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      Topic: The Hall of Song, Geoff before the Giants
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 1
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:03 am   Subject: The Hall of Song, Geoff before the Giants
    Reminds me of the Welsh Eisteddfod tradition ... very fitting.
      Topic: A particular kind of poisoning in Furyondy
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 5
    Views: 4104

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:06 am   Subject: A particular kind of poisoning in Furyondy
    I think anyone who uses a potion of longevity as a "poison" to stop a marriage is just nuts.

    Take the potion yourself and outlive the bastard.
      Topic: Regional Products of the Flanaess - Cloth and Fur
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 5
    Views: 3862

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:04 am   Subject: Regional Products of the Flanaess - Cloth and Fur
    I actually think crash is on to something. Remember cloth is used for more than just clothing.

    The peasantry wouldn't be wearing a lot of imported cloth. They'd make clothing from local sources. ...
      Topic: Gunpowder on Oerth
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 10
    Views: 2331

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:24 am   Subject: Gunpowder on Oerth
    I always thought the idea gunpowder can't work is completely bogus. It's GM's fiat.

    Which is fine if that's what you really want. But I'd rather not contort myself into knots trying to redesign p ...
      Topic: Languages of Oerthly Magic
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 7
    Views: 1977

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:20 am   Subject: Languages of Oerthly Magic
    I also tend to think of the Suel in terms of Imperial Rome. Latin was the language of the Church and the law, and still influences many core legal concepts.

    We also use Gaelic for the Flan, in spi ...
      Topic: Virtual Greyhawk Con: 2-4 October 2020
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 2
    Views: 3267

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:15 am   Subject: Virtual Greyhawk Con: 2-4 October 2020
    Hi Guys!

    I also have registered to run an event for VGHC. I will actually be running it twice: first in D&D 5e and again in Hero System 5th edition.
      Topic: Eclipses
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 17
    Views: 1145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:52 pm   Subject: Eclipses
    OH, that makes so much more sense! Duh!
      Topic: Eclipses
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 17
    Views: 1145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:51 pm   Subject: Eclipses
    Yeah, I think we're meant to assume that Liga appears the same size in Oerth's sky as Earth's sun appears from Earth, and somebody just didn't do the math.

    I have to agree. I've been plugging some ...
      Topic: Eclipses
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 17
    Views: 1145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:49 pm   Subject: Eclipses
    A double solar eclipse would only happen on Goodmonth 11.

    Why that day?
      Topic: Oerth Journal #33 is out
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 6
    Views: 1769

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:46 pm   Subject: Oerth Journal #33 is out
    Huh. I used to have those cards but got rid of them years ago. Wish I hadn't now.
      Topic: Eclipses
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 17
    Views: 1145

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:04 am   Subject: Eclipses
    I'm trying to figure out how lunar eclipses would work in Oerth. In spite of the geocentric nature of Oerth's solar system, Celene and Luna should at intervals block the sun, causing an eclipse.

    T ...
      Topic: The Troublesome Electrum Piece
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 20
    Views: 1317

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue May 12, 2020 12:49 pm   Subject: The Troublesome Electrum Piece
    What if electrum were a necessary component for enchanted weapons or armor and loses this ability if separated into gold & silver? That would give nations an incentive to keep it in pure form; it ...
      Topic: Lost Laboratory of Kwalish
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 2
    Views: 364

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Tue May 12, 2020 12:47 pm   Subject: Lost Laboratory of Kwalish
    I hadn't heard of it. Not sure when it was released.

    Would be interested to know if anyone had bought it or run it.
      Topic: Printing
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 0
    Views: 280

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Wed May 06, 2020 7:14 pm   Subject: Printing
    I'm in the habit of printing articles I find useful, but since the change to the new format for the website I'm getting a very narrow band of text with all the sidebars instead of just getting the art ...
      Topic: Best Dungeon Mags
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 19
    Views: 1630

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 06, 2020 7:09 pm   Subject: Best Dungeon Mags
    Dungeon Magazine 105

    Oh, thank you for this. I knew there was a writeup on him, and I could not remember where to find it.

