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The Blue Goblin

Mistress of Time, Episode 3 A Carousing Story Though this Carousing Encounter does take place in a tavern, if you think all Carousing Encounters take place in taverns or inns, you a selling yourself short. The Carousing Encounter found in WHAT is the perfect catch-all encounter to use for all sorts of occasions and situations… Continue reading The Blue Goblin

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WHAT – A Look at Alignment

Alignment Defined & Problems Dungeons & Dragons, Pathfinder and other RPGs define Alignment as a character's or creature's basic moral and ethical orientation or attitude. Some game systems avoid alignment altogether. In simplistic terms, Alignment has to do with good and evil. However, life isn't simple. We can all say we have seen "good" people… Continue reading WHAT – A Look at Alignment

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WHAT Monsters and Other Critters

"Where are all of the cool creepy monsters?" asks the new player. It's true, when you purchase most RPGs, role playing games, the monsters aren't in the core rules. Some rules like WHAT, Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir, cover some of the bases. WHAT has 16 different creatures and races, and when it comes to… Continue reading WHAT Monsters and Other Critters

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Zhu Paand & Fizzrelda

Mistress of Time, Episode 1 A Recruiting Story *Note: This story is from a Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir, WHAT, Carousing Encounter. It takes place in a small village in the Border Kingdom near its border to the Goblin lands and Goranth. The Encounter Rating is 3 and takes place in the village square and… Continue reading Zhu Paand & Fizzrelda

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WHAT – Creating a Character You Can Love

Creating a character is easy in Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir, WHAT. It is the first thing a player does in any role playing or immersive game. In some games it is an easy process and in others, it is a bit more complex. I've heard and read anecdotes of characters dying before the creation… Continue reading WHAT – Creating a Character You Can Love

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Painting Female Goblins

Are there holes in your miniature collection? I've had one in mine for years - orcs and goblins. When it comes to tabletop villains, I've got dark elves, skaven (wererats), chaos (mutant humans), beastmen, gnolls, and all kinds of undead, but very very few orcs and goblins. I'm working on a new campaign, a new… Continue reading Painting Female Goblins

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WHAT – The Paladin

Wait a minute! There's already a Knight class in WHAT (Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir), isn't that the same thing? Well, yes and no. WHAT defines a Knight as an elite fighter skilled in the use of a sword. While a Paladin is indeed a Knight, he or she is also something more. We first… Continue reading WHAT – The Paladin

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WHAT – The Barbarian

Both Dungeons and Dragons and Pathfinder have a Barbarian Class not found in many other RPGs including Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir (WHAT). In this post, I'll go over what makes the Barbarian different from your average Warrior and how to easily create one for WHAT. There is a tradeoff, however, the more you make… Continue reading WHAT – The Barbarian

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Spears of the Winged Skull

This fearsome unit has not lost a battle since the Battle of the Black Marsh. The sorceress who owns the regiment, Xyandi Nindraizan, had the survivors decimated - one in ten were impaled on their own spears to sooth her anger. The current commander, Ghin Cygnarc, knows that in each battle or skirmish, he must… Continue reading Spears of the Winged Skull

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Spears of the Red Skull

Spears of the Red Skull or "Red Skulls" is a Dark Elf unit. The Red Skulls is a unit of 12 figures for Warrior Heroes Warbands by Two Hour Wargames. The rules are still available from Rebel Minis on their website and on DriveThru RPG. It is the first unit I've completed in my Mid-Summer… Continue reading Spears of the Red Skull

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WHAT – A Day Carousing

Taverns and Inns are deeply embedded in Role Playing Games and fantasy literature. Whether it is the Prancing Pony in Lord of the Rings or Inn of the Last Home in DragonLance, the tavern inn is an important meeting place for characters and often serves as home, or base of operations, for traveling characters. The… Continue reading WHAT – A Day Carousing

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WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 4, The Game

While most of Entoich is open semi-arid land, the land becomes more wooded in the north approaching Tropilium, which was where Bhoma and her band was headed. The border between Tropilium and Entoich is the Clemency River and the Clemency River flows into Mare Tropilii, "Sea of the Tropilium". Today finds them in Kanesh, the… Continue reading WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 4, The Game