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      Topic: Most Unloved GH Canon
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 14, 2014 7:53 pm   Subject: Most Unloved GH Canon
    No one's mentioned them yet, but I accept the three most despised GH modules ever made (at least in part). I intend to use the background for Child's Play for my "Perrenlander mercs in the Horned Soci ...
      Topic: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:26 pm   Subject: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    All apologies folks. My first GenCOn, and I quickly learned that I had SEVERLY overestimated my ability to get stuff done. 8) Friday night rolled around, and I wall deep into a Learn to Play Deluxe Il ...
      Topic: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 46
    Views: 27999

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 8:20 pm   Subject: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    Friday at 7:30. I'll see if I can fit it into my schedule.
      Topic: My PrairieCon experience
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Sat Jul 20, 2013 9:57 pm   Subject: My PrairieCon experience
    From the "better late than never" file....

    So. I've been playing D&D since I was 7 years old (32 years, for those of you keeping count), but this was the FIRST con I've ever attended. PrairieCo ...
      Topic: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 46
    Views: 27999

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2013 10:14 pm   Subject: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    Actually, Wednesday night works best for me, or Sunday, but whatever. I leave Winnipeg around 3pm Tuesday, and my group is driving all night, so I should arrive in Indy around 7 or 8 am Wednesday, and ...
      Topic: Most and Least Favourite Greyhawk Modules
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 88
    Views: 48750

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:23 pm   Subject: Most and Least Favourite Greyhawk Modules
    I realize that my explanation on this is over a year late, but what the heck. 8) As to why I don't like The Liberation of Geoff.... now, granted, I haven't reread the module for a long time (like, ove ...
      Topic: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 46
    Views: 27999

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 7:30 pm   Subject: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    So, I went to my first con EVER this weekend (PrairieCon XXXIII, I think), and had a BLAST! I am now pumped to go to GenCon, even if I can't get into the events I want. I am already fearing the damage ...
      Topic: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 46
    Views: 27999

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 10:03 am   Subject: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    Thanks for the advice. Sadly, everything I want to play in is "old school" systems, so I guess they fill up quicker.... Moldvay D&D, Cyberpunk 2020, Unknown Armies, d6 Star Wars, C'thulhu, Deluxe ...
      Topic: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 46
    Views: 27999

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 8:26 am   Subject: Gencon 2013-Canonfire Meetup
    I am a GenCon rookie, and plan to attend for all four days.

    HOWEVER, I have a question. I was going to register online today, and EVERY game and seminar I want to play in is already booked solid. I ...
      Topic: Eddie the Head
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 3
    Views: 5435

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Heresy!   Posted: Mon Aug 20, 2012 11:10 pm   Subject: Eddie the Head
    Eddie is obviously a lich.... possibly even a demi-lich, from seeing how he ended up deconstructed on later album covers. However, I always assciated pictures of Eddie with the image of a wight or a g ...
      Topic: ANyone have experience using HEXOGRAPHER or DUNGEONOGRAPHER?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 2
    Views: 3954

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Mon Aug 20, 2012 10:57 pm   Subject: ANyone have experience using HEXOGRAPHER or DUNGEONOGRAPHER?
    Hmmmm. I have heard of this Gimp. Guess I'll have to check it out (although I'm sure any image editor would work). Thanks for the advice! I have my basic sandbox area finished, I was just thinking of ...
      Topic: Grimm
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 32
    Views: 22076

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:19 am   Subject: Grimm
    I love GRIMM (even if I think August is too early for the new season to start). It has just the right balance between horror and humour, and I would love to see a campaign based on the game in some sy ...
      Topic: There should be an RPG channel on cable
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 17
    Views: 11002

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:13 am   Subject: There should be an RPG channel on cable
    To take this a little seriously..... I think this could work.

