vampires Archive

  • BLOOD OF THE NIGHT BRINGS VAMPIRIC ADVENTURE TO THE BEST-SELLING FANTASY ROLEPLAYING GAME PATHFINDER New Player Companion book provides guide to tracking, hunting, and playing the aristocracy of the undead   REDMOND, WA (December 19, 2012): Paizo Publishing® LLC, leading publisher of award-winning fantasy roleplaying games and novels, announces the release of Blood of the Night (MSRP $10.99), a Player Companion book for the best-selling Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game.   With Blood of the Night players can add a thirst for blood to their characters with new rules for vampiric hunger, along with new powers associated with the most-ravenous undead. For vampire hunting, Blood of the Night will expand players’ arsenals with the latest and most-effective in undead-fighting gear, tactics and character options.   “Whether you want […]

    BLOOD OF THE NIGHT BRINGS VAMPIRIC ADVENTURE TO PATHFINDER RPG

    BLOOD OF THE NIGHT BRINGS VAMPIRIC ADVENTURE TO THE BEST-SELLING FANTASY ROLEPLAYING GAME PATHFINDER New Player Companion book provides guide to tracking, hunting, and playing the aristocracy of the undead   REDMOND, WA (December 19, 2012): Paizo Publishing® LLC, leading publisher of award-winning fantasy roleplaying games and novels, announces the release of Blood of the Night (MSRP $10.99), a Player Companion book for the best-selling Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game.   With Blood of the Night players can add a thirst for blood to their characters with new rules for vampiric hunger, along with new powers associated with the most-ravenous undead. For vampire hunting, Blood of the Night will expand players’ arsenals with the latest and most-effective in undead-fighting gear, tactics and character options.   “Whether you want […]

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  • Warning, this blog is dedicated to true World War Z fans that have read the book.  If you have also read The Zombie Survival Guide then you have my added respect. So, I am flipping through my daily news feed and what awaits me?  The official ‘World War Z’ trailer was released during this past week and I immediately flashed back to Comic Con 2012.  My wife and I were fortunate to get a few World War Z books signed by Max Brooks, himself.  After reading many rumors on various movie blog sites about Brad Pitt and the producer’s changes to the novel turned movie, I couldn’t help but ask Max the burning question that many fans of the novel would like to know.  […]

    Brad Pitt’s butchering of World War Z

    Warning, this blog is dedicated to true World War Z fans that have read the book.  If you have also read The Zombie Survival Guide then you have my added respect. So, I am flipping through my daily news feed and what awaits me?  The official ‘World War Z’ trailer was released during this past week and I immediately flashed back to Comic Con 2012.  My wife and I were fortunate to get a few World War Z books signed by Max Brooks, himself.  After reading many rumors on various movie blog sites about Brad Pitt and the producer’s changes to the novel turned movie, I couldn’t help but ask Max the burning question that many fans of the novel would like to know.  […]

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  •   Welcome to True Blood, season 5! And didn’t it start with a BANG, right?! For any newbies, I’ll take a quick sec to tell you a bit about my recap posts– Most importantly, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS. My book and movies posts are spoiler-free, but my TV recaps are CHOCK FULL OF SPOILERY-GOODNESS. You’ve been warned! I WILL NOT be comparing the HBO series with the books. Yes, I’ve read the books. Yes, I love the books. But the TV series has strayed SO far from the books that, in my opinion, it’s pretty much pointless to compare the two. There MAY BE CURSING in my True Blood posts. Again, you’ve been warned. I figure if you watch the […]

    TV Review–True Blood: Turn, Turn, Turn

      Welcome to True Blood, season 5! And didn’t it start with a BANG, right?! For any newbies, I’ll take a quick sec to tell you a bit about my recap posts– Most importantly, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS. My book and movies posts are spoiler-free, but my TV recaps are CHOCK FULL OF SPOILERY-GOODNESS. You’ve been warned! I WILL NOT be comparing the HBO series with the books. Yes, I’ve read the books. Yes, I love the books. But the TV series has strayed SO far from the books that, in my opinion, it’s pretty much pointless to compare the two. There MAY BE CURSING in my True Blood posts. Again, you’ve been warned. I figure if you watch the […]

