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  • Wonders

    h3. Wonders of the World Anaphar is a world littered with magical wonders that defy the understanding of the current-day scholar. Many of these wonders are as dangerous as they are impressing, and only a few can be replicated with today's knowledge. …

  • Purple Light

    Purple Light is a [[Wonders | Minor Wonder]] that can be replicated by today's magesmiths. In essence it is a crystal that emits a (purple) ambient light, bright enough to read by. The coloration of the light changes over time, but stays in proximity to …

  • Accelerator Plate

    Accelerator Plates are one of the stranger [[Wonders | Wonders]] found in today's world. Essentially the plates are enchanted stone-plates that can propel a skilled 'Runner' at high speed. When someone steps on an Accelerator Plate, and leans heavily …

  • Gondolas

    Gondolas are actually a set of Minor Wonders that work in concert to provide an easy transportation method for those capable of affording them. Gondolas consist of the [[Wisp Cables]], a Cart with a [[Mover]] and the [[Energy Cores|Energy Core]]. The …

  • Mover

    The Mover is a Wonder that somewhat resembles a mindless Golem. Essentially it is an apparatus that moves along a chosen medium (mostly [[Wisp Cables]] for [[Gondolas]]) as long as the necessary magical power is provided.
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  • Energy Cores

    So far, nobody has found out how this Wonder works. Scholars and magesmiths theorize that it is actually a smaller form of the [[Elemental Core]], and represents a mostly self-sufficient energy source with night infinite power output. How it draws …

  • Wisp Cables

    The Wisp-Cables are a complex work of art and magic. Essentially it consists of a multitude of semi-real strings woven together to form a powerful magical conductor, capable of transporting energy along it's route.
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  • Light Pyramid

    The Light Pyramids are one of the most ominous Wonders found to date. Nothing much is known about them, and nobody has penetrated their outer shell and came back to tell the tale. Basically the Light Pyramids are solid-material Pyramids of varying …

  • Elemental Core

    Elemental Cores could best be described as a miniature sun held in check by powerful magical barriers. They are devices that enact a fair amount of gravity on their surroundings and can consume everything that comes too close, all the while emanating a …

  • Gravity Space

    One of the strangest Wonders to date are without a doubt the Gravity Spaces. The basic functionality of these Wonders is to reduce or fully disable gravity within their confines. The most notable Gravity Space to date is the Paradise Tower, a several …

  • Star-Close Observatory

    Of great interest to sages, the Star-Close Observatories are essentially powerful scrying devices that enable a look into the skies even when the sun is at it's zenith. Most of the Observatories are large halls, slightly dome-shaped, that project a …

  • The Key to Tarukon

    The Key to Tarukon was a Unique Wonder that got destroyed in the presence of the characters, possibly the first unique one to vanish from the world forever. The Key was a pendant crafted by the High Priests of Tarukon, believers in Tuhon, to operate …

  • Tarukon

    _May the Kings and their Ancestors survive the End and stay eternally within our halls_ Deep underneath Helarion Mountain in the Western Woodlands rests the ruins of what once known throughout the lands as Tarukon, Forge-City of the Dwarven Realms. The …

  • Communication Matrix

    *All Information about the Comm-Arrays comes from a very limited selection of knowledge, most notably the recently uncovered small-scale network in Tarukon!* Communication Matrices are sophisticated magitech constructions that allow for long-range …

  • The Gateway

    The Gateway is a barracks-like area in [[Tarukon]] that includes a mustering yard. The complex, in itself quite large, is surrounded by channels of residuum that flows in the walls and is connected to a central control-room in the uppermost part of the …

  • Forge-Temple of Tuhon

    The Forge-Temple is a powerful shrine to Tuhon, one of the last remaining ones in the world, hidden away in [[Tarukon]]. The Temple is small, and allows primarily for one inhabitant, a forge-priest of highest order. The Temple is a half-circle in shape …