New Tavern Thread: The Hanged Man - Page 18


What's on your mind?

  1. #171
    Registered User
    Cutpurse (Lvl 5)

    Lord Sessadore's Avatar

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Posts
    2,573
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews

    Ignore Lord Sessadore
    My communities:

    Raiyek chuckles. "It should be useful should we need to do any more ... um ... diving in the future."
    Current and past PbP: http://www.enworld.org/forum/4853360-post58.html

 

  • #172
    Registered User
    Cutpurse (Lvl 5)

    roadtoad's Avatar

    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Tucson, Arizona, United States
    Posts
    433
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews

    Ignore roadtoad
    The door to the Hanged Man opens once again, and in comes a large dragonborn wearing shining plate armor emblazoned with Apoli-style sunbursts. His eyes narrow a he peers into the gloom, as if seeking someone. Seeing Kamotz and Kruk at a booth, he heads over, stopping at the bar for a "firewater, please," on his way.

    Taking a seat, he exhales a tiny puff of flame from his mouth, setting the whiskey alight. He downs it without extinguishing it and then says to Kamotz and Kruk, "any news?"

    ooc

    I say hold off on the Utility until Divine Power hits. Return From Death's Door is too good to pass up. Death Knell seems pretty nice for the feat; killing something as a minor looks good, but I haven't seen it in play. Of course, that's still a few months off, I think...

    Last edited by roadtoad; Tuesday, 1st September, 2009 at 04:49 AM. Reason: surprisingly, sblock is not spelled "slock"
    Currently running a 4e Zeitgeist campaign, "The Bosum Strand Irregulars."
    Follow the action here and/or here.

  • #173
    Registered User
    Defender (Lvl 8)

    dimsdale's Avatar

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    illinois
    Posts
    3,546
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews
    Blog Entries
    1

    Ignore dimsdale
    roadtoad

    I think you meant Grakk. I think I might be breaking a rule here. I have both my characters in the tavern at the same time. I should have one of them get out and do an errand to avoid confusion.
    Characters: Kruk (Lvl 11), Max (Lvl 11), Lerrick (Lvl 6)

  • #174
    Registered User COPPER SUBSCRIBER
    Waghalter (Lvl 7)

    garyh's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    5,840
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews

    Ignore garyh
    My communities:

    Divine Power and other new content

    roadtoad,

    We've adopted a new method of adding content. New WotC material is automatically allowed one month after publication (for the Dragon, we use the assembled PDF publication), unless someone objects to a specific rules element, in which case that rules element (power, feat, whatever) is held back for Judge voting, and the rest of the material is still allowed.

    You can read more at:

    http://www.enworld.org/forum/living-...al-system.html

    So, the upshot is that Divine Power should be legal in a couple weeks!

    Gary Hoggatt - www.garyh.net
    "Such heroic nonsense..."
    Living 4th Edition - Join EN World's community-created Play-by-Post world! Adventure awaits you in the Transitive Isles!

  • #175
    Quote Originally Posted by Lord Sessadore View Post
    Rolling up his right sleeve he shows Carolina the blue mark on his bicep. "This is mine. Each of us got their scar in a different location. I think they were a result of that magic ... foul magic." The paladin grimaces in recollection, then rolls his sleeve down and concentrates for a moment and his armor suddenly appears on him again, properly fitted.

    "You say you learned that they can do something, Rabbit?"
    "Not so much DO something. They ARE something. They are called Spellscars, and, as we guessed, they are caused by exposure to foul magic. They are very rare, but I found some accounts of them in the library. Over time, they change. On most people, they slowly fade, but sometimes they will grow or twist, giving the bearer strange powers, or sometimes mutations!

    For example, there was an outbreak of spellscars after the Second Wizardly War in Allaria, and the storm sorcerer Donto the Vicious spent a year tracking down and killing as many of the spellscarred as he could find. When they inquisitors caught up to him, they recorded their entire questioning, and he said that while most of the peasants who had developed scars died easily, one was completely resistant to his magic, and reflected all his spells back at him - while another actually bit his leg off when his head grew into a huge pair of glowing jaws! (That's how the inquisitors finally caught up with him - he was delirious with fever for a while.)

    Anyway, keep on eye on those scars, and let me know if you feel anything changing,"
    Rabbit finishes cheerfully, taking a long pull on his beer. "Hello!" he says happily to the approaching dragonborn.

