First emerging after the creation of the world, the "civilized" races were almost anything but - in a world dominated by dangerous behemoths like the Tyrannosaurus, forming bonds and rigorously-defined societies with other humanoids was much less a priority than survival.Whether they were born into this violent world of dinosaurs and other fearsome predators or unexpectedly became a... [click here for more]
Some evils are far more insidious than others - it's easy to point to a rampaging beast and declare it a threat to the people, but truly monstrous evils hide behind authority and legitimacy, controlling the innocent and ignorant from the shadows. These outspoken demagogues offer both safety and tyranny in the same hand. Few will challenge them, and none of those challengers' reputations will survive.... [click here for more]
The roaring of never-ending flames, the crashing of titanic waves, the howling of raging typhoons, the rumbling of moving earth, all of these are sounds familiar to mephits. But while their primordial cousins command the purest aspects of nature, these small imp-like creatures are little bits of elemental runoff fused together and given the breath of life.
Expanding upon the character-building... [click here for more]