Fading Suns Designer Diary – July 2018

Lucky tyrants — the perquisites of power! Ruthless power to do and say whatever pleases them.

— Sophocles, Antigone

In last month’s diary we talked about the callings, the professions you follow in Fading Suns. This time, we reveal the perquisites of office that those callings give you, otherwise known as perks.

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Nile Empire Preview #6 – Doctor Mobius, High Lord of the Nile Empire

This week we take a look at the High Lord of the Nile Empire, the evil and conniving Doctor Mobius!

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Roll20 Drama Deck Now Available!

The Torg Eternity Drama Deck is now available for sale in the Roll20 Marketplace!

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Nile Empire Preview #5 – Amaatism

The Nile Empire is the cosm with the second highest Spirit Axiom in Torg Eternity, and the primary religion that takes advantage of that axiom is Amaatism.

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Nile Empire Preview #4 – Magic: Pulp Sorcery

This week we take a look at those ‘less than subtle’ wizards of the Nile Empire, pulp sorcerers!!

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Nile Empire Preview #3 – Magic: Mathematics and Engineering

This week we take a look at the multitude of options for spellcasters from the Nile Empire. There are three different “types”:  mathematicians, engineers, and pulp sorcerers. The first two we’ll preview here. Pulp sorcery will come NEXT WEEK!  *cough*.  Sorry.

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Fading Suns Designer Diary – June 2018

It’s a Living

Previously, we’ve talked about class — noble, priest, merchant (and there’s also yeoman) — and faction — houses, sects, guilds. This time, let’s talk calling, a character’s profession, the things they actually do for their faction.

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Nile Empire Preview #2 – Pulp Powers

This week we look at the signature ability that characters from the Nile Empire possess: pulp powers.

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Nile Empire Preview #1 – One Year Later

Now we move our focus from the steamy jungles of North and Central America to the deserts of North and East Africa and the Middle East, for the next Torg Eternity Kickstarter will feature the Nile Empire, reality of pulp adventure! (Expect a lot of exclamation points!!!)

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Living Land Backer Archetypes and Destroyed Cities

We’re continuing to plug away at the final items before sending the Living Land Sourcebook off to printers and thought you might be interested in some of the details regarding the Explorer and Destroyer Level backer archetypes, as well as those poor cities that have been sacked by Baruk Kaah’s edeinos.

First up, let’s take a look at the destroyed cities.

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