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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: 6/23: AP Regen changes

By tehom on 3:52 p.m.

The current backlog for actions is pretty immense, so we wanted to introduce a mechanic to incentivize people for not …

Game Updates: Flashback Enhancements

By NV on 12:55 a.m.

Added dice-check switch. Its result will prefix the participant's next post. Similar to @check. Added ability to see who's currently …

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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.

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Lisebet in the Shrine of Petrichor

Feb. 22, 2020, 3 p.m.

Lisebet is visiting the shrine of Petrichor to pray and learn more about Petrichor. Note - it is entirely likely …

Good Harvest Celebration!

Feb. 22, 2020, 6 p.m.

As Summer fades into Fall, the Faith of the Pantheon invites all to come celebrate the Gods of Creation with …

A Debate on Foreign Goods

Feb. 23, 2020, 2 p.m.

You are invited to attend a debate, with a brief historical lecture regarding the presence of foreign materials in Arvum, …


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