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  • October 7th, 2014

    Pike searches the altar but finds nothing except the bowl, candles and dagger which we take. We look into the chasm of woe which descends 50’ into rushing water. To get the team on one side, we tie a rope to each, belay it on the bridge post and Gonoan …

  • August 6th 2012

    Beat 2 ghouls. Took passage to right. Passed through a diamond shaped foyer and entered a room with a Boccob statue on a raised platform. Statue has a glowing eye. Pike searched the statue and found that the eye would rotate. Rotated eye and found a …

  • August 20th 2012

    Attacked the undead dwarf. The dwarfs name is Rathe Blackstone and he threatens to turn us into ghouls. Resists Bellamins turning but succumbs to big hits by Gonoan and Beltin as well as spell damage from Sanna. Recovered: Combat gearS, mithril shirt ( …

  • September 3rd 2012

    Traded magical dwarven axe for +1morningstar for Beltin. Meet Batan the weapon seller. Gonoan and Sanna go to the shanty area and look for Rolph the bandit healer. No luck. Beltin and Pike collect the carts and laborers from St Cuthbert. They pay an …

  • September 17th, 2012

    Gouger appears in the doorway hanging from a harness with just his head, torso and one arm. Beltin hits him with a line of acid, Sanna with burning hands (which kills the last kobold), Pike and Obregon with arrows. He begins swinging at Gonoan who is …

  • October 1st 2012

    Obregon attempts to shoot the shadow and it passes straight through. Sanna hits it with a disrupt undead, Bellamin attempts turning again and fails, Beltin strikes at it and misses. The shadow attacks Beltin and misses. Sanna fires again and misses, …

  • October 15th, 2012

    We continue to discuss what to do next. Pike visits the thieves guild to inquire about entry and is accepted. Tirra is his orientator. Told to make contacts in the beggar’s guild and nightwatchmen. Beltin and Obregon visit the merchant guild to seek …

  • October 29th, 2012

    We finish off the remaining humanoids without them getting off an attack. We keep one kobold alive and question it. It refers to Mcgrueger, it’s master who is back at their camp. There are apparently orcs, goblins, kobolds, and flinds at the camp. …

  • November 12th 2012`

    The caravan finishes setting up camp. Pike sneaks up on the off duty guards and listens in on their conversation. The guards wonder why we are along and believe we have a rogue with us. Beltin, Obregon and Sanna approach Marya. We ask about getting …

  • November 26th, 2012

    Sanna kills the flind in front of her, Obregon and Pike miss the flind who is shouting to the others to take us alive. The goblins and orcs continue surrounding Beltin and Gonoan. The hobgoblins advance on Sanna. Pike and Obregon take out one, Sanna …

  • December 10th 2012

    We question the kobold some more and learn that Freddy was only hitting caravans for valuables, he is not the one taking the trade goods. We hide the bulk goods in the village. Obregon begins to track Freddy who apparently travels back and forth between …

  • December 17th, 2012

    The guard tells us that it costs 10gp to enter the city. Pike doubts this and begins to approach the guards further on. Mark Restin (the guard) gets flustered and disappears. A merchant approaches us and warns us about him, as he has been swindling …

  • January 7th, 2013

    The guard tells us that it costs 10gp to enter the city. Pike doubts this and begins to approach the guards further on. Mark Restin (the guard) gets flustered and disappears. A merchant approaches us and warns us about him, as he has been swindling …

  • January 21st, 2013

    The bird creature listens to Bronwin and moves around the group. Gonoan gets in a good hit as it moves. It emits a black cloud which hurts and causes Gonoan, Beltin, Sanna, and Narturo to go insane. Beltin and Gonoan attempt to flee, Sanna babbles …

  • February 4th, 2013

    The gargoyle attacks the gladiators, downing one and injuring another. Obregon hits it with an arrow, the gladiators flee, and Pike heads toward one of the 2 doors in this room. The gargoyle drags Gonoan onto the next set of stairs. Obregon hits it …

