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      Topic: Black Moon Chronicles Map Q
    SirXaris

    Replies: 7
    Views: 135

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 23, 2021 7:05 am   Subject: Black Moon Chronicles Map Q
    Icarus is probably the most knowledgeable person on Canonfire! when it comes to the Blackmoon Chronicles and their association with Greyhawk.

    If you can't reach him here, you might try at the Oerth ...
      Topic: Ghost Tower of Inverness backstory
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 80

    PostForum: Published Material Reviews & Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 23, 2021 7:02 am   Subject: Ghost Tower of Inverness backstory
    Wasn't there also a troglodyte kingdom worshipping demogorgon that pre-dated the Flan? I believe it was in the area of Sunndi/The Great Kingdom, as I remember the early Flan of Ehlissa coming into co ...
      Topic: Postcards from the Flanaess error
    SirXaris

    Replies: 0
    Views: 18

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri Oct 22, 2021 7:48 pm   Subject: Postcards from the Flanaess error
    The link when clicking on the Sea of Dust takes the viewer to the postcard for the Shield Lands.

    There may be more errors, but I haven't taken the time to check them all.

    SirXaris
      Topic: Grey Company - Mercenary groups of Oerth Part 1
    SirXaris

    Replies: 1
    Views: 163

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 08, 2021 8:01 am   Subject: Grey Company - Mercenary groups of Oerth Part 1
    I have played in, and DM'd campaigns that began with the PCs as either soldiers or mercenaries.

    It is a great way to get them set up with some basic equipment and into battle quickly. It is easies ...
      Topic: Regional Products of the Flanaess By Nation (Expanded)
    SirXaris

    Replies: 7
    Views: 413

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2021 2:22 pm   Subject: Regional Products of the Flanaess By Nation (Expanded)
    Ket is then the go between in trade between west and east, shipping out silk and importing linen (with hemp, wool and cotton, being produced both east and west).

    Where in the Baklunish lands do you ...
      Topic: Regional Products of the Flanaess By Nation (Expanded)
    SirXaris

    Replies: 7
    Views: 413

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2021 10:08 am   Subject: Regional Products of the Flanaess By Nation (Expanded)
    Ket is then the go between in trade between west and east, shipping out silk and importing linen (with hemp, wool and cotton, being produced both east and west).

    Where in the Baklunish lands do you ...
      Topic: (Un)Holy water...faith specific?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 7
    Views: 410

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 19, 2021 6:44 pm   Subject: (Un)Holy water...faith specific?
    My take isn't exactly any of the above mentioned options.

    First, I do agree with Jason's point that (Un)Holy Water is a magical item once created, albeit divine in nature rather than arcane.

    Sin ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    SirXaris

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232507

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2021 8:41 pm   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Welcome, Peregrine!

    We are always pleased to hear that our website has provided inspiration and joy to another Greyhawk fan - new or old. We are also happy to meet you and include you in our club. ...
      Topic: City, town and village mapping project
    SirXaris

    Replies: 723
    Views: 3784

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 12:20 am   Subject: City, town and village mapping project
    Blackwell

    See also "Agnosco Adventum" from Canonfire! Chronicles Vol. I. There is no map of the town, but some of the buildings are described, and its wall, gatehouse, and docks are mentioned.
    ...
      Topic: New Infinities and their Greyhawk Equivalents
    SirXaris

    Replies: 4
    Views: 445

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 10, 2021 10:44 pm   Subject: Re: New Infinities and their Greyhawk Equivalents
    Cool, cthaeh! Happy

    But...

    Jade Bay Jerlea Bay

    It is "Jeklea Bay". Wink

    SirXaris
      Topic: Castle Project
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 301

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 07, 2021 11:42 am   Subject: Castle Project
    Krak de Chevalier is no small keep! It is probably the most powerful non-concentric castle in the world. It is a wonder that would require an incredible concentration of man-power and/or magic and ...
      Topic: City maps! Now available!
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 398

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 06, 2021 11:13 am   Subject: City maps! Now available!
    You guys are awesome!

