En5ider #255 - Villain Spotlight: Granny Buccus
  • EN5ider #255 - Villain Spotlight: Granny Buccus


    EN5ider's latest article is for a devious villain easily included in your campaign: the seemingly sweet and kind Granny Buccus. Everyone in the town of Cridhe Briste holds a spot in their heart for Granny Buccus—and until her lies are revealed they'll die for her too!



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    1. Aiden_Keller_'s Avatar
      Aiden_Keller_ -
      So is Granny Buccus basically Madame Eva and the Hag who sells tarts combined?
    1. Mike Myler's Avatar
      Mike Myler -
      Quote Originally Posted by Aiden_Keller_ View Post
      So is Granny Buccus basically Madame Eva and the Hag who sells tarts combined?
      There's multiple Madame Eva's it seems (one in World of Warcraft, one in Curse of Strahd) and I'm not familiar with either. I've poked the article's author though and she may have some light to shed on the inspiration for Granny Buccus!
    1. jasper's Avatar
      jasper -
      Or Ms Lovett who got the ingredients just right. Gives Orc and Pie a new look.
    1. Aiden_Keller_'s Avatar
      Aiden_Keller_ -
      Quote Originally Posted by Mike Myler View Post
      There's multiple Madame Eva's it seems (one in World of Warcraft, one in Curse of Strahd) and I'm not familiar with either. I've poked the article's author though and she may have some light to shed on the inspiration for Granny Buccus!
      Cool...thanks...in a way though...Madame Eva is specific to Strahd...so this Granny Buccus could be used at any time....
    1. BlackwellWriter's Avatar
      BlackwellWriter -
      Hey, I'm actually not sure who Madame Eva is.

      Granny Buccus was inspired by the idea of succubi and their subsisting off of lust as a few sources claim. So I thought, hey, what if they can do it off of any type of love-fueled emotion? I'm not too surprised to hear there are similiarities, it does seem like too good an idea to not have come up before.
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