Destiny's Price (Mage: The Ascension) by Phil Brucato, Forrest Black, Beth Ficschi, Amelia G.,

By Phil Brucato, Forrest Black, Beth Ficschi, Amelia G., Stephen Long, Jaymi Wiley

The Test

The rainy road reflected the neon and the darkish both, impassively. At my ft, one other lifestyles. I swallowed, knelt, felt her faltering pulse. I caressed her cheek. A caress just like the angel of dying. My throat tightened: Why do I remain? as though in reaction, the death lady whispered, "Hold me."

"At what cost such power?" requested Siehchang. And back: "At what cost such knowledge?"

I was once silent. How might I respond?

"Indeed," he stated, "who can solution totally to destiny's price?"

- Kiki Siehchang, Verbena grasp, from the The Dialogues of Siehchang and Ortega
The Price

The streets supply never-ending questions. This booklet, besides the fact that, holds many solutions for the Gothic-Punk troupe. inside its pages, avid gamers and Storytellers will locate characters, settings, new principles, highway apparatus, and a few harsh truths concerning the city nightmare, including:

A guided journey of the streets via person who is familiar with them.

Dozens of characters, settings and guns, plus information about geared up legal groups.

Source fabric for Mage, Vampire, Werewolf, Wraith or even Changeling.

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It is a week of thanksgiving for surviving the winter, and of hope for the year ahead. Harvest Feast, on the autumnal equinox, is another week of hard work in the fields, storing the harvest in cellars and barns, and preserving food for the winter. Depending on the harvest, there may be feasts and music at night. Iomedae This young goddess sees a number of holidays related to her worship. Some, like First Crusader Day in Mendev on 6 Arodus, are not technically her holidays, though many offer her praise on this day commemorating the battle against the Worldwound.

Cayden Cailean Naturally, the god of wine and ale’s devotees spend much of their time praising their god in their own special way, but three days in particular stand out for them: Merrymead, Ascension Day, and First Brewing. Merrymead, held on 2 Calistril, is the faith’s answer to the winter’s overwhelming gloom. The faithful gather logs and throw them on a communal fire, and (as might be expected) break out their stores of alcohol to help fight cabin fever. They tell stories and jokes, share in friendly competitions, and drive back the season’s bleakness by filling their hearts with laughter once again.

Weapons Against Evil (Iomedae) School transmutation; Level cleric 1, inquisitor 1, paladin 1 Casting Time 1 standard action 29 ® ™ Social Religious Holidays Faith is not simply about marking the time between church services. For the faiths of purity especially, it’s about building community, sharing in the gods' works, and joining together with your fellow faithful to celebrate the things in life that you hold dear. While every faith has different priorities and different values, all hold an appreciation for the finer moments of existence, and celebrate these days with joy and vigor.

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