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The common people of Arvum wouldn't really call the last thousand years a 'golden age'. Since the founding of the Compact of Arvum, the five great noble houses of the realm have schemed and warred against one another, locked in a millennium-old struggle for dominance kept only in check by the occasional powerful monarch. But even as the fragile peace frays with the latest dynastic crisis, creating courtly intrigues in the capital city of Arx, ancient foes that took mankind to the brink of extinction a thousand years ago stir once more.

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Game Updates: 2/4 - Minor features

By tehom on 2:32 a.m.

glance/pcs - filters glance to only player characters. @helpinvestigate/history - helpinvestigate will now only list ongoing investigations by default. The ...

Game Updates: 1/5: Some command switches

By tehom on 3:04 a.m.

NV added @check/flub to allow for the intentional failing of rolls (can also be used with @gmcheck), as well as ...

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Heroes and Other Fables: 2. A Fable of Pacts

Peace is a fable. The more the Compact reaches for it, the more some begin to realize that there have been wars raging for a very, very long time, by dark forces all hoping to achieve their own manner of horrifying victory that would bring a lasting, terrible peace. And so many rest their hopes instead for brief flickering moments of respite, an image of peace that they can grasp and hold onto, but that seems far away as the ...

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Gyre Straits - Plains of Pain, Part 2

March 20, 2018, 8 p.m.

The conclusion of the battle outside the Gates of Setarco. Everyone on land in Setarco is welcome.

Gyre Straits - Glass Sharks and Pirates

March 20, 2018, 8 p.m.

There are glass sharks. And pirates. And the Gyre fleet. Setarco's in danger and the abyss seems to be swimming ...

Iron Guard Patrols: Make it stop!

March 22, 2018, 8 p.m.

For members of the Iron Guard org, spectators welcome!

Two shipping merchants have gotten into a fight over who ...


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