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Dozus
February 3, 2014
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Votes: 6 / 4.333333
Jampiri    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

"De Kanaar folk tink all dere gods and medicines are secret. But I live in dese marshes long enough to hear dere gods, whether pointy-ear folk like it or not. I can hear dere comin's and goin's, an' I can make dem see you or skip you as you like."
- Tonis, hillaq of Rakart Village

caesar193
August 9, 2013
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 7 / 4.357143
Lunism    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)
"And Lo; today Alea Waxes, and she shall blesses us. For soon a great change is upon us, for soon our beliefs shall be hallowed! We as a group, we as a people, we as a religion, shall be acknowledged. Our efforts shall no longer be in vain!"

--The Prophet John, Sermon to the Capitol

Shadoweagle
March 26, 2013
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Votes: 9 / 4.666667
The Other Side    Plots  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)
Kovel the fighter sat at the bar table with his sorcerous companion, Errat, and and the roguish woman, Vena. Laughing, they raised their drinks to a succesful heist - they were all much richer after robbing and slaying the fat merchant earlier on the road and were celebrating a job well done. But deeds such as this attract the attention of many people.
Some hours into their night, a woman approached the friends with a friendly smile, "Greetings Kovel. Good eve, Vena and Errat. I wish to have a word with you. Yes, I know your names. We have been watching you for some time, and we like what we see. I am here to offer you a part in something great. And yes; there will be money. You will have power. Come with me; let us talk."


Dossta
October 15, 2012
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Votes: 6 / 3.833333
Othamm, the God of Completion    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

Patron deity of the Cult of Done, Othamm is always working to counter Mathom's influence.

chaoticwaffle
August 26, 2012
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Votes: 2 / 3.250000
Divine One Chrysani    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

"What a pretty place momma." "Yes it was made by the Divine One Chrysani as she died."

Commoners in the Goddess Forest

chaoticwaffle
August 26, 2012
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Votes: 2 / 2.750000
Divine One Hizeel    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

"Checkmate." The crowd looked with awe. The best player in the world beaten second turn. How was it possible.
                                                                                                   Hizeel playing chess champion in the 3rd century

chaoticwaffle
August 24, 2012
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The 9 Divine Ones and 3 Exalted Ones    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

"The 9 Divine One's you ask? 'Ow can ye not know of them? They made e'erythin'. From the tiniest pebble all the way to the high species. "

chaoticwaffle
August 22, 2012
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Votes: 3 / 2.166667
Divine One Kolou    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

"Kolou, oh mighty Divine One I ask of thee to grant me strength in the upcoming battle. To have the strength to stare fear in the eyes and charge courageously into battle."

Praying warrior

Moonlake
July 23, 2012
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Votes: 7 / 3.571429
Setam, the Goddess of Nerves    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

100-word Placeholder God submission no 2

Moonlake
July 6, 2012
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Votes: 5 / 3.300000
Zxtkvf, God of the Unfathomable and Unbelievable    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

A 100-word submission about a Placeholder God

Dossta
June 4, 2012
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.500000
Slys, Die of the Damned    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

When Vegma, Judge of the Dead, was called away to witness Mathom's trial, he left Slys in charge of the recently deceased.  Intended as a simple placeholder, she has come to be something more.

Dragonlordmax
March 1, 2012
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Ideas: 3
Votes: 10 / 4.300000
The Festival of Prataan    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (General)

That very special day when the people try to use up all of the most horrible deaths for the coming year.

MysticMoon
November 28, 2011
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Votes: 5 / 3.800000
30 Gods of Tirexia    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (General)

A sampling of 30 gods, separated into pantheons.

Ted
May 7, 2011
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Incarnate Ascension    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

A fairly blunt, systemic look at The Shattering. For flowery prose, look elsewhere ;)

Mourngrymn
August 22, 2010
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Death And Resurrection    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

Death and Resurrection
Life is commonly difficult, especially for those who choose a life of hardship and adventurous excitement. The cycle of life is never ending and continues its birth, life, death cycle for everyone. With divine aid and assistance, however, at times it can extend this cycle greatly, even halting it for a time. Death is different among nearly all game settings. Please read this with the understanding that it may not fit your particular game setting and style, but is an alternative.

Pariah
December 2, 2009
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The Canticles of the Damned    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)


"Fear not this new night, my brothers, the terrors of an everlasting darkness are as nothing when compared to the darkness in Man's heart.  For, who among you knows what Man might do when Hunger sleeps in his bed and Famine is his child's only playmate?" --Prelude

Scrasamax
November 24, 2008
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Votes: 6 / 4.500000
Totemos    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (General)

A Totemos is a spirit or little god strongly associated with a human group, organization, or urban location.

MoonHunter
March 27, 2008
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The Rite of the Children    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (General)

The Rite of Children is a beautiful service. The children practice their parts for a month under the tutalage of the local priests. Then they will sing, recite, and pray for their parents and the sults of the congregation.

Siren no Orakio
January 19, 2008
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The Six Who Are    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Defining)

Consisting of the most fundamental concepts of the universe, the Six are the deities upon which all other things rest. Their very existence and interaction defines the world.

Chaosmark
November 1, 2007
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The Sacred Seven    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (General)

The precepts of the Triguian faith, passed down from generation to generation. What not to do.

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In the Middle Ages, and even up to the early twentieth century, most of Europe's executioners were related: the Sansons and Deiblers in France, the Pierrepoints in England, etc. The reason for this was that, it generally not being socially acceptable to, well, kill people, executioners and their children could, generally, only marry other executioners or their children.
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