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Scrasamax
October 9, 2015
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Arachnotron    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

Spider-bots

Scrasamax
September 22, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.250000
The Patchwork Men    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (City/ Ruin)

Imperfect simulacra, ever attempting to improve themselves, to make themselves better

Siren no Orakio
September 4, 2015
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Votes: 4 / 3.625000
Synthmen    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

After the horrors of the Scranja war, Humanity found itself in a predicament that it had not faced since well before the birth of civilization. Scattered to the solar winds, and very nearly the victim of genocide, many of the isolated pockets of mankind faced population bottlenecks, and the possibility of failure from inbreeding. The Synthmen were a part of the solution.

Scrasamax
August 31, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.400000
AI as NPCs    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Cyberspace)

Portraying artificial intelligence as NPCs in a game

valadaar
August 28, 2015
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.875000
The Immortal Worms    Lifeforms  (Fauna)   (Underground)

They appear to be very dark, overly large worms - perhaps a handspan in length and half as thick as a finger. That and their matt, dull skin marks them as something other than a typical earthworm.

Linean
August 8, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.900000
Gargatias    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Space)

Understanding that the planets in the universe are simply eggs, waiting to be torn apart by the creatures inside, gave birth to more questions than answers.

fantomx11
July 1, 2015
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Ideas: 1
Votes: 6 / 3.583333
Urd-hel    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

The Urd-hel are a race of shapeshifters with a twist.

Scrasamax
June 29, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.000000
Cadaverous Companion    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (City/ Ruin)

The spell Animate Dead has existed for a very long time, with many variations. The spell Cadaverous Companion is another such variation, but it is tailored to the animation of companion animals, rather than human corpses

Murometz
June 19, 2015
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Ideas: 5
Votes: 5 / 4.800000
Din-Bak and Barbo's Bestiary    Lifeforms  (Fauna)   (Any)

Outtakes from the duo's many travels beyond the Polished Sea, cataloging some of the stranger creatures they encountered.

Scrasamax
June 11, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
The Electric Mind    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

Mentats, mentons, and cymeks, the synchronization of the human mind and the computer

Scrasamax
June 1, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
Plasmid Lifeforms    Lifeforms  (Third Kingdom)   (Any)

Plasmid and plasmic lifeforms are frequently relegated to the back bench of the creature roster, left to linger with oozes, slimes, and puddings, and only appear as random monsters in sci-fi.

Scrasamax
May 26, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.500000
Gigaschadel    Lifeforms  (Ethereal)   (City/ Ruin)

You can't miss it, it's eight feet tall, glows in the dark and breathes ghost flames. Even if you're blind it utters blasphemies and damnations, a black poetry of the underworld. If you're deaf and blind you can feel the cold in the air when they turn up.

Scrasamax
May 15, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.666667
Encounter 701    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Any)

Log: Encounter 701,Syowa Antarctica

Classification: Keter, magnitude 5

Type: plasmic manifestation

Scrasamax
April 19, 2015
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Ideas: 1
Votes: 3 / 4.833333
Vingian Array    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

All the advantages of a hive mind, without all the horrible world and society destroying disadvantages of a hive mind, a sort of compromise if you will.

Scrasamax
April 16, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.500000
Jarnasacksy    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Tundra/ Arctic)

Massive beasts, the man made creations of Doctor Meredith Ermindgarde and an early success of the Arasaard Project.

Scrasamax
April 14, 2015
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Ideas: 0
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Autonomous Robotics Sentinel Series    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (City/ Ruin)

Say hello to our large robot friends. You will find them kind, generous, compassionate, and friendly. They are strong enough to lift several tons with one arm, but gentle enough to pick up an infant. Unharmed.

~ Salazar Vector

Scrasamax
April 12, 2015
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Votes: 2 / 5.000000
Proxy    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

When a human mind occupies a machine body it's called a cyborg. When it is done remotely, it's a drone. When a machine mind occupies a human body, it's called a crime. You humans are simply disingenuous when it comes to dealing with anything that isn't you.

Testimony of Achilles L/AISC

Scrasamax
March 16, 2015
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Ideas: 0
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Meretrix    Lifeforms  (Constructed)   (Any)

A meretrix is a clone, or clone template that is used to create a sexual engineered humanoid

valadaar
March 15, 2015
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.750000
Arachanadi    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Any)

A most useful race - if one can get past their appearance, and avoid being eaten...

Scrasamax
March 14, 2015
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Ideas: 1
Votes: 2 / 4.000000
Fractal Lifeforms    Lifeforms  (Third Kingdom)   (Space)

Each time mankind ventures into a new realm of exploration, he returns with tales of incredible creatures. Be it from the new continent, the tops of the mountains, or the depths of the seas. It is the acme of foolishness to assume that space would be empty of lifeforms. The forms that these new biologies took simply defied conventional physics or chemistry

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       By: hopfrog16

One thing you must realise is that there is no such thing as pure iron/steel these days. Iron/steel isn't nearly as strong now as it was in medieval times. However, with that said, iron in early medieval times was so soft you could hack right through a helm with a sword and leave a nice lil mark on the skull (depending on the grade of iron used on the sword and the helm, ofcaurse). After many hundreds of years of fine tuning, however, the only use the sword had was to puncture the plate. That was very difficult, however, since the grade of steel was so hard... only blunt instruments and weighted axes had any use against plate armor in later medieval times. Makes me wonder why rapiers were so popular then and why less people wore plate (Other than it's obsene costs... a nice suit of armor would cost as much as a nice lexus does now... and a kings suit would be as much as a rols royce).

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