    For openers, there's already a MILLION videos on YouTube for Magic the Gathering. There also used to be (at least in Canada) a TV show ...
      Topic: ANyone have experience using HEXOGRAPHER or DUNGEONOGRAPHER?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 2
    Views: 3954

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 8:41 am   Subject: ANyone have experience using HEXOGRAPHER or DUNGEONOGRAPHER?
    Hey all. I recently bought full versions of Hexographer and Dungeonographer, and have been playing around with them. While they are useful and fun, I have a few questions for anyone who is familiar wi ...
      Topic: Most and Least Favourite Greyhawk Modules
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 88
    Views: 48750

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2012 7:45 pm   Subject: Most and Least Favourite Greyhawk Modules
    @Lanthorn: I downloaded the PDF of the silver Anniversary of AGAINST THE GIANTS, and I can't say I was impressed. I dunno.... I find a lot of stuff from that period is just so over the top (see: RETUR ...
      Topic: Monsters of Oerth
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 115
    Views: 74857

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:59 pm   Subject: Monsters of Oerth
    I would heartily support this being made into a PDF (or series of PDFs) and being made available for download. Bravo!
      Topic: Most and Least Favourite Greyhawk Modules
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 88
    Views: 48750

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:41 pm   Subject: Most and Least Favourite Greyhawk Modules
    Favorite module: Well, I've always been partial to G1-3 Against The Giants, but a close honorable mention goes to T1 Village of Hommlet and S1 Tomb of Horrors, just for its sheer sadisticness.

    Leas ...
      Topic: Refocusing Greyhawk
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 19
    Views: 12682

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 16, 2012 9:47 am   Subject: Refocusing Greyhawk
    Although I am a little late to this party, I would be remiss if I didn't mention the excellent series of posts on Wyrd Greyhawk found on the blog "Old Guard Gaming Accoutrements", where E.G. Palmer ta ...
      Topic: What would you change about Greyhawk?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 58
    Views: 32348

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 24, 2010 10:06 am   Subject: What would you change about Greyhawk?
    THese are some of the ideas I've kicked around in the various abortive campaigns I've worked on over the years....

    - the Mage of the Valley is MUCH more powerful, and much more secretive. I had him ...
      Topic: settlement sizes
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 7
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 05, 2010 5:56 pm   Subject: settlement sizes
    I live in a hamlet. Our town's website even used to call it a hamlet. 8)
      Topic: Worst piece of crap on Oerth....
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 54
    Views: 25641

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 7:30 pm   Subject: Worst piece of crap on Oerth....
    I second the love (hate?) for CHILD'S PLAY. That has to be the WORST module I"ve ever read. WORST. I can think of no redeeming qualities for this module.
      Topic: Statue of Gary Gygax to be built
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 11
    Views: 6222

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 08, 2009 9:31 pm   Subject: Statue of Gary Gygax to be built
    If there's any justice, the statue will be of Gary sitting cross-legged atop a gigantic d6, smoking a pipe..... ;)
      Topic: Missing stats from Keep on the Borderlands
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3668

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 22, 2009 9:14 am   Subject: Missing stats from Keep on the Borderlands
    Okay... I just found it odd that most of the other NPC's are fleshed out like the acolytes in that room are, but the priest wasn't. Just wanted to make sure I wasn't missing something important. 8)
      Topic: Missing stats from Keep on the Borderlands
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3668

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:37 pm   Subject: Missing stats from Keep on the Borderlands
    I know this is only barely on topic, but whatever. 8) I was rereading B2 tonight, in preparation for running a one-shot summer campaign with it, when I noticed something... in the private apartments i ...
      Topic: Missing maps from B4 the Lost City
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 0
    Views: 2327

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 15, 2009 7:55 pm   Subject: Missing maps from B4 the Lost City
    If anyone one here has a copy of B4 The Lost City, shoot me a line. I downloaded it a long time ago, but in perusing it recently, it appears to be missing some of the maps (namely, for levels 6-10, an ...
      Topic: Quasqueton
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 18
    Views: 8691

