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by Branthur
Wed Aug 30, 2006 8:05 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: 2.0 grouping restrictions
Replies: 25
Views: 4558

Ummm..where's the option for "depends on what races look like when 2.0 comes in"? Seriously, Nonox stated in another post why they should be kept seperate now. The two sides are balanced in different ways (troll warriors and elven mages, etc), leaving many race/classes that would never get a group a...
by Branthur
Mon Jul 24, 2006 10:44 pm
Forum: 2.0 Announcements
Topic: Toril 2.0: Combat Basics
Replies: 13
Views: 6328

Re: Toril 2.0: Combat Basics

Toril 2.0: Combat Basics Toril 2.0 features a completely rewritten combat engine, that is loosely based off of the d20 combat system. Those of you familiar with Dungeons & Dragons 3.5 will find this new system very familiar. 2.) Attack Bonus A character's Attack Bonus indicates their ability to...
by Branthur
Sat Jul 15, 2006 4:07 pm
Forum: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Topic: Toril 2.0 Discussion
Replies: 71
Views: 19647

Dalar wrote:It's been 2 weeks since an update. Discuss.


http://www.torilmud.dyndns.org/phpBB2/v ... hp?t=18528

I imagine he's been a bit busy these past couple weeks. :P
by Branthur
Fri Jun 16, 2006 1:53 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: The pitter patter of little Darkthorne feet
Replies: 33
Views: 4633

You have my number as well, Hei and Derek. Please call whenever you want. You know Susan and I are here to support you with whatever you need. After our loss months ago...yeah. So just call, please.

Mike
by Branthur
Tue Jun 13, 2006 11:46 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat Smiting!!! GAME ON!
Replies: 22
Views: 3133

The 24th is really bad for me, as it will be the last weekend that my wife will be in town for a couple weeks. Of course, that means that July is MUCH better, since she won't be back yet to be annoyed with marathon mudding. ;)
by Branthur
Mon May 01, 2006 10:33 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Give peace a chance!
Replies: 20
Views: 2357

Here's a better idea. Remove all peace rooms. It's a dumb concept anyway. :P

"Hello Mr. Demon. I know you followed me all this way, but isn't this a nice little patch of earth? Why don't we grab a bite to eat. Then when we leave, we can commence with killing each other again."
by Branthur
Wed Apr 19, 2006 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Post your fav. webcomics sites
Replies: 17
Views: 2023

Hmm..several have been posted that I read as well... I read Demonology 101, but didn't he finish that? Wasn't aware he was still creating. Walky and Joyce! (contains the archive of It's Roomies! and It's Walky! as well) http://www.itswalky.com Shortpacked! (also by David Willis) http://www.shortpack...
by Branthur
Fri Apr 07, 2006 11:31 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Beluir
Replies: 3
Views: 368

Well, it once was restricted to halflings, but apparently not anymore. Just went in with a !halfling. Must have gotten fixed. *shrug*
by Branthur
Fri Mar 17, 2006 1:16 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Invokers spellcast
Replies: 2
Views: 505

Same reason clerics have necromancy. We don't use it now, but it's a lot easier to have it and notch it up as you level through practicing and not need it, rather that not have it and have a spell added later that fits into that category. Eradicate Undead. A better example would have been spellcast...
by Branthur
Sun Feb 26, 2006 10:14 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Flee Failures
Replies: 33
Views: 2841

then all circles should fail. Clerics should get Group Heal. Illusionists should get Blind. As long as we're hijacking here. :P Seriously Thil..I agree that failing concentration can be somewhat irritating, but there is a reason why the highest circle of spells you can cast can sometimes fail. Or t...
by Branthur
Fri Feb 17, 2006 1:01 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Opinion wanted
Replies: 22
Views: 2085

Yeah, I can understand where his mom's coming from, wanting a good influence from his past there to help him out, but if he's coming home to see his family, his family ambushing him is going to be hard enough without the perception that you are there ambushing him as well. Interventions can be a goo...
by Branthur
Fri Jan 20, 2006 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: This kid has better foot-eye coordination than all of you
Replies: 14
Views: 1645

http://www.itswalky.com/d/20031003.html

The last panel says it all.
by Branthur
Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:50 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Bidding Systems
Replies: 22
Views: 1908

