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#203

Did this on docs yesterday cause internet was slow but I can continue on here

The Halloween feast is delicious, and as you return to your dormitory, you hear the news that the Fat Lady was attacked by Sirius Black. Your Head of House escorts you to the Great Hall, where it appears that the entire school is having a sleepover. Keep in mind that you are not allowed to skip this round even if you have enough Galleons to do so.

Gryffindors: Write 350 words as you have to repeat yourself, explaining what happened.

Hufflepuffs: You get hungry in the middle of the night. Write for twenty minutes as you sneak off to the kitchen and grab some food.

Ravenclaws: No one is going to stop you from studying for your Transfiguration exam tomorrow, not even Sirius Black. Write for thirty minutes as you try to study over the noise of the students around you.

Slytherins: You decide that you want to find Sirius Black yourself. You sneak out of the Great Hall and try to find him, but Snape catches you. Write 500 words as he lectures you on your way back to bed.

I’m slytherin so here it goesss

Exactly 500 in 10 minutes

At the Gryffindor vs Hufflepuff Quidditch match, you can’t see the Dementors on the field but you can feel their presence. Write for fifteen minutes as the game ends abruptly and you hurry off of the field trying to get away from the Azkaban guards.

502

On another trip to Hogsmeade, Harry sneaks out of the castle to join you, Ron, and Hermione. You go to get a drink at the Three Broomsticks when you overhear McGonagall, Flitwick, Hagrid, and Cornelius Fudge talking about Sirius Black’s relationship with the Potters. Write 200 words as you sit in your seat, terrified that they’ll find you eavesdropping on them. If you are in Slytherin, you are an excellent eavesdropper and may skip this round for free.

Yayyy i can skip!

Christmas morning arrives, and you spend the day with Harry, Ron, and Hermione playing Exploding Snaps. Your present from your parents arrives, and it’s very intricately wrapped. Write for fifteen minutes as you try to get it open. Your gift depends on how much you write.

5: 213

10: 422

Muggleborns

Less than 200 words: 1 Galleon

200-300 words: 2 Galleons

More than 300 words: 3 Galleons

Halfbloods

Less than 250 words: 1 Galleon

250-350 words: 2 Galleons

More than 350 words: 3 Galleons

Purebloods

Less than 350 words: 1 Galleon

350-450 words: 2 Galleons

More than 450 words: 3 Galleons

I’m a pure blood and I get 3 galleons, wooo!

Sirius Black breaks into Hogwarts again, this time attempting to attack Ron in his bed after finding a list of passwords to Gryffindor Tower. Roll a die, multiply your roll by 100, and write that many words as you spend another sleepless night in your common room.

Rolled 2

217

The Quidditch final arrives: Gryffindor vs Slytherin. Roll a die; if your roll is even, you’re cheering for Gryffindor, and if your roll is odd, you’re cheering for Slytherin. Word war for twenty minutes with someone cheering for the opposite team - the winner gets to take one of the other’s Galleons!

837

Your Easter holidays are spent doing homework and nothing else. Write 400 words as you spend several all-nighters studying for your exams.

Exactly 400

On the last day of exams, you and your friends decide to go visit Hagrid to give him some support before Buckbeak is executed. Participate in a Fifty-Headed Hydra as you’re forced out of Hagrid’s hut and watch the execution. If you are in Gryffindor, the idea of death doesn’t scare you and you may skip this round for free.

189 haha i’m so bad

You and your friends spot Scabbers on your way back to the castle, and Ron is dragged under the Whomping Willow by a large black dog! Write 300 words as you, Harry, and Hermione struggle to get underneath the tree.

You follow the passage underneath the Whomping Willow and end up inside the Shrieking Shack. There, you’re met by Sirius Black and Professor Lupin. Write for ten minutes as they explain that Sirius was innocent, and that Peter Pettigrew was the one who betrayed Harry’s parents and killed all those people.

Peter Pettigrew turns out to be an animagus, and Ron’s pet rat. Write 350 words as Lupin forces Pettigrew to turn back into his human self.

On your way back to the castle, Lupin begins to transform into a werewolf! Write 400 words in fifteen minutes as you flee to the castle.

If you succeed: You make it to the castle and start to tell Cornelius Fudge and Snape what happened, but they insist that you’ve been Confounded and need to visit the hospital wing.

If you fail: You get caught up by Lupin and have to flee him as well as the Dementors who show up for Sirius. Write an additional 200 words.

