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Re: Blatant plug for my CSOTWE online game.

Post by Chris107 » Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:54 pm

Review of session 34 (Tuesday 30th October 2018)

Players and their characters
Genghisdon with Earendil of Mitra
Dreamteam playing Clyw a Rogue from the CSIO
Icemaiden and Thebia, Amazon Paladin of Athena from Highhaven
Bochi playing Alkaia the Sea Rune Ranger.

Events from middnight 4AM 11/10/4447 - 5PM 11/10/4447

The burning ship illuminated an horrific scene. Hoards of zombies swarmed around all three ships. The few survivors from the fireballed brig to the north fell screaming into the churning sea to be eaten alive by the voracious undead. The parties little vessel was also under attack with large numbers of the evil creatures clambering aboard. Arrows flew but the hoard came ever onwards. Clyw ordering the minotaur to sail towards the burning vessel to rescue any still living.
Unfortunately the second flying wizard had flown in under cover of smoke and darkness and let loose a terrible Ice Storm that layed both Alkaia and Thebia low and left all others aboard badly battered. Things looked grim.
Earendil set loose Mitra's holy power. Blasting divine light all around the ship and turning great numbers of zombies to dust and a healing word brought Alkai back to her feet. Thebia slipped closer to the eternal bosum of Athena however. Only quick thinking from Clyw saved them from total disaster and his Charm spell convinced the wicked mage to turn his attentions northwards.
More healing followed and the party steered towards the second vessel that was now swarmed with hundreds of soaking wet but all too active cadavers doing battle with the marines. The race was on to save them and our brave lads and lasses fairly flew across the waves their ship surrounded by swirling packs of spirit lions slaying all before them. Alas they were too slow and they rounded the first burning wreck only to see the last brave sailors fall to the ravenous horde...
With a sad heart they headed west, the first squalls of the rainy season on their heels reaching the safety of the Sleget Haven where no earthly storm can follow and thence to the welcoming arms of Actun where they choose to wait and gather their strength until Spring.
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Re: Blatant plug for my CSOTWE online game.

Post by Chris107 » Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:54 pm

Events 1. 11/10/4447-1/2/4448

News during the Rainy Season.

Nativad, who tried to assassinate Redon the Enchanted has been exposed as working for the Black Adders - agents of Hautulin Seheitt. Could this spell war between ancient Actun and Veridistan?

The Witches of the Marmonmist Swamp are stirring up the monsters. Sliant is now hunting deep in the Elsenwood. Koses was driven mad and marauding in Lyoophiath Province and Falsum the Black Dragon is moving upon the Bitter Ridge. What further horrors have they awakened and why?

The Natchai, outlawed from the City of Veridistan by the Green Emperor are planning some terrible sacrificial rite. But to what end? And who is this mysterious figure White Fire that rumour whispers of?

The Lion and the Lamb have lain down together in the North. The imperial city of Tel Qua has seceded from Empire and raised the banners of Mitra and Mycr.
They have offered the hand of friendship to the wild Tharbrian clans and the cavemen of the Elphand Lands.
Will the Green Emperor stand by and let this happen?

The Red Reavers are massing their power and have allied with several humanoid tribes. Will they strike east at the Invincible Overlord, west towards Veridistan, south at Actun or do they have other hidden motives?

The Black Sun are not having a good time of it.
The Red Witch, Megaera Lorvas and her Skandik allies led by their King, Alkazed Ulfursson; the Black Dragon, the Eldritch One, the Kinslayer; were dealt a great blow when their fleet was scuppered by a freak hurricane as it sailed to make war upon Modron and the Invincible Overlord.
Kaystar Saru, Knight Concordant of a would be resurgent Nerath and leader of the Black Sun survivors also had his designs set back following a surprise night attack which saw his fledgling fleet in the Romilion Sea burning on the beaches of Palen Spring.

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Post by Chris107 » Tue Oct 30, 2018 11:00 pm

The missing warlord Hakeem Greywolf has returned to his native Altanis bearing the Eye of Morg. At his back a huge horde of Altani Barbarians. He is sweeping through those lands that the Bronzes of Hara usurped. None have the courage to stand before him and his wife the Golden Queen, Malenn of Mitra eagerly awaits him at Ahyf.



The Invinsible Overlord, free for now from worries of attack by the unified forces of the Black Sun and the Skandiks of Ossery turns his attention west. Will there ever be a better time to throw off the yoke of Veridistan? Or is it time to re-secure his position at home? He is furious at the Hero Hakeem Greywolf for stealing the Eye of Morg from under his very nose and worries that he should have accepted the barbarian’s offer of alliance when it was offered.

The Amiondel elves of Ludgates have intensified their raiding, reaching even as far a Dianchect.

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Post by Chris107 » Tue Oct 30, 2018 11:24 pm

News for Clyw.

At some stage during the rainy season Clyw is summoned by Sir Sandar Half Elven. He is sat at his desk and on it is a long thin wooden tube. Decorated with bright feathers and the skulls of small animals. Beside it an embroidered leather pouch containing 20 little darts and a small dtoppered leatheren bottle full of a nasty sticky substance. A gift from the Jungle Hobbits for returning their Shaman.
It is a Blow Pipe +1 (PHB) and the poison is a DC 15 Con save or 2d6 damage.

