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  • Unconquered Rage of Chaos

    * Awesome Name - Unconquered Rage of Chaos * Appearance - A button from a Confederate infantry soldier's coat, it appears a very well preserved specimen, with a secure shank present. It has an even rich brown patina, and no mars or dings. Once taken …

  • Searing Light of Reason

    * Awesome Name - Searing Light of Reason * Appearance - A wooden butane lighter, scarred and marked by years of use and disuse, but against all odds, it still works. * Benefit - When lit, the smoky fumes from the item reinforces the user's will, …

  • Perhaps We Are Asking The Wrong Questions

    h1. GM Summary Deciding to follow [[:derek-ingrey | Detective Ingrey]], [[:mister-hugo-bespun | Hugo]] and [[:arcas-lumin | Lumin]] drive through the streets of Charlottesville, heading downtown to identify the mortal remains of their shared mentor [[: …

  • A Consuming Fire

    As the wizard took his last breath, a quiet descended upon the hotel. The threatening visage faded from the faces of both spirits, as the soldier's face returned to more human-like proportions, and the claws at the end of the woman's fingers faded into …

  • Tonight's the Right Night

    [[File:530889 | class=media-item-align-none | downtownmall.jpg]] The Downtown Mall at night. A perfect place to meet up and have a drink, the night scene is pretty bustling beneath the canopy of lights. There’s also opportunities for other …

  • Guess Who's Coming To Dinner?

    h1. GM Summary [[:arcas-lumin | Lumin]] decides to investigate the scene where [[:russell-bennett | Warden Bennett's]] body was discovered, but he and [[:mister-hugo-bespun | Hugo]] know that they need to rendezvous with the others to exchanged …

  • Broken Things

    h1. GM Summary After the dead end at [[Harris Charitable Fund Program | Harris Charitable Fund Program]], the group decides to reorient. They have uncovered a lot of information, but feel that their focus is suffering for it all. Knowing that they …

  • The End Of The Road

    h1. GM Summary Having gone to the corn field where the warden's body was found, [[:arcas-lumin | Arcas]] realizes that the battle didn't happen on this side of the nevernever. With that in mind, he quickly steps to the other side, finding himself in a …

  • The Commission

    h1. GM Summary The group has scored a major win, putting a major league warlock out of business and avenging the Warden's death. They know there is much to be done, but that will be left to the next Warden. Or at least that's the plan... Using the …

  • A Deadly Boar Hunt

    h1. GM Summary With no lack of threads to follow, and no lack of questions to go along with them, the group decides to chase down the last place that they knew [[:christian-kane | Kane]] had gone- to Boar's Head to check on his meeting with [[: …

  • Bringing Down the Hospital

    After an alarmed call from [[:shane-soup-ginnell | Soup]], [[:mister-hugo-bespun | Hugo]] called [[:alucard-jackson | Alucard]] to tell him to head for the hospital to keep [[:jefferson-green | Jefferson Green]] safe and to take [[:nickodemus | Nickodemus …

  • A Deadly Game of Cat and Mouse

    Leaving [[:kassandra-rockefeller-johnson | Kassandra]] and [[:alucard-jackson | Alucard]] behind to guard the still-confused [[:jefferson-green | Jefferson Green]], [[:shane-soup-ginnell | Soup]], [[:nickodemus | Nickodemus]], and [[:mister-hugo-bespun | …

  • Down the Rabbit Hole

    After causing a little arson, and tricking a druggie into letting them into his apartment, the team searches for any indication of what their tail was doing here, and wait for him to return from checking on his car in order to subdue him. A simple enough …

  • Mind Games

    [[:mister-hugo-bespun | Hugo]] realizes that the group has been caught in the twisted mindscape of [[:tom-gersic | Gersic]] the whole time. He's not sure how deep it goes, but does realize that things have spiraled out of Gersic's control, and these …

  • A Violent Disposition

    [[:alucard-jackson | Alucard]] was strangely silent about his expulsion from the dream realm, and what happened with Tracy and his groupie. Though they knew that he was no stranger to death and destruction, it still struck strange that no details were …

  • A City's Sordid Past

    Back at the sanctum, the group looked over Soup's findings: a locket and a bible with two letters and a note within. The note- really no more than a torn scrap of paper- is wrapped around the locket. The locket is a small thing of silver, with a …

  • Ghostly Echoes

    The blue hour- that scant period of twilight that separates the brightness of day and the darkness of night- was upon the group as they visited the construction site. Though it looked peaceful, there was the feeling of sun unseen turmoil in the air. …

  • No Rest in Victory

    After their experiences in the Nevernever, the group decides to take care of business that had been left undone. [[:shane-soup-ginnell | Soup]] needed to refresh his ingredients for his potions, and [[:mister-hugo-bespun | Hugo]] had a meeting to finish …

