The Hell Between Worlds

Submitter: Anonymous
Description: Just as technology began to master universe at the quantum level, the universe bit back. Quantum dynamics turns out to be governed by spirits. This advance has led to an period of explosive growth, as the wizard powered starships left the earth for neaby stars. Recently, some ships that jumped through mana-space have become lost without a trace. There is something out there that has begun feeding on magic. Can the players find more magic or resources on the planets still in range before the foundation of the new mana-economy is swept away?

Cultural Organization

Society organized into medium to large groups of geographically anchored people, predominantly farmers. "I am a farmer in the Nile Valley"
Agrarian

Social Conditions

The society believes itself to be in a Boom, but it isn't sustainable or stable. Ex: 1920s, mid-1980s
Bubble

Tech Level

Faster-than-light star travel, sentient computers, mature genetic engineering, nanotechology, longevity, particle-beam blaster, cold fusion, panimmunity, brain-tapes, complex implants, suspended animation, automedic; similar to Babylon 5 or Star Trek's Enterprise era
Starfaring (TL 9)

Narrative Emphasis

Travel, Do-gooding, searching for wealth and excitement
Adventuring

Reality Style

Doomed characters in terrifying circumstances
Horror

Goodies

Magic

Magic which derives from the practitioner's level of enlightenment and/or exposure to supernatural phenomena. Mage and Star Wars both provide examples of this.
Structure: Gnostic

Mages, or at least powerful mages, are born, not made.
Spice: Inborn Talent

Problem - Option ID = 08 - There was no record in table `05 - Goodies` for the selected ID

Something Weird is going on (Goodie 08 08)
Problem


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