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World Name | Gambion
Period | Modern
Year | 2022
Season | Winter
Month | January

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<News> Activity Check and In-Game News!
Ask and you shall receive EmptyTue Dec 14, 2021 5:00 pm by bels
Activity Check and In-Game News!
December - 2021


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It is time once again for some news. The year is coming to an end and what a year it has been! We've held our first world event, welcomed new and old players and seen as your creativity has sprung freely in the …


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<News> End of Event - What’s Next?
Ask and you shall receive EmptyTue Sep 21, 2021 11:19 am by bels
What's Next?
September - 2021


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Wow, has it really been 5 months since our last news update? Well Summer has come and gone, and today we close up the world event that has been running since December of last year. But with the event ending we are now faced with the …


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<News> Happy Easter and a Couple of Updates!
Ask and you shall receive EmptyMon Apr 05, 2021 12:35 pm by bels
Happy Easter and a Couple of Updates!
April - 2021


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First of all, happy easter for those who celebrate! Though we'll all be celebrating differently, we'd like to wish you a good time either way. 2021 has now had it's first three months, and as we are now entering …


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<News> Finishing Off the Year & Upcoming World Event
Ask and you shall receive EmptySun Dec 20, 2020 5:58 pm by bels
Finishing Off the Year & Upcoming World Event
December - 2020


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With the year of 2020 nearing its end, we thought it would be optimal to do a small round-up of how the year has been, what has happened and unveil some plans for the future. 2020 has for many been …


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<News> Important activity notice and a few changes!
Ask and you shall receive EmptySat Sep 05, 2020 3:04 pm by bels
Important activity notice and a few changes
September - 2020


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Oh me oh my, what a few months this has been! The world feels like it has been turned upside down, but we are still here. First off we would like to apologize for what might seem as a lack of visibility …


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Full name : Elath Asherah Vane
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Join date : 2021-03-30

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PostSubject: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptyFri Dec 17, 2021 10:17 pm

For @Amos

It could be dangerous to be out here, at least for anyone who was looking for a place of peace. The Woods of Ash were ever changing, some even saying it changed as fast as the winds did if not even faster. The daemon wandering the woods had no idea what he was about to stumble upon, not as a giant portal opened relatively close to him, drawing up the wind in swirls as a beast stepped through. Smoke and fire surrounding it, but it was clear that it was not from this world. As the creature immerged, its glowing red eyes sought through the darkness of the night, the late night fog mixing with its fiery smoke.
And yet even in the darkness, the being knew it was drawing attention to itself. It saw the daemon, tilting its horned head to the side before its form changed, matching what it was looking at. "Son of Bael," he said, pointing at the unknowing daemon. The now humanoid creature could not move much, but it drew the young daemon closer as if by magic strings, so close that they were now face to face. "I am Ahn Hazael, and I command you to find my daughter and return her to me!" It was a clear order, this being ancient and more knowing than it lead on. Reaching forward he pressed his finger to the young daemon's forehead, giving him a vision of red hair and a location where he could find this girl. "Bring her back to me and I shall grant you the wish of your hearts deepest desire," he promised, and if the young daemon agreed, a mark would appear on his arm, both on Hazael and the daemon before him. That was all he could say before his portal gave in and he had to return to his realm, leaving the young daemon behind as if it had been a dream. And yet the burning mark on his arm was a clear reminder of the deal he had just made.
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Amos

Full name : Amadeus Alexander Loviatar
Quote : I always get what I want.
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PostSubject: Re: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptyFri Dec 17, 2021 10:39 pm

When he had hoped for a portal, it had been more like a Alice in Wonderland scenario that he had looked for, rather than what actually happened. It felt so sudden and the beast looked very much like something that could kill the young daemon. He knew the dangers of these otherworldly creatures. Even more when it turned into a human shape and seemed to know who he was. Son of Bael? Was it a mark in his forehead that everyone with an inch of daemon in them could just sniff out?
He much less liked the rough and forwardness the man seemed to have, feeling the magic strings pull him in like he was some puppet. “Command me?” He asked, a frown of defiance on his face. No one commanded him to do anything! No one! Not even some ancient know-it-all jackass who looked threatening and most definitely could kill him. So he didnt have much of a choice did he? He was shown flashes of some red haired girl and then there was the promise. Somehow he would like to see him even try to give him that. So he accepted the deal, the portal sucking the ancient man right back in, Amos standing for a bit in his own mind.
The burn made him grit his teeth, looking down at it, pressing a palm over it. “Fuck…” he groaned, but he wasnt even sure where to start. The location seemed clear but he needed someone who could recognize it. Because seeing it was one thing but that didnt mean he knew exactly where to go. Who would he go to? Well, the person he trusted the most in the whole wide world; his mother.
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PostSubject: Re: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptyFri Dec 17, 2021 10:47 pm

