By Aaron Anderson, Lucien Soulban, Phil Brucato, Deena McKinney, James Estes, Looking Eagle, Wade Racine, Andrew Ragland, Derek Pearcy, Kathleen Ryan
Once, I met a chinese language lady with hobbled ft and old eyes. as soon as, I fought a knight whose armor shone like burnished gentle. within the streets of Cairo, sharp-toothed males gnaw sinners' bones; in Haitian hours of darkness, the Loa dance.
Not all magi visit struggle, my younger good friend. Many live within the Titans' colour, the shadows of shadows. those so-called "Orphans" have households, Son, and their methods could be extra historical than our own
Don't piss 'em off.
- Hapsburg, Orphan Seer
Those who see basically the 4 facets of the Ascension clash forget about the "Crafts," Magickal societies that forsake Traditions and Technocracy for the trails in their ancestors. Templars, voodoo clergymen, alchemists and smooth Amazons are only some of the 9 teams special herein. What stories may possibly they tell?
The ebook of Crafts: Whispers of Dissent offers 8 magickal societies from the borders of the Ascension conflict, and includes:
Histories, ideals, organisations and magicks for every Craft.
Templates, rotes and better half consors.
Intrigues and mysteries such a lot Traditions by no means see.
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