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2009 9:25 pm   Subject: Quasqueton
    I am in the midst of using B1 and B2 in my new 2nd Ed campaign. I am operating under the assumption that all this takes place in The Yeomanry. Quasqueton is indeed connected to the Caves via a tunnel, ...
      Topic: Part 3 of the Duicarthex?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1910

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2009 9:13 pm   Subject: Part 3 of the Duicarthex?
    Hmmm..... seems to be "quite" late now. 8) At least I didn't miss it.
      Topic: And another thing! The Greyhawk Community Population spreads
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 12
    Views: 5560

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 17, 2009 7:18 am   Subject: And another thing! The Greyhawk Community Population spreads
    My, who knew that a few days away from the computer would lead to this. 8)

    It's an Excel spreadsheet program i dloaded from SOMEWHERE, entitled "The Greyhawk Community Population Generator". It let ...
      Topic: A question of scale: Greyhawk mapping and LG metaorg maps
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3665

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 12, 2009 1:44 pm   Subject: A question of scale: Greyhawk mapping and LG metaorg maps
    Okay, then this make a little more sense, and I'm not that far off. 8) My "giant hex" has a bunch of very small villages on it... maybe 100 people tops, but no major towns, and most would be at least ...
      Topic: And another thing! The Greyhawk Community Population spreads
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 12
    Views: 5560

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 11, 2009 6:47 pm   Subject: And another thing! The Greyhawk Community Population spreads
    Anybody ever used this? I was toying around with it tonight, but every time I tried to put something in, I would get errors when it came time to spit out the type of people in town... #NAME errors all ...
      Topic: Part 3 of the Duicarthex?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1910

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 11, 2009 6:31 pm   Subject: Part 3 of the Duicarthex?
    I was going through some old files, I have downloaded, mostly cleaning stuff up, and I came across the Duicarthex. In part 1, it said there were plans for 3 parts: part 1 (which I have) is major perso ...
      Topic: A question of scale: Greyhawk mapping and LG metaorg maps
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3665

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 11, 2009 6:16 pm   Subject: A question of scale: Greyhawk mapping and LG metaorg maps
    So, I finally sat down in earnest and started working on my Yeomanry campaign. First off, I poked around with Return to the Keep and In Search of the Unknown a little. I have decided that the connecti ...
      Topic: Reparing the Retrun to the Keep on the Borderlands
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 12
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 02, 2009 7:45 pm   Subject: Reparing the Retrun to the Keep on the Borderlands
    @gargoyle: Actually, I'm also going to use B1. I am going to have it as a new stronghold for the bandits, except they found that some other humanoids have already inhabited the lower caves (which I pl ...
      Topic: Vancian Magic in Greyhawk
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 16
    Views: 7382

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 02, 2009 7:34 pm   Subject: Vancian Magic in Greyhawk
    I too have struggled with magic systems. I've been thinking about some changes recently, that removes the Vancian stigma of spell memorization, whout making mages and clerics walking magic death. Or w ...
      Topic: Reparing the Retrun to the Keep on the Borderlands
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 12
    Views: 6457

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 26, 2009 10:09 am   Subject: Reparing the Retrun to the Keep on the Borderlands
    I've been working on starting up a new campaign, and I'm going to use the retor-fitted Keep in Yeomanry. I have the Repair to the Keep text, file, but I've been thinking. I'm going to change Nergull t ...
      Topic: Question: Are these Competition Adventures set in Greyhawk?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 13
    Views: 5979

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 25, 2009 8:58 am   Subject: Question: Are these Competition Adventures set in Greyhawk?
    As grodog said, they were generic mods, but I know that somehwere, Castanamir was retconned into the Drawmidj Ocean... I can't recall where I saw this though, or how canonical it was. In my campaign, ...
      Topic: Village of Homlet 4e Coming
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 112
    Views: 57194

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 25, 2009 8:45 am   Subject: Village of Homlet 4e Coming
    What a wonderful discussion (and I actually mean that sincerely 8).

