In a Wicked Age
four oracles


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A Penny for Your Thoughts



Blood & Sex

5H: A deer-path through towering woods to a still pond.

9S: The deathbed curse of a betrayed queen.

QC: The seizure of arcane powers by an arrogant and brutal wizard.

KS: A jealous and vengeful rival, who is an infamous dueler.


God-kings of War

5H: A great army's marching orders, passwords, and signals.

9S: A genius of flame, imprisoned within a brass mirror.

QC: An altar to devils of the waste, stinking with gore.

KS: An enemy champion, fearless and bellowing.


the Unquiet Past

5H: The awakening of three powerful and malignant genii.

9S: The opening by sorcery of an ancient door, set in the earth over the crypts of some forgotten convent or monestary, until now sealed with potent spells.

QC: A wandering intelligence, intent on driving mortals mad.

KS: A wealthy merchant's son, refined and crafty.


a Nest of Vipers

5H: The college of a small but prestigious magical order.

9S: A band of slavers both bold and incorrigible.

QC: The warden ghost of the place, generous to the good-willed.

KS: A village executioner, practicing his trade on a caught burglar.