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      Topic: Broken search function?
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 54
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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue May 12, 2020 2:22 am   Subject: Broken search function?
    Posting this here instead of opening a second topic.

    Having a similar problem: Search function works, but only the first page of results displays. If I click on any of the pages beyond the first, I ...
      Topic: Raphael's account banned accidentally?
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 1636

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:50 pm   Subject: Raphael's account banned accidentally?
    FTR, "Raphael" and "Rafael" are two different people. Smile Rafael - Le Noir Faineant - still visits this place, occasionally, and has no problems logging in. Smile - Allan knows the broader con ...
      Topic: R.I.P. Carl Sargent (Sept 12, 2018)
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 14
    Views: 4865

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:25 am   Subject: R.I.P. Carl Sargent (Sept 12, 2018)
    A great loss. Perhaps the single most talented setting writer of all time. Certainly, my personal favorite; some of you might recall that my very first screen name in the D&D community was "Ivid"; ...
      Topic: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 116
    Views: 49704

    PostForum: Expedition to the Land of Black Ice   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 3:31 am   Subject: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    'Twas me. K, you might want to ask Cebrion to disable guest posting on your board. Right now, the game is young, but, over time, such things can be a risk. Smile
      Topic: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 116
    Views: 49704

    PostForum: Expedition to the Land of Black Ice   Posted: Mon May 02, 2016 9:12 am   Subject: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Lamashtu,

    Very well, then. Dispense with the Owlbear and go straight to the Tarrasque!!! :o


    -- K.

    Wait... *is* there a plush Tarrasque?!

    Shocked

    I... I see that morale has not inc ...
      Topic: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 116
    Views: 49704

    PostForum: Expedition to the Land of Black Ice   Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 8:13 am   Subject: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Just a small heads-up: I received your message today, K. Smile Suffice to say that when I said that I was a Greyhawk mainstay, that also involved some knowledge of the technical pitfalls the site b ...
      Topic: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 116
    Views: 49704

    PostForum: Expedition to the Land of Black Ice   Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2016 11:16 pm   Subject: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Cool, thanks! Smile Will reply later today. Smile
      Topic: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 116
    Views: 49704

    PostForum: Expedition to the Land of Black Ice   Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2016 12:29 pm   Subject: Character Roster & OOC Thread
    Hey, folks!

    Need another player? - I just stumbled over the game, and I think I'd be happy to join in, or lurk. Smile
      Topic: Aliador Sourcebook Update
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 7
    Views: 5722

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 10, 2016 11:13 pm   Subject: Aliador Sourcebook Update
    Hey, guys!

    Since I recently received a PM on this project, perhaps not a bad time to tell you what became of it, ten years later. Smile

    Well, I finished it, and I have some 40+ pages of notes ...
      Topic: Greyhawk 2015: Year in Review
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 15
    Views: 15941

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 10, 2016 9:27 pm   Subject: Greyhawk 2015: Year in Review
    Sweet list, man, thanks! Smile
      Topic: Christopher Perkins hints to WORLD OF GREYHAWK 5TH EDITION?
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 7091

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2014 1:18 pm   Subject: Christopher Perkins hints to WORLD OF GREYHAWK 5TH EDITION?
    The upcoming adventure by Sasquatch Studios looks like bastardized ToEE. This is what I was referring to:

    http://community.wizards.com/forum/product-and-general-dd-discussions/threads/4129566

    Gi ...
      Topic: Christopher Perkins hints to WORLD OF GREYHAWK 5TH EDITION?
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 7091

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 18, 2014 9:57 pm   Subject: Christopher Perkins hints to WORLD OF GREYHAWK 5TH EDITION?
    Came here because of these news.

    Personally, I also don' think this is happening because of a relaunch of the setting, but perhaps because of the wonky Tharizdun/Elder Elemental Eye crossover WotC ...
      Topic: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 10142

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:32 am   Subject: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    (I am exaggerating about the temperature. ;) )
      Topic: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 10142

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:31 am   Subject: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Hey! :)

    I am running this as an open game (new players are always accepted, all members can play) for the Würfelmeister RPG club in my old hometown of Würzburg, Germany.