    Thank you Longetalos, Gary Holian, and Jason Zavoda, for doing so much work to make our fun easier. Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: Greatest Mysteries of Greyhawk
    SirXaris

    Replies: 8
    Views: 616

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 06, 2021 12:07 am   Subject: Greatest Mysteries of Greyhawk
    What is Iggwilv up to?

    Did Iuz free himself from Zagyg's imprisonment, or did Robilar free him?

    Who killed Ren O' the Star?

    Does King Snurre Ironbelly really look like Hulk Hogan? (I saw it ...
      Topic: Great Religious Rivalries of Greyhawk
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 326

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 05, 2021 10:04 am   Subject: Great Religious Rivalries of Greyhawk
    St. Cuthbert vs. Iuz
    Demogorgon vs. Orcus
      Topic: Adventures and Module location in the Flanaess map
    SirXaris

    Replies: 43
    Views: 8032

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 29, 2021 10:37 am   Subject: Adventures and Module location in the Flanaess map
    It appears that none of the three adventures in the Canonfire! Chronicles are listed on the map. Those are all, obviously, Greyhawk adventures.

    SirXaris
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 23, 2021 4:13 pm   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign
    Ah, thanks, Jason! Somehow, I missed the (un)enchanted part of that statement. Razz

    SirXaris
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 21, 2021 8:37 am   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign
    http://www.canonfire.com/cf/u/6089/bold_1.jpg

    I love Mads Mikkelson! Is this photo from King Arthur?


    Gauntlet of crushing grip:
    ... It can easily crush a flagon or snap an unenchanted blade. ...
      Topic: Where is Gygax's Peak of the Nightlord?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 479

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 14, 2021 9:56 am   Subject: Where is Gygax's Peak of the Nightlord?
    Per the last portion of the description, I suggest the following:

    Within Perrenland, west of the Ulsprue Mountains.

    Within Sterich, west of the Jotens.

    In Geoff, southeast of the Hornwood in ...
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 10, 2021 5:52 pm   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign

    In truth the Beggar King is a ranger-lord, sometimes an avatar of the land itself. Those of the Old Faith, from the most common believer to the most powerful of druids has dreamed him into existence ...
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 10, 2021 9:24 am   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign

    In truth the Beggar King is a ranger-lord, sometimes an avatar of the land itself. Those of the Old Faith, from the most common believer to the most powerful of druids has dreamed him into existence ...
      Topic: Looking for Greyhawk One Shot
    SirXaris

    Replies: 6
    Views: 638

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 31, 2021 4:20 pm   Subject: Looking for Greyhawk One Shot
    The Adventure Cards in the City of Greyhawk boxed set are perfect for this. They are two pages of adventure (front and back on card-stock) and can be run easily in 3 or 4 hours.

    One of my favorite ...
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 3:52 pm   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign
    Your description of The Raven Queen reminds me of one of the characters in The Black Company novels. Smile

    SirXaris
      Topic: The Greyhawk feel?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 8
    Views: 895

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:15 am   Subject: The Greyhawk feel?
    Here are some contrasts to other campaign settings that make Greyhawk special to me.

    1) High fantasy vs. low fantasy.

    High fantasy worlds are full of magic. It is commonplace and seen by every ...
      Topic: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    SirXaris

    Replies: 15
    Views: 1093

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2021 11:15 am   Subject: Clergy of Zilchus: Views on Taxation
    I agree with Rasgon's assessment, but want to add a further consideration.

    Despite being Lawful Neutral, Zilchus and his clerics may not hold tightly to any rigid philosophy regarding taxation, in ...
      Topic: Well met, good folk of Canonfire!
    SirXaris

    Replies: 2
    Views: 474

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2021 11:04 am   Subject: Well met, good folk of Canonfire!
    Welcome to Canonfire! DimensionalRambler! We are glad you are here. Smile

    The Forums are always a great place to ask questions about Greyhawk. You'll get answers from longtime Greyhawk fans ...
      Topic: Hello
    SirXaris

    Replies: 2
    Views: 475

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2021 5:51 am   Subject: Hello
    Hello cthaeh, and welcome to Canonfire! Smile

    You began playing D&D the same time I did. We hope you find a wealth of information to improve your gaming here and are glad you have joined ...
      Topic: Homebrew Castle Greyhawk
    SirXaris

    Replies: 4
    Views: 739

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 03, 2021 6:19 am   Subject: Homebrew Castle Greyhawk
    The above two mentioned versions of the ruins of castle Greyhawk are very good!

