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Benign Encounters

Tavern

  1. A dull-witted waiter/busboy drops something, and is berated & mocked by other wait staff/patrons. He is too slow & harmless to do anything about it.
  2. A paladin walks in and starts to detect evil on everyone if he finds any evil person he tries to talk to him to repent on his ways.
  3. A very unusual meal is being served today, the result of a chance purchase of some rare delicacy.
  4. Food Fight! A wizard with a sense of humor animates the food wich begins to attack everyone present.
  5. New bouncer interviewed. Tough looking PC invited to help to see if candidate bouncer could eject PC.
  6. 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)
  7. Rowdy halflings start dancing on the tables.
  8. The local bard starts to sing a tale where the adventurers were involved.
  9. The roof leaks into a PC's drink
  10. Two rangers get into a fight over whose corner is darkest.

Water

  1. Glass fishing float.
  2. Green flash of light right as the sun goes down - a rare but startling (and cool) phenomenon that occurs if conditions are right.
  3. Herd of large animals fording across river
  4. It suddenly snows.
  5. One of the fishing nets catches something valuable floating in the water.
  6. Orcas attacking other whales.
  7. Ship's boat, 2 people alive, one dead
  8. shoal of fish passes under the ship.
  9. The ship's intended port is closed due to a plague epidemic.
  10. Whirlpool arises suddenly, grabs ship, spins it, then ceases or moves on

Wilderness

  1. Deer tracks
  2. Eerily quiet
  3. Giant feather
  4. Large insect moult
  5. Remnants of old campfire
  6. Rocks falling in the distance
  7. Squirrels chasing each other
  8. Sweet smell of honeysuckle
  9. Tree falls in the distance
  10. You get a dull, throbbing headache
 
 

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