midian

Kinslayer
101 Knightly Orders By: Kinslayer

If ever you need a random-roll for what type of knight a character faces in tournament, or just new ideas, what follows is a great big list (some with further descriptions and nicknames) of different sorts of knights.

Some of the names of locations & faiths are from Midian, but these are easily changed to fit different campaign settings.

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135xp
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Torture and Execution--Devices and Methods By: Kinslayer

There are a lot of bad people out there. That is why we must torture you: to keep you safe.

Many and varied are the ways of extracting a confession or ending a criminal's life, and the one usually follows the other.

by Kinslayer
100xp
6 replies
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Four Rings By: Kinslayer

This is a quartet of low-magic rings that can be used separately or as a set.

by Kinslayer
170xp
10 replies
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Suicide flies By: Kinslayer

"Gak! Cough! I just swallowed a bug."

by Kinslayer
230xp
11 replies
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Host of Battle By: Kinslayer

These Trolls travel land and sea in an eternal search for their next war. The Host of Battle—for they have no other name for themselves—is part mercenary army, part ethnicity.

by Kinslayer
180xp
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Concise Compendium of Codices By: Kinslayer

Though several copies are known to exist, ultimately this is the title of a singular book. It sits in the office of The Librarian—the Demon that oversees the Library of Citadel. The Concise Compendium of Codices contains a listing of every known book ever printed.

by Kinslayer
55xp
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The Prophecies of Aeriolaineus the Sage By: Kinslayer

This millennia-old book is one of the most famous books of prophecy in all of the realms, second only to the Book of the Cannon itself, and takes the front seat in the minds of most as the quintessential book foretelling the future.

But all is not as it seems

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130xp
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City Image - Gaslight By: Kinslayer

The city of pipes and light is in the Byzant Empire

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85xp
4 replies
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Gregory Merchant By: Kinslayer

Gregory Merchant is an art dealer in Daggersford. He is well-versed in art, history, and art history, but rarely brings these subjects up other than in context of a sale. His sales technique is very low-pressure, and he is content to let people browse his shop. There are a few small statues available, but the shop focuses on paintings of various sizes, values, and significance. He seems perpetually distracted. Is it a ruse?

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100xp
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Fog of Mills Park By: Kinslayer

While travelling through an unfamiliar area of the city at night, it it easy for one to become quite lost. Though this is an upper-class residential neighbourhood just east of downtown, the streets wind, twist, and turn in upon themselves in a rather chaotic fashion.

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110xp
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Gardens of Ardales By: Kinslayer

The wealthy landowners of Ardales began to grow personal gardens on their flat rooftops. The shade helped cool the buildings. The competition renewed among the aristocracy for the lushest garden. Over time, the increased population caused an increase in building density, especially in the city's heart.

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90xp
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Revenants By: Kinslayer

The religious assassins known as the revenants are some of the most effective killers in Midian.

by Kinslayer
175xp
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Chae Il Seung By: Kinslayer

Chae lives to serve, and ultimately die in that service, if need be. As a Bushi-Killian warrior in the service to Lord Kim, he focuses upon his given missions & tries very hard to stay part of the crowd. When on assignment, Chae is a relentless, dedicated, slayer of men.

by Kinslayer
65xp
6 replies
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Marcus Dominitan By: MoonHunter

A small fish in an even smaller pond, Marcus Dominitan is the harbourmaster of the port of Al'Alaric. A petty man with a big ego and greed to match, he is not above taking bribes to allow unlawful cargo, or to hire thugs to assault those he dislikes.

by MoonHunter
80xp
3 replies
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Midian Books By: Kinslayer

There are a number of important, influential, or interesting books of Midian

by Kinslayer
105xp
16 replies
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Omen Birds By: MoonHunter

Omen Birds are the harbringers of death and bad things to come. They accompany war/ battle, monsters, pestilance, and disaster. They follow the bringers of such as well as selecting their victims.

by MoonHunter
255xp
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Black Leaf Bug By: Kinslayer

It is whispered at harvest bonfires that sometimes swarms will combine into a monstrously huge pile of Black Leaf Bugs, able to instantly stop anything it comes across. What is left explodes in a shower of maggots.

by Kinslayer
105xp
5 replies
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