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The Osmic Sword

∴ An Eightfold Force∴ The door falls closed behind you, not with the sepulchral thud you might expect from such a portal, but with barely a whisper. It is as if the empty, unfinished cathedral sucks the sound from everything – the door, your… Continue Reading “The Osmic Sword”

The Thorneyisle Sword

∴ A Certain Poise ∴ The sun streaming through the clear glass window is too hot on your maille-coifed neck. The crack between stone flags wears hard on your knee, and your upper arms ache from holding their pious position, palms upraised to the… Continue Reading “The Thorneyisle Sword”

The Braznaz Sword

∴ A Brazen Treasure∴ As daylight gives way to echoing dark and the swaying glow of your head torch, you fill your lungs with familiar, dank, iron-rich air and smile. The tomb is becoming a second home to you. Tracing one hand along the… Continue Reading “The Braznaz Sword”

The Tempelridarren Arming Sword

∴ An Unbowed Legacy ∴ Shoulders back. Feet together. Eyes forward. Crush the nervous urge to giggle. Breathe. You thought this morning would never come – the first day of your long-fabled training. But even here, heart pounding in the dusty yard as the… Continue Reading “The Tempelridarren Arming Sword”

The Brytengrund Arming Sword

∴ A Demanding Presence ∴ The blade that the monk holds out to you is broad – broader than any you’ve seen before. A fierce triangular jag extending from a graceful blackened crossguard, the immense faceted wheel of a pommel perched above. You hesitate,… Continue Reading “The Brytengrund Arming Sword”