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DnD Org Followers of the Black Earth

Dungeons and Dragons – Mystara

Organisations – Followers of the Black Earth

Also known as the Golgari Swarm.

This is a post relating to the creation of various organisations associated with the elements, genasi, pantheons and nations of the setting.

  • The Black Earth or Golgari Swarm
  • 5e-wiz-ggr Guildmasters Guide to Ravnica
  • 5e-wiz-pota Princes of the Apocalypse

Who are The Followers of the Black Earth

The Followers of the Black Earth are an organisation based on the Worship of the combination of Darkness and Earth the Immortals of the Sphere of Entropy and Matter.

  • Cultists of the Black Earth
  • Cultists of the Golgari Swarm
  • Cultists of the Sacred StoneMonks of the Order of the Sacred Stone

Background – Faction Agent

The Followers of the Black Earth are dedicated to the beliefs of the Sphere of Entropy and Matter and the superiority of the combination of Darkness and Earth over other elements.

An elf lich named Jarad guides the Golgari Swarm’s masses as they lurk in the undercity in the city of Sundsvall the capital of the Alphatian Empire, where they process the city’s waste and see to the new life that emerges from death and decay.

Followers of the Black Earth in Mystara

They are spread wherever there are groups of darkness and earth aspected races coexist.

Associated Timeline Adventures
Associated Classes
  • Druidic Circles
    • Circle of Spores (ggr)
    • Circle of the Land (forest, swamp, shadowlands) (ph)
  • Fighter Archetypes
    • Champion (ph)
  • Ranger Archetypes
    • Beast Master (insect or reptile) (ph)
    • Gloom Stalker (xge)
  • Rogue Archetypes
    • Assassin (ph)
    • Thief (ph)
  • Warlock Pacts
    • The Great Old One (ph)
  • Wizard Arcane Traditions
    • School of Necromancy (ph)
Associated Organisations

These organizations are requirements for entry into this organisation. You must belong to one of these before you can join this organisation.

Followers of the Dark

The Dark

Followers of the Growth

The Growth

A character who belongs to this organisation can choose to advance their knowledge of elements and their connections by joining one of the following organisations.

Followers of the Grasping Sand

The Grasping Sand or Indatha
The Grasping Sand

Followers of the Searing Magma

The Searing Magma or Jund
The Searing Magma

Followers of the Sticking Mud

The Sticking Mud or Sultai
The Sticking Mud

Followers of the Black Earth in Ravnica

Golgari Swarm. An elf lich named Jarad guides the Golgari Swarm’s masses as they lurk in the undercity, where they process the city’s waste and see to the new life that emerges from death and decay.

Content Updates

  • 2021-08-25 – Added in Relic hunter – tomb of the moving stones.
  • 2021-08-24 – Adding in a section linking in adventures where this organisation is featured.
  • 2020-09-23 – Adding in links to Guilds from Ravnica for Alphatian Empire.
D&D Mystara Organisations

Followers of an Element: Dark, Flame, Growth, Wave, Wind

Followers Duel Element: Black Earth, Crushing Wave, Eternal Flame, Fog, Howling Hatred, Magma, Mud, Radiant, Sand, Storm

Followers Tri Element: Ash, Confronting Radiant, Dust Storm, Grasping Sand, Lava, Searing Magma, Silent Fog, Steam, Sticking Mud, Thunderous Storm

Followers Quad Element: Celestials, Choking Ash, Eclipsing Dust, Exfoliating Steam, Illuminating Lava

Followers All Elements: Spheres

Conversions: Cult of the Dragon, Emerald Enclave, Harpers, Lords Alliance, Order of the Gauntlet, Zhentarim

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