The Thunder Blessing has served as a welcome reprieve for the beleagured shield dwarves, giving hope that the descendants of ancient Shanatar may one day reclaim the glory of their forebears. 4!!!! However, their clan is already fully engaged with their own endeavors. Grumbling, grinding one’s teeth, and snarling are sure fire ways to win another dwarf’s admiration or, at the very least, respect. A queen rules only so long as it takes for one of the dead king’s heirs to reach the age of 100 years, at which time he is deemed old and wise enough to take his mother’s seat on the throne.) Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Most duergar characters have little contact with other cultures and choose the gray dwarf region. Averaging 4 feet tall and weighing as much as an adult human, gold dwarves are stocky and muscular. THE DALELANDS At a glance: the region known as the Dalelands is defined by the scarcely forested area north of Sembia and Cormyr and south of the river Tesh. Well, I have a few minutes to reflect.. deep in the shithole of the planet. The very persistance of their own way of life indicates that other short-lived cultures are inherently flawed. Gnomes and halflings are both greeted as friends and potential allies. Gold dwarves are a very rare occurance indeed, as they are mostly underground in the Rift, a complex of underground dwarf communities that do not let non-dwarves in! Both genders wear their hair long, and males (and some females) have long, carefully groomed beards and mustaches. entire clan is sullied by his misdeeds.In extreme situations, all recognition of this dwarf is erased from community A familiar stretch of rotten flesh crosses the otherwise rocky floor. Even two dwarves who refuse to see “eye to eye” can part on equal terms and look forward to their next meeting. Homes the largest military in the lands, mainly because all Dwarves are required to have military service once their beard grows to a mature length. Most of the folk in Daggerdale were hunters and farmers, living in small villages and isolated homesteads. Wood elves have a long history of cooperation with the shield dwarves, whose ream of Ammarindar stood alongside their own realm of Eaerlann for many centuries in the vale of the Delimbyr River. Like their surface-dwelling kin, gray dwarves are famed for their smithwork and craftsmanship, but unlike their brethren in the Realms Above, the duergar are grim and cheerless, living lives of endless toil. Planetouched are almost unknown but are usually viewed in the same light as the Mulan, since most planetouched the gold dwarves encounter are either Mulan aasimar or earth genasi followers of Geb. Item: XP Value: Source: Belt of Stars-Volo's Guide to the Dalelands: Blood of Lathander-Volo's Guide to the Dalelands: Crown of Horns: 150,000: City of Splendors for a job well done.It is impolite to make light of one’s food or to question the talents of those who have prepared the meal. Contents. For particularly emotional greetings or departures, this is done while simultaneously using one’s left hand to grasp the dwarf’s right forearm. The orb’s nature must be revealed to the head priest and the Commander of the Eyrie. Earth genasi are a notable exception and are commonly welcomed in dwarven delves across the North. In the hearth, the women command the men, and dwarven etiquette dictates that no male dwarf may rightfully belittle or oppose the “women of the hearth.” Dwarven men are expected to be kind and faithful to their wives, sisters and daughters, no matter how abrasive and shrewish their demeanors. Dwarves who are evasive and conniving rarely fit well in dwarven society and usually strike out on their own. Borrowing another dwarf’s beard  comb. HighMoon The town where you will start your adventure. If the king can hear them through the 10’ thick stone doors, he honors these loud fellows with a meal in the palace that evening.). The “standard protocol” is for young dwarves, male and female, to defer to their closest elders. Damara, Dwarf (shield), Impiltur, The North, Silverymoon, Vaasa, the Vast, and Western Heartlands. However, males do not “rule the roost,” so to speak. (This is not true of the males, who sometimes prize their stature above one another.) Tags: dwarves: Dragon #227 : The Dwarves of Warka Adventure : AD&D 1 Tags: 3rd level, 4th level, 5th level, 6th level, dwarves: Dungeon #16 : In the Dwarven King's Court Adventure : AD&D 1 Tags: 3rd level, 4th level, 5th level, dwarves: Dungeon #2 : The Prayers of Stromp & Hevvel Stats: Spells : AD&D 2 Tags: dwarves Failing to braid one’s beard before attending royalty, community events, dwarven weddings, or religious ceremonies. To forget a dwarf’s name