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Update 20 May 2019

I have maintained currency with things directly sent or pointed out to me: files from the Mystara, Mystara Reborn, BECMI and Hollow World Facebook groups; and the following rooms on The Piazza: Mystara 3E Conversion Project, Mystara 4E Conversion Project, Classic D&D, Thorf's Project main room, Hollow World, Savage Coast, Geographical Mapping on Thorf's Project, and Thunder Rift. For The Piazza: main Mystara room I am current up until the end of April 2019.

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:
Elves evolutionary timeline.

Thoughts about what makes each elvish clan distinct.

Demigods, 5E children of immortals.

Alphatian Emperors since Landfall, revised.

Demigods, 5E children of immortals.

Demigods, 5E children of immortals.

Corporeal conditions table.

20 Unique Magic Swords of Mystara, each sword has special powers that make of it a unique item and a short description of its history.

BECMI-style dungeon mapmaking made (somewhat) easier.

Karameikan Succession Law.

Rhoona.

WotES - Location of Barrik's Castle.

Replica map of The Wilderness, 1/6 miles per hex from CM5.

What Everyone knows about Floating Continents - Azcans.

What Everyone knows about Floating Continents - Nithians.

The Floating Continent of Alphatia.

Consequences of Floating Continents and the Hollow World Sun.

WotES Character Creation Stats.
The following files have been updated on the Vaults of Pandius:
Map of the Western Half of the Broken Lands, before the meteor, 1 mile per hex with information from the adventure Rank Amateurs from Dungeon Magazine 22.

Map of the Western Half of the Broken Lands, after the meteor, 1 mile per hex with information from the adventure Rank Amateurs from Dungeon Magazine 22.

Map of the Eastern Half of the Broken Lands, 1 mile per hex updated with information from the adventure Pride in the Sky from Dungeon Magazine 20.

Design of the Haunted House in Glantri City (numbered 11 in GAZ3) updated with room descriptions (in Polish).

Update 14 April 2019

I have maintained currency with things directly sent or pointed out to me: files from the Mystara, Mystara Reborn, BECMI and Hollow World Facebook groups; and the following subforums on The Piazza: Mystara 3E Conversion Project, Mystara 4E Conversion Project, Classic D&D, Thorf's Project main room, Hollow World, Savage Coast, Geographical Mapping on Thorf's Project, and Thunder Rift. As can be seen I've also started to cherry-pick articles from the D&D 5th Edition subforum. For The Piazza: main Mystara room I am current up until the end of March 2019.

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:
HTML versions of articles from the twenty-second issue of Threshold are available: System for Converting Rules Cyclopedia Monsters to 5E.

5E conversions: Actaeon (Elk Centaur), Adaptor, Aerial Servant (Haoou), Ant, Giant, Ape, Snow, Ape, White, Athach, Baboon, Rock, Bear, Cave, Beetle, Giant Oil, Beetle, Giant Tiger, Caecilia, Cat, Great: Mountain Lion, Crocodile, Large, Dolphin, Drake, Drolem, Elephant, Prehistoric (Mastodon), Faerie, Faerie Elder, Faerie Leader, Ferret, Giant, Fish: Giant Bass, Fish: Giant Rockfish, Fish: Giant Sturgeon, Gargantua, Carrion Crawler, Gargoyle, Giant, Mountain, Giant, Sea, Golem, Amber, Golem, Bone, Golem, Bronze, Golem, Mud, Golem, Obsidian, Golem, Wood, Gremlin, Helion, Horde, Hsiao (Guardian Owl), Hsiao Curate (Guardian Owl), Hsiao Elder (Guardian Owl), Hydrax, Kryst, Lava Ooze, Leech, Giant, Lizard: Giant Draco, Lizard: Giant Gecko, Lizard: Giant Horned Chameleon, Lizard: Giant Tuatara, Locust, Giant, Lycanthrope: Devil Swine, Lycanthrope: Werebat, Lycanthrope: Werefox, Lycanthrope: Wereseal, Lycanthrope: Wereshark, Malfera, Manscorpion Cleric, Manscorpion Warrior, Manta Ray, Manta Ray, Giant, Mek, Mujina, Neanderthal (Caveman), Nekrozon (Catoblepas), Nightshade: Nightcrawler, Nightshade: Nightwalker, Nightshade: Nightwing, Nixie, Nuckalavee, Phantom: Apparition, Phantom: Shade, Phantom: Vision, Phoenix, Plasm, Greater, Plasm, Lesser, Pterosaur, Revener, Rhagodessa, Robber Fly, Roc, Salamander, Flame, Salamander, Frost, Shadow, Shark, Shrew, Giant and Slug, Giant.

La mappa del vecchio ylari (MA1) an adventure for first level characters, 5E (in Italian). The adventure is a prequel of B4 and B10 BECMI modules. A rich dwarf merchant of Rockhome is searching for a map leading to the mythical city of Cynidicea. The old Ylari who holds the precious item was murdered and the map is now in the hands of a local "starosta" of the Veiled Society. Will you be able to recover the precious document from the clutches of the ruthless thieves that hide in the Fogor Isle Lair?