  • February 11th, 2013

    All but 2 adventurers leave. Obregon finds a set of tracks and we follow. It leads us to a ladder which leads up to a trap door. Pike opens the lock and quietly looks around. He sees a humanoid shaped fire creature. Pike moves to the exit door …

  • February 18th, 2013

    We choose to start at the trapezoidal room. We enter and begin searching. We don’t find anything. Gonoan senses that we are about 30’ underground. Sanna returns to the center room and checks the pool for any clues but finds nothing. Pike searches the …

  • March 4th, 2013

    We head towards the fresco room. Gonoan steps in and nothing happens. Pike notices a shadowy wisp in the fresco that doesn’t seem to belong. Pike begins to move around the perimeter of the room opposite the wisp. He searches the door and finds it …

  • March 18th, 2013

    The next morning, we get Sanna healed and finish gearing up. We then head to the Black Coffin funeral home. We enter and are met by the undertaker (Froyo Rewards) who seems genuinely surprised to see us alive. He leads us to a side room and explains …

  • April 1st, 2013

    We finish speaking to the mages but learn nothing of interest. We decide to head back to Greyhawk and go looking for Marcus to arrange a caravan for us to accompany. He is surprised that we are alive and takes some time to examine us to determine that …

  • April 15th, 2013

    Sanna casts a fireball and hits them all, both swarms are destroyed. The shaedlings create walls of darkness and cut off our sight of them. Sanna throws an ice knife through at them. Beltin goes through the shadow wall and attacks one. They both …

  • April 29th, 2013

    We decide to thoroughly search the room with the large double doors. We find random loot between 10 and 30 gp. We recall that there are runes just inside the wall of force that say “Death is the key to passage beyond; so too are there keys to passage …

  • May 13th, 2013

    The ogres approach and charge. One hits Sanna pretty hard as she moves away and we get in some hits in the first round. One of them charges Beltin and almost kills him but Gonoan and Obregon get in big hits and take them both down. We find hide armor+1 …

  • May 20th, 2013

    Obregon goes to the church of St Cuthbert and has his curse removed, Pike goes to the church of Oldimarra and has his disease cured. We split up. Gonoan goes to the Griffons Nest to drink and seek gossip. He hears that people have been talking about …

  • June 10th, 2013

    Sanna attempts to use diplomacy on the hooded humanoid with no effect. Natauru determines it is a hooded pupil which is undead. Beltin immediately attacks with acid breath scoring first blood. Pike misses with a crossbow bolt, Obregon gets in a single …

  • June 24th, 2013

    We begin to remove her equipment and find combat gear, full plateM, heavy steel shield,skull topped heavy maceM, cloakM(resistance +1), silver holy symbol, spell component pouch, golden token of WeeJas. Pike and Obregon search the room and bodies but …

  • July 8th, 2013

    We split up to handle business. Sanna gets the cloak identified as resistance +1 and figures out the potions were cure serious. We sell the cloak and divide the potions among ourselves. She shares our adventures with them and they advocate for breaking …

  • July 22nd, 2013

    Pike, Gonoan, and Obregon follow the blue cloaked people. Pike hears a bark of laughter as they go around a corner into an alley. Pike follows and they are not to be seen in the alley though there is an opening down a short ways. He approaches the …

  • August 5th, 2013

    As the debris from the door settles, Pike tosses in a thunderstone. We notice a creature of some sort hiding in the corner of this bookcase lined room. There is also an open door leading to a hallway. Pike attempts to shoot the creature but misses. …

  • August 14th, 2013

    We stabilize the lead priest and warrior woman, tie them up and loot the bodies. We find a longsword15g, gauntletsMBrutal 3 charges (1=+2, 2=+3, 3=+4)500g, potionM cure light 50g, 5 combat gear, banded mail250g, 4 short sword40g, 4 dagger4g, 2pearl …

  • August 28th, 2013

    The rest of the group heads toward the Ram, the local inn. We get some drinks and notice the barkeep is a warrior type. He assumes we are with Beltin. Gonoan says we are his group and Pike says we are more his mentors which the barkeep doesn’t believe. …

