## The Gate Keepers

## Encounter Thought Scourges 2

Aldis: we’re in the well

Splug: Splug knows how to deal with these creatures! It’s called a crossbow!

Aldis: splug, back herte

Ignatius has received initiative.

Ignatius: fires a glowing bolt of arcane energy from his finger at 1

and he does 9 force damage.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 4.5 damage.

Aldis: WE ARE ALL GOING TO DIE

Splug has received initiative.

Creature 1: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 17 for a total of 25 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Midas: TempHP Remaining: 0, Remaining Hit Points: 56

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: ’s speed increases by 2, and you gain a +1 bonus to AC and Reflex until the end of the encounter.

You must be bloodied to use this power.

Cian: Calls out Taint 4 with his oath of emnity.

Whenever Taint 4 is the only enemy adjacent to Cian, and Cian makes a melee attack against Taint 4, Cian can roll twice and use either result. This effect lasts until the end of the encounter, or until Taint 4 drops to 0 HP, at which point Cian regains the use of this power.

Cian: transfers some wounds to Taint 4 in exchange for some resilience.

Ranged 10

His attack roll is 2 for a total of 8 vs. Reflex and deals 8 radiant damage.

and Cian gains 4 temporary hit points.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: Aldis calls down a brilliant column of light that drives his enemies to the ground and bolsters his allies against harm…

Close blast 5

Hit: Aldis Pushes the target 3 squares and kocks it prone.

Effect: Aldis and each ally in the blast gain resist 5 to all damage until the end of his next turn.

Sustain Minor: The effect persists.

- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 15 for a total of 23 vs. Reflex and deals 11 psychic damage.

Midas: ’’ takes 6 damage.

Midas has received initiative.

Midas: his attack sends the primal energy of the earth flowing into creature 1, slowing them down.

His attack roll is 3 for a total of 13 vs. AC and deals 12 damage.

Hit: creature 1 is slowed until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Ignatius has received initiative.

Aldis: Ignatius, it’s vulnerable to Psychic!

Splug: Aldis knows because he looks things up in the compedium!

Aldis: “Do somethign wizardly!”

- Aldis cowers

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 13 for a total of 24 vs. Will against Creature4.

7 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 11 for a total of 22 vs. Will against 4.

5 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 15 for a total of 26 vs. Will against 4.

, His attack roll is 6 for a total of 17 vs. Will against 1.

3 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 10 damage.

Aldis: “yeah!”

Splug has received initiative.

Splug: moves up to 6 and until the end of his turn, he gains combat advantage against any enemies within 5 squares of him when he attacks and that have none of their allies adjacent to them.

Splug: makes a basic attack with his hand held crossbow against Creature4.

His attack roll is 13 for a total of 26 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.

Splug: does an additional 6 damage while he has combat advantage.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 9 damage.

Creature 1: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 10 for a total of 18 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Midas: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 44

Creature 5: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Splug

Reach 2

His attack roll is 14 for a total of 22 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Splug: ’’ takes 6 damage.

Midas: makes a basic attack with his Warhammer against creature.

His attack roll is 17 for a total of 28 vs. AC and deals 6 damage.

Creature 5: ’’ takes 3 damage.

Aldis: “GOOO MIDAS!”"

Midas: There, now thats how thats done!!!

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: Rolls a 17 for a total of 28 on his acrobatics check.

Creature 1: makes an attack of opportunity against Cian

Threatening Reach 2 His attack roll is 6 for a total of 14 vs. AC and deals 14 damage.

Midas: Immediate Reaction when an enemy marked by him and within 5 squares makes an attack against someone else.

Spectral vines clutch at a foe that has attacked his ally, impeding their movement.

He slides the target 2 squares, and the target is slowed and cannot shift until the end of its turn.

Midas: Immediate Interrupt when a marked target makes an attack against someone else

lashes out with nature’s wrath at creature 1 and diminishes their defenses.

His attack roll is 19 for a total of 29 vs. Fortitude and deals 7 damage.

and creature 1 grants combat advantage to Midas and his allies until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Creature 1: ’’ takes 3.5 damage.

Aldis: Nice Midas!

Cian: makes an attack against Creature2 threatening to pursue them to the grave.

His attack roll is 1 for a total of 11 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.

if Creature2 doesn’t end its next turn adjacent to Cian, Cian can shift up to 5 squares as a free action, and must end that shift closer to Creature2.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: invokes a blast of white radiance. Foes burn in its stern light, but your allies are heartened and guided by it…

Close Blast 3

His attack roll is 7 for a total of 16 vs. AC.

, His attack roll is 2 for a total of 11 vs. AC.