  • Digging in the Dirt

    After returning to the Sanctum and comparing notes, the group realizes that everyone was attacked other than [[:nickodemus | Nickodemus]], who says only that he was _out of contact_, so they wouldn't have been able to find him. Letting the cryptic …

  • Down on the Upside

    After piecing together the fact that [[:ephraim-law | Ephraim Law]] had killed their most solid lead, the group decided that they should go after the tenuous link that they had to Law - [[:drexl-wallace | Drexl Wallace]]. They decided that they didn't …

  • The Devil You Know

    [[:shane-soup-ginnell | Soup]] was able to break into [[:william-mac-moore | Mac's]] room on [[:drexl-wallace | Drexl's Wallace's]] estate and find a keycard- one that he hoped would let them into [[Harris Charitable Fund Program | Harris' charity]]. …

  • Caritas in Veritate

    After [[:shane-soup-ginnell | Soup]] found the keycard at [[:drexl-wallace | Drexl Wallace's]] estate, the group decided to pay another visit to [[Harris Charitable Fund Program | Harris' Charity]]. All roads seemed to lead there, and they were running …

  • The Battle's Done, and We Kinda Won...

    A long time coming, the group should feel some measure of success at stopping Harris. But the fact that they couldn't bring that to a 'final' conclusion stuck with them. Especially after losing Nickodemus in the bargain. Though Hugo seemed ok, and …

  • That's What Friends Are For

    At the mall, the group goes through the song and dance to get [[:plotius | Plotius]] to help, and realize that the obvious solution was right in front of them- the wall itself. Few people know, but the [[Freedom of Speech Wall | wall]] is not only an …

  • An Unexpected Surprise

    Arriving back at the Sanctum, [[:shane-soup-ginnell | Soup]] and [[:mister-hugo-bespun | Hugo]] set to work on the drive, but it confounds them. They find that they can't find any indication of the geolocation that the drive has to be taken to in order …

  • A Little Help from My Friends

    A mesopotamian cult ritual. An encrypted USB Drive. White powder. What do these things have in common? Even with [[:alucard-jackson | Alucard's]] increased investigation skills and all of their normal resources, the group has no ideas. So they …

  • Spooky Sayings

    The team definitely got a [[:percy-snodgrass | Snoddy]] feel from this [[:bruce-riedel | Reidel]] character. He told them to meet him on the mall, and some skatepunk dropped off a box of cupcakes from Capellino's Crazy Cakes. After a bit of back and …

  • Money Makes the World Go Round

    [[File:530880 | class=media-item-align-none | moneymakestheworldgoround.jpg]] Everything runs on money- especially charity. This is nowhere more evident than the clinic - equipment, drugs, rent… Mrs. Scruggs is a tough old woman, who runs a tight …

  • Apartment Hunting

    [[File:530885 | class=media-item-align-none | norcrossapartments.jpg]] With the renovations on the downtown mall to make it more inviting to nightlife as well as business professionals, there have been many renovations of buildings close to the area- …

  • An Emergent Situation

    [[File:530894 | class=media-item-align-none | insidethewardenssanctum.jpg]] “I invite you three,” Soup said deliberately as they reached the door, “into the sanctum.” “She’s OD’ing on the Red Court venom,” Soup said as quickly started to help David …

  • A Pause for Reflection

    [[File:530902 | class=media-item-align-none | mudhouse.jpg]] As far as places to go this time of night, there were relatively few- surprising in a college town. Waffle House and a few diners… but the only place to really hang out and get a good cup of …

  • Over the River and through the Woods

    [[File:530905 | class=media-item-align-none | davidshouse.jpg]] David’s house was right on the Rivanna river- close enough that the sounds of the river were able to be heard as they drove up to it. He had neighbors, but the lot was large enough that …

  • Harris Charitable Fund Program

    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/65110/logo_top4.gif(Logo top4)! Philanthropy is an opportunity to transform personal beliefs and values into action The Harris myCFO Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity which sponsors donor-advised funds …

  • The Archives

    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] * [[The People]] ** [[The White Court]] ** [[Chi Phi Fraternity]] ** [[Shadow of the Warden]] ** [[Dirt First]] ** [[ …

  • Supernatural

    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] * [[The People]] ** [[The White Court]] ** [[Chi Phi Fraternity]] ** [[Shadow of the Warden]] ** [[Dirt First]] ** [[ …

  • Mundane

    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] * [[The People]] ** [[The White Court]] ** [[Chi Phi Fraternity]] ** [[Shadow of the Warden]] ** [[Dirt First]] ** [[ …

  • missing-professor

    h3. Tensions on the rise on UVA Campus

    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80256/garrett.png(Garrett)!
    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80259/fiona-mciver-sm.jpg(Fiona mciver sm)! …