  • September 11th, 2013

    Sanna and Nat discover that the lizard druid is still alive and are going to stabilize her but her viper begins hissing at them. Sanna attempts to grab it but misses and gets bit for her trouble. Gonoan stamps on it but doesn’t kill it. Sanna fails to …

  • September 25th, 2013

    We are unmolested the rest of the night. We make good time the next morning and Shest shows us what appears to be a huge mound of vines and plants proudly as her home. We notice a couple of guards but not much else. Shest begins to move forwards but …

  • October 9th, 2013

    Shest is still angry and demanding her belongings be returned to her. When we keep talking, she decides to try and leave. Gonoan grabs her and punches her out. We leave her belongings with her and head towards the lizard folk lair. As we approach we …

  • October 23rd, 2013

    We make camp in the swamp. Pike and Obregon notice a couple of large constrictor snakes approaching the camp. Obregon says that is odd behavior as they would normally avoid people. They are moving very sneakily so Obregon shoots at them, killing one …

  • November 6th, 2013

    During the week, we come home to find a symbol on our window that Pike identifies as a summons to the safe house. He heads there and finds the old lady serving breakfast. Ratic is there and invites him to have breakfast. He tells Pike that the bosses …

  • November 21st, 2013

    We approach the animal pens and pass a spiral staircase that goes down. There are 3 pens on each side of the hallway and we hear a feline growl as well as a porcine grunt. As we enter the row, a pair of leopards begin to roar loudly. We hear a voice …

  • December 4th 2013

    Pike moves to the wall and jumps to the arena floor and begins to move towards the exit. Sanna casts sleet storm to cover Pike’s escape. The rest of us begin to move away. We hear Racknian telling his guards “don’t pursue or take offensive actions, we …

  • December 18th, 2013

    The next morning, Gonoan heads towards the Griffon’s Nest to await word of our caravan. He notices a lot of people out and the guard is requesting people stay indoors until they are ready to leave the city. The tavern is very busy due to the chaos and …

  • January 1st, 2014

    The next morning, as we prepare to leave after a good breakfast, we notice Valkus Dun of Hieroneous has joined our party with 20 of his warriors . He introduces Jieran Wierus, the Cuthbertine prophet who will also accompany us. Jieran stops some …

  • January 15th, 2014

    Pike moves into the entrance. Beltin tosses a potion to Gonoan and yells at him to drink it. He drinks it and grows to large size. The dragon’s presence causes Obregon and Hishka to pause and be afraid. Illthain lands across from the entrance to the …

  • January 29th, 2014

    Beltin and Gonoan suffer some more effects from the dragon’s acid vapors, growing weaker. Hishka cures a little bit for Gonoan and heals Beltin of some of his wounds. She then heads off to try and protect her people’s eggs. She calls for other lizards …

  • February 12th, 2014

    We return to the keep and have our wounds tended to. They have a new captain, Zorgon. Marzina asks for our tale. We notice she has an new owl familiar, Ahiloor. We go up to the 2nd floor and settle in. We relate our encounter with the dragon, leaving …

  • February 26th, 2014

    As we move around town selling goods and buying new stuff, there are notices announcing a 6000 gp bounty on Laurus Racknian’s head. We also hear that in order to eliminate any remaining wights in the sewers, the city has added additional gelatinous cubes …

  • March 12th, 2014

    As we move through the halls, we notice that the cosmetic damage we caused has been repaired but traps and treasure have not been reset despite the time that has passed. The clean areas are building up dirt and debris, which is also unusual. As we get …

  • March 26th, 2014

    We loot the bodies and blob and find nothing of value. Pike searches the altar and finds nothing. Sanna attempts to reassemble the broken statue to learn what it was of. She believes it is of some sort of god that resembles a troll. Gonoan looks into …

  • April 23rd, 2014

    Gonoan looks through the arch way and sees a charnel house that used to be a kitchen. There are mutilated corpses of adventurers and dungeon denizens scattered around the room. There is a door on the far side. Nat wonders how these fairly fresh corpses …

  • May 14th, 2014

    Beltin swings at the swarm and disperses it. Mama spider sprays web in the room entangling everyone but Pike and Nat. Gonoan breaks himself free from the web. Pike hits the spider with a crossbow bolt. Sanna hits it with an electric lance. Beltin …

