Author Archives: LadyOphelia

Know Your Nations: Osirion

Greetings lovely Pathfinders! Lady Ophelia here, sharing with you my wisdom and knowledge about the many realms of Golarion, and how they affect you the Pathfinder who may be going into these lands! Our next country on the lineup is Osirion, known as the “Land of The Pharoahs”! History and Geography: The history of Osirion dates all the way back before the Earthfall. (When stuff fell from the sky and landed in modern day Numeria.) Pharaohs ruled as gods on […]

Know Your Nations: City at the Center of the World, Part Three

We continue our Know Your Nations lecture about Absalom Proper. After 10 minutes pass like sand through an hourglass, a chime brings the room naturally back to their seats and Ophelia returns to her place at the podium.  “Hello again Pathfinders. I am pleased to see all of you sharing your notes and hopefully adding a few additional notes of your own. However we are not quite done, so if you would turn to page 33, we will continue the […]

Know Your Nations: The Nation at the Center of the World, Part Two

Lady O’s Personal Note: This written episode uses information from a variety of sources (see below), but has been synthesized into a player-friendly, spoiler-free format. GMs should be assured that none of this information removes the need for Knowledge checks to identify locations and places in Absalom. This is information Pathfinders would have learned in training, but whether they remember that information when it counts is based on their Knowledge checks. Enjoy! The Large Seminar Room in the Pathfinder Society […]

Know Your….Convention Planning!

Greetings Pathfinders! This week, Lady Ophelia is on leave from Know Your Nations, and instead her normal counterpart Venus, is posting a fun bit about convention travelling! (Don’t worry; Lady Ophelia will be back next week to continue the Know Your Nations series.) If you are planning on GMing at PaizoCon, there is a lot to consider. So below are some tips to help you be prepared! Paper vs. Electronic Paper: Easier to carry, can lose or get messed up, and […]

Know Your Nations: The Nation at the Center of the World, Part One

Greetings lovely Pathfinders! Lady Ophelia here, sharing with you my wisdom and knowledge about the many realms of Golarion, and how they affect you the Pathfinder! These next two weeks, we will be going deep into the land of Absalom! Which to all Pathfinders, is acknowledged as “Home” or the “City in the Center of the World”. Writer’s Note: This is part one of a Three-Part Series concerning all things Absalom. Tune in over the coming weeks as we complete […]

Know Your Nations: Taldor

Greetings lovely Pathfinders! Lady Ophelia here, sharing with you my wisdom and knowledge about the many realms of Golarion. What they are like, and how they affect you the Pathfinder who may be going into the country on a mission. Our next country on the lineup is Taldor, known as the “Decadent Empire”. History and Geography: Taldor is one of the oldest countries in Golarion. Major geographical features act as natural boundaries between the empire and its neighbours. To the north […]