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Scrasamax
July 15, 2012
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11/30 Things to make Players Sweat    Plots  (Coincidence)   (Encounter)

Inspired by Cheka's 30 things to run away from.

Scrasamax
August 24, 2009
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The Buried Giant    Locations  (Other)   (Forest/ Jungle)

The villagers are having a fit, they've found something in the woods!

Scrasamax
January 21, 2009
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The Tome of Encomiastic Psilomantic Mirabilium    Articles  (Humor/ Editorial)   (Gaming - Genre)

The greatest book ever written! HA-HA!

manfred
September 15, 2007
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Encounters in Outer Space    Plots  (Travel)   (Encounter)

- "Course heading, Captain?"
- "Second star to the right and straight on ‘til morning."

Scrasamax
June 7, 2007
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A Tall Ship...    Plots  (Travel)   (Encounter)

...and a star to steer her by.

In the vein of the other Random Encounter threads, now comes the thread for Oceanic encounters

manfred
March 11, 2007
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There, upon the mountainside...    Plots  (Travel)   (Encounter)

The mountains are often a desolate place, but not without dangers, or opportunities.

Scrasamax
December 5, 2006
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Small Town Festivals    Plots  (Event)   (Encounter)

Pumpkintown, The Strawberry Festival, Fall Days - small town festivals are as varied as the small towns that host them, and just as colorful.

valadaar
December 4, 2006
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The city has a thousand stories    Plots  (Event)   (Encounter)

The city has a thousand stories - and here are a few of them..

Scrasamax
September 11, 2006
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I Will Sail My Vessel...    Plots  (Travel)   (Encounter)

I will sail my vessel, until I happen upon…

Scrasamax
September 8, 2006
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Walking Through the Forest When...    Plots  (Travel)   (Encounter)

You’re walking through the forest when you encounter…

Scrasamax
August 30, 2006
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Where the Road May Take You    Plots  (Travel)   (Encounter)

How many roads must a man walk?

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Quool's Tide

       By: Murometz

Once every decade on the eve of St. Poskov's Day during mid-winter, the coastal city of Tiyabon experiences a horrific event. Quool's Tide rolls in, depositing hundreds of bloated, fish-eaten corpses upon the pebbly shores of Tiyabon's wide bay. This singularity is to this day unexplained, though countless theories abound. It is said for example, that these corpses are not eaten by the myriad fish of the seas completely, due to the fear all creatures of the seas hold for Quool.

Named for Quool, a terrible, antediluvian god of seas and storms, who no longer exists for he has no worshipers, the Tide chokes the beaches and surf with the countless rotting bodies of those who had perished at sea in a violent way.

Almost immediately, the lifeless corpses are fed upon by crabs, gulls, and worse things that await the horrid feast. The townsfolk let nature take it course with disinterested disgust, though lately some enterprising adventurers have taken to searching along the beaches of flesh for former deceased companions, with intentions of raising them again!

Surprisingly no undead ever rise from among the many corpses. This is also a mystery.

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