Necromancy

Cheka Man
The Bone Idol By: Cheka Man

Archbishop Midas of the Jovian Temple was a scourge to necromancers of all kinds, from the genuinely malicious to those who were merely talking to the dead with the consent of the families, sending many to burn at the stake, so after his death they took their revenge...and created the Bone Idol.

Items: Wand/Staff/ Arcane, Magical
by Cheka Man
20xp
3 replies
663 views
Scrasamax
Logeko the Vile By: Scrasamax

A shuddering heap of corpses and rotting soil, Logeko the Vile is a demon of of death and decomposition

Lifeforms: Ethereal, City/ Ruin
by Scrasamax
16xp
3 replies
831 views
Cheka Man
The LifeStealer By: Cheka Man

The Regal Tombs of Orbis were the place where the richest of the rich were buried, and Bert was sure that if he could break in to a recent two-month old burial he would be wealthy for at least the rest of the year. Since tomb-robbing could get somebody the gibbet, he had gone alone, and now he cursed as he fought hand to hand with the bulbous, distended, decomposing corpse that had leapt up when he tried to steal the grave goods and now beat and clawed at him and swiped at him with a rapier. Every wound it inflicted on his body, he got a little weaker and to his horror, it grew a little stronger and a little less rotten. Not long afterwards, a seemingly living man left the tomb, leaving the body of a grave robber behind. A body that would soon rise...and walk...

Lifeforms: Ethereal, City/ Ruin
by Cheka Man
20xp
3 replies
1160 views
Cheka Man
30 More Necromancers By: Cheka Man

Thirty more nasty, notorious Necromancers to disturb the eternal rest of the Dead.

NPCs: Scenario Based, Mystical
by Cheka Man
27xp
5 replies
1929 views
Scrasamax
Cadaverous Companion By: Scrasamax

The spell Animate Dead has existed for a very long time, with many variations. The spell Cadaverous Companion is another such variation, but it is tailored to the animation of companion animals, rather than human corpses

Lifeforms: Constructed, City/ Ruin
by Scrasamax
24xp
4 replies
1735 views
Scrasamax
Iron Muse By: Scrasamax

A horrific device only employed by the most black hearted of magic users.

Items: Wand/Staff/ Arcane, Villanous
by Scrasamax
35xp
5 replies
1544 views
1 HoH
Scrasamax
Ssacha a'Karliik By: Scrasamax

A common tool of necromancers, nether mages, and others who are privvy to the arts of the dead and undead

Items: Other, Cursed
by Scrasamax
53xp
10 replies
2296 views
Dossta
Mother Monster By: Dossta

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

NPCs: Major, Mystical
by Dossta
33xp
9 replies
2259 views
caesar193
The Noble Expertise of Creating the Remaining Organism By: caesar193

The Noble Expertise of Creating the Remaining Organism is a gentlemen's club. People who don't belong call it the Noble Expertise, or perhaps the Expertise, but the people in the club call themselves necromancers, and the club itself N.E.C.R.O.

Organizations: Knowledge/Lore, Regional
by caesar193
18xp
3 replies
2936 views
Scrasamax
Kyra's Knife By: Scrasamax

Tis but a scratch, send the guards and make sure they capture that joke of an assassin

Items: Melee Weapons, Cursed
by Scrasamax
69xp
14 replies
3252 views
Siren no Orakio
Soulbinder By: Siren no Orakio

A key tool of the Necromancers of Light, the Soulbinder eases the difficulty of resurrection.

Items: Wand/Staff/ Arcane, Magical
by Siren no Orakio
33xp
10 replies
2161 views
Scrasamax
Agunl Qw Agiya By: Scrasamax

Crazy old woman, selling pieces of bone and fake charms. The fact that the villagers even tolerate the old eye-roller hag demonstrates a lack of piety to the Faith.

