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By Greg Stafford; illustrated by Juha Harju Regular Types of Clouds The Orlanthi have several stories about where clouds come from. As usual, these are different ways of interpreting the physical phenomena which often seem to be contradictory. For instance, are there seven winds or four? Is Heler the source of clouds, or did Orlanth ..

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From Belintar’s Book. Belintar had a very widespread knowledge and composed a book which combined many myths from across Glorantha. He admitted that much of this information came from the notorious God Learners who he condemned as a practice while simultaneously defending their beginning information. The Monomyth was its own proof when it allowed people ..

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The Reign of SHANG-HSA, may his name be cursed The path to liberation is fraught with temptation. The true masters taught to us the safe methods, and to wander from their advice even to do good is to err. The lives of MaoTzen show us this. MaoTzen was a great student of Darudism. From his ..

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Greg Sez was an old series of pages of Q&A – “You ask, I answer”. It was an opportunity for Glorantha fans to ask questions directly to Greg Stafford, the creator of Glorantha. He arbitrarily choose one submitted question each month and answered it. Occasionally there were guest authors – “We plan to feature guest ..

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Forums | Glorantha QA Plans to run kickstarters for future books? Submitted by brianp on Tue, 08/01/2013 – 12:30 Glorantha QA Now that “Guide to Glorantha” has been fully funded (at an amazing amount!), are there plans for Moon Design to start working on longer versions of say “Cult Compendium” or “Borderlands”, or even start ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Spell Casting “Cost” Submitted by GianniVacca on Wed, 17/10/2012 – 08:03 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Hi   Is spell casting “free” under the HQ rules? With the RQ rules you are limited by your POW; other RPGs also use a points-based limitation, or a fire-and-forget limitation. I couldn’t find any such ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions New characters in an existing game? Submitted by cj.23 on Sun, 15/04/2012 – 13:17 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Hullo. In my campaign in the seventh session (base resistance 17) two characters wrote themselves out of the story. This was fine, and made narrative sense, and Phil and Rob have created new ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Need some help on framing contests Submitted by Sdrolion on Wed, 11/07/2012 – 13:43 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Hey, all…I’m used to systems that break things down into turn-by-turn, round-by-round sort of play, and I’ve been trying to gain an understanding of HeroQuest’s structure by working on framing some scenes from ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Multiple opponent penalty in group simple contests Submitted by Kensei on Mon, 01/10/2012 – 10:47 HeroQuest Rules Discussions I was reading this [urlhttp://rpggeek.com/thread/805056/the-enemy-within-with-heroquest-2-part-i]Actual play[/url] and there’s an example of a group simple contest, involving 5 characters versus one adversary; But I wonder, if the adversary should receive the multiple opponent ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Non-Glorantha Settings Submitted by Ron Blessing on Sun, 24/06/2012 – 15:05 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Are Empires Rising and Nameless Streets the only non-Glorantha settings for HQ2? Who, other than Alephtar and D101 are publishing at this time? Thanks! ‹ Need some help on framing contests “edges”? › About Us People ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Multiple Abilities in Extended Contests Submitted by BlindGuyNW on Sun, 16/09/2012 – 22:05 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Hi All, In reading the HQ2 rules, I am a little unclear on the way extended contests are supposed to work. When the book says, “a series of simple contests,” does it mean my ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions HQ2 Fantasy Grounds II Ruleset Submitted by Rule of three on Sun, 16/09/2012 – 15:08 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Hi. I’ve try to contact you via “contact us” some months ago but I’ve no response so far. May I have more luck here 🙂 So, I’ve created a (fan made) ruleset ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions lots of Lingering Penalties Submitted by pansophy on Mon, 19/11/2012 – 02:46 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Hello Forum, during our last session the players hat a lot of bad luck and ended up with heps of Lingering Penalties, most at the -3 (Hurt) or -6 (Impaired) level. Since every Marginal Defeat ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Lingering Benefits / States of Adversities Submitted by pansophy on Mon, 27/05/2013 – 21:04 HeroQuest Rules Discussions Recently I made a list to help me coming up with ideas for assigning States of Adversities or Lingering Benefits. Here’s a small list, maybe it is helpful for somebody else 😉 The first ..

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Forums | HeroQuest Rules Discussions Leveragable Items from RuneQuest 6 to HeroQuest 2 Submitted by furashgf on Tue, 14/08/2012 – 19:40 HeroQuest Rules Discussions I could be off here, but it is my understanding that RuneQuest 6 is based on HeroQuest 2. For those that are familiar with both, what stuff is in RuneQuest 6 ..

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