Prequel 2: The World Crystals
Session 159: Strange Waters and Strange Lands
Game Master of this session DragonBard
Earth Time: May 29th, 2021 7:30pm MST
Arenadill Time: 3:00 - 22nd day of Blue Fall - year 2130
   
 

-Storyline 1-
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Statistics
Players 11
Friendly NPCs 2
TOTAL 13
Appearing Characters
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly

Gusty (Gus) Stormhand
NPC-Friendly

Arenadill Timestamp
3:00 (22/BF/2130)
Scenario Change

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 2
Town
GM Narration

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Event Order: 3
The party has made their way safely to Baffenburg, a port town nestled on the southern coastline of the mountainous dwarven nation of Jaracarn.

The town appeared to be troubled by a ravenous creature in the harbor, preventing the town's ships from lifting anchor. With the party needing a ship to get to Dark Forest Island and the town needing aide, the party has taken on the task to deal with this watery menace.
Event Image

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Event Order: 4
Sea Serpent

On the shoulders of Jai, the now dead sea serpent, has been dragged into the town center Baffenburg.

The town guards, seeing the sight of Jai dragging this monstrous beast in the late hours of the night, provided assistance and darted to alert the town mayor.

The party now stands in the town center of Baffenburg next to the entrance of the port Inn, where the party has been invited to rest from their battle with the sea serpent.
Character Action

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Event Order: 5
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party waits for the mayor.
Event Image

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Event Order: 6
Gusty (Gus) Stormhand

A short and stalky dwarf approaches the party. The dwarf has a red beard shaved off a this shin and a glass eye in his right eye socket. The dwarf is dawned in navy a commander's outfit, brandishing a saber at his side and large gun is his belt.
Character Action

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Event Order: 7
Acting Character(s)
Gusty (Gus) Stormhand
NPC-Friendly


Action:
Gus stands before the party, his jaw dropped and his one good eye staring widely at the beast. "Who the blimey el are you bunch and where did ye come from?! This is the greatest thing I've seen in decades, bloody excellent! Gusty Stormhand is my name, as mayor of Baffenburn, I welcome you all to stay as long as you need, and please, do not hesitate in asking how the king can thank you."
Arenadill Timestamp
11:00 (22/BF/2130)
GM Narration

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Event Order: 9
The next morning, the party is greeted by a dwarven runner, inviting them to the lobby of the Inn.

The dwarf leads the party to the lobby of the Inn, there, the party sees a large chest sitting in the center of the room. The dwarf approaches the chest and opens it revealing the contents to the party. He speaks "A gift from the citizens of Baffenburg, knowledge of your services carries fast."

In the chest sits three items:
1 - A shimmering magical bow
2 - A cloak
3 - A strange headband
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Glamered Thundering Fire Longbow

Glamered: Can take the form of any shape and still function the same.

Damage:
1d8 + [2d8s+kb] + [1d6f]
Event Image

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Event Order: 11
Dark Elf Cloak of Etherealness

For 60-min/per day (min 1-min intervals); wearer can become ethereal. Works like Ethereal Jaunt spell.
Character Action

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Event Order: 12
Acting Character(s)
Brida
Jessica

Layla
Jess

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan


Action:
The party agrees, Sorn takes the cloak and Brida takes the bow.

The party identifies the head band and agree to give it to Layla.
Reward-Drop

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 13
Brida
Jessica

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Glamered Thunder-Fire Longbow x 1
Layla
Jess

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Winter Wolf Headband x 1
Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Cloak of Etherealness x 1
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 14
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party looks to one another, Sorn and Jai mention that they are in need of a ship and crew.
Character Action

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Event Order: 15
Acting Character(s)
Gusty (Gus) Stormhand
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The dwarf speaks, "A ship ye say? Where are you needing to go?"
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The Map to the Water Temple

Daba takes out the map from her sack. She unravels it and shows Gusty their destinations.
Character Action

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Event Order: 17
Acting Character(s)
Gusty (Gus) Stormhand
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The dwarf clears his throat then speaks, "Well then, if a ship and crew is what ya need, then you shall have it. And their aint a captain here that can get ya there, except for one. I will captain you to the Dark Forest Island!"

Gus mentions that he will need two days to prepare the ship and his crew. He informs the party that they should meet him at the dock at noon on the second day.
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 18
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party spends their next couple of day in the town of Baffenburn.