Abbot Bilwhite

NPCs: Minor, Mystical
by Scrasamax
29xp
6 replies
2826 views
2 HoHs
Scrasamax
The Hornless Goat By: Scrasamax

Tucked back in the corner of Kiskedee square, off of Aasvogel, is the Hornless Goat. The tavern is as non-descript and plain as any business can be and still maintain itself in passable fashion. No one notices the patrons of that small overlooked place.

Locations: Establishment, Any
by Scrasamax
24xp
9 replies
2678 views
axlerowes
The Island and Firth of Crueloar By: axlerowes

A rough town which is haven for outlaws is a staple of all adventuring genres. In the fantasy genre the town of Crueloar provides places in which you can share a dinner table with a vampire or learn the ways of dark magic.

Locations: City, Water
by axlerowes
28xp
17 replies
3219 views
Scrasamax
The Steeds of the Dead By: Scrasamax

have made thee as no other. All the treasures of the earth shall lie between thy eyes. Thou shalt cast thy enemies between thy hooves, but thou shalt carry my friends upon they back. Thy saddle shall be the seat of prayers to me. And thou fly without any wings, and conquer without any sword.
The Koran

Lifeforms: Ethereal, Any
by Scrasamax
37xp
10 replies
3185 views
1 HoH
valadaar
Sorcerghul By: valadaar

Beware this wizardly cadaver! His spells might not kill you, but you will wish they had…

Lifeforms: Third Kingdom, Any
by valadaar
32xp
14 replies
5093 views
1 HoH
Pieh
The Complete Guide to Necro-Nautical Magics By: Pieh

This is a wretched tome of oceanic blasphemy; a foul water-stained, bone-white binder of bitter dead-men's secrets and a guide to Nautical Necromancy useful in the hands of the young sea-faring necromancer or the Great Lich Umeen herself.

Items: Books and Scrolls, Villanous
by Pieh
50xp
26 replies
7528 views
3 HoHs
Pieh
Hazenbrazen and Gribaldy By: Pieh

Hazenbrazen & Gribaldy: Two Necromancers taking over the world one corpse at a time.

NPCs: Major, Combative
by Pieh
33xp
13 replies
4171 views
1 HoH
Pieh
Deathwalk Boots By: Pieh

'Hell hath no fury like MY RIGHT FOOT!' Shardath yelled as he stomped upon the holy ground.

Items: Clothes, Villanous
by Pieh
17xp
14 replies
4227 views
1 HoH
Scrasamax
Obtort Ward By: Scrasamax

The Obtort Ward is all that remains of what was once an ancient battlefield that was afterwards converted into a mass grave.

Locations: Neighborhoods, Any
by Scrasamax
45xp
8 replies
5536 views
3 HoHs
mrcelophane
Drop of Blood in the Bucket By: mrcelophane

Can you think while scared out of your wits? Lets hope your adventurers can…

Dungeons: Underground, Rooms/ Halls
by mrcelophane
29xp
12 replies
7705 views
Siren no Orakio
The Pierced Veil By: Siren no Orakio

"He's dead, Sir Paladin." "... What?" "Hens-bane, my Lord, a false tooth. Not even our best interrogators could get an answer from him now." "Bring the corpse to me. The veil of death will be pierced."

Systems: Mystical, Defining
by Siren no Orakio
22xp
5 replies
4726 views
Pieh
The Necronautilus By: Pieh

The Necronautilus is a huge undead whale used to transport undead and their masters secretly.

Items: Transports, Magical
by Pieh
66xp
24 replies
6200 views
1 HoH
Scrasamax
The Lady Leshach By: Scrasamax

Known as the Witch-Queen of Togaille, the White Lady, and the Liche Elfbane.

NPCs: Major, Political
by Scrasamax
52xp
16 replies
6482 views
3 HoHs
Scrasamax
The Great Barrow By: Scrasamax

The Repository of the victorious dead...

Dungeons: Plains, Rooms/ Halls
by Scrasamax
51xp
6 replies
9324 views
2 HoHs