Tag Archives: Witch

Astonishing ACKS – Skandik Deities

(This post has been brewing for a while – since the PCs were in Brigand’s Bay, in fact. I tend to view the Skandiks of Vikland as “asshole Vikings”, typifying the worst stereotypes from Old Earth history. The reason, I … Continue reading

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Alternate Xathoqquan Traditions

“By the bulging belly of Xathoqqua! – Common Hyperborean expletive The Xathoqquan Sorcerer-Priest and Witch classes both gain access to bonus divine spells as a class ability. I was thinking today that Xathoqqua might grant different spells to his servants, … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of Xathoqqua

(I feel that I’ve neglected Xathoqqua thus far in my home campaign. Although I’ve provided house rules for followers of other deities, I haven’t shown the diversity available to disciples of the sloth-bodied toad god.) As befits a deity of … Continue reading

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Astonishing ACKS – Tlak-Nakkan Witch

From the Hyperborean Gazetteer: This deity is associated with spiders, death, poison, predation, murder, witchcraft, dreams, and fate. Tlakk-Nakka is an arachnid goddess reputed to beguile her followers into obeisance. She is said to manifest as an enormous spider with … Continue reading

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