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      Topic: Edition Conversion
    Yabusama

    Replies: 18
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 24, 2006 6:01 am   Subject: Edition Conversion
    Let me first state that I am a 1st - 2nd Edition player and DM with way too many years experience in both. I think there are no problems back-converting 3rd Ed to 2nd Ed if you use the Skills & Po ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Jan 11, 2006 12:49 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Ok I will amend the entry Happy
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2006 11:32 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Another update, check 1st post plz
      Topic: cartographers' input?
    Yabusama

    Replies: 4
    Views: 3220

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 08, 2005 2:46 am   Subject: cartographers' input?
    Well let me be the first to put in my two copper...

    ProFantasy and their CC2 programs has major advantages and disadvantages when you are looking to produce your maps.

    Advantages. They are relat ...
      Topic: Knights of the Watch Question???
    Yabusama

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4286

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2005 12:48 am   Subject: Knights of the Watch Question???
    Well the LG website has two articles on the KotW;

    Part 01: The Highest Precepts

    The Grand Precept: A Knight is known by his actions and will lay down his life rather than violate a Precept.

    T ...
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 26, 2005 4:08 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Cebrion, I envisaged an old town on a limestone bluff, and all around it increasingly boggy land as you move away from it, so your idea fits with mine perfectly Happy
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 25, 2005 6:19 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Thanks for all the ideas, let me work through them and try and pick out particular favorite;

    East Anglican towns are a good start for medieval settlements in large marshy areas, and as always my ma ...
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 23, 2005 11:19 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    The original name for the place was Shiuil Bol benth, or the Birthplace, and Anced has a tale of the background to this.

    And I guess Swamp Castle was bount to rear it's head, the parallel is not lo ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 12:04 pm   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Bump, check first post for details
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 12:03 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Lortenford


    Map completed in members pages, comments ?
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 10:54 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    So maybe a system of ditches and ramparts would be better, with the ditches floodable or already flooded.

    The earthern ramparts could be topped with gnarled spikey hedgerows instead of the standard ...
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 8:30 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    My only problem with a rampart of earth topped with a wooden palisade is that for a town of I think 5-6,000 people it is more likely that a stone defence would be used, although this might cause probl ...
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 2:41 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Mmmm I like the Ely allusion, that could be a master-stroke Happy especially the idea of the roads being on causeways
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2005 11:46 pm   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Thanks for the explanation of the name Gargoyle, especially the last bit Shocked , but Anced has already come up with an origin of the town name that is a little less painful.
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 20, 2005 2:59 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    "The earthy aroma from peat fires wafts across the town on cold days and during the evenings. Among the stalls of Shiboleth's market place, all manner of goods are for sale- from western silks and Fur ...
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 19, 2005 9:18 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Sounds good to me, Shiboleth sits on the north bank of the Rushflow Happy
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 19, 2005 12:53 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Shiboleth lies along the banks of the westward branch of the Lort/Sheldomar river junction (as per the Dungeon magazine map).

    Mmm according to the WoG '83 map Shiboleth is not on a river (one of t ...
      Topic: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 45
    Views: 20462

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 18, 2005 9:38 am   Subject: Shiboleth, suggestions on layout and feel for mapping
    As part of the Gran March Project, I have been called upon to produce a city map of Shiboleth. So ever the inquistive I throw the gauntlet down for other people to suggest how they see the city and if ...
      Topic: Campaign Arcs
    Yabusama

    Replies: 2
    Views: 5355

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 3:32 am   Subject: Campaign Arcs
    Yikes the potential for mucking up canon Shocked

    I'm glad I just do the pretty pictures Wink
      Topic: The Outline
    Yabusama

    Replies: 3
    Views: 5573

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 4:28 am   Subject: The Outline
    Gazatteer Exclamation Anced I have picked you up on this before and now I see poor Wolfsire going the same way, please I know you colonials can't speak the language properly but at least spell it correctly, ...
      Topic: Apologies
    Yabusama

    Replies: 3
    Views: 5994

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Nov 08, 2005 4:02 am   Subject: Apologies
    Anced, I know we have already spoken, but I'm ready like a coiled spring... Confused
      Topic: City of Greyhawk - Details - Postfest?
    Yabusama

    Replies: 6
    Views: 7407

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 12:26 am   Subject: City of Greyhawk - Details - Postfest?
    Surperb idea, the City is large enough for people to flesh out buildings, businesses, even entire streets if they wish.

