Results of Round Seven of the Forsaken Temple Battle:
Benji (Demonic Scissors) vs. Mephisto - Critical Lethal Hit/
Special Damage (Mephisto: 318 health-(48x4=192 dmg)=126 health; Skeleton Knight: 64 health-(48x2=92 health)=0 health)
Benji (Demonic Scissors) vs. Mephisto - Lethal Hit/ Damage (Mephisto: 126 health-(34x4=136x2=272 dmg)=0 health)
Hybros vs. Mephisto
Hybros vs. Mephisto
> Cinna vs. Mephisto
Christopher vs. Mephisto
Nerwen (Torch Staff) vs. Mephisto
> Sarick (Lightning) vs. Mephisto
> Sarick (Lightning) vs. Mephisto
Erik vs. Mephisto
> Mizuki (Sylph Shuriken) at Mephisto
Mizuki retrieves Sylph Shuriken
> Thalion (Fire) vs. Mephisto
Sküld Arc Heals the heroes
Guts retrieves Throwing Knife
De'kra vs. Skeleton Knight
Guts (Throwing Knife) vs. Mephisto
Dreyrugr does nothing
Thothwick protects Sküld
Raven Ashcroft protects Sküld
Alexander protects Sküld
With a few swift strikes from his Demonic Scissors, Benji slays the Skeleton Knight and banishes Mephisto. The heroes cover their ears when the archdemon disperses with a bonechilling roar.
THE BATTLE IS VICTORIOUS!
Alexander, Dreyrugr, Raven, Thalion and Sküld receive a full level of experience. Christopher, De'kra, Erik, Mizuki, Nerwen, Sarick and Thothwick get half of a level while Benji, Cinna, Guts, Hybros gain a third. The enemies drop the Pheles Rod, an opal, the Staff of the Necromancer, a health core, four bones, a remedy, a Skull Shield, a Pointy Hat, an Ice Bomb, a Deadly Venom, the Lichen Armour, the Graive, the Mourning Star, a smoke bomb, a phoenix essence and an elixir.
Alexander Vandangant (Wedge09)
99 years old elven Ranger
Power: 6 (3+3)
Health: 8/8 (6+2)
Equipment: Bow (WP: 3)
Inventory: Spider Leg (WP:8, doubled against flying enemies; spear), Amethyst (Darkness), 2 Potions, Venom, Smoke Bomb, Dirt Bomb, Ice Bomb
Benji Carvenhall (Flare)
27 years old male half-elven Assassin
Level 22 *Counterstrike*
Power: 35 (22+13)
Health: 33/33 (6+21+5+1)
Equipment: Demonic Scissors (WP:13, fire-elemental, damages two enemies in one turn; daggers), Tricorne (SP:3), Counterstrike Gloves (After the wearer is struck by a Free Hit they counter with strength equal to their level; handwear)
Inventory: Crossbow of the Pongcanis (WP: 13; darkness-, ice, light-elemental), Horned Hat (SP +1, Power +1, suitable for barbarians and beast warriors; headwear), 7 Grand Potions, Remedy, Phoenix Essence, 4 Meads, Smelling Salts, 2 Nostrums, 2 Venoms, 2 Smoke Bombs, Lightning Bomb, Pickaxe, Bedroll, Shovel, 3 Bones
Sir Christopher Daggerfall (Fred Fred Burger)
27 years old male human Knight
Level 15 *Immune to Weakened, Bound and Slowed*
Power: 26 (15+8+2+1)
Health: 24/24 (10+14)
Equipment: Great Sword (WP:8), Mockthril Shield (SP:4), Pugilist's Gloves (Power +2, protects from weakened-effect), Winged Sandals (Protects from bound- and slowed-effects)
Inventory: Tricorne (SP:3), Paladin's Armor (unsuitable), 3 Potions, Grand Potion, Health Core, Remedy, Mead, 2 Rums, 2 Smoke Bombs, 2 Fire Bombs, Bedroll, Shovel, Pickaxe