    One of my PCs defeated him and put on his helmet. It cost her an eye ...
      Topic: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 9
    Views: 1107

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun May 03, 2020 2:00 pm   Subject: Which Nations Have Proper Cavaliers?
    A knight is simply a person who comes from a social class that allows him to spend all his time training for war. The training is fairly specific. They are the bottom of the totem pole in a so calle ...
      Topic: Greyhawk Time Line
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 23
    Views: 1580

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 5:26 pm   Subject: Re: Greyhawk Time Line
    It was not originally a cohesive setting, and only recently has is become a ďwholeĒ setting. To me, it seems contrived and forced.

    Yeah, Gygax didn't set out to build a world when he wrote D& ...
      Topic: Cities of Greyhawk
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 8
    Views: 5474

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:54 am   Subject: Cities of Greyhawk
    Verbobonc was detailed in the Living Greyhawk setting, as was Dyvers.

    I don' know if the campaign guides are even available online anymore.

    The Verbobonc map (there are several, all different) m ...
      Topic: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6932

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2020 4:52 pm   Subject: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    I remember the encounter with the fall, but that's not what I'm talking about. Skech modified the encounter. It was definitely outdoors.

    I've been playing since 1979, so I have a lot of origina ...
      Topic: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6932

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:10 am   Subject: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    Gygax wanted his game to be lethal. That part of the system was intentional. He thought characters should die.

    Problem is, his own game had lots of resurrection in it, so I'm not so sure how inte ...
      Topic: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 10
    Views: 6932

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 14, 2020 4:46 pm   Subject: I Started a New Greyhawk Campaign Last Night
    That's awesome! Glad you had a great game.

    S4 is one of my favorites. I've run it, and played it. Great adventure.
      Topic: How is 5th edition different from 1st/2nd edition
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 20
    Views: 1567

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 5th Edition   Posted: Sat Apr 11, 2020 5:20 pm   Subject: How is 5th edition different from 1st/2nd edition
    I did not care for 2nd edition, honestly, but I think that was simply because I am resistant to change. I hated 3e/3.5 and wanted nothing to do with 4e.

    5e is a breath of fresh air. I've played i ...
      Topic: Box Set
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 3
    Views: 7228

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:17 pm   Subject: Box Set
    Well, except mistletoe is hunted in winter, towards Christmas (Solstice).
      Topic: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 7
    Views: 5614

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 08, 2020 5:52 am   Subject: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Yeah I just checked the link and the Ford Keep page comes up now, sans the map. Guess someone finally got around to fixing it.
      Topic: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 7
    Views: 5614

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2020 7:58 am   Subject: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Yes, have this but thank you! Every scatter bit helps :)
      Topic: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 7
    Views: 5614

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:34 pm   Subject: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Thanks, Rasgon!

    Yeah, I don't see mention of Yrag as well, but then there's so littl einformation on him, it may have been over looked. I did read someone else that his connection to Ford Keep is ...
      Topic: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 7
    Views: 5614

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:28 pm   Subject: Circle of Eight Question: Skech DO NOT READ!
    OK, so the last time I tried this my player (fellow Canonfire member Skech) read my question which kinda spilled the beans a little bit ... though not too badly since he already knew I was moving my g ...
      Topic: 1980s Nostalgia and the D&D Cartoon
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 9
    Views: 5374

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:11 pm   Subject: 1980s Nostalgia and the D&D Cartoon
    Dang. Now I'm going to have to rewatch it.

    When it aired on TV, the station in my area only carried the first season. Very frustrating for me. Have the boxed set now, and was so happy to finally ...
      Topic: 1980s Nostalgia and the D&D Cartoon
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 9
    Views: 5374

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:02 pm   Subject: 1980s Nostalgia and the D&D Cartoon
    Well, Lolth was in an episode.

    I always imagined Zagyg as Dungeon Master.

    Oooohh good point. He does kinda look like Zagig, and his approach is often pretty nutty when you think about it.
      Topic: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 5539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:00 pm   Subject: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Good job, Amy.

    A meta article for the things that every good DM should keep in mind when developing NPCs and the campaign setting. I would only add one more "W" to the standard journalism list: "W ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 5539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:47 am   Subject: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Great, which article was it?

    Mine was called: Reign of Death. It's about an alternate Greyhawk where the Death Knights had initially won.


