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by pineappleleader
Thu Apr 19, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: That's It . . . .
Replies: 24
Views: 2221

<t>Jaegermeister and Green Chartreuse. <br/> Your liver is going to be asking for political asylum. <br/> <br/> I've had Jaegermeister - <br/> I've heard of Green Chartreuse - <br/> Being a power in the gaming industry you could of had a Guinness Stout and you drink that stuff.<br/> <br/> Go figure....
by pineappleleader
Tue Apr 17, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Society News
Topic: SOCIETY ROLE CALL
Replies: 186
Views: 35419

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Pineappleleader (Dale) plus two. That's three total in my group.
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Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Mon Apr 16, 2007 12:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Chronicles of Ramlar
Replies: 14
Views: 1981

Rhuvein wrote: Very bad man! Gnomes will inherit the RPG earth and rule forever! Never You just like them better because Gnomes have higher Charisma. Don't be taken in Kobolds will inherit the RPG Earth because the Blood of Dragons flows through their veins. _________________ The Blood of Dragons f...
by pineappleleader
Sun Apr 15, 2007 10:38 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Life's little surprises
Replies: 38
Views: 3211

Brian:

Sorry to hear this.
Best wishes to you and your family.

Here's to a speedy and full recovery.
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Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Sun Apr 15, 2007 10:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Savage Worlds?
Replies: 43
Views: 3872

rabindranath72 wrote: One of the best things I have seen out there for Savage Worlds is the AD&D conversion, and the Conan supplement. Really well done! Now, if only I could like SW... I'm another one. I really wanted to like Savage Worlds. But...I don't. There is really nothing wrong with the rule...
by pineappleleader
Fri Apr 13, 2007 10:06 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Chronicles of Ramlar
Replies: 14
Views: 1981

DangerDwarf wrote: Bah. Gnomes are for punting. That's it. Gnomes are the only truly evil characters in FRPG. No matter what it says on their character sheets, they are all CE. Just look at all the terrible things that Gnomes always do to the poor Kobolds. Punting is too good for them. ____________...
by pineappleleader
Tue Apr 10, 2007 3:28 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What the...
Replies: 63
Views: 1744

Dragonhelm wrote: Our job, then, would be to raise awareness, and IMO, do so without slamming the other guy. You get more flies with honey than with vinegar, after all. Too true. C&C could really use more exposure. I don't know about the rest of you, but when I read a post on a mailing list or on "...
by pineappleleader
Sun Apr 08, 2007 8:20 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What the...
Replies: 63
Views: 1744

Omote wrote: **** you 3E! Take a chill pill, Omote. Or you'll burst a blood vessle. It isn't worth having a stroke over. IMHO: These things go in cycles. There will always be a small core group of role players. Role playing is just too cool a human activity to disappear. Most new gamers seem to com...
by pineappleleader
Sun Apr 08, 2007 7:35 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Happy Easter!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1898

Happy Easter!
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Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Fri Apr 06, 2007 10:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What the...
Replies: 63
Views: 1744

DangerDwarf wrote: Next they will abolish levels 1-3 because those levels suck and it makes whiney players cry when the character build they spent 3 weeks min/maxing gets smooshed by an ogre it's first time out. Too bad Assassin is no longer a basic character class. I might actually have one live i...
by pineappleleader
Fri Apr 06, 2007 10:22 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Players Handbook
Replies: 48
Views: 5221

Looking forward to it.
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Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Wed Apr 04, 2007 2:34 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Why does everyone seem to hate SR 4th ed
Replies: 68
Views: 7489

Orpheus wrote: Screaming Radish. It's a new RPG set in an old woman's garden, wherein the PC's play the role of vegetables seeking liberation from an oppressive regime of tubers and legumes who choose who will grow and who be uprooted. Think of it as Logan's Run...with vegetables! Nah, it's just Sh...
by pineappleleader
Sat Mar 31, 2007 2:17 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Sticky: C&C cancelled due to WOTC lawsuit.
Replies: 73
Views: 16822

Re: Sticky: C&C cancelled due to WOTC lawsuit.

slimykuotoan wrote: Wizards of the Coast hereby reserves the right to inact: Cease and all activities which impinge upon said act. Don't ever do this again! Please PM me with your snail mail address. I will be sending you my favorate shorts, socks and shoes for cleaning. Quote: How many people are ...
by pineappleleader
Tue Mar 27, 2007 3:30 am
Forum: The Artist's Alley
Topic: Can one learn to be an artist, or is talent required?
Replies: 44
Views: 14123

Talent is required. I have none. I could not paint a chicken coop and make it look good.
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Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Sun Mar 25, 2007 12:17 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How relevant is the D&D Rules Cyclopedia?
Replies: 36
Views: 2676

<t>I really like the Rules Cyclopedia (RC). A couple of us have thought about converting this and the Gazeteers to SIEGE. It would be a "monster" of a project. I'm still thinking about this because of the large amount of work involved.<br/> <br/> The RC is a collection of the old Five Box D&D ru...
by pineappleleader
Tue Mar 20, 2007 4:04 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Is a Dragon Appropriate for 3-4th lvl Adventurers?
Replies: 9
Views: 2226

<t>Yes I think a Young Dragon would be fair at this level. It seems that everybody uses evil dragons. (I played D&D for almost a year before I even knew that all dragons were not evil ). Also everybody seems to make that first encounter with a Red or White Dragon. It is traditional. <br/> <br/> ...
by pineappleleader
Tue Mar 20, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: C&C vers AD&D...
Replies: 31
Views: 4772

