Dungeons and Dragons – Mystara
NPC – Alexius Korrigan
Lord Alexius Korrigan
Alexius Korrigan (Male Kerendan Fighter 8)
Title: Lord of the Ducal Estate
AC 962 – Born in Thyatian Empire and first cousin (through father) to Duke Stefan Karameikos (through mother) and Ludwig von Hendriks (through mother).
AC 976 – Age 14 – As the seventh child of his parents and not likely to inherit any large parcel of the Korrigan lands, responded to Stefan’s call for worthy followers.
AC 980 – Age 18 – Assigned to post of Lord of the Ducal Estate
AC 1000 – Age 38 (F6)
AC 1005 – Age 43 (Ftr7)
AC 1010 – Age 48 (Ftr8)
Korrigan is a first cousin to Duke Stefan – his father and Stefan’s mother (and the mother of Ludwig von Hendriks) were siblings. Alexius, seventh child of his parents and not likely to inherit any large parcel of the Korrigan lands, responded to Stefan’s call for worthy followers. In his years of service with the Duke, he has headed numerous roadbuilding expeditions and proved to be loyal and capable at accomplishing his goals on time and on budget. Stefan made him the administrator of the Duke’s own personal estate, a post Korrigan has held now for over 20 years.
Alexius is a large, merry man who most loves a complicated task well-accomplished. Though trained in the arts of war, he dislikes combat, preferring to handle money, keep records organized, and keep events moving on time. He is a great admirer of good food and wine – they are among his personal weaknesses. Never married, he engages in frequent affairs of the heart with women of the Karameikan court and of high station in Specularum. Because of his good nature, endearing personality, and honest affection for the Traladaran population, he is the only member of the Karameikan royal family genuinely liked by the Traladarans.
Lord Korrigan is tall, 5’3″, and built like a black bear, weighing over 260 pounds. His hair and shaggy beard are brown, his eyes brown and cheerful. He tends to dress in simple trousers and surcoats that look as though they’ve been slept in.
Karameikos (AC 1010) –
Admirals of Mystara (Counts as a Knight)
Karameikos (AC 1010) – Admiral Lucius Hyraksos (M69, Ftr14)
General of Mystara (Counts as a Knight)
Patriarchs of Mystara (Counts as a Knight)
Karameikos (AC 1010) – Aleksyev Nikelnevich (Specualrum, Church of Traladra, M55, Clr13), Oliver Jowett (Specularum, Church of Karameikos, M85, Clr20), Sherlane Halaran (Threshold, Church of Karameikos, M72, Clr16),
Kerendan Clans – Korrigan – Alexius (7th Child, M48, Ftr8),
Karameikos Military Units
- Military Commander – Admiral Lucius Hyraksos (M69, Ftr14)
- 1st Division of Karameikos (City Guard/Guard Phoris) – General Duke Stefan Karameikos
- 2nd Division of Karameikos (Elite Guard Units) – General Lord Alexius Korrigan
- Duke’s Guard
- 3rd Division of Karameikos (Royal Navy) – Admiral Lucius Hyraksos (M69, Ftr)
- 4th Division of Karameikos (Northern and Eastern Forts) –
- Castellian Guard Battalion (The Mountain Storm)
- Duke’s Road Battalion (The Goblin Crushers)
- Ruglove Guard Battalion (The Sword of Halav)
- 5th Division of Karameikos (Western Forts) –
- Radlebb Guard Battalion (Hell’s Jailers)
- Riverfork Keep Battalion (Fury in the West)
- Wartime Forces of Karameikos (6th to 13th Militia Divisions)
- 6th Militia Division – Specularum
- 7th Militia Division – Kelvin
- 8th Militia Division – Dmitrov
- 9th Militia Division – Luln
- 10th Militia Division – Fort Doom
- 11th Militia Division – Penhaligion
- 12th Militia Division – Threshold
- 13th Militia Division – Vorloi
DMing Notes: Lord Alexius is likely to hire characters to go on mapping and exploration expeditions for the Duke. He pays a good wage and expects good work; if the characters perform well, he’s likely to hire them again and again, and eventually to commend them to the Duke as adventurers who can get the job done.
BECMI Combat Notes: 6th-Level Fighter; AC 9 (court) or AC 2 (warfare, plate mail and shield); MV 90′ (30′); if AT 1 (sword); D 1-8 (+ 1 for strength); Save F6; ML 8; AL L; S 13 I 13 W 17 D 10 Co 13 Ch 16. Languages: Thyatian, Alignment (Lawful), Traladaran. General Skills: Profession of Accounting (I), Profession of Host (I), Riding (D), Persuasion (Ch), Knowledge of Karameikan Society (I), Profession of Cartography (Mapmaking) (I).
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