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by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Aug 04, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 8/4/16 - Prepared for Kerzit?
Replies: 21
Views: 1546

Party vs. Kerzit: Veracity Igor Yol (+ Devo & Khumar) Seston The Revenant Aeltoqq Tebryn The Rev and Igor added transmuting (+2 bonus) to their (+5 bonus) weapons for 48,000 each. Tebryn & Yol and Aeltoqq all want superior invisibility . Proposed plan: Party buffs up. Igor, Seston, Veracity,...
by Brianna Sollandry
Wed Aug 03, 2016 3:01 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 7/14/16 - Victory is ours!
Replies: 19
Views: 1770

FYI, here is the "stuff" you have not yet distributed. I have not bothered calculating the value of the various magic items, since that will be wasted work if you decide to simply have a "treasure pick" because the merchants will no longer risk giving you cash for your items out ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue Aug 02, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 7/14/16 - Victory is ours!
Replies: 19
Views: 1770

I can make a treasure division page for you, but I need one thing clarified. Is Igor going to go to Magic Shops in Mansfield and point to stuff and say "that used to belong to me. Hand it over"? If so, the obvious response will be "prove it", but if Magic Shops can expect this ki...
by Brianna Sollandry
Fri Jul 15, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 7/14/16 - Victory is ours!
Replies: 19
Views: 1770

Afelbain is a "Maurid Human Necromancer 17/Archmage 3". As a specialist wizard, his prohibited schools are Illusion and Transmutation which is why he cannot use the disintegrate spell to destroy the guardian shields himself.
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jul 14, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 7/14/16 - Victory is ours!
Replies: 19
Views: 1770

Apart from his gear, Afelbain owns a large, leather-bound journal. It contains entry notes from many hundred years ago. Penned in a stylish script are sundry miscellaneous notes about various components needed for his necromantic craft. A large treatise regarding the building of the castle dungeons...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jul 14, 2016 10:29 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 7/14/16 - Victory is ours!
Replies: 19
Views: 1770

Mild DM rolls d20+25: (d20+25) : [19 + 25] = 44 Veracity: back, oh Mild DM and the other One Mild DM rolls d20+25: (d20+25) : [16 + 25] = 41 Igor rolls Save (Fortitude) +5 vs death effects: (d20+10+6+5-1) : [2 + 10 + 6 + 5 - 1] = 22 Veracity: can see map, but can't hear anyone Veracity: hope the bat...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jun 30, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/30/16 - A new ally
Replies: 1
Views: 417

Yol: Aspong Yol rolls Hel's Heroes' Feast (tmp hp): (d8+9) : [3 + 9] = 12 Veracity rolls Initiative: (d20+13) : [11 + 13] = 24 Yol rolls Initiative Devourer: (d20+4) : [19 + 4] = 23 Yol rolls Initiative Nightlife: (d20+2) : [14 + 2] = 16 Yol rolls Initiative Spectre: (d20+7) : [2 + 7] = 9 Yol rolls ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jun 30, 2016 8:08 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/23/16 - Deal or no deal?
Replies: 17
Views: 1573

Re: but, but

But, but, Yol said we have to wait another day so she can learn Commune.... Right. Your point? (Are you under the impression that I said "sorry" to indicate you couldn't wait a day? I said "sorry" for sharing those particular rock lyrics in response to your Oh So Serious role-pl...
by Brianna Sollandry
Wed Jun 29, 2016 9:24 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/23/16 - Deal or no deal?
Replies: 17
Views: 1573

Re: Afelbain deal or not?

(I assume we have the option of telling Afelbain, "we'll let you know tomorrow.") From Meatloaf's "Paradise by the Dashboard Light": [Girl:] Stop right there I gotta know right now Before we go any further Do you love me? Will you love me forever? Do you need me? Will you never ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue Jun 28, 2016 10:19 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/23/16 - Deal or no deal?
Replies: 17
Views: 1573

This room feels...alive. The sensation wells up, an electrifying presence deep in the skull. It beckons to be understood and at once slips away, leaving the mind befuddled. Then the vision begins. In it, you see an area ahead of you swarming with energy. It is no more distant than your mind's eye, ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jun 23, 2016 9:41 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/23/16 - Deal or no deal?
Replies: 17
Views: 1573

Completely Honest and Trustworthy and Not Even Slightly Tricky DM: The southeastmost room Veracity: weapon crystals - true death? Veracity: demolistion crystal - golems? Veracity: evel 8 (5) = Discern Location x 0, Veil of Undeath x1, Iron Body x0 Wrathful Castigation x0, Invisibility Superior x0, L...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jun 16, 2016 10:03 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/16/16 - Woah, wrong room!
Replies: 1
Views: 436