  • #176
    Registered User
    Novice (Lvl 1)



    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Ohio
    Posts
    579
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews

    Ignore RedBeardJim
    A slender half-elf enters the room, moving quickly to the table where Kamotz, Grakk and Vrrsk't were talking. Dropping heavily into a chair, Morvannon cradles his head in his arms. "Phoebus' radiant codpiece, I need a drink." Signalling the waiter for a glass of wine, he continues, "I spent the past day talking with Magnus. I just wanted to see if I could learn that trick he does with the keys, but somehow we got to talking about magic in general, the different approaches of his teachers compared to my mother's academy, theoretical limits....Imagine that as a day's topic, then imagine it coming from him. I don't know which direction is up anymore."

    When his wine arrives, he downs half of it in one long gulp, then closes his eyes and leans back. "So, how are things with the three of you?"

  • #177
    Registered User
    Waghalter (Lvl 7)

    CaBaNa's Avatar

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    3,064
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews

    Ignore CaBaNa
    My communities:

    Kamotz shoots a wry look towards Vrrsk't at the mention of his gods phallic protection, Grateful the dead haven't overrun us yet... Magnus must think you have some potential, he only showed me two "cantrips", the word comes out of Kamotz' mouth like a foreign object, then he said something about "opposite of latent skill", and sent me off... Up is that way, and the shops are that way. Kamotz helpfully points toward the ceiling, not understanding the complexity of the issue at hand... then at the door following his comment with, I'm off to buy supplies, when I return, Grakk may spar with me, care to join? the question is asked to both Vrrsk't and Morvannon.

    After hearing his answer Kamotz stands and heads for the door, making his way to market.
    MAGIC!

  • #178
    Registered User
    Defender (Lvl 8)

    dimsdale's Avatar

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    illinois
    Posts
    3,546
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews
    Blog Entries
    1

    Ignore dimsdale
    Grakk nods to Morvannon with respect. "Good to see you friend." He gets up out of his seat and states. "I'll be back after I teach Kamotz a thing or two about close combat." He smiles as he points his weapon towards the exiting Kamotz and jokingly thrusts his weapon towards him as if he's delivering a killing blow. As he leaves he looks towards Vrrsk't "Nice plate my friend, may it protect you from all who stand in your way."

    He moves towards the door, passing a group gatered around a table consisting of an elf, two dwarfs, and a kobald. Hmmm...I wonder what they're up to? With no intention of finding out, Grakk exits the tavern.
    Last edited by dimsdale; Wednesday, 2nd September, 2009 at 05:01 AM.
    Characters: Kruk (Lvl 11), Max (Lvl 11), Lerrick (Lvl 6)

  • #179
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)

    Ozymandias79's Avatar

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    999
    Reviews
    Read 0 Reviews

    Ignore Ozymandias79
    My communities:

    Soldier looks at Kama'zer's new shield and cloak with amazement and says, "Nice new shield and cloak, Kama'zer, are they magical?"


    OOC
    sorry for taking so long with the response


  • #180
    After Grakk leaves, Georg, who has been silent through all these exchanges, looks over at Kruk and Raiyek. With the absence of Xoc, we should seek another with leadership ability to inspire us. He looks around the room.

    OOC
    renau1g says he got the second approval, so let's get ready!
    I play in Living 4th Edition and Living Eberron

  • + Log in or register to post
    Page 18 of 101 FirstFirst ... 891011121314151617181920212223242526272868 ... LastLast

    Similar Threads

    1. Even Newer(er) Tavern Thread: The Hanged Man
      By L4W Facilitator in forum Living 4th Edition
      Replies: 2995
      Last Post: Today, 12:46 AM
    2. Even Newer Tavern Thread: The Hanged Man
      By H.M.Gimlord in forum Living 4th Edition
      Replies: 1000
      Last Post: Monday, 28th June, 2010, 09:19 PM
    3. Tavern Thread: The Hanged Man
      By L4W Facilitator in forum Living 4th Edition
      Replies: 1014
      Last Post: Tuesday, 7th July, 2009, 06:14 PM
    4. Close LEB Tavern Thread
      By stonegod in forum Meta
      Replies: 2
      Last Post: Wednesday, 8th August, 2007, 12:13 AM
    5. Tavern Tales ooc thread.
      By jasamcarl in forum Talking the Talk
      Replies: 7
      Last Post: Friday, 23rd July, 2004, 04:27 AM

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •