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      Topic: Now that Dark Sun has been announced
    NathanBrazil

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Tue Jun 15, 2010 10:32 pm   Subject: Now that Dark Sun has been announced
    If you look at the WotC catalog on their website, they are also releasing Gamma World using 4E rules in December. So a 4E Greyhawk book is even further away.
      Topic: d20 Future
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 4
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Tue Jun 15, 2010 10:06 pm   Subject: d20 Future
    Ooh, haven't been here in a while. I would tend to agree about not using the rule system of D20 Modern/Future. The scaling of magic is main one one not to. Magic as a combat spell ends at 5th level ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Through a 4th Edition Darkly (Gencon)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 22
    Views: 12322

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 18, 2008 7:31 pm   Subject: Greyhawk Through a 4th Edition Darkly (Gencon)
    One issue with advancing the Oerthian timeline is that we know that the future of Oerth has very little magic, at least compared to the current (i.e. CY 570's-590's) era. I can't remember when the Gr ...
      Topic: The inspiration for the Wanderer (and the Spectre)?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4975

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2006 11:03 pm   Subject: Perhaps more than one meaning?
    The Spectre is the outermost planet in Greyspace...
      Topic: Met Alpha- Barrier Peaks/Tamoachan Redux
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 25
    Views: 15308

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2006 10:55 pm   Subject: Met Alpha- Barrier Peaks/Tamoachan Redux
    Isn't there a ship in Greyspace wanderning about the edge of the crystal sphere that people find from time to time? What is the deal with that object?
      Topic: Comets & Astrology
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 36
    Views: 18845

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2006 10:49 pm   Subject: Comets & Astrology
    If you accept Greyspace/Spelljammer
    A.Comets could come from the "Grinder" asteroid field. Objects knocked out of orbit, could crash into Oerth at high speeds
    B.Objects dropped from space might app ...
      Topic: Canon
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 46
    Views: 20640

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 05, 2006 11:52 pm   Subject: Canon
    If you are looking for canon everyone agrees to, it should be treated like a book I read as a child El Caldo con Piedras (Stone Soup) where the abuela (grandmother) is going to make un caldo grande (l ...
      Topic: Expedition to the Demonweb Pits in 2007!
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2549

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2006 11:03 pm   Subject: Expedition to the Demonweb Pits in 2007!
    I was looking at future WotC releases at amazon.com and found
    http://www.amazon.com/Expedition-Demonweb-Pits-D-Supplement/dp/0786940387/sr=1-5/qid=1159510077/ref=sr_1_5/102-7200076-7457714?ie=UTF8&am ...
      Topic: Marriage and the Marchioness
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 66
    Views: 30693

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2006 10:53 pm   Subject: Marriage and the Marchioness
    Does it help that Fiendish Codex mentions Lolth's gate to and involvement in Istivin?
      Topic: Expedition to Castle Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 29
    Views: 15533

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2006 10:47 pm   Subject: Expedition to Castle Greyhawk
    Most likely non-disclosure agreement is involved.

    See Erik 'hawk.
    'Hawk Erik! 'Hawk!
      Topic: Working forum for “Broadside: The Restatement of Canon”
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 49
    Views: 21637

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 14, 2006 1:46 pm   Subject: Working forum for “Broadside: The Restatement of Canon”

    Unless agreed otherwise, or ruled so by the Dungeon Master, for Greyhawk, canon means any material officially published for the Greyhawk campaign setting and any conclusion that naturally and necess ...
      Topic: Quasqueton
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 18
    Views: 8464

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 1:33 pm   Subject: Quasqueton
    IIRC, the reasons for confusion.

    The text in the original B1 mentions the locations indicated, but does not give a specific hex number.

    B2 is published later, mentions its location as being the ...
      Topic: A big "What if..."
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 20
    Views: 9887

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 7:46 am   Subject: A big "What if..."
    OK.

    Based on what I have read now, I amend my statement. Tharizdun's deity rank represents his power in its current imprisoned state. Sort of like what would happen if Vecna had completely won. ...
      Topic: The Antipodes of Oerth or Designing Anakeri
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 205
    Views: 78734

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 7:37 am   Subject: The Antipodes of Oerth or Designing Anakeri
    For all:

    1.I think that you should all speak which version of olve (elf) age you subscribe to. 1st ed elves potentially live much, much longer than 3e elves. Without that the discussion has been ...
      Topic: A big "What if..."
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 20
    Views: 9887

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 1:12 pm   Subject: A big "What if..."
    Play a game with gods. I am not being flippant.

