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Scrasamax
October 7, 2017
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Kepler 11145123    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Harmony Adams was a young, intelligent, African-American mathematician. While intellectually gifted and professionally secure, she is arrogant, unsympathetic, disdainful, and often uncooperative with others, as a legacy of growing up as a mathematical prodigy who was often picked on as a child because of her atypical appearance.

Cheka Man
January 29, 2017
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30 Lawyers    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Knowledge/Lore)

The actions of PCs can often land them in court, and having a good lawyer to represent them can mean the difference between freedom and a death sentence.

Cheka Man
October 12, 2016
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Votes: 3 / 2.833333
7 Medics    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Whenever there is conflict or disease you will find medical men and women trying to heal the sick and the maimed. Most are perfectly good people, but by no means not all of them. Whilst many live to serve and do their best for those who they treat, a minority will harm or even kill them, accidentally or otherwise.


Moonlake
August 29, 2016
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Whitestill, the First Sister    NPCs  (Mythic/ Historical)   (Knowledge/Lore)

A legendary figure described using the 4 sentences tool

Scrasamax
March 5, 2016
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Luciana Holt    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Once a arcoban (arco-urban) chinpira, now a parapsychic burner under the influence of the Neogenecists

Scrasamax
September 27, 2015
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8/30 Cathexes    NPCs  (Extras)   (Knowledge/Lore)

30 plug and play angels, devis, yami, muses and avatars for the tech savvy player

Scrasamax
November 15, 2014
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Myzrym    NPCs  (Major)   (Knowledge/Lore)

The fearsome horror of the Drow-Beholder-Liche!

dustyjohnson
June 20, 2013
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Drake Humblestaff    NPCs  (Campaign)   (Knowledge/Lore)

"Uncle Humblestaff?" the young hero responded. "Of course I know the man. Wouldn't have had a chance at the academy without a word from him. He's the big guy over there, surrounded by all those adventurers."

Kid Cannibal
February 18, 2013
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Griven Smartstaff, Scholar of Small Proportions    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

  The gnome hefts the giant tome situated on his back and then pushes his round spectacles up his protruding nose. He rubs the tip of his nose, knowing that he should really stop studying with his face so close to the books. The skin would sometimes rub off the tip during long hours of recording and study. Specks were  moving on down the road, and he produces a spyglass from a loop on his hip. Through the lens, he spots a group of adventurers. He grins from ear-to-ear and gives a hoot, almost losing his balance due to the weight of the book on his back.

   "These fellows look like they have purpose! It's time to find out what they're up to!"

chaoticwaffle
December 10, 2012
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Alzim    NPCs  (Major)   (Knowledge/Lore)

"Alzim, now that's a name! Leader of the Alten Mercenary Corps, master tactician, ex-general of the Cadmury Kingdom's forces, slayer of entire brigades, or perhaps most notable is he is a master Weilder. Sadly many of the young do not remember him."

Old man at the local pub

Shadoweagle
November 21, 2012
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Ilken Lillett    NPCs  (Mythic/ Historical)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Those who turn from the light and find themselves entranced by the lure of necromantic power would heed well the tale of Ilken Lillett; A testament to the sacrifices which must be made to attain such power.

Scrasamax
October 22, 2012
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30 Fixers    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Knowledge/Lore)

You need a job, you need to find someone or something, or you need to lay low or need to sell something, you need a good fixer.

Scrasamax
July 15, 2012
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M12    NPCs  (Major)   (Knowledge/Lore)

M12 denotes the twelve sintelligences that operate the CogNet

Scrasamax
April 27, 2012
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Laj the Hollow Judge    NPCs  (Mythic/ Historical)   (Knowledge/Lore)

A spirit of judgement and punishment

Ted
May 1, 2011
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Votes: 2 / 2.750000
Lydecker Cain, The Universe That Was    NPCs  (Campaign)   (Knowledge/Lore)

The only remnant of the Shattering, Lydecker Cain found himself the solitary survivor of a universe that was no more than shards of glass.

Ted
April 20, 2011
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Votes: 8 / 3.812500
Parietal    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Found in the ruins of a battle long commenced, Parietal is sure to leave players flabbergasted.

Silveressa
December 22, 2010
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Megan Sharwan    NPCs  (Extras)   (Knowledge/Lore)

"Drinks or info chummer, both cost. One costs cred and the other costs favors. Too much of the former will give you a killer hangover, and too much of the latter might just kill you altogether."

A bartender contact/info broker for the Shadowrun rpg setting, can be easily adapted to any cyberpunk or other high tech campaign.

Pieh
July 29, 2010
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The Crystal Scholar    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

The Crystal Scholar is a feminine Quasi-Soul with a passion for knowledge.

Age of Fable
April 30, 2010
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Teleleli: Forewords by the Authors    NPCs  (Minor)   (Knowledge/Lore)

Forewords to the supplement I'm working on: Teleleli. Or, The City Never Dies; It Just Smells That Way.

angryscotsman93
May 6, 2009
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Charles Blackridge-The Dreamer    NPCs  (Campaign)   (Knowledge/Lore)

"Have you ever felt like there’s a world just beyond ours? Some sort of strange dimension, a light dancing just beyond our fingertips? Well, I’ve touched that ‘sacred’ world, and I know its true face."

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The village sits on the edge of the deep fjord, often engulfed in mist or rain. Its people are fishermen, who work even through the sea-ravaging winter. And they pray to the gods of the deep.

At the beginning of every winter they hold a summoning ceremony. Three boats are taken out into the fjord, a hornsman on each. The mournful horns are blown in the language of the whales, the gods of the deep. The whales sometimes appear in answer to these calls, and it is taken as a good omen when they do.

To a party of PCs wandering the misty hills and valleys nearby however, the doleful whalesong of the horns can be disturbing and misinterpreted...

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