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by eibon
Sat Aug 12, 2006 4:41 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: C&C vs. AD&D
Replies: 38
Views: 8915

<t>I never liked THAC0 from its first appearance, it has nothing to do with 3e, it has to do with not liking it from the start for me. That and the reverse AC. Maybe because I was 13 when I began playing AD&D back in the early 80's, but the lower the AC the better was always weird. I like the ne...
by eibon
Sat Aug 12, 2006 3:16 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: C&C vs. AD&D
Replies: 38
Views: 8915

<t>I have to chime in with seskis281 and angelius. The flow of C&C is very relaxed and I like the class/race options in C&C over 1E. I also like the fact that 1E is compatible with C&C. The 1E PHB, DMG and the monster compendiums are priceless for use with C&C. There is a lot of exce...
by eibon
Fri Aug 11, 2006 6:19 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

Oh, sure. I saw that Sinbad movie with the giant walrus. You get a mage to enlarge the tusked one and foil the CK. I see through your plan!
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Fri Aug 11, 2006 6:14 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: [IC] In the service of the sorcerer
Replies: 90
Views: 38552

<t>The day has dawned bright and clear, with a faint hint of stormclouds off in the distance. Everyone in the party is ready to take off, prepared and refreshed from an evening's rest. <br/> <br/> As everyone is making final preparations Welem strides into Foxheart, clutching a rolled up parchment. ...
by eibon
Thu Aug 10, 2006 6:57 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

Gotcha. I thought perhaps you intending to keep the walrus a secret then spring it on the big bad guy at the opportune time.
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Thu Aug 10, 2006 7:13 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>Hey, Rhuvein:<br/> <br/> I noticed this in your equipment:<br/> <br/> Equipment: <br/> <br/> backpack <br/> <br/> bedroll/blanket <br/> <br/> holy water (x3) <br/> <br/> waterskin <br/> <br/> wineskin <br/> <br/> rations (2 wks) <br/> <br/> garlic <br/> <br/> bandages (x10 = 20 wounds) <br/> <br/...
by eibon
Thu Aug 10, 2006 5:44 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>I was tail-dragging a little on the move to touch bases with Akrasia. I will post the Wednesday move a day late, tomorrow, then resume the Sunday-Wednesday schedule.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.<br/> <br/> --Cl...
by eibon
Mon Aug 07, 2006 7:34 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: [IC] In the service of the sorcerer
Replies: 90
Views: 38552

<t>Before, in your forays to get supplies you were treated fairly for the most part. Now, with a few tasks under your belt, it seems that merchants are very willing to help you, some charging a mere pittance to get the group supplied. Decent rations, a healthy mule (with tack, harness and carrying p...
by eibon
Mon Aug 07, 2006 2:19 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

grrrowler39 wrote: I will be interested to follow this campaign. If you find the need for another PC, let me know. It looks like you could use a Cleric. I have messaged the two others before you who wished to play and yes, there is need of a cleric. If nobody replies in three moves, you are in. ___...
by eibon
Sat Aug 05, 2006 2:58 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>You can feel free to post your actions/intentions in character to keep the action contained in one thread. I think we can all work within the IC thread just fine.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.<br/> <br/> --Clark...
by eibon
Sat Aug 05, 2006 7:18 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

Please read the revised rules in the first post of this thread. I hope it is a change we can all agree with.
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Sat Aug 05, 2006 6:18 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: [IC] In the service of the sorcerer
Replies: 90
Views: 38552

Moorcrys wrote: [I'll be keeping my present spell lineup for the present, but I'll be changing up when we arrive at our destination.] [What do I know of the Grove of Dwen?] The Grove of Dwen is known to be the home of a small gathering of druids that tend, deep in the heart of the grove, a trio of ...
by eibon
Sat Aug 05, 2006 6:14 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: [IC] In the service of the sorcerer
Replies: 90
Views: 38552

PeelSeel2 wrote: [I would like to make a Legend Lore roll for The Stairs, and the room we are going to. What items are rumored to be in the stairs? Rolled 7(3+3+1) with mods] [I would also like to make a Legend Lore roll for Welem to see what his standing is with the lower nobles and common people....
by eibon
Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:54 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>I am on West Coast time here, but will be posting the next move later on tonight and going from there. I have the wizard and druid add-ons and will be sending posting them tonight as well.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said...
by eibon
Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:39 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: NOW HERE- Killer Hobgoblin Cave
Replies: 15
Views: 4052

miller6 wrote: Sticking with the half animal/half humanoid mix I used in the first 3 killer cave mods...these aren't your normal hobgoblins. They're gorilla hobgoblins. Even their layer is something unusual. Brian Miller This should make players feel more comfortable? Mixing a race with martial pro...
by eibon
Thu Aug 03, 2006 10:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The sky is falling!!
Replies: 23
Views: 5130