    I run about one session ...
      Topic: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 10, 2014 5:18 am   Subject: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Aaah, so awesome! Happy
      Topic: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 10, 2014 5:09 am   Subject: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Yes! That one it is! Thank you very much! :)
      Topic: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2014 7:19 am   Subject: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Maps of all the regions, BASED on this map.
      Topic: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2014 5:58 am   Subject: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Sorry for the heavy editing, my Greyhawkian is rusty. :)
      Topic: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2014 5:53 am   Subject: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    The pronlem being, I don't specifically remember:

    I think there was a user on the board who mapped the entire of the Western Oerth - and beyond - in very close detail. I mean the entirety of the C ...
      Topic: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 7977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2014 1:45 am   Subject: That magnificient bastard* who did the maps for the lands...
    ...Outside of the Flanaess, who was he, and how can I get my greedy paws on these nerdful treasures? Smile

    Thank you,

    Rafe
      Topic: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 10142

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 23, 2014 9:38 pm   Subject: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    BFRPG might well be what I'll be going for. :)

    Also, RAAAAAAAAAAAAH. Donald, of course. It's 0637 over here. Not fresh, my brain, yet.

    Coffeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee...
      Topic: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 10142

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 22, 2014 10:15 pm   Subject: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    I have a wargaming book by David Featherstone floating around, from, I think, 1975.

    I think I'll build a campaign around one or two of those historical maps. Smile
      Topic: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 10142

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 21, 2014 9:40 am   Subject: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Wow, thanks for the input, guys. It's a bit early for me to say how I'll apply some of this... But I will. :)
      Topic: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 10142

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 10, 2014 5:30 am   Subject: A Military-Themed Campaign in the Great Kingdom
    Hi all,

    I'll be running a Black-Company like game in a setting very much like the Southern Aerdy pretty soon; given the history of the setting, and the history of the Greyhawk Wars, how would you s ...
      Topic: Dungeons of Castle Blackmoor
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 7383

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 28, 2014 3:49 am   Subject: Dungeons of Castle Blackmoor
    Not meant as a cheap plug, but do you know about this board:

    http://blackmoor.mystara.net/forums/viewforum.php?f=75

    As to running a good Greyhawk campaign in Blackmoor, not a big deal. The OD&am ...
      Topic: Those Standing Stones in the East of the Aerdi...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4199

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 24, 2013 4:39 pm   Subject: Those Standing Stones in the East of the Aerdi...
    I think those are indeed the ones I was looking for! Thank you... And while I am on it, merry Christmas! :)
      Topic: Those Standing Stones in the East of the Aerdi...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4199

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 24, 2013 8:24 am   Subject: Those Standing Stones in the East of the Aerdi...
    Thank you! ...I dimly recall it was in some sort of freeby, even, from the old TSR/Wizbro site.

    Could that be the Cauldron, perhaps?
      Topic: Those Standing Stones in the East of the Aerdi...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4199

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 22, 2013 11:31 pm   Subject: Those Standing Stones in the East of the Aerdi...
    ...What was their name?

    Smile

    I think they were located either on the Eastern coast of the Aerdy,
    or perhaps on one the islands of the Sea Baronies.

    I am also not sure where they were d ...
      Topic: Greytalk- How to join in, plus Q & A.
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 53
    Views: 40748

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2013 7:51 pm   Subject: Greytalk- How to join in, plus Q & A.
    When's the next meetup? I'll look to be there, then. :)
      Topic: Greytalk- How to join in, plus Q & A.
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 53
    Views: 40748

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2013 10:49 am   Subject: Greytalk- How to join in, plus Q & A.
    Is Greytalk still going on? I wouldn't mind to attend a chat one of these days. :)
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 682
    Views: 410053

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2013 5:52 am   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    In contact with Anna. :) Thanks, Galen! :)
      Topic: Fire the Canon! Issue 1!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 11946

