'I can't go back to yesterday, I was a different person then' ~ Mad Alice
7 things that make a work of fiction Lovecraftian, even if it doesn't deal at all with the established Mythos
Where the clowns dwell, even angels fear to tread
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Technology in the Cosmic Era can become corrupted and infested. When this happens to a mecha, the result in codenamed a Hekatonkheire.
An incarnation of Laserbeak, and condor/cyborgs for the Cosmic Era
When arcanotech fails, it fails spectacularly
Just as the Dimensional Engine supplanted the fission reactor, the DTR will eventually replace the D-Engine. Once they iron out the little bugs.
There's money to be made ripping the past out of the ground and turning it back into usable reclaimed materials. It just takes the right equipment and the wrong people.
Hailing from a long line of brewers, Stout has given up the life of the beer-maker for the life of the Adventurer-Upon-Return
A model of efficiency and effectiveness, also a model of horror in the Cosmic era
Aircraft vanished from the skies, and it changed the way war would be fought for over three centuries.
Written in support of the Flight of Retribution, a Cosmic Era splatbook
A close quarters combat weapon, and one of the more vicious ways to ruin someone's day
Those of the bare chin, the clan of the wolverine, they who walked away from the mountain.
Incarceration in the Cosmic Era, adjustable for futuristic and dystopian settings
'You don't step into the ring with Ali because you think you can box.
When parapsychic abilities began manifesting, martial artists found that their discipline from years of training provided them with the acumen and ability to channel and control the unexpected powers that now flowed from their fingertips.
Incomplete and unlikely to be finished.
The CogNet might be policed by sentient programs and controlled by artificially intelligent super computers, but it is built on top of millions of organic memory cores that function as its host.
I have attempted several articles about the mecha of the Cosmic Era, and all of them have either died in development hell or were simply deleted. This, I hope, will be the one that I see through to the finish.
In the days of old, before the dominance of humanity, the giants were the supreme rulers of the world and their crafts were considered to be the best. These beings venerated the god of the forge above all others and their swords and armors were the best that could be had even in the days of their decline. A hero seeking a masterwork sword might have to voyage long and hard to find a surviving giant smith or cache of rare and valuable giantcraft weapons.