    From a 3E standpoint, pull out the Dragon Magazine article with Tharizdun's stats (or convert if it was a 2E article, I forget at the moment), Deiti ...
      Topic: Encounter tables
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2629

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 8:44 am   Subject: Encounter tables
    Hi. First, I think, that you mean CY585 as that the set is after Greyhawk Wars. It depends on what you want. The big questions ares what rules system are you be using? How complicated to you want t ...
      Topic: Demihumans More Widespread Than Orginally Thought!
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 14
    Views: 10122

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2006 6:51 am   Subject: Demihumans More Widespread Than Orginally Thought!
    For example in the Duchy of Ulek, with 32% of the population being Half-Elf, that shows that there is either a lot of racial tolerance, irresponsible intermingling, or perhaps a population that is bec ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 12:40 pm   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    "Lolth" was an avatar, proxy, trusted aide, or whatever, not the goddess herself...

    Considering Lolth is still alive, it seems that the party lost. In that case, there's no reason not to assume th ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 8:36 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    Some campaign books are written rules lite, but those books work because levelling and balance are not an issue. The example that comes to mind are the latest books/PDFs for Traveller. That is becau ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 8:10 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    2.Canon adventures - retro fitting or even explaining how they work in the world within the context of the adopted rule system.
    For the moment, remove the rule system and summarize GDQ.
    "The party ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 7:50 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    Part of the problem in power level is what canon has established.

    Consider:
    Most players, though not all, want their rules to work on the basis of "If Mordenkainen/Elminster/Robliar could do it, ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 7:20 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    As soon as you put that level number next to a name, you've set a power level relative to the game system it was published for. Sure, it's one that can be adjusted up or down as the dm chooses, but t ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 24, 2006 9:23 pm   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    I have to second Dethand in this. One shouldn't confuse the 1st edition with Greyhawk. When some of you played Greyhawk you played with the 1st edition ruleset, your experience of playing in Greyhawk ...
      Topic: What sytems?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 20
    Views: 11825

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 23, 2006 10:04 am   Subject: What sytems?
    I just got Savage Worlds and am converting the 3E Deities and Demigods over for gigles. If I ever finish, I might have set up a "Savages and Demigods" scenario.

    Anyone want to fight Divine Rank 15 ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 23, 2006 9:48 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    CruelSummerLord, thank you for your input. I respect your opinion because it is consistent with your base assumtion which is to change the rule system to fit the setting you have come to know. Fair ...
      Topic: Level of CRs in Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 17
    Views: 5958

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 8:12 am   Subject: Level of CRs in Greyhawk

    I converted all the Giant adventures into 3rd edition. By the time they got to the end of the Glacial Rift the Jarl would no longer have been too much of a threat. WHilst you could argue that I shou ...
      Topic: Just who is this Kwalish person, anyway?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 11
    Views: 7446

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 7:40 am   Subject: Just who is this Kwalish person, anyway?
    Perhaps Kwalish was a sort of clockwork mage as in the 2ed Sha'ir Handbook?
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 7:35 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    CruelSummerLord:
    I would like to know what you considered "epic level" in your vision of GH and in the context of what rules system? I ask since you mentioned 6th level and "epic level" as limits of ...
      Topic: The Arch-Devils
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 32
    Views: 12586

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 6:50 am   Subject: The Arch-Devils
    Remember that Book of Vile Darkness allows for the possibility to make them Divine Rank 1 gods.
    Also, the focus of in Fiendish Codex is to make demons a tough challenge (CR +1 to +4 of character le ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 2:20 pm   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    One thing I've seen a couple of times in this thread, and I'm curious about...

    Do you really think that having the "Official" liscence and use of d20 would really aid in marketing?