    Like you, Ralf, I enjoyed the Greyhawk Ruins module, but for my campaign, it requires more than just the seeming rand ...
      Topic: The Growth of Canonfire! Over the Years
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 688

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Sat Jun 19, 2021 7:55 am   Subject: The Growth of Canonfire! Over the Years
    Those are some inspiring numbers, Cebrion. I am glad to see that Canonfire! is providing Greyhawk entertainment to a growing number of people.

    Thank you for providing this information.

    SirXaris
      Topic: Help Needed with an Adventure
    SirXaris

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1467

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 18, 2021 2:05 am   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    I just remembered that the Kron Hills are infested with camprats, which are burrowing mammals.

    Could gnomes become werecamprats?

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

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1467

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 17, 2021 2:05 am   Subject: Help Needed with an Adventure
    A more difficult scenario would be one where the kidnappers are politically connected.

    For example, a young elven lord in Celene has been sending his advisor (a low-level wizard) to the gnome villa ...
      Topic: Sisters of the Scarlet Brotherhood
    SirXaris

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1000

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 18, 2021 9:02 pm   Subject: Sisters of the Scarlet Brotherhood
    Great minds think alike, fellas!

    I included Sister Aspinet, a Scarlet Brotherhood monk, as a spy and saboteur in the city of Blackwell in Agnosco Adventum.

    Female monks seem to be a fun NPC to s ...
      Topic: Best of Other Magazines
    SirXaris

    Replies: 13
    Views: 1802

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 10, 2021 10:27 am   Subject: Best of Other Magazines
    ...Dungeon #130, which detailed Kuluth-Mar, doesn't mention Elatalhuihle at all. The Scarlet Brotherhood says only that Kyuss is said to have spent time in Elatalhuihle.

    Some possibilities:

    1. K ...
      Topic: Rift Canyon maps and info
    SirXaris

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1699

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 11, 2021 4:46 pm   Subject: Rift Canyon maps and info
    The link above works: the link on that page to the map doesn't.

    SirXaris
      Topic: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    SirXaris

    Replies: 27
    Views: 3854

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2021 4:12 am   Subject: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    therabyd: Wee Jas, Five Shall be One, Iggwilv and Baba Yaga's Hut! Those are all my answers. Are we related? Laughing

    Iggwilv and Baba Yaga's Hut were mine, as well. Happy

    https://greyhawkery. ...
      Topic: Question: Cynidicean version in Greyhawk?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 4
    Views: 1130

    PostForum: Greyhawk- Other Game Systems/Editions   Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 3:01 pm   Subject: Question: Cynidicean version in Greyhawk?
    Hey, I found the answer I was looking for! An old 2007 thread. This is perfect. https://www.enworld.org/.../cynidicea-lost-city-masque.../

    Very interesting, but the link is dead.

    SirXaris
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    SirXaris

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232507

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Fri Mar 05, 2021 8:55 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Welcome to Canonfire! and the World of Greyhawk, SammanthaRoss! We are always happy to meet new youngbloods. Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: Rime of the FrostMaiden in Greyhawk?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 19
    Views: 2700

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:21 am   Subject: Rime of the FrostMaiden in Greyhawk?
    I did find out one thing that I need a little help with. One of the Arcane Brotherhood is neutral and can be a patron for the party. They are from a famous wizard family (Harpell). I'm trying ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    SirXaris

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232507

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2021 2:14 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Awesome, Jimmy! You sound like you run my kind of game. Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: POSTFEST: Greyhawk’s Underdark
    SirXaris

    Replies: 18
    Views: 8517

    PostForum: Postfest Forum & Archive   Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2021 3:56 am   Subject: POSTFEST: Greyhawk’s Underdark
    Fantastic! Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: What age are Greyhawk Fans?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 19
    Views: 2718

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 01, 2021 3:14 pm   Subject: What age are Greyhawk Fans?
    I am 51. Smile

    I have been playing since 1981, when I was 12 years old.