Converting Rules Cyclopedia Monsters to 5E.

Some thoughts about Mystaran races and classes in 5E.

The Afterwrath Mystara Campaign Handbook.

Languages of the Known World.

Hakomon.

Thoughts about Converting a Karameikos Campaign to 5E.

Thoughts about Diabolus 5E conversion.

Diabolus 5E conversion.

Aranea 5E conversion.

Expanding on the idea of multiple locations for the Palace of the Silver Princess.

New creature for the first of April: Dromedaroo.

Replica map of the Grand Duchy of Karameikos, 6 miles per hex from X10.

Excerpts from The Nahmeh.

Design of the Haunted House in Glantri City (numbered 11 in GAZ3).

Watering Down the Red Curse.
The following files have been updated on the Vaults of Pandius:
Known Mystara Skyships (and other flying vessels).

Replica map of the Savage Coast, 24 miles per hex from X9.

Update 31 March 2019

I have maintained currency with things directly sent or pointed out to me: files from the Mystara, Mystara Reborn, BECMI and Hollow World Facebook groups; and the following rooms on The Piazza: Mystara 3E Conversion Project, Mystara 4E Conversion Project, Classic D&D, Thorf's Project main room, Hollow World, Savage Coast, Geographical Mapping on Thorf's Project, and Thunder Rift. For The Piazza: main Mystara room I am current up until the middle of March 2019.

I have reinstated the form for email notifications when the Vaults are updated - it's on the main page at the bottom of the page.

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:

High quality versions of maps from the twenty-second issue of Threshold are available: Magical Weapon Mastery.

Weapon Mastery and Similar Weapons.

BECMI Healing Spells Revamped.

Weapon Mastery - New Weapons.

La Scorta ovvero Pestilenza alla Rocca sulle Terre di Confine (MA5) an adventure for 4 to 5 sixth to eighth level characters, 5E (in Italian). An adventure set in the legendary Castellan Keep and surroundings. A treacherous death demon is spreading a mortal disease in the Keep and beyond. The PCs are assigned a risky mission to end the menace: travel to St Yakov Monastery, in the middle of the Altan Tepes, where a holy relic, a book written by Queen Petra herself, is said to be guarded. In the pages of this book is the key to cure the pox ...

La Ricerca della Legio Manticorae volume II (MA4) an adventure for 3 to 5 fourth to sixth level characters, 5E (in Italian). After discovering the fate of Cordio, the PCs have to embark on a perilous journey across the Sea of Dread, aboard Helena, the ship owned by Adonai Stephanos, Merchant Prince of Kastelios. Upon reaching Raven Scarp, the heroes are hired by Leilah Ben Nadir to discover the fate of the Legio Manticorae, mysteriously lost in the depths of Davanian Jungle.

Map of Hule and Kavkaz 24 miles per hex.

Map of the Hulean Empire 8 miles per hex.

Map of the subjugated city-states Gonica and Boyarski 8 miles per hex.

Map of Kavkaz 8 miles per hex.

Map of the Adri Varma Plateau 8 miles per hex.

Map of the Barony of Gulluvia 8 miles per hex.

Replica map of The Emerlas, 3 miles per hex from O2 Blade of Vengeance.

Revised version of the BECMI Thief class.

Replica map of the Dominion of Vyolstagrad, 2 miles per hex from CM4 Earthshaker.

Replica map of the Sea of Alphatia, 150 miles per hex from M1 Into the Maelstrom.

Replica map of Brun from X9 The Savage Coast.

Replica map of the Savage Coast from X9 The Savage Coast.

Errata questions and proposed solutions about Merchant-Prince Spellcasting.

Errata questions and proposed solutions about Foresters.

Q&A with Clyde Caldwell.

Thoughts about Planes.

Eastern Glantri.

Gladiators.

Thoughts about the crew of The Pioneer from Lathan's Gold.

Thoughts about the pets of The Pioneer from Lathan's Gold.

Michel Druschel, shifter fey-disciple.

Norwold Demographic Map.

Rules for mounts in 5E and The Horse Breeds of Mystara, 5E conversion.

Halfling Adventurer kit.

Domain Economics - an expansion.

Thoughts about Bywater.

Prakash, lupin mystic and ascetic.

Fighter: Gaucho 5E conversion.

Druid: Circle of Webs 5E conversion.

Lizard-kin 5E conversion.

Two new spells: Take That, You Fiend! and Force Barrier.

New creature: Dreaded Branch.

New spell: Pigeon.
The following files have been updated on the Vaults of Pandius:
Fighter: High Level Options - Warlord.

An ECL 20 progression for the NPC Peter Loofbourow, draconic human guide.

Update 6 March 2019

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:
Issue 22 of Threshold Magazine is now available.

Call for contributions for Threshold magazine Issue 23: Campaigns and Adventures.

Update 3 March 2019

I have maintained currency with things directly sent or pointed out to me: files from the Mystara, Mystara Reborn, BECMI and Hollow World Facebook groups; and the following rooms on The Piazza: Mystara 3E Conversion Project, Mystara 4E Conversion Project, Classic D&D, Thorf's Project main room, Hollow World, Savage Coast, Geographical Mapping on Thorf's Project, and Thunder Rift. For The Piazza: main Mystara room I am current up until the middle of February 2019.