    As much as I' ...
      Topic: Demihumans More Widespread Than Orginally Thought!
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 14
    Views: 10122

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 11:31 am   Subject: Demihumans More Widespread Than Orginally Thought!
    I started playing with the LGG again. So, I break down the percentages of races and came up with some interesting numbers of populations.
    For each race is the largest population recorded (headcount, ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 8:14 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    4.Republish/rewrite some of the classics -
    I would rewrite some of the "classic" modules. First on the list would be Against the Giants. Q1 would have to be 20th/"epic level" and would be scaled so ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 7:59 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    2.Develop a proper Campaign Setting Book.
    A.The hard choices would be: OGL, D20 liscenced, Dungeons and Dragons license & official WOTC licenced product, another game system, or rules light? - ...
      Topic: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 87
    Views: 38969

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 6:59 am   Subject: If you could buy Greyhawk, what would you do?
    If I Ran the Circus...er...Greyhawk
    I would do the following. For examples, I may to refer to some of the other settings which have been published in 3E/3.5E. If this seems like being a copycat, we ...
      Topic: Anachronisms in Greyhawk?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 60
    Views: 26781

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 16, 2006 3:09 pm   Subject: Anachronisms in Greyhawk?
    Nope - you don't need coal (it helps, but you don't need it). You can use charcoal instead (which means lots of deforestation!) to make crucible steel

    Thanks!

    On literacy:
    From a number cruchin ...
      Topic: Anachronisms in Greyhawk?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 60
    Views: 26781

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 16, 2006 6:30 am   Subject: Anachronisms in Greyhawk?
    For that matter, what are they making steel with? Don't you need coal because it generates a higher temperature needed to make good steel?
    So where is the coal?
      Topic: Anachronisms in Greyhawk?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 60
    Views: 26781

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2006 10:00 am   Subject: Anachronisms in Greyhawk?
    The rules between GH and the real world are different.
    Smokepowder/gunpowder not functioning on Oerth? Physics and the gods at work here...


    Maybe the platinum in GH and D&D is not the same ...
      Topic: Level of CRs in Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 17
    Views: 5958

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 14, 2006 6:29 am   Subject: Level of CRs in Greyhawk
    The long winded background is to show that, in my opinion, if more Greyhawk material been written during 2nd ed/3E years, power levels in GH material would have gone up.

    In part, this was already g ...
      Topic: Level of CRs in Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 17
    Views: 5958

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 14, 2006 6:20 am   Subject: Level of CRs in Greyhawk
    Anced_Math you got me thinking. I think that there could be many, many high level characters in Greyhawk. They simply have not been written about.

    Consider:
    1st ed
    A great deal of GH material w ...
      Topic: Your PC's becoming a magic store
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 26
    Views: 11862

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 9:06 am   Subject: Your PC's becoming a magic store
    And there is weight. 36000 gp (coins) weigh 720 lbs (3E/3.5E) You need about 25+ Strength to carry that. Easy target on a horse/mule etc. If he goes for jewels and gems, they are easier to steal wi ...
      Topic: Your PC's becoming a magic store
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 26
    Views: 11862

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 11, 2006 10:25 pm   Subject: Your PC's becoming a magic store
    Some observations:

    In 3.5E you can burn more xp than you have for the level. You just cannot go below 0. What means is it takes longer to get out of the XP hole.

    The "simple" economics of the ...
      Topic: Wimpy Demon Princes from Wotc
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 33
    Views: 17306

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2006 2:21 pm   Subject: Wimpy Demon Princes from Wotc
    That's what their armies of followers exist for to handle petty problems like upstart PCs they have more important plans and concerns to handle.

    So regardless of there stats; you would never find ...
      Topic: Wimpy Demon Princes from Wotc
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 33
    Views: 17306

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2006 7:10 am   Subject: Wimpy Demon Princes from Wotc
    I have yet to see this book so I am just giving a little rant.

    Dumbing down the demons, individually or collectively, in itself I feel does not make any difference unless
    A.A GM actually plans on ...
      Topic: Age of Exploration/Colonization?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 28
    Views: 9540

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2006 5:59 am   Subject: Age of Exploration/Colonization?
    A look at the Dragon Annual map...

    Shocked
    Shocked

    Excuse me...
    Which Dragon Annual had this map Question I must have it. I must Exclamation
      Topic: Age of Exploration/Colonization?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 28
    Views: 9540

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 07, 2006 7:42 am   Subject: Age of Exploration/Colonization?
    Since the Cataclysms:
    1.Available Land vs Population Pressure or lack thereof may be a factor why more exploration and colonization has not occurred.