    SirXaris
      Topic: High Elves
    SirXaris

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2224

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 26, 2021 5:14 am   Subject: High Elves
    I recall that Thiondar's Legacy, from Dungeon Magazine #30, included a history of the Grey Elves and their founding, which was a separating from the High Elves. Though it wasn't set in Greyhawk, spec ...
      Topic: Keoland's RW Analog
    SirXaris

    Replies: 45
    Views: 5861

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:15 am   Subject: Keoland's RW Analog
    ...but it's very clear that there is magical tampering with the climate of the Flanaess (perhaps on the Oerth as a whole).

    Clear, how? I am curious what evidence you have come across that makes th ...
      Topic: How advanced were the Pre-Cataclysmic western empires?
    SirXaris

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2192

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:37 pm   Subject: How advanced were the Pre-Cataclysmic western empires?
    Recent threads on Canonfire! have me reconsidering a conundrum that has been bothering me for years now.

    Apparently, the Suel Empirium, the Baklunish Empire, and the Oeridians, based in what is now ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    SirXaris

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232507

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2021 5:17 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    Welcome to Canonfire! Ranxaeroth, and well met! Smile

    It sounds like there is a fine tradition of Greyhawk in your family. My own children and I are about the same age as you and yours. I ...
      Topic: Map of Gorna
    SirXaris

    Replies: 12
    Views: 6326

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:35 pm   Subject: Re: Gorna Map
    I dled the map and was wondering if anyone knew how the topography works.

    The topography is very good, in my opinion.

    The river is the lowest level. Cliffs rise on each side of it. To the west ...
      Topic: The source of greyhawk magic
    SirXaris

    Replies: 69
    Views: 33525

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:10 pm   Subject: The source of greyhawk magic
    Things like this, where magic vanished and non-human races disappear with it, always leave a bad taste in my mouth.

    Why should I be invested in the plights and passions of the elves or dwarves if ...
      Topic: Keoland's RW Analog
    SirXaris

    Replies: 45
    Views: 5861

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:21 pm   Subject: Keoland's RW Analog
    I don't recall any canon statement that Oerth's winds are opposite Earth's winds. Page five of the WoG Guide holds that, "Prevailing winds tend to be from the northeast in the winter and autumn, from ...
      Topic: Keoland's RW Analog
    SirXaris

    Replies: 45
    Views: 5861

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:52 pm   Subject: Keoland's RW Analog
    I see your point, Vulcan, but I will argue that it is not ash from the volcanic Hellfurnaces that maintains the Sea of Dust,

    It is in part. As Greyhawk Adventures detailed, different regions of the ...
      Topic: Keoland's RW Analog
    SirXaris

    Replies: 45
    Views: 5861

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:46 am   Subject: Keoland's RW Analog
    Wait, the prevailing winds on Oerth are moving in opposite directions to those of Erath, at similar latitudes?

    Yep, though I don't remember the source material. It's just something I remember rea ...
      Topic: Keoland's RW Analog
    SirXaris

    Replies: 45
    Views: 5861

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2021 1:01 pm   Subject: Keoland's RW Analog
    With the predominant easterly winds of Oerik, the Hold of the Sea Princes has a tropical monsoon climate with less pronounced dry seasons. Consequently, Saltmarsh and the rest of the Keoish coast get ...
      Topic: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    SirXaris

    Replies: 27
    Views: 3854

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 07, 2021 4:16 pm   Subject: Ring of Five Questions @Greyhawkery
    Oonga! Now, that's an original answer! Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: Cities of Greyhawk - Verbobonc
    SirXaris

