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  • Troll Cleaver

    The first victim to fall to Troll Cleaver was a Harpy. The horrid bird-woman beast had charmed Skrogg into fascination and then tried to eat him. However, Skrogg survived the initial onslaught and was able to dispatch the fell creature.

  • The Beginning

    Summer is waning in the Northern Reaches, but [[Ravenholm | Ravenholm]] has suffered, the warm temperatures have allowed the trolls to come south out of Trollheim, raiding and have caused much crop damage. Only through the help of [[:bronic-stonebrough | …

  • Journey to The Rock

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 1 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 1]]* *[[The Ragnar Chronicles Part One | The Ragnar Chronicles Part One]]* Tserdain, 3rd Felmont 1000 (Early autumn 39deg F, with light rain). A sombre mood had fallen over …

  • Journey to the Rock Continued

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 2 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 2]]* *[[The Ragnar Chronicles Part Two | The Ragnar Chronicles Part Two]]* *Party Journal as written by Azimi Bint Afaf Ibhannah Al Zarah* (Because she does nothing else) _NB Party …

  • Journey to the Rock Finished

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 3 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 3]]* *[[Azimi's Journal | Azimi's Journal]]* *[[The Ragnar Chronicles Part Three | The Ragnar Chronicles Part Three]]* Breaking camp on a cold foggy morning the brave consortium continued …

  • Dragon Slayer

    *[[The Chronicles of Ragnar Part four | The Chronicles of Ragnar Part four]]* *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 5 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 5]]* The heroes of Ravenholm stayed in Norrvik for three days to re-equip their newly captured vessel and …

  • Travel

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 9 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 9]]* *[[The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Eight | The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Eight]]* Azimi woke up inside Lord Kazakk's Vampire lair to find that Kurin was still missing, but perhaps a …

  • Into the Barracks...

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 10 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 10]]* *[[The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Nine | The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Nine]]* After seeing the multitude of guards in the sleeping quarters, the heroes hatched a plan to lure a couple …

  • Death of Xanathon

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 13 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 13]]* *[[The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Thirteen | The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Thirteen]]* The incredibly brave and resilient heroes emerged from the dark cave and began to travel to Rhoona. …

  • Party Training

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 15 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 15]] [[Azimi's Journal8 | Azimi’s Labacious Litany]]* As the duke's party got into full swing the Heroes of Rhoona enjoyed their victory and planned to travel to Norvik to continue their …

  • The Ambush

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 17 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 17]]* The brave and boisterous band of brothers baring none, left the monastery of Rutherin travelling towards the Dancing Damsel Inn, a Wagonmaster approached the Monastery to deliver a …

  • Quest for the crown continued

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 18 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 18]]* Leaving the standing stones, heading towards what was guessed to be the Red Fang mountains and a lake as seen as in the standing stone vision. As the heroes traveled up the road. A …

  • Crown found

    *[[The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Fifteen | The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Fifteen]]* The heroes tied up the kitchen fanatics deciding not to harm them. Hearing no noise from the aftermath of the combat the heroes headed towards the middle of the …

  • Ogre Games

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 19 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 19]]* With the rest of the Castle to pacify in THORS name and a legion of Ogres to be put to the Axe, Sword, Hammer, Crossbow, and Dragon Rod, the Ravenwolves continued their Rampage …

  • Ducking defeat

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 20 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 20]]* As the Ogres lay rested Azimi slept on in the nice bed left behind by the evil head priest. Upon waking up and hearing the victory song of the northern warriors, she decided to …

  • Seaforth and Continue

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 21 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 21]]* The heroes left the now deserted bugbear village and continued thanks to the navigation of Azimi towards the Seaforth tower. A night later during Thorsgrim's watch a raiding party of …

  • The Fake Duke

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 22 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 22]]* As the heroes emerged from the spiral staircase, they immediately noticed a guard wearing plate mail armour waiting by a door. The Guard typically responded with a "hey, wot use do'in …

  • In search of the Sea Witch

    *[[The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Sixteen | The Chronicles of Ragnar Part Sixteen]]* *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 23 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 23]]* After defeating the Guards the Heroes entered _The Wail_ Tavern to find themselves a crew. …