    I really think this PostFest could be one of the best. Happy
      Topic: Sheldomar timeline
    Yabusama

    Replies: 38
    Views: 24582

    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2005 12:01 pm   Subject: Sheldomar timeline
    Samwise I have a question concerning your timeline

    http://www.canonfire.com/cf/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=506&mode=&order=0&thold=0

    The Yaheetes. Are these the o ...
      Topic: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Yabusama

    Replies: 12
    Views: 7273

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2005 8:25 am   Subject: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    TSR 11374 The Scarlet Brotherhood

    Ekul : p.25
    Hesuel Ilshar : p.26
    Kro Terlep : p.29

    WGR6 The City of Skulls

    Dorakaa : inside cover
      Topic: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Yabusama

    Replies: 12
    Views: 7273

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2005 3:53 am   Subject: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Against the Giants : Liberation of Geoff

    Derelion : p47
    Oytmeet : p65
    Pest's Crossing : p66
    Pregmere : p78
    Tika Town : p82
    West Town : p84
      Topic: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Yabusama

    Replies: 12
    Views: 7273

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2005 3:45 am   Subject: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Okay to start the ball rolling;

    WGR5 Iuz The Evil

    Admundfort : p43
    Dorakaa : p24
    Molag : p39
      Topic: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Yabusama

    Replies: 12
    Views: 7273

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 05, 2005 1:50 pm   Subject: Maps and descriptions of Greyhawk Cities
    Mmmm a list to plagurise and update, the idea gets my vote Cool
      Topic: A thought toward the victims of Katrina...
    Yabusama

    Replies: 5
    Views: 5020

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Mon Sep 05, 2005 1:48 pm   Subject: A thought toward the victims of Katrina...
    My thoughts are for anyone involved in this crisis, particularly Miller and his wife's family. I hope all concerned are safe and sound.
      Topic: Religious Matters
    Yabusama

    Replies: 92
    Views: 67177

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2005 3:08 am   Subject: Religious Matters
    Now we just need to include these with his permission of course... Cool
      Topic: ROLL CALL
    Yabusama

    Replies: 9
    Views: 9153

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Jul 25, 2005 10:38 pm   Subject: ROLL CALL
    Sunday evening is good for me (that is 11pm to midnight) when I get back from my regular group session.

    (thats GMT btw)
      Topic: Regional map for Ulek Duchy/surrounding
    Yabusama

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2455

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2005 2:46 pm   Subject: Regional map for Ulek Duchy/surrounding
    DangerDwarf and I had been working on a gazetteer of this area a few months back. I would suggest you pm DangerDwarf and ask how he is getting on. For my part I had produced a regional map, and a few ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 9:52 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Bumpity bump, another update
      Topic: Traveller's Tales
    Yabusama

    Replies: 3
    Views: 5782

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 5:09 am   Subject: Traveller's Tales
    Legend of the Horse Legion

    In the late autumn of -161 CY, Glavius ne-Dorlin was appointed commander of the Keoish forces tasked with the subjugation of the Flan tribes in the Rushmoors area. Glaviu ...
      Topic: Do you play Neverwinter Nights?
    Yabusama

    Replies: 7
    Views: 14750

    PostForum: Campaign Journals & General Online Play   Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2005 11:48 pm   Subject: Do you play Neverwinter Nights?
    I play on a wireless LAN with the girlfriends, its a lot of fun until she dies in a miscast fireball Shocked
      Topic: Looking for Gradsul
    Yabusama

    Replies: 4
    Views: 2257

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 09, 2005 1:41 am   Subject: Looking for Gradsul
    Wolfsire, sadly I have been busy on other mapping projects so my take on this city has had to take a back seat Sad
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 9:24 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    I reserve editorial powers to ensure all postings are in english Laughing
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 5:55 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Another update, see 1st post
      Topic: Flora, Fauna, Agriculture and Economics
    Yabusama

    Replies: 14
    Views: 12469

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 2:14 am   Subject: Flora, Fauna, Agriculture and Economics
    I have a preference for the old flan corpses from Vecna's time. This is a good way to inform players of the history of the region.

