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Horror on the Orient Express, Prologue: the Haunting, Part 2

Posted by maglaurus , 19 February 2018 · 9 views

Edelmiro Cervantes - Spanish-born Occultist touring Britain.
Dr. Klauss Fischer - German-born Psychiatrist, disciple of Jung. (player absent)
Flora Bianchin - Italian Nurse and Midwife, saw the Great War up close.
Mikhail Sokolov - Exiled Russian Aristo-turned-Criminal.
Viktor Gruzinsky - Bolshevik Spy posing as Exiled Russian Aristo.
Lavinia Wray - Engli...


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Horror on the Orient Express, Prologue: the Haunting

Posted by maglaurus , 08 February 2018 · 68 views

Characters:
Edelmiro Cervantes - Spanish-born Occultist touring Britain.
Dr. Klauss Fischer - German-born Psychiatrist, disciple of Jung.
Flora Bianchin - Italian Nurse and Midwife, saw the Great War up close.
Mikhail Sokolov - Exiled Russian Aristo-turned-Criminal.
Viktor Gruzinsky - Bolshevik Spy posing as Exiled Russian Aristo. In September of 192...


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Brian McNaughton's Seelura

Posted by maglaurus , 04 August 2014 · 1,413 views

Below is my interpretation of the lands and kingdoms represented in Brian McNaughton's weird fantasy anthology The Throne of Bones . My understanding is McNaughton himself never created a map for his world because he felt it would limit him creatively and I have yet to find any example of the world of Seelura translated into an rpg format. I'm hoping to g...


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Surreal Visions (Session 3, Finale)

Posted by maglaurus , 21 November 2012 · 259 views

Investigators
Clayton Brady: 30-year-old Private Investigator (ex-Beat Cop) (Drive: Duty)
Lilliane Keane: 26-year-old Dilettante & Field Researcher at Miskatonic University (Drive: Thirst for Knowledge)
Dr. Phinias Chilton: 55-year-old Medical Professor at Miskatonic University (Drive: Antiquarianism)
Nikolas Hathorne: 32-year-old Rare Book Dealer (Drive:...


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Surreal Visions (Session 2)

Posted by maglaurus , 01 November 2012 · 293 views

Clayton Brady: 30-year-old Private Investigator (ex-Beat Cop) (Drive: Duty)
Lilliane Keane: 26-year-old Dilettante & Field Researcher at Miskatonic University (Drive: Thirst for Knowledge)
Dr. Phinias Chilton: 55-year-old Medical Professor at Miskatonic University (Drive: Antiquarianism)
Nikolas Hathorne: 32-year-old Rare Book Dealer (Drive: Thirst for Kn...


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Surreal Visions (Session 1)

Posted by maglaurus , 17 October 2012 · 255 views

Investigators
Clayton Brady: 30-year-old Private Investigator (ex-Beat Cop) (Drive: Duty)
Lilliane Keane: 26-year-old Dilettante & Field Researcher at Miskatonic University (Drive: Thirst for Knowledge)
Dr. Phinias Chilton: 55-year-old Medical Professor at Miskatonic University (Drive: Antiquarianism)

December 4th, 1934:
The latest chapter in the invest...


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Rites of Tantalus (Session 4) Finale

Posted by maglaurus , 07 October 2012 · 391 views

Investigators:
Sgt. Clayton Brady: 30-year-old Uniformed Police Officer with Arkham PD (Drive: Duty)
Nikolas Hathorne: 32-year-old Rare Book Dealer (Drive: Thirst for Knowledge)
Emanuel "Manny" Bolivar: 32-year-old Honorably Discharged Military Officer (Drive: Revenge)*
Lilliane Keane: 26-year-old Field Researcher at Miskatonic University (Drive: Thirst f...


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The Rites of Tantalus (Session 3)

Posted by maglaurus , 03 October 2012 · 321 views

Investigators:
Sgt. Clayton Brady: 30-year-old Uniformed Police Officer with Arkham PD (Drive: Duty)
Nikolas Hathorne: 32-year-old Rare Book Dealer (Drive: Thirst for Knowledge)
Emanuel "Manny" Bolivar: 32-year-old Honorably Discharged Military Officer (Drive: Revenge)*
Lilliane Keane: 26-year-old Field Researcher at Miskatonic University (Drive: Thirst f...


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The Rites of Tantalus (Session 2)

Posted by maglaurus , 24 September 2012 · 358 views

Investigators
Sgt. Clayton Brady: 30-year-old Uniformed Police Officer with Arkham PD (Drive: Duty)*
Bertrand Ingstrum: 46-year-old Con-Artist & Traveling Salesman (Drive: Curiosity)
Helen Francois: 32-year-old Graduate Student & Parapsychologist (Drive: Scholarship)
Nikolas Hathorne: 32-year-old Rare Book Dealer (Drive: Thirst for Knowledge)
Emanuel "Ma...


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The Rites of Tantalus (Session 1)

Posted by maglaurus , 17 September 2012 · 442 views

I'd like to start by conveying my thanks to Yog-Sothoth members AncientHistory and EdwardPickman, who endured multiple hours of chat conversation as I planned the following original scenario--which saw a number of variations before I arrived at this one. I was genuinely surprised by how much my players argued over the motive of the accused as well as whe...