    2.Economics
    The WOG is not the 21st century, ...
      Topic: Poll: Why I didn’t participate in Postfest:
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 30
    Views: 11376

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 05, 2006 1:31 pm   Subject: Poll: Why I didn’t participate in Postfest:
    I am in the nervous category and uncertain about the approach fro articles I would write.
    My main strength is in rewriting and adaptation. I try to be thorough research, in using my sources, and i ...
      Topic: Class Demographics
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 26
    Views: 9079

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 05, 2006 9:19 am   Subject: Re: Levels
    Since most NPC's do not go killing thru experience points, my method of explaining NPC advancement is thru story awards (which is the only thing I like about 3E xp). I use that as the manner to expla ...
      Topic: What sytems?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 20
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 05, 2006 8:00 am   Subject: What sytems?
    For my GH games I use 2 systems. I'm currently playing in a v3.5 GH game. Over the years, v3.5 roleplaying has really grated on my neveres. I like the system to a point, but its the most prolific F ...
      Topic: 3.5e Greyhawk Player's Guide project - format overwiew
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 13
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon Jun 05, 2006 7:53 am   Subject: 3.5e Greyhawk Player's Guide project - format overwiew
    I came across something that would be interesting to use in a new GH Gazeteer. I got the Player's Guide to Eberron, and for each of the sections they have these sidebars of "What does your character ...
      Topic: Druids; Sacrifice and the Wild Hunt within Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 14
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 02, 2006 9:59 am   Subject: Druids; Sacrifice and the Wild Hunt within Greyhawk
    An examination on changing druids needs to examine the the pieces of the the Flan, Old Faith, and Flan Deities. Deities specifically of Flan origin are:
    Greater
    Beory - Oerth Mother, nature, rain
    ...
      Topic: Rebuilding Named GH NPC's
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
    Views: 6168

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 01, 2006 9:49 am   Subject: Rebuilding Named GH NPC's
    Are you talking about thematic changes vs. automatic/mechanical ones

    As mechanical examples:
    Will you require all guildmasters to have those guildmaster feats found in DMG II? Will Nerof Gasgal o ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 44
    Views: 18319

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 31, 2006 5:55 am   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    I hope they do not make it a simple "You spend an uneventful month at sea, travelling to the Isle of Dread. It may be a big sea, but it takes a while to get anywhere.

    Some more information gleaned ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 44
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 30, 2006 7:40 am   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    I hope that they will deal with the environment appropriately, perhaps using environmental rules from Sandstorm and Stormwrack. Things like or heat exhaustion, sunburn or even ordinary items in the t ...
      Topic: Blackmoor - Then and Now
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 27, 2006 9:38 pm   Subject: Blackmoor - Then and Now
    OK, I have heard expression before as an inside joke that I am not in on. What is the Egg of Coot? As a joke and otherwise?
      Topic: Blackmoor - Then and Now
    NathanBrazil

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 25, 2006 12:43 pm   Subject: Blackmoor - Then and Now
    In owning the DA series D&D modules, I some of the the TSR history in the later design of Blackmoor/Mystarra. I also read how it was two different books campaigns moshed together like.

    1.What ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 44
    Views: 18319

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 25, 2006 12:16 pm   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    A "pirate haven" should have some or all of the following, else a seafaring power would shut them down:

    Communication Distance: the further the avenging navy is from its home base, the longer the r ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 44
    Views: 18319

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 25, 2006 12:06 pm   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    As piracy figures, I am lead to believe, somewhat strongly in the Savage Tide adventure path, I hope the Paizo Patrol has considered a few inviolate rules concerning piracy:

    Please do not forget to ...
      Topic: Guilds in Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 16
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 25, 2006 5:52 am   Subject: Guilds in Greyhawk
    I think I understand some of what Anced_Math is trying to say. I had that minimal high school education on guilds. So when I started looking at DMG II, I was thinking of these groups in purely in ec ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 44
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 24, 2006 9:24 am   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess - Oerth Expands South (Canon?)
    Yeppers, its a good thing. Western Oerik got messed up by the 3E version of Chainmail. The North is bogged down ice. Fireland is not much talked about. Time to go South!

