Shattering Rock

Lia: This damnable trickster bastard. Can do you see anything Cian?

Lia: rolls 25 on his perception check.

Cian: I don’t see anything, but it is anyone’s guess in this tomb.

Cian: Rolls a 16 for a total of 29 on his perception check.

Conditional: Inquisitives kit adds +2 when searching for something specific.

Lia: "Well, it says we can’t go forward, it doesn’t say we can’t open the door. Anyone want to give it a try?

Cian: Eh…

Lia: hm

Frakk: oh

Lia: Well I guess that solves that.

Cian: Tricksters…

Frakk: try walking through it backwards?

Tyrile: “Did you just teleport in front of me?”

Frakk: Frakk is da Genius

Lia: yeah that’s it frakk, you got it

Frakk: can’t shoot a bow

Frakk: can moonwalk

Frakk:

Tyrile: (I just noticed I’m the squishiest member of the party)

Cian: Rolls a 16 for a total of 30 on his stealth check.

Conditional: Footpads add +1 for move silently.

  • Lia whispers There’s a room, with a few people, and some of the monsters we fought at the graveyard.
  • Lia whispers that I could see at least.\
  • Tyrile says a word silently and has his blade flicker its light out.
  • Cian whispers “Might as well get closer. No point in standing here.”

Wretch: “Urgh.”

Andred: “Hm?”

Andred: “Oh, it seems we have some visitors.”

Andred: “a visitor*”

Cian: Good day! Just out for a stroll.

Cian: Rolls a 11 for a total of 13 on his bluff check.

Andred: “That seems unlikely.”

  • Lia whisper “Hey, don’t kill Andred, he’s my bounty, big reward getting him back to his noble parents alive.”

Cian: Then you aren’t entirely daft.

Frakk: that the on in the fancy shirt?

  • Tyrile nods.
  • Lia whisper I’ll split it with you.

Phalagar: “Who are you? What are you doing here?”

Tyrile: “Which one is Andred?”

  • Lia whisper the one in white, the one talking
  • Tyrile makes a mental note not to kill the one in the white.

Cian: I’ve come to speak with Dajani.

Phalagar: “Hmph. Figures. What are you one of her cultists come to deliver a message? She’s gone beyond into the tomb proper.”

Lia: yes, we are one of her cultists, we do have a message for you.

Cian: We’ll just be on our way then…
James: Cian can see that Phalagar is no ordinary mage. He’s a Goliath, that seems to have a creatre from the far plane symbiotically attached to his body.

Lia: I’m supposed to speak to Andred.

Lia: rolls 12 on his bluff check.

Andred: “I’m Andred. What is it?”

Lia: "She has a new assignment for you, important, private, let me tell you.

Lia: rolls 13 on his bluff check.

Orc: “You should probably do what she says.”

Andred: “Ha. No. If you have nothing to say openly, you can leave, or die. I’m getting bored just sitting here waiting.”

Lia: Aw, are we gonna have to do this the hard way then?

  • Tyrile places his palm over his face for a moment before redrawing his sword.

Phalagar: “I could always use another meal.”

Lia: Fine by me, the hard way is my specialty.

Orc: “Wouldn’t we get in trouble since their Dajani’s cultists?”

Cian: No one wants to be in trouble…

Wretch: “Urgh.”

Lia: Yes, big trouble.

Phalagar: “No Grum. They’re lying.”

Lia: Dajani won’t be happy. I’m supposed to take Andred out of here Grum, if you don’t let me, it’s going to ruin her plan.

Orc: “Oh. GRUM HATE LIARS!”

  • Lia curses under her breat

Lia: h

  • Tyrile leans over to Frakk and whispers “On a totally unrelated note, once we have money again, remind me I need to buy a head of lettuce and some bandages.”
  • Frakk what? why?

Tyrile: Tyrile quickly shouts for an ally to move to a better position.

Close Burst 3, You or One Ally in Burst

Trigger: You roll initiative.

Effect: The target shifts half its speed.
Lia has received initiative.

  • Frakk changes his footing (( Shift: 1 ))

Lia: fires an arrow at phlegm and an arrow at phlegm

Her attack roll against phlegm is 4 for a total of 16 vs. AC and deals 14 damage.

Her attack roll against phlegm is 13 for a total of 25 vs. AC and deals 5 damage.

  • Lia rolls: 1d20+13 => 10 + 13 = 23
  • Lia rolls: 1d12+5 => 1 + 5 = 6

Phalagar: ’’ takes 20 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 122

Lia: Marks phlegm as her quarry.
Cian has received initiative.

