cosmic horror Freetext

February 16, 2018
Hits: 152
Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
7 Things About Neo-Geneticism    Systems  (Technical/ Mechanical)   (Specific)

Neo-Geneticism is the Cosmic Era system of belief (and the underlying technology) that the improvement of humanity will not be done by exceptional individuals and lifetime accomplishments, but rather in utero, and through manipulation of the human genome and genetic augmentation

October 1, 2017
Hits: 239
Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.833333
30 Explosive Devices for the Cosmic Era    Items  (Equipment Listing)   (Combat)

Just what it says on the tin

September 27, 2017
Hits: 256
Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.250000
Nihilid    Lifeforms  (Intelligent Species)   (Other)

Appearing as mutilated humanoids with large heads, Nihilids are terrifying to encounter. They are thankfully rare.

August 21, 2017
Hits: 454
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.666667
The Bikini Situation    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Water)

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.

January 16, 2017
Hits: 210
Comments: 0
Ideas: 0
No votes
Y?g?    Systems  (Divine/ Spirit)   (Specific)

A powerful legacy of the Imbrians, an application of arcanotech sophisticated enough to simply be magic.

July 5, 2016
Hits: 1193
Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.500000
The Outer Gods    Lifeforms  (Third Kingdom)   (Space)

There will come a day when mankind discovers the means to leave his solar system, to strike out into the galaxy and the myriad of stars and worlds beyond his own. There will come a great and terrible shock, because beyond that safe border, the galaxy is bright, and full of monsters

July 1, 2016
Hits: 598
Comments: 1
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
Exosomes    Lifeforms  (Third Kingdom)   (Space)

Strange things can be found in deep space, well away from the gravity and nuclear fury of a living star

June 26, 2016
Hits: 748
Comments: 1
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
Placental Simulacra    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Any)

A peculiar sort of horror, a mockery of terrestrial biology

May 15, 2015
Hits: 1230
Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.666667
Encounter 701    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Any)

Log: Encounter 701,Syowa Antarctica

Classification: Keter, magnitude 5

Type: plasmic manifestation

February 21, 2015
Hits: 1452
Comments: 4
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.250000
Downington Sphere    Items  (Other)   (Campaign Defining)

The objective of Operation Flycatcher was to collect samples of aphasic lifeforms for study in a lab. The project was black listed as a failure, with a high rate of personnel loss, and cost overruns.

This was not the truth.

April 25, 2014
Hits: 1345
Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.700000
18 Gifts from Elder Gods, Outer Gods, and Cosmic Horrors    Articles  (Humor/ Editorial)   (Gaming - Genre)

18 gifts laden with madness, tainted with corruption, and otherwise as horrible as they are powerful.

Intended to be a 30, but blessed by Cult of Done

March 25, 2014
Hits: 2043
Comments: 12
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.750000
Star Whale    Lifeforms  (Third Kingdom)   (Space)

Methinks we have hugely mistaken this matter of Life and Death. Methinks that what they call my shadow here on earth is my true substance. Methinks that in looking at things spiritual, we are too much like oysters observing the sun through the water, and thinking that thick water the thinnest of air. Me thinks my body is but the lees of my better being. In fact take my body who will, take it I say, it is not me.”

? Herman Melville, Moby Dick

February 28, 2014
Hits: 1114
Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 4.000000
Encounter 45    Lifeforms  (Unique)   (Other)

Log: Encounter 45, London Arcoplex

Classification: Keter, magnitude 3

Type: Extradimensional Manifestation

Selected Freetext

cosmic horror (13)

Join Now!!

Random Idea Seed View All Idea Seeds

       By: EchoMirage

What if a mage passes his powers on to his firstborn son, and a female mage to her first daughter, leaving the parent POWERLESS? A plain mortal, a sorcerer no longer, all wizardly might gone?
Or: what if a female wizard recieves the power of a mage who sires a child with her? Could lead to promiscuous witches and overly careful mages.

Ideas  ( System ) | June 19, 2004 | View | UpVote 2xp

Creative Commons License
Individual submissions, unless otherwise noted by the author, are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License
and requires a link back to the original.

We would love it if you left a comment when you use an idea!
Powered by Lockmor 4.1 with Codeigniter | Copyright © 2013 Strolen's Citadel
A Role Player's Creative Workshop.
Read. Post. Play.
Optimized for anything except IE.