Alyssa had been doing alright since the portal had been closed, but she had taken more of a backseat in to ruling the Order of Empusas. After all of this, she had been reminded of what was important, and one of those things were her family. Most of all her son. He had been going through a rough time, and now he seemed almost as if nothing had happened. And yet, call it mother's intuition, but she knew something was beneath that.
She was sitting in the living room, having a more informal gathering with some of her trusted empusas, discussing how things were going down in South and hearing more about the gas leak in the Blocks. She heard the front door closing, frowning a little as it had been weeks since Amos had been home during the evenings. It was almost strange, but she got up, greeting her son in the hallway. "Is something wrong?" she asked after greeting him gently with a small squeeze of his shoulder and a brief hug. Alyssa wasn't much of a hugger, but she was always trying to make an effort to be more loving with her offspring. Him and Saoirse she had always been more keen to hug, the latter she was unsure of as to why, but she didn't like dwelling on those thoughts too long.
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Amos

Full name : Amadeus Alexander Loviatar
Quote : I always get what I want.
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PostSubject: Re: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptyFri Dec 17, 2021 11:08 pm

He had returned home, which did feel kind of weird. Normally he would’ve found some place to crash, usually just someone to forget his sorrows in. His mother greeted him in the hallway and at first he just made a faint smile that didnt reach his eyes. It wasnt everyday, it was just tonight that went with the unusual nights; like coming home when he wasnt expected to. Instead of saying much, he pulled his sleeve up, letting her see for herself. He didnt know if he had messed up. Were daemons even supposed to make deals for themselves? Werent something very wrong with that notion? “Am I interrupting?” He asked, glancing towards the living room.
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PostSubject: Re: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptyFri Dec 17, 2021 11:16 pm

Amos not saying much was not unnatural at this point. The boy came and went as he pleased, and deep down Alyssa knew he was just trying to drown out the sorrow he felt. She just felt sad that she couldn't help him in any ways. As he rolled up his sleeve she frowned. It looked like a burnt in rune on his skin. "Where did you get this?" she asked confused, inspecting his arm that was still red from the burns. It wasn't a natural cut, that was for sure, but Alyssa had never seen anything like it. It didn't look like infernal writing, nor any daemonic lettering that she knew of, that was for sure.
His eyes glanced to the living room and she shook her head, "I can send them home, if you'd like? I think this is more urgent than you are thinking," she said. She at least wouldn't hear him talking about being a burden or somehow interrupting her work. No, he came first, and he knew that. It didn't take long for Alyssa to dismiss her loyal empusas. Most of them were perhaps relieved that they could call it a night early and get some sleep before tomorrow.
Alyssa cleared the coffee table, "do you want anything?" she asked. He was a daemon, but he seemed to like tea just like she did, so perhaps a cup would be nice for both of them right now. If he agreed, she would make them each a cup, adding a smidge of soul essence to each just to it would give them a bit of sustenance as well. Handing him a cup, she sat down in the couch with her own, urging him to tell her all about what had happened.
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Amos

Full name : Amadeus Alexander Loviatar
Quote : I always get what I want.
Posts : 302
Join date : 2020-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptySat Dec 18, 2021 4:48 pm

She inspected his arm and he thought about how to answer the question. Because it had all happened so quick that he didnt just want to spew out information and end up missing anything. Though it was better to not talk about in the hallway and as she suggested sending her empusas home, he didnt object.
They settled in the livingroom and he nodded, asking for tea. He was quite a mommy's boy and sitting down for tea had been their thing in the past. A room for Amos to just sit and relax, not needing to act up or do much of anything at all. He thanked her for the tea, taking a small sip. Now he had thought it all through and he knew where to begin. Without going into bigger details about the lycan, he more focused on the afterwards, wandering around until the portal suddenly opened and the ancient beast came out.
"I probably shouldnt have accepted it, but I didnt really get to think." he admitted, looking down at the mark. No, if he had gotten time to contemplate, he would have declined. And now here he was, his skin feeling that slight burn from the imprint. "He showed me a location. I dont know where it is." he said, thinking he had set himself up for defeat. He drew in a deep breath, before breathing out to calm himself, taking yet another sip of his tea.
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PostSubject: Re: Ask and you shall receive   Ask and you shall receive EmptySat Dec 18, 2021 5:20 pm

Sitting down she listened as Amos spoke of this strange encounter. Alyssa knew of many daemons, knew of a few that had extra ordinary abilities, but this sounded nothing like anything she had ever heard of. If a daemon possessed both portal powers, the ability to shapeshift and make deals that seemed this binding, then the Orders would've lost their minds. No, this had to be something else. "Can you describe how the creature looked when he appeared?" she asked, frowning as she wasn't quite sure how else he could show her.
He spoke about a vision. Visions? Now it was starting to sound more in the likes of a seraph, but she couldn't believe it to be a hybrid either. No, then they would've seen something resembling Saoirse, right? She took a sip of her tea before she got up. She had a few picture books of places in Churchill, but she wasn't quite sure how much that would help. "Can you try and describe what he showed you?" she asked, coming back with the book, letting him flip through it. "Perhaps a name of some kind, or letters that could resemble a name?" she said, having pen and paper at the ready if he wanted to try and scribble something down. If this creature wanted her son's help, then he must've offered something in return, but she wouldn't ask about that just yet. For now it was about solving this mystery.
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