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CONTEST: Give Lovecraft Mythos Names to NWN Spell Names

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Grymlorde
CONTEST: Give Lovecraft Mythos Names to NWN Spell Names
INTRODUCTION: For this month's Custom Content Challenge ("Cultism Is In"), I've created a new core class named the Occultist. The Occultist acquires spells as feats, which I'm calling Incantations. To further the Mythos feel, I'm renamed some of the incantations:
 
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Acid FogFlatulence of Juiblex
Acid SplashTeardrop of Juiblex
Animate DeadReanimate Dead
Bigby's HandsHands of Cthulhu
CloudkillBreath of Juiblex
Eagle's SplendorLeadership of Alexander
Fox's CunningBlessing of Yog-Sothoth
Greater SanctuaryEtherealness
Melf's Acid ArrowSpittle of Juiblex
Owl's WisdomWisdom of Solomon
Polymorph SelfLesser Body Warping of Gol-Goroth
Protection from AlignmentElder Sign
Raise DeadUnholy Raise Dead of Yog-Sothoth
ShapechangeGreater Body Warping of Gol-Goroth
SleepEnter Sandman
Summon Creature (I...IX)Summon Sub-Niggurath's Spawn (I...IX)

 

 
CONTEST: Submit your renaming of a NWN spell with one more appropriate to the works of H.P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard, or Clark Ashton Smith by January 31, and I'll include it in the submission, giving you credit for your spell name.
 
P.S. Yes, I know that Juiblex is a creation of Gary Gygax but I think it's fairly obvious that Gygax was inspired by Lovecraft.
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Just two suggestions:

Tsatthogua's Wrath: Veil of the Banshee; (this is some kind of overgod kept sleeping in fear of what it would do once awake) 

Nyarlathotep's Calling: Dominate Person (a divinity much used into blending with humans).

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Or just use Nyarlatothep's name for Evard's Black Tentacles since that god sometimes is depicted with long and black tentacles.

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Proleric
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Power Word, Kill - Necronomicon's Last Word

Power Word, Stun - Alhazred's Fnord

Curse - Wormius's Bane

Fear - Nameless Terror

Cloudkill - Non Euclidean Turmoil, Miskatonic Haze

Fire Storm - Dunwich Barbeque

NWN and DAO adventures at http://proleric.com/

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Tarot Redhand

Since exposure to those elder ones is supposed to send you nuts (hence sanity checks in Call of Cthulhu) you obviously need "Blessing of the Elder Ones" for Feeblemind. Other than that I know so little about this particular mythos that I almost thought of a use for "Char Gar Gothakon, The Beast That Hath No Name" until I remembered it was a spoof in this episode of this kids show.

TR

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VahnHaunt
Weird = The Figment of Azathoth
 
Legend Lore = Yog-Sothoth’s Insight
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Clansunstar

I would love to either see Hellball or Implosion called -Klaatu Barada Nikto

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VahnHaunt

Army of Darkness reference. smiley

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Correction... the overgod is Azatoth, not Tsatthoggua (the latter being Ctulhu "grandfather" if I don't go wrong).

 

Shame on me

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kamal

"Since exposure to those elder ones is supposed to send you nuts (hence sanity checks in Call of Cthulhu) you obviously need "Blessing of the Elder Ones" for Feeblemind."

 

^^^^^^

That.

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Havelock

Horizikaul's Boom - Azathoth's Whisper

Evard's Black Tentacles - The Touch of Black Nebula

 

True Seeing - The Unspeakable Truth

Mind Fog - The Great Dreamer's Breath

 

(more to come)

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Grymlorde

Looking great! Thanks for all the suggestions so far! We still have two days left and I'll be scrambling on finishing up.

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