Cairn in Scandinavian Flavor

Sam W

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Here are a couple ideas for reflavoring Cairn for a slightly more Scandinavian/Viking flavor. Yes, I know Runecairn exists, but I am looking for a slightly different setting than that.

Desired Setting Elements

Runecairn is set in post-apocalyptic Scandinavian setting. I would want my Scandinavian setting to be more historical, perhaps set at the beginning of the Christianization of Scandinavia (for political conflicts). I would throw in many folkloric creatures and a whole host of ruins from ages past. Include pagan beliefs and believers.

Cairn Changes

Flavoring Prewritten Adventures


Here are my thoughts on running this kind of magic:

Here’s a possible procedure:

I think this would be fun to do with the diviner in private. Really enhances the mysticality of the divining experience.