Cinna the Dark (darkdragon)
19 years Female Human Mystic Knight
Level 21 *Immune to Fire*
Power: 38 (21+15+1+1)
Defense: 3 (2+1)
Health: 33/33 (5+20+7+1)
Ether: 1/27 (5+20+1+1)
Equipment: Mauryl (WP:15, ranged), Aurora Helmet (SP:2, immune to fire), High Heels (Power +1, suitable for women; footwear), Anniversary Medal:Y1 (+1 to all stats per year; accessory)
Inventory: , Amethyst (Darkness), Topaz (Lightning), Opal (Ice), Ruby (Fire), Healing Staff (WP:5), Scroll of Sleep, 6 Grand Potions, 6 Remedies, Elixir, Phoenix Essence, 4 Meads, 3 Smelling Salts, Soma, 2 Deadly Venoms, Fire Bomb, Bedroll, 3 Bones
11 year old "male" "echo" Assassin
Level 19 *Immune to Enamored and Confused*
Power: 26 (19+7)
Health: 30/30 (7+18+5)
Equipment: Kapura (WP:7, fire-elemental), Cloak of the Blue Assassin (SP: 1), Heart Locket (Protects from enamored effect and confused effect)
Inventory: Chiara (WP:7, lightning-elemental), Fauxthril Hand Cannon (WP:7), Cloak of the Elven Spy, 7 Potions, 3 Grand Potions, 3 Remedies, 2 Phoenix Essences, 2 Smoke Bombs, Dirt Bomb, Ice Bomb, Bedroll, Pickaxe, Shovel, Magnifying Glass
Dreyrugr (Vash the Stampede)
1000 year old male vampire Rogue
Power: 11 (6+5)
Health: 12/12 (7+5)
Equipment: Shadeaux Dagger (WP:5)
Inventory: Longsword (WP:3), Remedy, Venom, Smoke Bomb, Bedroll
Erik Tyrvarr (Myrddyn)
18 years old male human Barbarian
Level 12½ *Restoration* *Immune to Water*
Power: 23 (12+11)
Health: 19/19 (8+11)
Equipment: Titanic Axe (WP:11, earth-elemental, has 1/6 chances of inflicting petrified-effect; axe), Barbarian's Boots (Natural Respite>Restoration; footwear), Sharkskin Armor (SP +1, immune to water; bodywear)
Inventory: Voltedge (WP: 13, lightning-elemental; greatsword/longsword), Spear (WP: 9), Potion, Holy Bomb, 2 Death Progg Claws
Guts Holla (Scubacarrot)
42 year old male human Raider
Level 21 1/3 *Natural Respite* *Dance*
Power: 35 (21+14) (30 for ranged attacks (21+9))
Health: 34/34 (7+20+7)
Equipment: Fafnir (WP:14, ice- and darkness-elemental; greatsword), Dancing Shoes (In the turn after a "4" is rolled, the wearer can act twice)
Inventory: Lifestealer (WP:14, ice-elemental, attacks restore 3 health; dagger), Throwing Knife (WP:9, ranged, retrievable, light-elemental), 4 Grand Potions, 1 Grand Tonic, 1 Elixir, 5 Remedies, 3 Phoenix Essences, 2 Meads, Nostrum, Smelling Salts, Shovel, Telescope, Bedroll, 3 Mythril Shards (3/4 of a Mythril)
50-year-old male imp Assassin
Level 21 2/3 *Hastened* *Immune to Cursed and Sudden Death*
Power: 36 (21+15)
Health: 33/33 (7+20+5+1)
Equipment: Zoot's Reaper (WP:15, earth-elemental), Golden Armor (user is permanently hastened and cursed; bodywear), Blessed Amulet (protects from cursed-effect; accessory); Cobweb Cowl (Grants immunity to sudden death; backwear)
