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Scrasamax
Abnegator By: Scrasamax

An Abnegator is a synth or augmented human who has had the misfortune of being fitted with an emotion radiator

by Scrasamax
98xp
3 replies
270 views
Scrasamax
The August Emperor of Jade By: Scrasamax

Tsang Wuqiong, the August Emperor of Jade, the Infinite King

by Scrasamax
50xp
1 reply
1983 views
Moonlake
Lore of Legendary Chinese Spears By: Moonlake

A collection of lores about legendary Chinese spears (as opposed to the weapons themselves) from actual history and folklore (no. 5 in my Chinse lore Codex)

by Moonlake
45xp
6 replies
4001 views
Moonlake
Legendary Chinese Horses By: Moonlake

A collection of legendary Chinese horses from actual history and folklore (no. 4 in my Chinse lore Codex)

by Moonlake
40xp
5 replies
2838 views
Moonlake
Tangrams (or Seven Piece Puzzles) By: Moonlake

A shape assembly puzzle that can be inserted into any cask/door/wall in a dungeon

by Moonlake
205xp
7 replies
7552 views
1 HoH
Moonlake
Legendary Chinese Broadswords (Daos) By: Moonlake

A collection of Chinse Broadswords (Daos) from history and folklore (3rd in my Chinse lore Codex)

by Moonlake
85xp
6 replies
3453 views
Moonlake
Chinese Lore- Weapons, Myths and Others By: Moonlake

The one-stop Codex to peruse Chinese lore at your leisure. Eventually, this collection would include: weapons (blades, spears and bows), instruments (a particular type of string instrument known as the guqin), horses, myths (creation myths, legendary figures and folklore stories) and others (lifeforms, historical ranking systems and other topics subject to author whims and popular demand).

by Moonlake
105xp
7 replies
5156 views
Moonlake
Legendary Chinese Strings (guqin) By: Moonlake

A collection of legendary guqin (a specific type of Chinese string instrument) from actual history (2nd of my Chinese Lore series)

by Moonlake
80xp
11 replies
3662 views
Moonlake
Legendary Chinese Bows By: Moonlake

A collection of legendary Chinese bows from actual history, folklore and legend (first submission for my Chinese lore Codex)

by Moonlake
105xp
9 replies
4687 views
Moonlake
Chinese Mythical Life forms By: Moonlake

A collection of Chinese Mythical Lifeforms compiled from online sources

by Moonlake
45xp
4 replies
2559 views
Moonlake
Han Yu (Cold Jade) By: Moonlake

An ancient Chinese string instrument (guqin being the actual term) adapted to a fantasy setting

by Moonlake
170xp
5 replies
2078 views
1 HoH
Moonlake
A compendium of different Chinese ranking systems By: Moonlake

An overview of various ranking system in ancient China (main sources used come from the Chinese version of Wiki)

by Moonlake
150xp
8 replies
4065 views
1 HoH
Moonlake
Xue Ren (Snow/Blood Blade Edge) By: Moonlake

'A kill within every ten steps,

Not leaving traces within a thousand miles,

Dusting off one's clothes and leaving after the deed,

Hiding one's presence and name deep.'

~ Excerpt from Li Bai's 'The Verse of the Wandering Swordsman'

by Moonlake
135xp
9 replies
1868 views
Moonlake
30 Chinese Archaic Names By: Moonlake

An companion to my 101 Chinese Modern Names sub, but for an ancient setting. This is an etymology centred piece with more extended entries compared to the earlier one which is in list form. Spelling is based on Mandarin unless otherwise indicated (the other variation offered is Cantonese which is easier to pronounce given that it is spelt from the English alphabet, at least the HK version that I'm using, rather than the Chinese pinyin)

by Moonlake
100xp
4 replies
2060 views
Moonlake
101 Chinese Modern names By: Moonlake

A list of 101 Chinese names in Modern day setting (mostly), with meanings provided. All spellings are based on Mandarin (minus inflections). The contents here have been converted into a Chinese Name generator.

by Moonlake
65xp
10 replies
5866 views
Moonlake
Bad Omen Chinese Mythical Lifeforms By: Moonlake

A collection of Chinese mythical lifeforms representing Bad Omens or associated with the onset of Disasters

by Moonlake
80xp
7 replies
3839 views
Moonlake
Good Omen Chinese Mythical Lifeforms By: Moonlake

A collection of Chinese mythical lifeforms representing Good Omens or have divine associations (more entries will be added)

by Moonlake
80xp
8 replies
3634 views
Moonlake
Dangerous Chinese Mythical Lifeforms By: Moonlake

A collection of Chinese Mythical Lifeforms that can pose varying degrees of danger to adventurers and the general populace

by Moonlake
150xp
11 replies
3094 views
1 HoH
Moonlake
Harmless Chinese Mythical Lifeforms By: Moonlake

A collection of relatively harmless Chinese Mythical Lifeforms

by Moonlake
265xp
26 replies
4248 views
4 HoHs