    Well, as far as how can ...
      Topic: What sytems?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 20
    Views: 11825

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 23, 2006 2:40 pm   Subject: What sytems?
    Rolemaster, HARP (yea, I know same thing) or Hero System. I always like the critical hits in Rolemaster, and Hero system lets you design character and spells like nothing else I have ever seen.
      Topic: Frost, Snow and Ice Barbarians Campaign
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 3
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 22, 2006 10:31 am   Subject: Frost, Snow and Ice Barbarians Campaign
    You can also try Frostburn. If you ignore the information on 'unnatural cold' part, there is a lot of good 3E specific wilderness survival info for cold weather.
      Topic: Iggwilv Who?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 11
    Views: 4301

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 19, 2006 10:35 am   Subject: Iggwilv Who?
    But Baba Yaga is considered part of D&D and Greyhawk potentially. Her artifact, the hut on the chicken legs in the 1st ed DMG.
      Topic: Knight Class and Knights in GH
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 10
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 19, 2006 9:40 am   Subject: Knight Class and Knights in GH
    Knights of Holy Shielding
    Type: Fighting Company
    Scale: 11(Multiregional/duchy)

    Affiliation Score Critera
    Character Level - +1/2 PC's level

    Executive Powers: Crusade, raid, war
      Topic: Knight Class and Knights in GH
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 10
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 19, 2006 9:31 am   Subject: Knight Class and Knights in GH
    Some partial notes based off of the LGG
    Knights of the Hart
    Type: Fighting Company
    Scale: 13(Multiregional/Kingdom and vassal states)

    Affiliation Score Critera
    Character Level - +1/2 PC's leve ...
      Topic: Iggwilv Who?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 11
    Views: 4301

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 19, 2006 8:33 am   Subject: Iggwilv Who?
    In Living Greyhawk Gazetteer there are only a few references to her...
    Ket
    "...Through most of the fifth century CY, Ket was at peace with her neighbors, though border disputes with Bissel and skirm ...
      Topic: Suel Lich 3.5 Conversion?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 6
    Views: 6635

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 19, 2006 8:10 am   Subject: Suel Lich 3.5 Conversion?
    Paizo has now published a 3.5 Suel Lich template in Dragon 339.
      Topic: Knight Class and Knights in GH
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 10
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 19, 2006 6:39 am   Subject: Knight Class and Knights in GH
    Knight Protectors of the Great Kingdom
    Type: Fighting Compay
    Scale: 9 (Regional/barony) formerly 13(Multiregional/kingdom and vassal states)
    Affiliation Score Criteria
    Character level: +1/2 PC's ...
      Topic: Odd questions, number of births
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 11
    Views: 5371

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 18, 2006 7:59 am   Subject: Odd questions, number of births
    In WOG boxed set the population of the city proper was 58,000 in CY576
    In the LGG the population of the city proper was 69,500 in CY591
    This is a net increase of 11,500, 19.82% over the 15 year peri ...
      Topic: Guilds in Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 16
    Views: 5323

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 18, 2006 7:20 am   Subject: Guilds in Greyhawk
    For notes on more local guilds within the city, you could try the WOTCs DMG II, which gives its demographics on guilds in a town (The "There should be 1 porter per X people") and building stats for sa ...
      Topic: What's YOUR take on GHd20?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
    Views: 8536

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Thu May 11, 2006 3:34 pm   Subject: What's YOUR take on GHd20?
    I'm agonizing over the Sorcerer class; with a well established history amazingly bereft of sorcerers, and many established named wizards, I don't know how they honestly fit.

    I do not think that wou ...
      Topic: Theif Skills transfers
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 5
    Views: 4456

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Thu May 11, 2006 8:39 am   Subject: Theif Skills transfers
    Here I found it. Repeated from the conversion book.
    Old Thief Skill = D&D 3E Skill
    Pick Pockets = Pick Pocket
    Open Locks = Open Lock
    Find/Remove Traps= Search (finding traps)
    Find/Remove Tra ...
      Topic: Keoland, Elves, and Campaign Hooks
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 61
    Views: 19323

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 11, 2006 7:52 am   Subject: Keoland, Elves, and Campaign Hooks
    Consider their lifespan. In general, because of the longer lifespan of elves, the the conspiracy likely has the same individuals who started plans hundreds of years prior. I don't have 2nd ed rules ...
      Topic: Knights of Luna
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 11, 2006 7:11 am   Subject: Knights of Luna
    If everyone knows about them the order is known, but for other reasons, beyond a known leader or two the other members are kept secret?

