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by ArsenicJohn
Thu Feb 06, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Wild Hearts (SFW)
Topic: [Wild Heart] Go With The Floe
Replies: 1
Views: 1286

[Wild Heart] Go With The Floe

Caphus System Planet Jotunheim Onboard the Celestial Jewel 3020 GSC The Grand Duchess Cruises ship Celestial Jewel dropped out of FTL and cruised towards the planet that the Alliance had dubbed Jotunheim. Outwardly the ship had a pretty plain design. It was a refitted and completely renovated cargo ...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Feb 01, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

Claude fixated on the figures that were seemingly suffering on the edges of the recording. Several times he tried to catch one of them in the center of the camera, with no success. He nodded quickly. "I see it. And the people... Visions of the dead, maybe. A place where the barrier to the realm of t...
by ArsenicJohn
Tue Jan 21, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

Claude watched the blue vapor or whatever it was moving through the dim corridor with a mix of fascination and apprehension. He looked closely at one of the small beetles, watching as it disappeared into the sand. After the fiasco that landed them in this unknown location, probably deep beneath the ...
by ArsenicJohn
Sun Jan 12, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

Claude sighed and shook his head. "Can we stop automatically reacting to everything with violence for five minutes?" He asked incredulously. "Maybe if we would stop flailing about like a bunch of monkeys with a club, we might... figure out..." Claude started trailing off as the ground began shaking ...
by ArsenicJohn
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: Wild Hearts 3020 - Valentine's Roulette
Replies: 17
Views: 4028

Re: Wild Hearts 3020 - Valentine's Roulette

Muk Skullcrusha and I think I'll throw Claude in too
by ArsenicJohn
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

Claude turned to look at Ylfa in time to see her replacement appear. The camera followed his gaze. He stopped walking towards the hole in the ground and stared at the gaunt version of Ylfa until she was replaced by the Ylfa he knew. To him, the fact that the book remained seemed to be the most unset...
by ArsenicJohn
Fri Dec 27, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Figments of Fantasia
Topic: Incursions | The Pack
Replies: 12
Views: 3836

Re: Incursions | The Pack

Branwyn's arrow pierced the dire wolf's thick hide. It yelped and turned on Branwyn, running towards her with an enraged look in its eyes. It started stumbling a few yards from her, the big yellow eyes starting to droop. Before it could take a bite out of her it slumped to the ground, unconscious. B...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Dec 21, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

As Claude mentally processed the camera feed, the disparity between what he saw and what it recorded was unnerving. Despite having several people around the camera view made him feel unbearably alone. He glanced over at the others for an instant to reassure himself that they were still there. "Right...
by ArsenicJohn
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

Claude grabbed a railing as the ship started shaking. Not that it would help if the ship suddenly lurched violently, he realized. His arm would just break, and then the rest of him when it slammed into the metal ship. He hadn't traveled in space enough to get comfortable with it. The landings were a...
by ArsenicJohn
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Figments of Fantasia
Topic: Incursions | The Pack
Replies: 12
Views: 3836

Re: Incursions | The Pack

Branwyn yelped in surprise, grabbing at her torso. She hadn't actually expected that to happen like that. She had sharpened her own senses, but she had never actually seen through the eyes of another being. She had heard of such abilities, so she knew it was rare but possible. Shaking off her surpri...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

Unsure what to make of the pirate's antics, Claude nodded in response to Marble. "Oh, that was one of my first videos. The only one I couldn't figure out was the dancing silverware. I actually bought that set. It's fun at parties." He said, patting the kid on the head. He wondered why the Captain wo...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Figments of Fantasia
Topic: Courtly Intrigue | Royal Duties
Replies: 2
Views: 1523

Re: Courtly Intrigue | Royal Duties

The ambassador walked into the room. As far as humans go his height was average. He was dressed in an elegant red brass-buttoned doublet with intricate patterns embroidered into the fabric in golden thread. His pants were plain brown wool trousers with crossed laces, and his feet were covered by lea...
by ArsenicJohn
Thu Nov 21, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Figments of Fantasia
Topic: Incursions | The Pack
Replies: 12
Views: 3836

Re: Incursions | The Pack

Branwyn stopped sprinting and spun around. She rushed back to the others, stopping a few yards away when she saw Phasvi get her polearm. The droplets of blood on Phasvi's shoulder and the two footprints were the two pieces of the puzzle that she needed. Her eyes widened in horror at her miscalculati...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Figments of Fantasia
Topic: Incursions | The Pack
Replies: 12
Views: 3836

Re: Incursions | The Pack

Lucky for Myrdin she was too focused on her job to pay attention to people staring at her butt. She didn't so much as look back to respond. "As little as necessary," Branwyn called back. "If we just kill them, we show that we're unfit to be soldiers. When the lady said to use whatever means necessar...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Figments of Fantasia
Topic: Incursions | The Pack
Replies: 12
Views: 3836

