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Scrasamax
January 26, 2014
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Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Old Vardipor, the City of Pigs    Locations  (City)   (Swamp)

The city of pigs

Scrasamax
January 26, 2014
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 3.500000
East Carolina    Locations  (Country/ State)   (Swamp)

The fictitous state that I have been developing for my CoC/Vampire cross-over home game.

Forganthus
February 7, 2013
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 5.000000
Garashino    Locations  (City)   (Swamp)

The City of Strangers.  The Beautiful City.  The City of Gold.  The City of Sharks.

caesar193
August 20, 2012
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.250000
Reills    Locations  (Ruins)   (Swamp)

"Reills. E'en the name makes me shudder. That there is unholy ground, cursed by most gods. Not even the demons and devils and the incarnations o' evil dare step foot there. Reills. You know me, I think money likes it in my pocket instead of wherever else it is. But, and I've heard rumors that say this, if theirs treasure on that ground, it ain't going in my pocket on pain o' death."

-Old Gerald, man in the pub.

Jarons20
May 26, 2010
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Ideas: 1
Votes: 2 / 3.000000
Gristwood Landing    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

Tidal Forest/Water Hazard

DrTurtlesse
May 17, 2009
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.250000
Redpools    Locations  (City)   (Swamp)

A city of salt and subterfuge.

Murometz
January 21, 2009
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Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.583333
The Toads of Lichenbridge    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

The Jesk family inn.

Cheka Man
December 20, 2008
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.000000
Purvis Swamp    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

The Ogre charged at the small goblin and ran out after it only to find the dried crust cracking under it’s feet, plunging it into the ooze. It roared with rage, but the more it tried to escape, the deeper it sank. "Welcome to my homeland," said the gopblin with an grin on it’s face. "You were a fool to chase me in here, and now I’ve got you right where I want you…"

Grey
July 19, 2008
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.625000
The Bramblefens    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

"After being to the Bramblefens, blackberry thorns just seem kinda cute!"

Grey
July 6, 2008
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.100000
The Foul City of Akoro    Locations  (City)   (Swamp)

If Akoro existed anywhere but in the depths of hell, it would have torn itself apart centuries ago.

Scrasamax
October 16, 2007
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.300000
Slumgullion Bog    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

A slightly atypical stinking swamp festering with goblins

Cheka Man
April 23, 2007
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Comments: 17
Ideas: 32
Votes: 6 / 4.166667
Sorcery Springs Geyser Basin    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

The Sorcery Springs Geyser Basin is a place of bubbling magical water, as every individual spring or pool has it’s own magical power. It is a place of great wonder and for the careless, great danger too.

Murometz
February 14, 2007
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 3
Votes: 5 / 4.500000
Vox Piscis    Locations  (Regional)   (Swamp)

Wieberburl, home of the peculiar Book-Fish.

Maggot
December 4, 2006
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.333333
Domain Of Huokorloctol    Locations  (Country/ State)   (Swamp)

Founded on the promise of prophecy, this fiefdom owes it success to its previously worthless amethyst deposits. And its very survival as well.

Scrasamax
July 18, 2006
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.500000
City Image - Chiaroscuro    Locations  (City)   (Swamp)

The City of Shadows itself…

Murometz
July 18, 2006
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.000000
Umbral Fens & the Road to Chiaroscuro    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

The Swollen Shadow’s magic is such, that anyone transported to its demi-plane, will always first arrive in the somber and hazy Umbral Fens, which surround the City of Shadow. After some searching one may find the Brittle Road, which leads through the shadow-choked swamps, to the City proper.

Scrasamax
June 10, 2006
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.300000
Great Woses    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

A wasteland, a vast expanse of ogre infested, nightshade choked swamp…

Cheka Man
May 18, 2006
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.916667
Strawberry Fields    Locations  (City)   (Swamp)

Strawberry Fields would be nothing more then a swamp if it were not fore those who raised it through the sweat of their brows.

Cheka Man
May 1, 2006
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.500000
Deathgold Island    Locations  (Area)   (Swamp)

Many who have landed upon this island’s golden sands have never escaped alive, hence it’s name.Only fools, it is said, will attempt to take the island’s gold.

Scrasamax
April 22, 2006
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.125000
Bir Beshig    Locations  (Ruins)   (Swamp)

A society lost to its own demands of innovation.

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Man-Eating Grapes!

       By: Murometz

A wild species, vinus homophagus, more akin to sea-grape rather than the terrestrial variety, is not a monster despite its fanciful name. The grapes, a deep purple color when in bloom, and oozing dewdrops of perspiration, like the most prized and delectable of drinking wine grapes, do however deserve their moniker. Wine made from this fruit, is deadly to most humanoids, as is the raw berry, if plucked and eaten from the vine. It is the unnatural chemical concoction found within the fruit’s tart skin, which gives the man-eating grape its name. The chemical stew found inside each berry, functions as a necrotic agent, the same as found in some species of venomous snakes. The grapes literally eat the victim from the inside out, via cell death, dissolving organs and flesh in quick succession.

The tribes of Pra-Oohk Crater, from the jungles of Ghlush are known to sell the fermented “wine” of this grape to merchants of distant lands. Sadly, the taste of the concoction is divine when first quaffed, and even worse, the man-eating grape wine will never detect as poisonous via mundane means, its horrid natures somehow masking all attempts. Luckily the man-eating grapes are extremely rare, and endemic to humid jungles.

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