 15, 2021 5:45 pm   Subject: City of Summer Stars and Hunger
    Eric—

    If you’re looking for interesting ways to play out the Faerie-like aspects of the mythal (I think that was the term in Myth Drannor?), you might also look at the Ars Magica rules for regio fr ...
      Topic: The Frost Giant Jarl - Grugnur's Lament - Part 1
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 1:02 pm   Subject: The Frost Giant Jarl - Grugnur's Lament - Part 1
    Sounds good Jason, definitely looking forward to it!

    Did you ever compile a final version of Nosnra's Saga BITD? I thought I maybe had one on Kindle from you, as well as some versions saved manual ...
      Topic: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    grodog

    Replies: 6
    Views: 7729

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:57 am   Subject: A SWARM of Articles are incoming!!!
    Thanks---glad to see the new content :D

    Allan.
      Topic: The Frost Giant Jarl - Grugnur's Lament - Part 1
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:56 am   Subject: The Frost Giant Jarl - Grugnur's Lament - Part 1
    Yay!

    Does this pick up directly after the conclusion of Nosnra's Sage, Jason? The last versions I had read had them wander off from the Steading into the caves with Tharizdun-like temples, but I ...
      Topic: Reimagining Greyhawk
    grodog

    Replies: 1
    Views: 5050

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Heresy!   Posted: Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:03 pm   Subject: Reimagining Greyhawk
    I think Greyhawk is much better off in the hands of the fans anyway :)

    Here’s a link to perhaps my favorite fan-created change to the setting—-Montand’s old fall to creative action (the second half ...
      Topic: What are the best 1e modules?
    grodog

    Replies: 26
    Views: 30842

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Tue Sep 28, 2021 6:01 pm   Subject: What are the best 1e modules?
    Here's my list of favorite D&D adventures:

    My updated list of favorites: https://grodog.blogspot.com/2018/05/these-are-few-of-my-favorite-things.html

    Allan.
      Topic: Duchy of Urnst
    grodog

    Replies: 9
    Views: 9022

    PostForum: Touring the Flanaess   Posted: Mon Sep 13, 2021 5:19 pm   Subject: Duchy of Urnst
    I’d love a copy of the files, and perhaps we can host them on CF! or Greyhawk Resources on FB, GHO, etc., too?

    Allan.
      Topic: Regional Products of the Flanaess By Nation (Expanded)
    grodog

    Replies: 7
    Views: 3506

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 13, 2021 5:15 pm   Subject: Regional Products of the Flanaess By Nation (Expanded)
    Thanks Jason!—-Henry and I spent some time building out the import/export resources for our new Nesser-delta settlement and surrounding trading partners.

    Will be happy to compare to your most-rece ...
      Topic: Updated populations of the countries of the Flanaess
    grodog

    Replies: 1
    Views: 2834

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 07, 2021 8:45 pm   Subject: Updated populations of the countries of the Flanaess
    Very cool, thanks Richard!

    Allan.
      Topic: Coming soon: Ghosts of Saltmarsh minis
    grodog

    Replies: 3
    Views: 4334

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 24, 2021 1:15 pm   Subject: Coming soon: Ghosts of Saltmarsh minis
    I don’t think I’ve seen any multi-armed sahuagin minis either, and I’m surprised that Otherworld hasn’t done one, given their fidelity to 1e. I’ll ping Richard about it :)

    Allan.
      Topic: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    grodog

    Replies: 8
    Views: 5187

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 24, 2021 12:56 pm   Subject: organizational details for Greyhawk Thieves Guild
    I have some notes about halfling crime families in Greyhawk for my current campaigns, following in the Finieous Fingers tradition. (And I incorporated a certain halfling prince from White Plume Mounta ...
      Topic: Heraldry builder site
    grodog

    Replies: 1
    Views: 2596

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 11, 2021 7:07 am   Subject: Heraldry builder site
    Anthony Huso posted a cool site that allows you to build heraldry at the elements level, and I thought it might catch folks' eye: https://www.thebluebard.com/post/ravens-fell-heraldry

    Allan.
      Topic: Best of Other Magazines
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 9205

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 19, 2021 12:55 pm   Subject: Best of Other Magazines
    There were a zillion little zines devoted to D&D in the UK; here’s a partial listing: https://tomeoftreasures.com/tot_fanzines/a_fanzine_home.htm

    Allan.
      Topic: Monster Mythology Update Project
    grodog

    Replies: 133
    Views: 102504

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:45 am   Subject: Re: Alathrien Druanna, the Rune Mistress
    A minor, nearly forgotten member of the Seldarine,

    Ooooh, that's a fun one, Jeff! I'm not previously-familiar with Alathrien Druanna.

    Allan.
      Topic: 3e Drow of the Underdark
    grodog

    Replies: 5
    Views: 5194

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 24, 2021 9:38 pm   Subject: Re: Vault of the Drow in OJ
    Do not forget in the Oerth Journal Number 14 was an in depth article on Erelhei-Cinlu. I think it was for third edition.

    It was indeed, by our very own Russell "manicmidwife" Bird :D

    Allan.
      Topic: Best of Other Magazines
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 9205

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 23, 2021 11:27 am   Subject: Re: Polyhedron
    If Dragon and Dungeon were sister publications, then Polyhedron is their cousin.

    An incomplete index of Polyhedron issues was published by WotC BITD, and I've got it stored on my site at http://www ...
      Topic: Greyhawk 2017: Year in Review
    grodog

    Replies: 15
    Views: 21172

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 23, 2021 11:25 am   Subject: Greyhawk 2017: Year in Review
    Any updates for 2019+ in the works, vestcoat? :D

    Allan.
      Topic: Best of Other Magazines
    grodog

    Replies: 21
    Views: 9205

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2021 12:39 pm   Subject: Best of Other Magazines
    I list a few specific issues on my web site at http://www.greyhawkonline.com/grodog/gh_dungeon_adventures.html#general but there are undoubtedly others worth checking out.

    Allan.
      Topic: POSTFEST: Greyhawk’s Underdark
    grodog

    Replies: 19
    Views: 35055

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:09 am   Subject: POSTFEST: Greyhawk’s Underdark
    I submitted my AD&D/1e events for the North Texas RPG Con in June, and they're drowic in nature :D

    ==
    Treachery in Erelehi-Cinlu!

    The drowic sage Erastoriûl Ka’arndrik has betrayed your mas ...
     
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