    It's interesting to see how the idea of Greyhawk as repackaged Corvette is used, but I think instead of talking about Corvettes a ...
      Topic: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 58
    Views: 28590

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 13, 2009 3:42 pm   Subject: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    I don't think that Wizbro will ever release any of the old stuff in any digital format again. Remember.. all the older stuff has OTHER COMPANIES that also produced stuff for it. If you release older e ...
      Topic: Temple of Elemental...
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 16
    Views: 8058

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 12, 2009 7:21 pm   Subject: Temple of Elemental...
    That's why when my system go whacked, I just bought a new HD as my system drive. No muss, no fuss... just time consuming going through the OLD system drive to retrieve everything. 8)
      Topic: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 58
    Views: 28590

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 12, 2009 7:11 pm   Subject: WotC Sends Take Down Notices for D&D PDFs
    I think the interesting point made in this conversation is how Hasbro controls its IP. A point was made about their repackaging of old board games, to drive profit. This is what I see them doing to D& ...
      Topic: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 682
    Views: 443501

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:48 pm   Subject: Anna's Atlas of the Flanaess
    Am I the only one who can't seem to download the maps from Anna's site? I tried to download some of the PDF maps tonight, but I was unable to, sayong the requested site was either unavailable or no lo ...
      Topic: Revised and updated Druid spell list
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 1
    Views: 7921

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Sun Feb 01, 2009 11:35 am   Subject: Revised and updated Druid spell list
    Spectacular! I would love to see this expanded even more, to include ALL the spells from old DRGAON magazines. I'd also love a similar mage spells list. At least this way, I can see what all my option ...
      Topic: Please ceck out my new blog
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 0
    Views: 2386

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2009 10:06 pm   Subject: Please ceck out my new blog
    Hey guys. I've just started a blog called The Badger King's Den, where I'm discussing gaming thoughts and issues (not necessarily limited to Greyhawk), and I would love to have some of you guys check ...
      Topic: What GH Deity would you be?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 38
    Views: 18626

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 06, 2008 5:25 pm   Subject: What GH Deity would you be?
    The two that popped into my head immediately were Murlynd and Zagyg. However, I would also not object to being Fharlaghan, or maybe St. Cuthbert o' the Cudgel.
      Topic: evil acts of the circle of the 8?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 14
    Views: 7159

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 20, 2008 7:40 am   Subject: evil acts of the circle of the 8?
    I'm not so sure I agree about the Rary incident though. While Tenser was definitely a thorn in the side at times, and Otiluke appears to have been a bit of a loose cannon, Bigby has ever been the loya ...
      Topic: Like the new look
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 34
    Views: 16680

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 05, 2008 5:14 pm   Subject: Like the new look
    I agree. Kudos to all. I LOVE the new look.
      Topic: Meet the New Hawk - WoG to Restart/Reimagine in 4e
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 151
    Views: 79411

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 31, 2008 10:18 pm   Subject: Meet the New Hawk - WoG to Restart/Reimagine in 4e
    I am intruiged by this reboot, though I have no intention of buying 4thEd. I find it ironic how, after all the energy we expend here on decrying some of the "damage" done to canon since FtA and beyond ...
      Topic: Greyhawk: the Age of WYRMS
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 32
    Views: 15589

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 7:56 pm   Subject: Greyhawk: the Age of WYRMS
    Well.... maybe Tiamat convinces Iuz to d something to keep Bahamut out of the picture. That keeps Iuz tied up, keeps Bahamut busy, then we just have to figure out how to keep those doo-gooder Circle o ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Through a 4th Edition Darkly (Gencon)
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 22
    Views: 12653

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 17, 2008 8:03 am   Subject: Greyhawk Through a 4th Edition Darkly (Gencon)
    If moving canon forward means getting the beating that Forgotten Realms took to their canon, I'm happy being stuck in the past, thank you very much. 8)
      Topic: using other settings to expand Oerth
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 25
    Views: 11150

