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The Dragon Eyrie

By Noons

129 1 0 43607

It wasn't long ago that all it took to make a villager run in fear or for a king to fall to his knees was a dragon's shadow passing overhead but those times are gone. The empire in the east made sure of that when they marched their legions across the sands...

Ynyskral

By Durhelwyr

711 1 0 26594

Work in progress! Vorgentah wanders the Isle of Kral and gets into trouble, being rescued by unexpected heroes who attach themselves to his cause. He returns incognito to the south, where he meets Queen Freydis at a museum heist and gets investigated for grand...

Cataclysmia

By Durhelwyr

1077 0 0 43018

BOOK TWO OF THE THREE TATTERED TOMES Part One Old heroes collide in their search for the dread 'Crystal of Sralak' to save a nation from invasion by the forces of evil. It all goes wrong and the heroes have to pick up the shattered chunks. Part Two Duvial,...

The Coral Sword

By Durhelwyr

1368 0 0 44624

THE CORAL SWORD - Book One of the Three Tattered Tomes Elfann, teenage prince of elves, his young dragon Argon, and the gentle chamberlain embark on an adventure that hurls them against the violent forces of shadow assassins and evil hags. Their team is slaughtered....

Dragmaryd

By Durhelwyr

822 0 0 38389

Book Five of The Stormpaintress Saga The Blue King Vorgentah Panzerhand meets an enemy of vast power that he struggles to handle on a ten year sojourn deep in an oubliette. Vorgentah's battle is with a dynamic physical and psychological brute, a demi- power...

Dinas Ddraig

By Durhelwyr

744 0 0 40223

The Blue King Vorgentah paves the way for the advance of the XIIIth into the shattered lands of Lancyridac. He comes to battle hideous under­ ground dragons blocking his path, a clan of assassins and then journeys to Dyradin, the secret druid town of the Nral....

Lysidril

By Durhelwyr

737 0 0 37401

LYSIDRIL - BOOK THREE The Blue Lord and Marshal of Armies with his Green Queen, Lady Green Robes, complete their conquest of the once severed Isle of Siriol. Many strategies are placed, to ensure strength and defense. Amongst them, The Faerie Throne is uncovered...

Siglacol

By Durhelwyr

677 0 0 37891

SIGLAĈOL – BOOK TWO Cymbria ‘Green Robes’ and her man, Vorgentah ‘Marshal of Armies’ venture into the closed Isle of Siriol to complete their quest to defeat ancient and obsolete enchantments of a long dead goddess. Spectacular combats ensue, and with the...

Ymerodres

By Durhelwyr

767 0 0 50223

This is a story based on a campaign record! The Blue Lord and Marshal of Armies, Vorgentah and his Lady the Green Queen Cymbria, are cast across worlds to a land lost in the turmoil of eternal war. Elusennol, wrecked by conflicts of cataclysmic proportions,...

The Histories of the Realm of Beardsgaard

By Angolon

1166 1 2 19160

Deep in the void of the cosmos, the heart of a dying star gains sentience, and begins to crafts the Realm from the bones and seeds of the stories of our world. These are those stories, an anthology collection of tales of heroes and halfwits, magic and mayhem,...

The Orphan Kings (Preview, Early chapters)

By porschiey

1862 5 0 16152

Only a few hundred people have magic in this world, and they pull the strings. When one dies, the next baby born obtains magical powers to keep a fixed set of power dispersed into the world. The story follows a magical prince named Atiniir Stormcell, whose...

Doubt

By GodlyBob

976 0 0 18380

The history of Ta'nefret is a sacred thing. Accounts of rulers, magicians, voyagers, and all manner of other information has been recorded and faithfully reproduced, without error, for thousands of years. Scribes are trained from a very early age to continue...

Dominion of Darkness

By deleyna

8624 0 0 88501

In a land where Light and Shadow are bastions of power, the Draska are healers and magicians of the Light. Elainya and her beloved Drenil serve in the court of King Cydril. But Cydril covets Elainya for his own. When the king threatens Drenil’s life, a mysterious...