  • Heir Tripping

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 24 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 24]]* As the party climbed the spiral staircase they discovered a large circular chamber with many pillars surrounding a glowing globe. Expecting an Ala the Sea Hag attack they immediately …

  • The King is Returned

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 25 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 25]]* As Skrogg the foolish ran down toward the obvious ambush, suddenly the invisibility spell protecting the remaining members vanished as the crown took command of the king and announced …

  • Adventure hiatus

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 27 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 27]]* *[[THE 12 TRIALS OF RAGNAR RAGNARSONSON | THE 12 TRIALS OF RAGNAR RAGNARSONSON]]* After a four year hiatus the Heroes gathered again in the now booming town of Ravenholm to discuss …

  • Mission down there

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 29 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 29 ]]* The heroes sailed into the port most of the ship births were empty. Thanks to the quick speaking of Sven he was able to communicate with the locals and it was decided to travel to …

  • Punish the poor

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 30 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 30]]* As much as Azimi likes to report of success the latest escapade sat uncomfortably in her stomach. The heroes did arrive in the military town of Heldemar, broken into districts ( …

  • I see Red

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 31| Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 31]]* As Lieutenant Idiot screamed get the boats aloft and prepare to repel the Heldannic Warbird flying ships. The heroes did prepare themselves, Fly, Bless, Protection from Normal …

  • Travel back

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 32 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 32]]* *[[Hardball | Hard-Ball]]* The heroes were greeted by an interpreter, who informed them that the Empress would see them tomorrow and they were invited to watch one of the Alphatian …

  • Castle Amber part 4

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 33 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 33]]* As the heroes continued to search the next door rooms, a room with four holes were found in the roof. Kurin standing on the shoulders of Thorsgrim managed to investigate the holes and …

  • Castle Amber part 5

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 34 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 34]]* After the smoking corpses of the Gremlins were left alone the final missing room was investigated and a Solar man with red skin, blond hair and a flaming shield was discovered. After …

  • Castle Amber part 6

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 35 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 35]]* The Heroes continued up their walk along the Averoigne roads noticing that the normal animal life seemed to be less as they approached a walled town called Vyones and they could hear …

  • Castle Amber part 7

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 36 | Skrogg's Journal Chapter 36]]* As the corpses of were creatures lay defeated, Azimi and Ragnar left to go outside to see if they could spot the leader who vanished behind a dimension door. The others investigated …

  • Castle Amber part 8

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 37 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 37]]* As the heroes approached the town of Ximes, they were accosted by 5 wolves. The wolves attempted to hamstring the party but were quickly held by Azimi as the others were shot and …

  • Wilderness survival

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 38 | Scrogg's Journal - Chapter 38]]* Left on a hillock overlooking the Galantrian province the Prince De Amberville "invited" the party to accompany him towards the Galantrian war camp. As they arrived the encountered …

  • Lich nasty stuff

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 39 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 39]]* As the party surveyed below them they could see the glowing circle of the summoners dissolve into a nasty undead mess as the recognizable lich began to summon more troops and Death …

  • Six months and a burning boat

    *[[Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 40 | Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 40]]* The heroes woke find the corpses of Sven and Stargard still sitting there. However as the morning sun filled the valley and the first light of the morning struck the ground winged …

  • Home Page

    h2. Adventures in Mystara This campaign is based in the world of *[[Mystara]]* where grand empires attempt to dominate the others, where the Immortals tamper with the lives of lesser beings in their grand schemes. But its a land where a mortal …

  • Mystara

    !(media-item-align-center)//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/305046/Mystara__colour_.JPG?1394507079(Mystara__colour_.JPG)! [*_[[Principalities of Glantri]]_*: Glantri is a magocracy; that is, the princes and princesses who rule the state are all …

  • Reputation

    Adventurers in the Northern Reaches are like sports personalities in the modem twentieth century world. The more experienced a character becomes, the more people will recognize him or her, and the more they know about that character’s history and personal …

  • Training Backgrounds

    Each Northlander character begins with a background occupation, two skills related to that occupation, and two skills related to character class. The class-related skills reflect a character's early personal tendencies and interests; the background skills …

