Chapter 5: The Borderlands
Session 153: The Keep on the Borderlands XIX
Game Master of this session DragonBard
Earth Time: April 28th, 2021 6:30pm MST
Arenadill Time: 14:30 - 38th day of Red Fall - year 2130
   
 

-Storyline 1-
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Statistics
Players 6
TOTAL 6
Appearing Characters
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Doctor What
Mit

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C

Arenadill Timestamp
14:30 (38/RF/2130)
Scenario Change

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Event Order: 2
Dark Castle
GM Narration

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After a rest in the North West corridor of the citadel, our party has continued to pressed on through the Underdark Citadel.

After clearing the West wing of the citadel, the party found some dwarven black smith documents, tools and strange, life-like statues. 

The party then made their way to the East wing. Here they located more evidence of dwarves as they uncover this Underdark Citadel once used as a dwarven blacksmith academy.
Event Image

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Event Order: 4
Hall of Undead Warriors

The party continued to explore the North East corridor. Here, they discovered a large dwarven crypt.

The party attempted to pass through but where ambushed by a mass horde of dwarven skeletons and zombies.

Our party now stands victorious over the piles of bone and flesh.
Party Rest

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Event Order: 5
Active Party Rest
-Full-Rest-

The party takes a short rest as Barbarian aids Dr What from his wounds.




Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


On Guard
Barbarian-Jim
  Spells Per-Day Recovered: No
  Wounds Recovered: 0
  Non-Leathal Damage Recovered: 0
  State Changed To: Battle-Ready
  Complications Changed To: +4 NLD
Beluar Torkas-Tiago.S
  Spells Per-Day Recovered: No
  Wounds Recovered: 0
  Non-Leathal Damage Recovered: 0
  State Changed To: Battle-Ready
  Complications Changed To: +4 NLD
Blindrooster-Jose
  Spells Per-Day Recovered: No
  Wounds Recovered: 0
  Non-Leathal Damage Recovered: 0
  State Changed To: Battle-Ready
  Complications Changed To: +4 NLD
Doctor What-Mit
  Spells Per-Day Recovered: No
  Wounds Recovered: 0
  Non-Leathal Damage Recovered: 0
  State Changed To: Battle-Ready
  Complications Changed To: +4 NLD
Gnomaniac-Ray
  Spells Per-Day Recovered: No
  Wounds Recovered: 0
  Non-Leathal Damage Recovered: 0
  State Changed To: Battle-Ready
  Complications Changed To: +4 NLD, Poisoned
Llothrin sil Elyon-Tiago.C
  Spells Per-Day Recovered: No
  Wounds Recovered: 0
  Non-Leathal Damage Recovered: 0
  State Changed To: Battle-Ready
  Complications Changed To: +4 NLD

Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 6
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Doctor What
Mit

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
With three doors to go through, the party searches the two north doors first.

The party discovers a room with four chests and another strange statue that holds a crystal ball on top. Unlike the other four in the crypt, this ball is not lit.
Character Action

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Event Order: 7
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Doctor What
Mit

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
Barbarian does not detect any magic in the room. 

The party readies to open all four chests at the same time.

The chests are unlocked and not trapped.

The party finds quite the collection:

2 Superior Healing Potions.
A chest full of gold and gems.
A chest full of strange stones.
The fourth chest was empty.
Character Action

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Event Order: 8
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Doctor What
Mit

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
The party appraises the strange stones and their rarity and value surprise them.

The get Beluar to lug the chest of dwarven blacksmith stones and the chest of gems.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 15 - Roll: 18
Reward-Drop

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Event Order: 9
Barbarian
Jim

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 100
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 100
PP: 0
Items Gained
  Chest of 21 Stones x 1
Chest of 50 Gems x 1
Blindrooster
Jose

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 100
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Doctor What
Mit

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 100
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Gnomaniac
Ray

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 100
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C

EXP Gained
0
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 100
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
    
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 10
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Doctor What
Mit

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
The party decides that Dr What should scope out the next room to the West before they head into it.
Character Action

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Event Order: 11
Acting Character(s)
Doctor What
Mit


Action:
While the party stands guard in the crypt, Doctor What heads into the third door on the West wall to scope the joint.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 18 - Roll: 20
Arenadill Timestamp
19:00 (38/RF/2130)
Character Action

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Event Order: 13
Acting Character(s)
Doctor What
Mit


Action:
Doctor What seems to find new allies. He hides in the lava chamber.


Action Roll Result
-Successful-
DC: 15 - Roll: 18
Arenadill Timestamp
20:30 (38/RF/2130)
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 15
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
The party waits for a while, Doctor What does not return. They decide to head into the West chamber to investigate.
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 16
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
The party enters through the door and make their way through the narrow hallway as Llothrin leads.

