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MoonHunter
December 10, 2005
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Ideas: 47
Votes: 11 / 4.681818
NPCs out of History    NPCs  (Campaign)   (Knowledge/Lore)

History is full of interesting and exotic people who can help to populate your world.  They can help illuminate the range of what people think is possible for your world (or you can consider them PCs run by players not in your game).

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.000000
Jonn Swordsman    NPCs  (Major)   (Technical)

“Where do they get those marvelous toys” you ask. The other hero smiles, “I guess you have not been hooked up.” He hands you a card.
Jonn Swordsman
Maker of Devices for the Discriminating Operative
888-555-1212

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.750000
Candi    NPCs  (Minor)   (Technical)

Hanging on the arm of a wealthy upper crust man, she was the perfect arm charm. But you swear, you have seen her before.

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.500000
Aldo    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Combative)

“Beep Click, Identify yourself or be removed.”

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.142857
Walker    NPCs  (Major)   (Artistic/Performance)

Some cities have more spirit than others.

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.500000
Ofc Beatrice Wydman - Fidgit    NPCs  (Minor)   (Technical)

A hypercaffinated ball of technical investigation energy.

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.833333
Hank The Eternal Homeless    NPCs  (Extras)   (Travelers)

He shuffles along in his ragged clothing, mumbling “Leave me alone”.

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Tobias "Toby the Fan" Chaucer    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Fanboy turned expert, Toby is a unlikely contact, but one you want to have.

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.700000
Chandler II    NPCs  (Major)   (Technical)

"I am."

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.083333
Adel    NPCs  (Minor)   (Natural)

“Welcome to my place.”

MoonHunter
December 4, 2005
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.833333
Miss Jillian    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

Psychic on Duty is all the aged red neon sign says in the storefront window. It is a small storefront and in a less than great section of town. You don’t expect much.

Scrasamax
December 3, 2005
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.416667
Hardnan - The Grange Mage    NPCs  (Minor)   (Agricultural)

Old man Hardnan had a farm E-I-E-I-O
And on this farm there was a dragon E-I-E-I-O

Bwah! What kinda farmer has dragons on his farm!

Siren no Orakio
December 3, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 2.833333
Bren Bloodblade    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

Once a ‘stew-plate’ assassin, Bren Bloodblade has come up swiftly in the underworld, his talents genuinely disturbing to the powers that be…

Siren no Orakio
December 3, 2005
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.625000
Doctor Adamson and Jillia    NPCs  (Major)   (Technical)

A mad doctor who dared defy the laws of the natural order, to transcend death itself, and the creature he created.

Scrasamax
December 3, 2005
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.777778
Albus Sintaba    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

“Come in, come in. I knew you were coming.

How did I know? Your brother told me.

Yes, yes I know your brother died in the war several years ago, he has told me all about it.”

Siren no Orakio
November 30, 2005
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.785714
Jorlek the Undying    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

All know that Elves cannot die, and that Men do. All know that Men go unto the Underworld upon their death, and that the Elves retire unto the Spiritual Elysium. Yet in the Great Scheme, where goes the one with one foot in the Underworld, and one foot in the Realm of Spirit?

When one cannot die, obsession with death is such a natural thing.

Scrasamax
November 28, 2005
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Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 4.307692
Norbert the Creepy    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

This might not be suitable for the squeamish or easily offended.

Scrasamax
November 26, 2005
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 2
Votes: 3 / 4.333333
eXtreme Makeover - Necromancer Edition    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

...And then the evil necromancer killed everyone and made them into zombies to do really evil things. I mean really evil, kicking puppies, eating kittens and making lewd sexual gestures at unsuspecting shoppers at Wal-Mart. Yeah and he had a severed head for a hat and was eating a sandwich made out of real lady-fingers…

RuthieA
November 26, 2005
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.714286
Prehena    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Mystical)

Not strong of body, and questionable of mind, she has a kind heart and one special talent. She is not a healer of wounds, or even of people, she heals the souls of creatures. She feels sympathy for even the most hideous and terrible of creatures, and when her tears for them fall upon them, their hearts are moved and their evil ways ended(for a little while at least).

RuthieA
November 25, 2005
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.000000
Jazlin    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

A healer of great power and kindness, she is rumored to even be able to heal the dead, if you can find her.

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       By: ephemeralstability

The city of Nausopol is built on stilts. Lots of very sturdy stilts and butresses, of course, because it rises about five hundred feet from the ocean. Even the most terrific of storms is only heard in the city as a distant cacophony of blasts as waves strike the solid stonework fathoms below. It has never been attacked because of its isolation and impregnability.

It's not a place for the faint-hearted: vertigo and sea-sickness are not desirable traits. But when you are standing in the middle of the city there is no way you could tell that you were standing above an ocean, separated only by a gulf of air and a few stones.

A thousand steps lead down from Nausopol to the floating docks. These docks are pitch-coated wooden and can be raised by winches during squalls. Trade with other cities and countries is good: Nausopol is built over a sunken atoll whose minerals are still mined by divers, and it was from this that it originally derived its wealth.

But the principal method of getting to and from the city is by riding the giant sea-eagles which have been captured and bred for that very reason.

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