Sorn and Jai help haul the dead sea serpent to the armors, they aim to harvest the corpse to make fine armor. Brida tags along to help with the skinning.

Daba and Layla use the town's alchemy lab/kitchen to work on potion brewing.

Ron and Talka head to teh stables to check on their animals and to secure arrangement before their voyage.
Character Action

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Event Order: 19
Acting Character(s)
Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan


Action:
Jai, Brida and Sorn are successful with the skinning preserving 85% of the materials. Jai, Brida and Sorn aid the towns armor over the next couple of days to create new armor.

They manage to create a Sea Serpent Kilt they catered for Ron.

In an attempt to make bracers, they break the bindings and the fail the creation.

Jai manages to salvage and shape most of the pieces to make a set of full plate armor. To complete the task will take him a full month of work.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 18 - Roll: 18
Reward-Drop

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 20
Jai
Rob

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Sea Serpent Plate Kit x 1
Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Sea Serpent Kilt x 1
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 21
Acting Character(s)
Layla
Jess

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
Layla and Daba work together over the next couple of days creating potions. The town supplies the materials they need.

They complete with an yield of:
2 Medium Healing, 3 Major Healing and 4 Supreme Healing potions

The two divvy out their creations to the party members.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 18 - Roll: 20
Reward-Drop

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 22
Brida
Jessica

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Potion of Cure Maj Healing x 1
Layla
Jess

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Potion of Cure Sup Healing x 2
Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Potion of Cure Maj Healing x 1
Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Potion of Cure Mod Wounds x 2
Potion of Cure Maj Healing x 1
Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Potion of Cure Sup Healing x 2
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 23
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Twinkle Toes
Shawna


Action:
Ron and Twinkle Toe work on training Axel with Narra to improve Axel's skill. 


Action Roll Result
-Roll failed-
DC: 18 - Roll: 14
Arenadill Timestamp
22:00 (22/BF/2130)
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 25
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna


Action:
To entertain their nights, Sorn, Ron and Twinkle Toes decide to see their animal allies train one-on-one.

Narra is pitted against Axel
Narra is pitted against Shadow
GM Narration

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Event Order: 26
Narra vs Axel - Best of Three
Narra - Win
Draw
Narra - Win

Narra vs Shadow - Best of Three
Narra - Win
Shadow - Win
Shadow - Win
Arenadill Timestamp
3:00 (23/BF/2130)
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 28
Acting Character(s)
Sorn Duskryn
Nathan


Action:
Sorn slips out to the beach early morning. He searches the moon lit sands for eggs.

He manages to locate some broken Sea Serpent Shells. Hoping they may have some value to a jeweler, he collects the shells.

Sorn later that day meets up with the town jeweler. The jeweler informs Sorn that they are a good material, he could make one into a trinket. Sorn pays for the work and the jeweler begins, jeweler tells him to come back before he leaves to sea. 


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 18 - Roll: 18
Arenadill Timestamp
9:00 (24/BF/2130)
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 30
Acting Character(s)
Layla
Jess

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan


Action:
Sorn meets up with the hide worker who was working on a winter wolf hide for him. Sorn retrieved his cloak and gives it to Layla.

Sorn also meets with the jeweler and receives a Sea Serpent Shell Necklace cast in silver. 
Reward-Drop

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 31
Layla
Jess

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Sea Serpent Shell Necklace x 1
Arenadill Timestamp
12:00 (24/BF/2130)
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 33
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party, ready, meets up and heads down to the docks.
Scenario Change

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 34
Ship Quarters
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 35
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly

Gusty (Gus) Stormhand
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party joins Gusty and his crew aboard their readied vessel.

With an order from Captain Gusty, the crew set to work and cast off toward the ocean.
Scenario Change

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 36
Open Water
Character Action

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Event Order: 37
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party lets the crew work as the party takes various places on the ship.

Brida, Muninn, and Ulrich head up to the crows nest.

Daba, not being fond of sea travel begins to get sick. She heads below deck, Jai and Layla follow to give her aid. Layla cast some spells to ease her stomach.

Sorn, Twinkle Toes and Ron hang out around the helm where Gusty stands.
Arenadill Timestamp
22:00 (24/BF/2130)
GM Narration

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Event Order: 39
The seas are fare and the party enjoys the open sea air as this ship sails eastward.

