Map: Pillar House Tavern & Inn

Pillar House History The Pillar House straddles a canyon where a tributary of the Irewrathe River rushes past 50 feet below. This is the narrowest spot to cross the wild Irewrathe River for many miles. This tributary was always popular with those wanting to avoid the main routes guarded by local constabulary. The owner, Galspar the Delightful, built the original house as revenge for a … Continue reading Map: Pillar House Tavern & Inn

From Fizzle’s Diary: Chapter 7

From the ongoing saga of Fizzle’s and his hired companions.written by Fiznarthian Ooglenook (played David Pettit)Featured image (Photo by me – Penny and Sparky supervise the game board. ) Chapter 7 Game Day 6/15/2019 Kramnock has Dora strapped to his back as we continue through the door and down the hall. Dora the Door and Tholin the rogue flirt (ugh weird). Passing through a door … Continue reading From Fizzle’s Diary: Chapter 7

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Game Master Ramble 2 – Soooo blue

Sunday Group, Blue Dragons, and Rope climbing I run 2 games, the newer group on Saturdays and the other group that’s been going for a while. The longer running group ran through the Champion’s Lost story arch has since moved onto bigger things… like setting a blue dragon loose on the city of Obsidian, though not completely on purpose. They did intend to stop it … Continue reading Game Master Ramble 2 – Soooo blue

Kromnock Mor’s Intro: Chapter 0

Featured image was drawn by Mr. Jones for his character concept. Introduction of Kromnock Mor Level 1 Dwarf, Barbarin The following notes are from an exchange of text messages between myself (GM) and Jones (Kromnock Mor) as a pre-game setup. Chapter 0 1/11/2019 GM: Since killing off your mentor and starting your life as a sell-sword … well … it’s been really boring. Kromnock Mor: … Continue reading Kromnock Mor’s Intro: Chapter 0

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Tholin’s Intro: Chapter 0

Introduction of Tholin Level 1 Half-Elf, Rogue The following notes are from an exchange of text messages between myself (GM) and the Big M (Tholin) as a pre-game setup. The Big M’s is a man of few words. Chapter 0 1/11/2019 GM: After the “incident” in Goremonte with your thieves guild, you made your strategic retreat out of town. Your rogue skills are currently a … Continue reading Tholin’s Intro: Chapter 0

From the Diary of Frizzle: Chapter 0

Introduction of Fiznarthian Ooglenook (Fizzle) Level 1 Gnome, Cleric of Pelor The following notes are from an exchange of text messages between myself (GM) and David Pettit (Fizzle) as a pre-game setup. D&D Game Notes by David Pettit Chapter 0 1/11/2019 GM: You hadn’t been in M’Ka long (couple months), when your idol/mentor Master Foswith asked you to travel to Goremont to fetch a recently … Continue reading From the Diary of Frizzle: Chapter 0

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Town of Obsidian

Check out the improved upon version of this map of Obsidian posted in April 2019 The town of Obsidian lies along the northern stretch of Briarstone’s Free Road, between Berlstrum and Goremont. The population is primarily gnome. The ground floor is “human” size and scale, where the rather random levels off the ground are more comfortable for the shorter races. Beneath the city is a … Continue reading Town of Obsidian

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Harpy Battle

When fighting a battle with harpies in a forest, sometimes you have to get creative with those trees and nests! November 2018 – Added backstory below photos. Backstory These notes are being added in November, 3 months after the game occurred. My game notes aren’t great, so some of the details are a little fuzzy. Our band of adventurers were camped beside the free road … Continue reading Harpy Battle

#19.5 – Gruber, The Mimic

About Gruber Gruber Background Wizard’s Pet / Guard *Gruber is oddly intelligent, articulate, and social for a mimic. He’s been desperately bored and lonely being stuck in the treasure room with skeletons and 2 other “standard” mimics who don’t speak at all. He’s eager to make friends and have someone to talk to. Desperate. to. Talk. *Gruber was raised by a wizard who recognized the unusual … Continue reading #19.5 – Gruber, The Mimic