  • day-6-all-about-money

    h3. Day 6: All About the Money

    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80220/cover-abshire-court-series.jpg(Day Six)!
    Did Eric Abshire know he stood to collect $1.5 million if his wife died in a hit and run, and did …

  • balance-of-power

    h3. Balance of power: What's at stake in the 2011 elections |!http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80263/julian-priest-sm.jpg(Julian Priest)!|!http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80264/alexander-markos-sm.jpg(Raymond Harris)!|!http://cdn. …

  • halfaday-arrested

    h3. Halfaday arrested: Council candidate charged with involvement in death of lawyer

    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80267/news-james-halfaday.jpg(James Halfaday)!
    Former Democratic City Council candidate …

  • rising-problem-snow

    h3. Rising Problem: Snow before Christmas *CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA* -- Abbie thought she was experimenting with a harmless recreational drug. She couldn’t have been more wrong. For about a month, Abbie, who wants to remain anonymous, snorted a new …

  • day-4-an-unwitting

    h3. Day 4: An Unwitting Accomplice

    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80220/cover-abshire-court-series.jpg(Day Six)!
    On a day when colleagues of slain kindergarten teacher Justine Abshire took the stand to …

  • day-5-abshire

    h3. Day 5: Abshire Expressed Marriage Regret

    !http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/80220/cover-abshire-court-series.jpg(Day Six)!
    Speaking in a soft– at times shaking– voice, Eric Abshire's high school sweetheart, …

  • Battle of Rio Hill

    The Battle of Rio Hill was a skirmish in the American Civil War in which Union cavalry raided a Confederate camp in Albemarle County, Virginia. In the early afternoon of February 26, 1864, Union Brig. Gen. George A. Custer and between 1,000 to 3,000 …

  • Fontaine Hotel

    The Madame Vilma Kletoráska. "The Madame," as she was known in the town, "Moms Raska" to her girls, came to America from Hungary in 1863 with her father, General Zoltán Kletoráska, a military advisor to Civil War general Jubal Early. As her father fought …

  • Research Dossiers

    h3. Introduction Given a tip by [[:d-l-hawkins | D. L. Hawkins]], the team tracks [[:ephraim-law | Ephraim Law]] to the estate of [[:drexl-wallace | Drexl Wallace]]. It is daunting, to say the least. They decide that a bit of discretion is warranted, …

  • The Haven Clinic

    [[File:530976 | class=media-item-align-none | havenclinic.jpg]]

    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] ** [[Club 216]] ** [[Chi Phi House]] ** [[McIntire Park …

  • The Warden's Sanctum

    [[File:530892 | class=media-item-align-none | wardenssanctum.jpg]]

    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] ** [[Club 216]] ** [[Chi Phi House]] ** [[McIntire …

  • The Downtown Mall

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    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] ** [[Club 216]] ** [[Chi Phi House]] ** [[McIntire …

  • Mudhouse Coffee Roasters

    [[File:530902 | class=media-item-align-none | mudhouse.jpg]]

    h3. Menu * [[Home Page|The Campaign]] * [[Main Page|The Hook]] * [[The News]] * [[The City]] ** [[Club 216]] ** [[Chi Phi House]] ** [[McIntire Park]] …

  • Raymond Harris

    Raymond Harris, 45, is the Managing Director at Fisher Lynch Capital, a private equity firm investing in venture capital funds, buyout funds, and co-investments with approximately $700 million under management and offices in San Mateo and Boston. He is …

  • Derek Ingrey

    After college, Ingrey decided that he didn't want to be a lawyer. But he did like the Charlottesville area. And he didn't like how big town sentiment was coming to his college town. So he decided to do something about it. Graduated with honors from …

  • D. L. Hawkins

    What happens when a bright young man has no one to lead him out of terrible circumstances? D.L. Hawkins might well be a poster child for that particular question. Smart enough to make himself useful while keeping a low profile, he has a preternatural …

  • Ephraim Law

    Ephraim Law was born Paul Lamont on October 20th, 1972, in Long Beach, California to mean but steady beginnings. His father Vernell was a career postal worker, and his mother Willa was a registered nurse. Pauls's parents separated while he was still a …

  • Drexl Wallace

    Born Drexl Isaac Wallace, 12 May 1959, Eltham, London, England, UK Background: Wallace was born in Eltham, London, the son of Jamaican immigrant parents, and brought up in Lewisham, England. His mother was a nurse and his father worked in various jobs. …

  • William “Mac” Moore

    Born September 9, 1973, in Richmond, Virginia, William Moore moved to Los Angeles, California, to live with his paternal aunt after the death of his father while he was in the sixth grade; his mother had died earlier when he was in the third grade. His …