In many cases, the local people will not co-operate in providing information about criminals or those who are on the run. Here are seven reasons why they either won't or can't help track a wanted person or group down.
The AFEC is the colonial and scientific branch of the Atlantic Federation Navy
"Here lies a peasant child scarred by the heat of battle.
Fighting not for glory but because he just wanted to live,
His despairation led him to victory."
~ Carved on the ornate stone doors leading to the large tomb.
Singularity is the mother of the Prophecy Elemental race.
A very difficult puzzle which requires knowledge in simple leet speak to solve. It might take a while to figure out as you have to rearrange letters and numbers to form a sentence.
You are suddenly awakened but something is very wrong. You are underwater. Breaking the surface and gasping for breath you see your sailing vessel is merely splinters in the sea and a great Kraken thrashes overhead. You see land in the distance, but, can you make the swim?
A puzzle that requires knowledge of the PGP Word List to complete. It is impossible without knowing this information. VERY COMPLEX! NOT FOR BEGINNERS!
Born entirely from the Witch Freetext Challenge
Historically, most tombs known to have grave goods in them were robbed soon after the dead person was laid to rest. So why has the tomb that your group of adventurers broken into not already suffered this fate?
7 Generic types of witches for the Kill All Witches setting
A 'trash golem' created by witches in the Kill All Witches setting
A psilogist is a man who studies witches and witchcraft in the Kill All Witches setting
A foe intended to be used in a Witch Hunter or Kill All Witches type game
This is a system of classification that admittedly I shamelessly copied from TES (The Elder Scrolls). It sorts traps and puzzles into four categories known in TES as The Four Tests. Examples of each that I made myself are included.
And then, Everything changed...
A graph theory based puzzle for a Shadowrun Setting.
An ornate longsword that is easy to use but also reminds the wielder of its use.
Some people drink potions without checking what they are, and this can have many unwanted consequences that can range from funny to fatal.
Seven types of wood, some of which are very useful for building things of splendour, others which have few uses.
Where does your character live? A house? Townhouse? Apartment? Trailer?
Atheists and agnostics get a jolt when one or more deities make an appearance, and take a direct interest in things. It is hard to deny the existence of gods when one has met them face to face.