Friday, 25 July 2014

alchemy ingredients

when your player searches randomly for alchemy ingredients, roll a d20 on the appropriate table

alternatively just roll d6 and then d20

WHERE YOU FOUND IT
1. witch's cupboard
2. elf or goblin cupboard
3. the wild, or in a beast's den
4. the apothecary, or in a court wizard's cupboard
5.exotic market, or in a nobleman's cupboard
6. black market, or in a criminal's cupboard


not quite finished making this yet so feel free to make suggestions

witch's cupboard
1. bird entrails
2. garlic
3. moonshine
4. diviner's sage
5. morning dew, gathered within 24 hours
6. poison
7. virgin hair
8. amphibian eyeballs
9. teeth or knucklebones
10. singing flowers
11. willowbark
12. dragon sperm
13. fairy, trapped in a bottle
14. chicken egg
15. tea leaves
16. pig heart
17. holy water
18. coriander
19. mandrake
20. gingerbread

elf or goblin cupboard
1. ergot
2. kykeon
3. poison
4. impwort
5. crocodile tears
6. mothwing dust
7. starmatter
8. stinging red nettle
9. human flesh
10. crushed insect guts - spider, centipede, cockroach, dragonfly, scarab
11. goblin seeds
12. bloodcaps
13. fly agaric
14. puffballs
15. royal jelly
16. mock turtle eggs
17. a bag full of the spiciest chilli peppers imaginable
18. monster food
19. blackwater mist (carefully sealed)
20. soma

the wilderness, or in a beast's den or a druid's cupboard
1. psychedelic mushrooms
2. clover, 1/16 have four leaves
3. slime, of various colours and temperments
4. poison
5. peyote cactus
6. aloe vera
7. truffles
8. rotvine
9. dire grubs/swamp worms/giant maggots/bee larvae
10. rock lobster
11. dead animal flesh
12. mistletoe
13. dank fungus
14. swamp water
15. cannabis
16. pure mineral water
17. gingseng
18. wormwood
19. obliviax moss
20. monster egg

apothecary, or a court wizard's store cupboard
1. memory salts
2. methamphetamine
3. newton's net
4. poison, hemlock
5. mysteriously labeled jar of tablets
6. stem cells
7. lots and lots of sulphur, mercury, magnesium, copper
8. magnetic solutions and powders
9. opium, laudanum
10. red soup
11. alkahest
12. petroleum or crude oil, alchemist's fire
13. white tincture
14. ammonia
15. putrid black resin
16. uranium
17. panacea, cure-all
18. sleeping solution
19. thermite
20. ethyl nitrate

exotic market, or a nobleman's store cupboard
1. ground ivory powder
2. cocaine, or coca leaves
3. poison
4. pixie dust
5. moon rocks
6. phoenix feather
7. quality tobacco or other smoking herb
8. sugar jelly
9. health tonic
10. tiger penis
11. magical essence, liquified
12. kava
13. formic ether
14. all sorts of different coloured dyes for food or cloth
15. dwarvern gallstone
16. saffron powder
17. melange
18. sweet spirits of animus (alcoholic)
19. a diamond, or diamond powder
20. fairy gold

black market, or a criminal's store cupboard
1. poison
2. some kind of rare monster blood (dragon, unicorn, elf, human, etc)
3. death spice
4. black coffee
5. brain-crawler larvae
6. purple lotus powder
7. bzrk (street drug)
8. siren-oil
9. explosive gel
10. vampire-, lycanthrope-, or zombie-virus
11. summoned food of the underworld
12. mustard gas preparation
13. summoned water from the river lethe
14. preserved body parts, human and/or monster
15. skin plague (contained)
16. monster growth serum
17. poison
18. poison
19. poison
20. poison



POISONS
1. snake - the classic. easy to handle.
2. spider -  nerve venom, paralyzes
3. centipede - causes strong nausea and sickness
4. lizard - wart venom, leaves disgusting, infected, stinking wounds + scars
5. toad - LSD-like hallucinations
6. scorpion - fast acting, corrosive
7. leech - blood-thinning, inflicts bloodloss
8. starfish - compelled to tell the truth, laugh maniacally
9. jellyfish - extra painful, 1/3 chance dead body will grow hot and self-incinerate
10. stonefish - non lethal, subtle, victim will grow tired & weak given continued exposure