The languages of all Gloranthan mortals developed from a single source, which the God Learners called “Mortal Speech”. Mortal Speech There is an ur-language that is the source of all mortal languages in Glorantha.
There aren’t many myths about Humakt’s deeds because it’s not in his nature to brag about them. He is a cold and impersonal bringer of Death. He was a merciless killer even before he brought Death into the world.
Cereal or Legume?Another gem from the Google+ Gloranthan community. Umathela is an Orlanthi land, and all Orlanthi lands have their Grain Goddess. So I asked the following on the Google+ Gloranthan community: Who is the Grain Goddess of Umathela?
glorantha: Four hundred years ago, seven people came together and conducted a magic ritual to fight the oppressive Carmanian Empire. They resurrected the goddess Sedenya, who was slain in the Gods War.
5 - Argrath Faces Evil: The final stage of Argrath’s Initiation. Few Orlanthi boys ever dare go beyond the Second Son and meet the Devil Face, but Argrath will grow to be one of the great heroes of his age, so this makes sense.
I’ve got printed copies of Hearts in Glorantha 1-5 left over from the last time I was at Continuum, which I’m selling at a discount to clear some space. £5/6 euro/$8 per issue, free postage in the UK and EU, add £6/$10 for postage worldwide.
Worth noting the Glorantha Forum over at the Tavern, which I’ve added to the links section in the sidebar. In comparison to the official forums/G+ community its a lot more laid back and focused on the detail of the setting.
Now that Ducks are unlocked for the 13th Age in Glorantha Kickstarter, our next stretch goals are Monster silhouettes and the Red Moon Rising. I’ll let Rob talk about the silhouettes later today (they are cool!
The 13th Age in Glorantha includes two books. The first is 13th Age in Glorantha itself, which is by Rob Heinsoo, Jonathan Tweet, Ash Law, and Jeff Richard. This is the hardbound full-color 196+ page roleplaying supplement that brings the award-winning 13th Age rules to Greg Stafford’s mythic world of Glorantha.
glorantha: Hello, and welcome to the world of Glorantha! Picture by Jennifer Lange. This is a blog that will be used for posting Glorantha-related lore! If you’re into the setting (or you’re not, but are interested), follow it!