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by eibon
Wed Jul 26, 2006 7:13 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread
Replies: 94
Views: 33021

In the service of the sorcerer-pbp-OOC thread

<t>Here is the thread for all questions, finished characters and general out of character banter regarding this pbp.<br/> <br/> These are a few general guidelines I like (and have edited somewhat) from a pbp run by an aquaintance on RPGNet. I have changed a few of the basics, however I like the main...
by eibon
Wed Jul 26, 2006 11:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>I will be adding In Character and Out of Character threads later on today for the pbp. If everyone has their character done, with equipment, please post it in the thread.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon.<br/> <br/>...
by eibon
Tue Jul 25, 2006 7:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: You know what we need?
Replies: 11
Views: 4208

Troll Lord wrote: I'm a huge fan of the pulps and the adventure stories! We would love to do this. Weird Tales is definately still around, but it doesn't seem to have the same magic as the old one did. Maybe its just me. Of course back in the 1930s that stuff was so very fresh! Steve I am an addict...
by eibon
Tue Jul 25, 2006 7:45 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: You know what we need?
Replies: 11
Views: 4208

Julian Grimm wrote: Could we have a link to the yahoo group? Sure, it is for writers, and it is a private group, meaning the archives are not public. If you are interested in s&s writing, here is the link: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/swordandsorcerywriting Just let me know you are from here for m...
by eibon
Tue Jul 25, 2006 7:41 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: First Post
Replies: 8
Views: 5293

<t>My suggestion to the Troll Lord was that this section would accomodate all forms of online C&C gaming, mIRC, pbem, pbp and any other versions of gaming online out there so that we may all see what is happening online in the C&C gaming department.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we a...
by eibon
Tue Jul 25, 2006 7:29 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>Thank you for the change. I actually had returned the PM before I saw the section and Steve had asked me what the section should be called. I figured this way that other forms of C&C games online can be posted in the section as well, mIRC transcripts, pbems, etc. Just a thought to encapsulate...
by eibon
Tue Jul 25, 2006 5:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

Troll Lord wrote: Alrighteo folks. I've created a forum for you guys in the Castles and Crusades section. Its at the bottom I think. Steve Hey, thank you. This will be a big help in keeping the game in one place. _________________ "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper...
by eibon
Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:57 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: General question
Replies: 13
Views: 5536

<t>Welcome aboard. Your story sounds like many others, including mine. DnD has become a ponderous beast for many, and it is just much easier to unload the 3.x mentality and get into C&C and play a game the way you want to.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reve...
by eibon
Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:54 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: You know what we need?
Replies: 11
Views: 4208

<r>There is this: <URL url="http://www.swordandsorcery.org/">http://www.swordandsorcery.org/</URL> for your s&s needs. There are a number of new sword and sorcery stories in the works which will be released in the next few years. There is also a Yahoogroup that consists of S&S writers. (I kn...
by eibon
Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:50 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>I am expanding upon a few maps and trying to incorporate challenges for everyone into the game, as well as making a chart for Akrasia's character's alchemical abilities that makes sense. Also sort of holding to see if there will be a PbP section, but that isn't really a big issue, I can begin eit...
by eibon
Sun Jul 23, 2006 5:37 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

Moorcrys wrote: Sorry guys, Ran off to work this morning without posting my character, and still at work. The druid will be posted tomorrow. Take your time to get your character sheet done. I am taking one more night to get the rough basics of a website up with a proper introduction, world map, etc...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 11:58 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: IMPROVED! New Fantasy World Campaign Setting!
Replies: 12
Views: 4567

<t>That does look quite nice. I had tinkered with the idea of submitting my campaign setting (starting as a series of adventures that branches out), but decided to go with the pbp game here instead. I am using my setting for a non-game endeavor that I would rather focus on than an rpg supplement.<br...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 11:53 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

miller6 wrote: You guys oughta PM the troll lords and ask them to give "PBP games" its own forum heading (like "discussions" has its own forum). That way other PBP games could run in the same forum without overlapping with yours. I know it's easy enough to add one. Just a suggestion. If you already...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 11:52 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>Yes, add 100 to your starting gold and you will start with maximum hit points. <br/> <br/> These might seem like "gimmes" or taking it easy, but don't be fooled. You will all begin set up nicely and it will go from there. Akrasia, is there a type of spellcaster that you would like to be eventuall...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 9:02 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hot? Zombie Chicks
Replies: 8
Views: 4027

