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by Veracity
Mon Nov 09, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 11/5/20 - Denouement
Replies: 2
Views: 268

Re: Notes from 11/5/20 - Denouement

Sounds like our fate is sealed? Can we "wrap up" by talking it through?
by Veracity
Fri Nov 06, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Well?
Replies: 0
Views: 410

Well?

So....
by Veracity
Tue Nov 03, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: Overview
Replies: 2
Views: 569

Re: Overview

I will see if I can create one before we start. :-)
by Veracity
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: Party Makeup
Replies: 12
Views: 638

Re: Party Makeup

If spells and such are missing and I can buy them for the group, I will.
by Veracity
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: Party Makeup
Replies: 12
Views: 638

Re: Party Makeup

That is a surprise to me. See email with link to join campaign and what to turn on. Then look again.
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: Overview
Replies: 2
Views: 569

Overview

The Campaign is called "Conundrums II" because I have already started running it with another group. I will try to "work out the bugs" with that group and improve things for your group. (Conundrums I and II will run separately.) You can create any background for your PC that you'...
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: "Freebies"
Replies: 2
Views: 170

Re: "Freebies"

Yes.
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: "Freebies"
Replies: 2
Views: 170

"Freebies"

Inventory items you can take for free include: (non-magical, non-mithral, non-silver) -1 suite of proficient armor -3 proficient weapons -1 mundane proficient shield -2 suits of clothes -2 sets of footgear -Backpack -Bedroll -Your Class's "Starting Gear" (such as theives kit, diplomat's ki...
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: "D&D and Beyond" and Point Buy System
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Re: "D&D and Beyond" and Point Buy System

1.) Select your Race and the APP will automatically populate its characteristics for you (including your movement speed). Next page. 2.) On the class page, select your class. Also click the + sign by "Proficiencies" and select your 3 best class skills from the drop down lists. Next page. 3...
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: Starting Races/Classes
Replies: 0
Views: 305

Starting Races/Classes

Choose one of the following races:
--Aasimars
--Dwarves
--Elves
--Gnomes
--Goliaths
--Halflings
--Half-Elves
--Half-Orcs
--Humans
--Tieflings

Choose one of the following classes:
--Barbarians
--Bards
--Clerics
--Druids
--Fighters
--Monks
--Rangers
--Rogues
--Sorcerers
--Warlocks
--Wizards
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: "D&D and Beyond" and Point Buy System
Replies: 1
Views: 131

"D&D and Beyond" and Point Buy System

Pointers and Instructions: 1.) The campaign is 5e. Traditional D&D. (No Gunslingers or Artificers. No "Monster PCs.") 2.) Search/Google to find "Roll20" and "D&D and Beyond" and join each. They are free to join as a PC. I don't recall if they required anything d...
by Veracity
Tue Oct 27, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Conundrums II
Topic: Party Makeup
Replies: 12
Views: 638

Party Makeup

Yoshi: I am interested in creating a Barbarian for this campaign. What are other folks thinking about? Hazen: Leaning toward a Cleric. Brianna: "Perhaps a Female Elf Wizard or Sorcerer? Been a long time since I played a straight magic-user." Mercy is working with the DM on a PC who might a...
by Veracity
Mon Oct 19, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: TPK
Replies: 13
Views: 814

Re: TPK

There was a question about redoing Esmeralda's turn such that instead of attacking the turned bride, she would make a roll to bind Cat. I have given this much thought and do not think it is worth the effort - as he would be at 0 and like a "sack of potatoes" for you to lug around. You are ...
by Veracity
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Next Campaign?
Replies: 0
Views: 327

Next Campaign?

So, what is our "Strahd DM" doing for his next campaign? The Roll20 campaign.. What level does it start at and what do we know about it... What types of races, etc allowed.
by Veracity
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: TPK
Replies: 13
Views: 814

Re: TPK

My other group is more "loosey-goosey" and still allows "Delay Action" in 5e. (Our DMs vary too. One doesn't have us take alignments. Another allows rolled PCs instead of point buy and doesn't even cap initial stats.) This group is a very by the book group. Either is fair. Just d...
by Veracity
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: TPK
Replies: 13
Views: 814

Re: TPK

If Cat has anything (weapons, magic items, etc) that might be helpful, please take them.

Cat's spirit is with you!
by Veracity
Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Friendly Discussion
Topic: Lovecraft inspired advertising
Replies: 1
Views: 868

Re: Lovecraft inspired advertising

The insurance sounds good. Based on the results of the upcoming election, I may need that!!
by Veracity
Tue Sep 08, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Invisible Sun
Topic: Creating our "For Real" PCs
Replies: 13
Views: 1636

Re: Creating our "For Real" PCs

Update:
Lady Jo-Jo, the Connected, Empathic Weaver of Wind and Infinity, Who Turns Tales into Reality (Eccentric member of Satyrine Nobility, known for her Full Moon, Flying House Parties.)
by Veracity
Fri Sep 04, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Invisible Sun
Topic: Creating our "For Real" PCs
Replies: 13
Views: 1636