Inventory: Clock Cog (WP: 14, retrievable), Shuriken of Mercutio (WP:5, retrievable), Throwing Knife (WP:8, retrievable), Throwing Knife (WP:8, retrievable), Banana Bladerang (WP:9, damage all, retrievable), Ancient Throwing Dagger (WP: 8, retrievable), Emerald (Wood), 10 Potions, 10 Grand Potions, 5 Remedies, 3 Phoenix Essences, 2 Deadly Venoms, 2 Smoke Bombs, 3 Holy Bombs, 2 Nostrums, 2 Meads, Smelling Salts, Bedroll, Shovel, Skeleton Decoy, Bone
Mizuki Kimura (zakura)
21 years old female human Rogue
Level 12 ½
Power: 22 (12+10)
Health: 18/18 (7 + 11)
Equipment: Dagger (WP:10)
Inventory: Sylph Shuriken (WP:12, wind- and light-elemental; throwing weapon), Potion, Grand Potion, Remedy, Phoenix Essence, 2 Venoms, Mead, Nostrum, Smoke Bomb, 2 Holy Bombs, Bedroll, Shovel, Pickaxe, Telescope, Magic Compass, Magnifying Glass, Cannonball, Death Progg Claw
Namyrra Uq (Quarryman) ***Party Leader***
1337 years old female Fenarian Evoker
Level 22 *Immune to Sealing*
Power: 34 (22+12)
Defence: 8 (5+3)
Health: 29/29 (5+21+3)
Ether: 29/33 (5+21+1+1+5)
Equipment: Snake Staff (WP:12), Fanged Helm (SP:5, headwear), Robe of the Archmagi (SP:3, Max. Ether +5, immune to Sealing, bodywear)
Inventory: Bone Staff (WP:3), Amethyst, Opal, Emerald, Topaz, Garnet, Diamond, Ruby, Sapphire, Scroll of Blindness, Scroll of Sealing, 4 Potions, Tonic, 2 Grand Tonics, 2 Phoenix Essence, Phoenix Incense, 4 Meads, 2 Smelling Salts, 3 Nostrums, Venom, 2 Smoke Bombs, Holy Bomb, Flash Bomb, Bedroll, 3 bones
Spirits: Battle Angel (Light), Xut the Daemon (Darkness), Raiju the Raiju (Lightning), Ni the Shrubbery (Wood), Mark the Ice Cube Tray (Ice), Clay Golem (Earth), unknown (Fire), unknown (Wind)
Nerwen Calmcacil (played by Chromeknight) ***Acting Party Leader***
261 year old female elven Cleric
Level 14 *Immune to Wind*
Power: 20 (14+6)
Health: 25/25 (9+13+3)
Ether: 14/18 (5+13)
Equipment: Staff (WP:6, wood-elemental), White Cloak (+3 Max health; backwear), Winged Circlet (SP:2, Immune to Wind; headwear)
Inventory: Hammer (WP: 6), Torch Staff (WP:5, fire-elemental; staff), 2 Potions, 3 Elixirs, 4 Remedies, Phoenix Essence, Phoenix Incense, Venom, 2 Ice Bombs, Shovel, Bedroll, Bone
Raven Ashcroft (Raven Brickroft)
18 years old male human Rogue
Power: 9 (3+6)
Health: 9/9 (7+2)
Equipment: Hollow Dagger (WP: 6, hollow)
Inventory: Main Gauche (WP: 3), Wrench (WP:3, target’s level -1, throwing weapon), Potion, Water Bomb, Lightning Bomb, Venom, Deadly Venom
Sarick Lanse (Xarrzan)
27 years old male naga Mage
Power: 19 (13+6+1)
Health: 18/18 (5+12+1)
Ether: 11/18 (5+12+1)
Equipment: Dragon's Wrath (WP:6), Gaudy Cloak (Max. Health +1, Max. Ether +1; bodywear)
Inventory: Healing Staff (WP:5, healing effect), Dragon's Heart (WP: 15, wind- and fire-elemental, longsword), Opal (Ice), Topaz (Lightning), Sapphire (Wind), Tonic, Nostrum, Venom, Water Bomb, Lightning Bomb, Bomb XX, Bedroll, Bone, Mythril Shard (1/4 of a Mythril)
Thalion Dwinlas (-obelix-)
213 years old male elf Mage
Power: 15 (5+10)
Health: 9/9 (5+4)
Ether: 5/9 (5+4)
Equipment: Shiny Dagger (WP:10), Leather Cap (SP:1, headwear)
Inventory: Dagger (WP:3), Ruby (Fire), 2 Potions, Fire Bomb, Bedroll
Thothwick (Professor Flitwick)