Lia: ((End Turn))

Cian: Calls out Phlem with his oath of emnity.

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

Cian: swings at Phlem in order to push them back.

His attack roll is 1 for a total of 12 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.
Hit: Cian shifts one square and slides Phlem one square into the space Cian occupied.

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 7 for a total of 18 vs. AC

Phalagar: ’’ takes 13 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 109

Cian: ((End Turn))

Phalagar: lashes out at Cian with a tentacle.

Reach 4 His attack roll is 15 for a total of 26 vs. AC and deals 14 damage.
Hit: and Cian is grabbed (until escape).

Cian: ’’ takes 14 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 49

Tyrile: (is there a limit on how many immediate interupts and immediate reactions you can do?)
Frakk has received initiative.

Frakk: channles his combat fury to run down his foes…
Effect: Frakk assumes the Berserker’s Charge Stance. Until the stance ends, Frakk gains a +2 Power Bonus to attack rolls and speed when making Charge Attacks.

Frakk: BLUUAUAUAAAAAAAUUUGHGHGHGHGHG

Frakk: shouts a curse, and surges forward, stabbing Phlegomony with the vicious barbed end of his gouge
Melee weapon
His attack roll is 12 for a total of 28 vs. AC and deals 25 damage.

Frakk: pushes beyond his normal limits, and unleashes a Powerful Strike…
Phlem takes an additional 9 Damage. (12 Damage on a Crit)
Brutal Axe: You also knock the target prone.

Phalagar: ’’ takes 25 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 84

Phalagar: ’’ takes 9 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 75

Frakk: wears boots which allow him to stop & turn on a dime…
Effect: After Charging, Frakk can shift one square before his turn ends.

  • Frakk adopts a defensive posture (( End Turn ))

Frakk: HUGH

Andred: Shouts commands to two of his allies.

Close Burst 5, Two Allies in Burst

The target can make a charge attack as a free action.

Frakk: brings the wide bladed side of his gouge down on top of Orc ’s head…
Melee weapon
His attack roll is 1 for a total of 14 vs. AC and deals 19 damage.

Orc: swings a falchion at Frakk

His attack roll is 12 for a total of 21 vs. AC and deals 14 damage.

Frakk: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 47

Cian: swings at Wretch in order to push them back.

His attack roll is 11 for a total of 22 vs. AC and deals 16 damage.
Hit: Cian shifts one square and slides Wretch one square into the space Cian occupied.

Wretch 1: ’’ takes 16 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: -15
Frakk has received initiative.

Andred: swings at Cian with his sword.

His attack roll is 10 for a total of 23 vs. AC and deals 11 damage.
Hit:Cian is marked until the end of Andred’s next turn, and one ally of Andred’s within 3 squares of Andred can make a melee basic attack as a free action.

Cian: ’’ takes 11 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 38

Phalagar: lashes out at Cian with a tentacle.

Reach 4

His attack roll is 11 for a total of 22 vs. AC and deals 8 damage.
Hit: and Cian is grabbed (until escape).

Andred: ((End Turn))
Tyrile has received initiative.

Tyrile: makes a basic attack against Root-a-beg-ah.

His attack roll is 16 for a total of 28 vs. AC and deals 12 damage.

Orc: ’’ takes 12 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 75
Midas has received initiative.

Tyrile: activtes an aura 5 that lasts until the end of the encounter. If the aura ends prematurely for any reason, you can reactivate it during the encounter as a minor action.

Once per encounter, you or any ally in the aura can use a minor action to spend a healing surge and regain an additional 1 hit points.

Alternatively, you or any ally can use a minor action to allow an adjacent ally to spend a healing surge and regain the additional hit points.
Tyrile starts to slowly chant under his breath a Prayer to Pelor.

Midas: makes a melee basic attack against Orc

His attack roll is 16 for a total of 29 vs. AC and deals 16 damage.

Orc: ’’ takes 16 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 59

Orc: Marks enemies adjacent to him as a free action.

Orc: swings a falchion at Midas

His attack roll is 9 for a total of 18 vs. AC and deals 13 damage.

Orc: ((End Turn))
Lia has received initiative.

Lia: Marks orc as her quarry.

Lia: fires two arrows at orc.

Her attack roll is 19 for a total of 32 vs. AC and deals 10 damage.

Her attack roll is 13 for a total of 26 vs. AC and deals 11 damage.
Hit: If both attacks hit, you deal 3 extra damage.

Lia: deals an extra 5 damage to her quarry.

