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Urza Van Burace's Synopsis on
'The Rescue Of Solomon'.
written by: Mike Linnemann
(gamed played on Saturday, November 27, 1999)
Well our merry
started in Givemea, our hometown. We all meet together, even a few
I didn't' know. From my standpoint I knew Joe Boxer, Poseidon (his last
name escapes me), and Derick Stormbringer. We also had a cleric named
Ares nicknamed "Tigre", a dual classed adventurer named Ake, a dwarf
Potty Mouth, and Solomon Pras' cousin Omar Pras.
we had to get him back from "Gary". We received notes that said we owed
$20,000 and needed to go to Koegdun in Minta to personally hand him the
money. So Ake had the most money and offered to pay for the
He went to the best jeweler and bought five $5,000 diamonds and a
hole. So he had our money and we were off to save Solomon.
Now we had to
Koegdun. We realized in the notes that it said he had a week to live,
we left pretty hastily. The transporter would be the quickest way. So
all paid for each other and walked in. Potty Mouth didn't make it. He
a jelly on the Koegdun teleporter. As we were leaving the transport in
Koegdun, we found a small dwarf named Chunk. So we had eight
robes came up to us and asked us if we wanted to see Gary. We agreed
off we went into Koegdun. We went at least 30 different directions
we hit Gary's "home". Even though it looked like a cube fortress.
As we waited the
knocked and a short, old minotaur came out and asked us if we had the
for Gary and we said yes. He wanted to see it but Ake said that he
only see it. He went back inside and we were stuck outside. The guards
by the way that were guarding the keep looked at us suspiciously. We
them that if we got in the keep that we'd pay them 1,000 gold pieces.
knocked quickly and we let in. Ake said he'd only give them 500 gold
give the rest when we get back out safely. They didn't agree at all,
our entire party seems to be getting hotter in the keep. The
was rising really rapidly. It was about 110 degrees when Ake finally
them their money. We were told by the old minotaur to stay in a
line to Gary.
Well we agreed
and opened the first door and found a statue in the middle of the room.
It was a flesh thing. It of course attacked and sent me sprawling to
wall. He hit pretty hard. Anyone that had magical weapons hit him and
was finally defeated.
door we found a thin (4 foot) hallway and another door at the end of
hallway. I opened that up and it was shut on me quickly. Joe and I
to kick down the door. It flew into the room, we found 4 manticores
They threw small darts from their tails at us for a few minutes. After
killing them we healed up and opened the next door.
It was another
with a door at the end of the hallway and a door on each of the sides
in the middle. I opened the door and looked in. I found tons of
I closed the door immediately. Joe and I held the door closed while we
discussed what to do. We diverged a plan. The door knob broke and
and humans fell to the ground. My party backed up into the next room.
I stood on one
the door, Joe on the other, Derick in the front forming a semicircle.
was behind Derick preparing to cast a lighting bolt. The minotaurs axed
down the door and 16 minotaurs started running down the small hall.
ducked and Ake let out small lighting bolt. It hit the minotaur hard
it wasn't a critical hit. Derick ducked while 2 minotaurs got
on his sword. I killed one and went down with a hit to the throat. I
saved by Kari and rebounded back up. Between Joe, Derick and me we
killed the minotaurs. But Chunk died in the battle keeping the
at bay, she really did help us live. It truly was a hard battle. We
up and opened up the next door.
We found that
minotaur again. He led us to Gary. Our party found out that Gary was a
giant green dragon. He had Solomon.
We walked into
and found 16 more minotaurs with a hoard of treasure. Gary kept his
and we got Solomon for the money. So we walked out the doors easily and
made it to the teleporter not harassed at all.
We teleported back and that would end my adventure to see Gary the Dragon.
Until next time
Urza Van Burace signing out