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Scrasamax
7 Futures Without Children By: Scrasamax

One of the conflicts facing the Cosmic Era is the population base, and how to deal with a collapsed human population without causing another population boom, itself triggering another series of disasters like the Resource Wars

by Scrasamax
25xp
89 views
Scrasamax
Social Justice Code of 2054 By: Scrasamax

Many consider the passing of the Social Justice Code in 2054 to be the turning point of the Petroleum Era's middle period to end period.

by Scrasamax
65xp
2 replies
1203 views
hylandpad
The Biv By: hylandpad

A scholar and his student sat in the garden, drinking wine, breaking bread and pondering.

And so the student asked the scholar "O' great and wise Master please answer to me this; what word should describe the practice every man and every woman should do at all times?"

With no hesitance, the scholar replied "O' learned disciple, 'Reciprocity' is the word ye seek."

- The Biv, Tome of Life, The Ethical Collections (6), Parable 32

by hylandpad
95xp
5 replies
2738 views
Murometz
30 Divine Concepts By: Murometz

After Buddha died, his shadow was still shown for centuries in a cave—a tremendous, gruesome shadow. God is dead; but given the way of man, there may still be caves for thousands of years in which his shadow will be shown. And we—we still have to vanquish his shadow, too.

-Frederick Nietzsche

by Murometz
495xp
31 replies
9980 views
7 HoHs
B9anders
World Orders in Éran By: B9anders

Although many tend to see the world as driven by power and money, there are many other forces at work in fantasy world to make the driving forces of the world more varied.

by B9anders
65xp
2 replies
3199 views
Scrasamax
Low Sorcery By: Scrasamax

In too many games, role-playing takes a back seat to Kewl Powerz, a tag given to the multitude of spell lists, special abilities, and innate powers claimed by a character. Many times this is a problem of munchkins, or blowing up stuff becoming more important in a game than role-playing though alternate personas.

by Scrasamax
270xp
30 replies
28375 views
2 HoHs
ephemeralstability
The Carycian Calendar By: ephemeralstability

The Carycian calendar has been adopted by many countries since its invention by the Blue Monk, Frezzi Alberto, in the year 1. It evolved from the wonderment Alberto felt for the natural cycles and his attempts to understand and predict them.

by ephemeralstability
85xp
9 replies
5650 views
Mourngrymn
Tenets of Shadow By: Mourngrymn

When one views a knight from afar thoughts of chivalry and deeds of heroic good flood the mind of the youthful and dreamers. But what does it mean when someone takes those same ideals and alter them to a darker view? When the thought of chivalry of light is replaced with a code of darkness? The Tenets of Shadows prevail.

by Mourngrymn
180xp
8 replies
7099 views
1 HoH
Mourngrymn
Tenets of Knighthood By: Mourngrymn

When one views a knight from afar thoughts of chivalry and deeds of heroic good flood the mind of the youthful and dreamers. But what does it take to gain that title? What is it to follow the code of all knights? The Tenets of Knighthood determine that.

by Mourngrymn
120xp
6 replies
6264 views