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by Srf
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Holy Land
Replies: 1
Views: 42

Re: Holy Land

Loud, sharp cracks had been ringing throughout Tormud throughout the night, but they intensified around 6am and woke Esa up. He dragged himself of bed and peered out of his fifth floor window while fishing the last cigarette out of a faintly crumpled carton. He saw a row of mostly identical shop-fro...
by Srf
Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: What If
Replies: 20
Views: 435

Re: What If

Day six - the long road to nowhere The Khuuch-Durga 1 had been awake all night, which for him was not unusual. He was perched on one of the leading command vehicles, busily sketching the sun coming over the rugged, barren mountains of Pashtostan ahead of him. He was trying to capture the vivid flas...
by Srf
Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Tales of Valour
Replies: 8
Views: 843

Re: Tales of Valour

script from a North Point news bulletin about refugees from Sharfland in Questers, aired 2002 *Shot from helicopter window at the ground* NARRATOR: Even from the air the sprawling, white tented cities surrounding the small and unassuming town of Joharabad in far western Questers are starkly visible...
by Srf
Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: The Library
Topic: The Peoples and Cultures of the Crataean Continent
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Re: The Peoples and Cultures of the Crataean Continent

Back to top AMAYALI GEOGRAPHIC RANGE: (100x100px world map) POULATION: Sharfland: ~16,000,000 Dumanum: ~200,000 Western Commonwealth/Questers: ~18,000 Sovereign Sharfland: ~3,000 Yehud: ~1,800 Uiriland: ~1,300 Eastern Commonwealth/North Point: 293 Eastern Commonwealth/Praetonia: 105 Qarabid...
by Srf
Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: The Library
Topic: The Peoples and Cultures of the Crataean Continent
Replies: 1
Views: 131

The Peoples and Cultures of the Crataean Continent

The Peoples and Cultures of the Crataean Continent Jacksonville Books Limited Published 2018 Crataea, the cradle of civilisation from where mankind rose to two legs and spread out to dominate the earth, is the most genetically and culturally diverse landmass on our planet. From northern Qarabid to ...
by Srf
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Tales of Valour
Replies: 8
Views: 843

Re: Tales of Valour

A Lion Without a Mane – Travels in Motappaland Published 2017 The jet liner touches down against the rough, potholed tarmac of Boende Ubindi International Airport and bounces once, twice, before settling into its deceleration. A clapping erupts behind me and spreads down the length of the plane – m...
by Srf
Wed Jun 27, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Everything is so cheap here!
Replies: 1
Views: 1408

Re: Everything is so cheap here!

Dos and Don'ts when visiting Sharfland (federation) Sharfland is a large and culturally diverse country, and the sheer number of unspoken rules and regulations between ethnicity, tribe, class and gender can be daunting to the casual visitor. Social faux pas are easy to commit, and can have unpleasa...
by Srf
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Bad neighborhood
Replies: 3
Views: 308

Re: Bad neighborhood

Deep within the dank, labyrinthine network of streets and alleyways that made up the Settlement Zones of Portae Orientalis hundreds of short, stoutly built Crataeans were jabbering away on phones and walkie talkies, marshalling personal networks which had lain dormant for several years. Old veterans...
by Srf
Mon May 21, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Bad neighborhood
Replies: 3
Views: 308

Bad neighborhood

Portus Avenio, Res Publica Dumanum 2015 As night descended on the Avenian suburb of Portae Orientalis, the good and honest working class Dumani quickly retreated behind their slightly unkempt lawns and into their semi-detatched homes. The streets, welcoming and orderly in the sunlight, were slowly ...
by Srf
Wed May 16, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: William Westland and the Unholy Ziggurat
Replies: 1
Views: 1346

Re: William Westland and the Unholy Ziggurat

Jacksonville, North Point - May 6, 1964 A sharp tapping of wood on laminate jolted the rearmost inhabitants of the lecture hall back into life, scrambling for notes as their professor drew an imaginary circle around southern Crataea on an enormous world map with his pointer. to the right of the map...

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