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About lostdelights

An old gamer flying his freak flag, I've been playing table-top role-playing games since 1978. I've been building my own system (Journeyman) since 1981.

540 CY, the Parties Merge

The Greyhawk campaign continues tonight, with the Thursday and Saturday teams joining up. The characters are: Adrian Canmore (priest of Pelor), played by Jack Starbranch Keeva Moran (Wild Elf Mage/Thief), played by Jennifer Burdick T’ilnor (Druid), played by John Howard … Continue reading

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540 CY, Swampside Inn, Shield Lands

We started a second Greyhawk campaign, this time with three 2nd level characters who became lost and found themselves at the Swampside Inn (a modified version of OB1 The Tavern of Daednu). The party consisted of Lurcan Rildegan (human cleric … Continue reading

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540 CY, The Town of Yellowreach, Players’ Map

Here’s the player’s map for the town of Yellowreach in the Shield Lands, later known as the Plague Fields. The residents of each house are detailed, but restricted for DM’s use. Here is the larger version. NOTE: I was calling … Continue reading

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The Halls of Tirian Teyzuren

Meeting on the road to Yellowreach, five companions decide to investigate the Night Things that are preying on the town. The party consists of Adrian Canmore (priest of Pelor), Keeva Moran (Wild Elf Mage/Thief), T’ilnor (Druid), Torin Mac Craeth (Ranger), … Continue reading

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Shield Lands Campaign, Greyhawk, 540 CY

We are beginning a new campaign set in the Shield Lands in 540 CY. The campaign will use 1e AD&D, so the original Dungeon Master’s Guide, Player’s Handbook, and Monster Manual will be the primary texts. Additional materials may be … Continue reading

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How often can I roll that?

I was playing in a D&D 5e game last night and when told that they couldn’t pick a lock, or bend a bar, or break a chain, the players just kept rolling until they could. That destroyed a lot of … Continue reading

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Whiskers, the Giant Cat of Membec’s Falls

Ulfbjorn, Lochlann, and Gwen had given up much hope of defeating Mother Meg, but they determined to go down fighting. They returned to Crow’s Roost and set fire to the western ramparts, then climbed over the walls on the east. … Continue reading

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