Re: Creating our "For Real" PCs

So my idea was not be partying every night or even every week - as I intend to be out adventuring much of the time. My idea was that I have one loud party each month ont he full moon - My Well-Know, Well-Connected, "Prominent" Full Moon House Party. Let's see if we can work with that... I'...
by Veracity
Fri Sep 04, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Invisible Sun
Topic: Creating our "For Real" PCs
Replies: 13
Views: 1636

Re: Creating our "For Real" PCs

Lady Jo-Jo's House: My House is birdlike and has wings. Once a week it flies to a different "prominent" location within the city -- sometimes of my choosing and sometimes of its choosing. Surprise! On a full moon, my House takes flight and stays aloft all night long (from sundown to sunris...
by Veracity
Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Invisible Sun
Topic: Creating our "For Real" PCs
Replies: 13
Views: 1636

Re: Creating our "For Real" PCs

Jorda, the Empathic Weaver of Infinity and Moonlight, who Turns Tales into Reality.
by Veracity
Fri Aug 14, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Invisible Sun
Topic: Creating our "For Real" PCs
Replies: 13
Views: 1636

Re: Creating our "For Real" PCs

Proposed:

<Name TBD> the Empathic Weaver who Turns Tales into Reality.
by Veracity
Fri Aug 14, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Invisible Sun
Topic: Creating our "For Real" PCs
Replies: 13
Views: 1636

Creating our "For Real" PCs

Last night we agreed to coordinate so we have a distribution of skills....

As a creative writer type person, I'd like to try my hand at a Weaver PC.

What are others thinking?

-Nessey
by Veracity
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 07/29/2020 - Yessef, Astra, and Dorin
Replies: 1
Views: 285

Re: Notes from 07/29/2020 - Yessef, Astra, and Dorin

Eclipse gave Amaroth her +1 AC cloak when Amaroth helped her pay for her scimitar upgrade. Eclipse will see if she has something to give Fuma for his donation also. I do believe in keeping items in the party and passing items on when someone gets "something better" for their class. I don't...
by Veracity
Thu Jun 11, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Downtime Options in the Recovering Dwarven Fortress
Replies: 5
Views: 1022

Re: Downtime Options in the Recovering Dwarven Fortress

Eclipse will spend her time learning to read better. "Remembering" Dwarven. Perhaps working through some Dwarven kids books that are mostly pictures with a few sentences here and there. She will also do some hunting and present the Dwarven Leader with a plate of teeny tiny raw chipmunk liv...
by Veracity
Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Strategy and Tactics vs. Strahd
Replies: 10
Views: 3976

Re: Strategy and Tactics vs. Strahd

Strahd seems to enjoy toying with us. I don't think he plans to kill us off yet. Don't know that we can move the unconscious people... Can we carry that much?

Protection spells sound good.

How effect was the Light spell?
by Veracity
Thu Mar 12, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 03/09/2020 - Butt Kicking Time
Replies: 8
Views: 3711

Re: Notes from 03/09/2020 - Butt Kicking Time

I plan to move my char sheet into the D&D and Beyond App - which will automatically prompt me to choose the character traits I'm missing, will automatically calculate my skill bonus points and saves, and will automatically track number of spell levels available and used.
by Veracity
Thu Mar 12, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Strategy and Tactics vs. Strahd
Replies: 10
Views: 3976

Re: Strategy and Tactics vs. Strahd

How did he separate people from their Shadows? That's creepy. And what are the implications of people's Shadows fighting for Strahd? Which abilities of the person does the Shadow retain?
by Veracity
Fri Feb 28, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 2/27/2020 Chapels and Thrones
Replies: 3
Views: 2324

Re: Notes from 2/27/2020 Chapels and Thrones

Please fill in the [?] portions.
by Veracity
Fri Feb 28, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 2/27/2020 Chapels and Thrones
Replies: 3
Views: 2324

Re: Notes from 2/27/2020 Chapels and Thrones

Those us who were damaged, in the Battle with the Bat, were healed. Then we continued to explore the main level of Strahd's castle. We found an auditorium/large chapel with a balcony. We saw - but were not able to reach - two dark immobile figures in the balcony (could not reach from this level). Th...
by Veracity
Mon Feb 24, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 2/12 - Poison is as poison does
Replies: 3
Views: 2614

Re: Notes from 2/12 - Poison is as poison does

We need a story line for where Chip went and what he is doing now... Can DM and/or player provide that?
by Veracity
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Game Logs?
Replies: 0
Views: 2912

Game Logs?

Would the Honorable Fuma consent to post his adventure notes in this honorable forum? :?:
by Veracity
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 2/12 - Poison is as poison does
Replies: 3
Views: 2614

Re: Notes from 2/12 - Poison is as poison does

How did you finally wake up Mercy? Or, does the Sleep have a duration that wears off?

Is Eclipse stable or bleeding out? And is Eclipse still asleep?

BTW, Go Sedon! and Go Fuma! Get 'em. Get' em all!
by Veracity
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Who Does What in Melee?
Replies: 3
Views: 1833

Who Does What in Melee?

