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 ======Scenarios====== ======Scenarios======
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 Events that could be incorporated into an ongoing campaign, or could be used as a one-off. Events that could be incorporated into an ongoing campaign, or could be used as a one-off.
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 ===La B+¬te du G+¬vaudan=== ===La B+¬te du G+¬vaudan===
 Between 1764 and 1767 a wolf-like creature terrorises the province of G+¬vaudan, in the Margeride Mountains in south-central France. ​ Although being nominally part of Languedoc, G+¬vaudan kept its own States General until 1789. During the same period, G+¬vaudan is a crossroad of pilgrimage trails. Between 1764 and 1767 a wolf-like creature terrorises the province of G+¬vaudan, in the Margeride Mountains in south-central France. ​ Although being nominally part of Languedoc, G+¬vaudan kept its own States General until 1789. During the same period, G+¬vaudan is a crossroad of pilgrimage trails.
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 The first attack that provides a description of the creature takes place in May/June of 1764. A girl from Langogne was working on a farm in the For+¬t de Mercoire when she sees a large, wolf-like animal emerge from the trees and charge directly toward her, but it is driven away by the farm's bulls. The first attack that provides a description of the creature takes place in May/June of 1764. A girl from Langogne was working on a farm in the For+¬t de Mercoire when she sees a large, wolf-like animal emerge from the trees and charge directly toward her, but it is driven away by the farm's bulls.
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 During the following three years, fifteen women, sixty-eight children, and six men are killed, another 30 wounded or mauled. During the following three years, fifteen women, sixty-eight children, and six men are killed, another 30 wounded or mauled.
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 On January 12, 1765, Jacques Portefaix and six friends are attacked by the Beast; they drive it away by staying grouped together. Their fight catches the attention of King Louis XV, who awards 300 livres to the men. The King then directs professional wolf-hunters,​ Jean-Charles-Marc-Antoine Vaumesle d'​Enneval and his son Jean-Fran+ºois,​ to kill the beast. On January 12, 1765, Jacques Portefaix and six friends are attacked by the Beast; they drive it away by staying grouped together. Their fight catches the attention of King Louis XV, who awards 300 livres to the men. The King then directs professional wolf-hunters,​ Jean-Charles-Marc-Antoine Vaumesle d'​Enneval and his son Jean-Fran+ºois,​ to kill the beast.
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 See - http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Beast_of_G%C3%A9vaudan See - http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Beast_of_G%C3%A9vaudan
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