    -Gary

    Read that one, I enjoyed it :)

    I wrote the ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 5539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:22 pm   Subject: Oerth Journal #32 is out
    Awesome! I have an article in this issue :)
      Topic: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 30
    Views: 4239

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 10, 2020 4:26 pm   Subject: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    SirXaris, I know absolutely nothing about Alfred the Great. Is there a source you recommend or should I just wikipedia?

    Lanthorn, do you think the Complete Book of Elves is superior to Moore's elv ...
      Topic: Making Elves More Sympathetic?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 30
    Views: 4239

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:53 pm   Subject: Making Elves More Sympathetic?

    The closest analogy is the

    How would this compare to the Cataclysm from Dragonlance? How would a post sundering Greyhawk look?

    Well, the origins of the Nyr Dyv have never really been explore ...
      Topic: Keoland References
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1531

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 05, 2020 1:24 pm   Subject: Keoland References
    Thanks, Jason!

    This is helpful. I'm currently going through all my canon resources for every reference to anything in Keoland or related to Keoland that I can find.

    This will be very helpful so ...
      Topic: Keoland References
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1531

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 01, 2020 12:01 pm   Subject: Keoland References
    Thanks, Jason!

    This is helpful. I'm currently going through all my canon resources for every reference to anything in Keoland or related to Keoland that I can find.

    This will be very helpful so ...
      Topic: Niole Dra design
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 5
    Views: 1132

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:06 am   Subject: Re: Niole Dra design
    If there's a Copper Quarter, a Gold, Silver, Platinum, and/or Electrum district might make sense, as well as perhaps Brass and Iron. Or perhaps districts could be named after other products, such as g ...
      Topic: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 26
    Views: 3807

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:44 pm   Subject: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Thanks for all the wonderful insight, guys!

    I have Rary the Traitor and I have all the Bright Lands related LG modules so I have the whole storyline. It's well done, but unsatisfying in many ways, ...
      Topic: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 26
    Views: 3807

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:59 am   Subject: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Thanks, SirXaris. That's helpful, and its consistent with my own thinking when it comes to Mordenkainen. Some of the 5e stuff coming out has him essentially withdrawn from Oerth to pursue this visio ...
      Topic: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 26
    Views: 3807

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:29 am   Subject: Mordenkainen and Rary
    Hi, guys,

    Been awhile since I've posted regularly; mostly been lurking lately.

    I'm running a Greyhawk campaign, and am in the process of running some elements of Rary the Traitor (to my player ...
      Topic: Greyhawk is in Project Gutenberg
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 3
    Views: 940

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 03, 2020 5:43 pm   Subject: Greyhawk is in Project Gutenberg
    Agreed. I've read it as well. It's an encylcopedia article, little different from the various Wiki's on the internet. Though probably better organized and edited.
      Topic: Ehlonna & Obad-hai: Reason for Antipathy
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 13
    Views: 3143

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 08, 2019 6:45 am   Subject: Ehlonna & Obad-hai: Reason for Antipathy
    As you say, Ehlonna opposes the same things that Obad-hai opposes, but I think their solutions are where they differ. Obad-hai would think "the local human population threatens the survival of the wol ...
      Topic: Greyhawk's World
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 14
    Views: 5989

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:27 pm   Subject: Greyhawk's World
    Useful, if dated (my campaign is in CY 602). Still, a nice little tidbit on the Scarlet Brotherhood that I hadn't been aware of.

    Everything is always appreciated!
      Topic: Need help: Glassmaking in Keoland
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 1
    Views: 2129

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 06, 2018 6:07 pm   Subject: Need help: Glassmaking in Keoland
    Somewhere I found an article that mentioned a craftsman in Keoland who'd discovered how to make sheets of very clear glass. He couldn't make very large sheets.

    For the life of me I can't find wher ...
      Topic: Having trouble loggin in
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2815

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 5:13 pm   Subject: Having trouble loggin in
    Thanks, Cebrion! I think I'm in good shapel
      Topic: Having trouble loggin in
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2815

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:13 pm   Subject: Having trouble loggin in
    Hi, folks! Been awhile since I've logged in. I'm having some login problems. Somehow I managed to stay logged in on this tab, but when I do a google search to try and find something and come to a n ...
      Topic: Having trouble changing email address
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 1
    Views: 2503

    PostForum: Canonfire! & GreyTalk Help and Feedback   Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 8:01 pm   Subject: Having trouble changing email address
    Hi, Guys!