    PostForum: Canonfire! Chronicles   Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2013 9:46 pm   Subject: Fire the Canon! Issue 1!
    Ah, good to know. Greyhawk is still, in many ways, the base for my entire roleplaying, and it's sad to see it is slowly fading without official support. CF is certainly doing a brilliant job in slowin ...
      Topic: Fire the Canon! Issue 1!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 11946

    PostForum: Canonfire! Chronicles   Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2013 9:32 pm   Subject: Fire the Canon! Issue 1!
    Shush, I have done so little to make this project happen, I feel like Neal Gaiman. Evil Grin

    I had no idea the CFC was in some sort a response to the OJ slowing down; from now on, whenever you have ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 682
    Views: 410053

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2013 1:31 pm   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Annaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa... Would you mind doing some comission work for this poor writer monkey?

    I'd send a PM, but this way, you can simply write "no", without being impolite.
    But I have been looking ...
      Topic: %^$##(*&!@ signature
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 12
    Views: 9429

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2013 1:29 pm   Subject: %^$##(*&!@ signature
    Same problem here for me. Plz to fix thx bai.
      Topic: Fire the Canon! Issue 1!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 13
    Views: 11946

    PostForum: Canonfire! Chronicles   Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2013 1:13 pm   Subject: Fire the Canon! Issue 1!
    THAT IS ONE BEAUTIFUL SEAL ON THE COVER

    I WONDER WHO WAS THE LINGUISTIC GENIUS WHO PUT THAT PHRASE IN LATIN

    Razz
      Topic: Ivid the Undying - final version
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 2
    Views: 6440

    PostForum: Published Material Reviews & Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 29, 2013 12:03 am   Subject: Ivid the Undying - final version
    Printed this one, and bound it. The most prized possession in my gaming library, perhaps:

    http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w151/Des_the_Blackmoorian/DSC_0029.jpg

    More pictures here:

    http:// ...
      Topic: The Tower of Azal'Lan
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 11
    Views: 10226

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 28, 2013 11:21 am   Subject: The Tower of Azal'Lan
    This is just so awesome! Thanks for sharing this, Dave! Happy
      Topic: False Iuz's
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 14
    Views: 8337

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 28, 2013 11:13 am   Subject: False Iuz's
    *Subscribes.*

    Outside from any jokes, has this been done? Smile
      Topic: We need an English-to-Latin Translation help!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 1
    Views: 1392

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 04, 2013 1:21 am   Subject: We need an English-to-Latin Translation help!
    Nom nom.

    PM sent.
      Topic: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 9:02 am   Subject: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Shocked Happy


    Cool, many thanks, Rasgon! In the meantime, I have started working on something on my own - let's see if I can present it to you over the weekend! Smile
      Topic: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 3:47 am   Subject: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Yeah, that one might do the trick! Smile Thank you!

    But, really, aren't there at least B&W maps from the Flanaess?

    That might be another way to get there... Smile
      Topic: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 7:03 am   Subject: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    On second thought... Isn't there something out there that is a bit more printer-friendly?

    Like, I think I saw a black & white map somewhere, many, many years ago...
      Topic: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 6:28 am   Subject: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Shocked Wow, what an awesome collection! Happy Happy Happy

    Thanks, Ceb! Smile
      Topic: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3896

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 3:48 am   Subject: Blank Map/Player Map of the Great Kingdom
    Hi all,

    So, today, I am looking for, as the title says, a blank map of the Great Kingdom?

    Like, my English fails me here, a blank map where only the geographical features are lined out,
    but wi ...
      Topic: Happy Labor Day: Your Career
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 15
    Views: 11213

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:06 am   Subject: Happy Labor Day: Your Career
    Okay, so does anyone on CF! not, in some way, work with kids? Laughing

    Once I win the paper war against the Barovian, errh, Bavarian government,
    I will hopefully become a teacher in Munich next yea ...
      Topic: Thanks for letting me join the forums.
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 13149

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2012 9:04 pm   Subject: Thanks for letting me join the forums.
    BTW, taking this chance for some cheap man-hug moment.