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 14, 2008 9:05 am   Subject: using other settings to expand Oerth
    Yeah, I saw that auction after I posted my message. I might bite, but I wish I culd find a PDF instead... I'm slowly trying to pare down the actual physical amounts of stuff I have, and get more into ...
      Topic: Pre-Rary Bright Desert
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 9
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:12 pm   Subject: Pre-Rary Bright Desert
    So, Ive been looking at RARY THE TRAITOR and FtA to get some info about the Bright Desert, but pre-Wars, it doesn't really say too much about the Bright Desert pre-Rary. Did it still have all the Scor ...
      Topic: using other settings to expand Oerth
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 25
    Views: 11150

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 13, 2008 9:51 pm   Subject: using other settings to expand Oerth
    Since we're talking about using supplements to flesh out Greyhawk....

    Does anyone know where to get a COMPLETE PDF of the Al Qadim LAND OF FATE box set? The one available on Paizo's website and a f ...
      Topic: using other settings to expand Oerth
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 25
    Views: 11150

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 12, 2008 9:26 pm   Subject: using other settings to expand Oerth
    Also, I have stolen liberally from the Expert modules MASTER OF THE DESERT NOMADS and TEMPLE OF DEATH for locales within the Sea of Dust / Plains of the Paynims.
      Topic: using other settings to expand Oerth
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 25
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 10, 2008 9:08 pm   Subject: using other settings to expand Oerth
    I use any and all AlQadim supplements for Zeif, Tusmit, Ull, the Paynims and the Sea of Dust.
      Topic: Me Grognard. This Greyhawk.
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 55
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Sun Aug 10, 2008 8:12 am   Subject: Me Grognard. This Greyhawk.
    Back on topic. WotC said specifically they wanted to cut back on "travel spells" to make travel part of the adventure

    Isn't this the same company who exhorted DM's to cut out all the niggling deta ...
      Topic: Casting Greyhawk
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 22
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    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Fri Aug 08, 2008 9:39 am   Subject: Casting Greyhawk
    No no no.... Wastri HAS to be John Leguizamo.

    I think Alan Rickman would be a much better Rary.

    Queen Yolande HAS to be Cate Blanchett.

    I wonder who would make a good Murlynd?
      Topic: Pinnacles of Azor'alq
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 9
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 03, 2008 10:33 pm   Subject: Pinnacles of Azor'alq
    Perhaps they move? That would keep their location unknown....
      Topic: in my Greyhawk Campaign.....
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 01, 2008 7:38 pm   Subject: in my Greyhawk Campaign.....
    Re: the Deadwood idea.

    Wasn't that what they did in RETURN TO THE TOMB OF HORROR? Had a little town spring up around the tomb, based on the sheer number of greedy people who wanted to see the sight ...
      Topic: Gleemax is dead!
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 11:39 am   Subject: Gleemax is dead!
    (I don't know if this fits here or not... please move to where appropriate)

    The cracks in WotC's armour are already appearing. I didn' see anyone mention i, but there's an article on enWorld about ...
      Topic: githyanki, GH, and psionics
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 25
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 10:33 am   Subject: githyanki, GH, and psionics
    I always justified a lack of psionics in my campaigns by saying that, after seeing the devastation wrought through magic in the Invoked Devastation and Twin Cataclysms, the gods decided not to teach t ...
      Topic: Questions about Player Kits and Player's Options
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 6
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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Tue Jul 22, 2008 9:33 am   Subject: Questions about Player Kits and Player's Options
    Hmmm.... I have the Scarlet Brotherhood supplement, but I've never really read it. I'll have to look into it.

