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A Knight's Quest is a long running forum game that follows the life of a Bretonnian Knight Errant, Gambert Rambert, from Games Workshop's Warhammer Fantasy universe. The story begins several years after the Storm of Chaos and follows Gambert as he embarks on a life of Chivalry and adventure. Here is a link to the current thread and the story archive on Spacebattles. http://forums.spacebattles.com/threads/a-knights-quest-a-warhammer-fantasy-game-23.300017/

http://forums.spacebattles.com/threads/a-knights-quest-a-warhammer-fantasy-game-story-archive.308049/

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Knight's Quest Quest'' is a long running forum game that long-running quest hosted on Website/SpaceBattlesDotCom.

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follows the life of a Bretonnian Knight Errant, Gambert Rambert, from Games Workshop's Warhammer Fantasy Creator/GamesWorkshop's ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer}} Fantasy'' universe. The story begins several years after the Storm of Chaos and follows Gambert as he embarks on a life of Chivalry and adventure. Here is a link to the current thread and the story archive on Spacebattles. http://forums.

The quest can be found [[http://forums.
spacebattles.com/threads/a-knights-quest-a-warhammer-fantasy-game-23.300017/

http://forums.
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308049/ here]]. It concluded in this roleplay include:March 2015 and was followed by a sequel, ''[[https://forums.spacebattles.com/threads/knights-quest-2-the-rechivalring-main-game-thread.333565/ Knight's Quest 2: The ReChivalring]]'', which follows the adventures of Gambert's son, Sir Gerault Rambert. It ran for three years and concluded in March 2018.
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!!''A Knight's Quest'' contains examples of:



* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Most knights only maintain their position by being able to defend their lands and people from threats and proving yourself in battle is the most common way for Knight Errants to advance to becoming Knights of the Realm. Usually, the higher the rank the knight is the more skilled and deadly in battle he is.
* BadassNickname: Gambert has acquired several nicknames over the quest. The fey and wood elves know him as Feyheart, and Wolfheart due to his connection to the Fey and how a wolf pack will follow him as their alpha. The High Elves named him Bladeheart for the [[spoiler:scar he gained when their princess purged him of the chaos corruption that he took into himself from her while rescuing her.]]

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* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Most knights only maintain their position by being able to defend their lands and people from threats threats, and proving yourself in battle is the most common way for Knight Errants to advance to becoming Knights of the Realm. Usually, the higher the rank the knight is the more skilled and deadly in battle he is.
* BadassNickname: Gambert has acquired several nicknames over the quest. The fey and wood elves know him as Feyheart, Feyheart and Wolfheart Wolfheart, due to his connection to the Fey and how a wolf pack will follow him as their alpha. The High Elves named him Bladeheart for the [[spoiler:scar he gained when their princess purged him of the chaos corruption that he took into himself from her while rescuing her.]]



* DivineParentage: [[spoiler: Ulgyr is a son of Ulric, the God of Winter and Battle.]]

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* DivineParentage: [[spoiler: Ulgyr [[spoiler:Ulgyr]] is a son of Ulric, the God of Winter and Battle.]]



* OurGodsAreDifferent: The Old World Human Pantheon, the Elven Gods, and the Chaos Gods

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* %%* OurGodsAreDifferent: The Old World Human Pantheon, the Elven Gods, and the Chaos Gods Gods.



* ScarsAreForever: Played straight and averted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight, he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.

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* ScarsAreForever: Played straight and averted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight, he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.



* SuperStrength: Gambert is as strong as a troll because of the blessings of the Lady of the Lake. As a result any weapon or shield that isn't enchanted or made by dwarfs breaks when he uses them.
* TalkingInYourDreams: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he perform a task for her.]]

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* SuperStrength: Gambert is as strong as a troll because of the blessings of the Lady of the Lake. As a result result, any weapon or shield that isn't enchanted or made by dwarfs breaks when he uses them.
* TalkingInYourDreams: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he perform a task for her.]]



* TragicHero: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]

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* TragicHero: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] Knight, to [[spoiler:his his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] grief. He also [[spoiler:lost lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]


* {{Badass}}: Gambert is extremely badass. He has been considered a paladin since he was made a knight of the realm when he defeated a possessed suit of armour.