Night falls and the party rests below deck.
Arenadill Timestamp
5:00 (25/BF/2130)
GM Narration

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Event Order: 41
The party is awoken suddenly in the night. They can see the crew of the ship rushing and darting toward the deck.
Event Image

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Event Order: 42
The Ocean Storm

The party reaches the deck of the ship as the sharp cold air strikes them to their bones. Waves swell, lightning crashes, winds howl and the rain slams the party's sea vessel as the ship waves back and forth.
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 43
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly


Action:
The party scrambles to find their footing from the violent trashing of the boat.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 12 - Roll: 13
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 44
Acting Character(s)
Brida
Jessica


Action:
Another large wave crashes down on the boat. Most manage to hang on but Brida topples from the crows nest into the water.

The crew begin hauling "Man over board!"


Action Roll Result
-Roll failed-
DC: 15 - Roll: 2
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 45
Acting Character(s)
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica


Action:
Axel leaps into the water and begins paddling over to Brida.

Axel makes it, the two aid each other in the water.

The crew and hte party work together using a large fish let to scoop up the two can get them back on to the boat.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 20 - Roll: 20
Arenadill Timestamp
8:00 (26/BF/2130)
Scenario Change

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 47
Ship Graveyard
GM Narration

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Event Order: 48
The party looks around at their strange and new surroundings. 

They seem to have crashed into land as their ship is wraped around a large protruding rock, towering out of the water. The air is filled with a thick misty fog and a heavy heat that latches to the breath.

As far as they can see, peering through the fog, the party is appears to be in a ship graveyard as dozens of crashed and wrecked ships, litter the shore line.

Event Image

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Event Order: 49
Skeleton Pirates, Ghosts and Dark Spirits

Looking around, the party sees they are not alone in this wooden, salty graveyard. Around, skeleton pirates, ghosts and dark spirits begin to crawl along the broken and shattered ships, making their way toward the party, to the smell of fresh flesh must be calling them...
Encounter

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Event Order: 50
Axel
Shawna

Brida
Jessica

Jai
Rob

Layla
Jess

Muninn
Lacey

Narra
Lacey

Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

Shadowfang
Nathan

Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

Twinkle Toes
Shawna

Ulrich
Lacey

Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly

Gusty (Gus) Stormhand
NPC-Friendly

Ghost Human
Hostile-Group

Ghost Human
Hostile-Group

Ghost Human
Hostile-Group

Ghost Human
Hostile-Group

Greater Shadow
Hostile-Group

Greater Shadow
Hostile-Group

Skeleton Pirate
Hostile-Group

Skeleton Pirate
Hostile-Group

Skeleton Pirate
Hostile-Group

Skeleton Pirate
Hostile-Group

Skeleton Pirate
Hostile-Group

Skeleton Pirate
Hostile-Group

Character Card Markings
Dead Character
Encounter Statistics
Players 11
Friendly-NPCs 2
Hostile-NPC-Groups 12
TOTAL CHARACTERS 25
Key Events Battle Log
1 - Brida begins unleashing arrow after arrow from on top of the crows nest.
2 - Jai discovers has blade has no effect on the shadows.
3 - Sorn take a moment to study the creatures.
4 - Layal begins casting her aura, noticing she cannot hurt the skeletons.
5 - Daba enlarges Jai.
6 - Daba stays close to Layla as Layla focus on her aura Daba covers her back.
7 - Twinkle Toes and Axel isolate one and work together to take it down.
8 - Gusty's crew gets below deck as he stay aboard to help, firing the odd blast from his gun.
9 - Ron and Narra cover the bow of the boat fending off multiple creatures.
10 - Sorn begins to call out the weakness as the party focus on their attacks.
11 - Layla gest swarmed, Jai and Daba protect her as Daba keeps her on her feat.
12 - The party starts to feel the ware of battle as the onslaught of the dead continue to surround them.
13 - In what feels like a lifetime, the air finally draw silent. The battle is over and our party stands victorious.
Reward-Drop

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 51
Brida
Jessica

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Jai
Rob

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Layla
Jess

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Ron Thunderhill
Lacey

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Sorn Duskryn
Nathan

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Twinkle Toes
Shawna

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Daba Dewfeather
NPC-Friendly

EXP Gained
4100
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
   
Arenadill Timestamp
8:30 (26/BF/2130)