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Full Name





Expert 9







Special Abilities

Sarcasm, Snark, Mathematical Analysis & Modeling, Statistics


Neutral Good




Madison/Huntsville, AL


English, Military Acronyms


Dad, Profession (Rocket Scientist), Semi-Retired Adventurer

Strength 10
Dexterity 14
Constitution 12
Intelligence 14
Wisdom 14
Charisma 12

About Skeld

I stared gaming in 1985 when I bought the Red Box Beginner's Set with my lawnmowing money. I've been gaming ever since.

I usually DM. With my current group (15+ years together), I've GM'ed the following:
Tales of the Dales, a homebrew Forgotten Realms mish-mash of unlinked 2e, 3e, and homespun adventures, culminating with the City of the Spider Queen adventure.
Savage Tide Adventure Path from Dungeon Magazine #139-150.
Dawn of Defiance, a modifed adventure path for Star Wars Saga Edition.
The Price of Immortality trilogy (Crypt of the Everflame, Masks of the Living God, & City of Golden Death), modified for monster PCs.
Rise of the Runelords Adventure Path is the campaign I'm currently running. I began with the original 3.5e AP, but switched over to the Anniversary Edition after Chapter 2: The Skinsaw Murders. My group will battle Karzoug in our next/last session of Chapter 6: Spires of Xin-Shalast.
The Dragon's Demand, which I ran in a slightly modified form while we were taking a break from Rise of the Runelords.

After RotRL, I'm going to play (!) in justaworm's Thornkeep game and take a little break from GM'ing. After that, I might slip back into the GM chair.

On my short list of APs to run in the future:
Curse of the Crimson Throne
Second Darkness (If I run this, I'll convert it to a Star Wars SE AP.)
Legacy of Fire
Shattered Star
Reign of Winter
Wrath of the Righteous (As lightly Mythic, or non-Mythic.)
Mummy's Mask
Iron Gods

I don't play nearly as much as I GM, but these are some PC ideas I have for the future:
Skeld the Superstitious (Male Human Bard Archaeologist)
Cassus Cailean (Orphaned Male Human Cleric of Cayden Cailean)
Shaewyn (Female Human Kellid Ranger Witchguard)
Iru Aru (Female Human Fighter Archer)
Nigel Worthington III, Esq. (Male Human Occultist)

In 2010 & 2011, I had the opportunity to serve as a Judge for the ENnies Awards. It was a really neat process and I'm glad I volunteered and was elected. However, it is definitely one of those situations where "people that like sausage should never visit a sausage factory," if you know what I mean.

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