    After a very long absence I decided to login again. I went to update my email address (which hasn't been accurate in over 15 years) but I can't get the system to accept my new address. ...
      Topic: How to handle Character Death in Greyhawk
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 57
    Views: 22383

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 08, 2012 5:35 pm   Subject: How to handle Character Death in Greyhawk
    I hear you guys - death should be an event, not just a road-bump. I think I agree - but how do I handle the disappointed players? I may have shot myself in the foot by asking them to come up with a ...
      Topic: Elven village design
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 8859

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 24, 2006 7:00 pm   Subject: Elven village design
    The fur trade in this country during the colonial period is a fascinating subject and definitly worth learning more about. I have always envisioned the wood elves being like the Woodlands Indians. How ...
      Topic: Slavers - Slave lords supermodule
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 15
    Views: 8767

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 24, 2006 6:59 pm   Subject: Slavers - Slave lords supermodule
    The way I ran the original four modules was to start with new 4th-5th level PCs in A4, then have the party go through A1-3. It's the only way to play the series without it being a railroad. The A1-4 s ...
      Topic: Greyhawk becoming too high-powered?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 47
    Views: 24394

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 24, 2006 6:48 pm   Subject: Greyhawk becoming too high-powered?

    It is becoming more difficult to convince them that they have to respect the law (it's so true that power corrupts). But they are now powerful enough to infiltrate the Slave Lords, take on GDQ, RtT ...
      Topic: Anyone reviewed Cityscape?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3058

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 13, 2006 6:32 am   Subject: Anyone reviewed Cityscape?
    I've looked over it: from what I saw, I see no need to pay retail price for this product.

    There are some interesting NPC examples, and it tells you a lot about the costs of building a city. But t ...
      Topic: Elven village design
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 8859

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 12, 2006 5:29 am   Subject: Elven village design
    You might consider looking at the Corwyl supplement, from Green Ronin IIRC. It lays out an entire wood elven community, with NPCs and backstory that is very interesting. It could be placed anywhere ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2006 1:25 pm   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Assuming you take the Gord novels as canon--I know some folx do, and our group will draw from them occasionally if it makes a good story, but we don't tie the events in the novels too tightly into Gre ...
      Topic: Quick question about Urnst
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 20
    Views: 6859

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 19, 2006 12:11 pm   Subject: Quick question about Urnst
    Well, Vecna ruled Duchy Urnst according to Gary Holian and Erik Mona's map.

    Where does he get those wonderful toys?
    Or in the case, maps. Laughing

    Never seen that before - but mightily impress ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 19, 2006 8:00 am   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    By the way, did you find the invulnerable coat of Arn inside Dark Druids?

    I did, though you wouldn't recognize it for what it is Happy

    +3 splint mail, SA invulnerable.

    Theala

    Whoah!!! Bra ...
      Topic: Blackthorns
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 2
    Views: 2915

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2006 9:41 am   Subject: Blackthorns
    My thoughts and ideas for my home Campaign is that Blackthorn beside being a humanoid lair is a gateway to the underdark.

    That means that the humanoids can have resources and income from down under ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2006 9:31 am   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    And now that the location of the Dark Druids lair has been found, all that is left is to calculate the ideal time to run the module. Once the connection with Anthraxus is established, all you have to ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2006 9:06 am   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    By the way, did you find the invulnerable coat of Arn inside Dark Druids?

    I did, though you wouldn't recognize it for what it is Happy

    +3 splint mail, SA invulnerable.

    Theala
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 11, 2006 6:34 am   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Oddly enough, gibberlings are present in two locations of the WoG '83 boxed set (Blackmoor and Suss Forest) that share a common attribute. (If memory serves well there is even a reference of the mons ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 11, 2006 6:29 am   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Sorry I didn't see this post prior to you starting you game, Theala. IIRC, Rob talks about placement of DD in the Gnarley over on his boards, but the posts may have been nuked with the ezboard crashe ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 07, 2006 6:13 pm   Subject: Follow Up/My thoughts on the Dark Druids module
    Well, I ended up running my Dark Druids game, and picked my own locations.