    As an aside I would also have a legend of a Keoish regiment that ...
      Topic: Flora, Fauna, Agriculture and Economics
    Yabusama

    Replies: 14
    Views: 12469

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Jul 04, 2005 11:41 pm   Subject: Flora, Fauna, Agriculture and Economics
    Nice work Anced, I particularly like the idea of undead being "washed up" form deep within the marsh. I take these are the original Keoish invaders or are they dating back to Vecna's time and the atro ...
      Topic: ROLL CALL
    Yabusama

    Replies: 9
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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Jun 16, 2005 5:07 am   Subject: ROLL CALL
    Private Yabusama reporting for duty Cool

    Currently working on Lortenford map, and not a lot else apart from updating web site when required.
      Topic: Flora, Fauna, Agriculture and Economics
    Yabusama

    Replies: 14
    Views: 12469

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Jun 15, 2005 4:54 am   Subject: Flora, Fauna, Agriculture and Economics
    A suggestion for the tribesmen might be to base them loosely on the Marsh Arabs of Iraq (pre-Saddam).

    http://www.laputanlogic.com/articles/2004/01/24-0001.html

    Obviously the Flan would not be ar ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri Jun 10, 2005 8:44 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Update <bump>
      Topic: Fashion in the GM - Preview Text
    Yabusama

    Replies: 6
    Views: 7517

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Jun 07, 2005 10:37 pm   Subject: Fashion in the GM - Preview Text
    Anced

    I have already been in contact with GVD and he has kindly given me the go ahead for adding his article to the site Cool
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Jun 06, 2005 9:41 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Lortenford

    I know Anced has been interested in a Lortenford map, so ever eager to please I have put one on the web site for comments. I plan to add suburbs along the northern extents to illustrate ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Jun 06, 2005 9:39 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Another update, see 1st post
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sat Jun 04, 2005 2:18 pm   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Aaaah Crag there are full scale versions but only for those involved in the project. Alas you will have to wait unitl the project is published before getting your hands on the maps and excellent accom ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sat Jun 04, 2005 5:51 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Another update, see 1st post
      Topic: General Formatting.
    Yabusama

    Replies: 2
    Views: 4799

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri Jun 03, 2005 10:33 am   Subject: General Formatting.
    Anced

    I will knock up a quick overview for the website, as for costs, I am not aware of any, I believe Gary has never mentioned a price Happy

    As for the website, I am surprised how well it is ...
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri Jun 03, 2005 9:31 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Another update, check 1st post
      Topic: Gran March Greytalk
    Yabusama

    Replies: 9
    Views: 8895

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue May 31, 2005 11:00 am   Subject: Gran March Greytalk
    Chaps and Chap-esses

    I think the while the chat sessions are very helpful, voice chat would enable us to sort alot out very quickly.

    I suggest Roger Wilco, I found a very helpful site here

    ht ...
      Topic: Religious Matters
    Yabusama

    Replies: 92
    Views: 67177

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon May 30, 2005 10:43 pm   Subject: Religious Matters
    mmm small print Laughing
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sun May 29, 2005 7:30 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Site updated. See first post in topic.
      Topic: Gran March website Updates
    Yabusama

    Replies: 21
    Views: 18040

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri May 27, 2005 10:52 am   Subject: Gran March website Updates
    Thanks to the kind work of Gary we have a pukka website at the following link;

    Site Updated 10th Jan. Law pages updated. Feedback appreciated.

    Site Updated 22nd Nov. Completed map of Lortenford. ...
      Topic: hello all
    Yabusama

    Replies: 4
    Views: 6811

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon May 23, 2005 12:49 am   Subject: hello all
    Curse the realworld and its irritating demands. I'm around but just busy Embarassed
      Topic: Purchasing a Title
    Yabusama

    Replies: 34
    Views: 10863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 26, 2005 3:33 am   Subject: Purchasing a Title
    Okay, thanks for everyones input, I didn't expect the sincere opinions posted to proke a verbal sparing match Embarassed .

