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Scrasamax
September 5, 2014
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Glassenheim Foundation    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (Trans World)

The Glassenheim Foundation is a relict of the Petroleum Era, a technological hold out and a holder of terrible secrets.

caesar193
December 2, 2012
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The Noble Expertise of Creating the Remaining Organism    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (Regional)

The Noble Expertise of Creating the Remaining Organism is a gentlemen's club. People who don't belong call it the Noble Expertise, or perhaps the Expertise, but the people in the club call themselves necromancers, and the club itself N.E.C.R.O.

Scrasamax
October 8, 2012
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Black Hospitals    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

Not a racially segregated hospital, but rather the Private Medical Complex

axlerowes
September 25, 2012
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Thirty Punchlines to Dwarven Dirty Jokes    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (Regional)

Hi Ho, Hi Ho....not included

Scrasamax
May 30, 2012
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Gadreel & Mastema Corporation    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (Regional)

The G&M, or GaMa Corp, not to be confused with the larger GM corporation.

Scrasamax
October 21, 2011
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Votes: 1 / 4.000000
Melpomene's Espers    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

Melpomene's Espers? Ha! Let me know how that goes, and after that let me know when you find Atlantis and Jimmy Hoffa!

Forganthus
May 18, 2010
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The Madness of Avool    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

How a disgruntled con man managed to kill hundreds, become a saint among death cults, and create plagues of monsters.  All by writing a pamphlet.

Pieh
October 22, 2007
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Votes: 5 / 3.100000
The Minotaurs    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

Half-Man, Half-Bull? Surely you’re joking. But if it’s Dungeon Crawling you need to do there’s nobody better than The Minotaurs.

Scrasamax
August 24, 2006
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Ideas: 7
Votes: 6 / 4.750000
The K'tonian Hegemony    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (Trans World)

The legacy of K’ton can be seen in the spinning gear, in the spring, in the sliding weight, and in the wonderous ships that glide through the air.

Murometz
July 22, 2006
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Pooskers    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

A peculiar guild of specialists. "Flick your ticks, slice your lice, squeeze your fleas."

Siren no Orakio
March 2, 2006
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Votes: 6 / 4.583333
Clan Ironspirit    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

A powerful clan of blacksmiths, Clan Ironspirit is well known as the single best source for forged goods of any metal throughout the world. Many a legendary artifact has been born underneath their hammers, however, their price is almost never something so simple as mere gold.

MoonHunter
November 6, 2005
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Votes: 3 / 4.166667
The Royal Geographical Order    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

The Royal Geographical Order is a Learned Society representing geographers and explorers. It was founded over one hundred and fifty years ago for the advancement of geographical science and knowledge (of the known and unknown world) and has been among the most active of the learned societies ever since. The largest geographical society in the world, and one of the largest learned societies as well. It now operates on a regional, national and international scale.

MoonHunter
November 2, 2005
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Order of Priori Historicus    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

The Order is about the past. It is a collection of people who love history, ancient times, and artifacts of the past. Only people who are really interested in past should be members. A passing interest is not enough. One must be dedicated to the past to be invited into this organization.

MoonHunter
October 28, 2005
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Silver Stars (and The Hand)    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

The Silver Stars are the premiere healing organization in the Known World. They possess powerful healing magics and tangible medical skills. However, things are often not what they would seem, especially when a secret Orb of Corvus involved.

Shadoweagle
October 28, 2005
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Guild of the unblinking eye    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (World Wide)

An Order created in ancient times built upon the concept of “Knowledge is Power”. They are the ultimate power.

CaptainPenguin
October 28, 2005
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Societies, Guilds, and Groups    Society/ Organizations  (Knowledge/Lore)   (Trans World)

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Fear the Gods

       By: manfred

Culture/Religion: based on fear and respect. Gods are very dangerous creatures, sometimes friendly, often not. Temples are the way to make contact with them... if not easier, then at least more concentrated in one place. Were it not for the temples, gods could be running amok among the people. Therefore, mortals have to keep the gods close to temples, entertained and worshipped. It doesn't make the bad ones any friendlier, though (and is no guarantee some won't go on trips now and then). Still, there have to be priests that are hardy men, able to survive the rigours of their position, get a sufficient number of worshippers to make the gods feel important enough, and mediate the contact between mortals and immortals.

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