Hit: The targets take 9 radiant damage Effect: Each Ally in the Blast gainst a +2 Power bonus to attack rolls until the end of Aldis’ next turn.

Aldis: invokes a blast of white radiance. Foes burn in its stern light, but your allies are heartened and guided by it…

Close Blast 3

His attack roll is 4 for a total of 13 vs. AC.

, His attack roll is 19 for a total of 28 vs. AC.

Hit: The targets take 7 radiant damage Effect: Each Ally in the Blast gainst a +2 Power bonus to attack rolls until the end of Aldis’ next turn.

Aldis: Strength flows out from Aldis to Midas, rekindling their resolve to see the battle to its end…

((Minor Action)), Close burst 5.

Effect: Aldis or one Ally in the burst can spend a healing surge and regain an additional 7 hit points

… and gains a +2 to all defenses until the start of Aldis’s next turn

… and gains a +4 to all defenses against the next attack before the start of Aldis’s next turn

… and Aldis and all Allies in the burst gain 2 temporary hit points

Special: Aldis can use this power twice per encounter.

Aldis: Aldis sustains the brilliant column of light that bolsters his allies against harm… ((Sustain Minor: Allies Resist 5 to all Damage))

Splug: Remaining TempHP: 2

Splug: ’’ Remaining TempHP: 2

- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 2: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Cian

Reach 2

His attack roll is 16 for a total of 24 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Cian: ’’ takes 6 damage.

Aldis: Remaining TempHP: 2

Midas: Remaining TempHP: 2

Cian: ’’

Ignatius: Remaining TempHP: 2

Cian: ’’ takes 1 damage.

Midas: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 51

Creature 4: fires seeds of psychic energy in a blast.

Close Blast 3

His attack roll is 2 for a total of 10 vs. Will against Midas.

, His attack roll is 13 for a total of 21 vs. Will against Splug.

Hit: At the start of each of the target’s turns, the target deals 5 psychic damage to adjacent allies (save ends).

Creature 4: targets Midas with his mind.

Reach 2

His attack roll is 17 for a total of 25 vs. Reflex and deals 16 psychic damage.

Midas can choose to reduce the damage by 5 by dealing 6 damage to an ally within 5 squares.

Midas: takes 9 damage.

Midas has received initiative.

Midas: Spectral thorns sprout from his weapon and grasp at 4, pulling them closer.

Melee 2

His attack roll is 17 for a total of 27 vs. AC and deals 9 damage.

Hit: And he pulls 4 1 square.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 4 damage.

Midas: swings at 4 and draws on the spirit of the storm to drag foes closer to him for his next attack.

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 15 vs. AC and deals 15 damage.

Hit: Midas pulls each enemy within 3 squares of him, 2 squares.

Midas: swings at 4 and draws on the spirit of the storm to drag foes closer to him for his next attack.

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 15 vs. AC and deals 11 damage.

Hit: Midas pulls each enemy within 3 squares of him, 2 squares.

Ignatius has received initiative.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 16 vs. Will against 4.

, His attack roll is 7 for a total of 18 vs. Will against 3.

3 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Splug has received initiative.

Splug: moves up to 6 and does not provoke opportunity attacks when leaving squares adjacent to his allies. Until the end of his next turn he has combat advantage against enemies that have at least one of his allies adjacent to them.

Splug: darts past Creature4 attacking as he moves.

Effect: Moves up to 6 and makes this attack during that movement without provoking opportunity attacks from the target.

His attack roll is 18 for a total of 31 vs. Reflex and deals 13 damage.

Hit: And Creature4 is slowed until the end of your next turn.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 6 damage.

Creature 3: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Ignatius

Reach 2

His attack roll is 8 for a total of 16 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: strikes a crippling blow against Creature4

His attack roll is 3 for a total of 13 vs. AC and deals 32 damage.

16 damage on a miss.

Until the end of the encounter you gain a +5 power bonus to Athletics checks, a +2 power bonus to speed, and a +2 power bonus to the damage rolls of melee attacks.

Cian: When he makes a melee attack against a target and the target is the only enemy adjacent to him, he makes two attack rolls and uses either result.

His attack roll is 20 for a total of 30 vs. AC

- Cian rolls: 2d8 => 8
- Cian rolls: d12 => 11

Creature 4: ’’ takes 29 damage.

- Cian rolls: d6 => 4

Creature 4: ’’ takes 2 damage.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: summons a web of gleaming strands that cut into foes and defends allies.

Area burst 1 within 5

His attack roll is 18 for a total of 27 vs. Will.

, His attack roll is 9 for a total of 18 vs. Will.

