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Tusserk
October 15, 2014
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The Ruins of Oldport    Locations  (Ruins)   (Plains)

The ruined city of Oldport, destroyed nearly 200 years ago during a violent raid from the sea. During the day, a desolated skeleton of what once a thriving port city. During the night, magical splendor causes the city to regain its former glory and the dead rise to continue their lives.

caesar193
February 10, 2014
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Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Litwell    Locations  (Ruins)   (Plains)

The ruin that birthed a society; the Life and Times of a city in the throes of death.

Dozus
January 4, 2013
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Votes: 3 / 4.500000
Venator's Necropolis    Locations  (Ruins)   (Space)

"We came expecting a broken moon or wayward asteroids, but this... I don't think anyone's seen anything of its like. There's an astounding amount of material here. We're looking in the records, trying to match some of the artifacts, but there's nothing like it. I don't know what most of this does, but my God is it complex. We're looking at, at least, what, two decades of potential salvage, maybe more, then the cartography of the local moon for more. We're definitely here to stay."

- Phaeton Venator, recovered personal log

Strolen
November 2, 2012
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Votes: 5 / 4.100000
Sealed City of Roastone    Locations  (Ruins)   (Any)

Rumors of the closed city are whispered on the mouths of the other races, however no one will ever find a dwarf that will say one word about it.

caesar193
September 29, 2012
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Votes: 3 / 4.166667
Exitium    Locations  (Ruins)   (Forest/ Jungle)

What danger lurk within the ruined city streets?

caesar193
August 20, 2012
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.250000
Reills    Locations  (Ruins)   (Swamp)

"Reills. E'en the name makes me shudder. That there is unholy ground, cursed by most gods. Not even the demons and devils and the incarnations o' evil dare step foot there. Reills. You know me, I think money likes it in my pocket instead of wherever else it is. But, and I've heard rumors that say this, if theirs treasure on that ground, it ain't going in my pocket on pain o' death."

-Old Gerald, man in the pub.

Cheka Man
March 4, 2011
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Votes: 4 / 3.875000
30 Grassy Mounds    Locations  (Ruins)   (Underground)

What lies under the turf deep in the earth of that grassy mound? The PCs would very much like to know...

Drackler
May 20, 2009
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Ideas: 1
Votes: 6 / 3.333333
Sea Pillars    Locations  (Ruins)   (Water)

Just off the craggy cliffs of Corundum, under the rippling blue ocean waves, seven stones stand. They rise majestically from the ocean floor, references to some long ago civilization. Meaningless, now, to all but the most learned.

B9anders
May 8, 2009
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Votes: 3 / 3.833333
The Lost City of Giants    Locations  (Ruins)   (Mountains)

Deep in the remote Storm Horns lies an ancient and deserted city of giants.

CaptainPenguin
December 30, 2008
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Votes: 7 / 4.500000
Dolmens Of Swaiar    Locations  (Ruins)   (Any)

The empty shrines of a god so old, all but his name is forgotten.

valadaar
November 6, 2008
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Votes: 5 / 4.000000
The Twelve    Locations  (Ruins)   (Plains)

11 great statues of lost gods being chipped away by the condemned.

Scrasamax
June 21, 2008
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Votes: 5 / 4.600000
Misocaine Utility System    Locations  (Ruins)   (Underground)

Inspired some years ago for a Kult/CoC Halloween game

Ria Hawk
October 3, 2007
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Votes: 7 / 4.000000
The Palace of Infinite Corridors    Locations  (Ruins)   (Any)

"Where do I live?  A simple question that doesn’t have a simple answer.  A palace in a place beyond place, built in a time that wasn’t a time.  Can’t solve my riddle?  Really, it’s for the best.  You wouldn’t like where I live."

Dragonlordmax
October 2, 2007
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Votes: 11 / 4.545455
Kesthor, the Shattered Atheneum    Locations  (Ruins)   (Underground)

Knowledge is Power. That is, he who makes the knowledge, wields the power.

CaptainPenguin
September 20, 2007
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.812500
Yughort Burial Towers    Locations  (Ruins)   (Plains)

The Yughort were the fathers of the steppe civilizations, rulers of the first nomadic empire of the plains. Their signs can still be found, including their conical burial towers.

Murometz
September 1, 2007
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Votes: 9 / 4.444444
My Travels in the Lands of the Pyromancers    Locations  (Ruins)   (Desert)

During certain years, people in Akgku claim to observe a green flame coming from the sea and erupting upward. It can be observed from a distance of two days’ journey or more. After burning for a considerable time, the flame disappears.

Falklyde Wodinger, Haraconian scholar, in route to wondrous Udross and legendary Akgku.

Scrasamax
August 4, 2007
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Votes: 5 / 4.000000
Dal Nastro    Locations  (Ruins)   (Mountains)

Dal Nastro, little more than a smudged footnote in mankind’s history of expansion.

Wulfhere
July 15, 2007
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Votes: 8 / 4.875000
The Lightning-Struck Tower    Locations  (Ruins)   (Mountains)

"The Tower of Ill Omen!" the old gypsy gasped as she glimpsed the shattered structure at the mountain’s peak.

Ria Hawk
July 2, 2007
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The Forgotten Shrine of Talna    Locations  (Ruins)   (Mountains)

The tiny shrine doesn’t look like much; a tumbledown temple overgrown with weeds, fading quietly into obscurity.  But appearances are oftentimes deceiving.

Wulfhere
January 21, 2007
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The Mind of Alturgerax    Locations  (Ruins)   (Mountains)

The Wizards of the Guild have found the remains of the legendary dragon Alturgerax, but theyâ??re not sharingâ?¦

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The Californian Sea Otter, as a species, eats about 30 different types of food found throughout its range. Each individual otter, however, will only eat 3 or 4 of these foods - those it was fed by its mother as a child. It will not eat the others even if failure to do so means it would starve. Maybe other, possibly larger and more dangerous creatures and monsters, have similar habits.

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