Intelligent Species
Forest/ Jungle



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November 14, 2010, 7:01 am

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The Elgr of Guardwoad Forest


The Hunter, with his bow nocked, moved quietly through the underbrush. Not quietly enough. The Elgr spotted him; he had no idea what he was looking at: It was an eight foot tall Elk standing upright, and not only was it standing… it was… dancing? Quickly twirling with ribbons streaming from its antlers, it was coming closer…

Then is struck him, right through the chest with its massive set of antlers. He was gored in several places with no chance of surviving… "Another fool," thought the Elgr

Full Description
These beings stand a full eight feet tall and have a massive set of antlers upon their elk-like heads. Their bodies are covered in short hair that ranged in color from greyish-white to dark red. They have elongated fingers and hands which are more suited toward wielding a paintbrush or instrument than any weapon.

The Elgr live deep in the Guardwoad Forest where they practice the arts of dancing, painting detailed landscapes and antler jousting.

Additional Information

The Elgr are a secluded race of fey creatures known for protecting the Guardwoad Forest from hunters and other unwanted visitors to the border of the fey-kingdom.

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November 14, 2010, 7:00
Update: This has been in work and untouched for 2 years. Time to toss it out as a stub and maybe make something featuring it. If you have any idea for expanding what I have, let me know and I'll add you as a collab.
January 10, 2011, 1:05

Perhaps expanding the sub to cover a bit about their origins and if they arose through breeding with the fey using or some type of a wild creature they domesticated and changed through magic.

Perhaps giving their paintings some kind of mystical properties could help, and detailing how they fit in with the fey culture as a whole?

January 14, 2013, 15:21
Just what I was looking for in an unusual fantasy woodland race. Will find a way to use these, soon.

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       By: manfred

The adventure can take place in a slightly shifted reality, where everybody has a totem (an animal guardian). The totem should be chosen randomly and not by the player, it is ok if "Gorflin the Large," a gigantic and aggressive barbarian, has a mouse for a totem.

These totems will assist the characters in small way. It is up to the characters to determine how to get the assistance; the animals won't solve mysteries for the characters only supply the clues. The character may even have a dream where his or her totem actually speaks to them and reveals some sort of clue.

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