In a Wicked Age
four oracles


A Penny for Your Thoughts

Blood & Sex

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

8D: Some great wizard's magical messenger, brass-skinned.

7C: The seventh wife of a tyrant king, carrying his chief huntsman's child.

JH: An altar overflowing with flowers and bowls of honey.

God-kings of War

KS: An enemy champion, fearless and bellowing.

8D: An order of magician-monks who punish blasphemers.

7C: A sword held in great esteem by a certain warrior lineage, drawn now for the first time in three lifetimes.

JH: The head of a high war-captain, in a carved wooden cask.

the Unquiet Past

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

8D: A long-dead queen, still trying to defend her realm.

7C: A ruthless bully of an under-officer with high ambitions.

JH: A hermit priestess, practicing obscure deprivations.

a Nest of Vipers

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

8D: A ghoulish eater of dead flesh, driven by unusual lusts.

7C: A noble house's signatory ring, left behind in a street brawl.

JH: The burglary of the storehouse of a powerful robber-merchant.