    But back to my original question (if you can still remember it Happy ), it ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Apr 21, 2005 11:07 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Median values, oh how silly of me not to have known that Shocked . I will amend the ranges as you wish Laughing
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Apr 21, 2005 11:05 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Yet another Update

    Added a population density map to the site. The density shown is based upon Anced's spreadsheet and 'unique' sketch with a bit of free form thinking thrown in.

    Enjoy Cool
      Topic: Purchasing a Title
    Yabusama

    Replies: 34
    Views: 10863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 21, 2005 8:19 am   Subject: Purchasing a Title
    The idea of sucking up to the right people is a good idea. I think I will suggest that he raises his profile from that of an adventurer to that of a man of class and taste. Of course, this won't be ch ...
      Topic: Purchasing a Title
    Yabusama

    Replies: 34
    Views: 10863

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 21, 2005 2:16 am   Subject: Purchasing a Title
    A question for the community;

    IMC a player wishes to purchase a title from the Lord of Saltmarsh (in Keoland). This player has recently converted to Zilchus, as this god supports his primary aims o ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2005 12:40 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Update to site

    Gents a further update. After chatting to Anced he mentioned a desire for province maps, so I have quickly put up a draft of the Barony of MacAoidh (The Garden of the March). It is o ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Apr 18, 2005 11:03 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Anced
    If you email me a list of "new" barony names I will change them, also the red will be toned down.

    Ivor
    Midwood will be excluded Embarassed

    Update
    I have added a parish map (very rough and ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2005 11:59 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Map Updates

    Hookhill
    Nearly finished, just need to finish the northern and eastern areas outside of the walls. Added a jousting area and two large horse markets to the west of town, and swamp-vill ...
      Topic: To Be or Not: The Magic Shop
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 16894

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2005 1:27 pm   Subject: To Be or Not: The Magic Shop
    I guess Ye Olde Magicke Shoppe would fit into a campaign depending upon the treament of magic. In a low magic campaign, where +1 swords are the property of dukes and major nobles, then it would seem f ...
      Topic: The Many Heads of WOTC
    Yabusama

    Replies: 42
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2005 11:54 am   Subject: The Many Heads of WOTC
    TJ just what in the Nine Hells are you doing posting on this forum, get back in the basement and work on a certain project that you have been "neglecting". Mad

    Sorry for hijacking this thread ...
      Topic: To Be or Not: The Magic Shop
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 16894

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2005 2:24 am   Subject: To Be or Not: The Magic Shop
    Engaging rant mode

    Magic shops where some old fella has a +1 magic sword for sale seems to me to be just plain wrong. A permanent magic item should be IMC a wondrous thing, crafted for a purpose an ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Fri Apr 08, 2005 11:38 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Hey I'm only the muppet who draws the maps, but "swamp plank town" or rather village is added.
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2005 7:16 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    ooooh marshy, swamp planky village, I like it Happy
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Apr 05, 2005 5:35 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    I agree with Anced on the marshy area, it makes an excellent military defence, particularly if you enemy is mounted.

    As for refugees I think I will reduce the marsh a little around the south east g ...
      Topic: Hochoch? North or South?
    Yabusama

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 04, 2005 1:34 pm   Subject: Hochoch? North or South?
    I have a question of geography for the community. On the Darlene map of '83 and the latest Dungeon maps Hochoch is shown north of the Realstream, but in Against the Giants it is clearly shown south of ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Apr 04, 2005 1:21 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Embarassed

    Well Anced what can I say, your wife and co-worker have excellent taste!!??!!