is to forsake his friendship. Origins. The Dalelands Capital: None Population: 602,640 (humans 80%, drow 6%, half-elves 5%, elves 4%, halflings 2%, gnomes 1%, dwarves 1%) Government: Varies by . Found largely in the South in the immediate vicinity of the Great Rift, gold dwarves are the dominant southern branch of the Stout Folk. The skin of a gray dwarf is light or dark gray, and his eyes are dull black. Gray dwarves regard their gold dwarf cousins as arrogant rivals and potential threats, but trade is possible between the two groups. Dour and suspicious of outsiders, gray dwarves have uniformly bad relations with all other races, including other dwarven subraces. Nearly eighty years have passed since a company of Dwarves, a Wizard, and a very short burglar woke a dragon and Lake-town was set aflame. Dwarves are a short people, compared to humans and elves; males stand an an average of 4'5” (1.37m) and females are around 4'2” (1.28m). Shield dwarves have the life expectancy and age categories defined for dwarves, but use the following random height and weight characteristics instead of those described. Daggerdale redirects here. Placing one’s hand on a dwarf’s left shoulder is done only when one wishes to convey grim or ill tidings. Dwarves of both genders support this patriarchy and honor their liege with loyal, humble service. stern farewell and look somewhere else. Breach of this protocol is considered a disgrace not only to the offending female, but to her immediate family as well. The Heroes of Tethyamar are a unique company operating in and around the Dalelands area. Therefore, he made the first Seven Fathers of the Dwarves in secret in a hall under the mountains of Middle-earth.It was, however, not within Aulë's power to create life. THE DALELANDS At a glance: the region known as the Dalelands is defined by the scarcely forested area north of Sembia and Cormyr and south of the river Tesh. Dwarves consider the shaking of hands a “human gesture” but take no great offense. Dwarves' Deep, or simply "the Deep", was a subterranean dwarven realm somewhere in the Underdark beneath Faerûn, far distant from the Dalelands. Dwarven males were a bit taller and heavier than their female counterparts. When a dwarf introduces himself by name and clan, the worst affront would be to reply, “And what do you do?” Even if the individual being addressed knows nothing of the dwarf or his deeds, the best reply would be, “You carry a proud name. 4!!!! However, an invisible hierarchy does not permit women to address members of the male nobility or males of high standing without first seeking permission from their wives or daughters. The Dwarves of the Dalelands: The Village of Glen Page 28 In the Footsteps of the Gods: Moonfire Page 34 Unveiling Waterdeep’s Hidden Lords, Part IV Page 40 Deep Gnolls, Part II Page 48 Journal of an Apprentice Scribe: A History of Berdusk Page 59 Credits Page 65 Produced by www.candlekeep.com . To the contrary, having seen the rise and fall of countless elven, human, and shield dwarven empires, their endurance has fostered a deep-seated belief that their traditions and culture are superior to those of all other races. At worst, this is considered an affront. Since the Exodus the Dwarves have been unable to mine the materials. Half-Dwarves. This is called the binding. Friendly salutations border on boisterous, with dwarves patting each other on the back and speaking highly of one another’s families. Most dwarves eat around the fires of their hearths. Despite this, dwarves can live to be over 400 years old. Dwarven salutations generally vary, but etiquette dictates that greetings should be polite, succinct, and respectful. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Below is a list of some of the worst faux-pas; that of his clan. Dwarves reach middle-age at around their 155th birthday and are considered old at around 200 years old, aging towards each milestone much like a human would. The dwarves in Bhaerynden settled beneath the future plains of Shaar prospered for centuries but gradually began to endure schisms and fractures, which drove the dwarves apart. Politeness is always tempered with severity and directness. x (2d4) lb.Gray dwarf, female 3'7" +2d4 80lb. However, new Easterlings have … The skin of a gold dwarf is light brown or deeply tanned, and her eyes are usually brown or hazel. However, dwarven culture is rich with protocol, and the slightest misstep in etiquette can often lead to embarrassment, harassment, and sometimes discord. A dwarf who cannot stand and speak his name or declare his clan cannot be trusted. Forgetting the name of a dwarven hero is bad enough; mistaking one dwarven hero for another is just wrong. This