Tag Archives: Atlantean

Hyperborean Languages

I’ve started organizing information from my Astonishing ACKS campaign into actual pages on this gameblog. I’m posting this fragment today so I don’t misplace it… All PCs are assumed speak Common and their cultural dialect. Degree of literacy depends on … Continue reading

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Atlanteans in Hyperborea

(I recently read The Wars of Atlantis and am on a bit of an Atlantis kick. Here’s some more info on Atlantean Custom Classes; starting with the flavour text repeated from an earlier post.) Atlanteans are medium-built men of glaucous … Continue reading

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Setting Info – Hyperborean Cultures

Here’s some background for the Hyperborean cultures. The adventure takes place in Brigand’s Bay, which has a racially-diverse population: In addition to characters of “Common” stock, Kelt, Skandik, (renegade) Picts, Kimmerian (and Kimmeri-Kelt), and Eskuit are all acceptable. I’ve greyed … Continue reading

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Astonishing ACKS – Sea Blood Custom Classes

(After a long hiatus, another Hyperborean ACKS post – this one based on the Space Cockroach’s custom class and LL Realms of Crawling Chaos.) There are communities near the sea that speak in hushed whispers of what lies in the … Continue reading

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Astonishing ACKS – Atlantean Custom Classes

Atlanteans are medium-built men of glaucous complexion, black or brown hair, aquiline features, and pale grey or yellow eyes. These are the scattered remnants of a nearly extinct race whose origins trace back to Old Earth’s antediluvian Atlantis. The Atlanteans … Continue reading

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