Dungeons & Dragons, Dyvers

What Drove the Dramatic Increase in Dyvers’ Population?

In the World of Greyhawk boxed set the City of Dyvers has a population of 53,000 when you take in not only the city itself but its surrounding territory. By the time the Living Greyhawk Gazetteer is published the city has grown in population to 128,000 - more than doubling the original number! What drove… Continue reading What Drove the Dramatic Increase in Dyvers’ Population?

Dyvers, Posters

Dyvers: Maybe You Should Start a World War?

One of my favorite things about Dyvers is how quickly they tend to move in opposition to the city of Greyhawk. It's not quite so contrarian that they would hold their breaths if Greyhawk told them oxygen were necessary, but they're pretty quick to step up and challenge Greyhawk on their bullshit. With their alliances… Continue reading Dyvers: Maybe You Should Start a World War?

Dyvers, Greyhawk

Dyvers and Greyhawk, a Tale of Two Governments

Sometimes, when you read about Dyvers it can come across a bit like Greyhawk, but worse. One of these areas where this can appear is when discussing the governments of each city state. Both are ruled by oligarchies, small minorities that control the power, but what makes up their oligarchies are vastly different. Greyhawk’s ruling… Continue reading Dyvers and Greyhawk, a Tale of Two Governments