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by Dead Horse
Sat Jan 29, 2011 3:10 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Same class adventuring group ~ who'd be the BADEST?
Replies: 20
Views: 860

Re: Same class adventuring group ~ who'd be the BADEST?

[quote="GameOgre"]My son just walked by and read my post and said" Clerics win initiative,all clerics of mystra,five fireballs each for 9D6 damage...dead druids...next!" quote] Druids all make their saves bonus vs elements, take about 20 points. 4 Awakened aminal growthed animal friendshiped cave be...
by Dead Horse
Fri Jan 28, 2011 4:06 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: MT of Aihrde and Gods & Monsters Hardback Special
Replies: 18
Views: 9686

Re: MT of Aihrde and Gods & Monsters Hardback Special

Thanks will give my flgs the heads up
by Dead Horse
Thu Jan 27, 2011 7:19 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: MT of Aihrde and Gods & Monsters Hardback Special
Replies: 18
Views: 9686

Re: MT of Aihrde and Gods & Monsters Hardback Special

@timburns I preordered the CKG cause i dont have one at all. I have been keeping up with the news of its release dates etc...
The M&TofA and oGaM i have soft covers of but want to upgrade to hardback. Just wondering when retailers can get the hardbacks so my flgs can order them for me.
by Dead Horse
Thu Jan 27, 2011 6:01 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Same class adventuring group ~ who'd be the BADEST?
Replies: 20
Views: 860

Re: Same class adventuring group ~ who'd be the BADEST?

Given chance or oppertunity to animal friendship, Druid hands down.
They par up to cleric well but when they befriend some animals their parties battle prowess increases dramaticly.
by Dead Horse
Wed Jan 26, 2011 9:57 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Illusionist healing spells
Replies: 90
Views: 7720

Re: Illusionist healing spells

I will also point out, i think they should be removed from the PHB.
Not removed from the game.
Something like this strikes me as optional and belonging in the CKG.
The poll shows a near even split.\
by Dead Horse
Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:00 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Preorder ship date?
Replies: 11
Views: 492

Re: Preorder ship date?

I am only 12ish hours away! He has drop mine off first! I have Dr.Pepper and beers in the fridge. Plus i will give him a home cooked meal also! and a Canadian quarter i have by my computer!
by Dead Horse
Wed Jan 26, 2011 12:05 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Illusionist healing spells
Replies: 90
Views: 7720

Re: Illusionist healing spells

I think that destroys the simulation of archtypes from fiction. Sword weilding men Robed spell casters Priests of strage gods Sneaking thieves etc... Archetypes like the Dragon Age books version of the mage that casts healing spells? There is such an wide array of fictional archetypes that they are...
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 25, 2011 11:58 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Preorder ship date?
Replies: 11
Views: 492

Preorder ship date?

We have a projected retail date.. when can we expect the preorders to be shipped?

I am chomping at the bit for this book!
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 25, 2011 11:41 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Illusionist healing spells
Replies: 90
Views: 7720

Re: Illusionist healing spells

I never said jump the shark.

I love C&C It is the only game i run regularly.

The healing for illusionists is not for me.
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 25, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Illusionist healing spells
Replies: 90
Views: 7720

Re: Illusionist healing spells

You could also provide new options by allowing any spell caster any spell! You could provide new options by allowing anyone to cast any spell! Personaly, when you start blending class abilities like giving mages healing... dilutes the classes. Might as well get rid of classes completely and let peop...
by Dead Horse
Mon Jan 24, 2011 9:30 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: MT of Aihrde and Gods & Monsters Hardback Special
Replies: 18
Views: 9686

Re: MT of Aihrde and Gods & Monsters Hardback Special

when can retailers get these? i like to support my local game shop.
by Dead Horse
Wed Jan 19, 2011 8:28 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Awaken....
Replies: 11
Views: 874

Re: Awaken....

The caster awakens a tree or animal to human-like sentience. To succeed, the caster must make a wisdom save, with the target’s hit dice constituting the challenge level. The awakened animal or tree is friendly toward the caster. The caster has no special empathy or connection with the awakened creat...
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 18, 2011 11:42 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Awaken....
Replies: 11
Views: 874

Re: Awaken....

According to awaken the awakened plant or animal gain int and other stats. The spell ... The caster awakens a tree or animal to human-like sentience. To succeed, the caster must make a wisdom save, with the target’s hit dice constituting the challenge level. The awakened animal or tree is friendly t...
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 18, 2011 9:00 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Awaken....
Replies: 11
Views: 874

Awaken....

It mentions trees are like animated objects... where are the info/rules for animated objects?

How long does the willingness to preform tasks for the awakener remain?
I have a druid trying to build an army of awakened trees!
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 18, 2011 8:37 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Characters beyond 10th
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Re: Characters beyond 10th

i realise it is a lot. was just a general request if anyone could do it.
In the long run we will have the info..
by Dead Horse
Tue Jan 18, 2011 7:25 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Characters beyond 10th
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Characters beyond 10th

I am still patiently awaiting my preorder CKG. In the interum i have a weekly campaign that has exceeded 10th level. Way back when it was estimated at about late nov for release, i was hopeful it would be out before anyone progressed past 10th. The release has creeped back slowly to now end of Jan. ...
by Dead Horse
Sat Jan 15, 2011 4:58 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Castle Keeper's Tool Progress and Issues
Replies: 21
Views: 1328

Re: Castle Keeper's Tool Progress and Issues

Its a really useful tool, cant wait for it to be completed.!
by Dead Horse
Wed Jan 05, 2011 3:59 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Shoutbox replacement thread
Replies: 23
Views: 1340

Re: Shoutbox replacement thread

I find the craftsman line of saws best at severing limbs from torsos....
by Dead Horse
Tue Dec 28, 2010 2:07 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: THE FIRST CKG EVER!
Replies: 210
Views: 177846

Re: THE FIRST CKG EVER!

Chomping at the bit for this book.
by Dead Horse
Fri Dec 24, 2010 3:13 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Avatars?
Replies: 22
Views: 2405

Re: Avatars?

Now i feel like me
by Dead Horse
Wed Dec 15, 2010 8:32 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: AHHH my eyes!!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: AHHH my eyes!!!!

I am used to the green, the orange is setting off headaches.
Its too bright or something...
by Dead Horse
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:41 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: AHHH my eyes!!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

AHHH my eyes!!!!

Ok this new color scheme is worse then the glaring white.

i think the orange accent color.
The green is ok but the yellows and oranges are killing me.
by Dead Horse
Tue Dec 14, 2010 4:55 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: "Lucy! I'm home!"
Replies: 16
Views: 2282

Re: "Lucy! I'm home!"

Away from those ads is SOOOO nice.

I dont mind ads, i read them visit websites...but flashing /screaming/ misleading spam ads need to die.
by Dead Horse
Tue Dec 14, 2010 4:53 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: So what other RPG's do you view favorably?
Replies: 26
Views: 1675

Re: So what other RPG's do you view favorably?

OD&D
1E AD&D
Metamorphesis Alpha all eds
Gamma World 1,2 and 4 ed.
Boot hill 2 and 3 ed
Hackmaster 4e

Tri Trac games et all..
...Fringeworthy
...Brearu 13
...FTL 2448
...Rogue 417 etc...

Rifts /paladium
Champions
V&V
by Dead Horse
Mon Dec 13, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: "Lucy! I'm home!"
Replies: 16
Views: 2282

Re: "Lucy! I'm home!"

New digs new name... Formerly Sword Ace ... if we ever get avatars back you will recognise my dead horse.