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by Beorht
Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:37 pm
Forum: General OOC
Topic: Busy again
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

Busy again

Yeah. Exactly what it says on the tin.
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:46 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Dynasty
Replies: 238
Views: 33950

Re: Dynasty

"Trust Sirena? Don't make me laugh. Nobody here trusts Sirena, and she knows that, even expects it. But right now, she holds the cards, and this is the situation we're in. Nothing you or I say or do will change that. She is distantly in charge. Locally, Ocarri and I are on our own. We have autonomy....
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:41 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)
Replies: 40
Views: 9270

Re: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)

"And I'm telling you this up front because I trust you to exercise your brain beyond the obvious, Grandmaster. If I wanted a covert operative within the Jedi, I would make it happen. You honestly think a former Sith Lord would be able to do anything at all covert? You would have her watched. Intervi...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:26 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Curses and Cortosis
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Curses and Cortosis

Ashin cut her mind loose from the pain and dreamed. Men and women stood over her, wearing armor of woven black fibres, and helmets styled after ferocious animals. They held lightsabres, but held them backwards, with left hands cupping the pommels. Akain Karna's face, even more deathly white than bef...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:37 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)
Replies: 40
Views: 9270

Re: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)

Koss nodded slowly. "Ante up, then. I made my request as the price for staying out of Lady Varanin's war. If I deliver one of the most dangerous men alive, and keep him alive, that is, by my count, two 'favors' to one. I doubt you have enough holocrons to pay for that. Therefore, I have an additiona...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

"Mikhail, I..." Benna looked away. "If Quorl is going, I think I'll stay here with the rest of them. I think this is something you need to do yourself. And there are some of my mother's things, some of her loose ends, things I need to explore. Things I need to understand. Be back soon, though, all r...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Dynasty
Replies: 238
Views: 33950

Re: Dynasty

Certh Kol-Rekali stared at the ceiling for a long time before he moved. Oh Force what have I done How much did I drink What would Rach do No can't do that This isn't what a Jedi would do What's her name again Yeah that's what Rach would do Still a bad idea What would Mom say I don't feel any differe...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 5:52 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Shadows Decent
Replies: 20
Views: 4061

Re: Shadows Decent

An unmistakable current of alarm carried through nearly every mind in the area. Velok walked faster, lightsabre at the ready. Technicians, soldiers and even a few Sith were everywhere. Dead. Jade Empire slugthrowers and blasters, and wounds from an actual laser. Casualties of hand-to-hand and curved...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:15 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)
Replies: 40
Views: 9270

Re: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)

"Couldn't you?" said Koss with a raised eyebrow. The Dark Lord picked up the Skull Holocron and gazed into its red eyes. "But yes, I'm willing to meet from time to time, as necessary. At the very least, you will leave here today with a HoloNet contact number for me. I presume you want me to reconsid...
by Beorht
Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:14 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Curses and Cortosis
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Curses and Cortosis

"Yes, let's. I need time to think." They took a circuitous route, and Ashin fuzzed more than one security camera in the process. Embarrassment and shame gnawed at her. The ancient ship opened to them without incident. Once they had put down a solid meal, Ashin took a shower and joined Kayla in the l...
by Beorht
Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:45 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Shadows Decent
Replies: 20
Views: 4061

Re: Shadows Decent

The comm puncher in Luckydog's ComTac implant blasted a high-density encrypted signal through the ceiling of the shallow tunnel. Nervous as he was about the lack of unity of command on this operation, especially when a nuclear warhead was involved -- a crude instrument by any galactic standard, but ...
by Beorht
Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:28 pm
Forum: Contact your Mod/Admin
Topic: New Titles and Avatar's thread!
Replies: 204
Views: 50620

Re: New Titles and Avatar's thread!

