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by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Jul 06, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: IC News
Topic: Justified Dread
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Justified Dread

[17:30] The Ascendant (Talista Glas) sighs and shakes her head, hoping that just once she didn't need to kill people. That would be nice. but hell, what are the chances... [17:31] Alicia Frakture shakes her head."Where I am from, you fight or you die. I'm holding a lot back as it is." [17:32] Claire...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: City Hall
Topic: Executive Order 38 - Consolidation
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Executive Order 38 - Consolidation

In light of the collapse of the Protectorate's leadership structure, along with their ongoing recruitment problems, they are being re-organized. They will step down to a purely police role in the city. A few metas may be kept on in administrative/leadership roles, but the majority of the force will ...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Celestial City Sim Information
Topic: New event notice coding system
Replies: 0
Views: 31

New event notice coding system

We plan to try diversifying events a little bit more than they have been in the past going forward, and as such I'm putting out this simple coding system for notices, so that people can have a rough idea what to expect of an event before it starts, perhaps basing character selections on what's in st...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Sun Jul 01, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: All clear?
Replies: 0
Views: 38

All clear?

The cultists have been more sparse since the encounter at the mall, and no further public displays have occurred. It seems that all is quiet again... yet a sense of dread continues to spread through the city.

((Next event in the storyline will be this Friday, July 6, starting at 6PM SLT))
by DeuxBlackthorn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: IC News
Topic: The coming madness
Replies: 0
Views: 50

The coming madness

There was an altercation at the mall this evening, believed to have some relation to the odd weather earlier. Five people confirmed dead, a couple dozen more are suspected to be. The person behind it has escaped, though allegedly seriously injured, after issuing ominous warnings about something far ...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: A Minor Oddity
Replies: 1
Views: 96

Re: A Minor Oddity

Changing the first event to Sunday the 24th, still at 5:30 PM SLT
by DeuxBlackthorn
Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: A Minor Oddity
Replies: 1
Views: 96

A Minor Oddity

Cloaks and hoods seem to be in high fashion in the city suddenly, with a number of concealed individuals skulking around in the late evenings. If confronted they seem to simply vanish into the shadows for now, leaving no trace to their identities or purpose... The mystery will begin to clear next Sa...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Roleplay Area
Topic: Opening some minds
Replies: 0
Views: 86

Opening some minds

[13:10] Dr. Ann Eliston checks her dress and hair in her mirror, then slings her purse over her shoulder and pushes through the front door, not entirely comfortable being in the center of a gathering of metas without her thugs and knockout devices... but at least this request might give her a chance...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The Celestial City Government needs you ((OOC))
Replies: 1
Views: 311

The Celestial City Government needs you ((OOC))

We're going to be looking for several people interested in playing some non-meta characters (or extremely low-powered metas that hide their abilities completely) to take on civilian roles in the government. Characters will need to be business owners, activists, or have some other way of making thems...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: The Protectorate
Topic: Open interviews for Chief
Replies: 0
Views: 265

Open interviews for Chief

In light of Hell Guard's resignation without naming a successor, there will be open interviews to determine the best candidate. All interested parties may register their application for the position with the mayor's office within the next 2 weeks. ((Contact Deux Blackthorn, any of Chy's alts, or Leo...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Tue Feb 27, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: The Protectorate
Topic: Arrest Warrant: Yuri (2018-02-18) SERVED
Replies: 3
Views: 306

Re: Arrest Warrant: Yuri (2018-02-18) SERVED

When the command to drop the warrant is put into the system an error code is returned

-Warrant issued by authority of the Mayor's office, cannot be terminated without approval-
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Roleplay Area
Topic: Altering Perceptions
Replies: 0
Views: 203

Altering Perceptions

[01:16] Random subway rider a man strides into the subway purposefully then looks down at his watch and sighs , he taps his foot and looks around , noticing a near by bench he starts towards it pausing only slightly as he notices the person there siting with another sigh he mutters to him self " ugh...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: Roleplay Area
Topic: Wonder Twin powers activated
Replies: 0
Views: 185

Wonder Twin powers activated

[18:04] V: A massive storm erupts through the ruins, the lightning focusing inwards into a ball, then rippling out through the streets, and where it had gathered two figures are left standing. V brushes a bit of dust and ash off her shoulders, then glances around "Damn sis, looks like we're late to ...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Roleplay Area
Topic: Twinkle Twinkle little cataclysm
Replies: 1
Views: 248

Re: Twinkle Twinkle little cataclysm

[18:29] Twinkle chuckles softly as Flare bursts into the chamber "More ants seeking to defy the will of the world? Your failure is a foregone conclusion". Marathon's kick makes the egg crack on impact, nearly shattering it, but when it hits the spinning crystals the egg breaks apart without so much ...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Roleplay Area
Topic: Twinkle Twinkle little cataclysm
Replies: 1
Views: 248

Twinkle Twinkle little cataclysm

After tracking down the source of the crystal dragon attack, a strike force was dispatched to take down the being responsible, facing a grueling battle, but finally succeeding in stopping the ritual that was creating the creatures [17:58] Marathon walks up momentarily glares at the protectorate sign...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: IC News
Topic: Some very dangerous shinies
Replies: 0
Views: 191

Some very dangerous shinies

Several strange creatures made of gemstones were spotted tearing up the industrial district tonight. A group of wardens managed to bring them to a halt after an intense battle with only moderate injuries sustained, though property damage in the area was significant. [18:19] Korume would grin as she ...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare nods "Yeah, think it's time to pull them all in and get the ball rolling with all of this"
by DeuxBlackthorn
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:34 am
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare nods "Yes, that was part of my proposal for the council as well... to ensure that the common people have a fitting voice in the city's development. Each group should be represented so that every side can be heard and weighed, and laws made for the benefit of all rather than just one t...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare arches a brow slightly "And what exactly are you proposing to alter?"
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare sighs "You'd think there would have been off-site electronic backups... another thing to set up once we get it all sorted out. There's no reason to be relying on piles of papers to keep track of such important matters. I already converted everything Timber handed over to electronic fo...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare leans back slightly "Well, the only people he actually released from prison were ones that had already served their sentences while awaiting auction. I do agree where it comes to Strong though, and told Timber as much in my role on the council at the time. I'd like to make a slight re...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 6:25 am
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare laughs softly "You should know that there was much more to it than simply being friends with the right people... there was a series of extraordinary events, and in such cases exceptions can be justified. However, that should be the exception, not a constant thing, and certainly not ju...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 4:30 am
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare chuckles softly "Well, the bank situation we can take some time with... selling it would be a burst of money, but it's a steady income for the city for now. I do agree that more of our meta problems come from unaffiliated wardens, though some of them are very responsible as well, just...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:54 am
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare shakes her head "The government seizing an entire industrial sector like that would be disastrous for the long-term economy, especially while we're still in a developmental phase. We'll have to look at some other options for that, it was downright idiotic when Taggat took over the ban...
by DeuxBlackthorn
Fri Dec 29, 2017 2:12 am
Forum: City Hall
Topic: The New Administration
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Re: The New Administration

Lady Nightmare chuckles "Loosely, but yes... when she returned I'm the one that provided the financing for her to get her affairs back in order and expanded, in exchange for a partnership. As for my time, I run my businesses in a pretty laid back manner most of the time that keeps them from being to...