<t>As everyone knows, I think that in order to play Castles and Crusades to the fullest, you have to own the 3E core books. As it is right now there is not enough information to play monsters as PCs without the 3E books. Despite other opinions, I think this is a valid part of the game. <br/> <br/> A...
by pineappleleader
Thu Mar 15, 2007 10:09 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Where are the CK Screens?
Replies: 30
Views: 3682

<t>I went by my FLAGS today. They had my copy of the CK Screen. WOW! Really impressive. Everyone in the shop really liked the artwork on the screen and booklet cover. <br/> <br/> They were also impressed with the overall quality of manufacture. The booklet adventure was a long one with a map and the...
by pineappleleader
Thu Mar 15, 2007 2:41 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: You're the best!
Replies: 46
Views: 5399

<t>D6 Star Wars. You could be up and playing in half an hour. With a few house rules D6 worked with any Genre. Fast and fun.<br/> <br/> I still miss being an Elite Stormtrooper and hunting rebel scum. If only Lord Vader had let US deal with Skywalker and his friends, things would have been different...
by pineappleleader
Wed Mar 14, 2007 2:06 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Will the Wicked Cauldron Map be fixed for PDF?
Replies: 7
Views: 1662

Troll Lord wrote: I'm not sure of the problem. Is this the pdf download for sale? Thanks, Steve It is. It is listed on RPGNOW as "does NOT contain the map". It is on the site home page. _________________ The Blood of Dragons flows through my veins! Prepare to meet your DOOM! Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Wed Mar 14, 2007 1:45 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RPG List
Replies: 19
Views: 2563

<t>Teenagers from Outerspace - fast and silly<br/> <br/> vs. Monsters - more serious and it is short and FREE.<br/> <br/> TWERPS<br/> <br/> T&T<br/> <br/> MSPE - a modern spin-off of T&T<br/> _________________<br/> The Blood of Dragons flows through my veins!<br/> <br/> Prepare to meet your ...
by pineappleleader
Wed Mar 14, 2007 1:35 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Gods & Demons?
Replies: 17
Views: 2793

There is a free download, Haunted Highlands Chapter 4 Deities of the Karboskian Marches, available. It has Deities, but, alas, no demons.
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Kobold battle cry
by pineappleleader
Wed Mar 14, 2007 1:24 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: To mod or not to mod...
Replies: 18
Views: 2545

<t>I mostly use modules. Most of the encounters are already pretty well balanced and set up. If I find something that I really feel doesn't fit, I change it. Mostly I change the type and amount of treasure found.<br/> <br/> Modules save time.<br/> _________________<br/> The Blood of Dragons flows th...
by pineappleleader
Sun Mar 11, 2007 2:00 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Style vs. Substance
Replies: 34
Views: 3767

DangerDwarf wrote: And up until that remark I thought you were an alright guy. Call your and raise you a (Well... There are "Tinker" Gnomes, aren't there? ) On a more serious note: I agree that C&C is the better, more playable game. The overall attitude of the people who play C&C is certainly bette...
by pineappleleader
Sat Mar 10, 2007 4:39 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Style vs. Substance
Replies: 34
Views: 3767

DangerDwarf wrote: Just to further derail this topic.... OOPS! DangerDwarf wrote: In my opinion it is that "standard" which has led to the half-fiend ninjas riding robot dinosaurs, half-dragon treants, were-badger paladins with their magical blade of evil ass-kicking, and numerous other things whic...
by pineappleleader
Sat Mar 10, 2007 4:16 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Race-Class Primes
Replies: 17
Views: 3746

irda ranger wrote: Assuming this assumption is correct, I think this is a good approach. If "elves" (as a class) get dex-based skills and spellcasting, they will gravitate towards those Primes without the rules requiring it. This gives the PC's more choice in how they wish to focus their character....
by pineappleleader
Sat Mar 10, 2007 3:51 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Style vs. Substance
Replies: 34
Views: 3767

DangerDwarf wrote: I don't think that makes it non-complete. That's like saying that 2nd Edition AD&D wasn't complete until the Complete Book of Humanoids or the Player's Options crud came out. The only non-C&C stuff I use for my games with any regularity is the various 2nd Edition AD&D spells. Hel...
by pineappleleader
Sat Mar 10, 2007 3:10 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Style vs. Substance
Replies: 34
Views: 3767

rabindranath72 wrote: Care to explain? I do not have any 3e books (just had phb, dmg and mm 3.0) yet I routinely use C&C without any reference to other books. Sure. If you want to play monsters up as characters you need to look them up in the 3E monster book to get stat adjustments (kobold, -4 Str,...
by pineappleleader
Thu Mar 08, 2007 7:45 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Race-Class Primes
Replies: 17
Views: 3746

Re: Race-Class Primes

gideon_thorne wrote: The last couple of posts in the illusionists thread triggered a thought. What ought one to do if a Race is made into a class? How would primes be allocated? IMHO it depends on what your "race" does. The classic example is Basic Elves in 5 box D&D. They are fighter/wizards. Prim...
by pineappleleader
Thu Mar 08, 2007 7:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Style vs. Substance
Replies: 34
Views: 3767

serleran wrote: Style is what is made from what is given to you... therefore, without substance, there is no style. The answer must be substance. All other choices are invalid. Well done! An excellent example of sophistry. I always loved the Sophists as philosophers - going around pulling everyone'...