Orc: ’’ takes 33 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 26
Cian has received initiative.

Lia: ((End Turn))

Cian: Vanishes into shadow energy surrounding Orc and steps out of it near another creature.

Requirement: You must be adjacent to a creature.

Cian teleports 3 squares to a square adjacent a different creature.

Cian: is basically considered bloody for all purposes (including beneficial effects) until the end of his next turn.

Cian: swings at Phlem in order to push them back.

His attack roll is 18 for a total of 29 vs. AC and deals 18 damage.
Hit: Cian shifts one square and slides Phlem one square into the space Cian occupied.

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 2 for a total of 13 vs. AC

Cian: ((End Turn))

Phalagar: ’’ takes 18 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 57

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Phalagar: Lashes out in a fury of tentacles.

Close Burst 2

His attack roll is 9 for a total of 20 vs. AC against Cian.
, His attack roll is 5 for a total of 16 vs. AC against Frakk.
, His attack roll is 17 for a total of 28 vs. AC against Midas.
, His attack roll is 20 for a total of 31 vs. AC against Tyrile.

Hit: 10 damage, 17 max and the target is grabbed (until escape).

Midas: ’’ takes 10 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 68

Tyrile: ’’ takes 10 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 47

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Frakk: blocks the attack with his thick skull.

Pillar 10: A pillar supporting the ceiling shatters, causing rocks to fall from the ceiling.

Close Burst 3

His attack roll is 8 for a total of 19 vs. Reflex against Midas.
, His attack roll is 13 for a total of 24 vs. Reflex against Frakk.
, His attack roll is 19 for a total of 30 vs. Reflex against Phalagar.
, His attack roll is 3 for a total of 14 vs. Reflex against Tyrile.
, His attack roll is 20 for a total of 31 vs. Reflex against Orc.
, His attack roll is 2 for a total of 13 vs. Reflex against Cian.
, His attack roll is 11 for a total of 22 vs. Reflex against Wretch.

Hit: 19 damage. 30 max damage.
Miss: 9 damage.
Effect: The burst creates a zone of difficult terrain that lasts until it is removed.

Midas: ’’ takes 19 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 49

Frakk: ’’ takes 19 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 28

Phalagar: ’’ takes 19 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 38

Wretch: ’’ takes 19 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: -18

Tyrile: ’’ takes 9 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 38

Orc: ’’ takes 30 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: -4

Cian: ’’ takes 9 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 29
Frakk has received initiative.

Frakk: shouts a curse, and surges forward, stabbing Andred with the vicious barbed end of his gouge
Melee weapon
His attack roll is 3 for a total of 19 vs. AC and deals 34 damage.

Frakk: shouts a curse, and surges forward, stabbing Poobear with the vicious barbed end of his gouge
Melee weapon
His attack roll is 15 for a total of 31 vs. AC and deals 31 damage.

Phalagar: ’’ takes 31 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 7

Frakk: screams out an unnerving howl as he charges into battle. Faint-hearted foes shrink from his savage wrath.
Trigger: you hit an enemy with a charge attack.
Effect: that enemy takes an additional 4 extra Damage and you make a secondary attack:
Close Burst 2
The attack roll is 9 for a total of 17 vs. Will against Andred
The attack roll is 18 for a total of 26 vs. Will against Pghlem
Targets hit are Pushed 2 squares and take a -2 Penalty to Attack Rolls until the end of Frakk’s next turn.

Phalagar: ’’ takes 4 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 3

Frakk: BUGHAARRR

  • Frakk puts his gouge into a defensive position (( End Turn ))

Andred: swings at Frakk with his sword.

His attack roll is 9 for a total of 22 vs. AC and deals 8 damage.
Hit:Frakk is marked until the end of Andred’s next turn, and one ally of Andred’s within 3 squares of Andred can make a melee basic attack as a free action.

Frakk: ’s Piecemeal armor seems haphazard, but those extra plates & spikes do come in handy…
Trigger: an enemy his you with an attack. Effect: You gain a +2 Power Bonus to AC against the triggering attack.

Tyrile: Trigger: An ally within 2 squares of Tyrile is hit by an attack that does not include Tyrile.

Tyrile and And shift up to 2 squares as a free action, swapping positions. Tyrile becomes the target of the triggering attack, in place of And. After the attack is resolved, Tyrile can make a melee basic attack against the attacker.

Frakk:

Frakk: blocks the attack with his thick skull.
Tyrile has received initiative.

