d20 Dungeons and Dragons - 3rd Edition - Articles - Homegrown Worlds. The first and biggest mistake when making a homegrown world, is that generally, a homegrown world will start with the worldmaker creating a detailed and intricate map.
This will not work unless you happen to be a professor in maybe five or six fields of study, since by the time you are finished the world, you WILL need to change the map. The Domesday Book - Medieval Demographics Made Easy. The Domesday Book Penned by Brandon Blackmoor, based on Medieval Demographics Made Easy by S.
John Ross. The Welsh Piper » Medieval Demographics Online. An automated tool for creating fantasy populations (with offline version, too) This tool lets you generate figures for populating low-fantasy kingdoms and settlements.
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These places have well earned their reputations as being so creepy, tragic or mysterious (or all three) that they definitely qualify as "haunted. " Places like... Aokigahara is a woodland at the base of Mount Fuji in Japan that makes The Blair Witch Project forest look like Winnie the Pooh's Hundred Acre Wood. It probably has something to do with all the dead bodies scattered around.
What Niagara Falls is to weddings, Aokigahara is to suicide. More than 500 fucking people have taken their own lives in Aokigahara since the 1950s. The trend has supposedly started after Seicho Matsumoto published his novel Kuroi Kaiju (Black Sea of Trees) where two of his characters commit suicide there. The 7 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 3) Even the best Hollywood set dressers in the biggest budget horror movie can't outdo real life.
As part of our continuing effort to find real-world locations that you wouldn't want to spend a night in regardless of the number of shotguns and Bibles you were allowed to bring, here are some of the creepiest places on Earth. In case you missed them, here are Part 1 and Part 2. #7. The Abandoned Takakonuma Greenland Park, Japan Takakonuma Greenland Park in Japan today stands abandoned not only by people, but also by joy, hope and the foolish belief that life ends in anything but lightless hollow death. The amusement park first opened in Hobara in 1973 but abruptly closed only two years later. We don't know for certain because there's virtually no official information available on Takakonuma, a fact which, when paired with the images below, arouses no suspicion of any kind. artificialowlWe're sure the final wail of a fading life never echoed against this twisted metal skeleton. #6. . #5. . #4. The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 2)
In Cracked's continuous effort to make your local haunted house look like a boring pile of dog turds, we once again present the creepiest real places on Earth.
Whether it's due to their bizarre histories, suspicious coincidences or good ol' human insanity, these are the locations even the die-hardest of atheists wouldn't venture into without a crucifix and a Super Soaker full of Pope-blessed water. Located smack in the middle of a swamp in the heart of Aztec country is the popular tourist destination La Isla de las Munecas, or Island of the Dolls, a name missing at least two adjectives and the word "fucking.
" To get there, visitors have to hire a guide to take them by boat through the canals of Xochimilco, then to the island itself, all the while making the guide promise on a stack of Bibles that he's not going to abandon them once they reach their destination. "Seriously, Pablo? We will haunt your ass. " Not that he'd do that, right? Oh. One that will cost tourists sleep for decades. 6 Abandoned Places That Will Make Awesome Supervillain Lairs. 7 Insane Festivals You Won't Believe Are Legal. Ah, the holidays: A time to give thanks, spend time with family, eat good food, light your neighbors on fire, rub engine oil in grandma's eyes, get drunk, fight a bull and dress up in a white tuxedo to ward off the furious ghosts of fish.
What, that doesn't sound like your holidays? Well, friend, it sounds like you've been celebrating the wrong ones. Let's get that calendar of yours set straight. #7. Batalla de la Rata Muerta: City-Sized Food Fight Featuring a Dead Rat. "Peerage Titles" Undefined copyright 1997 by Historical Novelists Center Less and less does the old aristocratic structure of Europe exist, and to Americans it is especially foreign. This page will give titles according to rank, with forms of address. If you want to handle these smoothly, read some works in courtly settings from back when these were everyday. Shakespeare is excellent, and the society novels of the 19th century will do nicely. French Peerage. These notes describe the French peerage (pairie) from its origins to the 19th century. Nobility and Titles in France. See also several articles on this topic on Caltrap's Corner.
Contents History of Nobility The Nature of Nobility The French concept of nobility was very different from the English one.