  • Important Past Experiences

    Indicate significant events that happen to your Northern Reaches character More he gives up the relatively safe but unrewarding occupation of “Normal Man” for the exciting life of an adventurer. Process: Roll on the following Tables. Pg 86 GAZ7 The …

  • Benefits of The Great School of Magic

    *Agility Training* Make Dexterity check to cast spell while moving. Dexterity check penalty of -4 in close combat applies. *Conjure Companion* 2% chance per level to succeed (-10% per asterisk) Creature behaves as if _Charmed_ Creature mentally …

  • Immortals of the Northern Reaches

    *Odin*: - Lawful or Neutral - Use Spears, Javelins, can Set vs. Charge like fighter. - Domains: Good, Knowledge, Magic, Trickery, Travel - Symbol: Silhouettes of two ravens facing on another, the head of a man between them *Loki*: - Chaotic - …

  • Combat

    h4. Combat Sequence [[File:330327 | class=media-item-align-center | Combat.jpg]] !(media-item-align-center)//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/311106/Attack_Table_Characters.JPG?1395966260(Attack_Table_Characters.JPG)! *Saving Throws:* !( …

  • Skrogg's Journal

    *10th Flaurmont, 1000AC, Day 1* Fully equipped for my Journey, [[:skrogg-firmfist | I]] left Ober's Mimbur. I had made my axe (which I have named [[:trollcleaver | Troll-Cleaver]] as any good Northman's weapon should be) at my fathers forge. …

  • Kurin's Book of Grudges

    *Chameleon Men:* Must come back and show them the wrath of dwarves. We do not take kindly to threats to ourselves, nor the people in our group. While the brave [[:skrogg-firmfist | Skrogg]] showed them what’s what, I feel a bigger example needs to made. …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 1

    *2nd Felmont, Day 77* Sure enough, [[:kurin-stonebrough | Kurin's]] name-day celebration started early in the day with a large amount of drinking. Thankfully for my stomach, I managed to stay clear of the drink and mainly drank water (I owe Grublik …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Front Page

    _*I am writing this Journal so when the Valkyries carry me to Valhalla all will know of my glorious deeds and the Skalds will be able to sing songs and tell tales for future generations...*_ [[File:355530 | class=media-item-align-center | …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 2

    *9th Felmont, Day 84* Thor's Teeth, it seemed the night would never end (and the next day too, but first things first...). After we had our supper and sat around the campfire discussing the days events, we turned in for the night. We all took turns …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 3

    *10th Felmont, Day 85* Still the madness continues. I can see why my family back in Ober's Mimbur thought I was strange for wanting to leave the safety and comfort of home. The tales never told of the continuous ups and downs of being a hero. One …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 4

    *12th Felmont, Day 87* After the last few hectic days it was nice to have a day just to sit and relax. Arkayz proved to be a gracious host and allowed us our freedom around his manor. [[:azimi | Azimi]] spent most of the day with her nose in her …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 5

    *25th Felmont* *Day 100* We had a look around Norrvik today, although [[:ragnarr-ragnarsonson | Ragnar]] stayed behind as he was too weak after his miraculous recovery. I'm still a little stunned by the whole thing. [[:azimi | Azimi]] went to the …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 6

    *2nd Ambyrmont, Day 133* We continued on our hike through the mountains, unfortunately with the company of Renn. I don't think that I have met such a disagreeable person as Renn in all my travels. He is boastful, proud and completely self-absorbed. …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 7

    *9th Ambyrmont, Day 140* We started down the mountain today. The going was slow due to the constant rain, wind and snow and our fully laden mounts. I really hope our food lasts. [[:azimi | Azimi]] has started teaching me the Heldannic tongue of the …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 9

    *26th Eirmont, Day 213* [[:kurin-stonebrough | Kurin]] is back with us! He and the green skinned stranger, who is called Rheddrian, simply appeared on the boat as we sailed across Lake Amsorak towards Akorros. I am truly overwhelmed by the marvels …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 10

    *26th Nuwmont, Day 269* Lunchtime... We have landed in Rhoona and booked ourselves into the Red Dragon Inn. We have heard all sorts of rumours about the Duke and his bizarre behaviour. We met Erik, a priest of Freyja, who said that the Commander of …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 16