Well since I actually dont read scions bbs regularly I actually didnt know the system befor hand, thats my problem I know. Lopi Umm..I don't either. http://www.torilmud.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=17569 Seriously not tryin to pick on you Lopi, but you're kinda the one who brought up the tia run. :( ...
by Branthur
Fri Jan 20, 2006 1:59 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Bidding Systems
Replies: 22
Views: 1908

In general, I will say that I don't care for bidding systems too much. I think the random roll of the dice is much more fun. I do think that some zones deserve a bidding system however - spob, seelie, maybe tia. I only say maybe tia because there's 20+ items from there for 30 people. That's pretty d...
by Branthur
Fri Jan 13, 2006 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Whatever happened to the longest thread thread?
Replies: 78
Views: 12072

Brumby, the Troll Philosopher People keep comin' on up and sayin' to me "Brumby, you are the Troll Adventurer Philosopher, are you not?". And Brumby reply, "Yup." And dey say "How does one become such a philosophical troll such as you are?". And I say "If da sun shines through an outhouse roof you s...
by Branthur
Fri Jan 13, 2006 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Whatever happened to the longest thread thread?
Replies: 78
Views: 12072

Double post on longest thread!
by Branthur
Thu Jan 12, 2006 7:41 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Spells and Magic
Replies: 60
Views: 8986

Admittedly coming from a very clerical standpoint. :) Archons. Devils. Demons. Eldarins. Make the alignment and the diety that a cleric follows MATTER. I almost want to say give clerics domains and domain specific spells that they can access. Turning, summoning, binding, censuring. Clerics heal, the...
by Branthur
Wed Nov 30, 2005 9:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: fun recipies that i have been learning
Replies: 112
Views: 16447

Thought I'd toss up the mashed potatoes I made for Thanksgiving this year.. 10 Potatoes (approximately) 1 cup cream cheese 1 cup sour cream 1/2 cup melted butter 1/4 cup chopped chives (less if you use dried chives) 2 tsp. salt 1-2 cloves minced garlic Paprika to taste Boil and mash the potatoes. Wh...
by Branthur
Mon Nov 14, 2005 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: R.I.P. Eddie
Replies: 8
Views: 632

Dalar wrote:Shane is his son in law? Or whatever that short faggot's name was.


HHH
by Branthur
Mon Nov 14, 2005 8:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: R.I.P. Eddie
Replies: 8
Views: 632

Yeah, they took too long to give him the belt, but Vince likes giving it to big guys like Brock and his son-in-law. :P Though apparently they were setting Eddie up for a 2nd title run in the next couple weeks, from the looks of things. RAW and Smackdown are both going to be tribute shows to Eddie th...
by Branthur
Mon Nov 14, 2005 4:35 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: R.I.P. Eddie
Replies: 8
Views: 632

R.I.P. Eddie

http://msnbc.msn.com/id/10029582/

I watch wrestling on occasion. It amuses me the rediculous things that they do on there. I enjoy getting a good laugh.

Eddie was honestly one of the best performers that they had. He was fun to watch in the ring, whether face or heel.
by Branthur
Mon Oct 24, 2005 4:21 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Heavy Tower Shield
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Heavy Tower Shield

So, after getting this shield, I realized just how oddly statted it is. I don't really play a warrior class, so don't care so much, but I am wondering how a huge shield makes you more dexterous and can make you see that there are hidden people around you. Sure, you could just say "it's magic" I supp...
by Branthur
Fri Oct 21, 2005 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: D&D Newbie Help
Replies: 19
Views: 1403

What setting are you playing in Birile, if you know? Forgotten Realms? Greyhawk? Dragonlance? Ravenloft? a homebrew world?

