Monthly Archives: November 2009

Mundus Novit: Dark Horizons – There’s A Mole, and Then There’s A Mole.

In “The Stream,” Boyle and his team get jumped in Kathmandu by a crew who may work for the Chinese. In “The Vault,” a special section of Canada’s Communications Security Establishment is monitoring Kathmandu, which has gone dark to all … Continue reading

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The Lorestaves: The NPCs at Causens’ Corner

Causens’ Corner in the Temples The NPCs listed in this section are tertiary characters at best. They should be used in a narrative capacity. They are mouthpieces for the GM, and should not be coming into conflict with the PCs. … Continue reading

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Mundus Novit: The Doctor Is Out

“This is fucking bad,” Dyck said. “This is way fucking bad.” “You’ll be okay.” Mads searched his memory for what Harvey Keitel had said in that movie. “It takes a long time to die from a gut wound. Hurts like … Continue reading

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The Lorestaves: The NPCs at the Squandering Snail, Part 2

The Non-Player Characters at the Sign of the Squandering Snail, Part Two Flourette, a barmaid at the gambling den at the Squandered Snail 23 year old Female Human Commoner 2: CR 1; Size M; HD 2d4-2; hp 4; Init +5; … Continue reading

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Mundus Novit: Dark Horizons – Thicker Than Water

In “The Stream,” Boyle and his team get jumped in Kathmandu by a crew who may work for the Chinese. In “The Vault,” a special section of Canada’s Communications Security Establishment is monitoring Kathmandu, which has gone dark to all … Continue reading

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The Lorestaves: The NPCs at the Squandering Snail, Part 1

The Non-Player Characters at the Sign of the Squandering Snail, Part One Murnac, owner of The Squandering Snail gambling house 54 year old Male Human Rogue 3: CR 3; Size M; HD 3d6+3; hp 16; Init +1; Spd 30 ft.; … Continue reading

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Swords and A Squandering Snail: Cade of Galaras

Cade of Galaras poet, performer, and sometimes swordsman Rogue 1/Unfettered 2: CR 3; Medium-sized Half-Elf; HD 1d6 plus 2d8; hp 19; Init +6; Spd 30 ft.; AC 16, Touch 13, Flat-Footed 14; BAB +2; Atk +3 melee (1d8+1, longsword) or … Continue reading

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Mundus Novit: The Flick Got Switched

Do I need to use spoiler tags? I don’t think so. I don’t think talking about anything that happens in Dark Horizons requires spoiler tags. Why would you be reading this if you haven’t been reading that? When last we … Continue reading

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The Lorestaves: The Squandering Snail – The Basement

The Tavern and Gambling Den at the Sign of the Squandering Snail Written by Fraser Ronald Maps and Illustrations by Dean Martin The Basement The walls in this area are made of earth, though they have wood beams reinforcing them. … Continue reading

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Swords and A Squandering Snail: Drustan of Teyrs

Drustan of Teyrs, warrior and outlaw 22 year old Male Half-Orc Ranger2/Rogue 1: CR 3; Size M; HD 2d8+2 + 1d6+1; hp 19; Init +3; Spd 30 ft.; AC 17 (16 without shield); BAB +2; Atk +7 (+3 two weapon … Continue reading

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