Seston and Co. rolls cure serious: (3d8+15) : [2 + 3 + 8 + 15] = 28 Seston and Co. rolls cure moderate: (2d8+10) : [8 + 7 + 10] = 25 Yol rolls Cure Moderate, Mass: (2d8+20) : [1 + 7 + 20] = 28 Yol rolls Cure Serious: (3d8+15) : [8 + 5 + 3 + 15] = 31 Igor rolls Skill PF (Perception) +6 for traps: (d2...
by Brianna Sollandry
Wed Jun 15, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts
Replies: 10
Views: 971

I think that's right. Hazen said "What made it even more suspect, was that it was made to Igor. From a highly intelligent creature who had seen us in action twice now, that made no sense." I responded that Igor was the only one in the room with him, so, who else? But, actually, that's not ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue Jun 14, 2016 11:58 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts
Replies: 10
Views: 971

Add that to what Igor's player said at the time - "I am going to kill him to take his stuff" I don't believe that that was an accurate quote. Those were your words. I recall my statement being made in response to its seemingly lack of caring about its imminent "death", as it wou...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue Jun 14, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts
Replies: 10
Views: 971

Re: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts

What made it even more suspect, was that it was made to Igor. From a highly intelligent creature who had seen us in action twice now, that made no sense.. Igor was the only one in the room with him at the time. And are you sure he was "highly intelligent"? He was Sorcerer, not a Wizard. A...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue Jun 14, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts
Replies: 10
Views: 971

Re: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts

Igor advanced toward the door, saw the lich and closed on it. The lich held up a hand and said "parley". Igor said it could parley with his compatriots and swung at it. He then activated his Belt of Battle and struck the lich several times, triggering it's Stalwart Pact. One thing you lef...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jun 09, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/9/16 - Spilling its guts
Replies: 10
Views: 971

Igor rolls Attack #1 (Gr. Sword): (d20+17+8+5+1-1) : [3 + 17 + 8 + 5 + 1 - 1] = 33 Igor rolls Attack #1 (Gr. Sword): (d20+17+8+5+1-1) : [6 + 17 + 8 + 5 + 1 - 1] = 36 Igor rolls Damage (Gr. Sword): (2d6+12+5) : [3 + 2 + 12 + 5] = 22 Igor rolls Attack #1 (Gr. Sword): (d20+17+8+5+1-1) : [19 + 17 + 8 + ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 6/2/16 - Spell chaos!
Replies: 1
Views: 434

Seston and Co. rolls Init: (d20) : [3] = 3 Yol rolls Initiative Yol: (d20+17) : [7 + 17] = 24 Yol rolls Initiative Spectre: (d20+7) : [20 + 7] = 27 Yol rolls Initiative Nightlife: (d20+2) : [3 + 2] = 5 Yol rolls Initiative Devourer: (d20+4) : [14 + 4] = 18 Seston and Co. rolls Rev INIT: (d20+10) : [...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu May 19, 2016 3:36 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 5/12/16 - Found 'im
Replies: 6
Views: 1042

You don't know yet. The diary fragment you found numbers four levels, but you don't know where your current level is, relative to the ones it mentions. Perhaps if you can recover the rest of the diary you will find out. Consider that you came down (at least one) one level from the Chambers of Antiqu...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu May 19, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Tarrastra
Topic: Tarrastra ETA?
Replies: 2
Views: 1478

I don't know. If I finish my "True Game" rules, and you-all want to play with them, it will be with new characters. Your characters will either be new graduates of a House in School Town or Xammer, or will have been raised in your parents' demesne, or will be a Pawn associated with a demes...
by Brianna Sollandry
Mon May 16, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 5/12/16 - Found 'im
Replies: 6
Views: 1042

I'm going with what my computer calculates, which I believe is 1/2 XP he would otherwise be due. So, if I understand correctly, you are entering cohorts as "1/2 party members" for the purpose of assigning XP? Unfortunately, that means that having cohorts along dilutes the XP earned by act...
by Brianna Sollandry
Fri May 13, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 5/12/16 - Found 'im
Replies: 6
Views: 1042

XP assignments

Igor +4,188 = 14,180 Seston +5,653 = 16,054 Tebryn +5,653 = 16,699 The Revenant +13,607 = 4,584 Veracity +4,188 = 16,494 Yol +5,653 = 12,075 M606 2997.4.1.3.2 A little confusion here, I think. The Revenant is a cohort. Cohorts earn XP as follows: The cohort does not count as a party member when dete...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu May 12, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 5/12/16 - Found 'im
Replies: 6
Views: 1042

Veracity: Level 8 (5) = Discern Location x 0, Veil of Undeath x1, Iron Body x1 Wrathful Castigation x3 (USED 2), Invisibility Superior x0 Level 7 (5) = Forcecage x2, Energy Immunity x0, Transfix x1, Brilliant Aura x1, Reverse Gravity x1 Level 6 (6) = Greater Dispelling x2, Disintegrate x1, True Seei...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue May 10, 2016 11:50 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

I have never used the phrase "optimized build" in referring to Igor's old equipment. So what? Were you under the impression that my comments were based on "words you used" in this particular discussion? They were not. They were based on observing your behavior over the past (man...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue May 10, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

Re: "He tasks me!"

