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Storyguides and other Scion players have the whole range of our world’s myths, legends, and folktales to draw on for inspiration.

Gods and Heroes, bound by Fate to live up to the personas created by their actions, find themselves reenacting old tales in new ways. As they do, they give new life to their myths and make even the most ancient of them meaningful in the modern World.

Ideally, this is also what players do when they look at those myths: find the elements they feel are significant and try to answer the question, “What would it look like if it happened now?”

Making History Modern is Storyteller advice designed for use with Scion: Origin Second Edition and Scion: Hero Second Edition.

This PDF is part of the “Storypath Tasty Bits” program, where every month in 2022 Onyx Path offers a small product that ties into one of its Storypath games.

Also available from Onyx Path Publishing:

DemigodScion Second Edition Book Three: Demigod

The Gods made your World, and one way or another, they made you. Every God was once mortal. You stand at the threshold of humanity and divinity and cross over into the lands beyond the World. As the Titans rattle their cages, and you confront your own mortality, you live your myth, and you shed your mortality. Win or lose, the people will speak of your Legend forever more.

Scion: Demigod presents the next stage in a Scion’s evolution with new pantheons, expanding upon setting elements and systems, and giving Storyguides and players a guide for massive setpiece fights in the Storypath system. It also gives guidance on how to play through the requisite Milestones to reach Godhood and claim your character’s birthright. 

This book includes:

  • Divinity dice, collateral damage rules, and Dominion Boons to showcase your character’s power
  • Demigod-level expansions for Birthrights
  • Five new pantheons — Mesopotamian, Incan, Polynesian, Slavic, and Mongolian, all suitable for parentage of your Scion
  • Storyguiding advice on how to play the ascent to apotheosis and becoming a God
 
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July 2nd, 2022
An absolutely tremendous work that manages to accomplish three very important things in a very short amount of time: 1) Provide Storyguides with inspiration for how to use the "All Myths Are True" framework. It's not merely that t [...]
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July 1st, 2022
A very insightful and thoughtful look into the nature of stories, and plenty of good advice on how to look for and collect the story elements for remixing them for your Scion games. Would recommend for all Storyguides, and for anybody who likes playing [...]
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