    I don't know if anyone else has looked at this module--Rob Kuntz has contributed a lot to the WoG, and this module suppose ...
      Topic: Map of the Flanaess
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 28
    Views: 18882

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2006 11:16 am   Subject: Map of the Flanaess



    Theala I donít think itís possible to copy more than one layer at a time from Acrobat reader or the full version. But to help you Iíve uploaded a jpg of the whole map with all layers visible.
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      Topic: Map of the Flanaess
    Theala_Sildorian

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 12:08 pm   Subject: Map of the Flanaess
    Thanks Theala

    I will breakdown the large map in smaller pieces, larger ones like the Sheldomar Valley and smaller like the provinces of Furyondy. By using the PDF format you can do most of it by zo ...
      Topic: Map of the Flanaess
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 28
    Views: 18882

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 01, 2006 5:02 am   Subject: Re: Map of the Flanaess
    Hi Fellow Hawkers


    For quite some time now Iíve been working on a mapmaking project, to do a remake of the original Darlene campaign maps and hopefully a full atlas of Oerth. My dream was to make ...
      Topic: Oerth Journal 18
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 9
    Views: 3814

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 5:07 pm   Subject: Re: Oerth Journal 18
    Oerth Journal 18

    Well good news everyone. I've just finished editing Oerth Journal 18, and guess what. Its done!


    Great issue! One of my PCs is from Ahlissa, and is coming back into the game a ...
      Topic: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 10539

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 5:01 pm   Subject: Dark Druids and the Gnarley Forest
    I'm planning to run the Dark Druid's module by Rob Kuntz in the WoG. I understand it was originally written to be run in the Gnarley Forest, which is a good thing since our group is currently in Verb ...
      Topic: New Approach to GH Canon?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 109
    Views: 45614

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 11:33 am   Subject: Re: Well...
    >Should we then try to create a superset of events that encompasses events in all home campaigns and those in canon? :)

    Yes.

    Granted, it would be impossible to incorporate everyone's take on ...
      Topic: Dragon Mountain box set
    Theala_Sildorian

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    Views: 5901

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 11:17 am   Subject: Dragon Mountain box set
    Dragon Mountain does indeed have very overt and blatant rules "changes" to help the Kobolds.<many examples snipped

    The scenario was rigged in favor of the kobolds to get the players to think the ...
      Topic: What modules make a classic campaign?
    Theala_Sildorian

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2005 6:44 am   Subject: What modules make a classic campaign?
    Excellent suggestions! Thank you for the input. It looks like the T series is the best to start with. I admit that I will have to get my hands on the City of Greyhawk stuff. I don't own it. I can ...
      Topic: Iggiwiliv's Whereabouts
    Theala_Sildorian

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 11:08 pm   Subject: Iggiwiliv's Whereabouts


    Interesting . . . fails to capture the essence somehow. Great read. If you went with GVD's reasoning, then you have a great backstory for Iggwilv. She's such a fixture in Greyhawk mythology, an ...
      Topic: Iggiwiliv's Whereabouts
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 8
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 1:59 pm   Subject: Re: Iggiwiliv's Whereabouts
    My campaign is in mid 592 C.Y. at the moment and I'd like to know if any of our sage, walkers or apprentice walkers might know where she's been for the past 5 years or so. Also, any 2E stats on her? ...
      Topic: Lortmils
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 40
    Views: 15650

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 6:00 am   Subject: Lortmils
    The Elves taking over the Spindrifts is rather unclear...

    Their are hints, the Spindrifts were originally elven and considered sacred (tolkien sense) as a place of departure and rest.

    The elves ...
      Topic: Living Greyhawk Journals for sale @ Paizo!
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1914

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 5:55 am   Subject: Re: Living Greyhawk Journals for sale @ Paizo!
    Check this out:

    http://paizo.com/dungeon/products/issues/livingGreyhawkJournal

    I've been telling Erik he should do that for ages!

    Of course, my suggestion was also to make it as a compiled PD ...
      Topic: Lortmils
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 40
    Views: 15650

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 8:46 pm   Subject: Lortmils
    the Olve suffered a fair number of losses in the Hateful Wars - which, given their low birthrates take longer to recoup than, say, human losses of a similar size.