You, Harry, and Hermione are the only ones conscious enough to stand up for Sirius to Dumbledore, and while he believes you, he instructs Hermione to use her Time-Turner to save Sirius. Turn back time and complete three of the previous five challenges again! (Beginning at the Fifty-Headed Hydra and ending at 400 words in fifteen minutes.) Keep in mind that you may not skip this round even if you have enough Galleons to do so.

You and your friends manage to save both Sirius and Buckbeak by using the Time-Turner. There is no celebration of your bravery this year at the end of year feast, but you still enjoy yourself nonetheless. Write for ten minutes as you say your last goodbyes to your friends- until next year!


#204

i am up to here, gonna do more tomorrow


#205

And the internet is back to being crap!

You and your friends spot Scabbers on your way back to the castle, and Ron is dragged under the Whomping Willow by a large black dog! Write 300 words as you, Harry, and Hermione struggle to get underneath the tree.

7: 304

You follow the passage underneath the Whomping Willow and end up inside the Shrieking Shack. There, you’re met by Sirius Black and Professor Lupin. Write for ten minutes as they explain that Sirius was innocent, and that Peter Pettigrew was the one who betrayed Harry’s parents and killed all those people.

400 words exactly

Peter Pettigrew turns out to be an animagus, and Ron’s pet rat. Write 350 words as Lupin forces Pettigrew to turn back into his human self.

371

On your way back to the castle, Lupin begins to transform into a werewolf! Write 400 words in fifteen minutes as you flee to the castle.

486 in 10 minutes

If you succeed: You make it to the castle and start to tell Cornelius Fudge and Snape what happened, but they insist that you’ve been Confounded and need to visit the hospital wing.

If you fail: You get caught up by Lupin and have to flee him as well as the Dementors who show up for Sirius. Write an additional 200 words.

woo success

You, Harry, and Hermione are the only ones conscious enough to stand up for Sirius to Dumbledore, and while he believes you, he instructs Hermione to use her Time-Turner to save Sirius. Turn back time and complete three of the previous five challenges again! (Beginning at the Fifty-Headed Hydra and ending at 400 words in fifteen minutes.) Keep in mind that you may not skip this round even if you have enough Galleons to do so.

five headed hydra: 197 + distractions

write for 10: 364

400 in 15: 474

You and your friends manage to save both Sirius and Buckbeak by using the Time-Turner. There is no celebration of your bravery this year at the end of year feast, but you still enjoy yourself nonetheless. Write for ten minutes as you say your last goodbyes to your friends- until next year!

435 and done yayayyayayaay starting next one tmw


#206

Year 3 here we goooooo

Can I get a quarter done today? Let’s see…

Summer vacation has been great, but it’s time to go to Diagon Alley to pick up your school books! Write for ten minutes as you travel to the shops and pick up all of your supplies.

307

You run into Harry, Ron, and Hermione, who ask you to tag along with them to the Magical Menagerie so Hermione can buy herself a pet. Much to Ron’s dismay, she picks out a large orange cat named Crookshanks. Write 300 words when the cat jumps on your head as it pursues Scabbers.

305 in ten

You spend your last night of summer vacation in the Leaky Cauldron with the Weasleys. Word war for fifteen minutes with a friend as you and Ron play wizard chess. The winner receives 2 Galleons from the other!

524

On the Hogwarts Express, you share a compartment with Harry, Ron, Hermione, and a sleeping man Hermione identifies as Professor Lupin. Harry tells you all about Sirius Black and that he escaped Azkaban just so he could kill Harry. Write 150 words as your face pales and you worry about what might happen in the upcoming year.

192 in 5 minutes

The train stops and the lights go out as you feel a chill and a feeling of sadness come over you. A hooded figure enters the compartment as Professor Lupin wakes up and forces it away with a charm. He gives each of you a chocolate frog to help you feel better after the ordeal is over, but you can’t eat yours until you participate in a Fifty-Headed Hydra . If you are in Ravenclaw, you recognize the hooded figure as a Dementor and may skip this round for free.

183

Your first class of the term is Divination, where Professor Trelawny begins class by having you read tea leaves. Roll a die, multiply your roll by 150, and write that many words as you stare at the bottom of your friend’s cup, trying to understand what it means.

Rolled a 6 :woman_facepalming:

10: 352

15: 396

10:201

Total:949

Another new class you have this year is Care of Magical Teachers with Hagrid. He shows you a beautiful creature called a hippogriff, and as you get closer to it, he decides that he likes you enough to let you ride him. He lifts you up onto its back and the hippogriff takes off, flying all over the school grounds. Write to the nearest thousand as you hang on for dear life and enjoy the magnificent scenery. If you are in Hufflepuff, the hippogriff takes a liking to you and you may skip this round for free.