Well, I take THAT as a personal Viking-axe-to-the-face. :D
by Beorht
Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: Roleplaying OOC
Topic: New Je'daii Order
Replies: 6
Views: 2676

Re: New Je'daii Order

This describes the majority of existing characters. It's no stretch for me to commit one or two.
by Beorht
Sat Jan 12, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis
Replies: 139
Views: 25750

Re: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis

Reach out, Resen. Your powers are stronger than you believe. The boundaries of a starship are no limit to your strength. You are now a Master of the Dark Side, a Dark Lord of the Sith. I do not have the strength to interfere from here. You must rely on yourself, as any Master should. Stretch out wi...
by Beorht
Sat Jan 12, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis
Replies: 139
Views: 25750

Re: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis

As Resen's vessel split off from the station, it began to fly through the cloud of starfighters that filled the area. Admiral Thormatar watched from the bridge of the Mother of Storms, the supercarrier. "There go the Sith, Captain," he said. His long muzzle wrinkled, displaying sharp teeth. "They ha...
by Beorht
Sat Jan 12, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis
Replies: 139
Views: 25750

Re: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis

A voice echoed in Resen's head -- the voice of his master, Velok the Whiphid. This slaughter is beneath you, Resen. Your target is my other apprentice, Ashin Varanin. I have no desire to see either of you die, but your contest is refining both of you and improving your skills. The eventual winner wi...
by Beorht
Sat Jan 12, 2013 8:01 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Shadows Decent
Replies: 20
Views: 4061

Re: Shadows Decent

It resembled nothing so much as a crab or a fat-legged spider, and its short-barrelled beam projector hung from one side. It had none of the overwrought self-congratulation of an ExoShell, and its design was no more self-aware. While the data miner downloaded and accessed using his tablet, the image...
by Beorht
Sat Jan 12, 2013 7:00 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis
Replies: 139
Views: 25750

Re: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis

Resen's blizzard chilled the metal where Snake Doctor touched it. His nostrils flared as he sensed the power of Sith magic. The power was intoxicating -- fascinating. The host of spirits had no physical form that frost could touch, but Sith magic could warp reality. And what was cold but the slowing...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 6:37 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Curses and Cortosis
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Curses and Cortosis

"I can shift the flesh on my face. I think I can manage knitting up a couple of blood vessels and some skin." The wound was already closing. "Sorry about that. He got to me and, well, the poison in my blood does something . Most of it is designed to make Jedi lose control and kill things. Every now ...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 6:09 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis
Replies: 139
Views: 25750

Re: Kill Order: Regnans in Excelsis

Snake Doctor caught the lightning on his blade with an impact that blasted away the artificial darkness around him. The harsh light revealed a bare-chested man in his mid twenties, wearing a ratty long coat. His hair was long and his jaw unshaven, and blood stained his mouth. His motions were bizarr...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 5:51 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)
Replies: 40
Views: 9270

Re: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)

"Fresia would be acceptable," said Koss, answering the question that had been directed at Ashin. Subtly and unsubtly, he was putting her in her place -- a wise move, considering she had toppled his predecessor. She grimaced and kept her peace. The unassuming-looking Dark Lord blinked those yellow ey...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

He shrugged fluidly. "The last fugitive who took refuge with me against such a determined and capable hunter was able to find peace with me for perhaps nine or ten weeks."
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:51 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Dynasty
Replies: 238
Views: 33950

Re: Dynasty

Jess watched the heartwarming scene from the door, as she tried to reduce her blood pressure. Chasing Felicity had required circumnavigating persons of the Elysian Skyborne. She was not in a killing mood. Except where Ander Kell was concerned, and he was protected. By Sirena. As Felicity left, Jess ...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:43 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

"A moment's patience," called Hagron after her. "Please." Reluctantly, she stopped. "What is it that has you all in such a terrible hurry?" he asked, as Nezumi made obeisance to Mikhail. "We're being hunted," said the pimply god. "By a Sith Lord named Rolf Valkner." If the Kotala had had eyebrows, t...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:19 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

"If I did that, beloved, I would be consenting to this regime. And we both know it would never stop at that. Let me tell you something of the Jukre...and something of the Patriots." They were alone now, in the battered room. "The Jukre Star Sailors do not see the universe as the Jedi or the Patriots...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Shadows Decent
Replies: 20
Views: 4061

Re: Shadows Decent

The Whirlwind s touched down, and Team BLACKFRIAR jumped out, their white armor blending with the driving snow. Luckydog, the squad leader. Scissors, the spray-and-pray specialist. Razorback, heavy weapons. Hammerdrop, sniper. Two Joyites, two humans, one weak Patriot. There were others -- Shau'ghun...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:57 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

