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Dungeoneering for Seniors: Hasslefree's Sebastian and Conlan


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8 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

Wonderful!

I love the idea of a group of seasoned adventurers.

Maybe one of the grandkids was kidnapped and the old friends decided to take care of it themselves instead of hiring the young upstarts?

Well done!

Oh, I like this idea very much! Going to have to turn it into an adventure now. Thank you both for the kind words and the inspiration! 

8 hours ago, Inarah said:

Wonderful work.  Old age and cunning will always beat youth and exuberance!

Love the dungeon shots, too. 

Now that I'm sliding away from the exuberance of youth, I appreciate this point of view! Thank you. 

5 hours ago, Iridil said:

Love these! Great work with the elder adventurers,  and I love the day job shot :)

Thanks! I had fun with it. Conran is a great sculpt with fantastic attitude. 

5 hours ago, Generic Fighter said:

"No One Insults MY Grandbabies!"

Been playing a Thri-Kreen fighter that is also a grandma. It is SO fun!

That sounds delightful! I hope she refers to her buddies as "my precious larvae" or "little grubs" or such. "Instar, sweetie."

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3 hours ago, Rigel said:

Oh, I like this idea very much! Going to have to turn it into an adventure now. Thank you both for the kind words and the inspiration! 

 

 

A few other ideas ( I like stories so excuse me if I go overboard).

 

  • While having a reunion to talk about their days of dungeon crawling, one of the old adventurers mentions "having lost a precious artifact / remembers a precious artifact that he/she couldn't take with him/her at that time" The old friends get excited ( probably after a few beers) and decide to retrieve said artifact?

 

  • Estra's cat is missing, when looking for it she notices her cat's footprints leading to a cavern, unwilling to enter alone she asks her friends to join her to search for it. The Cavern seems to be larger than expected, what lurks there?

 

 

  • At Conran's birthday party he tells stories about his Orc slaying/ Dungeoncrawling days. His grandson jokes that those days are behind him and that he's too old for it now. Conran gets angry and it all leads to a bet where he promises to return with the head of a Gnoll/Orc/Tentacle of a Beholder ( whatever suits you) to prove that he's still a ferocious warrior. Of course his friends agree to join him.

 

  • Sadly old age takes it toll, lately poor Sebastian tends to forget things and sometimes acts a little strange, his grandkids are already eying his fortune and are willing to put him in the Old Adventurer's Home. One day when Esra arrives at his home for their morning tea, he's not there, the door is open and she notices his armor and sword are gone. Does he want to go out with a bang? Or is he imagining that he's a young dungeoncrawler again? Not wanting to let the greedy grandkids know, Esra asks her old friends to help search for Sebastian. A twist could be that the grandkids notice it all a little bit later, so turn it into a race? Will the old friends find Sebastian first and spare him the humiliation of being dragged to the Old Adventurer's Home? Or will the greedy grandkids find him first? And where did he go? Is he wandering the streets just waving his sword about and causing some trouble? Or did he wander off for one last adventure? And is he aware of what he is doing or did he slowly lost his mind?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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@Glitterwolf, I'm always down to hear more adventure ideas! Thank you! All four of those are splendid and going to make great roleplay  as well as high adventure.
 

2 hours ago, GBPrime said:

Conran standing atop the pile of miniatures made me laugh out loud.  Well done all around!

Thanks! I was pretty proud of that shot especially. 

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