    I LOVE this board. I post little, and it has been ages since I actually played a game that was even vaguely related to Greyhawk, but I still e ...
      Topic: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 7028

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 1:34 pm   Subject: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    Wow, that's a great find! Smile Another mystery solved. Smile
      Topic: Who's with me?
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 32
    Views: 12095

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:31 am   Subject: Who's with me?
    http://img-fan.theonering.net/~rolozo/images/hildebrandt/ghan.jpg



    We will make HATE to them!
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:23 am   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    ...I actually think this is a very nice toad.

    http://www.canonfire.com/cf//modules/Forums/images/avatars/2479851314f590092c1352.png
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:35 am   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    RAAAAAAAAAAAAAH.

    What a disappointment!
    I have had about ENOUGH of Wizbro!

    Villagers, get forks and torches!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lypec7N-9i0
      Topic: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 7028

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2012 8:30 am   Subject: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    I think it's a wordplay on "wiccan", actually.

    The name "wokan" is a surname from Germany, but apparently it derrives from an old word for "racketeer". So, it doesn't seem to make much sense.

    Bu ...
      Topic: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 7028

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:05 pm   Subject: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    We're having a discussion over at the CBI about Blackmoor in the Stone Age, and talk has been about what role bards (oral traditions of magic) have in more primitive societies.

    I think I will link ...
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 10:10 pm   Subject: Re: "re-birth" setting

    Yeah, I meant that (as you said earlier in the thread) they've been talking about this for months now. More information here: http://www.wizards.com/DnD/Article.aspx?x=dnd/bookwyrms/20120605

    And, ...
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 11:28 am   Subject: Re: "re-birth" setting
    Although, I'm not entirely certain whether Ed ever wrote "spellplague" stuff for 4e D&D.


    He did, both for the digital version of Dragon Magazine (among other things, he helped design New Abe ...
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 6:04 am   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Wow, morty, Valkaun Dain, Nellisir, what a reunion! Smile

    In all seriousness, I place my bet on Mystara, on one hand, because all along with D&D Next, "basic" has been a key term in the Wiz ...
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 7:35 am   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    No offense, please. I wanted to make a snarky joke, nothing more.
    I mean, it's not like Wizbro's company policy would not lend itself to it.Smile

    Personally, let me be your augury, I think unl ...
      Topic: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 99
    Views: 39085

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:55 am   Subject: " ... re-birth of a fantasy setting ..."
    It's Wizbro.

    Their "exciting news", usually as good as a drunken Irishman threatening you with a broken bottle.

    The logical assumption would be that they're bringing Greyhawk back. All other set ...
      Topic: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 22682

    PostForum: Far North Design Project   Posted: Sun Aug 05, 2012 1:56 am   Subject: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Actually, why is this so?

    Let's get things back on track! :)
      Topic: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 22682

    PostForum: Far North Design Project   Posted: Sun Aug 05, 2012 1:54 am   Subject: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Wow, I have crazy summoning skills. Welcome, viking!

    - Well, if you have to complain, you might have noticed that the original post is from 2008, to begin with... Smile
      Topic: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 20
    Views: 7028

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 30, 2012 4:13 am   Subject: Rhymers of Blackmoor
    Coming from the Arnesonian angle of things, I can report that this is not a creation from the FFC.

    The Arnesonian game had Wokans, though, that were some sorts of proto-Druids/Bards.
    So, there is ...
      Topic: Land of Black Ice
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4151

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 04, 2012 10:59 am   Subject: Land of Black Ice
    Happy Many thanks!

    ...And now, please, if you make all my wishes come true, I'd appreciate a new car, and a drunken and morally liberal blonde that wants to hear tales about my 12th level ranger! ...
      Topic: Land of Black Ice
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4151

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:11 am   Subject: Land of Black Ice
    I posted some speculations that might prove interesting for you on my blog some time ago:

    Sir,

    I wrote it here,I wrote it there, those Frenchies fear me everywhere...