<t>Many have pointed out that one of my favourite authors, Clark Ashton Smith, mentions unions between the living and the dead too much. However, after seeing the zombie girls, could he have been so wrong? <br/> <br/> Just kidding..... <br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 8:23 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>Your character looks good, Combat_Kyle. As far as starting gold, go ahead and buy your gear, but everyone should add 100 gp to their starting gold for this goal. Details will follow.<br/> <br/> I did not get the world preview up, in case you hadn't noticed, a friend took us out boating for a few ...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 8:15 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

miller6 wrote: You guys oughta PM the troll lords and ask them to give "PBP games" its own forum heading (like "discussions" has its own forum). That way other PBP games could run in the same forum without overlapping with yours. I know it's easy enough to add one. Just a suggestion. If you already...
by eibon
Sat Jul 22, 2006 2:42 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>Sorry, Ogden, currently full, but I am not stopping anyone else from starting a game. <br/> <br/> Akrasia, it sounds ok to post here for the rough draft version then to put s polished sheet elsewhere. While I might be the CK, the game is always a group endeavor.<br/> <br/> Combat_Kyle, go for a 4...
by eibon
Fri Jul 21, 2006 6:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

Akrasia, would you prefer here, or should I make an OOC and an IC thread in The Crusades section?
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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 Jul 21, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>The characters so far sound absolutely fine. Tonight in this section I will post a world overview and give a few of the campaign details. Your characters can be as diverse as you like and you can throw in a background if you desire, but part of your background will involve happenings in the town ...
by eibon
Thu Jul 20, 2006 4:50 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

meepo wrote: My plates full at the moment, but I'd love to watch the game in play. Were you going to do it on these boards? Hopefully in "The Crusades" section so everyone can enjoy (or groan) over the game as it unfolds. _________________ "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at t...
by eibon
Thu Jul 20, 2006 4:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

<t>I can cut it off at five and go from there. How does everyone feel about a pbp here in the section on games? Maybe two posts a week? I have seen a lot of daily post games die on ENWorld and I don't want to put undo pressure on anyone, including myself.<br/> <br/> Shortly I will have an overview o...
by eibon
Thu Jul 20, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp
Replies: 58
Views: 13982

[Interest] Castles & Crusades pbp

<t>Maybe its the rum, possibly the wine (just kidding, it is only the wine, I am out of rum for the moment), but is anyone interested in playing in an informal Castles & Crusades game via a play by post (or email) format? <br/> <br/> Things would be a little different from the norm, not terribly...
by eibon
Tue Jul 18, 2006 12:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: I should have bought Castle Zagyg long ago!
Replies: 8
Views: 4114

<t>Good to see that you got it. Castle Zagyg is an amazing book for use with C&C. I received mine with the three book (PHB, M&T and CG) sale in the slipcase. A very handy book.<br/> _________________<br/> "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," said Eibon....
by eibon
Mon Jul 17, 2006 1:35 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: If you know someone getting into C&C
Replies: 1
Views: 1959

If you know someone getting into C&C

<r>Here is a link from RPGNet, if you message by noon tomorrow, it is only $30 <br/> <URL url="http://forum.rpg.net/showthread.php?t=274787">http://forum.rpg.net/showthread.php?t=274787</URL><br/> <br/> Consequently, if anyone wants to go in on this, I could use a spare PHB and I would go in on thir...
by eibon
Sun Jul 16, 2006 3:14 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: We are taking submissions !!!
Replies: 15
Views: 5223

Thank you very much, I had overlooked that particular thread, I appreciate you posting that for me.

eibon
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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
Sun Jul 16, 2006 1:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: We are taking submissions !!!
Replies: 15
Views: 5223

Treebore wrote: eibon, If I understand correctly I like adventures like what you seem to be suggesting. If it wouldn't be all that different than the Trolls "A" series in scope, just a different concept/idea, I would say submit it. Like I tell my wife and kids, "they can't say no if you don't give ...
by eibon
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:28 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Peter B's Gnomes
Replies: 41
Views: 14180

No problem, I am used to being the the one who is against the current, it seems we have fulfilled our roles here.
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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 Jul 15, 2006 7:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Peter B's Gnomes
Replies: 41
Views: 14180

<t>Either way, it is really rather hard to take a creature the size of a gnome very seriously. Short bipeds are not overly frightening, unless they are really out there, like those things in the Phantasm movies, or those creepy little wraiths in Ghost.<br/> <br/> The factor of being taken seriously ...
by eibon
Sat Jul 15, 2006 7:04 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: We are taking submissions !!!
Replies: 15
Views: 5223

Akrasia wrote: As a consumer, I'm only interested in 'generic' modules. Of course I can't speak for TLG! I didn't mean too far out, more of a plotline, really, with twists on conventional fantasy worlds. _________________ "All that we are destined to behold will reveal itself at the proper time," s...