just isn’t done. Capital: Dagger Falls Population: 28,041 (88% humans, 5% dwarves, 3% half-orcs, 2% gnomes, 1% halflings) Government: Lordship Religions: Lathander (Mielikki, Silvanus, Tempus) They laud their husbands, sons and brothers for their strength, dedication and pride; they also chastise them severely for laziness, boorishness and (sometimes) infidelity. Hair color ranges from light brown to red, with all shades fading to silver or white as time progresses. Haggling with the dwarf is tolerated only if the dwarf doesn’t feel like he’s being played for a fool. Dwarves do not wave. (There are exceptions to this rule. To gold dwarves, life is best lived through adherence to the ancient traditions of the Deep Realm. The revenant have crossed the mountains, retreating from their failure in the Dalelands. For the video game, see Dungeons Dragons: Daggerdale. Their impression of halflings is shaped by the strongheart inhabitants of Lurien, whom gold dwarves find to be suitably industrious and forthright. Dwarves who are accustomed to traveling on the surface have overcome their loathing for non-dwarven currency, but they usu- ally keep one dwarven coin with them at all times for luck. Dwarves who desire no formal or close acquaintance typically nod once as a succinct sign of acknowledgement that doubles as a gesture of respect. A dwarf could weigh anywhere from about 160–220 lbs (73–100 kg). The halfling tendency to wave at everything and everyone makes dwarves roll their eyes and clutch their warhammers. On the other hand, it is perfectly well for a dwarf to invoke a god's name to curse someone else as in “By Moradin's beard, you’re a foul wretch!”. There is no inequality among dwarven females. Disdain is embedded deep in dwarven culture and jaded dwarves are accorded a fair measure of respect. Shouting at the king. The duergar harbor a longstanding hatred of their subterranean rivals, the drow and the svirfneblin. The Dalesfolk and the elves have maintained a respectful friendship over the centuries, even following the Retreat . However, dwarves measure their social interaction very differently from these other races. When they reach a bigger cavern, one of the dwarves starts babbling about hearing voices. Renowned not only for their smithwork and craftsmanship but also for their military prowess and legendary wealth, gold dwarves have maintained their empire for millenia, unbowed by the passage of time. in the company of friends and family, reverting to their gruff demeanors when confronted by strangers and distant acquaintances. the Moonsea lie the Dalelands, a region of rich farmland and dark, brooding forests. The Clan Physical Appearance Edit. Dwarves' Deep, or simply "the Deep", was a subterranean dwarven realm somewhere in the Underdark beneath Faerûn, far distant from the Dalelands. The Revenant Retreat is the second mission in The Hundred Kingdoms human campaign. They tend toward good as well, with a strong sense of fair play and a belief that everyone deserves to share in the benefits of a just order. Dwarves mature at the same rate as humans, but they’re considered young until they reach the age of 50. The Dalelands are a group of loosely-allied communities that share common cultures and traditions. gotten and seldom universal. The gods smile upon those who stuff their bellies and frown upon dwarves who cannot see the value of a cooked meal. Dwarves are expected to acknowledge the achievements of other clans, and a clan with a particularly distinguished lineage is placed atop a pedestal and becomes the model that other clans strive to emulate. Gold dwarves regard elves and half-elves with suspicion after generations spent battling their deep-dwelling cousins. Those who know dwarves speak of their gruff yet friendly demeanors, their mining expertise, and their penchant for working things out of stone and metal. They are fairly friendly, especially to those from the Dales proper. Shadowdale is the most famous of the dales in The Dalelands, and is known as the home of the Elminster. periodic stoicism are inapproachable and friendless. Whether the retribution consists of verbal beratement or physical assault, a dwarf must retaliate against any remark or action that  slanders his or her family’s honor. To leave without pledging one’s unwavering faith to his clan in the presence of the Clan Father is poorly regarded, and defying the wishes of the Clan Father is punishable by exile. These fucking Dwarven tunnels.. all these bitches do is dig. Like their surface-dwelling kin, gray dwarves are famed for their smithwork and craftsmanship, but unlike their brethren in the Realms Above, the duergar are grim and cheerless, living lives of endless