44 years old Metasimian Black Knight
Level 20 *Damage Undead* *Immune to Stunned*
Power: 30 (20+10) (27 for ranged attacks (20+8))
Health: 35/35 (7+19+9)
Equipment: Sabre (WP:10), Cultist's Hat (regular attacks do damage to undead), Black Knight's Armour (SP:4, protects from stunned-effect)
Inventory: Shuriken (WP:8), Bedroll, Telescope
William Harkenshire (VolcanicPanik)
Unknown years old male human Ranger
Level 15½ *Hastened*
Power: 20 (15+5) (21 from the front row (15+5+1))
Health: 13/20 (6+14)
Equipment: Repeating Crossbow (WP:5, unupgradeable; fire-elemental, permanent hastened), Amulet of the Elven Horse Rider (Power +1 on the front row, doubles movement)
Inventory: Hand Cannon (WP: 5; lightning- and wood-elemental), Wave Sword (WP:11, inflicts cursed-effect), Croise Crossbow (WP:11), Lion Knight Shield (SP:4, unsuitable), Pauldrons (SP +2, suitable to knights, dragoons and skirmishers; accessory), Chimera Armor (+2 SP, +2 Health, unsuitable; bodywear), Sapphire (Wind), Remedy, Venom, Mead, Smelling Salts, Smoke Bomb, Fire Bomb, Water Bomb, Elven Bomb, Bomb XX, Bedroll, Magnifying Glass, Shovel, Pickaxe, Skeleton Decoy
Sküld (NPC, controlled by darkdragon)
7 years old female nôrn Altar Girl
Power: 9 (7+2)
Health: 8/8 (2+6)
Ether: 6/16 (10+6)
Equipment: Silk Fan (WP:2, wind-elemental, fan)
Inventory: Scroll of Sealing
(Chromeknight), divide the spoils of the battle:
- WP:20; grants permanent Aura, doubling the user’s max. health but making all enemy attacks hit the user; staff.
- allows ice-elemental spells.
Staff of the Necromancer
- WP:12; damages undead; +1 level to raised undead; staff.
- Restores full health when consumed. Causes 50 damage to undead.
- Can be thrown at an enemy to distract them for a turn. Worth 5 gold at magic shops.
– Removes all negative effects from the target.
- SP:6; immunity to dark-elemental damage; suitable to Black Knights only.
- Max. Ether +2, suitable for mages and clerics; headwear.
- Causes 5 points of ice-elemental damage to all enemies, doubled if the target is weak to ice.
- Use on a weapon to make it cause the badly poisoned-effect on any enemy it hits for the duration of one battle. A badly poisoned enemy loses 10 health each turn.
- The wearer’s ether is counted as additional health if health is depleted; suitable to classes with ether; bodywear.
WP:11, inflicts weakened-effect; halberd.
- WP:9, inflicts fragile-effect; mace.
– Allows the party to escape the battle.
- Revives a fallen ally with full health during a battle.
- Restores 50 health and 10 ether to the target and removes all negative effects from the target.
When the demon finally fades away, only the decaying corpses of the undead enemies remain, including the bones and rags of Sycamore Ziegfried. Perhaps the family of wizards would appreciate getting the remains back, along with learning the truth about who summoned Abraxas to their house in the first place?
Sküld runs to her friend Shaun, who is trembling behind a rock. But where are Namyrra and William?