Hit: Aldis does 7 radiant damage to each enemy in the burst, and each ally in the burst gains a +2 power bonus to AC until the end of his next turn.

Creature 3: ’’ takes 3.5 damage.

Cian has received initiative.

Aldis: Aldis sustains the brilliant column of light that bolsters his allies against harm… ((Sustain Minor: Allies Resist 5 to all Damage))

Aldis has received initiative.

- Aldis leans on his staff as he moves. (( Move ))
- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 2: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Cian

Reach 2

His attack roll is 11 for a total of 19 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Aldis: brb, ice cream

Cian: ’’ takes 1 damage.

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 13 vs. Reflex and deals 12 psychic damage.

Midas has received initiative.

Midas: slams his warhammer into the ground, causing the earth to toss and churn as if from an earthquake.

Burst 1

His attack roll is 8 for a total of 18 vs. AC

, His attack roll is 8 for a total of 18 vs. AC

, His attack roll is 4 for a total of 14 vs. AC

, His attack roll is 10 for a total of 20 vs. AC

for 13 damage.

Hit: Target cannot shift until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Midas: his attack sends the primal energy of the earth flowing into 4, slowing them down.

His attack roll is 9 for a total of 19 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.

Hit: 4 is slowed until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Ignatius has received initiative.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 1 for a total of 12 vs. Will against 4.

4 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Splug has received initiative.

Splug: moves up to 6 and does not provoke opportunity attacks when leaving squares adjacent to his allies. Until the end of his next turn he has combat advantage against enemies that have at least one of his allies adjacent to them.

Ignatius: brb drink

Splug: makes a basic attack with his short sword against Creature.

His attack roll is 7 for a total of 20 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: charges forward to attack Creature4 with a powerful strike.

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 15 vs. AC and deals 22 damage.

When charging you can use this power in place of a Melee Basic Attack. If you charge, you can +4 to AC against provoked opportunity attacks during the movement.

Cian: When he makes a melee attack against a target and the target is the only enemy adjacent to him, he makes two attack rolls and uses either result.

His attack roll is 18 for a total of 28 vs. AC

Creature 4: ’’ takes 11 damage.

- Cian rolls: d6 => 3

Creature 4: ’’

Creature 4: ’’ takes 13 damage.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: raises a holy symbol gleaming with brilliant radiance, searing his foes and dazzling them for a short time.

Close Blast 3

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 14 vs. AC.

Hit: The target takes 11 radiant damage … and takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls until the end of Aldis’ next turn.

Aldis: Aldis sustains the brilliant column of light that bolsters his allies against harm… ((Sustain Minor: Allies Resist 5 to all Damage))

- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 2: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Splug

Reach 2

His attack roll is 18 for a total of 26 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

Splug: takes 0 damage.

Aldis: “I’m awesome”

Aldis: “Go Splug!”

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 1 for a total of 9 vs. Reflex and deals 13 psychic damage.

Midas has received initiative.

Midas: his attack sends the primal energy of the earth flowing into 4, slowing them down.

His attack roll is 12 for a total of 22 vs. AC and deals 11 damage.

Hit: 4 is slowed until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Ignatius has received initiative.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 10 for a total of 21 vs. Will against 4.

5 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 10 damage.

Splug has received initiative.

Splug: makes a basic attack with his short sword against Creature.

His attack roll is 13 for a total of 26 vs. AC and deals 9 damage.

Creature 2: ’’ takes 4.5 damage.

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: Mystic echoes of Cian’s weapon weave around Creature 4 after his attack strikes home.

His attack roll is 18 for a total of 28 vs. AC and deals 20 damage.

and the Creature 4 takes a -2 to attack rolls until the end of your next turn. Cian can use this as an opportunity attack against his oath of emnity target.

Cian: When he makes a melee attack against a target and the target is the only enemy adjacent to him, he makes two attack rolls and uses either result.

His attack roll is 15 for a total of 25 vs. AC

Creature 4: ’’ takes 10 damage.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: outlines C4 with the silver glow of the Astral Sea…

Ranged 5

His attack roll is 19 for a total of 30 vs. Reflex.

Hit: Until the end of Aldis’ next turn, the target takes a -2 penalty to all defenses.

… and the next ally who hits the target before the end of his next turn regains 5 hit points

… and one Ally within 10 squares gains 2 temp hit points

Midas: Remaining TempHP: 2

- Aldis scrambles out of the way. (( Shift ))

Aldis: Aldis sustains the brilliant column of light that bolsters his allies against harm… ((Sustain Minor: Allies Resist 5 to all Damage))

- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 10 for a total of 18 vs. Reflex and deals 5 psychic damage.

Midas has received initiative.

