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Ekleksikon Vastlands

Govern Nancy

UVG • VotBO • Mythos • Culture Isolated by the High Drifts from the surrounding Vast, the Vusil Jupanies preserve their archaic cultures within limpid spheres of glimmering oldtech interfields. The thirteen surviving Jupanies…Continue readingGovern Nancy

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Iksir

UVG • Red Sky • Mythos • Techné Stone of life. Spirit of the word. Source encoded in matter. Substance of creation. First and last thing. There are over 10,000 names in the common…Continue readingIksir

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Lord Tomorrow’s Children

UVG • VotBO • Mythos “I don’t want to be a crumbling, crumbling, crumbling castle.” —King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Crumbling Castle, Polygondwanaland (2017) But It Was a God A green mound rose…Continue readingLord Tomorrow’s Children

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Ekleksikon Seacat Vastlands

Vechs (vehicular biomechanisms)

UVG • Vastlands • Fauna Vech | \vɛk\ 1. A domesticated or feral biomachine large enough to carry people or cargo. 2. Any substantial, autonomous means of transportation. Including large transport golems, neo-elephants, drone…Continue readingVechs (vehicular biomechanisms)

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Dry Brothers

UVG • Red Sky • Mythos • Ebét Three mummified wyrms mark the three frontiers of Ebét. Tremendous, dozen-legged serpentine dragons, the elder brothers of the Living God. They all failed in the face…Continue readingDry Brothers

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Naga King

Red Sky • Mythos • Ebét Legendary hero of the Ebéteen wandering from the Eclipsed Lands, who accepted the ancestors’ gift-curse and became a mile-long snake to protect his people on their journey through…Continue readingNaga King

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Clockwork God, Faith of the

UVG • Red Sky • Mythos • Plot An archaic mystery cult preaches an underlying mechanical logic to the unfolding of the universe. It encourages humans to ascend to the machine, abandoning emotion and…Continue readingClockwork God, Faith of the

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Eclipsed Lands

• UVG • Red Sky • Ebéteen • Mythos • Destination • Mythical lands plunged into perpetual darkness by the death of the Ebéteen’s old Solar Deity. Rumours of the Eclipsed Lands Above the…Continue readingEclipsed Lands

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Occultation, The

• UVG • Red Sky • Ebéteen • Mythos • The death of the old Solar Deity of the Ebéteen is often called the Occultation. In popular Second Circle legend, it is one of…Continue readingOccultation, The

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Grand Celestial Collapse

• UVG • Red Sky • Mythos • History • Far ago, long away, before even grammar reigned, a semi-mythical dark age saw the disappearance of great civilizations. The Transparent Union of the Shtrakha,…Continue readingGrand Celestial Collapse