Tag Archives: Tlingit

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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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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Ray Troll Art

This picture (entititled The Battle of Old Sitka, June, 1802 by Ray Troll) has been brought up various times in relation to Hyperborea, but it bears repeating here because it’s awesome: The authour describes it as follows: This drawing was … Continue reading

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Astonishing ACKS – Pictish Painted Warrior

(I picked up the Pictish Warrior book from Osprey Publishing for my birthday and was inspired to write up this custom class.) A Pictish Painted Warrior is instantly recognizable by the magic tattoos that scar his skin. It is his … Continue reading

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