    My thinking was, I was going to stick to the basic classes from the PHB for players, bu ...
      Topic: Questions about Player Kits and Player's Options
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 2nd Edition   Posted: Mon Jul 21, 2008 7:20 pm   Subject: Questions about Player Kits and Player's Options
    Hey all. I'm starting to do some of the hardcore work on my Greyhawk campaign (nostly everything to now has been theoretical). I've been doing some reading of my Complete Character boosk, and reading ...
      Topic: Walking to Hyperboria
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 12, 2008 4:57 am   Subject: Walking to Hyperboria
    Hmph. She is not yet a sitemod. Cannot be trained. Too set in her ways, she is.
      Topic: Canonfire Website and Wiki are Back
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3293

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 04, 2008 12:11 pm   Subject: Canonfire Website and Wiki are Back
    I would very much like to see the article archive done differently. I find it a bit clunky for researching information. Perhaps a new interface that would enable us to see ALL the articles in a sectio ...
      Topic: What book are you reading right now?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 112
    Views: 57865

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Tue Feb 12, 2008 8:09 pm   Subject: What book are you reading right now?
    Hart's book was pretty good, considering it ended up being about 1/3 of the size of the original mauscript.

    And I can't say anything mean about Jericho's book, because I went to school with him. 8)
      Topic: Magical Item Transferance and Related House Rules
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 44
    Views: 12813

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:27 am   Subject: Magical Item Transferance and Related House Rules
    Just to throw a though in here, kinda unrelated to everything.... 8)

    I've always ascribed to magic items a la Baldur's Gate and Neverwinter Nights videogames. Every magic item has a unique story as ...
      Topic: What book are you reading right now?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 112
    Views: 57865

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:10 am   Subject: What book are you reading right now?
    I just finished reading SPOOK COUNTRY by William Gibson. Near future techno-spy stuff, mixed with... other techy geekery. I love Gibson's books.

    Before that, I had FINALLY read THE SILMARILLION by ...
      Topic: What are peoples thoughts on Galap-Driedel
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 20, 2008 9:15 am   Subject: What are peoples thoughts on Galap-Driedel
    (Gotta love thread necromancy 8)

    After reading this, something completely unassociated caught my brain... I remember reading somewhere (FtA, perhaps), about some mysterious "blue wizard" (Philidor? ...
      Topic: Thornward
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 14
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2007 4:24 pm   Subject: Thornward
    When I read that description of Thornward, the first thing that pop into my mind is... CASABLANCA. This sounds exactly like wartime Morrocco, minus the Nazis and with more swords.
      Topic: Your Greyhawk characters wanted!
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 15
    Views: 10353

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 2:07 pm   Subject: Your Greyhawk characters wanted!
    My favorite is still my first...

    Lekon Bodgarn, Arch-Magi, devotee of Boccob the Uncaring

    Lekon was my first AD&D character. Before this, I had run some other forgettable characters in some ...
      Topic: Rebooting GH to 576 CY
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 71
    Views: 27832

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:05 am   Subject: Rebooting GH to 576 CY
    And can we please NOT have all those animii generals running around in the Great Kingdom? That just grates on me every time I read it. I am also all for making the SB much more mysterious and secretiv ...
      Topic: 4e Points Of Light & Greyhawk
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 89
    Views: 51779

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Sun Sep 16, 2007 6:51 pm   Subject: 4e Points Of Light & Greyhawk
    I must admit, I was kind of surprised to see how much DUNGEON outsold DRAGON by. It's too bad it's almost impossible to release a CD/DVD anthology of all the old DUNGEON back issues, and the DRAGON ba ...
      Topic: 4e Points Of Light & Greyhawk
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 89
    Views: 51779

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Sun Sep 16, 2007 10:25 am   Subject: 4e Points Of Light & Greyhawk
    Am I the only one who finds these two quotes from Dancey's post unintentionally ironic:

    "Our customers were telling us that we produced too many products, and that the stuff we produced was of infe ...
      Topic: Tenser and an alliance of Good
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 37
    Views: 14004

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 7:09 pm   Subject: Tenser and an alliance of Good
    I agree with Gilban... I've always seen Iuz as a childlike bully, with LOTS of power. He doesn't really think through his plans, he just wants, and goes after.

