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4/13/2017 7:37 pm  #1


GameHole V (2017)

GameHole V's scheduled for November 2-5, 2017 at the Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall in Madison, WI. Very well organized, friendly folks and great beer. So, chime in if you plan to attend! Also, if you're attending, do you plan to run any AS&SH? Don't forget - Ghul's got special Russ Nicholson class VII daemon shirts for anyone running a Hyperborea game. They're badass. 

GameHole Homepage

Hotel Info

Key Dates
Event Submissions Open – April 15th noon CST
VIG Renewals Open – June 10th noon CST
Main Registration Opens – June 24th noon CST
VIG Event Registration Opens – August 5th noon CST
General Event Registration Opens – September 2nd noon CST
Pre-registration and Event Submission Closes – October 1st

Schedule of Hyperborea Events (so far)
Fri 2PM-6PM - Foolsgrave (chainsaw)
Fri 8PM-12AM - Crash at Corpse Creek (chainsaw)
Fri 8PM-12AM - The Black Moss-Hag of Lug (ghul)

Sat 8AM-12PM - Foolsgrave (chainsaw)
Sat 2PM-6PM - Crash at Corpse Creek (chainsaw)
Sat 8PM-12AM - The Strange Tale of Crystal Point (chainsaw)
Sat 8PM-12AM - The Beasts of Kraggoth Manor (ghul)

Descriptions
The Beasts of Kraggoth Manor (ghul, Sat 8PM-12AM). Travelling to the hills north of Khromarium, seeking sanctuary beyond the Lug Wasteland, the party hears word of a place for respite, a small estate known as Kraggoth Manor which had recently been used as a settlement for a band of pictish adventurers. Yet when they arrive at the shattered walls outside the boarded-up house, the PCs find Kraggoth Manor under siege by a tribe of vicious mountain apes. To gain access to the house, and finally feel the warm comfort of a hearth, the party will have to assist the trapped picts against the mountain apes and their unholy shaman leader. Unfortunately for the PCs, the secrets inside Kraggoth Manor may prove far more dangerous than the beasts outside.

The Black Moss-Hag of Lug (ghul, Fri 8PM-12AM). Out on the farms east of the Town of Swampgate, Little People have been observed stealing across the moonlit fields. Until recently, they were considered nothing more than a nuisance; they neither stole nor vandalized. Of late, however, they have grown more audacious: trampling crops, stealing livestock, breaking fences, and causing other inconveniences. The farms stepped up nocturnal patrols and brought in guard dogs, but the dogs vanished, and the patrols came up emptyhanded.

A week ago, disaster struck: In the dead of night, two young sweethearts snuck out from their respective farms to rendezvous at a nearby toolshed used by local peat cutters. They never returned. Signs of a struggle were discovered at the site, as well as dozens of small, misshapen footprints. The outland farms have requested the aid of Swampgate’s rangers, but the wilderness warriors are occupied, reconnoitering barbarian activity in the north. Now, the town seeks brave and exceptional adventurers to help solve the woes of the eastern farms.

Crash at Corpse Creek (chainsaw, Fri 8PM-12AM, Sat 2PM-6PM). A strange object has fallen from the stars, crashing into the cold, haunted swamp of Corpse Creek. Several curious trappers from a nearby camp went to investigate, but none have returned. The remainder have hired your group to find their friends, but they warn you that Corpse Creek teems with the living dead and that its strange bugs have awakened early from their winter freeze, including some giant varieties never seen before in Hyperborea. A site-based adventure for up to six player characters of levels 3-5.

Foolsgrave (chainsaw, Fri 2PM-6PM, Sat 8AM-12PM). Khromarium's mysterious spiraling towers of black gneiss predate mankind, an ever-present reminder of how strange and alien things once ruled Hyperborea. During the Festival of Plutonia, a sombre commemoration of death, darkness and the all-consuming void, one such tower's impenetrable doors slowly creaked open, admitting anyone brave enough to descend into its depths. Many have entered, but few have returned - some with wealth overflowing, others simply mad, drooling and babbling. Locals now refer to the labyrinth as Foolsgrave. A megadungeon crawl for up to eight player characters of levels 1-3.

The Strange Tale of Crystal Point (chainsaw, Sat 8PM-12AM). In the far reaches of Hyperborea's Crab Archipelago, lies a small, mountainous island known as Crystal Point. Passing sailors have recently seen a crimson glow in Crystal Point's waters, beams of reddish-brown light shining up from its steep cliffs and frequent lightning storms overhead. One famous sage believes Crystal Point may hold the ruins of a lost Atlantean colony - and its secrets! Eager for adventure and treasure, you agreed to explore the island and, after a long journey, have finally set foot on its rocky beach. A site-based adventure for up to six player characters of levels 7-9.


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
 

4/19/2017 10:47 pm  #2


Re: GameHole V (2017)

Type VII daemons?  Tell me more! :D

Allan.

 

4/20/2017 12:02 pm  #3


Re: GameHole V (2017)

grodog wrote:

Type VII daemons?  Tell me more! :D

Allan.

Official AS&SH Referee business, pal!