    Not to nit pick, but this is an o ...
      Topic: Dragon Mountain box set
    Theala_Sildorian

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    Views: 5901

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 8:26 pm   Subject: Dragon Mountain box set
    Kobolds, as presented in the current edition of D&D at least, are every bit as intelligent as humans. Their average INT is 10, and when played as a PC, they recieve no penalty to their INT score. Aver ...
      Topic: Saltmarsh news
    Theala_Sildorian

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 8:12 pm   Subject: Saltmarsh news
    Why not just call it Bayouvillage at that rate?
    Or what about silliness like a halfling being subverted by Wastri? I guess someone missed that Wastri hates demihumans.


    Maybe someone was taking a ...
      Topic: What modules make a classic campaign?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 14
    Views: 5756

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 8:03 pm   Subject: Re: What modules make a classic campaign?
    Hello All,

    I DM occasionally for some friends....WHO HAVE NEVER PLAYED IN GREYHAWK !!!! When I asked them about this, they had always associated the most annoying features of DragonLance with Gre ...
      Topic: Saltmarsh news
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 17
    Views: 6120

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2005 8:25 am   Subject: Re: Saltmarsh news
    I await GVD's review. Wink

    LOL. Laughing

    I gave this section of DMGII a very close once over in my FLGS, as did my wife. We agreed that it was the high spot of DMGII but not worth the $40 askin ...
      Topic: Lortmils
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 40
    Views: 15650

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2005 8:17 am   Subject: Lortmils
    It seems greatly irresponsible that the demi-humans drove the humanoids to the Pomarj then stopped. Why not drive them completely to the sea? I suppose the terrain of the Pomarj gave the humanoids roo ...
      Topic: Dragon Mountain box set
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 15
    Views: 5901

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 09, 2005 8:13 pm   Subject: Dragon Mountain box set
    Dragon Mountain has some serious design issues, mainly related to the use of Kobolds to challenge 10th level + PCs. What is at first an attempt at a Tucker's Kobolds scenario, and may have actually be ...
      Topic: Dragon Mountain box set
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 15
    Views: 5901

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 02, 2005 11:16 am   Subject: Re: Dragon Mountain box set
    Is this adventure set in the Greyhawk World?
    If not, does somebody any opinion how to run it in the Greyhawk World?

    I've run it in my home grown campaign, and it is a great adventure. IMHO the s ...
      Topic: The Collector's Trove Presents the Robert J Kuntz Collection
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 25
    Views: 10182

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 27, 2005 5:27 am   Subject: The Collector's Trove Presents the Robert J Kuntz Collection
    FWIW, I use most of my stuff, though the rarer items are kept bagged, etc., when they're not in use.

    Almost all of my GH stuff is in archival quality bags and boards now, even my old beat up stuff, ...
      Topic: "Greyhawk Wars" WTOC download?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 5
    Views: 2744

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 27, 2005 5:15 am   Subject: "Greyhawk Wars" WTOC download?
    I think that's the original. I remember downloading my copy as an rtf from the WotC site. I could be wrong. There are a few HTML versions with the footnotes hyperlinked. I actually created a hyperlink ...
      Topic: LG: The Fields of Padyr
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 6
    Views: 2238

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri May 27, 2005 5:14 am   Subject: LG: The Fields of Padyr
    Kalim liberated them from the body of a Komali adventurer he murdered in Kester. WOO! That's what happens when a komali adventurer goes to Ull! Beware, outsiders! Cool article, about time they did a B ...
      Topic: Art objects
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 3
    Views: 2291

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat May 21, 2005 11:23 am   Subject: Art objects
    Additionally, what would an artist painting a duke's or mayor's portrait get paid? This is an interesting question. A quick google search found me this good article.


