D&D 4th Edition [Adventure] Auction House (DM: Son of Meepo; Judge: TBD)




What's on your mind?

+ Log in or register to post
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 130

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)



    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
    Posts
    2,068

    Ignore Son of Meepo

    [Adventure] Auction House (DM: Son of Meepo; Judge: TBD)

    GM: Auction House

    A short adventure for characters level 10-13.


    OOC Thread

    Players
    Kane - Barbarian 10
    Earth - Warden 10
    Jarel-karn - Swordmage 12
    Damen Bane - Thief 12

    Beatrice - Warlord|Blackguard 11
    Kruk - Fighter 11



    ----------------------------------------------

    Rules and Notes

    All monsters will go on the same initiative count so that I can take their turn in one post and not hold up the game.

    The players may post their actions in any order and those actions will be resolved in the order posted.

    If an ally creates an effect that last until end of the next turn, please be sure that it only affects you once, no matter what order you act in.

    Out of turn actions must be used before I post the next set of enemy actions. If you want to post a contingency to use an out of turn action, do so, I will try my best to remember them, but you may need to remind me.

    Have fun!
    Last edited by Son of Meepo; Thursday, 12th July, 2012 at 08:08 PM.

  2. #2
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)



    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
    Posts
    2,068

    Ignore Son of Meepo
    Combat will be run through Google docs.

    The map is here.

    Instructions

    The Dauntonian Customs Authority warehouse is mapped out (except for the catwalks above that part is in progress). Take time to familiarize yourself with it.

    Please read through the terrain tutorial as the terrain is somewhat complicated. Ask questions in the OOC thread.

    On the DM Only sheet, add your PC Name, initiative modifier, max hp and defenses.

    Fill in the other information on the Combat sheet that is not already filled in for you.

  3. #3
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)



    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
    Posts
    2,068

    Ignore Son of Meepo
    You follow Dina into the private room. A man wearing the uniform of the Duantonian Guard is standing at the far side of the room, eye the heroes. Unlike some of your meetings, there is not food or drink set out to ply you with, but the urgency in Dina's request is indicative of in how little time this all came together.

    Once everyone is inside she closes the door. The guardsman observes you at first.

    "Thank you for answering my call, heroes. I am confident you are the best. Are you aware of the news of an auction in The Screamer? Normally this would not have been cause for concern, however..."


    Dina pulls out a note from under her armor.

    "My people have shared a thousand lifetimes. Though we usually act alone, we form a kind of network through our experiences. One of my kind uncovered some information "

    Dina sets the note on the table.

    Note
    My agents in Daunton have confirmed that your quarry will be at the auction. I will assist you in exchange for making sure I leave with that which I seek.

    Kaja


    "Kaja is one of our ancient enemies, the traitors to our people known as rakshasa who is known to have infiltrated Imperium nobility. However, rakshasa are masters of illusion so she could be disguised as anyone."


    "Commander Paelis is concerned that the target of the attack may be an important figure in Daunton, perhaps even Mayor Brunt. So the Duantonian Guard will be providing extra security.

    Still I fear this is not enough. I would have taken on this task myself, but I do not yet have enough experience in this lifetime to face Kaja, neither do any of our gaurds. Their true purpose will be to sacrifice themselves to protect the Mayor if need be."

    "What I would like is for you to attend the auction. Discover Kaja and eliminate her. Find out who her associates are and eliminate them. Find out who the assassin's quary is an protect them. Also find out what Kaja is after so that we can protect it as necessary. If Kaja is killed I would like to send proof to my contact in The Imperium, so please bring me her hands."

  4. #4
    Registered User
    Myrmidon (Lvl 10)

    Voda Vosa's Avatar

    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Posts
    11,004

    Ignore Voda Vosa
    My communities:

    "Rakshasas are enemies to Balance and Nature, I will aid you in eliminating the scourge. However Balance sees this city as another stain. The forces of Nature will not move to protect the artefacts of human societies." declares Earth, with its reverberating voice. "Alas, my frame is not an easy one to conceal" it adds.
    Visit The Link Village of Voda Vosa in the RG for complete game links, and stuff!