Eli and Yub-nub took Igor's stuff. Igor wants his stuff back. They must pay. Any of us would likely feel the same. I don't recall anybody saying that this shouldn't be a party/personal goal - especially since the DM specifically intended it to be motivation for the PCs to continue engaging with Eli...
by Brianna Sollandry
Mon May 09, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

Even when Igor had almost nothing but his sword, he was still in the lead and NOT hiding in battle. Right. Whether or not that was the smart decision. My LAST post wasn't even pushing to go after Eli NEXT (though it did mention a couple reasons why the party chose to go after Eli first, per my reco...
by Brianna Sollandry
Mon May 09, 2016 10:06 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

Other ideas: A fiendslayer crystal adds 1d6 damage vs. evil outsiders. It also gives "good" to bypass DR, but Kerzit almost certainly requires something else also. But, every bit of extra damage helps. An evil fighter using this crystal takes a negative level, so likely only useful for Igo...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sun May 08, 2016 11:59 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

I recall that PART of the reason for going after Eli and company was to get Igor's stuff back because Kerzit seemed MUCH tougher, and the extra fire power was desired. Another reason was to avoid running into both .. or one right after the other. And, I feel that giving Eli's location to another gr...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sun May 08, 2016 5:29 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

Re: Veracity's goals

Veracity was interested to learn that there is an association of Mages who have it in for Eli. If Veracity could scry Eli or otherwise learn of his location, it would be more typical of Veracity's nature to drop an annonymous tip to the association - telling them where to find Eli - so that we can ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sun May 08, 2016 1:21 am
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Loss of gear during party adventure?
Replies: 22
Views: 2488

For whatever reason, two of the players insisted that any loot that had been "lost" off of a PC's corpse is not to be included; it is to be simply returned to the character who "lost" it. Whatever. Huh. Did other players not speak up because they agreed? .. or because they felt ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sat May 07, 2016 5:20 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Loss of gear during party adventure?
Replies: 22
Views: 2488

For whatever reason, two of the players insisted that any loot that had been "lost" off of a PC's corpse is not to be included; it is to be simply returned to the character who "lost" it. Whatever. Huh. Did other players not speak up because they agreed? .. or because they felt ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sat May 07, 2016 12:12 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Pre-admission Interviews
Replies: 17
Views: 2759

Informative and a decent recording of the interviews. It is not "Yug-Anarka". It is "Yug-Anark". Or, perhaps, "Yub Nub". :) The Gnoll deity is Yeenoghu . If you look at the pictures, you will understand why Yug-Anark had an "exquisitely crafted tapestry of a triple...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu May 05, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Income: Igor: 2,185 cash + 83,350 magic = 85,535 total Seston: 2,185 cash + 83,350 magic = 85,535 total Veracity: 2,185 cash + 83,350 magic = 85,535 total Yol: 2,185 cash + 83,350 magic = 85,535 total The Revenant: 28 gp cash + 1,350 magic = 1,378 total Tebryn: 3,189 gp cash + 120,975 magic = 124,16...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue May 03, 2016 5:29 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

What are the new loot totals per PC after deducting the above? Loot Group 2: Igor: 59 gp cash + 2,700 magic Seston: 59 gp cash + 2,700 magic Veracity: 59 gp cash + 2,700 magic Yol: 59 gp cash + 2,700 magic The Revenant: 28 gp cash + 1,350 magic Loot Group 3: Igor: 2,126 gp cash + 80,650 magic Sesto...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue May 03, 2016 3:53 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Here is what I am seeing so far: 1) Seston and Igor are being "nice" to each other and have no conflicts 2) Veracity and Yol both want to bid on the Eye of the Elder 3) Veracity will pay to raise Vlarda, but will not equip her. 4) Assuming you intend to simply sell everything unclaimed and...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue May 03, 2016 2:46 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Re: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!

