Greek Psychic Geneticallly Modified Ninjas EXTREME!!!
Description: It's Ancient Greece Achilles is leading his troops from Troy to reunify Greece. Hell, that country needs some unification, with it's every-man-for-himself policy. Socrates is leading a psychic renaissance, eking out a tiny spark of Psychic power in every man. Alexander the Great has stolen Hercule's genes and made himself an army of Hercules. It's up to Pericles the leader of the Athenian General Assembly to send out his GENETICALLY MODIFIED PSYCHIC NINJAS to find out what's going on with his rivals and protect the last bastion of sanity in Greece. And where has his boy-toy gone?
Society composed of politically autonomous geographical regions ranging in size from cities to continents or entire planets. "I am a citizen of Great Britain"
The society is in the midst of a dramatic flowering of new ideas and institutions. Ex: 16th century Italy, Weimar Germany
Wheel, writing, agriculture, horses, carts, sailing rafts, small galleys, metal tipped spears and arrows, bronze swords, leather armor, water wheel, supportive medical treatment and herbs
Bronze Age (TL 1)
Artificial lifeforms are available for purchase, and creation of variant human subspecies may be common.
Secrets, infiltration, covert manipulation of others
Heroic characters in a high-action world
Psionics are an outgrowth of the Collective Unconscious or other "meta-mind"
Structure: Mass Mind
All people are psychic, but special training is required to make use of the ability. Psionics will tend to be restricted to powerful groups with resources for training.