Gnomaniac climbs up on Blindrooster's shoulders as the two enter together.
GM Narration

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The party passes through the hallway till they open the last door.

The party finds themselves in  large circular room that appears to have been carved out with less grace then the rest of the dwarven structure. In the center of the room lays a large dep pit of boiling lava.

In the center of the lava, a large, three-pronged rock protrudes out of the the lava pool. In the center of the protruding rock stands a single cage with a maiden trapped inside.
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 18
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
Beluar and Barbarian hop down into the chamber and investigate the room. Llothrin remains at the door with his bow ready.

Blindrooster casts his floating disk and takes Gnomaniac to float over to the maiden in the cage.

Character Action

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Event Order: 19
Acting Character(s)
Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray


Action:
Blindroost and Gnomaniac begin to question the maiden.
Event Image

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Event Order: 20
The Maiden in the Cell

The maiden introduces her self as Clorisa, and urge the party to help her. She explains she has been her for a while and is to be sacrificed.
Character Action

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Event Order: 21
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
Blindrooster does not believe the maiden and begins threating to attack.

Llothrin pleads that they should not been so hasty in their choice, she could be telling the truth.

Barbarian agrees with Blindrooster, nothing here has been holy, nothing here that is good is still alive.
Character Action

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Event Order: 22
Acting Character(s)
Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray


Action:
Gnomaniac summons four eagles to ready for battle. Blindrooster unleashes an attack on the maiden.
Event Image

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The Maiden in the Cell

The maiden is struck down in her cell. Suddenly, she begins to change and morph, her hair becomes wriggling snakes and her eyes a cold blue steel.

The maiden tosses the cage into the fire and attacks Blindrooster!
Character Action

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Event Order: 24
Acting Character(s)
Doctor What
Mit


Action:
Suddenly, Doctor What appears behind the medusa. Doctor What transforms himself to look like medusa, then, without warning, attacks Blindrooster!
Encounter

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Event Order: 25
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Doctor What
Mit

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C

Medusa
Hostile-Group

Character Card Markings
Dead Character
Encounter Statistics
Players 6
Hostile-NPC-Groups 1
TOTAL CHARACTERS 7
Key Events Battle Log
1 - Blindrooster and Gnomaniac manage to slip away from the gorgon,
2 - Llothring volleys arrow after arrow on to the gorgon.
3 - Blindrooster begins to cast his spells on the gorgon but falls short as Doctor What attacks him from behind.
4 - The gorgon lunges out at Gnomaniac and grapples him in her snake like grip, coiling around his small body.
5 - Doctor What steals rations from Blindrooster.
6 - Barbarian shouts at Doctor What for his stupidity as he charges in to heal the party.
7 - Blindrooster turns to fight Doctor What.
8 - After taking Blindrooster's rations, Doctor What disappears from the combat.
9 - Beluar attacks the gorgon with all his might, the blood of the beast pools around the gnome.
10 - The gorgon continues its savage attacks on the gnome, its bite and gaze begin to turn the gnome to stone.
11 - With arrows, slashes and burn marks covering the gorgon's body, it finally slips into the lava, bursting into a puff of flame before it meets its end.
Reward-Drop

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 26
Barbarian
Jim

EXP Gained
533
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

EXP Gained
533
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Blindrooster
Jose

EXP Gained
533
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Doctor What
Mit

EXP Gained
600
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Gnomaniac
Ray

EXP Gained
533
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C

EXP Gained
533
Wealth Gained
CP: 0
SP: 0
GP: 0
PP: 0
Items Gained
 
    
Character Action

[Back To Storyline 1]
Storyline: 1
Event Order: 27
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
Doctor What has betrayed the party, stealing rations from Blindrooster before disappearing.

Looking over to Gnomaniac, the party to their horror can see their Gnome friend has turned to stone...Barbarian informs the party this is it for him.
Character Action

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Storyline: 1
Event Order: 28
Acting Character(s)
Barbarian
Jim

Beluar Torkas
Tiago.S

Blindrooster
Jose

Gnomaniac
Ray

Llothrin sil Elyon
Tiago.C


Action:
The statue of Gnomaniac is covered in the gorgon's blood. Suddenly, Gnomaniac stops back to life as the stone begins to dissipate.

Beluar's devastating blows on the gorgon caused it to pool blood over their gnome friend, resulting in saving his life.
Event Image

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The Evil Priest

A loud maniacal laugh echoes around the lava chamber.

The party can see a bald man in dark robes walking over the catwalk. The man speaks "Well done Doctor What. Now it is time to cleanse this place of our intruders!"
Arenadill Timestamp
21:30 (38/RF/2130)
Event Image

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Event Order: 31
The Underdark Citadel