    *3rd Yarthmont, Day 358* We set out today for the _Stones of the Sky_, a holy place to the North where [[:thorsgrim-the-cursed | Thorsgrim]] is to conduct his ritual. If all goes well, and I'm sure [[THOR - God of Thunder | THOR]] will make it so, …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 17

    *3rd Klarmont, Day 386* We head home towards [[Ravenholm | Ravenholm]] after yet another eventful night and day. It seems we are having most of our adventures at night at the moment. I wish I had the dark sight of the Hin _Masters_, it would make …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 18

    *9th Klarmont, Day 392* Yet another day of travel. I think my bottom will be as hard as my armour soon, all this riding is certainly having an effect. [[:azimi | Azimi]] spent much of the day lecturing us about the [[Heldann Freeholds | Heldann …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 19

    *15th Klarmont, Day 398* We have done it! We have found the [[:sorona | Sorona]]! Our names will live forever in the Histories as the heroes who saved [[Kingdom of Vestland | Vestland]] from Chaos! I'm so overjoyed at our achievement that I'm not …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 20

    *16th Klarmont, Day 399* [[:azimi | Azimi]] returned from her magical journey back [[Ravenholm | home]] with some distressing news. Asgred, [[:sven-silkbeard-of-rurrland-1 | Sven's]] wife, has been brutally murdered and his children kidnapped! Such …

  • THOR - God of Thunder

    _Red-Beard, Fire-Beard, Bringer of Lightning, Life-giving Storm-Lord are you, lover of feasting, Father of Freedom, fighter most doughty, Donar, Defender, dearly we need thee, Hear us hero, hasten to help us, Gifts thy great Goats gallop to …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 21

    *20th Klarmont, Day 403* Despite my urgings, [[:thorsgrim-the-cursed | Thorsgrim]] still wore the [[:sorona | Sorona]] on our travels this morning, but our encounter with a merchant train has convinced him of our need for secrecy. The merchants were …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 22

    *23rd Klarmont, Day 406* It seems odd to be writing my journal with breakfast but adventuring doesn't stick to schedules and we a taking a rest while we can. Our search continues for the Heir of [[Kingdom of Vestland | Vestland]]. We entered the …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 23

    *23rd Klarmont, Day 406, part 2* Back on the ocean again. As much as I like the feeling the earth beneath my feet, I do enjoy the freedom of being at sea. The sights and smells are so much different, it's like we are in a different world. I half …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 24

    *28th Klarmont, Day 411* We have found the King!! Rather, the Heir as he hasn't been properly coronated yet, although he is wearing the [[:sorona | Sorona]]. It is none other than our friend Gregorian, the custodian of the _Stones of the Sky_! …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 25

    *6th Felmont, Day 417* It was just as well that Gregorian was _invisible_ last night as the Captain of the ship we sank yesterday apparently survived. He crept up on our camp during the night and tried to kill [[:azimi | Azimi]]. Fortunately, Sven …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 27

    *2nd Felmont 1004* It has been great to catch up with everyone today. After a few years doing our own things, mainly coming to grips with our new responsibilities, we have all met up back at [[Ravenholm | Ravenholm]]. Most of the day was spent …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 26

    *9th Felmont, Day 420* The celebrations continued well into this morning with the traditional northern drinking and singing, although somewhat muted due to the stern looks from the monks. The royal party will be returning to Norrvik tomorrow and we …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 28

    *7th Felmont, 1004* We travelled in Thor's Holy Wrath to the Holdings of [[:azimi | Azimi]] at [[Brinforth | Brinforth]]. She put on a grand feast for us before departing to Norrvik for anniversary celebrations. It has been 3 years since the High …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 29

    *20th Ambyrmont 1004* After a somewhat eventful day, we find ourselves sitting in a barracks having been drafted into the [[The Empire of Alphatia | Alphatian]] Army! [[:azimi | Azimi]] tells us it's the best way to travel the country undisturbed. I' …

