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Ideas of Horror

Ideas of Horror

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Michael Jotne Slayer
July 8, 2004
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Comments: 28
Ideas: 0
Votes: 23 / 4.282609
By the law they froze    Plots  (Coincidence)   (Side-Quest)

It is extremely cold and snow cover the plains as the heroes notice the dead frozen people hanging from the branches of scattered trees along the road. Ahead they see the local Lords soldiers hanging them up, mercilessly throwing buckets of water on their naked unprotected bodies until they freeze.

EchoMirage
June 14, 2004
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.583333
Child-Eyed Fluffy    Items  (Other)   (Cursed)

Another scary child’s toy…

Pieh
November 13, 2010
Hits: 1191
Comments: 18
Ideas: 1
Votes: 14 / 4.142857
Harvester of Eyes    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Religious)

He had done it a hundred times, taken eyes. It was so easy by now, he rarely used a spoon or knife, but, with his own fingers, would pilfer those beautiful orbs from the skulls of the deceased...

ephemeralstability
June 18, 2003
Hits: 13992
Comments: 31
Ideas: 0
Votes: 21 / 3.880952
Muzzled Mouse    Items  (Tools)   (Non-Magical)

Sometimes locks need that extra sharp fingernail to twist the catch. Sometimes a thief might find himself locked in a prison with a wooden door. The Muzzled Mouse is a hideous little tool which helps one in such situations…

Demagogue
January 15, 2007
Hits: 2633
Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.250000
Narx Habdur and the Priest    NPCs  (Major)   (Religious)

They are two sides of the same coin-either one will kill you, they’ll just think about it differently.

Grey
May 20, 2008
Hits: 5057
Comments: 18
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.000000
One man's plush toy...    Plots  (Discovery)   (Side-Quest)

Buttons, how could you?

Incarnadine
June 20, 2006
Hits: 3988
Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.000000
Saint Ithiel's Solace    Dungeons  (Swamp)   (Style)

Through mud and hate and rain,
Through blood and rot and pain,
The bell tolls for victim next,
To save Saint Ithiel, the Ashfeather Hex

-Nursery Rhyme

Ancient Gamer
December 17, 2005
Hits: 5167
Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.812500
The Bridge of Fates    Locations  (Other)   (Water)

At this time an old man, one who told the Prince wondrous tales during his childhood, walked upon the bridge and witnessed the prince commit suicide, saw him fall into the water. “This is the Bridge of Fates. I foresee great sorrow and happiness. This bridge shall never remain neutral, shall know tears of joy and the blood of innocents”.

Ria Hawk
October 23, 2003
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 4.227273
The Mirror of Doom    Items  (Home/ Personal)   (Cursed)

It was a beautiful thing, a full length mirror in an elaborate gilt frame.  But horror and madness followed it.

Shadoweagle
December 20, 2005
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Comments: 35
Ideas: 0
Votes: 21 / 4.738095
The Mogrolyth    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (City/ Ruin)

Forget the rickety, fragile skeletons. Remove all thoughts of the limping, weak zombies. Shrug off thoughts of blood-dependant vampires. Whereas the former are reflections of necromatic magic, the Mogrolyth is a creation derived from the pure essence of unholy power - namely pain.

valadaar
October 29, 2007
Hits: 3429
Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.500000
The Parasiticon    Items  (Books and Scrolls)   (Villanous)

A vast tome of knowlege that literally gives you the creeps…

Silveressa
January 9, 2011
Hits: 1343
Comments: 15
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 4.681818
The Sanguine Mist    Lifeforms  (Ethereal)   (Any)

They say you give up a few things, chasing a dream. In those mists that's the literal truth, for every dream of yours that comes true, a piece of yourself, mind, body, or soul, gets taken by the mist. Worst part is, you won't even know what the cost of your dreams are until you go to leave, and by then you might not even have a mind left to change...

A fragment of the mists of creation, drawn to those desperate to make their dreams come true. Suitable for any magical fantasy setting.

Shadoweagle
October 26, 2006
Hits: 7149
Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 9 / 4.555556
The Town Eater    Dungeons  (Any)   (Style)

For three long days the violent storm had ravaged the town of Iolinas, and the townsfolk had begun to wonder if it would ever end. Strangely, towards the end of the third day, the rain stopped suddenly, though the winds still buffetted the town relentlessly; some townsfolk thought it was finally the break in the storm. Others thought it was a portent of worse things to come… These people were correct.

Scrasamax
December 19, 2008
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.571429
The Waresian Armoire    Items  (Other)   (Cursed)

The Waresian Armoire dates back to the height of the kingdom of Waresia, a period known for it’s love of baroque and the macabre

Silveressa
July 11, 2011
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 10
Votes: 6 / 4.750000
What Lies Beyond Death    Articles  (Fiction)   (Gaming - Genre)

The Diary of young girl who finds herself trapped in purgatory,  searching  salvation and trying to make sense of that which is deliberatly insane. (A prelude to the entry found in my Chasers submission.)

Ideally the creatures described within this (ongoing) sub will be detailed in turn as their own seperate submissions eventally painting a complete picture of purgatoy.



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Scarying halfling children

       By: Cheka Man

Little halflings are told that if they don't behave, a demon called Santa Claus from a hell of ice will kidnap them and force them to toil making toys.

Ideas  ( Articles ) | December 11, 2010 | View | UpVote 2xp


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