    Replies: 18
    Views: 2844

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:34 pm   Subject: Cities of Greyhawk - Verbobonc

    Recently she has been seen near the aband

    I think we're missing something here. ;)

    SirXaris
      Topic: The Seer
    SirXaris

    Replies: 9
    Views: 3652

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 7:35 pm   Subject: The Seer
    The Seer features in Kirt's campaign blog linked below. I remember that he is the one the PCs seek out in their search for the Ghost Tower of Inverness, but you'll have to ask Kirt where to find it. ...
      Topic: We need a report post report user button
    SirXaris

    Replies: 1
    Views: 1029

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2020 8:44 am   Subject: Re: We need a report post report user button
    Another spam attack. I dont see a way to report them.

    I just send a PM to Cebrion and he takes care of them pretty quickly.

    But, a specific 'report button' would be convenient. Smile

    Sir ...
      Topic: Legends & Lore #79-The High Seas!
    SirXaris

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1970

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2020 12:23 pm   Subject: Legends & Lore #79-The High Seas!
    Of course, we all want more information on pirates and ships, but I am also interested in hearing you folks' take on weather and natural phenomena (whirlpools, coral reefs, shoals, islands, blue holes ...
      Topic: Adventures and Module location in the Flanaess map
    SirXaris

    Replies: 43
    Views: 8032

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2020 9:02 pm   Subject: Adventures and Module location in the Flanaess map
    I am trying to rate some of the modules listed, but I keep getting a message saying I must be logged into Canonfire.com. I am logged in. :)

    SirXaris
      Topic: The Sword of Lyons
    SirXaris

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2381

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2020 11:13 am   Subject: The Sword of Lyons
    Regarding SirXaris's suggestions, I think I missed the Amedio Jungle connection, but thinking about it, House Lyons (or Liyon) might be a subfamily of House Rhola, which engaged in a centurial war wit ...
      Topic: Module D4 - City of Spiders now available
    SirXaris

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1277

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2020 11:01 am   Subject: Module D4 - City of Spiders now available
    Awsome, Joe! Thanks for making this available to us at no cost. I will give more feedback after I have had a chance to read through it. Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: The Sword of Lyons
    SirXaris

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2381

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Wed Dec 09, 2020 9:26 pm   Subject: The Sword of Lyons
    I didn't note anything in your history that conflicts with established canon (though I am no Rasgon Wink ), but it does add many questions you may want to answer to allow your sword's history to me ...
      Topic: The Sword of Lyons
    SirXaris

    Replies: 12
    Views: 2381

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Wed Dec 09, 2020 12:53 pm   Subject: The Sword of Lyons
    Check out the links in this Google search - especially the third one, from Greyhawk Online. They contain some information on the Sword of Lyons that may help you.

    https://www.google.com/search?q=s ...
      Topic: Trophies of Tarsellis
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 1519

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 06, 2020 2:40 pm   Subject: Trophies of Tarsellis
    I recall that both G1 & G2 have descriptions of their respective giant cheif's trophy rooms.

    The Wild Hunt's trophy hall may not be entirely indoors. It may include stuffed versions, statues, ...
      Topic: Adventures and Module location in the Flanaess map
    SirXaris

    Replies: 43
    Views: 8032

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:15 am   Subject: Adventures and Module location in the Flanaess map
    This is very nice, Longetalos!

    SirXaris
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2020 6:48 pm   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign
    Hinchcliffe and his Ram-Men sound interesting, but 50% magic resistance seems over the top.

    SirXaris
      Topic: NPCs from My Campaign
    SirXaris

    Replies: 112
    Views: 9221

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2020 10:28 pm   Subject: NPCs from My Campaign
    These are interesting NPCs, which I may steal for my own campaigns. Happy

    Please edit this bit about Groth:
    "...carries a shield that gives his followers +1 to hit if they are within a 30ft ra ...
      Topic: UnderOerth map location C-19 - South-West Tunnel
    SirXaris

    Replies: 1
    Views: 1192

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:34 am   Subject: Re: UnderOerth map location C-19 - South-West Tunnel
    ...are enchanted and allow the wielder to tunnel through 20feet of rock as if it were stone...

