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Siren no Orakio
December 3, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 2.833333
Bren Bloodblade    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

Once a ‘stew-plate’ assassin, Bren Bloodblade has come up swiftly in the underworld, his talents genuinely disturbing to the powers that be…

Scrasamax
November 28, 2005
Hits: 7408
Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 4.307692
Norbert the Creepy    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

This might not be suitable for the squeamish or easily offended.

MoonHunter
November 21, 2005
Hits: 4757
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
Soldier Adamus "Buckwheat" Plotsman    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

Some people are going to be the “new guy” all their lives.

MoonHunter
November 21, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.250000
Soldier Fredius Wagonsmith or Militiaman    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

Every troop has a shifty eyed grumbler. This is ours. He is also The Captain’s Second.

MoonHunter
November 21, 2005
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.250000
Captain Marrionus Archerious D'Antioch    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

A natural leader of men, his troops would follow him to the nether realms, because they knew he would bring them back.

MoonHunter
November 16, 2005
Hits: 4628
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
Summer Word Aka Helioglyph    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

Some time magic users are less magical than one expects.

MoonHunter
November 15, 2005
Hits: 3495
Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.250000
Statlerus and Waldorus    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Two cynical and witty old pentioners watching the world go by and commenting on it.

MoonHunter
November 15, 2005
Hits: 3212
Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.750000
Marcus Dominitan    NPCs  (Minor)   (Travelers)

A small fish in an even smaller pond, Marcus Dominitan is the harbourmaster of the port of Al’Alaric.  A petty man with a big ego and greed to match, he is not above taking bribes to allow unlawful cargo, or to hire thugs to assault those he dislikes.

MoonHunter
November 15, 2005
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.375000
Fredius D'Amar    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

He is a merchant of fine wines and the only source for sparkling wines in the region. His formal politeness makes him seem like a friend.

MoonHunter
November 15, 2005
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.500000
The Rest of the Cast - Extras and Minor Characters    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

This is the place for minor characters and extras. These are just personalities and some minor skills ready to be thrown into your campaign. They are not highly detailed becaue they are just extrasn in the game. They are useful to have a stack of just “hanging around” should you need them.  So use um all, we will make more.

MoonHunter
November 10, 2005
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.000000
Peterus He-Who-Knows-People    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

Peterus Winecrafter is a Thirdman, "He who knows People". He finds people work, arranges meetings between people, and can make other arrangements for you.

Finger Master
August 23, 2005
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.583333
Marpik    NPCs  (Minor)   (Religious)

An evil priest with a believable character.  His descent into evil is subtle, not “I’m gonna go worship this god of death and destruction!”

Wogden
July 27, 2005
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.444444
Me'fiante Delagouttie're    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Life as a street urchin is a pathetic existence indeed - and Me’fiante has it worse than most. In a back-alley underworld filled with trickery and subversion, the ability to sense lies is often more of a curse than a blessing.

Wogden
July 26, 2005
Hits: 3759
Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 4.700000
Phineas Rowcome    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

When one has missed the chance for adventure, one finds it very difficult to get along with one’s heroic peers. Phineas Rowcome, the renowned Halfling scholar, nurses a deep jealousy for those whose lives are filled with excitement…

Dragon Lord
July 18, 2005
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.333333
Dural the Magic Trader    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

Looking for a charm to ward off evil spirits or the claw of a marsh dragon?
Need some willow bark for your headaches or a potion to cure a lack of virility?
Got a weird looking ring and you don’t know what it is?
Dural could be your man.

Agony
June 21, 2005
Hits: 2346
Comments: 22
Ideas: 1
Votes: 9 / 1.500000
Ravenman    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

Raven man is half raven an half man. He has bird feet and wings.

Pieh
June 9, 2005
Hits: 3945
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 2.166667
Tolk the Potion Master    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

Patrick Greenbottle was once a normal halfling with a love of potions. Now he has been transformed into something much more.

Beowulf
June 7, 2005
Hits: 4469
Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 1.807692
Demitri Elexial    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

Madness is in everyone but is only shone through the ones who expose it and hidden by those who fear it- Demitri

Scrasamax
June 5, 2005
Hits: 6012
Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 15 / 4.033333
Fflam the Puny    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

All of his life Fflam lived in the shadows of greater and more terrible demons than himself. One day he would show them all…

Incarnadine
May 29, 2005
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 2.863636
Selyn DeJaod    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

Blurring the line between black and white, Selyn DeJaod is one of the last surviving Blaze Knights of old.

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Hu's Iron Ball

       By: Murometz

Hu was an ambassador of the Seventh Emperor of the Reng Dynasty. Throughout his life he traveled across many miles and lands to entreaty with neighboring kingdoms and the semi-savages who dwelled amidst the Metal Mountains.

During one such diplomatic mission, Hu was gifted a small iron marble as a gesture, by a shaman of the Kiy-Kiy tribe. Little else is known of Hu, but that marble was lost and is now somewhere out there for someone to find.

A tiny, shiny sphere, the marble has several properties. First and foremost it is a strong magnet, considerably stronger than its size and density would indicate.

Secondly, if thrown or rolled upon the ground and the command word is spoken, the iron ball will magically enlarge to either the size of an ogres's head or to that of a great globe, twelve feet in diameter. The rolling ball of either size will continue to roll or fly at the same relative speed it was when launched as a marble, and can thus cause great damage to anything in its path. The magnetic power of the ball will also magnify when enlarged.

Legends claim that the ball has been tossed from besieged castles upon attacking foes and rolled at marching armies in ages past. At the end of such rolls, the larger size globe has been known to not only crush soldiers underfoot, but to also "collect" many dozens of metallic weapons and bits of armor unto itself, appearing as an armored sphere, with swords and spears sticking out from it in all directions.

Owning this powerful marble has its drawbacks. Anyone carrying it on their person, will experience the iron ball's insidious effects after some time. The owner feels no worse for wear, but after two month's time they will suddenly awaken one morning to find that their hair has fallen out completely, their teeth loosened like baby's teeth ready to drop, and their fingernails simply shriveled and sliding off the fingers and toes. Perhaps unbeknownst to the owner at first, the iron ball also renders an owner sterile or barren by this time.

Regular clerical healing will not reverse this horrible malady. Only finding and beseeching a shaman of the Kiy-Kiy tribe to heal the iron ball's effects with their particular brand of magic, will work.

Hu's Iron Ball should be handled carefully by players and gms.

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