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History 02: The Torch of Truth and Freedom, Part 2

In the wake of Vrin gih Dha’s death or disappearance, her children and followers fled into the city beyond the amphitheater.  Their ogre masters, blinded, were in too much of a disarray to have them pursued swiftly, and so they … Continue reading

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History 02: The Torch of Truth and Freedom, Part 1

By the time the ogrish civilization grew beyond the boundaries of the Heartlands, the rest of the skinchangers had become suitably alarmed by their strength.  Even more alarming was the speed at which humans procreated—for though many of the parent … Continue reading

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Cosmology 8: The Withdrawal of the Wraiths and the Struggle for the Grey

At the same time that the Ravager and Guardian were cursing Tirindai, the western skinchangers and elementals were pulling down the flagship Liunaitheia, which belonged to the aggressive captain Darcaniel. Unlike with other fallen ships, which had been knocked down … Continue reading

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Cosmology 7: The Fourth Flight and the Thorn Curse

With the wraiths finally killable—at least in a manner that would stick for more than a few days—the skinchangers and beast-spirits decided to press their advantage.  Though the beast-spirits had lost much of their connection to their children, they could … Continue reading

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Cosmology 6: The Wraith War, the Mask and the Breach of the Grey

The war against the wraiths came in seasonal waves, for the upheaval of the weather took decades to abate.  In late spring and throughout the summer and autumn, skinchangers of all clans would harry the wraith towers, shattering or imprisoning … Continue reading

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Cosmology 5: The Moon’s Effect and the Falling Stars

In the aftermath of the arrival of the moon, a gap was seen in the Chain of Ydgys.  Fearing to damage the delicate moon-shadow or the world of Halci itself, Light refrained from reaching out to repair the gap, though … Continue reading

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