I magic missile the darkness!
(and yes, this did actually work for me once...)
by Branthur
Fri Oct 21, 2005 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: D&D Newbie Help
Replies: 19
Views: 1403

Ask if you can be a Shadowdancer. And if you can, shoot yourself. It's not as twinky as Pun-Pun the Kobold, but then again, what is? For online resources, WotC's message boards can provide some insight. The Character Optimization boards, while I wouldn't make one of those characters because you'd b...
by Branthur
Wed Oct 19, 2005 1:12 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tarrasque
Replies: 24
Views: 1714

Yeah, Tarrasque is just Neutral Hungry, while Tia's quite, quite evil. The Tarrasque in 2nd ed, really wasn't too tough. In fact, you could kill it with two high level characters using only a few spells. At least in 3rd and 3.5 they made it appropriately nasty, though the weakness to anything that f...
by Branthur
Sun Oct 09, 2005 5:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Serenity
Replies: 18
Views: 1267

Finally got to see this today. So good..

Can we start with the part where Jayne gets knocked out by a 90 pound girl? Because that's *never* getting old.
by Branthur
Sun Oct 09, 2005 4:59 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: RPG Class test
Replies: 29
Views: 3137

Mystic Theurge 33% Combativeness, 20% Sneakiness, 70% Intellect, 88% Spirituality Brilliant and spiritual! You are a Mystic Theurge! Score! You have a prestige class. A prestige class can only be taken after you've fulfilled certain requirements. This may mean that you're an exceptionally talented p...
by Branthur
Thu Sep 29, 2005 10:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Serenity
Replies: 18
Views: 1267

Definately. Been waiting for this movie ever since they aired the pilot (which was of course shown last, right as they ended the series. stupid Fox)
by Branthur
Tue Sep 20, 2005 3:28 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: True Sight
Replies: 12
Views: 1349

Gonna have to disagree. True sight classicly allows you to see through all illusions, etc..clerical version allows seeing auras (obviously changed here, but no big deal). What it does NOT do, however, is uncover things hidden through mundane means. It should not help searching at all.
by Branthur
Wed Sep 14, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Lich vs. Lava Burst
Replies: 21
Views: 1911

In no version of any monster manual that I can find do undead (as a whole) have an actual weakness to fire. Many are resistant to cold, but resistant to cold != weakness to fire. There are even a few undead fire beings that LIKE fire. Now, those are neither here nor there, but liches do not have a w...
by Branthur
Wed Sep 14, 2005 3:12 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: For the longest time...
Replies: 6
Views: 898

Yep, common bug..been around for a while
by Branthur
Tue Sep 13, 2005 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Webcomic Telethon
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Webcomic Telethon

Just thought I'd point this out to people, if you're interested in another way to donate to the relief efforts from Katrina. Blank Label comics is hosting a webcomic telethon today and tomorrow. Many webcomic artists have put in submissions, and it's being updated at (I believe) 1 new comic every 20...
by Branthur
Thu Sep 08, 2005 8:57 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: AREA TYPOS
Replies: 142
Views: 39431

The zombies in the graveyard south of WD..

The seems large and must have bee created useing more then just one humanoid.
It has several animal parts sewn into its body.
A large zombie is in excellent condition.
by Branthur
Thu Sep 08, 2005 3:45 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Lich vs. Lava Burst
Replies: 21
Views: 1911

amolol wrote:just so you guys know in d&d 2nd and 3rd edition all undead hve a weakness to fire.


Cite this please. I'm not finding anything in AD&D, 2nd edition AD&D, 3rd, or 3.5 monster manuals that support this claim.

Branthur
by Branthur
Mon Aug 29, 2005 3:12 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Shoppers shopping close to closing time.
Replies: 10
Views: 1316

If you're working in a job of customer service, you need to give your customers service. *shrug*

On the other hand, only somewhat related...there is always Vinegar Boy

There just are some jobs that, well..I can't blame the employees for being a bit surley on occasion. ;)
by Branthur
Thu Aug 25, 2005 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Silent Majority, vote!
Replies: 77
Views: 9900

Nevermind that it's a loaded question.
by Branthur
Wed Aug 24, 2005 4:33 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Circle lag
Replies: 11
Views: 1336

!circle lag means..

circle x; escape south; hide, without being hit. methinks....no.
by Branthur
Wed Aug 24, 2005 4:26 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Misclassified spell?
Replies: 11
Views: 1191

Actually, if I remember correctly, they were changed to the appropriate school. Just hasn't been updated in the helpfiles.
by Branthur
Wed Aug 17, 2005 11:42 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Illusionist spell
Replies: 13
Views: 1507

Read again Pril...GROUP phantom heal.

