The Book of Haplo – The Story of Anubis Chapter 4- The End of the Darkness – Anubis

–==Official Submission==– FROM: Lieutenant Anubis RE: The Story of Anubis Chapter 4- The End of the Darkness Chapter 4- The End of the Darkness Little is known of the happenings that transpired after the lich walked the land. We know that it spent a good deal of time in the service of the Crimson Alliance. We know for a time the lich was in the service of the Dark Goddess Kishara serving as a Ringwielder in an attempt to bring about the age of destruction. And we know how he met his end as detailed below… The stars were aligned in a most disturbing manner. Lord Anubis sat poised in thought in his throne room. The desert winds had picked up since nightfall the tower would have seemed quite cool if he had been able to sense the chill. He had no desire...

The Book of Haplo – The Story of Anubis Chapter 3- The Beginning of the Darkness – Anubis

–==Official Submission==– FROM: Lieutenant Anubis RE: The Story of Anubis Chapter 3- The Beginning of the Darkness Chapter 3- The Beginning of the Darkness Present day Captain Anubis sat at his desk reading ancient text from a book that appeared older than the land itself. His most recent purchase to his collection and by far his most costly. Carefully he turned the brittle pages, straining to make out the arcane words. His books gave him an escape from the politics he dealt with as captain; long hours of debate and conflict can wear a man down. Lighting struck and the desert rains came. This would be a most violent storm this night, getting up from his desk he went to the window to close the shutters. Back to his desk and into his book. The clock...

The Book of Haplo – The Story of Anubis Chapter 2- The Journal of the Lich – Anubis

–==Official Submission==– FROM: Lieutenant Anubis RE: The Story of Anubis Chapter 2- The Journal of the Lich Chapter 2- The Journal of the Lich The following is an excerpt from an ancient journal of the Lich Lord Tilakari. Translated by Shadowspawn Circa -2000 years Long before the shattering, Sosaria was a savage and dangerous land. Nomads traveled the earth raiding camps and villages. One such tribe of nomads was The Kersha; they were perhaps the most brutal. They murdered tens of thousands of people, men, women and children alike, burning and pillaging, villages and farms, unopposed. It was a dark time and the people of Sosaria lived in constant fear. Not far from where Vesper is today there was a gypsy camp. These gypsies did not fear the nomad...

The Book of Haplo – The Story of Anubis Chapter 1- The Begining of Life – Anubis

–==Official Submission==– FROM: Lieutenant Anubis RE: The Story of Anubis Chapter 1- The Begining of Life Chapter 1- The Begining of Life Circa -25 years A child was born in Vesper today, to Sir Garthis and Lady Tamella, they named their son after the great Magi-King that brought peace during the Age of the Warlords. Garthis was a solider who served under Lord British for over 20 years, he had since retired and ran a small provisioners shop in South Vesper. Lady Tamella sold her tailored goods there. The family was very happy; their son would serve the good Lord British like his father had, but not before he got some meat on his bones. When the son of Garthis was finally old enough to work, he was sent into the forests to chop trees and craft bows to...

The Book of Haplo – Of Friends and Enemies – Haplo

–==Official Submission==– FROM: Lieutenant Junior-Grade Haplo RE: Of Friends and Enemies A report submitted to the society Brothers and Sisters, As is usually the case, my account of the events of last evening begin with an urgent call over my comm crystal to come to Northwood as soon as I can. Issued by my brother not only in the society, but in blood, I made haste to Northwood. Upon arriving at the tower, I saw Simon, Silent, and Venom sitting around waiting for me with looks of mixed amusement and concern on their faces. They told me I wouldn’t be happy with the news they were about to give, and then in walks Swiftwind. I knew something was up. Swiftwind gave an account of the events prior to my arrival in Northwood. Apparently a young girl...