Re: Incursions | The Pack

Branwyn was a tall, lithe woman with a slightly larger bust than most elves. She had wide hips with a round, shapely bottom. The young elf's skin is an earthy tan with copper undertones. She has an oval face and perfectly symmetrical wide-set, almond-shaped brilliant emerald eyes with golden flecks ...
by ArsenicJohn
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: In Setting Roleplay
Topic: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons
Replies: 71
Views: 13796

Re: [The Deep] With Strange Aeons

In a corner of the cargo bay stood a tall tortoise Jongwu. Its bald head was covered in green-scaled skin and the top had two small horn-like protuberances. It had two small holes on the side of its head for ears, close-set grey eyes, two small holes for a nose, and a very human mouth. It wore a bla...
by ArsenicJohn
Thu Oct 24, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Wiki Workshop
Topic: New Origins/Variants
Replies: 3
Views: 2046

Re: New Origins/Variants

I'm currently working on a variant of Atraxian with tougher green skin caused by a parasitic fungus. Would a variant heading at the bottom of the Atraxian page be enough for that?
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: [Interest Check] The Deep
Replies: 13
Views: 3624

Re: [Interest Check] The Deep

Interested for sure. I think I'm bringing a Jongwu who is an occult expert of sorts, someone who has been following the "game". Maybe he has a SpaceTube channel devoted to his theories about the thing
by ArsenicJohn
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Hailing Frequencies
Topic: Greetings and Salutations
Replies: 3
Views: 1783

Re: Greetings and Salutations

Welcome back! Or.. just welcome. Looking forward to seeing what you write.
by ArsenicJohn
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: Idea: Species Variants/Origins for Characters
Replies: 2
Views: 1566

Re: Idea: Species Variants/Origins for Characters

I turned the green Atraxians into a subspecies, should that also be listed somewhere like that?
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Wiki Workshop
Topic: Unnu species and Bahlam system/Zuno/8/5/2019
Replies: 9
Views: 3156

Re: Planet & Species.. The Unnu! <3

Hi :) This looks interesting. I suggest reading the pinned message https://www.shattered-universe.com/Board/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=421 The title is in the wrong format. Should be something like "Unnu species and Bahlam system/Zuno/8/5/2019" Also needs a link to a wiki article, but if you don't know ho...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon May 06, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Figments of Fantasia | Returning Enemies
Replies: 8
Views: 4157

Re: Figments of Fantasia | Returning Enemies

Forgotten Grotto Branwyn watched the young Centaur awkwardly try to convince the others to retreat. She knew that there were also humans in the forest, so it was possible he was sincere. His tone was far too familiar for her taste. She was wanted to remind him of his status, but time was a luxury th...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Apr 27, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Figments of Fantasia | Returning Enemies
Replies: 8
Views: 4157

Re: Figments of Fantasia | Returning Enemies

Forgotten Grotto Before any of the other centaurs could respond, Branwyn signaled the archers to stay in the trees. She gestured at the spearmen to reveal themselves. All around the centaurs, elves with heavier armor stepped out of the trees and pointed spears at the centaurs. They moved in a tight ...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Tomes of history
Topic: Figments of Fantasia | Returning Enemies
Replies: 8
Views: 4157

Re: Figments of Fantasia | Returning Enemies

Forgotten Grotto Branwyn watched the forest floor from the branches of a great oak tree. Elves in dark armor filled the trees, some wielding bows and others carrying sharpened spears. Two of their number stood below with their hands pressed to the tree Branwyn sat in. These wore lighter armor and we...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Hailing Frequencies
Topic: I have returned
Replies: 1
Views: 1853

I have returned

After consideration I have decided to return. I would like to apologize if I offended anyone before I left. I'd like to leave all of that in the past and start fresh. With that out of the way, it's good to see you guys are doing well. I hope to have some fun RPing here again. I doubt that I'll be as...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: The Black Forge
Topic: The Black Forge OOC thread
Replies: 5
Views: 3211

Re: The Black Forge OOC thread

I'll be throwing my hat in here with Muk Skullcrusha.
by ArsenicJohn
Thu May 24, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan blinked, staring at the object in front of his face. As he shook off the dizziness it dawned on him. The damn Gartagen's crotch was in his face. Before he could react, Creature was already up and moving. Corgan climbed to his feet and looked at Creature. "Keep your damn junk to yourself, assh...
by ArsenicJohn
Fri May 18, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan stared at the abomination's open gullet in disgust. He barely had time to react to the stream of vile fluids launched at him, dodging to the side just as the projectile vomit passed by. Even with his EVA suit and combat armor, he didn't want to risk coming in direct contact with the creature ...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon May 07, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: Quick RPs and One on Ones
Replies: 2
Views: 2182

