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by Fortesque
Thu Jul 05, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: Product Discussion
Topic: What language do Therans speak?
Replies: 21
Views: 4078

Re: What language do Therans speak?

I think the point Etherial made still reinforces the "non-changing" aspect of racial languages inside Throal. The racial language spoken was secondary to Throalic. Think about how a character is built... All elf, t'skrang, obsidiman, etc., characters are speech multi-lingual, but only know one writt...
by Fortesque
Thu Jul 05, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Product Discussion
Topic: Magic at high circles
Replies: 9
Views: 1032

Re: Magic at high circles

Most of the lore I draw from was First Edition stuff. I've used the updated mechanics, more or less, through the years because most mechanics revisions try to sort out errors, redundancies and exploited loopholes. From what I remember of it, Verjigorm was given stats in a book as an exercise of "loo...
by Fortesque
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Product Discussion
Topic: Magic at high circles
Replies: 9
Views: 1032

Re: Magic at high circles

I know this thread is older...but I found 2 cents here in the present day. I very much come from the original lore set behind Earthdawn's creation. First edition spellcasting lore laid out a nice explanation as to why spellcasters of the now can't cast spells of the Master Tier...and why so few spel...
by Fortesque
Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: West Marches
Topic: AAR: The Show Must Go On
Replies: 2
Views: 231

AAR: The Show Must Go On

The Show Must Go On Time: 2018-06-27@23:00 GMT GM: Fortesque (Whyr'wyndyl) Circle: 2 Difficulty: Medium Player Rewards: Fenrir: 800 legend, 127.5 silver, 3 TIPs, Kukulkan The Zoak, Strength attribute Training Quis'Tan: 800 Legend, -180sp, 3 TIPs, strength attribute training Lasairfhiona: 800 Legend,...
by Fortesque
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: West Marches
Topic: LFG [4th] That Which Cannot be Unseen - Saturday, June 30, 22:00 GMT
Replies: 5
Views: 296

LFG [4th] That Which Cannot be Unseen - Saturday, June 30, 22:00 GMT

LFG: That Which Cannot be Unseen Time: 06-30-2018 @ 22:00 GMT GM: Fortesque Circle: 4 (Circle 3 -5 may join.) Difficulty: Medium Rumor: There are a few accomplished magicians in Throal who require escorts into the wilderness areas nearby. They describe the expedition as a "pilgrimage" of sorts. They...
by Fortesque
Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: West Marches
Topic: LFG [2nd] The Show Must Go On - Wednesday, June 27, 23:00 GMT
Replies: 4
Views: 277

LFG [2nd] The Show Must Go On - Wednesday, June 27, 23:00 GMT

LFG: The Show Must Go On Time: 06-27-2018 @ 23:00 GMT, Wednesday GM: Fortesque Circle: 2 (Circle 1-3 may join.) Difficulty: Medium Rumor: The Obsidiman Troubadour, Vin'Ja, has used the last of his coin and influence to start a traveling circus. He has hosted a few side-shows and interviewing attract...
by Fortesque
Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: West Marches
Topic: Rules revision general discussion thread.
Replies: 12
Views: 532

Re: Rules revision general discussion thread.

Specifically, I envision a day when some adventuring group once again gets hired by Fortune Fields, and instead of completing the mission to Fortune Fields specifications, just decides to murder the whole lot of them instead. Now I understand that on that happy day Fortune Fields will not be paying...
by Fortesque
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: West Marches
Topic: AAR: Scales of Justice
Replies: 6
Views: 394

AAR: Scales of Justice

Scales of Justice Time: 2018-06-23@23:00 GMT GM: Fortesque (Whyr'wyndyl) Circle: 8 Difficulty: Medium Player Rewards: Thane: 19000 LP, 2100 Silver, 3 TI Points Ceadda: 19000 LP, 2100 Silver, 3 TI Points Romari: 19000 LP, 2100 Silver, 3 TI Points Aegy: 19000 LP, 2100 Silver, 3 TI Points Downtime Acti...
by Fortesque
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: West Marches
Topic: AAR: Do Horrors Dream of Corrupted Sheep
Replies: 4
Views: 384

AAR: Do Horrors Dream of Corrupted Sheep

Estranged Time: 2018-06-20@23:00 GMT GM: Fortesque (Whyr'wyndyl) Circle: 2 Difficulty: Hard Player Rewards: Teddy: 4TIP, 1200 Legend, 345 silver Qis'Tan: 4TIP, 1200 Legend, 345 silver Gwinthearn: 4 TIP, 1200 Legend, 345 Silver. Fenrir: 4 TIP, 1200 Legend, 345 Silver. Lasairfhiona: 4 TIP, 1200 Legend...
by Fortesque
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: West Marches
Topic: LFG [8th] Scales of Justice, Saturday, June 23, 23:00 GMT
Replies: 4
Views: 446

LFG [8th] Scales of Justice, Saturday, June 23, 23:00 GMT

LFG: Scales of Justice Time: 06-23-2018 @ 23:00 GMT GM: Fortesque Circle: 8 Difficulty: Medium Rumor: Castigan Grah has exiled himself from Throal in search of the Pre-Scourge city of Marrek. He is well funded, but has limited support from the adept community. Which is why he must call upon Throal a...