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March 17, 2006
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Weather Related PlotSeeds    Plots  (Nature)   (Encounter)

The point of the submission is quite simple: man vs nature is a common conflict in fiction, but not so much in gaming, this submission is a step to correct that.

November 17, 2005
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Comments: 13
Ideas: 30
Votes: 7 / 4.285714
Winter Adventures    Plots  (Nature)   (Encounter)

Winter time is a wonderous time for adventure.

January 26, 2005
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 2.562500
String Puppets    Plots  (Nature)   (Campaign)

A contest between good and evil. You choose the winner.  Shall it be the betrayed or the betrayer who conquers?

October 11, 2004
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 3.772727
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?

June 25, 2004
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Comments: 19
Ideas: 0
Votes: 17 / 4.500000
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.

April 22, 2004
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Ideas: 0
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…

January 31, 2004
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 2.857143
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?

July 24, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.812500
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…

May 12, 2003
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Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 2.333333
Desert of Death    Plots  (Nature)   (Encounter)

A continuation of the heroes’ journey through Daemonland.

They have passed beyond the mysterious circling armies and entered the burning, poisonous desert of Outer Daemonland. Can they find the way across before the Elephant God beats them to it?

April 18, 2003
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Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 15 / 4.366667
Unmanned vessel    Plots  (Nature)   (Encounter)

An enigmatic ship arrives through the mists…

February 1, 2003
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Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 16 / 4.500000
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?

September 15, 2002
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 3.444444
Spiteful Spate    Plots  (Nature)   (Side-Quest)

Based on a true story. The players seek refuge from a storm in a village inn, but are they safe from the elements that they were fleeing?

June 27, 2002
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.250000
Vespae    Plots  (Nature)   (Multi-Storyline)

The characters are wasps from the devastated nest of Ys’drktha. The other survivors from the cataclysm are being held and tortured in the pits of the neighbouring Ak’thaan nest, being slowly dismembered and eaten by drone wasps or fed to the writhing masses of larvae.

May 2, 2002
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 2.444444
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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Pearl Spider Economics

       By: Murometz

These rare, fist-sized spiders do not make webs, but rather excrete secretions which harden upon contact with air. These "droppings" resemble barley-sized spider eggs, or even lustrous pearls, once the slime coating them, dries up. In fact, dried Pearl Spider "drops" are indistinguishable from the marine varieties produced by mollusks, and hence of identical value on the open market!

Several centuries ago, they were studied by naturalists, and several observations were made. Firstly, was that these spiders "lay" these pearls for no apparent or discernible "natural" reason, and secondly, the naturalists had discovered that the more these spiders ate or were fed--and they were true omnivores--the larger the spider pearls came out.

A cottage industry began. Enterprising merchants hunted and collected these creatures across the lands, erecting spider-farms for the manufacture of Spider Pearls. It wasn't long before someone got the idea to force-feed the spiders, ala foie gras geese, and soon, the fattened spiders began pooping out pearls of great size! (relatively speaking). The regular pearl market came to disarray, and prices and value fluctuated wildly.

[b]Plothook[/b] The Mermen Mercantile Alliance hires the party to eradicate all terrestrial Pearl Spider Farms!

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