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Old Jan 13 '19, 8:03am
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The Rise of the Hags

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My first attempt at running a 3.X style game in over 8 years, I'm happy to bring you all to the expanded world of the City of Stormhawk. Now we've crossed the Riven Sea, and found ourselves on a new continent in a new city called Shavren, the City of a Thousand Races.

The game will start at level 6. Six players will be accepted. Recruitment closes on January 24, in 12 days, at which point I will take some time to select my players. Accepted players will be informed.

Character Creation Rules and house rules listed there.
Post applications there.

Questions? Comments? Thoughts? Post them here in the Ad thread!

No, I will not open an OOC thread before the game begins--discussion can happen here in this thread! You can also find me pretty readily on the official Myth-Weavers Discord, any time between 0000 and 0700 Mountain Time.

But I want to play X from this source that you haven't allowed, can-- Immastop you right there, no. The allowed sources and races are the allowed sources and races. All of them are available either on the Spheres of Power wiki or the d20pfsrd. You have lots to choose from!

Is this gestalt? No.
Okay but can it be? Please no.

So, What is this game... yanno, about?

Things have been quiet as of late in Shavren, and your characters likely have some times and reputation being the level that you're at. However, there is a hidden threat in the mountains coming for Shavren: A coven of hags has formed, and is plotting against the city, raising an army of goblins, orcs, ettins, and worse creatures to attack the coastal haven. Whether it's for love of rewards, seeking glory, defending your home, or just because it's the right thing to do, your character will need some reason to want to keep Shavren safe.

The adventure will take your characters out of the city and into the surrounding woods and nearby mountains. If the first adventure is successful, this game will branch off into an ongoing campaign that takes place in the regions surrounding Shavren.

I look forward to seeing your applications!

Game Description:

Whether you've lived in the city of Shavren for long or not, there are a few things you've just never managed to get used to. The sheer variety of peoples living here is one of those things, and the transient population is another. You feel like you hardly have a chance to get to know someone, before they've moved on to somewhere else. Still, for better or worse, Shavren, the City of a Thousand Races, is your home for now.

You walk along the ports, where the cold salty air blows in from the east, watching the airships from Stormhawk dock along the towers and the ocean-faring ships unload their cargo. The sun is beginning to dip low in the sea, and there's a sense of inner peace here.

The Lights forbid anything should disrupt it.

Elsewhere, goblins gather around a terrifying wolf-like creature, howling dark epithets to the mountain-pierced sky, orcs corral ettins together, and begin outfitting them with orc-craft armor and weapons; and above it all, three hideous-looking women watch over it all and cackle.

War is coming to Shavren.

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Last edited by TheWhitefire; Jan 13 '19 at 10:57am..
Very interested. Are you open to new people to this website throwing their hat in? I'm not stranger to pathfinder. Also DSP Psionics, does that mean Psionics Augmented content as well?

Yes, to both questions.

Intriguing indeed.

Is this going to be like Hell's Rebels or the Siege of Absalom in that there's opportunities to make the most of urban movement ability, like the Wall Stunt sphere abilities? Or will we be taking the fight into dungeons most of the time?

Or, in less specific terms so a vague answer helps without giving too much away: Favored Terrain (Urban) or (Underground) as the majority of what's expected?

I would actually go Favoured Terrain (Forest) or Favoured Terrain (Mountains).

Definitely interested. Will start writing up a character, a Path of War Fighter (Myrmidon) that is a military officer for the city

Look forward to it!

Of those I am most familiar with Psionics, but any could be fun!







 

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