A very fun idea, not realistic, but perfect for a fantasy ecology. Eco-friendly elves might have created these trees as slow but green form of mining. Are there only gold leaves or are there related species for other metals? Silver willows, iron oaks, copper pines.....Or the mythical mithril mahony! These are probably the only trees stereotypical Dwarves are fond of. Go to Comment
Nice background article, though the mankind-as-a-plague meme is a little overdone. However, if your campaign is build on this theme, with non-humans (or just different humans) fighting against an expansionist Empire of Man, "Remember the Mareb!" Would be a valid battlecry. Go to Comment
One of the best of all of the 30 lists. Especially as they form a conherent order. I was working on a morally ambivalent druidic order for my campaign, might I use this list? The Green Devil will fit well in my world! Go to Comment
It just occurred to me, is there a maximum range on these things? I suddenly had the idea of a hotel-cain magnate hiding guests' bed in hotels all over the world while he keeps the Master bed...
An immortal Tycoon! Go to Comment
In one region of a forest, all of the trees are identical, down to the leaves and the twigs. If the PCs carve something into one of the trees, it could mystically propigate until it covered all of the trees, or could vanish since it was not carved into the one true tree.