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CaptainPenguin
January 1, 2007
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.500000
The Chain Gang    Plots  (Event)   (Encounter)

The heroes encounter prisoner-slaves and their masters

CaptainPenguin
June 13, 2006
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Comments: 20
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 4.636364
The Bamboo Rats    Plots  (Crisis)   (Single-Storyline)

Every 45 years, the bamboo forests which cover the tiny land of Ghanzu bloom, and very soon after come the rats…

CaptainPenguin
March 4, 2005
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Comments: 25
Ideas: 0
Votes: 19 / 4.421053
Return To Me    Plots  (Duty)   (Single-Storyline)

“Return to me,” she said, and as he died, he said: “I shall return”.
And though the years flew like sparrows from disturbed nest, he did return, year after year…

CaptainPenguin
June 25, 2004
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Comments: 19
Ideas: 0
Votes: 17 / 4.500000
A Hero's Journey    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

When the Prince of Thalavor is found dead, floating down the river in a Hero’s Voyage, the King Espegil sends the heroes upriver into unexplored lands to discover the bane that slew him.

CaptainPenguin
January 3, 2004
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Comments: 18
Ideas: 0
Votes: 15 / 4.266667
In the House of the Yellow Priest    Plots  (Hired)   (Single-Storyline)

When a mysterious man hires them to slay Baza, the Yellow Priest, will the heroes find more than they bargained for?

CaptainPenguin
July 24, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.857143
Abdelfettah's Escape    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

The desert can be a harsh place, but the people can be even harsher. Unfortunately for Abdelfettah, the spirits of the sands were not with him this day…

CaptainPenguin
July 23, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Los Conquistadores    Plots  (Hired)   (Side-Quest)

When Cortez captured the Aztec leader, Moctezuma, he and his conquistadores demanded a room full of gold as ransom. The soldiers of Gkar’tell wants quite a bit more in return for the leader of the Lizardfolk…

CaptainPenguin
July 22, 2003
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.000000
The Cliff and Valley    Plots  (Mystical)   (Encounter)

Another continuatio of the heroes’ journey through Daemonland.

An ancient spirit known as the Elephant God said to them “Thou hath defeated me, and thou shalt have thy prize: All the valleys and forest beyond yon cliff art for thou and thine.” Having beaten the not-so-malevolent spirit and laid it to rest, the heroes now stand at the edge of the greatest cliff in all the world. The land they see is know theirs, but what does it hold?

CaptainPenguin
May 31, 2003
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Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 3.777778
Shouts in the Night    Plots  (Hired)   (Single-Storyline)

The heroes are ninjas of the Kakemetsu Clan, hired to assassinate the Lord Kuganara Daijo. But when they infiltrate the Kuganara Castle, they find that there is more to this than there seems to be.

CaptainPenguin
May 12, 2003
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Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 2.333333
Desert of Death    Plots  (Nature)   (Encounter)

A continuation of the heroes’ journey through Daemonland.

They have passed beyond the mysterious circling armies and entered the burning, poisonous desert of Outer Daemonland. Can they find the way across before the Elephant God beats them to it?

CaptainPenguin
May 8, 2003
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 4.153846
We Generals Three    Plots  (Travel)   (Single-Storyline)

In the savage wastes of Daemonland the More, three armies chase each other in a circle for all eternity….

CaptainPenguin
March 24, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.750000
The Balgrian Uprising of Midwessel    Plots  (Duty)   (Single-Storyline)

The Balgrians, a persecuted people, are fed up. They’re rising up and fighting and Midwessel will see bloodshed before it’s over.

CaptainPenguin
March 13, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 2.961538
The Nine Abyssal Vales of Kthor    Plots  (Crisis)   (Side-Quest)

The greatest earth trembler in all of the history of the land of Lishar has revealed the long-lost gates to the Nine Abyssal Vales of Kthor. Are you brave enough try your hand?

CaptainPenguin
February 14, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.750000
The Heart That Bleeds    Plots  (Crisis)   (Single-Storyline)

The Duke Wars have torn apart the kingdom. Now, two dukes battle for supremacy. Will the heroes help the ambitious and noble deSandreaux or the beautiful and brave Christine?

CaptainPenguin
February 3, 2003
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.000000
Children of the Families    Plots  (Duty)   (Single-Storyline)

The city of Yoralaruk knows how to keep it’s secrets, and it has many to hide. It is up to the heroes to discover what the truth behind it’s darkest secret.

CaptainPenguin
January 31, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.000000
The Devourer of Time    Plots  (Crisis)   (Single-Storyline)

Deep within the bowels of the earth, the great structure of reality finds itself at siege.

CaptainPenguin
January 25, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 2.833333
Unattainable Glory    Plots  (Discovery)   (Single-Storyline)

The Sword has returned from long and ancient exile. Can it’s glory be kept from falling into the wrong hands?

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       By: manfred

In the inaccessible plateau of Hor-Nushan, there was always little crime. But in late autumn comes a maddening wind, that can drive the best man crazy, if only for a short time, make him turn on himself or others. For murder, the locals have devised a special punishment: the murderer has to dig a well for the family of his victim. The area is very dry, and having a good well is a source of wealth and prestige. In this way, the murderer atones for his deed and repays the family; perhaps they even find peace.

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