    Okay, not that, exactly ...
      Topic: "Bane of the Shadowborn" in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 31, 2012 4:20 am   Subject: "Bane of the Shadowborn" in the Great Kingdom
    Thank you! :) I see that, but could one not try to hammer that in?

    For example, the state religion - what about making Belenus an aspect of Hextor? Smile Would fit into the ItU continuity...
      Topic: "Bane of the Shadowborn" in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2720

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 29, 2012 7:09 am   Subject: "Bane of the Shadowborn" in the Great Kingdom
    Hi all,

    So, some time this year, I want to run the old "Bane of the Shadowborn" adventure from... Letmesee... Dungeon #31.

    While it's a Ravenloft adventure, the accompanying novel is set in a "G ...
      Topic: Land of Black Ice
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4151

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 29, 2012 3:41 am   Subject: Land of Black Ice
    *Points to sig.*

    This is where google will most likely lead you.

    While Greyhawk's BM, and *the real* BM aren't quite the same,
    you will find that the Black Ice theme is recurring in our version ...
      Topic: There was this forum...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2303

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 19, 2012 9:17 pm   Subject: There was this forum...
    Happy Many thanks, oh gentle companion of Disney's cover page deer!

    Happy That was exactly the link I was looking for!

    Smile
      Topic: There was this forum...
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2303

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 19, 2012 9:44 am   Subject: There was this forum...
    Hey,

    A few years ago, there was this really big, location-based PBP forum for Greyhawk.

    I have no idea what it was called, any more.

    Is it still online, though?

    I'd like to have a look... ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess' Importance
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 14
    Views: 6538

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 08, 2012 11:11 pm   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess' Importance
    Now that I think of, another model I have used for the Elven dominion of Ravilla has been "The Timeless Forest" from "Record of Lodoss War"/"Sword World".

    If that specific gaming group ever comes t ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess' Importance
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 14
    Views: 6538

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 08, 2012 11:03 pm   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess' Importance
    For what it's worth, I once ran a PBP based on Chainmail's Ravilla domain.

    It was set as a part of Blackmoor's Great Kingdom, though, and drew A LOT upon the descriptions from the Adri Forest. Anot ...
      Topic: Greetings from the Comeback Inn - Blackmoor d20 Freebies!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 0
    Views: 2267

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Tue May 08, 2012 10:45 pm   Subject: Greetings from the Comeback Inn - Blackmoor d20 Freebies!
    Hi all,

    Didn't know where to post this, but thought it was of SOME relevance to my fellow Hawkers as well:


    So, you might remember that there was a Blackmoor d20 line that was pretty rad, and r ...
      Topic: Erypt Map
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 19
    Views: 9385

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:05 am   Subject: Erypt Map
    Notably, there are two instances when Gary worked on pseudo-African settings:

    1. Khemit, from Dangerous Journeys, and the "Necropolis" adventure.

    2. Aesheba, for New Infinities Publishing. Gary ...
      Topic: Empire of Lynn, Tharquish Empire, etc.
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 191
    Views: 118933

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2012 2:51 am   Subject: Empire of Lynn, Tharquish Empire, etc.
    This might be a rather lame question, but does anybody know if the series is available as a single tome?

    While it seems nice enough, I'd rather have one single volume than 14 or more different ones ...
      Topic: The Sundered Empire
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 7562

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2012 2:04 am   Subject: The Sundered Empire
    For what it's worth, I took Ravilla and ported it to Blackmoor.