544

Professor Lupin proves to be the best Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher you’ve ever had. He takes you to the staff room, where a boggart in the wardrobe will turn into whatever you fear the most. Write 300 words in ten minutes as you face your fears and cast Riddikulus to turn it into something funny instead.

380

If you succeed: Professor Lupin is very impressed with you, and you win a bet with Ron that you wouldn’t be able to do it. He gives you a Galleon.

If you fail: Professor Lupin insists that you try again. Write for another five minutes as you perfect the spell, this time perfectly executing it on the Boggart.

I get galleon

Halloween arrives, and you’re able to go to Hogsmeade with Ron and Hermione. Write 3% of your current word count as you load up on tricks from Zonko’s and treats from Honeydukes.

That’s 679 words let’s give it a go

I got 691 in 15

The Halloween feast is delicious, and as you return to your dormitory, you hear the news that the Fat Lady was attacked by Sirius Black. Your Head of House escorts you to the Great Hall, where it appears that the entire school is having a sleepover. Keep in mind that you are not allowed to skip this round even if you have enough Galleons to do so.

Gryffindors: Write 350 words as you have to repeat yourself, explaining what happened.

Hufflepuffs: You get hungry in the middle of the night. Write for twenty minutes as you sneak off to the kitchen and grab some food.

Ravenclaws: No one is going to stop you from studying for your Transfiguration exam tomorrow, not even Sirius Black. Write for thirty minutes as you try to study over the noise of the students around you.

Slytherins: You decide that you want to find Sirius Black yourself. You sneak out of the Great Hall and try to find him, but Snape catches you. Write 500 words as he lectures you on your way back to bed.

Slytherin

523 words in 15 min

At the Gryffindor vs Hufflepuff Quidditch match, you can’t see the Dementors on the field but you can feel their presence. Write for fifteen minutes as the game ends abruptly and you hurry off of the field trying to get away from the Azkaban guards.

522

On another trip to Hogsmeade, Harry sneaks out of the castle to join you, Ron, and Hermione. You go to get a drink at the Three Broomsticks when you overhear McGonagall, Flitwick, Hagrid, and Cornelius Fudge talking about Sirius Black’s relationship with the Potters. Write 200 words as you sit in your seat, terrified that they’ll find you eavesdropping on them. If you are in Slytherin, you are an excellent eavesdropper and may skip this round for free.

354

Christmas morning arrives, and you spend the day with Harry, Ron, and Hermione playing Exploding Snaps. Your present from your parents arrives, and it’s very intricately wrapped. Write for fifteen minutes as you try to get it open. Your gift depends on how much you write.

Muggleborns

Less than 200 words: 1 Galleon

200-300 words: 2 Galleons

More than 300 words: 3 Galleons

Halfbloods

Less than 250 words: 1 Galleon

250-350 words: 2 Galleons

More than 350 words: 3 Galleons

Purebloods

Less than 350 words: 1 Galleon

350-450 words: 2 Galleons

More than 450 words: 3 Galleons

498 and get 3 Galleons wooo

Sirius Black breaks into Hogwarts again, this time attempting to attack Ron in his bed after finding a list of passwords to Gryffindor Tower. Roll a die, multiply your roll by 100, and write that many words as you spend another sleepless night in your common room.

Rolled a 6

757 in 20

The Quidditch final arrives: Gryffindor vs Slytherin. Roll a die; if your roll is even, you’re cheering for Gryffindor, and if your roll is odd, you’re cheering for Slytherin. Word war for twenty minutes with someone cheering for the opposite team - the winner gets to take one of the other’s Galleons!

Your Easter holidays are spent doing homework and nothing else. Write 400 words as you spend several all-nighters studying for your exams.

On the last day of exams, you and your friends decide to go visit Hagrid to give him some support before Buckbeak is executed. Participate in a Fifty-Headed Hydra as you’re forced out of Hagrid’s hut and watch the execution. If you are in Gryffindor, the idea of death doesn’t scare you and you may skip this round for free.

You and your friends spot Scabbers on your way back to the castle, and Ron is dragged under the Whomping Willow by a large black dog! Write 300 words as you, Harry, and Hermione struggle to get underneath the tree.

You follow the passage underneath the Whomping Willow and end up inside the Shrieking Shack. There, you’re met by Sirius Black and Professor Lupin. Write for ten minutes as they explain that Sirius was innocent, and that Peter Pettigrew was the one who betrayed Harry’s parents and killed all those people.

Peter Pettigrew turns out to be an animagus, and Ron’s pet rat. Write 350 words as Lupin forces Pettigrew to turn back into his human self.