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:
Map of the City of Selenica.

Isle of Dread: a comparison between the Goodman Games revisitation and the Classic modules.

Krakatos: City Plan.

Isle of Dread: 5E conversion - new creatures.

Bloodsucking creatures and Reality in D&D.

Gnomes as (Mentzerian) Player-Characters.

Fighters: High Level Options.

Pantheons & Named Examples of the Seven Types of Demons.

Savage Coast Product List & Downloads.

Peter Loofbourow, draconic human guide, a Mystara-ised randomly-rolled multiclass 3E character.

Antalian Wastes Campaign Ideas.

Vala (Wise Women) class more fully developed.

Spell of Preservation/Cultural Pride in D&D 5E.

The Dravish Drylands a Hollow World Mini Gazetteer.

Fighter: High Level Options - Warlord.

The Power Runes of Odin.
The following files have been updated on the Vaults of Pandius:
Demons (Fiends).

Setting modules A1-4/Slave Lords in the Gulf of Hule.

Modified Map of Ylaruam.

Update 3 February 2019

I have maintained currency with things directly sent or pointed out to me: files from the Mystara, Mystara Reborn, BECMI and Hollow World Facebook groups; and the following rooms on The Piazza: Mystara 3E Conversion Project, Mystara 4E Conversion Project, Classic D&D, Thorf's Project main room, Hollow World, Savage Coast, Geographical Mapping on Thorf's Project, and Thunder Rift. For The Piazza: main Mystara room I am current up until the middle of January 2019.

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:
Lost Magics.

Legacy Leech theory: Qij-na the Shattered.

Thoughts about the reason for the 8-mile hex.

Legacy Leech theory.

Thunder Rift the Collection.

Everyday uses for Monsters or Why Magic-Users keep dangerous monsters in their dungeons!

Ideas about a 5E conversion of B10.

Periods of Magic Evolution.

Ethengar History.

World Mountain.

Bargha.

Amulet of Magic Resistance.

Geological (cellular Tectonic movements) of Ethengar.

Location of Lion Castle.

County of Steenwijck, Glantri.

Ethengar Clan and male names.

Lathan's Gold PC's updated.

Morale and ocean voyages.

Conversion of Mongrelman to BECMI.

Tieflings and Dragonborn in Mystara.

4E races in Mystara.

The Dragon Attura and the Wrath of Immortals.

Details on Mystaran Yakmen.

2300BC Demhyeld river.

Ethengar Buildings.

Regenerate spell.
The following files have been updated on the Vaults of Pandius:
Hex mapping Legend.

Update 20 January 2019

I have maintained currency with things directly sent or pointed out to me: files from the Mystara, Mystara Reborn, BECMI and Hollow World Facebook groups; and the following rooms on The Piazza: Mystara 3E Conversion Project, Mystara 4E Conversion Project, Classic D&D, Thorf's Project main room, Hollow World, Savage Coast, Geographical Mapping on Thorf's Project, and Thunder Rift. For The Piazza: main Mystara room I am current up until the end of November 2018.

The following files have been loaded on the Vaults of Pandius:
New creature: Glyptodon.

Mystara Almanac AC 1017 cleaned up PDF version 2.0.

Mystara Almanac AC 1016 cleaned up PDF version 2.0.

Mystara Almanac AC 1015 cleaned up PDF version 2.0.

The Judgement of Rad (AX01) an adventure for characters levels 3 to 5.

Order of the Griffon part I an adventure for 3-5 characters of levels 1 to 3 based (loosely) on the Order of the Griffon from the old TurboGrafx 16 game of the same name.

Ethengar Seasonal Lakes.

Court of Golden Khan at Chagon-Nah Readjusted.

Ethengar Blackmoor Era.

Research Historic overlay Ethengar.

Ethengar 1200 AC.

Ethengar Timeline Maps.

Ethengar in Ethengarian naming.

Map of Oenkmar 1050 BC-1012 AC.

Map of the Lower Broken Lands 1012 - 1020 AC.

Map of Broken Lands Future 1100 AC.

Alternate WoTI Meteor Options.

Lake Ishi mapping issues.

Modified Map of Ylaruam.

Familiar: Lightning Cat.

New spell: Spell Surrogacy.

Darokin forts along the Atruaghin border.

Map of Mystara, including brown mountain variant and greenish-grey toned variant.

Obscure Draft or Riding animals.

Petrides from B11 as a 5E cleric.

Games & Sports played by characters in Mystara.

Politics of the Fairy Courts.
The following files have been updated on the Vaults of Pandius:
Giants of Mystara and their skills.

Hex mapping Legend.

Map of the Eastern Half of the Broken Lands, 1 mile per hex.

1 mile hex map of the Great Canolbarth (including environment) now has separate Eastern and Western halves available for download.

Heights and Altitudes has the flawed height of Akilla's Throne fixed.

 

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