Posts Tagged ‘Ancient’

The Pirate Advent Calendar Review β€” Day 23

December 23, 2009

Pirate Advent Calendar Day 23

After stepping carefully around the skeleton, they go further into the cavern temple. At the end of the next corridor they find a shrine with a skull as its main feature. Curiously, the sconces are lighted. Are the descendants of the ancient ones still maintaining the shrine? Simon says he has seen no one on the island except himself in all the years he has been here. It is yet another mystery they may never find the answers to.

The Pirate Advent Calendar Review β€” Day 22

December 22, 2009

Pirate Advent Calendar Day 22

Back on the island Captain Brickbeard, Janey Blackheart, and Simon the castaway have made their way up the mountain and into the cave. Carved from the living stone, they find an ancient temple of steps and columns.

They also find the remains of an unlucky visitor to the cave. Nothing but bones remain of this traveler which have now become the home of a venomous snake.

Hopefully they will not meet the same fate.

Ancient Egypt never looked so good

August 25, 2009

d-higdon has just posted her “ancient Egyptian nobleman’s villa.”

There are lots of fun little details and it looks stunning. I think its really cool that she used all those tiles to make the entire villa smooth looking. I also like the decorative finishing touches on the door frames. I’ve always wanted to do some sort of ancient Egyptian model every since the original Adventurers series came out. This just might be the inspiration I need. Great job! πŸ™‚