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StrangeLands
December 8, 2003
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Comments: 20
Ideas: 0
Votes: 31 / 4.354839
A Mile In My Shoes    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

A short adventure synopsis for any party which is getting a little too big for it’s boots.

CirrusWind
October 17, 2003
Hits: 8515
Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 4.045455
Buried and Forgotten    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

A group of travelers come across an abandoned village and find themselves in a battle for their lives.

ephemeralstability
September 19, 2003
Hits: 4501
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.333333
Fall from Grace    Plots  (Crisis)   (Side-Quest)

Revolution is upon them. Like a worm-riddled timber the Kingdom is rife with discontent, and the aristocrats are being evicted, their castles burnt and ruined. For those who escape, life looks bleak…

Adel
August 20, 2003
Hits: 7170
Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 15 / 4.333333
The Dreamkeeper    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

Selene’s life revolves around a secret that not even she knows. It is when this secret is revealed to her; that she can go and fufill her own destiny…

(inspired from the dream walkers thread)

CaptainPenguin
July 23, 2003
Hits: 4761
Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Los Conquistadores    Plots  (Hired)   (Side-Quest)

When Cortez captured the Aztec leader, Moctezuma, he and his conquistadores demanded a room full of gold as ransom. The soldiers of Gkar’tell wants quite a bit more in return for the leader of the Lizardfolk…

Agar
July 22, 2003
Hits: 5401
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.550000
Fairy Wraith Swarm    Plots  (Coincidence)   (Side-Quest)

A wraith turned a wandering fairy into a a fairy wraith. It turned on it’s own people and destroyed the entire nest of faries. Except one. And now that one needs your help.

And you thought they were always cute all the time…

Melvins Cat
July 19, 2003
Hits: 4830
Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 15 / 3.333333
Spring cleaning    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

Sometimes things are simpler then they look…

ephemeralstability
May 14, 2003
Hits: 4696
Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.000000
Winds and waters keep...    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

“Winds and waters keep,
a hush more dead than any sleep”
- W. Allingham, Ruined Chapel.

The trade ships from Menast have failed to arrive, but why?

ephemeralstability
May 6, 2003
Hits: 9068
Comments: 16
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.041667
Eris's Pool    Plots  (Hired)   (Side-Quest)

An icky sideline plot to a forest adventure.

sniperspy
April 13, 2003
Hits: 8262
Comments: 21
Ideas: 0
Votes: 14 / 1.821429
Destruction of Strolen    Plots  (Crisis)   (Side-Quest)

A mighty force is building in the East, and all of Strolen’s Citadel must band together if we are to have any hope of defeating it.

shivamuffin
March 22, 2003
Hits: 5353
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.000000
Company 12    Plots  (Duty)   (Side-Quest)

A war story about an old vetrans past, could lead to a mystery type adventure.

CaptainPenguin
March 13, 2003
Hits: 4245
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 2.961538
The Nine Abyssal Vales of Kthor    Plots  (Crisis)   (Side-Quest)

The greatest earth trembler in all of the history of the land of Lishar has revealed the long-lost gates to the Nine Abyssal Vales of Kthor. Are you brave enough try your hand?

Karadas
March 9, 2003
Hits: 4641
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 2.916667
Revenge or Death?    Plots  (Duty)   (Side-Quest)

Your brother has betrayed you in the worst way possible?
-Should you get revenge from your brother and betray all you once believed in
-or should you die and elt your brother keep your possetions, your throne, your glory?

Erik
February 25, 2003
Hits: 11118
Comments: 15
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 3.269231
The Golem Wars    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

The Golem Wars are over now. There is a great peace around the world, but something evil and powerfull has been awakened in the darkness.

DaWergyling
November 25, 2002
Hits: 6769
Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.000000
The Dreamweaver Affair    Plots  (Mystical)   (Side-Quest)

(Recommended avg. Hero lvl: 10-13)The heros find that either a peasant went insane and killed the mayor/king/other high ranking official and says that the “Man in his dreams” made him do it, or, simply the high-ranking official died in his sleep for no apparent reason.

ephemeralstability
September 15, 2002
Hits: 5061
Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 3.444444
Spiteful Spate    Plots  (Nature)   (Side-Quest)

Based on a true story. The players seek refuge from a storm in a village inn, but are they safe from the elements that they were fleeing?

Strolen
August 31, 2002
Hits: 4625
Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 2.833333
On the House    Plots  (Duty)   (Side-Quest)

After a successful adventure and money in the pocket they decide to splurge and live it up. They site down and order a nice meal and it far surpasses their expectations- until halfway through it the other guests start falling over choking and vomiting.

ephemeralstability
August 25, 2002
Hits: 4228
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.350000
Metamorphosis    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

A PC awakes in a cell plastered with blood. On the floor lies a crucifix necklace. She escapes, chased by the guards and soon the terrible truth of her situation dawns on her…

Barbarian Horde
May 15, 2002
Hits: 2460
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.600000
Babysitting    Plots  (Hired)   (Side-Quest)

A members of a very powerful magic-using family would like to go on a short vaction.

Strolen
January 13, 2002
Hits: 3745
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.500000
Sacrificial Tremors    Plots  (Duty)   (Side-Quest)

They enter a town and see a large crowd surrounding something that cannot quite be figured out. They soon realize that the town has gathered around a woman tied to an old wooden construction that is created to allow her neck to hang over an open a crack in the earth.

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       By: Almar

While setting up camp for the night, the PC's are aproached by another group of adventurers who seem nice enough. The road is somewhat dangerous and the other group suggests camping together. The two bands split watches, one adventurer from each group watching at once. The night goes by without incident, the next day the PC's travel with the other group as they are going the same way.

The group consists of Hordel the ranger, who is skilled with the bow. Hordel is a quiet man who speaks little but appears quite skilled. Dremar is a barbarian who is a little excentric, he seems to be an excasive drinker and thiunk that battle is the solution to everything. He appears to be a stout and powerful fighter with his greataxe. Ferrin is the leader of the group, a rouge by trade. He is daft and witty, speaking with the PCs often and asking many questions. He fights with finesse with his rapier. Preminitat as a cleric but he will not say which god he worships. He uses his spells to empower and heal his party and fights with a club. He sticks close to Ferrin. Ferrin is a great talker and tells much of himself and his party, but asks even more about the history and capabilities of the PCs. He tells of some adventures his party has had, and they seem like an interesting group of mercenaries. Hordel is quite and has little interest in speaking with the PCs, he ignores most questions. He spends a lot of time with Dremar and sometimes Ferrin. Dremar seems to not care about any questions ansked to him, nor does he seem to know the answers. He seems battle hardened and is a simple man. Preminitat rarely starts conversations but will speak with the PCs. However, some of his accounts of the party's history seem to condradict those of Ferrin.

The Party spends another night and day with Ferrin's group. One of four things can happen on the third night.
1: While eating dinner around the fire, Ferrin gets into an argument with one of the PCs when he/she mentions the discepincies between Ferrin's stories and Preminitat's.
2: Hordel gets mad after repeated questioning about his life from the PCs.
3. Preminitat gets mad after repeated questioning from the PCs about what god he worships.
4: One of the PCs rejects the offer of a drink from Dremar and he takes it as an insult.
All of these scenarios result in a battle between the parties. If Ferrin's party is defeated and still lives he swears vengance. His party may then cross paths with the adventurers again.

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