    Now if the missus is feeling neglected by your project, may I put myself forward as a surrogate Anced (I can ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2005 9:47 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Update 30th March
    Updated Hookhill map, although still not complete. Added legend to right hand side, but plz note the existing numbers in red may not tie up with this legend. I think I will add a ma ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Mar 29, 2005 10:00 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Err that was me mascarading as Guest Embarassed
      Topic: Gran March Greytalk
    Yabusama

    Replies: 9
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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sun Mar 27, 2005 10:02 am   Subject: Gran March Greytalk
    Aaagggrrrhhh Shocked

    ESt is GMT +5, don't think you will see me there Confused
      Topic: Gran March Greytalk
    Yabusama

    Replies: 9
    Views: 8895

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sun Mar 27, 2005 12:20 am   Subject: Gran March Greytalk
    8 pm is what in GMT Anced? Usually I wouldnt be able to make Sundays as I DM my campaign then, but this Sunday I can if the time is reasonable.
      Topic: City Names
    Yabusama

    Replies: 25
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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 11:49 pm   Subject: City Names
    Well basically Hookhill describes a hook in a hill Confused with a hook being a bend, so maybe I need to make the 'hill' on my Hookhill map 'hooked' Laughing
      Topic: City Names
    Yabusama

    Replies: 25
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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 12:25 pm   Subject: City Names
    "Hook, Hooke usually '(place at) the hook of land, or bend in a river or hill', Old English hoc. Hook East Riding of Yorkshire. Huck 12th century Old English *huc 'river-bend'"

    - 'A Dictionary of E ...
      Topic: City Names
    Yabusama

    Replies: 25
    Views: 21356

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 4:04 am   Subject: City Names
    Sounds excellent Anced I am very impressed. To add to the city name debate I would think that "City of Veils" or "City of the Veil" could be taken two ways. Once literally as a reference to a silken v ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2005 12:28 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Update
    Another update after our chat the other night. I have added a resource map based on the '83 guide, feedback is appreciated. Ivor, I have given Shilobeth major river access but haven't uploaded ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2005 2:48 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Update
    I have updated the Gran March overview and added a political map as well showing the Baronies and Marches.

    Both are available via the link to my site which I hope you still have (if not PM ...
      Topic: Finding home games
    Yabusama

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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2005 11:35 pm   Subject: Finding home games
    Well just to join in....

    Our campaign is set in Southern Keoland at the moment, then leading of to the Pomarj.

    I DM for 8 players in Portsmouth, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2005 11:33 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Anced

    Excel is just fine, email me it at home if you would be so kind Happy
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2005 8:48 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Cheers Hammarr for doing that so quickly.

    I need a list of the Marches of GM, I have the baronies;

    Barony of Shiboleth
    Barony of Valonn
    Barony of Glynwych
    Barony of Collinae
    Barony of Harnar ...
      Topic: Cartographer needs help
    Yabusama

    Replies: 7
    Views: 3937

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2005 4:34 am   Subject: Cartographer needs help
    There isnt a Cartographers Guild on Canonfire, just a few ppl who submit mapping, me included.

    As to what software I use and why, well I have tried CC2 and I found it very cartoony in it feel, alth ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Mar 08, 2005 11:47 pm   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    Hey Hammarr_Jaerome

    I will be adding the political layout to the draft version of the GM I have already done. Do you have the link to the draft version?

    Andy
      Topic: The ARMY
    Yabusama

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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Mar 07, 2005 3:56 am   Subject: The ARMY
    I will admit to a sizeable ignorance on the army of GM, but from what I have deduced from these posts and others, it would appear that the primary weapon involved is the lance, and the basic tactic is ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Mar 03, 2005 10:38 am   Subject: Update
    Ivor & Anced I have PMed you a link to drafts of Hookhill and Gran March. Please remember these are very drafty, drafts indeed with a lot of stuff half finished.

    Final versions will be twice the si ...
      Topic: Gran March Mapping
    Yabusama

    Replies: 56
    Views: 41650

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Tue Mar 01, 2005 11:30 am   Subject: Gran March Mapping
    I thought I would start a topic on mapping so you guys can feedback requests and input in a common area.

