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From:     Paul Westermeyer <westermeyer.3@???.edu>
Date:     Sat, 20 Jan 1996 09:30:02 -0500
Subject:  Re: New PBEM
>Date: Fri, 19 Jan 1996 23:55:04 -0500
>From:westermeyer.3@???.edu (Paul Westermeyer)
>Subject:New PBEM
>A sign,  posted on streetposts throughout Waterdeep,  reads
>                "Adventurers,  mercenaries,
>                 and other rogues wanted:
>                 Apply at the Bloody Fist Tavern
>                 Dock Ward
>                 corner of Snail street,
>                 Presper street, and Shrimp alley
>                 Ask for Kharsa"
>Before you read further:  January 26th,  noon EST.  Don't bother sending
>anything after that date,  it will not be read.
>Okay,  here's the set up.
>I need six players for a PBEM campaign I am starting up. The campaign is
>set in the Realms,  1367 DR. I will choose players who send a well thought
>out,  detailed character background.  Munchkins shouldn't waste their
>time.  The six characters will serve as officers in a merc unit forming
>for a specific,  as yet unknown, action.  Mages,  thieves,  and priests
>are needed as well as fighters.The commander of the merc unit is a player
>from my regular gaming sessions,  he will be the seventh player.  There
>will be no web page associated with this game, so if you want to play be
>sure to save all messages.
>Okay,  a few guidelines on characters:
>_NO_ "Option" garbage.
>Levels-1 to 6  Be sure to give me a background.  PCs from previous
>campaigns are welcome,  provided they have a detailed background.
>Classes- any standard class from the PHB,  and psionicists. Multiclass
>must follow the guidelines in the PHB.  Dual class must be human.
>Races-No dragons,  beholders,  _drow_,  illithids.  Most from the Complete
>Book of Humanoids wil get through. If you look wierd expect npcs to treat
>you wierd.  Waterdeep is a spelljammer port,  and a cosmopolitan city-
>Planescape races may be allowed.
>Kits-Complete thieves, fighters,  priests,  mage,  psionicists,  Will and
>the way,  City of Splendors,  elves,  dwarves,  humanoids,  Runecasters
>from the Vikings book,  possibly some from dragon or other sources-try me.
>Alignments-Choose carefully,  I'll hold you to it.  If your actions are
>severe enough to warrent a drastic change,  characters above fourth level
>_lose_ a level,  dropping to the min xp needed for the next level down.
>I'll warn you if I feel you are slipping.
>Equipment-beginning PCs start with standard gp for their class and kit,
>they can purchase items from auroura's whole realms catalogue,  arms and
>equipment guide,  thieves'handbook,  PHB.  None of the players should be
>rich,  otherwise why would they want a merc job?
>Ability Scores-  I recomand using 4d6,  dropping the lowest,  roll six
>times and then arrange to fit.  Honestly,  I don't care how you do it,
>but overwhelmingly high scores will get your PC rejected as Munchkiny.  18
>is the highest score allowed,  and all racial limits apply.  PCs of some
>races _might_ exceed the 18 limit,  I reserve the right to make a
>judgement call based on the PCs other stats.
>Be sure to send a complete list of Stats,  abilities,  spells,  eqiupment,
>and especially background explaining why you are in Waterdeep.
>Good Gaming!!!

"We look on the same stars,  the sky is common,  the same world surrounds
us.  What difference does it make by what pains each seeks the truth?  We
can not attain to so great a secret by one road..."
Symmachus,  "Memorial on the Occasion of the Removal of the Altar of
Victory from the Senate House" (392 AD)

Paul William Westermeyer

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New PBEM    Paul Westermeyer    20 Jan 1996 14:30:02
Re: New PBEM    myth@??????.com    20 Jan 1996 15:02:55
Re: New PBEM    Steven C    20 Jan 1996 17:39:17
Re: New PBEM    SJammer123@???.com    20 Jan 1996 20:40:51
Re: New PBEM    Steven C    20 Jan 1996 21:14:07
Re: New PBEM    Paul Westermeyer    21 Jan 1996 03:39:28
Re: New PBEM    Paul Westermeyer    21 Jan 1996 03:39:35
Re: New PBEM    Steven C    21 Jan 1996 04:18:40
Re: New PBEM    Paul Westermeyer    21 Jan 1996 04:45:32
Re: New PBEM    Steven C    21 Jan 1996 04:57:47
Re: New PBEM    SJammer123@???.com    22 Jan 1996 21:38:23

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