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The Excellent Prismatic Spray (Volume 1, Number 4/5)
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Ascolais and the Land of the Falling Wall
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2003-00-00
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To Ascolais, the Falling Wall and Beyond!

Once the heart of the reach of Grand Motholam, the Land of the Falling Wall and Ascolais are now picturesque ruins. The people are strange, the places stranger, the opportunities and diversions unparalleled. This double issue of The Excellent Prismatic Spray is your well-nigh irresistible invitation to discover the Dying Earth's heartlands for yourself. While waiting for Time's death rattle, why not...

  • Defraud merchants amid the probity and decorum of ruinous Lumarth
  • Lose yourself (or your pursuers) in Forrell's Port, gateway to Sousenene
  • Cross the Plain of Standing Stones
  • Hide from your enemies in cosmopolitan Efred, City of Sanctuary
  • Tangle with mermelants in Aldusfeld Village
  • Interfere with cranes in White-Walled Kaiin
  • Or take the opportunity to hunt mutroons and social status in the Great Da Forest

Ascolais and the Land of the Falling Wall features adventures, recipes, ghosts, ships, vat creatures, gods, daihaks and demons. The material is suitable for all levels of play and will satisfy every palate, however ghoulish or finicky.

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Editorial
Editorial

User Summary: Jim Webster introduces the issue.

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From Our Readers
Reader/Fan Mail

User Summary: letters from well-heeled fans.

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Vance’s Spell of the Ineffably Pleasurable Prolonged Hour and What It Did To Me
Article

User Summary: Ed Greenwood reminisces about discovering Vance\'s books.

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The Den-Phu Cranes
Adventure

User Summary: a Cugel-level adventure set in white-walled Kaiin.

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The Dying Earth Needs You
Article

User Summary: Lynne Hardy lets rip on the topic of backgrounds and motivations for characters in the Dying

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A New & Accurate Map of the Known World
Map

User Summary: a nice two-page spread map of the Dying Earth.

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Efred, City of Sanctuary
Adventure

User Summary: an introduction to this fine city, plus a handful of short scenarios to suit the jaded palate of a

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Mermelants Unite!
Adventure

A Cugel-level adventure in Taxonomy.

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Arcana of Grashpotel
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User Summary: yet more evidence of Grashpotel\'s erudition, this time on the topic of \'\'the Hall of Ennis in the

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The City of Lumarth
Adventure

User Summary: an overview of this fine town, plus a number of Cugel-level situations.

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Caravan to Aktabras
Adventure

User Summary: a longer adventure set in Lumarth.

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Forrell's Port
Adventure
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User Summary: a tour of the city of Forrell\'s Port, along with a scenario.

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Home Brewed heroes
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Vat Creatures as Player Characters in the Dying Earth RPG

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The Laughing Magician
Adventure

(Snipped from the text:) \'\'In which we continue the adventure begun in The Excellent Prismatic Spray (Volume 1,

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The Sculpted Chair
Adventure

User Summary: a description of the Plain of Standing Stones, and some scenario hooks set there.

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