    I have finished a draft of the Gran March based on the Darlene map. Now all I need is a way ...
      Topic: Gran March Project
    Yabusama

    Replies: 24
    Views: 16531

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Thu Feb 24, 2005 2:26 am   Subject: Gran March Project
    Hi Guys

    Just checking in with an update. Mapping is continuing on Hookhill (Anced has seen a few screen shots) and on regional map of Gran March, however real life and work are hitting me pretty he ...
      Topic: Oriental Adventures in Greyhawk
    Yabusama

    Replies: 8
    Views: 4575

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 09, 2005 1:36 am   Subject: Oriental Adventures in Greyhawk
    Baggins, if it was originally destined for Greyhawk are there any references to Greyhawk left in, or did the editors replace them all?
      Topic: Paladins and Thieves
    Yabusama

    Replies: 19
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 09, 2005 1:35 am   Subject: Paladins and Thieves
    Powergaming players need a swift lesson in justice in my experience. If this guy is just playing so he can look up the latest new rule or move (ie; The Inverted Nipple Tweak) then he needs to reconsid ...
      Topic: Paladins and Thieves
    Yabusama

    Replies: 19
    Views: 6649

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 08, 2005 6:00 am   Subject: Paladins and Thieves
    First some background, there are 2 thieves in the party, one who was caught trying to steal diamonds and the second who seeing the first one try and get away with it was also beginning to steal as wel ...
      Topic: Horned Society.
    Yabusama

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    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Sun Feb 06, 2005 11:45 pm   Subject: Horned Society.
    There was a discussion on this very issue on the WoTC Greyhawk site,

    http://boards1.wizards.com/showthread.php?t=168273

    It might be of help.
      Topic: Gran March Project
    Yabusama

    Replies: 24
    Views: 16531

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Wed Feb 02, 2005 12:48 am   Subject: What have the Romans done for us?
    Okay so talk of aqueducts and their security led me to do some research, I have posted below the best bits (sorry its long, but worth it)

    Aqua Appia
    Built in 312 BC, during the Roman Republic, by ...
      Topic: Gran March Project
    Yabusama

    Replies: 24
    Views: 16531

    PostForum: Gran March Gazetteer    Posted: Mon Jan 31, 2005 8:15 am   Subject: Gran March Project
    Just checking in, group communication is a great idea, BUT most of the group are in the Former Colonies which means ppl like me in the Motherland are gonna have some very late nights Shocked
      Topic: Who thinks we should disallow Mortellan postfest entries?
    Yabusama

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    PostForum: Readers Workshop   Posted: Wed Jan 26, 2005 11:52 pm   Subject: Who thinks we should disallow Mortellan postfest entries?
    A suggestion for a new theme.... Great Buildings of Greyhawk. Everything from The Library of Greyhawk City through to monuments and taverns.

    Just a suggestion.
      Topic: Paladins and Thieves
    Yabusama

    Replies: 19
    Views: 6649

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 24, 2005 11:58 am   Subject: Paladins and Thieves
    Thanxs for all the replies, keep em coming.

    As far as the suggestion of a pep talk from a fellow St Cutherite, that is possible but as Saltmarsh is a small place, it is the paladin's wife (IMC pala ...
      Topic: Paladins and Thieves
    Yabusama

    Replies: 19
    Views: 6649

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 24, 2005 4:51 am   Subject: Paladins and Thieves
    In my new campaign which has just started in Saltmarsh the party are currently adventuring around the "old haunted house". In the party is a paladin of St. Cuthbert, and two elven thieves. Now, one of ...
      Topic: Gradsul
    Yabusama

    Replies: 8
    Views: 3738

    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2005 8:11 am   Subject: Gradsul
    Thanks for the info, keep it coming. I was thinking of using medieval Florence as a base (as I have some great mapping of it already), this is a large commercial centre along a large river. Florence h ...
      Topic: Gradsul
    Yabusama

    Replies: 8
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    PostForum: World of Greyhawk Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2005 2:28 am   Subject: Gradsul
    A map of Gradsul, mmmm well my campaign will need one, so okay. But i need some info on any known locations or features so I can get them included....

    Happy
      Topic: Cartographers?
    Yabusama

    Replies: 7
    Views: 4429

    PostForum: The Backalley   Posted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 10:59 am   Subject: Cartographers?
    You have mail Happy
     
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