* OurGodsAreGreater: The Old World Human Pantheon, the Elven Gods, and the Chaos Gods

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* OurGodsAreGreater: OurGodsAreDifferent: The Old World Human Pantheon, the Elven Gods, and the Chaos Gods


* NeutralEvil: The Wood Elves of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their deaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.


* Your Mileage May Vary: The Wood Elves of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their deaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.

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* Your Mileage May Vary: NeutralEvil: The Wood Elves of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their deaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.

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* Your Mileage May Vary: The Wood Elves of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their deaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.


* {{Animal Motifs}}: Gambert is linked with wolves and is known as the Wolf Knight due to the fact that a pack of winter wolves follow him as their alpha. He can even howl like a wolf. A true mournful howl came from his lips when [[spoiler:it looked like the skaven were going to win in an attack on his fief.]]
* {{Authority Equals Asskicking}}: Most knights only maintain their position by being able to defend their lands and people from threats and proving yourself in battle is the most common way for Knight Errants to advance to becoming Knights of the Realm. Usually, the higher the rank the knight is the more skilled and deadly in battle he is.

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* {{Animal Motifs}}: AnimalMotifs: Gambert is linked with wolves and is known as the Wolf Knight due to the fact that a pack of winter wolves follow him as their alpha. He can even howl like a wolf. A true mournful howl came from his lips when [[spoiler:it looked like the skaven were going to win in an attack on his fief.]]
* {{Authority Equals Asskicking}}: AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Most knights only maintain their position by being able to defend their lands and people from threats and proving yourself in battle is the most common way for Knight Errants to advance to becoming Knights of the Realm. Usually, the higher the rank the knight is the more skilled and deadly in battle he is.



** {{Badass Nickname}}: Gambert has acquired several nicknames over the quest. The fey and wood elves know him as Feyheart, and Wolfheart due to his connection to the Fey and how a wolf pack will follow him as their alpha. The High Elves named him Bladeheart for the [[spoiler:scar he gained when their princess purged him of the chaos corruption that he took into himself from her while rescuing her.]]
* {{Big Damn Hero}}: Gambert has done this several times. Once [[spoiler:when he saved an Enchantress from a beastlord by challenging it]] and another when [[spoiler: he saved the crown Prince of Bretonnia from being captured by Dark Elves]]
* {{Blue Blood}}: The ruling class of Bretonnia are the nobility, who rule over the much larger population of impoverished commoners and peasants.
** {{Code of Honour}}: Gambert follows the Laws of Chivalry that govern the nobility of Bretonnia.
* {{Cool Sword}}: Gambert's sword, Winterhowl

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** {{Badass Nickname}}: * BadassNickname: Gambert has acquired several nicknames over the quest. The fey and wood elves know him as Feyheart, and Wolfheart due to his connection to the Fey and how a wolf pack will follow him as their alpha. The High Elves named him Bladeheart for the [[spoiler:scar he gained when their princess purged him of the chaos corruption that he took into himself from her while rescuing her.]]
* {{Big Damn Hero}}: BigDamnHero: Gambert has done this several times. Once [[spoiler:when he saved an Enchantress from a beastlord by challenging it]] and another when [[spoiler: he saved the crown Prince of Bretonnia from being captured by Dark Elves]]
Elves]].
* {{Blue Blood}}: BlueBlood: The ruling class of Bretonnia are the nobility, who rule over the much larger population of impoverished commoners and peasants.
** {{Code of Honour}}: * CodeOfHonour: Gambert follows the Laws of Chivalry that govern the nobility of Bretonnia.
* {{Cool Sword}}: CoolSword: Gambert's sword, Winterhowl Winterhowl.