"I spend every waking moment altering the emotions of the people on Trevel'ka. I have done so for three years now, beloved. I have inspired hope, dampened despair, curtailed rage. Trevel'ka has few riots. This is, in no small part, due to my efforts. A Patriot in this day and age must carry a weapon...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:48 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

The old crustacean turned away from the Emperor, and Braily and Salphoris vanished into a side room. "Train the Patriots? And how would they use the Jukre ways, beloved? I am a pacifist, and I have enough blood on my hands already. The Patriots serve a worthy goal, but they must do so through violen...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

Hagron broke away from consultation with Salphoris and the Emperor, and approached Mikhail. "Greetings, beloved," he said. "I have a message for you, from one who may be able to help you control your gifts. Seek out the Frost Witch on the world known as Iceball, on the fringes of the Jade Empire. On...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:35 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Curses and Cortosis
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Curses and Cortosis

Ashin's features shifted back, and the blood drained from the Twi'lek's face. "Poisoned blood, you say," said the Sith Mistress. Her left hand snapped out and grabbed Bhuna'karr by the back of the neck. With her teeth, she ripped open her right wrist. She pressed it against his mouth. He bucked agai...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:26 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)
Replies: 40
Views: 9270

Re: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)

Ashin shrugged. "My meditations, and discussion with the gatekeeper, suggest that cutting her off from the Force removed enough of the building blocks of her eternal rule that it will never take place. And if I understand the prophecy correctly, unless I kill Halla Terrablade, I will never be the Em...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:06 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Ossus Jedi Temple: Jedi Council
Replies: 57
Views: 12944

Re: Ossus Jedi Temple III

SOME TIME LATER Jedi Council Ossus Esteemed Councillors, I would like to submit the following for your consideration. While visiting the Jade Empire, my third cousin, the Jedi Knight Keira Sage, repeatedly displayed thorough contempt for local law and culture. Her refusal to apologize for these off...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:59 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

"Your apology is accepted. Depart in peace," said the Emperor on his way out. Both left.
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:58 pm
Forum: Roleplaying OOC
Topic: Beyond the Rim OOC
Replies: 29
Views: 5574

Re: Beyond the Rim OOC

That was...insane.
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:52 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

The disturbance in the Force sent a shiver through the Shang Ra'la as Benna Kol-Rekali, Quorl, and the old Kotala Jukre ran towards the audience chamber. Hagron was making excellent time, for being over a hundred years old. "I sense what you spoke of, beloved," he wheezed. "I hope we are not too lat...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:10 pm
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Beyond the Rim
Replies: 125
Views: 18349

Re: Beyond the Rim

Salphoris opened his mouth to answer. He was interrupted by the Jade Emperor. "Stop." Braily Terrablade stood. At this, all attention in the room was fixed on him. "Every sai'mrai in this room will now sheathe the kiai'ta." Alliera and Scritch sheathed their swords reluctantly. Keira, naturally, did...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 11:56 am
Forum: Roleplaying OOC
Topic: Beyond the Rim OOC
Replies: 29
Views: 5574

Re: Beyond the Rim OOC

Hm.

NOBODY POST. I've got something in mind.
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:02 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Curses and Cortosis
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Curses and Cortosis

"You know, I've never understood how Twi'lek men can believe themselves so masculine," said Ashin to Kayla, ignoring the Twi'lek. She stood and prodded one of his lekku with her finger. "For a species whose most prominent phallic symbols are so flaccid...well, perhaps they're compensating for someth...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)
Replies: 40
Views: 9270

Re: Jade Empire: Force of Nature (Foxx)

"I was Jedi-trained, Grandmaster. I know prophecies are fluid things, often affected by the actions of individuals. Even if I had known where to look to find that artifact, which was never found by a seven-year expedition, even if I had managed to overcome the temporal disturbances that mathematicia...
by Beorht
Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:39 am
Forum: The Exodus Galaxy (Legend)
Topic: Curses and Cortosis
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Curses and Cortosis

OOC/ Yeah, this is the right thread dude. Thanks for helping us out. IC/ "Fine-point telekinesis, temperature control -- for you, I can't think of any more useful techniques. We can expand on that, continue fortifying your ability to deal with your own body temperature. You're already about as good ...