Monsters

Monster Monday: Gaxxog the Incorrigible

Some monsters are simply beasts — strange, perhaps, but fundamentally no different than a panther or hyena. Gaxxog is an abberant creature, a thing seemingly escaped from the depths of the hells. Those who encounter Gaxxog and live to tell of it describe Gaxxog as an alternately lethargic and savage creature. It often curls up and … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Great Owl

Sure, sure, there’s a giant owl in the Monster Manual. But all it does is swoop and attack with claws. Let’s make something scary, like the Great Owl from The Secret of NIMH. To me, the scary thing about a giant owl would be its silence and its rending beak. You don’t hear the owl coming … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Agents of the Library of Time

Time travel is messy, and it always rewrites history. Someone has to keep track of all those changes. And so, the Library of Time serves as a collection of books about history, all history, including the histories that no longer happened. However, a book that tells of an alternate timeline can be a powerful weapon in the wrong person’s hands. The very … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: The Ooz of Unnatural Silence

This formless mass of flesh can tear small animals apart with its tentacles and consume an adult human in less than a day. But that is not why it is feared. Most adventurers assume this is just a normal ooze. But the Ooz emits a magical, sonic aura that creates a deathly silence all around it. … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Heavy Dragonrider Patrols

The feared dragonriders of Elyslanta patrol the skies of their domain, their riders searching for trouble and reporting back as necessary. The Royal Dragonriders maintain both light and heavy patrol units, using younger and older dragons, respectively, for each type. Heavy dragonriders are only used in the skies around the capitol, or when a serious threat appears in a … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Light Dragonrider Patrols

The feared dragonriders of Elyslanta patrol the skies of their domain, their riders searching for trouble and reporting back as necessary. The Royal Dragonriders maintain both light and heavy patrol units, using younger and older dragons, respectively, for each type. Light dragonriders typically fly in pairs. They will deal with minor dangers, such as a few … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Komodo Researcher of Tarakona

The savage continent of Tarakona, where draconic races battle for supremacy! The studious komodos explore the ancient ruins that cover Tarakona in groups of 5 to 10, typically made up of rangers, investigators, and tamed hunting drakes, who then report back to a team of researchers in a komodo stone city. Researchers are rarely encountered … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Hunting Drake of Tarakona

The savage continent of Tarakona, where draconic races battle for supremacy! The studious Komodos explore the ancient ruins that cover Tarakona in groups of 5 to 10, typically made up of rangers, investigators, and tamed hunting drakes, who then report back to a team of researchers in a Komodo stone city. Drakes make for vicious … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Komodo Ranger of Tarakona

The savage continent of Tarakona, where draconic races battle for supremacy! The studious Komodos explore the ancient ruins that cover Tarakona in groups of 5 to 10, typically made up of rangers, investigators, and tamed hunting drakes, who then report back to a team of researchers in a Komodo stone city. The rangers scout ahead … Continue reading »

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Monster Monday: Komodo Investigator of Tarakona

The savage continent of Tarakona, where draconic races battle for supremacy! The studious Komodos explore the ancient ruins that cover Tarakona in groups of 5 to 10, typically made up of rangers, investigators, and tamed hunting drakes, who then report back to a team of researchers in a Komodo stone city. Once the rangers get a … Continue reading »

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