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Benign Encounters

Tavern

  1. After some guards get in a villager flees the establishment as fast as he can.
  2. A group of adventurers seems to spontaneously form from random patrons at the next table.
  3. A PC finds a bug in their food.
  4. Argument breaks out between two ignoramuses over something the party actually knows about (i.e. whether it's ogres or trolls that regenerate, etc).
  5. A rock crashes through a window from outside
  6. A sly-looking patron catches the PCs' attention - they don't remember him coming in though
  7. Bar fight breaks out and an old enemy uses the opportunity to strike at the PCs
  8. One of the PCs notices his biscuit has a few nibble marks on it already (either from a rat or a previous patron whose unfinished meal was recycled)
  9. Royal or Imperial courier stops for meal or bed
  10. Two rangers get into a fight over whose corner is darkest.

Water

  1. A box overthrown from being transported by another ship floats past
  2. A makeshift raft 5 people, 3 dead
  3. A makeshift raft one person, 3 dead
  4. A rain of fish
  5. Feeling of happiness passes through the crew.
  6. It suddenly snows.
  7. Salmon spotted swimming against current
  8. Ship finds itself way off course
  9. Ship hull, burned to water level, in the distance
  10. The ship is stopped, boarded, and searched by the Navy.

Wilderness

  1. Active bees nest
  2. Earthquake (mild, moderate, or severe)
  3. Injured woodland creature lies helpless
  4. Mother bear protecting cubs
  5. Odd crystalline growth
  6. One person's ears begin to ring
  7. Pleasant voice seems to chant on the breeze
  8. Squirrels chasing each other
  9. Tree with bark chewed or clawed off the bottom
  10. Very friendly skunk
 
 

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