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Crusader's Companion Necromancer 
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Ulthal
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Post Crusader's Companion Necromancer
Hello all, it has been too long, but Castles & Crusades has called me back!

In catching up on all that I have missed, I found the Crusader's Companion, and then found it to be something of a mystery.

I dug up two versions out there:

http://www.castlesandcrusades.com/downl ... panion.pdf

https://www.trolllord.com/downloads/pdf ... panion.pdf

The former seems to be more polished, while the latter seems to be more complete.

Do they differ in any other way, and am I missing the "full version" out there, somewhere?

Finally, I see a class spell list for Necromancers, but I do not see a Necromancer class in the Companion. Am I missing it somewhere?

Thanks for the assistance!


Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:20 pm
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Ungern
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
The latter pdf (created by Peter on 05/11) has wizard school specialists on pg. 46/47.
The former pdf (created by Reaper on 04/13) seems to simply talk about necromancy spells.
Seems like two different takes on the companion.

I'm not sure if it's the same Peter but there was an update from 2018: viewtopic.php?f=8&t=11215&hilit=crusader%27s+companion


Mon Aug 12, 2019 11:28 pm
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Ulthal
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
Thanks for the information, and I agree. What confuses me most is the Necromancer spell lists seems to imply there is a specific Necromancer class (much like the Pyromancer in the same Companion), but I see no such class.


Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:32 pm
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
I could be mistaken; But the Black Tome of Narutus from the Haunted Highlands material has the Necromancer within its pages I believe. The information within the Companion may be building from that.

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Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:43 pm
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
There have been several necromancers proposed.

One of them is here: http://www.trolllord.com/forums/viewtop ... f=8&t=3312


Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:31 pm
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Ulthal
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
Thanks for the thoughts all, they are much appreciated. Seems there are more than enough Necromancers to go around.

On another note, howdy serleran, it's been a long time. How goes the gaming?


Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:24 am
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
Hey,

I don't get in much tabletop gaming, not counting board games, as our group disbanded and it seems the new one is likely to... wife's been having weekly forced overtime which kills Saturday and the people we game with are interested in RPGs but not a campaign (and I am not interested in one-shots; take too long and aren't worth 3 hours of play.) But, I still read stuff and write it when I feel like it (not so much the latter.)

Guess that's the pits of living 90 miles from any sort of "real" town. No one will come here and timing has just been off.


Fri Aug 16, 2019 3:48 pm
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Post Re: Crusader's Companion Necromancer
Welcome back, monsieur!

Good to see you 'round here!

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Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:50 am
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