On your way back to the castle, Lupin begins to transform into a werewolf! Write 400 words in fifteen minutes as you flee to the castle.

If you succeed: You make it to the castle and start to tell Cornelius Fudge and Snape what happened, but they insist that you’ve been Confounded and need to visit the hospital wing.

If you fail: You get caught up by Lupin and have to flee him as well as the Dementors who show up for Sirius. Write an additional 200 words.

You, Harry, and Hermione are the only ones conscious enough to stand up for Sirius to Dumbledore, and while he believes you, he instructs Hermione to use her Time-Turner to save Sirius. Turn back time and complete three of the previous five challenges again! (Beginning at the Fifty-Headed Hydra and ending at 400 words in fifteen minutes.) Keep in mind that you may not skip this round even if you have enough Galleons to do so.

You and your friends manage to save both Sirius and Buckbeak by using the Time-Turner. There is no celebration of your bravery this year at the end of year feast, but you still enjoy yourself nonetheless. Write for ten minutes as you say your last goodbyes to your friends- until next year!


#207

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#208

@RobotAmbassador roll 1d6


#209

:game_die: 6


#210

245

414

338


#211

You receive your Hogwarts letter by owl and are completely ecstatic to head out for your first year at Hogwarts. Sprint to 100 words to let out your excitement and energy.

180 words in 4 minutes and 39 seconds.

You arrive in Diagon Alley and your first stop is Gringotts, wizard bank. Write for ten minutes. The amount of words you write will determine how many Galleons are in your vault.

Purebloods

Less than 250 words: 1 Galleon

250-350 words: 2 Galleons

More than 350 words: 3 Galleons

I’m a pureblood so I need to get more than 350 words.

358 words, so I have 3 Galleons

You step into Ollivander’s wand shop. Roll a die and multiply your roll by 100. Sprint to that many words.

I rolled a 2 so I need to write 200 words.

207 words in 5 minutes and 43 seconds. (Damn I am slower than I used to be)

Finally, you’re done shopping! But before you leave, you decide that you want to purchase a pet. Write for 15 minutes as you search for the perfect animal for you. Pick one: owl, cat, or toad.

359 words, and I pick a cat :slight_smile:

After months of waiting, you’ve arrived on platform 9 ¾ and boarded the Hogwarts Express! Write to the nearest thousand as you settle into your seat and get ready for a long ride. If you need to write more than 500 words for this challenge and choose not to skip this round, take one Galleon.

913 words in 50 minutes. Damn, I really am slower than before. I am also going to take a Galleon, so I now have 4

Anything off the trolley, dear? Buy some sweets to help get you through the ride! Depending on your candy, find your challenge below!

Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans: Participate in a Fifty Headed Hydra as you frantically try to get the taste of vomit out of your mouth.

Chocolate Frog: Write for five minutes as you chase down the frog.

Liquorice Wand: Sprint to 150 words.

Pumpkin Pasties: Roll a die and multiply by 50. Write that many words.

I’m gonna do chocolate frog, because that’s the only one I’ve eaten in real life.

94 words.

You arrive at the castle and wait in the hall with the rest of the first years. You notice a boy with messy black hair and glasses talking with a redheaded boy, a girl with bushy hair whispering to the people around her, and a boy with pale… well, everything. Write for ten minutes as you attempt to socialise with the people around you.

244 words.

Professor McGonagall escorts you and your peers into the Great Hall for the Sorting. After the Sorting Hat sings its song and several students walk up timidly, your name is called, and you sit yourself down on the stool, timid and worried about what is about to happen. McGonagall places the hat on your head, and you are sorted into your House. Pick from the four Houses- Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, and Slytherin.

Slytherin: You’re an ambitious one, aren’t you? Write 750 words in 30 minutes!

I’m a Slytherin so I’ll do the 750 words.

631 in 30 mins. Oops.

I got 2,986 words with this part of the crawl. I’ll probably do the next part tomorrow


#212

@RobotAmbassador roll 1d6


#213

:game_die: 6


#214

Planning on starting my first crawl next Saturday, any suggestions?


#215

do you like word-based or time-based?


#216

I suggest the Harry potter Crawl because the first time I did it i got 80k words


#217

@Aeralys

And you can find some here: https://www.wikiwrimo.org/wiki/Word_crawl

The first hp one if you wanna try that out is: https://www.wikiwrimo.org/wiki/Word_crawl/Extreme_HP_1

But if yiy don’t fancy that one, there are plenty of others on the page. Have funnnn


#218

Thank you!!


#219

Nppp


#220

I have a long one if you like time based ones


#221

Ooo I can check it out!


#222

battle spirits crawl