Our adventurers arrived from the Underdark to find their village of Endgrove already under siege by the forces of the Black Empire. Fighting their way through to the gates of the Lord's manor, they all collapsed in exhaustion inside. As it had turned out, the village of Endgrove's only defensible building was the building they … Continue reading The Battle of Endgrove (Game Journal #4)
Since our adventurers returned to Lord Nere and found that Mara had not returned from the Red Empire camp, they made finding their friend the top priority. With their new ally from the Freemen, an Aasimar named Exeria, they prepared for what they were sure would be a battle. What they found instead was a … Continue reading The King Under the Mountain (Game Journal #3)
Hello! Thank you if you’ve been following this blog and the adventures in Mondiir. I had hoped to turn this into a podcast or some sort of stream at some point, but that doesn’t look like it’s going to happen this semester. While I intend to bring you more of Legends of Mondiir, I will … Continue reading November Break
After being saved by a frost elf cleric named Rinn, the adventurers had freed the warforged barbarian named Grunt, with whom they teamed up to kill the goblins who had begun to enslave the residents of Endgrove, sending one of the maids of the manor to bring the news to Lord Nere. On their way … Continue reading Game Journal #2 of the Dark Age
Graduate school is in full swing here in Ireland and the course load is IMMENSE. This week alone, I have had to read over 300 pages of text between my classes. Due to this, I am cutting my blogging work load back to once a month. I will update the schedule on each blog as I go, but the days of publishing will more or less be the same (Penny Theologian, for example, will always come out on Sundays). No more than one blog (or vlog) will be produced a week.
I am not dropping off the face of the earth– I am altering the schedule so I can keep up with all the work in front of me, including producing as quality of content as I can for each blog. This Wednesday will be the latest vlog on finding housing in Ireland from Olivers Travels…
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Last year in Lugo, Galicia, Spain I ran a campaign. It was the longest I have ever run and first officially set in the realm of Mondiir. To speed things along, I've combined the first five sessions together. Our adventure begins, as most adventures do, in a tavern in the village of Endgrove. It is … Continue reading Game Journal #1 of The Dark Age
So, in my last post, I got you started on creating a fantasy world map for writers and Dungeon Masters. Today: we're going to start detailing that map. Again, I'm going to continue using the campaign map I used in my last game in Mondiir from the Adobe Draw app on iPad. This map is … Continue reading Creating a Fantasy Map: the Details in Seven Steps (Part II)
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