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New character class – Singer

Singers have souls tied to all things that grow on the earth. The talent may manifest as something as innocuous and unremarkable as a person being described as “green-fingered,” to an innate ability to encourage and direct the growth of plants. Though not connected with the One Power, there is Read more…

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Memento mori

(Latin) “Remember, death,” “All will die,”  “All men die” The phrase, “memento mori” first appeared during the Ascendancy’s war games with other channelers.  A man was found in the presence of a rakshasha, a wretched, violent creature that, surprisingly, the man had tamed.  Before his death, he uttered the phrase Read more…

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Fawn

Fawns of both genders were devised by a mind with a insatiable lust for art and beauty.  They are stunning creatures at rest, but when they dance, it is breathtaking.  Today’s fawns are long diluted in majesty from that of their ancestors, but occasionally, a miraculous child is born under Read more…

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The world gathers in the Red Square

Following the Ascendancy’s proclamation that magic is real, hundreds – possibly thousands – have gathered in the Red Square outside the Moscow Kremlin. Some are protestors. Some are supporters. Everyone is tense. Already one fight has broken out. But it the Kremlin is watching. CCD police closely monitor the majority Read more…

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The world is changed

It’s official.  The world changed the day that the CCD government publicly admitted that magic and supernatural powers were real.  Read the Ascendancy’s speech and follow up interview. The Atharim were also outed to the world. The aftermath is only now beginning to unfold. The police are dealing with infinite reports Read more…

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Coup in Sierra Leone

Follow-up to: Taking Care of Business in Sierra Leone Sierra Leone is in a state of civil war.  This small country in west Africa had formerly known peace the past 30 years, but old prejudices came to a head in this plot when fighting broke out between two cultures of Read more…

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Secrets in the sea

Elias Donvovan, aged 20 This plot began with the introduction of a new character, Elias Donovan.   Originally from Utah, Elias attended college in New Zealand at the university where his uncle was a marine biologist.  One day, while seeking a curious ‘particle signature’, Elias’ uncle never returned.  It soon Read more…

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The RP in Tech

An update to our continuing series on our RP in tech blog. See previous entry here! This is going to be an image gallery blog post.  So click on the gallery below and scroll through cool images of 2045 technologies described by our writers.   By far, the most common Read more…

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The Battle of Jeddah / Operation Jeddah

For a summary of the plot, see: Wrapping up Dominance V Phase I “The two seized planes started their engines, the rescued crews tasked the unenviable experience of trying to escape the besieged city before the rebels could respond and try to pluck them out of the sky.” — Jacques Danjou, Read more…

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