    Interesting ideas. Basically ...
      Topic: Erotic Greyhawk?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 16
    Views: 11708

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 20, 2005 9:06 am   Subject: Erotic Greyhawk?
    It's funny, really - the Book of Carnal Knowledge (netbook) has been out for years - though, if they're making money publishing a version, more power too 'em. *shrug*

    Thanks for the reference--I di ...
      Topic: D&D spells in Hero System?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 6
    Views: 6569

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Fri May 20, 2005 8:30 am   Subject: D&D spells in Hero System?
    I've toyed with it before, always eventually deciding that it was too much work for the benefit, and that the final outcome was still not close enough to the D&D spells in effect or feel to justif ...
      Topic: The Collector's Trove Presents the Robert J Kuntz Collection
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 25
    Views: 10182

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 19, 2005 10:09 pm   Subject: The Collector's Trove Presents the Robert J Kuntz Collection


    P.S. I couldn't dream of selling anything but second copies of my collection. They are cherished tomes, soda stains, pre-teen doodles and all. Its a shame Rob has to sell, but good luck!

    I kn ...
      Topic: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 18
    Views: 5771

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 19, 2005 9:52 pm   Subject: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    Here is my expansion on Zarus -

    The Book of Zarus
    By Glenn Vincent Dammerung (aka GVDammerung)

    <snip>.

    Wow, great stuff, GV. This should have been an article Happy

    I choose not to ...
      Topic: D&D spells in Hero System?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 6
    Views: 6569

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Thu May 19, 2005 5:46 am   Subject: D&D spells in Hero System?
    Holy crap! That's a blast from the past!

    Well, I can't believe I actually found my Fantasy HERO character sheets. I wouldn't call all of these conversions, but here are some spells that I used:
    ...
      Topic: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 18
    Views: 5771

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu May 19, 2005 5:40 am   Subject: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    Well, I'm a minimalist on the diety side of things. Regardless of how cool or uncool Zarus is, I think GH has far too many gods as it is. I've adoptd hardly any of the gods added since the list in ...
      Topic: The Hold of the Sea Princes
    Theala_Sildorian

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    Views: 5690

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 18, 2005 9:51 pm   Subject: Re: Rules lawyering


    Interesting. I'd love to know just where in any rulebook for any RPG that a character is entitled to any specfic equipment. He gets his spells based on his level. The rest he has to find, buy, ...
      Topic: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    Theala_Sildorian

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 18, 2005 9:38 pm   Subject: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...

    There is another alternative. Certainly, in the game, humans are capable of monstrous actions - The Twin Cataclysms, the Conquest of the Flan, the Subjugation of the Olman (by the SB) etc. If we p ...
      Topic: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 18
    Views: 5771

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed May 18, 2005 9:34 pm   Subject: Zarus in Greyhawk: Spinning off the Joramy's Wrath Thread...
    I find the presentation of Zarus to be rather offensive. Why is the racial deity of humans a blatant racist? The racial deities of elves, dwarves, gnomes, and halflings aren't. Are humans really no be ...
      Topic: Maure Castle
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 3
    Views: 1381

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 16, 2005 8:22 pm   Subject: Re: Maure Castle
    One more newcomer's question:

    Is the "Maure Castle" in the Dungeon 112 brand new 3.5 adventure, sequel of WG5, or it's only expanded remake of the WG5? Are these completely different adventures or ...
      Topic: D&D Spells in Hero System?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 1
    Views: 940

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 16, 2005 5:43 pm   Subject: Re: D&D Spells in Hero System?
    I just realized I started this thread in the wrong forum. Soryy. My bad. I started a new thread in the right forum.

    Theala
      Topic: D&D spells in Hero System?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 6
    Views: 6569

    PostForum: Greyhawk- D&D 3.0e/3.5e/d20/Pathfinder   Posted: Mon May 16, 2005 5:41 pm   Subject: D&D spells in Hero System?
    Does anyone know if anyone has ever converted D&D spells (any system, but especially 3.5) to the Hero System? Usually I run spells from D&D modules in Hero on the fly, but I'm working on a couple of ...
      Topic: D&D Spells in Hero System?
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 1
    Views: 940

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 16, 2005 5:36 pm   Subject: D&D Spells in Hero System?
    I'm working on converting some D&D characters to the Hero System for use in my game. Usually I run their spells on the fly, but I was wondering if anyone had ever converted D&D (any edition actually) ...
      Topic: Need a game
    Theala_Sildorian

    Replies: 2
    Views: 1177

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon May 16, 2005 5:33 pm   Subject: Re: Need a game
    I live in Northern California and i cant find a Greyhawk game near m ei was wondering if anyone knew of a web site that could help or anyother ways i can go a bout finding a game

    Where in Northern ...
     
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