Questions tagged [glorantha]

For questions about Glorantha, Greg Stafford's magic-heavy fantasy world first introduced in 1975. It is the default setting of the RuneQuest, Hero Wars, and HeroQuest RPGs.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
25
votes
1answer
525 views

What does it mean to be born with a spirit instead of a soul?

The HeroQuest write-up of the Kolat cult says, of Kolatings: some attract dedicated practitioners from those disaffected and dispossessed people born with spirits instead of souls. Does this ...
5
votes
1answer
230 views

Size of Dragons in Glorantha

I'm currently reading the Guide to Glorantha and it sounds like True Dragons can extremely large. A small one is described as 3 miles long. It's also hinted that the Dragonspine mountains are ...
11
votes
1answer
371 views

Why were ducks blamed for Starbrow's Rebellion?

I'm in the early stages of preparing an all-duck campaign set in Glorantha, at the time Fazzur Wideread issued the edict that made the Durulz Tribe the scapegoats of Starbrow's Rebellion, put a bounty ...
4
votes
1answer
217 views

What is an “Irensavelite”

From an old WorldofGlorantha@yahoogroups.com message: 1.Did 2nd Age God Learners acknowledge Hrestol as their prophet? (There is no mention in Abiding Book about Hrestol and Joy.) MRQ ...