    Now.... imagine if this little child ...
      Topic: The non-GH 4e thread!
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 83
    Views: 51522

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2007 5:36 pm   Subject: The non-GH 4e thread!
    I agree that it isn't feasible to support older systems. I guess in my idea, I don't see it as supporting older systems, but supporting campaign worlds. But, that's just a difference in vision.
      Topic: The non-GH 4e thread!
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 4th Edition   Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2007 1:15 pm   Subject: The non-GH 4e thread!
    Am I the only one to think that the "world-changing" events which conclude LG may just be the end of Greyhawk, period? Then WOTC could do whatever they want with the IP, rebuilding it from the ground ...
      Topic: Converting a 2nd Ed character to 3ed
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon Jul 30, 2007 2:06 pm   Subject: Converting a 2nd Ed character to 3ed
    Then I'll have to do without. I have no intention of buying magazine downloads that don't include all the articles from the magazine (as many of the Paizo issues are missing entire articles).
      Topic: Missing Posts?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Sat Jul 28, 2007 9:50 pm   Subject: Missing Posts?
    Two of my posts from yesterday have mysteriously disappeared. Were they deleted, or is some kind of sleight of hand going on?
      Topic: Religion in the Uleks
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 28, 2007 7:29 am   Subject: Religion in the Uleks
    Thanks guys. This is exactly what I wanted. I'm thinking of using Fharlaghan for the human deity for preists, and maybe having some preists of Ehlonna running around. Since my group of players has nev ...
      Topic: Religion in the Uleks
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2007 9:26 pm   Subject: Religion in the Uleks
    Okay, I've decided I'm staing my campaign in the Uleks, probably in the Duchy of. However, I need to know what religions would be found in the Uleks, especially for humans, so that I know what the pri ...
      Topic: Greytalk Mailing list questions
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2007 7:26 pm   Subject: Greytalk Mailing list questions
    2 questions..

    1) is there an updated archive anywhere? I went to the one listed on the page today, but obviously the ISP has lapsed, as it's one of those generic annoying "Buy this site!" search-si ...
      Topic: Converting a 2nd Ed character to 3ed
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2007 10:32 am   Subject: Converting a 2nd Ed character to 3ed
    Yes, it was tongue in cheek. 8)

    I have the conversion manual, but it's a little .... "vague".

    Yes, it is a Greyhawk character. I will have to try and track down that list of regional feats. Any ...
      Topic: Converting a 2nd Ed character to 3ed
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 8:48 pm   Subject: Converting a 2nd Ed character to 3ed
    I decided to start to get to know the 3ed rules by converting my 17th level mage from 2nd Ed to 3ed stats. (I started playing this character when I was 8. I'm now 35. He's a tough SOB.) So, I dutifull ...
      Topic: Prepping for new campaign
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 15, 2007 9:11 pm   Subject: Prepping for new campaign
    Hmmm... forgot about that one. I have it.... somewhere in my archives of Greyhawk stuff. Have to look it up. Thanks for the reminder! 8)
      Topic: Prepping for new campaign
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 2
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2007 9:15 pm   Subject: Prepping for new campaign
    I am starting to prepare for my Greyhawk campaign in the fall. I am going to modifying a large number of already-available Basic, Expert and Advanced modules, retro-fitting them into Greyhawk, and str ...
      Topic: Revised Druid Spell List
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2007 8:59 pm   Subject: Revised Druid Spell List
    I really like the explanaitons in this article, and would consider using it in my next campaign. I too found it interesting that, in 2nd Ed, there were lots of OBVIOUS druid spells that weren't druid ...
      Topic: Beyond the Flanaess: The Oerth World-Development Project
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 49
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 24, 2007 10:52 am   Subject: Beyond the Flanaess: The Oerth World-Development Project
    Just to throw my two cents in, which is almost tangential to the discussions, but...