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  • SKYRIM Questions answered for our NERD TREK readers at PAX Prime 2011: Our time with Bethesda was limited so we couldn’t ask every question you submitted, but I think we did a pretty good job.   One of the guys from Bethesda told us that ours were the best string of questions by one media outlet he’s ever heard.  I credited the NERD TREK readers and he said he was very impressed.  Great job guys!  Here you go: Toney asked: Will there be Daedric Shrine quests? This question opened a can of worms.  Matt Carofano said that they have intentionally avoided confirming or denying this.  He said that they have NOT really talked about it yet.  Since the press demo […]

    Skyrim Answers from Bethesda!!

    SKYRIM Questions answered for our NERD TREK readers at PAX Prime 2011: Our time with Bethesda was limited so we couldn’t ask every question you submitted, but I think we did a pretty good job.   One of the guys from Bethesda told us that ours were the best string of questions by one media outlet he’s ever heard.  I credited the NERD TREK readers and he said he was very impressed.  Great job guys!  Here you go: Toney asked: Will there be Daedric Shrine quests? This question opened a can of worms.  Matt Carofano said that they have intentionally avoided confirming or denying this.  He said that they have NOT really talked about it yet.  Since the press demo […]

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  • Chapter 11 “Let us see if we art truly underground. Mine eyes have been deceived before.” Queless muttered as he drew his Drow longsword, knowing that it would glow magically in the darkness. When the sword was pulled from his sheath he noticed that it did not glow. “Curious.” Queless pulled the Velvet Champion’s whistle out of his pocket, put it to his mouth and blew. It was silent for a moment and then a strange light could be seen moving ever closer from the deeper depths of the cavern. As Queless watched the light grew brighter and brighter until it was upon him! A giant glowing orb with a huge eye in the center and a gaping maw full […]

    Fellowship of Lightning #11

    Chapter 11 “Let us see if we art truly underground. Mine eyes have been deceived before.” Queless muttered as he drew his Drow longsword, knowing that it would glow magically in the darkness. When the sword was pulled from his sheath he noticed that it did not glow. “Curious.” Queless pulled the Velvet Champion’s whistle out of his pocket, put it to his mouth and blew. It was silent for a moment and then a strange light could be seen moving ever closer from the deeper depths of the cavern. As Queless watched the light grew brighter and brighter until it was upon him! A giant glowing orb with a huge eye in the center and a gaping maw full […]

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  • Chapter 10 Queless asked Morin for the magical whistle given to them by the Velvet Champion. Morin smiled and handed it to him. “Morin, I am off to deliver messages to our old friends. Perhaps we can gain their assistance. I will first go visit the lovely Loli Savage and her brother Karis. Afterwards I’ll try to find master Greenhill. I’ll return after a few other stops.” “Good luck my friend, please be careful. I will pray to Moradin Soulforger for your safe passage in the city. If you have any problems please close your eyes and ask Moradin to send your location to me. If I continue to pray and meditate my mind should remain clear.” It was dusk […]

    Fellowship of Lightning #10

    Chapter 10 Queless asked Morin for the magical whistle given to them by the Velvet Champion. Morin smiled and handed it to him. “Morin, I am off to deliver messages to our old friends. Perhaps we can gain their assistance. I will first go visit the lovely Loli Savage and her brother Karis. Afterwards I’ll try to find master Greenhill. I’ll return after a few other stops.” “Good luck my friend, please be careful. I will pray to Moradin Soulforger for your safe passage in the city. If you have any problems please close your eyes and ask Moradin to send your location to me. If I continue to pray and meditate my mind should remain clear.” It was dusk […]

