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falcon_staff
December 11, 2004
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Thief of the Queen    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

The queen hired a theif to steal the information for the bodering country she’s at war with, but the thief is having some trouble…

esaquam
October 11, 2004
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The Coast Is Not Clear    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

Someone has been raiding the coast.  The PC’s are dispatched to help - but can they trust the local authorities?

CaptainPenguin
June 25, 2004
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A Hero's Journey    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

When the Prince of Thalavor is found dead, floating down the river in a Hero’s Voyage, the King Espegil sends the heroes upriver into unexplored lands to discover the bane that slew him.

ephemeralstability
April 22, 2004
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Votes: 10 / 4.350000
The Uneasy Sleep    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

Some things remember well. The stones of the Chambers of Nul soaked up the terror of the encarcerated victims and even now remember it, slowly releasing it like sweat. The buried city of Mastad remembers the cries of its citizens as they were crushed, and still they can be heard on the wind.

So it is with the Bed. Over the centuries it has sat in this room it has been host to some interesting guests, and each has left an…impression. Every sleepless night, every troubled thought: the Bed remembers it all. And if you were to spend a night in its downy pillows, you might remember some of it too…

Skyblue
January 31, 2004
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Splendor in the Jungle of Angkor    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

If a strange dream guided you to a lost valley of wonder, guarding the path to a place of glory, would you be brave enough to go?

CaptainPenguin
July 24, 2003
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Votes: 7 / 3.857143
Abdelfettah's Escape    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

The desert can be a harsh place, but the people can be even harsher. Unfortunately for Abdelfettah, the spirits of the sands were not with him this day…

Agar
February 1, 2003
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It's the little thing that kill    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

A magical plauge is disrupting the city of Blue Marina. Victims are found poisioned and covered in weals and, oddly, pennyless. Can the players solve this crisis before rich and poor are destroyed?

ephemeralstability
May 2, 2002
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Jousting with Sky Wolves    Plots  (Nature)   (Single-Storyline)

The characters must travel to Muspells-heim, the Nordic underworld, to find Wanrefax (DarkMane) the Black Dragon, subdue him, and ride him to joust with the Sky Wolves, releasing the sun from the cavernous belly of Hati

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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 their victims from the inside out, via cell death, melting and destroying the organs in quick succession.

The tribes of Pra-Oohk Crater, of 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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