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by Dostrealt
Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeff Grubb's U is for Underdark
Replies: 10
Views: 8082

Re: Jeff Grubbs U is for Underdark

[quote="Marcelakr":23wn8ppe]I agree with BlackBat, theres no need of an underdark in Al Qadim, since the underdark has a widely different tone and scope.[/quote:23wn8ppe]

Welcome to the Eilistraee.com forums Marcelakr! :D
by Dostrealt
Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeff Grubb's U is for Underdark
Replies: 10
Views: 8082

Re: Jeff Grubb's U is for Underdark

<r>[quote="Shae":3nqs4z5v][quote:3nqs4z5v]But I wonder if Eilistaee could be given a slight Mezo-American makeover, so that she is the same deity, but worshipped in a way that fits in better with the local culture.[/quote:3nqs4z5v]<br/> <br/> You could use Xochiquetzal as a Maztica Eilistraee model:...
by Dostrealt
Sat Jan 24, 2015 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeff Grubb's U is for Underdark
Replies: 10
Views: 8082

Re: Jeff Grubb's U is for Underdark

<t>[quote="Kaote Bruchedaine":358ljd1o]I may be a bit off the mark seeing as I don't know most of those other settings. But it seems to me the target of the quote you cited was not the culture of all of the underdark(s) being the same but more aimed at the geography. The caves are generally the same...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the gods
Replies: 70
Views: 31285

Re: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the go

<t>[quote="Irennan":1valljpb]TBH, I don't think so. The Seldarine cannot prevent their followers from worshipping other deities (unless they are clerics). What would actually start to build the bridge is having the elven pantheon helping Eilistraee in her quest, encouraging their followers to suppor...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:25 pm
Forum: Theological Debate
Topic: Drow deities of Greyhawk
Replies: 9
Views: 6741

Re: Drow deities of Greyhawk

<r>[quote="Irennan":3l2taw9w][quote="Dostrealt":3l2taw9w]I looked at the 3e book [i:3l2taw9w]Drow of the Underdark[/i:3l2taw9w]. Instead of being a Forgotten Realms book it is a Greyhawk-lite book with an entire chapter on the city of [url=<URL url="http://www.canonfire.com/wiki/index.php?title=Erel...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue
Replies: 82
Views: 48534

Re: Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue

<r>[quote="Irennan":bs0cfui9]Bane with Xvim, Mystryl with Mystra, Mystra with a bear, Helm with a goat, Bhaal with his spawn.<br/> <br/> But anything that returns Eilistraee will do for me at this point.[/quote:bs0cfui9]<br/> <br/> A goat? <E>:eek:</E> <E>:?</E> <br/> <br/> Well, if a god can return...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the gods
Replies: 70
Views: 31285

Re: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the go

<t>[quote="Irennan":3u5ctm81][quote="Dostrealt":3u5ctm81][quote="Irennan":3u5ctm81]<snip - my quote removed><br/> <br/> True, but there must be willingness on the elven deities side for it. As it is said in Demihuman deities, the relation between Eilistraee and the Seldarine is strained at best. It ...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 2:47 pm
Forum: Theological Debate
Topic: Drow deities of Greyhawk
Replies: 9
Views: 6741

Re: Drow deities of Greyhawk

<r>[quote="Irennan":19hhs2g8][quote="Dostrelt":19hhs2g8][quote="Irennan":19hhs2g8]The only one left is Eilistraee. If you read Evermeet: Island of Elves, it says that after her self-imposed exile, both she and her brother decided to 'wander the mortal lands' (or something along those lines) and that...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue
Replies: 82
Views: 48534

Re: Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue

<t>[quote="Irennan":15kzm2zw]When Mystryl sacrificed, she immedialtely reincarnated and merged with a mortal, she wasn't replaced. Current, reborn Mystra still preseves the identity of all her previous incarnations, according to Ed. I would be cool with Eilistraee merging with a mortal drow and goin...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the gods
Replies: 70
Views: 31285

Re: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the go

<r>[quote="Irennan":cotlkbi9][quote="Dostrealt":cotlkbi9]I always thought that Eilistraee was working to fix things between the drow and the elves.[/quote:cotlkbi9]<br/> <br/> True, but there must be willingness on the elven deities side for it. As it is said in Demihuman deities, the relation betwe...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue
Replies: 82
Views: 48534

Re: Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue

<r>[quote="Irennan":32cky18g]Yeah it would be cool to have Eilistraeen drow working to re-open realmspace doors to the Dark Dancer (I still prefer her giving up her godhood and starting playing by her own rules as a mortal/archfey/whatever. After all she is forging [i:32cky18g]her own path[/i:32cky1...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the gods
Replies: 70
Views: 31285

Re: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the go

<r>[quote="Shir'le E. Illios":3a9uiyg8]I love your optimism there, but WotC has [i:3a9uiyg8]always[/i:3a9uiyg8] been in favor of Drizzt-type lone good drow who struggled to escape their evil race. One of the reasons they got rid of Eilistraee,a s I understand it, is because she made it too easy for ...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the gods
Replies: 70
Views: 31285

Re: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the go

<t>[quote="Shir'le E. Illios":20sd8xqm]Both Neverwinter Nights games are set during the 3E timeline, so before the Spellplague. I think the second expansion for NWN2 includes hints at the coming Spellplague or such, but I haven't played that one.<br/> <br/> The MMO Neverwinter is set after the Spell...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the gods
Replies: 70
Views: 31285

Re: The Sundering is actually going to bring back all the go

<r>[quote="Irennan":sv8wqqls]PS: Any drow with a bit of self-respect would never worship Corellon/any elven god, the same deities who had the genius idea to exile their whole race just 'cause [i:sv8wqqls]some[/i:sv8wqqls] of them (not even all) picked Lolth over him. He cast that curse punishing the...
by Dostrealt
Mon Jul 14, 2014 11:22 am
Forum: Theological Debate
Topic: Drow deities of Greyhawk
Replies: 9
Views: 6741

Re: Drow deities of Greyhawk

<r>[quote="Irennan":3e3zynrq]Vhaeraun is pretty much the same, save for not being Lolth's son and having his influence reduced. I don't think that many drow know him and his sister as Lolth's children anyway and even if they did, it wouldn't change much, as their ideals would be the same. Selvetarm ...