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Scrasamax
September 27, 2015
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Votes: 4 / 4.625000
Looking Up, Life from the Geofront    Locations  (Neighborhoods)   (Underground)

When you live at the bottom, the only thing you have is to look up. If you're lucky you can see the lights of the great towers and the stars. If you're like most people, you just look at concrete. But the stars and lights are still up there.

Scrasamax
September 26, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.500000
Vision Technologies    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Space)

Observation and scanning technologies for the Cosmic Era

Aramax
September 6, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.250000
30 Lost Worlds for Supers or Modern Horror    Locations  (World)   (Any)

A companion piece to my 30 Pocket Dimensions

Ancient Gamer
August 3, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.375000
USSS Ticonderoga    Locations  (Other)   (Space)

The United States Space Ship Ticonderoga is the largest space vessel ever built. Constructed over 500 years ago, it now orbits earth, most systems shut down - It is a treasure ridden derelict juggernaught.

A leftover relic of the ancients.

Or so would seem.

Morningstar
July 31, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.750000
Khasikarana Island    Locations  (Area)   (Water)

A quiet island, with a small fishing village, a decent dock, a sheltered lagoon, friendly natives ... and a chilling curse.

Morningstar
July 29, 2015
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.500000
The Palestra    Locations  (Neighborhoods)   (Any)

The cramped and tightly knit Palestra -- the University district of the City -- is a law unto itself. It is dominated by the great University, and by the thousands of students, scholars and hangers-on attached to the school. The University has no dormitories, and many of the buildings and businesses in the district have upper stories crammed with any who do not commute from other areas of the City.

Here are five locations which can add some spice to your city's university district.

Morningstar
July 27, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.375000
Shanteytown    Locations  (Neighborhoods)   (Any)

This slum reveals the darker face of the City. Shanteytown is exposed to the elements and unprotected by wall or guard. A seedy mixture of driftwood shacks, impromptu shelters, lean-tos and camps thrown up on old ruins, and filled with the underclass and those with nowhere else to go, Shanteytown is for many the end of the line.

Scrasamax
July 8, 2015
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.750000
Of Domes    Locations  (Other)   (Any)

Large glass domes are popular in pulp science fiction, covering alien cities, protecting the last cities of man from a ruined and scorched earth, and providing sky lights for space stations and habitats.

Scrasamax
July 1, 2015
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.666667
The Maw Installation    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Space)

A Federation black budget research and development center, and one of the most advanced shipwrights in the Solar System

Scrasamax
May 16, 2015
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
The Imbrian Solar System    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Space)

At the height of the Imbrian Culture, they colonized almost the entire Solar System, and Lunaformed many of the planets.

Scrasamax
May 15, 2015
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.500000
30 Dead Zones    Locations  (Ruins)   (Any)

26/30 Sample Dead Zones to flesh out the wastelands of the Cosmic Era.

Scrasamax
May 3, 2015
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.333333
Dead Zone    Locations  (City)   (Any)

Dead Zones are the cancerous pock marked ruins of the Petroleum Era, cities and urban sprawls long abandoned, quarantined or simply lost.

Nimblefinder
April 14, 2015
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 3.500000
Earth 3582    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Any)

It is the year 3582 on Earth and nothing is as it should be, my 1998 encyclopedia describes a beautiful, peaceful world. How do we get that world back? How do we close these gates and restore the Earth?

Scrasamax
March 18, 2015
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Comments: 1
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
The Tower of Mok    Locations  (Fortification)   (Swamp)

A hoary old tower that serves as the lair of a necromancer, but not is all as it seems.

Scrasamax
March 17, 2015
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.250000
Huo Hsing    Locations  (World)   (Desert)

Dominated by Chinese colonists, most people refer to the red planet as Huo Hsing, rather than Mars.

Scrasamax
March 15, 2015
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Comments: 1
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.500000
Aerostat    Locations  (Establishment)   (Other)

Habitats and stations that float

PoisonAlchemist
February 24, 2015
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 1
Votes: 5 / 3.900000
Ballad of the Malconvoker    Locations  (Area)   (Plains)

A 99 word poem of a small town, and the demon who guards its chapel when the mists rise.

Ancient Gamer
February 9, 2015
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 8
Votes: 5 / 5.000000
Pilgrim    Locations  (City)   (Plains)

There exists, within the interdimensional realm known as "Muir", a most holy city; a city of Gods, a city of Legends, a city with Dark Secrets.

Morte
February 4, 2015
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Comments: 22
Ideas: 1
Votes: 10 / 3.950000
The First of Cities    Locations  (City)   (Other)

"Riversheart! Center of Civilization, of the Holy Empire! Long may that City reign supreme!"

Jarden Ruthpole, drunk peddler

Aramax
February 3, 2015
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 4
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
The Stolen World, Overview and Codex    Locations  (World)   (Any)

Dedicated to Scras and his Star Whale sub that was my inspiration for setting

The Stolen world is totally wrapped around Scras' Star Whale sub. As I cast about for a direction to go after I ended my very long running Mysantia game. I took the basic concept of the Star Whale and am using as the basis of all the game logic of the setting. What would a world look like that was subjected to regular apocalypses every 1000 years and why is there no information available to the pc's on how to stop them.

A general overview of the Stolen World and a codex of the submissions so far

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       By: manfred

Actually a real-world fungus, just heard about it. A fungus that tastes well and all, no ill effects. UNLESS you consume some beverage, even 3 (three) days after eating it. Then you become really sick, pains, vomiting, all the fancy stuff. Was really used to cure alcoholism. May be a joke or to make sure the heroes spend their time focused on the mission.

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