    They are masked or disguised when in public. The symbols cou ...
      Topic: Designer Biographies/Autobiographies
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 0
    Views: 1057

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 08, 2006 7:26 am   Subject: Designer Biographies/Autobiographies
    I recently picked up WOTC's 30 years of D&D book. This has gotten me to thinking.

    Have there been any biographies/autobiographies been written on Gary Gygax, Rob Kuntz, or other originators ...
      Topic: Origins of the GH Ogre
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 15
    Views: 5686

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 08, 2006 6:46 am   Subject: Origins of the GH Ogre
    Also, did your figures take into account that many of the humanoid races are more or less constantly at war?
      Topic: Origins of the GH Ogre
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 15
    Views: 5686

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 08, 2006 6:24 am   Subject: Origins of the GH Ogre
    This is very very cool. I have more interest in this. What was your methodology in arriving at these values? I am guessing that the "1% replacement time" is something along the lines of gestation p ...
      Topic: Origins of the GH Ogre
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 15
    Views: 5686

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 03, 2006 5:48 am   Subject: Origins of the GH Ogre
    Where is your Fantasy Demographics? I would like to take a look.
      Topic: What's YOUR take on GHd20?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
    Views: 8536

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon May 01, 2006 9:03 pm   Subject: What's YOUR take on GHd20?
    I like D20 a LOT. Many things are missing, so I added the following:

    1.Made the Greyhawk regional feats from Dragon magazine part of my campaign and encourage their use.
    2.Make the major language ...
      Topic: 3.5e Greyhawk Player's Guide project - format overwiew
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 13
    Views: 9761

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon May 01, 2006 8:45 pm   Subject: 3.5e Greyhawk Player's Guide project - format overwiew
    What is the scope of this project?
    How do you suggest that this would be distinct existing Living Greyhawk Gazeteer?

    Since its publication, there have been good things and bad here and in print th ...
      Topic: Favorite Modules
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 46
    Views: 33885

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 10:19 pm   Subject: Favorite Modules
    1.S3 - Expedition to the Barrier Peaks This one was the greatest shock value to my players and they will never, ever forget the vegepygmies!
    2.D3 - Vault of the Drow - The characters caused a civil ...
      Topic: Opening the world
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 23
    Views: 9913

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 9:45 pm   Subject: Opening the world
    t they aren't interested in role-playing. Some people just like killing stuff, and any background is completely and totally lost on them. You can keep trying to get them interested in it, but you will ...
      Topic: Binders and Vestiges in GH?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 3
    Views: 4036

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 9:19 pm   Subject: Binders and Vestiges in GH?
    Any specifics on the binder or vestige you speak of?
      Topic: Question about D&D V3.5
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 11
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 9:15 pm   Subject: Question about D&D V3.5
    I played the Blue Box and progressed to AD&D then 2nd ed and so on. Since I have played all sorts of RPGs, each advancement of DND to its current form has been an improvement. I agree with all C ...
      Topic: Binders and Vestiges in GH?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 3
    Views: 4036

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri Apr 28, 2006 8:45 am   Subject: Binders and Vestiges in GH?
    How do you all feel about Binders from the new Tome of Magic? Would you let binders in your Greyhawk?
    What about the use of Acererak, Dahlver-Nar, Tenebrous and Geryon as vestiges? How do you all fee ...
      Topic: Dragon 339 + eTools
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 4
    Views: 4570

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2006 2:51 pm   Subject: Dragon 339 + eTools
    I have been working with eTools forever now.

    At one time I made a separate database for Grewhawk and started working from there. I added the minimum datasets necessary to get it up to the speed. ...
      Topic: Theif Skills transfers
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 5
    Views: 4456

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2006 10:14 am   Subject: Theif Skills transfers
    There is the "official" conversion book from AD&D to D&D3E that WOTC released when 3.0 came out. There were hardcopies (I have one) and it came out in PDF form. Copies were in the D&D ch ...
      Topic: Encounter tables in the World of Greyhawk
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7862

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 4:26 pm   Subject: Encounter tables in the World of Greyhawk
    I have been using the box set encounters in an attempt to determine general 3.5 EL encounter tables. I have the base data scanned, now I have to figure a strategy to correlate the 3.5 organization st ...
      Topic: D&D Game Day
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 4
    Views: 1815