    Umm...

    Wink

    SirXaris
      Topic: In Praise of The Codex of Greyhawk
    SirXaris

    Replies: 3
    Views: 1640

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2020 8:32 am   Subject: In Praise of The Codex of Greyhawk
    O-D, your experience discovering the various Greyhawk fan-sites on the internet sounds just like my own. Happy

    I loved the Codex of Greyhawk and Iquander's posts (Erik Mona) inspired me to seek ...
      Topic: It started in Saltmarsh...
    SirXaris

    Replies: 267
    Views: 68642

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:30 pm   Subject: It started in Saltmarsh...
    I am not caught up yet, but I want to add that I appreciate how you are able to make traveling through the Flanaess an adventure in itself. I enjoy your vision of the various peoples, nations, and to ...
      Topic: It started in Saltmarsh...
    SirXaris

    Replies: 267
    Views: 68642

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Tue Nov 17, 2020 8:46 pm   Subject: It started in Saltmarsh...
    I enjoyed Captain Robert's tale of the giants. 🙂
    Was that your original concoction?
    Yes, I made it from whole cloth.
    As you might can tell, I am foreshadowing giants.

    Yes, and I am ...
      Topic: It started in Saltmarsh...
    SirXaris

    Replies: 267
    Views: 68642

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Tue Nov 17, 2020 3:28 pm   Subject: It started in Saltmarsh...
    I enjoyed Captain Robert's tale of the giants. 🙂

    Was that your original concoction?

    SirXaris
      Topic: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    SirXaris

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1887

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:49 pm   Subject: Need to Add Some "Kuntzian Depth" to a Dungeon Are
    The only idea that popped into my head upon reading your list is that interacting with Corellon Larethian's visage may affect the PC as if s/he had donned a girdle of masculinity/feminity. Corellon w ...
      Topic: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    SirXaris

    Replies: 400
    Views: 232507

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2020 7:21 am   Subject: The "Introduce Yourself" Thread
    I only really got into Greyhawk a couple of years ago, starting by chasing down references to Tharizdun, and quickly found myself buying up a bunch of books...

    Searching for Tharizdun lead you to G ...
      Topic: Undersea kingdoms of the Azure Sea
    SirXaris

    Replies: 15
    Views: 4414

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 09, 2020 9:21 am   Subject: Undersea kingdoms of the Azure Sea
    Has any edition featured "sea goblins"? It seems a bit odd (interesting) to have sea hobgoblins but neither sea goblins, nor sea orcs.

    Though the existence of such does seem realistic, it also seem ...
      Topic: The Inclusive List of Greyhawk Fiction
    SirXaris

    Replies: 20
    Views: 15170

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 31, 2020 11:05 am   Subject: The Inclusive List of Greyhawk Fiction


    I'm all about fan fiction. Links? Happy

    At the risk of being accused of being blatantly self-serving

    If a campaign journal counts as fan fiction, mine is very explicitly set in Greyhawk.
    ...
      Topic: Square mileage of each country of the Flanaess is done
    SirXaris

    Replies: 18
    Views: 4364

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2020 1:57 pm   Subject: Square mileage of each country of the Flanaess is done
    By the way in case anyone is wondering why I went through all this trouble it was to figure out how much of a country is wild (i.e. appropriate to adventure in).

    Here is the math. It takes about 3 ...
      Topic: Square mileage of each country of the Flanaess is done
    SirXaris

    Replies: 18
    Views: 4364

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2020 11:01 am   Subject: Square mileage of each country of the Flanaess is done
    That can be some helpful information, Longetalos. Thank you for compiling it. I agree with edmundscott that it would be easier for most of us here, myself included, to have it posted as an article t ...
      Topic: Write-ups for iconic D&D artwork?
    SirXaris

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2020 5:19 pm   Subject: Write-ups for iconic D&D artwork?
    Thanks, Mempter! Those are the kind of write-ups I am looking for.

