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Back in the Riverlands with +Rachel E.S. Walton and +Drew U.

Demi-gods.

An argument about religion, death, deities and mercy that had the potential to change the Riverlands forever.

A ghost, a giant spider, a troll warlord and a new Swordlord comes to the Riverlands from the neighboring swampy Myrklands.
This was our longest lag time between games in all of 2016. We were missing the game something awful. The Swordlord and the Widow Zora went to the grove where Hajek was buried, where they first saw the Swordlords fight Erastil in Ivo's first days in the game. She made demands on her demi-gods and the First Saint marched out of her statue to put her in her place. The Widow, a saint of older women swordlords, held the First Saint back and too...
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7 years ago today I posted this on FB. It is really nice to have these threads years later as a way to remember these fictional places made/visited with friends so many years ago.

This was a fun campaign with +Storn Cook and he was a good sport as I savaged his character and turned the campaign on its ear.

Prince Shahin had a tough road ahead of him.
First Horselord Prince Thread After a few weeks off Storn and I got back to it with a nice long game tonight. We got started at around half past 6 and went until half past 10 or so. Like many BW games, this one got kicked into an unexpected direction with a failed roll that snowballed. The gamed started with with Prince Shahin heading into the Steppes in order to judge the khan who killed his family by talking to the people of the stepp...
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War!

Summoning!

Fight!

With +Rachel E.S. Walton and +Drew U.
After the wedding, we were trying to get a grip on what to do next. It was on. Drew did not roll any successes on his unskilled Estate Management roll. I joked about Ivo trying to get laundry done, referencing our earlier conversation about the weekend. Drew had a rough session; the dice turned traitor on him.
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+Judd Karlman yours is my means of vicariously enjoying a campaign until I can finally wrangle a BW group together.
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I didn't want to make this Adventure Path about adventurers, but about Vultures, the thieves who profit off of adventurers.
I’m looking at the Players’ Guide to Shattered Star and it is an adventure where the players are called upon to retrieve an ancient artifact: The Shattered Star Adventure Path draws nea…
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Disgruntled miners, mysterious Roden cheese, broken-down prison-guard androids and wizardly fire!

Great stuff, +Eric Duncan, +Rachel E.S. Walton and +Renee Knipe.
I was worried about coming up with a layout and vibe for the Unity Prison. I wrote the following in our campaign's G+ community: Then I wrote up a short description of the 8 captains in the Technic League and attached those descriptions to cool pics from the Iron Gods Pinterest page.
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Despite a short initial AP post, this was a long game. I'm sure we'll add more to it later.

A lovely evening of sorcerous shenanigans with +Rachel E.S. Walton and +Renee Knipe.
Failed Sorcery Rolls Things that happened due to failed Sorcery rolls: A Navigation Daemon (stats from a Daemon in the Monster Burner with sci-fi description) was freed from its holo-pentacle. The Daemon then freed Raven from Unity Prison, as per their pre-failed roll agreement. Layarica got a new reputation when trying to use magical fire to hide an app's body: 1D Psychopath. I am worried that I am waiting for failed Sorcery rolls to m...
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Added a bunch of AP notes. Yeah, long session. Magic makes everything crazy. 
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Sieges aplenty with +Drew U and +Rachel E.S. Walton.

Orc killed, battles won, battles lost...

War, huh, what is it good for?
Strategy Rolls and Such 300 orc went to Spearpoint and 400 orc with 50 trolls went to Ft. Hajek. While the 300 were crossing the river, at the advice of her father, Zora attack the army while it was split and in a vs. unskilled Strategy roll, Zora's forces won, killing a hundred or so chattel who were being driven across the rivers with whips. If she had failed, I told Rachel that Zora would get stuck in a bad spot and would have to get throu...
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It is that all-too-common BW third session where a dragon with a mineral/fungal-space-parasite holds one character hostage, while the second character gets the third character teleported out of prison because they hand a robot frame to a wizard.

Another night at the virtual gaming table with +Rachel E.S. Walton, +Renee Knipe and +Eric Duncan.
Slow Start When we start the game, Raven is getting ravens tattoed on him after taking over the miners' gang because of course he does. When Dyros first saw the miners, they were fighting over who got the freedom credit for turning in a guardian pillar robot. They reckoned that whatever the guardian robot was guarding was wide open now, so they took 3 miners with them and headed off on their first delve. Blah blah blah, freight elevator,...
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Jesus, Judd. When are you going to break out of this fungal space dragon hostage crisis rut?
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+Rachel E.S. Walton and +Drew U and a Saturday night in the Riverlands...
Beliefs IVO as follows Zora's Beliefs Cyril's Beliefs
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2 BW games in one day!

Burning Saturday!

Taxes, ghosts and marriage proposals...you know, just another day in the Riverlands.

+Rachel E.S. Walton and +Drew U 
* = Artha earned for belief ** = Belief resolved We collected taxes and politicked and planned marriage and send a long-time NPC out of the game and into gods-knows-what. It was such a damned blur. Ivo summoned again. Zora used Cyril to get rid of her most dangerous knightly rival. I honestly don't know where to begin writing this one up. It seemed like every NPC from the game was all in one room, feasting, telling stories and talking sh...
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I just posted AP for the Swordlords game in the linked thread. 
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