  5. #5
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)



    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
    Posts
    2,068

    Ignore Son of Meepo
    "You do not need to concern yourself with keeping out of sight. You will all be added to the list of registered attendees. You have amassed considerable wealth and power of your own, so your presence would not be considered unusual. Who knows, perhaps you will find something to your liking at the auction."

  6. #6
    Registered User
    Defender (Lvl 8)

    dimsdale's Avatar

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

    Ignore dimsdale
    Hmmmf...not know the enemy by sight...this is not going to be easy. Kruk looks around the table at the newly formed party, some of which he knows such as Kane and others he's heard of from word of mouth. He then smiles and smashes his fist on the table. We'll get'm for ya. May my axe deliver the killing blow!. It is obvious that the dwarf is happy to be a part of such a challenging path.
    Characters: Kruk (Lvl 11), Max (Lvl 11), Lerrick (Lvl 6)

  7. #7
    Spawn of Khyber/LEB Judge
    Enchanter (Lvl 12)

    stonegod's Avatar

    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Starkville, MS
    Posts
    12,535
    Blog Entries
    10

    Ignore stonegod
    My communities:

    OOC: If this thing is having a fork put in it, I'd appreciate a wrap-up XP post. No rush, but if its done, let it be done.
    stonegod -- LEB judge and spawn of Khyber since 2005 (Blog)

    My many characters | LEB Games | EtCR |Rise of a Demon Prince Story Hour

    "You be evil stonegod" -- Bront

  8. #8
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)



    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
    Posts
    2,068

    Ignore Son of Meepo
    OOC: So how do I go about rewarding time gold/xp? Do I award it for as far as the adventure was active, or until now?

  9. #9
    Registered User
    Defender (Lvl 8)



    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    2,729

    Ignore Luinnar
    My communities:

    OOC: It is up to you

    But if it was up to me, and I'm not the most unbiased judge to ask obviously... I would reward up until now in this case.

    But again, your choice.
    My PBP characters: http://tinyurl.com/yy9skz2

  10. #10
    Registered User
    Scout (Lvl 6)



    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
    Posts
    2,068

    Ignore Son of Meepo
    'Ere, excuse me," booms Commander Paelis. "But due to circumstances beyond our control, the auction has been cancelled!"

    With groans of disappointment, the crowd begins to disperse.

    GM: The game started about 5.5 months ago, so I will award time gold and xp based on that amount.
    You were in a level 13/complexity 5 skill challenge, which failed but I will still award half xp for your efforts.

    Skill Challenge: 800*5*2/2 = 4000 xp (667 xp each)

    Time XP (Level 10): 5044
    Time XP (Level 11): 5500
    Time XP (Level 12): 6419

    Time GP (level 10): 12837
    Time GP (level 11): 17237
    Time GP (level 12): 24569

    Kane: 5711 xp, 12837 gp
    Earth: 5711 xp, 12837 gp
    Beatrice: 6167 xp, 17237 gp
    Kruk: 6167 xp, 17237 gp
    Jarel-karn: 7086 xp, 24569 gp
    Damen Bane: 7086 xp, 24569 gp

    The game was active for only about 2 of those months. I'll leave it to our judge to determine if I should receive any rewards for those months or not.

+ Log in or register to post
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 324
    Last Post: Thursday, 28th June, 2012, 03:49 PM
  2. Replies: 493
    Last Post: Monday, 11th June, 2012, 02:18 PM
  3. Wizards In Winter - Combined Thread (DM: Son of Meepo, Judge: ?)
    By Son of Meepo in forum Living 4th Edition
    Replies: 36
    Last Post: Sunday, 1st January, 2012, 03:59 PM
  4. Replies: 79
    Last Post: Wednesday, 30th November, 2011, 06:12 AM
  5. Replies: 606
    Last Post: Monday, 14th February, 2011, 04:31 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
  •