Love the paranoia of the residents based on the "here you can die slowly of suffocation..." comparisonGo to Comment
Can be summed up with the word "POWER." Definitely doesn't need any specifics or stats. That would defeat the point of the piece.
I like that there isn't any great curse or dark corruption or mighty flaw inherent in the blade. Refreshing. Also enjoyed the purplish prose.
For the life of me I'm just not sure how to use this in a game, other than some "lesson" to teach PCs (the hard way) or perhaps as simply myth and legend.
Enjoyable read, particularly some of your turns of the phrase. And I learned a new word...clerestory.Go to Comment