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by Istrian
Wed May 22, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Tangents and Miscellany (TORG)
Topic: magic: 25 tech: 27 spirit: 9 social: 5 - 17th May 2019
Replies: 33
Views: 10934

Re: magic: 25 tech: 27 spirit: 9 social: 5 - 17th May 2019

I think a low-Social high-Tech (and high-Magic) axiom could actually describe many Final Fantasy and other JRPG tropes : lots of isolated communities with secret knowledge passed and refined down the generations, complete mix of magic and technology into "magitech" devices, roaming warband...
by Istrian
Fri May 17, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: Setting Discussion (TORG)
Topic: Reuse or recycle Stelae?
Replies: 12
Views: 5155

Re: Reuse or recycle Stelae?

Maybe stelae specifications make it so it can only withstand a specific "possibility pressure" from the invaded world. Since Earth is too rich in possibility energy the older model stelae would simply break down due to the onslaught. Therefore High Lords have to build new ones specifically...
by Istrian
Tue May 07, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion (TORG)
Topic: Timeline
Replies: 14
Views: 8000

Re: Timeline

This is great! One thing: the Maelstrom Bridge in Giza drops 16 hours and 18 minutes after the one in NY according to Near Now News. There are some inconsistencies with time zones and the Day One adventure though... Yes, that's one of the things I wasn't sure what to do about: timezones. In the end...
by Istrian
Tue May 07, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Setting Discussion (TORG)
Topic: Timeline
Replies: 14
Views: 8000

Timeline

To make my GMing life easier I made a timeline of official (and less official) events. If anyone is interested I put it here . The current version contains everything from the Living Land and Nile Empire books, and most of the stuff from the NearNowNews twitter feed. Events are marked in green when ...

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