Maia... it was supposed to be Earth's sister planet, but instead, Project Infinity delivered us to a world that knows only war.
Metody is the sobriquet of Kylie Monroe, a shadowrunner and street samurai
Neon Bunny is the sobriquet of one Samantha Powers, a hacker and cybernetics specialist freelancer
Appearing as mutilated humanoids with large heads, Nihilids are terrifying to encounter. They are thankfully rare.
Also known as the Plain of Storms, the Tomb of Taranis, the Graveyard of Thunder, and other colorful names
Keep your orphaned assassins, prophetic dragoons, and world cracking magi.
Lightning elementals are rare, the conditions required for a bolt of lightning to become self sustaining and self aware are very unusual and uncommon. As such, artificial elementals far outnumber wild ones.
The IronCorps is a multinational security company frequently employed by celebrities, corporate BODs, and other high profile non-government VIPs.
Orders within the Guild of Adventurers-Upon-Return (GoAuR)
The industrial colony of Tetropolis was founded as a cybernetic research and production center, designing and producing robots and autons for the Atlantic Federation Lunar State. ElectraCorp was to be the controlling corporation. Things didn't go as planned.
To Infinity, and Beyond
motto of Project Infinity
oft eliciting nervous laughter, the Bikini Situation involves not bathing suit bottoms, but rather a problem that arose from the bottom of the Bikini atoll in the Pacific. It is a serious issue for the Pacific Rim Coalition.
A primitive sibling of EDS, Electromagnetic Sensitivity is a rare affliction that grew to prevalence in the late Petroleum Era, and persists into the Cosmic Era. What was formerly a psychosomatic form of hypochondria is a recognized, and paradoxically, officially discredited disease.
Built in secret, housed in secret offworld docks, and funded out of black budget slush funds, the Infinity class exploration ship is a marvel of technology.
Also known as the SHT Division, it is a very small counter-intelligence and special forces task force attached to Nippon's premiere military contractor, To'a Heavy Industries.
A shuddering heap of corpses and rotting soil, Logeko the Vile is a demon of of death and decomposition
Also known as Ghost Wasps
Created ages ago, the Tower of Malice is a repository of evil, cursed artifacts, and the souls of the wicked
Catharsis is the act of purging stress and tension. Most commonly used in psychiatric diagnosis, it is also demonstrated to absolute effect in the movie The Purge.
The Anti-Crime Computer is the core of law enforcement and peacekeeping in the Cosmic Era.
If thrown into a moat or a ditch, they react with water to make an area of ground a foot wide and solid enough to walk on rise from the bottom. If eaten-well, the body of the one who ate one of them is a real mess. Used to storm moats and forge rivers, streams and ditches. Must be kept dry until used.