Re: Quick RPs and One on Ones

Hmm, maybe we should do more of this. It seems that not much is happening right now. I will admit that the activity level on the site has been bothering me. I have been frustrated because it seems like I'm the only person bothered by it, or even acknowledging it. More one on one RP might be what I n...
by ArsenicJohn
Thu May 03, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan watched the third dog dart towards the robot. Sweat dripped from his forehead. The EVA suit was beginning to get a bit warm. He was used to fighting in the Muur armor but not with an environment suit around it. He considered waiting until it pounced on A-05. Although the robot hadn't been hel...
by ArsenicJohn
Sun Apr 15, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan rolled his eyes at Creature. He noticed the dino girl moving towards the corpse and turned his head to look. After she was done he just stared incredulously. He started to make an objection about eating dead people being morally reprehensible, but something more pressing was happening. The fa...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Apr 02, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan was stunned by the appearance of such a relic of a uniform in this dismal place. He understood now why the man didn't tell them everything. His mention of a woman intrigued Corgan the most. Ayana herself had never been found, at least to his knowledge. Some fools had even been biding their ti...
by ArsenicJohn
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Priority One
Topic: Free Heraldry!
Replies: 12
Views: 4871

Re: Free Heraldry!

Thanks for my patch!

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by ArsenicJohn
Sat Mar 24, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan looked back at the doorway. He didn't know where Alexis had disappeared to, and he didn't want to go without her. The tearing sounds coming from the hallway pushed him forward. With that stealth tech she has she's probably fine, he told himself. He followed the rest of the motley crew into th...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Mar 19, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Hailing Frequencies
Topic: Introduction Post Template
Replies: 3
Views: 2382

Re: Introduction Post Template

Hmm. I didn't think we needed a template but it does make it easier. Guess I will do this too Nickname: Arsenic, AJ How you found Shattered Universe?: I am one of the founders What do you want to do on Shattered Universe?: I want to welcome you! I also run the Baba Yaga and I write the Zugak. I want...
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: I'ee in Shattered Universe
Replies: 6
Views: 3265

Re: I'ee in Shattered Universe

Yeah, I don't think we've really worked out much of what happened before humans arrived in the Sector. Except maybe with the Ersetu, Elves, and Vekimen. I know my species lived on a secluded planet for a long time. They were pretty uninteresting to spacefaring people until recently. We know that an ...
by ArsenicJohn
Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: I'ee in Shattered Universe
Replies: 6
Views: 3265

Re: I'ee in Shattered Universe

Anthro wasp waifus for everyone!
by ArsenicJohn
Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan heard the voice. He assumed it was just a recording until it started giving directions. The sounds of the creatures behind him propelled him forward until he turned the corner into the med bay. He quickly popped out the magazine and slipped in a fresh one, putting the spent one in one of his ...
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Hailing Frequencies
Topic: *Squeak*
Replies: 4
Views: 2665

Re: *Squeak*

WASP WAIFU
by ArsenicJohn
Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Priority One
Topic: Free Heraldry!
Replies: 12
Views: 4871

Re: Free Heraldry!

I'm in for a Baba Yaga patch.
by ArsenicJohn
Thu Mar 08, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Hailing Frequencies
Topic: New Players, Read This
Replies: 1
Views: 1962

New Players, Read This

To any new players: Hello! Welcome to Shattered Universe forums! We mostly post our collaborative stories here on the forums but we are incredibly active on our Discord channel! We have members from all over the world, so there is usually someone around. We are a community of creative people, many o...
by ArsenicJohn
Sun Mar 04, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Derelict Hallway Corgan seemed puzzled for a moment after the undead man's head exploded. He thought that he had aimed for the chest. It was distressing that the target seemed not to be phased by having its brain missing. In conjunction with the strange eye stems popping out of its neck, that told h...
by ArsenicJohn
Tue Feb 27, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: Art Request Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 5009

Re: Art Request Thread

Yesss, thank you!
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: The Star Map
Replies: 5
Views: 2947

Re: The Star Map

8-) Current revision Image
by ArsenicJohn
Mon Feb 26, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Crimson Corsairs
Topic: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel
Replies: 115
Views: 31434

Re: [Crimson Corsairs] 4.0 - Fish in a Barrel

Corgan heard the skittering sound, freezing where he stood. He activated the night vision mode in his cybernetics. Flashbacks to the horrors of the ancient ship in the I'ee system threatened to drag him into despair. He knew if that happened he would likely never come back. There was nowhere to run ...
by ArsenicJohn
Sun Feb 25, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: Art Request Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 5009

Re: Art Request Thread

I would like to get art for my Ersetu Captain from Gunsight1 if possible. Currently in his queue for species art but I can only afford art every so often, so would appreciate help with art for her. Character: http://www.shattered-universe.com/doku.php?id=character:npc:gwenyth_kinnon Plot: http://www...
by ArsenicJohn
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: The Star Map
Replies: 5
Views: 2947

Re: The Star Map

Most recent map
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by ArsenicJohn
Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Star Traveller
Topic: Star Traveller OOC thread
Replies: 10
Views: 4173

Re: Star Traveller OOC thread

I'm making an Atraxian for this
by ArsenicJohn
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Setting Discussion
Topic: Getting the ball rolling
Replies: 14
Views: 4644

Re: Getting the ball rolling

My list of priorities is as follows:

1) Finish Zugak species page
2) Baba Yaga prep
3) Zugak homeworld, religion, and history
4) Cerberus Syndicate page
5) Syndicate system
5) Syndicate history