A thaumatechnological weapon, an example of the marriage between intricate technological innovation and sophisticated magic engineering.
"If the radiance of a thousand suns were to burst at once into the sky, that would be like the splendor of the mighty one. Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds…."
J. Robert Oppenheimer
An arcane substance able to convert kinetic energy directly into matter.
Bringer of Oblivion, Reliever of Pain and Devourer of Souls - The Red Honey is the most popular narcoticum in Locastus, city of Mirrors
The most common fire-arm in the Locastrian armed forces.
A close-quarter combat weapon common in the Locastrian armed forces.
What about a 'criminal' society with distinct laws - for stealing, the larger the value of something stolen, the less punishment the courageous thief recieves (but must return it of course). For this pirates(?) caught petty thieves deserve to be punished harshly. If you take, you better take a lot.