* {{Divine Parentage}}: [[spoiler: Ulgyr is a son of Ulric, the God of Winter and Battle]]
* {{God is Good}}: The Lady of the Lake has responded to Gambert's prayers and offered him protection times beyond counting, gifting him magical powers, enchanting his weapon of choice and protecting him from harm. Other example includes Sigmar, who blesses every citizen of the Empire and continues to fight the Ruinous Powers.
* {{Heroic Lineage}}: Gambert is descended from a family well known for the great number of Grail Knights it has produced.
* {{Knight In Shining Armor}}: Gambert is one of the most compassionate knights when it comes to how he treats his peasants and how he treats people in general. It lead to him [[spoiler:saving the High Elf Ever-Princess after a Keeper Secrets tossed him into the realm of chaos.]]
* {{Our Ghosts Are Different}}: Ulgyr's only reason for staying in the world is to kill Orion, [[spoiler: and quickly begins to fade before Gambert puts his soul in his sword]]
* {{Our Gods Are Greater}}: The Old World Human Pantheon, the Elven Gods, and the Chaos Gods
* {{Hunting the Most Dangerous Game}}: Orion's hobby as the avatar of the Elven God of Hunting. [[spoiler: This leads him to kills Ulgyr and cause his death much later on]]
* {{Physical God}}: Orion and Ariel as the avatars of the Elven Gods, Kurnous and Isha. The Everqueen of the High Elves may also count, being descendant from Isha
* {{Scars Are Forever}}: Played straight and averted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight, he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.
* {{Soul Jar}}: Gamberts sword serves as one [[spoiler: for both Karzaron and Ulgyr and may possibly serve as one for any future entities Gambert chooses to bind.]]
* {{Super Strength}}: Gambert is as strong as a troll because of the blessings of the Lady of the Lake. As a result any weapon or shield that isn't enchanted or made by dwarfs breaks when he uses them.
* {{Talking in Your Dreams}}: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he perform a task for her.]]
* {{The Paladin}}: Gambert is one of the foremost champions of the Lady of the Lake.
* {{The Tourney}}: Bretonnian knights regularly throw tourneys so their skills stay sharp, in periods of war they are more uncommon but during peace time they are frequently held.
* {{Tragic Hero}}: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]
* {{Your Mileage May Vary}}: The Wood Elves of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their deaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.

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* {{Divine Parentage}}: DivineParentage: [[spoiler: Ulgyr is a son of Ulric, the God of Winter and Battle]]
Battle.]]
* {{God is Good}}: GodIsGood: The Lady of the Lake has responded to Gambert's prayers and offered him protection times beyond counting, gifting him magical powers, enchanting his weapon of choice and protecting him from harm. Other example includes Sigmar, who blesses every citizen of the Empire and continues to fight the Ruinous Powers.
Powers.
* {{Heroic Lineage}}: HeroicLineage: Gambert is descended from a family well known for the great number of Grail Knights it has produced.
* {{Knight In Shining Armor}}: HuntingTheMostDangerousGame: Orion's hobby as the avatar of the Elven God of Hunting. [[spoiler: This leads him to kills Ulgyr and cause his death much later on.]]
* KnightInShiningArmor:
Gambert is one of the most compassionate knights when it comes to how he treats his peasants and how he treats people in general. It lead to him [[spoiler:saving the High Elf Ever-Princess after a Keeper Secrets tossed him into the realm of chaos.]]
* {{Our Ghosts Are Different}}: OurGhostsAreDifferent: Ulgyr's only reason for staying in the world is to kill Orion, [[spoiler: and quickly begins to fade before Gambert puts his soul in his sword]]
sword.]]
* {{Our Gods Are Greater}}: OurGodsAreGreater: The Old World Human Pantheon, the Elven Gods, and the Chaos Gods
* {{Hunting the Most Dangerous Game}}: Orion's hobby as the avatar ThePaladin: Gambert is one of the Elven God foremost champions of Hunting. [[spoiler: This leads him to kills Ulgyr and cause his death much later on]]
the Lady of the Lake.
* {{Physical God}}: PhysicalGod: Orion and Ariel as the avatars of the Elven Gods, Kurnous and Isha. The Everqueen of the High Elves may also count, being descendant from Isha
Isha.
* {{Scars Are Forever}}: ScarsAreForever: Played straight and averted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight, he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.
* {{Soul Jar}}: SoulJar: Gamberts sword serves as one [[spoiler: for both Karzaron and Ulgyr and may possibly serve as one for any future entities Gambert chooses to bind.]]
* {{Super Strength}}: SuperStrength: Gambert is as strong as a troll because of the blessings of the Lady of the Lake. As a result any weapon or shield that isn't enchanted or made by dwarfs breaks when he uses them.
* {{Talking in Your Dreams}}: TalkingInYourDreams: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he perform a task for her.]]
* {{The Paladin}}: Gambert is one of the foremost champions of the Lady of the Lake.
* {{The Tourney}}:
TheTourney: Bretonnian knights regularly throw tourneys so their skills stay sharp, in periods of war they are more uncommon but during peace time they are frequently held.
* {{Tragic Hero}}: TragicHero: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]
* {{Your Mileage May Vary}}: The Wood Elves of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their deaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.----