  • May 21st, 2014

    Gonoan looks down the open shaft and can’t see the bottom but hears what sounds like a large creature and stone on stone. He also notices a large hole in the side of the shaft that seems to have fresh air blowing out of it. Beltin spider climbs down and …

  • June 4th, 2014

    We begin searching the dining hall and kitchen. We find nothing of interest. Pike checks the door to the north, finds nothing and opens it. This small room is full of barrels, kegs, and casks which smell of spirits. Gonoan starts opening them looking …

  • June 18th, 2014

    The monster resembles a large brain with a beak and tentacles. It moves up to the net but makes no move to go through it. Beltin hits it with acid and Obregon slays it with 4 arrow hits. We search the room and find a small bag in one of the goblins …

  • July 1st, 2014

    She disappears, banished to her home plane. We find papers on the table which contain a letter to someone only referred to as the “general”. It assures them that the supplies are ¾ complete and the troops, 34 orcs, 43 goblins, 6 giants and the command …

  • July 16th, 2014

    A person who appears to be a priest of Boccob stands up from behind the broken statue. He says someone is alive and trapped under one of the wagons. Can you assist them or allow me to assist them. My name is Acton Kathanor. Gonoan moves towards the …

  • July 30th, 2014

    We start buying equipment and upgrading items. Beltin and Obregon head to the Church of St Cuthbert. We ask for Eritae and are given an appointment for this afternoon. Gonoan and Pike visit Ret’s Taxidermy to inquire after having his goblin head …

  • August 13th, 2014

    Beltin visits the Silver Garter to see his saucy tart, Lathalydia. She tells him that there are a lot of wizards, priests and scholars in town so they are very busy. Sanna attracts a new follower, a female gray elf sorceress named Elaine. She is …

  • August 26th, 2014

    Pike drops and tumbles away from the creature. Beltin breathes acid at it but it doesn’t seem as effective as usual. Gonoan gets in 2 good chops but they also seem to do less damage than expected. The golem hits Gonoan again with its flaming sword and …

  • September 9th, 2014

    The room the hobgoblins were trying to flee into is a fairly large room with a fountain under construction. The center is a statue of a man holding a sword aloft standing over a miniature city. There are areas of magical darkness to the left and right. …

  • September 30th, 2014

    Sanna and Beltin attempt to crank the elevator down but fail to move it. Obregon moves to help. The orcs manage to move up again. Gonoan joins us at the crank while Pike attempts to climb the elevator support. We fail to move them down again and they …

  • October 21st, 2014

    Pike searches the throne but finds nothing. We move through the door behind it and go down some stairs to a 4way junction. Straight ahead ends in rubble, to the left is a door and to the right is a long room with 2 tables and a large book case. Pike …

  • November 4th, 2014

    We continue to move towards the exit finding the major doors spiked open. To be cantankerous, we remove the spikes as we go. The secret door in the troll lair is closed, however and when Pike opens it, we see 3 Tyrones (the demonic bird) on the stairs …

  • November 18th, 2014

    We head to the Green Dragon Inn to return the sword of Chaos to Rikard. It is busy and full of river folk. We hear rumbles about the ruins and adventurers who returned with treasure and a dead dragon, apparently we are being noticed. We hear someone …

  • December 2nd, 2014

    We arrive at Kellicks and are shown to a sitting room. Pike takes the head chair. After a couple of minutes, Kellick appears in full regalia. He asks what we need, aren’t we supposed to be helping Tiira? We let him know that we declined her job …

  • December 16th, 2014

    We try to decide what our next step should be. We head to Eritae’s group and let her know about the golem and the effects of the curse on the bridge. She is appreciative for the information and seems determined to obtain access to the keep. Pike wants …

  • January 13th, 2015

    Pike immediately makes good his escape. Beltin steps up and says “walk away” to Obregon and calls to the bartender that the next round is on him, flashing a gold coin. Sanna and Nat move to the door and Obregon nods to Beltin and heads toward the door. …