toil. Father may even instruct his daughters to strike the name from the stone tablets that chronicle his family’s He tells him that Goldhammer has been an honorable chieftain which has been corrupted by the unholy influence of Bane, same with his sister. behaviors and rituals one must follow in dwarven society lest one be ridiculed or shunned. Viruses, contagions and germs infect those who don't enjoy our music, so don't be like them whatever you do. x (2d6) lb.Shield dwarf, female 4'0" +2d4 110 lb. Overall, DB was a wonderful place to start out and I really enjoyed the RP I got in while I was there. Dwarven thieves are known to wield disguises instead of warhammers, and they are often shunned for their duplicity. SEP/17. The Dalelands is a region in the fictional fantasy setting of the Forgotten Realms, somewhat influenced by rural England, and most famous for hosting the wizard of the Realms par excellence, Elminster.. Colored by their experience with lightfoots, shield dwarves find halflings to be somewhat unreliable but easy to get along with. NOV/17. The king was so impressed with the dwarf’s tirade that he appointed the weaponsmith Chief Military Advisor. Gold dwarves usually have hazel or brown eyes, and green eyes are considered lucky. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. They cast off impertinence like a wet blanket and have neither the time nor energy to harbour resentment to others of their kind (and other civilized demihumans or their acquaintance). The chool leads the adventurers deeper into the mine. are commonly found in most other areas of Faerun. The Eighth Axiom of Etiquette, “Never come between a dwarf and his weapon,” inevitably spawned what some DalelandsBeyond Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. Both genders wear their hair long, and males (and a very few females) have long, carefully groomed beards and mustaches. Their new target: the Mouthless Sea. Adventuresom duergar are usually focused on the acquisition of material wealth, caring little for the plight of others. Through its history, Shadowdale has battled both Zhentarim and drow invasions. All races normally playable in Neverwinter Nights 2 are available for play on Dalelands Beyond. Mere days have passed since Jangovar Easterlings were repelled from Dale. Since the Thunder Blessing, the question for many young shield dwarves is not why they should become adventurers, but why they should not. Gray dwarves rarely adventure out of choice. A seat for the dwarves and a rotating seat for the Dell. While their work rivals that of shield and gold dwarves, they are relentless perfectionists who take no pleasure in their craftsmanship. We encourage you to send us your homemade Dwarves art so we can share it with Dwarves fans across the globe. Male dwarves of any status may speak freely to anyone within their own community, male or female, including members of the nobility or royal family. Calendar, Holy Days and Holidays, Chronology of FR, https://dalelandsbeyond.fandom.com/wiki/The_Secrets_of_Dwarven_Etiquette?oldid=5342. Shield dwarf, male 4'2" +2d4 145 lb. The Dalelands Capital: None Population: 602,640 (humans 80%, drow 6%, half-elves 5%, elves 4%, halflings 2%, gnomes 1%, dwarves 1%) Government: Varies b This structure of obedience works equally for the women, who defer to their sisters, aunts, and mothers. Like their northern kin, gold dwarves harbor a great deal of pride, both in their own accomplishments and those of their ancestors. For generations, the Deep Kingdom of the gold dwarves has stood unconquered, dominating the surface lands and subterranean caverns that surround the Great Rift. lore, to the point where no dwarf will speak of the individual or recount instances of his dishonor. Dwarves who are raised in dwarven communities are raised to embrace the eleven Dwarven Axioms. Complimenting another’s beard, however, is sure to to leave an endearing impression. • Shield dwarves . Dwarven transactions and merchant relations can border on hostility, but it is considered poor etiquette for a dwarf to leave any meeting genuinely upset. Like humans, dwarves had a wide variety of … Before an enterprising dwarf strikes out on his own, he is required to win the favor and blessing of the Clan Father dwarf. Like their gold and shield dwarf kin, the duergar have forged great empires, founding such realms as the Deepkingdom of Gracklstugh and the Steel Kingdom of Dunspeirrin in the endless darkness of the Realms Below. The Dwarves were made by Aulë, whom they themselves call Mahal, meaning “maker.” Aulë was unwilling to wait for the coming of the Children of Ilúvatar, for he was impatient and desired to have someone to teach his lore and crafts. It consists