Quest of the Seal Bearers - Book 1: The Warriors Return

By awgcoleman

22172 0 0 205937

On the distant world of Mendala, a rash of mysterious attacks have left many towns destroyed, and there are rumors of an army of monsters. Fantasma, leader of the global government, and his colleagues are determined to find cause of these attacks. but the...

The Fairy and the Assassin

By WolfofWinter

1800 0 0 2860

Ashly is a young fairy who has a Goddess on her side. Faris is a human assassin with a target on his back. This is a story about how they met and fell for one another, even though they are from different worlds. There will be ups and downs but will love...

Black Zombie

By rikia

1125 2 0 1126

On the Day of the First Snow, when humanity lost everything, a baby was born. This child must now carry a burden she never asked for and go on a quest for the eternal salvation of the human race.

Ellium: Silent Cloak of Ares

By AurerianOverseer

2528 1 2 5882

Kyria Mandyas has made quite the name for herself across all eight kingdoms of Ellium. With her name earning both respect and fear, her life as the Hand of the King puts her in the path of danger more times than she can count. Perhaps it's only a matter of...

The Prophet and the Dark Lord

By AmélieIS

1363 7 1 5407

Despite her young age, Elènie is a famous prophet at the Sérannian royal court, having established herself by revealing the existence of a Dark Lord plotting against the king. Yet, one year later with the Dark Lord still unmasked, her status is once again...

Haze

By Ana Winters

3338 1 0 8583

when the beasts do weep and the forests scream silent when the oceans won't sleep and the humans are violent when the ground does quake and ash falls from the sky when the clouds never break is when the humans will die and fall to their knees crying...

In the face of death incarnate

By Rahjar

1412 2 1 1700

Death is dying. Death decides to do something about it, and enrolls Amdalae to find out what's going on. Amdalae and her three friends make a pact to enter the forbidden lands of Nevermore, and defeat it's guardian.

Washed Across the River

By Rat-Face

13749 1 0 90100

Nine-year-old mage-in-training Brina is having a bad day with her lessons. She is having a worse day with the walk (and accidental swim) she took to calm down. As she tries to make her way home, she recalls the many lessons of her adopted family coming up,...

Battle Mage of Mehonoris: The Changeling

By Kiyomo

16407 4 1 102921

The Empire of Five Kings, founded hundreds of years past, has stood for generations as a forced pillar of unity. However, in order to maintain that unity against the various threats and dangers outside city walls a group of soldiers and arcanists were assembled....

Raid

By cedorsett

11525 0 0 25453

The windjammer, Maeve Lambourne, needs to land a new patron in the worst way. Low on supplies and desperately needing the armaments to survive the Daskensian threat, she's willing to take any job. A mysterious stranger offers her a simple task for a huge payout:...

Short Story: The Devourer of Crook Crag

By Erthoscreations

4760 0 0 5794

Abros the Rogue thinks his night is going to be filled with pickpocketing and drinking. A story catches his ear and soon he finds himself in the sewers of Crook Crag looking for a fabled treasure.

A Desert Rescue

By CorsairAquilus

2844 3 1 3567

A Dhar ranger is on patrol ahead of her band in the Marai Desert and discovers a lost merchant.

Tuloks Kurzgeschichten

By Drake Ragon

4395 0 0 4497

Bild: (c) Max Emmert Eine Reihe an Geschichten rund um Tulok

The Tranquil Expanse

By Athena Rae

29573 4 1 114887

[b]Part 1: Inyarel[/b][br] The country of Inyarel has been thrust into war between the elves and the humans. The humans went from peacefully living in Inyarel to invading the cities and forests the elves called home, claiming these locations for themselves....

Cinders of Imagination

By ka_jan

2921 4 1 3074

Adelaide returned to her Home when everyone else was fleeing from the Drought that struck the Region, but all she could do was to foster her dying Cousin and to honor the Dead. Promising him to "Never Let Go" she turns towards Iverbent, the Capitol of the...

