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Tales of Adventure!
« on: December 21, 2006, 02:55:35 PM »
I was looking at Erebus' post, [3478|Dungeon Trimmings], in which some basic seeds for adventures were suggested. 
I would love to see ideas like these presented in the format used by Steve Hatherley's Tales of Terror site:  http://www.talesofterror.net/

He presents horror-themed adventure seeds with three alternative explanations for each.

What do you guys think?  Could we put together some "Tales of Adventure" to rival these "Tales of Terror"?
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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #1 on: December 21, 2006, 03:13:43 PM »
It seems intrigueing... how about you post a scroll with the summary of the format, and perhaps, a little example or few? Or you can start a thread in Idea Scrolls for now, if unsure how it kicks off, then moving it into the main Citadel as soon as there are a few.

I'm pretty sure we can make anything, whether the format is embraced is another matter.
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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2006, 04:33:26 PM »
I posted up a tale to serve as an example.  If there is interest, we can then put together Codexes of these plots.
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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #3 on: December 25, 2006, 09:04:51 AM »
*poof* And there is another.
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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #4 on: December 25, 2006, 12:12:30 PM »
Thank You, Manfred!  You're a gentleman and a scholar!  Your simple plot has a lot of potential (for conflict or chaos)!
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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #5 on: December 25, 2006, 01:30:38 PM »
If conflict or chaos is desired, I am glad to provide. :)

With a little luck, we will get another post, and then you could pull that Codex out of obscurity.
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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #6 on: December 25, 2006, 06:51:46 PM »
I find this to be highly amusing. Wanna know why?

http://www.talesofterror.net/tale0161-voyageoftheempress.html

I'm already in Tales of Terror.


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Re: Tales of Adventure!
« Reply #7 on: December 25, 2006, 06:55:13 PM »
Hehe! :D
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