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November 22, 2012
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Votes: 5 / 3.800000
Lillett's Needle    Items  (Tools)   (Magical)
An unassuming sewing needle, five to six inches long. Certainly nothing out of the ordinary.

November 13, 2012
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Comments: 16
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.833333
Fox's Dragon Scale Armor    Items  (Armor)   (Magical)

A suit of dragon scale armor created from and psychically linked to a still-living dragon.

November 12, 2012
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 2.833333
Camel's Hump    Items  (Other)   (Non-Magical)

Sometimes, you just want to accept that something tastes good without knowing how it was made.

November 3, 2012
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.000000
The Whirlwind    Items  (Ranged Weapons)   (Combat)

The Sperry-Colt 7.5 cm automatic rifle, standard weapon of battlemechs for the Atlantic Federation

November 3, 2012
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 5
Votes: 6 / 3.416667
The Commoner's Tools    Items  (Other)   (Magical)

Magic, by its very nature, would greatly help not just the PCs, but the masses, too. Here are some magic items that the commoners's use.

October 29, 2012
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.600000
Farewell My Lovely: An Old Man Says Goodbye to the Vehicle that Defined a People    Items  (Transports)   (Combat)

A mail order tank, interstellar war, the engines of galactic commerce and nostalgia. 

October 29, 2012
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.400000
Opprimere    Items  (Melee Weapons)   (Sentient)

A sword with a mission

October 19, 2012
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.416667
Chrome    Items  (Potion)   (Non-Magical)

Chrome is the one of the most popular Superbrands in the Cosmic Era

October 18, 2012
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
No votes
Kin-slayer Knives of bol-Pakash    Items  (Melee Weapons)   (Magical)

Six gruesome blades forged from dwarven blood in the pits of ancient bol-Pakash. Six knives the dwarves wish never existed.

October 14, 2012
Hits: 1531
Comments: 5
Ideas: 1
Votes: 3 / 3.333333
Leg Suit    Items  (Transports)   (Non-Magical)

The ultra minimalism mech, for the common consumer

October 10, 2012
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 2.750000
The PottyPortal    Items  (Other)   (Magical)

A toilet that teleports your feces onto the PottyPortal's Poop Hill.

October 7, 2012
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.250000
Stone Beds    Items  (Home/ Personal)   (Magical)

The best way for a traveling dwarf to sleep is on a bed of stone - Bodrick Rocknumber, stone bed salesman

October 4, 2012
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.375000
Potion of Euphemisms    Items  (Potion)   (Magical)

'Cmon and drink up.  This potion will really help us understand each other, if you know what I mean.

October 4, 2012
Hits: 1154
Comments: 15
Ideas: 1
Votes: 7 / 3.785714
Corporate Riot Shield    Items  (Armor)   (Combat)

A standard crowd control/riot shield

October 3, 2012
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Comments: 1
Ideas: 0
No votes
Lost Pavisade of Qysa's Tomb    Items  (Armor)   (Heroic)

Pavise: a full-body concave shield used to by medieval archers as defensive walls while reloading.

Pavisade: archaic term. a row of shields hung on the side of a ship to protect it at war and discourage boarding by enemies

September 30, 2012
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 4.045455
30 Dwarven Treasures    Items  (Other)   (Non-Magical)

A set of 30 Dwarven Treasures, for finding, or stealing.

September 27, 2012
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.100000
The Moira Chalice of Kormak    Items  (Wand/Staff/ Arcane)   (Cursed)

I watched in horror as the final pieces were infused together with dark magics granted to the mighty Kormak by Shivenhusk Himself. The head from Lord King Vyrkril was placed on a base of blacked bone and thrust into the cold burning fire. I swear I hear it scream in agony. Decnus Kormak smiled at his late king and when he pulled the chalice from the blue flame bare handed, he clutched it covetously. That alone made me afraid.

September 24, 2012
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Comments: 12
Ideas: 1
Votes: 8 / 4.437500
Kyra's Knife    Items  (Melee Weapons)   (Cursed)

Tis but a scratch, send the guards and make sure they capture that joke of an assassin

September 23, 2012
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Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.428571
Four Forges: A simple board game played by Dwarves    Items  (Home/ Personal)   (Non-Magical)

All dwarves in the Ven mountains are familiar with this simple game.  Though elaborate and colorful game board have been craft, the game is simple enough that you could out line a board in the dirt and play with four handfuls of stones. 

September 22, 2012
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.250000
Chalopin-Barkin Industries of Mars    Items  (Transports)   (Campaign Defining)

A joint French-Canadian company, Chalopin-Barkin of Mars is one of the pre-eminent manufacturers of space mining equipment and exotic vehicles.

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Corpse Herders

       By: Murometz

The Jiangsi was the name of an undead being in Chinese folklore and mythology. Usually translated as zombie or vampire for Western palates, the Jiangsi was really neither. They appeared as simply risen, fresh corpses. They moved (peculiarly!) by hopping rather than walking, and sought out the living to suck the Qilife force from their victims.

Perhaps significantly more interesting than the Jiangsi itself, was the lore surrounding them. "Zombie wranglers", or "Corpse Herders", usually Daoist priests, were men tasked with delivering these undead beings back to their respective home towns. Tradition in China placed great importance and emphasis on the return of the dead to their homes and families, and thus the corpse herders came to be. By using magick words and talismans they would animate the dead, and by placing specially inscribed parchments of paper over the Jiangsi heads and faces, the corpse herders would be able to control the hopping corpses. Then like pied pipers, they would lead processions of subdued undead, across many miles, rhythmically chanting and ringing tiny bells.

Special inns were built across China to house these undead caravans, as the zombies could only travel by evening and night, the sun anathema to them. Rows of doors opening to barely a closet-space, lined the walls of these special establishments. Behind these doors, the corpses would be stored upright while the corpse herders rested in rooms.

The Jiangsi under the control of a corpse herder were quite harmless, merely hopping after him, silently and without complaint, for weeks and months. If however, the magicked parchment would somehow be removed from their faces, the creatures would immediately seek living humans to kill. Their thirst for Qi was unquenchable.

The job of a corpse herder was an interesting one to say the least.

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