Northgate Jun18

Northgate

Perhaps it’s his studious and scholarly nature: holding the world at long arms’ length, he observes more than he participates. Perhaps it’s simple humility: finding facts more important than his feelings, he shares few of these irrelevant emotions. Or perhaps it’s his...

Returnings and Retaliations Jun11

Returnings and Retal...

Another night had passed before the wordmasheen.  Another halfmoon had passed since Aeg and Gutter’s departure. Insistent winds blew sand down broken roads, made the wooden walls groan around me, stuttered the tongues of every flame – and seemed to whip away every word, somewhere...

Wakings and Warnings May29

Wakings and Warnings

Seven days had passed since the Bazaar.  Tensions were still high; understanding was still low.  Aeg still slept, still murmured.  The Mutant Witch, hunted and haunted, had added strange things to the great circular daycounter – whorls of stones, precisely-placed eyes, a foul-smelling...

Words from the Barrelhead Bazaar – Early Violent Winds, Tenth Span May21

Words from the Barre...

((Gently edited for grammar and punctuation and the like, these are the logs from the Barrelhead Bazaar of 5/6/2017.  In-character or out, I feel there’s little analysis I could provide that would be as gripping as the raw story.  All credit to Ned (Aborted Stickfigure,) Irk...

Fitful Sleep and Fractured Dreams May18

Fitful Sleep and Fra...

Sorrow in the Sand Seas May14

Sorrow in the Sand S...

We crested a dune and found ourselves near the skeleton of some enormous ancient beast. Some distance from the skull, part of a weathered ribcage stuck up from the sands, canopied with crudely-stitched hides. Gutter pointed a gnarled greyish finger.  “That’s the place I saw that foul...

Carnage in the Cave May07

Carnage in the Cave

It was nearly a moon ago now when it happened.  The High Mesa is so far south of most squats, his cave so far up its face, his post so deep within, that perhaps it’s no wonder we didn’t hear.  But the cavern must have echoed with the noise. The scrape of wood on stone as his...

The Pulp – 2/1...

Today, for the first time in far too many moons, the air is filling up with the ticking of wordmachine keys, and a piece of paper is filling up with words.  To anyone who’d been missing these missives, I give all apologies.  This old wordmachine busted worse than I could fix. But,...

Fight Nights and War Zones – August 2013 Jan21

Fight Nights and War...

AUGUST 3 – FIGHT NIGHT Once again, the wrath of the Fire King and the horrendous heat prevented enough combatants from venturing outside. AUGUST 10 – FIGHT NIGHT This event was hosted by Sandusky but time prevented him from deploying one of his trademark meat grinder labyrinth...

Fight NIghts and War Zones – July 2013 Jan17

Fight NIghts and War...

JULY 6 – FIGHT NIGHT This Fight Night was Hosted by Sandusky and featured a classic lineup of 8 fighters. It was noted that the labyrinth that the Digger created for this event was amongst his more benign. KittyKat Borkotron emerged from the redemption rounds to Face Psycho Baroque and...

Community Meeting ...

Below is the abridged chat log for the latest Wastelands Community Meeting.  The Meetings, hosted by NeoBokrug Elytis (estate owner), are open to all and typically divided into three topics for discussion:  Estate, Game, and Roleplay.  Additional comments and questions pertaining to the...

Fight Nights and War Zones – June, 2013 Jul30

Fight Nights and War...

JUNE 1 – FIGHT NIGHT The finalists for this Fight Night were Dassina Andel (1st), Masaka Miliandrovic (2nd), and theblackcloud Oh (3rd).  This Fight Night was conducted via the classic tourney system . . JUNE 8 – FIGHT NIGHT The finalists for this Fight Night were Dassina Andel...

Community Meeting ...

Below is the abridged chat log for the latest Wastelands Community Meeting.  The Meetings, hosted by NeoBokrug Elytis (estate owner), are open to all and typically divided into three topics for discussion:  Estate, Game, and Roleplay.  Additional comments and questions pertaining to the...

Fight Nights and War Zones – May, 2013 Jun01

Fight Nights and War...

MAY 4 – FIGHT NIGHT The finalists for this Fight Night were Dassina Andel (1st), Gutterblood Spoonhammer (2nd), and Kittykat Borkotron (3rd).  This Fight Night was conducted via the classic tourney system . . MAY 11 – FIGHT NIGHT The finalists for this Fight Night were Dassina...