The Sands that Slumber

By Magenth

3041 0 0 3296

Since creation, the Embodied Gods have played with the mortals as pawns to their whims. The divine Guardians, the counterforce to the pantheon proved to hold no refuge for mortalkin. The world, still young and growing, sits at peace after the catalysm that...

Creation of a Monster

By SanctifiedSavage

1560 3 2 1824

What happens when desperation draws a monster, like a moth to flame. It's the start of it all - the creation of the Xhousong Fissure - or at least the moment that led up to what changed the very landscape of a continent.

The Hidden Blade

By MarieMullany

8271 0 0 8660

The bluron’s wings delivers a stark command of death as the Empire teeters on the edge of a most uncivil war. For the first time in Her long history, a ducal line has failed. The last duke of Etendulat is dead and none of his heirs have undertaken the Trials...

The Hidden Sonnets of Caedmon Briarheart

By LadyAdepha

11590 6 0 2253

It is well known throughout Valdys that Cademon Briarheart, Royal Guard and author of the many poetic works which have been posthumously compiled into the popular 'Bardic Lyrics of Caedmon Briarheart', was the long time lover and partner of the late King Velebor....

Volume 1: Amberfall

By fyzu

21655 0 0 46588

A band of unlikely heroes undertake a quest in the name of the god Firmaren. Led by a blessed tome, their journey takes them to the city of Ambstalt-- the City of Amber-- in northwestern Yomi. Joining the Order of the Golden Lance, they must root out and...

Novence Eternal: The Story So Far

By fyzu

7667 0 0 2322

An unlikely band of heroes, chosen as Resonants by the Ennead, embarked on a journey that will decide the fate of the world. This is their tale, as recorded by Morgan, the spirit of the Living Library. -- This is a transcription of the session history of...

Season 1 - In Search of the Unknown.

By KaijuKojin

4292 0 0 15195

The Explorer's guild has broken through Ard'Vanwa and into the realms of Mystara. Familiar with the surroundings, they send out a call to brave individuals who would be willing to risk their lives for fame and fortune and help the people of Terris Berg search...

The Adventures of Kofos

By andybola

6204 0 0 4337

Kofos is a land of myth and legend, of tale and tragedy, holding promise and danger for any traveler willing to traverse its lands. Wars and politics happen often, oftentimes used as tools by highborn nobles to gain profit. Magic and mythical beasts lurk around...

Umbra

By Usagiamma

7374 0 0 996

A voyage for the truth. But maybe the truth vanishes for a reason...

What Goes Around

By SolarCat02

6371 1 0 1380

What happens when limitless magic meets dysfunctional families? What Goes Around recounts various family events and interactions as a collection of short stories set within the world of Fillimet.

Ulfsdrottnir

By Paladrax-deleted

11452 0 0 0

This is the epic story of Freydis, daughter of Osric the Cutter. From her forest cottage in Saerad, she escalates her quest for adventure until, with the help of her friend Syl The Witch, she defeats the Duke of Darkwings to win herself a Kingdom. Epic fights...

Short stories

By CraniumBeaver

3643 0 0 1125

A collection of short stories set in Amanor. In [b]Jar of Souls[/b], the God of Death is being pursued through the Ethereal Plane. Unable to escape his dangerous adversary, he decides to make his stand. At stake is more than his life, for what he guards must...

The Storm Winds of Glazglubin

By IsaNite

12299 2 0 26658

"My father once told me: 'There is a monster in every man, boy. Within me, there is a host, and one day it'll be yours to command.' The thing is, he still believes it. When Maya and I fled the Old Country and joined the Keepers of the Middle Lands, we left...

Tooth and Claw

By Neo_Fluff

6258 0 0 11115

When Dust, a young Felinae, goes out in the world for the first time, he is sucked into a world full of wonders and nightmares,light and darkness, and an ancient evil that is just waiting to rise once again.