  • January 27th, 2015

    We decide to head to the tower of War and attempt to find the missing section of the main level. We spend the rest of the day gearing up. We arrive at the camp of the St Cuthbertians and stop by to say hi. Eritae greets us and warns us of trolls in the …

  • February 10th, 2015

    Pike and Obregon begin searching the rooms. The bedroom has nothing of value, neither does the kitchen or either pantry. We return to the door across from the conference room which opens onto a hallway with a door on the east wall a ways down. Pike …

  • February 24th, 2015

    Beltin spits acid at the undead bullette while Elaine shoots it with a magic missile. Sanna pounds it with a lightning bolt. Obregon puts 2 arrows in it while it tries to bite him. Gonoan freaks out on it and hacks it to pieces. He then digs through …

  • March 10th, 2015

    We begin heading down the passage to the left again. Gonoan feels we are in a very unstable area and should not go any further. We turn around and choose to continue down the original tunnel. This stays pretty straight for quite a ways and Gonoan …

  • March 24th, 2015

    Pike believes the creature will attack the first person through the door. Beltin spits acid at it but it doesn’t appear to have any affect. Sanna cast ice storm around it but it has no affect either but does make the area around the golem dangerous to …

  • April 7th, 2015

    AS we continue, we notice a lot of gear driven mechanisms around. They appear to be rust free and well maintained though this area does not seem to be well traveled. After a while, Gononan feels we have climbed about 50’ and it begins to look more …

  • April 14th, 2015

    We make our way home and Elaine immediately heads to her room to take a bath. We pool our loot and sell it for 1,673 gp, 7 sp. We begin discussing what to do next. We talk about opening a storefront for the Order. We are leaning towards waiting in …

  • May 5th, 2015

    Beltin begins stripping Fid of his possessions as Pike and Obregon make their way over to join him. The rest of the party hangs at Fid’s shack. We take a Rapier, boots, studded leather, cloak, shortbow, arrows 20, and a potion. We store his stuff in …

  • May 19th, 2015

    There is a long hallway with 3 doors on the left, one on the far end of the right wall and an archway in to a dining room. Sanna rushes in, sees 2 cultists in the dining room and hits both with scorching rays. Beltin drinks a potion of bulls strength …

  • June 2nd, 2015

    We go home to rest. Sanna reads over the ledger we took from the cultists and finds a hand written receipt for the bones of Bluto from Ladav Idnorsea. It was delivered just days ago from the Bandit Kingdoms. Upon waking the next morning, we get …

  • June 16th, 2015

    We gather up our gear, and on the 12th of Patchwall, we make our way to the ruins. Upon arrival, we begin drinking our potions; Gonoan and Beltin grow to large size with impressive muscles and Sanna can now see invisible. The plan works flawlessly, the …

  • June 30th, 2015

    We move down on to the landing and the portcullis does not fall. Beltin sticks his head through the illusion and sees a narrow room with 2 old corpses. The bodies have been here for several weeks and have nothing of value. It seems that someone left …

  • July 14th, 2015

    Gonaon, Beltin and Obregon attempt to move the item but manage to topple it on themselves. It turns out to be a huge steel mirror. After dusting themselves off, there is a corridor heading off behind here. It goes down a ways and turns. As we move …

  • August 11th, 2015

    Sanna drops another lightning ball over the back half of the room while Beltin jumps across and trades hits with a troll. Gonoan hears some chanting from where the wizard ran away and then kills the troll in front of him. 2 of the trolls move after the …

  • August 27th, 2015

    The hallway ends at a door left open by the minotaurs. This is obviously Jhinjahr’s treasure chamber, with a large chest near the back of the room. Pike picks the lock but a fire trap goes off giving him some 3rd degree burns. The chest contains 2 …

  • September 9th, 2015

    We see a handful of orogs and a lot of orcs approaching from the next couple of rooms. Pike leads off by putting a bolt through an orcs neck and Beltin melts the remaining 5 in the first room. Obregon kills 2 more after climbing the barricade. Sanna …

