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caesar193
August 4, 2013
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The Circle of Culthus    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

A place where no one knows about or finds until the Circle chooses a person to discover it. For the Circle of Culthus has a purpose for that person, and letting other people know of it or discover it would hinder that purpose.

Zailtais
July 28, 2011
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 1
Votes: 9 / 3.666667
The Badger Patch    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

Sharp thorns, tangled vines, and lost secrets.

Dossta
November 14, 2010
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 2
Votes: 6 / 4.333333
The Singing Wood    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

An enchanted forest where music permeates the fabric of life, leaving its mark on fauna and flora alike.

Scrasamax
December 9, 2008
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.500000
Tanwar Forest    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

A forest of perpetual Autumn

Michael Jotne Slayer
November 1, 2007
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.750000
Ankorill    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

Spots of perfect green. The Ankorillian Islands. Jewels of the Blue.

Stomphoof
October 2, 2007
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.000000
The Hidden Island of Dar'Orgath    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

A moving island, and home to both the honorable Lizardfolk and the evil Cult of Dar’Orgath.

Wulfhere
December 16, 2006
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.583333
Destinen Wood    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

Wise travelers know to pass wide around Destinen Wood, for few have emerged unscathed from that accursed forest.

Ria Hawk
June 12, 2006
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.250000
Xenos    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

Uncharted, and unexplored save by a few, Xenos seems a veritable paradise with plenty of food and fresh water, a godsend to any ship that finds it.  Many ships have put ashore, only to find that they can never leave.

Ria Hawk
June 11, 2006
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 4
Votes: 8 / 4.062500
The Western Woods    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

No one goes to the Western Woods.  There are things that come out at night that it would be a very bad idea to meet.  The Western Woods have a reputation of being haunted, or rife with wild magic.  Or both.

MoonHunter
November 2, 2005
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Comments: 16
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.100000
The Dark Oak Forest    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

The Dark Oak Forest is a place of darkness, danger, and Evil. For reasons best not talked about, the Dark One has visited this place, twisting it forever.

Shadoweagle
November 17, 2004
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.416667
The Spirit Glade    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

There are places in this world, which hold a weak barrier to the Spirit realm and the real world. One such place is The Spirit Glade.

Ria Hawk
July 28, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.100000
The Forbidden Jungle    Locations  (Area)   (Forest/ Jungle)

The Forbidden Jungle has never been explored thouroughly, for the simple reason that many of the explorers are never seen again.

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Castoria, Land of Shattered Stars

       By: Veretrix

Castoria was once a thriving and prosperous nation, a rich trade center for the surrounding lands. This all changed when, on one fateful night nearly a century ago, the Mist of Eternity rolled in and surrounded the land, obscuring more of the outside world as days and nights passed.

By the time the Mist blocked out the sun, a new light shone during what was assumed to be daytime: The Starpoint Spire, a mysterious place atop Castoria's highest peak in the northern-central region. Some say that there is some sort of building atop the mountain shining the dim "sunlight" onto the land, but it is only ever too bright or too dark to fully make out any structure, not to mention the mountain's immense height.

Not a month after the Spire's light lit up, the stars fell. Flaming rocks and debris from far-flung edges of space plummeted downward onto the eastern region of Castoria. Once the shower subsided, a strange energy from within the fallen stars transformed the eastern lands in what are now known as The Voidwastes, a barren gray land littered with craters and strange alien creatures (these can vary, but I had Pathfinder's Akatas in mind).

To the south, strange mechanism of eldritch origin are again at work after aeons of rest in the Ruins of Kchuthngnl, an ancient city of non-human creation that is estimated by scholars to be no less that five millennia old.

To the west, the once peaceful and serene forest, now known as The Plagued Woods, has been experiencing corruptions of the wildlife and humanoids living there. Some humans have reported creatures that appear not unlike a halfling, except that they can open their mouths to massive proportions to swallow creatures the size of an ogre.

When adventurers and citizens alike try to make an escape from Castoria, they are never seen again, and it is utterly unknown whether they found hopeful sanctuary or agonizing death withing the Mist's depths.

What is unknown to all residents of Castoria is that all of these events occurred because of the actions of a secret but powerful cult loyal to the Elder Gods who call the space between the planes their abhorrent home. The cult still lives on, larger than ever, and their plan is for the alien horrors to incubate and thrive within the dome of mist that now envelops Castoria, so that when the Elder Gods return as the cult's prophecy foretells, they will have an army of blasphemous creation at their disposal that they will use to make war with and enslave the denizens of the Material Plane.

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