    A few enhancements here and there, and we set our PBP game, "The Ghosts of Summer" there:

    http://blackmoor.mystara.us/forums/viewf ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 382
    Views: 191228

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Tue Feb 28, 2012 1:56 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed My apologies. My sense of humor, it is rather whacky...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 382
    Views: 191228

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Mon Feb 27, 2012 6:27 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    First Name? Rafael.
    Age? 29.
    Location? Madrid, Spain.
    When you started playing D&D? ...Uhm, 1991. Played more other games, though.
    where does your Forum Nick come from? From Walter Scott's cla ...
      Topic: Need details on these locations
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2956

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:46 am   Subject: Need details on these locations
    ...Or you could simply have asked me, goddamn viking! *Snorts.*

    What might be interesting for Havard, but what I can't really pinpoint any more, is:

    Wasn't there mention of the Egg of Coot or so ...
      Topic: WotC is reprinting the 1e Core Books (PH, DMG, MM)!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 24
    Views: 12759

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 9:56 am   Subject: WotC is reprinting the 1e Core Books (PH, DMG, MM)!
    I agree with you, and I think that it is a widely spread misconception that the problems that WotC had lately came from them essentially pissing of the oldschool crowd.

    Rather than that, I'd say th ...
      Topic: WotC is reprinting the 1e Core Books (PH, DMG, MM)!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 24
    Views: 12759

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 8:51 am   Subject: WotC is reprinting the 1e Core Books (PH, DMG, MM)!
    I am psyched about this anyway.

    To be honest, since the release of 3.5, WotC has gradually and deliberately worsened its relationship to the fan base. At least that is my impression.

    This looks ...
      Topic: Northern Warfare
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 1
    Views: 4463

    PostForum: Far North Design Project   Posted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 6:04 am   Subject: Northern Warfare
    Vile necro is vile.

    There was the adventure for LG, "The Fright at Tristor",
    ofLiving Greyhawk fame, that dealt with a white dragon and him rising an army to invade the pale.
    Could this be rela ...
      Topic: Signature options broken!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3968

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:54 am   Subject: Signature options broken!
    Ah, thank you very much, Cebrion!

    (Well, it's a bit late, but nonetheless. Smile )

    Now, very obviously, it works! Smile
      Topic: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 22682

    PostForum: Far North Design Project   Posted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:33 am   Subject: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Also, this forum is pretty cool. I shall spend more time here, again. Smile
      Topic: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 22682

    PostForum: Far North Design Project   Posted: Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:31 am   Subject: The Egg of Coot - Long Post
    How come my good friend Havard is not here? Smile

    If you want to go setting-wild, consider king Ovar (!!!) from the world of Kalibruhn as the human predecessor to the Egg. (The FFC/Dave Arneson ...
      Topic: Signature options broken!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3968

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Mon Jan 09, 2012 9:38 pm   Subject: Signature options broken!
    Now, I tried HTML, and it doesn't work either. Cry
      Topic: Signature options broken!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 3
    Views: 3968

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Mon Jan 09, 2012 9:34 pm   Subject: Signature options broken!
    Hey all,

    Has been some time since I last dropped here.

    Now, I wanted to set up a new signature, and it somehow doesn't work.

    I wanted to put in this text:

    [url=http://blackmoor.mys ...
      Topic: "5th" Edition
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 91
    Views: 36321

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 09, 2012 8:41 pm   Subject: "5th" Edition
    4e was truly bad. So, I hope 5e will be better.

    Also, I very much that Wizbro copies White Wolf's marketing example and releases, oh, what that would be of a joy, a print-on-demand-sale for OOP boo ...
      Topic: 4E Red Hand of Doom Solitaire - Set in Sterich
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 107
    Views: 99083

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Tue Jun 08, 2010 6:27 pm   Subject: 4E Red Hand of Doom Solitaire - Set in Sterich
    Smile Very interesting! Thanks for the clarification. I might come to try this one some time. Seems like a good enough preparation for DMing larger modules, and one that is not at all as tedious as ...
      Topic: the Return of Elemental Evil
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 6
    Views: 4206

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 08, 2010 7:54 am   Subject: the Return of Elemental Evil
    Scotty G had a forum up that had a very elaborated attempt to a ToEE MEGA-campaign.