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  • Chapter 9 Greater Deity Symbol: Sunrise made of rose, red, and yellow gems Home Plane: House of Nature Alignment: Neutral Good Portfolio: Athletics, birth, creativity, dawn, renewal, self-perfection, spring, vitality, youth Worshipers: Aristocrats, artists, athletes, merchants, monks (Sun Soul), the young Clerical Alignments: CG, LG, NG Domains: Good, Nobility, Protection, Renewal, Strength, Sun Favored Weapon: Dawnspeaker, light or heavy mace ~ Spires of the Morning The Spires of Morning is a temple to Lathander in the Castle Ward of Waterdeep. It was destroyed by fire in 1345 DR during the Night of Temple Fires, but was rebuilt within a year. The earliest construction on this site was a temple and monastery, also to Lathander, constructed in 998 DR, originally outside […]

    Fellowship of Lightning #9

    Chapter 9 Greater Deity Symbol: Sunrise made of rose, red, and yellow gems Home Plane: House of Nature Alignment: Neutral Good Portfolio: Athletics, birth, creativity, dawn, renewal, self-perfection, spring, vitality, youth Worshipers: Aristocrats, artists, athletes, merchants, monks (Sun Soul), the young Clerical Alignments: CG, LG, NG Domains: Good, Nobility, Protection, Renewal, Strength, Sun Favored Weapon: Dawnspeaker, light or heavy mace ~ Spires of the Morning The Spires of Morning is a temple to Lathander in the Castle Ward of Waterdeep. It was destroyed by fire in 1345 DR during the Night of Temple Fires, but was rebuilt within a year. The earliest construction on this site was a temple and monastery, also to Lathander, constructed in 998 DR, originally outside […]

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  • Chapter 8 The two friends left the horrific scene at the Silver Lion Inn and headed down the hill towards the docks. The smell of the sea permeated the entire area and a cool summer wind blew up from the ocean and through the streets tossing Queless’s hair about. It felt good to have clean air to breathe and the smell of the ocean invigorated him. “One day twould be magnificent to sail these fair seas looking for adventure on the open ocean.” Queless murmured. “Not fer me.” Morin said “I prefer to keep me feet on solid ground. Whatcha gonna do when that ship yer on goes down? Plus Dwarves don’t swim, we sink.” Queless smirked but kept his […]

    Fellowship of Lightning #8

    Chapter 8 The two friends left the horrific scene at the Silver Lion Inn and headed down the hill towards the docks. The smell of the sea permeated the entire area and a cool summer wind blew up from the ocean and through the streets tossing Queless’s hair about. It felt good to have clean air to breathe and the smell of the ocean invigorated him. “One day twould be magnificent to sail these fair seas looking for adventure on the open ocean.” Queless murmured. “Not fer me.” Morin said “I prefer to keep me feet on solid ground. Whatcha gonna do when that ship yer on goes down? Plus Dwarves don’t swim, we sink.” Queless smirked but kept his […]

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  • Chapter 7 Queless rushed out of the Temple of Lathander and onto the streets of Waterdeep. It took him awhile to find his bearings but soon he spotted Piergeron’s Palace and some kind of commotion on the street nearby. A group of guards was gathered around something on the ground. A few people stopped and either laughed or smiled and continued on their way. As Queless drew closer he could hear Morin’s voice cursing up a storm. “Damn it, let me go will you? I can get meself out if ya just give me a minute of peace and quiet!” Morin had somehow lodged himself halfway into a manhole in the city street in front of Piergeron’s Palace. The guards […]

    Fellowship of Lightning #7

    Chapter 7 Queless rushed out of the Temple of Lathander and onto the streets of Waterdeep. It took him awhile to find his bearings but soon he spotted Piergeron’s Palace and some kind of commotion on the street nearby. A group of guards was gathered around something on the ground. A few people stopped and either laughed or smiled and continued on their way. As Queless drew closer he could hear Morin’s voice cursing up a storm. “Damn it, let me go will you? I can get meself out if ya just give me a minute of peace and quiet!” Morin had somehow lodged himself halfway into a manhole in the city street in front of Piergeron’s Palace. The guards […]

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