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Random Gold Golden


January 17, 2006
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Charstone    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

A stone that sustains fire might not seem like a rare object but men have died because of it and a stone that keeps a fire going could be a handy tool for adventurers.

January 16, 2006
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 2.916667
Gnomish Riveter    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

A metalworking hammer with a hollow handle and a small dial near the head. A useful tool and effective makeshift weapon.

Ria Hawk
January 13, 2006
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.928571
The Sailmaker's Needle    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

The most unassuming things are sometimes surprisingly powerful.  Particularly if they were once a fragment of a larger item…  Quest submission for The Shards of the Storm.

Siren no Orakio
December 6, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.375000
Soilturner of the Spring    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

In accordance with my own Quest:

And they shall beat their swords into plowshares, the implements of war returning life to the land.

November 12, 2005
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.100000
Knife of Meat-Loving    Items  (Tools)   (Cursed)

A well crafted but otherwise ordinary steak knife. It makes the cutting of meat sooooooo easy.

Ancient Gamer
October 27, 2005
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.166667
Korinthan Lock Acid    Items  (Tools)   (Non-Magical)

The Korinthan Master Thieves often employ this extremely potent acid in their nighttime activities.

June 11, 2005
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Comments: 37
Ideas: 1
Votes: 30 / 4.750000
The Bone Stitcher    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

Appearing in the form of a massive bloody spider, the Bone Stitcher is one of the more macabre creations of the infernal…

June 9, 2005
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 19 / 3.578947
Aetherschreiber    Items  (Tools)   (Non-Magical)

If one listens to the aether, one can hear the vibrations traveling through space.  If one listens carefully one can hear what is said. - Lord Caasi on Aetherschreibers

December 8, 2004
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 1.750000
The Pen of the Fox    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

A pen? Yes, a pen. It has long been a treasured item for forgers who would like to have their hands on it…

Siren no Orakio
June 2, 2004
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 3.277778
Gloves of the Ironworker    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

Leather gloves that grant one the ability to manipulate metal.

May 31, 2004
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.800000
Cantor Thread    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

A tool to keep body and spirit fit!

April 13, 2004
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.916667
Stonecleave    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

A mattock created in the age of legends, granted the ability to work marvels in stone…

November 20, 2003
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Comments: 15
Ideas: 0
Votes: 16 / 4.093750
Flask of Many Liquids    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

An unremarkable flask that could turn up anywhere, but we all know not everything is as it seems…

November 20, 2003
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.416667
Dungeoneer's flashlight    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

If you don’t already know about this classic innovation, you really need to.

June 18, 2003
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Comments: 33
Ideas: 0
Votes: 23 / 3.913043
Muzzled Mouse    Items  (Tools)   (Non-Magical)

Sometimes locks need that extra sharp fingernail to twist the catch. Sometimes a thief might find himself locked in a prison with a wooden door. The Muzzled Mouse is a hideous little tool which helps one in such situations…

March 15, 2003
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.300000
Quill of Fine Writing    Items  (Tools)   (Non-Magical)

An expertly crafted quill pen which enhances the efficacy of spells on the scrolls it is used to write.

February 17, 2003
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Comments: 16
Ideas: 0
Votes: 17 / 4.558824
Carpenter's Ring    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

Made for a wealthy carpenter to ease his workload, those that have it can find other uses for it. Used to cut perfect holes in wood or create wood doll rods.

August 8, 2001
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 3.115385
Ole Faithful    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)

Set of Lockpicks. The picks themselves are of tiny size that only a halfling or smaller can use. There are only a quarter of the usual amount of picks in this kit. Each pick is made out of a dull silver metal.

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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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