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axlerowes
October 29, 2016
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Fainter Stars: The Sorraba System    Locations  (Regional)   (Space)

"I keep my sanity tied to my hip with very thin thread. Somedays when I am pushing through the throngs of people all staring at tiny screens in their heads or in their hands I start feel that thread slipping. On those days I know that my only salvation is docked at the spaceport. My savior is not some luxury liner or high speed transport filled with perfectly balanced environments and a history of 'punctuality'. This man's spaceport messiah is more often than not a century old craft whose airlock is caked with the mud of a hundred worlds, with a computer programed in a dead language and a captain that makes his living looking for the slimmest trade margins in the most distant stars. When I sign on to the crew of such a craft I feel my thread of sanity tighten. I know that when we break through that blue ceiling we will be passing the soul crushing civilized worlds and heading for the fainter stars."

-J. Mitchell Overnantuck, Unlicensed Jump Drive Navigator

axlerowes
October 13, 2016
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Votes: 4 / 3.625000
Bull. Bear and Dragon Markets    Locations  (City)   (Any)

The Gold Standard

Cheka Man
October 7, 2016
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.600000
7 Canyons    Locations  (Area)   (Mountains)

Seven twisty canyons for the PCs to pass through and explore on their way to carry out their main quest.

Scrasamax
August 31, 2016
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Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.500000
The Wastelands    Locations  (World)   (Any)

The Wastelands of the Cosmic Era

Scrasamax
August 14, 2016
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
Holy City of Enoch    Locations  (Fortification)   (Desert)

The techno-fortress of the Brotherhood of the Land of Nod, and the heart of their organization

Scrasamax
July 4, 2016
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.500000
The Orcish Arena    Locations  (Establishment)   (Plains)

The orcs love bloodsports, everyone knows that. If you go deep enough into their lands, you will find their favorite entertainment is the Talbar, the arena.

Scrasamax
June 30, 2016
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 1
Votes: 3 / 3.833333
Estuary Tower    Locations  (Fortification)   (Water)

A semi mobile fortress placed in the mouths of rivers, bays, and other bodies of water up to several miles off shore

Siren no Orakio
April 4, 2016
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 8 / 4.250000
The Valley of Shifting Shadow    Locations  (Other)   (Tundra/ Arctic)

Far, far to the south, where east and west meet and become north, there is a valley, carven not by the slow slide of the world's rocky skin over her firey heart, but rather the wind and water have carven it, deep and narrow, folding away from the sun. Here, at its deepest depths, the Light never reaches. Here, at the top of the bottom of the world, lies the place which Shadow and Darkness have dedicated to themselves.

falcon
March 30, 2016
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The Old City    Locations  (Ruins)   (Any)

The first rule of surviving in Leen: Never enter the Old City but in day and with a holy symbol and every talismand you can carry

Scrasamax
March 10, 2016
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.750000
Places to go in the Cosmic Era Solar System    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Space)

Places to go in the Cosmic Era solar system

Scrasamax
January 20, 2016
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Comments: 0
Ideas: 0
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Gas Farm    Locations  (TransWorld)   (Other)

Resource harvesting operations in the clouds of gas giant planets

Scrasamax
January 20, 2016
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Comments: 0
Ideas: 0
No votes
Stanford Torus    Locations  (City)   (Space)

Designed in 1975, the Stanford Torus is a basic space station layout also known as a wagon wheel

valadaar
January 19, 2016
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.750000
Infernal Forge    Locations  (Other)   (Underground)

Few know of this place, and far fewer know of its location. This is a good thing, for nothing wholesome comes from here.

Scrasamax
December 31, 2015
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.166667
Podvadom    Locations  (City)   (Water)

Also known as aquastats or hydrostations, the submersible cities of the Eurasian Alliance

Scrasamax
December 30, 2015
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 3.500000
7 Post Apocalyptic Locations in the Cosmic Era    Locations  (Area)   (Any)

In the Cosmic Era, there is one thing that has grown with the advent of arcanotech and hypertech, the gap between the wealthy and destitute. While nations are building space stations and starting terraforming projects on other planets, there are large sections of planet Earth that are still post apoc era.

Dossta
December 3, 2015
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.875000
The Heart of Winter    Locations  (Area)   (Tundra/ Arctic)

Perhaps you've heard of Winter's Gem, and of the tragic fate of the Lady Karina. And perhaps not. It is, after all, a tale unspeakably old. Yet the Earth does not forget, and those of us who guard it do not wither...