of a loose confederacy of semi-independent regions that share a common history, culture, language and ethnicity. (A dwarven queen would be an exception.) Half-Dwarves. Drinking from another dwarf’s mug is a great way to start a fight. Within the male patriarchy, women have no voting rights in matters that affect the community at large. Every important decision, from choice of profession to their mate, is dictated by the circimstances of their birth. Shield dwarves get along with most humans, particularly Illuskans, Tethyrians, Chondathans, and Damarans. The Kin Clashes forever cemented the mutual animosity between the two dwarven subraces, a hatred that continues today. The Dwarves really are the best looking band in show business. Battledale has through history been the scene of most of the big battles in the Dalelands, hence the name. Both genders are usually bald, with males having long gray beards and mustaches. Gray dwarves have the life expectancy and age categories defined for dwarves in the Player's Handbook, but use the following random height and weight characteristics instead of those. Dwelling in great subterranean cities in the Underdark, the gray dwarves are deep-dwelling cousins of shield dwarves, known for their cruelty and bitterness. A great source of pride for any dwarf is his beard in which he grooms meticulously. some fashion. It is common practice, regardless of social standing, for a dwarven woman to petition other dwarven women for the “privilege” of speaking to their respective mates. An unkempt, unbraided beard is fine for everyday life, but braiding is symbolic of celebration and is expected in large public gatherings. Daggerdale, originally named Merrydale, was a remote region of the Dalelands located between the Desertsmouth Mountains and the Dagger Hills. Such intransigence has enabled dwindling shield dwarf populations to hang on to ancient strongholds with just a fraction of their original defenders. Dwarves prefer the dark, but their eyes can adjust easily to daylight. Gnomes, particularly deep gnomes, are well regarded and welcomed as trading partners. Even a kind-hearted dwarf takes liberties to maintain his gruff exterior, since emotions of love are rarely shared with others. Younger brothers obey older brothers, while the eldest brother obeys his father and uncle. Dear Diary, What a lovely morning it was! They don’t dig in the ground like a damn animal… and the smell? (most likely some point after Tethyamar's founding in -145 DR). Shield dwarves love worked beauty, seeing the world as raw material to be forged and shaped into something more than the original. It is considered fine etiquette to compliment a dwarf by recounting some tale of how his clan achieved Calendar, Holy Days and Holidays, Chronology of FR, http://dalelandsbeyond.forumotion.com/t604-basic-racial-information, https://dalelandsbeyond.fandom.com/wiki/The_Races_-_Dwarves?oldid=5003. Gray dwarf, male 3'9" +2d4 110lb. The individual clan structure is typically patriarchal, with a grandfather-like figure making decisions for the good of the entire clan and his sons or nephews keeping their respec- tive families in line. Only cruel jokes and petty torments bring a moment's smile to most gray dwarves, and they delight in tormenting the weak and the helpless. knife together three times after finishing a meal—a thank you to the chef The duergar expect and live lives of never-ending drudgery. A clan that graced with a long line of heroes will often sing the praises of a clan whose accomplish- ments are more modest and, in so doing, reaffirm its own sense of pride, honor, and integrity. Averaging 4 feet tall, gray dwarves weigh as much as an adult human. What truly makes them unique is that they all gathered together to fulfill a dwarven prophecy, set by Gorm Gultyn, to help the dwarves of the North reclaim one of their oldest halls, Tethyamar. Confident and secure in their remote home, gold dwarves have a well-deserved reputation for haughtiness and pride. Dwarves are stout fellows made from the bedrock of earth and are thus strong, hardy, and dependable. On average, they live about 350 years. Nevertheless, they regularly trade with both groups, pitting them against one another whenever possible. Shield dwarves have a long and proud tradition of adventuring, and many shield dwarves follow this route simply in hopes of equaling or exceeding the deeds of thise who have come before. Even feigned insults are frowned upon, as dwarves find no humor in mockery. Spending or collecting coins of non-dwarven mint. Nearly eighty years have passed since a company of Dwarves, a Wizard, and a very short burglar woke a dragon and Lake-town was set aflame. Defying one’s clan makes the dwarf an outcast, and exile  is the worst punishment most  dwarves can imagine (worse than  imprisonment or death). Daggerdale redirects here. Variations of these exist in every dwarven kingdom from Hammerhold to Aundaraun, usually chiselled into the great pillars that support the vaulted ceilings of the magnificent dwarven halls. Despite their centuries-long decline and deserved reputation for dourness and cynicism, shield dwarves have never succumbed to fatalism. 