This is a great item, necessity and pragmaticism bonded together to create a device that detects the presence of magic with a minimal investment to keep it running. A magical smoke detector... of sorts. Go to Comment
This is a thing that is bound to exist in any setting featuring thaumatech as well as advanced sorcery. It can take any shape, but basically, you NEED a Geiger counter. A solid 4 from me. Go to Comment
Steampunk's trademark is the goggles, really. This is a logical progression for thaumatechnology. Really, Ouro's commentary on the aether in his sub about how Locastus's power sigils work is what inspired this the most. Go to Comment
I try to respond, yes. It helps encourage activity, and the Citadel could use the stimulation to action at times. Not that I can really complain, when I'm prone to vanishing for months on end without warning.
Echo likes. Goggles fit steampunk like horned helms fit dwarves and long leather coats fit vampires. Good stuff, solid post, nothing to object. I like the battery part: makes for a good tale when you're on the clock! 4,5 from me. Go to Comment