  • Hardball

    This is the national sport of lower class [[The Empire of Alphatia | Alphatians]]. It's an athletic competition involving a small, hard rubber ball a few inches in diameter. The playing field is 300' by 150' and gridded off into 30' squares. …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 30

    *8th Sviftmont 1004* We have been given a mission to investigate a native village in the Neathar Lands, as they have been causing trouble. We are to bring them back for "re-education" as needed. I'm not sure what that means but I have a bad feeling …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 31

    *19th Sviftmont 1004* All thoughts of Kelter left my head today as we arrived back to _Haldemar_. Just as we disembarked from the _Tyrant_ and prepared to report our findings (or rather lack there-of) an alarm rang out. _Haldemar_ was under attack …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 32

    *20th Kaldmont 1004* We met Eriadna, Empress of [[The Empire of Alphatia | Alphatia]] in her grand palace this afternoon. She made us all honourary citizens of [[The Empire of Alphatia | Alphatia]] and gave us a tale about Kelter Zerben. But the …

  • Clan Firmfist

    [[File:472428 | class=media-item-align-center | WingedFist23.jpg]] Clan Firmfist began with the granting of the Jarldom of [[Krenholm | Krenholm]] to [[:skrogg-firmfist | Skrogg Firmfist]] by [[:king-harald-gudmundson | King Harald Gudmundson]]. It …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 33

    *8th Vatermont 1005* What a strange day! We had been trekking through the mountains when we were suddenly enveloped in a mist. It clearly wasn't natural, and when it cleared we were at the front of a large castle like manor. The mist was still …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 34

    *9th Vatermont 1005* We have made it out of the mad house and find ourselves in a wilderness. The magic portal we opened with our silver keys transported us to a forest surrounded road heading north and south. We decided to head north. It was a …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 35

    *11th Vatermont 1005* After a few days of pleasant walking, we have reached the town of _Vyones_. Things were in a bit of an uproar when we arrived, as the town has been harassed by an evil wizard who is apparently bringing a great colossus to crush …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 36

    *15th Vatermont 1005* We arrived at the tower of _Sylaire_ after a quick breakfast of sausages, eggs, a loaf of bread and a freshly caught rabbit. The _Wolves_ were met by another beautiful, if a little too tall, woman who already knew who we were. …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 37

    *23rd Vatermont 1005* We travel to Ximes for the final item, The Potion of Time Travel. I will be glad to leave this place as it is starting to wear me down with it's constant danger and despair. It's as if its sole purpose is to torment the …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 38

    *27th Vatermont 1005* Wizards shouldn't be war-leaders. Much of today was spent in conversation about letting the _Wolves_ help out. Apparently these Glantrians like arguing for arguing sake. By [[THOR - God of Thunder | THOR]]'s beard it was …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 39

    *5th Flaurmont 1005* Today is a bitter-sweet day. We have proven victorious against an army of evil, but at great cost. Both [[:sven-silkbeard-of-rurrland-1 | Sven]] and [[:brother-starkad | Starkad]] have fallen. I too had a near death experience, …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 40

    *7th Flaurmont 1005* We have arrived at [[Norrvik | Norrvik]] today (via a _Teleport_ courtesy of the Glantrian Mages) with [[:sven-silkbeard-of-rurrland-1 | Sven's]] body. The Valkyries had come for him during the night and taken him to Valhalla. I …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 41

    *15th Kaldmont 1005* Huge breakfast of eggs, bacon, bread and cigars. Disturbance in the street. The Nomads are coming! Under a swirling red morass of clouds, like an aerial whirlpool, the Master's armies have been fought to a stand-still and we …

  • Skrogg's Journal - Chapter 43

    The [[The Five Shires | Shires]] were having trouble with undead spirits. These _Spectres_ had been killing Hin in a number of villages around Shireton. Some of the victims had even returned to haunt their neighbours! [[File:547102 | class=media- …

  • Sir Ragnar Thorsblade

    [[The Chronicles of Ragnar Ragnarsonson | The Chronicles of Ragnar Ragnarsonson]] Ragnar Ragnarsonson, Son of Ragnarson Ragnarson, Son of Ragnar Belarson now known as Ragnar Thorsblade. Taught the ways of the Sea before he could walk. Raised to honor …