Instead, the handle of the pickaxe shatters, and Scanlan, fed up with doors besting the team, walks up to the opal on the floor and presses it. Fan art of the ziggurat beneath Whitestone, by Son of Joxer. Healing potions are distributed among the party. Percy then runs behind a pillar and hides. Her hand is also pulled towards the orb and she suffers damage pulling her hand away. Race to the Ziggurat ZAC: Testicular. However, by using a special amulet, Delilah's cultists were able to travel through the spheres into the Shadowfell. Please... please..." She falls to her knees and the walls stop writhing. Meanwhile, Vax and Percy climb up the rope and reach the top. Reeling, but safely behind a pillar, Delilah casts Dimension Door and disappears. The party traveled to Whitestone to clear thei… Board & Card Games. [4], Allura reported that the orb's anti-magical properties made it difficult to investigate, and that she had only been able to confirm its destructive effect on anything thrown into it. As this happened, all magical effects in the area suddenly ended, including Vex'ahlia's Fly spell, and nobody was able to cast any spells or use any potions near the orb.[2]. Upon entering the cavern, the crest of Sarenrae sewn into Vax's glove activates, flashing and glowing in the dark. Please!" Sorry for the delay. He then reels the hammer back in. In this chaos, Vox Machina made their way underneath the castle Whitestone, where the Lord and Lady Briarwood currently reside, seeking some sort of project called a Ziggurat. Through the arrow, she saw the twin orb at the other end (which was not producing an anti-magic field) and a broken, grey landscape with a black tower at the center, which Allura was then able to identify as the Shadowfell. The three siphons feeding the Tower of Entropis (each presumably leading to a ziggurat sphere) seemed to be severed when Vecna appeared. Gilmore said that the "spinning black orb of death" sounded like a Sphere of Annihilation, but that those were generally a little larger. As the glass hits the sphere it shatters and is sucked into the sphere. Episode Login View Cart. Their attacks leave Sylas grievously wounded, with pieces of his flesh falling from his form and turning to ash. Percy takes aim at the scroll and tries to hit with a fire enhanced shot but misfires and fails to fix the pepperbox, making it unusable. The Briarwoods reach the top and disappear from view, but Vex watches them move towards a smaller structure at the top. They have reached the ziggurat. Percy's second shot fails to block the second pipe, causing the room to slowly fill with acid. Though they share some properties with the D&D 5e Sphere of Annihilation, these siphons are a distinct homebrew by Matthew Mercer. Scanlan originally believes that it might be because Pike is non-corporeal, but it is shown that her opal is lighting up as well. Parts of his flesh are obliterated as he roars and looks to Keyleth with an angry red gaze. He notes, however, that his shots aren't as effective as he would expect given their force. The first announcement is t… 2015-12-03 19:00 PST He looks on the events of the last few minutes with sudden clarity, and backs towards Lady Briarwood, resuming his defensive stance - in hopes of deceiving her into believing he's still charmed. Vox Machina vs. She also saw two more strands from the tower down into other places across the city, implying that a total of three spheres existed throughout the world. The Ziggurats are ancient temples to the goddess Ioun. ZAC: Cue cut to Ashley! [art 1]. Drakerys. Podcast link Delilah eventually toggled the orb back. It does nothing immediately, but he notices that a small white light is emitted for a moment before going out. Grog grabs her by the neck and carries her to the edge. With the battle over for the moment, Vax recovers from the enchantment and is no longer paralyzed. Episode 102:. Having regretted accepting an allyship before, Vax lets Cassandra know, on behalf of Vox Machina, that they are wary of her and her assistance. Allura, having returned from her salvage mission to the Cobalt Reserve, made a report on her, Gilmore, and Eskil's research progress. A ziggurat sphere, siphon, or spinning orb of death is a component of the Briarwoods' ritual to revive Vecna. A third exists, but its location is unknown. Vox Machina travels to Ank’Harel to investigate the second ziggurat. and prepares her Sunbeam. Two spheres have been encountered by Vox Machina; one beneath Whitestone and one in Marquet. and steps onto the top level. 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