Greyhawk, also known as the World of Greyhawk, is a fictional world designed as a campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy roleplaying game. Drow are also known to dwell beneath the Domain of Greyhawk, where they worship elemental forces, and beneath the Pomarj. The dark elves or drow are the antithesis of the high elves. There they eventually adapted to their surroundings, especially by attracting the attention of the goddess Lolth, Queen of Spiders. Does anyone know where I might be able to find an official reference? Share with: Link: Copy link. To appreciate how people of the Flanaess, both on the surface and in the Underdark, perceive magic and why they are generally so fearful of it, it is necessary to understand how magic has been used in both the past and present as a tool of terror, cruelty, and subjugation.Magic is power in the World of Greyhawk, and power tends to corrupt. Acererak first appears in the original Tomb of Horrors adventure (1978) by Gary Gygax as the main adversary. Wed Mar 30, 2005 5:19 am 3.5 Drow Greyhawk-style? October 28, 2018 Greyhawk Grognard Uncategorized 2E, G1-3/D1-3/Q1, RPG 7 Comments on Drow, Lolth, and religion I’ve been thinking about the relationship between Lolth and the drow. Drow were shorter and thinner than other sub-races of elves. The Underdark is a literal underworld to the surface world for the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying games. A lot of the pantheon stuff was weirdly setting-independent. The "Giant" modules were set in the Greyhawk campaign setting, and formed the lead-in to an overall campaign that then continued on an odyssey into the Underdark. The Underdark is a strange alien landscape populated by bizarre creatures and ancient races, nearly all of whom are hostile to surface-dwelling life. Most commonly, a drow's hair is stark white, but other pale shades are seen, such as silver, platinum blonde, light grey, or tinged with violet. First the party run into a drow hunting party. A Listing of Drow Vaults in the Flanaess by CruelSummerLord Used with Permission. Adventures in Greyhawk #19/ The heroes continue their trek through the Underdark towards the drow city of Menzoberranzan. This relationship is very, very complex. … The ambassador from the drow court at Erelhei-Cinlu, priestess Eclavdra of Lolth, is a well-treated guest with her own chamber complex in Iuz’s palace. Somewhere I have a 2e adventure for (I think) Planescape that has the PCs have to travel through the ‘Vault of the Drow’ that is the Greyhawk main hub for them. July 13, 2017 April 25, 2018 Greyhawk Grognard Uncategorized Elder Elemental God, G1-3/D1-3/Q1, RPG, T1-4, World of Greyhawk 17 Comments on Lolth in “Vault of the Drow” Over on the G+ Greyhawk group , William Tiller asked a great question . GREYtalk-on-the-Web. Has anyone un-updated the 3.5 version of the Drow to give them back their "melting magic items?" Greyhawk as a home campaign: very few deities. Other races who come to the Vault of the Drow, including duergar, illithids, humans, and others, have their own languages but Undercommon serves as the lingua franca for trade. by Denis Tetreault Version 1.5. Civilized yet cruel and depraved, they live in isolated communities far from the light of the sun, most often at war with other elves. Most things I find are for Forgotten Realms, and I did find out that Dragon #298 covered drow, but I'm having a … Compared to FR cities, its small and provincial (~8,000 drow, as opposed to the tens of thousands for a typical FR drow city). Drow. The Underdark existed back in Greyhawk, but Eilistraee seems to be part of a real-world spin to update them (as well as import them into Forgotten Realms). The largest and most famous GH drow city is Erelhei-Cinlu, detailed in D3 Vault of the Drow. World of Greyhawk > World of Greyhawk > General Discussion > Drow run amok. But if Greyhawk had not been wound down during 2nd Edition and 3rd Edition, there probably would have been more work to make the drow of Greyhawk more three dimensional. Typical physical characteristics [ edit ] Drow characters are extremely intelligent, charismatic and dexterous, but share surface elves' comparative frailty and slight frames. July 11, 2018 July 11, 2018 Greyhawk Grognard Uncategorized Elder Elemental God, G1-3/D1-3/Q1, RPG 7 Comments on Random thoughts on the drow and Lolth and stuff I’ve taken the plunge and started to work on a couple of things I mentioned idly … Front Page; Adventure Log; Wiki; Characters; Maps; Vault of the Drow Deep beneath the mighty Hellfurnace Mountains lies the Vault of the Drow, an immense hemispherical cyst of Oerth’s crust over six miles long and nearly as broad. 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