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Murometz
June 24, 2012
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Earth and Iron, a Love Story    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Desert)

Somewhere in the endless deserts of Iuhai, Daazan the Iron Gate and Utheleii the lovelorn Earth Elemental wait for time to end.

brutus_bullworth
January 2, 2012
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Comments: 12
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Votes: 1 / 2.000000
falling empires    Plots  (Crisis)   (Campaign)

3-8 adventures start out on the rural/suburban borderlands of a colapseing empire that’s being invaded by hordes of orks and hobgoblins.

Murometz
October 5, 2010
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Comments: 25
Ideas: 0
Votes: 14 / 4.785714
30 Halfling Gifts (For Services Rendered)    Articles  (Resource)   (Gaming - In General)

Save/Help the Halflings! They offer rewards. Material and otherwise.

Murometz
January 30, 2009
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.625000
30 Rods and Staves    Items  (Wand/Staff/ Arcane)   (Magical)

...and walking sticks, and crosiers, and goads, and scepters, but no wands!

Murometz
January 5, 2009
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Comments: 16
Ideas: 3
Votes: 6 / 4.750000
30 Were-Creatures    Lifeforms  (Third Kingdom)   (Any)

Therianthropes? Lycanthropes? Animorphs? Homo-Zoological-Hybrid-Sapiens? Manimals? Take your pick.

Murometz
December 20, 2008
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.583333
30 Ships    Items  (Transports)   (Non-Magical)

30 unique ships, for those times when you need one on the fly. The class or type of each ship is provided. Included are three odd ones from the pages of history.

Chaosmark
January 12, 2008
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Comments: 0
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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.

Murometz
September 15, 2007
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Comments: 17
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 4.400000
Dwarven Beard Golem    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Underground)

*Sphhisshh* *Sphhissh* *Sphhissh*

Murometz
January 24, 2007
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Comments: 31
Ideas: 19
Votes: 11 / 4.863636
The Turgid Sands of Nesseraum    Locations  (World)   (Desert)

The Horrors and Wonders of a distant, sun-drenched land. Everything you need to run a desert campaign!

Murometz
July 18, 2006
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.166667
Nayer's Slayers    NPCs  (Major)   (Combative)

Doomed by the Shadow…

Murometz
July 18, 2006
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.000000
Umbral Fens & the Road to Chiaroscuro    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

The Swollen Shadow’s magic is such, that anyone transported to its demi-plane, will always first arrive in the somber and hazy Umbral Fens, which surround the City of Shadow. After some searching one may find the Brittle Road, which leads through the shadow-choked swamps, to the City proper.

Murometz
July 18, 2006
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.750000
The Tenebrists    Society/ Organizations  (Artistic/Performance)   (Area)

A Renaissance dawns. A School of Art emerges.

Murometz
July 18, 2006
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Comments: 19
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.625000
The Swollen Shadow    Plots  (Mystical)   (Multi-Storyline)

Shadows gather…and linger.

Murometz
July 9, 2006
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Shadow Bestiary    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (City/ Ruin)

Featured creatures of the Swollen Shadow Codex.

connor
June 17, 2006
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 2.500000
How do I play? rev7-1-09    Articles  (Humor/ Editorial)   (Gaming - In General)

Have you ever looked at a game in progress and wondered, "i dunno wat this is about."

Allow Moonhunter to posit an answer.

Murometz
May 21, 2006
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 4.400000
Aspergoi    Lifeforms  (Fauna)   (Mountains)

Vog’s Children, the Lava-Oil Symbiotes

Ancient Gamer
April 13, 2006
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Comments: 26
Ideas: 4
Votes: 11 / 4.863636
The Stairs of Kienor    Plots  (Travel)   (Multi-Storyline)

What initially appears to be another trek through wintry mountain landscapes will be revealed as a true struggle for survival. For the mountain known as the Kiebral is an ancient evil, its secrets are countless and its power is immense. Can the PCs outwit a power from the dawn of time, or will they succumb and be trapped for all eternity?

Murometz
April 4, 2006
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Comments: 20
Ideas: 0
Votes: 15 / 4.633333
Cloister of the Empty Table    Society/ Organizations  (Mystical)   (Area)

Come ye who HUNGER!

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Pearl Spider Economics

       By: Murometz

These rare, fist-sized spiders do not make webs, but rather excrete secretions which harden upon contact with air. These "droppings" resemble barley-sized spider eggs, or even lustrous pearls, once the slime coating them, dries up. In fact, dried Pearl Spider "drops" are indistinguishable from the marine varieties produced by mollusks, and hence of identical value on the open market!

Several centuries ago, they were studied by naturalists, and several observations were made. Firstly, was that these spiders "lay" these pearls for no apparent or discernible "natural" reason, and secondly, the naturalists had discovered that the more these spiders ate or were fed--and they were true omnivores--the larger the spider pearls came out.

A cottage industry began. Enterprising merchants hunted and collected these creatures across the lands, erecting spider-farms for the manufacture of Spider Pearls. It wasn't long before someone got the idea to force-feed the spiders, ala foie gras geese, and soon, the fattened spiders began pooping out pearls of great size! (relatively speaking). The regular pearl market came to disarray, and prices and value fluctuated wildly.

[b]Plothook[/b] The Mermen Mercantile Alliance hires the party to eradicate all terrestrial Pearl Spider Farms!

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