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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby littleangryman » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:37 pm

You know, there WAS a huge statue of Girard a few strips ago.... maybe that's where the corpse is pointing them?
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby littleangryman » Fri Jun 22, 2012 8:45 am

http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0856.html

Let that be a lesson: If, out of spite, you don't answer the good cleric's Resurrection spells, you have only yourself to blame when the evil cleric shows up with the Create Greater Undead spells.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Zanaikin » Fri Jun 22, 2012 11:56 am

They may not care, now that their souls are already enjoying the afterlife =P Just because their bodies gets turned into undead doesn't mean their spirit gets pulled back.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Mr_Praetorian » Sat Jul 07, 2012 12:17 am

It could also be that the Familicide spell was too strong for them to be rezzed.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby littleangryman » Tue Feb 19, 2013 2:32 am

o_O Wow, Malack's a vampire. Did not see that coming.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Squall255 » Tue Mar 12, 2013 11:55 am

HOLY UNEXPECTED PLOT TWIST BATMAN! So that's why they call them aquired templates...
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Zanaikin » Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:40 pm

You know, I realized... this should have been expected...

1. The Oracle told Durkon he would return to his homeland "posthumously"
2. Roy's party is too high level not to have a Raise Dead / Resurrect one of their members as soon as possible (lvl9 clerics are hard to find but not that hard to find).
3. He's not even taking age penalties yet and nowhere close to the age of natural death
4. The new high priest of Durkon's homeland already welcomes him back should he get time to contact them again, as said by the letter Miko failed to bring back

So clearly, Durkon needs to die in a way that he won't be reviveable
The alternate option is to have his soul eaten
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Laharl » Sat Mar 23, 2013 2:00 am

He also could have died and not been willing to come back, though at this point in time, I don't think that's likely.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby littleangryman » Sun Mar 24, 2013 5:04 pm

It's also possible that it will eventually strike someone that the dwarves' high priest is likely able to cast the spells they need. Take him home, stake him, raise him. Presto, problem solved.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby littleangryman » Mon May 06, 2013 4:45 am

"Nothing is foolproof to a sufficiently determined fool."-someone

"Man up or I'll beat you with my Peace Prize!" - Switzerland (Hetalia)

"ERROR!!!!!" -warforged barabrian

"Me, I'm dishonest. And a dishonest man you can always trust to be dishonest. Honestly." - Captain Jack Sparrow

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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Laharl » Tue May 07, 2013 2:57 am

I think the runes contained a Feeblemind or similar enchantment.
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Zanaikin » Tue May 07, 2013 4:13 pm

or the author's favored Symbol of Insanity...
the trigger is the weird part. Death of a creature? Xykon is already dead. No reason the good guys would trigger a mind-affecting spell to destruction of an undead...
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby littleangryman » Wed May 08, 2013 7:08 pm

But wait... Belkar died in the fight.... and he's alive in the last panel...

...so was that fight all in their heads?
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Laharl » Thu May 09, 2013 1:44 am

I think you may be on to something. Belkar's alive and nobody else is beat up. The title even hints vaguely at it if you interpret "victory" to mean "making the Will save."
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Re: Oots Discussion

Postby Laharl » Mon May 13, 2013 6:26 am

Well I'd say that certainly lent credence to the mindfuckery theories. Definitely some sort of illusion and/or enchantment. Looks more like a custom spell than anything straight from the rules.
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