 

4/20/2017 12:23 pm  #4


Re: GameHole V (2017)

Handy Haversack wrote:

grodog wrote:

Type VII daemons?  Tell me more! :D

Allan.

Official AS&SH Referee business, pal!

Haha! Handy means bidness!


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/20/2017 1:04 pm  #5


Re: GameHole V (2017)

I can bid, fear not! :D

Allan.

 

4/20/2017 2:44 pm  #6


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I am 80% sure I am in. Hope to see the lot of you again! 


Del Teigeler, Illustrator
mavfire.blogspot.com
mavfire.deviantart.com
 

4/22/2017 8:57 am  #7


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mavfire wrote:

I am 80% sure I am in. Hope to see the lot of you again! 

Sweet! Can't wait to hang out.

I'm running:

Fri 12pm-2pm - Foolsgrave
Fri 2pm-4pm - Foolsgrave
Fri 4pm-6pm - Foolsgrave
Fri 8pm-12am - Corpse Creek

Sat 12pm-2pm - Foolsgrave
Sat 2pm-4pm - Foolsgrave
Sat 4pm-6pm - Foolsgrave
Sat 8pm-12pm - Crystal Point


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/22/2017 10:11 am  #8


Re: GameHole V (2017)

I hope I can succeed on my save vs registration. Garycon was a disaster...I registered, added games and then skipped the checkout button, thus losing all of my selections. 

I hope to get in on another foolsgrave, maybe survive by running again   

Also, Corpse Creek sounds fun.


Del Teigeler, Illustrator
mavfire.blogspot.com
mavfire.deviantart.com
 

4/22/2017 1:31 pm  #9


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Thanks for posting your time Chainsaw, this way I can run mine around yours, as I'd like to get into Foolsgrave again. http://cdn.boardhost.com/emoticons/happy.png


 

 

4/22/2017 1:52 pm  #10


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Ar'Pharazon wrote:

Thanks for posting your time Chainsaw, this way I can run mine around yours, as I'd like to get into Foolsgrave again. http://cdn.boardhost.com/emoticons/happy.png

Awesome - I'm super flattered!

You and Del make sure sure to bring your same PC. 


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/22/2017 3:20 pm  #11


Re: GameHole V (2017)

Chainsaw wrote:

You and Del make sure sure to bring your same PC.

I gave the PC sheet back to you at the end of our Sat session at Gary Con. I hope you still have it? 
 

 

4/23/2017 2:36 pm  #12


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Ar'Pharazon wrote:

Chainsaw wrote:

You and Del make sure sure to bring your same PC.

I gave the PC sheet back to you at the end of our Sat session at Gary Con. I hope you still have it?

Did you have the Viking Berserker with a great axe? Made level 2?


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/23/2017 3:09 pm  #13


Re: GameHole V (2017)

Yep, Halthorr IIRC. 

 

4/23/2017 3:34 pm  #14


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Ar'Pharazon wrote:

Yep, Halthorr IIRC. 

Great! I've got him and will bring him to GameHole.


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/23/2017 3:38 pm  #15


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He shall wade in the blood of his enemies!

Rawr! 

 

4/23/2017 3:59 pm  #16


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Ar'Pharazon wrote:

He shall wade in the blood of his enemies!

Rawr! 

Excellent! He definitely kicked some ass at Gary Con!


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/26/2017 7:11 pm  #17


Re: GameHole V (2017)

I'm on the fence, but I'd love to go and run some AS&SH. I'm not sure what game I'd submit, maybe something I come up with myself. Are there any published modules that haven't had a lot of showings at cons?

Edit- wow, I didn't realize this was my first post!

-Tim

Last edited by mordegast (4/26/2017 7:12 pm)


Tim
DCC + AS&SH = Love
 

4/26/2017 7:16 pm  #18


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mordegast wrote:

I'm on the fence, but I'd love to go and run some AS&SH. I'm not sure what game I'd submit, maybe something I come up with myself. Are there any published modules that haven't had a lot of showings at cons?

That would be awesome man! Plus, you'd get a special Class VII daemon shirt. 

Ghul would probably know best what's not been run in a while, maybe TAKEN from Dunwich or Charnel Crypt of the Sightless Serpent?

mordegast wrote:

Edit- wow, I didn't realize this was my first post!

-Tim

Welcome, man! It was great meeting you at Gary Con. I hope our gaming overlaps next time.


Blackadder23: Insanely long villain soliloquy, then "Your action?"
BORGO'S PLAYER: I shoot him in the face
     Thread Starter
 

4/26/2017 7:19 pm  #19


Re: GameHole V (2017)

mordegast wrote:

I'm on the fence, but I'd love to go and run some AS&SH. I'm not sure what game I'd submit, maybe something I come up with myself. Are there any published modules that haven't had a lot of showings at cons?

Edit- wow, I didn't realize this was my first post!

-Tim

If you do, there is a special reward for being the best of the best:

http://i65.tinypic.com/2me4gp2.jpg

Welcome aboard!

Cheers,
Jeff T.


Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea - A Role-Playing Game of Swords, Sorcery, and Weird Fantasy
 

4/26/2017 7:20 pm  #20


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Oh, and it has this on the back:

http://i63.tinypic.com/2nlbzis.jpg


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