Since we are looking at "who can best use an item in melee" when we find loot.... Could we have a general working discussion of how each of us would like to operate prior to, during, and after melee? Here is my (probably much less than full understanding): Fuma = Honorable Front Line Fight...
by Veracity
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 1/8/20 - Dredging the ichor pond
Replies: 5
Views: 2554

Re: Notes from 1/8/20 - Dredging the ichor pond

Fuma: Tentacle rod - 3 rubbery tentacles makes 3 attacks at +9: doing 1d6 bludging dmg; if all 3 hit make a DC 15 CON sv if fail: speed half, disadvatage on DEX saves, and can only take an action or bonus action and can't take a reaction for a minute I think the save and reduced speed threw me off,...
by Veracity
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 1/8/20 - Dredging the ichor pond
Replies: 5
Views: 2554

Re: Notes from 1/8/20 - Dredging the ichor pond

What is a Tentacle Rod? What does it do? Do you flail your enemies with it? :shock:
by Veracity
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 1/8/20 - Dredging the ichor pond
Replies: 5
Views: 2554

Re: Notes from 1/8/20 - Dredging the ichor pond

Hi, Im totally confused about the magic items/loot. If you look at the game log, you can see my confusion during the session. I thought there were two ioun stones, one + chain mail, one rod or wand of paralysis, and the rings found earlier. But since than I have heard from Chip that there was a rod ...
by Veracity
Wed Jan 01, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Treasure and GP
Replies: 11
Views: 4218

Re: Treasure and GP

I'm thankful to have it, of course. But what are the stats?
by Veracity
Wed Jan 01, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Treasure and GP
Replies: 11
Views: 4218

Re: Treasure and GP

I'm thankful to have it, of course. But what are the stats?
by Veracity
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Treasure and GP
Replies: 11
Views: 4218

Re: Treasure and GP

DM, do you have a record of the cloak and its stats? I suspect I got this right before I was cursed and so it fell under the radar while I was doing my dwarven rebuild.
by Veracity
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Treasure and GP
Replies: 11
Views: 4218

Re: Treasure and GP

Eclipse +2 scimitar +2 dwarven axe (not used, did this shatter?) ring of opening #1 drow sorcerer’s cloak/abjuration-->do we know anything about this item? I don't have it recorded in ny PC stats nor on my sheet The Dwarven Axe is party loot. It was borrowed when Eclipse was cursed. It does not &quo...
by Veracity
Wed Nov 13, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 10/24/19 - Offer declined
Replies: 1
Views: 2283

Re: Notes from 10/24/19 - Offer declined

After we rest us, what are our immediate objectives?
by Veracity
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Discussion on the offer from the wyvern riders
Replies: 5
Views: 2618

Re: Discussion on the offer from the wyvern riders

Um... I think our most pressing need is to find the Green Lady before our window of opportunity closes... :mrgreen:
by Veracity
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 10/17/19 - Eye trouble
Replies: 3
Views: 2943

Re: Notes from 10/17/19 - Eye trouble

What are these creatures? Do we think we can trust them?

-Cat
by Veracity
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Discussion on the offer from the wyvern riders
Replies: 5
Views: 2618

Re: Discussion on the offer from the wyvern riders

I think we could start with "get us to the green lady." We don't have to ask anything else or reveal any other intentions. I don't feel the least bit guilty "withholding the sum of our plans" from an entity that controls and disposes of innocents.
by Veracity
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 9/9/19 - Sarcophaguys and gals
Replies: 2
Views: 2529

Re: Notes from 9/9/19 - Sarcophaguys and gals

After Cat accept his "gift" he was looking a lot more charming and persuasive!
by Veracity
Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 8/29/19 - Khazan is gone
Replies: 4
Views: 3066

Re: Notes from 8/29/19 - Khazan is gone

Cat is very persuasive. He is also very, very stealthy. Not that you would know with all your loud clanking and bantering and bright lights. Though you appear to be a good capable-in-battle party to join up with, you are also very likely to attract more battles than necessary. So Cat had to observe ...
by Veracity
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Ravenloft
Topic: Notes from 8/29/19 - Khazan is gone
Replies: 4
Views: 3066

Re: Notes from 8/29/19 - Khazan is gone

The party set up watches for the evening and began their resting. During the night, a tall, golden-haired, male, elf opened the door and looked in. He asked the party members on watch if he could come in. The party was suspicious, but let him stand just inside the door and explain himself. He said h...
by Veracity
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Invisible Sun?
Replies: 3
Views: 3958

Re: Invisible Sun?

We talked before the game and agreed that November/December is the likely time frame for starting Invisible Sun. We may meet earlier to discuss characters, though, and get the set up. Of course, if Ravenloft folks would accept the Count's invitation and go have dinner with him now, then we could sta...
by Veracity
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Forgotten Realms
Topic: Notes from 8/22/19 - And behind door #7 ..
Replies: 2
Views: 2184

Re: Notes from 8/22/19 - And behind door #7 ..

I can cast another Healing Spirt before we go back to the Dwarves.

I wonder if Chip should pretend to be a dead body, being carried out by Sedon? Put lots of blood on Chip to disguise his features, etc.

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