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Quest - Zombies (the apocalyptic kind)



Original Quest from December 18, 2009 to January 24, 2010

ZOMBIES! (the apocalyptic kind)

Test your mettle creating all that there is to know and love about our zombie friends. Outbreak myths, weapons, strategies, zombie types...we want them all and more!

Experience Points rewarded for every zombie quest submission during the time frame with 100xp to the first place winner and 50xp going to second.

Let the Zombies Attack!!


Quest Winners

Scrasamax
January 16, 2010
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Comments: 16
Ideas: 0
Votes: 14 / 4.750000
The Zombie Strain    Articles  (Fiction)   (Gaming - Genre)

The Zombie Strain, as the infection was most commonly known, was actually identified as PrP-1174, a prion.

VIM40
December 21, 2009
Hits: 2152
Comments: 11
Ideas: 10
Votes: 8 / 3.875000
Twenty Zombie Encounters/Seeds    Plots  (Coincidence)   (Encounter)

It was just any other day, another testament to the mundane dreary lives of the living. No one was prepared for their coming, how could they be? They entered the bodies of the living, transforming them into blood thirsty monsters, all in an instant.

Official Quest Entries

Cheka Man
December 19, 2009
Hits: 956
Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.285714
Atissi Worms    Lifeforms  (Fauna)   (Any)

It may be wondered why packs of wolves, Giant Spiders and other such animals would attack PCs, when said PCs are normally armed to the teeth with deadly weapons and spells. Surely it would make more sense to attack weaker prey? Sometimes it is because the PCs are threatening the animal's territory or cubs or egg sac. Sometimes the animals may be crazed with hunger. Or it may be because the animals have become infected by Atissi worms.

Kuseru Satsujin
January 7, 2010
Hits: 1698
Comments: 14
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 4.153846
Zombie Day    Systems  (Societal/ Cultural)   (Specific)

A twisted zombiepocalypse creates a new holiday season.

Maggot
January 12, 2010
Hits: 1102
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.000000
Harakan    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

The Harakan have been created with only one purpose in mind. They hunt the despised slaves of the Empire

mimic12455
January 18, 2010
Hits: 1244
Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.062500
The Last Zombie    Plots  (Duty)   (Single-Storyline)

In a bar not too far off the road, a man walks in. his boots clattering on the wooden floor. The bar is noticeably empty with only a few guys still around either drinking or chatting. Not too surprising since it is already the evening and they probably went home. The smell of smoke and liquor still hangs in the air like a fly caught in a web. The man in the trench coat pulls himself on a stool near the counter. His face covered by a bandanna and the brim of his hat obscuring the view of his eyes. The bartender, who had been cleaning a beer glass, looks up.

"So what'll it be, stranger?"

The man responds in a gruff and tired voice. "Dark and Stormy."

Cheka Man
January 18, 2010
Hits: 1063
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.000000
Army of the Lost    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Plains)

The first sign of the Army of the Lost are the legs. Blown off legs, hopping along wearing their military boots. And not long afterwards, the rest of the Army arrives, and the horizon from left to right is filled with the decomposing bodies, many of which carry weapons. Unless you can outrun them or fortify your position, you will soon be joining this army of the Undead.

Quest Entries

Silveressa
July 4, 2012
Hits: 565
Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.500000
Running a Zombie Apocalypse    Articles  (Campaign)   (Game Mastering)

A few quick and techniques any GM can use to make a zombie apocalypse campaign a success without becoming to stressful or repetitive for to run over the long term:

Silveressa
July 4, 2012
Hits: 812
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.750000
The Darkest of Winters: Intro and Prologue    Articles  (Campaign)   (Gaming - In General)

“A road trip? In this mess that used to be America? Yer outta your minds, I’d rather sleep with a rabid porcupine!” -Phil McGuire Ranch Hand on the Happy Trails Horse Ranch when asked about coming with the group to find a safer haven up north.

A Dead Reign zombie apocalypse campaign synopsis, Session #1 of 32.

Dossta
December 31, 2012
Hits: 582
Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.300000
Mother Monster    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

All Maire wanted was to give her husband a child.  She wasn't about to let death stand in the way.

MysticMoon
September 4, 2013
Hits: 456
Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.416667
Zombie Servants of the Ch'thra    Plots  (Crisis)   (Campaign)

You think the zombies are bad? Wait till you meet their masters!



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       By: Agar

A certain type of demon cannot not be hit by ranged weapons or attacks. Attacks have to be made up close and personal for the damage to mean something. Ranged attacks are to impersonal.

Possibally a way to make the ranged attacks more meaningful would be to coat the arrow head or what not with the shooters blood. Of course, they'd better be a good shot, otherwise they're wasting arrows and already bleeding to boot.

Spells: wizards might have half or no effect, preist might work due to divine intention.

Ideas  ( Lifeforms ) | November 5, 2002 | View | UpVote 0xp


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