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 4:18 pm   Subject: D&D Game Day
    I played up at Games Plus in Mt. Prospect, IL. Took my 4 year old. Our GM for the day, Josh Wiltse, was a real patient sort. Had a great ambush preped for the drow. Of couse we all failed our atta ...
      Topic: Keoland & Furypndy Gazeteer
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 3
    Views: 1936

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 4:16 pm   Subject: Keoland & Furypndy Gazeteer
    But it's only current to 585 CY. As far as I can tell, the northern lands have been reclaimed and quite a few npcs are now dead. I'm just not sure which ones!

    Get the LGG index Dragon magazine ha ...
      Topic: The Da Vinci Revolution?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
    Views: 4694

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2005 3:23 pm   Subject: The Da Vinci Revolution?
    It struck me that there could be more than interpretation concerning point G. I do not have the text in front of me as I am at work, but weren't the statements made by an "editor" (forgot his name at ...
      Topic: Greyhawk and the Younger Generations
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
    Views: 6497

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2005 10:18 pm   Subject: [b]Whippersnappers![/b]
    I am an oldster and was until recently gaming with youngsters. They did not like the fact that they could not get the modules I was using (they did not know about svgames.com and later rpgnow.com) an ...
      Topic: Greyhawk, Future Flanaess
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 12
    Views: 9475

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 12:55 pm   Subject: What about Incantations?
    Assuming a dwindling of magic would UA style incantations exist? For those unfamiliar with the UA setting or D20 Modern, magic tops off at 5th level spells. The hedge around that is incantations, wh ...
      Topic: Greyhawk (other than LG) at GenCon
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 0
    Views: 2065

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 6:17 am   Subject: Greyhawk (other than LG) at GenCon
    I could not go to Gen Indy this year (I suck Sad ). Does anyone have any information about Greyhawk that came out of the con? I have another topic set aside for just for Living Greyhawk only.
      Topic: Living Greyhawk at Gen Con
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 2
    Views: 3056

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 6:12 am   Subject: Living Greyhawk at Gen Con
    I could not make go to GenCon Indy(I suck) Sad . Would anyone like to share Living Greyhawk experiences from the con?
      Topic: Hextor, Heironeous, Stern Alia, ??? (Deital Family Reunion)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 24
    Views: 15046

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2005 1:46 pm   Subject: Hextor, Heironeous, Stern Alia, ??? (Deital Family Reunion)
    I will go back and look at the Dragon article. There is mention of Stratis' signature weapon.
      Topic: Hextor, Heironeous, Stern Alia, ??? (Deital Family Reunion)
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 24
    Views: 15046

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 09, 2005 9:32 am   Subject: Hextor, Heironeous, Stern Alia, ??? (Deital Family Reunion)
    Don't forget their brother (half-brother?) Stratis, neutral deity of war. He was is now dead but also was brought up in the recent Chainmail rules
      Topic: Blackmoor
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 10
    Views: 3260

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 09, 2005 9:25 am   Subject: Blackmoor
    Question What is the connection of the DA# Blackmoor Adventures of the Mystarra setting? I remember that that they were written as being in Mystarra's past and tailored to that setting. To what extent to ...
      Topic: New Approach to GH Canon?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 109
    Views: 49483

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 05, 2005 7:51 am   Subject: New Approach to GH Canon?
    In addition canon is maintained because each campaign has been sufficiently displaced from great lengths of time or by distance. They have at least 5 distinct eras one can play in, and that is in onl ...
      Topic: New Approach to GH Canon?
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 109
    Views: 49483

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 05, 2005 7:47 am   Subject: New Approach to GH Canon?
    By example there is another approach to canon. For better or worse it is employed in the RPG Traveller. The RPG and the Far Future/Imperium setting has been around about as long as GH. The philosop ...
      Topic: Boss Renfus
    NathanBrazil

    Replies: 22
    Views: 9625

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 04, 2005 11:30 pm   Subject: Boss Renfus
    There is no dragon reference to Renfus in the Dragon Magazine Archive
    But you might search "bandit kingdoms" Found some cruncies:

    #67 pg 14 has WoG map boundaries for the BK at the time (1st ed.) ...
     
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