Tag Archives: horror

Eclipse Phase – The Thunder and the Whirlwind Episode 5

spaceElevatorbanner

The Firewall team, having been given some forced downtime, promptly ran smack into a series of increasingly dangerous problems. Someone has deployed a basilisk onto the mesh. Its capabilities, motivations, and intent are unknown. A hypercorp bureaucratic drone was subverted and was apparently used as a puppet to begin some sort of sabotage using recovered TITAN nanotech.

PROX-E KING has ordered the Sentinels to make all possible haste to shut down Akinye and her Red Devils terrorist organization. Unfortunately, the spies have almost no information about Akinye or her organization, and their plans, location, or intents. Flying blind, they have to attempt to track down as much information as possible and then make their move, before the Red Devils strike.

Continue reading »

Posted in Eclipse Phase, The Thunder and the Whirlwind | Also tagged , , , , , 4 Comments

Eclipse Phase – The Thunder and the Whirlwind Episode 2

marsbanner

Jared Dirac, the traitor to Firewall, has been captured, intact. Four of the Burner Morphs have been captured (two in less than mint condition.) The VTOL, the weaponry, and the gear from the smuggler’s cave have all been captured.

The first step for the Firewall Sentinels will be to parse the information they gathered. Interrogate Dirac, examine the records from the Red Devils, and – carefully – investigate the nanotech, both the secured container and the nanoparticles.

From there, drastic steps will have to be taken to shut down the terrorists, and fast.

Continue reading »

Posted in Eclipse Phase, The Thunder and the Whirlwind | Also tagged , , , , , 3 Comments

Call of Cthulhu – Revelations

revelationsbanner

1938: Toil, Illinois. A peaceful town that has weathered the hells of the Great Depression on the backs of its hard-working inhabitants and their soybean crop. Toil is a good town, a righteous town, a place for good people to live and grow.

But Toil holds claim to a desperate secret. And now that secret is about to be unleashed.

Revelations is a product of Hebanon Games, and can be found here.

Continue reading »

Posted in Call of Cthulhu | Also tagged , , , , , , 5 Comments

Mrs. Friedas Session 69 – Scott’s Terrible No Good Very Bad Day

darkhallwaybanner

It’s January 12th. Troy is swathed in snow, and the kids of Troy County Public School have a snow day ahead of them. Unfortunately, for Scott Valle and Emma Vaerbond, that means chores: specifically, babysitting.

A wild troupe of the young children who live on the second floor are itching for adventure of the pirate variety. A treasure hunt is in their future, and X, of course, marks the spot.

This episode is the final contributor game for the Sordid Dystopia Kickstarter.

Continue reading »

Posted in Little Fears, Mrs. Frieda's | Also tagged , , , , , , 6 Comments

Mrs Frieda’s Session 65 – Grin and Bear It (Part 2)

grinningmanbanner

Christmas was survived, and successful. Unfortunately, nothing stays peaceful these days in Troy.

Eld has an unhappy visitor, Butch has returned from a visit to South America and is looking well the worse for wear, and George and Caleb have an offer for him.

Troy is darkening, and an old evil is stirring in its shadows.

Continue reading »

Posted in Monsters, Mrs. Frieda's | Also tagged , , , , , 13 Comments