In a Wicked Age
four oracles


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A Penny for Your Thoughts



Blood & Sex

2S: The celebration of local fertility or harvest rites.

4D: A practitioner of law, with her several secretaries.

10H: The child of a great and renowned theologist, forced into priesthood against both inclination and nature.

1D: A mysterious star-lit revel on a high bare hilltop.


God-kings of War

2S: A captured war-horse with a taste for human meat.

4D: The arrival of a hundred fearsome warships on an unprepared, prosperous, peaceful coast.

10H: A tender of war-bulls, shaved-headed and fearless.

1D: The human servant of a mighty and unspeakable demiurge.


the Unquiet Past

2S: A necromancer who steals the knowledge of the dying.

4D: The soul of a dead wizard, seeking an advantageous rebirth.

10H: The meeting by chance of old enemies, one less forgetful than the other.

1D: The boasting chief of a team of rock-quarriers.


a Nest of Vipers

2S: The unscrupulous landlady of a roadside wayhouse.

4D: The proprietress of a wanton-house, with her manservant.

10H: A wizard jealously guarding her magical territory.

1D: A great convocation of mages, with many orders attending.