<t>This is one of the reasons I got out of 3.5. After buying a large amount of material and having this unruly monster of options and add-ons the rumours began. I cut my losses and sold off all of my material just to unburden myself and to get away from that madness. Somehow my email address was dra...
by eibon
Thu Aug 03, 2006 5:33 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

BeZurKur wrote: When you mentioned twice a week, I unofficialy thought in my mind that I'd post by Wednesdays and Sundays. Perhaps we should have an official deadline, as well as some guidelines in case we don't. In the pbp games I've done, the rule is the game simply continues with the character t...
by eibon
Thu Aug 03, 2006 12:13 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

Right now we are in a holding pattern for Akrasia, I hope he posts soon as I am eager to get this going.
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Tue Aug 01, 2006 5:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Old 80's TSR commercial
Replies: 12
Views: 4088

<t>I think all DMs (CKs, GMs, etc) can appreciate seeing people becoming excited and sweaty over an adventure (even if cheesily acted). The pans over the nervous faces are priceless and something I usually strive for in my players.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will...
by eibon
Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:13 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>I hope to keep the game relaxed and no pressure. To this end, as I mentioned before, we will be looking at two posts a week and I am going to let everyone respond before I continue each time as I don't want to leave anyone out.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will ...
by eibon
Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:10 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Creating a Homunculus & what about Famililars
Replies: 4
Views: 2651

<t>Come the weekend I might sneak up the homonoculus rules that I use, which are a hybridized version of another game's and a variant of my own design.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.<br/> <br/> --Clark Ashton Smith<...
by eibon
Mon Jul 31, 2006 7:07 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

I do appreciate all of the support and interest that the pbp has garnered so far, I hope it lives up to the expectations. 13
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Mon Jul 31, 2006 4:50 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

Rhuvein wrote: Greetings Eibon. Can you possibly handle another player? If so, I'd be interested in joining the game. I'm willing to play any race/class to fill out the party. If I'm one too many, no problem at all. Regards, Rhu. For now, I am going to see how well five goes. I have run up to seven...
by eibon
Mon Jul 31, 2006 4:45 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

PeelSeel2 wrote: Where do we roll dice and post or email them? When you make a roll you can post the results with your character in brackets "[]", this will work fine. Sorry, I forgot to specify this. All of my rolls will be made by my quite impartial girlfriend. _________________ "All that we are ...
by eibon
Mon Jul 31, 2006 7:13 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: [IC] In the service of the sorcerer
Replies: 90
Views: 38552

[IC] In the service of the sorcerer

<t>I'd like speech in "quotes" and thoughts in italics. Further world details will come along as the game expands, for now, this is a good start and I dont want to delay the game any longer. I will keep working on the website, maps and artwork and should have a website ready next weekend.<br/> <br/>...
by eibon
Fri Jul 28, 2006 9:47 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>We will be kicking off this weekend into the game if everyone is ready (and I assume you are and everyone is waiting for me to finish up). <br/> <br/> I am putting the finishing touches on some of the NPCs, getting a few graphics for the website to accompany the game and finishing the alchemy and...
by eibon
Fri Jul 28, 2006 3:02 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

<t>The substitution is fine with me and although I am not a fan of the new DnD, the bard conversion for Castles & Crusades would be fine as well.<br/> <br/> It looks like you have all finalized your characters and the ball is in my court.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to ...
by eibon
Thu Jul 27, 2006 5:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Gary(?)
Replies: 18
Views: 4903

Why yes, happy birthday, gentle gamer, and I hope you have many, many more years of gaming.
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Thu Jul 27, 2006 12:13 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Raven's Keep
Replies: 10
Views: 4003

I believe the Green Dragon was also the tavern in which America's largest tea get together was concocted.
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"All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.

--Clark Ashton Smith
by eibon
Wed Jul 26, 2006 7:16 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: You know what we need?
Replies: 11
Views: 4208

<t>What we need is to make this happen. I was already thinking of starting a challenge on the Yahoogroup with prizes (I know a bookdealer who has a lot of older S&S/pulp material and he gives me good deals) and perhaps, if there is enough interest, this can take off of the ground.<br/> _________...