I'd be for it, just to watch an entire party die after a fight is over. *cackle*
by Branthur
Wed Jul 20, 2005 11:23 pm
Forum: NHC: New Player Help
Topic: in game help post 20?
Replies: 4
Views: 1476

The bbs is definately a good place to start.

Also, even though you no longer have access to NHC, you can always go with "who helper" and ask one of the helpers a question directly. That is what we're here for, after all. ;)
by Branthur
Wed Jul 20, 2005 11:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (Possible Spoilers)
Replies: 28
Views: 2859

In book 7, Harry and Voldemort will dual...and in their weakened state, Neville will kill them both, and take his rightful mantle as the new dark lord.

*nod me*

It will be interesting to see what Snape does in the future, that is for sure. He may not be on _either_ side...
by Branthur
Tue Jul 19, 2005 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (Possible Spoilers)
Replies: 28
Views: 2859

Sure..it was established that he was a Death Eater, but tried to get out at the end, and was killed by either Voldy or one of his supporters (Sirius says that he thought it was probably one of his supporters). However, there is no way to know _when_ the phylact..er..horcrux was stolen from the cave....
by Branthur
Tue Jul 19, 2005 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (Possible Spoilers)
Replies: 28
Views: 2859

Simple..R.A.B. is Sirius' brother, Regulus Black. It also gives more meaning to Mundungus stealing things from the Black home...including a cup. Still not sure on Snape, but yeah, think it was set up between Dumbledore and Snape earlier (probably during the argument that they had that Hagrid overhea...
by Branthur
Wed Jul 06, 2005 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anyone familiar with HijackThis?
Replies: 7
Views: 878

No question..been swearing by HijackThis for quite some time now. Usually I'm able to find the relayer, but not this time. Oh well...workin on it. :) Thanks for the help.
by Branthur
Wed Jul 06, 2005 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anyone familiar with HijackThis?
Replies: 7
Views: 878

Yeah, those two entries have had me wondering as well, but unfortunately since it's not my computer (it's one of the public computers at work) I've been a bit wary of messing with them. Of course, since they seem to be random strings, nothing comes up on google even for what they could possibly be. ...
by Branthur
Wed Jul 06, 2005 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anyone familiar with HijackThis?
Replies: 7
Views: 878

Anyone familiar with HijackThis?

Been having trouble with one of the computers at work..it seems to have caught the Ceres bug (adw_transpond.a). Unfortunately, I can't seem to clean this one off. Both Spybot and Adaware only do a temp fix, and it reinstalls itself. I'm posting the HijackThis file..hopefully someone's familiar with ...
by Branthur
Wed Jun 29, 2005 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: YesYesYesYesYes!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 1560

kwirl wrote:cs lewis and jrr tolkien were close friends, although does anyone know if tolkien shared lewis' religious views?


Can't find a source at the moment, but yes. In fact, Tolkien is the one who converted Lewis to Christianity.
by Branthur
Thu May 19, 2005 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: I Give You... Beast.
Replies: 5
Views: 386

as a side note, from Cinescape.com

"Fox has also begun talks with LOST's Maggie Grace to play the role of Kitty Pryde, a beauty who can walk through walls."
by Branthur
Fri Apr 22, 2005 12:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: A Quiz!
Replies: 36
Views: 3593

<a href="http://dicepool.com/catalog/quiz.php"> <img src="http://dicepool.com/catalog/images/splats/sarcastic.jpg" height="200px" width="400px" alt="I am a d8"/></a> No use trying to fight it, you're an eight-sided die, a d8. A fine example of simple elegance, the d8 is one of the least appreciated ...
by Branthur
Fri Apr 08, 2005 12:51 am
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Your fav. easy-to-make snacks
Replies: 27
Views: 3228

Pickled Herring on Ritz Crackers ;)

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