* {{Neutral Evil}}: Most of the Wood Elves falls into this alignment with exceptions from some elves not so connected with the machinations of their society



* {{Your Mileage May Vary}}:* {{Neutral Evil}}: Most of the Wood Elves falls into this alignment with exceptions from some elves not so connected with the machinations of their society

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* {{Your Mileage May Vary}}:* {{Neutral Evil}}: Most of the Vary}}: The Wood Elves falls into this alignment with exceptions of Athel Loren range from selfish and introverted to helpful and outgoing. The actions of some elves not so connected with differ tremendously from those of another. [[spoiler:Orion and Ariel, the machinations demigod rulers of Athel Loren attempted to send Gambert and his countrymen to their societydeaths in a doomed mission to find and kill Coeddil the Betrayer.]] While Naralea, Gambert's Wood Elven former lover, has helped him on numerous occasions.


* {{Tragic Hero}}: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]

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* {{Tragic Hero}}: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]]]
*{{Your Mileage May Vary}}:* {{Neutral Evil}}: Most of the Wood Elves falls into this alignment with exceptions from some elves not so connected with the machinations of their society


* {{Scars Are Forever}}: Played straight and adverted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.

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* {{Scars Are Forever}}: Played straight and adverted. averted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight knight, he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.

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* {{Scars Are Forever}}: Played straight and adverted. When the Lady honed Gambert into a stronger warrior to make him a better knight he lost most of them on top of picking up a blessing that will let him even regenerate limbs that prevents him from scarring unless it is caused by a powerful magic weapon. However he kept the scars on his chest and the ones caused by the sword Nemesis.


* {{Talking in Your Dreams}}: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he preform a task for her.]]

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* {{Talking in Your Dreams}}: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he preform perform a task for her.]]


* {{Talking in Your Dreams}}: [[spoiler: The Lady has contacted Gambert several times in his sleep to give him warning that dark times are coming or to request that he preform a task for her.]]



* {{Tragic Hero}}: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the plague while in Stirland.]]

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* {{Tragic Hero}}: Gambert has had a lot of bad things happen to him. From his [[spoiler:uncle dying after a skaven attack when he insisted on fighting the Green Knight,]] to [[spoiler:his father dying while he was trapped in the warp from grief.]] He also [[spoiler:lost a good and loyal friend, Ryndolf Varholme, very suddenly to the plague Blood Pox while in Stirland.]]


*{{Authority Equals Asskicking}}: Most knights only maintain their position by being able to defend their lands and people from threats and proving yourself in battle is the most common way for Knight Errants to advance to becoming Knights of the Realm. Usually, the higher the rank the knight is the more skilled and deadly in battle he is.



* {{Blue Blood}}: The ruling class of Bretonnia are the nobility, who rule over the much larger population of impoverished commoners and peasants.



* {{The Paladin}}: Gambert is one of the foremost champions of the Lady of the Lake.

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* {{The Paladin}}: Gambert is one of the foremost champions of the Lady of the Lake. Lake.
* {{The Tourney}}: Bretonnian knights regularly throw tourneys so their skills stay sharp, in periods of war they are more uncommon but during peace time they are frequently held.

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* {{Heroic Lineage}}: Gambert is descended from a family well known for the great number of Grail Knights it has produced.

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