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  • Umiushi's Avatar
    Today, 03:20 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Worm Delve in The Unquiet Lands
    This is the fifty-third main post for Worm Delve. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Tuesday, December 23rd The next main post will appear by 11 pm, Thursday, December 25th. Derim spends a few minutes for one final experiment prior to the party's entry into the bug-filled room. ...
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  • Umiushi's Avatar
    Today, 03:20 AM
    This post complements the fifty-third Worm Delve main post. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Tuesday, December 23rd. The next OOC main post will appear by 11 pm, Thursday, December 25th. We can take a bit of time for Derim to deal with the experiment. Zus was kind enough to...
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    Yesterday, 05:59 AM
    The seventh session of Confirmatio will begin at 4:00 pm PST on December 28th with game-play to start no later than 4:30 pm. We will meet in P&PG Chat, and conduct the game using Maptools version 1.3.b86. The game will begin at the start of the fight between the party and a patrol of cyclopes....
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    Yesterday, 04:17 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Old, Dark Road in The Unquiet Lands
    The second session of Wings Over Rokkasho begin at 4:00 pm PDT on Saturday, January 3rd, with game-play to start no later than 4:30 pm. We will meet in P&PG Chat, and conduct the game using Maptools version 1.3.b86. The game will begin as the party enters the Kuromatsu Kissaten for a...
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    Yesterday, 03:39 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Chat Calendar in The Unquiet Lands
    Please remember that the updated calendar is always this first post: http://www.penandpapergames.com/foru...972#post143972 Here is the record of this past autumn's chat games: Autumn Schedule Sunday, October 5th: Dispositio Diabolum "Confirmatio" - "If you lie, may you swallow one...
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  • Malruhn's Avatar
    12-20-2014, 02:55 PM
    To make things simpler, I would use the same yard-stick for all actions. The way you have your ranged attacks and tasks right now are two systems - just stick to one: touch = simple short range = moderate medium range = moderate long range = complex Out of range = ridiculous (why have this if...
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  • nijineko's Avatar
    12-20-2014, 02:46 PM
    names and origins, eh? according to one very old native american story, the turkey is not native to the Americas, not to mention sweet potatoes, squash, certain types of maize, or pumpkin.
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  • nijineko's Avatar
    12-20-2014, 02:43 PM
    Waves Foam watches approvingly until it appears to be too much, and she advises you to start with focusing on a few things at once, and just let the other things wash over and past you like background noises. She explains that you are now tapping into her senses to a certain degree, though she is...
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  • nijineko's Avatar
    12-20-2014, 02:27 PM
    Path's other will save: Will, plus 2 from Solena, if applicable. Aamonkhad will try lancing it with a ray of positive light, and will trigger his deathward. att, dmg Oolanatari will ready herself to use her bracers of repulsion (force effect, iirc) on the fog if it approaches her or...
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  • nijineko's Avatar
    12-20-2014, 01:58 PM
    how would one codify this ranged system into a few simple sentences?
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    12-20-2014, 04:47 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Old, Dark Road in The Unquiet Lands
    The first session of Wings Over Rokkasho begin at 4:00 pm PDT on Saturday, December 20th, with game-play to start no later than 4:30 pm. We will meet in P&PG Chat, and conduct the game using Maptools version 1.3.b86. This is a short session: we will start wrapping up by 6:00 pm and end no...
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    12-18-2014, 11:38 PM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Old, Dark Road in The Unquiet Lands
    Wings Over Rokkasho will begin on Saturday, December 20th. However, I've been hit by an unexpected scheduling issue that night. I will need to start wrapping up the session at 6:00 pm PST and absolutely must head out by 6:30 pm. If any newcomers are joining the game on that day, please be...
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    12-18-2014, 06:28 AM
    This is the fifty-second main post for Worm Delve. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Saturday, December 20th. The next main post will appear by 11 am, Monday, December 22nd. I've been asking for your opinions, so I'll share some of mine. I think I can relate some of my...
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    12-17-2014, 11:26 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Memories Remain in The Unquiet Lands
    Allabar, or some aspect of it, orbits broken and defeated within the nameless vortex between planes of existence. Miraculously, the six legendary heroes of their era who confronted it survived with their bodies and minds intact for the most part. Allabar was not just a threat to the city-state of...
