In a Wicked Age
four oracles


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A Penny for Your Thoughts



Blood & Sex

JC: The death of the primary heir of a local noblewoman.

6S: An oasis of sweet water in a barren wilderness, haunted by the shadows of some vast atrocity committed centuries ago.

QS: A warrior-priestess of a truly bloodthirsty cult.

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


God-kings of War

JC: A powerful general's death of her wounds, which will shatter her army into factions.

6S: A flock of hunterbirds, sharp-beaked, clever, and dreadful.

QS: The campsite of a traveling army, not long deserted.

KS: An enemy champion, fearless and bellowing.


the Unquiet Past

JC: A small room under the foundation, its doorway bricked shut, the prison of a dreadful and malicious spirit.

6S: The convocation of a ruins' ghouls, gaunts, and wisps.

QS: A golden armlet, still on the skeletal arm of its owner.

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


a Nest of Vipers

JC: The ghost of a suicide, a person overcome by guilt and shame, who finds in death no release.

6S: An innkeeper who murders and robs his wealthy guests.

QS: A conjurer possessed by spirits of uncivil character.

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