  • September 23rd, 2015

    Sanna moves up and hits the remaining 3 rust monsters with a lightning bolt, killing them all. We hear more of them coming from the door behind Sanna. We ready ourselves for them to enter. As the door swings open, Obregon hurts one, Pike misses another …

  • October 7th, 2015

    Pike climbs the statue while Nat counsels that at least some of us should move outside the room and shut the door. Pike examines the head and gem but finds nothing odd so tries to remove the gem and a burst of magical energy surges through the room but …

  • October 21st, 2015

    We get through the other portcullis with the blink ring and make our way to Greyhawk unmolested. We arrive around midafternoon and head home. We split up the loot and Gonoan and Beltin move out to sell it. Sanna goes to the Mage’s Guild with Elaine and …

  • July 28th, 2015

    There is a short hallway which opens onto a medium sized room with a statue and items scattered around the floor. The statue is partially blocking the entrance and appears to be a human wizard turned to stone. The rest of the room is supernaturally dark …

  • November 4th, 2015

    Pike arrives at the ruins and heads in to the center tower. He encounters no one and makes it to the trap door. He leaves a trail of stones leading towards it and manages to get it open using a lever. He moves down the stairs, portcullises closing …

  • November 18th, 2015

    Pike moves in to a narrowing area that curves around and exits in to a room littered with bones scattered amongst a number of boulders. He is 2/3 up the wall in a hole and there is a ledge above him. He can hear a humanoid sized creature is moving …

  • December 2nd, 2015

    Its early afternoon on the 16th and Beltin, Obregon and Sanna begin reading their books. Nat heads off on his own errands, Gonoan goes drinking and Pike heads to the Dark Moon monastery to see what he owes. The monastery is large and extremely well …

  • December 16th, 2015

    It appears the kobolds have kept the first four levels (Zagig’s gauntlet, Ogre crypts, apprentices walk, and another that seems to be class and study rooms) cleared so we keep moving down. The next level is the vaults of creation, where golems and other …

  • December 30th, 2015

    Nat heals up Gonoan with the healing belt. We choose the far passage and while checking this well locked door, we hear several verbeeg on the other side. Pike manages to pick this complicated lock after a few tries though we can hear that they know we …

  • January 27th, 2016

    We search the alcove and find nothing of interest. Pike checks the east door and it opens easily to reveal stairs that go down. The west door opens onto an identical set of stairs. We decide to go back to a couple of areas that we skipped earlier. As …

  • February 10th, 2016

    We follow the directions and come to the south facing stairs leading to a large room. There is an alcove to the side with a statue of a wizard, head back as if singing. As we pass near, the statue begins to sing. This room is a vaulted chamber lit by …

  • February 24th, 2016

    We decide to start checking out the bowl shaped room with the wizard pillars. Obregon can tell that a few things have been through this room; a slow moving giant and some humanoid wizards/clerics. We begin to search the room and suddenly Sanna, Gonoan …

  • March 10th, 2016

    The demons look a little like orcs with 4 arms and are each wielding 2 large sized longbows. The cleric definitely appears to be a priest of Iuz in full plate with a heavy mace and shield. Sanna throws an electric ball which the demons ignore and does …

  • April 6th, 2016

    Beltin heads down the spiral staircase. About 50’ down, there is a room off of the stairs whose door is ajar. He heads back up and gets Pike and Sanna to come down and check it out while he continues to descend. Pike opens the door the rest of the way …

  • April 20th, 2016

    We spend some time in the city on the 24th of Patchwall, ordering items and healing up. During the day, Gonoan is struck with some health damage. Beltin manages to heal it but he goes to a healer to figure out why. Sanna convinces him go to the Druids …

  • May 4th 2016

    We return to the ruins and enter the tower of magic (the kobolds do not molest us). We descend until we pass the trough of burning tar which singes Sanna a little on the way by. We arrive at Kalystys chamber and open the door. We move in to the room …

  • Beltin Durkees

    Hometown: Lower Eery, situated in the Cairn Hills between High Eery and Blackwall Keep. A mining town whose chief exports were copper, slate and a little timber until 5 years ago when a strong vein of silver was discovered in an old copper shaft. The …