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Maggot
February 22, 2004
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.550000
Gorlock    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

Wary and suspicous of human and Orc alike, the halfbreed Gorlock trusts no one, not even his fellow half orcs whom he despises.Though he like his brethen is fated to be shunned by both humans and Orcs, he is troubled by their brutal code which demands that that which is not given freely must be taken by brute force.It is this sense of deceancy which marks him as a truly unique being among his kind…

Felice DWynn
February 9, 2004
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 14 / 2.250000
Felice D'Wynn    NPCs  (Minor)   (Travelers)

Felice is an Elven girl with a lot of features to her. She’s kind to most, unless she meets there need to shed of blood. She’s both physically and mentally strong and lends a hand towards others. She has a secret to her that no other has.

Ranisha Mikacado
February 4, 2004
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 3.038462
Ranisha Mikacado    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

Ranisha was born into a village but was abused.. She is shy and tends to stay away from people, but when around she is very humble and kind to them. Yet.. There is a secret about her.

ephemeralstability
January 31, 2004
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.375000
Carmo    NPCs  (Minor)   (Technical)

Carmo keeps a shop in the backstreets of Erezi. It’s not often visited, Carmo makes people feel…uneasy. Even the veterans of the Erezi underworld are uncomfortable being alone with Carmo. But they need to buy their traps from somewhere…

Siren no Orakio
January 25, 2004
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Comments: 13
Ideas: 0
Votes: 12 / 4.416667
Celsia Frostblossom    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

A beautiful warrior woman, with a sword and soul of ice.

Siren no Orakio
January 19, 2004
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.875000
Searren Flametongue    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

A graceful servant of the God of Fire, Destruction, and Rebirth, this fanatic warrior is devoted to the ‘cleansing’ of the world with flame.

Ria Hawk
January 6, 2004
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 3.875000
Demetria Silvereye    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

People couldn’t reconcile themselves with her heritage.  So they drove her away, calling her “Cursedborn.”

Siren no Orakio
January 4, 2004
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.800000
Princess Crysta    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

The less-than-delicate heiress to the land of Sadaren, her battle prowess is as legendary to those people as her lack of education.

StrangeLands
December 28, 2003
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 13 / 4.846154
Utrik    NPCs  (Minor)   (Travelers)

A blessing can also be a curse - and the last thing the world needs is an Orcish confidence trickster with an enhanced intellect and a penchant for storybooks.

StrangeLands
December 27, 2003
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 11 / 4.454545
Rel Dhaedd    NPCs  (Minor)   (Combative)

A great warrior, cursed with an eternal life and a dark companion.

Ria Hawk
December 3, 2003
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.333333
Jeremiah    NPCs  (Minor)   (Natural)

This man looks like no one to be trifled with, and that assessment is correct.

Ria Hawk
December 3, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
Jade    NPCs  (Minor)   (Natural)

Most people think Jade is a child at first, and many more dismiss her as harmless.  But apperances can be decieving…

Taxus
December 2, 2003
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.000000
Ferian Fortholén    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

A man with a thorn tattooed on his cheek, maybe a slight smile on his lips and a strange look in his eyes should never be trusted… If they still do this, they have probably met Ferian, a man with a thorn tattooed on his cheek and almost always a little twinkle in his eyes. He is very polite, you can’t blame him for being rude. He just… Well if it suits him better, he will just eliminate all the problems in his way.

Agar
November 15, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.357143
Bualgathor    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

A member of demons from another plane come to feast on our pain, Bualgathor is an outcast among his kind, for he feasts on the pain of other horrors

Ria Hawk
October 22, 2003
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 1
Votes: 9 / 3.888889
Ash    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

She wouldn’t ever let anyone get close to her, and wore gloves all the time.  She never let anyone know it, but she had a good reason.

Ria Hawk
October 22, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 3.928571
Licarathia    NPCs  (Minor)   (Natural)

Licarathia was always more at home in the woods than she was at her house.  So maybe the secret she had wasn’t all that surprising.

Royal_Assassin
September 22, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 1.750000
Dro'Hizzir    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

A shadow warrior and defender of Pulca.  Keeper of the key to the underground.  Warrior of his great ancestors of Dro’Hizzir.

Almar
August 25, 2003
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.000000
The Traveling Wizard    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

The Traveling Wizard is a man of minor repute. He has made great impacts on a few places and people. Those that know him, know him to be powerful. However, most do not know him, for he travels the world. He seeks experience and knowledge, craves adventure. The journeys of the Traveling Wizard seem to never end.

Melvins Cat
August 19, 2003
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 10 / 3.550000
Melvin    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mystical)

Estranged from his family, Melvin can usually be found sleeping in the back of an ox pulled wagon that is driven by his cat familiar.

Ria Hawk
August 10, 2003
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.333333
Sinnameron    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

Fine artisans are hard to find, and Sinnameron goes out of his way to be even moreso.

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       By: Raptyr

Nine times out of ten, it’s the undead that do the running.

Not strictly animal or vegetable, the Corpse bud is a peculiar individual that shares characteristics from multiple kingdoms and species. In appearance, all corpse buds bear a shape of a large rounded top bud divided into four lateral segments, and a much longer, narrower bottom bud, also divided into four segments. Between the two halves are a set of four radial limbs, rounded on top and flat on the bottom, covered with tiny serrated hooks facing towards the body. In overall size, it’s limbs reach as wide as a spread hand, with the body being as thick as a fist. It is as long as a human hand from top to bottom.

Internally, the top bud of the corpse bud contains a bacteria filled membrane that produces the hydrogen that the corpse bud uses to stay aloft, and a series of fungal gills for the dispersal of spores for reproduction. The lower half of the bud contains a number of fine filaments, as well as a sharp barbed stinger containing a powerful local anaesthesia.

The Corpse Bud mobilizes by inflating its top bud, and steers by rotating its arms rapidly about its body. The corpse bud ordinarily drifts with the wind, orienting towards the scent of recent decay and death. It preys on the recently dead, burrowing the lower bud into the victim, using the anaesthesia in case the victim is dying, and not truly deceased. Once embedded, it releases its filaments into the body, replacing the current nervous system. This gives it full animation of the body, and allows the corpse bud to direct it.

Corpse buds are not a malevolent species, being primarily concerned with breaking down the host body for food, and infecting the reproductive cycle with spores in order to mate with other corpse-bud bodies. To preserve the corpse for this purpose, Corpse buds will seek out dry locations to prevent bacteria from destroying the corpses. This often causes a large number of corpse buds to gather in a single location.

In culture, Corpse buds are used to repair broken spines or degenerative diseases, as the sentient mind will easily overcome the mind of the non-sentient corpse bud. Once infected by a corpse bud, however, removal is usually fatal, and the infected individual cannot reproduce, or risk infecting another. Thus, it is a technique often reserved for the elderly, or a last resort.

Necromancers and other dark sorcerers will often preserve the corpses of their victims magically, and infect them with corpse buds, creating traditional undead as well, so as to seed their lairs with undead both offensive and non, in order to throw their enemies off balance. They will also enslave the rudimentary minds of the corpse buds, and transform the docile things into a plague. There have also been accounts of magically transformed corpse buds with stronger minds and a taste for living flesh, but thus far all accounts are unproven rumors.

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