Tyrile: “Surrender”

Tyrile: His attack roll is 12 for a total of 24 vs. AC and deals 10 damage. Tyrile strikes his target and two allies within 5 squares that can see and hear him may charge, move or make a basic attack as a free action. These allies cant attack the same target with this ability.

Cian: swings at Phlem in order to push them back.

His attack roll is 10 for a total of 21 vs. AC and deals 17 damage.
Hit: Cian shifts one square and slides Phlem one square into the space Cian occupied.

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 16 for a total of 27 vs. AC

Phalagar: ’’ takes 17 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: -14

Cian: Kisses his holy symbol as he considers his next move.

Close Burst 10: 1 Enemy Within Range

Trigger: Your oath of enmity target drops to 0 hit points.

Effect: You use oath of enmity on the target. Until the end of your next turn, the target grants combat advantage to you.

Cian: Andred

Lia: Andred you should give up, let us capture you, mommy and daddy miss you.

Frakk: stabs Andred with the vicious barbed end of his gouge
Melee weapon
His attack roll is 4 for a total of 17 vs. AC and deals 23 damage.

Andred: “Who the?”

Cian: You lend guidance to Frakk.

Close Burst 10

Frakk makes a second attack roll and uses either result.

Frakk: stabs Andred with the vicious barbed end of his gouge
Melee weapon
His attack roll is 10 for a total of 23 vs. AC and deals 21 damage.

Lia: Your distraught parents paid me to find you and bring you back.

Andred: ’’ takes 21 damage.
Remaining Hit Points: 119

Tyrile: Tyrile shouts to his ally “C’mon, you know your better then them.”

Close Burst 5

Effect: The target can spend a healing surge and regain an additional 3 hit points. + Healing Surge

Frakk: ME WRITE POETRY
Midas has received initiative.

Tyrile: ((End Turn))

Lia: Apparently they did not enjoy their son taking off to join a crazy death cult, you being their heir and all that.

Andred: “It’s not a death cult you idiot.”

Tyrile: “Now Surrender, before the orc tries to subdue you with his blade.”

Lia: Andred be careful, they didn’t specify any condition except alive for your return.

Frakk: Oh freddled gruntbuggly/thy micturations are to me/As plurdled gabbleblotchits on a lurgid bee. Groop I implore thee, my foonting turlingdromes. And hooptiously drangle me with crinkly bindlewurdles, Or I will rend thee in the gobberwarts with my blurglecruncheon, see if I don’t!

Andred: “Alright. Fine. I surrender! Five on one is not a fair fight.”

Frakk: Im naming my spear blurglecruncheon

Lia: There’s a sensible future noble.

Tyrile: “Lia, did you bring manacles?”

Frakk: Uses a healing surge.
heals 15 hit points and has 8 out of 9 healing surges remaining

Frakk: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 46

Lia: rolls 16 on his thievery check.

  • Tyrile starts the pat down search.

Cian: Rolls a 4 for a total of 16 on his thievery check.

Conditional: Thieve’s Tools adds +2 when opening a lock or disarming a trap.

Tyrile: “You wanna make sure he isnt hiding any extra blades.”

Tyrile: Rolls a 12 for a total of 17 on his perception check.

Lia: rolls 16 on his perception check.

Cian: Rolls a 3 for a total of 16 on his perception check.

Conditional: Inquisitives kit adds +2 when searching for something specific.
James: You find a dagger in his boot, and a razor in his pocket.

Frakk: DON’T ESCAPE

Frakk: rolls a 16 for a total of 30 on his intimidate check.
James: “okay.”

Tyrile: “Be careful around the pockets, a poisoned needle will cause more then a bad day.”

Frakk: Or I have to sit here and write poetry

Frakk: AND YOU DONT WANT THAT

Midas: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 68 Spends a healing surge. Has 12 out of 13 remaining.

Lia: rolls 26 on his thievery check.

Andred: “Um… are you leaving me here?”

Lia: Yes

Lia: for now

Tyrile: Tyrile shouts to his ally “C’mon, you know your better then them.”

Close Burst 5

Effect: The target can spend a healing surge and regain an additional 4 hit points. + Healing Surge

Tyrile: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 42

Tyrile: Uses a healing surge.
heals 14 hit points and has 9 out of 10 healing surges remaining

Cian: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 44 Spends a healing surge. Has 7 out of 8 remaining.

Lia: we have business besides you, it’s more important to me than the money from the bounty so, you know, good luck

Cian: ’’ Remaining Hit Points: 59 Spends a healing surge. Has 6 out of 8 remaining.