Nine thousand years she has slumbered, while Winter diminished. So obsessed was He in her care, that He allowed Summer to run unchecked. His power dwindled, and Summer grew. There is a great unbalance in the world, young ones. One that I fear will break the back of the Earth itself, if not addressed. Winter must return. It is the Way.

Skull
November 28, 2015
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Comments: 9
Ideas: 1
Votes: 7 / 4.142857
Ghost Wail Pass    Locations  (Area)   (Mountains)

The road ahead is of the dead
So travelers take heed
And lightly tread o'er those that bled
For lands and kings and greed.
The victor spared no man that dared
To try and take his throne.
So thus he paved a road that's made
Of vanquished soldiers' bones.
The road ahead is full of dread
So travelers beware
And tarry not lest you be caught
By the echoes of despair.
For the road beneath your wandering feet
Of dead men once so brave,
Will clutch and grab and wrench and drag
You to an early grave.

Scrasamax
November 21, 2015
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.250000
Amnesia City    Locations  (World)   (Other)

Paradigm City

Mageek
November 15, 2015
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 3.750000
The Beaches of Snæfellsjökull    Locations  (Area)   (Tundra/ Arctic)

A real-world location fit for filling out your adventure; where norse icelandic fishermen suffered unthinkable conditions throughout frigid winters to harvest the fruits of the ocean.

Scrasamax
September 27, 2015
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.625000
Looking Up, Life from the Geofront    Locations  (Neighborhoods)   (Underground)

When you live at the bottom, the only thing you have is to look up. If you're lucky you can see the lights of the great towers and the stars. If you're like most people, you just look at concrete. But the stars and lights are still up there.

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Hooper McFin's Two Shot Portal

       By: dudeington

Now, this ol' ramblin fellow tends to walk his talk a bit too far down the train sometimes.. So I'll be brief in my recantin' of how it was my Tavern "came to bein'" on the multiverse as a weave of it's own spell.. And how I'm even alive to tell the story!

You see it's simple really, trust me.. that's my specialty, keepin it elementary. And you can trust this old Bard.

Anyway, this one night these wizards get a ramblin' on about the temporal exististance of space and time and how it could be manifested in a weave of super dimensional space. whereupon the folded space would give rise to an infinite number of entrances and exits to one or many spaces. Now, seein' how my talkin' sometimes get's locked into the way us folks used to talk back in the ol' west. These wizards didn't know I was a master of the word. and I had heard everything they said. They were also a bit over the wagon, while I was steerin' the show.

So that's how it came to pass, I struck a bargain with the wizards. They come to me in the morning and conjure up their idea into reality and I'd pledge them my life, my existance.. in essence my soul. but in a much nicer sense of the word. So they came by in the morning a half remembering our talks the prior evenin'. And I recanted their words verbatum, and that's how it came to be. The spell was complete that afternoon. My tavern would be the super dimensional cube that would exist in this weave of space and time, folks could come and go as they please, knowin in mind some of the rules and limitations set forth.

A few of 'em as follows.

No feller can be causin a ruckus inside any of my fine establishments, as always rule number one god damnit.

n' second the portal works kinda tricky. When ya outside ya cast the spell and lend your will to luck a bit and regardless the doors to the bar will appear, the windows a luminescent amber.. you can hear the chattee but ya can't see in. And the catch is the door might be locked, in which case you chalk it up to lady luck and go walk off and try again in an hour. Now most times the door pops right open and from the outside you always come in the front door, immediately greeted by myself or one of our many fine patrons of Hooper McFin's Ale & Steakhouse.

Now when ya cast the spell from inside the Tavern, another catch comes up. The back door is mainly a secret for the non-initiated staff and the regulars but for sake of the prose let's assume we all know there's a secret door in the back with a portal there. Now when you go on through this one, you got two scenario's you oughta be aware of. One is ya pop outside relative to the same spot you came out. The other is, you walk back on into this one or another of our many Hooper McFin's Ale & Steakhouse.

so it's a clever quantum railroad I got my tavern and my people's caught on. But, Hey the show's sure as always goin. ohhh' rutin tootin skidoodle -

** And that's it.. that's the only notes I found on the spell, apparently out there somewhere is a Tavern caught on the mighty ebb and flow of the multiverse. Well. at least I can put to rest my torment as to the condition now referred to as "Hooper McFin's Teleportation Paranoia".

Dr. Clarke T. Mulligan - Professional researcher of Time & Space.

Hooper McFin's Ale & Steakhouse

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