History Literature / SecondApocalypse

14th Jun '16 10:02:41 AM CaptainCrawdad
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* TheQuietOne: Lord Kosoter. Achamian recognizes him immediately as the type of man who begrudges every word. His men have an instinctive moment of panic whenever he chooses to speak.
8th Jun '16 9:11:51 AM CaptainCrawdad
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* CourtMage: The Imperial Saik are an entire order of Court Mages.

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* CourtMage: CourtMage:
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The Imperial Saik are an entire order of Court Mages.Mages for the Nansur Empire.
** Achamian spends some time as Kellhus's official "Vizier."
** In the Aspect-Experor trilogy, all schools have become court mages.



* CreepyChild: Kelmomas, the youngest son of Kellhus.
* CrystalDragonJesus: Inri Sejenus. Bakker almost certainly derived his surname from the abbreviated form of ''Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum'' (Jesus the Nazarene, King of the Jews).

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* CreepyChild: Kelmomas, Children of Dunyain stock. Most are unable to love, and they are all extraordinarily intelligent from an eerily young age, causing children barely old enough to walk to make penetrating insights to their caretakers. Kelmomas is the youngest only son of Kellhus.
Kellhus who can hide his true nature, even from Kellhus, making him seem like an angelic and loving child. In reality, he is a murderous psychopath.
* CrystalDragonJesus: Inri Sejenus. Bakker almost certainly derived his surname "Inri" from the abbreviated form of ''Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum'' (Jesus the Nazarene, King of the Jews).
1st Jun '16 8:41:20 AM CaptainCrawdad
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* FamousLastWords: Conphas's rigidly loyal and proper captain receives a mortal wound while fighting by his side. The captain uses his remaining moments to very formally inform Conphas that he always hated him.

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* FamousLastWords: Conphas's rigidly loyal and proper captain groom receives a mortal wound while fighting by his side. The captain groom uses his remaining moments to very formally inform Conphas that he always hated him.
22nd May '16 2:47:23 PM CaptainCrawdad
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But in the midst of the Holy War arrives a wandering monk, Anasûrimbor Kellhus. He is the scion of an isolated sect who have spent millennia making themselves into beings of pure logic. Leaving his sect for the first time, Kellhus is completely ignorant about the outside world. At the same time, his astounding mental and physical abilities, untainted by emotion or morality, are like nothing the world has ever seen. Will Kellhus find his father, and what will he impact along the way?

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But in the midst of the Holy War arrives a wandering monk, Anasûrimbor Kellhus. He is the scion of an isolated sect who have spent millennia making themselves into beings of pure logic. Leaving his sect for the first time, time to answer is father's summons, Kellhus is completely ignorant about the outside world. At the same time, his astounding mental and physical abilities, untainted by emotion or morality, are like nothing the world has ever seen. Will Kellhus find his father, and what will he impact along the way?
20th May '16 2:16:58 PM CaptainCrawdad
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** The ArcWords of "Death came swirling down" when a character dies is a riff on Creator/{{Homer}}'s use of "Darkness swirled over his eyes" and similar phrases.
22nd Apr '16 4:53:53 PM CaptainCrawdad
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** Inrithi: A hybrid polytheistic/monotheistic religion with an overarching "church" and leader akin to Catholicism. The Shriah is the Pope.
** Fanim: Arab Muslims. Their fashion, weaponry and symbols are all Arab, and their staunch monotheism in comparison to the slightly more polytheistic aspects of Inrithism is reminiscent of Islam versus Catholicism's Holy Trinity and abundance of saints. The Padirajah is the Sultan/Caliph.

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** Inrithi: A hybrid polytheistic/monotheistic Fantasy Christians. Their religion is based on an ancient text of tribal tales and laws that were amended in a separate text by a latter prophet who is worshiped as an incarnation of God. It is a hybrid between polytheism and monotheism, with an overarching "church" and leader akin to Catholicism. The Shriah is the Pope.
** Fanim: Arab Muslims. Their fashion, weaponry and weaponry, symbols and terminology are all Arab, and their staunch monotheism in comparison to the slightly more polytheistic aspects of Inrithism is reminiscent of Islam versus Catholicism's Holy Trinity and abundance of saints. The Padirajah is the Sultan/Caliph.



** Shimeh: Jerusalem, the holy city in two major competing religions.

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** Shimeh: Jerusalem, the a holy city in two major competing religions.
15th Apr '16 9:55:40 AM CaptainCrawdad
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* SpeakInUnison: The No-God speaks in the voices of a hundred thousand sranc.
14th Apr '16 9:02:46 AM CaptainCrawdad
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** "The Logos is without beginning or end."


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** Kellhus's many Dunyain aphorisms, usually found in the narration describing his internal thoughts:
*** "He followed the shortest path, the Logos."
*** "The Logos is without beginning or end."
*** "He was Dunyain, one of the Conditioned."
14th Apr '16 8:49:16 AM CaptainCrawdad
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The first series, ''The Prince of Nothing'', tells the tale of a son searching for his father during a Holy War, in a medieval world where FunctionalMagic exists and an obscure AncientConspiracy, ShroudedInMyth, is plotting TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt. The characters who are embroiled in this conflict include a tired BadassBookworm sorcerer, a cunning [[HookerWithAHeartOfGold whore]], and a mentally unstable barbarian chieftain. But in the midst of the Holy War arrives a wandering monk, Anasûrimbor Kellhus. He is the scion of an isolated sect who have spent millennia making themselves into beings of pure logic.

Leaving his sect for the first time, Kellhus is completely ignorant about the outside world. At the same time, his astounding mental and physical abilities, untainted by emotion or morality, are like nothing the world has ever seen. Will Kellhus find his father, and what will he impact along the way?

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The first series, ''The Prince of Nothing'', tells the tale of a son searching for his father during a Holy War, in a medieval world where FunctionalMagic exists and an obscure AncientConspiracy, ShroudedInMyth, is plotting TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt. The characters who are embroiled in this conflict include a tired BadassBookworm sorcerer, a cunning [[HookerWithAHeartOfGold whore]], prostitute]], and a mentally unstable barbarian chieftain. chieftain.

But in the midst of the Holy War arrives a wandering monk, Anasûrimbor Kellhus. He is the scion of an isolated sect who have spent millennia making themselves into beings of pure logic.

logic. Leaving his sect for the first time, Kellhus is completely ignorant about the outside world. At the same time, his astounding mental and physical abilities, untainted by emotion or morality, are like nothing the world has ever seen. Will Kellhus find his father, and what will he impact along the way?
14th Apr '16 7:11:05 AM Derkhan
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[[AC:''The Second Apocalypse'' consists of:]]

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