Lia: We’ll be back

Lia: unless we die

Lia: in which case, sorry

Cian: Wouldn’t be the first time…

Lia: any tips about what we can expect? What djani has in store?

Andred: “Do you guys even know what you’re after?”

Lia: keeping us alive keeps you alive now

Lia: yeah we’re after your bitch boss

Andred: “Um… you realize I don’t work FOR Dajani, right? I work with her.”

Frakk: so that what they call it now

Cian: That’s what they all think.

Andred: “We both report to the same guy.”

Tyrile: “And he is?”

Andred: “Ha. Yeah. My life ain’t that cheap.”

Andred: “You track down Dajani, and I’m sure he’ll find you.”

Lia: Good, save us some legwork

Lia: We’ve been working our way up your foodchain

Tyrile: “So? If we defeat him, you wont have to worry about reprisal, and everyones happy.”

Lia: so it will make it easier if he just comes and finds us.

Cian: If? You mean when.

  • Cian grins.

Tyrile: “If we lose, you can say it was your plan. Its a win win for you.”

Lia: Well all they’ve done so far is run away, it’s a pain in the ass.

Andred: “Hah. He’s not the kind you can just kill to stop.”

  • Tyrile pulls back his face plate. “Neither am I”

Andred: “HOLY CRAP!”

Tyrile: Rolls a 12 for a total of 20 on his intimidate check.

Lia: Oh I’m sure we’ll find a way, you can find ways to kill most things. I find arrows normally do the trick but I’m open to suggestions.

Lia: And as you can see, we have some powerful forces on our side as well. Your dark masters aren’t the only powers in the universe you know.

  • Lia gestures to tyrile

Andred: “Alright I suppose. The guy’s name is Mazal. He’s a Vampire Muse, meaning that if you want to kill him, you have to destroy his blood cauldron. But he’s only a peon too. The top of the chain is the Elders.”

Tyrile: “Elders? Names?”

Andred: “You’ve probably heard their names, at least in history. Kyuss, Osterneth, Vecna, Acerak, and a few others.”

Tyrile: “Well. I’ll let Pelor deal with Vecna. We will deal with Mazal.”

Andred: “Heh. Good luck with that. Have fun tracking down Dajani.”

Tyrile: “You could help us.”

Frakk: what is in the far room over ther points east

Lia: Yeah it has been fun so far, hope it doesn’t take too long, it would be a shame for me to lose the bounty.

Andred: “There’s a chasm, and the actual crypt of this trickster Dejin.”

Frakk: north?

Andred: “Oh sorry, that is North.”

  • Frakk rolls eyes

Andred: “East is a room full of traps and treasure and stuff like that, a bit like the first room, but with a few… differences.”

Frakk: ah

Frakk: north then fellas?

Tyrile: “North first.”

Cian: I want Dajani dead, yes.

Lia: We can pick up the treasure on our way out after we grab my bounty. North it is.

Cian: Lets have a look at this door.

Cian: Rolls a 13 for a total of 26 on his perception check.

Conditional: Inquisitives kit adds +2 when searching for something specific.

Lia: rolls 22 on his perception check.

The Door 1: “Take a (word has been smudged out) of faith.”

Frakk: Take a… dump of faith?

Frakk: no

Frakk: jump?

Tyrile: Leap?

Cian: Hmm, with the aforementioned chasim, I think it is leap.

Frakk: leap

Frakk: that it

Frakk: open door, let’s see

Andred: “Yeah, leap sounds about right.”
Tyrile has received initiative.

Tyrile: Of course there is an alternative…but I roll dont want it to be true."

  • Lia tosses a coin at the chasm
    the coin falls down the chasm, out of view with a sound around 4 seconds later.

Frakk: look for other door?

  • Tyrile starts to walk forward.

Tyrile: “It’s not faith, if you need proof.”

Cian: That is one freaky floor.

Frakk: Uses a healing surge.
heals 15 hit points and has 7 out of 9 healing surges remaining

Lia: I was just checking for proof, doesn’t hurt to check before you do something crazy

Frakk: dead end, no Dajani

Frakk:

Cian: I don’t have faith in a trickster.

Cian: This is an odd room.

Cian: Rolls a 18 for a total of 31 on his perception check.

Conditional: Inquisitives kit adds +2 when searching for something specific.

Lia: rolls 18 on his perception check.

Tyrile: “Its a trickster place, its the feywild. So far each trap has been…relatively harmless, if a bit silly.”

Shattering Rock

The Gate Keepers JamesDouglass