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The Queen’s Blessing, 111 AR

14 January 111 A.R. Wedding Feast of Their Royal Majesties, King Uther Ambrosius and Queen Igraine mac Rædragan of Albion

  “Tonight, we have all made known to each other our deep desire to unify our fractured and broken Land, and we have agreed to help each other turn that desire for unification into reality.  As Mallory made very clear when you presented him with the Virtues that you will instill in the child I have agreed to bear for Brittanis, your choices and your actions shape our world; your choices and your actions shape the future of Brittanis.


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Festival of Seeds

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Festival of Seeds

In early spring, frost still rimes the window and doors in the morning, but we can feel the promise of a new season in each passing day. Almost imperceptibly, the sun warms, the day lengthens, and the air seems pure and thin as it takes on the scent of freshly turned soil, emerging green, and soft rains. Spring is a time of awakening, of healing and renewal, of the dawning and planting of new ideas. The world seems young and virgin again. Continue reading Festival of Seeds

Character vs Character Actions

  Stories of protagonists vying against each other, competing against one another, and on rare occasion fighting against one another are a staple of Arthurian mythology, the source material Brittanis based upon. From challenges and duels of honor to fighting the Red Knight who blocks the bridge, and finding out the Red Knight was actually a fellow Knight, such actions and deeds are part of the world our game is drawn from. In game, characters have different goals, aims, ambitions and priorities. Especially as the game grows, it’s inevitable that these different character aspects rub up against one another and conflict. Houses, too, have their own beliefs and goals that can cross purposes. Continue reading Character vs Character Actions