    Anything that is canon is great, but fanon is good for ideas. :)

    Though the link you provided is new to me, I was aware that ...
      Topic: It started in Saltmarsh...
    SirXaris

    Replies: 267
    Views: 68642

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:18 pm   Subject: Re: Post 124: Fort Thomas to Singleton
    ...riparian scrub brush.

    Wonderful! I learned a new word today! Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: Write-ups for iconic D&D artwork?
    SirXaris

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:01 am   Subject: Write-ups for iconic D&D artwork?
    Does anyone know if there are any official, or fan-created, stat write-ups of iconic artwork characters like the following?

    Actually, I like that last one for Sir Bluto Sans Pite. Smile

    http ...
      Topic: "Known" Drow in the Flanaess
    SirXaris

    Replies: 15
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:13 pm   Subject: "Known" Drow in the Flanaess
    Those are some fine lists, Rasgon and Jason. Smile

    After reading your initial list, Kwint, I thought of Belgos (drow vampire). I noticed that Jason's index does not include a reference to Dun ...
      Topic: Cloting iN the Flaness
    SirXaris

    Replies: 38
    Views: 18740

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:27 am   Subject: Cloting iN the Flaness
    If silk is 5x more valuable than linen, then a square yard of it would cost 25 gp, and a 40-yard bolt would cost 1,000 gp. If silk is 10x more valuable, then the costs would be 50 gp and 2,000 gp, res ...
      Topic: Greyhawk TV
    SirXaris

    Replies: 8
    Views: 3153

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:30 am   Subject: Greyhawk TV
    Thank you for this list, Zarathon. :)

    SirXaris
      Topic: Winter's Tales
    SirXaris

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3584

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:25 am   Subject: Winter's Tales
    Ettins, huh? I was expecting the children of Ettar and Zogga to be the first formorian giants. :)

    SirXaris
      Topic: Cities of the Flanaess interactive map
    SirXaris

    Replies: 6
    Views: 9400

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 07, 2020 5:31 pm   Subject: Cities of the Flanaess interactive map
    Stay tuned, there is a reason that Dave (DM221532) picked those particular cities only. This is only the first step of what Dave wants to do with the map.

    We may expand it later on once phase 2 is ...
      Topic: Imprisoned Gods
    SirXaris

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 07, 2020 5:28 pm   Subject: Re: Imprisoned Gods
    Outside of the various imprisoned gods in Castle Greyhawk, do we have many other imprisoned deity-level figures in Oerth?

    Okay, here's a brief list of deity-level figures known to Oerth who have be ...
      Topic: Cities of the Flanaess interactive map
    SirXaris

    Replies: 6
    Views: 9400

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 07, 2020 4:50 am   Subject: Cities of the Flanaess interactive map
    Another excellent addition to Canonfire! fellas! thanks for all your work on this project. :)

    I notice that the ancient cities of the Olman are missing from the Amedio and Hepmonaland, as mention ...
      Topic: Greetings and well met
    SirXaris

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    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Mon Oct 05, 2020 4:25 pm   Subject: Greetings and well met
    Welcome, Holy_Rage! Smile

    JasonZavoda is correct. Read, ask questions, use what you like in your Greyhawk campaign, and ignore anything you don't like.

    The forums are the place to ask quest ...
      Topic: Deadly Denizens link
    SirXaris

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2321

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2020 6:41 am   Subject: Deadly Denizens link
    This is a very cool feature, fellas! Awesome! :)

    I did find an error while perusing, however. There may be more.

    When I click on 'Asberdies' in the left-hand list, it shows him in the mountai ...
      Topic: Greyhawk related art
    SirXaris

    Replies: 27
    Views: 19922

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:46 am   Subject: Greyhawk related art
    As a matter of fact and for campaign conveniences, the PC have a short stay back in highfolk, their homeland. But they'll be back on the isle of dread soon. Stay tuned!

