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October 24, 2014

Items

Yotian Soldier a Tale of Mysantia

        By: Aramax

another way to achieve immorality

Items (Other) (Combat) | Comments: 0

Giant Swamp Sloth a Tale of Mysantia

       By: Aramax

The size of a hippo, fast as a Pegasus, ferocious as a wolverine ,but man do the prime ribs off of it taste FANTASTIC

October 24, 2014 | View | UpVote 3xp


October 23, 2014

Items

The E-Stix

        By: xmxsummer

A weapon cleverly disguised as a wrapped drinking straw.

Items (Ranged Weapons) (Magical) | Comments: 9
NPCs

Marked One

        By: sammo_4gun

Marked One, a tattooed warrior who is more than he seems...

NPCs (Major) (Combative) | Comments: 3

       By: crucifiction

At regular intervals, a god takes control of your world's weather. Choose the gods at random each turn of the interval and begin applying their effects subtly. Their power will depend on the strength of those who worship them.

For civilised people, worship of a god actually wanes during that god's month in an effort to reduce their potential destructive effect.

October 23, 2014 | View | UpVote 6xp


October 22, 2014

Items

Spritestones

        By: Moonlake

A little sentient material to spice up a fantasy setting

Items (Materials) (Sentient) | Comments: 8

October 20, 2014

NPCs

Gark'ng, the Man who Burned

        By: sammo_4gun

The Man who Burned is coming to this world again, ready to hear your screams of pain and joy.

NPCs (Campaign) (Combative) | Comments: 4
NPCs

Seven Forms Ascendant Hunter

        By: Longspeak

This new version of Hunter is inspired by some insightful feedback by PoisonAlchemist. PA's comments highlighted issues with the internal consistency and motives of Hunter, and also some things in my head which never made it onto the page. After chatting with PoisonAlchemist and others, I decided to re-write this character as a new submission to allow a side by side comparison. Presented here is the new Hunter, co-written by PoisonAlchemist.

NPCs (Major) (Combative) | Comments: 1

October 19, 2014

Articles

Introducing Generators!

        By: valadaar

One feature of Strolens are our generators, new and old. These let you generate some content or get a selection of existing content. Names, NPCs, Items, etc. Lots of different generators.

Articles (Other Gaming) (Citadel Help) | Comments: 5

October 17, 2014

Locations

Silverfox Mill - Part I

        By: PoisonAlchemist

The town of Silverfox Mill was a quiet place for many years, but this peaceful town has begun to unravel. The arrival of the Usury Guild drained the populace of their livelihood, forcing many into poverty, alcoholism, and prostitution. Complicating this trying time the town has recently lost its most beloved citizen, the wizard Osric Skanderbag. With his absence it seems the long-dead witch Anna has been raised to murder and poison, but this may be a front for more contemporary threats.

Locations (City) (Forest/ Jungle) | Comments: 8
Plots

Silverfox Mill - Part II

        By: PoisonAlchemist

The town of Silverfox Mill was a quiet place for many years, but this peaceful town has begun to unravel. The arrival of the Usury Guild drained the populace of their livelihood, forcing many into poverty, alcoholism, and prostitution. Complicating this trying time the town has recently lost its most beloved citizen, the wizard Osric Skanderbag. With his absence it seems the long-dead witch Anna has been raised to murder and poison, but this may be a front for more contemporary threats.

Plots (Discovery) (Multi-Storyline) | Comments: 6

Indebted Beginnings

       By: PoisonAlchemist

Draw the party together as debtors to the local lord, king, head of the thieves guild, or mercenary clan, who is forcing them to work together to pay off their debts.

October 17, 2014 | View | UpVote 5xp


October 16, 2014

NPCs

The Threat of Sugar

        By: PoisonAlchemist

In the modern age a persona is indistinguishable from a person. They magnify what is within us, and what we bring out within others. It is a shared delusion powerful enough to claim a life of its own.

NPCs (Mythic/ Historical) (Artistic/Performance) | Comments: 7
Society/ Organizations

The Residents of Oldport

        By: Tusserk

The dead rise up each night to honor the contract that gives them independence as they defend the shores of Oldport and the rest of Copslin Vale.

Society/ Organizations (Combative) (Local) | Comments: 5

October 15, 2014

NPCs

Bishop Saul O'hara

        By: Ted

Bishop O'hara is having a rough time after his recent trip to hell... (Violent Content, discretion advised)

NPCs (Major) (Combative) | Comments: 3
Locations

The Ruins of Oldport

        By: Tusserk

The ruined city of Oldport, destroyed nearly 200 years ago during a violent raid from the sea. During the day, a desolated skeleton of what once a thriving port city. During the night, magical splendor causes the city to regain its former glory and the dead rise to continue their lives.

Locations (Ruins) (Plains) | Comments: 8

October 14, 2014

Articles

Legacy, Part III - Delta Company

        By: Longspeak

While reading his great-grandfather’s memoirs, Kevin realizes someone is watching his flat. What’s Jenny involved him in this time?

Articles (Fiction) (Gaming - Genre) | Comments: 5
Lifeforms

30 Dragon Flavours

        By: crucifiction

A list of thirty different dragon flavours, in no particular order, just waiting for your campaign to give them life. (although I really wanted to, you will find no "Tandoori Dragon" or "Barbecue Dragon" or "Egg Salad Dragon" here. Not that kind of 'flavour')

Lifeforms (Intelligent Species) (Any) | Comments: 7
Plots

30 Non-combat Action plots for Supers,ModernHorror or Sci Fi

        By: Aramax

Let's put our brain's together and come up w/ non-combat ACTION (not looking for social situations for the most part)

To use combat rounds! C'mon I need more of these for my Supers game!

CULT OF DONE!!!!!!!!!!

Plots (Crisis) (Encounter) | Comments: 1

October 13, 2014

NPCs

Castle

        By: Aramax

100 word challenge, Super Villain

NPCs (Intelligent Species) (City/ Ruin) | Comments: 5

October 11, 2014

NPCs

Impossible Iron

        By: crucifiction

Born in 1969, just a few weeks after the Apollo 11 mission landed on the moon, Ike Rust's adult life became, in itself, a giant leap for mankind. However, it was not a leap mankind was willing to make with him.

NPCs (Campaign) (Criminal/Espionage) | Comments: 16

October 9, 2014

Articles

Legacy, Part II - Bloody

        By: Longspeak

At his great-grandfather’s funeral, Kevin Baxter meets an old friend, bearing a gift. She called it his great-grandfather’s legacy....

Articles (Fiction) (Gaming - Genre) | Comments: 3

October 8, 2014

Articles

Legacy, Part I - Goodbye

        By: Longspeak

In the world of Delta Factor, everyone knows the first Delta appeared on September 11, 2001, when he saved the World Trade Center from a terrorist attack. There have been thousands of Expressions since then, but Jacob ‘Polaris’ Richter was unquestionably the first.

Wasn’t he?

Articles (Fiction) (Gaming - Genre) | Comments: 13

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