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From:     myth@??????.com
Date:     Sat, 20 Jan 1996 10:02:55 -0500
Subject:  Re: New PBEM
At 02:30 PM 1/20/96 GMT, you wrote:
>>Date: Fri, 19 Jan 1996 23:55:04 -0500
>>To:Realms
>>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!!!
>>
>>
Where exactly do you want the discriptions sent to??
>
>"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)
>
>westermeyer.3@???.edu
>Paul William Westermeyer
>
>
>



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SubjectFromDate (UTC)
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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