Midas: his attack sends the primal energy of the earth flowing into 4, slowing them down.

His attack roll is 9 for a total of 19 vs. AC and deals 8 damage.

Hit: 4 is slowed until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Ignatius has received initiative.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 12 for a total of 23 vs. Will against 4.

6 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 11 damage.

Splug has received initiative.

Splug: moves up to 6 and does not provoke opportunity attacks when leaving squares adjacent to his allies. Until the end of his next turn he has combat advantage against enemies that have at least one of his allies adjacent to them.

Splug: makes a basic attack with his short sword against Creature4.

His attack roll is 12 for a total of 25 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.

Splug: does an additional 4 damage while he has combat advantage.

Splug: does an additional 1 damage while he has combat advantage and is using a light blade.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 9 damage.

Splug: finds a weakness in the defense of 0 when he attacks

Trigger: You make an attack roll against an enemy within 5 squares of you using a basic attack with a weapon. 0 must be granting combat advantage.

Splug gains +3 to the attack roll, and the enemy takes 3 extra damage if the attack hits.

This attack can be used twice per encounter.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 1 damage.

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: makes an attack against Creature4 threatening to pursue them to the grave.

His attack roll is 9 for a total of 19 vs. AC and deals 16 damage.

if Creature4 doesn’t end its next turn adjacent to Cian, Cian can shift up to 5 squares as a free action, and must end that shift closer to Creature4.

His attack roll is 12 for a total of 22 vs. AC

Creature 4: ’’ takes 9 damage.

Aldis has received initiative.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Splug: ’’

Aldis: faith guides his strike true, and weakens the resolve of C4’s zeal…

Melee weapon, reach 1

A CRITICAL Hit with a die roll 20 for a total of 31 vs. AC and deals 19 damage.

Hit: Until the end of Aldis’ next turn, the target takes a -2 penalty to the damage roll on its next attack.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 9 damage.

- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 1 for a total of 9 vs. Reflex and deals 11 psychic damage.

Midas has received initiative.

Midas: his attack sends the primal energy of the earth flowing into 4, slowing them down.

His attack roll is 7 for a total of 17 vs. AC and deals 9 damage.

Hit: 4 is slowed until the end of Midas’ next turn.

Ignatius has received initiative.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 17 for a total of 28 vs. Will against 4.

7 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 12 damage.

Splug has received initiative.

Splug: makes a basic attack with his short sword against c4.

His attack roll is 14 for a total of 27 vs. AC and deals 10 damage.

Splug: does an additional 10 damage while he has combat advantage.

Splug: does an additional 1 damage while he has combat advantage and is using a light blade.

Splug: finds a weakness in the defense of c4 when he attacks

Trigger: You make an attack roll against an enemy within 5 squares of you using a basic attack with a weapon. c4 must be granting combat advantage.

Splug gains +3 to the attack roll, and the enemy takes 6 extra damage if the attack hits.

This attack can be used twice per encounter.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 13 damage.

Cian has received initiative.

Cian: makes an attack against Creature 4 threatening to pursue them to the grave.

His attack roll is 6 for a total of 16 vs. AC and deals 17 damage.

if Creature 4 doesn’t end its next turn adjacent to Cian, Cian can shift up to 5 squares as a free action, and must end that shift closer to Creature 4.

His attack roll is 15 for a total of 25 vs. AC

Creature 4: ’’ takes 9 damage.

Cian: ((End Turn))

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: faith guides his strike true, and weakens the resolve of C4’s zeal…

Melee weapon, reach 1

His attack roll is 5 for a total of 16 vs. AC and deals 9 damage.

Hit: Until the end of Aldis’ next turn, the target takes a -2 penalty to the damage roll on its next attack.

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 19 for a total of 27 vs. Reflex and deals 6 psychic damage.

- Aldis lowers his staff to the ground. ((End Turn))

Creature 4: Tendrils of psychic energy reach out and attack Midas

Reach 2

His attack roll is 17 for a total of 25 vs. Reflex and deals 5 psychic damage.

Ignatius: sends a horde of imaginary flesh devouring sprites against his enemies.

Area Burst 1 Within 10

His attack roll is 20 for a total of 31 vs. Will against 4.

4 psychic damage, and the target cannot take opportunity actions until the end of your next turn.

Creature 4: ’’ takes 9 damage.

Aldis has received initiative.

Aldis: “Horay!”

Ignatius: “Huzzah! Well done! That was fun.”

Aldis: “Thank Pelor!”

- Aldis feels shame as a minor action

Cian: Ah, well done!

Splug: So… we cans leave now?

Aldis: Naw Splug, we’re gonna look for riches!