The Jinn from Another World

By jdtcreates

4410 0 0 3035

So this was a one-shot made in 2013 for writing critique. I was barely worldbuilding at the time so technically this verison of the characters and the facts littered here are no longer accurate (or "non-canon") to how they are now but that's how it used to...

The Legends of Flor'eliant

By Szyarran Shyl

3174 2 2 40289

Gjio is the origin and the end. These are the Legends of Flor'eliant, a rich realm of Ajia and sentient species across the globe. Though separated by geography, within this binding is the translation of many Gyri of the Salton Basin. Though their basin is...

Chronicles of Osera: Child of Mesendra

By Jennaskel

13494 1 0 27676

"The things I've created have consequence, therefore balance remains. What you have made has rules, which could always be bent. However, what Mesendra has done," Kallemor takes a slow inhale and releases it in a low hum. "It is sacrilege." ✴ When the spirit...

The Birth Of Solirium

By Nicholasong

4787 2 0 312

Despite the luscious forests and calm atmosphere, the world has been injected with an aura of negativity and there is nothing that could cull it. Live with it, or die.

Dark Waters

By TimeBender

106789 0 0 0

In a flying city, in the world of Nearth, there lives a small doub. He is perfectly happy with his life, until one day, he meets a strange, giant feline that takes him on a wild adventure all across Nearth. Their goal is to save their world from a terrible...

Anvilite Adventures - Futuristic Stasis Rescue

By Lenosallose

4414 1 0 7807

The Anvilites Evelyn Arcasai and Odin Cayain have been given an assignment to put an end to a Phasma Ecto Cult near the fringest of the Doctor's Conclave District.

The Price of Fame

By WantedHero

59154 0 0 66547

Honest Politicians. Humane Terrorists. Religious Devils. Then it gets confusing… Wendell’s learned that gnomes are just as irritating and dangerous as humans…they just come in smaller packaging. Citizens are rebelling, the government’s collapsing, the Church...

Second Chances

By WantedHero

55703 0 0 70214

Fame. Fortune. Thrown into the City incinerator. Wendell’s chance at the title was always a long shot. Since then he’s been on TV, Radio and even has the attention of The Church. Fact is, he’s more popular than ever. So why are people trying to kill him? (It’s...

Into The Fire

By WantedHero

79385 0 0 80747

Stranded, alone…with a tree sticking out of his bellybutton. Wendell’s task is simple: get to Til-Thorin Keep. No problem. Add to that no map, no help and no flippin’ idea where he is and you have a day in the life of our hero. Oh wait—we forgot to add the...

Race to Til-Thorin

By WantedHero

59823 18 0 84649

Dream girls. Fried snails. A 30” bodyguard with pink ponytails. Being a hero comes with learning curves. The curve of a hip. The curve of a sword. The curve of a sucker punch as it connects with your face. It wouldn’t be so bad if Wendell had professionals...

Sleep

By RPGDinosaurBob

3786 3 0 2559

A short story about a troubled and terribly misguided soul who thought to improve the lot of the living.

The Coming of Darkness

By NyxGaia

1546 0 0 1788

A ranger and his master have been running for years from the ever growing forces of Roy Agios and the Emperor Mortalis. Dragons have all but disappeared, and magic is considered a terrible crime under imperial decree. But hope burns within those who suffer,...

Mictia, The Secret Language

By Limon12

1018 0 0 0

Welcome to Naua, a thriving continent that was once plagued by the Undying War, an almost millennia long war between Men and the Meias, the Elder Race, for the control of the Mictia. The secret language of the Gods that grants its users the ability to reach...

Whispers

By Shadowcaper

2165 0 0 3959

The Underdark is known to be full of perils beyond counting. Many heroes delve into the depths seeking to make a name for themselves, but few return and those that do are forever changed, as if the essence of the Underdark somehow bound itself to their very...