THE OotS Thread, Part V

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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Solauren » 2020-04-17 03:36pm

This could be an interesting exchange....
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by LadyTevar » 2020-04-17 06:21pm

He should go ahead and send it anyway
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Solauren » 2020-04-17 09:40pm

I'd be tempted to have all the spellcasters prepare as many Sendings as they could, and then spam Red Cloak with them until he agrees to a meeting.
Of course, I'm also the guy that would have picked up a Wand of Sending with the amount this group and it's allies split up.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by FaxModem1 » 2020-04-19 10:42am

It would be rather awesome if the end of the world was stopped by a Persuasion roll.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

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Rogue 9 wrote:
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1203 is up.
First base.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

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FaxModem1 wrote:
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Rogue 9 wrote:
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1203 is up.
First base.
Huh? But who's on First?
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by The Grim Squeaker » 2020-05-31 12:38pm

Man, the series has been treading water a LOT for the past few years. Worse than a manga!
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

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Man, the series has been treading water a LOT for the past few years. Worse than a manga!
Not really. That's down to his slow output; when you put all this together in the final book it's not going to take up that many pages.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Coop D'etat » 2020-05-31 05:24pm

Yeah, when you read it straight up instead of waiting for an update the pacing is fine. A bit longer than you'd think at the outset, but the later parts are defensibly IMO structured to make sure each of the party members has a significant character arc. So the confrontation with Xykon is now proceeding after Durkon had finished his spotlight story-line.

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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by LadyTevar » 2020-06-01 10:53pm

Rogue 9 wrote:
2020-05-31 02:05pm
The Grim Squeaker wrote:
2020-05-31 12:38pm
Man, the series has been treading water a LOT for the past few years. Worse than a manga!
Not really. That's down to his slow output; when you put all this together in the final book it's not going to take up that many pages.
And his output is related to his health, so there's that.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Rogue 9 » 2020-06-08 10:16pm

1204 is up. Ending poorly in 3... 2... 1...
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by FaxModem1 » 2020-06-09 12:15am

Rogue 9 wrote:
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1204 is up. Ending poorly in 3... 2... 1...
Hey, you never know, maybe Durkon will crit his diplomacy roll?
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Solauren » 2020-06-09 08:57am

I don't know.
Maybe if Redcloak gets a chance to listen to the entire situation...
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by LadyTevar » 2020-06-09 11:49am

Wow. That's going to be one interesting discussion
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Rogue 9 » 2020-06-09 04:10pm

If Redcloak doesn't open with destruction I'm going to be shocked.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Solauren » 2020-06-09 10:09pm

Redcloak is to smart for that. He'd want to at least question Durkon for intelligence.
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Ralin » 2020-06-10 07:54am

Well shit.

I suspect that there's more a chance of other parties attacking first than Redcloak. Also laying odds that whatever talk they do end up having will be cut short by Xykon popping up.

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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Raesene » 2020-06-22 12:23pm

1205 is up. Not what he expected...


Has anyone seen that before ? Only valid until the real 1206 is online
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Solauren » 2020-06-22 05:03pm

And if you do higher ones (i.e 1207+) you get the Monster in the Dark.

Rich has a rather smarmy sense of humor at times :)
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Re: THE OotS Thread, Part V

Post by Rogue 9 » 2020-06-22 05:06pm

Yeah, the Monster in the Dark is the generic 404 page on the site.
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