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From:     Paul Westermeyer <westermeyer.3@???.edu>
Date:     Mon, 22 Jul 1996 18:00:58 -0400
Subject:  Re: A new magic item...
>Greetings,
>
>        I have an idea for a new magic item.  It hasn't been named yet, so
>any ideas would be appreciated.  For now, I will refer to it as a Crown
>of Contact.
>
>        The Crown of Contact appears to be small crown or circlet of simple
>design.  When worn onboard a ship with an active helm, the wearer
>experience a "dual-reality" similar to what a spelljamming mage
>experiences.  In fact, the wearer can tap into the "sensory" part of
>the helm.  He has no control over where the ship goes, but can "see"
>outside the ship the same way the spelljammeing mage and can keep
>in constant telepathic contact with the him or her.  Crowns are created
>as part of the helm, and cannot be "attuned" to other helms.  (This, of
>course, is totally optional.  There may be a way to attune the crown
>to another helm.)  There is normally no more than one crown created per
>helm (for the captain), but some helms have been known to be attached to
>several crowns.  Multiple crowns allow telepathic communication between
>all the conected members.  This power only works with an active helm.
>
>        Comments?
>
>-Static

Very nice,  I especially like the impact it will have on campaigns where
the Helmsmen are npcs because none of the players wanted to play
spellcasters.  What sorta xp value do you think it will have?

"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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A new magic item...    Eugene Shumu1insky    22 Jul 1996 21:06:04
Re: A new magic item...    Paul Westermeyer    22 Jul 1996 22:00:58
Re: A new magic item...    Eugene Shumu1insky    22 Jul 1996 23:17:38
Re: A new magic item...    Paul Westermeyer    23 Jul 1996 05:19:50
Re: A new magic item...    Eugene Shumu1insky    23 Jul 1996 13:38:03

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