50% of the regular tax rate on the mines, regular taxes on inn and farms, and 20 freedom riders stationed at Anathar’s Dell. Dragon Coast, Dwarf (gold), Unther, Western Heartlands. The new heroes of the Dalelands, revised list: Hornikatta Brightblade (Dwarf Fighter (Daughter of Dorn the Red)) Wic of the Border Watch of Anthar (Human Ranger) Willen (Human Cleric of Saranrae) Ilorath Balcadiz (Noble High Elf Duelist) Erik The Bard (Human Bard), nephew of Beren The Bard . Letting one who slanders your clan go unpunished. Gold dwarves are very cautious in their dealings with humans, having found great variability in their dealings with Chondathans, the folk of Dambrath, Durpari, Mulan, Shaarans, and halruaans. Dwarves who are raised in dwarven communities are raised to embrace the eleven Dwarven Axioms. dwarves refer to as the Unsung Twelfth Axiom: “Never come between a dwarf and his ale.” Some dwarven kings Dalelands, Session 32 4. Daggerdale. The descendants of these dwarves would eventually … Dwarven males are typically haughty and proud, and it is the duty of the women to humble them. Whether this entails building a great bridge across a chasm or slaying a deep dragon, the honor bestowed by such accomplishments bolsters clan pride in the eyes of the community. Despite this, dwarves can live to be over 400 years old. lineage. Each member of the company is a humanoid, which in itself makes them unusual. After Shanatar fell, the shield dwarves migrated north, founding kindgoms such as Ammarindar, Delzoun, Gharraghaur, Haunghdannar, Oghrann, and Sarbreen. Lying about one's name and refusing to divulge the name of one's clan. The Stout Folk of the North associate most planetouched with the horrors of Hellgate Keep and view them with suspicion. They look down on all other dwarves, even shield dwarves and gray dwarves whose achievements and kingdoms have matched the glory of their own. Daggerdale is a dale nestled in the northwest of the Dalelands and has had a long and chequered past of civil war, monstrous incursions and tyrannical regimes. This is often a precursor to violence. Taller by half a foot than their gold dwarf cousins, shield dwarves average 4 1/2 feet tall and weigh as much as an adult human. However, population pressures including the Thunder Blessing have given birth to a new generation of gold dwarf adventurers. Strangers are afforded similar treatment unless they are outwardly hostile or undeserving. The Dwarves of the Dalelands: The Village of Glen Page 28 In the Footsteps of the Gods: Moonfire Page 34 Unveiling Waterdeep’s Hidden Lords, Part IV Page 40 Deep Gnolls, Part II Page 48 Journal of an Apprentice Scribe: A History of Berdusk Page 59 Credits Page 65 Produced by www.candlekeep.com . It was a region of dark forests and rocky hills with a single large settlement named Dagger Falls. Even a dwarf who is not hungry can still sit at the table and share stories with his family and friends; there is simply no excuse for anti This area was inhabited by dwarves, humans and monsters as well: in the western foothills once stood … All Tags. When greeting or bidding farewell to a dwarf, an individual places his or her right hand on the dwarf’s right shoulder. The women are usually “hearthkeepers,” devoted to their families in every conceivable regard, and they share many of the same responsibilities. Renowned for their smithwork and craftsmanship, shield dwarves have endured a centuries-long decline in the face of never-ending wars with orcs, goblins, giants, and trolls. Unlike elven and human nobles, dwarven kings are known for their accessibility to the common folk. Tarkhaldale However, new Easterlings have … (Dwarven queens are rare. Gray dwarves are consumed with bitterness, feeling their race has forever been denied what was rightfully theirs. “greater glory,” perhaps by telling a gloriously-spun tale of how the clan purged the caverns of drow during the Great Rockfall 200 years ago. Dwarven males are blunt and forthright fellows; the females are equally forthright but often more subtle with their words. An ancient evil awakens in the heart of Cormanthor forest, threatening the Dales and the whole of Faerun beyond. 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