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    12-17-2014, 04:25 AM
    The snow started falling at sunset on the longest night of the year. By half-past four, the sky was pitch-dark and traffic out of Morioka was already a mess even though nothing was sticking yet. The trains were still in service, but there's no rail station north of Lake Ogawara these days. ...
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    12-15-2014, 09:42 PM
    Arcana Check DC 27 - Zone Identification (How are the bugs all alive down there?) There is a permanent zone that continuously conjures and sustains vermin in the lower level of the room. The bugs present survive by feeding on each other, and more bugs continuously appear to replace those...
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    12-15-2014, 08:04 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Worm Delve in The Unquiet Lands
    This is the fifty-first main post for Worm Delve. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Tuesday, December 16th. The next main post will appear by 11 pm, Thursday, December 18th. Laying Yrisz's torch on the ground, Rogur steps carefully up the stairs, until he can just peer over the...
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    12-15-2014, 07:58 AM
    This post complements the fifty-first Worm Delve main post. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Tuesday, December 16th. The next OOC main post will appear by 11 pm, Thursday, December 18th. I was all ready for the initiative, but it looks like there's still a bit more time. For...
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    12-14-2014, 06:45 AM
    The sixth session of Confirmatio will begin at 4:00 pm PST on December 14th with game-play to start no later than 4:30 pm. We will meet in P&PG Chat, and conduct the game using Maptools version 1.3.b86. The game will begin as the party engages the elven patrol and its hell hounds on...
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    12-12-2014, 06:11 PM
    Scorching Burst might eventually cause a cave-in but who knows how long that will take? It may be hours or days. As an area of effect spell, though, it will be much handier at clearing out the massed bugs than Eldritch Blast. Also, now that we've started the player posting period, I'm hoping...
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    12-12-2014, 03:05 AM
    There might be some suitable boulders of that type down where the kanks are. A one foot diameter roughly spherical limestone boulder weighs about ninety pounds, so it's not getting tossed too far, but it could get dropped into the depths of the room. That will necessitate entering the room. ...
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    12-11-2014, 04:29 AM
    For the initial tests, the ones whose results are described in the narrative thread, I don't think a floating disk is necessary. Let's hold off on that for a bit longer, until something more extreme is done with more of the meat. As far as picking off the bugs piecemeal goes, if the swarm...
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    12-11-2014, 01:35 AM
    Umiushi replied to a thread Worm Delve in The Unquiet Lands
    This is the fiftieth main post for Worm Delve. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Saturday, December 13th. The next main post will appear by 11 am, Monday, December 15th. Some few feet past the first room, Rogur reaches the end of the first corridor, where it meets a narrower...
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    12-11-2014, 01:34 AM
    This post complements the fiftieth Worm Delve main post. Players' posts in either thread are due by 11 pm, Saturday, December 13th. The next OOC main post will appear by 11 am, Monday, December 15th. Properly speaking, Rogur should make a Stealth Check and specify his speed. His Fleeting...
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  • nijineko's Avatar
    12-10-2014, 11:29 PM
    any feedback on my ranged ideas? improvements?
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  • Malruhn's Avatar
    12-10-2014, 05:33 PM
    I like the looks on my players' faces when they go looking for "Tomorrowland", and it just can't be found... until someone starts researching and discovers that there is a local place called "Kentucky" that, in the language of the Old Ones (TM), translates as "Land of Tomorrow". (it really does...
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  • Umiushi's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 07:44 AM
    Speaking for Konstansz on the earlier question of area-of-effect attacks, warlocks tend towards spells that only have single targets. She has used one close range area-of-effect spell in the past: Music of the Spheres, which is a straightforward encounter-frequency spell that causes thunder-based...
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  • tesral's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 03:16 AM
    I hate to say it. I don't have one. I never developed a firm affinity for any super type. Several have points, none prevail.
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  • tesral's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 03:05 AM
    I've heard the topographical map trick. You cna reverse that as well and drop the waterlines. Naming conventions are always good to have. It givce an area flavor. Incidentally in England you can tell the areas that use to be the Danelaw by the town names.
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  • Umiushi's Avatar
    12-08-2014, 08:21 PM
    So far, so good. Cutting off a small piece will take negligible time. The only questions for this stage are who tosses the chunk, where do they toss it, and if they have to enter the room to do it, where's everyone else?
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