What about party expenses? In M606 my notes show the following un-reimbursed cast by Yol: 2x True Seeing @250gp 5x Renewal Pacts @ 500gp 6x Stalwart Pacts @ 250gp Anti-magic Rays @ 100gp Restoration @ 100gp Total = 4,700 gp Did you reconcile that with Yoshi, or did you just mark it off your persona...
by Brianna Sollandry
Tue May 03, 2016 1:03 pm
Forum: KoLmafia
Topic: Familiar Arena Parameters
Replies: 44
Views: 12984

Results for Intergnat after 12 trials using 144 turns: Contest XP[1] XP[2] XP[3] Original Rank Derived Rank Cage Match 55 30 5 0 1 Scavenger Hunt 26 49 60 0 3 Obstacle Course 39 60 25 0 2 Hide and Seek 53 60 30 0 2
by Brianna Sollandry
Sun May 01, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Basically, all systems work better when we keep party interests ahead of individual. All systems "work better" for the party qua the party if "party interests" trump "character interests". They do NOT necessarily "work better" for Player Happiness. The origin...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sun May 01, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Re: groupies

To Veracity it is not an impediment that they caused each other great pain in battle. That was battle and they were on opposite sides. So that's expected. But Vlarda (from our private posts) seems to be traumatized about it. Also, as you point out, Vlarda is likely CE aligned, so might not be the b...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sun May 01, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Re: Veracity is played greedy

Where I, as a player, do come in, in this case, is that I was thinking that bringing the extra rogue and fighter along with us for the rest of this level would be a better gp deal for us at 1/2 share future treasure division each vs Tebryn at 1.5 shares. Reasonable idea - except that you'd need to ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sat Apr 30, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Now I understand what you meant by saying Tebryn is "handing over" his share. He is choosing to not actually take magic items. For many years - pre V3 - we rolled for treasure pick order and let each character pick the item of their choice in turn until the items were all claimed. I seem t...
by Brianna Sollandry
Sat Apr 30, 2016 9:40 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Worth pointing out that the loans have really complicated this process because technically people are claiming more loot than actually exists. For example, if Tebryn were to claim his share, we'd have a net of -120k gp of loot to split. Tebryn gets his share, one way or another. He either takes it ...
by Brianna Sollandry
Fri Apr 29, 2016 11:05 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

All right! Conflict!:

shirt of resistance + 5 12.5k - 2 available, 3 contenders: Igor, Veracity, Seston
+5 ghost ward mithril chain shirt 18.55k - 1 available, 2 contenders: Igor, Seston
amulet of health +4 8k - 2 available, 3 contenders: Igor, Veracity, Seston
by Brianna Sollandry
Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:48 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

I am 100% against somebody getting a "henchman" (cohort) and extra followers without the Leadership feat. (Comments, Tigerblade? What about Hermon and your School?) I also oppose former enemies simply being given their previous gear without cost to somebody who is gaining their service. He...
by Brianna Sollandry
Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:28 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Brianna was originally Veracity's cohort, serving as adventuring companion and bedmate. She started with NPC-level equipment and earned 1/2 share of experience until we eventually "freed" her when you returned to the game and re-claimed the running of Veracity. Kress was Hazen's henchman a...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Apr 28, 2016 10:04 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Here's what I see so far (assuming that Yol is interested in the Eye of the Elder, as would be rational). Seston may be interested in other uncontested stuff for either himself or The Revenant - or for things other people have bid on - in which case, we either discuss it between the contending chara...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Apr 28, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

At half, the Ebon Sword would be 87,000gp. Yikes. But I'm considering. It's probably that OR bid on the Eye. Hmmmn.... 87,500. I suggest you let Yol get the Eye and get Vlarda back her sword, as per (private so far) discussion of her recruitment. Don't think I can get my new underling as nicely arm...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Apr 28, 2016 9:32 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Re: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!

Yug-Anark advanced and cast Radiant Assault on most of the party, damaging most and triggering their Renewal Pacts. Seston struck Nornuk several times, dropping his Stalwart Pact Eli cast Energy Drain on Seston. Yug-Anark cast Blade Barrier in the corridor, damaging some, and triggering Seston's St...
by Brianna Sollandry
Thu Apr 28, 2016 7:45 am
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Yeah, Tebryn had a true seeing as well. So did Eli. :twisted: I guess I'll have to add a "party expenses" section to the loot sheet - as I normally do, but forgot about this time. Thanks for the reminder - and the list of Yol's expenses. (Are there any more pending expenses? Does this incl...
by Brianna Sollandry
Wed Apr 27, 2016 4:34 pm
Forum: Dargas
Topic: Notes from 4/25/16 - Victory [mostly] at last!
Replies: 67
Views: 4033

Executive summary:

Cash in:

Igor: 3,520
Seston: 3,520
Veracity: 3,520
Yol: 3,520
The Revenant: 552
Tebryn: 3,624

Magic Item "credit":

Igor: 83,350
Seston: 83,350
Veracity: 83,350
Yol: 83,350
The Revenant: 1,350
Tebryn: 120,975

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