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Ouroboros
November 29, 2007
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Votes: 7 / 4.357143
The Broan    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Swamp)

The Broan, an enigmatic, amphibious species of unknown origin, that lives in the salt-water marshes to the east of Locastus.

Ouroboros
November 26, 2007
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Ideas: 0
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The Races of Locastus    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (City/ Ruin)

The various intelligent species that inhabit Locastus, City of Mirrors.

Scrasamax
November 26, 2007
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.000000
Humanoids: Pelamids    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Water)

Perhaps one of the oldest of the humanoid races, the Pelamids are a sort of missing link between terrestrial humans and aquatic merfolk.

Scrasamax
November 20, 2007
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.875000
Humanoids: Augrune    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

Predator, nightstalker, brother to beasts, call me a monster long enough brother and I very well might become one.

Jaurmes, Augrune woodcutter

Ouroboros
November 17, 2007
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.000000
The Molochii    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Mountains)

The giants of the Thunderheads

Dozus
November 17, 2007
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Humanoids: Darnuné    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Mountains)

Few even know of the existence of the Darnuné.

MoonHunter
October 23, 2007
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 13
Votes: 3 / 4.166667
Earthstock    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

Humanity is as varied as the stars themselves.

Ria Hawk
October 3, 2007
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 3
Votes: 5 / 3.800000
The Despised    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

There are different sorts of demons in the world.  Some are indistiguishable from normal people.  Some are a little different, but pass initial scrutiny.  And some are much more monstrous.

Ria Hawk
October 2, 2007
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 1
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
Thralls of Sorrow    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

Every Court needs its servants…

Thewizard63
October 1, 2007
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.600000
Living Stones    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (City/ Ruin)

"The walls moved!" Krunis exclaimed. This he was sure of it this time.
"Of course they did. They are trying to accommodate the additional room needed for tonight." Xarn returned matter-of-factly.
Living stones are tuned to one master to do his bidding.

manfred
September 30, 2007
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Comments: 24
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 4.550000
True Vampires    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

"That book?" sighed the librarian. "That one is hard to find. The priests say it is heretical. But," he continued more quietly "word is they have a few copies, and study them very carefully. That even they consider it true."

Dragonlordmax
September 19, 2007
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.000000
Tallyorans    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

A reptilian race of space-travelers whose addiction to a drug they need for survival leads them to a less than stellar reputation.

MoonHunter
September 19, 2007
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Comments: 0
Ideas: 0
No votes
The Others    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

The Others are a magical, elder race, that occasionally interact with Humanity.

MoonHunter
September 18, 2007
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.785714
The Piten Peoples    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Space)

Captain, I see two dozen general displacement ships just coming into sensor range outside the system.  There is no warp signature sir.

How Odd. Helmsman lay in an intercept course and let us investigate.

valadaar
September 18, 2007
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Comments: 17
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.333333
Dwarven Treeherd    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Forest/ Jungle)

Beware these shrub-sized gaurdians of the forest.

MoonHunter
September 9, 2007
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Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.437500
D'athri    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Tundra/ Arctic)

The D’athri took to space in such a way to make Terrans look "gun shy". They can be found in small numbers in and around every space port in Known Space.

valadaar
September 4, 2007
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Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.428571
The Green Ladies    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Forest/ Jungle)

Representing a primal force of nature which wants to strangle and slay all humanity, to bury their works beneath the roots of trees and their bodies as fertilizer.

MoonHunter
September 2, 2007
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.071429
The Dylori    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

Their wyrm tainted blood and slaver ways mark them as not Human. These are the Evil of the Old World. They are Dylori.

valadaar
August 24, 2007
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Comments: 0
Ideas: 0
No votes
Giants of Stoneholt    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (City/ Ruin)

The Ky’iish are greatly advanced in the arts of magic and created many strange and powerful materials and items. Some of their weapons were the most formidible artifacts found on Neyathis, dwarfing both physically and magically virtually all the works of man.

manfred
August 12, 2007
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.125000
Firelings    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

Of fire, but not elementals. Short-lived, yet intelligent. Bound to this world they are, more than most of its mortal inhabitants.

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Rural Mystery

       By: Murometz

The PCs are making their way from village to village across a rural hinterland, when they spot a weird sign along a farmstead's fence, with an arrow pointing to the actual farmstead.

"CRAZY DANCING HOES!!"

If they investigate, a rather sedate local farmer, explains to them that for a mere two coppers, they can witness the show for themselves.

The show involves six ordinary, animated hoes "dancing" on a makeshift stage, as the farmer accompanies them by slapping his thighs to keep the beat, and playing on his flute.

If asked how the trick is accomplished the farmer demurs, not wanting to share his "secret".

"If you can get Old Man Purkiss to tell you how he gets his cows to spout poetry, I'll tell you how I make my hoes dance."

In reality, this minor encounter can lead to the PCs discovering that some localized, magical effect is active in the area. All kinds weird phenomena seem to occur in these parts.

Perhaps the PCs have finally found the ley-line of mana energy that they have been searching for! The party's wizard gets excited.

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