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All of the transformations of the town are like the descriptions of the domain of The Hierophant from June’s novel. They wanted to prevent the destruction of the node and now they have to decide if cooperating with a Technomancer to drain the node is the lesser evil.

Alyson likes to see things running in a smooth and orderly fashion, and when that isn’t happening she does what needs to be done to put things to right. Despite her Technocracy affiliations, many of the people in Eastridge are her friends and co-workers and she has sworn an oath to protect them from threats just such aascension this one. Generic Universal RolePlaying System: Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.

This is the final battle, and should consist of a valiant effort to hold off The Hierophant and his forces while the Node is drained and ascehsion restored.

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A somewhat stern-looking woman in her mids. The books were never given to any students at the school, but instead were carefully processed by the Technomancers to extract their Tass.

Enter June Dano If a character investigates the source of the disturbance, they will find June Dano, tired, dirty and ragged, being chased by a pack of strange constructs one for each mage present. A frustrated writer by the name of June Dano has chosen the town as a place to get away from distractions and work on her inspiration for a new novel, based on a fiction setting that has come to her in a series of dreams.


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The willworkers will have to stop The Hierophant now while his beachhead in reality is still tenuous. She pushed her laptop aside and stared at what she had written.

If the players maeg their dealings with June properly, she could become an ally or even an apprentice for their Chantry. Arcane 4, Avatar 2, Influence 2. The Hierophant has wandered the distant realms for centuries, improving his knowledge and power and making occasional forays to Earth, only to be driven back to the other side of the Gauntlet again.

It appears to be something like a classic “UFO” flying saucer, with glowing lights ascfnsion on a beam of light. See all 4 reviews. They will begin hunting the unchanged characters almost immediately, advancing on the Never-Ending Story in a mob. The proprietor of the shop, a large, jovial man named Andrew Orlando, is a Sleeper who is unaware of the special properties that his shop has taken on. When the Eastridge Node was discovered, a group of Men in Black were dispatched by the NWO and placed under Alyson Lane’s command to deal with cleaning up the Node and any other unusual manifestations that might accompany it.

Was it really necessary to make each “monster” so much more powerful than its predecessor? The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. Arcane 3, Avatar 3, Dream 4.

Paradox is modelled with “Reactive Reality,” p There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Once the Node is drained, reality will seem to snap like a taut rubber band being released. The mountains seem to grow up all around the town, creating a deeper valley surrounded by cyclopean peaks that appear to moan and shed rivulets of tears from their sides. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

If the story is set during the ascesion which is the assumption of the descriptions in this adventurethe town will be full of guests and skiers and June will be here to enjoy the skiing and to get away from the city.


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Epilogue Alyson Lane will allow the Tradition mages to leave Eastridge unmolested, although she should by all rights attempt to have them destroyed for the Pogrom. June’s new world would take her father than she ever imagined. Once they have accumulated 4 successes, they sense the presence of a Node in the town. The Hierophant often seems oddly composed and rational for a Marauder, but he is as mad as any of them at his core.

Theme The theme of “The Outside Place” is an inquiry into the nature of reality and how it is affected by the human mind and imagination.

Although June is frightened and confused by the events in the story, her newly awakened mage nature revels in the tremendous wellspring of creativity and chaos she has been brought in contact with.

Drying off with a white hotel hand-towel, she regarded herself in the mirror. So if you want to play a Mage game, buy the original. Use M20 to determine what the first five levels can do, and Masters of the Art to determine what the last five can do.

The Node is guarded by a group of goblins at least twice the number of the willworkers and any magick adcension on the Node will gain the immediate attention of The Hierophant, who will appear instantly through Correspondence magick to stop the interlopers. Even Mage’s but about foci is in there as an optional rule.