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The Rope of Herithi


A magical rope with many useful properties.

Full Item Description

A rope of wonderful quality made from the finest hemp. Not a strand appears out of place.


The first such rope was made by Herithi the Beggar and combined much of his art. The one he made is currently in use by Herithi as a belt.
They are often created by journyman Entwiners as masterpieces for their qualification as Master entwiners. As such, they tend to have variances in their abilities corresponding to individual tastes.

Magic/Cursed Properties

Created as showcases of the Entwiners art, the ropes are all of extremely high quality and bear assortments of entwining spells worked into them.

All such ropes (apart from defective ropes) have certain properties in common. They have great strength, both due to excellent craftsmanship allied with knots of strengthening. The rope can change its length dramatically as well upon command.

Campaign Use

A generic item, this rope is a useful piece of equipment and can be found as treasure. They are occasionally put up for sale, being greatly prized by criminals as well as adventurers.

Properties short list
* Extremely durable, as tough as magically strengthened steel.
* Can change in length from 3’ to 500’ in length.
* Can become a stiff as steel, allowing it to support up to 1 ton without bending.
* Can tie and release itself upon command.
* Once per day it animates upon command, obeying even fairly complex commands and acting as a constrictor snake in combat. Duration of animation is usually for 1 hour.
* Once per week, it can act as a Spirit Cord for 24 hours.

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Comments ( 2 )
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December 11, 2007, 13:20
Tis as simple item, and not interesting enough in my opinion to stand as a separate item.
September 7, 2013, 1:18
A nice item, GOLD in the right hands!

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       By: Alexia

A group of individuals* gather up and search for, "The rod of Lordly Might." Here's the catch, no just any individual is welcomed. There will be a meeting on sundown* in an old bar. As it is, a war is going on between the Eastern Front, and the Western Front. The bar/tavern is in the middle of both lands.
On the same night of the meeting, there's another meeting with the Red Rose (Eastern) and the Black rose (Western).

Once on the mission, there will be other individuals met and given information... there will not be an easy destiny, but nonetheless and adventure to remember.

I used INDIVIDUALS for the fact that you can be any species (just keep away from the elemental and supernatural creatures.). Here are some suggestions: Vampire/ress, Adhiel (Elf), Half-Adhiel (Half-Elf), Orc, Human, Half-Human...
Please do not be: Orc, Troll, Frost/Forest/Urban/Dessert Monsters, Giants, and Titans. Note that you can still be one, just preferably not one.

I used SUNDOWN for a realistic reason (Vamps, Giants, and others meet at night). You don't meet someone who works for the Eastern/Western Kings during the day. I expect some drunks, bar fights, and bloodshed in the story. Mild or no Language is acceptable (unless unexceptable by the MODS).

Ideas  ( Plots ) | March 31, 2005 | View | UpVote 0xp

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