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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: Get & Put Outfits

By NV on 4:27 a.m.

Adding helpfulness to outfits are two new switches: get/outfit and put/outfit. These allow you to retrieve a set of gear ...

Game Updates: RP Commands for Weekly XP

By NV on 1:05 a.m.

With @randomscene, players will now find that a roleplay command is chosen, in addition to weekly scene partners. Using this ...

Current Story

Heroes and Other Fables: 3. A Fable of Answers

Long lost in a dream, the world begins to stir.

Across the continent of Arvum, the defeat of the Gyre has led only to a fragile and tense peace that has led the once skeptical populace to begin asking questions not heard in many generations. Suspicions begin to arise on just what answers lie in the dark places of the world, and many will not be prepared for the answers that might be found.

Upcoming Events

Emergency Meeting of the Blissciples

March 24, 2019, 9 p.m.

Oh. Muh. Goodness. Eeeeeeee!!!!! Bliss has become the Radiant of the Whisper House!!! Blissciples, ASSEMBLE! Bring your fainting chairs, fans, ...

Poetry Reading: "Endings & Beginnings"

March 25, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

All poets, whether hobbyists or professional writers, along with all lovers of poets and poetry are invited to the next ...

Butterfly Hunting

March 25, 2019, 9 p.m.

The Menagerie pays handsomely for rare butterfly species, albeit with a caveat to bring them back alive. No one has ...


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