    I don't have the link, nor do I know if it's up any more, but this would definitely the best place to start, IMO.
      Topic: Shameless Self-Promotion/The Last Fantasy Campaign
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 6
    Views: 24218

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Mon Jun 07, 2010 4:35 pm   Subject: Shameless Self-Promotion/The Last Fantasy Campaign
    Hey all!

    Didn't know where to put this, so, sorry if I am in the wrong place.

    We at Blackmoor's "Canonfire", "The Comeback Inn", are running an epilogue/tribute game to the setting, pompously ti ...
      Topic: 4E Red Hand of Doom Solitaire - Set in Sterich
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 107
    Views: 99083

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Mon Jun 07, 2010 4:21 pm   Subject: 4E Red Hand of Doom Solitaire - Set in Sterich
    Coooooooooooool read. But what is the Mythic Engine?! You lose me there.
      Topic: Timeline of the Great Kingdom/Ratik
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2327

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:16 am   Subject: Timeline of the Great Kingdom/Ratik
    Happy Happy Happy

    Yeah, that's the one! Thank you very much! Smile

    CF should definitely ask the author if they can host it! It's one of the most useful resources for my own Greyhawk gam ...
      Topic: Timeline of the Great Kingdom/Ratik
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2327

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 22, 2010 4:18 am   Subject: Timeline of the Great Kingdom/Ratik
    Happy Hehe, yeah, but the problem is, the board admin there doesn't confirm my registration.

    I must say, my google-fu failed, though I dimly remember I got it from CF back in the day.
      Topic: Timeline of the Great Kingdom/Ratik
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2327

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 22, 2010 1:35 am   Subject: Timeline of the Great Kingdom/Ratik
    Hi all,

    1. A few years ago, a most excellent piece text was hosted by CF called "Timeline of the Great Kingdom".

    I fail to find it right now, though - can someone please point me to the exact do ...
      Topic: The Oerth Journal #25 is unleashed!
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 10
    Views: 9550

    PostForum: The Oerth Journal   Posted: Sat Jan 16, 2010 3:41 am   Subject: The Oerth Journal #25 is unleashed!
    Smile Nice!

    I am really always marvelled how good the work is that you do!

    Hell, I'd pay money for this under other circumstances!
      Topic: "The Lost City of Barakus" in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3644

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:33 am   Subject: "The Lost City of Barakus" in the Great Kingdom
    I ran a LCoB campaign a few years ago. Replaced Endhome with Atirr, which worked marvelously well.

    So did a pal of mine, who sent me his maps just yesterday.

    I guess I'll follow his example, ev ...
      Topic: "The Lost City of Barakus" in the Great Kingdom
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3644

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 04, 2009 2:25 am   Subject: "The Lost City of Barakus" in the Great Kingdom
    Good morning,

    Long time, no see.

    Looks that, after a few year-long escapes into the Mists of Ravenloft,
    my next home game will be set in the WoG again.

    I plan to run the classic Necromancer ...
      Topic: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 58
    Views: 25463

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 13, 2009 12:42 am   Subject: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Good point. I doubt that these tactics will pay out, though.

    In the last few years, Wizbro has gained most of its publicity by remaking/relaunching/rebooting old franchises, not exactly because of ...
      Topic: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 58
    Views: 25463

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 12, 2009 2:21 am   Subject: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Ivid,

    *snip*

    Good point. I doubt that these tactics will pay out, though.

    In the last few years, Wizbro has gained most of its publicity by remaking/relaunching/rebooting old franchises, not ...
      Topic: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 58
    Views: 25463

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:29 pm   Subject: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    What rasgon has said.

    Apart from that, just because I think there have been some very good ideas in this thread, but I am alltogether a lazy person, I'd like to quote what I wrote on another messag ...
      Topic: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Le Noir Faineant

    Replies: 58
    Views: 25463

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 8:18 am   Subject: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    Smile

    A lot of possible events are coming to my mind.

    Re-licensing of the materials the older editions, maybe.
    An update to 4.5.
    A flatrate on oldschool books for DI subscribers.

    Or, muc ...
     
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