    The question was asked about what the "unknown realms" thought of the Flaeness? I've always thought that there h ...
      Topic: Advice for a new campaign
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2007 3:12 pm   Subject: Advice for a new campaign
    I hadn't really thought about using pre-gens, but maybe that is a good idea. Then, if they die, they can roll their own. What I might do is, instead of rolling, get them to decribe their character, an ...
      Topic: Advice for a new campaign
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2007 8:03 am   Subject: Advice for a new campaign
    As an aside... I've been pouring through non-canonical sources for adventure ideas in my new campaign. So far, I have a found a LOT of modules that can be insertied into Greyhawk with only minor modif ...
      Topic: A question of levels
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2007 7:40 am   Subject: A question of levels
    That may actually be a decent idea. I know the one thing I hate in games is when you start mirco-managing your XP the closer you get to a new level. Maybe the key is for the DM to just decided when it ...
      Topic: Advice for a new campaign
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2007 7:35 am   Subject: Advice for a new campaign
    Actually, that's not a bad idea. What I was thining is kind of describing the core classes to them a little, then letting them decide what kind of character they would want to be. Maybe I'll let them ...
      Topic: A question of levels
    SUPrUNown

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 12, 2007 3:40 pm   Subject: A question of levels
    I was actually thinking of keeping the experience levels from 2nd Ed, just freeing it up so you could take a level of whatever. For example, if you're a fighter 1, and you want you next leevl to be a ...
      Topic: A question of levels
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 6
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 10, 2007 6:45 pm   Subject: A question of levels
    So, I've been reading through some of the basic modules, and thinking about levels in 2nd Ed. One thing I like about 3rd Ed is how experience points are the same for all classes, and you can pick free ...
      Topic: Advice for a new campaign
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 7
    Views: 3294

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 09, 2007 3:27 pm   Subject: Advice for a new campaign
    Hey all. I've been a longtime Greyhawk palyer, but I've been out of the D&D loop for about 10 years (since my last gaming group ended up spread out over hell's half-acre). I've been keeping up wit ...
      Topic: Tharizdun's Prison
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 10
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 31, 2007 5:56 pm   Subject: Tharizdun's Prison
    I've used Tharizdun a few different ways in games, including making him not be a single creature entity, but instead "Tharizdun" is a code-word among those-in-the-know that points to the Cthulhu Mytho ...
      Topic: Anyone travelled into Greyhawk's far future? What's there?
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 15
    Views: 7437

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 27, 2007 6:21 pm   Subject: Anyone travelled into Greyhawk's far future? What's there?
    I've always felt that the presence of magic is what would prevent Greyhawk from advancing with an Industrial Revolution. Remember, many of the things technology allowed us to do, can already be done w ...
      Topic: The Greyhawk Wars
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 19
    Views: 10738

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 27, 2007 3:39 pm   Subject: The Greyhawk Wars
    Ivid... Iuz.... whatever. 8)

    I dunno... I think I'll just pull out my copy of the Greyhawk boxed and start looking at history, seeing what I can use and what I can't use. Thank god there's so much ...
      Topic: The Greyhawk Wars
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 19
    Views: 10738

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 27, 2007 11:16 am   Subject: Heretical tangent
    I'm going to go off on a heretical tangent here, and say it publically... I HATE Greyhawk Wars, or more specifically, what it did to Greyhawk in FROM THE ASHES. The idea of Iuz replacing several count ...
      Topic: Favorite Modules
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 46
    Views: 34587

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Wed May 09, 2007 6:35 pm   Subject: Favorite Modules
    Well, easily, the most fun I've ever had playing a module was D1-2 Descent Into The Depths of the Earth. It almost killed my favorite character. A close second comes to the G1-3 series.

    Most fun DM ...
      Topic: Sad News: Dungeon and Dragon are cancelled as print mags
    SUPrUNown

    Replies: 36
    Views: 19656

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 28, 2007 9:00 am   Subject: Sad News: Dungeon and Dragon are cancelled as print mags
    As a longtime lurker, and even longer-time GREYHAWK and AD&D player, I though this would be a good place to jump in.... 8)

    Are there any plans, now that the magazine is running its course, for ...
     
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