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Re: Blatant plug for my CSOTWE online game.

Post by Chris107 » Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:39 am

Review of session 35 (Tuesday 6th November2018)

Players and their characters
Genghisdon with Earendil of Mitra
Dreamteam playing Clyw a Rogue from the CSIO
Icemaiden and Thebia, Amazon Paladin of Athena from Highhaven
Bochi playing Alkaia the Sea Rune Ranger.

Events from 9AM 1/2/4448 - 1034AM 7/2/4448

After the great party overlooking the Sleget Haven the party were cloistered with King Redon for a time and a plan of action forged.
The elves of Actun would wage a campaign to drive back the Orc and Gnoll tribes locally whilst the party headed back into Veridistan.
They would unite the elves of the Elsenwood the Fair Folk of Shelter Haven and Redon’s folk into an alliance to thwart the Green Emperor’s plans to march his Vast Hosts North to quell the Mithratic and Mycretian rebellion at Tel-Qa.
To achieve this they were to firstly make contact with Splendulin and Efrinodel at their hidden city in the Hefaelond Cleft. No easy task. But one they would attempt by snaring the dreadful Sliant using a magical horn to summon and bind him and then offering his head to the Wood Elf monarchs.
The Grey Elves would be equally difficult to contact but they knew from Harlgrim the Wildman that among the captives of the Natchai was Arthur of Valon a friend to the Fair Folk and they would attempt to rescue him and the merchant, Umber Hoggart from the Moat House lair of Lareth the Beautiful thought to be found near the Sprinkle Creek Crossing.
It was a fair bright morning that they set off upon this next stage of their adventures. Frolicking upon the waves Thebia riding upon the back of mighty Vykhor whilst Clyw rode Mr. Piggles all kept afloat by Earendil’s magic whilst Alkaia looked on.
The journey was mostly uneventful once they had outrun Amiondel pirates south of Gheulost Island and they made land at the friendly port of Sully where they were greeted by Mithraic sympathisers led by Olaewia Aude, landlady of the Silver Eel before starting their deadly hunt for the foul serpent.
Leaving at dawn they headed west along the eaves of the Elsenwood blowing the Enchanted war horn until around mid morning they were answered by a terrible roar. Sliant was upon them!
They made their battle lines in a small clearing as Sliant burst upon them. Mitra’s magic protecting them from the worst effects of his poisonous breath. Then they fell upon him. Too late the evil creature realised his plight. Bound by the magic of the horn he could not flee and even though his claws caused terrible wounds he could not stand before our heroes. Alkaia dealing his death blow with the star-spear before Thebia removed his head.
We will join them here next week.

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Re: Blatant plug for my CSOTWE online game.

Post by Chris107 » Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:11 pm

Review of session 36 (Tuesday 13th November2018)

The Court of Splendulin and Efrinodel. Assault on the Moathouse.

Players and their characters
Genghisdon with Earendil of Mitra
Dreamteam playing Clyw a Rogue from the CSIO
Icemaiden and Thebia, Amazon Paladin of Athena from Highhaven
NPC Alkaia the Sea Rune Ranger.
NPC Halgrim the Tharbrian Berserker

Events from 1034AM 7/2/4448 - 0030 18/2/4448

Taking Sliant’s head the party ambled northwards deeper into the Elsenwood. After several miles they noticed they were being shadowed by wood elf scouts riding giant wolves and soon they made contact. Indeed contact with an old friend as it was Hekate and her wolf Nightfang that was their leader and she took them to the hidden city deep within the forest as night fell.
The huge trees were illuminated by shades of faerie fire and the music of the sylven folk filled the air. They climed up the staircase which encircled the biggest tree they had ever seen and waiting atop it's highest bows were Efrinodel and Splendulin the ancient Kings of this realm to whom they showed their grizzly trophy. Much celebration was had and for several days the party was cloistered with the high councilors of the wood elves or questioning Sliant's dead spirit to find the location of his treasure. Both went well and agreement was reached that Elsenwood would break their treaty with Veridistan and block the Green Emperor way before Hautulin Seheitt can march his vast hosts north to pacify Tel-Qa and the old serpent's treasure was gathered up including an old bronze, Veridian shortsword forged to battle the Giants of the Yakin Ley.
Harlgrim had gone ahead to keep watch on the Moathouse and his friends joined him around midnight several days later. After a brief chat an attempt was made to sneak up the broken wall in the south east of the square tower. Using Earendil's magic to create a circle of silence they waded the moat and started the climb but to their consternation a huge boulder seemed to rise out of the rubble and bound at great speed towards them!
Harlgrim, quick as a flash leaped to attack it but it sailed over his head and is about to land on Thebia. Will it squash her flat or fly past harmlessly? Find out next week. XP 1,000 each.

Initiatives order is.

Harlgrim #21
'Boulder' #20
Clyw #15 (dex)
Earendil #15
Thebia #14

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