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[Blades In The Dark] Arcus 08

This week in the city of Arcus our scoundrels try to expand their turf even further. They case notions of a bakery, consider opening a casino, and even attempt to gain stakes in a Pali ring. 
But are their forces conspiring against them? It seems like someone keeps getting in their way.
Hit play and travel to Arcus with us to uncover more.

EDITORS NOTE: Sorry about the bean bag noise. We tried to edit it out, but our voices sounded really weird. The bean bag is not too common a noise in the recording.

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[Blades In The Dark]: Arcus 07

The smell of smoke still lingers amongst the orchards and The Bright Nights are reduced to ash but the Spectres are kept busy putting out fires. One war is over but there’s no real rest as Nain runs from his past, Zaphira puts hers in its place and Fazio expands his job prospects. This week in Arcus: What’s in a name?

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Blades In The Dark: Arcus Episode 6

Our gang goes to war, and oh my do they go to war.
Ghosts, Skyships, Rivals, and Cassowary’s are all thrown into the mix for this Daring assault on the lair of the Bright Nights.

Content Warning as always; wildfire, vehicular manslaughter, and graphic violence.

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Blades In The Dark: Arcus Episode 5


In this weeks episode the Specters finish off their ship recovery job, dealing with demonic cargo and dying crew members. As well as dealing with some pesky entanglements.
Content Warning: this episode contains exploration of themes related to suicide, and bloody sacrifice. 

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Blades In The Dark: Arcus Episode 4

The Spectres Of The Iron Pen(we have a crew name now) have taken over a restaurant, and indulged vices. We have a guest join us also
A big session this week covering lots of themes.
Content warning as always on this series, graphic violence is always an option.

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Blades In The Dark: Arcus Episode 2

This week in Arcus we explore Driftdock, exploitation of racial minorities, and have a chat about Impetus. All while trying to get paid. A quick heads up that the last 10 minutes of this recording is pretty mechanics heavy.

If you would like to listen to the Quiet Year game we used to create our setting you can gain access to it on our patreon for $1. (we will release this for free after season one of Arcus is complete.)

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Magical Creator Girls: A Magical Fury Campaign

3 teenage girls are about to encounter something that will change the course of their lives forever.
In this mini series we’ll explore the nature of power, identity, and belonging.
Our 3 heroines will explore a new world of possibility.
They’ll deal with complicated and unfamiliar histories.
And of course learn the true power of friendship.

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