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Chaosmark
December 4, 2011
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Cogtorch    Items  (Tools)   (Non-Magical)

Fire is best kept in the boiler; it's much too dangerous to be using for something as simple as lumination.

Chaosmark
November 19, 2011
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Gateshatter    Items  (Melee Weapons)   (Magical)

Not all hammers are tools of creation. Some are made for destruction, and some rare few truly excel at it.

Chaosmark
November 6, 2011
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Banshee's Cry    Items  (Art and Music)   (Magical)

That Which Kills Without A Touch. The Sorrow of Aler.

Chaosmark
August 13, 2011
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The Hell of Half-Nothings    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Any)

The sky is drab and gray, almost completely covered in rainclouds. What gaps there are open up to show yet more gray. Much like mortal demesnes, the weather is unpredictable, but every so often the clouds unleash their burden of water on the residents of this boring land.

Welcome to the Hell of Half-Nothings. Your stay will be boring, we guarantee it.

Chaosmark
May 29, 2010
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The University of Firdon    Locations  (City)   (Plains)

Once little more than a standard place of higher education, now the University of Firdon sits at the heart of the magidustrial revolution soon to sweep through Ryngard.

Chaosmark
January 17, 2009
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Glacial Cairn    Dungeons  (Tundra/ Arctic)   (Rooms/ Halls)

"The wind-driven snow parts for the barest of seconds, revealing a glimpse of refuge from the deadly storm. It’s a massive sapphire pyramid. Yet you know of nothing like it in this area…"

Chaosmark
January 14, 2009
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Demonforged Ice    Items  (Materials)   (Villanous)

The Writer glimpsed it in his journeys through the various hells, but he paid no heed to it. His tale was about the afterlife and the punishments therein, not the arms and armor of the Darkness.

Chaosmark
January 12, 2009
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An Ordinary Flashbulb Camera    Items  (Other)   (Villanous)

"And 3..2..1..Smile!" *flash* *thump* "Mwahaha."

Chaosmark
December 17, 2008
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Running A Dungeon-Maze    Articles  (At Table)   (Game Mastering)

A few ways to handle PCs navigating a maze within your games.

Chaosmark
December 12, 2008
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Sunflower    Lifeforms  (Flora)   (Any)

A flower that blooms in honor of the sun itself.

Chaosmark
November 20, 2008
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Melders    Society/ Organizations  (Religious)   (Area)

The followers of the mechanogod Whrrrm, those who could never have come about until the advent of steamtech.

Chaosmark
October 10, 2008
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True Ether    Items  (Potion)   (Campaign Defining)

Ether, magical energy condensed into liquid form, is the fuel powering the magidustrial revolution on Ryngard.

Chaosmark
January 12, 2008
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Cloud Hopping    Systems  (Combat/ Warfare)   (Specific)

In the land of Epoa, Cloud Hoppers are some of the craziest people you’ll meet. Cloud Hopping is their job.

Chaosmark
December 25, 2007
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Arctic Spire    Items  (Other)   (Magical)

The fey are strange, but occasionally, just occasionally, their actions make sense.

Chaosmark
November 1, 2007
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The Sacred Seven    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (General)

The precepts of the Triguian faith, passed down from generation to generation. What not to do.

Chaosmark
September 26, 2007
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Crossbones Island    Locations  (Area)   (Water)

Yar…I do indeed know of Crossbones Isle, stranger. But ye’d be better suited to avoid that place like a widowed wench.

Chaosmark
September 18, 2007
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Hereditas, Blood of Divinity    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

The world is populated by people. Hundreds, thousands, millions of people. Of those people, there tend to be the noble families that rise up and rule the ‘common’ person. However, of those noble families, there is a breed that rises up and above even the other nobles. These are the Hereditas, those who have the Blood of Divinity.

Chaosmark
August 26, 2007
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WWMWBI - If Time Travel Were Possible?    Articles  (Resource)   (Game Mastering)

The stream of time can suddenly be breached. What happens now?

Chaosmark
August 11, 2007
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Trapped in a Schemer's Web    Plots  (Coincidence)   (Side-Quest)

A random description pulls the players into the dangerous, scheming web of politics…

Chaosmark
July 21, 2007
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Plot Generation    Articles  (Scenario)   (Game Mastering)

You can have a world, you can have players. They might have even made characters that were so beautifully crafted that you cried when reviewing them. But if you don’t have a plot, your game ain’t goin’ nowhere.

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       By: Michael Jotne Slayer

As the PCs cross a brigde/tree over a deep river they see the glimmer of gold and jewels lying at the bottom. At further inspection they notice that it is the skeleton of a man still holding on to a sack of treasure. Will the PCs try to dive to get it? What killed the man? Did he simly not let go of the bag he could not swim to the surface with? What cleansed his bones so? Are there flesh-eating beings that dwell in the deep? Can the players resist the chanse of being wealthy for once?

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