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Doc Filth
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Posted - 11 Oct 2019 :  16:43:10  Show Profile  Visit Doc Filth's Homepage Send Doc Filth a Private Message  Reply with Quote  Delete Topic
Hethcanter's Leap and Watcher's Tor are both mentioned in lore associated with The Scalmagdrion - lore which, unfortunately, hasn't been updated for its later appearance in Pages from the Mages. ANy idea where either of these places are?

George Krashos
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Posted - 12 Oct 2019 :  08:20:19  Show Profile Send George Krashos a Private Message  Reply with Quote
I’m pretty sure Watcher’s Tor is in the North somewhere. Hethcanter’s Leap could be anywhere through the Dalelands, Sword Coast and the North. Best bet would be to ping Ed on Twitter at @TheEdVerse

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Doc Filth
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Posted - 12 Oct 2019 :  09:31:54  Show Profile  Visit Doc Filth's Homepage Send Doc Filth a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Have done, thanks. I bet he gets this sort of thing all the time...
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ericlboyd
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Posted - 12 Oct 2019 :  18:15:23  Show Profile  Visit ericlboyd's Homepage Send ericlboyd a Private Message  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Doc Filth

Hethcanter's Leap and Watcher's Tor are both mentioned in lore associated with The Scalmagdrion - lore which, unfortunately, hasn't been updated for its later appearance in Pages from the Mages. ANy idea where either of these places are?



I had already asked Ed where Hethcanter's Leap was. Also checked on Watcher's Tor. Here's what Ed had to say:

Hethcanter's Leap was the crag east-north-east of Jalanthar in Moon Pass (farthest east-jutting peak on the west side that's drawn in white on the Mike Schley map).

On that same Mike Schley map (SwordCoastNorthInterior, the map that has The Glimmerwood occupying the center top).
Look down at the bottom left, at the map label that reads "The Evermoors." Go SSE from the "s" at the end of "Evermoors" a tidge over halfway from the "s" to the ruled map boundary (that "starts" the map border). There are three heights/eminences/hills drawn there; the largest, central one is Watcher's Tor.

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Doc Filth
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Posted - 13 Oct 2019 :  11:06:17  Show Profile  Visit Doc Filth's Homepage Send Doc Filth a Private Message  Reply with Quote
What with Dalagar's Dagger and all, are there any peaks around Moon Pass that aren't named for people who fell off them?

Edited by - Doc Filth on 13 Oct 2019 11:06:51
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