    Looking forward to it. :)
    ...
      Topic: Greyhawk related art
    SirXaris

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    Views: 19922

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 09, 2020 9:19 am   Subject: Greyhawk related art
    A bunch of Savage Tide campaign related pics uploaded as as well as other Greyhawk stuff.

    https://www.deviantart.com/dungeonmeister

    These are very good and inspirational pics of The Savage Tide ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Reborn at Virtual Greyhawk Con!
    SirXaris

    Replies: 1
    Views: 1471

    PostForum: Welcome to Greyhawk!   Posted: Sun Sep 06, 2020 9:01 am   Subject: Greyhawk Reborn at Virtual Greyhawk Con!
    Sounds awesome, folks! I hope I am free to participate. Happy

    SirXaris
      Topic: Non-Scarlet Brotherhood monk organizations
    SirXaris

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    Views: 10746

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 04, 2020 3:24 pm   Subject: Non-Scarlet Brotherhood monk organizations
    Have any of you developed organizations for demi-human monks?

    No, but...

    Dragon Magazine #122 has an article entitled "Marshalling the Martial Arts" which may be of help to you.

    Also, I remem ...
      Topic: Monks of the Flanaess
    SirXaris

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41052

    PostForum: Greyhawk- AD&D 1st Edition   Posted: Thu Sep 03, 2020 7:07 pm   Subject: Monks of the Flanaess
    I've begun playing a 1e monk (from Dragon 53) and have thus started researching the subject.

    If you are referring to the article, "He's Got a Lot to Kick About," then I whole-heartedly agree. That ...
      Topic: Geas and the Book of Vile Darkness
    SirXaris

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:29 pm   Subject: Geas and the Book of Vile Darkness
    I suggest you tie the quest into another adventure you have planned for the party. For example...

    Your party is at the right level to search out and explore the Lost Caverns of Tsojcanth. Perhaps ...
      Topic: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    SirXaris

    Replies: 6
    Views: 2465

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 8:50 am   Subject: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    Or are you talking about the link where it says "EnterTopicHere". Obviously that doesn't go anywhere, you need to actually replace that portion of the search string with an actual topic text.

    Lol! ...
      Topic: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    SirXaris

    Replies: 6
    Views: 2465

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:52 am   Subject: Zavoda Index -- new ways to research topics for Greyhawk
    We have been improving it. Try it now and see what happens when you hover over the Source abbreviations. You should see a pop up with the full name of the source.

    Like Edmundscott, I see only a div ...
      Topic: Against the Giants (G1-3)
    SirXaris

    Replies: 15
    Views: 14606

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 3:59 pm   Subject: Against the Giants (G1-3)
    Title

    (Continued soon...)

    SirXaris

    Or not lol... This campaign deserves an ending, even an imaginary one...

    I'm working on the screen-play. Cool Wink
      Topic: Adventure Paths from Dungeon Magazine
    SirXaris

    Replies: 28
    Views: 8756

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 18, 2020 3:14 pm   Subject: Adventure Paths from Dungeon Magazine
    Yes! The Savage Tide is my favorite AP. Happy

    I absolutely loved the expanded information on the Amedio Jungle, the inclusion of Scuttlecove and the Isle of Dread, and the way the adventures o ...
      Topic: Naval Strengths of the Realms of Greyhawk
    SirXaris

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 13, 2020 7:18 am   Subject: Naval Strengths of the Realms of Greyhawk
    Unsure if this is an active thread anymore or even exactly how this works as I legitimately just made an account for this but I have been attempting to do greyhawk campaign heavily influenced by pirat ...
      Topic: Fort Blackwell questions.
    SirXaris

    Replies: 22
    Views: 10819

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 2:49 am   Subject: Fort Blackwell questions.
    Great job, mtg! I like it. Smile

    SirXaris
      Topic: Regional Products of the Flanaess - Cloth and Fur
    SirXaris

    Replies: 5
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 05, 2020 2:38 am   Subject: Regional Products of the Flanaess - Cloth and Fur
    The various regions probably export cloth to each other, because different areas produce different kinds of cloth.
    Different plants used for cloth grow best in different climates. For instance, flax ...
     
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